Rebecca Strong

Rebecca Strong

After graduating college with a BA in Screenwriting, Rebecca moved to the heart of Hollywood. But it only took six months for her to realize that her heart was back in Boston: the city that loves to sleep, where the bars close at 2 a.m. and the temperature fluctuates 40 degrees day to day. When she's not writing full time for a content marketing agency, Rebecca can be found nursing a generous glass of shiraz with her eyes glued to the Bruins game or dominating the dance floor with moves from her glory days as hip hop team co-captain.

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5 Life Lessons Everyone Can Learn While Under The Influence

5 Life Lessons Everyone Can Learn While Under The Influence

Life

I’m fully aware that what I’m about to say is going to raise a few eyebrows and more likely, seem like a questionable justification for the typical 20-something’s imbibing habits. However, I truly believe there are certain lessons you can learn when you’ve had a few too many beverages — things you might not learn […]

The Unattainable Urge To Always Want What We Can’t Have

The Unattainable Urge To Always Want What We Can’t Have

Life

When you were told you couldn’t have a toy as a kid, the tantrum was inevitable; you wanted it even more than before. When you were a teenager and your parents said you couldn’t have alcohol, it only fueled your defiant desire to drink. As a 20-something, it’s likely that when you’re drawn to someone […]

The 20 Defining Traits Of The Real Modern Man

The 20 Defining Traits Of The Real Modern Man

Life

I once dated a guy who was obsessed with the notion of masculinity. What did it look like? How did one embody it? Is it possible to exhibit the characteristics and still make a mean lemon meringue? I found a Google search in his history on the subject, and the top image results were of […]

5 Habits Really Healthy People Don’t Have

5 Habits Really Healthy People Don’t Have

Wellness

Attention Gen-Y: Your nutritional ignorance is showing. At some point in your 20s, you became aware of what you were putting in your body. Whether it’s realizing that your metabolism just isn’t what it used to be, or simply an epiphany that you are, in fact, what you eat, it becomes clear that a steady […]

Are You A Masochist? The Psychology Behind Stalking On Social Media

Are You A Masochist? The Psychology Behind Stalking On Social Media

Life

mas·och·ism noun \ˈma-sə-ˌki-zəm: enjoyment of pain : pleasure that someone gets from being abused or hurt You know the feeling: sudden nausea, accelerated heart rate, wishing you could instantly erase the memory or merely pretend you didn’t see it. But, you did see it. In fact, you didn’t just stumble on it — you were looking […]

The 5 Archaic Rules Of Dating That You Need To Start Breaking

The 5 Archaic Rules Of Dating That You Need To Start Breaking

Sex

Something really alarming dawned on me the year I turned 24, namely that I had been going about this whole dating thing entirely wrong. As someone who thrives on logical list making, planning, pre-calculating and sticking to strategies that lead to semi-predictable outcomes, I had subconsciously convinced myself that there must be some order to […]