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10 Definitive Reasons You Need More Houseplants in Your Life

You better believe we're going to try #2 this winter.<p>If you blame genetics for your lack of green thumb, it's time to teach yourself the powers of keeping a plant alive. It turns out these livings things can do even more for your physical and mental health than they can for your living room decor — …

11 Life-Changing Products People Use To Organize Their Clothes

Products for clothes, shoes, and accessories, all tested and loved by Amazon users.

Shopping

The 25 Best Movies of 2016, and Where to Watch Them

It’s been a tough year for some of us, but its been a <i>fantastic</i> year for film. These incredible dramas, musicals, documentaries, and sci-fi thrillers …

Entertainment

Here are 20 face masks that will comfort your angry winter skin this season

All masks are not created equal. Cosmetic face masks come in many options, fresh or preserved, jar or tube. You can also get mess free sheet masks …

Skin Care

Simple ways to improve mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

Military Diet: This 3-Day Meal Plan Can Help You Lose 10 Pounds in Just One Week

Today, Military diet is one of the most popular diets in the world. It’s claimed to help you lose weight quickly – about 10 pounds/4.5 kilograms in …

Nutrition

The 36 best ways to burn the most calories in an hour

There's a lot that goes into developing an exercise regimen — meeting your body's needs, finding something you enjoy, and figuring out what will have enough impact to make a difference to your health.<p>If you're crunched for time, one of the ways to measure that is to figure out how much energy a …

This 40-Minute Workout Will Whip You in Shape for the New Year

Courtesy of Avital Zeisler, founder of the Soteria Method.<p><b>Your Best Year Ever continues into November! This month, Avital Zeisler, founder of the Soteria Method, a self-defense and fitness practice, sets our focus on women's safety, health, and empowerment.</b><p><b>Here, Zeisler proves that y</b><b>ou don't have</b> …

Workouts

The Best Winter Slow Cooker Recipes, According to Martha Stewart

In the fall and winter months, few things are better than a slow-cooked homemade meal that greets you at the door with a mouthwatering aroma. While …

The 7 Healthiest Foods You're Probably Not Eating

It’s hard to keep up with the ever-growing list of foods that keep us happy, healthy and, let’s face it, alive the longest. Here are our favorites.<p>Sardines<p><b>The Healthiest Food You’re (Probably) Not Eating</b><p>There are a plenty of fish in the sea, but not all of them pack as much of a nutritional punch …

Anthropologie Inspired Bedroom DIY Ideas And Hacks

Flipping through the Anthropologie catalog is a transportive experience that feels like stepping into a modern Bohemian dreamland. Inspired by the …

Crafting

3 Simple Activities to Reduce Stress in Less Than 1 Minute While Boosting Creativity and Productivity in the Workplace!

<i>Yawn, Laugh, and Dance. Photo source pixabay.com</i><p><b>3 Positive Contagious Behaviors</b><p>Are you feeling stressed out, unproductive, or just plain blah? Neuroscience to the rescue! Tune in for three simple 60-second activities that are scientifically proven to reduce stress while boosting creativity and …

11 Knotted Ponytail Hairstyles That Look Chic When You Just Can’t Even

Lazy girls, rejoice, because messy hair just got a major upgrade! Woke-up-like-this bedhead is remixed for fall thanks to a slew of effortless knotted ponytails that range from low-slung and laid-back to high and tight. This simple style takes your go-to style to new levels via crisscrossed strands …

10 Movies to See Before 2017

1 of 10<p>Arrival<p><b>Release date:</b> Nov. 11, 2016<p><b>Starring:</b> Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner<p><b>Directed by:</b> Denis Villeneuve<p>More...<p>2 of 10<p>Fantastic Beasts and Where to …

101 Places to Buy Furniture & Home Decor Online

Oh, the joys of online home decor shopping. Not only can you find great deals on all kinds of housewares, you can do it all in your pajamas and from …

This Foolproof 5-Minute Exercise Will Cure Your Procrastination

It's so simple there's no excuse not to try it.<p>There's no shortage of procrastination cures out there, but few of them come with the sort of detailed instructions that make them easy to put into practice. Be kind to yourself, suggest psychologists, for instance. Which sounds nice, but if that were …

7 YouTube Weightlifting Workouts That Will Make You Feel Strong AF

Weightlifting is totally badass. Even though you’re probably not a weight-training pro like Olympic gold medalist weightlifter Sarah Robles, don’t be intimidated — we’re here to help you with the basics. We’re all about free workouts, and YouTube’s got some of the best ones out there. Plus, they …

Garlic Shrimp in Tomato Sauce

Chunky with capers and olives, this quick tomato sauce tastes much like the familiar <i>puttanesca</i> sauce that is usually served on pasta. We use it to …

30 Egg Breakfasts That May Turn You Instantly Into a Morning Person

Maybe you know how to scramble eggs, but if you're looking to freshen up your breakfast routine, allow these 30 takes to do the trick. Most of these recipes can be prepared for one and at the snap of a finger, so you <i>actually</i> have time to savor the most important meal of the day.

8 best moves to target arm fat

One of the unfair aspects of aging is your muscles tend to turn to noodles. Plus, the hormone changes waiting for you in perimenopause and menopause will encourage your body to pack on pounds. That's why strength training is so crucial for women over 40. You can minimize or even banish the …

17 Korean Beauty Products You Need In Your Life

<b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b><p><i>The comments for this post may have been edited for length and</i> …

An Easy 6-Day Plan to Lose 10 Pounds

Get the motivation you need to slim down and stick with it.<p>If you could design your dream diet, what would it include? Lots of variety so meals and snacks never get boring? Plenty of treats? A day to cheat a little? Well, we hear you — and we've worked all that into our program. Follow this easy …

These Ramen Hacks Will Instantly Upgrade Your Easy Meals

Ramen noodles have been a pantry staple of college kids for years, and for good reason (they’re dirt cheap!). Just because you’re out of college doesn’t mean you have to put your ramen days behind you. You’re probably in the midst of planning your financial future, and it doesn’t get much more …

10 kids toys that make chic adult decor

You have your own home. You have a mortgage, a 401(k), and all the other things that make you an adult from what we've been told.<p>But no one ever said …

These 7 Amazing Egg Pairings Will Transform Your Breakfast

Starting the morning sunny side up is infinitely easier with the assistance of a wholesome, protein-packed breakfast. (A piping hot latte also helps.) However, finding time in the a.m. to play chef is hard -- unless, of course, we're talking about super simple recipes.<p>In partnership with American …

7 Cheese Toasts You Can Eat for Dinner

Warm, cheesy toasts are deliciously easy snacks. But add an extra ingredient or two and serve them with a green salad and (tada!) you've got an …

Can you solve it? Are you smarter than a British 13-year-old?

Hello guzzlers,<p>Earlier this month more than 200,000 British students aged 13 to 16 sat the 2016 UK Intermediate Mathematical Challenge.<p>(That’s years 9, 10 and 11 in England and the equivalent years in Scotland and Northern Ireland).<p>The exam is run by the UK Mathematics Trust, a charity that …

Mathematics

These Zoolander-Inspired Skincare Kits Will Make You Really, Really, Ridiculously Good-Looking

No need to spring for a jar of Alexanya Atoz's Youth Milk if you want that radiant, Derek Zoolander-esque complexion, which is so hot right now. To …

See All 26 Letters of the Alphabet Spelled Out in Stunning Space Photography

A: Utah’s Green River doubling back on itself—a feature known as Bowknot Bend—photographed by an astronaut from the Inte<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA