Morgan E. Westling
Avid Reader, Freelance Writer/Editor, and Lifestyle Blogger
Best Soccer Books for Kids
Soccer books can help young players learn more about the sport and increase their love for the game. These books tell stories about famous soccer stars such as Mia Hamm and Alex Morgan, who became legends that kids love to look up to for inspiration. A great soccer book for kids will not only teach children about the game, but there will also be a moral to the story, teaching them important life lessons as well.
10 Tools That Help You Save Money On Women's Health
Being a woman requires a multitude of health needs that men don’t have to deal with. Health care is unfortunately very expensive, and it’s important to save money in any way we can. Out of pocket costs are particularly outrageous if your health insurance does not cover certain things. The Affordable Care Act requires everyone to have insurance, but certain plans will still make women pay for prescriptions and lofty copays. Here are some strategic tips for how to save money on women’s health.
How to Wear Black Like a New Yorker
If you’re living in New York City, wearing black is pretty much a requirement. New York is the fashion capital of the world, but it’s also dreary and cold most of the year. Black is a New Yorker’s way of saying, “I’m busy, I’m chic, I’ve got things to do.” You wouldn’t understand unless you lived there, but the point is, if you live in New York or you’re planning on moving to the city, you’ll need to learn how to wear black in the concrete jungle and how to wear it well. In order to wear black like a New Yorker, you may need some help on finding the right fashionable pieces for your wardrobe, so we’ve picked out some pieces to black you out from head to toe.
What Is Baijiu?
Many Americans have heard of the Japanese drink sake (though there will be things you probably didn't know about sake as well), but more likely than not, they'll ask the question: “What is baijiu?” The Chinese national drink is not well-known in the United States. In China, however, people drink baijiu frequently—the same way we drink beer, wine, and liquor. There are many facts about baijiu that Americans would not know unless they took the time to learn them, so becoming knowledgeable on baijiu, the many aspects of its production, aroma types, and aroma categories, as well as its fermentation and distilling processes can be especially helpful. It's always good to know more about other cultures and their social habits, whether you ever plan to travel to China one day or not.
Best Makeup Brands for Goths
There are a lot of makeup brands for goths on the market that will help you create that dark, mysterious look. While some makeup brands are marketed specifically for the gothic and/or halloween look, such as necromancy cosmetica, notoriously morbid cosmetics, and black moon cosmetics (as you can see in their brand names), others are marketed toward the general public and will have specific dark lipstick colors and matte eyeshadows that can be used to create the goth look. Whichever you choose, it is completely possible to use any of these brands to develop something seriously spooky!
10 Books Written by Schizophrenics
Schizophrenia is not easily understood. However, there have been various books written by authors who have been diagnosed with schizophrenia have tried to portray their surreal experiences. Though words on a page will never translate the true struggle of mental illness, it is an outlet of expression and a form of storytelling. These books are a key to the minds of others, and it is a privilege for us to be able to read them.
The 10 Best Biographies About Female Soccer Players
Female soccer players are particularly interesting athletes to read about because they have struggled for so long to gain the same respect as male players. Biographies about female soccer players have popped up everywhere, especially in the United States, to tell the stories of how the US women’s soccer team bonded as a team, went to the World Cup, and ultimately, became victorious, not only in soccer, but also in their personal lives. Many soccer players will write a personalized book as a way for readers to hear their stories firsthand. These books are inspiring and they can teach us a lot about the players and the sport as a whole.
10 Matte Red Lipsticks You Need to Have
For anyone who is into the makeup scene, you’ll know that finding the perfect shade of red lipstick can be a never-ending scavenger hunt. However, it is a hunt that women will never give up, because red lipstick is something every girl needs in their makeup collection! Matte red lipsticks are sold by almost every cosmetic brand, so finding the exact right one can be challenging. Do you prefer liquid lipsticks or a matte lip that comes in stick form? Do you like a glossy finish? All of these will go into your choice when you choose your matte lipstick. A bold lip will go a long way though, so the search is worth it.