What Depression And Anxiety Aren’t

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By De & Kate

We hear a lot about what depression is and what it means. About the fatigue, and the sleeping, or the lack there of. About the weight gain and the weight loss. About the lack of interest and irritability.

We also often hear about the fear and isolation of anxiety. About its physical manifestations and its all-consuming nature. We hear about the symptoms and impact of mental health disorders daily, through magazine articles and TV ads, through talk show segments and sit-down interviews. We know that depression and anxiety often accompany one another. Continue reading

#TBT: 12 90s Flicks To Watch At Your Next Movie Night

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By De & Kate

While we’re all about scrolling through new movie releases most Saturday nights, or heading to the theater – if for no other reason than the buttery popcorn – we still have a sentimental draw to our childhood favorites. We’re talking the ones we watched so many times that it would have made more sense to buy the VHS than to hit up the same Blockbuster aisle again. Continue reading

5 Products To Keep Your Hair Flawless This Summer

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By De Elizabeth

Summer is (finally) on its way. But along with sunshine, opportunities for tanning, driving with the windows down, eating dinner outside, and cute rompers comes the actual heat. And when there’s heat, there’s sweat. And frizz.

Luckily, in this bright day and age of 2016, there are many products on the shelves guaranteed to help keep your hair shiny and frizz-free, despite the rising temps. Here’s some of our favs.

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5 Ways You Can Save Money At The Grocery Store

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By Fadila Henry

Budgeting, while not everyone’s favorite word, is crucial in helping us manage our finances efficiently, so we’re able to get a lot more out of our money without selling ourselves short in the long run. Unlike make-up and handbags, we need food to live, so even when we’re suspicious of the large amounts we spend on groceries, we tend to overlook it because it’s food, it’s for our survival! Luckily, this is an area where a few small changes can make a difference to our cash flow and can instill some healthy shopping habits in our lives. So here’s a few tips to get you started.

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7 Ways To Wear Black All Summer Long

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Traditional rules of seasonal fashion will tell you that black is a winter color, and summertime calls for white. But as most fashionistas know – rules are meant to be broken. In fact, summertime is a great time to wear the darkest hue imaginable – yes, even from head to toe. For those of who you won’t ever stop wearing black until they make a darker color, here are 7 ways to rock the “all black everything” look, despite the rising temps.  Continue reading