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ways to help the world while looking at cute dogs and art

ways to help the world while looking at cute dogs and art

Two very excellent shoutouts today! Both are fun ways to help the world. So you don’t have a real excuse not to. 1. Alexandria Animals Photo Calendar Contest So the Alexandria Animal Welfare League is holding a photo contest for cute animals. Go over there and vote on the best animals, for a small donation. The(…)

lies told by at least one female

lies told by at least one female

A twitter hashtag is going around, getting people all riled up. It’s called #liestoldbyfemales and it’s largely sexist bullshit. Shit like “Tell me the truth, I won’t get mad” and “No I’m not jealous!” and “I’m not a stupid slut.” You know, things that are lies! That upsets me, especially because I am a female and(…)

worth checking out: dear kate

worth checking out: dear kate

Gross conversation time! But it comes with a discount code at the end! If you’re one of my male readers, you can stop reading right now because this post is going to confuse and upset you! We’re going to be talking about periods. Specifically, underwear that you wear during your period. It’s ugly and gross and(…)

i [heart] my major: history and film

i [heart] my major: history and film

This is the seventh post in That Girl Magazine’s I [heart] my Major series! Do you have deep and unreasonable affection for your chosen course of study? Would you like to encourage younger folks to follow in your fantastic footsteps? Contact That Girl Magazine using my contact form, or contact me on facebook. Freshman fall, I was a film(…)

how to get lilly pulitzer-inspired nail art

how to get lilly pulitzer-inspired nail art

So, you may or may not know that nail art is my jam. It’s the most relaxing thing in the world, as far as I’m concerned, although maybe I just get high off the fumes? It’s not clear. In any case, I could sit around and paint designs on my nails until the cows come(…)

it’s link thursday!

it’s link thursday!

I’ve literally had trouble writing this blog post because I’m so obsessed with baking all these cookies on Cookie Clicker. I feel like the most successful woman in the universe. Don’t click this link unless you’re willing to lose hours of your life clicking on a cookie. If you ever steal a phone, make sure(…)

it’s not even hard: get a glitter manicure for way less

it’s not even hard: get a glitter manicure for way less

One of my favorite things about nail art is that it rewards time investment more than monetary investment. Sure, you can always pay someone to paint your nails for you, but the nail-art trend is very DIY oriented in general. That’s why I’m always surprised when I see glitter manicure kits like this one at(…)