Elaine Chan Lund

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I Lived Like a French Girl for 7 Days, and It Changed My Skin

For my first trip back to Paris in six long years, I planned every detail ahead of time. Believe me, "type A" doesn't even begin to characterize the …

Skin Care

23 Products That'll Help You Fix All Your Household Problems

Be your own handyman!

Shopping

I Get Nonstop Compliments About My Skin—and I Owe It All to These 8 Products

My boyfriend was the first to notice the subtle but significant changes in my skin. Early morning light streamed through our bedroom window, and I …

Skin Care

11 podcasts to listen to if you want to laugh your ass off

Life is hard. The news is stressful. And sometimes you just need a break from *gestures broadly at everything happening in the world right now.* …

Comedy

11 Japanese Beauty Products Byrdie Editors Are Obsessed With

Most people who are into skincare know that Korean beauty has infiltrated the American skincare market in a big way over the past five years—and …

Skin Care

7-Day 1200-Calorie Meal Plan for Weight Loss

Think a 1200-calorie diet is impossible to follow? Think again.<p>We’ve made sure you won’t feel deprived with these hearty lower-calorie breakfasts, …

Healthy Eating

25 Budget-Friendly P.F. Chang’s Copycat Recipes

P.F. Chang’s is delicious, but the bill can get pretty pricey if you’re not careful. That’s where these budget-friendly recipes come in. We found …

Cooking

Cabbage Okonomiyaki

This savory, Japanese-style pancake is traditionally loaded with cabbage. Jenn Louis’ version uses quickly brined cabbage and a thin batter for …

Cabbage

41 Recipes We Learned from Our Mother-in-Law

She knew her way around the kitchen and we couldn’t be happier she shared her recipes with us.<p>Slow-Simmered Burgundy Beef Stew<p>My mother-in-law shared …

Cooking

Summer 2018 book preview: 7 thrillers you need to read this summer

A summer of scandal

This Miniature Furniture for Cats Is the Cutest Thing Ever

And it's basically as nice as our furniture.<p>Recently, we’ve introduced you to a range of cat-tastic designs that demonstrate how modern cat furniture …

Tour a Family Home in One of L.A.'s Most Beautiful Neighborhoods

When interior designer Jenika Kurtz of J. Kurtz Design showed us her latest project, we couldn't stop staring. Looking out onto the ocean in the …

17 top-rated products on Amazon that make traveling a breeze

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>It’s always a great …

These 13 Hawaii Hiking Trails Lead To Some Incredible Pieces Of History

With the fascinating history and some of the best hiking in the world, Hawaii is home to a variety of hiking trails that will also teach us lessons …

31 Must-Have Organization Products Under $20

If you haven't done the whole "spring cleaning" thing yet, here's your chance.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of</i> …

7 (Affordable!) Pieces You Need to Copy Meghan Markle's Breezy Vacation Style

1 of 32<p>Panama Hat<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 32<p>J.Crew<p>3 of 32<p>ASOS<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 32<p>Brixton<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 32<p>August Hat Company<p>Advertisement<p>6 of 32<p>Striped …

The Cutest IKEA Patio Items Under $100 You Need for Summer

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9 True Crime Books For Readers Who Love Mysteries But Don't Want To Read About Murder

It's undeniable that true crime books, podcasts, and shows are in high-demand right now. Considering the success of books like Michelle McNamara's</i> …

How to keep your bath mat *really* clean

Bath mats have two speeds: Fluffy and amazing or really, really gross. When they’re good, they’re very good, but when they’re bad, they’re awful.<p>In …

PLANT SOME OF THESE AROUND YOUR HOME AND GARDEN AND YOU’LL NEVER SEE ANOTHER FLY AGAIN

Spring and summer are the times when most people spend much of their free time outdoors having fun, whether it’s a picnic or a nice hike in nature. …

Best Outdoor Furniture for Small Patios and Balconies

Maximize your outdoor time with minimal space.

11 Must-pack Items, According to Full-time Travel Writers

Courtesy of Nordstrom<p>Naot ‘Bounty’ Sandal<p>Last August, I set out on a yearlong trip around the world via Remote Year. Knowing I would only have one …

Before-and-After Porch Makeovers That You Need to See to Believe

This Porch Was Just a Stoop<p>Prior to the renovation, the entrance to the 600-square-foot cottage was just a stoop.<p>Now It’s a Classic Southern Porch<p>The …

Twice As Nice: 5 Twists on the Twice-Baked Potato

Twice-baked potatoes are the perfect side. Try one of these fun versions.<p>Horseradish-Bacon Twice-Baked Potatoes<p>Sour cream and bacon are safe bets …

33 Things From Overstock People Love Having In Their Homes

Chrome bar carts, mid-century accent chairs, cotton duvet sets, and other home goods that people absolutely love from Overstock.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices</i> …

The busy woman’s spring cleaning guide for a total home refresh

On a list of favorite ways to welcome spring, deep cleaning your pad comes <i>way</i> after scooping up new plants, planning a summer vacay, and sipping on …

5 Apple Cider Vinegar Shampoos That Will Clarify Your Hair in 1 Use

Achieving and keeping clean hair (as in the lightweight and bouncy kind you can't stop running your hands through) isn't always an easy feat, but experts say the secret to gunk-free (add to that nourished and strong) strands could be right in your kitchen cabinet.<p>"Apple cider vinegar can act as a …

Everything You Need to Know About Lavender (Plus 5 Kinds to Grow)

Everything you need to know about lavender is a lot. Remember the <i>Encyclopedia Britannica</i>? The final hardcover edition—with 32 alphabetized volumes …

Northern California

This Flower Cruise Through Japan Is the Best Way to See the Cherry Blossoms

<i>Hanami</i>, the Japanese spring ritual of picnicking among the vibrant pink cherry blossoms, creates a heightened sense of magic for the lucky travelers …

Japan

This Is a Yogurt Dip Recipe You’ll Want to Tell Strangers About

Here’s a roasted fennel yogurt dip recipe. Welcome to the rest of your life.<p>I want to introduce you to the most unapologetic yogurt dip enthusiast there ever was.<p>Hello. It’s me. I am the enthusiast. Nice to meet you. I hope you grow to like me as much as I like yogurt dip. No pressure though. Let’s …

Recipes