How To Survive Your Crazy Family This Holiday Season

It’s December, which means that many of us are headed home for the holidays. As much as this season is amazing (Hallmark movies and the smell of pine trees? yes please), it also means an abundance of family time. This also means interaction with the…

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A Holiday Gift Guide For Yourself, Because You Don’t Need A Man, Vol. 1

As much as I love gifting to others, I also know that we shouldn’t to rely on others (especially dudes) to buy us a gift. Even if you have a guy, how will he know what to get you? He’s not freaking Santa. He doesn’t…

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Your Boyfriend Gift Guide (Based on the Length Of Time You’ve Been Dating)

Buying your boyfriend a gift is hard AF. I personally never know if they would prefer something filled with bacon or something of quality. Or if they’d even know if it was something of quality. Girls are significantly easier to buy Christmas presents for than…

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Don’t Take Your Parents To Dinner Where Your Last Tinder Date Was

So you’ve grown up, adulted and moved away from home. Go you! You are free as a bird! Except now, everyone in their mom, and your mom, is coming to visit you in your new humble abode. Go you! Having family come visit is amazing, but…

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Catch Phrases to Sound Like You Understand Wine

There comes a point in your 20’s where Mike’s Hard Lemonade or Smirnoff Ice doesn’t taste as delicious as it once was. All of a sudden, your craving red wine every night. You and your friends are having ‘wine nights’ – when you go to…

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Save Money With an [Adult] Board Game Night

Recently I said a weird phrase to one of my friends. “I’d rather just stay in with my friends tonight.” My friends replied, “Oh my gosh, me too.” This was odd. I am in my 20’s and should be going to bars every night right?…

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Missing Your College Metabolism? Let’s Eat Vegetables and Pretend They’re Carbs

We’ve all had the fantasy of eating pizza every meal, doughnuts every morning, and 4-11 slushy’s every night. If it was possible to take the calories out of Taco Bell, even if I had to walk 10 miles to do it, I probably would. Wouldn’t…

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You Got Dumped and You Could Have Seen It Coming

I’m not sure if 20-something ‘men’ – if you can even call them that –  ever grow up. One way in which they are particularly childish is in their ability to call it quits with a girl they are seeing. I’ve been dumped many a…

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Tricks to Paying Your Bills (On Time!)

Part of being an adult is worrying about things like paying your bills. It’s not sexy at all, but it’s so important. Ugh. Trust me, I would rather sit on a rooftop and buy ironic graphic t-shirts while drinking wine all day too. Ughhhh. Still,…

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Eight Ways to Be Social and Still Have Fun in an Expensive City

#helpmeimpoor Big cities are expensive. Starting salaries aren’t high. It kills me a little inside every time I hear friends say that they cannot be social because they need to save money. That’s a worry we should be having when we’re sending our kids off…

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I Broke Up With My Best Friends

Disclaimer: This story has a happy ending. My phone buzzed. I glanced over on the night stand. It was one of my two best friends, I had known them two years and they had been my soul sisters when I didn’t know anyone in San…

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