Even if you're not a fan of horse racing, the running of the Kentucky Derby isn't just about the sport. From the hottest celebs that attended the event to sweet sips like mint juleps, the fun couldn't be stopped by this year's drizzle. The first race of the Triple Crown was met with mud splatters and a hot race, ending with Orb splashing through the finish line, making jockey Joel Rosario the first Dominican to win. Orb was the five-to-one favorite and burst out of the gates to run the track in 2:02.89. Click through for a few highlights from the running of the 139th Kentucky Derby.
It's no secret that Gwyneth Paltrow is having a moment. She transformed into an action star for Iron Man 3, which hit theaters today. She's become a lifestyle inspiration in fitness, fashion, healthy living, cooking, and so much more for women around the world. She's a devoted wife and mom to her two kids, and she's still able to keep it real — and refreshingly funny! — with her girlfriends. In our I'm a Huge Fan: Gwyneth Paltrow series, watch as our winner, Sara from San Antonio, TX, comes to LA to embark on the experience of a lifetime, all leading up to her big interview with Gwyneth.
Watch as Sara gets a peek into what makes Gwyneth tick — talking to her business partners Tracy Anderson and David Babaii, seeing her favorite LA spots, trying out her healthy cooking, visiting her fashion BFF and go-to designer, and getting into the action at the stunt studio that challenged Gwyneth in a way she's never been challenged before. See it all through Gwyneth's eyes with her insight into all these things, and watch as she chats with her biggest fan about life, love, and her favorite Coldplay songs.
To see Sara's whole journey and hear from Gwyneth herself, just read more
You know those weird places where your pet loves to hang out? We discovered a collection of critters that enjoy relaxing in the oddest spots. From cats lounging in the tub to ones that cuddle in your favorite boots, these pets find awkward places the perfect locales for leisure time. And we also found a few hilarious pictures of our furry friends caught in the act of behaving badly.
This Week on POPSUGAR Girls' Guide: DIY Party Poppers, Easy Manicure Ideas, Data Backup Tips, and More!
In case you missed it, here's the past week of POPSUGAR Girls' Guide at a glance! Leave us some comments (we'd love to know what you think), and make sure to subscribe to PSGG on YouTube so you never miss another episode.
Meet the most smiley animal on earth: the quokka. A native of Australia, the quokka is a marsupial in the macropod family (along with wallabies and kangaroos) with a permanently positive outlook. Its most distinct characteristic is the appearance that it is always smiling. If you're feeling blue or just having a bad day, look no further. Click through to get an instant mood-booster and learn a few fun facts about quokkas while you're at it!
Just in time for Mother's Day, we have the perfect gift idea for your mom — the POPSUGAR Must Have box! Sign her up for the gift that keeps giving, and every month she'll receive our editors' handpicked items in the worlds of home, fitness, fashion, beauty, food, and more. Give her one, three, six, or 12 months, or sign her up for the ongoing monthly subscription. Join POPSUGAR Must Have now!
May is the month to celebrate your special pet. From the excitement of the Kentucky Derby to the cuteness of baby ducklings, May begins with Save the Rhino Day and closes with Pink Flamingo Day, with several other animal-related holidays and events throughout. Check out this collection of cool must haves that commemorate National Pet Month and all the other special days in May.
The "one size fits all" philosophy certainly doesn't apply to your wardrobe, so why should it work with your laundry? Not all detergents are created equal, so depending on your washroom challenge — sensitive skin, fading colors, even keeping energy costs down — you can rest assured knowing there's a just-right Tide brand product for practically any job!
Check out this slideshow for a sneak peek at Tide's hard-working product range, and see if your laundry routine (and your clothes) could benefit from a more customized approach.
Just about everywhere you turn there's a silly animal meme: advice animals, grumpy cats, and puns galore. These cute pictures of pets with commentary are shared like crazy on Instagram. From dogs who can't wait to make breakfast to cats telling it like it is, we've gathered 12 of the silliest snort-out-loud pet memes that guarantee a good laugh.