Beauty & Fashion

Taking The Blame Off Photoshop


Digital alteration, body manipulation, Photoshop. All it takes for a woman to feel that curdling sting of disapproval is the mention of any one of these words. While it …

Entertainment

WARNING - 'Hello Kitty' Will Be Your New Obsession Whether …

You probably hate Avril Lavigne's new song right now, give it a couple days. Remember how much you hated #Selfie? Yeah me neither. Don't be too quick to judge. Come next …

Dating & Sex

Social Media + Crushes = Disaster

You've heard it before. It’s in the name, crush. It crushes you. It (temporarily) wrecks you. You know the character Gigi who Ginnifer Goodwin plays in He's …

Life

GenTwenty: The 'no-spend week' challenge

This post was originally published on GenTwenty a place for twenty-somethings to get answers, advice, and a little encouragement about growing up and navigating the real …

Life

Planning a Road Trip? What You Should Consider

Sitting around bored one frozen night in January, enviously chatting about our friends’ spring travel plans, my partner and I jokingly brought up a road trip to …

Beauty & Fashion

4 Spring Trends That Are Heating Up This Season

Unless you’re on the West Coast, you probably haven’t had a chance to shed your coats and don anything Spring-esque yet, seeing as the weather is still a …

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When Yoga Isn’t Enough

When the clock at NYU Langone Medical Center read around 3:15 a.m, I began to think that this was more than just another run-of-the-mill virus. I wasn’t calm, but …

Career

Teaching the ‘Isms - College Education In High School …

I had no idea “gender was a construct” until college. I spent seventeen years of my life accepting the naked women I saw on the covers of magazines, I had …

Entertainment

Are Drive-In Movies Still Cool?

As someone who was born in the 20th century and constantly watches movies online and in theaters, going to a drive-in movie theater is not something I typically do on a …

Life

Sexual Harassment Month - The Importance Of Knowledge

Many of you may not know this but April is Sexual Harassment Month. This is a big issue across the world. Everyday men and women are mistreated, touched, and talked to …

Entertainment

Pinterest And The Modern Cult Of Domesticity

It’s caked in sappy couples’ photos, draped in monogrammed, chevron-print fabrics and brimming with trite inspirational quotes. With all its sugarcoated …

Life

The Best Green Smoothie You'll Ever Have

As someone who rarely exercises and considers Kit-Kats to be a food group, it’s easy for me to fall behind when it comes to being healthy. Being in college is no …

Beauty & Fashion

Why True Love Comes In Wearing All Black

I’ve been in New York since August and I’ve learned a lot: public transportation is pretty straightforward, Seamless makes the world go ‘round and …

Dating & Sex

Three Cheers To Dental Dams

Safe sex in the United States is constantly being promoted. Trojan condom commercials are widespread enough that most people have had the discomfort (...or pleasure?) of …

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Can I Be Like Carrie Bradshaw?

Several girls dream of moving to New York City and having that Carrie Bradshaw experience. She struts confidently around in her Manolo Blahniks, eats at fabulous …

Life

We Are Enough - Stop Comparing Women Against Each Other

You know, the thing about women is we are so hypocritical. We say things like, “I don’t care what others think of me” and we write articles with the …

Beauty & Fashion

HforB's 5 Must Haves For Spring

It is getting to be that time of year again; finally the flowers are starting to bud, the days are getting longer, the temperature is rising little by little each and …

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I Don’t want to be your Bridesmaid

If you’re in your mid to late twenties, then your Facebook and Instagram have been blowing up with engagements and weddings. It’s only a matter of time until …