Amanda Briggs

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9 things you need to maximize your 30s

1. Stop comparing yourself to other people.<p>If you’ve ever taken yoga, sometimes you’ll hear teachers say to “stay on your mat”. What they mean is to …

Personal Finance

The Genius Trick to Getting Kim Kardashian's Perfect Wavy Hair

Her stylist Jen Atkin shares her secret.<p>Turns out Kim's signature effortless waves aren't <i>exactly</i> effortless. They are, however, super-easy to achieve. Kim's hairstylist Jen Atkin shows you exactly how to get her dreamy, beachy waves in a new video on Kim's app.<p>On Kim's damp hair, Atkin starts by …

How to Eat Healthy on a Low Budget

When it comes to healthy eating, it often means a serious dent in your bank account. From the daily $10+ cold-pressed juices to the $500+ week-long detox meal plan, staying slim on a budget is harder than it sounds. Here, 6 food tips to stay healthy and save money.<p><b>1) Buy the Basics:</b> Grocery …

Healthy Eating

How to Blend Makeup Into Your Hairline Like a Pro

Ask any professional makeup artist, and they’ll tell you that the number one rule for flawless coverage is to blend, blend, blend. There’s nothing …

This train ticket loophole will save you hundreds of pounds

<b>Thought you got a deal on that train ticket? You might want to double check that.</b><p>Every day hundreds of people snap up the ‘cheapest fare’ option on …

England

How a Year of Travel Changed My Life—Permanently

A Condé Nast Traveler contributing editor on how the ups and downs of travel can help you navigate the ins—and outs—of life.<p>Sometime last summer, a friend of mine asked the hivemind that is Facebook the following question: “What is one place in the world you have absolutely no desire to visit?” The …

City life: Barcelona

I’m like a bee, buzzing amid the honey-coloured sandstone of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter. It’s midday, it’s peak season, and the sun is beating down. …

9 questions to ask yourself if you want to be successful at work and in life

A NASA mission reached Pluto last week, beaming back stunning imagery of the distant planet. Brian Acton and Jam Koum, who founded WhatsApp in 2009, sold their startup to Google for $19 billion just five years later.<p>Easton LaChapelle built a robotic hand out of legos and fishing wire in his bedroom …

This Thing I Do: Tasty, Healthy Plane Food You Can Pack Ahead

Welcome to our new video series, "This Thing I Do." In these monthly episodes, we'll forgo the macro for the micro, spotlighting the little things that travelers do: The one-offs that become the rituals, the time-savers, the game changers.<p>Carla Lalli Music is Bon Appétit's Food Director, a …

The Jeans That Give You Legs for Miles

After working at Gap and Joe’s Jeans, designer Marianne McDonald went out on her own with McGuire, a denim label appreciated for its work-wear roots and polished look.<p><b>Favorite pair of jeans you ever owned and why:</b><br>While I'd like to say I have one favorite, probably the opposite is true. I think I …

Travel Deals: Take an Amazing African Safari on the Cheap

Now’s the time to book an East African safari adventure—you’ll get excellent game sightings and even better value.<p>Botswana<p>Get <b>31 percent off</b> from …

11 Fruits and Vegetables to Eat if You Want to Lose Weight

Not all veggies are created equal.<p>You don't need science to tell you that fresh produce is healthier than processed, packaged food— especially if you're trying to lose weight. But science is here to help anyway. New research that tracked more than 133,000 people's eating habits and weights for four …

Nutrition

Don’t embarrass yourself: This infographic breaks down obscene hand gestures from around the world

IF YOU’VE TRAVELED LONG ENOUGH, you’ve probably done this yourself: you’ve given someone a thumb’s up, or an “A-OK” sign, or even a “peace” V, and …

HugeDomains.com - HealthcareToYou.com is for sale (Healthcare To You)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Web Traffic

You’ll Be Obsessed With This 3-Ingredient DIY Face Mist

I have a confession to make. I am a face mistaholic.<p>A former coworker turned me on to Caudalie’s Beauty Elixir — it basically has a cult following — and I was instantly hooked on the $49-per-bottle beauty-boosting spray. It smelled so refreshing, worked wonders on my skin and I was able to use it …

Skin Care

How to Find the Cheapest Flights to Anywhere in the World

<i>I travel around 15 times a year, most of them with my own money. Today I’m sharing my travel hacking tips to help you find the cheapest flights to</i> …