Top of the List: 5 Trends for 2014

We can't 86 Miley Cyrus, keep the NSA out of your inbox, or love Jennifer Lawrence as much as she deserves, but we can tell you how to do 2014.

Here are the top 5 trends you need to know for the year ahead.

THE YEAR WE FIGHT FOR OUR PRIVACY Hey, Edward Snowden, thanks for the heads up. In 2014, we will see a trend of people saying, "enough!" And we have an unlikely ally. Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, and Yahoo have formed a super coalition to limit the feds authority to collect private information.

GOING BACK TO LA-LA LAND: 2014 will see more of us going back to bed, and reclaiming the zzzz's lost to email, Facebook, Twitter, and our increasingly busy lives. In 2013, specialists who study this sort of thing, warned of a disturbing trend, "sleep texting." Yep, people sending messages in their sleep. But 2014 will see a new trend of "sleep sleeping" which is actually sleeping in their sleep. A good night's rest helps  fight obesity, heart disease, depression, and high blood pressure.

COO COO FOR COCONUTS: Gone are the days when coconut only came in an Almond Joy.  Ultra hydrating and packed with minerals, the coconut water craze started a revolution and it's overflowing into 2014. Get ready to see more options from big beverage companies like Coca Cola on store shelves next year. It doesn't stop there. From coconut oil  to energy bars. the fad is offering a healthier alternative to other sugary everyday eats.

A FASHION FREE-FOR-ALL Come 2014, runway trends show the hot look is glorified hammer pants for the ladies? A fringe fad looks a little bit lacy and a little bit 'lamps plus. And for the fellas will put a splash in their wardrobe with watercolor prints.

MEN BEING MEN: 2014 is the year men will again become  men.  In 2014 men will fix stuff, tie a tie, wear clothes that fit and get proper razor shaves.

And now you are caught up and clued in on the top of the list!

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