Ableism is the issue in wellness we’re not addressing

March 06, 2020 at 12:00AM by CWC When I was sworn in as an attorney in 2019, the leaders from my local chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers welcomed me to the profession and I enthusiastically signed up to join their organization. I wanted to become more involved in the events the group … Continue reading Ableism is the issue in wellness we’re not addressing

How to style the OV exercise dress for winter, because we’re team no pants all year round

March 05, 2020 at 05:00PM by CWC Many months ago, I packed away my shorts, skirts, and dresses for winter—already wishing that I could rewind the “lazy-hazy-crazy” days of summer and sport them all once more. There’s was one wardrobe exception, though: the Outdoor Voices Exercise Dress ($100) in winter proved too versatile to be … Continue reading How to style the OV exercise dress for winter, because we’re team no pants all year round

Here’s what a healthy chef puts in his 5-minute anti-inflammatory salad dressing

February 19, 2020 at 10:00AM by CWC Hot take: Salad dressing is the differentiator between a homemade salad that tastes like you paid $20 for it, or a bland bowl of greens you’re ready to toss in the trash after a few bites. But if you’ve been nervous to try your hand at homemade dressings … Continue reading Here’s what a healthy chef puts in his 5-minute anti-inflammatory salad dressing

4 surprising ways to use a $4 bottle of Trader Joe’s Green Goddess dressing

December 05, 2019 at 05:20PM by CWC Trader Joe’s salad dressings are way underrated. Go ahead, rave about the cauliflower gnocchi and Everything But the Bagel seasoning. I’ll just be over in the lettuce aisle singing the praises of the Trader Joe’s green goddess dressing, which—true to it name—makes everything from pasta to salads to … Continue reading 4 surprising ways to use a $4 bottle of Trader Joe’s Green Goddess dressing

How to address your holiday-induced complexion concerns, according to a clean skin-care pro

November 13, 2019 at 04:30AM by CWC As the holiday season approaches, you have enough things to worry about (making your list, checking it twice, etc, etc). The one thing you definitely don’t want to spend time fretting over? Your skin. But with that long list of to-do’s, feeling the pinch of holiday stress is … Continue reading How to address your holiday-induced complexion concerns, according to a clean skin-care pro

Leggings with pockets are the best thing since dresses with pockets

October 09, 2019 at 01:00AM by CWC By this point, you’re probably well aware of the amazingness that is dresses with pockets. Once it became a trend, women all around the world rejoiced for finally having a place to put their things. And now that the practical trend has expanded to leggings with pockets, going … Continue reading Leggings with pockets are the best thing since dresses with pockets

A dress rehearsal isn’t just for the stage—here’s what to do before a big change in your life

August 29, 2019 at 10:18PM by CWC In sixth grade, I begged my mom to buy me a laser pointer at Staples. Overnight, I become the best presenter among my peers. Not because the super-cool tool elevated my social status (it didn’t), but because the pointer made me want to rehearse my assignments beforehand. Middle school me … Continue reading A dress rehearsal isn’t just for the stage—here’s what to do before a big change in your life

A dermatologist says *this* ingredient is the little black dress of skin care

August 15, 2019 at 02:21AM by CWC Welcome to ‘Dear Derm,’ our brand-new series in which dermatologist Mona Gohara, MD shares serious skin-care realness. In each episode, she’ll answer your most burning beauty questions and give you all the tools you need to take your glow game to the next level.  Ask any dermatologist to … Continue reading A dermatologist says *this* ingredient is the little black dress of skin care

This dress is basically the leggings equivalent of formalwear, and I never want to take it off

August 07, 2019 at 11:01AM by CWC As soon as the summer hits its dog days, I’ve got exactly two criteria for whatever clothing I put on my body: It’s gotta be comfortable, and it cannot, under any circumstances, show sweat. That’s it. Whether or not something is cute doesn’t matter nearly as much as its … Continue reading This dress is basically the leggings equivalent of formalwear, and I never want to take it off

Make your salad dressing extra beneficial for your gut and immunity with this secret ingredient

July 17, 2019 at 11:00AM by CWC Sorry, mushroom coffee, but this salad dressing makes eating medicinal mushrooms way tastier. Watch the video. When we think mushrooms, we think of the delicious ones that we love on pizzas and in stir fries…and the psychedelic ones that just got decriminalized in Denver. But fun fact: There … Continue reading Make your salad dressing extra beneficial for your gut and immunity with this secret ingredient

This fool-proof dressing room test will ensure your sports bra will *actually* keep you supported during your workout

June 18, 2019 at 03:00AM by CWC I do Crossfit (wow, what an opener—I promise not to mention it 800 more times in this article), so finding a sports bra that is going to contain my boobs is of utmost importance. Because as any well-endowed woman likely knows, doing high-impact activities in a sports bra … Continue reading This fool-proof dressing room test will ensure your sports bra will *actually* keep you supported during your workout

This $20 Amazon dress has 3,000 reviews can be worn approximately 893 ways

June 11, 2019 at 02:00AM by CWC The weird/delightful thing about shopping for clothes on Amazon is that they carry a lot of really strange brands that I’ve never heard of. And not like, cool under the radar athleisure brands to know, but rather things with names like, “Grecerelle Women’s Casual Loose Pocket Long Dress … Continue reading This $20 Amazon dress has 3,000 reviews can be worn approximately 893 ways

Sick of EVOO? Try these 11 healthy, nutritionist-approved salad dressings instead

June 07, 2019 at 03:00PM by CWC Summer time is peak salad season—it’s the best way to make the most of all the in-season produce at the farmer’s market without having to turn on the oven. But there’s only one downside: It’s really, really easy to get sick of lemon and EVOO as your go-to … Continue reading Sick of EVOO? Try these 11 healthy, nutritionist-approved salad dressings instead

13 minimalist brands that make getting dressed the easiest thing you’ll do all day

June 03, 2019 at 05:00PM by CWC Imagine opening up your closet to find a calming sea of neutrals, each of which you can pull off the hanger, pair with literally anything else in your wardrobe, and head out for the day. Such is the beauty of creating a minimalist wardrobe, which will not only keep … Continue reading 13 minimalist brands that make getting dressed the easiest thing you’ll do all day

How to make a healthy ranch dressing because, sorry, nobody wants to eat naked celery

May 24, 2019 at 06:14AM by CWC Even with an impressive spread of potato salad, chips and guac, and chili, people always seem to circle back to the classic crudités platter. Maybe it’s because they subconsciously know that they need to balance out all the other not-so healthy foods with something that actually has fiber. … Continue reading How to make a healthy ranch dressing because, sorry, nobody wants to eat naked celery

First comes love, then comes…a shared address, if you’re dating in today’s society

April 24, 2019 at 04:00PM by CWC My grandpa likes to recall the story of when, in high school, he saw my grandma for the first time and told his friends, “I’m going to marry that girl.” Well. I highly doubt that the men who like my photos on Hinge are coming to that same … Continue reading First comes love, then comes…a shared address, if you’re dating in today’s society

Walk down the aisle with confidence in one of these size-inclusive wedding dresses under $700

April 15, 2019 at 09:03AM by CWC The extended-sized fashion movement is well on its way to getting the kudos it deserves. Activewear companies like Nike, Beyond Yoga, and Girlfriend Collective have taken steps toward inclusivity. Now wedding attire, too, is increasingly comprehensive with its sizing. Leading the charge is Torrid, a cult-favorite fashion brand … Continue reading Walk down the aisle with confidence in one of these size-inclusive wedding dresses under $700

The secret ingredient Drew Barrymore’s nutritionist uses to sweeten up her salad dressing

March 21, 2019 at 11:19AM by CWC I hate to admit it now, but it wasn’t until I was well out of college that I started to rethink my salad dressing choices. It took me years to realize just how much sugar was lurking in the bottle. I’m blame this on my Midwest upbringing, which … Continue reading The secret ingredient Drew Barrymore’s nutritionist uses to sweeten up her salad dressing

Quiz: How to find your new favorite bra without stepping foot in a dressing room

March 14, 2019 at 06:30PM by CWC Is there anything more irritating than your bra strap sliding down your arm while you’re trapped in a turtleneck—or when your only option for “support” means your boobs live directly under your chin? Truth: Finding a bra that fits your body and day-to-day needs is hard to come … Continue reading Quiz: How to find your new favorite bra without stepping foot in a dressing room

Every guy I date dresses worse than the last—and TBH, it feels disrespectful

January 11, 2019 at 05:30AM by CWC I once went on a date with a guy who showed up wearing jeans and a T-shirt. Totally normal outfit, except the tee was actually just functional workout gear being taken on a fun night out, and the slip-on Vans rounding out his #lewk were threadbare at best. … Continue reading Every guy I date dresses worse than the last—and TBH, it feels disrespectful

Everything I’ve learned on dressing with confidence has come from this beloved children’s book character

December 24, 2018 at 07:30AM The only books I remember being obsessed with during my childhood (… and adolescence) were the ones in the Eloise universe. For those of you who don’t know the meaning of true happiness and freedom (I mean, aren’t familiar), Eloise, Eloise at Christmas Time, Eloise in Paris, and Eloise in Moscow … Continue reading Everything I’ve learned on dressing with confidence has come from this beloved children’s book character

9 fashion-forward athleisure pieces that’ll make holiday dressing comfy and cool

December 20, 2018 at 05:02AM The holidays are that special time of year when wearing your pajamas to the airport and lounging around your parents’ house for hours on end in your sweats is completely acceptable. The mere prospect of wearing “real clothes”—AKA jeans, dresses, and tops—suddenly feels like a dreadfully unnecessary task, and, in … Continue reading 9 fashion-forward athleisure pieces that’ll make holiday dressing comfy and cool