Michelle Zarindast

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Is it a good time to go to Fiji now?

On 20 February 2016, Fiji was hit with the full force of Cyclone Winston, the strongest recorded storm in the country's history. The damage it wrought was considerable, but Fiji's vibrant tourism industry has bounced back quickly. With the country welcoming visitors back to its shores, now is the …

Loneliness

11 Tips When You're New to Google Apps for Education - Teacher Tech

Essential Getting Started with Google Apps<p>Google Apps for Education (GAfE) encompasses several products. Typically this starts with a branded Gmail …

Hug a Tree! 13 Author Quotes in Observance of Arbor Day

Trees precede human life on Earth by hundreds of millions of years, so let’s have a little respect, shall we? For our part, Americans have attempted to make up for lost time by celebrating Arbor Day every year since 1872 (over a million trees were estimated to have been planted in that year …

There Is No Frigate Like A Book: A Life Spent Reading

I balance books precariously, pile them high on my bedside table: fiction, memoir, children's stories, volumes of poetry, professional reading all stacked up. Too many books, no matter how many shelves my mother or husband build. I've tried and rejected the Kindle, the Nook, other electronic …

The Ultimate Guide to This Summer's Science Fiction and Fantasy TV

Summer always feels so full of things we should be doing, and yet, when there’s so much new television, why should we even bother to leave the house? …

TV

10 iconic quotes from Shakespeare's most famous plays!

As a mark of celebration of Shakespeare's 400th death anniversary, here are some of the most popular quotes from his works that lived on for …

William Shakespeare

11 Prince Quotes That’ll Make You Love Him Even More

In memory of Prince, who died Thursday at 57.

10 Literary Quotes That Perfectly Capture Parenthood

Once upon a time, in a far away land I used to read...books...novels...classics.<p>Flap to flap, I could finish a good one in a single sitting. Nowadays, in the full-on troughs of parenting a food-averse toddler and sleep-averse baby, I read only a couple of pages (mostly, and sadly, parenting books) …

The Best Quotes from Time Magazine's 18 Most Influential Artists of 2016

This week Time Magazine revealed their 2016 list of '100 Most Influential People.' Included are 23 "Pioneers," 15 "Titans," 18 "Artists," 31 "Leaders," and 13 "Icons." Featured here are the best quotes from today's 18 most influential artists.<p>1. <b>Priyanka Chopra</b><i>, Actor, "A star rising higher."</i><p>"I …

10 Motivational Quotes to Start Your Monday Off the Right Way

Get inspired by the ideas of others to start this week off the right way.<p>Do you need a little inspiring motivation to start the day?<p><b>Here are 10 motivational quotes about success from some of my favorite people to help you off on the right foot:</b><p>"Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in …

Motivation

11 Quotes To Inspire and Motivate You In Your Search For Love

Whenever I'm feeling bored, uninspired, and unmotivated in my life, I turn to quotes. Sometimes they give me just what I need to stop making excuses and feeling sorry for myself. Quotes feed us in this way; they become life mottoes, words we rely on when we need perspective and to help push us out …

6 Quick and Easy Summer Hairstyles

Hairstylist Jawara Wauchope came up with six supercool styles that'll get your hair off of your face—and out of the way of any summer plans.<p>If You Have 5 Minutes:<p><b>Knotted ponytail</b><p>If you can tie your shoes, you can create this easy knotted ponytail—promise.<p><i>On Rozanne Verduin: See by Chloé</i> …

The Uncertainty Of The Teen Years

I yelled.<p>And once I started I couldn’t stop. My voice ricocheted like bullets all over the room. I had tripped the safety and that trigger was hot. …

Here's Why Some People Are Mad About the Latest M.A.C. Collection

Plus the secret to French girl beauty, why one of your eyebrows is better than the other, and what the Spice Girls' "Wannabe" is really about.<p>Not everyone is happy about the latest M.A.C. collection. [Mic]<p>Prince George wore a tiny bathrobe to meet the Obamas, and it was adorable. [Elle]<p>This South …

My 3 Favorite Products in All of Sephora

I think we all share a love of Sephora. It's the only high-end makeup store that carries <i>that</i> many brands in one location - it's beyond amazing. BUT, …

The Golden Hour

No makeup, no problem

DIY Home Decor Projects - 267 Easy and Crafty Ideas

DIY home decor crafts are fun but making something that will actually have decor value may be a bigger challenge than you’ve anticipated. Indeed, …

Home

How To Craft Your Perfect Selling Story

When speaking with a client, simply referring to your previous work, however successful, is not enough. You should be able to work those events into a compelling narrative that engages your audience, both rationally, and emotionally. Perfecting your sales story allows you to connect with your …

Selling

The 5 Best Hair Straightening Brushes You Can Use Instead of Flatirons

When you want to flatten and straighten your hair into a smooth and glossy finish, hair straightening brushes (a.k.a. hot brushes) are your best friend. If you're into straight hairstyles, these magical plug-in brushes are a must-have. When you're short on time, hair straightening brushes are a …

Recreate These Flawless Disney Princess Hairstyles for Prom

When it comes to prom, who doesn’t want their night to play out like a fairytale? Or at least a scene from <i>She’s All That?</i> And while we’re old enough to get the distinction between real life and fantasy, we think your night should have a touch (or two) of fairytale magic. Once you’ve found the prom …

Lego Minecraft Village Playset Grows Your Minecraft World Larger

Jason Lazarus April 20, 2016 797<p>Some things are timeless, like legos, they will always be remembered because of how ‘fun’ they are to play with. Much …

Is She a Friend or a Frenemy?

Beautiful relationships with friends are one of the great loves that make life worth living. I realised far too recently how important it is to be reflective about what a friend means to me. It doesn't work to assume that people are automatically 'friends' just because you hang out with them. I …

Among America’s Hottest Hotels, What’s Old is New Again

The latest hotel entrepreneurs are taking over long-standing buildings, giving new openings a sense of history.<p>For a while there, it seemed like …

Raising the Bar: An Overview of Wristwatch Quality Standards

<i>“If I tell you I’m a good guy, you might not believe me,” says Mauro Maggiore, International Training Coordinator at Omega, “but if someone else tells you that, you’re more likely to.”</i><p>Maggiore isn’t trying to win friends. He’s using the metaphor to explain Omega’s Master Chronometer certification, …

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