Your Monthly Playlist

We are big fans of self-care around here. This month, in light of the current stormy political climate, it’s particularly important that we look out for each other and ourselves. Back in July, we published an article that includes a self-care guide, …

Christly Conquers Ep. 3: Chair Dancing

“Dancer” is a strong word. I hesitate to use such a traditionally storied adjective when describing myself, lest Maddie Ziegler spit a mouthful of La Croix across a soundstage somewhere. In lieu of that, however, I can say with great …

A Short Story About that Locker Room Talk

I’m going to put a warning here. This piece contains a brief description of sexual assault.   On my lunch break I needed to make a phone call. Like most things with me, as soon as I felt it, it …

Hallokween is Here

  BOO, BESTIES. Hallokween is here! We were excited about this playlist before it even happened. It’s a celebration of October–THE best month out of the year. If you wanna argue, we challenge you to a costume contest. Meet us at …

Everything’s Coming Up Rose Gold

Over the last couple of years, we have seen a huge spike in the popularity of rose gold. There’s something so intoxicating about that pink-hue that seems both uniquely vintage and effortlessly new. Brace yourselves, because rose gold is taking …

Summer’s Goodbye Party Playlist

Brush the sand off your shoulder and give summer the goodbye it deserves. This month’s Spotify playlist, September Sinners, has perfect balance of hazy synth, deep cuts, neonnn pop hits, and forlorn ballads to get you through this difficult transition. Recommended for …

Down, Dirty & Whole30 – Week One: Am I Basic?

I think anyone who knows me at all is shocked that I would even do such a thing. And to be honest, I’m shocked too. I know who I am, okay? I am a girl who double fists burgers while drinking …

Stitch Fix Styling Service; A Review

You are very busy. You work overtime. You barely make it to Zumba. You shower with a wine glass balanced on your towel rack. You plan to make plans to call the doctor about the plantar fasciitis you fear is …

How Sexy Is My Bladder?

About two years ago, after moving to the good ole city of plastic angels, I had a revolutionary thought: “Fuck. I should probably drink some water.” Duh. I know – we’ve all had the recurring thought that we need to …

We’re calling all writers, poets, artists, reporters, podcast makers, boss bitches, etc. to be heard! At YNBF we think that part of “empowering women” is inviting them to speak. We want to open up the YNBF platform to all of …