Microbeads: Cleaning Skin, Killing Environment

Microbeads: Cleaning Skin, Killing Environment

By a show of hands, how many of you regularly use a facial of body cleanser that contains microbeads? Probably 98% of you are raising your hands right now and 2% of you are scratching your heads asking, what the heck are microbeads? Well for the 2%,...

Breaking News: America is a Women’s Soccer Juggernaut

Breaking News: America is a Women’s Soccer Juggernaut

I friggin love soccer. I played, like almost every American child in the 90s , but mostly I watch. The 2014 FIFA Men’s World Cup was no exception for me: I followed all the glorious drama even after my teams, The US (of course) and Uruguay, were out. I...

Fashion No-No’s: Scrunchies

Fashion No-No’s: Scrunchies

Many fashion accessories go in and out of style. These can either be completely new ideas or throwbacks to earlier days. One item however seems to have been universally agreed upon will never be cool: that is the scrunchie. The late 80’s and early 90’s...

Avoid Awkward Situations With Your Facebook Status

Avoid Awkward Situations With Your Facebook Status

Entering into a new relationship is exciting. There’s always that slightly ambiguous phase, where neither of you really know where it is going. Once you get over that and sort things out, it usually becomes what we call today as, “Facebook Official.”...

Summertime Sunburn Hacks

Summertime Sunburn Hacks

We all know we are supposed to slather on the sunscreen when we go outside to protect ourselves from the damaging UV rays of the sun. Sunscreen protects us from skin cancer (if you’re using the natural sunscreens aren’t loaded with toxins), keeps early...

Religion and Dating: Should You Make It A Big Deal?

Religion and Dating: Should You Make It A Big Deal?

I’ve never been a religious person. My mother took me to a very hip and new age church when I was a kid, I liked the place, people were nice, I just never believed in the teachings, wasn’t for me. My younger sister felt the same way, and our family was...