Bubz Malonzo

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18 Signs You're With The One You Should Marry

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, how to know if he's the one.<p><b>1) He always brags about you.</b> If you get a promotion at work or even just win concert tickets, he can't resist telling everyone you hang out with before you even think to mention it. Because he's your biggest fan (arguably next to …

Relationships

One Simple Chart Shows 72 Uses For Common Household Products

People have been using common substances like citrus juices, oils and vinegars for cooking, as household cleaners and personal grooming products, for …

DIY Painted Wood Spoons and Chalkboard Kitchen Accessories - No. 2 Pencil

I’ve been working on some updates in my kitchen, and I’m excited to share these colorful painted bamboo spoons and chalkboard kitchen accessories. I …

Cucumber For Acne and Five Other Surprising Uses

<b>Last weekend I had a rare Saturday morning</b> free to myself. Since I almost never get to go to the farmer’s market as a patron, I decided to visit with …

10 Simple Steps to Organizing Your Pantry

There is something about the holidays that makes me want to get organized. Come Jan. 1st you can almost always find me cleaning out a closet or …

The best eyeglasses for your face shape

Best Celebrity Beauty Secrets

What can you learn from Angelina, Gwyneth, and Lupita? Makeup, hair, and skin pros reveal the techniques they rely on to create stunning red-carpet looks.<p><b>MAKEUP ESSENTIALS</b><p><b>Everyone needs primer</b> The secret to Charlize Theron's flawless complexion: primers (yes, plural). At this year's Oscars, …

5 Key Tips for Sweat-Proof Makeup

All the tips to look calm, cool and collected in the summer heat.<p>Makeup artist Tamah's clients Alexa Chung, Allison Williams, and Judy Greer always look impossibly cool, calm, and collected on the red carpet. Here's how she does it. "You can't beat the heat," she says, "so my philosophy is to …

5 Ways to Celebrate National Tequila Day

With all the recent reports that tequila is actually good for you (in small doses, of course), we're embracing the liquor's official day with some delicious drink and food recipes.<p><b>Don Julio Paloma</b><p>1 1/2 ounces Tequila Don Julio Reposado<p>1 ounce soda water<p>1/2 ounce grapefruit syrup<p>1/2 ounce fresh lime …

Recipes

Is Almond Oil the New Coconut Oil?

A closer look at the latest miracle oil we're loving.<p>There is nothing coconut oil can't do. It's super-moisturizing and anti-inflammatory. It can prevent protein loss in the hair. It's antioxidant, meaning it scrounges up wrinkle-inducing free radicals. There is some research that suggests that …

5 Rules for Being a Short Girl in Fashion

Being petite in the land of models takes practice.<p>I truly never even thought about not being tall until I entered the rarefied world of fashion—a place where vertically-blessed women are more often than not in very high shoes. I've embraced heels since high school, took a 6'3" boy to my junior prom …

Extreme Sports

6 Things That Happen to the Body Without Enough Water

The Institute of Medicine suggests women drink about nine cups of water a day, which may leave you wondering whether that's actually worth all the trips to the bathroom. We went straight to the studies to debunk the hydration hype.<p><b>1. You're more likely to have health problems.</b> Higher water intake …

We need to research practical knowledge about autism – not just how it affects the brain

Last month saw the publication of a report that asked What should autism research focus upon?, produced by the Institute of Education and Research Autism. It shows that a majority of research funding and publications are focused on the biological and cognitive elements of autism spectrum disorders, …

Do You Have To Wash New Underwear Before You Wear It?

<b>The Scientist: Philip M. Tierno, Ph.D., professor of microbiology and pathology at New York University School of Medicine</b><p>The Answer: In a word, yes. …

2014

7 Signs You're Decent At Speaking A Second Language

During my middle and high school years, I took three years of Spanish: three years of grammar rules, frustratingly catchy songs and endless amounts …

Language

29 Photos That Will Awaken Your Inner Explorer

The world is just awesome, and there are some photographers who are lucky enough to live in and travel to these astonishing places. If you can't visit these places yourself, here's the next best thing!<p>1. An ice cave in Iceland<p>Exclusively in Winter (Ice Cave) by Jacky CW on 500px<p>2. Leshan Giant …

The best countries for food

Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some countries the food is <i>the</i> highlight, drawing many a foodie to its borders, like a moth to a flame. …

Is it right to try to 'normalise' autism?

A year ago, Julie Barber came close to a nervous breakdown. Her son, Jack, who is four, has autism, and she felt overwhelmed by his demanding behaviour. "He was having two-hour meltdowns nearly every day," says Barber, who lives with Jack in Thurrock, Essex. "I've got a bad back just from trying to …

New Autism Study Reveals Effectiveness of Web-Based Intervention Tool for Challenging Behaviors

<i>The "Randomized Evaluation of a Web-Based Tool for Designing Function-Based Behavioral Intervention Plans" study, conducted by Center for Autism and</i> …

The 5 Scariest Autism 'Treatments'

Autism invites its share of quacks. In fact, it might have more quacks in its vicinity than a duck pond. After almost a decade of watching “cures” and “treatments” come and go … or stay and stay and stay, bafflingly … I’ve unconsciously created a list in my head, a la <i>High Fidelity</i>, of the Top 5 …

What Every Parent Needs to Know About Autism

It’s been about 75 years since the first paper was published describing the signs of autism in children. But even as new findings continue to crop …

AssistiveWare talks autism apps, price challenges and iOS versus Android

According to the UK's National Autistic Society, there may be more than 500k people in the UK with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including around 134k children – defined as under-18s.<p>Those are figures worth remembering on 2 April, which is designated by the United Nations as World Autism …

Autism Cases May Drop Under New Diagnostic Criteria

A study released on Wednesday says that the new diagnostic criteria from the DSM-5 — often referred to as psychiatry’s diagnostic “bible” — could …