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The Hottest Colors To Paint Your House Right Now

We're bringing sexy back.<p>Picking out paint colors for your homes exterior is more complicated than it seems. You have to consider three different hues—siding, front door, and trim—and since it's not only a major undertaking, but also a major financial investment, the pressure to get it right is …

Home Decorating

These 9 Fast-Acting Acne Treatments from Walmart Will Get Rid of Your Breakout Overnight

You know those pimples and breakouts that used to haunt us in our pre-teen years? They haven't gone anywhere. They still happen in the form of …

Skin Care

My son, Osama: the al-Qaida leader’s mother speaks for the first time

'He met some people who pretty much brainwashed him in his early 20s. You can call it a cult'<p>Reform is beginning to creep through Saudi society; the ban on women drivers has been lifted, cinemas have opened<p>Osama's son Hamza may well cloud the family’s attempts to shake off their past<p>On the corner …

Osama Bin Laden

The Ultimate Arms Workout Plan

To make major changes to how you look with your shirt off, you need to take your training to a higher level. While there’s no substitute for hard …

Workouts

Cryptocurrency is just one of seven types of cryptoassets you should know

• <b>Cryptocurrencies</b> like bitcoin, the granddaddy of all cryptoassets, are instruments of exchange, stores of value, and units of account. To wit, bitcoin today holds over $100 billion dollars and supports billions a day in global transactions. Banks are taking notice, going from “bitcoin bad, …

Cryptocurrency

37 Products On Amazon Prime That Have Thousands Of Rave Reviews & Absolutely Rule

They say variety is the spice of life, and it's true. Change is just as essential to life as breathing — except when it's not. Like comfort foods, …

The Ultimate Perennial Gardening Resource Guide

Herbaceous perennial plants are wonderful because they come back year after year and, for those of us who have distinct seasons, they bloom …

This Workout Is Halle Berry's Secret to Getting Lean Muscle

Halle Berry is always switching up her training techniques to stay in shape, and teaching us new tricks along the way through her "Fitness Friday" series on Instagram. She's been focusing on martial arts to prepare for her upcoming role in <b>John Wick: Chapter 3</b>, but this week, she brought the heat …

15 Must-Have iPhone Apps That Will Make Your Life 10x Easier

Worth the storage space, promise.<p>Many people, including myself, either classify apps as their best friend or mortal enemy. Often it's the latter because nobody has a damn clue what's <i>actually</i> worth the storage space. (I'm looking at you Starbucks app I forget about every time.) Download these 15 …

Georgia’s Most-Expensive Home Is Back on the Market for a Whopping $25 Million

That pool though!<p>The Atlanta mega-mansion built by director-actor Tyler Perry is back on the market and poised to break real estate records for the …

Fashion Apps You Should Be Using

If you’re a fashion lover like me, you need to add these fashion apps to your phone, stat. Here’s a breakdown on the top fashion apps and why they’ll make your life so much easier. As a mom, I’m always trying to find things to make my life easier, accomplish things faster and …

How I’m getting richer every day: 4 ways to increase wealth

I’m not hungry for money. Compared to several years ago, when I had less money, I still have the same life.<p>I wake up, drink my freshly brewed coffee, …

5 Podcasts To Listen To While You Work Out If Music Doesn't Keep You Moving

No matter how much you love to work out, there's no denying the fact that sometimes, it can get a little, well, boring. Perhaps you find yourself …

36 words and phrases you should never include on your résumé

While many large companies use automated résumé screener software to cut down the initial pool of job applicants, loading your résumé with meaningless buzzwords is not the smartest way to get noticed.<p>"Nearly everyone is guilty of using buzzwords from time to time, but professionals are evaluated …

Employment

10 Dalai Lama Quotes to Make You Happier, Stronger and More Successful

Some words of wisdom from one of today's most influential spiritual figures.<p>From happiness to personal growth and empowerment, Tenzin Gyatso, better recognized as the 14th Dalai Lama, has much to teach the rest of us. Beyond his presence in Asia, throughout his life the Dalai Lama has spread his …

Dalai Lama

Homemade Hummus Is the Gift That Keeps on Giving

No shade, really, against packaged hummus from the supermarket. It’s easy, convenient, and cheap...ish. But I’m here to make the case for something else, something even cheaper, and—get this—even <i>more</i> delicious: homemade hummus.<p>By no means am I breaking ground here. The chickpea spread has been …

This Is What It's Like When Your Baby Doesn't Look Like You

In Rumaan Alam's new novel That Kind of Mother, a white woman adopts her black nanny's baby in the aftermath of tragedy. Read an excerpt here.<p><b>At the Montessori drop-off/pickup</b> there were two types of women (there were only women): the working moms and the mom moms. Rebecca cast her lot with the …

We Asked 9 Derms What They Use To Fight Wrinkles—And They All Said The Same Thing

BRB, stocking up.<p>It's pretty rare for a group of people to agree on one thing. Don't believe me? Try asking nine different people, "Can Antoni from Queer Eye really cook?" at your next party. EVERYONE has an opinion on that one. (#TeamAntoni)<p>Which is why when we recently asked a group of top …

67 Ideas That Will Beautify Your Backyard (Without Breaking the Bank)

Easy backyard decorating ideas, coming right up!<p>Everyone wants a beautiful backyard, but hiring a landscape designer can get expensive. These …

10 Spring Style Essentials for Under $100

You don't have to go broke to look great.<p>The spring season is like a blank canvas, at least sartorially speaking. You get to rotate out all of that dark, heavy winter wear and rotate in new looks to tackle the bright, warm weather. But you probably don't want to spend a fortune doing it. Luckily, …

How To Count Macros To Lose Weight

Permission to eat carbs, granted!<p>Calorie counting? Out. Macro counting? In. But...uh...what *are* macros?<p>Macros, a.k.a. macronutrients, are the nutrients your bod can't live without: carbohydrates, protein, and fat. Each macro plays its own role—and each has its own weight-loss superpowers.<p>Macro …

13 Houseplants That Can Survive in Even the Darkest Corner

5 secrets to pampering your perennials now, so they bloom all year long

Perennials are the dependable workhorses of our gardens, blooming year after year and often growing so big they can be divided into new plants for family, friends or those bare spots in your yard.<p>Of course there's a catch — it takes a year or longer for perennials to hit their stride. Gardeners who …

Laila Ali Proves That Gumbo Doesn't Have to Be Unhealthy with This Lightened-Up Recipe

There are two misconceptions about gumbo that Laila Ali wants to clear up: that it’s unhealthy, and that it’s hard to make.<p>The author of her new …

Recipes

20 Easy Vegan Breakfast Recipes You Can Make When You're in a Hurry

Breakfast is the meal we're most likely to skip on the weekdays. Mornings get really busy and it's hard enough to remember to pack a granola bar as you're flying out the door, let alone make time to cook a full meal. All it takes is a little extra effort, though, and you've got a nutrition-packed …

This Is How to Use Retinol Without Your Skin Flaking Off

For the first time in my life, I have incredible skin. Not to brag, but I'm <i>very</i> humble, so the fact that I'm putting those words on the Internet is a testament to just how good my skin is these days. It's clear, it's glowy, and it's got that bouncy-plump feel (however, I do have a 24-year-old's …

Skin Care

The 15 Coolest Kitchen Gadgets of 2018 Can Turn Anyone Into a Gourmet Chef

The only thing more fun than trying out new recipes is discovering new cooking gadgets. And as any wannabe professional cook, such as myself, will tell you, trying to decide which gadgets to invest in can cause a lot of decision fatigue. But now we've done the work for you. Check out our gallery of …

14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

Choosing paint colors for your home is a big deal: Nothing sets the tone for a space like the color on the walls. So deciding what paint color to …

You Can Get These Complexion-Changing Skincare Products on Amazon

Sometimes Amazon can seem overwhelming due to the sheer amount of products available. Although it might feel like a hassle, it's actually an incredible resource to get some of your favorite products quickly and ultra-conveniently. If you're not sure what to buy, you're in luck. Some of your …

How the world’s most influential beauty blogger spends $100 on beauty products

<i>People in the beauty industry get tons of goods to test out, so when someone spends their own money on something that they’ve run out of, you know</i> …