Posts tagged "life advice"

50 Little Truths That Will Make Your Life Easier (Just Accept Them)

As difficult as it is to admit, there are some things about life that will never change. Politicians will always do shady things. Your mom will always be slightly passive

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 5, 2013 - 1:00 pm

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Survival Guide

We here at The Frisky have a love/hate relationship with Thanksgiving. We love the food, but hate the stress of cooking. We love our families, but hate the awkward things they…

The Frisky | November 28, 2013 - 11:00 am

9 Occasions In Which It Is Totally Okay To Channel Stassi Schroeder From “Vanderpump Rules”

I love a reality TV villain. Going all the way back to the first season of “Survivor,” when I rooted for Richard Hatch to win, my favorite reality TV stars…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 26, 2013 - 2:00 pm

7 Advice Acronyms That Will Change Your Life

Adages, platitudes and mottos can be a little off-putting, not to mention cliche, when applied to real-life situations. The last thing thing you want to hear when you get laid…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 20, 2013 - 1:00 pm

15 Ways To Make Friends In A New City

Making friends as an adult is always a bit tricky. You can’t rely on the instant bonding powers of living in the same dorm or loathing the same chemistry teacher…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 20, 2013 - 10:00 am

Your Holiday Season Emotional Bootcamp Starts Today

Now that Halloween is over, the festive tidal wave of Thanksgiving and Christmas is beginning to build. It might seem a bit early to be discussing the holidays, but it’s…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 5, 2013 - 10:00 am

How To Give Your Partner Advice Without Being Super Annoying

Here’s the conundrum: the person who you love most in the world wants to talk about an issue. You’re honored, of course, that they’re coming to you with their dilemma,…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 1, 2013 - 10:00 am

7 Brilliant Pieces Of Life Advice From Your Favorite Childhood Characters

Winnie The Pooh turns 87 today! 87 long years of Pooh and honey and you know what it made me realize? I want to be five again. Five was the…

College Candy | October 14, 2013 - 4:45 pm

Random Question: What Happened When You Were 28?

It was recently brought to my attention that age 28 is often a big, crazy, life-changing year for people. Reasons range from Saturn return to cell turnover to psychological development…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 24, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Perfectionists, You Should Probably Watch This Video

Yesterday I tweeted that I was taking an abstract painting class in an effort to cure my perfectionism (more on that later!). I got a reply from a woman I…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 10, 2013 - 1:00 pm

15 Ways To Be A Slightly Better Version Of Yourself

Last week, I dropped my boyfriend off at work at 6 a.m. and took a long walk through the city. I watched the sun rise over the river and pondered…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 5, 2013 - 10:00 am

30 Things We Never Thought We Could Do … Until We Did

Lately I’ve been thinking about the things we believe we can’t do, and how many of them we actually end up doing at some point in our lives. For me,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 26, 2013 - 11:00 am

14 Life & Love Lessons From Madonna (In GIFs!)

Before Beyonce, before Britney, before Mariah and all the others, there was Madonna Louise Ciccone. She’s done a lot through the years, some questionable, some awesome, but all unique and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 16, 2013 - 2:00 pm

8 Signs You’re Suffering From Vacation Envy

We’ve all been there. Your sister is sunning herself in Hawaii, your bestie is exploring Europe, your Facebook friends are checking in to luxury hotels in faraway lands, your Instagram…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 14, 2013 - 10:00 am

True Story: I’m Doing An Online Detox To Save My Sanity

A couple weeks ago, I clicked on a Twitter link from a website I follow that used to be an interesting mix of entertainment and weird news stories, but has…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 23, 2013 - 2:00 pm

The 8 Most Awkward Ways To Beat The Heat

Until yesterday, I had been enjoying this summer from the comfort discomfort of my un-air conditioned, fourth floor walk-up apartment. In May I was all, “I can totally do this! It’s not…

College Candy | July 19, 2013 - 3:45 pm

12 Relationship Tests (And How To Pass Them With Flying Colors)

When we hear people talk about “testing” their significant other’s commitment or devotion through various underhanded tactics, we can’t help but shake our heads. The fact is, any long-term relationship…

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 16, 2013 - 11:00 am

10 Ways To Make Your Mornings Suck A Little Less

I am not a morning person. Never have been. Ever since elementary school, I’ve been incapable of getting out of bed in a timely manner, let alone having anything resembling…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 15, 2013 - 9:00 am

19 Daily Rewards To Get You Through Mercury Retrograde

You’d think after a million kazillion years in existence, Mercury, the planet of communication, coordination, thought processes and travel, would figure out how to get moving in the right direction.

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 2, 2013 - 10:00 am

Life-Improving Tip Of The Day: Try Gmail’s Organized Inbox (Seriously, Do It Now)

This morning I woke up before my alarm went off and started mindlessly surfing the web on my phone. A few random clicks led me to this article about how…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 20, 2013 - 9:20 am