Tanya Woodard

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Too-high TVs and other measuring mistakes in decorating

By Elizabeth Mayhew<p>Hanging light fixtures, flat-screen televisions and art all require commitment — you've got to put holes in your walls or ceiling, which can be a scary proposition. Design clients and friends come to me all the time, paralyzed by the thought of getting it wrong. The right …

Televisions

‘A serious, critical, catastrophic event’: At least 21 dead as California wildfires spread

By Cleve R. Wootson Jr.<p>, Reporter<p>Kristine Phillips<p>, Reporter<p>Joel Achenbach<p>, Reporter<p>SANTA ROSA, Calif. — The deadly wildfires devastating Northern California continued to spread across dry hills and vineyards Wednesday, prompting more evacuations from a menacing arc of flames that has killed at …

Sonoma County

The Hard Truth About Life That Will Set You Free

Embrace this truth and you'll live like never before.<p>One day, you will return to the source that created you. While this reality is an overwhelming concept, it is the secret power for many of the most successful people. Why? Accepting the reality that your life will end is the very thing that frees …

16 Daily Habits That Will Instantly Make You a Happier Person

Motivation is what gets you started, good habits keep you going<p>If you want to improve your life, and you want to improve it right now!<p>You have to to be to develop good habits.<p>These good habits need to be positive, accumulative and directive.<p>Change rarely comes without extensive effort over time, …

Always angry or stressed? Here are six exercises to bring back happiness into your life

“I choose to be happy today,” is easier said than done. But, if we adjust how we perceive things, life can be a lot better.<p>Paul Emery, a master …

Yoga

23 Of The Best Organization Products You Can Get On Amazon

You can never be ~too~ organized.

101 Places to Buy Furniture & Home Decor Online

Oh, the joys of online home decor shopping. Not only can you find great deals on all kinds of housewares, you can do it all in your pajamas and from …

Home

Donald Trump refuses to say whether he'll accept election results

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump on Wednesday refused to say he would accept the result of the presidential election if he loses to Hillary Clinton, raising the possibility of an extraordinary departure from principles that have underpinned American democracy for more than two centuries.<p>"I will look at it at …

Government

Clinton's remarks on young voters fuel new Trump pitch

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — In a leaked recording from a February fundraiser, Hillary Clinton expressed empathy for young voters who were siding with …

Youth Vote

31 Holy Grail Beauty Products That Actually Follow Through On Their Claims

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M.A.C Just Released 24 New Lipstick Shades You Definitely Don’t Own

They were created by a tetrachromat!<p>If you’ve ever wondered what it was like to be a tetrachromat, Maureen Seaberg has a pretty good analogy: “It’s like living the 'What color is The Dress?' debate your entire life,” she tells us. And we all know how quickly that one piece of clothing divided …

The £4 serum that is challenging the price of premium skincare

From hyaluronic acid to retinol, there is always a hero ingredient that the beauty industry is claiming will transform your skin. More often than not it will cost though and when it comes to skincare the general assumption is that the more you pay the more effective and potent the product will be. …

Skin Care

14 Trader Joe's Beauty Products That Are Actually Amazing

<i>Images courtesy of Trader Joes.</i><p>We don't know about you, but when we go to Trader Joe's, we tend to fill a cart (or two) to the brim with a whole lot more than frozen pizzas and cookie butter. In fact, there's a whole land of overlooked potential in the store's health and beauty section -- it's just …

Skin Care

Cult Beauty Brand Glossier Just Dropped a Super-French Skincare Line

It’s been a big year for Glossier. The NYC-based brainchild of <i>Into the Gloss</i> blog maven Emily Weiss, the back-to-basics beauty brand promises makeup that makes your skin look like, well, skin — and skincare that makes your skin look like it doesn’t need makeup at all.<p>The three serums, called “The …

Holographic Lipstick! Plus 5 More Unique Beauty Products You Didn't Know You Needed

When you're obsessed with cosmetics, skin care, and anything hair-related, it's hard to be surprised. We often see brands pump out the same type of products, and the redundancy can get boring. (It's also what makes us stick to our favorite tried and true products!) But the beauty (puns!) of the …

The Best Skin-Care Products

With the help of a derm, our beauty editors carefully selected the best cleansers, creams, and serums (plus a whole lot more) on the market so you …

The Only 14 Beauty Products You Need to Buy This Fall

September is prime time for a wardrobe refresh, and that yearly closet cleanout so often brings with it a yen for a new beauty routine, too—this year more than ever, thanks in part to the tidal wave of game-changing product launches that each promise a fresh start to the season.<p>There’s Rouge Dior’s …

Are you a Dolphin or a Lion? The best time to wake, eat, sleep, exercise or go on a date

You’ve probably already seen a lot of tricks and tips about the “what” and “how” of success (how to lose weight; what to say to your boss to get a pay increase, etc). “What” and “how” are excellent and necessary questions – but there is another crucial question that must be addressed in order to …

42 Clever Organizing Ideas To Make Your Life So Much Easier

Create your own controlled chaos.

The 18 apps you should use every day to be more productive

That's why we've assembled a list of apps that will make you more productive, and take away some of the stress from your life.<p>From fan favorites to cutting-edge newcomers, these apps help you sketch out an idea, take detailed notes, or stay in touch with your team.<p>Whatever your day consists of, …

Apps

Gardens: how to keep basil alive | James Wong

Supermarket basil is notoriously shortlived. But there are ways to make it last<p>A pot of supermarket basil is an almost universal starting point for timid first timers making an initial foray into horticulture. Coming as modestly priced, ready-grown plants on the shelves of the veg aisle, they seem …

Gardening

A Low-Impact Barre Workout That Targets Your Core and Butt

Despite the fact that barre workouts are inspired by ballet, you definitely don’t have to be a dancer to do them. This low-impact sequence doesn’t …

Muscle

7 Life-Changing Skills You Can Learn Even If You're Broke

Skills are the gateway to a better quality career and life.<p>The problem is, money is tight for most of us after covering rent/mortgage, car payments, …

The Biggest Decor Trends the Year You Were Born

Some ideas were surprisingly ahead of their time, while others haven't exactly aged well.<p>Interior tastes evolve a bit slower than hairstyles or fashion, but you'd be surprised at how much can change from year to year. The frills of the '40s, the eclectic '70s, the pastel explosion of the '80s — …

Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden - Quiet Corner

DIY Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden<p>With winter now firmly behind us, some homeowners are busy tending to their revitalized garden and …

15 Freezer Meals to Take to New Moms

Since you had so much fun doing all of the last-minute baby shower DIYs for your bestie, you’ll <i>love</i> treating her to some freezer-friendly meals now that her little bundle of joy has finally arrived. Her days are going to be full of late-night feedings and trying desperately to iron out that …

7 Easy Ways To Declutter Your Life

As the sun shines a little longer and the chill of winter begins to fade, many find that spring is the perfect time to re-organize their lives. Whether re-arranging your closet, tossing out unwanted household items or filing away important financial documents, now is the time to reset and declutter …

Minimalism