Leilani Blackwell

26 Flips | 7 Magazines | 32 Likes | @Lilolinzey22 | Keep up with Leilani Blackwell on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Leilani Blackwell”

Homecoming court 1960s | Fashion Rockin' The 60's | Pinterest | 1960s, Homecoming and Nice suits

7 Sensational Tips for Editing Your Own Writing

Imagine this familiar scenario: you’ve written your last line and throw your hands in the air. You’re done! A moment of euphoria and relief washes …

Writing

The Best Drugstore Concealers

We’ve recently tested a popular economic rule that states that what one saves by buying drugstore mascara, one must then spend $70 on concealer. …

FBI: Ohio man plotted attack on U.S. Capitol

<b>(CNN) —</b> The father of an Ohio man arrested Wednesday for allegedly plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol says his son could never have carried out the plan.<p>"He's a big mama's boy, you know. His best friend is his kitty cat," John Cornell told CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360."<p>"There's no way he could have …

Don't tell White House State of the Union ain't what it used to be ... they know!

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The State of the Union ain't what it used to be.<p>Sounds like a statement, if found in print or said on-air, that would instantly draw e-missiles from angry White House officials. Instead, top aides to President Barack Obama have fully embraced that reality in rolling out the …

Obama, Kerry absent from unity rally in Paris

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The heads of Great Britain, Germany and Israel were there.<p>But President Barack Obama didn't attend a unity march in Paris on Sunday, days after the deadly attack on the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo. Nor did his secretary of state, John Kerry, who has deep ties to …

Obama Administration

Boehner survives leadership challenge from conservative members

Republicans took full control of Congress on Tuesday, but — even on a day of happy ceremony — GOP leaders were reminded of the limits of their power, first by a veto threat from the president and then by a historic rebellion by conservatives in the House.<p>In the Senate, Mitch McConnell (Ky.) was …

Walker builds 2016 team with likely campaign manager

<b>(CNN) —</b> Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will launch a new political organization in the coming weeks and has tapped a national political strategist to serve as his campaign manager should he decide to run for president, multiple GOP sources told CNN.<p>Walker, who was sworn in to a second term in Madison …

1795 time capsule opened, centuries after Revere and Adams buried it

<b>(CNN) —</b> More than 200 years after Samuel Adams and Paul Revere first buried it in Boston, it took an hour to remove all the objects crammed inside a tiny time capsule.<p>Onlookers anxiously watched the unveiling Tuesday, worrying the items might not have weathered the years very well.<p>"Could we …

Archaeology

Marco Rubio: 'We're going to abide' by gay marriage rulings

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Florida Sen. Marco Rubio said in an interview with CNN Wednesday that if the Supreme Court eventually rules that same-sex marriage is constitutional, Americans would have to abide by that ruling.<p>"I wouldn't agree with their ruling, but that would be the law of the land that we …

7 Ways To Travel Smarter In 2015

We've always loved a good travel hack, whether it's the secret to a smaller suitcase or the trick that gets cheaper plane tickets every time.<p>We asked the pros at CheapAir -- and sifted through our favorite hacks -- for 7 tricks that will make 2015 the year you FINALLY get out there, and on a trip …

11 Things You Should NEVER Put on Your Face

If you put these products on your face, you will regret it.<p><b>1. Hair Spray.</b> You may have heard somewhere that it will help set your makeup, but it should NEVER be applied to your face because it contains lacquers and alcohol that will dry our your skin, causing your skin to become dehydrated and you …

The genius way to organize your jewelry

The genius way to organize your jewelry<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>I recently realized that I was wearing the same jewelry over and over again -- which …

carniceria. salton sea, ca. 2014.

14 legendary natural wonders of South America

Tucked in a corner at the borders of Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay, the 275 falls of Iguazu dwarf Niagara and have to be one of the most amazing …

facebook

Search

37 Beautiful Portraits of the 70s Fashion and Style Icons

As a 70s revival stomps ahead for summer, rifle through our definitive list of the decade's style icons for inspiration a-plenty.<p><b>1. Farrah …

Vintage Everyday

Where everyone in the world is migrating—in one gorgeous chart

It’s no secret that the world’s population is on the move, but it’s rare to get a glimpse of where that flow is happening. In a study released in Science, a team of geographers used data snapshots to create a broad analysis of global migrations over 20 years.<p>The study was conducted by three …

Africa

Paris

Why I’m glad I never abandoned Android for an iPhone

I've written about and reviewed mobile phones for almost a decade and a half. Everything from flip phones, to BlackBerrys, to today's hottest Android models, and yes, Apple iPhones, have passed through my hands. That experience is why, more than anything, I've ultimately settled on Google Android …

iPhone

Malaysia plane: Confronting searchers is an ocean full of garbage

BEIJING -- The search and rescue teams working off the west coast of Australia seeking the missing<p>Malaysia Airlines Flight 370discovered what oceanographers have been warning: Even the most far-flung stretches of ocean are full of garbage.<p>For the first time since the search focused on the south …

Airplanes