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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

7 Tricks To Guarantee You Get The Best Sleep Of Your Entire Life

Best Sleep, Entire Life, Turn off Distractions, Watch what you eat<p><b>7 Tricks To Guarantee You Get The Best Sleep Of Your Entire Life</b><p>A good day usually …

20 Time Management Hacks I Wish I'd Known Before My 20s

Being able to manage your time most appropriately is something best done as early as possible. The earlier in life that you start, the better such …

Foods That Are Making You Fat

Whether you jumped on the healthy eating bandwagon for the rapid weight loss or long-term health benefits, we're sorry to say, you <i>can</i> have too much …

This Taiwanese Dog Haircut Trend Is Totally Square

There's a new trend going around the puppy parlors of Taiwan. Dogs are emerging from the groomer with super shapely cuts: specifically, circular or …

How to DIY Kate Bosworth’s Coachella Braid

Calling all Coachella babes and any braid-loving babes! If you have not yet seen Kate Bosworth’s center part braid she rocked during weekend one of Coachella, then get ready: it’s beyond gorg.<p>I’ll admit, it took me a moment to figure out how the heck her stylist managed to pull this one off, but …

Hairstyling

The attitude adjustment that leads to entreprenurial success

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>What are some of the habits entrepreneurs have that other people don't?</i><p><i>Answer below by Quora user Oliver</i> …

Self-improvement

The Ultimate 'Game of Thrones' Workout

‘Temptation Bundling’ ties your ‘should be doing’ behaviors, like exercise, to your guilty-pleasures, such as binge watching Game of Thrones. It is …

Do These 9 Things And You'll Never Need Couples' Therapy

<b>2. Make Your Sex Life Work for Your Marriage</b><br>"Don't expect the same breathlessness as you have early in a new relationship," says Tina Tessina, Ph.D., author of <i>Money, Sex and Kids: Stop Fighting About the Three Things That Can Ruin Your Marriage</i>. "Instead, make sex about enjoying each other, being …

Why Your Brain Doesn’t Want You to Keep Weight Off—and How to Fight It

Imagine toiling away at your job every day knowing there was no raise or promotion in sight. It would be pretty hard to bring your A game all the time, right? Same goes for weight loss. “All behavior begins with wanting to change something," says Segar. "To keep doing that behavior, people need …

Your New Favorite Braid Will Make You Look So Hot

Let this be your new go-to 'do.<p>If you're into Khaleesi's braids on <i>Game of Thrones</i>, then this inverted French braid will be right up your alley. Hair pro Tommy Buckett tells Cosmopolitan.com exactly how to do a Dutch braid.<p><b>1. Tease the section of hair along your hairline.</b> MJ Barton, model and …

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8 Useful Closet Hacks to Tidy Up Your Wardrobe on the Cheap

If you’re starting to put your winter gear away to make room for your warm weather clothing, why not give your closet a bit of an overhaul while …

How to DIY Blake Lively’s $500 Cherry Blossom Boyfriend Jeans

Update: Our DIY muse is at it again. Blake recently posted a photo rocking some Rialto Cherry Blossom Boyfriend Jeans from Preserve and we were in awe! For those of you who aren’t familiar with the Rialto jean project, it started when founder Erin Feniger came down with an autoimmune disease, which …

Cherry Blossom

7 Easy DIY Projects To Declutter Your Home

Have you ever just looked at a messy drawer and felt overwhelmed? In most homes, there are too many cluttered zones to count -- desk drawers, bathroom countertops, kitchen cabinets, and crowded bookshelves just for starters -- all of which could use a little organizational TLC. But buying enough …

Crafting

4 Messy Kitchen & Home Projects to Embrace this Weekend

<i>Today: It's time to celebrate the mess. Put on our new striped and summery linen apron, get set, and go ahead on your weekend projects.</i><p>Do you ever find yourself watching your kid wistfully as they wreak havoc in the living room, completely oblivious to you or anything beyond the glitter they're …

What to Make This Weekend: A Vertical Desk Organizer, Ombré Sneakers + More

Considering Friday has finally arrived – aka the start of Coachella round two – we have a pretty good idea of what’s going to be popping up all over your social feeds this weekend: scandalous performances, celeb outfit inspo and oh-so-many party snaps. If you’re missing the music festival (be that …

Crafting

4 DIY Improvements You Can Make to Boost Your Outdoor Living Space

A well-designed and planned outdoor living space can really help boost the overall aesthetics of a property, not to mention help boost its value. …

Summer's Coming: 25 Fabulous Outdoor DIY Projects

It might still be freezing where you are (it is here), but summer <i>will</i> come around eventually. Now's the time to get started on hanging lanterns, lawn …

DIY

Handsome Bike Baskets for Taking Meals On the Go

Last week my husband and I took a picnic dinner to the first film in the summer movie series at our local park. As per my instructions for hosting a …

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Leaves of Grass: 9 Ways to Create Curb Appeal with Perennial Grasses

Add romance and hazy color to your life–and create instant curb appeal–by planting perennials grasses in a front yard, alongside a path, or as a mini …

Boxwood: 8 Ways to Use Evergreens to Create Curb Appeal

Some container plants are too much trouble. Not boxwood. It’s easy to create curb appeal with this evergreen shrub because well-behaved box won’t …

9 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look Like A Million Bucks

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

These New Videos from Nike Women Will Inspire You to Kick Some Exercise Ass

Fitness challenge? You're about to handle it.<p>Nike<p>You know how, sometimes, before a workout, exercising feels like the last thing you want to do—how, sometimes, when you're in the <i>middle</i> of a workout, it feels like the last thing you want to do—and then, afterward, it feels like the best decision you …

It Took Me 5 Years to Lose 40 Pounds Because of These Mistakes

<b>Before (1999)</b> <b><br>I Always Skipped Breakfast</b><br>I knew I needed to eat less, so I would hold off on eating until I was absolutely famished, which meant nothing until lunchtime. Not only did this slow down my metabolism, but I also ended up feeling so hungry that I ate a much bigger lunch than I normally …

9 Eating Habits That Are Derailing Your Weight-Loss Efforts

<b>Exercising Sans Carbs</b><br>Low-carb foods might help some women shed a few pounds—but they'll backfire if you're kicking it in the gym. "High-intensity exercise requires carbohydrate fuel, and high-intensity training is what sculpts your body," says dietician Susan M. Kleiner, R.D., Ph.D., a scientific …

25 Playlists for Every Possible Workout Routine on the Planet

Get a great butt!

Hey, if people are saying your booty is too good to be true, it must mean all your hard work is paying off, right? So whether or not this photo was doctored, we know one thing—Photoshop isn't the only way to get an envy-inducing backside. Check out these amazing workouts to get a stronger, sexier …

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I Finally Learned That Fad Diets Don't Work and Lost Over 100 Pounds

When I got to college, I weighed about 230 pounds. I tried really strict "diets," which consisted of skipping entire meals. Though I would lose somewhere between 10 and 20 pounds at a time, I just put it back on by binge eating. The vicious cycle of yo-yo dieting lasted throughout those four</b> …

Fitness