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3 Things To Do If You Don't Like Your Partner's Family & Want To Avoid Any Drama

There comes a point in most serious relationships when it's time to meet your partner's family. You hope with all of your might that these people …

Relationships

The Pink Moon Means Change Is Coming Your Way & This Yoga Flow Will Help You Embrace It

The upcoming Pink Moon on April 29, 2018 is going to be a time full of magic, rebirth, and renewal. If you're a yogi, then this Sunday will be the …

Yoga

Plotting Your Novel’s Climax

I spent the early months of this year outlining my latest novel, and as I neared the end, I obviously had to start giving serious thought to the …

Creative Writing

I've Tried Every Face Powder Under the Sun, but This One Reigns Supreme

One of my first makeup experiences as a teenager was heading to my local department store, walking up to the first sales lady I saw, and asking, "What is the best powder foundation I can buy?" Without hesitation, she pointed me in the direction of MAC Cosmetics. A few minutes later, I was the owner …

Makeup

34 Writing Contests in May 2018 — No entry fees

There are nearly three dozen free writing contests in May, some with substantial prizes.As always, these contests cover every genre, form and style, …

Creative Writing

How I Got my First Paid Writing Gig after 9 Months of Leaving my Day Job

In July 2017 I left my 9–5 job without any clear idea of what to do next. I thought I would find some way to make money within a month or so.I was …

Writing

25 of the Biggest Turn Ons for Girls

You know that saying—it’s the little things that count? Well, that saying couldn’t be more true. Especially when it comes to the little things guys …

Old Age

Secret to a happy marriage is getting through the first 20 years, study says

When was the happiest time in your marriage?<p>New research from the United States has shown that for many couples the happiest period is after they hit …

Relationships

Connect With the Earth: A Rooted Vinyasa

Breathe long and deep, move slowly and intentionally. This comforting earth-element sequence includes grounding flows and soothing pranayama. It's an …

Yoga

New Book – Story Drills: Fiction Writing Exercises

Posted by Melissa Donovan on April 24, 2018 ·<p><b>I’m excited to announce that the second book in The Storyteller’s Toolbox series is now available.</b><p><i>Story</i> …

Creative Writing

One-Legged Crow: 3 Strength Drills and 3 Ways to Get Into It

One-legged crow pose has a reputation for being one of the hardest arm balances to get into (let alone sustain!). It requires a tremendous amount of …

Yoga

Falling In Love Isn't A Choice, But Staying In Love With One Person Forever Is

Everyone has different beliefs, especially when it comes to something as complicated as love. Some people feel that falling in love is all about …

Relationships

14 Amazing Foods to Lose Belly Fat, Based on Science : Weight Loss

Whether you’re trying to lose a significant amount of weight or the last 10 pounds, dropping fat is incredibly difficult. Low-calorie diets can be …

Nutrition

12 Best Healthy Foods-That are-High in Antioxidants

Antioxidants are compounds produced in your body and found in foods. They help defend your cells from damage caused by potentially harmful molecules …

Holistic Medicine

Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking arrested, refusing to answer questions, police say

Police on Monday arrested a man accused of killing four people at a Waffle House this weekend, ending a 34-hour, door-to-door manhunt that locked down schools and sent fear rippling across the Nashville region.<p>Authorities discovered Travis Reinking, 29, hiding in the woods behind a construction …

Crime

Everything you need to know about keratin and how it can totally transform your hair

If you want the sleekest, most manageable and frizz-controlled hair of your life, there's only one word you need to know: Keratin.<p>Keratin is "the …

Hair Care

Antioxidant found to wind back the clock on blood vessel function by up to 20 years

Much mystery surrounds the physiological processes by which humans age, but scientists are learning more all the time. With this knowledge come new …

Wellness

A Meditation Exercise For People Who Simply Cannot 'Quiet' Their Minds

<i>In a warp-speed world, it can be difficult to entertain even the thought of slowing down for a meditation. The following mindfulness exercise,</i> …

Meditation

6 Affordable Trip Ideas For Your Bachelorette Party

There's an average girlfriend's trip, and then there's <i>the</i> Bachelorette Party getaway — the last blowout before the big day with a close-knit group of …

Weddings

The Biggest Bridal Trends For 2019, Because It's Never Too Early to Start Planning

Right after the proposal, most brides start tracking down their dream wedding dress. If you don't have an "It gown" in mind, we suggest you start by checking out the bridal trends. Digesting these new styles will help you determine whether or not you want bows on your dress (maybe?!) and give you a …

Weddings

The dating advice everyone needs to stop following

In an era of dating where everyone is trying to 'DTR' - or define the relationship - is it even worse to do it too soon?<p>Dating someone new can be …

Relationships

Quick Lighting Tip: Here's How to Use Off-Camera Flash in Just 3 Minutes (VIDEO)

Manny Ortiz is a photographer who always has helpful, easy-to-understand lighting tips and his latest tutorial is no exception. In the below video he …

Shutter Speed

The Perfect Daytime Moisturizer with SPF Exists—and This Is It

<i>For our 23rd annual Best Beauty Buys, we surveyed leading dermatologists, makeup artists, hairstylists, and manicurists to find out which products</i> …

Skin Care

5 Unhealthy Behaviors That Rob You of Happiness

Do you do these things?<p>Many people unwittingly engage in habits that reduce joy. Without meaning to, they repeat misery-making behaviors and wonder …

Happiness

The Best Eyelash Curlers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

<i>Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try</i> …

Makeup

When You’re In A New Relationship, This Is How Long It Takes For You To Trust Them

I think we can all agree that trust is an essential and foundational part of every relationship. There is no point in being with someone you don't …

Yumi Katsura Bridal & Wedding Dress Collection Spring 2019

See the Spring 2019 wedding dresses from Yumi Katsura bridal.

Weddings

Characters Want to Get Out

A Dash of Style: The Art and Mastery of Punctuation<p>by Noah Lukeman<p>Adventures in the Screen Trade<p>by William Goldman<p>APE: Author, Publisher, …

Writing

Water-Gel Skin Care Is Almost As Essential As Actual Water

Water — maybe you've heard of it? — is vital for all known forms of life here on earth (which, by the way, is 71% water in and of itself), and yet we …

Skin Care

MAC Unsung Heroes: Mineralize Foundation/Loose

This powder is So. Dang. Good.<p>I don’t think it’s as overall epic as MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Natural, because that’s just… Well, it ticks off all …

Makeup