Is it a popsicle? A cocktail? Who cares? Alcoholic popsicles may be a bit whimsical, but if there’s ever a time for whimsy it’s early summer. More
Author Archives: Elizabeth Nolan Brown
Hiking, hang-gliding, the Chicken Dance, whatever—let your travel plans guide your activities when you can. No matter what you’re doing, however, there’s always room for yoga. Here are a few good reasons to incorporate yoga practice into your on-the-road routine. More
Good news, ladies and gents: Emergency contraception (aka “Plan B” or the morning-after pill) will indeed be sold over-the-counter in drugstores with lower age restrictions — and without caveats from the federal government. More
Gado-Gado is a popular Indonesian salad composed of both raw and cooked vegetables in a spicy peanut sauce. Try it as a side at summer potlucks or a main-dish meal at home. More
Maca powder won’t actually clean your hair, but it will work in a pinch to make it look less oily.
For this week’s Meatless Monday, we’ve rounded up 10 vegetarian and vegan green bean recipes designed to make you look at these stringy summer favorites in a different way.
Do women just want to be wanted? Are we stirred to sexual arousal more by our own organiclust or by the attentions of others? Can that question even be answered? More
The breathing and meditative exercises that go along with yoga may “translate beyond yoga practice when you try to perform mental tasks or day-to-day activities,” researchers say. More
It’s National Donut Day, and the folks at Fox News and libertarian think tank CEI you should transform it “into something with moral significance—a day to celebrate freedom.” Take that, Uncle Sam! We’re getting fatter and sicker and you can’t stop us!
Veet–maker of “the world’s number one depilatory products”–has come up with a fun new way to shame women into using their waxes and creams. More
In Texas, a man hired as an escort, murdered her when she wouldn’t have sex with him and was acquitted. His defense? A Texas provision authorizing deadly force to “retrieve stolen property” in the night. More
In America, the two most prevalent types of relish are “hamburger relish” and “hot-dog relish.” Let’s broaden our chopped condiment horizons a bit, shall we? More
“Reading what people say makes me want to be me even more,” says badass WNBA player Brittney Griner, who recently signed an endorsement contract with Nike. More
Alcoholic beverage manufacturers are now allowed to broadcast information such as calorie, carb and fat content on cans and bottles. Will they?