22 Mermaid Gifts For Aspiring Ariels

As an ode to the wave-riding girl who gave us an obsession with fins, we found tons of incredible mermaid-inspired gifts that will impress Ariel-lovers more than a dinglehopper. Check out all of these awesome gifts for your BFFs . . . or yourself. Related: 103 Gifts Your Best Friend Will Obsess Over in 2018

Venus Is in Retrograde Right Now, and Here's How It Will Affect You

Venus is currently in retrograde for 2018. If you’ve been feeling a shift in your life lately, this is likely the culprit! Venus in retrograde began on Oct. 5 and will be continuing until Nov. 16. This can impact your life in many ways. Whether it’s feeling more impulsive, changes in your love life, or…read more

My Mom Took Over My Dating Life – Here's What Happened

This story is about Summer, my sweet, heartwarming, love-loving mother. At five foot six and [AGE REDACTED], she’s still a natural blonde who believes in regular exercise, plant-based diets, and daily meditation. We’re alike in our effervescent joy and propensity for fun. I get my optimistic glee from my mom and fear of not doing…read more

My Mom Took Over My Dating Life – Here’s What Happened

This story is about Summer, my sweet, heartwarming, love-loving mother. At five foot six and [AGE REDACTED], she’s still a natural blonde who believes in regular exercise, plant-based diets, and daily meditation. We’re alike in our effervescent joy and propensity for fun. I get my optimistic glee from my mom and fear of not doing…read more

This Halloween Wedding Shoot Is a Gothic Fairy Tale Come to Life – Complete With Live Snake!

Now, we are sure you have all seen over-the-top wedding photos, but have you ever seen anything like these? This Gothic wedding was styled and shot by photographer Jewels Gray in the hopes of capturing all things romantic, intricate, and spine-chilling. Looking for a bride that captured the stone-cold essence of Snow White, Jewels used…read more

This Halloween Wedding Shoot Is a Gothic Fairy Tale Come to Life – Complete With Live Snake!

Now, we are sure you have all seen over-the-top wedding photos, but have you ever seen anything like these? This Gothic wedding was styled and shot by photographer Jewels Gray in the hopes of capturing all things romantic, intricate, and spine-chilling. Looking for a bride that captured the stone-cold essence of Snow White, Jewels used…read more

You'll Dream of Hogwarts in These Harry Potter PJs – No Sleeping Draught Necessary

We Harry Potter fans love to wear our obsession on our sleeves – sometimes literally. Whether it’s a themed t-shirt, home decor, or wicked wine glasses, the fandom game is always strong in the Wizarding World. So imagine our delight when we stumbled across Peter Alexander’s “Peter Goes to Hogwarts” pajama collection – a true…read more

You’ll Dream of Hogwarts in These Harry Potter PJs – No Sleeping Draught Necessary

We Harry Potter fans love to wear our obsession on our sleeves – sometimes literally. Whether it’s a themed t-shirt, home decor, or wicked wine glasses, the fandom game is always strong in the Wizarding World. So imagine our delight when we stumbled across Peter Alexander’s “Peter Goes to Hogwarts” pajama collection – a true…read more

This Parisian Wedding Is What Dreams Are Made Of – but 1 Groom's Regal Cape Stole the Show

Um, hello. If you haven’t already, please put a stop to whatever you’re doing and take a look at these breathtaking wedding photos that are currently making their rounds on social media. The photos in question belong to James and Riccardo Burrell-Hinds, who recently found viral fame after photos of them tying the knot in…read more

This Is the Sexy Costume You Should Wear in the Bedroom, According to Astrology

Halloween is all about having fun, and it’s natural to want to wear a creative (and maybe sexy!) costume to celebrate in the festivities. Yet there are actually certain costumes that are most appropriate for you based on your zodiac sign. For instance, some signs are more extroverted than others, have certain fetishes or interests,…read more

James Bond's Guide to Pickup Lines

The very first James Bond novel was published in 1953, spurring a franchise that has captured the world with its titular hero who prefers his martinis shaken, not stirred. That book, Ian Fleming’s Casino Royale, was first adapted into a TV episode in 1954, then a parody film in 1967, and finally, the 2006 film…read more

30 Sexy Country Songs For Doin’ It Cowgirl Style

One of my favorite things about the boot-scootin’ genre is that its really good at making you feel things. It could make you feel sad, nostalgic, or like all you need is a beer and truck to make you happy. There are also some great love songs from the genre – and not just about…read more

Top 12 Tips For Rekindling the Flame in a Sexless Marriage

No one knows the key to a perfect marriage, but there are plenty of factors that contribute to making it successful. One of those important aspects is sex. You’ve got to have it – the more, the better. Dr. Fran Walfish – Beverly Hills family and relationship psychotherapist, author of The Self-Aware Parent, and costar…read more

13 Romance Books For True Chick-Flick Junkies

If you’re all about cracking open a bottle of merlot and popping a chick-flick into the DVD player on Friday nights, you’re in luck. XOXO After Dark has provided the perfect novels to match your main movie loves – because everyone knows books are even BETTER than the silver screen! Source: Suger

13 Romance Books For True Chick-Flick Junkies

If you’re all about cracking open a bottle of merlot and popping a chick-flick into the DVD player on Friday nights, you’re in luck. XOXO After Dark has provided the perfect novels to match your main movie loves – because everyone knows books are even BETTER than the silver screen!

These 23 Group Disney Costume Ideas Will Fulfill All Your Squad Goals

Want to take your Disney costume to the next level? This year, get a big group of friends and dress up as an entire movie! There’s nothing more impressive than seeing a group of people take on their favorite film. For the true Disney fans, we have found all sorts of awesome group costume ideas…read more

Listen to Lindsay Ell's Girl-Power Playlist

Meet 26-year-old Lindsay Ell, an up-and-coming Canadian musician hailed as the youngest female lead guitar player in country music. Trust us, Lindsay isn’t just another blonde in boots – she can rock with the best of ’em. She told Rolling Stone Country, “I’ve had people joke, ‘you play guitar like a guy,’” adding, “I take…read more

Listen to Lindsay Ell’s Girl-Power Playlist

Meet 26-year-old Lindsay Ell, an up-and-coming Canadian musician hailed as the youngest female lead guitar player in country music. Trust us, Lindsay isn’t just another blonde in boots – she can rock with the best of ’em. She told Rolling Stone Country, “I’ve had people joke, ‘you play guitar like a guy,’” adding, “I take…read more

My Disastrous 21st Birthday Celebration

Twenty-one is a spectacular number. When you’re 20, you’re so fresh out of adolescence that you kind of feel like a faker. Like, yeah, you’re in your 20s, but just barely. Yeah, you’re an adult, but you can’t even get into bars. And if your circle of friends consists of older people, like mine, then…read more