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Scrubba: The World’s Smallest Washing Machine

Packing light is not our forte, though not for lack of trying. The Scrubba just might be the thing we need to move us from giant-checked-bag-filled-with-shoes (and-outfits-to-match-every-pair) kind of people to itty-bitty-carry-on sort of people. Yes, we <i>can</i> all be the kind who can just grab a …

From Imperial Shrines to Manga Comics in Kyoto

Travel<p>See trip details for Kyoto, Japan, one of 30 suggested family trips from National Geographic.<p>Japan Guide<p>More Family Trips<p>Once the country’s imperial capital, Japan’s seventh largest city escaped bombings during World War II, and its centuries-old temples and shrines still stand. The …

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4 Natural Ways to Cure Insomnia

Insomnia sucks.<p>We’ve all struggled through a restless night’s sleep at some point in our lives and it’s especially bad after a holiday weekend. For …

10 Tech-tastic Wonders You Can Check Out at Re:Make!

Makers and techies unite–it’s nearly time for Re:Make 2014! We’re counting down the days until the big kick-off, and here’s why you should too: the makers debuting their goods and strutting their stuff are totally on point this year. Heck, we just can’t keep it a secret! Here are 10 tech trends for …

20 Steps to Dominating Your First Marathon

Running races are always a bucket list favorite. They’re basically up there with skydiving, traveling the world and dying your hair blue (or is that just us?). This year, we wanted to make checking “marathon” off your bucket list easy. Just follow these 20 easy steps, get those legs moving and …

43 Recipes to Celebrate National Bacon Day!

Bacon. What more is there to say than that? The crispy, salty, meaty strips may as well be their own food group. To celebrate National Bacon Day — not like you need an excuse to chow down on the good stuff — we have 43 recipes to keep you bacon-happy all day (and month!) long. And as we all know, …

Down to the Wire: 17 DIY Wire Projects

Glass bottles, chalkboard paint and mason jars are great go-to staples when DIYing. But there’s one material that we think just doesn’t get enough cred. We’re talking about wire. Yup, wire — it’s flexible, it’s durable and it’s versatile. Check out these DIY wire inspirations to get your craft …

Classic first lines of novels in emojis: A quiz.

Answers:<br>1.) “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times …” - Charles Dickens, <i>A Tale of Two Cities</i>. 2.) “As Gregor Samsa awoke one morning …

Library without books debuts at Florida’s newest college

TAMPA Fla. (Reuters) - The library opening with the first day of classes on Monday at Florida’s newest college features a sunlit arched roof and cozy reading chairs - but not a single book.<p>The exterior of Florida Polytechnic University's Innovation, Science and Technology building (IST) is pictured …

Girl, Just Wear the Crop Top — Why I Decided to Rock One

I recently threw all caution to the wind and bought myself a crop top. As I’ve discussed before, I’m someone who sports a stomach that’s far from flat or mark-free — someone who generally would never be considered the type of person who could “pull off” a crop. And yet, I did it. After much …

Face Washing 101: 6 Things to Avoid

Avoiding these common face-washing blunders will help you get better skin.<p><b>1. Overdoing it</b><p>Too much washing can age your skin. Do it no more than twice daily, though an extra wash pre- or post-workout is okay.<p><b>2. Using a harsh cleanser</b><p>Consider swapping out soap — which can strip your skin of its …

Travel Like an Editor: Hit the Hamptons with Violet Gaynor

<i>As</i> InStyle<i>’s Senior Fashion Editor, Violet Gaynor oversees InStyle.com's fashion and accessories stories. Every weekend in the summer, she escapes</i> …

September’s #BirchboxBookClub pick will have you...

<b>September’s #BirchboxBookClub pick</b> will have you on the edge of your seat.

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The Do-It-All French Lip Balm That Might Change Your Life

Photo: Courtesy of Nuxe.<p><i>Certain beauty products — think NARS blush in Orgasm, Clinique's Black Honey lipstick — are so good, they're practically</i> …

5 Simple Tips For Taking Killer Instagram Travel Photos

When you're visiting a beautiful new place, it's perfectly natural to want to capture the moment with a camera to take it home with you -- or Instagram it, so you can share it with your friends immediately.<p>Well, creative tourism startup Foto Ruta (that's Spanish for "photo route") is here to help …

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8 Beauty Lessons We Learned from Alexa Chung

Alexa Chung is known for being a trendsetter and she just can’t help it. No matter what she’s wearing, whether spotted in the girliest designer day dress or channeling her best tomboy in a Peter Pan-collared shirt, vintage blazer and jeans, everyone on the street is taking head-to-toe mental notes, …

15 Twitter Hacks to Turn You Into a Tweeting Ninja

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Admit it. Sometimes, your Twitter life is messy. You follow hundreds of people — maybe thousands. Staring at your timeline is about as intelligible as reading a stock ticker.<p>How do you bring organization to your Twitter life? How do you rise above …

15 DIY Ways to Rep Your Fave State

Whether we like it or not, it’s that time again! The end of August. For some of us that means pulling out our cozy sweaters and whipping up a Pumpkin Spice Latte , but for others, that means throwing on our backpacks , packing up the car and heading back to school . No matter what state you’re …

Are better signs the secret to a successful city?

Smartphone users might wonder if we need physical signs any more but the Legible Cities movement – which is being exported from Bristol to New York and Moscow – can still show us the way<p>In pictures: No burglars allowed – the worst city signs<p>Street signs, airport signs, signs in shopping malls and …

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