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The Ultimate Secret to Getting More Stuff Done

Here's how to work smart to get more done.<p>For many entrepreneurs and busy professionals, the pursuit of getting more done during a typical workload can seem daunting. We're distracted constantly; we spend considerable time putting out fires and managing those who can't manage themselves.<p>Think about …

The Worst Part About Wedding Planning? Unsolicited Opinions, According to One Real Bride

When my fiancé and I got engaged 11 months ago, we were excited to plan an event that represented us as a couple and set the tone for how we want to live our lives together. We’re incredibly fortunate to have a big community of people excited to celebrate with us, interested in our plans, and …

How to Handle A Jealous Significant Other Telling You What to Do

Our resident sex educator makes it simple.<p><i>Welcome to "Ask a Sex Educator," a weekly series where renowned sex educator Lena Solow will be answering all of your questions about the tough stuff — sexuality, gender, bodies, STDs, pregnancy, consent, pleasure, and more.</i><p><i>What do I say when my partner</i> …

Women Who Do These 5 Things Orgasm More Frequently

There's a ton of advice out there about how to orgasm more or better, but not that much hard data to back it up. A study just published in <i>Archives of Sexual Behavior,</i> however, offers an extremely comprehensive look at the factors that correlate with orgasm frequency.<p>Let's start off with the good …

How to Maintain a Sense of Peace No Matter What Life Throws At You

<b>“Ships don’t sink because of the water around them; ships sink because of the water that gets in them. Don’t let what’s happening around you get</b> …

Positive Thinking

Here's Your First Look at Target's Dramatic Store Redesign

Target recently announced plans to sink $7 billion into improving its business, and today shoppers are getting the first peek at one of the ways this hefty investment will affect them: redesigned stores. The first fully remodeled store will open in Houston in October and will be marked by two …

Customers

Apple Announced a Red iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, but There's a Catch

In an effort to continue its 10-year relationship with (RED), Apple has announced plans for a brand-new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in a stunning color. Here are the details:<p><b>They're already out:</b> The special-edition phones are now available online and at Apple Stores.• <b><br>The new finish color:</b> The new red …

A Meditation To Improve Your Sex Life

When most people think of meditation, they think of it as a vehicle for clearing the mind and finding inner peace. The truth is that meditation is …

Twitter is losing it over this makeup artist’s Spongebob look

Who lives in a pineapple on your eyelid? SpongeBob SquarePants!<p>Who needs a cut crease or even Kim Kardashian’s crying face when you can have the …

How to Fake Fresh, Dewy Skin

• Massage a face moisturizer into your skin using upward strokes. Tip: spend a little extra time rubbing it in to boost circulation and decrease …

A '90s-Inspired Lisa Frank Party You Can Bring to Life

We might not be going back to school and shopping for Lisa Frank folders and lunchboxes this year, but that doesn't mean we can't find ways to keep the childhood favorite in our lives. If you're ready to be transported back to the '90s and surrounded by an explosion of neon and glitter, you've come …

What You Need to Know Before Quitting the Pill

<i>Between reports of health complications and more women thinking about IUDs, you might be considering a break from birth control pills. If you're concerned about what this change will do to your body, here's some information and advice from a board-certified physician who practices in southern</i> …

Women's Health

13 Leafy Green Dinners That Go Beyond Kale

We all know we should be eating more greens, but sometimes it’s hard to figure out how to keep our roughage intake interesting. Sure, there’s an abundance of kale recipes out there, but it’s time to spiral deeper into your greens-obsession and put your collard greens and Swiss chard recipes on the …

A Girl’s Guide to Planning the Ultimate Bachelorette Party in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Every bride, bestie, or maid of honor who’s ever helped plan a bachelorette party weekend knows that getting the entire squad on board with one game plan takes more than a few emails and group texts. Whether you’re planning on four, eight, 10, or more attending, it's inevitable that there’s going …

12 Viola Davis Quotes That Will Make You Ugly Cry

Viola Davis is making history. Not only is she the first black actress to win five SAG Awards, she's also the first black actress to be nominated for three Oscars. Each time Viola steps on stage to accept her trophies, she always manages to deliver a moving speech we all can be inspired by. In …

Freddie Mercury's Isolated Vocals From "Somebody to Love" Will Move You to Tears

"Bohemian Rhapsody" may be the Queen song everyone sings at the top of their lungs in the car (thanks, <b>Wayne's World</b>), but "Somebody to Love" is objectively one of the greatest songs of all time. But why are we talking about this now, 41 years after its release? Because, thanks to Reddit, an audio …

We’re Having a Second Wedding Reception. Who Should We Invite?

<i>A second wedding reception is a great way to continue the celebration and include guests who couldn’t make it to your wedding, especially if you tied the knot at a destination event. If you’re keeping the party going with a second reception, one of the biggest questions to answer is who you’ll</i> …

When People Saw 2 Different-Size BFFs, They Accused 1 of the WORST Thing

Beauty comes in many forms, and these confident women are here to prove it. Kate Wasley, 22, and Georgia Gibbs, 21, Australia-based models and best friends, are promoting body positivity. After Georgia posted the photo above on her Instagram account, many people responded with accusations of her …

Georgia (U.S. State)

What Kids Need To Know About Strangers

I thought telling my kids not to talk to strangers was enough.<p>Last weekend, I took my 6-year-old daughter to a birthday party for her classmate, yet another in the endless stream of birthday parties that have come to dominate my weekends as a parent. The event was held at one of those cavernous …

Mom Writes Honest Post About Wishing She Hadn't Breastfed Her Baby

Because motherhood is about choice.<p>With all the care a new mom gives her baby, it’s easy to forget that she needs to take care of herself, as well.<p>That’s the message behind Australian reality star Maddi Carter’s refreshingly honest Instagram post about breastfeeding.<p>The former “House Rules” star …

This Powerful Post Should End Mom Judgment Forever

Thank you to this eloquent mama for seeing the best in all moms, instead of judging them. Here's hoping her words inspire more mothers to do the same!<p>Unfortunately, mom judgment has become an indelible part of raising kids in the age of social media. I know I've been the target of it, specifically …

How to Make Your Kid's Early Wake-Up Time Less Painful For Everyone

It's the week after daylight saving time, which means that your child's early wake-up time (that's 6:30 on the dot, or at least not more than 10 minutes later, for my kindergartner to make her 7:27 bus) is now even more brutal — even if you're using our great tips to make it less so.<p>It truly is one …

Wedding Icebreakers to Help Your Guests Become Fast Friends

If your wedding guests are from different parts of the country, social groups, and backgrounds, it’s nice to provide a helpful nudge to get everyone mixing and mingling. Sure, a cocktail or two will certainly help encourage conversations, but a couple of creative icebreakers won’t hurt, either.<p>Just …

5 Things to Register For When You Live in a Studio Apartment

Deciding what things to register for, or whether you want a registry at all, is a surprisingly big part of wedding planning. Most couples have been living together for many years before they get engaged, often in small spaces—meaning the kitchen is properly stocked and there's little to no room for …

This New Wonder Woman Trailer Explains Her Incredible Backstory

We've been following the June 2 release of <i>Wonder Woman</i> pretty closely ever since the first trailer dropped last July. After all, Gal Gadot playing this incredibly cool, queer, badass superhero again—in a film devoted to her own character—is almost more than our feminist selves can stand. And now we …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste the States: 50 Iconic American Foods

Despite the growing number of chain restaurants across America, regional cuisine remains as vast as our continent is wide. Some may travel far distances just for a taste of authentic, iconic state dishes, but to know the history behind their creation is another story. For instance, do you know who …

7 Easy Lunches To Bring To Work This Week

Because homemade food is always better than that sad $10 sandwich you usually buy.

Honey-Infused Products to Make Your Skin Soft (and Smell Sweet)

You've likely drizzled it on your yogurt, probably in your tea, and possibly all over your body. But did you know honey is also great for softening, smoothing, and even clearing skin? (According to cosmetic chemist Randy Schueller, the tasty topping's antibacterial properties could fight off …

How to Book a Hotel Room Block That Your Wedding Guests Will Definitely Appreciate

<i>Whether you’re hosting a destination wedding or are just inviting a few guests from out of town, setting up a room block makes traveling for a wedding infinitely easier for everyone. We’ve asked our experts for a few tips that will make your room block helpful, comprehensive, and totally</i> …