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13 Gifts For New Moms That Aren’t Eye-rollingly Cutesy

There's a good chance that you know someone who has had a baby this year — and as of right now, they're probably stressing about the holiday season. As they've probably forgotten what it's like to enjoy something solely for themselves based on their …
By Karen Belz

These Halloween Party Ideas Are So Scary That Your Friends Might Actually Hate You, TBH

Halloween is quickly approaching, and you might have a party already planned. But if not, you're probably looking for a few scary Halloween party ideas that'll really help things get spooky. Halloween is the ideal time to really let your creativity …
By Karen Belz

These 'Gilmore Girls' Halloween Costume Ideas Pair Perfectly With Your Favorite Cup Of Coffee

If you've always dreamed about living in Stars Hollow, there's a chance you'll be inspired to create a last-minute Gilmore Girls Halloween costume this year. The best part about this show is that you can make it a full group idea (since there's plent…
By Karen Belz

Halloween Costumes For People Who Literally Only Want To Wear Jeans

One of the worst parts about assembling a Halloween costume is the weather — sometimes in late October, it's just too cold to be wearing a short fairy dress or anything that requires bare legs. Thankfully, there are a ton of Halloween costumes you ca…
By Karen Belz

This Is The Easiest Way To Peel Grapes For Any Halloween Pranks You're Planning

Newsflash: Halloween, quite possibly one of the top three best holidays, is coming up fast. That means you might want to learn how to peel grapes in time for your Halloween party. Why grapes, you may ask? Well, because they're often used for creepy p…
By Karen Belz

Here's What Halloween Candy Is Vegan

Every year, we make life changes — whether or not we realize it. And if you've decided to make a big dietary change this year, you might be wondering what Halloween candy is vegan. Sometimes, it's a little tough to tell. Vegans are slightly differen…
By Karen Belz

Why Don’t I Have Backdrops On Snapchat?

Here's some good news: Snapchat just unleashed a major update that includes some super cool new features that you probably didn't even know you needed in your life — one of which actually allows you to add your own backgrounds to photos! If your frie…
By Karen Belz

Why Don't I Have Voice Filters On Snapchat?

If you're a fan of the popular app, you'll love this news. One of the new features on Snapchat is voice filters, which will help you and your friends work on your tone and pitch. If this feature sounds familiar (pun intended) you might recognize it f…
By Karen Belz

Weird Facts About Fireworks For The Fourth Of July

The Jul. 4 is coming up, and that means one thing — fireworks. While you've probably witnessed a fireworks display before, there are a few weird facts about fireworks that you might not have realized. Obviously a lot goes into making the presentation…
By Karen Belz

Unique Father's Day Gifts He'll Actually Use

When you're out shopping for Father's Day gifts, you might find yourself in a bit of a rut — not every guy likes beer, golf, and barbecue tools. Luckily, there are a bunch of unique Father's Day gifts out there that he'll actually be able to use — af…
By Karen Belz

Affordable Father's Day Gift Ideas For The New Dad

While new moms get a ton of the credit (y'know, she gave birth) there's something very precious about fatherhood. For Father's Day, some of the best gift ideas for the new dad are gifts that'll help him save a little extra time. Taking care of a newb…
By Karen Belz

Useful Mother’s Day Gifts For A New Mom

On April 4, my daughter was born — and while I totally thought that I had everything I needed to prepare, it turns out that that wasn't the case. In celebrating my first Mother's Day this year, I realized there are a few useful Mother's Day gifts for…
By Karen Belz

10 Things To Text Your Mom On Mother's Day

While we wish we lived closer to home, sometimes we find ourselves far away from key family members on big holidays. That's why it's important to think of the best text to send your mom on Mother's Day, so she knows she's appreciated. For the record,…
By Karen Belz

Last-Minute Easter 2017 Party Ideas

Feel like having a party? Well, Easter is the perfect occasion — even if you're working within limited time frame. There are plenty of ways to have a last-minute Easter party that'll have your friends talking for months. Easter isn't just for kids, y…
By Karen Belz

Peeps' 12 New Flavors Ranked From Great To Amazing

There's something very magical about Peeps. Some people prefer them stale, others prefer them fresh, and some people just prefer them in the highest quantity possibly. I suppose I fit in the latter group, as I was able to test out the 12 new Peeps De…
By Karen Belz

Funny April Fools' Day Prank Texts

If you're not a professional at pranks just yet, have no fear — there are plenty of funny April Fools' Day prank texts that'll help you look like a comedy king or queen. It's pretty simple to text a prank for a few reasons. For one, people usually ar…
By Karen Belz

Funny Jokes To Share On Facebook For April Fools' Day

Whether you love it or dread it, April Fools' Day is upon us. And it's undeniable that in this day and age, social media is usually the best place for jokes and tomfoolery. If you're looking for a few solid jokes to share on Facebook for April Fools'…
By Karen Belz

6 Terrifying Facts About Life Before Roe v. Wade

You may know Norma McCorvey best by her alias, Jane Roe. Historically, McCorvey made a difference by challenging the terrifying aspects of life before her Roe v. Wade case, which legalized abortion and deemed it a fundamental right. It started back …
By Karen Belz

How To Celebrate National Drink Wine Day

There's somewhat of a lull in "party" holidays in February once Valentine's Day passes us by — but thankfully, February 18th is designated to celebrate National Drink Wine Day, and it's definitely the perfect time to grab some cheap white and red and…
By Karen Belz

Small Valentine's Day Gifts To Get For A New S.O.

The day that everyone who is in a brand new relationship fears is almost here: Valentine's Day. (Dum dum dum....) While established couples know the deal regarding the popular February holiday, it's often tough to find a Valentine's Day gift for a ne…
By Karen Belz