Krissy Howard

Freelance Writer

Krissy Howard is a freelance writer who works to create engaging and informative research-based content for various online media outlets. She is currently the Managing Editor of music satire site, The Hard Times, and has created original humor for outlets like Reductress, The Hairpin, and Hello Giggles.


Research-Based Content

Here's How to Tell When You Should Toss Your Skincare Products

It's a sad scenario and one many of us never wish to be faced with: having to toss our skincare products. Which is especially hard if we paid more than a few pretty pennies for that bottle, or if we just really, really love that particular item.

Ready-to-Assemble Kitchen Cabinets: What You Should Know | Hunker

If your kitchen cabinets are due for an upgrade or if you're looking into a kitchen remodel, RTA cabinets may be a good option to explore. Also known as ready-to-assemble cabinets, these items make kitchen-cabinet assembly easy for anyone looking for a DIY project to tackle.
What Is Positive Reinforcement Training? | Cuteness

Training our dogs is part of providing them with the safety and care that they need to thrive. While there are several training methods out there, positive reinforcement training has become popular in recent years for its effectiveness and tendency to create strong bonds between canine and guardian.

Reader's Digest
When to Go to the ER After a Head Injury | Reader's Digest

You're experiencing headaches You can't seem to smell anything You experience bouts of amnesia Content continues below ad You feel dizzy You experience vomiting Your sleep schedule is way off Content continues below ad You're experiencing mood swings Make sure to take any head injuries seriously


The Pretty Pimple
The Ultimate Guide to Traveling with Acne-Prone Skin - The Pretty Pimple

We all deserve a break from our daily work/life routine from time to time, but for those with acne-prone skin, our skin rarely allows us to take a day off. That's why it's so important to have a plan of action for maintaining good skin health, especially if you have upcoming holiday travel plans.

Zara's New Sustainable Line Is A Small Step In The Right Direction

There's no question that clothing and accessories retailer Zara is a force to be reckoned with. What started as a single store in Spain has since grown to become a name known around the globe, and is now the main brand of Inditex, the largest apparel retailer in the world.

Original Humor

The Hard Times
NYHC Added to List of Myers-Briggs Personality Types

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Authorities at the Myers & Briggs Foundation added the NYHC category to their list of possible personality types earlier this week, organization officials confirmed. The decision to add the new type to the classification list, which is based on specific personality traits proposed by the founder of analytical psychology, Carl Jung, was finalized after much consideration.

Above Average
Dad Practices Holding Sweater Against Torso In Preparation For Christmas

In order to get ready for the annual Christmas morning gift-unwrapping, 43-year-old father of two Will Conklin has been practicing holding a sweater against his torso while smiling. "I have to get this just right," said Conklin, adjusting his facial expression and the angle of his grip.