Posts tagged "summer"

How To Comport Yourself When It’s Hot And Sticky And Horrible Outside

If it’s 90 degrees and humid and you have to bother with clothing, this is your guide. …

Megan Reynolds / August 26, 2015

Forget Your Worries And Watch This Bear Attempt To Surf In A Pool

It’s summer time guys, and you know what that means? Time to sit inside with the air conditioning and watch Youtube videos of bears swimming and trying to surf unsuccessfully.
Here at The Frisky we are dedicated to delivering these videos straight to your hungry eyes.
You’re welcome!
[Huffington Post]…

Katrin Higher / June 28, 2015

Town In England Celebrates Summer Solstice With A Stonehenge Made Out Of Refrigerators

Kent, England is cooler than all of us. Some folks in the small town of Maidstone in Kent decided to celebrate the summer solstice by exhibiting the beautiful machines that keep things cool for us.
The sculptures were erected outside of the town’s second hand shop called The Clutter Box.
This is also a play…

Katrin Higher / June 21, 2015

Local Travel: 23 Places To Visit In The Southeast This Summer

Warm weather means long sunny weekends and the sudden itch to explore someplace new, so why not start with your own backyard? If you need a break from the big cities and major sights, hop in the car and take a day

Claire Hannum / June 2, 2015

14 Summer Wardrobe Malfunctions & The Basics You Need To Survive Them

Sweat through your shirt? There’s a bra for that.

Claire Hannum / June 1, 2015

Household Pests, Ranked By Ickiness

The weather is warming up, every available surface outside is dusted with pollen, and here in beautiful New York City, cockroach season has begun in full force.

Megan Reynolds / May 20, 2015

Frisky Eats: 12 Almost-Summer Cocktails To Summon The Sunshine

Summer is so close, we can practically taste it! Sip these warm-weather cocktails on your back patio as you mentally will the temperatures to move from spring into full-on summer……

Claire Hannum / May 14, 2015

40 Outdoor Date Ideas For A Spring Fling

Swing, dive, skate, or hike your way into the new season with one of these sunny date ideas. Take advantage of the warmer temperatures Spring has to offer by taking date night outside. We’ve rounded up tons of beautiful inspiration for romantic outdoorsy outings (some are perfect for getting a head start on your summer…

Pop Sugar / April 6, 2015

11 Reasons Baseball Games Are A Great Way To Spend The Day

Summer may be winding down, but there’s still plenty of time to get yourself to a baseball game before the season ends. Last weekend, I paid a visit to Yankee Stadium (but let’s be real, I’m solely a Tigers fan) and I was reminded that baseball is one of the best warm weather activities i…

Claire Hannum / August 29, 2014

This Year, I’m Starting My Christmas Shopping In August

According to the Daily Mail, retailers in the UK are churning out their holiday decorations already, and it is an OMG Big Deal to shoppers. I have no idea whether this is a brand new trend or a yearly thing, but I’m weirdly inspired by it. Usually, I get disgusted when retailers drum up anxiety about…

Claire Hannum / August 14, 2014

How To Shop For Midi & Maxi Skirts/Dresses As A Petite Girl

I may be a tad biased, but I feel like conventional fashion wisdom leaves petite girls like myself with very few sartorial options for summer comfiness. To make clothes look proportional instead of swimming in too-long dresses, short ladies are advised to show hella leg and whip out the wedges and heels, which is all…

Claire Hannum / July 25, 2014

Here’s One More Reason Sex On The Beach Is A Horrible Idea

If sand fleas, nasty infections, and sunburn weren’t motive enough, getting arrested might be another reason to think twice about sex on the beach. A couple on Bradenton Beach in Florida seemed to think it was totally fine to get it on in full view of dozens of people, including kids, in the middle of the…

Claire Hannum / July 23, 2014

How To Enjoy The Beach When You Don’t Really Like The Beach

In my mind, I am someone who can float through life, all free-spirited like, taking impromptu trips and just going with the flow. I envision myself as the type of person who can truly make it through the weekend with only a weekender bag. I’m the girl that can grab a towel and a bottle…

Claire Lower / July 22, 2014

50 Things About Summer That Actually Suck

We hate to be the ones to say it, but someone has to — sometimes summer can actually suck. Sure, it’s the picture of bliss during those first few weeks of June when you’re wearing a new sundress and the weather is perfect. But that novelty wears off around the sixth week of being perpetually…

The Frisky / July 21, 2014

Here Is Your Solution To Biking With A Skirt On

For those of us sick of worrying about flashing everyone while biking in a skirt, Johanna Holtan and her friends have found the solution we’ve all been waiting for. Penny In Yo Pants is their method for MacGyvering a nifty button to keep your skirt intact using a penny and a rubber band. The ladie…

Claire Hannum / July 11, 2014

This Time Lapse Video Of Melting Ice Cream Is Strangely Mesmerizing

I never thought I’d use the word “pretty” to describe the disappointing pile of mush you end up with when an ice cream cone melts, but this video makes dessert look like art. The first scoop of ice cream in the film looks like it’s covered in glitter, so now I’m hellbent on finding glitter-covered…

Claire Hannum / July 8, 2014

Makeup Bag: 10 Shimmery Beauty Products We Love

Now that you have your summer tan, it’s time to make your bronzed skin pop! The best way to do that is with some SHIMMER. Give yourself the gift of glowing skin, luminescent eyes and an all-over luster with lightweight beauty products that have a hint of shine. This season, I’ve stocked up on affordable…

Katie Oldenburg / June 18, 2014

5 Cheap Summer Activities For Broke People

I worked in retail for most of my adult life, and now I write for a living, so to alleviate what can be total, absolute boredom in the summer, I’ve had to come up with ways to have adventures and keep my brain stimulated without spending much money.  Of course, you can always go to…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / June 18, 2014

Frisky Q&A: Pattie Byrnes, The CEO Of Fit 4 U, Teaches Me How To Pick A Bathing Suit

I consider myself to be a fairly body-confident woman. I enjoy my body’s curves. Even though I would like to lose some weight around my tummy, I don’t want to hide myself, either. I’m not confident enough to wear a traditional bikini, though, so come summertime, I’ve always just rocked a one-piece –…

Jessica Wakeman / June 16, 2014
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