Abbie O.

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Get Your Sh*t Together! These 33 Products Will Organize Your Makeup

All right, beauty junkies, we know you have cosmetics piling up everywhere. It's time to arrange your makeup and show it all off! Not only will it all look pretty, but it will also be easy to find. You'll feel so much better once you are organized. That's why we curated a list of our favorite …

Decorations

17 Powerful Jackie Robinson Quotes on Life, Success, and Equality

The trailblazing baseball star made an impact not just with his play, but also with his words.<p>I write these words on April 15, 2018 - exactly 71 years to the day when Jackie Robinson made his debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers, ending a long period of segregation in Major League Baseball. It wound up …

Jackie Robinson

13 things that will happen when you ‘level-up’ as a person

Every next level of life will demand a different you. — Leonardo DiCaprio<p>According to meta-analytic data, confidence isn’t what leads to success. …

Self-improvement

7 American Cities and States That Will Actually Pay You to Move There

Real talk, you average American, this might be the year you make a big move. For one, your commute is too long, and you’re fresh out of …

A No-Cook Caramel You'll Eat by the Spoonful

Anyone who's made caramel at home might be familiar with some of the associated perils: watching the sugar like a hawk; wondering if it's ready when (seemingly out of nowhere!) angry, volcanic bubbles start climbing up the sides of your pot; futzing with a candy thermometer, questioning its …

5 Clean-Eating Meal-Prep Recipes You Can Make Once and Eat All Week

We love clean eating. But cooking for hours? Not so much. Problem solved: Presenting five lean (but flavorful) big-batch recipes you can cook once …

Healthy Eating

Mom Creates Kid-Friendly Way To Learn About Money — And It’s Genius

This mom’s financial lesson to her daughter is completely brilliant<p>Remember when you first started earning a paycheck and had to learn how to budget …

Kids

We Tried 28 Pinterest Food Hacks and Here’s What Happened

Spend five minutes on Pinterest, and you’ll likely come across a variety of food “hacks”—everything from two-ingredient recipes to cooking food in …

Hacking

This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

Shake Up Your Flexibility Routine With These Dynamic Stretches

Holding a stretch for 30 seconds isn’t the only way to improve your flexibility—it’s just the way a lot of us are used to. Dynamic stretching is …

Where to Buy the Coolest Bathing Suits, Period

Summer 2018: We're still waiting for Drake to write a song about it, so while we wait, we might as well find out where to buy the coolest bathing …

This Towel Has Completely Transformed My Haircare Routine

Washing my hair is one of my least favorite chores — I have so much hair that it takes upward of 20 minutes for me to shampoo, condition, and rinse all the product out of my locks. What I hate even more is waiting for my thick mane to dry, which can take hours. Sometimes, I even wake up in the …

All the Things You're Doing Wrong When You Travel, According to Anthony Bourdain

The globe-trotting TV host shares his advice for all types of budgets.<p>Anthony Bourdain thinks traveling to Paris just to stand atop the Eiffel Tower …

Travel

A Week In New York City On A $94,000 Salary

<i>Welcome to</i> Money Diaries<i>, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they</i> …

17 real women share what it takes to land the job, grow your paycheck, and get ahead in your career

Everyone wants advice from the most successful businesswomen out there: Sheryl Sandberg. Indra Nooyi. Meg Whitman.<p>But anyone would be smart to take advice from a little closer to home, too: your boss, your coworkers, your professional connections. No matter the level, industry, or location, we can …

Perfect Hot Milk Cake Recipe

This is an old-fashioned hot milk cake recipe that our grandmas and mums used to make. It is a very simple cake, but really moist, milky, and …

Dessert

Be a Person Who Makes Focaccia on the Regular

Top it with crunchy flakes of Maldon salt, thinly sliced red onion, a big red ribbon—you do you.<p>I hear that if you say “classic focaccia” three times aloud on the night of a full moon, it might appear hot and puffy from the oven right before your eyes. And if that doesn’t work, we’ve got a …

Baking

Demonstrations of Bernoulli's Principle You Can Try at Home

Recently, I wrote about how it's possible to explain the lift from an airplane wing without mentioning Bernoulli's principle, which … well … ruffled …

I'm a 'sugar baby,' and I expect a gift before I will even consider going on a first date with someone

In the past few months, we've chatted with sugar babies making anywhere from $3,000 to $12,000 a month. Some view sites like Seeking Arrangement or Arrangement.com as extensions of online dating— with a few more benefits. Others, however, treat their dates as work; their sugar daddies are like …

How to Get Mentors (and How to Know If Your Mentors Are Any Good)

Many people have lots of business "connections" that aren't really CONNECTIONS.<p>Who you are on Tuesday in one room is not the same as who you are on Wednesday in a different room. Around some people, you feel on top of the world. Around others, you can't think straight. You don't have an absolute …

Self-improvement

A frequent flier reveals the 2 words that will always get you an upgrade to first class

British expat and New York Times best-selling author Tilly Bagshawe knows a thing or two about flying.<p>She told Bloomberg that she typically flies about 100,000 miles a year and has often managed to get herself bumped up from economy class without paying by deploying a two-word strategy.<p>Even when …

‘Black Panther’ and the Real, Lost Wakandas

The blockbuster movie imagines an advanced African nation untouched by colonialism. That’s not fiction, it’s true history that was covered-up by …

9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

30 questions to ask a person you're dating

When you’re dating, you spend a lot of time with your person. You can have endless conversations about work, family, and friends, sure, but sometimes …

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

Fausto Puglisi Fall 2018 Ready-to-Wear Collection

It’s been five years since Fausto Puglisi emerged on the Milan scene with his raised-on-Versace sense of embellishment and opulence. The milestone became a sort of reckoning point for him. “Why do people call me?” “What shapes do people like?” “What sells the best?” He said these were the thoughts …