Hottest Month Ever

Oh look, my sneakers are melting. I don’t think I could live in a world without air conditioning. I already have a high resting body temperature, so when you combine that with high ambient temperatures, I fry like a blintz. This past summer, especially, was absolutely brutal, and not just for me either. The summer of 2019 has gone on the record as the hottest months in the history of… well, ever. There have never been hotter months than June and July of 2019. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the global temperature averaged at 62.13 degrees...

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Top 2020 Vacations

A land of wonders both ancient and modern. Thailand is known to some as the “land of smiles.” Originally, they gave themselves this name because it sounds really good in advertising and on post cards. After a while, though, the name stuck, not because of how fitting of an advertising moniker it is, but because people discovered that it’s a beautiful country full of smiling people. One of the most interesting things about Thailand is the dichotomy in its settings. In this one country you can find pristine tropical beaches and fascinating ruins, as well as sprawling cities and...

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When Was The Hottest Month Ever Recorded?

Oh look, my sneakers are melting. I don’t think I could live in a world without air conditioning. I already have a high resting body temperature, so when you combine that with high ambient temperatures, I fry like a blintz. This past summer, especially, was absolutely brutal, and not just for me either. The summer of 2019 has gone on the record as the hottest months in the history of… well, ever. There have never been hotter months than June and July of 2019. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the global temperature averaged at 62.13 degrees...

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Embarrassing Workout Questions Finally Answered

Bella Breakdown For people who aren’t the most fit going to the gym is a very intimidating activity. However, when you do manage to get a good workout in, questions begin to arise about certain things that you may know nothing about. To help you, here are the answers to some of your most embarrassing questions. Why do my workout clothes smell so bad? The smell of your workout clothes doesn’t necessarily mean you stink. “Odor doesn’t come from the sweat itself; it comes from the bacteria that break down the sweat,” said Katie Horwitch, a New York City-based...

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Fitness Influencer Chooses To Stop Participating In Fight For Instagram Body

Bella Breakdown It seems like everybody is trying to become an influencer these days. From fitness to lifestyle to family to cars, there appears to be a category for everyone (trust us, these are only a few). And in each respective category, influencers exist, appearing as the epitome of perfection at what they’re good at, whether it’s raising babies or influencing the masses to live a healthier lifestyle. And until recently, Stephanie Buttermore was yet another fitness influencer looking to share her lifestyle in an effort to inspire others. With almost 400,000 followers on Instagram and almost 800,000 on...

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