Lady writer with an affinity for running long distances and loaded bloody Mary's that could be considered an entire meal (to some).

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Easy Habits That Can Speed Up Your Metabolism

There are loads of reasons to love your body, even if you're stuck trying to figure out how to speed up your metabolism. For starters, it helps you get from point A to point B (which rocks, when point...
By Emily Abbate

5 Daily Habits That May Be Killing Your Sex Drive

We've all been there before: It's a weeknight and while your partner is totally in the mood to do the dirty, you'd much rather get cozy on the couch with the most recent episode of The Bachelorette on...
By Emily Abbate

5 Tricks For Fixing Smelly Feet

We've all been there: Sitting down at the table and suddenly you get a weird whiff and realize that there's an unsettling odor coming from down below. No not, I'm not talking your lady parts (although...
By Emily Abbate

No One Deserves To Be Stuck On A Toilet Seat

As a woman in her mid-twenties, I've handled my fair share of uncomfortable situations. Long car rides with families of significant others from the past. The chafing that happens without a doubt at mi...
By Emily Abbate

4 Symptoms Of The Pill That Are Never Normal

So you're sexually active and taking birth control — exciting, but also freakin' scary. Not only does birth control like the pill have many symptoms, but if you're one to typically have those "OMG I'm...
By Emily Abbate

6 Ways To Break In Heels So They Won't Hurt

Let's face it: There's nothing worse than putting on a spankin' new pair of heels and then quickly realizing (almost instantly) that they're more painful than sitting through an two hour finale of The...
By Emily Abbate

How To Treat Your Skin With Things You Already Own

Flawless skin: It's something we all hope for, but just like that annoying neighbor next door with an affinity for playing Linkin Park, you have to deal with the cards your dealt. Whether occasional a...
By Emily Abbate

Must Know Makeup Tips For Blondes

The phrase "blonde bombshell" exists for a reason: Those golden strands easily catch a whole lot of attention. But why settle for getting noticed when you, my blonde friends, could be showstoppers? Th...
By Emily Abbate

8 Celeb-Approved Reasons To Cut Your Bangs

It takes one ballsy female to pull off bangs. Not only are they forever associated with the days of grass stains and writing love notes to elementary school crushes, but they also take a whole lot of ...
By Emily Abbate

Your Twenties Ushers In Dry Shampoo And Much More

There are a lot of things you have to worry about in your 20s. That whole career thing, if tonight is the night you'll land a guy at some dingy dive bar, and by now, you're 100 percent expected to hav...
By Emily Abbate