Although we don’t usually cover sports here, this soccer video will melt your heart, whether you’re a sports fan or not! Be sure to read the description before you watch.
And not to go overboard on the sports content, but this piece, on NBA player Jason Collins, the first openly gay pro athlete in a major American team sport, is truly worth the read. We commend him for his inspiring bravery.
Ryan Gosling: The Cure for Existential Dread?, from OKGorgeous. Agree/disagree?
Nicole Richie has come out with her own AOL series called #CandidlyNicole. Check out her first video in which she embarks upon a tattoo removal journey. **Warning: This may not be suitable for all audiences due to Nicole’s very “candid” humor.
Yum! These lemonhead cookies look beyond delicious.
One of our fave TV shows, Downton Abbey, is getting its own clothing and beauty line.
Glamour profiles the 4 Amazing Girls Who Threw an Integrated Prom. Beyond the shocking fact that “segregated proms” are still a thing in the US, these fab ladies are an inspiration to us all!
Also from Glamour, 3 Ways to Wear Pastel Colors Without Looking Saccharine Sweet. The third look = perfection.
On a similar note, here are 21 Photos That Will Turn Your Heart to Goo. Just TRY to read this without going “eeeee!”
Cute hairstyle of the right-now: Mini French Braid!
These DIY gem pushpins would be perfect for any summer fashion inspiration board.
All Lacquered Up shares her top 5 nail tips for flawless manicures – a few of these were new to me!
For the financially savvy student, a closer look at credit cards, from Real Simple.
Here Are the Backstage Demands of 15 Celebrities. Now, the real question: Which celeb’s dressing room would you most want to hang out in, based only on what they’d have on hand? I think I’m going T. Swift, for the mac & cheese and Ben & Jerry’s…
7 New Skincare Ingredients to Get Excited About, from Hot Beauty Health.
Fact: You can never have too many Mean Girls gifs.
If you’ve received a bunch of wedding invites for the summer, The Glitter Guide has some cool wedding gift ideas for the bride and groom.
The Beauty Department shows you how to make your own blushing bronzer – holy cute!
25 Things I Am Still Learning at 25, from Thought Catalog.
If you, like us, have at least one old crystal necklace from Forever 21 lying around, this DIY necklace makeover is a must-bookmark.
In other DIY news, I Spy DIY just introduced us to graphic iron-on transfers, and now we’re imagining a million ways to use them…
One more cool DIY: Bodycon Tube Skirt with Basic Tee, via YouTube.
Teen Vogue has all the deets on Essie’s latest nail polish collection, and it’s totally perfect for summer.
These breakfast smoothie recipes are the ideal way to start your morning.
25 Signs You’re Addicted to Diet Coke, from Buzzfeed. I’m so guilty of this, although these days I’m more about the higher caffeine content of Diet Dew…
From Thought Catalog, The 8 Kinds of Facebook Friends. Haha, this is so true.
Okay, fair warning – you might get addicted to this. In case you haven’t seen it (it was new to me!), this popular web series is a modernized Pride and Prejudice, specially designed to be super interactive (characters have their own Twitters, Tumblrs, etc.). Apparently this venture was so successful that they’re starting another web series soon!
With Cinco de Mayo coming up this Sunday, Brown Eyed Baker did a great roundup of 31 Cinco de Mayo Recipes to try.
From HelloGiggles, 10 Stars We Totally Want to See on Broadway. Agree 100%!
Refinery 29 shares the surprising way you may be damaging your skin. (Mouseover the link for the spoiler.) I’m definitely guilty of overdoing it on this…
And finally… cute corgis are cuter with costumes. Awww!