Thanh Vu

137 Added | 10 Magazines | 132 Likes | 10 Following | 12 Followers | @ThanhVu2013 | Keep up with Thanh Vu on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Thanh Vu”

7 Books Both You and Your Toddler Will Love

When your toddler finds a book that they absolutely, positively, completely, and entirely love, they’ll demand to hear it no fewer than 436 times a day. They’ll bring it to you, point to it, and force it into your hands. Yeah, you’re all about reading to your kiddo. But pick the wrong book and you …

Kids

How To Reapply Your Sunscreen While Wearing Makeup

<i>For</i> Allure<i>, by Sarah Kinonen.</i><p>We all know how important it is to slather on sunscreen every day (quick refresher: it’s like, <i>really</i> important. A few dollops a day can potentially shield skin from damage brought on by the sun’s powerful UV rays). But did you know that <i>reapplying</i> your SPF is just — if …

Skin Care
Interior Design

Honey Chicken

This is one of my favorite dish to cook when I have kids coming over for dinner. The sweet honey sauce combines well with the crunchy delicious …

Deep Frying

Top 10 Spring Home Improvements With Best ROI, Plus Cost and Pros & Cons

Home improvement in the spring is all about getting outdoors, enhancing the exterior of your house and improving its curb appeal for the upcoming …

Home Improvement

3 Brilliant Uses For Rotisserie Chicken, As Told By Home Cooks

<i>For</i> Bon Appetit<i>, by Alex Delany.</i><p>A rotisserie chicken is like <b>Martin Scorsese</b>’s GoodFellas. Stay with me. When it’s on TV (which it always is), you stop and watch, because it’s a safe bet. You can pick up at any point in the story, and it doesn’t require mental strain or devout attention — just like …

Cooking

Houseplants How to Care For Them

The process of choosing a plant isn't a simple equation. It's a funky formula involving many variables: light conditions in your home, your style …

Houseplants

Level Up: 10 Candles That Won't Cost As Much As Happy Hour

Because you'd rather spend that cash on a cosmo.<p>Some candles can cost more than happy hour, so check out these 10 inexpensive options under $25.

5 Cool-Girl Beauty Trends for Spring Brides

With the official arrival of spring comes a slew of epic bridal inspiration for warm-weather ceremonies. In order to bring you the very best beauty ideas for cool brides like you, we teamed up with the ultimate girl-in-the-know, Annie Lawless of Blawnde. Scroll below for her five cool-girl beauty …

Makeup

You'll Never Think of Scrambled Eggs as Simple Again

You're standing in the front of the fridge, scratching your head (or your belly) and holding that carton of eggs with your other hand. Any given night, right?<p>Now stop scratching and grab some friends. Not <i>human</i> friends (because who needs those?), but rather, the tin of anchovies you've been saving …

How to Make Custom Nude Nail Polish for Your Skintone

Diane Von Furstenberg just <i>crushed</i> the diversity game at NYFW. Here’s the scoop: We all know nude or <i>au naturel</i> nails are so in RN. Well, Rica Romain, celebrity manicurist from UK brand Nails Inc., took it one step further and created four custom nude shades to match <i>every</i> model’s skin tone for their …

Diane von Furstenberg

How Millennials Are Changing Beauty

Whether they realize it or not<p>Shopping at Glossier’s flagship store feels a bit like entering a cult. Opening the door to a tiny, empty room on Lafayette Street in lower Manhattan which houses the makeup and skin-care brand’s products, I’m greeted by a redhead in a pastel pink lab coat, matching …

Beauty

Our 18 Fave Picks from Nordstrom’s New K-Beauty Pop-Up

When perfecting our beauty and skincare regimen, we’ve learned to look outside our comfort zone. Well, outside borders actually. Korean beauty has pretty much took over our vanities, and Nordstrom just made it easier to get our favorite products with their pop-up store featuring 500 products. To …

Skin Care

15 Under-the-Radar Lipstick Brands Allure Editors Love

Kat Von D, Anastasia Beverly Hills, and Nars are all household names these days. But they aren't the only companies with amazing shade selections, long-lasting formulas, and balm-like textures. If you look in Allure editors's makeup bags, you'll find some unfamiliar lipsticks from brands you've …

This 30-Day Fitness Challenge Will Make You Feel Like A Badass

Exercise four times per week, feel amazing, become a total boss.<p>View this post on Facebook

Top 15 Stunning Kitchen Design Ideas and their Costs – DIY Home Improvement Ideas 2017

Are you in the process of redesigning and remodeling your old, boring kitchen? If so our in-depth guide to top kitchen designs and styles should be a …

21 Spotify Playlists (One for Every Mood!) That Are Actually Worth Listening To

If you're a Spotify user, you know that one of the best things the service has to offer is a wealth of ready-made playlists across every genre, for …

Playlist

The 10 Most Amazing K-Beauty Products We Discovered in 2016

From splash masks to cushion compacts.<p>From the tried-and-true favorites that are <i>finally</i> gaining popularity stateside to the fresh-out-of-the-lab launches we're already obsessed with, these K-beauty products will take your skincare routine to the next level...and make it way more fun in the process …

Skin Care

Personal Finance Books for When You're Ready to Get Serious

With all the added expenses that come with the holiday season and the time to set your 2017 goals just around the corner, now is the perfect time to …

Love Stories

Peach beauty products are officially a trend so here are the ones you absolutely need in your life

Sure, its a little frosty outside, but that doesn’t mean your beauty bag can’t be teeming with peach products! Who doesn’t want to highlight their …

Affordably Fabulous: 4 Makeup Brands for the Budget Savvy

Beauty does not have to be expensive. I've tried a lot of different makeup brands over the past few years and the following by far top my "affordably fabulous list."<p><b>NYX</b><p>I have to give beauty YouTuber LustreLux credit for introducing me to NYX. When I first heard about it I literally went from store …

Makeup

A Cozy Brooklyn Heights Home is Small But Also Perfect

<b>Name:</b> Elizabeth Andersen <b><br>Location:</b> Brooklyn Heights — Brooklyn, NY <b><br>Size:</b> 500 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 8 months, renting<p>Liz lives in a beautiful, …

Living Rooms

The 10 Cookbooks I Gave My Kids When They Left Home

My kids aren't that young anymore. Two are in college and one is in her waning moments of high school. Now that my oldest two live off campus for the …

Living Rooms

Shopping Resources for a Contemporary, Travel-Inspired Look

Kristen and Michael's historic home in Rhode Island is filled with beautiful items featured in Kristen's shop, as well as treasures they find on …

Ralph Lauren

The perfect Thanksgiving music: 5 playlists to cook, eat and clean up by

Unlike Christmas or New Year’s Eve or even Halloween, Thanksgiving has no established musical repertoire. That makes sense, because it’s a relatively new tradition. But it’s also surprising, given all that music can do for us on the day. It can motivate and quicken our pace while we prepare for the …

Luis Enrique

They Don’t Call These Billion Dollar Biscuits For Nothing…

Buttery Billion Dollar Biscuits<p>Save<p>There’s no messing around when it comes to making biscuits. Now, we’re fine with using some form of bisquick …

Curious Questions You Might Not Realize Sound Rude (And How to Rephrase Them)

You're naturally curious about a friend's home, or their relationship, or their partner's line of work, but your sincere questions could be coming …

Self-help

13 modern ideas to cover your house walls

Today we're going to look at an often overlooked, but extremely effective way to add some character to your home. We often ignore our walls beyond …

Dining Rooms

19 simple garden ideas with spectacular results

We gathered 19 ideas to help you improve your garden, for big spaces or small, it doesn't matter, as you will see, you can great ideas that will suit …

Time I