Mel Laracy

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Cristiano Ronaldo’s Insane Workout Could Be Your Ticket To Explosive Strength & Endurance

We can't all be blessed with Cristiano Ronaldo's looks and arrogance confidence (if you were that good you'd be prissy and inscrutable too). We can, …

Make This Cucumber Salad for Easy Summer Lunches

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i> <i>column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.</i><p>I …

Recipes

6 Signs Your House Is in Trouble, According to a Home Inspector

We don’t mean to scare you… well, actually we do. We sat down with longtime home inspector Reuben Saltzman, and he told us much of the damage he’s …

The Co-Founder of NYC's Trendiest Yoga Studio Shows Us 3 Big Mistakes She Sees

Sky Ting Yoga’s Chloe Kernaghan demonstrates how to get your flow on the right way.<p>Before settling onto the mat in your next yoga class, it’s …

Yoga

21 Paleo Chicken Recipes So You’re Not Making the Same Thing Every Week

Whether you’re just starting out on Paleo or have been a certified caveman for some time now, you know that the diet involves saying goodbye to …

16 Chinese-Inspired Recipes That Are on Your Paleo Diet

Let’s face it: Being on a diet sucks sometimes. Especially when you’re craving that amazing orange chicken from your favorite Chinese takeout joint. …

Paleo Diet

Banana Bread Tiramisu Recipe

Amazingly delicious banana bread tiramisu! In general, this dessert does keep well for several days, but if you intend to serve them several days …

Shrimp Pad Thai

Put the noodles in a large bowl and cover with cold water. Set aside until pliable and al dente, 45 to 60 minutes. Drain well.<p>Meanwhile, make the …

21 Delicious Keto Snacks That'll Convince You to Try the Diet Out

You might not know the ins and outs of the ketogenoc diet, but you've probably heard of it or seen it hashtagged on one of your social feeds. The …

Low-Carb Asian Chopped Salad Recipe With Garlic-Ginger Chicken

Salads and satisfying usually don’t go in the same sentence. But this Asian chopped salad is packed with protein from grilled garlic-ginger chicken, …

Recipes

This Flavorful Buddha Bowl Is Exactly What Your Post-Workout Routine Needs

Buddha bowls seem to be the new hype all over Instagram. They are supercolorful, full of macronutrients and micronutrients, and they're delicious. If you haven't heard of a Buddha bowl before, it's basically a bowl piled so high with all your favorite foods that it looks like a belly. They also …

Recipes

3 Sauces Every Home Cook Should Know How to Make

Forget store-bought. These essential seafood sauces are not only whipped up with everyday pantry staples, they enhance the flavor of some of our …

Before & After: We Can't Believe This Isn't Real Marble

Marble is as pricey as it is gorgeous, but there's no real substitute for it, right? If you want the look of marble, you'll just have to save up …

Countertops

10 Pinterest Home Trends That Will Be Everywhere in 2018

Is 2018 going to be the year you finally redecorate your home? Whether you want to completely redo your interior or just add a few updated touches to one room, there are certain home decor trends that are going to be huge in the coming months. Get ready to see spa bathrooms and bone inlay …

Interior Design

Tartine's Pizza Dough

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>Chad Robertson's Tartine Pizza/Pita dough recipe as published in NY Times Cooking. Makes 8 311g dough balls. Very good and easy to do. I find I get a nice blistery crust, good raise, and it holds up well to toppings. I use an Uuni 2s pizza oven which works a treat and will cook the …

Recipes

The One Product You Should Stop Using To Get Rid Of Under Eye Bags, According To A Dermatologist

Whether it be from stress, poor diet or lack of sleep, under eye bags are bound to happen to us all at some point. Under eye bags, which appear as …

The One Food You Should Be Eating Every Day for Healthier Skin

It's no secret that what we put into our bodies can manifest on our faces—a diet high in sugar and refined carbs will likely result in acne, while a …

This female industrial engineer built a $65 million business convincing customers natural skincare isn’t ‘hippie sh-t’

Tata Harper had no prior beauty industry experience; now retails eponymous beauty line for up to $265 a pop at Sephora and Neiman Marcus<p>For Tata …

Skin Care

9 Mind-Blowing Food Party Rings

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Cooking

The natural treatments for dry skin conditions that actually work

When Kim Kardashian wept over her psoriasis diagnosis on <i>Keeping up with the Kardashians,</i> those of you who struggle with the same skin condition—or …

How to get the perfect red carpet ponytail in 5 easy steps

And look much chicer than you did in your school days<p>Ponytails are a perma-trend in terms of hair, but recently the high and tight look has overtaken …

Magnetic Eyelashes are Terrifying But I Tried Them

Everyone loves a party hat! Everyone, but no one more than my eyelids, which have been deprived of fun ever since I was 16 and used blue eyeshadow to …

The Toothbrushes That'll Give You The Best Smile Of Your Life

Brushing our teeth is a chore comparable to washing the dishes. We do it because we have to, because we know that if we don't, it'll lead to …

Walmart Has Big News For Anyone Who Shops Its Beauty Section

When was the last time you fully read — and <i>understood</i> — the ingredients list on the back of a face cleanser or body wash? It's hard to decipher, …

Skin Care

15 Soups to Make in the Slow Cooker and Eat All Week Long

After a steamy summer of living without soup (besides the occasional gazpacho), the cooler days of September immediately bring a serious craving for …

21 Slow Cooker Recipes That'll Inspire You To Pull Out The Crock Pot

Comfort food at its easiest.<p>People who own a slow cooker know that this kitchen appliance is truly great. No other appliance can cook you dinner while you’re at work, and reward you with the sweet smell of a delicious meal when you walk through the door.<p>And that’s not all. This appliance is also a …

The Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe Is Dairy-Free

<b>Brown the chicken under the broiler.</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat the broiler to high. Place the chicken on a rimmed baking …

Slow Cookers

Land and Site Development Cost: What to Expect Buying Developing Land

How much does it cost to develop land for building, and what is involved? This guide to residential site development costs outlines the processes …

Home Improvement

20 Things That Homeowners Should Do Annually, but Don't

Taking care of a house is a lot of work, and often important tasks get put off or forgotten. But looking after your home can save you money and grief …

Home Ownership