Monthly Archives: August 2017

5 Solar Eclipse Memes We Can’t Stop Laughing About

Got eclipse fatigue? These hilarious parodies are just what you need. ICYMI, America basically hit pause yesterday to gaze up at the total solar eclipse, the first to sweep across the country from coast to coast in 99 years. Twitter buzzed with excitement about the once-in-a-lifetime experience, and Instagram nearly imploded with photos of onlookers sporting protective… Read More »

How Long Will the Total Solar Eclipse Last?

This article originally appeared on  The upcoming total solar eclipse, which you can watch live on TIME.combeginning at 12 p.m. ET on Monday, will cross the U.S. in less than two hours, and Americans in some states will only witness seconds of it. The once-in-a-lifetime event on Aug. 21 will engulf parts of 14 states in… Read More »

What You Need to Know About Swimmer’s Ear–Even If You Never Swim

Swimmer’s ear can be caused by more than just swimming. Here we break down everything you need to know about the painful infection.  Ever wonder what’s really going on inside inside your ear canal when you get swimmer’s ear? The pain occurs when water gets trapped in the ear canal, which attracts bacteria that multiply… Read More »

Why Sunlight Is So Good For You

This article originally appeared on Even Hippocrates believed that the changing seasons had something to do with health—and that the key was how much available daylight there was during different times of the year. Many centuries later, it’s clear he was onto something. As people spend more time indoors staring at computer and television… Read More »

Here’s How to Take a Perfect Vacation

This article originally appeared on Taking time off from work or the daily grind not only helps people de-stress and feel happier, but it also helps productivity and mood—as long as you do it right. But the barrier to entry is high, since many Americans don’t even take their allotted vacation time. Fewer Americans… Read More »

Natural Ways to Get Gorgeous

Sure, youve made the switch to organic apples and milk. And that shower cleaner under your bathroom sink smells like fresh-cut lavender, not toxic fumes. So why not upgrade to more natural skin, makeup, and hair products? The best of the new natural stuff is affordable, feels luxurious, and actually works. Read on for the… Read More »

Running Was My Therapy

Getty Images During times of extreme stress some women eat some women drink and some women binge-watch Real Housewives. But I was in the midst of a contentious divorce, and I didn’t want to risk anything—even Cold Stone Creamery benders—being used against me. So last winter, I decided to run a marathon as a way… Read More »