Jackie Martinez

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11 Organizing Tips We Learned In 2014

Is "getting organized" your New Year's resolution? For inspiration, we've rounded up our 11 favorite organizing tips of the year.<p><i>Simon Watson</i><p><b>1. Get a dual-level coffee table.</b> It doubles your display area, meaning you'll spend less time swapping out decor and have two times the room for storage, all …

5 Healthy Eating Habits to Adopt This Year

Nutrition is a hot topic these days, yet many of my clients still struggle with consistently following through with “the basics,” and the stats show …

5 Abs-Sculpting Mistakes You're Probably Making

Plus, how to fix them ASAP<p>One of the most common requests I get from members at my gym is a suggestion for stronger, flatter abs. Maybe it's because we're approaching bikini season, or maybe it's the fact that crop tops are back in, but lately, a taut middle is an even hotter topic. But as usual, …

15 Easy Tips For Never Skipping Another Workout

Because that post-workout selfie isn't going to take itself.<p>Thumbnail image from here.

How to Lose a Pound By Next Week

Notice a major difference in just seven days!<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>If you're trying to drop pounds and are new to the whole exercise scene, then knowing exactly what to do can be a struggle. Since cardio, strength training, …

17 Ways To Use Just About Everything In Your Kitchen BETTER

These kitchen tricks will make cooking SO much easier. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through …

Decorating Hacks You Can Complete In An Hour

Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your space.<p>Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your …

11 Health And Fitness Apps That Achieve Top Results

It’s 2015. It’s time to take your future and your health into your own hands. No, literally. Fitness and nutrition is now readily available at the touch of a button thanks to the numerous health and exercise apps available for your smart phone. But with hundreds of thousands out there to choose …

How To Get a Flat Stomach—Fast!

Follow this easy plan & lose that stubborn pooch<p>When patients arrive in the E.R., I have literally a few seconds to decide what's wrong and how I can help. Know which vital sign I check first? Their weight. The most important indicator of how people will manage a health crisis is how much belly fat …

5 money-saving apps picked by Jean Chatzky

Made a New Year's resolution to start saving more money? Here are five apps that'll make it easier to get there!<p><b>Raise Mobile</b><br>Raise allows you to purchase discounted gift cards to be used instantly. It uses your phone’s location services to find savings, then allows you to securely purchase cards and …

Personal Finance

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Get Organized! 10 DIY Projects To Help You Achieve Your 2015 Goals

I don't know about you, but "getting organized" always tops my list of New Year's resolutions. And this year is no different. So I went on a mission …

Health Tips For 2015

In fitness and health circles, the words “simple” and “easy” are often used interchangeably. But don’t mistake any of these five simple tips as easy. Successful long-term health improvements — whether fitness, diet, or lifestyle related — are born out of a few simple habit changes that are repeated …

5 Ways to Fight Sleep Deprivation

You already know that sleep is important for your productivity and health. But how do you make sure to get enough of it? Follow this regime.<p>How many hours of sleep did you get last night? If it was less than seven, then you're among the many Americans who are sleep deprived. According to the …

5 Steps To Clearing Clutter So You Can Save Money

<i>This is one half of a feature about how being disorganized costs you money, and what you can do about it. Read “5 Reasons Clutter Costs You Cash“</i><p>Before you get started on any organization project, it’s important to visualize how you want your space to look and to fully understand how you use it, …

7 Women Explain Exactly How They Lost Weight Without Going On Crazy Diets

Yep, totally possible.<p>It might be the least-fun "would you rather" in existence: Would you rather <i>not</i> be hangry all the time, or lose 10 pounds?<p>Luckily, you don't have to play that cruel game if you're looking for a way to lose weight. These women are proof: Instead of going on a trendy crash diet …

How to Finally Finish (or Start) These 6 Common Home Improvement Projects

From installing a toilet to fixing a faucet, your guide to DIY home repairs

Microwave Cake Recipe: A Healthy Banana Bread

As a registered nurse, Katie Farrell has spent years teaching patients about health—and she's dedicated her website Dashing Dish to showing readers healthier alternatives to food they love and crave. Farrell's new book, <i>Dashing Dish: 100 Simple & Delicious Recipes for Clean Eating</i>, just hit …

Veganuary: Healthy Eating, Diet

Can you give up meat, eggs, and dairy for the entire 31 days of January? That's what Veganuary is hoping you'll do...and here's why.<p>The husband-and-wife founders of the movement were inspired by Movember, when men skip shaving for a month in order to raise awareness for men's health issues. Their …

Nutrition

34 Ingenious Ways To De-Clutter Your Entire Life

Time to get ruthless.

Tips to Help Keep Your Resolution to Declutter

<i>There is a wonderful freedom in owning less.</i><p>The beginning of every new year brings excitement, anticipation, and opportunity. It also brings …

25 Genius DIY Storage Solutions Your Home Needs Now

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your house is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle the situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your home.

A Peek Inside Tiffani Thiessen's Stylish Bathroom

The actress's chic bathroom in Los Angeles.<p>In actress Tiffani Thiessen's Los Angeles bathroom, one movable mirror does the work of two without blocking the view. Find out how to get the look, and for more, check out the actress's organized, A-list closet here.

Interior Design