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6 Daily Habits That Detox Your Body

The way we see it, you can expel the excess weight and toxins in one of two ways: Go on a juice cleanse or detox diet that will likely drive you …

Wellness

29 Wall Decoration Ideas That Only Look Expensive

Budget- and renter-friendly ideas from the window to the wall.

8 Wedding Ideas to Steal for Your Next Dinner Party

Take all that Pinterest inspiration and throw a glamorous party any day.<p>Take all that Pinterest inspiration and throw a glamorous party any day.

24 DIY Father's Day Gifts He'll Actually Want

DIYs for dearest dad.

22 Tricks To Solving The Biggest Summer Hair Problems

From scalp sunburn to frizz, how to protect your hair this season.<p><b>If you don't have time to dry your hair after you wash it...</b><p><b>1)</b> <b>Tie it in a chic double-knot bun.</b> This might be hard to master with dry hair but it's really simple when your hair is wet and slick. Put your wet hair in a high pony and …

50 Quotes to Inspire Your Day

5 Easy DIY Tips You Really Need To Try

A roundup of great DIY questions we've answered in recent editions of the BuzzFeed DIY newsletter.

This One Simple Thing Can Make Your Life Much Better

Many people have written to me saying they love all the research on bettering themselves but need that first step on how to shoehorn it in to their …

University of Pennsylvania

10 Benefits of Reading: Why You Should Read Every Day

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

The Outfit Combo You Can Wear on Repeat This Summer

We have Giorgi Tordini and Gilda Ambrosio–the masterminds behind Attico—to thank for this summer's coolest outfit combination. Ever since the Italian …

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DIY Sneak Peek: Brit Morin's Gadget-Charging Nightstand

Charge your phone overnight without any cords with this genius DIY from Brit Morin's upcoming book, Homemakers.<p>Materials<p>Wooden nightstand<p>Velcro ® brand tape<p>Wireless charging mat<p>Router<p>E6000 glue<p>Directions<p><b>Step 1:</b> Turn your nightstand or table upside down. This is where you'll be attaching the …

Wireless Charging

The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Nothing is worse than lying awake at night, willing your brain to shut down so you can rest. Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we’ve all …

6 New Color Combos That Work All Over the House

Experiment with these designer-recommended palettes.<p>If you're staring down a white room and a whole deck of paint chips, picking the colors can be a daunting task. Arm yourself with these designers' no-fail color pairings and brighten up any space.<p>As a general rule of thumb, Taniya Nayak, interior …

18 Dresses (and Jumpsuits!) to Wear to a Summer Wedding

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 …

Clothing

Loonie ends slightly lower as markets await rate news

The Canadian dollar closed lower Monday amid generally quiet trading as U.S. markets were closed for the Memorial Day holiday and traders looked ahead to the Bank of Canada's next announcement on interest rates.The loonie dropped 0.15 of a cent to 96.74 cents (U.S.).<p>The Bank of Canada makes its …

Lazy Girl's Summer Beauty Guide

I can admit, summer brings out a case of the beauty laziness in me. Who wants to spend countless hours blow drying their hair and applying a full …

12 Big Ideas for Small Space Home Offices

It’s a fact of life that grows truer by the minute: Less <i>is</i> more. And as our eco-minded generation downsizes to tinier spaces, our options for furnishing and decorating our homes shrink right along with our square footage. We’ve figured out how to adapt our lives, our kitchens and even our washing …

Small Spaces

31 Quotes To Inspire You To Live For Meaning Instead Of Money

Sumaiya Kabir<p>Writer Read full profile<p>Is money everything that you need to make you happy? This young generation, more famously known as the …

A Shabby Chic Kitchen Gets a Bright Modern Makeover

Clearly, less can be more.<p>There was nothing wrong with the original green cabinets in this sunny kitchen, but when blogger Vanessa from The Vintage Whites Market wanted a change, stripping the paint was an obvious solution.<p>"I loved that cabinet for its color and chippiness and unique look," she …

The seven most common sleep problems

About a third of those getting less sleep than they need struggle to fall asleep in the first place, says Dr Neil Stanley, an independent sleep …

Stylish DIY Storage Ideas to Keep Your Home Ultra Neat

Get ready to feel like you’ve wandered into your own Pinterest board. These DIY storage ideas make organizing affordable and aesthetically pleasing. Win win.<p>A sturdy pegboard base accented with Day-Glo Plexiglas proves perfectly suited for sorting mail, displaying photos, and storing small items.

Storage Ideas

Swap tea and smoothies for more water to beat fatigue, say experts

It is 'not enough' to rely on tea, coffee and soft drinks, experts say, as data show poor drinking habits are putting strain on the NHS<p>Smoothies and health drinks have become so popular that people are drinking less water without realising and then crowding GP surgeries with complaints of fatigue, …

New Study Says a Working Mom Is a Plus for Kids

My wife just forwarded me this article from <i>The New York Times</i>, "Mounting Evidence of Advantages for Children of Working Mothers."<p>It arrived in my inbox, not with the usual jaunty ping, but a rather dull thud, like it was carrying a weight that had previously been on her shoulders.<p>My response was to …

28 DIYs You Need for Your First Apartment

May is here and that means it’s time for graduation, moving on and possibly moving into your first apartment. As a recent grad (congrats, Huskies 2015!), I picked up my stuff, moved across the country and started a job at Brit + Co (ahem, we are hiring!). It was a bit intimidating but also …