Raquel Respaldiza

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17 Of The Best Things Under $10 To Buy At Sephora

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19 One-Pan Recipes That Cut Your Meal-Prep Time in Half

Putting together a week’s worth of food in advance saves time and is pretty much the responsible thing to do. But it can also make for a serious mess …

Healthy Eating

Burn Fat and Build Muscle With This Full-Body Cardio Workout

This 30-minute workout offers the best of both worlds, mixing fat-burning cardio with muscle-building strength training. And isn't that really what we want out of a sweat sesh to get leaner and stronger? Best of all, you don't need any equipment for the workout. So what are you waiting for? Press …

Aerobic Exercise

What I wish I knew before buying a rental property

With 1,300 square feet, a few nice-sized bedrooms, and an open kitchen and living room, our first "starter home" was practically perfect for us.<p>And since we had moved there from a one-bedroom apartment with only two windows and a total of 500 square feet, it practically felt like a mansion to …

17 Cheat Sheets If You're Vegetarian Or Vegan

Or if you're just trying to eat (or spend!) a little less on meat and dairy.

Healthy Eating

13 dinner meals that will take you less than 30 minutes to make

We get it — you’re a busy woman who runs the world. But you’re only human, which means you get hungry every now and again and you don’t have the time …

Healthy Eating

The Top All-Inclusive Resorts in the U.S. Virgin Islands

No passport or bill shock? Sign us up.<p>Craving a spur-of-the-moment weekend trip? You don’t need a passport to head to the U.S. Virgin Islands, making …

The 7 Best Things to Eat and Drink After Your Workout

You can do better than a Snickers bar.<p>Hitting the gym is just half the battle. Can't seem to put on more muscle? Too exhausted to come back the next day? Can't knock off the flab around your midsection? Chances are, the problem isn't your fitness routine—it's what's on your plate. Below, seven …

Sweet Potatoes

Low Carb Italian, Chinese and Mexican Recipe Roundup!

As you can tell by glancing at this month's menu, my crock pot will be getting a workout! February kicked off my half marathon training and I just …

Here's What to Do if You Want to Quit Your Job and Travel

Or have a giant wedding, or any other majorly expensive goal!<p>We make a ton of small financial decisions every day. Do you buy a $10 salad for lunch or brown-bag it? Should you move out on your own or get a roommate? Your little decisions will be smarter (and stress you out less) if you set some …

34 of the Prettiest Pieces of Jewelry to Wear on Valentine’s Day

Between crafting the perfect card, curating a killer date night outfit and putting together dinner plans, Valentine’s Day involves some actual effort. And if you’re a self-identified lazy girl, that can be a major bummer (’cause hello — effortless is what you’re all about). Brace yo’ self, because …

Earrings

50 Tax Deductions You Didn't Know About

From home renovation deductions to hobby expenses.<p>Tax deductions reduce your taxable income by accounting for expenses you’ve incurred. The IRS …

Inside-Out Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe

"In my humble opinion, this crispy, crunchy, cheesy masterpiece is the ultimate grilled cheese sandwich. Make sure you follow some basic rules for …

How to Recover From New Year's Eve with the Ultimate Hash Browns

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

The best books we read in 2015 - Vox

  <p><i>Words of Radiance</i> by Brandon Sanderson (fiction)<p>I spend my day writing about conflicts — like the war in Syria — that are vicious, depressing, and defined mostly by the lack of good guys and good options. <i>Words of Radiance</i>, a wonderfully detailed story of good versus evil and the second book in …

Hungover and Cooking Brunch? Here's Your Savior

Step one: Cure that hangover.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, Susie confesses her struggle through New Year's Eve brunch prep while hungover to associate food editor Rick Martinez. Here’s</i> …

Flavors

15 Life Changing Beauty Products You Need

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Best BBQ in the American South

A 2,500-mile, three-week road trip across the American South in search of this vast and varied region's best BBQ turned out to be one of the smartest -- and tastiest -- travel ideas I've ever had. A heaping helping of delectable local culture at every stop was all but ensured alongside the …

North Carolina

6 Hot Winter Outfits to Wear on a First Date

First dates are nerve-wracking enough without throwing style into the equation. A thousand thoughts go through your head during those pre-date hours, like “What if we run out of things to talk about?,” “What if this person is boring?,” and, of course, “What the heck am I going to wear?” Pulling …

Clothing

Photographer Travels the World to Capture the Diversity of Beauty in 37 Different Countries

Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc is on a mission to capture portraits of women from every country in the world in order to shed light on the beauty that exists everywhere. A little over two years ago, at the age of 27, Noroc quit her job, withdrew all her life savings, and embarked on an …

6 Cold Weather-Ready Outfits to Rock at the Office

40 hours of your week — maybe more — are spent tied to your desk. And that’s exactly why you shouldn’t let dress codes get you down. Your workweek attire should be just as on-point and comfortable as your off-the-clock duds — definitely <i>not</i> stiff, stuffy and personality-free. You’ve probably been …

Clothing

Forget Red + Green: 11 Unexpected Color Combos to Rock Now

While the colder months are synonymous with a lot of sartorial choices — marled sweaters, fair isle everything, sparkle + shine — dark and moody need not be your only standby colors. There are plenty of other hues that feel just as seasonal, and we’re not talking red and green. Think outside the …