Social media isn’t perfect, but it’s brought us together in community, health, love, and beyond

December 03, 2019 at 01:00PM by CWC Neither smartphones nor the internet itself were invented within the last 10 years, but both have revolutionized our lives in the past decade thanks to key innovations that have changed the way we connect with one another and access information. Tools that cater to social connection—like Instagram in … Continue reading Social media isn’t perfect, but it’s brought us together in community, health, love, and beyond

How to make the perfect egg dish, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or expert cook

November 22, 2019 at 04:00PM by CWC Eggs are one of the first foods many learn to make in the kitchen. (Right after boiling pasta.) Beloved by doctors and dietitians, eggs are a healthy food gem, full of protein, healthy fats, and iron. There are also a whole slew of ways to cook them: hard … Continue reading How to make the perfect egg dish, whether you’re a beginner, intermediate, or expert cook

A psychologist names the 1 type of social media account you can follow without feeling triggered

October 02, 2019 at 08:00PM by CWC I’ve actually considered hiring a personal social media manager as a strategy to help me feel less blue after scrolling into the void. Because no matter what’s going on in my life, when I log on to any platform, I fall victim to either the comparison trap or … Continue reading A psychologist names the 1 type of social media account you can follow without feeling triggered

If you eat beef, your #prayforAmazon social media post is hypocritical

August 23, 2019 at 12:07AM by CWC After a day spent off Instagram yesterday, I dived into my feed for a few minutes before bed to check in on the latest in #hotgirlsummer content. But instead of a series of smoldering selfies, I found shocking images of the Amazon rainforest burning, photos re-posted by a … Continue reading If you eat beef, your #prayforAmazon social media post is hypocritical

Plugged up? These 7 foods will make you poop (almost) immediately

July 30, 2019 at 03:00AM by CWC They say death and taxes are the only certainties in life, but I’ve got one more to add to the list: Constipation. It’s uncomfortable at best, and can become downright debilitating. So every once in a while, you’ve gotta turn to foods that make you poop immediately. “Constipation” … Continue reading Plugged up? These 7 foods will make you poop (almost) immediately

How one media executive overcame imposter syndrome by repurposing a swear jar

July 24, 2019 at 05:00AM by CWC A friend and I recently created what we’ve come to call our “You Are Beautiful (in Every Single Way)” Jar. It’s an old flower vase with a marker-drawn label, and it’s currently filled with dollar bills (and one glaring $20). We came up with the idea after one … Continue reading How one media executive overcame imposter syndrome by repurposing a swear jar

The sneaky tweak that immediately makes your booty workout way more effective

May 06, 2019 at 12:56PM by CWC I’m practically religious about doing a butt workout at home on the mat in my living room. Almost daily, I strap on a pair of ankle weights and follow along as a trainer streams instructions through my television. One of my most recent workouts left me feeling the … Continue reading The sneaky tweak that immediately makes your booty workout way more effective

Help! My new S.O. hates that my ex is in my old photos on social media

April 26, 2019 at 03:00PM by CWC It’s stupid, but it happens: Your current main squeeze is jealous of an ex haunting your old Instagrams, and you refuse to go on a deleting spree. It’s a tale as old as, like, 2005, when you first put your fling in the number-one slot of your Myspace … Continue reading Help! My new S.O. hates that my ex is in my old photos on social media

Instagram might hide likes to save us all from social media anxiety

April 19, 2019 at 07:50AM by CWC Social media is like trying to get as many people as possible to sign your yearbook. Human nature dictates that we should care what people think of our social media presence. But it’s a little game that no one really wants to play. The simple act of sharing … Continue reading Instagram might hide likes to save us all from social media anxiety

Dear therapist, why do I swoon at PDA in rom-coms but judge it (and hate it) on social media?

April 16, 2019 at 03:00PM by CWC Last week our collective gag reflexes were put to the test when in an unprovoked public social media display of affection, Justin Bieber shared a love poem he wrote for his wife, Hailey. And, uh, let’s just say that Biebs almost certainly has no future as a poet … Continue reading Dear therapist, why do I swoon at PDA in rom-coms but judge it (and hate it) on social media?

For heaven’s (or E. coli’s) sake, toss all your romaine lettuce *immediately*

November 20, 2018 at 01:12PM If you’re a big fan of a classic wedge or Caesar salad, then consider yourself warned: In a *breaking announcement* made earlier today, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) strongly urged anyone who is currently harboring a head of romaine in their crisper drawer to toss it, stat. It’s the second E.coli-romaine contamination … Continue reading For heaven’s (or E. coli’s) sake, toss all your romaine lettuce *immediately*

A giant survey found we’re lonelier than ever—and social media might be to blame

October 01, 2018 at 07:35AM In today’s world, it seems like being lonely shouldn’t even be a thing. When you’re not meeting up with your girls at Pilates or Face-Timing with your college BFF, you’re probably catching up on your friends’ latest endeavors on Instagram. But it turns out that even with so many different ways … Continue reading A giant survey found we’re lonelier than ever—and social media might be to blame

Freeda raises $10 million for its new media brand for women https://t.co/541yz1C0po May 03, 2018 at 08:19AM Italian startup Freeda Media is raising a $10 million Series A round led by Alven Capital. U-Start and business angels are also participating in…

Freeda raises $10 million for its new media brand for women https://t.co/541yz1C0po May 03, 2018 at 08:19AM Italian startup Freeda Media is raising a $10 million Series A round led by Alven Capital. U-Start and business angels are also participating in… May 03, 2018 at 06:28PM