Monthly Archives: April 26, 2017

Why It's Not OK to Have a Cash Bar at Your Wedding

Image Source: Soda Fountain Photography We get it, weddings are expensive. In 2016, the average cost of an American wedding was almost $30K! That’s a big chunk of money for one day, sometimes even just a few hours. So the need to stick to a budget is totally understandable. But is it ever OK to…read more

This Teen Got Suspended For Her Amazing Sex-Ed Assignment

A 14-year-old got suspended for an assignment she turned in to her sex-ed teacher, and we have to admit we think the reason she got in trouble was kind of awesome. When given hypothetical excuses for not using a condom, students were supposed to fill in appropriate responses for why condoms should be used. Obviously,…read more

21 Hilarious Embroidery Hoops You'll Want to Hang on Your Wall

An embroidery hoop craze has ensued, and we’re all about it. There are so many creative options you can buy or use as inspiration to make one yourself. We rounded up the most funny and clever embroidery hoops we could find – now we want to cover our house in them. Check out our favorite…read more

9 Childhood Books About Friendship That Will Make You So Nostalgic

For our younger selves, books about friendship resonated most closely because as a little girl and preteen, your best friends were everything. Starting a babysitting service with your BFFs sounded like the greatest idea in the world, and even if you weren’t yet old enough to worry about high school drama, you secretly wanted to…read more

26 Perks of Being in a Serious Relationship in Your 20s

Young, independent, and . . . committed? Yep, you heard that right. This is a declaration for anyone who’s in a long-term relationship in their 20s and has felt pressure to “see what else is out there.” Some people think that being in a relationship in your 20s makes no sense at all. They assume…read more

An Open Letter to Everyone Who Asks Me When I’m (Finally) Getting Married

My boyfriend and I have been dating for almost six years. We’ve lived together for most of our relationship, we’ve traveled all over the world together, and we do annoying things like finish each other’s sentences on accident. It’s gross. But sweet. His family is my family, and my family is his. We’re both in…read more