Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

I dread the long, dark winter days and deal with undiagnosed seasonal depression. I barely see sunlight during the winter. I’ve tried what feels like a million things to make myself feel better, including rearranging my room and getting a Vitamin D light. Nothing I’ve tried is a cure-all, but I’ve found what works best for me is a combination of doing activities I love and simple remedies that keep me warm.

I have always struggled with dark circles under my eyes. Here’s what I didn’t realize.

I learned a lot when I looked into the ideas behind certain beauty products

I was scared to try the menstrual cup. But it changed everything.

Here are four reasons I prefer it to tampons and pads

How baking shows changed my relationship with my daughter

Our cake-making days are all the more precious now