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The Best At-Home Hair Color Brands Ever, According to Real Reviews

Scrolling past images of celebrities' flaxen, amber, and raven locks with perfectly painted balayage or face-framing highlights is a study in …

Hair Care

Ten Hacks For Simplifying Your Life

These days, it’s almost a badge of honor to find ways to balance the chaos of our fast-paced lives. We feel accomplished for having emerged from under multiple deadlines and major challenges while finding time to live a seemingly impressive life. After all, it’s all documented right there on social …

Productivity

Unlock your character’s inner voice. Write top dialogue with this simple trick.

I use this method to flip my dialogue from clumsy and turgid into something more raw and compelling.There are hundreds of ways of accessing the …

Creative Writing

Is Xeriscaping For You? The Fundamentals Of Low-Water Landscaping

It’s high season for landscapers, lawn care and backyard parties, and already, just a couple weeks into summer, many homeowners across the country are wondering, “Is my lawnmower going to make it through summer? What about my flowers? How often am I going to have to get the landscapers out …

Landscaping

Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates

You're reading Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Everything I did wrong — Self-Publishing

Many first-time authors focus on publishing the way a pregnant woman focuses on birth. The soon-to-be mother thinks, “I’m going to have a baby!” not …

How to lose underarm 'batwing' fat

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chances are, if you are a woman over 40, you are probably familiar with the term "batwings" to describe the stubborn fat and sagging skin that starts appearing under your upper arms around this age.<p>Though it's difficult to completely avoid or correct, you don't have to toss your tank tops …

Workouts

The books you never read in high school, but should now

As kids, we don’t always read the books we’re assigned, especially in high school. Maybe you skipped over “Wuthering Heights,” “Of Mice and Men” or …

My Skin Hasn't Stopped Glowing Since I Started Using This Oil

<i>As beauty editors, we get bombarded with a ton of new products every day (we know—tough life).</i> <b>Reviewed</b> <i>is a series where we report on some of the best</i> …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

​Why You Should Never Throw Away Silica Gel Packets

Those tiny little packs of dessicant that come in your new pack of shoes or your vitamins have many uses around your home. Anywhere that moisture is …

Read These 5 Books On Writing In Lieu of Spending $40,000 On An MFA

Getting an MFA is admirable and useful, but it's also incredibly time-consuming and costly. There are other ways to get a similar education to start …

The Ancient Mexican Secret To Fighting Inflammation & Healing Your Gut

<i>Tonic</i> by Tanita de Ruijt offers a glimpse of healing remedies from around the world, including truly innovative ways to fight back colds, quell …

“The Couch to 80k” Writing Boot Camp: Take a Free 8-Week Podcast Course to Start Writing Fiction, or Even Finish a Novel

We've all read fiction, but how to go about writing it? Nobody has the definitive answer, and there, in the multiplicity of possible approaches, …

6 Sci-Fi Books You Need to Read ASAP

Not too long ago, if someone asked me if I liked sci-fi novels my immediate answer would be no. However, after reading the books on this list and …

5 alternatives to clunky prepositional phrases

Are prepositional phrases bogging down your copy?<p>A prepositional phrase is a series of words beginning with a preposition and providing additional …

Here Are a Few of Ursula K. Le Guin’s Favorite Books

Reading beloved Ursula K. Le Guin novels has provided a sense of closure to many of her fans in the week since her passing, but that’s just the tip of the icerberg. Le Guin wasn’t just an writer — she was also a reader, and Book Riot has rounded up a list of all the books she’s ever personally …

That's patriarchy: how female sexual liberation led to male sexual entitlement | Van Badham

It’s understandable that intergenerational battles over feminism come down to the meaning of consent<p>It was the journalist Julia Baird who wrote on Twitter: “YOUNG FEMINISTS: What do you think older feminists don’t understand or get exactly right, or just might miss about #metoo, if anything? Am …

Feminism

Universal Principles Of User Experience Design

(This is a sponsored article.) As designers working in an ever-changing field, it’s important that we develop an understanding of the timeless design …

Want To Learn A New Language? This Record-Breaking App Is Here To Help

Imagine if you could become fluent in any language, even think in a new language, faster than ever before?<p>Gabriel Wyner invented a whole new way of learning foreign languages. He reached fluency in French in five months. Russian took him 10 months. Today, he speaks a total of six languages …

Gardening 101: Black Mondo Grass

Black Mondo Grass, <i>Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’:</i> Dark Diva<p>Yes, Halloween is near. Yes, this plant is scary. Thankfully black mondo grass does …

These Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas Don't Look DIY at All

When it comes to gift giving, sometimes the most thoughtful gifts are the ones we make ourselves. Putting forth effort into a homemade Christmas gift …

40 Hard Things You Need to Hear

I’m sitting here on the tenth anniversary of a dear friend’s passing, thinking about the last conversation I had with her. With a soft, weak voice …

Sitting

Writers Share the Reasons WhyIWrite for National Day on Writing

8 monthes ago - By Business 2 Community<p>StockSnap / Pixabay<br>Writing is powerful. Whether it's a simple haiku or a multi-page exposé, writing can make …

Creative Writing

Awesome resources for learning to code

Some people learn best by reading textbooks. While others prefer watching video tutorials, or reading tech blogs. Others just learn by working on …

Learning

Tutorials | Urban Threads: Unique and Awesome Embroidery Designs

Dragon Hot Pack<p>Feeling a little chilly during the cold winter months? Nothing better than a toasty dragon to warm you up! No, don’t worry, no fire …

Sewing

23 things you should always have in your home in case of an emergency

One of the most powerful Atlantic storms on record, Hurricane Irma tore through several Caribbean islands and hit Florida hard over the past week.<p>As this year's "super active" hurricane season rages on, it's not too late to start preparing for potentially disastrous weather.<p>According to the Federal …