PUT DOWN THE SALTINES, FRIEND. We both know you’ve been snacking on crackers for the last few weeks for one of three reasons:
You’re sick and you can only eat crackers without wanting to vom.
You’re sick and you’re trying to make your soup more tolerable.
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You know what’s even better than a box of chocolates on Valentine’s Day? A box of homemade, custom-curated chocolates on Valentine’s Day!
One great thing about truffles is that they are almost painfully easy to make – by and large, you melt chocolate with cream, mix in flavors, roll it into balls, cool… More »
Who needs to spend Valentine’s Day with an awkward dinner date or being gifted subpar chocolate when you can have more fun by yourself? Spend the night alone between the sheets with one of these kickass vibrators … you’re welcome. (Also, watch Amelia’s review of some these very vibrators here and here!) … More »
I am a super-duper tattoo enthusiast and am planning, now that I have a career, to eventually have my limbs totally covered. What do my tattoos say about me? I really don’t know yet — although I’ve been told more than once that it’s either incredibly narcissistic or super bad ass that I got a… More »
The Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Check Your Mate Valentine’s Day campaign encourages us to get to know our partners’ bodies and pay attention to any irregularities that could be a sign of cancer. The foundation re-imagines a fun, romantic approach to the often life-saving task of examining for abnormalities — after all, few people are more… More »
I never read any of the Fifty Shades of Grey books, because 1) I was advised not to read it by my very good friend who was reading it voraciously when it came out, and 2) Luvvie Ajayi epically live-tweeted reading the first book and called it #50ShadesOfShade, and it was perfect, and I pretty… More »
Chalkboard paint solves a lot of different problems at once: It’s a cheap and easy way to decorate, it allows you to re-decorate with the swipe of a cloth, and it can any object or space more practical or more useful. Check out these chalkboard paint tutorials for inpiration and instructions on how to make… More »
The Super Bowl is on Sunday evening, I think? Not entirely sure, but what matters is that the Puppy Bowl is definitely on Animal Planet at 3 p.m. EST and LET ME TELL YOU, the starting lineup this year is more adorable than ever before. Click through to squee until you can squee no longer at… More »
The Kardashian family has had an almost freakish amount of pets over the years, even for a gang as big as theirs. It’s great that they’re seemingly animal lovers, but they’ve developed a gross habit along the way of impulse buying a dog or cat like it’s a new accessory, publicly adoring him or her… More »
My mom grew up in South Dakota and Nebraska. She was the second of seven children, and the first daughter, which meant that she was the child most tasked with helping to prepare meals. Those two facts factored largely into my fish-less childhood — my mom did all the cooking, and she had absolutely no… More »
Most of the suggestions that you’ll find online for favors are totally lame (no offense if you’ve bought some of these): Personalized doo-dads no one will use, as if you need to constantly have your guests reminded of the fact that YOU GOT MARRIED!!!!!!; cruddy, also-personalized chocolate bars that no one really wants to eat;… More »
On the day-to-day, I tend to carry around big purses because I don’t like to leave the house without the space to carry whatever I may need, but nothing compares to the freedom I feel when I size down and opt for a cute little crossbody bag. They’re so simple and handsfree, and their small… More »
Last night’s SAG Awards brought together the hottest actors — and entire casts — in TV and film to laud each other for their thespian triumphs. But what did they wear? Click through to see who walked the red carpet… … More »
I wrote earlier this week about my total opposition to white wedding dresses and everything they stand for. Instead, I’ll be wearing a two-piece black dress to my wedding. Black dresses are versatile and re-wearable, always an excellent addition to your wardrobe, and blessedly more affordable than most traditional white wedding gowns. Flip through the… More »
I’ve always thought of turtlenecks as being one of the more … oppressive articles of clothing. In addition to having a fabric chokehold around your neck, turtlenecks cover so much skin that they’ve always struck me as being totally boring. Plus, I grew up on Southern California, where denim shorts with Ugg boots is more… More »
Nothing improves my productivity game like bright, tidy desk decor. This weekend I finally cleaned off the surface of my desk after weeks of letting it drown under clutter, and I feel like a new woman! Click through for some inspiration for your own dreamy at-home workspace… … More »
Yoga teacher and wellness expert Tiffany Cruickshank teamed up with her friend Renata Facchini of Liquido to put together a limited-edition fitness wear line with a focus on styles that will hold up in everyday life as well as at the gym. I love the concept of BFFs working together, but what’s even better is… More »
Working at the Frisky means coming across lots of terrible stock photos that make us tilt our head to one side and wonder WTF kind of twisted world the characters in the photos are living in. The Stock Photobomber takes that pondering to the next level by inserting pictures of himself into stock photos, making… More »
It only took 13 years, but I finally feel like I understand how to dress cute and comfortably for the face-numbingly cold East Coast winter. I have a couple truly warm coats, a pile of snuggly sweaters that don’t make my neck break out in hives and finally understand why the person who invented ear… More »
Bob, lobs and shobs weren’t the only trends we spotted at last night’s Golden Globes. Yellow dominated, ladies turned their backs and went side-swept, a few women dared to wear the pants, while others went back to their roots. Click through to see a few of the most notable trends on the red carpet… … More »