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Tiny house documentary highlights legal obstacles and solutions

The second installment of a three-part series is now streaming<p>Last December brought some big news for the tiny house world: For the first time ever, an appendix of health and safety standards specifically addressing micro dwellings under 400 square feet was approved for the newest International …

The messy truth of Abortion: One HBO series takes a look at America’s abortion divide

<b>(AP/Ted S. Warren)</b><p>“Abortion: Stories Women Tell” shares experiences of women in the Bible Belt and coping with unplanned pregnancies<p>Deborah Klugman<p>April 12, 2017 1:29pm (UTC)<p><i>This post appeared on Capital and Main</i><p>Produced and directed by Tracy Droz Tragos, the HBO documentary "Abortion: Stories …

Wedding Favors that Keep Guests Talking After the Weekend

At the end of the night—when the sparkler send-off fades from memory and your guests fall into bed exhausted from boogying on the dance floor—the wedding favor becomes the last remaining takeaway from your special weekend. A final opportunity to thank your friends and family for committing their …

7 Slow-Cooker Dinners You Can Make and Freeze Ahead of Time

A slow cooker is already a great tool for cutting down on work in the kitchen, but combine its simplifying ability with the time-saving benefits of …

Why you should always choose a wooden cutting board

<b>No other work surface compares when it comes to cleanliness, knife maintenance, and - let's be honest - attractiveness.</b><p>Ask a chef what their most …

45 Expert-Approved Beauty Tips to Hack Your Makeup Routine

Game-changing secrets, right this way...<p>Since the standard evolution process from the "am I doing this right?" beauty novice to the "could be a vlogger" makeup expert involves much trial-and-error, we saved you the time and effort by asking makeup and skin experts directly about their best skin and …

Protein-Packed Vegetarian Recipes

Anyone who eats a vegetarian diet knows that one of the most common questions asked is “Where do you get your protein?” But this gallery of recipes …

Healthy Eating

Why Every Country Kitchen Needs These Rustic Fruit Drawers

They have just the right amount of ventilation.<p>Though pull-out kitchen drawers have been around for a while now, we bet you've never seen them like this before.<p>Removable drawers fashioned from wooden crates are taking over Pinterest, and they're the ideal design feature for the farmhouse-loving …

This Korean Beauty Trick Just Might Make Your Makeup Last All Day

The latest Korean beauty hack to take over the internet is called jamsu, and it involves dunking your face in a bowl of ice-cold water. The thought …

Former CIA officers on Trump Russia dossier: The intel community 'is not in the business of reporting vague rumors' to the president

"Most of the information that passes across the CIA's desk throughout the day ends up on the cutting-room floor because it's not deemed to be credible or relevant," said Evan McMullin, a former CIA operations officer who ran as an independent during the 2016 presidential election.<p>McMullin, who …

Donald Trump

The Steadicam Volt is a camera stabilizer for your smartphone

Steadicam's camera stabilizer is legendary in Hollywood, and now the famed video technology is making its way to an even more portable form factor: smartphones.<p>The Steadicam Volt Smartphone Stabilizer is a new Steadicam device from parent company Tiffen that's currently looking for funding on …

The beauty products that the Duchess of Cambridge is rumoured to love, including the gel she recommended to Michelle Obama

Alcohol-sensing wearable wants to tell you how drunk you are

LAS VEGAS — "Dude, I got so drunk last night."<p>Now you'll actually have proof.<p>While the world of wearables has been getting a bit stale recently, …

21 Heartwarming Dogs That Are Guaranteed To Make Your Day Better

We do not deserve them.

8 podcasts every woman should listen to

The world is noisier than ever, and it’s difficult to get a clear perspective from women who are facing society’s gender assumptions and …

Crowdfunding project of the week – Vixole smart shoes can be customized on-the-go

Let’s start the year with the right foot in. The Sunday tradition continues and we are back with yet another ‘Crowdfunding project of the week’. This series is where we highlight the hottest projects from sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Shall we jump right in?<p><b>Other features projects:</b><p>The …

Crowd Funding

This Kid Crashing His Bike In Excitement To See A Nissan GT-R Is The Cutest Thing

Sure, people gawking over your flashy, expensive vehicle can get annoying sometimes. Just ask our pal Doug DeMuro about his Ferrari 360 Modena, if …

The 10 Best Face Scrubs, According to Glamour.com Editors

Face scrub commercials really sell it. We've all seen the footage: A woman lathers up with a scrub, splashes her face with water (without it going everywhere, the lie of our time), and smiles at her fresh, clean skin in the mirror. The reality is, of course, much more nuanced—and given that …

Skin Care

DIY masks and scrubs that’ll make your skin glow this party season

Face masks have seen revival in recent years, but the best ones can be whipped up at home. The obsession with creating my own recipes for scrubs and …

Ask A Witch: How To Manifest Dreams Into Reality

Tips for the new witch<p><i>In ”Ask a Witch,” Gabriela Herstik answers your questions about channeling ancient wisdom in the modern age. From spellcraft to finding your path, explore what it means to be a millennial witch. If you have a question about all things magickal, contact Herstik on Twitter via</i> …

7 TED Talks on Happiness That Will Make You Smile From Ear to Ear

Fact: Bad days happen to good people. Even when you give up those old habits to be happier, switch up your morning routine, and do that one thing all …

The lazy girl’s beauty guide to looking flawless everyday

There are times when it’s fun to experiment with hair and make-up and there are times when you’d really rather make as little effort as possible. …

Makeup

Best air-purifying houseplants, according to NASA

NASA recommends one air-purifying plant for every 100 square feet of space<p>While architects are raving about the benefits of plant-covered facades, you don’t need to entirely mask your building with greenery in order to get the same benefits. Starting in the 1980s, NASA scientists began to study the …

DIY Christmas Bows Everyone Will Love

If you’re anything like us, then one of your favourite parts of the Christmas holidays is wrapping the presents you bought for other people. Sure, …

60-second relationship boosts for everyone in your life

It's not a secret, it's science: good relationships are a major source of happiness in our lives.<p>As healthy adults, we have relationships with friends, parents, spouses, partners, children and ourselves, to name a few. But like anything important, all of them sometimes require work and tune-ups.<p>If …

Relationships

I Tried a "Photo Fluid" That's Like FaceTune for Your Skin

When I think about how Instagram has birthed and proliferated the entire concept of selfies as a way of self-promotion and self-acceptance, it makes total sense that you’d want to up your ‘gram game. With all the “made for perfect selfies” marketing that beauty products (or mobile phone …

Makeup

Skin Laundry Skin Purifying Cream Cleanser Melts Away Makeup Like a Charm

I love taking off my makeup almost as much as putting it on. It's a simple, everyday act of self care that helps me hold myself accountable. The Skin Laundry Skin Purifying Cream Cleanser is my go-to cleanser of the moment (and foreseeable future). I'm not one to forget to wash my face before bed …

Decor & Furniture Resources for a Neutral, Classic Style

Natasha's 450 square foot condo appears much bigger than it is, partly because she keeps a neutral palette of whites, grays and blues in each room. …

Home Decorating