Winter lasted for so long this year, we can barely remember what our favorite summer activities used to be. But don’t worry! Let our celebrity-inspired list of 10 Summer Must-Dos remind and inspire you! More
Guten tag from Deutschland! As you may know, I’ve just arrived back in Berlin after a delightful two weeks of swanning around Europe. And as eating exotic and delicious foods is an integral part of any decent vacation, I decided to say auf wiedersehen to my dumb diet for a little while and eat whatever I fancied. Some of the things I ate were gross-good, some were gross-gross, and yet others were just awesome. Come along with me on a vegan culinary tour of the old continent. More
Life ain’t City Slickers, even when you awkwardly insert folksy terms like “ain’t” into your daily speech. More
A day on the beach feels a lot better when you remembered to vote, when you know where your chemotherapy’s coming from in case the Sun gives you cancer, and — ideally, when you’ve built up an empire — that the people you manage, or your proteges, or your children, are furthering your life’s work in your absence while you relax. More
Oftentimes, it’s hard to know what kind of fragrance to pack when you go on vacation. More
The contest for Worst Song in the World has a lot of entries. My own father, for example, holds that the shittiest song of all time is “A Horse with No Name” by America — a fine choice, I must say. Another contender is absolutely anything by The Eagles. But I’d like to make the argument that Jimmy Buffet’s “Margaritaville,” that late-seventies ditty about a descent into alcoholism during an extended Florida vacation, is the single most laughably terrible song ever to sully our airwaves. If you will, a lyrical analysis: More
Obviously, here at The Gloss we are working on this Columbus Day. But maybe you’ve taken it off (or been given it off!), and now, you’re wondering how to wrap things up this evening. More
It’s a holiday weekend! With backyard barbecues and everything. How excited are you to hang out outside and make s’mores? This is the time, people. This is the time. And this is an excellent s’mores recipe:
You’re going someplace for the long weekend? You’re going no place? You have some sort of feelings about this holiday? Let’s find out everything about what kind of person you are!
Okay, think about how much the most expensive vacation you’ve ever taken has cost. Now double that… More
Over at TresSugar, there’s a smart and informative article about how to avoid fighting on a romantic couples vacation. But since we have a sneaking suspicion that fights may erupt no matter how hard you try to prevent them, we wonder what would happen if you not only embraced the likelihood of arguing when you’re supposed to be being romantic, but indeed did things to encourage it to happen. More
Now that it’s almost summer, it’s entirely possible that if you’re coupled up, you will spend a weekend (or even an entire week…the horror) with your partner’s family on vacation. More
These travel-ready gifts will be loved by everyone who is sick of shopping in airports. And they’ll also make you the coolest girl on your flight home to Grandma’s.