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Everyone's Painting Their Own Abstract Art & You Should Too

Have you ever looked at a cool painting and thought to yourself, "I could totally make that"? Don't get me wrong–if you have some extra spending …

Digital Art

Art in an Instant: 12 Quick Ideas Using Floating Glass Frame

Forget about matting, cutting wood and finding acid-free painter's tape — the floating glass frame is here to make framing art remarkably easy. If …

Framing

Creative Ways to Rethink Your Living Room Layout

What does your living room look like right now? Many American living rooms are a bit like a miniature theater, with furniture arranged in an admiring …

Living Rooms

How to get your best ever body

Five diet and fitness experts on body-weight training, eating organically and 23 other tips to help you reach and maintain a healthy body<p><i>One thing that gets me going on days when I don’t feel like working out or eating clean is following people who inspire me on social media</i>"<p><b>Hollie Grant is a</b> …

Cold press juicers: Why you need one and what to buy

Cold press juicers - how to buy them and what to buy<p>Cold Press Juicers – also known as masticating or slow juicers – extract juice by crushing the …

Alternative Medicine

What's your gut type? And why you should care

Hippocrates, known as the father of medicine, once said that ‘all disease begins in the gut’. ‘So it makes sense, then, that healing begins there as well,’ says nutritionist Dr Josh Axe.<p>As author of the new book <i>Eat Dirt: Why Leaky Gut May Be the Root Cause of Your Health Problems</i>, he believes that …

Live Hoi An Magazine -Your free guide to Vietnam's hippest heritage town

My Top 10 Ways to Use the Food Processor

It slices, it dices, it whips up a batch of summer pesto in no time! My food processor is one of those multi-tasking kitchen tools that I really …

Top 10

19 School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy (Mostly)

These new school lunch ideas, from sandwiches to snacks to hot meals, will reinvigorate your daily routine—and your kids will actually like them<p><b>It is a parent's eternal dilemma: What do I make the kids for lunch today?</b> And tomorrow? And next week? We fall into ruts, succumb to the tried-and-true, …

Healthy Eating

Fish Sauce Roast Chicken

For more recipes and great food ideas, follow me on Instagram. For recipe videos, head over to my Youtube channel.<p>If you sometimes get sick of the …

Onions

Top 10 Creative And Healthy Ways Of Cooking Fruits And Vegetables

When we’re trying to stick to a healthy diet, it can definitely get boring. <i>Another</i> spinach salad? <i>More</i> raw cucumber? But eating healthy doesn’t mean …

10 Simple Edits That'll Instantly Improve Any Piece of Writing

Check out these 10 simple editing tips that'll help you transform dull copy into persuasive, actionable content.

10 Fitness And Wellbeing Apps To Try

Nike Training Club<p>The Nike Training Club app lets you train on the go, whether you have five minutes or an hour you can chose a workout that suits …

Fitness Technology

Want to improve your life? Get up early

At 20, Hal Elrod had a near-death experience when he was hit head-on by a drunk driver. His parents were told that he’d have permanent brain damage and might never walk again – but he went on to become an ultra-marathon runner, success coach and international speaker, as well as a husband and …

9 Hacks to Help You Wear Heels All Day Long

Ladies, we’ve all been there. You’ve been standing in your heels for mere minutes and your feet are <i>already</i> killing you (really, the walk from the train to your work never seemed that long before!). But that doesn’t have to be the case. Nope, we’re not here to tell you to resign yourself to …

Clothing

Brass Horn & Bone Stacking Rings

<b>Ethical jewelry shines brighter</b>. Rose & Fitzgerald employ <b>metalsmiths in Kampala</b> to cut, heat, shape, and polish the brass ring in this statement-making trio from a pure brass sheet; the other two rings are made of polished black cow horn and polished milky cow bone. Stack all three together or wear …

These are the fashion brand names we just can’t pronounce…

Debrett's published a list of fashion label names that we've been saying wrong this whole time...<p>From Moschino to Loewe, the fashion world is a …

DTI Logo

I’m still French in my dreams. I’m still living in a fabulously chic French apartment. Faded grandeur, flea market finds, an easy Parisian glamour. …

Flea Markets

This is how much a wedding really costs

That UK average cost? It's all lies<p>As a bride-to-be, I read ALL the wedding magazines, including those little guides that tell you the average cost …

Weddings

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

These writers are not to be missed.

Books

7 Whiskey Drinks That Could Help Cure Your Cold

Here, seven whiskey cocktails to help dilate your blood vessels and put you on the path to recovery.<p>When you’re stuffed up and sick, there’s nothing …

Cocktails

We Asked Top Yoga Teachers To Spill Their Health And Fitness Secrets, And This Is What They Said…

Yoga teachers seem to have it all: toned bodies, glowing skin, and endless ease. Even as they bend, stretch, and sweat, they appear the epitome of …

Hey Reader...

(Image credit: Carrie McBride)<p>A psychology study at the University of Saskatchewan showed that after men viewed samples of the Feminist Ryan Gosling …

Feminism

Best advice from CEOs: 40 execs' secrets to success

Warren Buffett<p><b>Chairman and CEO—</b><b>Berkshire Hathaway</b><p>Advice for young women: “You do the same thing a male will do. You follow your passions. You find …

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

Apps

103 Times Shonda Rhimes Totally "Handled" TV In 2014

ABC powerhouse writer and producer Shonda Rhimes gave us countless thrilling stories on Grey's Anatomy and Scandal this year. (Sadly, we couldn't include How to Get Away With Murder since she is an executive producer.) WARNING: ALL OF THE SPOILERS!<p>1. When April (Sarah Drew) and Jackson (Jesse …