Sam Manzella

Sam is a Brooklyn-based writer/editor specializing in LGBTQ news and culture. She enjoys drinking iced coffee and getting tattooed, although not at the same time.
The Best Organizing Product for You, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Find out what organizer suits you.
Feb 14, 2024
What to Steer Clear of This Year, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Here’s what *not* to do in 2024.
Jan 2, 2024
The Fall Resolution You Should Make, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
It’s a ripe season for setting resolutions.
Sep 19, 2023
The Simmer Pot Recipe You Should Make, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Find out if you’re a summer or a fall scent.
Aug 9, 2023
I Asked a “Glamour Witch” How to Use Color to Supercharge My Home
You don’t need big changes for big impact.
Jul 31, 2023
I Took a 3-Day Color Aura Journey — And It Changed the Way I See Color
Everything’s coming up orange.
Jul 24, 2023
How to Celebrate Pride Month, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Here’s your June astrology reading.
Jun 2, 2023
Your Ideal Summer Vacation Vibe, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Find out if you’re beach bound or planning a road trip.
Jun 1, 2023
This Is the Plant You Should Purchase This Spring, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Whether you’re a fake plant lover or bona fide plant parent, here’s the kind of greenery to invite into your life this season.
Apr 3, 2023
Your Biggest Cleaning Pet Peeve, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Organize & Clean
Find out what really ticks you off.
Apr 3, 2023
The Type of Spring Travel Plans to Make, According to Your Zodiac Sign
Let the stars inspire your travel itinerary.
Mar 21, 2023
This Is the Best $0 Activity for Your Zodiac Sign
Have some budget-friendly fun, the astrology way.
Mar 20, 2023
I Asked Manifestation Professionals How to Attract More Money into Your Life
It’s all about combining “the woo and the do.”
Mar 10, 2023
The Decluttering Trick That Will Work Best for You, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Clean your home in alignment with the cosmos.
Feb 24, 2023
The One Item You Must Have in Your Bedroom, According to Your Sign
Let the cosmos dictate how you decorate your space.
Feb 20, 2023
The Just-for-Fun Date You Should Take Yourself On, According to Your Zodiac Sign
Romance *yourself* this Valentine’s Day.
Feb 3, 2023
This Is What 2023 Holds for You, According to Your Zodiac Sign
What's in store for your sign?
Jan 3, 2023
The Type of Gift You Should Get for Each Zodiac Sign
Let the cosmos steer your holiday shopping.
Dec 1, 2022
The Best Way to Be a Better Neighbor, According to Your Zodiac Sign
Here’s what the cosmos have to say about your approach to community care.
Nov 16, 2022
6 LGBTQ+ Identifiers You May Not Know, Explained
In honor of LGBTQ+ History Month, brush up on your LGBTQ+ lingo.
Oct 18, 2022
3 LGBTQ+ Activists Share Their Best Coming Out Advice
“Be gentle with yourself throughout this process.”
Oct 11, 2022
This Is What Your Zodiac Sign Says About Your Taste in Art
Can you guess which sign prefers performance art?
Oct 4, 2022
This Unassuming TikTok Trend Completely Transformed My Relationship to Exercise
An ode to the “hot girl walk”.
Sep 7, 2022
You Know Your Zodiac Sign — But Do You Know Your Planetary Color?
Read up on the hue associated with your sign and its ruling planet.
Jul 7, 2022
This Is the Most Restful Activity for Your Zodiac Sign
Get some cosmic insight into the best way for you to take a break.
Jul 1, 2022
Before and After: An Outdated Bathroom Becomes a Chic Sanctuary for Under $500
The biggest splurges were a glam new light fixture and rug — but they were totally worth it.
Dec 29, 2021
Before & After: A $152 Refresh Breathes New Life into a Drab Secondhand Wardrobe
The secret to this DIY project was just a little bit of raffia cloth.
Dec 27, 2021
Before & After: A Dingy Basement Becomes a Functional Space with 4 Zones
The basement is now home to a TV and gaming area, a ping-pong zone, a workout corner, and a utility room.
Dec 26, 2021
Before & After: A Stunning $50,000 Kitchen Redo Marries Style and Function
The result is beautiful, bright, and airy — and has enough space for two people to cook at the same time.
Dec 25, 2021
Refuge and Feeling “Held”: What “Home” Means to LGBTQ Organizers
“When I was homeless, sometimes in the right places, I felt at home.”
Apr 25, 2021
How LGBTQ People Are Reimagining The Tradition of Friendsgiving In A Pandemic
Friendsgiving can be a lifeline for chosen families—but it also needs to stay safe.
Jan 23, 2021
As a Queer Person, Fancy Candles Help Me Take Up Space
Fashioning my home into a beautiful, inspiring space I actually enjoy inhabiting is more important than ever—and candles help me achieve that.
Nov 24, 2020