Dacy is a writer living in Brooklyn. Born in Seattle but educated in Philly and Paris, she thinks BYOB restaurants should be the standard, speaks French and still finds time to pretend to be into football every time the Seahawks play.

15 '90s Halloween Costumes That Are Super Creative

Channel your inner '90s spirit animal this Halloween without breaking the bank. Whether you take a cue from the silver screen or find your sartorial calling from your favorite after school TV show, these creative '90s Halloween costume ideas will…
By Dacy Knight

17 "Pokemon Go" Halloween Costume Ideas

It's never too early to start planning your Halloween getup, especially if it's already clear what you're meant to be. If you're the type who, while making your trick-or-treating rounds, is going to be more focused on catching wild Pokemon than…
By Dacy Knight

15 '90s Halloween Couples Costume Ideas For 2016

If you and your significant other are stuck on coming up with a Halloween costume this year, there is no better source of inspiration than our favorite decade — the '90s. Brimming with the best fashion, trends, and pop culture icons, the '90s…
By Dacy Knight

10 Creative Group Halloween Costume Ideas 2016

They say two's company and three's a crowd, but when it comes to Halloween, the more the merrier. Gather your crew to take your costume planning to a whole new dimension this year, as some of the best ideas for 2016 require a few participants. Be…
By Dacy Knight

12 DIY Best Friend 2016 Halloween Costume Ideas

Everyone has that best friend forever — the one who's the first you text when anything major happens (and when nothing's happening at all), the one you tag in the comments section of humorous Instagram accounts (even though you know they're already…
By Dacy Knight

20 Gourmet Hot Dog Recipes For Labor Day

Happy Labor Day, friends! Sept. 5 marks the unofficial end of summer, and there's one right way to celebrate. Even if you're not at a backyard barbecue or ball park, you can still get a taste of your favorite franks with this roundup of unique and…
By Dacy Knight

22 Recipes For Your Next Tailgate

Football season kicks off in September, which means you'll spend many a Sunday rocking your team's gear, cheering them on to victory, and tailgating while doing so. Bring your A-game to the parking lot this year with this strong lineup of tailgating…
By Dacy Knight

20 Bad Health Habits To Ditch In Your 20s

Your 20s see you through from your awkward teenage years to your transformation into a full-fledged adult. The decade is all about experiencing new things, taking on new challenges, making mistakes and learning from them, and working towards…
By Dacy Knight

20 Reasons To Look Forward To Fall

Summer's beginning to wind down, and soon we'll be bidding adieu to backyard barbecues, beach days, and jorts. There is one last barbecue on the horizon, but as soon as the coals eventually cool on Labor Day weekend, summer too unofficially cools…
By Dacy Knight

Drink Pairings For Classic Ice Cream Truck Treats

Nothing takes you back to the blissful innocence of yesteryear like hearing the jingle of an ice cream truck on a hot summer day — like a siren's call enticing your younger self with promises of ice cold treats with chocolate layers and cartoon…
By Dacy Knight

11 Labor Day Weekend Trip Ideas

Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end of summer. Once it comes and goes, we must bid adieu to bikinis and beach days, sadly say "sayonara" to summer Fridays, and come to terms with there being fewer rooftop parties and backyard barbecues to…
By Dacy Knight

20 Back-To-School Dorm Gadgets

If you're heading back to school at the end of summer, it's time to think beyond your required textbooks and requisite twin XL sheets. Though your dorm room is small, modest, and just a nine to 10 month commitment, you can upgrade your college…
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10 Things To Do Over Summer Break Before College

Summer's winding down, and it's getting time to buckle down again for college. In preparation for a successful school year ahead, here are 10 things you can do during summer for a better back-to-school experience come the fall Chances are you're not…
By Dacy Knight

11 Effortless Ways To Celebrate National Lazy Day

Happy National Lazy Day! Aug. 10 officially marks the date we're meant to give in to our natural human desires to be lazy. It's time to string up that hammock, kick off your shoes, and celebrate National Lazy Day by committing to hours of…
By Dacy Knight

25 Delicious Ways To Celebrate National S'more Day

Happy National S'mores Day! Aug. 10 marks a day dedicated to celebrating the messiest, most delicious dessert of our youth. The summertime staple is engrained in our collective memories, evoking nights out by the campfire, balmy afternoons around…
By Dacy Knight

10 American Road Trips To Take This Summer

If you're looking for a summer adventure like no other, get behind the wheel, roll the windows down, queue up a heartland rock playlist, and embark on one of these epic American road trip ideas. Nothing ignites the heart and rejuvenates the soul…
By Dacy Knight

16 Olympic Games Party Ideas

The 2016 Summer Olympics kick off Aug. 5! If you can't be in Rio for all the action, the second best way to get into the Olympic spirit is by throwing a party to watch the games on the big screen in the company of friends. Here are 16 Olympic Games…
By Dacy Knight

Can You See Who's Viewed Your Instagram Story?

In case you missed it, your favorite photo-sharing app launched Instagram Stories, a brand new feature which resembles Snapchat's feature of the same name. The surprising Instagram update allows you to keep your followers apprised of your…
By Dacy Knight

How To Throw A "Pokemon Go" Party

Sure, you've attended more than your fair share of Pokemon-themed birthday parties complete with Pikachu-adorned plates, crepe paper, and various other paraphernalia, but times have changed, and you deserve another shot at Pokemon-inspired happiness…
By Dacy Knight

How To Celebrate Bastille Day

Viva la France! Bastille Day is here, and even if you're not in France, all you Francophiles can still party like it's 1789. Le quatorze juillet, better known among English speakers as Bastille Day, is a time to come together to commemorate the…
By Dacy Knight