Alix Peterson

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Bohemian Wedding Inspiration Shoot in a Woodland Oasis

When photographer Veronica Varos got together with Carmel Vandale of Mt. Lebanon Floral and Ansley Esterline of Bliss Events Ltd. to design an inspiration shoot, they zeroed in on a style that's the perfect combination of striking and soft: a seriously lush bohemian theme. Says Veronica, "Many of …

Weddings

BareMinerals Complexion Rescue Makes Skin Look Like Skin, Only Better

The HuffPost Style editors recently tried Glossier, a really cool new skincare line that has made us think twice about wearing makeup. After using the deep pore cleansing mask and hydrating moisturizer, all we needed was mascara, brow filler and lipstick.<p>But with Fashion Week ruining my sleep, I …

Skin Care

Complete Guide to Buying Your First Bike

Click the Images to Choose Your Own Adventure<p>It’s a perfect day. You’re pedaling along between La Rochepot and Baubigny in France’s Côte de Beaune …

The 13 best new apps you might have missed recently

Luckily, we have collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out.<p>You're bound to find something you like, whether in Microsoft's killer new Outlook email app or in fun little games for passing the time like Psych.

Apps

Stuck Inside? Try These 3 DIY Masks For Your Skin and Hair

Though we're <i>very</i> thankful that #Snowpocalypse2015 wasn't as crazy as expected, the excess provisions in our kitchen pose the obvious question: Are we …

Skin Care

Microwave Cake Recipe: A Healthy Banana Bread

As a registered nurse, Katie Farrell has spent years teaching patients about health—and she's dedicated her website Dashing Dish to showing readers healthier alternatives to food they love and crave. Farrell's new book, <i>Dashing Dish: 100 Simple & Delicious Recipes for Clean Eating</i>, just hit …

Breakfast

Clean-Eating Recipes That Will Get You Through January

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

Healthy Eating

The Definitive Reading List of the 14 Best Books of 2014 Overall

I consider my annual best-of reading lists a kind of Old Year’s resolutions in reverse — unlike traditional resolutions, which lay out an aspirational list of priorities for the new year, these represent a look back at the books that proved themselves most worth prioritizing over the setting year. …

9 New Year’s Detoxes You Might Actually Enjoy

By the time January 2 comes around (please give us a day to attack our New Year’s Eve hangover, thank you very much), most of us are ready to take on our resolutions and start the year off on the right foot. After almost two months of being surrounded by sweets, stuffing and holiday goodies, we’re …

Nutrition

Farm Fresh? Natural? Eggs Not Always What They're Cracked Up To Be

You're in the supermarket gathering ingredients for eggnog and a Christmas Bundt cake, and you're staring at a wall of egg cartons. They're plastered with terms that all sound pretty wonderful: All-Natural, Cage-Free, Free-Range, Farm Fresh, Organic, No Hormones, Omega-3. And so on.<p>And yet the …

Toyota Prius

#Prius is all about supporting Eco-friendly entrepreneurs! See it share the spotlight with a few, today on Alicia Silverstone's #TheKindLife: …

In 2050, You Might Want To Be Living In Helsinki

The city and its suburbs are growing, but so is its vision for dense, walkable neighborhoods and car-free transit. It’s a model for the future of urban smart growth.<p>Helsinki already ranks as one of the world’s most livable cities, but by 2050, it may top the list, especially as other cities …

Multiple To-Do Lists, a Medicine Against Stress

Do you have more things to do than you can get done? If you think so, most likely you suffer more stress in your life than you find desirable.<p>Having …

Study: Virgin Coconut Oil More Effective than Drugs in Combating Stress and Depression

<b>Brian Shilhavy</b> <b><br>Health Impact News Editor</b><p>A study conducted in Malaysia looked at the effects of consuming high-antioxidant virgin coconut oil on mental …

Natural Remedy for Addictions, Cravings and Smoking

• As your body is Addicted to Nicotine, once you quit you’re probably going to have cravings.<br>• Smoking or Chewing tobacco is both a physical addiction …

Drug Addiction

How this medication became 50 times more expensive overnight in the US

Lately, there has been a lot of of interest over a new drug to cure Hepatitis C—a disease that’s surpassed AIDS in number of death since 2007.<p>Sovaldi, a medication produced by American pharmaceutical company Gilead, has a 90% success rate in treating the disease compared to a 50% success rate of …

Biotechnology

26 Things Every Person Should Do For Themselves At Least Once A Year

<b>1.</b> Buy yourself a good pair of shoes. A <i>really good</i> pair of shoes. A <i>could walk around the city for 8 hours and feel okay</i> pair of shoes. A <i>matches</i> …

What to Do Every Hour to Drop Pounds All Day

<b>6 a.m.</b><br>Wake up, and drink a big glass of water. It'll fill you up and get things moving to prevent belly bloat. Eat a small snack that offers quick carbohydrates and a little protein, such as half a banana and a few almonds—eating first thing jump-starts your metabolism.<p>And if you have time, …

Fall Menus

Enjoy a comforting, cool-weather menu of savory sausage pie served alongside a salad of fall greens. For dessert, try simple, homemade chocolate pudding.<p><b>salad</b><br>Autumn Greens with Cider Vinaigrette<b><br>main</b><br>Pear and Sausage Pie<b><br>dessert</b><br>Chocolate Pudding with Whipped Cream<br>Serves 4

Meet The Scientists Who May Have Found The Cure For Drug Addiction

Researchers are closer than ever before to finding a cure for dependence on stimulants like methamphetamine and cocaine. But will big pharma and the FDA stand in the way?

The 12 Fiction Books Any True Fashion Girl Needs to Read

<i>Below is an excerpt from "The 12 Fiction Books Any True Fashion Girl Needs to Read" which originally appeared on POPSUGAR FASHION. Read the full</i> …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

Healthy Eating

Banana-Coconut Bread from Scratch (and Damn Quick!)

The other day, my babysitter had dug out my mom's Banana Bread recipe to make use of some "rotten" bananas. It was yum.<p>A few days later, I still had some old bananas lying around and was craving some coconut. It was a Sunday spring morning, and before I headed out to clean my garage, I made this …

Breakfast

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …