Jennifer Stanco

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8 DIY Beauty Products For Amazing Skin On The Cheap

Illustrated by Anna Sudit.<p>Last week, I finally redeemed a birthday present for a facial at a New York spa. It was the kind of luxurious hour that I …

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Being Liberal

Be mindful of how you treat the planet. There is no other one to go to once it has been destroyed.

Little Known Fact: Staring at Blue Lights Can Burn Out Your Eyes

Did your parents ever tell you not to stare directly at the sun? They were right. But there are other dangerous lights, too. If you stare at anything …

William Styron on Why Formal Education Is a Waste of Time for Writers

<b>William Styron</b> (June 11, 1925–November 1, 2006) is one of the most beloved writers of the past century, in large part due to his confident idealism and dogged determination about writing. It was a spirit he cultivated early on, unwilling to accept the standard industrial model of a formal education …

19-Year-Old Sylvia Plath on the Transcendent Splendor of Nature

Carl Sagan believed that nature itself is a source of spiritual awe. Alan Lightman captured this beautifully in his account of a secular transcendent experience. And yet it’s not the scientists but the poets and writers who are best able to capture that sense of earthly reverence, from Virginia …

The U.S. Has the Most Expensive, Least Effective Health Care System

A survey released today by the Commonwealth Fund ranks the United States dead last in the quality of its healthcare system compared to ten other …

Anna Deavere Smith on Discipline and Learning to Stop Letting Others Define You

<i>“Discipline,”</i> the late and great Massimo Vignelli wrote, <i>“is the attitude that helps us discern right from wrong… Discipline is what makes us responsible toward ourselves [and] toward the society in which we live.”</i> It’s a dimensional definition that touches, ever so gently, on the second meaning of …

Sustainability Doesn’t Mean Less Profit, It Means Profit Forever

Reframing what a tired term really means for the business world.<p>Sustainability has become a term that serves as a catch-all for everything altruistic and pro-social. These are not bad things, of course, but as the word sustainability has entered the collective consciousness, it has–in many …

Sustainability

Don't Ever Hesitate to Do Something

Don’t ever, EVER, hesitate to do something because you are too shy or think you could fail. Not many years away you will look back and be ready to …

Schadenfreude

Bloggers who budget: A maxi dress for under $100

If you've been a long time reader of Sharing My Sole, you know my true weakness -- a good maxi dress. So when the Bloggers Who Budget gals decided …

This Plane Is Someone's House

Photo: Courtesy of AirplaneHome.com.<p>For some, a dream home means beach-front property. For others, it's just about that washer and dryer in the …

Cara Delevingne Style Interview With The Guardian

As much as the style world obsesses over Cara Delevingne, she surprisingly doesn't give many interviews, explaining why I jumped to read a story <i>The Guardian</i> just did on her. With her TV acting debut (in the U.K. series <i>Playhouse Presents</i>) right around the corner, the paper got her talking about …

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#theLIST: The Girls of Summer

Whether they're stepping off a yacht, or taking their pup for a walk in the city, take notes from these top models' enviable summer wardrobes<p>Whether they're stepping off a yacht, or taking their pup for a walk in the city, take notes from these top models' enviable summer wardrobes

California's best coastal walks

From its wild and rocky coast in the north to the south coast’s vast, sandy shores, the California coastline lures many to walk along the edge of the continent to gaze at the ocean. Sweeping coastal views are blocked in many cities, but wide-open hiking spaces abound nearby where anyone willing to …

Vivienne Westwood: 'I do things that irritate people'

The 73-year-old designer and campaigner on what drives her, the last time she cried and why she eats so much lettuce<p><b>I was anti-religious at one time.</b> I'm not any more. The concept of God and the divine is very important. Human beings have the potential to evolve and become more and more wonderful …

Beauty is ... shifting

<i>Ladies, I have the privilege of introducing Miss Lauren Scruggs to the Beauty Is...series. Lauren is a dear friend, confidant, fellow Beyonce</i> …

Fashion Week

Delicious Shoes, Colorful Scarves And More Of Our Favorite Accessories Of The Week

Yes, flats are more comfortable, but sometimes all an outfit needs is the perfect pair of heels to take it from blah to brilliant.<p>Amal Alamuddin amped up her plain red dress with a pair of killer floral heels, Kiernan Shipka matched her strappy shoes to her bright dress and Kylie Jenner proved that …

Half of autistic adults 'abused by someone they trusted as a friend'

Survey by the National Autistic Society reveals 'cruelty and unkindness' towards people with autism<p>Before her grandson's condition became clear, Margaret Palmer generally thought the best of people. Now she has a very different view.<p>"The cruelty, the unkindness, the lack of understanding towards …

Pope Francis: 'The Mental Structure Of Fundamentalists Is Violence In The Name Of God'

Pope Francis said a lot in his recent interview with Spanish-language magazine La Vanguardia. The interview<p><b>Here are 8 of the most powerful quotes:</b><p><b>On fundamentalism</b><p>"A fundamentalist group, although it may not kill anyone, although it may not strike anyone, is violent. The mental structure of …

Age-Wise Style: Why a Coatdress Is a Must-Have

InStyle<i>’s Fashion Director Cindy Weber Cleary has been a fashion editor for the past 20+ years. Needless to say, she's picked up some tricks along</i> …

12 Under-the-Radar Parisian Boutiques You Should Know About

We have the best in the biz to give you the lowdown on the best stores along the Seine.<p>Shopping in Paris can be overwhelming. Thankfully, here at ELLE, we have the best in the biz to give you the lowdown on the stores you may not know about that you can't miss the next time you find yourself along …

Dresses, Cashmere & Clothes for Women, Men, & Children

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