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11 Ways to Glam Up Your Leftover Pasta

Before you throw your leftover pasta into another casserole or stir fry, read this. Your pasta deserves better. Try rolling last night’s macaroni and cheese into a ball and deep frying it or slathering it on top of a pizza. Yeah, it’s a little crazy, but it’s also crazy delicious. Read on for the …

If You Need an Online Dating Ice-Breaker, Consult this Twitter Account

Dating — especially online dating or on dating apps — is difficult in itself, but when you add in factors like trying to be cheeky or cute to stand out, it becomes even more so. Even celebrities have documented having problems finding love and turn to apps to try their luck, such as Hilary Duff or …

10 Ways to Spread the Love This Valentine’s Day

To quote one of the greatest movies of our time, aka <i>Love Actually,</i> “Love is all around us.” This Valentine’s Day, profess your love for your romantic partner and shower your besties, your mom and your sis with pink and red gifts galore. Think about using the day as an excuse to blow some kisses and …

Dissecting The Good (And Bad) Resume In A Creative Field

<i>Design by Yasmin Leão</i>I’ve hired (and not hired) many people over the last seven years and I can tell you right now what will help you get a job in a …

19 Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes You Can Make in a Muffin Pan

Some mornings, choosing between hitting snooze and eating breakfast is a real struggle. Decision-making is hard! But with a little planning, you can catch a few extra Zs *and* grab your homemade breakfast to go like the #girlboss you are. All you need is a muffin pan, and boom! You’ve got 12 days …

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Project Repat Will Upcycle the Tees You’re Going to Throw Out in the Coolest Way

There’s nothing like taking home a stack of Christmas gifts to remind yourself of all the clutter building up in your home. Now that we’re officially in the new year, there’s no more time to fight it — we must face the holiday aftermath and get organized. Sure, cleaning up wrapping paper and party …

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12 New Board Games to Put Your Friendships to the Test

Game night is more than a time to catch up with friends, scarf popcorn and get competitive — it’s also a time to put your true friendships to the test. Whether you’ve gained a new friend over a spirited game of chess or gotten a glimpse at your ex-BFF’s true colors during a heated final round of …

Cards Against Humanity

15 Winter Outdoor Date Ideas to Cure Your Cabin Fever

Picture it: It’s a few weeks from now, the magic of the first big snowfall is starting to wear off and you’re catching some serious cabin fever. You and your other half want to get out and do something, but going to yet another movie or wandering aimlessly around the mall isn’t going to cut it. You …

Hot Springs

You NEED This Crocheted Mermaid Tail Blanket in Your Life

If you watched <i>The Little Mermaid</i> as a kid and spent the next 10 (or 20 — Ariel wedding, anyone?) years wishing you lived under the sea, sang songs with your gang of fishy friends and sported a sparkly, scaly tail, you’re about to get <i>really</i> excited. Etsy seller Melanie Campbell of CassJamesDesigns …

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The Spring 2016 Collection from BHLDN + A Giveaway!

<b>What:</b> BHLDN is giving one lucky SMP reader a pair of <b>Countess Drops</b> (handmade, crystal drop earrings) from their pre-spring collection before they …

18 Gorgeous Mantels to Inspire Your Holiday Decor

The holiday countdown has begun: Trees are trimmed, (some) gifts are wrapped and doors are decked with DIY wreaths. Now it’s time to show that hearth a little love, since it has kept you cozy on all those cold nights with Netflix. Put away that Elf on a Shelf, ’cause we’ve got more than enough …

This Is the Best Place to Display Your Holiday Cards

‘Tis the season for holiday greeting cards. Whether or not you’ve already started receiving amazing (and hilarious) photos of your friends and family, they’ll start flowing into your mailbox soon enough. The question remains the same — how will you display all of these gems? For some, the fridge is …

OMG This Crazy Coffee Cup Will Keep Your Donut Warm for You

So you’ve nailed your wakeup routine, including your breakfast <i>and</i> your beauty regimen. Now all that’s left to do when you get to your desk is have that first sip of coffee. But there’s something you could be doing that could make your coffee better — way better. The Best.Morning.Ever.Mug is here to …

11 Thanksgiving Mantel Decorating Ideas That Are Actually Hip

While you are probably busy perfecting your grandma’s famous pumpkin cheesecake recipe and deep-cleaning the house before your Thanksgiving guests arrive, don’t let festive fall decor get pushed off your to-do list. You don’t need to go wild with cornucopias and turkeys; a simple display on your …

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5 Questions That Will Tell You How Compatible You and Your Partner REALLY Are

One of the best reasons to get married and stay married is that when stuff gets hard, having a partner in life there to help shoulder the load really helps. According to a recent study published in <i>The New York Times, “</i>benefits of marital friendship are most vivid during middle age, when people tend …

Economics

Finding the Paper: Type Twenty Seven

When Parse & Parcel settled into our sample studio we made sure to carve out a space conducive to Friday happy hours with our office mates. We knew …

Unbelievable 5 Minute Cinnamon Sugar Waffle Bites

<i>5 Minute Cinnamon Sugar Waffle Bites are so easy, you won't believe it. You just need four ingredients and five minutes for this silly easy breakfast!</i><p>This recipe is almost embarrassing. But it was too amazing not to share. Because WHO doesn’t have 5 minutes?! I have 5 minutes to spare almost every …

The New Show Me Your Mumu Bridesmaid Dress Collection

There are about to be a bunch of very lucky bridesmaids among us because, friends, the new bridesmaid collection from Show Me Your Mumu is now live + …

18 Sweet Wedding Dessert Bar Ideas

Cookies, cakes, mini pies, pastries… With all the time you’ve spent dreaming up delicious goodies to serve during your wedding, it only makes sense to think just as hard about how to display them in a way that’s truly spectacular. Luckily, you’ll have plenty of food for thought when checking out …

7 Tips to Write the Perfect Cover Letter

October 2, 2015<p>Photography by: Alex Yeske<br>• Copy by: Kat Boogaard<p>You sit down to write a cover letter for a job application you’re unbelievably excited …

24 Spiked, Boozy Fall Recipes to Cozy Up With

It’s getting chilly, y’all! With the onset of colder weather, we can’t stop thinking about chowing down on our favorite fall comfort foods as we kick back on the couch. We’ve all cozied up with a comforting bowl of mac and cheese on those gray days, but what about *boozy* mac and cheese? Yup, that …

15 Gorgeous Bridal Separates Modern Brides Will Love

From trendy crop tops to chiffon skirts made for twirling, bridal separates provide a cool twist on the traditional wedding dress. Not only do separates give you the option to mix and match to your heart’s content — think: pairing the perfect bodice with the *right* skirt to create a more …

Try Your Coffee like This and You’ll Have the Best Day Ever

There is nothing better than starting the day with a fresh, bold cup of joe. With each sip, it will smooth away yesterday’s troubles and deliver a wave of excitement for the new day. It’s not only crazy delicious, but seriously addictive too. While coffee on its own is perfect in every which way, …

19 Festive Fall Table Decor Ideas That Will Last Until Thanksgiving

Once the last cobweb and skeletal garland has been put away, the fall season heads into a more subtle decorating phase. We’re talking about that phase in between pumpkins having faces and pumpkin guts turning into delish pumpkin desserts. But don’t print off those “give thanks” printables just yet. …

Decorations

This Guy Proposed to His Fiancé With a Custom-Made Monopoly Board

When it comes to a good proposal story, originality is key. Sure, your beau may not be the type to have “will you marry me” written in the clouds, but there are a bunch of different ways to get creative with this monumental life moment. You could pop the question on a roller coaster, unexpectedly …

A few ways to be totally, 500% sure you're dating The One

Ah, dating. That thing we all simultaneously love and hate. There are so many rules, so many questions, so many ifs ands or buts (and butts). Dating …

Relationships

Happy 10th birthday, HIMYM! Here are 10 amazing things you've taught us

Today is a very special day. Why? Because the very first episode of <i>How I Met Your Mother</i> aired ONE DECADE AGO TODAY. That’s right: ten years ago, Ted …

Relationships

#RelationshipGoals: This couple who made a 'Drunk History' of their meet cute

Are you familiar with <i>Drunk History</i>? Like many other amazing things out there, it started as a joke on the internet. Someone got drunk, and recounted …

Comedy Central

11 Snack Foods That Take “Fun-Size” to a Whole New Level

Why does bigger always have to mean better? Miniature snack food is just so much more appealing. Or maybe it’s just because our inner five-year-old secretly loves eating everything with our hands. Either way, when it comes to shrinking some classic comfort food down to bite-sized appetizers, the …

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Vanessa Hudgens Served Up Major Bridal Inspo on the VMAs Red Carpet

Vanessa Hudgens showed up to the VMAs red carpet and her look made us do a double-take, but not in a Miley Cyrus kind of way. More in a “we NEED to pin that to our wedding dress inspo boards” kinda way. Hudgens stepped out twinning with her sister, Stella, in a look that is surprisingly princess-y …