Birchbox Short List

Forgive us for stating the obvious but: It’s Monday, and you’re not quite ready to start the work week. That’s why we’re bringing you the Birchbox Short List, a spirited guide to the best celeb gossip, videos, beauty news, and more. Think of it as your second cup of Joe—we promise we’ll leave you feeling ready to conquer the day (and week) ahead. Here, our picks for the week of May 12.

Gluten-Free Gourmet

Whether or not you're allergic to wheat, barley, et al., consider donating some cash to Wild Apple, an in-the-works magazine highlighting delicious (and beautifully-photographed) gluten-free foods. From buckwheat minestrone to vivid, savory salads, these recipes will make even the most staunch wheat-lover salivate.

Zac Efron Breaks it Down

Have you ever wanted to see Zac Efron and Seth Rogen dance to Lil Jon's "Turn Down for What"—in dresses? Of course you have. Jimmy Fallon joins the fun in his latest episode of the fake teen girl show "EW!" Just try to compete with their selfie game.

Made-to-Order Doughnuts

Following on the heels of the cronut, the next bite-sized foodie craze comes in the form of Holey Donuts!, a new NYC chain that hopes to popularize the made-to-order sweets. With an assembly line boasting frosting flavors and fro-yo-esque toppings, could this become the Chipotle of breakfast treats?

Shots Courtesy of Susan Miller

Loyal fans and followers of the astrologist know that her monthly horoscopes come with a flare for the dramatic. Thanks to the Hairpin, we now have something to help us deal with the news of an oncoming eclipse: The Susan Miller Drinking Game. With rules like "take a sip for every mention of a full moon," you'll forget about Mercury being in Retrograde in no time.

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