Author Archives: Blisstree

10 Gluten-Free Celebs Who Will Make People With Gluten Allergies Feel Like Rock Stars

10 Gluten-Free Celebs Who Will Make People With Gluten Allergies Feel Like Rock Stars

These days, a diet sans gluten can seem like a fancy accessory–like a Birkin bag for the body, despite the fact that loads of people actually cannot consume gluten for health purposes. Having to restrict your diet due to allergies can feel pretty isolating, so it’s nice to know that even the rich and the famous have wheat allergies or Celiac Disease too. More »

10 Salads With More Calories Than You Can Imagine

10 Salads With More Calories Than You Can Imagine

Sometimes you think you’re being healthy by ordering a salad, but you’re wrong. A surprising number of salads weigh in with more grams of fat and calories than a cheeseburger. It’s a crying shame. Just how many calories are lurking in your heaving bowls of leaves drenched in dressing? Let’s take a look at some of the most bad-for-you salads available at major chain restaurants. More »

25 Pizza Cakes For The Best Pizza Party Ever

25 Pizza Cakes For The Best Pizza Party Ever

Earlier today, I saw a picture of the above pizza. It’s unlike any other pizza I’ve ever beheld. It’s sort of a pizza and layer cake hybrid, no? I’m not one for deep dish, so it doesn’t really wet my appetite, but it did get me thinking about the other kind of pizza cake–the kind that is an actual cake disguised as a piping hot pie. Apparently they are very popular for pizza enthusiast’s birthday parties. I’ll show you. More »

How To Recover From A Weekend Of Festival Partying

How To Recover From A Weekend Of Festival Partying

Oh man, if you partied at Coachella over the weekend, I hope you don’t feel too beat right now. Ehh, you probably do. I’m sure you have no regrets and feel all yolo or whatever the kids are saying these days, but that doesn’t mean you aren’t a hungover mess. All that fun in the California desert sunshine can really do a number on the old human bod. Luckily there are ways to feel like your everyday self again. More »

9 Ways To Trick People Into Thinking You’re A Fancy Wine Connoisseur

9 Ways To Trick People Into Thinking Youâre A Fancy Wine Connoisseur

Have you ever encountered a major wine snob? If you’re the kind of person who enjoys wine because it tastes and feels good, but you don’t make it some big to-do, those who get precious about fermented grape juice might make you want to roll your eyes until it hurts. In fact, they can make you want to just chug all the wine or just pour the bottle out on your body like you’re at some cult of Dionysus drunken orgy. It’s okay to make wine a hobby, but it’s not entirely appropriate to whip out your knowledge with people who just want to drink it. More »

Promise You’ll Never Ever Go In A Tanning Bed Again

Promise Youâll Never Ever Go In A Tanning Bed Again

Tanning beds, like cigarettes, are dangerous and everyone knows it, yet some people still indulge because tans are sexy and because they can. We are constantly hearing statistics about  cancer, yet people still get naked in artificial sun sarcophagi like they’re somehow invincible. Disregarding statistics is understandable because numbers are mostly boring, but personal accounts of horror stories induced by risky choices are far more persuasive. I’ve never been in a tanning bed and I never planned on going in one, but I just read about this woman who developed a rare form of eye cancer from reckless tanning bed use and now I sort of hope those death traps get banned. More »