So it turns out you guys are as big of freaks about butter as I am! I really did feel weird writing my Ode to Butter until a rash of you swooped in and expressed how dedicated to butter you are, too. There’s nothing like the Internet to build communities you didn’t know you needed. [...]
Dry brushing is the wake up call you didn’t know you needed. -Bustle These labor day sales are the perfect way to say goodbye to summer. -HuffPo Style Celebrate Lea Michele‘s birthday by checking out her top 10 looks. -StyleList HeyShow More Summary
[Original publication date: July 11, 2013] As some of our readers remember, we were sued this past winter, for copyright infringement. This summer, we made things right. Here at Persephone Magazine, we take copyright seriously. We respect people who make things that weren’t things before, and we believe in giving credit and asking permission. Show More Summary
Meet Tucker, a sweet cat who, like feline celeb Lil Bub, was born with genetic abnormalities that give her an adorably unique look. Tucker’s former family was unable to care for her, so she currently lives at Purrfect Pals, a shelter in Washington that cares for special needs cats. The one-year-old kitteh is looking for [...]
Everyone knows lunchtime is supposed to be sacred. It’s the hour out of the day that you don’t need to field dumb questions from customers, cringe at a student’s nasal whine, or feel guilty about all that procrastinating you do on The Frisky. (Don’t feel guilty, we appreciate it.) It’s a time when you can [...]
[Original publication date: Feb 4, 2013] Some days, two middle fingers just aren’t enough. Here are a few you can borrow!
As Abercrombie & Fitch continues its slow descent into obscurity, the company is attempting to regain some profit by removing the logos from their clothes that once made the chain famous. After all, logos just aren’t trendy anymore, and Abercrombie is only a store for “cool” kids. Teenagers are apparently opting to spend their money [...]
Good morning! Have you had a cup of coffee yet? Perhaps you’d like to stir in some Ed Sheeran in a dress with your cream and sugar. What a coincidence that there’s now a video of exactly that, thanks to last night’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live. Show More Summary
Whether or not Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult are actually dating doesn’t matter to Robert Pattinson. What matters is that Kristen finally has a new boyfriend, or is at least busy trying to get a new boyfriend. For all these months, he’s reportedly been the target of Kristen’s affections, even though he’s tried his best [...]
It was only by happy accident that I scheduled our yearly family vacation to the outer Cape to coincide with Provincetown, Massachusett’s annual Carnival. For the uninitiated, Provincetown — or PTown, as its called — is a sweet little seaside village on the tip of Cape Cod, known for being the first place the Pilgrims [...]
[Original publication date: Dec. 16, 2013] Laverne Cox and Jacqueline Gares talk CeCe, transmisogyny, and the justice system. On June 5th, 2011, CeCe McDonald and some of her friends were heading to a grocery when a group of people came out of a bar and started hurling racist and transphobic remarks, and eventually drinks and broken glass. By the end... Read More
Nothing stokes the fires of romance like watching the “The Notebook” with your brother in a tractor trailer parked outside a church. That’s how a brother and sister in Gutyon, Georgia, found themselves arrested for incest, aggravated sodomy and prowling early Tuesday morning. Police found the siblings walking around outside a Baptist church and somehow [...]
It was October 2012. My Australian boyfriend and I had just been on a romantic, whirlwind adventure road trip around Europe. We spent the first month with his parents in Spain and France, and then spent the following month on our own. We zigzagged through Switzerland, Austria, a brief drive through Lichtenstein, Germany, and finally [...]
In case you’ve been living under a rock, this past weekend, the world’s most genetically perfect couple, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, decided to get hitched at their estate in France. While the pair somehow managed to keep their nuptials completely under wraps, details of their big day are finally coming out, and we’ve got [...]
Looking like a bag lady probably isn’t great for my professional image (or my shoulders, which are constantly bearing the brunt of the weight), so I was excited to hear about Fivesse bags, functional fitness bags for made by women, for women that actually look fashionable. Show More Summary
Britney Spears has broken up with boyfriend David Lucado after video surfaced of Lucado dancing and kissing another woman just a few weeks ago. And according to TMZ, Britney’s dad Jamie is the one who brought the tape to her attention. [TMZ] “Blake Lively Attacked By Swarm Of Bees” is my favorite headline of the [...]
Postmodern Jukebox is back with another beautiful cover, and this time they’re jamming out to a 1912 waltz version of “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun.” With a new stylistic twist and vocals by Robyn Adele Anderson, the song takes on a whole new mood. This band never ceases to amaze.
Like most people who live on planet Earth, I adore me some Pumpkin Spice Lattes. I never expected the drink to be as healthy as say, kale, but as it turns out, its ingredients give a whole new meaning to the word “junk food.” In the midst of all the pre-autumn pumpkin hype, Vani Hari, [...]
Unfortunately for her, someone (read: the whole internet) was watching, but she wasn’t about to let that kill her vibe. This went down at the Longitude Festival in Ireland, where this woman clearly learned to ignore haters and jam on out. Keep doing you, girl!
Summer may be winding down, but there’s still plenty of time to get yourself to a baseball game before the season ends. Last weekend, I paid a visit to Yankee Stadium (but let’s be real, I’m solely a Tigers fan) and I was reminded that baseball is one of the best warm weather activities in [...]