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The 6 supplements you should take every day, according to functional medicine docs

Navigating the supplement aisle at your local Whole Foods or health store can feel like a high-stakes obstacle course: What does “IU” stand for again …

Wellness

This Is The Skincare Routine Dermatologists Swear By For Women Over 30

Whether you’re approaching 30, over 30, or (cough) more than a few years past 30, it’s never a bad time to take another look at your daily skincare …

Skin Care

The Lighter Side of Sylvia Plath

There’s a photograph of Sylvia Plath taken in 1954 on the beach. She’s wearing a white swimsuit and shorts. Her hair is lustrously blonde. She’s propped up on her elbows, her tan legs stretching out behind her, smiling face craning forward—coquettishly?—toward the camera. If you glance at this …

Seven Things To Expect From The 2017 Solar Eclipse

On August 21st, 2017, the Moon will pass directly between the Sun and the Earth, creating a solar eclipse. Just like all objects in the presence of the Sun, the Moon casts a shadow in space, extending in a cone-like shape for 378,000 kilometers before coming to an end. But the Earth will be closer …

29 Products To Make Your House Feel Like Your Dream Home

"Hey now, hey now / this is what dreams are made of!" —Lizzie McGuire, singing about your house.

Must-have iPhone accessories for under $25 | ZDNet

OtterBox Commuter Series case<p>A touch yet thin case that adds not only side and rear protection for your iPhone in case you drop it, but also handy …

13 Ways to Let the Slow Cooker Make You Breakfast

I used to think the greatest thing about my slow cooker was the way it tackled dinner on super-busy weeknights, but then I learned that it does …

5 Makeup Tips Every Woman Over 40 Should Know To Stop The Signs Of Aging

Getting older still means having fun with makeup — but it also means making different choices about how you experiment with beauty products. You may …

Beauty Addicts: These 8 Websites Offer Amazing Makeup Deals All Year Long

I’ll admit it: I have a thing for buying new makeup. Okay, fine. I’m a full-fledged addict. Dilly-dallying through the aisles of Sephora and basking …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

15 Vegan Salad Recipes to Serve When It’s Too Hot to Cook

We all have our ways of combating the summer heat. For some, lemonade (boozy or not) offers the only answer. And who can say no to an icy granita to keep the sweat at bay? But at lunch or dinner time, a refreshing salad that requires little to no cooking is the way to go. These 15 vegan salad …

11 Hummus Recipes That Will Make You Ditch Store-Bought for Good

Let’s be honest: Making homemade hummus sounds hard. Or rather, it’s hard to make hummus that’s equally as good as store-bought versions. But that …

This Genius Chocolate Mousse Recipe Uses Just Two Ingredients

One of them is chocolate, obviously. What's the other?<p>Chocolate mousse. It's the upscale, more sophisticated version of chocolate pudding. It's …

What the 7 Types of Poop Say About Your Health

Trying to deduce what your deuce means shouldn’t be rocket science — just gastroenterology. Researchers at the University of Bristol devised a visual reference called the Bristol Stool Scale that ranks your poop from 1-7, each of which says something different about the state of your digestive …

5 Money-Saving Lessons I Learned in a Month of Budgeting

How to save some dough without going loco.<p>In January, I went cold turkey—literally. After calculating the alarming amount I spent on groceries and dining out in 2016, I embarked on a food lovers' budget plan to pinch pennies while still eating well. A month in, I've nixed mediocre cafeteria lunches …

6 Foods a Nutritionist Eats Every Single Day

From energy healers to thyroid doctors, we're surrounded by a wealth of experts who provide relevant information that can improve our health and …

6 Dream Sprays That Will Help You Relax, Chill Out, and Sleep Better

The beauty world has gone pretty New Age on us as of recent, and we’re one hundred percent here for it. Take, for example, crystals—suspended in serums, incorporated into facials, and even in Glossier's highlighters. Combine the power of these with sleepy-time scents, and you've got one of 2017's …

Cats have one of just five personality types, says expert

Which one does your moggy fall under?<p>Any animal lover will tell you their beloved pet has unique characteristics, but it looks like they might all be …

20 Gmail Hacks Only Savvy Users Know

These tricks and tips will make you a Gmail power user.<p>There’s an endless amount of tricks, tips and extensions that can boost your Gmail game. From undoing a sent email to pre-writing messages to sending money -- Gmail has taken email to the next level.<p>To keep up with all of these tips and tools …

Google

Can o' Beer Cake

Believe it or not, the light bitterness of an American-style lager, like Budweiser, Coors or Miller High Life, transforms boxed cake mix into a …

We've got you: Here are 10 quick, comforting meals you should make today

Today was <i>rough</i>, we know. And there’s nothing worse than having to figure out what to eat when you’re sad and mopey. That’s why we put together this …

7 Ways to Use Up Leftover Coffee

Maybe you had to run out the door before finishing your freshly brewed pot or you simply made too much, but whatever the case, you have leftover …

Ice Cream

The Secret to Drying Hydrangeas and Other Botanicals

57 Products On Amazon Our Readers Loved In 2016

You guys sure love face masks, mermaid tail blankets, coloring books and...gnome massacre statues?<p><i>The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

21 Indulgent Desserts to Bring to New Year’s Brunch

After the big night is over and the new year is under way, it seems a little sad for the party to end. So keep it going! When you wake up from a few hours of rest, New Year’s brunch is calling. What better way to help soak up some of the previous night’s cocktails than with a variety of rich and …

21 Incredible Dishes You Can Make in One Skillet

HONEY GARLIC SHRIMP<p>This sweet and savory dish is low in ingredients and high in bold flavors: a true win-win. Get the recipe HERE.<p>BACON AND MUSHROOM …

Top 10 Recipes in 2016

Desserts, no-bake cheesecakes, and Filipino dishes were among our readers' favorites in 2016. Which recipes have you tried? It's time to bookmark …

17 incredibly useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

Apps

10 things you didn’t know your iPhone could do

So you’ve scored a new iPhone over the holidays. Lucky you.<p>These new devices are Apple’s best yet. Hopefully you’ve spent a few days playing around with its many features, downloaded a few apps, and used the iPhone’s stellar camera to capture holiday memories with friends and family.<p>Because it’s …

Apps