Shayna Murphy
Shayna Murphy is a Boston-based writer. Her work has appeared in BookBub, PopMatters, Taste of Cinema and other outlets. She enjoys midnight movies and not burning the house down with her cooking.

Latest Articles

8 Satisfying Sex Toys For People Who Are Single AF

Think you need a partner in order to enjoy explosive, mind-numbing orgasms? Think again. From bullets that recreate the feel of oral sex to strokers so soft and tight you'd swear it was the real thing, some of the hottest sex toys for single people m…
By Shayna Murphy

9 Things You Should Never Do To Your Hair In The Shower (And 9 Things You Should)

Nobody ever really tells you that there's a right way to take care of your hair, especially when you're in the shower. For most people, learning how to do it properly is a process of trial and error, and usually involves trying the kinds of things yo…
By Shayna Murphy

This Fall-Essential Makes The Perfect PSL Companion

Most people have used a thermos at one point or another, but when it comes to finding the best thermoses on the market, it's not as easy as it seems. Chances are you're thinking, it's a thermos — are they really that different? As it turns out, they …
By Shayna Murphy

29 Weird Products On Amazon That Are Actually Useful AF

Ever been shopping online and encountered a product so bizarre and off-the-wall that you just had to do a double take? Although it may seem surreal at times that we actually live in a world where pasta-shaped oven mitts and pig-faced vegetable steame…
By Shayna Murphy

The Investment-Worthy Sheets That’ll Make You Want To Stay In Bed All Day

If you’re tossing and turning all night and waking up drenched in sweat, the problem may not be that you're having nightmares about student loan bills. It could be your bed sheets that are making you uncomfortable by trapping in heat and moisture — a…
By Shayna Murphy

26 Innovative Products On Amazon That Are Better Than Anything You’ve Ever Seen In SkyMall

Before SkyMall filed for bankruptcy back in 2015, it was one of the most enjoyable parts of flying. Loaded with some of the most bizarre products around, it almost made being stuck on a red-eye okay. While SkyMall may be permanently grounded, Amazon …
By Shayna Murphy

8 Blenders That'll Make A Perfect Smoothie Every Single Time

Smoothies used to be one of those hyped-up things I could never fully get behind, because I thought loving them would mean giving up beer and cheeseburgers, too. Now that I'm all about that smoothie life (and still about that beer and cheeseburger li…
By Shayna Murphy

11 Air Purifiers That'll Keep Your Home Unbelievably Fresh

Even if you keep your home super clean, the air can contain a lot of particles — and these particles are often especially irritating for people with allergies. Luckily, the best air purifiers help to minimize common air pollutants like dirt, dust, pe…
By Shayna Murphy

40 Fascinating Things With Over 1,000 Reviews On Amazon

It's not always easy for a product to stand out to me when I'm shopping online. Most of the time, I have a clear agenda: I want to get on, fill up my shopping cart, and check out as quickly as possible. But I always do a double-take when it comes to …
By Shayna Murphy

12 Hot AF Sex Toys That Have A Cult Following On Amazon

Sometimes you want a toy that can do more than just get you off — you want one that's a little raunchier than your average, everyday vibrator, and that's sexy enough just on its own to leave you fantasizing and wanting more. On Amazon, toys like this…
By Shayna Murphy

8 Air Mattresses As Comfy & Reliable As A *Real* Bed

When I got my very first apartment, I slept on an air mattress for about four months. No joke, it was one of the most comfortable beds I've had. While I've since graduated to a real bed, I still love inflatable beds. And that's because the best air m…
By Shayna Murphy

9 Food Processors That Make Meal Prep A Breeze

Food processors are basically magic. They can do almost anything, slice and dice virtually any fruit or veggie, and help make some seemingly-impossible culinary feats (hello gluten-free pizza dough) look effortless. And, best of all, some of the best…
By Shayna Murphy

The 7 Best Water Flossers For Healthier Teeth & Gums

Now that I've grown up to be a perpetually forgetful adult, flossing is one of those hygiene things that I'm always telling myself I'll get to, but like, tomorrow. That is, until I discovered that the best water flossers get the job done just as well…
By Shayna Murphy

The 5 Best Brushes For Fine Hair

Curly or straight, keeping your hair protected from unnecessary damage is probably your biggest hair-related concern — and fine hair is particularly susceptible to damage. While heat styling tools and shampoos containing sulfates are well-known troub…
By Shayna Murphy

6 Shiatsu Massagers That Are *Almost* As Good As The Real Thing

If you spend your days hunched over a desk and your nights trying to find that cushy sweet spot that will make all the pain in your back and shoulders finally go away, chances are you could really benefit from a massage. The best Shiatsu massagers ar…
By Shayna Murphy

12 Weird But Genius Bedroom Toys That’ll Actually Get You Off

Here's the funny thing about sex toys: sometimes, the wackier they look, the better they are where it counts. Whether it's a butt plug with a bushy fox tail attached to it or a literal sex machine, weird but genius sex toys that'll actually get you o…
By Shayna Murphy

The 7 Best Curling Irons For Big Waves

Big, laissez-faire waves are meant to look effortless, but getting them to last all day can actually be a challenge. Luckily, the best curling irons for big waves have just what it takes to transform even the most pin-straight hair into voluminous, s…
By Shayna Murphy

7 Common Health Mistakes Woman Don’t Realize They’re Making Down There & The Products To Help

Whether it's a yeast infection or a lengthy period, vaginas (while amazing in many ways) need a lot of care to remain healthy and happy. While many problems are unavoidable — and completely normal to experience at least once in your life, like strang…
By Shayna Murphy

9 Acupressure Mats That Promise To Melt Away Tension

Acupressure mats are foam mats with thousands of short plastic needles that you can stand, sit, or lay down on for anywhere from 20 to 30 minutes to stimulate your body. While the best acupressure mats on the market today tout a number of benefits, f…
By Shayna Murphy

9 Genius Sex Toys That Do All The Work For You

Most people love a good orgasm. But you know what's even more fun than getting off on one? Being able to get that kind of next-level, unbelievable orgasm from a genius sex toy that does all the work on its own while you just get to lay back, relax, a…
By Shayna Murphy