Cynthia Gee

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The Best Natural Skincare Products To Use On Your Body

Don't slather yourself in junk.<p>Things that are a hard no: sleeping in your makeup, getting sunburned AF, slathering your body in scrubs/lotions/washes packed with chemicals.<p>Seriously though: If you care at all about using natural skincare products (and you should), don't just use 'em on your face. …

This Abs Circuit Workout Will Shock Your Core Into Shape

This one is TOUGH.<p>If you really want to sculpt abs that even Kim Kardashian would envy, a non-stop circuit workout is your best bet. That's because, circuits not only put your body through a number of exercises in a short amount of time, they also get your heart rate revved and give your metabolism …

This Japanese Lotion Has A Cult Following On The Internet For Literally Transforming Your Skin

It has 600 five-star reviews on Amazon...and in my heart.<p>Lurk around the skin-obsessed forums of Reddit for more than five seconds, and you'll see …

Your Step-By-Step Guide to Making Pasta from Scratch (Trust Us, It's Worth It)

<i>The Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) is one of the largest culinary schools in the world, offering both professional and recreational programs</i> …

Italian Food

Basil-Lime Sugar

The flavors of these sugars are concentrated, so you only need to use a little to pack quite a punch. They're great for rimming cocktail glasses …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip Recipe

4<p>4 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 6 to 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>15 minutes<p>A sweet, creamy dip that tastes just like chocolate chip …

10 Suggestions On Achieving Your Inner Peace

Inner peace may seem like a mythical peak. Almost unachievable, far away, maybe even unreal for many. In fact, for almost every single one of us. …

Meditation

5 Things To Remember When Everything Seems To Be Going Wrong

“Turn your face to the sun and let the shadows fall behind you” – Maori Proverb<p>Highs and lows are a part of life. There comes a time in every …

Top Southern Chef Shares Where to Eat Now in New Orleans

When I recently hit New Orleans for the first time, I had only 24 hours to consume what so many chefs tell me is one of America's best food cities. So I enlisted the aid of one of the South's most talented chefs, Derek Emerson of Jackson, Mississippi's highly acclaimed Walker's Drive-In, Local 463, …

Snowed in? Make lemony chicken, 3-ingredient pasta and 6 more easy pantry meals

In case you haven't noticed, there's this little old blizzard called Juno walloping the Northeast right now. And the last thing you should be doing is driving to the grocery store during white-out conditions.<p>If you weren't among the nervous-nelly types who cleared out the shelves before the storm …

Recipes

Here's Why You Should Marry Your Best Friend – Loverly

Celebrity<p>Here’s Why You Should Marry Your Best Friend<p>Loverly ·<p>There are a lot of reasons to get married, with love and companionship coming in at the top of the list. But if you’re looking for a little more motivation to get down the aisle, a new report is claiming that marriage might make you a …

Middle Age

Amazing Photos of Places You Need To Visit

You've thought of Paris, the Great Wall of China and the Amazon rainforest. We've thought of the not-so-typical yet completely remarkable places to …

National Parks

9 Quotes By Will Smith That Will Inspire You To Live Your Own Life

I love Will Smith. His movies are awesome. His acting is great and you know something? He’s an inspiring dude.<p>He’s not just some celebrity. He’s a …

15 Things Every Traveler Must Do in 2016

Get the most out of your precious vacation time and money—starting with these 15 suggestions from us here at Budget Travel.

Budget Travel

Your Ultimate Guide to East Coast Clam Chowders

There’s no better antidote to this season’s cold and wet weather than clam chowder. After all, what could be more uplifting on a winter day than …

10 Wine Bottle Hacks For When You Don’t Have a Wine Opener

Desperate times call for desperate measures, people.<p>Realizing you don't have a wine opener after spending the whole day dreaming about cracking open that bottle of vino is one of the worst feelings in the world (okay, at least top five). Luckily, you don't have to let a little thing like a missing …

Ice Cream

25 Lessons About Life I Learned in 25 Years

My life doesn’t look anything like I thought it would at 25. I don’t have a great job, my car barely gets me from point A to B, and I exercise just …

Michelle Obama Marriage Advice: Secrets to a Happy Marriage; Celebrity Weddings

To celebrate 22 years of marriage to one Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama took to Instagram recently to mark the first couple's two-plus decades of marriage.<p>So sweet!<p>And to commemorate the couple's Big 2-2, I went ahead and compiled five tips for a happy marriage that Michelle has shared …

25 Playlists for Every Possible Workout Routine on the Planet

You'll never get sick of a playlist again.<p>Whether you're looking for a playlist for your next run, your strength-training routine, a dance-cardio session, your yoga practice, or just because you're so over everything that's in your iTunes right now, trust us: We've got you covered...<p><b>The Justin</b> …

I Think My Husband Has No Idea How Good He Has It

Our married blogger wonders if being an all-star spouse should come with a little more recognition.<p>I noticed something recently when a friend and I were hanging out and talking about the Scottish independence referendum. (Okay, okay: We were gossiping about our husbands.) When she and her husband …

9 Genius Ways You Should Be Using Your Ice Cube Tray

You'll want to buy a few extras to try out all of these awesome ideas.<p>If the only thing you're using your ice cube trays for is to make regular old ice, then you're seriously missing out. Just check out all of the awesome ideas for how to use them in new and interesting ways, courtesy of our …

How to Bake Hard Candy Shot Glasses

I know a lot of people who shy away from making hard candy, and I understand why. First, there's the boiling hot syrup that sticks to skin like …

20 Date Ideas That Are Under $20

We're all about putting a regular date sesh on the calendar, but sometimes a nice night out doesn't always fit into your budget. We totally get it. But having a fun evening with your partner doesn't have to break the bank...you just need to get creative! Here are some awesome and affordable ideas …

Flea Markets

17 Things Married People Want Newlyweds To Know

Getting married is quite possibly the biggest commitment two people can ever make to each other -- but how do you make sure that promise lasts a lifetime?<p>Thanks to a recent Reddit thread that asked married couples to share their best piece of advice for newlyweds, we have a better understanding of …