Gretchen

149 Flips | 12 Magazines | 59 Likes | @gr3tch | Lover of anything fashion& beauty. I am also emotionally attached to my kindle, is that healthy?

18 Must-Have Apps to Become Your Best Self

Your Action Plan is a monthly to-do list of tips straight from <i>SUCCESS</i> magazine—10 things you can do right now to improve yourself and your life. To …

Apps

15 Essential Books That Will Help You Be More Successful

Do want you to be more successful in both your personal and professional lives?<p>Most of us would obviously answer yes to that question. But merely …

Self-improvement

8 critical things successful people do before 8 a.m.

Starbucks continues to grow relentlessly, with CEO Howard Schultz just announcing plans to open 500 new stores a year over the next five years.<p>Much of this growth will happen in China, where Schulz is undeterred by the recent economic slowdown.<p>While many factors contribute to Starbucks' immunity to …

Time Management

New Technology Helps Online Shoppers See Exact Fits Before They Order Clothes

Debating whether to buy clothing online but not sure if you want to make the purchase because you can't see the fit? Some companies are trying to squash the hesitation of online shopping with new technology that brings the in store experience closer. The company Qvit.com is developing personalized …

Finally, Sexy Lingerie for Bigger Bra Sizes—This Baby-Doll Is Available in a J-Cup, Ladies!

The moment I first laid eyes on this underwired, cup-sized baby-doll—made by one of my favorite bra brands, Cleo by Panache, and available in up to a J-cup—it was like seeing the Loch Ness monster, meeting Madonna, and all my life's Christmases rolled into one.<p>Because, let's face it, while bra …

The Zoe Report

“How Drinking 3 Liters of Water Every Day Changed My Skin”

How many times have we heard “drink eight glasses of water a day”? Eight glasses, for someone like me, always seemed out of reach. I’ve never been …

The Ultimate Guide to Good Skin

Steven Macari, holistic health practitioner, nutritionist at Drive 495 and founder of the SLVRBK mat, shares his tips to getting your best skin ever.<p>Everyone wants great skin, some people have it naturally, others have to work really hard to maintain a clear complexion. While topical remedies or a …

The 65 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like Zara, without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive list of the …

The BEST Sites For Indulging Your Makeup Addiction

Confession: we do enough online beauty shopping to qualify for a makeup addicts anonymous group. Not the best thing for our wallets, but the upside …

Free Shipping

Master This Skill To Become Instantly Successful

Productivity is a buzzword these days and most successful professionals in a wide range of fields have hailed productivity principles as the key to …

How to Attract Good Luck: 4 Secrets Backed by Research

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don’t mean …

13 tricks to lead a simpler, happier life

Since then, the thread has ballooned to nearly 700 answers, with users from all over the world weighing in on how to eliminate physical and mental clutter, increase productivity, and ultimately be a happier person.<p>We picked out 13 recent responses that offer creative strategies for streamlining. …

Latest Fashion Trends & Celebrity Style

Celebrity Style

5 Morning Success Rituals for Busy Moms

<b>As a former corporate maven turned mom-entrepreneur, people often ask me what daily rituals I practice in order to stay sane and effective as I manage my business and busy family life.</b><p>While one size does not fit all, I've found that certain morning habits work wonders for myself and my clients …

13 Creative Ideas For A Bathroom Makeover

<i>Laura Gaskill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>From statement mirrors and sculptural tubs to bright hues and indoor-outdoor showers, bathroom design has come a long way from the basic choices of years past. If you’re thinking of changing things up in your master bath or powder room, see if one of these …

Interior Design

There's Now a Washing Machine for Your Makeup Brushes

Technology is changing the way we live, and if you need further proof, look to innovations like the Roomba or Lilumia Brush Washer, which make the …

Weekend Workout: Episode 1, modelFIT Full Body Workout

Procrastinate on Purpose

Learn How to Be A Multiplier<p>If you’ve tried all of the tips, tricks, tools, apps, checklists, planners and technology gimmicks to improve your …

Time Management

TPS7: Going Paperless w/ Brooks Duncan

Brooks Duncan helps individuals and small businesses go paperless at DocumentSnap.com where he writes about tools, workflows, and taking action. He’s …

Paperless Office

Secrets Of The 30 Under 30: How To Succeed When You're Still In Your Twenties

Want to succeed big in business while you’re still in your twenties? Create a product you want for yourself, and rely on the expertise of others to do it.<p>That’s some of the advice offered by members of Forbes’ new 30 Under 30 list in a panel discussion on Wednesday morning at the Four Seasons hotel …

5 Pieces That Make You Look Instantly Dated

We're all for sartorial freedom, but there are certain once-on-trend items that, when worn today, appear anything but current. Consider this your official out list.<p>We're all for sartorial freedom, but there are certain once-on-trend items that, when worn today, appear anything but current. Consider …

10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

Amazing red #eyeshadow look

Street style tip of the day: Belt it

Street style tip of the day: Belt it<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>I have built my closet around a collection of versatile basics, but I don't always want …