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11 Skin-Care Habits to Start NOW to Get Gorgeous Skin for Years to Come

Score stunning skin for life.

Skin Care

3 Food Combos That Lead to Bloating (And What to Eat Instead!)

It's not just what you eat—it's what you eat together.<p>You know that certain foods can lead to bloating, like super salty stuff and carbonated drinks (we're looking at you, Diet Coke). But it turns out that certain food <i>combinations</i> have a similar effect. Nadya Andreeva, a certified wellness coach …

Nutrition

6 Things You Can Do At Night to De-Bloat And Promote Weight Loss

<b>Do a Nighttime Workout</b><br>You know that sweating can help you drop pounds, but you may think that exercising too close to bedtime can keep you up at night. Luckily, that's not true; a 2013 survey from the National Sleep Foundation found that active people are 56 to 67 percent more likely to say they …

5 Foods High in Probiotics That Aren't Yogurt

There are other ways to get your daily dose.<p>New research published in the journal <i>Hypertension</i> finds that people who eat probiotics usually have lower blood pressure readings than those who don't. Add it to the list of health benefits that come from consuming the live microorganisms (namely, …

Holistic Medicine

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

You'll want to load up on the citrus after you read this<p><i>By Aly Walansky for Daily Makeover</i><p>You might love lemonade and lemon chicken, but your skin and hair love lemons even more—they have an amazing range of beauty benefits. Here are some great uses for the sunny yellow fruit:<p><b>Clarifying …

Skin Care

8 Signs You Need To Be Getting More Vitamin D

This nutrient is notoriously hard to get from food—so you need to be extra vigilant and keep an eye out for these clues you may not be getting enough<p>The benefits of vitamin D, backed up by tons of research, ring loud and clear: strong bones, improved mood, even more efficient weight loss. But signs …

Weight Loss

The Weird Sign You're Perfect For Each Other

We guarantee you'll be thinking about this on your next date<p>Forget a mutual love of <i>How I Met Your Mother</i> or your eerily similar workout playlists; new research suggests that there's a better way to determine if you're soul mates, and it has to do with the way you speak. People who use the same …

Relationships

11 Tiny Life Changes That'll Bring You Major Bliss

You don't need to go on a tropical getaway to feel happier ASAP

Happiness

How a Young Girl Developed an Innovative Chemotherapy Device

Kylie Simonds, an 11-year-old girl from Connecticut, has developed a backpack-based system that enables patients to receive chemotherapy without an …

Kaley Cuoco And Ryan Sweeting Sell Their Los Angeles Home

The couple makes a move from Sherman Oaks to Tarzana<p>Actress Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting and husband Ryan Sweeting plan to stay in the Los Angeles area, but their Tuscan-inspired home, located just outside Hollywood in Sherman Oaks, has sold for $2.6 million.<p>The <i>Los Angeles Times</i> reports that the Sweeting's …

Tour Leonardo DiCaprio's New Eco-Friendly Apartment

The actor closes the deal on an ultra-green New York City pad for $10 million<p>Leonardo DiCaprio is all about going green. In addition to his Fisker Karma hybrid car, he owns two units at the eco-friendly 2 River Terrance in Battery Park City, and now he recently closed the deal on a two-bedroom, …

Step Inside Zac Posen's Manhattan Apartment

A peek into the fashion designer's eclectic SoHo home via Instagram<p>Tailored, timeless, and glamorous are just a few words to describe Zac Posen's red carpet stunners. However, the interior of his New York City home takes on a different aesthetic. Snapshots of the designer's eccentric decor can be …

Courteney Cox’s Private Retreat

See inside the star's Malibu home.<p>See inside the star's Malibu home.

9 Enviable Celebrity Kitchens

In the kitchen with Courteney Cox, Ellen DeGeneres, and more stylish stars<p>In the kitchen with Courteney Cox, Ellen DeGeneres, and more stylish stars

These 13 Plants Are Deadly — Do You Have Them at Home?

Keep your kids and pets away from these popular picks.<p>We're not saying you can't keep them. But watch pets and kids closely — they might get sick (or worse) from eating these leaves and flowers.<p><i>This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.</i>

Plants

These Are the 10 Best Android Phones of 2015

<i>This post is in partnership with Trusted Reviews. The article below was originally published at Trusted Reviews.com.</i><p>The "big four" high-end Android …

5 Nutrients You're Probably Not Getting Enough Of

Plus, how to get the recommended amounts of each<p><i>This article was written by Maya Dangerfield and repurposed with permission from Greatist</i>.<p>Unfortunately, the Standard American Diet, also known as "SAD," is, well, pretty sad. Over the last 100 years, the majority of Americans have gone from eating …

Nutrition

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Contrasting Sleeve Top

With right sides together, pin the sleeve to the shirt and sew around the arm hole with a straight stitch.

DIY Embellished Sweater

Supplies: old sweater, appliqué<p>I decided I wasn't making a New Year's project but since the day was so relaxing I made a last minute sweater. Took me …

DIY Macramé Back Bra

Supplies: tshirt<p>sports bra<p>I love this macramé back bra I created. It's great solution to wear with those open back blouses and even as a beach or …

DIY Convertible Shawl/Shrug

Supplies: one yard of fabric with stretch and drape.<p>closure<p>Great for a last minute gift, this shrug can be worn several different ways and takes a …

Tutorial: Butterfly sleeve tunic

Oh, how my tweenish daughter would love this butterfly sleeve tunic that Ashley from Make It and Love It made! Happy news for me, she shares a …

color pop split shoulder seam

Where did this split shoulder trend come from? I’m not a fan. I think it’s tacky. But all I can think is, how cool would that look with a big pop of …

Sewing

DIY Bolero (free pattern)

Hello lovely DIY’ers! Today I bring you a little surprise!! (<b>free bolero pattern</b>) Because it’s our anniversary… Yes! Today the blog celebrates its …

How To Re-fashion An Old T-shirt Step By Step DIY Tutorial Instructions

It is the season to get our your t-shirts. Wait! My shirts are too boring or out of style? Don’t worry! Here is a way to give them some extra tweak …