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Steph Auteri

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Verona, NJ, United States

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Past articles by Steph:

Books That Will Make You Question Reality

These books will have you questioning whether what you're reading is happening…or a way to mess with your mind. → Read More

Horror Comics to Carry You Through the End of the Year

We're finally seeing a resurgence in horror comics! Here are some series to carry you through the end of the year. → Read More

The Cookbooks That Are Teaching Me to Be More Intuitive in the Kitchen

One reader on the cookbooks helping them to become more intuitive in the kitchen, rather than sticking fiercely to a recipe. → Read More

Why You Should Read Horror All Year 'Round

October has undoubtably become the month for reading horror for many, but are are reasons why you should consider reading it year round. → Read More

Women Gone Feral: Werewolves and Other Angry Creatures

The world is going to hell in a handbasket. Is it any wonder I'm so angry? It's times like these I turn to books about feral women. → Read More

Demonic Horror Books That Will Possess Your Heart

Pop these demonic horror books onto your TBR for a scary good reading time. → Read More

8 Out of This World Sci-Fi Books About Space Travel

From an alien Romeo & Juliet space opera to humans changing planets, these books highlight the magic of space travel. → Read More

Horror Where the Supernatural Takes a Back Seat

Reflecting on the power of messy genre classifications, horror, and why books where the supernatural is in the background are powerful. → Read More

9 Horror Books for Foodies

Horror's great for exploring gluttony. But if you crave something you can really sink your teeth into, here's a list of horror for foodies. → Read More

8 Books That Preach the Gospel of Health at Every Size

After a lifetime of untangling my compicated feelings around body size and health, the gospel of Health at Every Size has saved me, including books like The Body Is Not An Apology. → Read More

12 Terrifying YA Graphic Novels

Whether you like the truly scary or prefer milder chills, these YA graphic novels are perfect horror reads. → Read More

6 Books Like Bird Box That Will Creep You the Eff Out

I have always loved horror. The poorly-written mass market paperbacks I pulled from my father's shelves. The B-horror flicks I watched in dark basements. The books and movies that suggested that true → Read More

People Are Turning Vintage Globes Into Stunning Pendant Lights — Here’s How To Make One

Want to get a quirky new lighting fixture for your home without breaking the bank? Would you consider DIY-ing a pendant light yourself? Though the thought of creating a lighting fixture for yourself may sound intimidating, there are actually a number of tutorials online that demystify the process. And one of the → Read More

Brides Are Replacing Their Wedding Bouquets With Cotton Candy And The Results Are Too Sweet To Ignore

When I got married over a decade ago, I walked down the aisle with a beautiful bouquet of purple roses, with crystals thrown in for extra bling. My bouquet and I looked amazing. But if I had to do it all over again, I would totally hop onto this cotton → Read More

The New ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Trailer Is Here—And You Won’t Be Able To Wait For The Movie To Come Out

The last we saw of Peter Parker was at the end of “Avengers: Infinity War.” Thanos had acquired the last Infinity Stone, snapped his fingers and caused half of humanity to dissolve itself out of existence. Peter Parker was among those who perished. But on Jan. 15, Marvel Entertainment released → Read More

How You Can Save 20% Off Your Purchase At Big Lots This Weekend

If you’ve been putting off buying some much-needed home supplies, there’s no better time than now to finally check them off your to-do list. This weekend, Big Lots is having a sale on their already heavily discounted items. That means the time is now for that shopping spree you’ve been → Read More

Everything You Need To Know About ‘Januhairy’

During the winter, the length and velvety softness of my leg hair often rivals that of the fleece reversible sherpa throw I ordered on Amazon that one time. Don’t believe me? Just ask my husband. During the rest of the year, however, I keep my body hair on lockdown. I mean, → Read More

This Designer Made Bubble-Wrap Clothing, And His Handiwork Is Quite Impressive

As someone who regularly steps out in jeggings and pajama tops, I can’t claim to understand much about the world of fashion. But I’m not the only one doing a double take at the “bubble wrap” fashions designer Craig Green debuted during London Fashion Week. The line of plastic menswear was → Read More

There’s Now A ‘Baby Shark’ Valentine’s Day Song

In 2015, Korean YouTube channel Pinkfong released the original “Baby Shark Dance,” a simple and sweet little ditty about a shark family. The video showcased little kids singing and dancing against a backdrop of under-the-sea animation, and featured plenty of “doo-doo-doos.” Despite the simplicity of the lyrics, the song was → Read More

Watch Dax Shepard And Kristen Bell Adorably Make Each Other Cry On ‘Ellen’

Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell make up one of the cutest couples in the whole world. On an individual basis, each of them kicks butt on both the large and small screens. (Is there anyone who hasn’t seen “The Good Place” yet?) Together, however, they are even more powerful. After all, this is → Read More