The astrological significance of Katy Perry’s spectacularly unique engagement ring

February 15, 2019 at 08:51AM by CWC Well, someone had an epic Valentine’s Day yesterday and her name is Katy Perry. The singer just announced her engagement to Orlando Bloom on Instagram. That they’ve finally taken their relationship (very) public is nice, but the ruby red rock in Katy Perry’s engagement ring is what got … Continue reading The astrological significance of Katy Perry’s spectacularly unique engagement ring

10 show-stopping engagement rings that are an eco-friendly way to put a ring on it

December 10, 2018 at 11:53AM For a long time, wearing a family heirloom or shopping secondhand were the only options available to most people in search of sustainable engagement rings. Lately, though, fine jewelry brands have been changing the proposal game, utilizing everything from recycled metals to ethically sourced stones to lab-created diamonds (or LCDs—not … Continue reading 10 show-stopping engagement rings that are an eco-friendly way to put a ring on it

4 Safe & Creative Ways To Explore Sex During The Coronavirus Outbreak

March 24, 2020 at 02:54AM A therapist explains how to use this time to reignite your sex life. Continue Reading… …sex with a partner you live with is likely fine if you’re quarantining together and following necessary hygiene protocols carefully. She points out that if you’re quarantining with someone (living in the same space, sharing … Continue reading 4 Safe & Creative Ways To Explore Sex During The Coronavirus Outbreak

6 Ways To Connect With Nature During COVID-19 (Without Going Outside)

March 22, 2020 at 01:28PM Spending time in nature really helps you focus on the here and now, freeing your mind from the chatter and clutter of everyday life and helping you feel like part of something larger than yourself. Whether you’re walking in the woods, gazing at the stars and moon, or looking closely … Continue reading 6 Ways To Connect With Nature During COVID-19 (Without Going Outside)

How To Maintain Your Child’s Social Skills During Social Distancing

March 19, 2020 at 07:11PM Due to COVID-19, government and medical professionals are urging us to stay physically distant and avoid social gatherings of more than 10 people. Although parents are being asked to promote physical distance outside of the family, helping children develop social skills is still possible. As busy people, we don’t always … Continue reading How To Maintain Your Child’s Social Skills During Social Distancing

A G.I. doc shares the best healthy foods for restoring the good bacteria in the gut

March 19, 2020 at 04:00PM by CWC  At this point, you’ll be hard up to come across a health expert who doesn’t preach the importance of gut health. Remember when we all thought it just had to do with digestive health? Gross as it may be to think about, there are millions of bacteria living … Continue reading A G.I. doc shares the best healthy foods for restoring the good bacteria in the gut

5 ways to bring a sense of the great outdoors inside using visual ASMR

March 19, 2020 at 12:00PM by CWC One thing keeping me going during this period of social distancing in light of the COVID-19 pandemic is the daffodils. I live next to a park, and I can see the blooms from my window—cheerful, bright, and lively, absolute rebels to the feeling of chaos that’s otherwise sweeping … Continue reading 5 ways to bring a sense of the great outdoors inside using visual ASMR

Mind-Wandering Can Make You More Anxious — Here’s How To Stay Present

March 18, 2020 at 04:45PM Why is it that we are unhappy when unintentionally mind-wandering? Because when we aren’t present, we can easily get stuck in ruminating, reliving, and regretting the past, or fast-forwarding, catastrophizing, and worrying about the future. This unintentional, negative mind-wandering causes us to feel distracted and unhappy. Also in high-stress situations, … Continue reading Mind-Wandering Can Make You More Anxious — Here’s How To Stay Present

What happens to your skin when you stop wearing makeup for a day, week, or month

March 17, 2020 at 11:00PM by CWC Global cases of Covid-19 are rising, leading many people to work remotely for the foreseeable future. Working from home has its pros and cons, like more time with your pet, but for many it can also increase feelings loneliness. However, one thing rings (mainly) true: It’s certainly easier … Continue reading What happens to your skin when you stop wearing makeup for a day, week, or month

5 Ways To Help Your Local Community During The Coronavirus Outbreak

March 17, 2020 at 08:06PM As the world deals with the coronavirus outbreak, people are highly aware of hand-washing frequency and practicing social distancing to help slow the spread of COVID-19. But for many folks who aren’t considered “at-risk,” the entire situation can make you feel a bit helpless. How can you lend a hand … Continue reading 5 Ways To Help Your Local Community During The Coronavirus Outbreak

How to get rid of toe jam when you’re wearing sweaty socks 24/7

March 17, 2020 at 06:14PM by CWC Hand washing is most likely at the top of your to-do list these days (and for good reason). But another task that could be worth adding to your shower TDL? Thoroughly washing your feet.  If you’re grossed out by what you find when you take off your socks … Continue reading How to get rid of toe jam when you’re wearing sweaty socks 24/7

COVID-19: You should be washing your hands more, but does that go for showering too?

March 17, 2020 at 01:30AM by CWC “Wash your hands for 20 seconds” has been one of the most valuable—and pressing—pieces of advice as COVID-19 makes its way globally, and has made its way into our daily life. (Other great advice? “Isolate yourself” and “for the love of all things good and pure, stop touching … Continue reading COVID-19: You should be washing your hands more, but does that go for showering too?