Courtney Jenkins

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These Copycat Levain Bakery Chocolate Chip Cookies Will Save You a Trip to NYC

Levain Bakery's Upper West Side shop may be the size of a walk-in closet, but its reputation is global: The company's softball-sized chocolate chip …

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Delish's Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake Slays the Entire Cheesecake Factory Menu

You're gonna want allll the excuses to make this.<p>Even if you've never stepped foot inside a Cheesecake Factory, you know the chain likely excels at one thing: cheesecake. Fortunately for all you cheesecake-obsessed readers, so does Delish. Delish dreamed up the one cheesecake recipe you should …

5 Ways To Look Amazing Without Going Broke

It's no secret that women love to look great. It's also clear that a fashionista's never-ending quest to fill her closet with the best shoes and fabulous wears can get pretty expensive.<p>Since being broke is no fun, we called on Marsha Barnes, Certified Financial Education Expert, Personal Finance …

My Great Sleep Hygiene Experiment

A smattering of substances I’ve tried to improve my sleep.<p>I've never been a great sleeper. When people brag about how they've slept "like a baby," I get incredibly jealous of them, and also of the baby. I've tried many methods to improve my sleep, but whether it was a herbal remedy, a glass of red …

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 …

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Stunning Images Capture The Beauty Of Freckles

Russian photographer celebrates the magic of pigmentation.<p>There are any number of self help sites on the web prepared to assist people in the removal of freckles, but how often do we glorify the small brown spots?<p>Photographer Alexandra Bochkareva, a self proclaimed "ginger," shoots most of her …

5 Mistakes That Make You Hate Running

Starting out a running routine can be exciting until you realize that your enthusiasm has waned — sometimes just minutes into a hard run. Before you start dreading your jogging sessions, make sure you don't make these mistakes.<p><b>Keep checking your watch:</b> When you first start running, it can be easy …

Fitness

5 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Exercise During the Colder Months

<i>Co-authored by Carly Alaimo, content manager at Avelist</i><p>But it's. So. Cold.<p>1. <b>Get some new gear.</b> A little lycra can go a long way. It's called "enclothed cognition" - a scientific term describing the influence that clothes have on the wearer's psychological processes due to the symbolic meaning of …

Natural Ways You Can Improve Your Family's Sleep, No Prescription Required

In a world where we are constantly on the move, it can be difficult to settle down at night and get the sleep that you need, and even more difficult to get kids and teens to sleep enough. The CDC estimates that about 30-40% of adults aren't getting enough sleep, and other sources report that around …

5 Natural Skin-Care Superstars You Need In Your Life

get earthy<p>Everyone’s skincare routine needs a revamping every now and then. Beyond the fact that you might be getting tired of your old products or just want to try something new, it’s scientifically proven that switching up your time-tested lineup every now and then can be beneficial to your …

Pretty Much the Best Chocolate Cake Ever

We're a family that loves to double down on chocolate.<p>For birthdays, we have to do it up right by making my version of cake bliss. But, as you may have caught on at some point by reading MBA, I have a little bit of a multi-tasking problem.<p>My family enjoys watching me flit from one thing to another …

Your Foolproof Guide to Ridding a Pimple Overnight

Have you ever gone to bed with a not-so-cute pimple that you’re hoping could be gone by morning? Us, too. That said, we checked in with NYC …

Skin Care

How to Stay Warm Without Looking Bulky

Layering your clothes isn't rocket science, or is it? Because temps are constantly fluctuating this time of year, it can be tricky. As involved as …

Clothing

Here's What Real Healthy People Actually Eat For Brunch

For when you don't want to ruin the weekend with salad.<p>Responses have been edited for length and clarity.

Product Placement: A Running List of the Beauty Products Celebrities Endorse on Instagram

Another day, another promotional Instagram from a celebrity on your timeline endorsing Fit Tea. Selfies and detox teas aside, Instagram can be a …

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Five Incredibly Chic Women on the Ultimate Date Night Outfit

Ah, the "what to wear on date night" struggle. Whether you've been married for 10 years or just started seeing someone new, odds are you know it …

Clothing

Black like her: Is racial identity a state of mind?

The civil rights activist in Washington state who has come under fire for her disputed racial identity said she was stepping down as president of the NAACP’s Spokane chapter.<p>The civil rights activist in Washington state who came under fire for her racial identity said she was stepping down.<p>While …

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Healing Boo-Boo Salve - aka Homemade Natural Neosporin

Nov 01<p>Healing ‘Boo-Boo’ Salve, a.k.a Homemade Natural Neosporin<p>Posted by Crystal <i>//</i> 199 Comments »<p>All of us get ‘boo-boos’. <i>Right?</i> Some of us get them …

8 Jaw-Dropping Furniture Makeovers

Nancy Chua and Marcos Rodriguez, the duo behind family-owned Vintage Rehabs specialize in the restoration of vintage and antique furniture. Here, we take a look at some of the cherished pieces they've given new life.<p>Nancy Chua and Marcos Rodriguez, the duo behind family-owned Vintage Rehabs …

Furniture

DIGGER CAKE! Diagonal Stripe Surprise Inside Construction Cake Tutorial by Cupcake Addiction

We Remember Maya Angelou

One of the greatest female voices of contemporary literature.<p>The legendary poet, novelist, and civil rights advocate Maya Angelou died last night at the age of 86. To honor her illustrious career and extraordinary life, we've selected our favorite of her many, many prolific quotes as well as her …

Motivation

3 Chic New Ways to Take Your Manicure

The pros behind the new NYC nail studio, Paintbox, give a step by step how to recreate the top looks for tips of the season, straight from their new look book.<p>The pros behind the new NYC nail studio, Paintbox, give a step by step how to recreate the top looks for tips of the season, straight from …

Top 10 Ways to Defeat Distractions and Get Your Work Done

No matter how zen you are, it can be hard to focus on the work in front of you—especially when it's something you don't want to do. Unfortunately, …

How Tapping Helped One Woman Lose 30 Pounds

Seriously—no dieting involved!<p>The idea of losing weight by tapping your fingers may sound too good to be true—but it's exactly how Jessica Ortner, author of the new book <i>The Tapping Solution: For Weight Loss and Body Confidence</i>, dropped an impressive 30 pounds in five months.<p>It's not just any …

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This Talented Make-Up Artist Can Completely Transform Her Face

Elsa Rhae is a self-taught make-up artist that transforms her face into a multitude of characters from movies, television shows and video games. …

Never-Before-Published Photos of Marilyn Monroe

Stunning<p>See a collection of rare portraits of screen icon Marilyn Monroe, which will be on display in Limited Runs' traveling exhibition beginning …

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Asian themed bathroom at Grandpa’s house. #pizzafordinner #bunnyhat #eatyourkimchi #Spudgy<p>I like your hat!

   Korean commercials for toothpaste play with your emotions more than a drama does

Korean commercials for toothpaste play with your emotions more than a drama does. <br>Park Shin Hye x Yoo Yeon Suk for MEDIAN Dental Care