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The Simple Science Behind Weight Loss

There are thousands of diet plans out there with lots of different approaches to achieving the same goal: trim the fat.<p>Are there universal truths about weight loss that we can all learn? The answer is yes. There is an undeniable science behind the process of losing weight, and it all boils down to …

19 DIY Jewelry Tutorials {how to make beautiful jewelry}

<b>DIY Jewelry</b> that are <b>fun things to make</b> as home made presents. These <b>DIY Jewelry</b> tutorials include pictured instructions on how to make earrings, …

You're Smarter Than You Think

How many ordinary moments are there in any given day for applying our minds to an exploration of the here and now? Each instant is an invitation to deepen mindfulness and learn; all it takes is pausing and asking.<p>"I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing." -- Socrates<p>History …

Pedagogy

ESPY Awards: The Red Carpet Readies for Caitlyn Jenner

At this year's ESPYs, Caitlyn Jenner will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. NBC's Hallie Jackson reports on the anticipation - and the controversy.

Two Tests to Predict How Long You Might Live

Over the past couple of years, I have blogged about the "sit-to-rise test," a simple way to help predict how long you might live. Several people have let me know they don't like that test for one reason or another, and wanted to know if there are any other tests that might be useful as predictors …

Mortality

Want Health? You Can't Get There From Here

In the name of "getting healthier," a lot of people use short-term strategies in an attempt to address their long-term goals. They eat shakes and bars; eliminate entire food groups; weigh, measure, count, and log everything they eat and every step they take; avoid parties, birthday cake, and …

Diets

Kissing Frogs and the Conscious Breakup

A piece of dating... everyone wants to avoid... The BREAKUP. It's part of why women "hate to date." It's painful, your dreams get shattered, and the path you thought you were on now looks unclear.<p>It is not pretty and no amount of cashew milk ice cream and <i>Law and Order</i> reruns can fix a broken heart. …

Comedians

10 Excellent Excuses to Wear Orange This Summer

After spotting orange on the likes of Kylie Jenner, Gigi Hadid, and Olivia Palermo, we began to give the citrus hue some serious thought. Is orange …

Prince William on Princess Charlotte: "She Has Been a Little Joy of Heaven"

Here's more proof that Prince William is one adorable dad. Yesterday, the on-the-go royal stopped to chat with reporters before starting his first …

This Is What Kim Kardashian Wears to Go Bowling

Strike! If you've ever wondered what Kim Kardashian wears when she goes bowling, now you know. The expectant star was snapped on a family outing to a …

Chewbeads's New Necklaces Are So Cute, Your Little Ones Will Eat Them Up

My, they grow up so fast: Chewbeads, the fashionable, non-toxic teething jewelry beloved by moms and their babies, is turning five, and in …

What You Should Know Before Taking Beauty Supplements

Beauty supplements are gaining a lot of buzz these days and for good reason—with promises of glowing skin, gorgeous hair, and stronger nails …

Caitlyn Jenner Gets Fashion Advice from Kim Kardashian in the New Teaser for I Am Cait

If the new teaser trailer for Caitlyn Jenner's upcoming reality series is any indication, the star is living life to the fullest. The lateest …

A History of the Denim Skirt: See Its Evolution Through the Years

1975<p>The denim skirt was introduced in the 1970s as a way to recycle denim jeans. Here, two women modeled front-snap, patchwork midi skirts made from …

These Are the Easiest (and Chicest) Summer Sandals to Wear This Summer

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

The 5 It Bags You Need to Know for Fall 2015

Ever since we spotted these gorgeous bags on the runways of Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Saint Laurent, Fendi, and up-and-coming Mansur Gavriel, we've been …

Kendall and Kylie Jenner, Britney Spears, and More Best-Dressed at the ESPY Awards 2015

The ESPY Awards is sports' big night, but fashion also played a big role as celebs such as Britney Spears, Halle Berry, and Rachel McAdams showed up in their finest to celebrate the world's best athletes—especially Caitlyn Jenner, who is to receive the Arthur Ashe Hall of Fame Awards tonight. …