Alli Hoff Kosik
Alli Hoff Kosik is a freelance writer who is passionate about reading, running, rainbow sprinkles, her lipstick collection, watching embarrassing reality TV, and drinking pink wine. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and (in her dreams, at least) three golden retriever puppies. You can find her blogging at www.FindingPlanA.com.

18 Unique Instagram Captions To Post With Your Fourth Of July Fireworks Pics

What I'm about to say is going to come off as a complaint because, well, it is. But this year, the Fourth of July falls in a very inconvenient day. We'll be celebrating our nation's independence on a Wednesday, smack dab in the middle of the week.…
By Alli Hoff Kosik

This Month's Strawberry Moon Will Be Stunning & Here's The Best Time To See It

As far as produce goes, there's not much that's more summery than a strawberry. For me, strawberries evoke memories of eating messy strawberry shortcake at local fairs in my hometown and of berry-picking with my family right after school finished…
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6 Astrology Predictions To Help You Make The Most Of This Month's Strawberry Moon

We celebrated the summer solstice — better known as the longest day of the year and the first day of the astronomical summer — on Jun. 21, but we're not quite finished with cosmic milestones for the month. The June full moon falls overnight between…
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If You Don’t Have IGTV On Instagram Yet, Here’s What To Do

At the risk of sounding like I'm totally out of the loop on technology, I'm just going to come right out and say it — it's hard to keep up with all of the awesome developments in the tech space, sometimes. If you've heard rumors about something…
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22 Unique Instagram Captions To Post On The First Day Of Summer

As of Jun. 21, summer 2018 is astronomically upon us. Per Time and Date, on this day — also known as the summer solstice — the sun's zenith is at its northernmost point from the equator, which means that it's also the day of the year that has the…
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The Summer Solstice Will Bring Big Changes To These 4 Zodiac Signs

The 2018 summer solstice falls on Jun. 21. In case the phrase "summer solstice" isn't jogging your memory, allow me to give you a quick refresher. Per Time and Date, the June solstice marks the first day of the astronomical summer (different from…
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Here’s How You Can Start Watching Instagram’s New IGTV Channel Right Now

Much like the Kardashians, Instagram can feel like a challenge to keep up with (an apt comparison, if I do say so myself, given the famous sisters' love for the social app). With every update and new feature comes a brand new Insta vocabulary that…
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Instagram's Newest Feature Is Going To Completely Change The Way You Watch Videos

In the nearly-eight years since Instagram launched in October 2010, the app has made a name for itself as the go-to platform for short-form content. Got a great photo (or small set of photos) that the world just has to see? Share it to your feed.…
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35 Instagram Captions To Use On National Selfie Day That Are Also Just Good Puns

If you were asked to make a list of the biggest holidays of the calendar year, I doubt Jun. 21 would make the list (unless it's your birthday, of course, in which case it's a major event). But you heard it here first: Jun. 21 is National Selfie Day!…
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33 Puns To Use As Instagram Captions On The First Day Of Summer This Year

It's hard to say what the best part of summer is. There's the longer days, the implicit agreement that eating ice cream is pretty much acceptable around the clock, and the promise of vacations — or staycations, at least — with family and friends. If…
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If You’re One Of These 4 Zodiac Signs, Cancer Season Will Be A Total Roller Coaster

If your birthday falls between Jun. 21 and Jul. 22, you can proudly call yourself a Cancer. According to AstroStyle, Cancers are the "natural nurturers of the horoscope wheel," and at their best, they're helpful, patient, compassionate, nurturing,…
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14 Tech Gift Ideas For Father’s Day That Are Also Super Cheap

ICMYI, Father's Day is literally right around the corner. That's right: June 17 is the day, and that day is fast approaching. If this is news to you, I'm fairly sure you haven't even begun to think about what you're going to get your good ol' pops —…
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This Is What Neptune Retrograde Means For Your Zodiac Sign

It's unlikely that you've missed the idea of planetary retrograde altogether. Several times of year, it seems the whole world falls apart at the mere mention of Mercury going into retrograde. I'm getting a little sick to my stomach just thinking of…
By Alli Hoff Kosik

10 Signs Your Dog Loves You & Isn’t Just Pretending Because You Have Treats

There's a lot to love about dogs. They're loyal, cuddly, and bring their fair share of laughs into any home. They make for the perfect walking companion and are pretty much always down to ride shotgun in your car so you don't have to drive alone...…
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Snapchat’s New Flashback Story Feature Will Let You Relive Your Best Snaps

You're, like, an amazing Snapchatter. People know you for it. Some of your Snaps have been truly legendary, and your friends still talk about your hilarious on-the-spot coverage of that one bachelorette party. Even your mom was a fan of the way you…
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Here’s How The New Moon Will Affect Your Zodiac Sign This Month

There are few things more refreshing than the opportunity for a new beginning. And when the cosmos are lined up to allow new beginnings for all of us, that's pretty much gold. Good news: just that will be happening sooner rather than later. As…
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10 Personality Quizzes That Can Actually Help Change Your Life

It seems like it should be pretty easy to understand yourself, but it's not. In order to truly see who you are, you probably rely on your confidantes for real talk, your journal for some good old self-reflection, or maybe even a self-help book here…
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16 Best Dog Breeds For People Who Work Full Time

You're a dog lover, and you dream of the day that you can bring home your own pup and kick off a life of canine/owner bliss. Join the club. I've been pining for a dog of my own since the day I moved out of my parents' house and realized that I could…
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9 DIY Father’s Day Gift Ideas That Your Dad Will Actually Love

When you were in elementary school, your teachers probably helped facilitate some pretty awesome handmade gifts for your family members. Come December, it was time to glue painted puzzle pieces to your school photo, a creation that ultimately passed…
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You Can Get Free Dunkin’ Donuts On Friday Just By Showing Up

If you're already dreading life after Memorial Day weekend — don't. The holiday weekend definitely gives us all something to look forward to, but there's life beyond MDW, and it's full of summer travel, backyard barbecues, and free doughnuts. I know…
By Alli Hoff Kosik