This Couple's Gorgeous Wedding Cake Came Courtesy of a $50 Costco Hack

Weddings are not cheap. Sometimes even the smallest necessities can cost up to thousands of dollars, though there are still a number of creative ways people tend to save on their big day. Take this couple, for example, who were able to hack their way to putting a gorgeous four-tier wedding cake on display at…read more

20 Heartbreaking and Beautiful YA Romance Novels to Keep You Swooning All Summer Long

Nothing says “Summer” quite like getting lost in a story about young love. When the weather grows warmer, we can’t help but yearn for the days when those first intense feelings could bloom at Summer camp, the local pool, or during a spontaneous road trip with friends. That’s why we can’t get enough of YA…read more

The 16 Best Waterproof Sex Toys That Will Drive You Crazy Every Time

If you’re going to invest in a good sex toy, you certainly might as well make it waterproof. Studies show that being warm is directly tied to women’s arousal (apparently we’re 30 percent more likely to orgasm with our socks on), making the bath or shower a fantastic place to enjoy a safe and effective…read more

We Know About the G-Spot, but Here’s Why You Need to Find Your A-Spot Tonight

You probably know about or at least have heard of the female G-spot, a zone responsible for mind-blowing orgasms when hit. But if you’ve never heard of the A-spot – a lesser known (and therefore highly underrated) area that’s just as pleasure-inducing – you’re in for quite the treat tonight. To get the lowdown on…read more

Are You Emotionally Healthy? Here Are the Signs That You Prioritize Your Well-Being

Sure, abs are sexy, but there’s a much better indicator of a healthy person than a hot physique: mental wellness. Emotional health has nothing to do with a person’s workout routine and everything to do with how you treat others and how you treat yourself. Your mental well-being affects every facet of your life, and…read more

80+ Tear-Inducing Father-Daughter Wedding Moments

There’s something about the bond between a daughter and her dad, so it’s no surprise that there are a number of special wedding traditions that center on this special relationship. One of the most emotionally charged moments between a family member and one of the betrothed can be the father-daughter dance, which is a heartfelt…read more

These Brides Got Married in the Hawaiian Jungle and There Was a Tiny Horse Involved – It Was Wild!

Kaliko and Amanda got married at Sunset Ranch on the Hawaiian island of Oahu in this elegant tropical wedding. The pair met during their first year in law school in Washington, D.C. They shared all their classes, so they spent a lot of time with each other, and by the end of the their first…read more

These Artistic Takes on Disney Princesses Will Change the Way You See Them Forever

A tale as old as time, Disney princesses leave a little bit of magic with us no matter how old we get. Whether you loved Ariel’s sense of adventure, Mulan’s bold courage, or Belle’s fearless love, each princess showed us that we can all be the heroine of our own lives. And this magic has…read more

This "Geeky Electric" Wedding Looks Like So Much Fun, We Wish We Were Invited!

After meeting through a mutual friend online, these two brides finally tied the knot after being engaged for five and a half years. They wanted to make their wedding day special by centering it around their interests, and they didn’t want it to feel like a traditional wedding. So they decided on a fun and…read more

108 Colorful and Creative Pride Tattoos

A permanent reminder of who you are and what you stand for, a Pride tattoo is one of the most inspiring tattoos you could get. In honor of Pride Month, we’ve rounded up some inspiring LGBTQ+ tattoos that we’re basically obsessing over. They’re so amazing and beautiful and wonderful! Check ’em out. – Additional reporting…read more

I Wish My Best Friend and I Had a Proper Breakup; Instead, She Ghosted Me

I don’t use the title of “best friend” anymore. I’m not a commitment-phobe, but these two words do have an effect on me, especially after someone I’d formerly considered a best friend disappeared from my life without a word. I guess it’s called being “ghosted” in today’s society – the experience of being passively cut…read more

I’m Always a Bridesmaid and Never a Bride, and I Like It That Way

The following post originally appeared on The Fem Word, a global platform amplifying women’s voices and stories. As with many things in my life, I am constantly at war with expectation. My parents, who owned a book titled Raising Your Spirited Child, will confirm my favorite word growing up was “why.” Even today, I constantly…read more

8 Things You Didn’t Realize Annoy Your Bridesmaids

Bridezilla? Who? Me? Of course, most brides want to avoid being high-maintenance. But with all the pressure of planning a wedding, you’re bound to take some of it out on your bridesmaids or simply let things fall through the cracks. In order to be the best bride and friend you can be, we asked former…read more

10 Signs You’ve Found a Friend For Life

Social media has changed the definition of friendship. You can have hundreds of friends on Facebook and followers on Instagram who “like” your posts and pictures, yet real-life friends are not always so easy to quantify. Yes, you can depend on your real friends to tell you if you put too many filters on your…read more

5 Reasons I’m Thankful For Being in a Long-Distance Relationship

I’ve been with my boyfriend for two years, and in that time, we’ve lived in three different cities on two continents. The reaction I almost always get when I tell people that my boyfriend lives in Milan is “I’m so sorry. How do you do it?” My response usually merits uncomfortable laughter and disbelief, but…read more