Live. Love. Let the world know.



Pinzon 190-Gram Heavyweight Velvet Flannel Sheets Review

The Pinzon 190-Gram Heavyweight Velvet Flannel Sheet Set has a sleek look and feel equivalent to more costly flannel sheet sets. It delivers on warmth, comfort, and breathability, all for an affordable price. For a decade, Amazon’s private-label brand Pinzon has offered luxury bedding and bath products at a reasonable price.

The Company Store Legacy 6 oz. Solid Flannel Bedding Review

Since 1911, The Company Store has been committed to quality craftsmanship in its bedding. We put the company’s Legacy 6 oz. Solid Flannel Bedding to the test to determine how soft, warm, and breathable they really are. Not only did we sleep on these flannel sheets for a full week of chilly nights, but we also sent them through the washer and dryer several times to see just how well they held up.

Mellanni Flannel Cotton Sheet Set Review

Mellanni Fine Linens is dedicated to making soft and comfortable bedding that doesn’t break the bank. We recently tested the company’s Mellanni Flannel Cotton Sheet Set, which is made of 100 percent cotton and said to be perfect for sleepers who tend to get chilly. We basically lived in the sheets, putting them through many cold nights—as well as multiple wash and dry cycles—to evaluate their comfortability, texture, warmth, breathability, and price.

The best way to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, according to 4 chefs

PB&Js have made their way into the homes and hearts of many Americans. Because of the deep connection, there is actually a pretty strong ongoing debate about the right way of making this classic sandwich. INSIDER asked several chefs how to make the best PB&J and one thing they agreed on is that high-quality ingredients are essential.

9 'health' terms you hear all of the time and what they actually mean

Attention-grabbing buzzwords and phrases are stamped all over food and beverage products but sometimes it can be difficult to understand what they actually mean. Things labeled as "superfoods" or as being "made with real fruit" aren't automatically healthy for you. From a health perspective, "artisanal" doesn't actually mean much.

9 mistakes you're making when using your air fryer

A newly popular kitchen appliance, air fryers are able to fryfood without using oil. To get the best results, it's important to know how to properly use an air fryer and how to avoid making mistakes that can easily ruin your food. Overcrowding the fryer basket, not flipping your proteins, and forgetting to properly clean your appliance are some of the most common air-fryer mistakes people make.

How applying to college in the US has changed over the years

Applying to college today is an intensive and drawn-out process that requires plenty of preparation and time. However, when the first American colleges were established in the 17th century, the requirements were few. For several centuries, college entrance requirements involved no more than taking designated courses in school.

11 signs it's time to go to the dentist

Though not everyone likes going to the dentist, you do it for the health of your teeth. But some people only go at the first bout of severe pain, and even then it's like pulling teeth. Your body might be telling you to go to the dentist sooner without you even realizing it. If you are experiencing any sort of pain in your mouth, get frequent headaches, or have a bad taste in your mouth, these could all be signs you need to go to the dentist as soon as possible.

Here's what a chef at a top-rated restaurant eats in a typical day

Although they prepare gourmet meals at work, not all high-end chefs cook upscale meals for themselves at home. For Kevin Dubel, chef de cuisine at Becca Restaurant, what he decides to eat in a day comes down to maintaining a healthy work-life balance. He told INSIDER that in a typical day he usually sticks to quick and simple meals that have a few gourmet touches.

13 ways to help the Earth that sound hard but aren't

Though some sustainable practices can be quite time-consuming and costly, there are also many easy and inexpensive actions you can take that can help the Earth. Composting, sealing your windows, and even buying more houseplants are some things you can do to better the planet. It's easier than you might think to pack your own lunches and reuse water bottles.

9 lipstick tricks that can help your teeth look whiter

There are certain ways you can use lipstick to help your teeth appear to be whiter. Wearing darker lipsticks that have cool tones may help your teeth to appear whiter. Red lipsticks with blue undertones can be a great choice if you want your smile to look a bit brighter. Not all lipsticks are created equally and the shades and finishes you choose to wear could impact how white your teeth appear to be.

10 ways to use wine when cooking, according to chefs

Wine is great on its own, but it also pairs well with many different dishes. Beyond wine and food pairing, there is a myriad of cooking techniques that involve wine, which can enhance the flavors of and transform many of your favorite recipes. INSIDER spoke to several chefs to find out how to put your wine to good use in the kitchen.



Published on: INSIDER, Business INSIDER, The Spruce, TripSavvy, Community Health Magazine, Pursuit, The LA Culture Trip, Wisconsin Public Radio, Madison Commons, and Channel 3000.

Always am looking for new outlets to write for in which I can cover food, beauty, health, relationships, technology, science, art, music, environmental issues, and sometimes, beyond.

Feel free to reach out if you are interested in a collaboration.



  • Songwriting
  • Guitar
  • Violin
  • Piano
  • Spanish
  • French