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5 First Date Ideas That Don't Involve Drinking, Because Sometimes You Need A Break

ByTayi Sanusi
The idea of going on a first date sans alcohol may sound like the furthest thing from enjoyable to some. Let's face it: The first couple of dates are usually underscored with nerves, which is why drinking can feel like a necessary element to relax.…

The Ridiculously Simple Home Remedy You Haven't Considered Yet For Your Headaches

ByJulia Guerra
I’ve never been a big drinker — and no, I’m not talking about alcohol. I was always the kid who’d pour herself a tall glass of whatever beverage was offered at the dinner table, but only gulp down maybe a quarter of the cup. Needless to say, my mom…

9 Real Struggles Only Wine Drinkers Knows To Be True

ByMarisa Casciano
What is life without a little bit of wine? If you're 21 or over, then you may have sipped a few different flavors by now and understand the beauty of a bold red. You've found your favorites, and seek them out in every liquor store. One day, you'll…

5 Signs That Partying Too Hard Is Taking A Serious Toll On Your Relationship

ByJamie Kravitz
Choosing to party and drink isn't necessarily unhealthy or unsafe (as long as you're legally allowed to do so, of course). If you feel like you, your partner, or both of you are beginning to exhibit dangerous behavior in regards to partying, though,…

Science Says You Should Treat Yourself To This Tasty Drink After Your Workout & OMG YUM

ByGeorgina Berbari
I think everyone can firmly agree that, as a child, Nesquik was the sh*t. Like, I don't know when and why that magical yellow bottle disappeared from my life, but personally, I'd love for chocolate milk to become a regular staple in my diet again.…

10 Things You Should Be Doing This Summer Instead Of Drinking

ByMarisa Casciano
Girls just want to have fun in the sun. Some of us wait all winter for the warmer weather, and just can't wait to break out those flip-flops and beach towels. We take off to tropical places to chill on the beach, and make plans for camping trips and…

I Don't Drink That Much & I Wish My Dates Weren't So Uncomfortable With It

ByElana Rubin
When I was 16, I got drunk for the first time. I sipped on Manischewitz wine at my family's Passover seder (it's customary to refill your glass four times), and threw up during the meal. Ever since then – I'm now 24 – whenever I have more than one…

These Are The Best Types Of Tea For Reducing Stress, According To Science

ByCaroline Burke
Everyone has their own set of rituals they like to turn to when they're feeling stressed. For you, it might be homemade chicken noodle soup, or it could be watching season after season of Friends until your laptop battery runs out. One especially…

10 Things To Buy For Day Drinking $20 & Under That'll Upgrade Your Game Plan

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
There's something so carefree about day drinking when you're 21 and up. Regardless of the day — although, Sunday is a fan fave — it complements well with a beach vacation, hanging out with friends, or spending some time solo chilling by the pool.…

8 Places To Go On A Friday Night That Are So Much Better Than A Bar Scene

ByMarisa Casciano
Thank goodness it's Friday. You're oh-so-close to being done with work for the day, and you have weekend and wanderlust on your mind more than ever. Maybe you've been planning some adventures with your crew already, or are spontaneously going to see…

Jennifer Lawrence Is Living Her Best Life At The Oscars & These Photos Prove It

ByBernadette Deron
She has been working in the entertainment industry for ten years now, and yes she has remained one of the most publicly beloved actresses in Hollywood. Of course, I'm talking about Jennifer Lawrence — America's down-to-earth and most relatable girl…

How To Have A Blast This St. Patrick's Day, Even If You're Not Really Into Drinking

ByCaroline Burke
The single best or worst holiday of the year is coming up, depending on how Irish you are, and/or how much you love or hate beer. St. Patrick's Day comes around every year on March 17, and it's often characterized by general mayhem, excessive…

I Tried Drinking Dream Dust Before Going To Sleep & Here's What Happened

ByJulia Guerra
I like to think I’m a pretty fun 26-year-old, but even though I’m still young and like to have a good time, that good time needs to end no later than 10 p.m., because any later, and I’m that person dozing off in public. Throw all the shade you want,…

Twitter Can’t Get Over Gisele Drinking Wine At The Super Bowl & I’m LOLing

ByHannah Orenstein
Gisele Bündchen is officially the world's most relatable supermodel millionaire married to a hot, famous quarterback. While her husband was all riled up about the big game, she sat casually with her daughter, looking a little over it, drinking red…

How Drinking Affects Your Mood, According To Science

ByCaroline Burke
People often associate alcohol with extreme emotions on either side of the spectrum: It either leads to the greatest night of your life, and/or the worst day of your life just hours later. But if you understand how drinking affects your mood, it can…

14 Things To Do On A Long Weekend That Don't Involve Drinking

ByAlani Vargas
Long weekends are seriously a blessing, and they don't come around super often. But when they do happen, you may find yourself struggling to decide on how to make the most of your time off. It's often easier to stick with what you usually do on any…

10 Drinking Games With Movies To Play With Your Friends When You're Snowed In

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
Getting snowed in isn't so bad if you have your crew of favorite humans who are 21 and up, a supply of beverages, and access to movies. You have to make the best out of being stuck wherever you are. Drinking games with movies are so entertaining…

7 Fun Things To Do On Winter Weekends With Your Friends Without Getting Wasted

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
During the winter months, it's an easy plan to round up the squad and hit up a couple of your fave bars to cope with the cold (if you're of legal age), but there are also so many things to do in the winter without drinking with your friends. Oh, and…

Twitter Thinks Donald Trump Looks Like A Raccoon Drinking Water & We're Dying

ByThea Glassman
There have been a lot, a lot of criticisms leveled against Donald Trump. But the fact that people are saying he drinks water like an animal might just be the all-time funniest, most whimsical, criticism of them all. Because, honestly, 2017 is almost…

6 Reasons To Drink Tea Instead Of Coffee Before Your Next Workout

ByAnnakeara Stinson
I'm a coffee gal, through and through. I love it, and even though it's been low-key suggested by doctors that I cut my consumption down (and eventually entirely out), I'm still at the point in my journey where you'd have to pry my French press from…

Kendall Jenner's 2017 LOVE Magazine Advent Video Includes Her Drinking Egg Yolks

ByJamie Lose
For those of you who are casual, everyday civilians and might not closely follow the ins and outs of the modeling industry, let me enlighten you. For the past four years, British magazine LOVE has created a video "advent calendar" full of 31 days of…

7 Things To Do On New Year’s Eve Besides Standing In An Overcrowded Bar & Drinking

ByCaroline Burke
New Year's Eve is one of the most hyped up holidays of the year, particularly when you become an adult, and going out for drinks becomes a go-to activity most weekends. But here's the truth: There are tons of other things to do on New Year's Eve…

6 Things To Do On Your 21st Birthday Instead Of Getting Wasted

ByTessa Harvey
Whether you count down the days or dread the yearly transition, your birthday is always a very special day. And when it comes down to it, a few of them always seem to outshine the rest. There's your 18th, of course, when legally Mom and Dad can't…

Kim K Did The Grossest Thing To Avoid Questions About Kylie Jenner’s Pregnancy

ByKelli Boyle
Kim Kardashian is really committing to her family's rumor rule that states they won't speak for any family member other than themselves. Last night, Nov. 15, she appeared on The Late Late Show to chat with James Corden and Ludacris and also play a…

7 Fun Friendsgiving Drinking Games For You & Your Crew To Sip On

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
Is it really even a Friendsgiving without a few celebratory cheers? We are totally in our zones catching up with friends on this special occasion, and if you're 21 and up, that most likely means taking a few sips to further relax. Experimenting with…

Drinking Cherry Juice Before Bed Can Lead To These Insane Benefits The Next Morning

ByCaroline Burke
Having trouble falling asleep? You're definitely not the only one. But there's a new strategy you might want to try before you revert back to your Netflix therapy: Drinking cherry juice before bed is, apparently, helping people sleep over an hour…

If You Drink Apple Cider Vinegar Before Bed, You Might Just Reap These 6 Benefits The Next Morning

ByJulia Guerra
It’s basically old news by now: We all know apple cider vinegar definitely has an acquired taste, but also that the health benefits are way too good to pass up. And so, we’ve come to a bit of a crossroad. There’s no question that taking a shot of…

Science Says Drinking Might Help You Learn A New Language & We'll Cheers To That

ByCaroline Burke
Everyone has friends who insist that they study or work better when they're just a wee bit buzzed, but then you have the fewer friends who actually pull it off, nailing assignments with a can of beer nearby. It seems totally counterintuitive that…

A 'Hocus Pocus' Drinking Game Exists & It'll Give Your Movie Night Some Extra "Boos"

ByCollette Reitz
It can be tough to come up with new and creative ways to celebrate Halloween. Of course, you can always throw parties and think outside of the box when it comes to your costume, but sometimes, you might want something just a bit different. Now, you…

This Theory About Jack On 'This Is Us' May Explain His Drinking Problem

ByAni Bundel
This week on the past flashbacks on This Is Us (the parts I like to think of a This Was Us), we got a deep dive into Jack's first fight to get sober after Rebecca delivered her ultimatum that the drinking had to stop. But it wasn't how he stopped…

You Can Donate To Planned Parenthood By Drinking This Canned Wine, So Cheers

ByBrenda Santana
If you are a true self-proclaimed wino, odds are you have tried (or are willing to try) just about any kind of wine you can get your hands on. Wine from a bottle? You are all in. Wine from a box? Reminds you of college, so of course, you're into it.…

8 Things To Do On Halloween With Your Friends Instead Of Getting Wasted

ByRachel Chapman
No matter where the night brings you, going out on Halloween can be an epic time if you're surrounded by your main girlfriends. If the bar scene isn't really your thing, your friends don't drink, or you just want to have a completely sober…

5 Differences In Your Workout That You Might Notice When You Stop Drinking Alcohol

ByGeorgina Berbari
If you've ever attempted a sweaty elliptical sesh the morning after having one too many tequila shots, you know things do not typically end well. From dizziness, to nausea, to the sudden urge to wear your Ray-Bans indoors, drinking and deadlifts…

New Study Says Drinking Wine Can Make You More Creative, So Cheers To That

ByBrenda Santana
Have you ever been judged for enjoying a glass of wine during lunch? Or opting for a mimosa at an early brunch, instead of coffee? Well, it turns out you might be onto something -- because aside from making you extra confident, a recent study…

Try Taking A Swig Of This Drink If You Need A Little Boost Of Creativity

ByJulia Guerra
When people are happy, they drink. When people are sad, they drink. When people lack imagination, they -- drink? Maybe! New research suggests drinking a pint of beer can spark creativity, so while I normally prefer wine over a hard brew, the next…

Beyoncé Is Being Mom-Shamed By Fans Over This Photo She Posted On Instagram

ByJamie Lose
World, what do you think you're doing... coming for Beyoncé's mothering capabilities? You need to check yourself before JAY-Z wrecks you. Queen B went on a totally normal, relatable, and well-deserved date with her hubby, and snapped a pic while she…

11 Foods That Keep You Hydrated So You Don't Have To Chug Water All The Time

ByJulia Guerra
While you should always try to stay hydrated throughout the day, you don't necessarily have to keep refilling your water bottle to meet the recommended 64 ounces. There are a ton of foods that keep you hydrated, and you probably consume them on the…

This Is How Alcohol Affects Your Body At Age 21 Vs. Age 25

ByJulia Guerra
I've definitely had my fair share of alcohol-induced fun since I turned 21, but as I get older, I can't help but notice how my relationship with drinking has been changing as I make my way through my 20s. With real-world responsibilities and the…

An Insane Number Of Dems Would Stop Drinking To See Trump Impeached, Poll Shows

ByJohn Haltiwanger
What would it take for you to quit drinking? A million dollars? A trip around the world? A different president? The vast majority of Democrats are apparently so fed up with President Donald Trump, they'd be willing to give up drinking altogether to…

This Is Why You Tend To Wake Up With Bruises After A Night Of Drinking

ByAnnakeara Stinson
Along with the dreadful, painful, bordering-on-psychedelic hangovers I used to get when I was a drinker, I remember I would also often wake up with bruises on my body after a night of heavy drinking. That's right -- my arms and legs were so spotted…

5 Things You Should Know About Drinking While You're On Your Period

ByImani Brammer
Listen, if you're a female, you don't need me to tell you periods aren't fun to deal with. But there are certain things you might want to put in your body during that time of the month that will actually only make your symptoms even worse. And,…

8 Things That Happen The Morning After Drinking When You're Hungover AF

ByGabrielle LaFrank
Nothing beats a night of boozy adventures with the people you love. You'll dance, reminisce, and bask in the glory of youth as you share laughs between sips of something bubbly. Whether you go out or stay in, drunken memories are sure to be…

11 Things To Do This Fourth Of July Weekend That Don't Involve Drinking

ByAnnakeara Stinson
Holidays can be challenging experiences as a sober person, or heck, even as someone who simply isn't interested in drinking all that much. The Fourth of July in particular seems to be an excuse for many people to gorge on hot-dogs, micro-brews, and…

I Drank 64 Ounces Of Water Every Day For A Week And It Felt Like A Natural Detox

ByJulia Guerra
Compared to most people, I'd consider myself to be fairly hydrated. Not to pat myself on the back or anything, but I gave up drinking soda my senior year of high school and switched to H2O. I made the decision to trade sweet for sustenance because I…

Science Says What You Did On Saturday Night May Be Affecting Your Focus On Monday

ByImani Brammer
Remember when your mother said all of your actions have consequences? Next time, you should probably just suck it up and listen to her. Why? Well, it turns out that your actions on Saturday night can, and most likely will, affect you on Monday…

5 Ways To Use Coffee In Your Morning Routine Without Actually Drinking It

ByImani Brammer
If you indulge in a daily caffeine fix when you wake up in the morning, I'll bet you've probably been underestimating the benefits of those wholesome grounds you dump in the trash. It turns out, coffee is multifaceted AF. It's dynamic. For all the…

17 Things To Do On MDW That Have Nothing To Do With Getting Drunk

ByAlexandra Strickler
Memorial Day is meant to be celebrated as a solemn remembrance of the brave men and women who have fought to protect our freedom here in America. But we all know many (if not most) people will likely be spending the three-day weekend perpetually…

This Could Be The Reason You're Experiencing Hangover Symptoms Without Drinking

ByRosebud Baker
I woke up this weekend with all the symptoms of a hangover. Everything hurt and I was ready to cry, and my whole body felt lazy AF. The mystery, of course, was that I hadn't drank any alcohol the night before, and I had no sign of getting sick or…

Expert Shares Simple Secret To Drinking Beer All Day And Not Getting Bloated

ByAlexandra Strickler
For me, there are few things more enjoyable in life than the first sip of a perfectly chilled glass of beer. Aside from the obvious benefits of how it'll make you feel, there's just something so uniquely refreshing about having an ice cold brew --…

I Turned Into An Alcoholic After Only One Night Of Binge Drinking

ByKirk Klocke
This article is the first in a series of four autobiographical essays detailing one man's struggle with alcoholism and his recovery.  For many, an unhealthy relationship with alcohol develops slowly and sneakily, over years or even decades. Life…