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Your August Horoscope Is Here & It's About Being True To Your Heart's Desires

ByValerie Mesa
How are we in August already? OK, now I really don't want to sound like a Debbie Downer, but 2018 has not been an easy one, my friends. Although, lucky for you, your August 2018 horoscope is here and things are looking sweet, my fellow stargazers.…

The Best Halloween Things To Do In NYC This Year If You Want Some Tricks & Treats

ByCiara Johnson
New York City never sleeps, not even on Halloween — so if you find yourself in The Big Apple during the spookiest time of the year, you'll never run out of things to do. Whether you want to hit up a Halloween-themed bar, bring a box of festive…

When The Cold Weather Makes It Hard To Wake Up, These 5 Breakfasts Will Keep You Cozy

ByGeorgina Berbari
There are very few things in this world that can lure me out of a snug and secure blanket burrito on a chilly, brisk morning. Just about the only thing that gets me out of bed on fall and winter mornings is the thought of a warm, comforting…

39 Clever Captions For Your Fall Staycation, Because Home Is Where The Heart Is

ByCiara Johnson
It's officially fall, ya'll. It's finally starting to cool down, and the leaves are transitioning into the most vibrant colors. It's a wonderful time to slow down and reflect. Get cozy, light a fall-scented candle, and stream your favorite movies,…

Here's What Experts Want You To Know If You're Already Sick Before You Get Your Flu Shot

ByJulia Guerra
Everything’s all pumpkin spice and everything nice once Sept. 1 rolls around — that is, until the sniffling starts. I mean, if pharmacies promoted flu shots the way Starbucks pushes out PSLs, the world would be a much healthier place, IMO. But…

The 34 Best Captions For Halloween Are Here, So It's Time To Get Your Boo On

ByMarisa Casciano
The results are in. The ghosts and goblins contemplated it for a while, and the witches had to talk about it over their latest brew. Finally, they came to a decision. Don't get me wrong: It was tough. When Halloween is right around the corner, these…

This New Platform Can Help You Find A Body-Positive Fitness Trainer In Your Area

ByGeorgina Berbari
It can be tricky to find a personal trainer who has the right approach to fitness — someone who will support your own personal wellness journey and ideologies. What I mean here is that finding someone who aligns with all of your body positive goals…

You & Your Friends Can Win A Private Mountain This Winter, So Say Goodbye To The Crowds

ByAlexa Mellardo
Calling all of my fellow snow babies. Jon Snow said it best on Game of Thrones: "Winter is coming." You're already daydreaming of festive fairy lights hung with care, mulled wine by the fireplace, and The Holiday set on replay in your apartment. It…

Meghan Markle Adds This One Delicious Ingredient To Her Homemade Banana Bread

ByJulia Guerra
It’s no secret the new Duchess of Sussex is a Jane of all trades. Aside from being a most humble humanitarian and graceful public speaker, Meghan Markle is also masterful in the kitchen, which I’m sure Prince Harry appreciates. After all, they say…

Millennials Would Ditch Sex, Coffee, & Netflix For This One Thing

ByMarisa Casciano
When was the last time you said the phrase, "What I would give to... ?" Odds are, you said it about an hour ago, either to yourself or out loud in a crowded room. Immediately after, you took a sip of your coffee and continued daydreaming about what…

These Zodiac Signs Will Have The Best Full Moon In Taurus & They Can Already Feel It

ByValerie Mesa
Are you ready for the full moon? Then again, are we ever? This lunation will be one for the books, and sit tight, because I'm about to give you the latest on the madness. Although, rest assured, these three zodiac signs will have the best full moon…

These 4 Zodiac Signs Are Terrified On Halloween, So Go Easy On The Tricks

ByRoya Backlund
Make no mistake: For horror film buffs and deranged souls alike, Halloween is everything. It's the one holiday in which all things shocking, creepy, and misunderstood are celebrated instead of reviled. You have every reason in the world to embrace…

Mandy Moore Revealed The One Thing In Life That Makes Her Feel Most Powerful

ByAnnakeara Stinson
Mandy Moore is one of those celebrities who has truly stood the test of time. From bubblegum pop star in the late '90s to starring on a wildly popular, Emmy award-winning TV show (in which she gets to regularly make out with Milo Ventimiglia — just…

The Halloween Candy That Represents You, According To Your Zodiac Sign

ByRoya Backlund
Without candy, what even is Halloween? If you're not a fan of horror or you'd rather not participate in all the costume festivities, I think we can all agree on candy. It's at the core of what this holiday is all about. One bite into sugary,…

I Laid On An Acupressure Mat To Soothe My Relentless Back Pain & Here's What Happened

ByGeorgina Berbari
Back in August, I received this thing in the mail that looked like a yoga mat, except, instead of a smooth rubbery surface, it was covered in clusters of very sharp spikes. My first thought was, "WTF man — wellness never fails to go too far." Months…

15 Real Struggles You Can Only Relate To In The Fall If You're From New England

ByMarisa Casciano
Apple cider donuts, pumpkin patches, and corn mazes — oh my! It's almost scary how much there is to do during the fall in certain corners of the country. Most of the time, you don't even know where to start. Should you go hiking, or maybe break out…

This Hashtag Wants You To Share Your Most Embarrassing Poop Story & "Dump" The Shame

ByJulia Guerra
Everybody poops, drops a deuce, takes a sh*t, dumps, toots — however you refer to it, bowels are a natural, human movement. So why, then, are men comfortable talking crap, yet there’s a stigma surrounding women's bathroom business? There should be…

Your Dog Might Understand You When You Talk To Them, But Science Says There's A Catch

ByJordan Bissell
It's always been very important to me to tell my pups how amazing they are. Even though my brother insists they have no idea what I'm saying, I always swear they can understand, on some level, the love that I'm trying to communicate to them. And,…

Science Says Doing This One Workout While You Study Can Give Your Brain A Serious Boost

ByGeorgina Berbari
I have great memories from college, but what I definitely don't miss are the study sessions. It was always complicated to find studying strategies that actually worked for me — flash cards never cut it, and acronyms didn't do much for me, either.…

The One Thing You Have To Let Go Of During Meditation, According To An Expert

ByGeorgina Berbari
What if I told you that, in order to relieve stress through something as simple as your breathing, all you have to do is make yourself look pregnant? Yeah, you heard me: I'm not talking about literal pregnancy, though, so don't freak out just yet.…

Creative Costume Ideas If You Love To Travel & The Wanderlust Is Real This Halloween

ByCiara Johnson
Have you decided what you want to be for Halloween yet? October is one of my favorite months of the year, but the costume struggle is real once Halloween time rolls around. There are so many different costume options to choose from. Should you opt…