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7 Hilarious Gay Movies to Add to Your Watch List

7 Hilarious Gay Movies to Add to Your Watch List

Aug 21, 2015

There is certainly something to be said for dramatic movies that depict gay characters dealing with serious issues that impact their lives and society at large.  Films like Philadelphia and Milk, for example, are cinematic masterpieces that hit you right in the feels while also telling compelling stories that need to be told. But sometimes you just want to...

Love Wins! 11 Songs for Your Same-Sex Wedding by LGBT Musicians

Love Wins! 11 Songs for Your Same-Sex Wedding by LGBT Musicians

Jul 28, 2015

They will be writing about this in the history books: As of 2015, you can now marry someone of your own gender anywhere in America. Marriage equality has come to pass, love has won—bigots and homophobes be damned. That could only mean field days on end for wedding planners and organizers. Fortunately, the music side of LGBT weddings is well taken care of, as...

Host a Family-Friendly Holiday Party

Host a Family-Friendly Holiday Party

Nov 25, 2013

Hosting a holiday party can be a family tradition with the proper preparations. According to Steve Poses, professional caterer and author of At Home by Steve Poses: A Caterer’s Guide to Cooking & Entertaining, organization is the most important aspect of party planning and can reap the most rewards. While you may need to serve kid-friendly chicken...

5 Easy DIY Steps to Better Skin

5 Easy DIY Steps to Better Skin

Aug 28, 2013

Dry, tight and itchy skin isn’t just a cosmetic issue; it can be downright painful! We’ve all been susceptible to dry skin at some point in our lives but if you’re prone to chronic skin problems, here are five ways to keep your skin properly moisturized all year round. Wash less – It may seem counterintuitive, but washing your skin less can actually give it a...

Emotion, Flare & Change

Emotion, Flare & Change

Dec 3, 2012

Bonjour beauty junkies! The Holiday Season has arrived! For most, this is the season to get together with friends, family or the family you have formed. With Thanksgiving dinner passing and the upcoming Christmas parties, like the infamous Ugly Sweater Party, it gives you the perfect opportunity to add a little flare to your grooming or beauty style. It’s an...

Growth, Health, Good Condition – Not Just for Your Soul

Growth, Health, Good Condition – Not Just for Your Soul

Nov 5, 2012

Bonjour, beauty junkies! After spending the week with my grandparents I started to reflect on how important it is to eat good healthy foods. Both of my grandparents suffer from diabetes, a disease I have grown to dislike. If you don’t suffer from diabetes it is all too easy to overlook the importance of a balanced healthy meal. I check my grandparents’ sugar...

It’s not Vanity. It’s Self-Preservation.

It’s not Vanity. It’s Self-Preservation.

Oct 16, 2012

“When looking in the mirror, what do you see?”   Iwas reminiscing last night while looking through old year books and photo albums, and I have come to the conclusion that between the ages of 12-15 I desperately needed a gintervention. Gintervention  [gin-ter-ven-shuhn].  Noun. 1. The act or the fact of a gay person intervening. Looking at photo after photo...