Caroline LaFreniere

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How to curb hunger pangs with your mind

There may be a simple way to lose weight using only the power of thought. You just have to know how, says David Robson.<p>Eric Robinson has a surprising tool for weight loss. It’s something we all have, but perhaps don’t use it as much as we’d like: our memory.<p>Dieters often feel that they are waging …

6 Mistakes You Make When Making Your Bed

A few key fixes can make a difference.<p>Making your bed certainly isn't rocket science, but the difference between a messy display and an especially smooth (and super-inviting) mattress is actually all in the details.<p><b>1. You lay your top sheet pattern-up.</b><p>Placing it pattern-side down is actually the …

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37 Surprisingly Chic Gifts Under $25

Don't show a soul your receipts because these finds look très expensive.<p>It doesn't take bells and whistles to show your loved ones how well you know them. These thoughtful gift ideas are guaranteed to be some of the best birthday, anniversary, or just because gifts they've ever gotten.

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15 Slow Cooker Oatmeals And Healthy Breakfasts To Prep Overnight

A daily ritual of breakfast in bed is a long-shot wish: You might be able to swing it if you've got buckets of money and a crumb catcher built into your sheets.<p>The next-best thing? A healthy breakfast, more elaborate than a bowl of cereal or a sad granola bar, all ready for you as you groggily …

What Your Favorite Cocktail Says About You

Ever wonder what your drink order says about your personality? Here's our highly scientific assessment.<p><b>Dirty Martini</b><p>You look great in stilettos and know how to casually say the F-word. You probably had a Brazilian wax earlier in the day.<p><b>Rum and Coke</b><p>This is your first time at a bar--ever.<p><b>Cosmo</b><p>You …

Somebody Made A Champagne Pizza That You'll Want To Eat Immediately

"I wanted to try it and I wanted to be over the top" Andris Lagsdin, founder of the Kickstarted Baking Steel explained to The Huffington Post about his $50 pizza doughs.<p>Apparently Lagsdin was just having a casual conversation in his kitchen with a friend, The Seattle Food Geek writer Scott …

Trending News: When It Comes to Drinking, Men Have More Fun

<i>This article was written by Ian lang and was originally published on AskMen.</i><p><b>Why Is This Important?</b><p>Because it may explain why drinking with your bros is such a bonding experience -- and maybe why men tend to drink more than women.<p><b>Long Story Short</b><p>Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh wanted …

In Which We Bring New Meaning to the Phrase 'Food Porn'

Making dessert has never been sexier.<p>So you want to learn to whip cream? Ice a cake? Artfully drizzle chocolate on your... macarons? Instructional cooking videos can be incredibly helpful—but also, unfortunately, a little bit dry. We thought we'd remedy that. Spice things up a little. Below, we …

What Your Trader Joe's Purchase Says About You

Many people all over the country stand in somewhat ridiculous lines just to get a piece of the cultish grocery magic TJ's been offering since 1967. But did you know that your Trader Joe's grocery items actually tell so much about you and your hopes and dreams and T-shirts? Well, luckily for you, I …

Tres Leches Cake

16 Servings<p>Hailing from Latin America, this tres leches cake gets its name from incorporating three kinds of milk: evaporated, condensed, and regular whole milk.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Unsalted butter (for pan)<p>1½ cups all-purpose flour plus more<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 …

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10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

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