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Here’s The Exact Date This Month That You’ll Give Up On The Gym

By: Claire Hannum / February 10, 2015

We’re told repeatedly that our New Year’s resolutions are doomed to implode sooner rather than later, but naysayers always keep it vague. “Oh, you’ll quit the second life gets stressful again,” they’ll say, but what the hell does that mean? Sometimes it’s better to know exactly when to expect our own failure to steel ourselves for a grim… More »


Frisky Eats: 16 Candy-Colored Valentine’s Day Cocktails

By: Claire Hannum / February 9, 2015

Want to add a little romance to your drink this Valentine’s Day? Bring the sizzle with these 16 colorful cocktails… More »


What Are We Feeling When We’re Feeling “Fat”?

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 9, 2015

Remember the “fat is not a feeling” hashtag? The phrase has been around for a long time, but it trended as a hashtag last October, when Facebook added “fat” to their “feeling” statuses, complete with a smiling face with implied double-chin and rosy, cherubic cheeks. I mean, it’s a cute little emoticon, but it made… More »


Wanderlust: A Pit Stop At The ER & Why You Should Travel With Health Insurance

By: Tiffanie Drayton / February 9, 2015

The only thing I didn’t consider when planning this solo traveling adventure is that I might end up in hospital. Sadly, I did.

I woke up in a pool of my own blood a few nights ago and was faced with a difficult choice: Do I go to the ER (which would be… More »


14 Valentine’s Day Crafts For Grown-Ups

By: Claire Hannum / February 9, 2015

I Understand, ComCast: 5 Rude Nicknames I Gave Customers While Working In Retail

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 9, 2015

It came out today that ComCast has a really, really big problem with nickname leaks. As in, they nicknamed a customer “Super Bitch,” and then sent her a bill with “Super Bitch” printed as her first name.

So, first of all, who’s the ComCast fuck-up who went ahead and actually wrote “Super Bitch”… More »


9 Spring Totes For Just About Everybody

By: Megan Reynolds / February 6, 2015

It’s cold out. The rodent in Pennsylvania saw his shadow. We must dig in our heels and hunker down in preparation for spring’s eventual arrival. There are ways of coping with this. Pack a bag and panic-purchase a ticket to somewhere balmy, throwing all your floaty things into a bag and jetting off to a… More »


How To Make A Salad You’ll Always Want To Eat

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 6, 2015

Making a salad at home is a pain in the ass and everyone knows it. Too much chopping! Too much washing! Too many partially-used ingredients sitting in your fridge afterward! BAH HUMBUG. NO SALAD.
Just kidding. I love salad. Greens are the most nutrient-dense food on the planet, and we as much as we… More »


These Houses Are Specially Built For The Young, Broke & Fabulous

By: Claire Hannum / February 6, 2015

A Dutch construction company has a plan in place for post-grads who are broke and less than thrilled at the prospect of moving in with their parents. The company, Heijmans, calls these 25- to 35-year-olds who are finished with college, unmarried, and getting started in their fields the “the Not-Quite Generation” and has a pla… More »


Frisky Eats: 14 Delish Homemade Cracker Recipes To Aid Your Mid-Winter Snacking And Soup Consumption

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 6, 2015

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. More »


These Hot Drinking Trends Will Keep You Warm This February

By: Ask Men / February 6, 2015

Are you done with that New Year’s resolution yet? Can we talk now? Ready?… It’s February. It’s freaking cold. The groundhog says there’s six more weeks of winter. You’ve also got to find exactly the right Valentine’s Day gift, totally last minute. Nothing good’s on the tube, except “The Walking Dead.” Screw this, you need… More »


Frisky Eats: 20 Sensual Chocolate Truffles For Every Valentine’s Palate

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 5, 2015

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 »


Sports Illustrated Will Feature A Plus-Size Model In A Swimsuit Ad For The First Time Ever

By: Beejoli Shah / February 5, 2015

We couldn’t be more proud of #CurvesInBikinis with @TheAshleyGraham in the 2015 @SI_Swimsuit! http://t.co/DeLU3A5L8y pic.twitter.com/JMawe9xbnL

— swimsuitsforall (@swimsuitsforall) February 4, 2015
The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue comes out next week and there will be one significant change from years past that’ll make this edition worth flipping through: for the first time in the… More »


“Passive-Aggressive” Hair Is The New Hotness, But It’s Actually Pretty Dumb

By: Megan Reynolds / February 5, 2015

The latest in hairstyle sorcery, fresh off the runway, is actually not much of anything at all. In the tradition of the New York Times being ahead of the curve when it comes to all things trendy, the usually-intelligent T: New York Times Style Magazine takes on the latest in hairstyle sorcery: “meh head”, cleverly coined… More »


Study: Could Too Much Running Shorten Your Life?

By: Claire Hannum / February 4, 2015

Science is now suggesting that you think twice before feeling smug about making it on to the treadmill this morning. A new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology found that running too frequently may increase your mortality rate. Researchers studied 5,000 healthy adults, 1,098 of whom were runners and 3,950 of whom… More »


Beauty IRL: Can I Wear Nude Lipstick Like Kylie Jenner?

By: Megan Reynolds / February 4, 2015

I am perpetually intrigued by the nude lip. There’s something about it that looks even more effortless than the standard swipe of bright red that’s been my go-to for so long. It’s becoming a thing, these days. Between the nineties resurgence in fashion and beauty and Kylie Jenner’s beautiful, pillowy, possibly-fake-but-definitely-a-LEWK lip steez, the nude… More »


What Does Your Tattoo Say About You? 26 Types Of Tattoos, Decoded

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 4, 2015

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 »


6 Inexpensive & Easy Ways To Wear Houndstooth This Winter

By: College Candy / February 3, 2015

Black and white classic houndstooth might seem tired and way too business casual for a college girl. This season, and seasons past, houndstooth has been sweeping the fashion world with statement pieces. If you have the winter blues and you’re ready to mix up your going out outfits, houndstooth is definitely for you. With our favorite TV starts rocking it, like… More »


Fifty Shades Of Grey Tattoos Tell Me Everything I Need To Know About Fifty Shades Of Grey

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 3, 2015

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 »


Thanks, I Made It Myself: 21 Chalkboard Paint Crafts To Art Up Your Home

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 2, 2015

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 »


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