Is Shapewear Really All That?

Ah shapewear, the invention of the century. This shapewear category of clothing has been on the rise the last couple of years and part of it was that there was a need for a color-matching thongs, undies, bodysuits, etc., but also cause it’s so cool. Maybe trendy is the correct word. While shapewear was once seen as something to carefully […]

The Best Robot Vacuums

Whether you have pets and need the extra help or just want to streamline your cleaning process, a robot vacuum is a great product to add to your arsenal. These small, vaguely cute machines run on their own, and most can even be put on a schedule and charge themselves so you truly don’t have to think about it. There are a […]

The Best Backpacks

When I was just a wee lass I used to love packing my bag on the first day of school. Later, it became a a calling card that defined a genre of hip hop.  People of all ages will always get excited about a new bag. It just teems with possibility. All the places you will go and the things […]

25 Men’s Sneakers We’re Crushing On Right Now

Honestly you really only need one pair of sneakers at a time, but what fun is that? Skip the fancy wardrobe items that you’ll never really wear anyway and invest yourself in some of these fresh kicks. You’ll thank me later. High style with low effort. You want the goods? We got ’em for you. You’re welcome. 1. Oliver Cabell […]

The Best Vacuum Cleaners

If there’s one appliance that’s truly a status buy, it has to be a vacuum. Think about it: Do people take such pride in any other household product? Vacuums aren’t just a cleaning tool anymore—they’re also something to talk about and even show off. People genuinely love their vacuums. That’s partly why we’ve never sat down and made a list of the […]

The Best Pillows

Is there anything more personal than buying a pillow? You can survive with less-than-perfect sheets and quilts, but pick the wrong pillow and your entire sleep pattern can be thrown out of whack. Honestly, choosing a pillow is a lot like dating: There’s a whole lot of trial and error and trying out different options to decide what you do […]

The Best Linen Sheets

Despite being devoted to my bed and coziness in general, I’ve never really paid attention to bedding beyond aesthetics. My naïveté led me to believe that sheets were sheets, no matter what the material. I was (obviously) very mistaken, but I didn’t realize it until I purchased a microfiber sheet set from Amazon solely based on price. Not only did […]

My Favorite Portable Air Conditioners

Summer calls for cooling, but not all of us have the luxury of central air. In fact, because of our window placement or where we want to cool (hello, hot garage), a portable air conditioner might be the best bet. A portable air conditioner (PAC) is a unit that sits on the floor, and can be moved around with relative […]

The Best Cotton Percale Sheets

When it comes to buying sheets, you probably think there’s only one thing that really matters: feel. What you might not realize, though, is that there’s a whole lot that goes into what your sheets feel like. From the material used to the weave to the thread count, there are plenty of things to consider when figuring out which sheets […]

The Best Handheld Vacuums

Vacuum cleaners are a staple in any home, but have you ever considered handheld vacuums? These mini vacuums are perfect for smaller messes, or just more precise, deeper cleaning. If you have a pet, handheld vacuums are great for picking up hair and dander, but even if you don’t there are many benefits to adding a handheld vacuum to your cleaning […]