Lynn Lamothe

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These 21 Truly Scary Netflix Movies Will Scare The Pants Off You This Halloween

There are times when you want to watch a family-friendly spooky movie—and then there are times when you want to watch a horror film that will freak …

Chicken & Corn Chowder Recipe

"This comfort food classic is chock full of flavor and ready in 25 minutes. Cooked chicken, creamy herb and garlic soup, potatoes, corn, bacon and …

Is anyone else worried about the future?

I am not a classically trained economist. But, I am well-versed in common sense. And, my spider sense is telling me something doesn’t feel right about our country’s economic future.<p>Tell me if anything below strikes a chord in your life, and if you agree. Or, if you think I am way off.<p>The facts<p><b>The</b> …

The 5 Best Makeup Colors for Brown Eyes

We don't believe in prescriptive beauty or "rules" around these parts. But when it comes to playing up your eye color, some color wheel basics actually are pretty helpful. Take the...

Makeup

Chris Rock is ready: The Oscar host’s historic opportunity is the moment his entire career has led toward

<b>Chris Rock (AP/Victoria Will)</b><p>There’s no Hollywood figure as uniquely positioned as Rock to take on #OscarsSoWhite from its own stage<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>February 25, 2016 12:00am (UTC)<p>At some point in the murky prehistoric era otherwise known as Bill Clinton’s second term, I found myself in the living …

Comedy

15 Extremely Underrated Films That Every Movie Buff Needs to See

The brilliant films of the last three decades that have fallen through the cracks of time.<p>There are so many films coming out at any given period that's it's impossible to keep track of them all. That's why we're always on the lookout for those diamonds in the rough, those films that speak to us and …

8 Damn Good Beauty Products You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

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Starting a perfume business combines artistic personal expression and business know-how, and if approached correctly, it can result in an excellent …

The Most Flattering Makeup for Dark Skin

1/7<p><b>The Tinted Moisturizer</b><p><b>Jouer</b> makes some of the most elegant makeup in some of the most beautiful colors. Its oil-free <b>Luminizing Moisture Tint</b> <b>in</b> <b>Deep</b> …

12 Beauty Products That Are Too Beautiful to Store in Your Drawer

<b>Smith & Cult | Nailed Lacquer</b><p>Smith & Cult was created by beauty veteran Dineh Mohajer, the clever beauty junkie, who revolutionized the cosmetics industry when she launched Hard Candy. The color names are awesome, and better yet, they are formulated without Dibutyl Phthalate, Toluene, Formaldehyde, …

Shop the Best 14 Pairs of Jeans for Summer

We take our denim seriously. From the office to weekend outings, there is a reason that our editors practically live in their jeans—they are at once …

How to start a side business without quitting your current job

Not all entrepreneurs started out their businesses fresh from college – or quit halfway through.<p>Most entrepreneurs already had careers before they decided to go it alone. But making the jump can be terrifying, especially if you have overheads to pay. That’s why a growing number of people are …

11 Poetry Collections by Black Writers Everyone Should Read

<b>by Jai Danielle</b><p>Whether you’re a long-time fan of poetry or a reader looking to develop a taste for the genre, National Poetry Month is the perfect …

This Is How to Fade Those Dark Spots on Your Skin

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Where to Shop for the Perfect Wedding Day Perfume in Los Angeles

The scent you wear on your wedding day will forever conjure up memories of the special time. That's why choosing the perfect perfume is an important part of the planning process. Although department stores are chock-full of options, for a unique scent no one else will be wearing, head to one of …

14 hour days, marketing and dealing with snobbery: my life as a self-published bestseller

I’ve sold 2m copies of my five novels, but I am still not considered a ‘serious’ author because I self-publish<p>Last week I looked at the complex set of spreadsheets I use to track my ebook sales and gave a whoop of delight: I had just sold my two-millionth book, something I would never in my wildest …

Writing

I’m a Writer, but I Feel Like Such A Fake

I know I’m going to catch hell for this one, like Jerry-<i>eFFing</i>-Maguire.<p>The mind is a dangerous thing and if you let it, it will kick you, beat you, …

From sunsets to waterfalls to starry skies, the 9 most relaxing videos on YouTube

There’s more to YouTube than just vlogs, pranks, and pop song covers done on guitar. YouTube might be the source of your entertainment, but when you …

14 Upcoming Beauty Gurus with Deep Dark Skin

It's no secret that dark skinned women in the entertainment, fashion and beauty industry often get the short end of the stick. Social media campaigns …

I Love My Perfume & So Does Everyone Else

I am outgoing, but not exactly the genre of person who normally speaks to random people on the street; nor have I ever been the type of woman who is …

What to Buy at Target: Affordable Fashion Basics and Essentials

As die-hard fashion lovers, we're all about investing in pieces that will be a part of our wardrobes for a long time, but there are some things that every stylish girl buys on the cheap. From a perfect white tee, to the hoodie that every street-style star is rocking, these are the five fashion …

Clothing

101 Work From Home Jobs

Between technology, such as Skype, Slack, or Google Hangouts, the need to commute back and forth everyday is no longer necessary - which makes it easier to enjoy work-life balance and apply for jobs no matter where you reside.<p>Whether you're looking to join an established company, start your own …

Small Business

4 Makeup Products Every Brown Girl Should Own

I've tested a ton—and here's what really works.<p>Scoring makeup that perfectly matches your skin tone can be difficult—and as someone with darker skin, I understand that the struggle is real. Usually, the darkest color available in a regular foundation is <i>nowhere near</i> a brown girl’s actual shade—and …

Ulysses for iPhone makes me consider writing articles on my phone

I write hundreds of words every day on my phone. At first it was just emails and text messages, but now it’s also Slack conversations, notes and countless of messages of various sizes and shapes in all sorts of messaging apps. And yet, there’s one thing I’ve refrained from doing so far — writing …

10 Beauty Products That Tackle Problem Skin With Fewer Than 10 Ingredients

You read the list of ingredients in your food so you know what’s going into your body, but you also want to know the contents of the products you put on our skin. The fillers and harmful chemicals listed on the backs of your favorite beauty treatments can cause a major bout of anxiety and …

I Tried Different Meditation Apps To Ease My Anxiety

Can an app really help with anxiety?<p>I go to therapy, exercise frequently, sleep well, eat mostly healthily, and have a small prescription for Xanax in case I have a particularly bad anxious episode. But day to day, I often wonder if there's more I could be doing to manage my anxiety, and to keep …

Five Steps You Must Take Before Accepting A Job Offer

Everybody knows how stressful a job search can be and how desperately you want your job search to be over. That stress and our fear can cause us to miss obvious signals from our trusty guts. Your gut may be screaming at you “Don’t take this job — you’ll hate this job!” but you might ignore your gut …

Designer denim brands that are worth the investment

Jeans might be a second skin to most, but shopping for denim is rarely a fuss-free experience. This week we are answering all of your denim questions, from 'is the skinny jean over?' to 'what are the new labels to know?' Jeans can cost hundreds, but if you are wearing them every day is it worth the …

How your body reacts when you fall in love

Butterflies in your stomach, a racing heartbeat—you probably remember those symptoms well from your first middle school crush. As an adult, they're actually your body's subtle clues that you're falling in love (or lust, at least). At the start of a relationship, a series of truly fascinating …