Lauren Schumacker

Recent Articles

How To Rewatch ‘Suits’ & See Meghan Markle Grace Your TV Screen Once Again

Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex is married, which means she'll no longer appear on her TV show, Suits. But if the royal wedding just made you love Markle more, you might want to know how to rewatch Suits and see Meghan Markle grace your TV scree…
By Lauren Schumacker

What Is Meghan Markle's "Something New" At The Royal Wedding? It Might Have Been Obvious

Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue is a tradition that some brides have a lot of fun with, members of the British royal family included. Because of that, there's been some speculation as to if Meghan Markle, The Duch…
By Lauren Schumacker

The Empty Seat At The Royal Wedding Has Twitter Convinced It Has A Special Meaning

When Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex married Meghan Markle, The Duchess of Sussex, Twitter was quick to notice an empty chair next to Prince William, The Duke of Cambridge during the ceremony. Though it's uncertain exactly why the chair was left emp…
By Lauren Schumacker

Kate Middleton's Wedding Dress Vs. Meghan Markle's Shows Similarities Between The Two

This morning, Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex, married Meghan Markle, The Duchess of Sussex, in a ceremony at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle. This royal wedding, of course, draws comparisons to Harry's older brother, Prince William, Duke of C…
By Lauren Schumacker

5 Surprising Health Effects Of Always Wearing Thongs That You Need To Know

Underwear preferences are pretty much as individual as people are. People have strong opinions about what style, cut, fabric and more is the best for them, and some strongly believe that no underwear is the best underwear (or, at least, periods of ti…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Signs Your Shyness Is Actually A Greater Mental Health Condition

Though some people thrive in large groups, most confident when they're the center of attention, meeting endless numbers of new people, or putting themselves out there, others are far more shy. And while some people truly are shy (or have their introv…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 New & Surprising Activities To Try For Couples Who Have Done It All

If you and your partner are a fairly adventurous couple or you've just been together for a long time and have done a lot of things together, you might find that it's sometimes difficult to come up with new, fun, and interesting things for you to do t…
By Lauren Schumacker

9 Smells Your Pee Can Have, & What It Can Mean For Your Health

When you visit the bathroom, you might not pay too much attention to what's in the toilet bowl before flushing unless it's something that seems obviously out of the norm, but taking note of the color, scent, and clarity of your pee can actually give …
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Habits You Need To Cultivate A Successful Relationship, According To Science

There are so many things that can be unpredictable and out of your control when it comes to relationships. After all, emotions often aren't rational or logical. And because so much can sometimes seem up in the air, it sort of makes sense that humans …
By Lauren Schumacker

If A Guy Does These 7 Things, He’s A Momma’s Boy

You might have dated partners who are close to their families before. They're in attendance at every family event, large or small, they make sure to at least drop in at weekly family dinners, and they genuinely enjoy talking to and making regular pla…
By Lauren Schumacker

25 Movies On Netflix That Will Keep You Enthralled Until The End

Sure, streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime and more make it easy for you to just fire up your favorite TV show (that you've seen a thousand times) or the movie that's been your old-standby for years, but there are so many more options …
By Lauren Schumacker

14 Terrifying Things That Childbirth Feels Like Without An Effective Epidural

If you've ever had a baby, chances are, there's quite a bit that you remember vividly about your childbirth experience. You might remember your favorite nurse's name, the snack you ate earlier that day, what you were wearing, all of the emotions you …
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Ways To Spot A Mean Girl Early On, Because They're Around Past High School

Mean girls exist far past junior high and high school, which, unfortunately, is something that many women (and likely men too) are all too familiar with. Chances are, you've come across many mean girls, at all stages of life. And while interactions w…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Unexpected Things Your Partner May Find Creepy About You

Over the course of a relationship, you discover all kinds of new things about your partner, some of which you might like, some you might not exactly be onboard with, some you're willing to tolerate, and more. There are all sorts of different ways tha…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Surprising Long-Term Side Effects Of Botox You Need To Know

Though it might not be quite as popular as it once was, many people do still opt to use Botox as a wrinkle eraser as they start to notice signs of aging on their faces. And in some cases, depending on when you start noticing these signs of aging, you…
By Lauren Schumacker

6 Surprising Things That Happen To Tattoos As You Get Older

Deciding whether or not to get a tattoo or any other form of body modification is a personal choice that often (but not always) comes along with quite a bit of preparation, thought, and consideration. But for all the thought about what kind of tattoo…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Off-Handed Comments You Didn’t Realize Your Partner Is Taking Personally

Whether it's your partner, best friend, neighbor down the street, or the barista at your favorite local coffee shop, you're probably not intending for them to take the off-handed and unassuming comments you make as a personal dig. However, there are …
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Signs You Have High-Functioning Social Anxiety & May Not Even Realize It

Getting up in front of a crowded room and giving a presentation, embarrassing yourself (for fun or not) in public, or going on a first date with someone new can have the potential to make just about anyone a little bit nervous, but for some people wh…
By Lauren Schumacker

You’re Twice As Likely To Get Divorced If These 7 Things Are True

When it comes to relationships, no matter the kind of relationships they are, there really aren't any guarantees. Breakups are always a possibility with romantic partners or friends, people lose touch, things happen. And, of course, while you often m…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 White Lies It’s Necessary To Tell To Keep Your Relationship Healthy

Telling lots of lies typically isn't associated with a healthy, strong, lasting relationship, and that's still certainly true, but not all lies are exactly the same. Though you've probably heard from someone at least once or twice that the lie they t…
By Lauren Schumacker