• Becca Van Sambeck on Beauty Bag

    I Tried Microblading, And My Brows Have Never Looked Better

    I Tried Microblading, And My Brows Have Never Looked Better

    Think back to the first time you waxed your eyebrows, or the first time you filled them in with a pencil. It was life-changing, right? Those two random strips of hair above your eyes actually had the power to totally transform your face. Of course, getting the brows to transform your face in a positive, […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck on Elite Daily Video

    This Anti-Trump Bar Donates All Proceeds To Defunded Trump Organizations

    This Anti-Trump Bar Donates All Proceeds To Defunded Trump Organizations

    When something awful happens, your first instinct is probably to wallow, preferably with a strong drink. It’s only after you indulge in your misery that you pick yourself up and start fighting. But what if you could drink away your sorrows and combat them at the same time? This is the idea that came to […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck on Off The Grid

    How To Travel To Cuba Without Being An Obnoxious American

    How To Travel To Cuba Without Being An Obnoxious American

    If you’re a normal human being who enjoys warmth and beautiful beaches and experiencing new cultures, you’re probably pretty intrigued by the idea of visiting Cuba. There’s been a record number of American visitors to Cuba in the last couple years ever since the US eased travel restrictions (although you’ll still need to prove you’re […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck on Eat Your Heart Out

    There’s A Genius Way To Get Big Macs For Half Off And You Need To Try It

    There’s A Genius Way To Get Big Macs For Half Off And You Need To Try It

    Show me someone who doesn’t like Big Macs, and I’ll show you a liar. McDonald’s isn’t just food — it’s an entirely different category of being. It’s joyous Heaven wrapped up in deliciousness and salt, fat and a high chance of a heart attack. I love it. While one of the major perks of McDonald’s […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck in TV

    A Love Letter To Corinne From ‘The Bachelor,’ Gone But Never Forgotten

    A Love Letter To Corinne From ‘The Bachelor,’ Gone But Never Forgotten

    If you’re like most of America, you found yourself falling deeply, truly in love for the first time these past few months. Yes, I’m talking about Corinne, princess of naps and cheese pasta. The last 1,337 seasons or so of “The Bachelor” have given us so many gifts: Ben straight-up deserting Olivia on a desert […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck on Awards Season

    How To Pretend You’ve Seen All Of The 2017 Oscar-Nominated Movies

    How To Pretend You’ve Seen All Of The 2017 Oscar-Nominated Movies

    It’s surely happened to you before. You’re chatting with a group of friends over drinks, talking animatedly about something or other. It’s not important. But suddenly, the conversation turns to some movie. “You’ve seen it, right?” your friend asks you ever-so-innocently, with trusting doe eyes. “Yes,” you quickly lie through gritted teeth. Like a liar. “AND […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck on Tie The Knot

    Domino’s New Wedding Registry Is The Next Best Thing To Marrying Pizza

    Domino’s New Wedding Registry Is The Next Best Thing To Marrying Pizza

    What’s on your wedding Pinterest board? Sure, you probably have flowing white gowns and faux-rustic, Instagramable venues — but isn’t it kind of missing something? Like, you know, your perfect, gorgeous, rows of heart-eyed-emojis lover? Pizza. I’m talking about Domino’s pizza. That’s what your ideal wedding is missing. Luckily, Domino’s has realized cheesy, garlicky pizza is […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck in Women

    9 Titles All Feminists Need On Their Bookshelves Now That Trump Is President

    9 Titles All Feminists Need On Their Bookshelves Now That Trump Is President

    The last year hasn’t exactly been… great for women. Under Donald Trump, Planned Parenthood is at risk of being defunded, the Hyde Amendment has been made permanent and we’ve watched a man accused of sexual assault — one who bragged about grabbing women by the pussy — ascend to the White House. But on Saturday, January 21, the day after his […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck on Science Says

    How Drunk You Get On Your 21st Bday May Determine Your Future, Scary Study Says

    How Drunk You Get On Your 21st Bday May Determine Your Future, Scary Study Says

    Turning 21 is one of the biggest milestones in an American kid’s life: Time to toss your older sister’s ID, stop pretending you’re 5’8″ when you’re really 5’3″, forget your fake zodiac sign and finally stride into a bar without awkwardly stammering at the bouncer because you’re legal now, dude! So naturally, the 21st birthday […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck in Food

    A Restaurant That Only Serves Pickles Is Opening And We’re Irrationally Excited

    A Restaurant That Only Serves Pickles Is Opening And We’re Irrationally Excited

    I spent years convincing myself I would hate pickles. I’m a notoriously picky eater, and I just assumed pickles — like M&Ms, apples, oranges, grapefruit, bananas, fish, Doritos, milk, coffee (I know, shut up) — were inherently disgusting and I shouldn’t bother. Then, I was coerced into trying one. It was like I was seeing […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck in News

    Pizza ATMs Will Soon Be Everywhere You Go, So Our Drunk Prayers Have Been Answered

    Pizza ATMs Will Soon Be Everywhere You Go, So Our Drunk Prayers Have Been Answered

    It’s 1 am, and you’ve been drinking steadily since happy hour. You’ve already texted your ex about six times (who’s counting?) and fallen on your face. But you refuse to give in and call an Uber. No, you’re in desperate need of sustenance… but it looks like you’re in a McDonald’s-free zone. Just about when […]
  • Becca Van Sambeck on Digital Generation

    16 Apps That Made 2016 Suck Slightly Less Than It Could Have

    16 Apps That Made 2016 Suck Slightly Less Than It Could Have

    No one is ever going to argue 2016 was a “good” year. However, despite the never-ending flood of bad news, there were some bright spots this year, especially when it came to technology. Consider these 16 apps that either came out this year or unveiled game-changing updates. These were the apps that successfully made our […]