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E.L.F. Cosmetics Collaborator Iris Beilin's 10 Most Magical Makeup Tutorials on YouTube

Exciting news: E.L.F. Cosmetics teamed up with Panamanian-born beauty influencer Iris Beilin to create a stunning lip palette, aptly dubbed Mis Amores ($10).<p>Ahead of the bound-to-be-coveted product's Jan. 24 release in stores and online (mark your calendars!), we're taking a look back at some of …

Basic French Toast Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

10 Affordable Fashion Sites You Probably Haven't Heard Of Yet

For when you've got Zara and H&M fatigue.<p>We’ve all been there before: the sheer excitement over an inexpensive, on-trend find at Zara only to discover that a million other women have already scooped up the same exact item. When it comes to affordable fashion finds, the options can sometimes seem …

29 Compliments Your Kids Need to Hear From You

Among the growing list of things that your kids need from you every day, both physically and emotionally, is to feel loved, valued, and special. Even though some parents are always oozing with compliments for their kiddos while others are worrying that they're praising their kids too much, children …

Apple-Cinnamon Bostock (The Ultimate French Toast)

And this apple-cinnamon version is here for your breakfast<p>Make the frangipane: In a food processor, add 1 cup almonds and the sugar and pulse until …

Char Your Vegetables for More Flavorful Salsa and Chili

There are those weeknights when I'm happy to come home and whip up a relatively complicated dinner—something like a lasagna or an eggplant Parmesan—but on most nights, I want something as quick and straightforward as possible. That means quesadillas are in regular weeknight rotation at my house. …

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Negotiate "Allowance Contracts" With Your Kids to Teach Them About Money

The sooner we learn about money, the more time we have to develop solid financial habits. An allowance is a good opportunity to teach kids how money …

15 Awesome DIY Ways to Organize Your Kids Rooms

When it comes to keeping your kids organized, the task can become nearly all consuming. Little kids (or kids of any age, really- we weren’t exactly …

A Mindfulness Expert Reveals How to Calm Your Mind in Just 10 Minutes a Day

We live in a busy world, filled with constant distractions. Our minds are always “on” and we’re always doing something.<p>But when was the last time you …

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

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These parents explained periods to their kids, and yep, it's as awkward as it sounds

We were about to invite you to join us in some good, old-fashioned period talk, but instead, let’s sit back and watch these parents explain periods …

How to quit sugar this year: 'It's a lifestyle change, not a diet'

Week four is when most people experience a crash, and mine is monumental. But by week six, I’ve come through the other side<p>• From getting stronger to writing that novel – how to achieve your goal<p>It’s Monday night, and I’m clutching an eight-pack of mini Kellogg’s cereals in the queue of my local …

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The case for eliminating sugar. All of it.

Gary Taubes argues in a new book that sugar is toxic and should be consumed as often as tobacco. As in, never.<p>For years, the conventional wisdom about diet has been that we get fat because we eat too many calories.<p>Gary Taubes, the enfant terrible of nutrition writing, has long been making the case …

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Timeless Classic: Chocolate Espresso Coffee Cake

Instructions<p>Preheat oven to 325-degrees and butter and dust with cocoa powder a 6-cup fluted tube pan or bundt pan.<p>Sift flour, cocoa powder, baking …

Croissant Bread Pudding Is the Ultimate Brunch Win

If you're hosting brunch this weekend, promise me you'll stop at your local bakery and pick up some croissants today. Leave them out to get a little …

The 24 Best Cookbooks of 2016 | Epicurious.com

Meathead: The Science of Great Barbecue and Grilling<p><b>By Meathead Goldwyn with Greg Blonder, Ph.D.</b> Along with the history and lore of barbecue comes …

How to Find Affordable Furniture That Doesn't Look Cheap

IKEA is the fast-fashion retailer of home decorating: inexpensive, surprisingly stylish, but instantly recognizable in every picture you see. …

10 Bakeries Every Cupcake Lover Should Visit

Cupcakes are possibly the prettiest little self-contained desserts available (and the fact that you can order them by the dozen isn't bad either). In …

Beauty

It's gonna get sappy up in here.<p>Author:<p>December 30, 2016<p>Here's your place to come talk about hair, makeup, nails, skincare whatever/whenever you feel …

Money Doesn't Grow On Trees: Financial Basics For Your Kids

When your young kids are nagging for something they want, do you ever say, “Money doesn’t grow on trees”? If you do, you are like most parents, who become frustrated about the fact that kids just seem to think that money magically appears and that it is not connected with your hard work.<p>After you …

Makeup Tips, Tutorials, Trends & How-To's

Makeup Tips<p>Learn how to contour, strobe, and apply eyeshadow looks like a pro. Makeup tips, tutorials, and step-by-step how-tos helping you master …

OMG this chocolate crepe cake needs to be the next thing you bake

When we say let them eat cake, we’re not trying to give anyone a history lesson. What we <i>are</i> referring to is this recipe for chocolate crepe cake, …

Green Velvet Cupcakes | Marsha's Baking Addiction

Green Velvet Cupcakes<p>Yields: 12 - 14 cupcakes<p>Calories: 465 kcal<p>Deliciously moist and fluffy green vanilla cupcakes topped with a cream cheese …

50 Red Carpet Style Moments in 2016 You Definitely Freaked Out Over

You never <i>really</i> know what to expect on the red carpet of an event. You just hope to see some amazing outfits on your favorite Hollywood stars because once you do, you'll remember them forever. Take Claire Danes's light-up dress at the Met Gala or Leslie Jones wearing Christian Siriano to the</b> …

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We now know the makeup Lorelai and Rory wore in "Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life" and we're going to buy it all

<i>Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life</i> has been on Netflix for a few weeks now and it seems we’ve analyzed every angle of it — from Rory’s terrible …

Pastry Cream - Cook's Illustrated | Cook's Illustrated

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Let's Talk About Your Vagina

It's something that we don't normally talk about, but a topic that us women need to get comfortable with a little more... and that's our vagina and …