Maggie makes her home in New York City, where she can be found strolling through Central Park, petting random people's puppies, and enjoying $3 sangria on Thursdaynights. As Verily's former managing editor, Maggie is now writing her story and hopes to one day publish a book. Follow along at maggieniemiec.com.
The ‘Yeah, Don’t Do That’ List That Will Help You Have a Better Breakup
Part ways without all the drama.
The Clean Eating Trend Isn’t Always as Innocent as It Seems
For me, it led to an unhealthy obsession with food.
Yes, Moving is Stressful, But It Taught Me To Change My Outlook
Change is good—even if it’s challenging.
Calvin Klein Takes Sexualized Ads to a New Low, and It's Not OK
Calling this the new normal is downright exploitative.
So You've Considered a Diet For Your Body, But What About For Your Mind?
This mindfulness exercise completely transformed my sense of self-worth.
6 Tips to Remember If You Want a First Date to Be Fun Instead of Painful
This advice will help you enjoy a date without getting your hopes up.
7 Dating Mistakes from The Bachelor That We All Make
Let’s be honest—we all date like we’re on The Bachelor once in a while.
6 Helpful Things to Say to a Friend with an Eating Disorder
What to say is just as important as what not to say.
New Year’s Eve Celebrations Every Woman Needs to Try at Least Once
Don’t know how to celebrate New Year’s Eve this year? This bucket list of unique ideas can help.
6 Things I Learned About Healthy Relationships by Watching My Roomie Date and Get Married
Learn from those who got it right.
Ever Notice How People Can Get Really Mean Online? We Can Change That
Let’s be quicker to build each other up rather than tear each other down.
Taylor Swift’s New GQ Cover Is So Disappointing, It’s Got Me Doubting My Swiftie Status
You’re so much better than this, Taylor.
Gentlemen Speak: Why a Guy Says He’s Not Ready for a Relationship
Should you give him time to come around, or is he really telling you something else?
5 Questions That Will Help You Avoid a Dead-End Relationship
There may be a point when you should call it quits yourself instead of choosing to stick things out.
11 Things a Commitment-Ready Woman Wants to Know About a Man
In it for the long term? Bear these questions in mind.
Life Is Messy, So Start the New Year In a Good Relationship With Yourself
Once you know and accept yourself, everything else starts to fall into place.