Teresa McCarthy

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Love and obsession are two different things — here's how to tell them apart

Love is great. You've finally found someone who finds all your little quirks endearing, and who you can share your spit with.<p>Usually, if you're dating someone, you either have the feeling or you don't. If it doesn't work out, it tends to be because there's no spark, the chemistry is off, or you …

13 No-Heat, No-Cook Meals That Still Fill You Up

Before we get started on a subject dear to our hearts, let's define the term "no-cook," since it can be interpreted in many ways. Long, philosophical …

Healthy Eating

20 of the Most "Holy F*ck, I'm Scared" Films on Netflix

Aside from Lady Gaga baring all in <b>Gaga: Five Foot Two</b> and addictive mockumentaries like <b>American Vandal</b> (who drew the dicks?), Netflix is home to a …

5 Websites All New Vegans Should Follow

You'll want to bookmark every one of these sites.<p>If you're planning to go vegan, or have already done so and realized you have no idea what you're …

Vegan

Apple’s greed is killing the planet (and screwing you, too)

Your iPhone won't last forever, even if you want it to. You'll crack the screen, or its battery will crap out, and if the physical flaws don't get …

Sustainability

Conscious consumerism is a lie. Here’s a better way to help save the world

As a sustainable lifestyle blogger, my job is to make conscious consumerism look good. Over the course of four years Instagramming eco-friendly outfits, testing non-toxic nail polish brands, and writing sustainable city guides, I became a proponent of having it all—fashion, fun, travel, …

Sustainability

Sweden Is Importing Garbage From Other Countries Because It Has Run Out Of Trash To Recycle!

On one side, despite our dear Prime Minister's enthusiastic announcement of <i>Swachh Bharat Abhiyan,</i> we haven't been able to do much about the trash in …

The 'Day Without A Woman' Is Happening. Here's What That Means.

On March 8, women will strike.<p>Grassroots feminist organizers across the globe have called for Wednesday, March 8, 2017 to be a one-day strike for women around the world.<p>The event, which coincides with International Women’s Day, has generated significant media attention ― some positive, some not ― …

Feminism

Why Get Out Is the Best Movie Ever Made About American Slavery

Jordan Peele's horror film is about the theft of black bodies—but it isn't set in the Antebellum South.<p>G<i>et Out</i> is a kind of taut Universal romp, as if Alfred Hitchcock had finally contemplated the existential terror of race. <i>Get Out</i> is really a masterwork of Afrofuturism, the artistic and scientific …

Jordan Peele

Bjork wrote a powerful essay about sexism and we're applauding

If 2016 has taught us anything, it’s that sexism is still rife in almost every industry. That’s why we can’t stop applauding Bjork’s powerful essay …

Massachusetts Voters Pass Historic Animal Protection Law

Millions of animals will be spared from suffering. 🐔 🐮 🐷<p>Massachusetts voters on Tuesday passed a landmark law to protect farm animals from intensive confinement.<p>The initiative will eventually prohibit farming methods that keep animals severely constrained for virtually their entire lives, …

Agriculture

How 'Psychobiotics' Use Gut Bacteria To Treat Mental Illness

Targeting the gut could create a new class of psychiatric treatments.<p>Researchers have long known that the bacteria living in your gut can “talk” to your brain. Gut microbes, which collectively make up what’s called the gut microbiome, can have a significant impact on mood and cognition ― leading …

Wellness

Chance the Rapper Made a Secret Movie in Chicago—Get Your First Look

Slice is coming to theaters next year.<p>Remix alert: <b>Chance the Rapper</b> is now Chance the Actor. The 23-year-old hip-hop star has apparently been taking notes from the <b>J.J. Abrams</b> School of Secrets, revealing on Monday that he shot a feature film in Chicago over the summer. Titled <i>Slice</i>, the secret …

Chance the Rapper

3 Morning Routines to Power You Through the Day

What do Benjamin Franklin, Tony Robbins and Jack Dorsey have in common? They all have (or had) unique ways to start their mornings. Read on to see how their habits can help boost your day.<p>I had never been a morning person until nearly 8 years ago when I began anchoring our opening bell program on …

South Carolina Accidentally Kills Millions Of Honeybees With Zika Spraying

“There was no need for a bee suit Monday morning to go down there, because there was no activity. It was silent.”<p>It was quieter than usual in parts of Dorchester County, South Carolina on Monday. Silence had replaced the familiar buzz as millions of the usual noisemakers lay silent on the ground — …

Honey Bees

Making an Informed Transition to Veganism

Image courtesy of Virginia Messina, MPH, RD: www.theveganrd.comA 2011 Harris survey, conducted by the Vegetarian Resource Group, indicated that about …

Diets

She Loves Me Becomes First Broadway Musical to Stream Online

You don’t need to travel to New York City to experience a live, Tony Award-winning Broadway show: The streaming service BroadwayHD will be …

Book Review: 'The Girls' chronicles the dark side of 1969

"The Girls," (Random House) by Emma ClineEvie Boyd is a bored 14-year-old in California during the summer of 1969 when she catches sight of a group …

Books

Epic National Park Hiking Trails

Whether your idea of a hike involves hardcore boots, trekking poles, and backcountry maps, or a pair of sneakers, water bottle, and paved trails with …

Can meditation and psychedelics have the same benefits for your mind?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Do you ever find yourself worrying about an upcoming situation, even though similar past experiences have worked out fine? Or do you worry about your relationship or finances in a way that is out of proportion with your actual circumstances? These are classic symptoms of anxiety.<p>Anxiety …

Psychedelia

Reclaimed by nature: Eerie images reveal abandoned buildings from across Europe which have been taken over by plant-life

• <b>These remarkable photographs show Europe's abandoned cathedrals and mansions as they sit covered in plants</b>• <b><br>The beautiful but crumbling buildings are</b> …

Abandoned Buildings

Civil disobedience is the only way left to fight climate change

Across the world, thousands of protesters are taking on the planet’s biggest fossil fuel companies. We should support them – and if we can, we should join them<p>Right now, thousands of people are taking direct action as part of a global wave of protests against the biggest fossil fuel infrastructure …

Fossil Fuels

5 Steps To Living A More Eco-Friendly Life

We all know about “reduce, reuse, and recycle,” but there is so much more you can do to live an eco-friendly life.

Recycling

Zero-waste bloggers: the millennials who can fit a year's worth of trash in a jar

Kathryn Kellogg, a 25-year-old print shop employee, spends four hours a day on her lifestyle blog Going Zero Waste. She posts on Instagram, engages with Facebook followers, and writes about homemade eyeliner and lip balm, worm composting, and shopping bulk bins – anything to avoid unnecessary …

Sustainability

All The Cameos, References, And Secrets In Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’ Experience

Beyonce’s premiere of her new visual album, <i>Lemonade</i>, on HBO Saturday night had the entire internet buzzing. Was it an announcement that she is divorcing her husband Jay-Z? Was it a movie? How do the songs stack up against her last visual album, 2013’s <i>Beyonce</i>? Is Bey that big of a fan of <i>True</i> …

You’ll Be Able To Stream ‘Deadpool’ Weeks Before The Home Video Release

Yes, you read that correctly; Ryan Reynolds says that… <i>Deadpool</i> will be streaming two weeks before it’s available on home video. The recent, R-rated masterwork in mature superhero cinema wowed audiences earlier this year, raking in more money than anyone in Hollywood ever thought that an R-rated …

'Waitress' is an intimate Broadway musical of the highest order

All great bakers put a part of their souls in the mixing bowl, but Jenna, the small-town star of "Waitress," narrates her tough life using the titles of her daily specials: the Key Lime to Happiness Pie. The Betrayed By My Eggs Pie. The My Husband is a Jerk Chicken Pot Pie. The menu items tell you …

11 creative ways to use a water bottle instead of recycling it

Water bottles are probably one of the easiest and most versatile products to upcycle, or give a new purpose to.<p>There are thousands of crafts and …

Is This the Most Sustainable T-Shirt on the Planet?

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Eco Fashion