This Couple's Costco Wedding Shoot Involved Pizza Slices and a Mountain of Mac 'N' Cheese

Jessica Ayala Brown met her husband Brandon at their local Costco, so it only made sense to snap their wedding photos there a few years later – and they turned out to be “cheesy” in the best way possible. During a shopping trip to her local Costco in Waipahu, HA, a few years back, Jessica…read more

Call Me Cheesy, but I'm Pasta-tively in Love With This Couple's Olive Garden Engagement Shoot

Some couples take their engagement photos on a beach, in a field of flowers, or at a local monument. But Samantha Roberts and Jeff Gilleland, on the other hand, recently celebrated their future wedding with a photo shoot at Olive Garden – and yes, the results are pasta-tively glorious. Olive Garden has been a huge…read more

The 1 Thing My Partner and I Did That Instantly Improved Our Sex Life

A popular adage says the bedroom should be for two things: sleep and sex. I think you can argue that it should also include self-care, as some of the most gratifying “me” nights of my life have been spent in the throws of my comfy sheets – reading, writing, meditating, et al. My fiancé is…read more

The Most Important Thing You Can Do For a Friend? Just Show Up

It was the middle of a New York City Winter, and I remember the thick snow pounding my face as I navigated my way to one of my favorite wine bars on the Upper East Side. There was already at least six inches of snow on the ground, but my two best girlfriends and I…read more

Here's What I Wish I Could Tell My Younger Self About Having a Serious Boyfriend in College

I look back on my college years with absolutely no regrets. I attended a state school, and I definitely basked in the experience. I studied in libraries while sipping on lattes, went to a kegger or two (or three), lived with three roommates who I absolutely loved, and traveled during the Summers (as much as…read more

I Was a Virgin All Through College, and This Is How I Feel About It Now

Warning: some things discussed in this personal essay may be triggering to survivors of sexual assault. Most people are still surprised that I voluntarily stayed a virgin throughout college. Given some of the less forgiving stigmas and stereotypes about abstinence, I can definitely understand why. I’m not religious in any sense of the word, nor…read more

8 Perks of Having a Friend With Benefits

If there’s one thing millennials complain about the most, it’s dating. We live in an age where app culture is like glorified online shopping. We can be too quick to swipe left after seeing one picture and too quick to ghost after one date. Just like ordering Postmates, it’s easy to log onto the apps…read more

This Couple Got Married by Candlelight During the NYC Blackout, and It Looked SO Romantic

I’ve got a great story from the Great New York City Blackout of 2019.This couple was getting married at The Plaza. The lights went out during the wedding. They said their vows in the dark. No food; just candles.But they made the best of the situation and danced the night away. pic.twitter.com/0jT0MGJ6Mf – Emma G….read more

30 Hot Ideas For the Single Girl’s Summer Bucket List

There’s no better time to be a single gal than in the Summer – am I right? Just think of all the people waiting to be met and all the fun to be had. And forget needing a partner to enjoy the season – you can have the best time ever with friends or even…read more

This Photographer Transforms Photos of Couples Into Sexy and Surreal Works of Art

The Fourth festivities may be over, but these steamy photos bring the fireworks! Photographer Joan Carol is talented at capturing stunning, romantic moments on camera and transforming them into magical shots. He has a particular knack for showcasing the raw passion between couples in intimate moments, and his underwater and beach-set photos are truly spectacular…read more

The Most Luxurious Gift Is Back

For the third year in a row, POPSUGAR and Neiman Marcus have partnered together to make your holiday season even more festive with the Neiman Marcus POPSUGAR Must Have box. Curated by POPSUGAR Editor in Chief Lisa Sugar and Neiman Marcus Fashion Director Ken Downing, this box features seven of their favorite items to bring…read more

The Top 5 Secrets of a Great Relationship

What is a great relationship exactly? You’re happy (the majority of the time), and you’ve got the whole honesty and trust things down pat. But there’s also more to a healthy partnership than that. Here, check out five signs that you’re both doing it right. How does it feel to be livin’ the dream? 1….read more

10 Reasons You Don't Have to Get Married

I’m at that age when pretty much every time I get on social media, someone else I know has gotten engaged or married. The ring-finger picture with the “I said yes” caption is a daily occurrence. I’m always happy and excited for the friend who gets to start a new chapter in her life. OK,…read more

5 Single Traits to Relearn After a Breakup

When you are in a long-term, serious relationship, you train yourself to behave a certain way – you’re always in couple mode. So when the relationship ends, you have to relearn how to be single again. Things like flirting and giving off that “I’m available” vibe are no longer instinctual. To help you out, here…read more

5 Single Traits to Relearn After a Breakup

When you are in a long-term, serious relationship, you train yourself to behave a certain way – you’re always in couple mode. So when the relationship ends, you have to relearn how to be single again. Things like flirting and giving off that “I’m available” vibe are no longer instinctual. To help you out, here…read more

Oops, We Did It Again . . . 31 Millennial Costumes That Are So Fetch

If the early 2000s had to be described in two words, they would have to be “so raven.” They were the years when boy bands captured the hearts of choker-wearing tween girls, pop princesses ruled Hollywood with bared midriffs, and Disney Channel Original Movies were the peak of television greatness – so millennial costume ideas…read more

27 Ways to Dress Like Ariel This Halloween

Disney princess Halloween costumes never go out of style – no matter how old you are. And whether you want to go sexy, funny, or cute with your costume, we’re here to help. We’re sharing 27 costumes for one of the most fun Disney princesses to dress as – Ariel from The Little Mermaid. This Oct. 31,…read more

Put a Spell on Someone With 31 Halloween Love Songs

This Halloween, get down with your bad self with our bewitching playlist. We hand-picked 31 haunting love songs for the spooktacular holiday that range from old-school classics to modern pop hits. So if you’re looking to cast a spell on anyone today, get those bones grooving to these saucy, spooky songs. (And get the Spotify…read more

31 Signs You’re Obsessed With Halloween

Halloween is finally right around the corner, but let’s be honest, you’ve been planning your costume since June. In fact, you’ve basically been preparing since Nov. 1. Listen, there’s no shame in being obsessed with The Addams Family, creating the ideal party punch with dry ice, and taste-testing candy corn! It’s perfectly normal. Take a…read more

101 Totally Rad Halloween Costumes Inspired by the ’80s

When we think about the ’80s, images of brightly colored spandex, crop tops, and side ponytails definitely come to mind. Hair bands, new technology, and even some of our favorite toys we grew up with as kids all came from this loud and proud decade. We’ve rounded up some major ’80s inspiration for your Halloween…read more