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    15 Best Makeup Organizers to Declutter Any Space

    Need help bringing order to your messy makeup collection? These makeup organizers make it easy.


    15 Best Reusable Coffee Cups That Keep Your Brew Hot for Hours

    Ditch the disposable for a reusable coffee cup that will save you money while protecting the planet.


    How to Save Water: 11 Tips for Reducing Water Consumption

    It's time to change the way we think about water conservation.


    I Tried the Bissell Pet Stain Eraser and It Got SO Many Difficult Stains Out

    Even dried dog urine stains were no match for the Bissell Pet Stain Eraser.


    As an Immigrant, This Is What the 4th of July Means to Me

    For many U.S. immigrants, the 4th of July is a day to reflect on what America stands for, recommit to...


    Every Type of Wedding Guest Attire, Explained

    Not sure how to interpret those confusing dress codes? We've got you covered with the proper wedding guest attire for...


    15 Asian American and Pacific Islander Podcasts You Need to Listen To

    From comedy to cooking, these Asian American and Pacific Islander podcasts give voice to authentic stories that go beyond the...


    10 Ways to Celebrate and Commemorate Juneteenth in 2022

    Honor the holiday's true meaning with a Juneteenth celebration that focuses on reflection, education, and the joy of liberation.

    Recycling 101: Learn How to Recycle (the Right Way)

    Yes, there's a right way to recycle! Learn how, and start living more sustainably in the process.


    What Is Climate Anxiety, and How to Manage It for Peace of Mind

    Climate anxiety is a valid response to the very real threats against our environment, and it's especially prevalent in young...


    “Trash Walker” Anna Sacks Finds Treasure in New York City’s Garbage

    New York City's trash is this woman's treasure, and she's using her platform to fight our culture of excess waste.


    31 LGBTQ-Owned Businesses to Support During Pride Month and All Year Long

    From queer-centered bookshops to gender-diverse apparel, we've rounded up some excellent LGBTQ-owned businesses to shop throughout the year.


    What Is Upcycling, and How It’s Good for the Earth

    Upcycling is more popular (and more important) now than ever. Sustainability experts break down what this means and how you...


    10 Best Reusable Water Bottles to Keep You Hydrated on the Go

    Water is really good for you! But plastic water bottles aren't—and they're bad for the planet too.


    10 Best Reusable Grocery Bags That Make Grocery Shopping Easy

    As more cities and states ban single-use plastic shopping bags, reusable grocery bags are becoming more popular than ever. Read...


    I Tried Carbona Pro Care Laundry Stain Scrubber—And It Even Got Gross Blood Stains Out

    One bottle of Carbona Pro Care and a few minutes of my time was enough to make chocolate, mud, and...

    What Does TTYL Mean?

    You’ve probably read it in a text or seen it online, but what does it mean, and how...


    What Are Midterm Elections—and Why Are They So Important?

    Historically, midterm elections have low turnouts, but they may determine the fate of key issues this year.


    What Is White Replacement Theory—and How Is It Fueling Racist Attacks?

    Another mass murder targeting minorities thrust "White Replacement Theory" into the American consciousness. Here, we explain this racist ideology—and why...


    How to Help the Families and Victims of the Uvalde School Shooting

    Even if you don't live in Texas, you can still help the Uvalde community during this trying time. Here's how.


    These Volunteers Risked Their Lives to Save 2,000 Animals from War-Torn Ukraine

    Amid constant danger, volunteers at a Ukraine pet shelter are making sure no animal is left behind.

    12 Best Reusable Straws That Are Better for the Earth

    Ditch the plastic and opt for reusable straws that are as good for your pocketbook as they are for the...


    What Overturning Roe v. Wade Could Mean for the United States

    What could the end of Roe v. Wade mean for women's health, civil rights, and American politics?


    100 Animal Trivia Questions That Will Test Your Smarts

    Test your knowledge of the animal kingdom with these fun, educational, and exciting trivia questions.


    “Flush Out” or “Flesh Out”: Which Is Correct?

    Time to flesh out the difference between these common phrases. Or should we say "flush out"?


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    Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Peace: The Meaning Behind This Wedding Objection

    While it's uncommon to hear "speak now or forever hold your peace" nowadays, the phrase once served an important purpose...


    When Is Mother’s Day—and Why Do We Celebrate It?

    Memorize this date, and don't forget to call your mom!