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Munchkin the Dog Dressed Up As an Ewok & WE SERIOUSLY CAN'T EVEN.

By ShivaniJuly 23, 2015
In the internet-hype hierarchy, few things rank higher than cute animals and sci-fi. Combining the two usually leaves people squealing and wanting to squeeze things because it's all just too adorable and quirky to handle—which is why Munchkin the Dog is destined for ETERNAL INTERNET ... More  →
Munchkin the Dog Dressed Up As an Ewok & WE SERIOUSLY CAN'T EVEN.

In Defense of Amandla Stenberg's Cultural Appropriation Comment on Kylie Jenner's Cornrow Instagram Pic

By ShivaniJuly 16, 2015
On Saturday, Kylie Jenner shared her new set of freshly braided cornrows to Instagram and ended up eliciting over 150,000 comments and over one million likes. One of these comments was from Amandla Stenberg, aka Rue, aka a beautiful queen blessed with patience and wisdom ... More  →
In Defense of Amandla Stenberg's Cultural Appropriation Comment on Kylie Jenner's Cornrow Instagram Pic

Taylor Swift Gives Us a Master Class on SUMMER-ING LIKE A CHAMP

By ShivaniJuly 8, 2015
Taylor Swift is a CLASSIC overachiever: she was a veritable pop icon by the time she was 15, her post-gym outfits are more beautiful than this gif of Chris Hemsworth touching his hair,  she's broken music industry records that don't even exist yet, and her Nashville hous More  →
Taylor Swift Gives Us a Master Class on SUMMER-ING LIKE A CHAMP

Ed Sheeran Video-Bombs Hoodie Allen's Music Video in Superhero Suit

By ShivaniNovember 5, 2014
White boy rappers are a genre unto their own and Hoodie Allen's latest album People Keep Talking is chock full of the style-blending, genre-bending, and fun frat-boy anthems we have all come to know and love. While there are plenty of hit-single-worthy songs loaded on the album, ... More  →
Ed Sheeran Video-Bombs Hoodie Allen's Music Video in Superhero Suit

Your Essential Back-to-School Playlist

By ShivaniAugust 27, 2014
Pumpkin spice lattes are officially back and your mom is yelling that you're going to be late to school. √Oh summer, let me sing you a song, for you were brief and left only sun-dappled memories and sand in my pants.√ Oh, let us cry ... More  →
Your Essential Back-to-School Playlist

A Journey Through the Hilary Duff Musical Canon

By ShivaniAugust 5, 2014
Hilary Duff's new single, "Chasing the Sun," has been out for a week and reviews have been mixed, as through the majority of her music career. Overall, the song is pretty good; it's catchy and has the breezy summer vibe that singles dropping at this ... More  →
A Journey Through the Hilary Duff Musical Canon

Your Endless Summer Playlist

By ShivaniJuly 29, 2014
HOLD ONTO YOUR SUMMERS, MY CHIPMUNKS. Ignore the registration papers piling up on your table, and hold onto your seersucker hot pants. Fall will have to pry our lemon-limeades out of our cold, dead, sunscreened hands, because we are taking summer ALL THE WAY TO ... More  →
Your Endless Summer Playlist

Flowchart: How to Pick the Perfect Pair of Shorts

By ShivaniJuly 21, 2014
The sun is shining, temperatures are rising beyond 80 degrees, and everyone and their mother is rocking unholy pit stains. The dog days of summer are in full swing, which means walking outside will feel kind of like entering a live action version of Salvador ... More  →
Flowchart: How to Pick the Perfect Pair of Shorts

What to Do When It's Hot and You Have a Cold

By ShivaniJune 24, 2014
Getting a cold in the summer is almost definitive proof of Satan's existence. While the sun is shining brightly like the great nuclear powered egg yolk it is, and everyone from your best friend to your handsome math tutor is enjoying themselves; you're stuck inside ... More  →
What to Do When It's Hot and You Have a Cold

No Job, No Internship, No Nothing: How to Make Your Summer Fun and Resume-Impressive if You Didn't Plan Anything

By ShivaniJune 16, 2014
If college admissions websites are anything to go by, you should have every second of your holidays color-coded and filled with "fun and engaging activities that stimulate the mind and help you grow as a person." Unfortunately. producing a one-woman show around your love of ... More  →
No Job, No Internship, No Nothing: How to Make Your Summer Fun and Resume-Impressive if You Didn't Plan Anything
About the Author
Shivani

Shivani is a blogger and college student living in Miami, Florida. She’s usually rocking a serious topknot and always trying to realize her life’s ambition of getting her own reality show. In her spare time she blogs about boys, school, and makeup on www.missaluru.wordpress.com. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @padmashiv.

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