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7 Amazing International Vacations That Won't Cost a Fortune

Go for an adventure without breaking the bank.<p>If Paris is too passé for your next international vacation, it’s time to consider a more off-the-beaten …

Focaccia

Combine the warm water, yeast and sugar in a small bowl. Put the bowl in a warm, not hot or cool, place until the yeast is bubbling and aromatic, at …

10 Pizza Recipes That Take Less Than An Hour

Pizza is one of those meal options that always seems to be an ordering situation. Need something fast, easy, cheap, and delicious? All you have to do …

14 Savory Beetroot Dinner Recipes That Are So PRETTY on Your Plate

Beets are a genuine superfood, often included in juice cleanses. That’s because the dark red vegetable has two properties that help detoxify the liver: betaine, which eliminates the toxins, and pectin, which clears them from the body so they don’t recirculate. Lucky for us, beets are not only …

9 steps to creating an edible garden

<b>Do you want to produce your own home-grown produce but not sure where to start? Create a garden that looks and tastes good with these top tips from</b> …

How to Make An Orchid Bloom Again

You got a moth orchid as a holiday gift. Or as a birthday present. Maybe it came from your grandmother, who also informed you that the plant’s …

11 garden DIY projects you simply HAVE to try!

Have you ever looked out into your garden and thought that it could use some extra style and fun? We often think along these lines, which is why …

7 things every happy person does before 8am

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move forward sometimes. From having a full-time job, to working on your relationships with your loved ones, …

12 Budget-Friendly Ways to Make Your Yard Look Professionally Landscaped

Warning: Your lawn is about to become the envy of the neighborhood.<p>Plus, get more great ideas for landscaping your yard.

Taste Beyond The Tongue

15 Inspired Garden Gates for a Beautiful Backyard

Make a grand entrance!<p>Much as the eyes are the window to the soul, a garden gate functions as a window into your yard. While a gate technically acts as a barrier that protects your beautiful garden, it should also be welcoming and beckon guests inside. Whether you want something for a cottage-style …

Landscaping

Cool Greenhouse Made Out of Vintage Windows

It's easier to pull off than you'd think.<p>If you're worried about running out of space for all your gardening projects this spring, this fun DIY is the perfect solution.<p>Using a series of thrifted windows, you can easily construct an inexpensive backyard greenhouse thanks to this handy tutorial from …

4 Restorative Yoga Poses for When You’re on Your Period

When it’s that time of the month, it can be tempting to just curl up with a warm blanket and an IV-size dose of Advil and call it a day. But while being on your period may not always be comfortable, there are actually some period tools and tricks to make it suck less. One of the most effective …

Best Houseplants: 9 Indoor Plants for Low Light

Indoor plants is an oxymoron. The most important thing to know about plants: they prefer to live outdoors. You will never see a botanical description …

Plants

Your 9-point checklist for prepping a spring garden

Southern California gardens are mud-luscious this year, for the first time in years. But by mid-March — barring any more deluges — the ground should be dry enough and the temperatures warm enough to start planting the flowers, fruits and vegetables we've been craving during our chill, wet …

Gardening

5 Ways to Make Your Side Hustle Your Main Gig

There's a method to the madness.<p>How does someone go from working a data entry job in a cubicle to traveling the world working from their laptop? Or how does a software salesman become a tech entrepreneur? How does anyone turn their side hustle into their main hustle?<p>There is a method to the …

If pulling weeds makes you want to pull your hair out, there’s a simple solution

The “O” word in gardening has long been “organic,” but this year it might be “occultation.” You might well ask what that means and what it has to do with the garden — or the occult.<p>The word “occult,” which can be used as a noun, an adjective or a verb, signifies something hidden, concealed from …

Gardening

23 of the Best-Selling Drugstore Beauty Products of All Time

It's nice to decorate your bathroom vanity with fancy beauty products. But if we're keeping it real, there's nothing like a good ole drugstore item. …

Skin Care

This 15-Minute Yoga Flow Will Instantly Brighten Your Skin

To achieve true radiance from within, easing your cold-weather tension is key. In this video Rebecca Weible leads you through a yoga flow designed to …

10 everyday household items that make perfect seedling starters

Get started now and be ready as soon as the sun starts to shine<p>We'll be the first to admit that, when spring rolls around, we're keen to get out and …

Gardening

Guide to Spice Mixtures

Just a pinch of one of these aromatic spice mixtures will add depth and complexity to your next meal.<p><b>Chili Powder</b><p>This mixture is often behind the …

5 Common Mistakes Spiritual People Make

<b>“I still have a long way to go, but I’m already so far from where I used to be, and I’m proud of that.” ~Unknown</b><p>Just like any student, I’ve made …

Spirituality

I Never Pay Full Price for Flights—This Is Where I Book

The first time I ventured overseas I was 18 and worked two jobs to buy a return ticket to Phuket, Thailand. Determined to pay my own way, I spent …

Air Travel

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Online Business

They say experience is the best teacher and indeed it is. But sometimes you can learn a few things from those who came before you. Reflecting back, here's what I wish I knew when I started my business:<p><b>1. Save Money For Your Taxes</b><p>Yes, I know, it sounds obvious. But for most new entrepreneurs, you …

Small Business

8 Ways to Keep Him on His Toes (and in Love) in the Relationship

It’s one of the oldest stories in the book: Guys love the chase. That’s what makes the first stage of the relationship—"the honeymoon phase"—so exciting. Not only is everything new, but he still has the mind-set that he needs to win you over.<p>After some time passes, however, and you both settle into …

Relationships

The Most Damaging Myth About Love Is One You Probably Believe. Here's The Truth

The most damaging myth about love is the belief that love can touch us one time and lasts for a lifetime. While society pushes this belief, medical …

Relationships

Woman explains why she shared a video of her period leaking through her yoga pants

If you’re a person with a vagina, it’s pretty likely that at some point, you’ll have a period. You’ll menstruate. Blood and other fluids will come …

The 100-year-old couple – still married, still going strong

Morrie and Betty Markoff, 103 and 100, say that there’s no particular secret to their very long marriage, other than tolerance, respect and luck. But why has Morrie never told Betty that he loves her?<p>‘We don’t know anyone else over 100. We are really oddities: two people married for 78 years, one …

Los Angeles