Living with Epilepsy, Andrea Flynn Pursues Art Career While Traveling

I took a minute to pause from my surfing adventures to tap into the snowboarding world of fellow traveler, Andrea Flynn. She’s living with epilepsy, but doesn’t let that define her. She’s on the road chasing fresh powder with her board and her brushes at her side.  What are you doing right this minute? Right now I am in Tahoe in…

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Millennial Dads Rock! 8 Reasons We Think So

I remember hearing stories about how men would sit in the hospital waiting rooms and the doctor would come out and show them their new boy or girl. This logic seems so foreign to me, because dads these days are more involved than ever. Between the cute dad diaper backpacks, paternity leaves, and a true…

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You Want These Girls’ Sneakers #FollowFridays

Sneakers are super hot right now. And the female community is making some serious headway with their love for them. From the die-hard sneakerheads versus I-just-really-like-sneakers girls, we still think that a passion for sneakers is a passion for sneakers, and it’s okay that there are different levels. Here are some of the girls who we enjoy following…

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Dear Shuman – Real Answers from a Real Man

It’s that time again, where we get to tap into the mind of a guy, Mr. Andy Shuman, by asking him all of our curious questions. You know, the ones girls have, but can’t really ask a guy because, it would be awkward. Here’s a few that VIRTVE has come up with, but if you have…

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10 Instagram Fitness Girls to Follow Right Now: #FF

Freshen up your Instagram feed with our #FF (Follow Fridays) column — here to give you recommendations of who to follow depending on what you’re into. This week’s theme features VIRTVE’s favorite Instagram fitness girls. Give these hard working Instagram fitness girls a follow for daily motivation, recipes, workout tips, and all things fitness (and all things cute).  1. @FitAndyy Bio: A N D…

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Where In The World Is Hannah Marsala?

I’ve known Hannah Marsala since 6th grade. Give or take fourteen years (smh … where does time go?!). We met playing competitive soccer, and she has been my ride or die, best friend ever since. We both received soccer scholarships to The University of Colorado at Boulder, and we happily moved our lives away from…

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Depp, Somerhalder, McCounaughey – Ask VIRTVE: Who are Your Celeb Crushes?

We’re back with another edition of Ask VIRTVE, where we cover all life’s curious questions every other Thursday. Ask VIRTVE allows you guys to ask us whatever you want, and the writers will give the answer to you straight. Feel free to ask some questions in the comments section for the next go-around. Q: Who is your current celebrity…

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Maria Cree Myles Sets the Stage on Singing, Her Son & Listening to Authentic Self

I met Maria Cree Myles in seventh grade on the cheerleading team. She’d sing and dance down the hallway, be beautifully honest and outspoken with those around her, and maintain a high standard of how do I say … fabulousness. I knew we had to be friends. So much so that we ended up starting a talk show…

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8 Things You Should Know Before Dating a Fitness Chick

1. She’s determined, which means she’s stubborn. Maintaining a fit physic is more than stepping on a treadmill every other week for 5-10 minutes. It takes consistent determination, and there’s nothing you can do to convince her to miss a leg day! 2. She’s dedicated, which means she’ll always be loyal to you.  If you’re lucky…

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Best Instagram Accounts for Interior Decorators: #FF

Following the same Instagram accounts gets old, you start knowing what to expect every time you open the app, and all of the photos you look at kind of blend together. Freshen up your Instagram feed with our #FF (Follow Fridays) weekly column — here to give you recommendations of who to follow depending on what you’re into.…

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