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How to Uncover Your Hidden Talent

Who inspires you?<p><i>This article was originally written for blavity.com by Ebony F..</i><p>You are brilliant, and not on some self-helpy, abracadabra type stuff. In the same way that your DNA and fingerprints are entirely unique, you posses an aptitude and skill that no one else on the face of the earth has. …

23 Airport Tips To Save You Time and Money

From the best seat to book to how to breeze through TSA.<p>Traveling to a new city or country is fun and exciting — but dealing with the hassle at the …

7 Japanese Beauty Secrets That Will Change Your Skin

We’re all about trying out the latest and greatest when it comes to beauty, from Sephora’s monthly releases to peel pads and wipes, but there’s something to be said for tried-and-true traditions as well. Japanese women, for example, have had the beauty game down for several centuries. From daily …

Here's How You Get a Body Like An Olympian

They have some of the best bodies in the world. Now, members of Team USA are hoping to help you transform yours.<p>“I want all the gym members to recognize that we’re all teammates, it doesn’t matter your fitness level,” Alysia Montano, a middle distance runner and seven-time U.S. Outdoor …

Team USA

Ginger and Coconut Oil Sugar Body Scrub

<i>How to take a few things from around the kitchen and turn them into a ginger-infused coconut oil sugar scrub for body and face.</i> <br>Pin It <br>Today’s post …

100 Must-Read Mystery & Crime Novels Around the World

This installment of the 100 Must-Read list is sponsored by the <b>Fiona Fitzgerald Mystery Series</b> by Warren Adler.<p>The Fiona Fitzgerald Mystery Series …

Books

Summer reading: 76 books to pack for your holiday

History<p><b>West of Eden by Jean Stein</b><br>A selective, sly history of studio-era Hollywood by a film mogul’s daughter. One of the best books ever written about the movies. Jonathan Cape, £20<p><b>The Romanovs by Simon Sebag Montefiore </b>“It was hard to be a tsar,” Montefiore writes at the beginning of this joyful …

Books

15 Female Olympians Share the Secrets to Winning at Life

Your A-Z guide to crushing it, courtesy of Team USA.<p>Getty/Matthew Stockman<p>Right now, all eyes are on Rio. But we're looking for gold beyond the games. Because our female Olympians just may be the country's most inspiring life coaches. Think about it: They've spent years (decades, even) driving …

30 places you should travel to this summer

While some places have been popular with summer travelers for years, others have just recently started to catch attention.<p>We've put together a list of 30 places to visit this summer, making our selections from destinations that won notable awards over the last year, that are seeing an increase in …

50 Books Every Woman Should Read

Consider this your life's library.<p>This list celebrates female writers who wrote coming-of-age classics as well as modern page-turners. They've won awards, provoked discussion, and ultimately their work has become cherished favorites on the bookshelves of many.

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

5 Yoga Poses That Come With Serious Beauty Benefits

<i>Ready to do something new with your look? All month long we're asking our 25 favorite influencers to share their 25 best beauty ideas for spring. Look out for the 25x25 logo here on Lipstick and on our social channels—@get_lipstick on Instagram and @glamourmag on Snapchat—for exclusive tips,</i> …

The Original Poke Cake Is The Most Delicious Thing Ever

Because three milks > one milk.<p>By Alison Roman<p>Serves 8–10<p>FOR THE CAKE:<p>1 ¾ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¾ tsp. kosher salt<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 large eggs<p>1 ¼ cups sugar<p>¼ cup whole milk<p>½ tsp.vanilla extract<p>FOR THE SOAK AND ASSEMBLY:<p>½ cup evaporated milk<p>½ cup coconut milk<p>1 can …

Dessert

Do You See a Duck or a Bunny? The Answer Is Quite Telling

And if you can flip between seeing both, that's great news.<p>This 124-year-old drawing is inexplicably making the rounds again. We're not sure what Internet super user pulled it from the coffers and made it go viral, but we're glad someone did because we love a good brain teaser.<p>The illustration, …

The 7-Step Evening Ritual That Will Make You Happy

Everybody talks about morning rituals to get the day started right. (Even I have.) But <i>ending</i> the day right can be even more important. Why?<p>Because …

Why American Students Are Flocking to Germany — and Staying

BONN, Germany — How do you say "sign me up" in German?<p>The number of Americans studying in Germany has risen sharply, recent figures show, driven in part by the low cost of higher education compared to the United States.<p>More than 10,000 U.S. students are presently enrolled in the country’s higher …

Higher Education

9 Deadliest Rocks And Minerals On Earth

Lead found in Flint, Michigan water is an unfortunate example of negligence leading to the mass exposure of elemental lead found naturally in iron ore. Much in the same way humans communicate warnings of deadly plants and animals, it’s important to communicate the risks and exposure of deadly rocks …

Hot Springs

100 Exercises You Can Do With a 10-Pound Dumbbell

Light weights aren’t just for lightweights<p>Don’t underestimate a 10-pound dumbbell. They can challenge your body in an entirely new way, especially if you’re used to lifting heavy.<p>Lighter weights target the small muscles that stabilize your joints—muscles that get overpowered by larger ones when you …

Europe's 17 best secret islands

10 Ways to Lose Weight Without Even Trying

These little changes to your day could make a huge dent in your belly

Samurai Secrets: 1888 martial arts manual for cops revealed

A newly translated 19th-century book, written by samurai, describes martial arts techniques designed to help police officers of the time. The highly guarded practices included how to tie suspects up using paper string and fighting techniques that allowed officers to defeat suspects without killing …

The 8 most extravagant airports in the world

Exploring a new city on a long layover is the perfect way to squeeze another destination into your trip. But it's a science that's difficult to perfect without ample time to roam around—so why not make an amazing airport your bonus destination?<p>Spending hours in a terminal won't give you cabin fever …

Around the World in San Francisco

“Do you like fortune cookies?” an elderly Chinese woman named Maggie asks me as I sketch one afternoon.<p>We’re sitting on a sidewalk bench outside a store specializing in woks, rows of red paper lanterns strung overhead between buildings. On a nearby street corner, a man plays a two-stringed <i>erhu</i>, …

San Francisco

9 foods you thought were healthier than they are

Countless products in the health foods aisle of your local grocery store don't belong there.<p>Many of them boast labels like low or reduced fat.<p>The problem with low-fat products is simple. To accommodate for the loss of flavor that comes with removing the cream or richness in a product, food …

Nutrition

Lace up and head for the hills with the best hiking apps

<i>Update: Added Cairn, Mountain Hub, Gaia, and Animated Knots.</i><p>We all get cabin fever now and then, and there’s nothing quite like a hike in the woods …

Top 10 Ways to Fix Your Terrible Posture

Good posture isn’t just about looks. How we sit, stand, and walk affect both our health and our moods. So stop slouching and get centered with these …

10 Easy Ways to Stop Eating So Much Sugar

“Eat less sugar” may be a short and sweet suggestion, but the USDA’s most recent dietary guidelines have gotten some pretty long-winded responses …

15 Disney Quotes That Will Inspire Your Success | Inc.com

Like most everyone else, I have been watching Disney films since I was just a small child. While I don't watch nearly as many today as I used to, it's pretty amazing just how much great advice and wisdom there is buried within them.<p>When times get tough--and they do for all of us from time to …

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Expand Your Coffee Horizons

Track your favorites with the Coffee Passport<p>Great coffee is an experience all its own. The aromas, flavors and sense of adventure when you delve …

Coffee