Lourdes Marte

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Love Horoscope - Wednesday,22nd April,2015: What your zodiac sign says about your love life today

<b>Aries:</b> The alignment at play today may shock you into a revelation concerning your love life. You may have been continuing an affair while insisting …

Doodle Diary Of A New Mom: What Nobody Told You About Parenthood

Either for work or fun, I have drawn everyday for as long as I can remember. When in 2012 I gave birth to our little girl, it was very natural for me …

The Worst Reactions People Have Gotten After Saying "I Love You"

When those three little words come out, all bets are off.<p>Whether you just blurt out those three little words or spend hours trying to figure out the perfect way to tell your special someone how you feel, there's always the chance that it could totally bomb. And sometimes it fails pretty massively. …

12 Problems Only Girls With Big Butts Understand

You like your big butt, but you cannot lie—it comes with some issues.<p>Let's be real: There's never been a better time to have a big butt. Booty celebration is everywhere you look, from Meghan Trainor's hit song to Kim Kardashian's new <i>Paper</i> magazine cover. So now more than ever, those of us with a …

How To Cope With New Mom Guilt At Work

Coming back to work after having your first child means redefining both what it means to be a good employee and a good mother.<p>Becoming a mother is a life-changing event. But just as you start getting used to being at home with your baby, you realize your maternity leave is coming to an end and …

Parenting

Pesticides on fruits, veggies linked with poorer semen quality | Reuters

(Story refiled to add additional affiliation for editorial coauthor introduced in paragraph 10.)<p>By Kathryn Doyle<p>(Reuters Health) – Men who eat more fruits and vegetables with pesticide residue have lower sperm counts and a lower percentage of normal sperm, according to a new study.<p>The researchers …

Kenya court urges change to law criminalizing women who pass HIV to baby | Reuters

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Human rights groups have welcomed moves to change a Kenyan law passed to curb the spread of HIV/AIDS, which criminalizes pregnant women who pass HIV/AIDS to their babies, saying it discouraged people from finding out their status.<p>The 2006 law says that a …

Same Girl, Better Sex

Yes, the sexual flame will start to flicker. Here's how to fan it back into a bonfire<p>If you were to scribble a postcard to your sex life, would it say, "Wish you were here"?<p>Whether your relationship is 5 months or 5 years old, your sex life is constantly evolving—and not always for the better. Hot …

10 Diet Myths That Are Making You Gain Weight

The truth behind every diet lie you've heard.<p><i>This article was republished with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>There are a lot of tips floating around out there about the best way to lose weight—so if you're following the wrong advice to a T, then the pounds may pile on instead of melting off. …

Nutrition

13 Things Not to Say to the Guy You're Dating

These cut right to the core.<p><b>1. "Oh, I didn't think we were exclusive."</b> This is a bad thing to say a month into the relationship. This is an even worse thing to say a year into the relationship. Always make sure you're on the same page, even if that page is a chapter titled "Friends with</b> …

The 21 Highs and Lows of Being a Massive Lightweight

You're drunk texting at 8:30 p.m. and ready for bed by 10 p.m.<p><b>1. When people suggest "pregaming," you're terrified.</b> Because you know pregaming is all it takes.<p><b>2. You're already drunk texting by 8:30 p.m.</b><p><b>3. You dread when people buy rounds because you definitely can't keep up.</b> "Can I just have the …

Powdered Alcohol Is Now Legal and Coming to You This Summer

#Palcohol*<p>This summer, you will legally be able to consume alcohol in powdered form. The Associated Press reports that the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau reversed their earlier decision to ban Palcohol (yes, Palcohol!) and that it will soon be sold under the same standards and regulations …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

15 Definitive Reasons Coffee Is Way Better Than Tea

Don't hate the player, hate tea.<p><b>1. You can make art out of coffee.</b> Not sure there's much art that can be made out of lobbing a teabag into hot water.<p><b>2. Coffee actually tastes like something.</b> Rather than leafy, watery nothingness.<p><b>3. It gives you energy.</b> Perfect for making you feel human when you've …