Jessica is a writer and editor from Long Island, New York. She has an unhealthy obsession with cats, the beach, Leonardo DiCaprio, Gilmore Girls, over-priced coffee, Ryan Gosling, and collecting beauty products she almost never uses. Never steal her French fries without asking or she might bite your head off.

Latest Articles

How To Know If Someone Can See What Hashtags You Follow On Instagram

In the last few weeks, Instagram has been keeping users pretty busy with fun updates. And now, on Dec. 12, they released yet another update, which allows users to follow hashtags instead of just other users. The update fosters a sense of community on…
By Jessica Booth

Here’s Why Your Instagram Isn’t Letting You Follow Hashtags Like Everyone Else Yet

The last month of 2017 has proven to be a big one for Instagram: not only is there speculation that the company will be producing a new app, Direct, but there have also been multiple updates to make your experience more interesting and interactive. T…
By Jessica Booth

There Are Now Tree Toppers For The Holidays Modeled After Powerful Women & You Need To See Them

This year, skip the traditional angel Christmas tree topper for something much more inspiring: a powerful woman who is incredibly worthy of the spotlight (and who will also give you some serious Instagram bait). The UK-based not-for-profit organizati…
By Jessica Booth

What You Should Look Forward To On NYE, Based On Your Sign

Whether you love it or hate it, you have to admit that New Year's Eve is one of the biggest nights of the year. It's the end of one part of your life and the start of a slew of new beginnings, both of which are worthy of some sort of celebration... e…
By Jessica Booth

9 Last-Minute New Year’s Eve Plan Ideas That Don’t Suck

New Year's Eve is one of those nights that you want to have plans set in stone weeks in advance, whether they involve a movie night with your friends or a fancy party in an exclusive venue. The good parties and celebrations typically require RSVPs an…
By Jessica Booth

Instagram Might Be Releasing A Whole New App Just For Messaging

If you're an avid Instagram user, you're probably more than a little familiar with the app's direct messaging capabilities (or DMs, as the youths say). DMs allow you to chat privately with your friends, connect with followers, and personally react to…
By Jessica Booth

How To Keep Mercury Retrograde From Totally Ruining The Holidays This year

Brace yourselves, because the holiday season is about to get a lot more complicated. The last Mercury retrograde of 2017 is from Dec. 3 to Dec. 22 — aka right in the middle of the holiday season. The holidays are the time of year you're going to be s…
By Jessica Booth

Here’s Your Holiday Mercury Retrograde Survival Guide, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

Prepare yourselves — Mercury is officially in retrograde. From Dec. 3 to Dec. 22, Mercury retrograde is here to make trouble during the holiday season. With Mercury retrograde happening during the same time as 2017's only supermoon as well as the win…
By Jessica Booth

December Could Be A Rocky Month For Donald Trump After Tonight’s Gemini Full Moon — Here’s Why

The full moon is rising on Dec. 3 for the last time this year, and its position in the stars means a whole lot more than just a pretty view out your window. December's full moon is the first and only official supermoon of 2017 — and on top of that, t…
By Jessica Booth

Taco Bell Is Testing A Burrito Filled With French Fries, But There's One Major Catch

What's better than fulfilling one of your cravings? Well — fulfilling two of them in one delicious meal. If French fries and tacos are two of your fave go-to food options, Taco Bell is about to make this a possibility. According to Food Beast, the fa…
By Jessica Booth

Here’s How Long You’ll Have To Wait To See Another Supermoon After This Weekend

This December marks a pretty big lunar event: the first and only supermoon of 2017, also known as the Cold Moon. Just after sunrise on Dec. 4, early risers will be able to see a moon that appears larger and brighter than normal, a sight that is both …
By Jessica Booth

Don’t Freak Out, But Mercury Retrograde Is Probably Going To Mess With Your Holiday Travel

If you've ever been on the internet, chances are good that, at some point, you've heard someone complain about Mercury retrograde. This astrological phenomenon has been blamed for everything from car accidents to relationship fights to technology-rel…
By Jessica Booth

Here’s How To Keep Mercury Retrograde From Completely Destroying Your Holiday Plans

Between battling cranky crowds at the mall to find the perfect gift, making small talk with family members you don't get along with, and traveling home despite traffic and costly tickets, it doesn't seem like the holidays could get much more stressfu…
By Jessica Booth

This Weekend’s Full Moon Is Going To Look Even Bigger Than Usual

It might seem pretty tough for the galaxy to top the solar eclipse from earlier this year, but get ready, because the December supermoon might do just that— and you won't need a special pair of glasses to view it. This lunar event is a little more sp…
By Jessica Booth

Amazon Just Made It Super Easy To Donate To Charity While Holiday Shopping

The holiday season is officially here, which means it's time for Christmas music, hot chocolate, and lots of shopping. Unfortunately, we all know too well that between overcrowded stores, long lines, and cranky customers, it's easy to forget the real…
By Jessica Booth

How To Get Snapchat's New Filters Update So You Can Take Even Better Selfies With Your Pets

Snapchat is known for their entertaining filters that magically make selfies flawless and give you the body of a dancing turkey (which you probably didn't ask for, but will certainly take advantage of). And now, the app has launched even more filter …
By Jessica Booth

20 Halloween Treats That Are Almost Too Spooky To Eat

Halloween is, in my opinion, the most fun holiday out there. Not only do you get to dress up as someone you love and act like a different person for the night (or three nights, if you're in college), but you get to eat a lot of candy (a sugar high is…
By Jessica Booth

'Stranger Things' Halloween Costume Ideas That Are Ridiculously Easy To Put Together

Picking an easy Halloween costume doesn't have to be as difficult as people sometimes make it out to be — if you want to keep things relatively simple, just base your costume off one of your most beloved fictional characters. A fan favorite for Hallo…
By Jessica Booth

Unique Halloween Costume Ideas Based On Your Sign That No One Else Will Be Wearing

In the age of Pinterest, thinking of a creative DIY Halloween costume can be a huge challenge. So, sometimes it's best to choose a theme that feels super familiar and go from there — after all, the more you know about it, the more authentic you can m…
By Jessica Booth

Diehard 'Gilmore Girls' Fans, This Costume Post Is For You

When it comes time to thinking about what costume you want to wear for Halloween, television is a great place to turn for ideas. And what better show to turn to for inspiration than Gilmore Girls? Not only would it be amazing to pretend to be Rory or…
By Jessica Booth