• Alexandra Strickler in Celebrity

    Bella Thorne Claps Back At Rumors About Her And Scott Disick

    Bella Thorne Claps Back At Rumors About Her And Scott Disick

    In a blunt AF tweet, Bella Thorne shut down any talk of rumors about her and Scott Disick. After the two were spotted out on the town together multiple times in the past few weeks, it's become virtually impossible to not side-eye the crap out of them. But the 19-year-old actress tweeted that she's “not […]
  • Alexandra Strickler in Wellness

    6 Ways To Nourish Your Skin This Memorial Day Weekend

    6 Ways To Nourish Your Skin This Memorial Day Weekend

    Guys, Memorial Day Weekend is finally upon us. After months and months of shortened days and serious vitamin D deficiency, it's time to emerge from the shadows of winter and soak up those glorious rays of the summer sun. But, it's important to remember your skin is more sensitive than ever right now. As you […]
  • Alexandra Strickler on #DoItForTheGram

    20 Instagram Captions For Your MDW Post, No Matter How You're Celebrating

    20 Instagram Captions For Your MDW Post, No Matter How You're Celebrating

    Regardless of what people try to tell you, there's more than one way to celebrate Memorial Day. In its most basic sense, the holiday is intended to be a time for remembering and honoring the brave men and women who have given their lives to protect our freedom in America. But, it also means we have […]
  • Alexandra Strickler in Life

    The Ultimate Memorial Day Playlist, No Matter Where The Weekend Takes You

    The Ultimate Memorial Day Playlist, No Matter Where The Weekend Takes You

    Summer is (finally) almost here. And with the arrival of summer comes a subtle, but definitely noticeable shift in the world. Your co-workers are happier, strangers actually smile at you when you pass them on the street, and life just kind of seems all-around better, amirite? For many of us, Memorial Day Weekend marks the […]
  • Alexandra Strickler in Life

    17 Things To Do On MDW That Have Nothing To Do With Getting Drunk

    17 Things To Do On MDW That Have Nothing To Do With Getting Drunk

    Memorial Day is meant to be celebrated as a solemn remembrance of the brave men and women who have fought to protect our freedom here in America. But we all know many (if not most) people will likely be spending the three-day weekend perpetually drunk off their asses, just because. Contrary to popular belief, though, […]
  • Alexandra Strickler on Healthy Habits

    How To Plan Ahead So You Avoid The Burnout After Memorial Day Weekend

    How To Plan Ahead So You Avoid The Burnout After Memorial Day Weekend

    There are few things more glorious in this world than a three-day weekend. Except, of course, for that stupid part where you actually have to *cringe* go back to work. You drag your feet into the office as you firmly clutch a giant thermos of coffee. Your skin glows from the days you just spent […]
  • Alexandra Strickler in Life

    How A Reading With A Psychic Medium Made Me Question My Years Of Atheism

    How A Reading With A Psychic Medium Made Me Question My Years Of Atheism

    “I like a newbie.” As if I wasn't already super nervous about receiving my first psychic reading ever, MaryAnn DiMarco told me she loves an opportunity to read a “newbie,” which sent a fresh wave of shivers down my spine. I wasn't nervous because I believed in psychic abilities, or even in angels or spiritual guides. In […]
  • Alexandra Strickler on Mental Health

    How To Deal With The Stress And Chaos Of A Protest When You Have Social Anxiety

    How To Deal With The Stress And Chaos Of A Protest When You Have Social Anxiety

    A few years ago, you may have genuinely felt alarmed strolling past an organized protest on your way to work. But now, given the highly turbulent political climate in our country, large-scale protests are happening much more frequently. In an interview with The Washington Post, sociologist Dana Fisher went as far to say, “Everybody has to […]
  • Alexandra Strickler in Wellness

    10 Ways To Calm Yourself Down When You're Spread Eagle At The Gyno

    10 Ways To Calm Yourself Down When You're Spread Eagle At The Gyno

    There's virtually nothing comforting about the inside of a gynecologist's examination room. It's sterile. It's white. It's cold. You're wearing a flimsy gown and, wait, did the doc say that thing should be open in the front? Or in the back? GAH, THIS IS THE WORST. It's totally natural to be nervous at the gyno. […]
  • Alexandra Strickler on Off The Grid

    8 Yoga Retreats Throughout The World To Focus The Mind And Body This Summer

    8 Yoga Retreats Throughout The World To Focus The Mind And Body This Summer

    There's no better time than the summer to reset both your body and your mind. You're shedding your winter wardrobe, emerging lighter and freer than you've felt in months. You're spending more time outside, soaking up those lovely rays of sunshine and thriving from that extra vitamin D you've been craving for so, so long. It's […]
  • Alexandra Strickler in Wellness

    A 16-Year-Old Died From A Rare, But Possible, Caffeine Overdose

    A 16-Year-Old Died From A Rare, But Possible, Caffeine Overdose

    Back in April, a South Carolina high school student collapsed and passed away suddenly while he was in class. While the results of his initial autopsy were inconclusive, the coroner's office has now determined 16-year-old Davis Allen Cripe died as a result of a caffeine overdose. Richland County coroner Gary Watts spoke of the teen's tragic […]
  • Alexandra Strickler on Mental Health

    8 Mind-Blowing Facts On How Women's Mental Health Was Treated Through History

    8 Mind-Blowing Facts On How Women's Mental Health Was Treated Through History

    Mental illness has, undoubtedly, been forced to exist with a constant stigma attached to it. But, that stigma has persisted in a particularly unique way when it comes to women, who have been victimized through accusations of witchcraft, and were often told the only cure for their ailments was to return to their dutiful place […]