• Alexa Mellardo on Beauty Bag

    Khoudia Diop Gets Real About Bullies, Skin Care And Her Beauty Routine

    Khoudia Diop Gets Real About Bullies, Skin Care And Her Beauty Routine

    Khoudia Diop is doing something right to rack up a fan base of more than 440K followers on Instagram… and it goes way beyond the fact that she’s a beautiful model. This 20-year-old Senegalese “Melanin Goddess” is all about encouraging young women to embrace who they are, without feeling the need to alter themselves to […]
  • Alexa Mellardo in Entertainment

    5 Classic TV Besties That Will Make You Want To Call Your BFF

    5 Classic TV Besties That Will Make You Want To Call Your BFF

    Most of us have our all-time favorite best friend duos we live vicariously through on TV. We wish, wish and wish some more we could make them part of our own girl squad, or be included in theirs. They may be fictional characters, but they’re so damn real to us. Some of them are super […]
  • Alexa Mellardo in Women

    5 Dangerous Words People Only Use When Discussing Women

    5 Dangerous Words People Only Use When Discussing Women

    The decision to break up with your previous boo (whom you loved), was entirely yours… or so you thought. Yes, those very words DID come directly from your mouth, and you believed no one could take that power away from you. So, you owned it in the moment, and attempting to stay true to your […]
  • Alexa Mellardo on Marijuana

    10 Ridiculous Weed Desserts That Will Get You To A New Level Of High

    10 Ridiculous Weed Desserts That Will Get You To A New Level Of High

    April 20 is a day many people dedicate to celebrating one thing, and one thing only: weed. If you like to get stoned AND you consider yourself an esteemed wine aficionado, you’re probably already getting lit with cannabis-laced wine, referred to as “Canna Vine.” It’s the gem of a product produced by California winemakers (only available […]
  • Alexa Mellardo on Coachella

    15 Hottest Couples At Coachella That Will Make You Crave A Summer Fling

    15 Hottest Couples At Coachella That Will Make You Crave A Summer Fling

    Ah, there’s nothing quite like a little sultry summer lovin’ to spice up the sizzling months that lie ahead. And if you’ve been drooling over the hottest dudes #ChellaChillin on the festival grounds so far, you’re probably even more in the mood to embrace those summer fling vibes like what’s good. Trust me, you’re not […]
  • Alexa Mellardo in Culture

    Why Respecting Women Doesn’t Automatically Make You A Feminist

    Why Respecting Women Doesn’t Automatically Make You A Feminist

    You can call yourself a “feminist” all you want… doing so doesn’t magically turn you into one when you wake up in the morning. It may just be a blanket statement you’re hiding behind. But it’s time to follow through on those words and turn them into actions. John Legend once said, All men should […]
  • Alexa Mellardo on Festival Life

    15 Hottest Guys At Coachella That Will Make You Fall Hard For Festival Season

    15 Hottest Guys At Coachella That Will Make You Fall Hard For Festival Season

    If you scrolled through your Instagram feed and felt hardcore Coachella FOMO this weekend, welcome to the club. The whimsical, insanely chic outfits taking over Vestal Village made me want to jet off to the west coast and get my glitter braids game on STAT. Don’t even get me started on Kendall and Kylie Jenner’s […]
  • Alexa Mellardo on Love Hurts

    15 Real Reasons Why He Never Texted You For A Second Date

    15 Real Reasons Why He Never Texted You For A Second Date

    Ah, you meet the most incredible guy, and your first date with him couldn’t have been more perfect… or so you thought. Until he doesn’t ask you out for a second date. There could be SO many reasons why he never texted for another date, and some of them may not even have anything to […]
  • Alexa Mellardo on Off The Grid

    15 Beautiful Airbnbs Around The World You Can Actually Afford To Stay In

    15 Beautiful Airbnbs Around The World You Can Actually Afford To Stay In

    If you find yourself daydreaming out the window, desperately longing for a vacation, now’s the prime time to quench that thirst. Let’s get one thing straight: When your wanderlust is calling, it’s difficult to quiet that tempting little voice inside your head. It NEEDS to be satisfied, and you freaking deserve it. Ah, do yourself […]
  • Alexa Mellardo in TV

    7 Qualities Of Love We’re All Looking For, As Told By Meredith And Derek

    7 Qualities Of Love We’re All Looking For, As Told By Meredith And Derek

    Meredith Grey and Derek Shepherd from “Grey’s Anatomy” set the bar high, as far as #RelationshipGoals are concerned. They met in a bar one night and hooked up. The following day, Meredith shows up to start her internship at Seattle Grace Hospital… where Derek just so happens to be an esteemed surgeon. Needless to say, […]
  • Alexa Mellardo on Just The Way You Are

    18 Things You Can Do Right Now To Ensure You Live A Life With No Regrets

    18 Things You Can Do Right Now To Ensure You Live A Life With No Regrets

    If you live life with regrets, you’ll pay the price later down the road. When you settle down and start thinking about having a family with your SO, you don’t want to look back on this stage of life and wonder about all the things you didn’t do. Having a mile-long list of regrets in […]
  • Alexa Mellardo on Love Hurts

    A Definitive Ranking Of All The Breakups You Experience In Your 20s

    A Definitive Ranking Of All The Breakups You Experience In Your 20s

    If you’ve ever had your heart broken before, or had to break someone’s heart whom you cared deeply about, you know both experiences never come easy. Sure, there are many articles floating around on how to recover from heartbreak… but it’s a lot more difficult to pick yourself up and move on when you’re going […]