You’re lost in For You Page oblivion when you come across a very delicious looking salad recipe. You give it a double tap and convince yourself you’ll refer back to your liked videos to find it when a craving strikes. Only, you like a lot of videos, and quickly that recipe is lost in a sea of skin care routines and fun facts about dolphins. The video might as well be gone forever. If only you had saved the TikTok to your favorites, you’d be shoveling heaps of Green Goddess goodness into your mouth right now.
Planning the perfect first date can be really stressful. Even if you’ve known the person for a while, or you’ve been texting and FaceTiming every day for the past couple of weeks, it’s normal to worry about whether they’ll enjoy the date idea you came up with. While you can go with the basic chat over drinks or coffee, planning something more active can lessen the anxiety of a first date and help bring out your personalities. Thanks to astrology, knowing someone’s zodiac sign can help you pick a date activity they’re guaranteed to love.
Since the pandemic and the advent of mass working-from-home, many people have developed a whole new relationship with their cooking routine. Not only have shortened commutes from one’s bed to the home office led WFH’ers to seek out quick and easy lunch recipes, but more time near the kitchen has also offered them an opportunity to discover their inner foodie. And few social media trends have inspired as many amateur chefs quite like Foodie TikTok. While TikTok has introduced some totally innovative recipes like baked feta pasta, and offered food hacks galore, there’s one underrated TikTok foodie trick that is probably right under your nose: TikTok leftovers recipes.
If you’ve been online dating in the past few years, there’s a good chance that you’ve heard of both Hinge and Bumble. One is known for putting women in control, while the other was “designed to be deleted.” Although there are truly limitless options when it comes to picking a dating app, these two stand out. Compared to other popular free apps, both Hinge and Bumble have a reputation for helping to forge actual relationships. But which one is right for you? According to experts and dating app users, there are pros and cons to both.
Think back to your first kiss. Was it deeply romantic or seriously awkward? Now, think back to your last kiss. What’s changed? Has kissing become more enjoyable for you, or less? Smooching may seem foundational, something that just comes naturally, but there are actually a few techniques you can put into practice in order to kiss someone well.
We all have that one friend who seems to have an endless list of hidden talents. You might catch them moonwalking at a party, lighting a match with one hand, or sharpening a knife with chef-like flair before chopping veggies for Green Goddess salad. Like some sort of uber-cool movie character, they seem to be chock full of suave life skills and fun party tricks, and thus never fail to be all sorts of impressive.
Cresting in the skies the night of Jan. 31 PT/Feb. 1 ET, the new moon in Aquarius gives us the chance to start a new month with a clean slate. For those of us in the eastern time zone, this lunation rises during the first hour of February. However, for those of us on central, mountain, or pacific time, this lunation doubles as a rare “black moon” — meaning it’s the second new moon to take place during a single month. Regardless of what side of the calendar it falls on, the spiritual meaning of the February 2022 new moon can help us build an innovative new outlook that blasts us confidently into the future.
Finding a deeply intense connection with someone isn't easy. So when you feel like you’ve found the love of your life, it's hard to let them go. That's why breaking up with a soulmate can sometimes feel like the end of the world. But according to experts, letting go may be just the thing you need to do.
It's hard to think of anything that feels better than another person's tongue on your body. Oral sex is one of the greatest kinds of sex that exists, especially if it's being given by someone skilled at the fine art of eating someone out. But if you've had significant experience receiving cunnilingus, you know very well that sometimes, weird things are bound to happen when you receive oral sex.
We kicked things off with a bang when it comes to the astrology of 2022, as January delivered a dizzying overlap between Mercury retrograde and Venus retrograde that sent us on a deep review of our current plans, relationships, and values. And now that we’re officially in the swing of the new year, the planets have even more surprises in store for us. The action-packed astrological events in February are sure to keep us on our toes.
If you've ever been without a scrap of paper or a sticky note when you needed to jot something down, you know how frustrating it can be. But here's something encouraging: The best digital notepads out there are sleek, easy to carry, and can even eliminate the need for paper altogether.
Last week, everyone who is even 5% online was introduced to social media’s newest Main Character: West Elm Caleb. The chatter around this man was pervasive enough to distract momentarily from the week’s most upsetting development: Mars making the green M&M less thotty. For those of you who are 4% online or less, or for anyone who has been avoiding this topic so far but has finally given in and clicked on this article, here’s the quick rundown.
In the esoteric world, astral projection is a spiritual practice that involves deliberately inducing an out-of-body experience. This supernatural endeavor largely leans on the idea of escaping your physical body to travel, or project, through the different planes of existence. But it’s not quite the same as having a lucid dream: The idea behind astral projection is that your soul leaves your physical body in order to travel the world, or even other dimensions. If you’re curious about traversing in the astral plane, slipping into a deep, meditative state can help you with your astral projection practice.
On May 12, 2021, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced an independent public inquiry into the government’s response to and handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. Established under the Inquiries Act 2005, the COVID Inquiry will examine the government’s “actions as rigorously and candidly as possible,” according to the Prime Minister, and will aim to “learn every lesson for the future.” It will do so by summoning the production of documents and witnesses to give evidence under oath in order to examine the government’s response to the pandemic.
The pressure is mounting on Boris Johnson’s government as they face new claims of discrimination and Islamophobia in the Conservative party. Nusrat Ghani, the first Muslim woman to be elected as a Tory MP was suddenly sacked as a minister two years ago with no explanation, and in a new interview with The Sunday Times Ghani now claims that she was dismissed from her role as a Transport Minister because of her faith.
Geminis are renowned thinkers, idea havers, and communicators of the zodiac. These social butterflies have a way with the crowd and know how to get others to have a good time, not to mention their carefree way of expressing themselves — which can explain why you tend to feel extra social and eager to learn when Gemini season rolls around, which falls between May 21 and June 20. Gemini zodiac signs are dynamic and intelligent, so there’s plenty to learn from these inquisitive air signs. Quotes about Gemini zodiac signs will make it crystal clear what the twins are all about.
I've come to realize that many of life's frustrating — but often trivial — problems can be solved with just a little research. Perusing shelves and countless e-commerce sites has taught me that if I have an issue, there is a product somewhere on the market that can solve it. In this case, I'm talking about some truly clever items on Amazon that are so genius, they should win awards.
In “The Level Up,” changemakers in the fitness and wellness industries tell us how they’re making an impact in their communities, from pushing for inclusivity to promoting body acceptance and so much more. Here, boxer Caroline Dubois discusses her journey so far and how her sport can become more inclusive.
After settling into your space, it’s super easy to just sort of settle in and let life happen. You forget to fix those tiny messes, sort those unorganized piles, and find a space for small things. Those undone final details can honestly make your house look, well, a little sh*tty (don’t get mad). It’s OK, though, because these 40 things will fix these mistakes and polish up those details, leaving your home looking better than new.
Home is where the heart is. It's also where a lot of other stuff is — stuff that can lead to cluttered countertops, overflowing cupboards, and jam-packed dresser drawers and closets. If that's you, it's time to put your organizational hat on and check out these storage solutions on Amazon that'll help cut down on the chaos.