Jennifer Coon

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3 Pilates Moves for a Flat Belly

Pilates focuses on the deepest layer of abdominals, which act like an inner girdle. Do these moves three to five times a week for a flat belly in no …

What to Eat on a Camping Trip

Writing a generic roundup of recipes to prepare for a camping trip is a bit like trying to create a wedding playlist that all 250 of your guests will enjoy. The range of possibilities, and the diversity in preferences and needs of each individual, is really too vast to make it a worthwhile …

Want to Make the Switch to Natural Deodorant? Read This.

Recently, I bought my first-ever natural deodorant after avoiding it for years. Among the things I’ve heard: they’re too expensive, they smell weird, …

Coconut

Beauty Basics: How to Apply and Store Your Favorite Perfumes

When it comes to perfume, I’m a fanatic. I own more than 50 fragrances, I read about scents, go online to talk about them, and weird out my friends …

Beauty

4 Ways to Reap the Many Beauty Rewards of Greek Yogurt

We are living in the age of yogurt. From the fro-yo phenomenon to the biggest Greek “culture” (ahem) revival since the Parthenon, seemingly no one …

6 Last-Minute Beauty Tricks That Actually Work

Well, look at you. It’s 7:54 a.m., and you’re ready to head off to work. <i>Early.</i> My god, when does that happen? And check you out: hair behaving …

Beauty

The Dirty Secret To Gorgeous Hair

For more and more women, skipping the suds (or cutting down big-time) is the trick to lustrous locks.<p>It happens all the time: You tell your co-worker her hair looks amazing and she proudly reveals that her bouncy blowout is days old and she hasn't washed her perfectly tousled hair in a week—and …

How to Use Scotch Tape to Perfect Your Liquid Eyeliner

Luckily, sketching on exotic cat eyes just got a whole lot easier thanks to this one sticky trick.<p>Let's face it: Unless you have a degree in geometry, the steady hands of a surgeon, or an inclination for art, mastering the technique of liquid eyeliner is just plain hard. Luckily, sketching on …

Makeup

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

New Beach-Season Essentials for a Smoother Bikini Line and Better-Looking Arms!

The official start to summer is just about two weeks away, and given the long, drawn-out winter, it’s understandable that many of us let some …

The New Edgier Ombre: Why the Multi-Tone Look is Taking Off

As if we needed any more reason to love Kate Mara (sister of Rooney, who will star in <i>Fantastic Four</i> next year)! When we recently stumbled on this …

A Chat with Vlogger ThatsHeart, Who’s Racked Up 60 Million–Plus Views in Just Three Years

You probably know her best as ThatsHeart, the popular beauty vlogger whose “get ready with me” and “what’s in my bag?” series make makeup and hair …

Recipes for Beauty: Blueberries

For me, blueberry picking will always be synonymous with summer. My family would drive out to a nearby farm and my sister and I would run between the …

The Ultimate 4-Move Booty-Firming Routine

Booty! Backside! Derriere! Call it what you want, but it’s time to kick that butt into higher (and tighter!) gear. To make that happen, I enlisted …

5 Ways to Treat Your Skin at Home, from Jennifer Aniston’s Go-To Skin Care Expert

Not all of us can afford spa treatments as often as we’d like, right? To help you re-create star-quality skin care sessions at home, aesthetician to …

Re-apply Makeup? A Thing of the Past with These Setting Sprays

With balmy spring and summer ahead, no one wants to worry that their flawless finish either smudged or ran. But who has the time to constantly …

Truck Campers

Watch the full Video<p>No matter where you want to go, or what you want to tow, your Lance Truck Camper will take you there. Imagine total freedom. In a …

RVs

Implementing the Common Core: The Role of Instructional Leadership Teams(ILTs) and Looking at Student Work (LASW)

This professional learning module is designed to assist teachers, schools, and districts implementing the Common Core in understanding how to better …

Education Technology

How to Crochet a Cat Hat

1<p><b>Chain 4; Slip stitch in first chain made.</b> This will make a ring to crochet into.<p>2<p><b>Single crochet 7 into the ring, use a slip stitch to join, single</b> …

How to Make Doughnuts

Doughnuts come in all shapes and sizes. They are the perfect way to treat yourself on a lazy weekend, or to indulge in a baking adventure. …

Dessert

“Rape the gay away” pastor won’t serve time

Notorious Iowa pastor gets his sentence reduced and visitation rights with his children<p>Rod Bastanmehr<p>September 13, 2013 12:52pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Alternet.<p>Iowa pastor and youth counselor Brent Girouex, who claimed with a straight face that he was trying to "cure" teenage boys …

5 shocking ways America abuses its homeless | Salon.com

Still, with a few exceptions, the default solution for many cities around the country is to come up with endlessly creative ways to punish the homeless for being homeless. Here are 5 examples from just the past few months.<p><b>1. Go to Jail for ... Sleeping?</b><p>In July the Tampa, Fla., City Council decided …

“Smile, baby”: The words no woman wants to hear

<b>(CareyHope via iStock)</b><p>Telling women to “smile” may seem a small thing — until you consider what often happens when women don’t want to<p>Soraya Chemaly<p>September 13, 2013 5:58pm (UTC)<p>Yesterday, I missed a train and I was frustrated, hot and tired. A man standing in the station decided it was a good …

Richard Dawkins steps in it again

<b>Well-known atheist and best-selling author Richard Dawkins speaks to the crowd during the "Rock Beyond Belief" festival at Fort Bragg army base in North Carolina March 31, 2012. The atheist-themed festival drew hundreds of people to Fort Bragg on Saturday for what was believed to be the first-ever</b> …

Home-schooling: You’re doing it too!

<b>(Robert Crum via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>The home-school trend is just an extension of what “regular” parents are already doing. Can’t we all get along?<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>September 14, 2013 6:00pm (UTC)<p>Before the torrential thunderstorms moved into New York City on Thursday afternoon this week, several …

41 Zimbabwe elephants poisoned in worst national case ever

Police arrest six men accused of tapping animal watering holes with cyanide for $120,000 worth of ivory<p>David Trifunov<p>September 7, 2013 12:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on GlobalPost.<p>Police in Zimbabwe arrested six men accused of using cyanide to poison elephants on Friday, according to …

How to Make Chocolate Lace

Chocolate lace is simply lace-like chocolate that can be added to desserts or cake toppings for a splendid final decorative touch. It's not hard to …

Dessert

How to Make Cool Whip Chocolate Pudding Pie

For a quick but decadent dessert, create a chocolate pudding pie infused with the whipped topping Cool Whip. This light and airy dessert is the …

How to Cook Pizza on a Barbecue

Cooking pizza on a barbecue is both an art and a science. And while there are a few things to learn along the way, with a bit of practice you can set …

Italian Food