Erica Bester

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Did Your Name Make the List of the 20 Sexiest Names Ever?

Sorry to all the Gertrudes and Bobs out there.<p>It seems that Italian is indeed the language of love. In a recent survey done by BabyNameWizard.com, thousands of readers rated names for sexiness on a scale of one to 100—and Latin (specifically Italian) names filled the lists for both boys and …

Ask JJ: 3 Simple Shifts for Fat Loss

<b>Dear JJ: Around this time of year, I feel a sudden pressure to tackle everything at once to ditch those last 20 pounds before beach season. Inevitably, I end up crashing. I heard you recently describe simple food shifts to lose weight. Could you explain those here?</b><p>"I just became overwhelmed with …

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10 Things No One Tells You About Transforming Your Body

One hard dose of truth, coming right up.<p>I had an incredible conversation recently about women and happiness with a prominent and gifted doctor who lives in Los Angeles. She says that, in her experience, <b>roughly 90 percent of women are unhappy with the way that they look.</b> WHAT?!?!?!?<p>This is a <i>huge</i>, …

11 apps that will make you smarter

Despite the constant hand-wringing that smartphones will lead to the downfall of society, there’s mounting evidence that your phone habit may not be so bad after all.<p>In fact, there are ways your phone might actually be good for you.<p>We’ve compiled a list of apps to boost your brainpower, hone your …

11 Crazy Cool Luxury Hotels That Will Give You Insane Wanderlust

Ever wanted to sleep in a tree house? What about an igloo? It’s pretty clear that travel these days can get a bit monotonous — land, arrive at hotel, unpack, go to the beach, eat at said hotel, sleep and repeat. That’s why we’ve rounded up some extravagant travel accommodations that will scare, …