Posts tagged "life lessons"

It’s Gonna Be Okay: 9 Things I Learned In 2014

This was a year of changes, challenges and questions, and that made it full of unexpected lessons. Some realizations I had this year should probably have already been obvious to…

Claire Hannum | December 29, 2014 - 10:00 am

What Surprising Thing Did You Learn About Yourself In 2014?

Did this year’s experiences teach you anything about yourself that you didn’t expect? I learned that I’m more resilient than I thought, that I can actually make a good pie…

Claire Hannum | December 22, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Make It Work: 5 Things I Wish I Had Known About Work

Most of us enter the working world pretty ill-prepared for the harsh realities of office life. Even college isn’t much of an education in that regard; hell, arguably the most…

Megan Reynolds | December 1, 2014 - 12:30 pm

The Tao Of Kim Kardashian

Say what you want about Kim Kardashian; she’s brainless or talentless or a complete marketing genius. Whether you love her or hate her, she’s tapped into the zeitgeist in a…

Rachel Khona | October 11, 2014 - 2:00 pm

13 Life Lessons Learned From “The Shawshank Redemption” & “Pulp Fiction” On Their 20th Anniversary

It just so happens that two of my all-time favorite movies are both celebrating their 20th Anniversary today. “The Shawshank Redemption” made me laugh, cry, and truly appreciate the legendary…

Katie Oldenburg | September 23, 2014 - 9:30 am

Girl Talk: A Word To 21 From Cynical 30

You know those moments when your conscious mind separates from the body and you briefly become an observer of your own actions? You watch your lips move and hear yourself…

Genevieve Howell | July 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: 5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Life After College

When I graduated from college almost 10 years ago, I remember breathing a huge sigh of relief. Finally, I thought, I’d arrived at the finish line and could begin the…

Melissa Blake | July 1, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Life After Dating: What Relationships Can Teach Us That Being Single Can’t (And Vice Versa)

After being in a relationship for 10 years, Nick and I have gotten pretty damn good at dealing with relationship-related issues. We are still learning, of course, and probably always…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 30, 2014 - 1:00 pm

4 Life Lessons I Learned While Burning The Candle At Both Ends

For three years, I woke up at 4 a.m. every day. I spent two days a week as a full-time student; one of those, I was at school from 8…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 23, 2014 - 9:00 am

15 Life Lessons We Learned From Tim McGraw Songs

Contrary to popular belief, Tim McGraw is more than just sex on a stick. In his 24-year career as one of country music’s greatest singers, he’s racked up three Grammys,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger and Katie Oldenburg | May 1, 2014 - 3:00 pm

5 Life Lessons I Learned From Working At Whole Foods

I worked at Whole Foods for almost four years, the majority of which I spent in the bakery as a cake decorator in a fun, busy suburban store. It had…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 3, 2014 - 2:00 pm

6 Life Lessons From Connie Britton’s Hair (In GIFs!)

Today a very special day, friends. It’s Connie Britton’s birthday! To say we love Connie would be a massive understatement. We are ridiculously obsessed with Connie. As Tami Taylor, she…


7 Apple Picking Lessons Worth Applying To Real Life

Not to sound like a fall cliche of a human being, but this weekend I went apple picking on a small farm in New England. And as these activities which…

Ami Angelowicz | October 28, 2013 - 1:00 pm

10 Life & Love Lessons From Big Ang (In GIFs!)

Out of every bright star in the overcrowded reality TV sky, I have to say that Angela “Big Ang” Raiola is my absolute favorite. I discovered Big Ang one afternoon,…

Megan Reynolds | September 8, 2013 - 12:00 pm

23 Love & Life Lessons From Birthday Girl Beyonce (In GIFs!)

I’m sorry, but shouldn’t today be a holiday? It’s Beyonce’s birthday, dammit! Queen Bey turns 32 years old today! To celebrate, we decided to mine the Beyonce archives for her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 4, 2013 - 12:02 pm

4 Life & Love Lessons From Maroon 5

I will just come out and say it, because this is a safe space — Adam Levine is my secret guilty pleasure and celebrity crush. The hair, the inscrutable tattoos,…

Megan Reynolds | August 19, 2013 - 5:00 pm

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

7 Absurdly Awesome Life Lessons From “Clueless”

I’m not sure where the time went, but somehow, this week marks the 18th anniversary of the release of “Clueless.” What a world! Things grow up so fast. “Clueless” is old…

Megan Reynolds | July 19, 2013 - 3:00 pm

20 Things Sailor Moon Taught Me About Being A Woman

Sailor Moon originally started out as a Manga, created by Naoko Takeuchi,  in 1991 but with its rise in popularity it became a must-see anime series in Japan. Sailor Moon aired from…

College Candy | July 16, 2013 - 6:45 pm
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