Destiny Johnson

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11 Primers with a Purpose

Searching for the best primer for oily skin? Or maybe one that'll make makeup last from work through happy hour? We reveal our picks for skin, lips, …

Makeup

The Top 10 Workout Songs for April 2015

Jason Derulo, Ariana Grande, and even a comeback from Ricky Martin made the cut for the best workout songs to get you moving this month<p>Spring is in …

Music

9 Nutritious Coconut Oil Cooking Hacks

The many benefits of coconut oil mean it should be added to more than just stir fry! These creative cooking ideas use it for chicken wings, ice …

Recipes

Bedroom Organization Tricks

If your bedroom is small or large, these organizing ideas will help you keep everything in its place, leaving you a calm and tranquil space to relax in.<p>The space under your bed can be put to sensible use with these bins, made by attaching casters to a wooden box, a drawer from a chest, or a wine …

Bedrooms

Elsie’s DIY Dining Room Table

Never in my wildest DIY-dreams did I think we would build a gigantic kitchen table! After searching (a LOT) and not finding the perfect table, we …

diy mounted shelving

our living room wall is HUGE. and of course, there’s a big fireplace in the middle so there isn’t room for a large credenza or console. just one cute …

How To Strip Painted Furniture

I am not one to be very high maintenance while painting furniture. I like to take the least<br>steps as possible for the best outcome. For that reason I …

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Dining Table

Shares 16K<p>Did you see the vintage chair I made over yesterday? Well we bought it to accent this amazing table that my husband built last weekend.<p>You …

Amazing DIY Table + Free Downloadable Plans

23 Comments<p>Fiona and Doug of Cartolina just finished an amazing DIY table and office expansion to accomodate their new shipping and distribution …

Pretty Bathroom Jars

I'm in love with the new shower curtain I bought for my kids bathroom. (target) The colors and design are just too fun. I decided to ...

Build & Organize A Corner Shelving System

Hi, it’s Mandi from Making Nice in the Midwest. When my husband and I first moved into our ranch home two years ago, we weren’t quite sure how to …

How To: Make a Colorful DIY Hanging Rope Mirror

I love, love, LOVE this colorful spin on the nautical rope/leather belt mirrors that have been popular lately. And, as it turns out, this version is …

DIY

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

TLC announced it's bringing back the hit home makeover reality series for another season.<p>The NBA legend's megamansion has a boat dock, movie theater …

Dining Rooms

Here's how to be more photogenic with 10 amazingly easy picture-taking

In the age of smartphones, Facebook and Instagram, there’s a camera everywhere—and your most embarrassing photos ever taken can end up on the …

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

The popular mandoline was sold under two different brand names.<p>Doctors and experts tell us exactly how to get rid of allergens for good!<p>Chefs and …

The Home Pregnancy Test That Answers "Am I Pregnant" and More

So how does the new Clearblue pregnancy test work? Like all home pregnancy tests, it contains a testing strip that detects the presence or absence of the pregnancy hormone Chorionic Gonadotrophin (hCG) in your urine. (If hCG is there, you’re expecting.) But the new test one-ups other options: It …

5 Makeup Brushes That Make Application Easier

Makeup is moot without proper brushes, which is why excitement is brewing over the August grand opening of Morphé Makeup Brushes’ inaugural store in …

Makeup

The 10 Best Fitness Foods for Women

Eat up, get fit! Because the path to a strong, capable, toned body begins in the kitchen

Nutrition

The Best Running Motivation Ever

Our readers share what keeps them going<p>Keep Your Eyes on the Finish Line<p>Ready to run your first (or fastest!) 10-K? Find out how to cross the finish line with confidence!<p>Push Past the Exhaustion<p>Make a Plan You Can't Flake On<p>Signing up for a race can help keep you on track, so run a 10-K with us! …

Motivation

6 Ways to Work Out Safely in the Heat

How to feel the burn (in your muscles) without making yourself sick from the heat<p>Go ahead, feel the burn (in your muscles, of course). Just remember: High temps and major humidity plus vigorous exercise can equal a scary health hazard, like heat exhaustion or heat stroke. Follow these guidelines to …

Heatstroke

10 Things That Slow Your Metabolism

Beat these culprits to burn more calories<p>Need another reason to love your body? It burns calories all by itself—as long as you don't get in the way. See, every cell in your body plays a role in energy metabolism—the process of turning the food you eat into energy that keeps your heart beating, …

Nutrition

The Secret to Staying Motivated

Forget simply losing weight! Here, five much better reasons to get moving<p>When it comes to managing a hectic schedule, daily to-dos that don't have tangible and immediate payoffs usually find themselves falling off your checklist. That includes exercise. "The reality is that physical activity …

Community Health

The Top 28 Best Healthy Snacks

Nibble away with these healthy snacks that all clock in at 100 calories or less.<p>Computer screens, dogs, your paycheck: Some things should only come in size XL. But at snack time, smaller really can be better—even if your appetite feels super-sized. It's just a matter of figuring out exactly the …

Healthy Eating

5 Ways to Run-Proof Your Skin

While training for a long race can be hell on your body, it doesn’t have to be unpleasant for your skin. Fortunately, many of those not-so-hot skin conditions (Chafed underarms, anyone? Blistered toes?) can be treated—and in some cases, prevented—according to four-time marathoner Elizabeth Hale, …

Skin Care

Awesome Workout Apps

Fitness apps aren't magic—they won't instantly shrink your waist. But they can help streamline the process. (And when they're free, even better!) Download these three winners now<p><b>Top fitness apps:</b><p><b>Lose It!</b>Weight loss sounds simple: Eat fewer calories than you burn. But in real life, it's easy to lose …

Fitness

How to Make Friends (In Real Life)

Studies show that forging—and maintaining—real bonds is more important than ever to our health and happiness. The problem: We've lost sight of how to do it.<p>The last time I checked, I had 643 Facebook friends and 1,124 Twitter followers. To me, it feels like a pretty exclusive group. But when a lazy …

Relationships

4 Running Motivation Tricks

Sometimes, the hardest thing about running is actually motivating yourself to get out and hit the road. Here's how<p>Sure, your legs and lungs burn, but running is just as taxing on your brain. From making the decision to lace up to fighting through each mile, "the process of running is …

Motivation

9 Ways to Get Better Sleep

Sleep like a baby with these natural tips<p>Have trouble dozing off at night?<p>Try these tips the next time you need to get some serious shut-eye!<p>Don't Focus on Sleeping<p>The more you think about the sleep you are missing, the more stressed you will be. And more stress means even less sleep. If you wake …

Sleep

The 15 Most Annoying Gym Habits

From the crude to the cringe-worthy, these bad gym behaviors are serious pet peeves. (Are you guilty of any?!)<p>Talking on the phone<p>Multitask in a way less annoying way—and sculpt a hot body while you're at it—with these two-in-one strength-training exercises.<p>Scoping out your neighbor's screen<p>If …

Exercise