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Do Weighted Blankets Work? An Insomniac Investigates

I'll take you to my journey (so far) with a weighted blanket.
I have a tough relationship with sleep and rest. It started way back in college when my regular sleep cycle was disrupted and it was just downhill from this point in my life. My days were long but my nights were longer
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I Tried Ordering New Prescription Glasses Online—Here's What Happened

How does ordering new glasses look like in the new normal? Sunnies Specs makes it all so easy!
I have been wearing glasses since I was in sixth grade. Perhaps I could blame it on a lucky mix of genetics and late-night reading habits, which eventually turned into all-day use of gadgets. Currently, I use a 4.25-grade lenses that help
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This Virtual Pen Pal App Has Found Me Some Much-Needed Company Amid the Lockdown

I'd never found such relief in anticipating a letter that would take three days to arrive.
There’s always been a nostalgic and romantic feeling attached to the idea of sending and receiving mail back when instant messaging wasn’t a thing yet. Loved ones would take their time penning words to paper, making the sentiment somehow more meaningful than
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Here's Why Horror Crime Thriller "Freud" Is Popular on Netflix

The fictional crime series is a bizarre take on the world-renown neurologist.
I have to admit, it’s rare to see a crime/thriller series make it to Netflix Philippines’ top 10 content for almost two straight weeks. The community quarantine has turned everyone into a K-drama addict so it’s no surprise that Korean content rules on the
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"Hyena" Is the Other Ju Ji-Hoon K-Drama You Need to Watch Right Now

Done with "Kingdom"? Here's the next best thing you need to binge-watch.
If you haven’t gone down the K-drama rabbit hole like the rest of the Philippines under the enhanced community quarantine, then perhaps it's because you haven’t found the right series to binge-watch. Luckily, there's a myriad of options on Netflix: from feel-good
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"Locke and Key" Is the Unexpectedly Addictive Netflix Series You Need to Watch

You don't have to be a fan of the fantasy genre to love it.
Netflix's latest fantasy series, Locke and Key, follows the story of the Locke family, who moves into their ancestral home after their father tragically dies. They soon discover that this strange new home is filled with magical keys that unlock various powers—powers that
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Harley Quinn Makes Girl Power Look Effortlessly Cool in "Birds of Prey"

It's an ultra stylish action film for women by women.
If you grew up watching female-led action films like Charlie’s Angels (and I mean the version with Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz, and Lucy Liu), Angelina Jolie’s Tomb Raider, and Kate Beckinsale’s Underworld, then DC’s latest superhero flick—or in this case, anti-hero—fits right in!
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You Don't Need to Be a Fan of Taylor Swift to Appreciate "Miss Americana"

Forget the Kanye West drama! There are way better reasons to stream Netflix's "Miss Americana" right now.
Taylor Swift knows when and how to play her best cards. In a time where major pop stars each have their life stories told in documentaries and musical icons such as Queen and Elton John are honored through biopics, it was only
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"Sex Education" Season 2 Might Honestly Be Even Better Than the First

It's funny, witty, and does everything right.
Netflix's Sex Education finally returns with an all new season of overtly rampant fun as we find our favorite cast of teen characters navigating through their lives after the season one finale. Now in a newfound relationship with Ola, while (not so)
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I Tried This Celebrity-Favorite Treatment for a "V-Shaped" Face

Is it worth its hefty pricetag?
Admittedly, I am one of those girls who are terribly insecure for having a relatively large face. I know we’re all about “loving yourself” this 2020, but it’s always been a self-esteem crutch of mine for having chunky (not fluffy) cheeks and
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"CATS" Is Honestly Not As Bad As the Internet Says It Is

Except for the visual effects, that is.
Musical movie adaptions are nothing new, but Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper (Les Misérables, A King's Speech) hoped to challenge the norm with his dominantly CGI (computer-generated imagery) version of CATS. A classic production by Andrew Lloyd Webber, the same man behind Phantom of the
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Here's Why "Crash Landing on You" Is Our New K-Drama Addiction

It ranked as the most buzz-worthy drama in Korea for a reason.
Confession: I was personally invested and really, really excited for Crash Landing on You. When I first heard that this was going to be written by Park Ji-eun, a.k.a. the same genius behind My Love from the Star (which happens to be
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Here's Why Everyone's Talking About "Modern Love" and Why You Should Too

Here’s what you need to know about the TV adaptation of the long-running, crowd favorite New York Times column.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, the New York Times' Modern Love essay column has been the talk of the town since it launched late in 2004. So you can only imagine readers’ delight when Amazon announced that they’re creating a web
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"Last Christmas" Is Surprisingly the Most Stylish Rom-Com of 2019

Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding's holiday movie is more than a Game of Thrones and Crazy Rich Asians crossover.
The holidays are right around the corner, so who doesn’t love a good rom-com to feel all warm and fuzzy inside? Luckily, Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding’s new film, Last Christmas, might just do the trick.Essentially a girl-meets-boy tale with some mystery and
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These Lash Extensions Are Perfect If You Have Oily Eyelids

They last so long, too!
If ever you’ve been to Japan, you would’ve noticed how Japanese women love long, perfectly curled and fluttery lashes. Which is why they produce some of the best mascaras and false eyelashes in the world. So when I heard that local salon
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Royal Romance, Powerful Visuals, and More Reasons to Watch The Crown Season 3

Prince Charles’ love story with Camila Shand will keep you glued to your screen.
Disclaimer: I am an avid fan of The Crown. There’s something about its storytelling that makes it feel like you’re watching this exquisite and award-winning novel as it unravels right in front of your eyes. It’s a feast for the senses—visually and