Toria is a writer based in Brooklyn, New York. In her free time she writes feature length comedies and takes care of her two horrible cats.
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How To Actually Get Your Dream Wardrobe

Most of us probably don't have our dream wardrobes. In fact, some of us probably are actively frustrated by our clothes on a daily basis. But it doesn't have to be like this! There are truly ways to get your dream wardrobe on a dream budget — or I sh…
By Toria Sheffield

I Tried To Finally Rid Myself Of Underarm Itch

I shave on a pretty regular basis. And for those of you who are also accustomed to shearing particularly delicate areas, you'll know this means I'm also routinely plagued by underarm itching caused by said shaving. In fact my underarms — not to menti…
By Toria Sheffield

How To Get Back Into Working Out

Getting back into exercise after you haven't done it in a while can be rough, which is why it's important to know exactly how to ease back into working out, the right way. I can't tell you how many times I've gotten super excited for a new exercise r…
By Toria Sheffield

How To Know If You & Your SO Are Compatible

Knowing whether you and your partner are compatible isn't as easy as movies and romance novels make it seem. Sometimes it takes a lot of careful thought and consideration to feel confident that your relationship can last longterm, and it's why knowin…
By Toria Sheffield

Tiny Things That Make A Huge Difference in Life

I've often found that the things that make the biggest difference in my daily life are the ones that require the smallest actual adjustments. That's right — there are small things you can do every day that can be major game changers in terms of healt…
By Toria Sheffield

How To Put Together An Entire Look In 5 Minutes

You overslept, the meeting ran late, or you just got caught up in that SVU marathon. The bottom line is you only have five minutes to get ready and look presentable. It happens to all of us — and in fact, sometimes it happens to all of us a lot. It's…
By Toria Sheffield

Ways You're Probably Damaging Your Hair

Awesome hair isn't exactly the most important thing in the world, but the fact of the matter is that healthy hair — and a subsequent abundance of good hair days — generally just makes us feel nice. It's why it's helpful to be conscious of ways you co…
By Toria Sheffield

5 Ways To Release Feelings Of Guilt

Guilt has to be one of the worst feelings. Part of that sinking sensation likely comes from the fact that we can't go back in time and change whatever it is we're feeling bad about. It's why learning how to let go of guilt and forgive yourself can be…
By Toria Sheffield

How To Beat Aches & Pains Naturally

Life is full of moments of discomfort — colds, cramps, allergies — the list goes on and on. But a lot of us don't necessarily want to reach for harsh over-the-counter or prescription-based medicines right off the bat, and instead prefer to go with na…
By Toria Sheffield

How To Finally Get More You Time

It's always ironic to me that millennials are often called the "me" generation, because I find that one of the last things I ever have time for is myself. Technology means that we're expected to be constantly accessible to work, friends, and family, …
By Toria Sheffield

How To Handle Body Odor

Weird body odor — it might not be a "sexy" topic, but that doesn't mean it's not a part of most of our lives at some point or another. And the good news is, there are definitely ways to get a handle on the most common causes of body odor, which can u…
By Toria Sheffield

How To Be The Life Of The Party

Whether we love it or hate it, socializing is a part of life. And sometimes it can really pay off to showcase our most vivacious and magnetic selves (networking events, anyone?). It's why knowing how to be the life of the party is a pretty clutch ski…
By Toria Sheffield

How To Know If You Might Have An Anxiety Problem

A lot of us get anxious on a fairly regular basis — life is stressful. But there's a difference between regular feelings of anxiety and clinical anxiety, which is why knowing the signs of an actual anxiety disorder can be extremely important. It can …
By Toria Sheffield

11 Hair Hacks For When You Have No Time

Hair is perhaps one of the most frustrating parts of the morning routine — especially if you want to keep things low maintenance. There's just no getting around the fact that something usually has to be done with it. It's why time-saving hair hacks (…
By Toria Sheffield

7 Expert Ways To Organize Your Vanity

For some inexplicable reason, my makeup collection devolves into a sprawling monster on my dresser every two weeks or so, no matter how much I strive to keep things neat and tidy. Needless to say, I'm in perpetual need of tips for organizing my vanit…
By Toria Sheffield

How To To Know If Your Partner Undervalues You

We all want to feel loved, and so it can be extremely difficult to comes to terms with the fact that your partner may not care about you or your relationship enough — especially if you are invested and striving to make things work. But the thing is, …
By Toria Sheffield

9 Signs You Don't Have Quality Friendships

Friendship is one of those universally loved parts of life. Good friends can make hard times easier, and the good times all the better. It's why figuring out if you're in need of more friends, or perhaps more importantly, in need of better quality fr…
By Toria Sheffield

Home Decoration Tips That Won't Break The Bank

When it comes to home decorating, most of my fellow 20-somethings stick to cheap (and often cheap-looking) place-holder furniture, with the logic that anything we'd really want would be too expensive. Home decorating on a budget sounds good in theory…
By Toria Sheffield

Important Skin Steps You're Probably Not Doing

Most of us know the basics of skin care, like it's important to wear sunscreen daily to protect ourselves from sun damage, and sleeping in our makeup can lead to breakouts. However, there are still things you should be doing for your skin that you're…
By Toria Sheffield

Ways To Apply Makeup, Fast

Sometimes (AKA most times) we just don't have an extra hour in life to stand in front of the mirror, leisurely applying our makeup. In fact, most days we're pretty short on time, and it's why makeup tips for when you're in a rush are majorly helpful …
By Toria Sheffield