Christy LeBlanc

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7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

A modern makeover put this prefab home in touch with its picturesque surroundings

Oslo-based architectural firm Skapa Architects has breathed new life into an old, outdated prefab home by converting it into a light-filled living …

30 Movies from the Past 10 Years Everyone Should Watch at Least Once

Movie night, here we come.<p>If you’re looking for great movies, look no further. I’ve compiled a list of fantastic films from the past ten …

19 Addictive Spicy Noodles in NYC

New York City’s spiciest noodles run across various Asian cuisines but prove addictive in them all. Here are some of Eater’s favorite noodle dishes around town that incorporate vectors of hotness — by way of fresh green or red chiles, chile paste, chile oil, dried chiles, black or white …

In Search of Breakfast? The Standout Spots Are on Lafayette Street in New York City

NoHo’s New Yorkers may be the luckiest in town right now when it comes to getting breakfast. One small strip on Lafayette Street’s west side, above and below Great Jones, offers back to back options, each as fabulous as the next. (And that doesn’t even include stretching your legs as far as La …

65 Easiest Finger Foods Ever

1 of 65<p>Lemon-Caper Parmesan Potato Salad Bites<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 65<p>Cheese Truffles<p>3 of 65<p>Bacon Endive Tomato Bites<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 65<p>Mini Corn Dogs …

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Readers’ 23 All-Time Favorite Real Simple Recipes

We asked, and thousands of you answered. Here are the dishes most bookmarked, dog-eared, clipped, shared, and enjoyed—from once-a-week slow-cooker …

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Making Acrylic Pour Art with a Colander

I watched in curious suspense, wondering what the heck “Mixed Media Girl” was up to as she poured color after color of acrylic paint into a colander that was positioned over a canvas (and a drip grate/tray).<p>Once satisfied with the amount of paint she saw spreading out onto the canvas, she lifted …

One-Bag Dinners

A single trip to the grocery store is your ticket to a world tour of flavors in these Monday-to-Friday mains.<p>Get the shopping list<p><b>monday</b><br>Baked Flounder with Roasted Tomatoes <b><br>tuesday</b><br>Tortilla Pie<b><br>wednesday</b><br>Chicken Piccata <b><br>thursday</b><br>Sauteed Cajun Shrimp<b><br>friday</b><br>Linguine Arrabbiata

15 Interior Design Charts To Help You Feel Like A Professional Decorator

Because not everyone knows the difference between Windsor and Ladder Back.<p>You don't need to be an interior designer to know all the handy little secrets the pros know —just pin and reference these charts to sharpen your decorating skills. Guests won't have a clue that you didn't pay big bucks for …

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Muscle-Building Food: How to Cook Southwest Shakshuka for Dinner

Ronny JosephRonny JosephShakshukaCook this for dinner tonight.Shakshuka is one of those recipes people hold very close to their heart. Everyone has a …

7 Drugstore Nude Lipsticks Celebrity Makeup Artists Swear By

Everyone needs a few nude lipsticks in their makeup arsenal. It's an absolute necessity for an everyday look. And while some of the best nude lipsticks can be pretty costly (looking at you, Tom Ford), there are some amazing drugstore shades, too. Here, seven celebrity makeup artists tell us their …

Joy Bauer's Healthy Chicken Enchiladas Recipe - Great Ideas : People.com

Everyone loves a good Mexican meal, but the dishes are not always diet-friendly. <br>Luckily, <i>Today Show</i> nutrition and health expert <b>Joy Bauer</b> has shared …

Another Cafe Targeted In Paris Attacks Reopens, Ushering In Springtime

La Belle Equipe, where 20 people were killed, is the last of the cafes to reopen.<p>La Belle Equipe, a Parisian cafe where 20 people died in November's terrorist attacks in the French capital, opened its doors Monday for the first time since the fateful evening.<p>"Today is not any regular day," reads a …

6 Hair Commandments Every French Girl Swears By

When a woman heads to a bar for a blowout instead of a glass of Burgundy, rest assured, she is <i>not</i> French. Here are the six hair commandments French women always live by.<p><b>Press your coffee—not your hair.</b> "French women don't use straightening irons," says Paris hairstylist David Mallett. "Their ideal …

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By The Glass<p><b>BUBBLES</b><p>Domaine Balivet ‘Bugey-Cerdon’ NV Grand Cru Savoie, France. Deep pink, slightly sweet to cut the heat; berries and spice. …

The 25 Best Carbs That Will Uncover Your Abs

Imagine if you could tell your friends you’re on a hot new diet, the one all the celebs are doing for rapid weight loss. It’s name? Not Atkins. Not …

We've Cracked Panera Bread's Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Trust us: You're going to want to try these ultra-chocolaty treats.<p>Super-sized cookies usually turn out one of two ways: you-might-just-break-a-tooth crunchy, or so cakey they're practically scones. Yet, every batch of Panera Bread's Chocolate Chippers (their term, not ours) turns out chewy and …

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We tested the new router that's designed to get rid of your Wifi dead spots once and for all

Early last year, Eero used this dream to launch a crowdfunding campaign that sold over $1 million in preorders.<p>The pitch was that Eero would use multiple devices to blanket your entire home with a smooth Wi-Fi signal that anyone could set up.<p>And after pushing back the launch from last summer, Eero …

7 Health Apps That Will Actually Make Your Life Better

You can track so much more than your steps.<p>You probably already track your steps, but there's a growing variety of apps for your phone to stay on top of every aspect of your health, from your birth control to your skin regimen. The influx of wellness-related apps has become almost overwhelming, so …

8 shocking predictions for life after 2020 from Google's genius futurist

He's so influential that Google hired him to lead its artificial intelligence efforts.<p>Kurzweil is known for making predictions, which are right about 86% of the time.<p>Here are some of his most promising (and terrifying) visions of the 2020s and beyond.

Shares guru Jim Slater: eight books that will make you a better investor

Whether you are experienced in the workings of the financial markets or have no finance background at all there's a title out there to suit you<p>When I am asked if I can recommend clear and easy-to-read primers on investment, there are two books that spring instantly to mind. Both of them should be …

The best way to boil an egg, according to science

Boiling an egg seems like it should be one of the easiest culinary feats to master. But as anyone who has tried knows, it isn’t. You can end up with rubbery whites, chalky yolks or half the white taken off with the shell.<p>Here’s why: An egg isn’t one thing, it’s two. The yolk and white have two …

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5 Natural DIY Hacks to Eliminate Toxins From Your Life for Good

Did you know that you can make so many of the products that you buy? It’s true! And you can do it from scratch with ingredients you probably already …

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Pretty Much the Best Chocolate Cake Ever

We're a family that loves to double down on chocolate.<p>For birthdays, we have to do it up right by making my version of cake bliss. But, as you may have caught on at some point by reading MBA, I have a little bit of a multi-tasking problem.<p>My family enjoys watching me flit from one thing to another …

Never-Before-Seen Karl Lagerfeld Photos Are on Display in Paris

Designer, publisher, photographer, collector—there’s seemingly no end to Karl Lagerfeld’s pursuits. At Paris’s Pinacothèque de Paris gallery, Lagerfeld’s photographic endeavors are the subject of a new exhibit, open now through March 20, 2016.<p>Co-curated by Eric Pfrunder, Chanel’s image director, …

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25 Things You Absolutely, Positively Have to Do in Paris

The City of Light, the City of Love, the city with a certain je ne sais quoi: There’s perhaps no place more adored on the planet, as evidenced by the millions of visitors Paris draws each year. You could spend a lifetime exploring the French capital, but whether you have a day or a year, we’ve got …