Catherine Gosso

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7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

11 Tips for Voluminous, Healthy Hair

Even if you weren't born with fine hair, you might notice your ponytail looking leaner as you get older. Plump your locks with these easy pointers<p>Hair is the one part of our body most of us wish were a little fatter. And while some women are born with thin hair, many will develop it over time. …

Do You Care If a Guy is Circumcised or Not?

Find out where other women stand on the cut vs. uncut debate<p>Who's afraid of a little extra skin? Maybe more women than you think. Over 54 percent of women said they prefer a circumcised penis, according to a survey of 1,000 women from AdamandEve.com.<p>Of the other half, 33 percent of women said they …

Smooth It Over

Dryness strikes from face to feet. Here, a simple battle plan for getting soft, touchable skin<p>Most people don't fixate on dry skin the way they do acne or cellulite, but it can erode your youthful luster--and in some cases, your health. Along with causing flaking, dullness, and red patches, "it …

9 Things That Mess with Your Hormones

The seemingly innocent habits that throw your body for a loop

The Shocking Truth About Some Before- and After- Weight-Loss Success Story Photos

Prepare to be very upset<p>What woman doesn’t love a good before and after picture? Unfortunately, weight-loss companies know that—and many are using faked photos to try to rob you of your money and even your health, reveals a new exposé by the TODAY Show.<p>Sure, we’ve all had those “it must be too good …

15 Reasons Why Vinegar is the Ultimate Cleaning Solution

The secret fix to most household messes was already in your kitchen cupboard.<p><b>1. Kitchen Surfaces and Utensils</b><br>Vinegar has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties that make it a good choice for cleaning in the kitchen. Mix equal parts white vinegar and water, then pour it into a spray bottle. Use …

30 Gorgeous Spring Gardens

There's no sight more beautiful than flowers in bloom and lush greenery.<p>From sprawling paths to simple patios, find the best look for your backyard with these gorgeous garden designs.

Top Pin of the Day: A Kitchen in Soothing Colors

Today's top pin is a kitchen in a soothing, neutral palette. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>Industrial-style Restoration Hardware pendants add contrast above the kitchen island in a house designed by Mary McDonald. The cabinets are painted in Roman Column by …

Parmesan-Crusted Chicken with Lemon Butter from Alex Hitz

It's a delicious riff on a classic dish that can be whipped up in no time flat. Just remember three basic steps. Alex Hitz shares this delicious chicken recipe.<p>To me, there's really nothing better than sautéed chicken in a pan sauce. Done right, it can make a merely capable cook look like a …

10 Childhood Pleasures That Used To Make Our Whole Day

<i>The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you find your way back to balance.</i><p>GPS Guides are our way of showing you what has relieved others' stress in the hopes that you will be able to identify …

The Clutter Cure: 31 days to organize your home

5 Essentials To Make Mentoring Worthwhile

A good mentor is hard to find. Before trusting someone with your personal and professional goals, consider these characteristics.<p>From Mark Zuckerberg to Tony Robbins, some of the most successful people in all forms of business have credited part of their success to having a great mentor.<p>Mentors are …

The 12 Best Easy Recipes of 2013

From a 15-minute broiled black cod recipe that will blow your guests' minds, to a comforting bowl of green chicken chile macaroni and cheese, to a revolutionary no-stretch pan pizza recipe that'll change the way you make your pies, these are 12 of our favorite, best, and most popular recipes easy …

Serious Entertaining: A New Year's Eve Cocktail Party

For those of us hosting a party this New Year's Eve, the pressure is <i>on</i>. After all, you, and you alone, bear the responsibility for each person's final sips and bites of the year, not to mention their very first of 2014. Luckily, we've got you covered, with cocktails, sparkling wines, hors …

The 18 Best Vegetarian Recipes of 2013

Who would have thought that 2013 would be the year of the vegetarian recipe? Taking a look back at the recipes we've tested and tasted over the last year, I was amazed at not only the volume of vegetarian content we produce, but at its popularity with you, the Serious Eats community. Here are 18 of …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Christmas may be over, but there's still plenty of time for festive foods before the new year begins. Mac and cheese, cookies, tortes -- they're all …

Strawberry Satsuma Champagne Sangria

Add 2 of the satsuma oranges, the strawberries and raspberries to a large punch bowl or pitcher. Juice the remaining 4 satsumas – you want about 1/2 …

Steal This Look: Susie Tompkins Buell’s San Francisco Kitchen

Yesterday we visited the San Francisco home of Esprit cofounder Susie Tompkins Buell whose retro kitchen is peppered in bright green. One thing we’ve …

Rehab Diaries: Rescuing a 100-Year-Old Garden

Joel and Diane Schatz have photos (circa 1927) of their Mill Valley, California, house that show a garden party in progress under a great canopy of …

Calke Abbey in Aspic

A desire for seclusion was a great preoccupation among the heirs to Calke Abbey in Derbyshire. Solitude from the outside world as well as a passion …

As goes Ukraine, so goes Europe

Paul Wells on why Canada should encourage Yanukovych to sign the agreement with the EU<p>This month’s events in Ukraine must be baffling to all the …

German defence minister bruited as possible successor to Merkel

As Angela Merkel begins her third term as German Chancellor, many eyes will be focused on the country's new Defence Minister: Ursula von der Leyen.<p>A medical doctor and mother of seven, Ms. von der Leyen became Germany's first female defence minister when the new coalition government was sworn in on …