Elizabeth Molvarec

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A step by step, no BS guide to exactly how I paid for a year’s travel

THIS IS SOMETHING I GET ASKED CONSTANTLY. So I’m just going to tell you everything about how I afford to travel, even if it’s not cool or if it’s …

These Avocado Taco Boats Are the Perfect Addition to Your Summer Barbecue

<i>By Phil Mutz, writer at LittleThings.com</i><p>Summer is in full swing and that means I have plenty of barbecues coming up.<p>I love firing up the grill and enjoying a hamburger and hot dog with good friends. I am always looking for new recipes to try out at my summer parties. So when I saw this incredible …

The New Clear Polish That Melts Smudges: Your Chipped-Nail Situation, Solved

I’m not one for <i>actual</i> manicures. If I do get one for the everyday work week, it’s a clean-up type of job, with snipped cuticles and a file-down. If I’m feeling stellar, maybe I’ll opt for a buff. Either way, I hate the idea of polish—or rather, the process behind polish. I don’t want to fall asleep …

Coats

25 hacks that will help you get through the airport as quickly and easily as possible

Flying can be stressful, expensive, and exhausting — but it doesn't have to be.<p>We've rounded up the best tricks to make your next trip through the airport as easy as possible.<p>S ign up for TSA PreCheck or Global Entry. The US Customs and Border protection pre-approval is basically a pre-flight …

Why You Should Let Your Zodiac Sign Choose Your Next Meal

Not so long ago, adventurous eating meant a visit to the local Chinese restaurant for chow mein or an Italian café for pizza. Now, we're just as likely to go out for Indian or Thai food. International travel has opened Americans' eyes (and palates) to the delights of other countries' …

Surprise birth on Air Canada flight detailed by shocked B.C. parents

The B.C. parents of baby Chloe, who was born last weekend on an Air Canada flight to Japan, are recovering from the shock of their surprise …

Pregnancy

California Woman Gets the Shock of a Lifetime When Doctor Explains She Was Very Wrong About Her Stomach Pain Being Just Gas

She didn’t have morning sickness or the other usual symptoms that might signal a pregnancy. She chalked up her slight weight gain to bloating from lactose intolerance. The little bit of movement she figured was just gas. Her period was irregular, so missing it wasn’t unusual.<p>But when Abby Wake was …

The Most Nutritious Fruits And Vegetables

Losing fat and gaining muscle often means that the food you eat is based upon what macronutrient ratio is best for your goal. Because we're so …

Nutrition

I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant Until 2 Months Before I Gave Birth

"I was 112 pounds when I had my baby."<p>You've heard the stories about women who go to the hospital with stomach pains and come back with a baby, and you've probably been like, "How could she not have known?!"<p>It's not because they're in denial or because they don't know how sex works. Their …

11 Ways to Get Your Legs Skirt-Ready ASAP

As the weather gets warmer, we’re getting closer and closer to breaking out the sundresses and (gasp) swimsuits. Unless you live somewhere warm and tropical, this probably also means that you’re going to have to break out the shaving kit a little more frequently. And while we’re all hoping for …

‘Throwaway ticketing,’ the controversial money-saving trick that airlines don’t want you to know about

The reporter for Think Progress and author of the e-books "How To Fly For Free" and "How To Find Cheap Flights" is so good at it that he has planned a world trip that will take him more than 20,000 miles to 13 countries, all for free.<p>When Business Insider spoke with Keyes, he said one of his …

This Is The Ultimate Routine For A Perfect Work Day

You might think the perfect workday includes a promotion or a raise, or perhaps your evil boss getting fired. Sadly, such monumental events don't happen very often.<p>The good news is that there are plenty of little things you can do to improve both your productivity and your happiness if you feel …

12 Super Easy Hair Looks Every Woman Can Do in 5 Minutes

You might be lazy, but these five-minute hairstyles will make you look otherwise.<p>You might be lazy, but these hairstyles won't leave you looking that way.<p><b>1. Party-Perfect Hair:</b><p>Headed to one of your BFF's birthdays and want to kick your look up a notch? Click here to try this gorgeous glam roll …

33 Gifts The iPhone Addict In Your Life Will Want

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21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

Cleaning

22 Eyeliner Hacks To Transform Your Beauty Routine

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, never let your winged liner make you late for work again.<p><b>1) Make your eye makeup last longer by setting your eyeliner with a matching eye shadow.</b><p>First, line your eyes with a pencil liner, and then lightly dust eye shadow in the same shade on top to hold the …

Makeup

10 Amazing Airport Restaurants You Must Try

<i>By Amy Burkhardt for the Orbitz blog</i><p>Meal service on flights? All but vanished. Fortunately, travelers relying on airport meals to avoid inflight hunger fits have an ever more appealing assortment of restaurant choices. Be it a snack or a fine-dining experience you crave, here's a handful of savory …

21 Sugar Skull Makeup Creations That Are Beautiful and Haunting

Lovely.<p>Sugar skull makeup is everywhere around Dia de los Muertos, and the skill and work involved in creating many of these looks is mind-blowing. Here are some of our favorites:

Best City for Fall: Chicago

If you're not thinking of Chicago as a fall destination, you are really missing out. Sure, leaf-peeping in New England, apple picking in Michigan and laughing at the rest of the country from California are all fine fall traditions that you should go ahead and try, but don't discount Chicago.<p>From …

These Swimming Pigs Clearly Love Hamming It Up For Their Guests

Far away, in a mystical land, there's a place where wild pigs swim free.<p>In the Bahamian archipelago of Exuma, you can find the island of Big Major Cay, also known as Pig Island, where tourists can watch wild pigs swim happily in sparkling, clear water.<p>But those who can't make the trip can …

7 Fast-Fix Hacks for Fashion-Related Emergencies

It's happened to the best of us — a fashion fiasco on the way to work or while out on the town with the ladies. That's precisely why we've collected seven quick fixes for some of the most common fashion-related fumbles. (On your mark, get set, bookmark!)<p><b>1. You Scuffed Your Shoe</b>Whether you tripped …

10 Apps You Probably Never Heard Of That Employees Are Sneaking Into Work

With our tablets, smartphones and cloud services, if we need an app, we get it ourselves.<p>This is drastically different than the way work tech used to be: bought by IT, set up by IT, issued by IT and controlled by IT. You didn't like what you were given? Oh well.<p>Interestingly, this has created …

Apps

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

How to Make Crispy Fried Avocados for Tacos

1/9<p>I’ve been on a taco quest in the past couple of weeks, playing around with breakfast tacos and trying to come up with a great vegetarian taco that …

Cooking

25 Ways to Grill Chicken Better

Behold our definitive guide to grilling the best chicken of your life! With these 25 tips, tricks, and recipes, your bird will never be boring<p>Like burgers and dogs or a rack of ribs, grilled chicken is a rite of summer. Whether skewered, flattened, brined, spiced, or upended on a beer can, there …

100 of Our Favorite Grilling Recipes for (Almost) Everything

From ribs, to shrimp, to chicken, and even cheese (yep, you heard right), get grilling with these recipes!<p>Around here, summer is pretty much synonymous with grilling. We'd argue that most foods are made better by the sear of flames and smoke wafting through the air. We're talking classics like …

Cooking

Nail Art How-To: Evil Eye Mani

This mani will help ward off bad nail art.<p>You won't have to worry about warding off bad nail art while wearing this chic, evil eye mani — it has you covered. Even better: Nail artist Simcha Whitehill aka Miss Pop shows you how it's done.<p><b>1. Prep.</b> File your nails into the desired shape, push back …