The top dog breed in the US has remained the same for almost 30 years: https://t.co/5b2I9LIEzv The American Kennel Club has released its annual list of favorite dogs, and the top dog has been in that spot for 27 years. April 24, 2018 at 04:59AM …

The top dog breed in the US has remained the same for almost 30 years: https://t.co/5b2I9LIEzv The American Kennel Club has released its annual list of favorite dogs, and the top dog has been in that spot for 27 years. April 24, 2018 at 04:59AM … April 24, 2018 at 03:18PM

Your preference for night, afternoon, or morning sex says a lot about who you are

September 13, 2019 at 03:00PM by CWC “When do you like to bang?” is probably not a question you were expecting to get asked today (or maybe you were, IDK your life), but here we are. Just like people like different things in bed, they also like to get it on at different times of … Continue reading Your preference for night, afternoon, or morning sex says a lot about who you are

The muscle group that you should be thinking about? Your pelvic floor

August 24, 2019 at 04:00PM by CWC When I hit the gym, there are certain muscles I’m constantly thinking about working—like my arms, abs, and butt. One thing I have never, ever thought twice (or even once) about paying attention to during my workouts? My pelvic floor. Apparently, this is a pretty major mistake on my … Continue reading The muscle group that you should be thinking about? Your pelvic floor

How to score a trendy knotted headband for under $25 on Amazon

August 22, 2019 at 03:20PM by CWC Every summer, like clockwork, my Instagram feed becomes a series of shots of influencers on vacation in Italy, engagement announcements from people I haven’t spoken to since high school, and photos that have me genuinely wondering: “Are those hotdogs, or are they legs?” This summer, though, there’s been … Continue reading How to score a trendy knotted headband for under $25 on Amazon

Driving along the rocky cliffs of Ireland helped me navigate my feelings post-divorce

August 17, 2019 at 04:02AM by CWC A friendly sign inside the rental car reminds me that I have one responsibility and one only—to drive on the left-hand side of the road. This roadtrip along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way seemed like a much better idea several months ago when my best friend and I had … Continue reading Driving along the rocky cliffs of Ireland helped me navigate my feelings post-divorce

The common reason your feet hurt from the second you wake up

August 12, 2019 at 07:00AM by CWC There are those days where you start off on the wrong foot, then there are days where you literally start out with this horrible pain in your foot as soon as you step out of your bed—and it’s way worse. Because that’s called plantar fasciitis, and it’s a foot … Continue reading The common reason your feet hurt from the second you wake up

Please, let’s all take a moment to swoon over Keanu Reeves’ beauty routine

August 06, 2019 at 09:00AM by CWC Much like hair scrunchies and Birkenstocks, Keanu Reeves has—thanks to all that is good and pure in the universe—become “trendy” again. He’s currently considered the “Internet’s boyfriend” after playing a parodied version of himself in Always Be My Maybe (and the voice of Duke Caboom in Toy Story 4), and an … Continue reading Please, let’s all take a moment to swoon over Keanu Reeves’ beauty routine

3 major signs you need new workout sneakers, according to a podiatrist and a trainer

August 05, 2019 at 08:00AM by CWC When it comes to knowing when to replace your workout sneakers, they say it all comes down to either how many miles you’ve clocked in them, or how long you’ve had them for. I have a serious issue with this: I do not track how many miles I … Continue reading 3 major signs you need new workout sneakers, according to a podiatrist and a trainer

Pro tip: Do this yoga move to make any upper body workout more effective

August 04, 2019 at 11:00AM by CWC This morning, before I started knocking out some chest presses, lat flies, push-ups, and various other upper body stuff with heavy weights, my instructor at Barry’s Bootcamp had the class do some upward dogs. As in, you know, that yoga pose that you do in your sun salutations. … Continue reading Pro tip: Do this yoga move to make any upper body workout more effective

Meet orthosomnia, the on-the-rise (and counterproductive) cultural obsession with hacking your sleep

August 01, 2019 at 05:00AM by CWC Like many people, my mom is pretty obsessed with her fitness tracker. We could be walking the dogs, completely immersed in a deep conversation about life, death, and the meaning of it all, only to be interrupted by her vibrating wrist and her subsequent message she just has … Continue reading Meet orthosomnia, the on-the-rise (and counterproductive) cultural obsession with hacking your sleep

Celebrate National Hot Dog Day with avocado and 4 more unexpected wiener toppings

July 17, 2019 at 11:31AM by CWC Okay, so, I love hot dogs. They’re legit my favorite summer food. If you invite me to a backyard party in this ungodly heat and there are no hot dogs, I’m leaving. They’re irrefutably the best part of going to a baseball game, and they’re the only reason … Continue reading Celebrate National Hot Dog Day with avocado and 4 more unexpected wiener toppings

The secret to clocking hours worth of sleep in minutes? A yoga nidra session

July 15, 2019 at 05:00AM by CWC There are two kinds of people: those who can hold a tree pose for days and those who have unfurled a yoga mat one and a half times and whimpered through each downward dog. As a member of that latter group, when I first heard about yoga nidra … Continue reading The secret to clocking hours worth of sleep in minutes? A yoga nidra session

We’re apparently all shopping for shoes wrong, according to foot doctors 

July 11, 2019 at 05:00AM by CWC When I was younger, I subscribed to the philosophy that high heels were the only acceptable footwear choice—even when it was snowing out. Younger me never could have imagined a world in which I would be wearing sneakers on a first date. (Younger me also never could have … Continue reading We’re apparently all shopping for shoes wrong, according to foot doctors 

Checks+Balanced: A 23-year-old making $55,000 prioritizes healthy living for herself—and her dog

July 11, 2019 at 03:00AM by CWC Even in a world where questions about menstrual cups and the ins and outs of sex are completely (and blessedly) normal, somehow the ever-ubiquitous use of money remains a touchy subject for many. People want to live their healthiest life ever, but—#realtalk—it can add up. Have you ever wondered how your colleague … Continue reading Checks+Balanced: A 23-year-old making $55,000 prioritizes healthy living for herself—and her dog

6 tips for hosting your friends for a weekend without spending a million dollars

July 10, 2019 at 08:28AM by CWC Once upon a time, I lived—with two roommates and three dogs—in a New York City one-bedroom apartment that we converted to a three-bedroom apartment. As I was new to town that year, everyone I’d ever met in Los Angeles, from where I had just relocated, and Texas, where … Continue reading 6 tips for hosting your friends for a weekend without spending a million dollars

10 date ideas that’ll bring the butterflies back when your relationship feels routine

July 07, 2019 at 12:00PM by CWC In the early stages of a relationship, even the most mundane activities seem like romantic things to do. Nights in binge-watching TV are a chance to cozy up. Going to the neighborhood sushi restaurant twice a week is cute because it becomes “your spot.” But after a while, … Continue reading 10 date ideas that’ll bring the butterflies back when your relationship feels routine

How a 5-euro yoga class in Paris helped me feel at home while living abroad

July 02, 2019 at 05:00AM by CWC Very few sob stories begin with, “I moved to Paris.” Mine doesn’t either, but when I arrived in the city’s 11th arrondissement (aka, neighborhood) as an 18-year-old college freshman, I’d never felt more lonely. While unpacking the contents of my childhood life into my new adult (!) apartment, … Continue reading How a 5-euro yoga class in Paris helped me feel at home while living abroad

Step aside seitan, mushrooms are the new all-stars of alt-meat

June 28, 2019 at 07:50AM by CWC Most people, it seems, are on a quest to eat more plants, but if you’re a meat eater—or more aptly, a meat lover—giving up juicy beef burgers and crispy, flavorful bacon can be very, very hard. Tofu and seitan—the all-stars of the meat substitute world—don’t exactly hit the … Continue reading Step aside seitan, mushrooms are the new all-stars of alt-meat

Is it okay, psychologically and otherwise, to have sex in the same room as your pet?

June 28, 2019 at 06:27AM by CWC Though it would be just swell to own an adorable corgi named Waffles, there are several reasons why I elect not to have a dog right now. Namely, I am not even 1 percent responsible enough for that. I can barely find the time to take care of … Continue reading Is it okay, psychologically and otherwise, to have sex in the same room as your pet?

A relationship expert reveals the 6 big questions to ask your partner before getting married

June 22, 2019 at 10:00AM by CWC Wedding planning is inevitably stressful, “chill bride” vibes be damned. Obsessively checking your weather app, double-checking with the caterer that your vegan/keto/Whole30 friends all have at least something to eat at the reception, remembering cute flats for when you can’t bear your heels anymore…there are a lot of … Continue reading A relationship expert reveals the 6 big questions to ask your partner before getting married