Carolyn is a lifestyle and beauty writer who may or may not be giving you health advice whilst eating a donut.

The 5 Zodiac Signs That Hate Being Alone The Most

Everyone's different when it comes to how much time they need to spend alone, and how much time they'd like to devote to socializing. But when it comes to astrological signs, astrologers say there are a few zodiac signs who are the most social.…
By Carolyn Steber

7 Things From The Past You Should Tell Your Partner About Vs. 3 You Shouldn't

While it may feel like you need to reveal each and every one of your secrets in order to have a healthy relationship, it's actually OK to be discerning when it comes to what you do and don't tell your partner — especially if the information is…
By Carolyn Steber

10 Body Parts You Can Actually Live Without

Believe it or not, the body is full of parts and organs that you don't actually need to survive. While many of them are there for a specific purpose, and are therefore necessary in some capacity, plenty of people have parts removed due to injury or…
By Carolyn Steber

7 Times It’s OK For Your Partner To Be Friends With Their Ex & 7 Times It’s Definitely Not

While it's natural to jump to conclusions and assume the worst if your partner is friends with their ex, it's important to keep in mind that many people remain friends after a breakup — in a perfectly healthy, mature, and respectable way. "There’s…
By Carolyn Steber

8 Childhood Experiences That Make Someone More Likely To Cheat, According To Experts

Going through tough times as a kid certainly doesn't guarantee someone will grow up to be unfaithful — but it may make a person more likely to cheat. What we witness as children, the problems we go through, and the types of lifestyles our parents…
By Carolyn Steber

15 Things People With Anxiety Shouldn't Feel Ashamed To Do Behind Closed Doors

If you have a few habits caused by anxiety — things you might only do while home alone, such as talking to yourself, pacing around, or avoiding looking at your phone — know that you're not the only one who has these quirks. And you're definitely not…
By Carolyn Steber

9 Questions You Should Never Ask Your Partner About Their Ex

It's only natural to want to know about your partner's ex. After all, you might love your partner, and could be genuinely interested in their old life and the people who were in it. But it's always a good idea to think twice before asking your…
By Carolyn Steber

11 Simple But Effective Ways To Reset If You're Having A Really Bad Day

If you're having a bad day, you might be wondering if there's a way to reset and turn things around. And the answer is yes — yes there is. While you may not be able to instantly fix everything that's got you down, or magically remove all sources of…
By Carolyn Steber

These Are The Most Common Problems Couples Have After Moving In Together

When you're excited about moving in together, it's easy to get caught up in the moment with your partner, and race right into your new shared life. But in order to avoid some of the most common problems couples have after moving in together, it'll…
By Carolyn Steber

6 Physical Traits That May Reveal Something About Your Personality, According To Science

While it's obviously never a good idea to make sweeping generalizations about physical traits and what they reveal about someone's personality, science does show the occasional connection — and it's certainly interesting to consider. Take noses, for…
By Carolyn Steber

9 Things All Couples Should Vs. Shouldn’t Do In The Bathroom Together

When it comes to being in a long-term relationship, there are quite a few ways to bond with your partner, as well as several boundaries you should never cross. And, when you think about it, a lot of them occur at home — especially when it comes to…
By Carolyn Steber

5 Zodiac Signs That Have The Most Trouble Saying “I Love You”

Even if a relationship is going well, it can be tough for some people say "I love you." And that's totally understandable. Dropping the L word is a big deal, and it shouldn't be taken lightly. But when it comes to astrology, there are a few zodiac…
By Carolyn Steber

The 7 Most Common Types Of Anxiety & How To Tell Which One You Have

Anxiety symptoms often get lumped together into one big category, and labeled as "anxiety." But there are actually many different types of anxiety disorders, that all have very different symptoms. And getting to the bottom of which one (or which…
By Carolyn Steber

9 Shocking Ways Your Body Changes After Just 2 Nights Of Bad Sleep

Many of us think it's OK to skip a night or two sleep, either by staying up way too late, or trying to pull an all nighter. And while this is occasionally unavoidable — maybe because you're traveling, or sick, or dealing with anxiety — it's…
By Carolyn Steber

9 Gross & Creepy Things That Happen When Your Pet Sleeps On Your Bed

If you're someone who enjoys sleeping next to your cat or dog, the pros will likely outweigh the cons — regardless of what anyone says. But once you stop to think about all the gross things pets can track into your sheets, you might have to…
By Carolyn Steber

9 Old Wives’ Tales About How To Fall Asleep More Easily That May Actually Work

If you've been tossing and turning and lying awake at night, there are certainly things you can do to help yourself relax and sleep better — and that may even include trying out a few old wives' tales about how to fall asleep more easily. Sure, many…
By Carolyn Steber

9 Old-School Rituals Couples Used To Do To Bring Them Closer Together

If you're searching for ways to feel closer to your partner, it can help to shed the idea that you need to be do something super exciting or over-the-top in order to truly bond. Because most of the time, all you really need are a few old-fashioned…
By Carolyn Steber

9 Things You Didn’t Realize Annoy Tattoo Artists

It's so easy to get wrapped up in the moment and make a few etiquette mistakes when getting a tattoo. And that's completely understandable. Just like it's not always 100 percent obvious what to do when getting a haircut — how much do you tip? do you…
By Carolyn Steber

11 Weird Old-Fashioned Ways People Used To Throw Shade

While old-fashioned etiquette books might have you thinking people were always polite back in the day, you may also be wondering how to throw shade, with an old-timey spin. Well you're in luck — there were a multitude of famous writers, speakers,…
By Carolyn Steber

If You Chafe In These 6 Places, It Might Be A Sign Of A Larger Health Problem

If you've ever experienced raw, red, or irritated skin between your thighs, then you likely know about the common, everyday problem known as skin chafing. But you may wonder, what causes chafing? "Chafing refers to the irritation of skin caused by…
By Carolyn Steber