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13 Tricks That'll Make Applying Eyeliner So Much Easier

You might have 99 problems, but your liner won't be one.<p>When explaining the art of eyeliner application, I'll liken it to a relationship. Hear me out: Both require a ton of patience and persistence to make it work and can be super frustrating at times. However, once you put in the proper time and …

Is There Any Way to Predict When You're Giving Birth?

There’s no reason why education should be a bore for kids. Thanks to the wonders of YouTube, they can now find fun, informative, and important videos …

British Museum

The Crazy Stuff That Happens to Your Boobs When You Have a Baby

From small to big to hella droopy, an in-depth look at breasts' post-pregnancy identity crisis<p>Let's get real: Your boobs basically go through a war when you have a baby. They can grow up to several cup sizes, change shape, and start spouting milk like crazy—sometimes at completely inappropriate …

Labor: How Does Giving Birth Actually Feel?

A few years ago, I watched Brene Brown’s TED Talk on Vulnerability. Her story, her research, her authenticity, and yes, her vulnerability resonated …

Discover your interior design style with this simple quiz

Finding your personal interior design style can be a struggle. You end up with a mish-mash of themes, from kitchen to dining room.<p>This simple quiz …

Interior Design

25 Secret Kitchen Cures for Common Ailments

You already know that what you eat and drink directly affects your long-term wellness. But did you know that certain items in your refrigerator, kitchen cabinets, and spice rack can treat everyday health concerns such as colds, occasional stomach upset, skin blemishes, and tension headaches? "For …

Daily Meditation: Let Go

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a passage from the Tao Te Ching. The reading reminds us to let go, stop …

First time Rome: a beginner’s guide to the Eternal City

First visit to Rome? You’re in luck. You’ll find it easy to see a lot, no matter how limited your time is. It’s good to plan ahead, but ambling aimlessly is also a joy: at times it can seem like there’s an ancient wonder around every corner. Just don’t stress about trying to see everything: for …

21 Quotes That Will Make You Reflect Upon Your Journey In Life

<i>“I don’t know what to do with my life…”</i><p>There have been many times in my life where I have been stuck and not known what to do next. I have agonized …

Motivation

These Are the Best Workouts for Every Part of Your Bod

They say health is wealth, and fitting in regular exercise is an essential part of the plan. But for workout newbies, the fitness world can seem like a terribly intimidating place, especially when you’re crunched on time. We asked Re:Make 2015 speaker (get your tickets here!) and Blogilates founder …

Workouts

How the world changed as a result of Hitler's decision to invade Poland, 76 years ago today

Adolf Hitler's home, the Berghof, was just outside the town, on a mountain in the Bavarian Alps. To the extent that Hitler had a home, this was it, and it was the place where Hitler met with many notables, particularly before the war began.<p>As it happens, today is the 76th anniversary of the start …

18 DIY Dollar-Store Projects That'll Transform Your Dorm For Cheap

Decorate without breaking the bank.

Crafting

Here Is Why "How to Write" Is Much More Important than "What to Write"

There are very few things as stunning and breathtaking as an alpha woman. Her poised sense of self and her kind yet firm ways are a masterful thing …

Best Jon Stewart Quotes on Parenting

Jon Stewart signed off from <i>The Daily Show</i> for the final time last night after a 16-year run, leaving loyal viewers misty eyed and wondering where the …

Parenting

Fun and Fresh Patio Furniture Ideas

The days are starting to get shorter, so fall must be on its way. But there’s still plenty of warm weather to enjoy! And when the temperature cools, …

23 Clever Kmart Hacks That'll Take Your Decor To The Next Level

Why fork out the big bucks when Kmart has everything you need?

Hacking

An Easy Quick Flower Arrangement Trick

This lovely bouquet arrived at our office recently and, although gorgeous, was showing off a little too much leg when we put it in that clear vase. …

The Ultimate Arm Transformer Workout

Get those pipes ready for tanks, strappy dresses, and bathing suits.<p>In my experience, the traditional arm exercises, like bicep curls, triceps kickbacks, and side raises, don’t bring big results quickly. They are important and valuable movements, for sure, but they don’t change you fast.<p>I’ve coined …

Workouts

A Theory About Dumbledore Is Blowing The Minds Of ‘Harry Potter’ Fans

As long as people keep reading J.K. Rowling’s <i>Harry Potter</i> series, fans will keep coming up with new <i>Harry Potter</i> theories. In 358 years, when <i>Prisoner of Azkaban</i> is outlawed during the Great Book Ban of 2373, some rebel on Tumblr will finally realize that “Mad-Eye” Moody is actually Arthur Weasley, …

The Best Butt Workout

Try this 20-minute butt workout to solidify your assets<p><b>To get a gorgeous butt</b> do these moves twice a week. Complete the recommended sets and reps, opting for a weight at which you can barely eke out the last rep of your final set with perfect form. <i>Check out all of WH's 20-Minute Workout Series -</i></b> …

Workouts

Ten best plank variations to keep your core strong

Want to tone your abs but bored with the static, orthodox plank position? Personal fitness trainer Scott Laidler explains the ten more exciting options that can help you change up your workout<p>The plank exercise is a staple core exercise that works everything from your abdominals, lower back, …