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Former Elizabeth chef launches Buttermilk, a bento box delivery service

Buttermilk is a new bento box delivery service.<p>Buttermilk is a new bento box delivery service.<p>Buttermilk is a new bento box delivery service.<p>When Sam …

Six Ways America Is Like a Third-World Country

Although the U.S. is one of the richest societies in history, it still lags behind other developed nations in many important indicators of human …

Demographics

Humans Account for Less Than 40% of Global Web Traffic

If you own or manage a website, you probably refer to analytics to track performance, and help you strategize. It may surprise you, however, that …

Watch a Fashion Week Collection Inspired by elBulli

Here's a video from this week's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week showing off a collection with a culinary bent: Designer <b>Lela Rose</b> tells <i>InStyle</i> that her Fall 2014 collection was <b>inspired by a trip to elBulli</b>. Rose's meal at Ferran Adrià's storied restaurant "got me thinking about the intersection of food, …

How to Run a Successful Blog, as Illustrated by Food

The folks running the <i>LinkedIn Marketing Solutions Blog</i> just released a tutorial-of-sorts on how to create fun content for your blog (not necessarily a food blog). However, rather than explain it in industry-speak, they've created a food-friendly infographic filled with useful tips and tricks.<p>Aptly …

After 5 Rejections, Apple Accepts App That Tracks U.S. Drone Strikes

Persistence, it turns out, does pay off. After rejecting it five times, Apple has finally approved an app that tracks every U.S. drone strike and …

Nothing Going Right? How To Have A Good Bad Day

<i>Gretchen Rubin, author of two New York Times bestsellers, is our go-to gal for the best get-it-together know-how. Every week, she'll be dishing up</i> …

Happiness

The Pretty Skin Diet

When it comes to having a gorgeous complexion, you truly are what you eat.<p>Maintaining a consistent skincare routine that utilizes a powerful mix of anti-agers to reverse as well as prevent future damage is key to having youthful, radiant skin. However, it's not the only link in the quest for …

Nutrition

The ULTIMATE Non-Cardio Workout

Do you want to stick to your 2014 fitness goals but can't bring yourself to do the ol' treadmill-elliptical-stationary-bike routine again this week? …

Exercise

Going Shopping Today? Here Are This Week's Cheap Celeb Finds

With the freezing temperatures outside, all we're thinking about is bikinis and short skirts (natch). We've got summer on the brain, and our favorite A-listers are getting us even more excited for the coming months. They've been out and about in some pieces we're adding to our spring wish lists -- …

Today's Beauty Secret

BAZAAR's beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.

Makeup

How to Clean Your Shower and Keep it That Way: 5 Quick Tips

Rebecca just showed us how to refresh our bathrooms, but let’s zero in on the shower for a minute. I’ll venture a guess that it’s the area that gets …

French Country Interior Design Ideas

Distressed furniture. Glistening chandeliers. Patterned fabrics. Natural materials. These elements of <b>French country interior design</b> are easy to …

Mindfulness in Everyday Life: How to Meditate: 18 Tips to Successful Sitting Practice

In order to lead a more enlightened life, it is important, first of all, to understand how the human mind works. We are often unknowing prisoners of our minds, swept away by whatever thought we may be having at the time. We give our thoughts too much power.<p>Lost in regretting the past, or …

The Thin End of the Whip

The life of Catherine Robbe-Grillet makes Fifty Shades of Grey look like a Disney movie. In 1951, she became the mistress of the writer—and accomplished sadist—Alain Robbe-Grillet, whom she later married. Today, an 83-year-old widow, she is France’s most famous dominatrix. Visiting the 17th-century …

Color Obsession: Here's the Shade We Currently Can't Get Enough of, and 4 Bold Pairings to Wear With it

<b>Get to know:</b> Jade<p><b>Color description:</b> A wearable color hybrid that swings between blues or greens depending on what you partner with it.<p><b>Runway</b> …

72 Kitchens That'll Make You Want To Redo Yours

You've been dreaming of that custom backsplash forever. Now's the time.<p>The kitchen is probably the most used room in your house, so you want it to be a space you enjoy spending time in. From country casual to sleek and modern — and everything in between — we've got all the kitchen inspiration you …

Kitchens

How To Clean Laminate Floors

Hardwood floors are my dream, but some of the laminate flooring options out there are amazing — and surprisingly well-priced. If you decide to go for …

Color Ideas - Decorating with Colors

Rethink your white walls. Now.<p>They are definitely unexpected if you ask us.<p>November Rain is the neutral you've been looking for.<p>Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>We're traveling back in time, and our favorite spaces have never looked so good.<p>These designer picks go …

Home Decorating

15 Genius Ways To Maximize A Small Space

You don't have to feel claustrophobic ever again.<p>The struggle of finding room for all your stuff is real. Whether you live in a studio apartment or want to get more out of a small room, these small space design ideas will save your life. After all, no one ever complained about having too <i>much</i> space.

Small Spaces

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4 Fresh Takes On Neutral Nail Polish

Stone<p>Stone grey polish can give you the edginess of black polish, without being so harsh.<p><i>MAC Quiet Time shown on Styling Associate, Alyssa …

Get Jumpy with this Model-Approved Fitness Secret

Pick up this old school get-fit tool to truly transform your body.<p>In the quest to get fit—and stay motivated—most of us are willing to try every new fitness fad that our friends—or Twitter—talks about. And there are many. From complicated classes that require masterful placement of ropes to hopping …

New York City

This season's trends are stronger than ever. Pink returns yet again accompanied by a palette of sorbet pastels. Bold statement pieces were seen in florals and stripes, while the classic neutrals and boyfriend looks had a modernity that set the mood. Inspired by the catwalk, the Observer's fashion …

How To Prevent Mascara That Runs, Eyeliner That Smudges And Eyeshadow That Fades

It's gross out (again) here in the Northeast, which makes wearing eye makeup while trekking through the snow and freezing rain almost impossible. Between the winter precipitation and excessive sweating from all the warm layers, it only takes a few minutes for our eyeliner, mascara and eyeshadow to …

Today's Free Daily Overview

The universe is a complicated place. Why not utilize every kind of horoscope possible to help untangle the web of mystery that surrounds us?<p>Whether …

5 Links to Read Before Baking Bread

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Learn the timeless art of baking bread.</i><p>Winter is the ideal season to bake fresh bread at home. Time spent posted up inside -- hiding from below-zero …