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The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

New Study Blames Chinese Grandparents For Obese Kids

Chinese children raised by their grandparents are twice as likely to be overweight or obese, according to a study published this month in the</i> …

Diabetes

Stylish Shoes For Women With Big Feet Do Exist. Here's Where To Buy Them.

The struggles for women who happen to have bigger feet (size 10 and up) seem to be endless. And beyond barely squeezing your feet through the ankle opening of skinny jeans, the most annoying problem is simply finding a pair of shoes -- or better yet, a pair of cute shoes -- in your size.<p>So what's a …

Clothing

7 Conversational Tips to Be More Confident

Confidence can carry you through a lot in life. It can help you perform better in job interviews, appear more authoritative when addressing a crowd, …

Public Speaking

21 Things Nobody Tells You When You Graduate College

I have never been invited to give a commencement address at a college. This is disappointing because, for the first time in my life, I own a sports …

Employment

6 Exercises Your Body Wishes You'd Do Every Day

<i>Photo by Eric Audras/Getty Images</i><p>Your body craves movement. It wants to get strong and get moving every single day. Those aches and pains? It's your body's way of begging you to give it the attention it needs and deserves. And it doesn't have to be a lot. Simply doing these 6 simple exercises at …

5 of My Favorite Healthy Slow Cooker Meals

We have been snowed in ALL WEEK! I wanted to factor in some free time for myself this coming week and there is no better way than putting dinner on …

Cooking

25 Playlists for Every Possible Workout Routine on the Planet

Chocolate Buttermilk Cake

One can never have too many recipes for chocolate cake. Discuss. Chocolate Buttermilk Cake Ha. The opening statement sounds a little like one of …

Mike Stilkey’s Painted Books

Los Angeles-based artist Mike Stilkey likes to experiment with the canvases he chooses for his whimsical paintings, including vintage paper, record covers, book pages, and most interestingly on hardcover books themselves. In a previous interview, Stilkey says:<p>I was painting on book pages for …

A Letter to My Son Regarding Father's Day

Hey kiddo,<p>You may remember I wrote a similar letter on Mother's Day, in which I begged you to behave so that your mom could relax and enjoy her special Sunday.<p>This letter is a little different. For one thing, this letter is about me, rather than about Mommy, so I can speak a bit more freely. For …

Grilled Spice-Rubbed Beef Tenderloin Filets With Chimichurri

A specialty of Argentina, chimichurri is a tangy, zesty condiment traditionally served with grilled meats. Emerald in color and packed with loads of fresh herbs, olive oil, vinegar and garlic, it's like a cross between vinaigrette and pesto. This version -- adapted from Bon Appétit and made from a …

Seafood

I Lost Weight: Callista And Jason Puchmeyer Wanted To Be Good Role Models For Their Daughters And Lost 284 Pounds Together

<i>Got a success story of your own? Send it to us at success.stories@huffingtonpost.com and you could be featured on the site!</i><p><b>Name:</b> Callista and Jason Puchmeyer<p><b>Age:</b> Callista: 31, Jason: 32<p><b>Height:</b> Callista: 6'0", Jason: 6’3”<p><b>Before Weight:</b> Callista: 359 pounds, Jason: 300 pounds<p><b>How We Gained It:</b> Both of …

Fitness protects men from cancer, even 20 years later | NBC News

Fitness can protect you from cancer -- even 20 or more years down the road, researchers report. And men who were the most fit in middle age were the least likely to die a quarter century later even if they were unlucky enough to get cancer, a new study finds.<p>Men who were the most fit at age 50 back …

Cancer

California Teen Who Was Abandoned By Dad And Grew Up Dirt Poor Headed To Harvard (VIDEO)

His dad abandoned him when he was a baby and he grew up destitute, but no amount of hardship could keep Lloyd Chen from fulfilling his ultimate dream –- going to Harvard.<p>The Laguna Creek High School senior –- who was named valedictorian and graduated with a 4.79 GPA last month –- was accepted with …

Chicago Middle Schooler Saves Two Lives In One Week

Saving a life is impressive enough, but a Chicago area middle school student saved not only his best friend but also his teacher, all in the same …