Christi Rodrigues

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Canada’s Refugee Crisis Forces Pro-Immigration PM Trudeau to Backpedal on Diversity

Crossing the southern border was more difficult than I expected. After telling the border officer that I’m a journalist coming down to report on …

Immigration

This Full-Body HIIT Dance Workout Will Make You Forget You’re Exercising

In just ten minutes, you’ll get a high-intensity, full-body workout that makes you forget you’re even exercising.<p>If you’re anything like us, you love …

Workouts

Recipe: Bacon & Spinach Orzo Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

I'll be honest with you: I like to be the person at a party who brings a dish that people can't stop talking about. There's a good chance you feel …

Tomatoes

What a $500,000 Home Looks Like in 25 Major Cities Across America

The cost per square foot for homes can vary drastically from city to city.<p>Space is hard to come by in some of America’s most popular housing …

Real Estate

14 of the best historical TV shows on Netflix

What are the best historical television series to watch on Netflix right now? We round up the most popular period dramas and documentaries – from the …

TV

14 Most Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas

Whether you like to get your hands dirty in the garden or not, it’s nice to have a few gardening tips and ideas up your sleeve. Here are some of my …

Gardening

51 Travel Essentials Travel Experts Never Go on Vacation Without

Whenever I pack, mistakes are made. Though I'm a meticulous list-maker, I always manage to forget something vital—pads and tampons, deodorant, you …

Shopping

Newsmax's Top 15 Christian Movies in Recent History

When Movieguide originated in 1985, the major studios in Hollywood released few movies with any positive Christian content or values at all — less …

Jesus

How To Tell if it’s a Prosperity Gospel Church

The prosperity gospel is a diverse, popular, and worldwide movement that understands faith to be the instrument through which Christians can attain …

Evangelical Christianity

This MUA's Genius Highlighter Technique Lets You Fake the "Glass Skin" Look

If you're not already genetically blessed with clear skin, achieving the glass skin all over social media can be a difficult journey. You can buy all the toners and essences in hopes of having the crystal-clear skin like a member of BTS, but it doesn't happen overnight. However, a British makeup …

Burn Tons Of Fat Without Doing A Million Burpees — Here’s How

Our overly packed schedules make us crave efficiency in every facet of our lives, especially when it comes to fitness. So it makes sense that HIIT …

Workouts

How to Invest $1,000 a Month

Here's your step-by-step guide to building lasting wealth.<p>If you invested $1,000 per month and earned the historic market return, how much money …

Investing

We were kidnapped while on vacation in Mexico

When Jennifer and Frank Massabki traveled to Mexico in May 2017, they had recently gotten engaged and were looking for potential locations to host …

The Keto Meal Plan for Moms

Easy sample menus to get you on the high-fat, low-carb keto diet when you don't have any time.<p>What used to be a word you only heard thrown around in biology class has now become a mainstream diet craze. Keto, otherwise known as the ketogenic diet, is all the rage among people hoping to drop a few …

What to read next? A summer book list like no other

So many books, so little time, and, worst of all, so little space. It is a privilege to write for The Washington Post every week, particularly given my eclectic — some would say eccentric — tastes. Yet for every title I review, there are a half dozen I would like to cover and cannot. I am allocated …

Books

20 Low-Light Houseplants That Are Easy to Maintain and (Nearly) Impossible to Kill

It is important that the home is not just a place where we survive, but where we live. People don’t just like their home to be functional—some really …

24 Brilliant Home Hacks That Are Actually The Easiest

Being an adult is hard. Between working, sleeping, eating, and Netflix and chilling, where are we expected to find the time to organize our …

15 Keto-Friendly Dessert Recipes Because Life Sucks Without Sweets

It is I, your keto dessert fairy godmother.<p>Meat! Cheese! Butter! The foods you <i>can</i> eat on the keto diet are pretty damn amazing—but, uh, what about dessert tho? That's where it gets hard: Sweets are definitely a no-go (ice cream is out, even though you can have dairy); forget about delicious …

Books for Belief: Christian Apologetics Enter A 'Golden Era'

Apologetic books, an evergreen genre of titles that offer arguments and justifications for Christian beliefs, do not usually top bestseller lists. …

I Tried Theanine Powder to Hack My Morning Routine, and I'm Never Going Back

The supplement is every coffee lover's — and hater's — secret weapon.<p>Something I do every morning as soon as I wake up is open Instagram and see the …

Coffee

Lash Out! The 11 Best Eyelash Growth Serums On the Market

Courtesy<p><b>Revitalash</b> - $150 | BUY IT<p>Revitalash Advanced<p>Your dreams of rocking mascara ad lashes can finally come true-without the use of falsies or …

You Want Strong and Sexy Legs? Here Are the Moves to Do

If strong is the new sexy, the best place to show off your strength is your legs. We've rounded up the best leg exercises that strengthen and tone without adding bulk to your thighs.<p>You can create your own workout with these exercises! Just select one move from each category, and after a quick …

Meghan Markle's Jaw-Defining Pre-Wedding Treatment Can Be Done at Home—for $0

The royal wedding is inching closer and closer (doesn't it feel like Meghan and Prince Harry only <i>just</i> got engaged?), and we'd be lying if we said we …

Skin Care

22 Healthy Snacks That Are (Almost) Too Good To Be True

Snacking doesn't typically count as an actual meal, but if it did, it would be our favorite meal of the day. We love munching between breakfast, …

15 Easy Dinners That Start with Shredded Chicken

Weeknight cooking is a slog, even under the best circumstances (add in one late meeting and it’s cold cereal all around). Our secret weapon? Shredded …

Excellent Folk Albums From 2018 You Might’ve Missed

In the world of streaming, it feels like more music is accessible to more people than ever before. Unfortunately, it can also feel like there’s more emphasis on the biggest stars in the industry, and less time and space reserved for the middlemen (and women), or the emerging artists who don’t …

10 books to read if you love Westworld

Books to Read After Re-Entering <i>Westworld</i>

Books

13 High-Protein Meal Prep Recipes to Make This Sunday

13 meals in only four hours.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Spoon U and was written by Jennifer Wilcox. It has been given minor edits before re-posting.</i><p>Meal prep and I have a love-hate relationship. I really enjoy it throughout the week, because it makes my life easier. It allows me to sleep a …

18 Keto Desserts That Make the Diet Even Better

When you’re cutting down on carbs and saying “so long” to sugar, you might be wondering how dessert—which, after all, involves sweets by …

Dessert

18 Ketogenic Snack Recipes to Whip Up Immediately

You’re keto, so most of the prepackaged snacks in the grocery store are out. But that doesn’t mean you have to deny yourself a salty, cheesy or sweet …