Nina Malek

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5 Foods That Belong On Your Skin and Hair

Some of the best beauty treatments you can buy are probably already in your kitchen.<p>Oh, the lengths people go for beauty. Whether it’s banking on a small-batch botanical serum or booking a celebrity-endorsed facial months in advance, the game of looking and feeling good is often hard-fought and …

Lemon and Rosemary Olive Oil Cake [Vegan]

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30 Must-Try Vegan Recipes That are Making People Drool All Over Their Laptops and Phones

Stop whatever you’re doing and pay attention, because it’s time to look at food. Not just any food, but some of the best food that you will ever …

12 Under-$50 Fragrances That Smell Like A Million Bucks

Carrie Underwood once sang, "I can tell by the smell of that perfume, it's like 40 dollars too cheap." <i>Burn</i>. Most of us hear "cheap perfume" and think …

facebook 10k GIVEAWAY! [CLOSED]

I’m still trying to wrap my head around the number 10,000, but there <i>are</i> indeed 10,000 followers on Budget Byte’s Facebook page! Pretty unbelievable, …

KFC 'original secret recipe' found in scrapbook

A relative of Colonel Harland Sanders, the man behind Kentucky Fried Chicken, claims he has unearthed the original recipe for the fast food’s secret …

Amazon launches a free cloud-based screenwriting app

Amazon has unveiled Storywriter, a free cloud-based tool for writing movie and TV screenplays in standard format that’s suitable for users of all skill levels.<p>Storywriter includes a number of useful features such as automatically formatting your text while you type, auto-saving and …

6 Craft Beer Stores Hiding in Airports

From Anchorage to Boise, these airports are stocked with the best souvenirs: local beer and booze.<p>You know the feeling: You’re rushing to your gate and realize you forgot to buy a souvenir for the person meeting you at baggage claim. Dread and desperation. All around you are cheap state flag shot …

20 Of The Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.<p>Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.

How To Get Lots Of Protein As A Vegan

And no, it doesn't involve eating a daily block of tofu.<p>Fully loaded vegan burritos. (Photo: James Ransom)<p>At some point or another, every vegan will be asked what he or she does for protein. It's a fact of life, as inevitable as daylight savings or taxes. It doesn't tend to be a popular question …

Healthy Eating

The government's new dietary guidelines ignite a huge food industry backlash

So much of the agriculture and food industry is affected by the release of the federal government's dietary guidelines every five years that it's natural to expect them to keep a close eye on the results.<p>The 2015 guidelines, which are currently in preparation by the Departments of Agriculture and …

If We Treated Other Public Health Issues The Way The Pro-Gun Crowd Treats Shootings

Because saying, "Guns don't kill people. People kill people," isn't good enough.<p>President Barack Obama's address to the nation on Thursday, hours after a gunman rampaged through a community college in Roseburg, Oregon, was the 15th time he has delivered remarks about a mass shooting during his …

Quit Baking! 50 Fabulous Raw Vegan Desserts You Need in Your Life … NOW

Maybe you’ve been thinking about eating healthier and lighter raw foods but don’t know where to begin? Or maybe you’re just tired of using the oven, …

5 Clever Decorating Ideas for Small Apartments

Get some inspiration for your small space!<p>Meet Giselle Gyalzen, owner of one of San Francisco's most coveted shops, Rare Device. When it comes to decor, Gieselle has turned great style into a science. Both her Divisadero and Noe Street store locations -- known for their signature colorful and …

Small Spaces

Science has created the perfect tomato — but grocery stores refuse to sell it

The Garden Gem won't bruise during shipping, it resists many of the major diseases that regularly decimate tomato crops, and it is a flesh-producing powerhouse, turning out up to 22 pounds of tomatoes per plant, which is as productive as the best modern cultivars.<p>But there is one aspect in which …

Tomatoes

Kim Kardashian's Latest Photos Are Dirt-Rolling, Leotard-Wearing Oddities

Whatever's going on here, this is fascinating.<p>A fashion spread starring Kim Kardashian and Kanye West is, by default, a thing to behold—but there's something extra bizarre about their latest shoot. In a special issue of <i>System</i> magazine shot by Juergen Teller (who also appears in the spread) and …

10 Ideas to Steal from English Cottage Gardens

The best cottage gardens look like they planted themselves. They didn’t, of course. But the design principles they follow are simple.<p>The English …

500 Calorie Diet - How To Embark On The 500 Calorie Diet

Here's how to do the 500 calorie diet. Our body has different calorie requirements. The calories determine how much energy our body can transform so …

10 Cruelty-Free Beauty Products for Oily Skin

If you are anything like me, you find yourself awkwardly googling brand names in the middle of Ulta (Walgreens, Target, Nordstrom, etc, etc), trying to make sure they don't test on animals. This process is not made any easier when you have grabbed 7 bottles (pots, creams, lotions, concealers, etc), …

Oily Skin

Landscape Ideas: 9 Flowers to Add Color to a Garden

For gardeners who crave color–and really, who among us is immune?–the sudden decline from a giddy, glorious springtime into the dusty doldrums of …

3 Natural Ingredients That Clean (Almost) Anything in Your House

What includes a sprig of mint, a twist of citrus, and packs a real punch in every room of the house? Here's a hint: It's better suited to a spray bottle than a cocktail glass.<p>We're talking about DIY all-natural household cleaners, of course -- the kind that side-step harsh fumes and chemicals in …

Cleaning

Avoid Common Gardening Mistakes - Organic Gardening

Just as there’s no such thing as a perfect garden, there’s no perfect <i>gardener</i> either. We all make mistakes, but, in doing so, we learn which ones …

Gardening