Erin Gatti

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Hiking the Appalachian Trail: Gear Shake-Down

So you have your backpack loaded with all the "necessary" items for your AT thru-hike. Still think you might be carrying too much? Bring your fully …

Popular Nail Polish Shades For Every Month of 2018

A month-by-month guide to your best year of nails ever.<p>As we make our way into 2018, it can be tempting to hit refresh on everything: your diet, your …

8 Ways to Maintain Your Blowout According to Drybar Founder Alli Webb

One of life’s great luxuries is a fresh blowout — it’s a surefire way to feel fabulous. But once your strands are styled to perfection how do you …

Hair

10 Toxic Ingredients Pregnant Women Should Never Use in Their Beauty Routines

The average adult uses nine personal care products every day. If I think about my own beauty routine, it adds up to much more. In the shower alone I use a face wash, body wash, exfoliator, shampoo, and conditioner. Once I'm out, the lotions, face creams, sunscreen, perfume, hair products, and …

10 Easy Chicken Casseroles for Busy Weeknights

As summer draws to a close, you'll want to pull out your casserole dishes that have been stashed away in the back of a cupboard all season. There's …

Pilgrim's Progress: Ireland's Camino-style journey

<b>Ireland has got its own fully-guided pilgrim journey, similar to Spain's famous Camino de Santiago.</b><p>The Camino de Santiago is a pilgrimage route to the shrine of the apostle St. James the Great in the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela.<p>But now you can take a pilgrimage along the "medieval paths" of …

Ireland

This Lipstick Squashed My Commitment Issues In One Swoop

There are people out there who are perfectly happy owning just one tube of red lipstick their entire lives. It's reliable and safe — and these …

Inside the Mind of This Thru-Hiker on a Typical Day

A New Day, the Best of Intentions. <br>Okay, up and at ’em! A new day on the AT and it looks like beautiful weather. I’d love to get 20 miles done today …

Hiking

Burt's Bees Is Launching A Full Makeup Range — & We Tried It First

The beauty industry is nothing if not fast. One brand comes out with unicorn makeup and dozens immediately follow; a cult brand debuts a …

Top Hairstylists Tell Us How to Get Wavy Hair Without a Curling Iron

If you've ever been personally victimized by your curling iron or your straightener, raise your hand. Ours are raised high, tired from all the hot …

Hair

Dr. Pimple Popper's New Face Masks Get Rid of Blackheads in a Much Prettier Way

As the classic saying goes, if you don't Instagram yourself doing a face mask, did you even do it at all? The answer is "Why would you ever try and find out?" because if you don't Insta for the glory, you're missing out on half the fun. Dr. Pimple Popper's brand-new line of beautiful lace face …

15-Month Old Could Become Youngest to Complete Appalachian Trail

On March 21 of this year, Bekah and Derrick Quirin set out to hike the Appalachian Trail with the hopes of covering its entire 2200 mile (3450 km). …

Hiking

Best of The Great Lakes in Stunning Photos: Romance & Adventure Ahead

The five Great Lakes (Superior, Michigan, Ontario, Erie, and Huron) comprise of the largest body of freshwater on Earth, as it accounts for one-fifth …

PolarSeal top keeps the cold at bay with two heated zones

Heated clothing is a welcome development for those who can't stand the cold: the heated Avade jersey has become an invaluable part of our editor's …

Snowboarding

Garlic Bread-Grilled Cheese Combines Two Beautiful Things

When two classics become one.<p>Back when Dominique Ansel shot to fame over his Cronut, I couldn’t help but think I had missed a marketing opportunity. Not long before, I invented my own wildly delicious hybrid carb: <b>the garlic bread grilled cheese.</b> (Is “invented” an appropriate word for something that …

Bread

The world’s most dangerous path is reopening to hikers

The "most dangerous path in the world" is reopening for its third season after a gruesome accident caused it to close for 15 years.<p>The Caminito del Rey is a precarious walkway pinned to the edge of a gorge in southern Spain. After five people plummeted to their deaths in two years, the wooden …

Paragliding

The Most Requested Lip Shades Brides Want When They Walk Down The Aisle

Before saying “I do” to their groom, brides tie the knot with these popular lip shades for their wedding ceremony

Brides

1-day-old baby goats learning how to jump is honestly the most perfect thing you'll see all day

The Mad Lib of everyone's dreams just came true — here are a bunch of 1-day-old baby goats learning how to jump while wearing warm sweaters.<p>The kids …

I'm Hopelessly Addicted to Magnetic False Lashes (and Never Turning Back)

Guys, we need to have a talk about magnetic lash extensions. And by "a talk," I mean that I need to tell you how they're a f*cking godsend. I use them most times I wear makeup; basically, if you see me post a selfie anywhere, I'm probably wearing a pair of my magnetic falsies. I keep a pack of the …

11 Classic Comfort Foods With A Twist

What beats your favorite comfort food on a cold day? How about a new and improved version of it? From Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto to BBQ Turkey Meatloaf, these cozy, creative recipes will keep you warm all winter long.<p><b>1. Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto</b><p>…

Animal Shelter Tries To Make Hilarious Low-Budget Cat Commercial, It Goes Viral Beyond Their Expectations

Furkids animal shelter’s hilarious ‘Kitty Kommercial’ is going viral, and it proves you don’t need a high-budget to produce a masterpiece! The rescue …

Pets

Day Trip To The Most Beautiful Hot Springs In America This Winter

There’s nothing better than a hot springs adventure. However you get there: hiking, driving, snowmobiling… you just <i>know</i> that you have this incredible payoff waiting for you. Because soon you’ll be soaking in a sparkling, hot water pool with breath-taking vistas surrounding you. It’s an incredible …

Hiking

Why You Should Try Meditating While Running (and How to Do It)

Yes, you can get your Zen on while getting miles in. Here are nine tips for making your next run extra-serene.<p>I’m running down Kelly Drive in Philadelphia on an unseasonably warm fall day, my purple sneakers softly thudding against the ground. As I run, I notice a young boy skateboarding on the …

Cats vs. Christmas Trees: Felines Declare War On Holiday Spirit

Me-OUCH!<p>It’s December, and that means cats everywhere are coming fur-to-fir with their natural enemies: Christmas trees!<p>The video above is a collection of cats doing battle with their age-old foe.<p>And as a bonus, here are some cats hiding in Christmas trees who are not fooling anyone:<p>The clips are …