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

7 ways to be more mindful during your workouts, straight from the pros

October 20, 2019 at 12:00AM by CWC For the most part, people want to be distracted during their workouts. There are TVs in front of the treadmills at every gym, never-ending high-energy playlists and captivating podcasts, and about a billion different things to do on your phone. With that being said, maybe the one thing … Continue reading 7 ways to be more mindful during your workouts, straight from the pros

These earrings on Amazon cost under $20 and can be on your doorstep tomorrow

October 17, 2019 at 11:00PM by CWC Getting dressed when it’s cold outside is about as much fun as waiting for your number to be called at the DMV or getting your vagina waxed. As in, it’s literally zero fun. Like, at all. The grossness of the weather doesn’t exactly offer much as far as … Continue reading These earrings on Amazon cost under $20 and can be on your doorstep tomorrow

A real witch’s 6 tips for using witchcraft to give your home an energy-clearing makeover

October 10, 2019 at 04:22PM by CWC My friend Amber recently became my 10th-ever roommate, and as someone who’s racked up many years of experience in the art of living with other people, I know how the dance typically goes when you move in with someone new: You set intentions to not leave dishes unwashed, … Continue reading A real witch’s 6 tips for using witchcraft to give your home an energy-clearing makeover

Four words from dermatologists that’ll change your life: Stop showering every day

October 09, 2019 at 06:55PM by CWC I used to really like showering. I would linger underneath the spout and luxuriate in the hot water, which helped wake me up in the morning and/or release all my body’s tension after a really long day. These moments let my mind come up with all sorts of … Continue reading Four words from dermatologists that’ll change your life: Stop showering every day

8 signs your relationship is really just a string of manipulative love bombs

October 07, 2019 at 07:30PM by CWC Have you ever felt like things were too good to be true with the person you’re dating? At the very beginning, perhaps they showered you with compliments, attention, and, in general, made you feel as special as you are. But as soon as you felt comfortable settling into … Continue reading 8 signs your relationship is really just a string of manipulative love bombs

‘I’m an audiologist, and the new Apple Watch noise app could save your hearing’

October 02, 2019 at 09:30PM by CWC As far as I’m concerned, music should only be listened to one way: at full volume. What can I say? Some like it loud, and I’m one of those people. Now that the Apple Watch is strapped to to my wrist, I’ve been forced to reconsider just how … Continue reading ‘I’m an audiologist, and the new Apple Watch noise app could save your hearing’

How rediscovering the forgotten art of penmanship is helping me spark joy

September 29, 2019 at 09:00PM by CWC When my two daughters were young, and slowly and diligently working on their penmanship, I delighted in their keen interest in my own handwriting. “Mommy, you are a good writer,” my youngest, then 5, announced one day, nodding over a grocery list I’d left on the countertop. It … Continue reading How rediscovering the forgotten art of penmanship is helping me spark joy

I found jeans so comfortable, you’ll swear you’re wearing leggings every time you put them on

September 25, 2019 at 04:30PM by CWC Everyone has their clothing weakness. For some, it’s bags, while others are more like Carrie Bradshaw and have a soft spot for shoes. My Achilles heel? Jeans. Ever since I was in high school, I’d spend my hard-earned Starbucks paycheck on a new pair of denim practically every … Continue reading I found jeans so comfortable, you’ll swear you’re wearing leggings every time you put them on

7 dermatologists share the *one* product they’d bring if they were stranded on a desert island

September 24, 2019 at 02:00PM by CWC “What would you want to bring with you if you were stranded on a desert island?” What started as my favorite game to play on a first date has recently extended into an unlikely place, the dermatologist’s office. I’ve recently taken to grilling my favorite skin-care professionals on … Continue reading 7 dermatologists share the *one* product they’d bring if they were stranded on a desert island

This Pilates ring workout targets your obliques and booty

September 23, 2019 at 12:00PM by CWC Welcome to Trainer of the Month Club, our brand-new fitness series, where we tap the coolest, most in-the-know fitness leaders to create a month-long fitness challenge. On Mondays, we have our “sweat drops” where you’ll get access to the week’s workout that you can follow along at home. This … Continue reading This Pilates ring workout targets your obliques and booty

Work your hamstrings and your back at once with ‘good mornings’

September 22, 2019 at 12:04AM by CWC Waking up to a workout is always a good idea. While there are plenty of different exercises to choose from to help you get in a solid sweat sesh before running off to work, there’s one in particular that reigns supreme when it comes to setting you up … Continue reading Work your hamstrings and your back at once with ‘good mornings’

Hip flexors kicking in during your ab workout? Here’s how to turn ’em off

September 21, 2019 at 12:00AM by CWC A funny thing happens in fitness: Sometimes body parts other than the ones we’re trying to target sneak into our exercises, kind of like siblings vying for attention. For example, my quads try to do most of the work when I’m attempting to sculpt my glutes. It’s really … Continue reading Hip flexors kicking in during your ab workout? Here’s how to turn ’em off

‘I’m a dancer, and these are the 3 no-no-no’s of stretching your hamstrings’

September 19, 2019 at 04:55PM by CWC I have a rocky relationship with hamstring stretching (see: the yoga butt incident of 2018). Unwinding the tight group of muscles running up the backs of your legs can make all of your everyday movements feel more effortless, but getting the hang of how can be tricky. That’s … Continue reading ‘I’m a dancer, and these are the 3 no-no-no’s of stretching your hamstrings’

Being an awesome S.O. to someone with ADHD doesn’t mean ignoring your needs

September 16, 2019 at 02:00PM by CWC Every relationship comes with a unique set of challenges. (What, you thought romance was easy?) Add a mental health condition into the mix, and things can feel a lot more complicated. If you’re married to or dating someone with ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, which can present in different ways and … Continue reading Being an awesome S.O. to someone with ADHD doesn’t mean ignoring your needs

7 simple dinner formulas to make vegetarian eating anything but boring

September 13, 2019 at 06:10PM by CWC After going vegetarian, it can tricky knowing what to eat, especially if you’re used to basing your meals around meat. When it’s gone, you’re left wondering what you should put on your plate instead. That’s why as you’re getting the hang of things, it’s always a good idea … Continue reading 7 simple dinner formulas to make vegetarian eating anything but boring

You’re totally being judged for your swearing habit—but it can work in your favor

September 12, 2019 at 01:00AM by CWC Ever let an F-bomb slip in front of your boss and immediately feel mortified about how they’re now perceiving you? Do they think you’re crass? Out of control? Rude? Unprofessional? Perhaps they have some other reaction that still paints you in an unflattering light? As someone who curses … Continue reading You’re totally being judged for your swearing habit—but it can work in your favor