Melissa Stapleton

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CHART: The NBA's Eastern Conference Is Horrible But It Is About To Get A Lot Better

With the Chicago Bulls losing Derrick Rose to another season-ending injury and both the Knicks (3-10) and Nets (4-10) off to horrible starts, the Eastern Conference is already a 2-team race between the Pacers and Heat and there is nobody else even close.<p>The chart below is a look at the Simple …

NBA

It Happened To Me: I'm Living Like I'm In the Victorian Era -- From Corsets to Washing Bowls to Writing in Liquid Ink

Some people feel they were born in the wrong place, or in a body of the wrong gender. I have simply always felt that I was born in the wrong time, and there is no passport nor surgical procedure to help one of my particular condition.<p>At the age when other children were begging their parents to …

Victorian Era

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HoopsHype

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Basketball

Kevin Durant: 'It's time for Dwyane Wade to pass the torch'

Thunder forward says again that James Harden is a top ten player over Dwyane Wade and that the Heat star needs to be ready for the next generation.<p>In …

Basketball

Miami Heat Can't Comprehend the San Antonio Spurs' Nightmare

MIAMI — You'd think Chris Bosh could have rested easy this summer.<p>You'd think, as the center settled into the offseason following another Miami Heat triumph, he could have dimmed the lights, shut his eyes and drifted away, into sweet dreams of Champagne-dousing and ring-sizing. You'd think that any …

Why Do I Feel the Need To Tell People How Cheap Something I'm Wearing Is When They Compliment It?

See that really pretty, sparkly ring in my photo? I love that ring. I wear it almost every day. Lots of other people love my ring too because I get more compliments on it than anything else currently in my wardrobe.<p>I was at brunch with my friend Lilah a couple weeks ago and she grabbed my hand as …

Sheryl Sandberg

I Am Not Impressed With Your Travel Bragging On OkCupid

After several months of blissful OKCupid deactivation, curiosity got the best of me and I reactivated. You know, just to see how things were doing in Mordor.<p>Good news you guys, turns out I am still sexy and interesting as hell and everybody cool wants to date me. Oh wait, just kidding, most of …

Relationships

How to Tie a Scarf (Hint: There Are Many Ways)

I have a love-hate relationship with scarves: I love how they look on other people and hate how they look on me. And crisp fall weather like the kind we're having this week always brings out the worst of my scarf envy. Luckily, before I snatched off some lady's Hermès carré in a fit of jealousy, I …

How To: Find Your Undertone

We’ve all been there: You’re testing foundation after foundation, trying to find the right color. But no matter what shade you pick up, it looks a little bit off—too ashy, too peachy, too sallow—and nothing feels juuust right.<p>If this sounds like you, we’re willing to bet that you’ve overlooked a crucial step in your quest for the perfect shade: finding your undertone. Once you’ve determined whether your skin has a pinkish or yellowish cast, you’ll be able to find the perfect shade for <i>all</i> your …

5 Tips For Getting To Know A City In 48 Hours

<b>5 Tips For Getting To Know A City In 48 Hours</b><p>When you’re planning your next big trip to an exciting locale, it’s easy to rely on the standard tourist spots to fill your itinerary (hello, Eiffel Tower!). But you could be missing out on some incredible cultural experiences by following a tour guide’s list of “must-sees.”<p>Thankfully Birchbox Man has compiled easy-to-follow tips that will help you get to know your destination better than Anthony Bourdain.<p>Here’s how to explore on your own, get …

Weekend Challenge: Standing Resistance-Band Hip Abduction

Build stronger glutes and hamstrings with this lower-body exercise<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Check out our Facebook page every weekend and challenge yourself to try a new exercise. Thousands of women</i> …

3 Delicious Cold Soups for Summer

It's hot outside, but that doesn't mean you can't have soup for lunch<p>Quick, healthy, and delicious, soup is too perfect a meal to give up just because warm weather is here. These chilled versions are silky and satisfying.<p><b>Smoky Roasted Red Pepper Soup</b><p>Drain two 16-ounce jars of roasted red peppers, …

The Best Abs Workout: Get Six Pack Abs in Weeks

<b>You've been obsessing over your abs for almost two decades.</b> That ends now. Because we laid out one of the best ab workouts for women to kick those elusive buggers out of hiding. Finally.<p>Why's our plan so damn effective? Because it hits your entire core—not just your ab muscles but the muscles that …

4 Yoga Moves for a Better Butt

These poses are the fastest way to a backside that will make everyone jealous<p>There are some seriously cute yoga pants out there that can take you from mat to cocktails, but here's the catch: They're all pretty tight. The good news is that you don't need to hit up Google for the best butt workout …

12 Ways to Become the Office Superstar

Tired of the bad rap millennials get? Overcome it with these tips from career expert Dan Schawbel

6 Ways to Have Great Sex—Even When You’re Stressed

Don’t let anxiety interfere with your pleasure<p>In sad but true news, all those daily stressors—from issues at work to a hefty electric bill—might be screwing with your sex life. When watching an erotic film, highly stressed women are more distracted and have lower levels of physical arousal than …

Keep Your Cool: Relaxation Techniques At Work

Stay calm with these 4 tips and techniques for relaxing in the office and keeping your cool<p>It's arguably the trickiest job in the office, especially when under scrutiny from competitive colleagues and exacting bosses.<p>Sure, we've all felt the alpha-female thrill of taking on more to showcase our …

12 Ways to Look Awake Without Using Makeup

So you never have to hear "you look tired" again<p>So you never have to hear "you look tired" again<p><i>By Perrie Samotin for StyleCaster</i><p>We all know the seemingly endless beauty tricks to employ when it comes to looking rested—use an eye cream with caffeine, dab a shimmery pale shadow in the inner corner …

Fatigue Facts: 5 Things That Make You Tired

Your extreme fatigue might be coming from one of these energy suckers

8 Essential Abs Moves to Get a Flat Belly

The key to a sculpted midsection is using smart and effective stabilizing moves. But if your body fat is too high, it won't matter how wisely you work your abs—they won't show. That's why you need to add those moves to a full-body strength and cardio routine that will boost your metabolism, blast …

Muscle-Sculpting Yoga

Build long, lean muscles with this yoga routine

6 Healthy Foods That Relax, Calm, and De-Stress

Studies have found that these options can help contribute to a healthy mental state, buffer against the harmful physical effects of stress, and dial up your serenity level. Eat your way to Zen.

Personal Lubes for Hotter Sex

Experts reveal why the right amount of lube can make good sex great sex<p>Call it the Goldilocks rule of great sex: When it comes to lubrication, too much or too little can cause your sack session to flop. But when there's just the right amount, it boosts below-the-belt sensations. "Lubrication is …

How to Wear Dark Lipstick

Simple guidelines for pulling off a dramatic dark lip color<p><b>1. Size up your lips.</b><br>If they're medium to full, try a creamy, glossy, or matte lipstick, which is saturated with pigments for a bold look, says Rebecca Restrepo, a global makeup artist for Elizabeth Arden. If lips are on the thin side, …

Sculpt Sexy Legs in 15 Minutes

Training your lower body is one of the fastest ways to get lean. That's because it's made up of bigger muscle groups (such as your glutes, quads, and hamstrings), so working those specific areas tends to create a greater metabolic response overall, says Alli McKee, a personal trainer in Baltimore. …

How Your Parents Impact Your Relationships

Understanding your parents' relationship could be the key to understanding your own<p>Your family relationships are likely being steered, in part, by the way you've experienced your parents' rapport (or lack thereof). These questions can shed light on where some of your impulses stem from.<p><b>Who Ruled</b> …

The Food That Fights Cravings

Adding some of THIS to your breakfast can help you feel more satisfied all day long<p>You know that eating breakfast is key for keeping your appetite under control throughout the day. But <i>what</i> you eat in the a.m. may be just as important as whether you eat at all: Adding peanuts or peanut butter to …