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The best festival phones for summer 2018, including cheap pay as you go mobiles for £3.50 and the new Nokia 3310

Festival season is upon us, a.k.a the only weekend all year when we separate from our precious iPhones, all for the chance to be metres away from our …

Make These Healthy and Delicious Oven-“Fried” Falafels in No Time at All

Sally Hansen Terra Coppa Nail Polish Review: See It on 3 Skin Tones

There are plenty of qualifiers that go into finding a great nail polish: how streaky it is, how fast it dries, how long it lasts, and that's just the formula. Add in trying to narrow down a color, and the decision-making level of difficulty goes from "what should I eat for dinner?" (hard) to</i> …

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7 Eyelid Smoothing Creams That Get Rid of Crepey Skin

If you’re going to take the time to apply a shimmery shadow or create a perfect cat eye, it’s important to prep your eyes, including your lids. The delicate area often falls victim to dryness or wrinkles, which can impede that expertly applied look you’re going for. Here, seven products that will …

Free tool makes wirelessly backing up iOS devices a breeze

Backing up your iOS devices can be a pain — but not if you have iMazing Mini, a smart yet simple new tool from DigiDNA that makes backups a breeze.<p>It not only gives you more control over your data, but it can perform backups wirelessly on a schedule that suits you. It also has a whole bunch of …

15 Vegan Recipes That Prove Clean Eating Doesn’t Have to Be Boring

There’s been more and more buzz about clean eating lately, but it’s nothing new. Clean eating started with the natural health food movement the …

DIY | shibori shopping bag

shibori has been all over my pinterest feed this year so it was only a matter of time until i had try it out myself. if you follow me on snapchat …

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3 Simple Ayurvedic Secrets For Great Skin

As generational practitioners of Ayurvedic medicine and gatekeepers of some of the most powerful beauty and wellness formulas, my family earned the …

Clean Skin Miracle: Charcoal

Long before it was being mixed into $10 lemonade and infused into everything from socks to bedroom pillows, charcoal—hefty chunks of it— was in …

15 Cruelty-Free Products You Can Now Buy at This Major Millennial Chain Store

You can now get your perfect LBD (little boho dress) and a side of vegan skin care and organic makeup, too. Clothing and accessories brand Free People has been a go-to spot for finding a breezy top for a music festival or a festive frock for your birthday party. You can finally score beauty (hair, …

These new, natural beauty products could change your summer skin

We’re in the middle of what’s being called a heat dome.<p>To survive it, we’re getting creative with our ice cube trays, rocking running shorts in favor …

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10 Camping Essentials Under $10 Each

Camping is a fun pastime for the entire family and a great way to spend time outside. Of course, buying gear can quickly get expensive. To help you …

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Types of interfacing and how to choose the right one for your project

Types of interfacing and how to choose the right one for your project<p>As sewists, we put a lot of thought into choosing the right fabrics for our …

Folded Shopping Bag from Batik Fabric

Here’s a fun Batik project– a folded shopping bag. The project is simple and should take you about 30 minutes to an hour while the end product is …

The Crafting Supply That Will Inspire You to DIY Shelves, Drawer Pulls, and More

Though they might not seem like much in their raw form, an oddball hardware store find or crafting supply can turn into something great. See skewers and washers at work here:<p><b>It's a good reminder that starting with materials, rather than a fully formed end goal, will encourage some of the best</b> …

Here Are 5 Beauty Podcasts To Download Immediately

In this age of instant visual gratification via platforms like Instagram and Snapchat, podcasts offer a slower, quirkier way to get information, a sort of throwback to talk radio that you can listen to at your own convenience. While esoteric subjects abound in the podcast universe and it may seem …

Who Said Vegans Can’t Grill? Bomb Veggie Burgers, plus Side Dish. {Vegan Recipes}

I used to be a barbecue queen.<p>I enjoyed the art of expertly grilling and smoking various treats to impress my friends and family. You name it, I …

basic tote {a tutorial}

In my last post I shared a simple pouch made of Kraft Tex and I mentioned I wanted to make a tote bag using this interesting, slightly intimidating …

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The Cheapest Caribbean Vacation Paradises

By: <i>Harmon Leon</i><p>Credit: <i>VALENTIN VALKOV/SHUTTERSTOCK</i><p>How many times have you been shoveling snow and muttered to yourself, "I would give ANYTHING to be on a Caribbean beach right now"? Every time, right? Sure, but you probably also slogged on thinking a mid-winter escape to a tropical paradise costs a …

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What It’s Like to Travel to Islands so Remote, They’re Not on Google Maps

Harboring fantasies of being a castaway on a deserted island? Consider a trip to Panama’s San Blas islands.<p>There are 365 pieces of paradise scattered …

You Need To Try These Eyeliner Looks

Applying eyeliner is an art. One little line can transform your face by making eyes appear bigger, more awake, or even changing their whole shape. In …

Battambang: Cambodia's lesser-known city

The laid-back city of Battambang in Cambodia’s northwest may have a<p>sleepy<p>ambience distinct from the more upbeat hot spots of Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Sihanoukville, but travellers who venture here will find plenty of excuses to linger.<p>A walkable centre, bags of old architectural charm, day trips …

U.S. museum returns Hanuman statue to Cambodia

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A U.S. museum returned a 10th century statue of the Hindu monkey god Hanuman to Cambodia on Tuesday, saying research suggested it had probably been taken from the gate of an ancient temple complex.<p>Cambodia's Deputy Prime Minister Sok An (2nd R) touches the kneeling monkey god …

Cambodia: Contemporary & Complex

The impression most people have of Cambodia is usually based on two cultures. The first is the Khmer Empire that spread across much of Asia in the …

Island hopping off Cambodia's coast

Sandy bliss awaits travellers off Cambodia’s south coast. Whether you favour being glued to a hammock upon an isolated shore, or fancy slothful days recovering from all-night raves, Cambodia has an island for you.<p>Lapped by the lapis-hued waters of the Gulf of Thailand, the scattering of islands in …

The Best Pepper in the World - Kampot, Cambodia

Cambodia's Kampot Pepper is regarded as one of the finest peppers in the world and it is said that there wasn't a decent restaurant in Paris that …

Cambodia's Most Debauched Night Market Is a Neverland of Booze and Food

Otres Market is a festival environment of live music, high-quality craft cocktails, and a parade of international cooking skills. It’s where all the black sheep come to live and party from dusk until daylight.<p>In the Cambodian jungle, just off the alabaster sandy stretches of Otres Beach, there is a …

The Best Beauty Product Organization Tips and Tricks

If there's one surefire way to tumble down a time-sucking internet rabbit hole, it's by Googling "best ways to organize beauty products". Lucky for you, we've tried—and written about—lots of those ideas over the years. Now that you've fully recovered from your New Year's partying and are ready to …

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