Elizabeth Jimenez

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The 13 best drugstore lipsticks, according to celebrity makeup artists

From matte to shiny, we found the best affordable lipsticks around.<p>The best drugstore lipstick can make magic happen. There's nothing like the instant confidence boost that a swipe of a perfect, affordable lipstick can bring you. It'll help you look good while also <i>feeling</i> good about your …

5 Breakfast Rules to Follow if You’re Trying to Lose Weight | Women's Health

<i>This article was written by Maggie Finn Ryan and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>We're all familiar with <i>that</i> kind of morning. You know, the one where you wake up late, peel out the door in a hurry, and grab a muffin at the nearest coffee shop. While there's nothing wrong with indulging in a …

Working out to lose weight? Think again

Two days after her long-term relationship ended, Kedron Walsh signed up for a marathon.<p>The junior at Virginia Commonwealth University spent the next 7 months training for the race, eating healthier and focusing on mental health. Running became her therapy, she explained.<p>“I always tell people I …

Fitness

15 Drool-Worthy Vegan Comfort Food Recipes That Will Warm Your Heart and Tummy - One Green Planet

There are some days when you just need something that will comfort you inside and out. It may be your favorite sweats and a big sweater, it may mean …

Cooking

New study finds gaming helps children learn 'ethical decision making'

A new study out of the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada, suggests that those who spend time playing video games lay some of the ground work for socially responsible, good citizens in later life. Conducted by Dr. Kathy Sanford, the study examined children between the ages of 13 and …

When Having Kids Doesn't Work for Your Employer

A coaching client of mine was recently laid off. There were at least a few contributing factors, but one that came up repeatedly when they let her go was her other job: parenthood. The HR director cited an instance when she took a call from her son's school and abruptly left a client meeting. (It …

Why Do Children Lie, Cheat, and Steal?

Remember the famous story about a young George Washington who could not tell a lie? What a whopper. The more realistic tale is the one about …

Parents investigated for neglect after letting kids walk home alone

It was a one-mile walk home from a Silver Spring park on Georgia Avenue on a Saturday afternoon. But what the parents saw as a moment of independence for their 10-year-old son and 6-year-old daughter, they say authorities viewed much differently.<p>Danielle and Alexander Meitiv say they are being …

Do You Want To Go Jail? Let Your Kids Play Outside

I don't know about you, but I had a lot of independence as a kid. Maybe my parents were quasi neglectful, or maybe I was just exceptionally mature. After all, I loved the <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles</i>, and believed marshmallow "Fluff" was a legitimate food source. So there you go.<p>I started walking to …

The Classroom of the Future is Full of Creativity and Critical Thinking: A Response from the Principal of I.S. 228 - New Classrooms & Teach to One: Math

<i>Editor’s Note: On January 12, NPR Education published a story about the implementation of</i> Teach to One: Math <i>at I.S. 228, a middle school in Brooklyn,</i> …

Teaching

Study: Working mom guilt is misplaced - Today's Parent

A study about the impact of time moms spend with their <b>kids</b> made headlines last week, with many articles suggesting that quality is more important …

Parenting

7 Ways Motherhood Changes When You Have a Second Baby

With our first kid, we expect we'll be the perfect mother to the perfect infant. Then number two comes along—and the quest for perfection gets shot to hell. Here, seven moms reveal what they had to let go of and adapt to when they welcomed their second child into the world:<p><b>1. The Outfitting</b><br>"I …

Kids with ADHD must squirm to learn, study says

Excessive movement common among children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is actually vital to how they remember information and work …

Babies can give you hope, happiness and purpose

My son helped me cope with bad news and stopped me from wallowing in self-pity<p>New parents are boring. To paraphrase my fifth-favourite internet commenter go-to line, new parents all think they’re the first people ever to have children. But that happens for a perfectly good reason. Parenting is …

Parenting

4 Helpful Lessons on The Psychology of Children

Not all of us have a large knowledge of the <b>psychology of children</b> unless you’ve spent some time studying it. If you are looking for a few new ideas …

Parenting

Nighttime Routines for an Easier Morning

I've started a new routine of taking 10 minutes each night, to tackle 5 things that have since made a world of difference in the overall upkeep of …

Food Preparation

5 Ways to Improve Your Relationship Right Now!

All relationships — even the best ones — require continuous care and hard work. But that doesn’t necessarily mean taking big actions or making …

37 Things In Your Home To Get Rid Of Right Now

A few of us made resolutions this year to finally get our homes nicely organized so we can finally have people over without being ashamed. Like every other resolution, this one was doomed from the start. If you're an adorably disorganized type, it can be very difficult to change one's …

The 4 Fundamental Pillars of Emotional Intelligence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Usually when we think of “intelligence” we associate it with things like logic, math, and science.<p>However, according to psychologists such as Daniel …

Fifteen Reasons We Need Friends

A new view of neuroticism shows what really makes you anxious<p>New studies show how your smile affects your relationship, if not your life<p>The details …

The Secret to Happier Parenting

We're running ourselves ragged taking care of our children. But it's better -- for us and our kids -- if we're less hands-on.<p>Although I don't think of myself as a "hyper parent," the kind whose children -- with their daily obligations and social commitments -- have taken over her life, let's visit …

Bullying Increasingly Seen As A Public Health Issue

By: By Michael Dhar, Contributing writer<p>Published: 11/08/2013 11:13 AM EST on LiveScience<p>Awareness of bullying has grown in recent years. But while the common images of bullying — kids shoved against lockers, and "mean girls" slinging gossip — emphasize bullying as a social ill, medical …

a story behind every scar.

Every time I step out of the shower or stand in my closet to change I see this 6 inch scar across my tummy that reminds me of what used to grow …

Why Moms Find That New Baby Smell So Delicious

Moms who are so taken with their babies that they want to “eat them up” have a good biological reason for feeling that way, say researchers.<p>We …

No More Baths! Mom Bathes Baby Just Once a Week

Claire Goss, 32, a Massachusetts mother of a 3-month-old son, has confessed in a blog post on Babble.com that she only bathes her baby about once a …

Time for the Truth: What Does it Really Mean When Kids Lie?

<b>My son cut a hole in his t-shirt the other day.</b> Well, according to him, the scissors were just walking on the counter when they walked right over to …