Elizabeth

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A Classic Connecticut Home That Simply Adores Blue

You can find nearly every shade in this shingle-style New England house.<p>For this spacious new shore front home on Mead Point in Greenwich, Connecticut, architect Douglas VanderHorn created a classic look reminiscent of New England in the early 1900s that takes advantage of modern construction and …

This Super Easy Trick Reduces the Calories in Your Food by Half

If you can boil water, you can do it.<p>Scientists have discovered a new way to cook rice that reduces its calories by up to 60 percent, according to a presentation at the 249th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS).<p>All you have to do is boil one teaspoon of coconut oil …

The Best Fuel for Every Workout

Though you may already know that what you put in your mouth before breaking a sweat can help you make it through your workout without getting …

Fitness

16 Ways To Use Coconut Oil

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, the game-changing ways to add coconut oil into your beauty routine.<p><b>1) An alternative to shaving cream.</b> Get a smooth shave and prevent razor burn by mixing coconut oil, shea butter, and jojoba oil together. Try this recipe.<p><b>2) Facial scrub:</b> Slough off dead skin …

25 Must-See Wedding Photos From 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, we can confidently say that this has been an amazing year for wedding photography.<p>We've scoured wedding blogs, Pinterest and reached out to talented photographers across the country and around the world to compile the very best wedding photos of 2014. Below are 25 of our …

8 Ways To Rev Up Your Metabolism

Steven Macari, holistic health practitioner, nutritionist at Drive 495 and founder of the SLVRBK mat, provides 8 tips to tune up your metabolism.<p>Let's start with the most basic definintion of metabolism—the chemical processes by which a plant or an animal uses food and water to grow, heal and to …

12 Days of Fit Christmas

Fit Christmas is a 12-day no-equipment fitness program designed to help you get and stay fit during the seasonal holidays. Each day is split into two parts to make it easier to fit training into your busy day and some of it, like walking, can even be combined with your holiday shopping and other …

Going Deep: 7 Features Hidden Inside Your Camera's Menu System That You Should Know

For a photographer brought up on steam powered film cameras, modern day DSLRs seem like science fiction to me. Fifteen years ago, camera functions …