Sex Tape is the newest comedy to hit theaters, featuring the legends of laughter, Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel. The last time we saw them together was in Bad Teacher as romantic interests, Segel playing a gym instructor and Diaz in the title role. The onscreen chemistry was present then, and Sex Tape reaffirms it. This time, they play a very in-love married couple who has lost the sexual spark … [Read more...] about Doing Comedy Differently: Sex Tape through the Woman’s Lens
Archives for July 2014
Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just getting started with makeup, there are very few things more exciting or more helpful than trying out new products. While product reviews and example applications are the go-to for any woman interested in cosmetics, trying products for yourself is the only way to know whether or not to add it to your collection. Companies like Sephora make this … [Read more...] about Beauty & the Subscription Box
Research and various studies show that it is often the anticipation of a vacation that is the most exciting aspect for many people. The idea of going on vacation often inspires thoughts of fun, sun, relaxation and a little self-pampering. Many people choose warm, tropical or seaside locations for their vacation destination because these areas tend to provide the ideal elements for relaxation.The … [Read more...] about A Tropical Staycation
Somewhere along this crazy millennial timeshift, women have discovered that they have an obligation to themselves. Not just “I should take care of myself as well as others,” a begrudging obligation (that isn’t honest) but an awakening of sorts that leads to the epiphany of I deserve to be happy. I have the power to make this happen. Allowing yourself to be happy and filling your life with the … [Read more...] about Take Care of Yourself For Once
So you've thought about this for some time, and you are trying to decide for yourself, "Should I get a cat?" Your first thought is how awesome it would be to have a companion at home. Plus cats are cute and so entertaining. Not to mention you could find a talented cat and become a YouTube star! While a cat may seem like a great idea to you, there are some things that you should take into … [Read more...] about Should I Get a Cat? The Real Financial Cost of Owning a Pet
Sometimes life gets busy. You've got dinner cooking, the phone is ringing, and the kids are screaming. You ask your firstborn to pick up their mess, and from their mouth comes the dreaded word "no." With all the chaos mounting around you, it would be easy to blow off your child's attitude and worry about the clean-up later. My tip to you: don't wait. Ignoring the situation at hand is only going to … [Read more...] about Never Let Your Child Tell You "No"
Last March, around the time I issued my two weeks notice for my part-time job at a smoothie shop, I started training a new employee who was to be my replacement. Her name was Kelsee. Over the next week, as I taught her various recipes and restaurant protocol, we started talking and made a date spend time together outside of work. I never expected that by July, Kelsee and her boyfriend Tim would … [Read more...] about Millennial Mindset: A Modern Philosophy on Marriage
I wouldn’t say that formal first dates are extinct, but I would argue that they are at the very least, endangered. I’ve realized that people do indeed get to know each other while going out but find themselves confused as to whether they are in fact on a date, or if they are just casually hanging out. Casual relationships are becoming more popular while the idea of a traditional courtship is a … [Read more...] about What Makes It a "Real Date?"
We’re all women here; thus the phrase, "A great pair of heels can make or break your outfit” has come out of our mouths (or our friends' mouths) at least once. What about the lesser known phrase, “A great pair of heels can make or break your BACK?” You’ve never heard that saying because I just made it up. But it’s true—studies have shown that extensive high-heel-wearing causes problems to several … [Read more...] about The Effects of High Heels on Your Body
When you are busy running around, making your dreams a reality, your diet sometimes gets pushed to the side, making room for the rest of your driven, chaotic life. Money and convenience prompt you to forgo nutritious meals and instead, settle for something quick and cheap. These meals are usually quite unhealthy, but, because life never stops, you simply don’t have the time (or money for that … [Read more...] about Healthy Meals for Ladies on a Budget
Let's be honest; dating in the modern world (more specifically, in modern Western society) can be super confusing. Who is sending the right vibes? Are the vibes being interpreted correctly? Is one person way more into the other? Are there hard and fast rules when it comes to dating, or is that too old-fashioned? Who is even “supposed to” do the asking? Does the guy ask the girl? The girl ask the … [Read more...] about Who Asks Whom? Dating in a Modern Society