Michelle Taylor

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Cosmo and Positive Body Image: When a Stopped Clock Is Right

I'm not a <i>Cosmopolitan</i> reader. I've rather aged out of their target readership, the words "'rents" and "vacay" set my teeth on edge, and I know plenty of ways to <i>Make Him Moan</i> that I've learned the fun way. There are endless reasons to leave it on the magazine rack: heterocentrism; excellent …

How To Be Happy—Right Now

It's the universal quest. And it might be way easier to embrace than you think.<p><b>1. Be nice to yourself.</b> "Sometimes the biggest bully you know is you," says Gabrielle Bernstein, author of the New York Times bestseller <i>May Cause Miracles</i>. "Every thought is an affirmation either lifting you up or …

14 Cozy Winter Buys Worth Some Serious Cuddle Time

While we so desperately wish Mother Nature would get her act together and give us just <i>one</i> slightly warmer day, reality is, it's just not going to …

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Women's denim: seven different looks – in pictures

January is hard enough as it is – so it's easiest if you make as little effort as possible and stay as comfortable as you can. Opt for denim as your everyday staple on these cold winter days. Whether it's a casual denim shirt or boyfriend-cut jeans, pull on your blue jeans, slip into snuggly …

What French Women Know About Getting Dressed That American Women Don't

If you've ever been to France, chances are you made an observation that the French dress quite differently than Americans do. It's not what they're wearing per se -- it seems like sneakers and pink coats are popular everywhere these days -- but <i>how</i> they're wearing the trends.<p>The French might say it …

16 of the 'Must-have' Items in a Woman's Wardrobe

<i>This answer originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>Answer by Carolyn Cho, works in fashion</i><p>Every woman is different, but I do believe there's a standard set of 16 pieces that make it easy for an active, practical woman to look effortlessly chic and modern.<p>The key regarding each of the pieces on this list is …

How technology is changing our likes and loves

We take our iPads to bed and check Facebook on holiday - but at what cost? Experts reveal the effects of technology on our relationships, and what it could mean for the future<p>Once upon a time, we worried about how much television we watched. It would destroy our relationships, stop us communicating …

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The Big Chill-Out: How Meditation Can Help With Everything

Changing the way your genes express themselves, coaxing you to actually understand yourself, and finally letting you really relax: Meditation is well worth getting familiar with.<p><i>Are tweets, statuses, pins, pokes, and pixels dominating your life? This week, as part of our #unplug series, we’re</i> …

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