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18 Eye Makeup Cheat Sheets If You Don't Know WTF You're Doing

There's a Michelle Phan in us all.

How to Make the Perfect Steak. Period.

Ask the head chef at any world-class steakhouse or famed local bistro and each will have their own version of “the perfect steak.” The way each chef …

BBQ

7 Fail-Proof Elements for the Perfect Smoothie, According to Experts

Ever had a smoothie that turned out too bitter, too sweet, or sort of salty? It'll never happen again if you follow this formula.<p>Remember Slim Fast breakfast shakes? If you just shuddered at the thought, let's all be relieved together that things got better. Now we have endless smoothie recipes we …

The 13 Biggest Fitness Myths

Clear up these common misconceptions ASAP for a more effective workout<p>What you don't know about fitness can hurt you—and interfere with your fitness goals. For a safer workout with awesome results, forget everything you think you know about exercise, and read on to get your fitness facts …

Skillet Brownie Recipes Prove That Life Is Beautiful

Cast iron and chocolate make a glorious union.<p>There's no denying the appeal of cast iron skillets. They are master cookers, and it turns out they're pretty good for baking, too. Not only can you use skillets for indoor s'mores, but they make the gooiest, smoothies, most chocolate-y brownies this …

A beginner’s guide to North Cyprus

North Cyprus is a sun-dappled home to medieval castle ruins, vast archaeological sites of once mighty classical cities, and snoozy villages where old men gather on the teahouse veranda to while away the daylight hours. Most visitors come for lazy resort breaks lolling in the sunshine, but this …

European Travel

The best of wild Cyprus

We’ll let you in on a secret: away from the resort Shangri-Las, Cyprus brims with empty hillside trails and some of the Mediterranean’s best dive sites. Sure, you could just flop out on the beach with the crowds, but the rugged terrain of this sunshine-splashed island just begs to be explored. From …

Romania’s top five World Heritage Sites

Romania’s tourism profile has been slow to rise since EU membership and discount airlines both arrived in 2007. But with the country’s incredibly diverse, rewarding and relatively affordable offerings, that’s gradually changing. Among the singular attractions currently drawing only modest crowds, …

European Travel

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

Time Management

29 Ways To Eat Vegetables That Are Actually Delicious

Eat yer veggies, no salads necessary.

27 Stressful Things You Tolerate Too Often

<i>Life is to be enjoyed and appreciated, not endured and tolerated.</i><p>In life, unnecessary tolerations can bleed you of energy and make it impossible for …

How to Plant Ideas in Someone's Mind

If you've ever been convinced by a salesperson that you truly wanted a product, done something too instinctively, or made choices that seemed …

The Shopping Dream of a Lifetime - Paris Summer Sales 2014

Wednesday, June 25th marked the launch of the massive summer sales in Paris – they are such a large affair that the dates are set by the French …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

You'll LOVE This 50-Minute Cardio Playlist

These tunes from Cycle House will get you pumped up to sweat.<p><i>Every week, Your New Favorite Playlist introduces you to workout-worthy tunes from a different fitness brand. This week, Cycle House shares one of its latest playlists.</i><p>If you're anything like us, you already feel pretty freaking amazing …

How to Stop Suffering: Morty Lefkoe at TEDxHoboken

Playing with pigments (on our face, nails, and hair) at Lollapalooza, a.k.a. channeling our inner unicorn. Today on ITG: http://into.gl/13hFv13

10 Quotes for Instant Fitspiration

Win the weight-loss battle! These mantras are guaranteed to help you go that extra mile

Mastering the Art of French Cooking, Volume 1

• <b>Author:</b> Julia Child and Others<p>This is the classic cookbook, in its entirety—all 524 recipes.<p>“Anyone can cook in the French manner anywhere,” wrote Mesdames Beck, Bertholle, and Child, “with the right instruction.” And here is <i>the</i> book that, for more than forty years, has been teaching Americans</i> …

25 Modern Style Living Rooms

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>5 |<p>6 |<p>7 |<p>8 |<p>Advertisement<p>Get Free Updates by Email Or Facebook<p>...AND GET THIS EBOOK FREE<p>9 |<p>10 |<p>11 |<p>12 |<p>Sophisticated modern seating and …

Visualizations of Modern Apartments that Inspire

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>5 |<p>6 |<p>7 |<p>8 |<p>This white-washed, monochrome-styled apartment gives an almost open air, rather than open plan impression, through its …

Delicious Sandwich Recipes