Posts tagged "astrological signs"

Astrology 101: The Most Endearing & Annoying Things About Each Sign

Every zodiac sign has a dark side and a super lovable side, but somewhere in the middle there are the personality traits that are just straight-up cute, and the ones that are super annoying. Which sign acts like a huge drama queen every time they get sick? Which sign is adorably obsessed with cuddling? Which…

Astrology 101: Are You A Fixed, Cardinal, Or Mutable Sign?

Ready for your Astrology 101 lesson of the day? We’ve given you the scoop on moon signs, rising signs, and the elements. Now it’s time to talk about qualities. In Astrology each sign is attributed a certain “quality” (could that word be any more vague?), which refers to the different ways people interact and engage…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas / September 19, 2013

Astrology 101: The Evolution Of Your Sign

You know the people in your life who seem to have achieved inner peace and live in total alignment with their values and make you feel calm and inspired whenever you see them? Yeah, we like to think of those people as “evolved.” And you know the people who seem content to stew in their…

Astrology 101: How To Spot Each Sign …. At A Summer Music Festival

It’s summer, and you know what that means: it’s music festival season! Yep, time to break out the cutoffs and bikini tops and join the sweaty mass of music fans buying $10 water bottles and bouncing to the beat of obscure German DJs and The Lumineers. From sneaking backstage to crowdsurfing to chilling on a…

Astrology 101: How To Spot Each Sign … At The Airport

When it comes to people-watching (and its astrological variation: sign spotting!), you really can’t beat the airport. There are so many intriguing people from all over the world converging at the same terminals, food courts, and painfully long security lines. In keeping with the theme of Wanderlust Week, we though it would be fun to…

Astrology 101: What’s Your Sign’s Approach To Cleaning?

To cap off Spring Cleaning Week, we thought it would be fun to explore the topic of cleaning with an astrological twist. How does each sign go about tidying up the house? Which signs dive into chores with unbridled enthusiasm? Which signs are incapable of doing the dishes without complaining the entire time? Read o…

Astrology 101: High School Yearbook Awards For Each Sign

It’s the most hotly anticipated section of any high school yearbook: the superlatives, or “Most Likely To…” pages, where classmates laud each other for achievements ranging from amazing hair to likelihood of winning a Nobel Peace Prize. We thought it would be fun to give out some of these classic awards to each zodiac sign.

Astrology 101: 5 Reasons You Might Not Identify With Your Zodiac Sign

We’re constantly talking about astrology and asking random people what their signs are (we can’t help ourselves!), and one thing we hear all the time is “I don’t feel like a typical [insert sign here].” Obviously astrology is just one part of the personality puzzle, and tons of factors–upbringing, birth order, culture, life experiences, etc.–affect…

Astrology 101: 3 Ways To Keep Each Sign Happy In A Relationship

We’ve discussed the reasons to date each sign, and the reasons you might end up dumping each sign, but what if you’re already coupled up? How do you keep your significant other happy? Click through to find out 3 ways to keep your partner satisfied, based on their zodiac sign!

Astrology 101: How To Spot Each Sign … In “Portlandia”

Whether you live in Portland or have seen a few “Portlandia” sketches, you know this city marches to the beat of its own naked bongo drummer. As two lifelong Portlanders, we thought it would be fun to imagine where all the astrological signs fit into the culture of “Portlandia.” Is your sign tasting gourmet coffee…

Astrology 101: 10 Ways To Live The Pisces Lifestyle

Happy birthday, dreamy Pisceans! This world would be a sad, dreary place without you. As the oldest sign in the zodiac, you are wise beyond your years, but there’s something playful and innocent about you as well–no wonder people are drawn to you wherever you go. When the rest of us get bogged down i…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas / February 22, 2013

Astrology 101: When Life Doesn’t Go According To Plan

Breakups. Job losses. Bombed college entrance exams. Canceled Lady Gaga concerts. As much as we might try to control our circumstances and resist unexpected changes, it’s inevitable that life will throw us a few curveballs. Read on to find out how each sign reacts when their best laid plans fall apart…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas / February 21, 2013

Astrology 101: 10 Ways To Live The Aquarius Lifestyle

Happy birthday, awesome Aquarians! Your brilliant minds, quiet determination, and dedication to improving the lives of others means you’ll probably be the ones who end up saving the world–and you’ll plan some great parties in the meantime. The rest of us would be wise to take a page from your playbook, so here are 10…

Astrology 101: Which Signs Will Forgive You?

So, let’s say you’ve made some poor choices and really burned or betrayed someone. What are your chances of being forgiven? Well, that depends on the nature of your relationship, the quality of your apologies, and of course, the astrological sign of the person you’re begging for forgiveness! Which sign will be more than happy…

Astrology 101: The New Year Zodiac Challenge

New year’s resolutions are so passé. Why waste money on an expensive gym membership or bog yourself down with a long list of lofty goals at the start of a fresh new year? We’d like to propose a much simpler–but still quite difficult–way to push your boundaries in 2013: the Zodiac Challenge. We’ve chosen one…

Astrology 101: 10 Ways To Live The Capricorn Lifestyle

Happy birthday, Capricorns! As one of the strongest and most determined signs in the zodiac, there is quite literally nothing you can’t do. People can count on you to be a loyal and stable presence in their lives, but don’t take that to mean you’re boring–in fact, your clever solutions and resourcefulness are nothing short of astounding. No…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas / December 28, 2012

Astrology 101: How To Spot Each Sign … During The Apocalypse

So, maybe you haven’t heard, but there’s this little rumor going around that the world is going to end tomorrow. Obviously, it’s not going to (even NASA says so!), but, you know, just in case it does, we’ve compiled a guide to the actions and whereabouts of each zodiac sign in an apocalyptic event. Which sig…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas / December 20, 2012

Astrology 101: The Best Gifts For Each Sign

In the midst of holiday season, it can be tricky to figure out the best gifts for everyone on your list. A little guidance from the stars could be just what you need! We’ve matched up the twelve astrological signs with different types of gifts suited to their particular traits, likes, passions, and interests. Use…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas / December 14, 2012

Astrology 101: What Each Sign Needs After A Bad Day

When was the last time you had a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day? Between the stormy weather and the holiday blues, crappy days aren’t too hard to come by lately, so it’s good to have a plan of action for how to deal with them. Now here’s some good news: knowing the unique…

Astrology 101: 10 Ways To Live The Sagittarius Lifestyle

Happy birthday, all you awesome Sagittarians! Your adventurous spirit and zest for life are totally contagious, and infuse the world with fresh energy and excitement. Even in calmer moments, your open mind and passion for learning always set you apart from the crowd. How can the rest of us learn to live a little more…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas / November 28, 2012
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