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17 Bathroom Tile Ideas That Are Anything But Boring

Mid-century American bathrooms were in love with pattern and color. The 1940s saw suburbs filled with bubblegum-pink bathroom floors, mint-green …

Innovative Skylight Brings ‘Sun’ Into Any Room

What if you could add a skylight to your basement or any other room that could use a slice of sunlight? Thanks to <b>CoeLux</b>, that’s now a possibility. …

You Can Make Dinner For A Week With $25

This goes out to all the broke, hungry college kids out there.<p>We college kids seriously don't have the time (or the money) to splurge on expensive meals. Luckily for y'all, we've created a recipe series that is fast, easy, and cheap, and it takes the guesswork out of cooking to give you a week's …

Healthy Eating

Start 2016 Off Right With These Healthy Smoothie Recipes

Happy 2016! How are those New Year’s resolutions coming? You’ve totally been working out every day and eating right, yeah? Whether or not you’ve fallen off the wagon (no judgement here!), we’re here to hook you up with some healthy and delicious smoothie recipes. Packed with juice, fruit and …

Delicious Protein-Packed Salmon Burger Recipe | Men's Health

Red meat, meet your match: salmon. Not only does the fish taste great stuffed into a pita pocket with all the fixings, salmon is also full of immune-boosting vitamin D, heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids, and muscle-building protein.<p>Oh, and it tastes awesome.<p>Now gather the goods and go fish.<p><b>Salmon</b> …

15 Healthy, One-Pot Meals

There are fast meals, and then there are one-dish meals. Most people love eating, quite a few enjoy cooking, but almost nobody gets their kicks from washing a tower of dirty dishes.<p>To make prioritizing healthy eating at home that much easier, here are a whole slew of healthy recipes for breakfast, …

How to Make Oven Roasted Parmesan Potatoes | Potato Recipes | Allrecipes.com

How to Make Slow Cooker Baked Potatoes | Slow Cooker Recipes | Allrecipes.com

How to Make Tomato Bisque with Chicken | Chicken Recipes | Allrecipes.com

14 Savory Apple Recipes to Make Your Mouth Water

Apple pie, apple dumplings and apple crisp are some of our all-time faves. But what about apple recipes that aren’t dessert? While sweet apple recipes get all the love, savory eats with the famed fruit are just as — if not more — delicious. If you’re looking for a way to eat the best fruit of the …

This 1 Pot Chili Mac N’ Cheese Is Gonna Be Your New Fave Dinner

Okay, we admit it: We’ve fallen into the “let’s do something a little bit different with our favorite comfort food” trap. But now that we’re here, we don’t ever want to leave. In this amazing dish, piles of pasta and cheese are taken to a whole new level with ground beef, spices, kidney beans and …

10 Dessert Recipes to Use Up Every Last Apple You Pick

The leaves are changing, there’s a chill in the air and you’ve got cozy sweaters in your daily rotation. If you’re an autumn-addict like us, you’ve probably been drooling over hearty soup recipes, pumpkin treats and crafty Halloween-themed indulgences for weeks. All you need now is the smell of …

19 Delicious DIY Popsicles to Cool You Down

There’s nothing more refreshing than a popsicle on a sweltering summer afternoon. Ice cold and flavorful, popsicles are an easy snack that all ages can enjoy. Instead of heading to your local freezer aisle, why not invest in a popsicle mold and make your own gourmet icy treats? In flavors like thai …

12 Bento Box Lunch Ideas to Get You Through the Week

Packing a well-balanced lunch — whether it’s for you or for your mini me — is crucial for setting healthy habits. And while trying to come up with something different to bring every day can be challenging, a Bento-style lunch box takes all the thought out of it. Fill the largest compartments with …

7 Recipes Reese Witherspoon Thinks You Should Make This Week

In a 73 Questions interview with <i>Vogue</i>, Reese Witherspoon talked about how much she loves California sun, outdoor living and, of course, Southern-fried chicken. Famous for her Southern hospitality, Reese usually hosts a pool party every weekend, and you can rest assured there is always enough sweet …

Eat These 5 Foods to Lose 5 Pounds

<b>2. Endive</b><br>Addictively crunchy, the leaves of this pale veg—which have next-to-no calories—were made for dipping.<p><b>3. Red Grapes</b><br>They're sweet and they contain a compound that can block fat cells from forming.<p><b>4. Snow Peas</b><br>These stir-fry faves may help turbocharge fat-burning by up to 30 percent. Woot!<p><b>5.</b> …

10 Free Printable Workouts to Get Fit Anywhere

We’re getting to that point where our barre classes and HIIT sessions are feeling a bit… well, repetitive. Summer’s coming up fast, and we’re ready to take our workouts up a notch, but sans the pricey gym memberships and personal trainers. Thankfully, we dug up these printable workouts that just …

16 Ways to Upgrade Your Iced Coffee

Coffee, let us count the ways we love you. You’re there for us during the late nights and early mornings, and you save our lives when the two collide. Here at Brit + Co HQ, we’re familiar with hectic mornings when we need our coffee STAT. And thanks to those mornings, we know how to treasure the …

The Top 28 Best Healthy Snacks

Nibble away with these healthy snacks that all clock in at 100 calories or less.<p>Todd Huffman<p>Computer screens, dogs, your paycheck: Some things should only come in size XL. But at snack time, smaller really can be better—even if your appetite feels super-sized. It's just a matter of figuring out …

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<i>An easy recipe for the BEST light & fluffy classic buttermilk pancakes you’ll ever eat! They don’t taste lightened up or healthy at all!</i><p>Throughout my …

Skinny Funfetti Buttermilk Pancakes (Gluten Free option)

<i>posted by</i> Ashton January 5, 2015<p>Shortly after I discovered the Weight Watchers Simply Filling Technique (I wrote a whole post about <i>that</i> here), I came …

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Top 10 Ways to Look Better Based on Your Body Shape and Face Shape

Our face shapes and body shapes can help us choose the most fitting hairstyles, clothing, and accessories. Here are ten tips to help you accentuate …

5 Genius Makeup Tricks for Glasses Wearers

It's Warby Parker's fifth birthday, and with half of the office already wearing (and singing the praises of) Warby Parker frames, we realized it was time to show some extra love for our beauty-loving glasses wearers out there. Here, a refresher on how to apply makeup to make eyes pop, even behind …

5 Skin-Care Products That You Should Never Use Together

Avoid these combos to save your skin.<p>With the list of "must-have" skin-care products growing by the minute, the list of ingredients you're putting on your skin is growing, too. It's no surprise that some just don't go together. Here, David Colbert, M.D., a New York City-based dermatologist, points …

Skin Care

10 Must-Try Beauty Products This February

Now that one whole frigid month of 2015 has passed, we’re pretty set in our winter beauty groove. We’ve upped our skincare game by going beyond lotions with serums, masks and amped up <i>water</i> to stay moisturized and retain a healthy glow, and are still gushing over dark, moody makeup palettes perfect …

Base Makeup: 4 Steps to Getting a Flawless Face

Step 1: Hydrate + Foundation<p><b>Hydrate Your Skin</b>: We can’t stress the importance of taking care of your skin, because the better skin you have, the less makeup you’ll actually need. Besides drinking lots of H20 (because what you eat/drink affects your skin), invest in skin care products like serums …

The Ultimate Leg Workout Routine

Exercise 1 Lateral Band Walk<p>Place a mini resistance band just below your knees and stand with your feet hip-width apart, knees slightly bent <b>(a)</b>. Maintaining a tight core, step your left foot out to the side <b>(b)</b>, followed by your right. Continue for 30 to 40 small steps, keeping tension on the band, …

6 Brow Mistakes You're Probably Making

<b>You Wax or Thread Your Brows</b><br>Apparently, these methods are generally not right for your face. "Waxing and threading are a fantastic method for cleaning up body hair or chin hairs—but not brows," says Madron. "Waxing rounds your brows, which in turn can make your face appear older. As for threading, …

Arm Exercises To Fight Arm Jiggle | Women's Health

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout<p>Ture Lillegraven<p>Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.

7 Foods I Prep Each Week to Make Sure I Eat as Healthy as Possible

Keri Glassman, R.D., shares the 30-minute routine that helps her make more nutritious choices all week long.<p>Sure, you <i>want</i> to reach for a healthy snack—but if you forgot to pack cut-up veggies and the vending machine is <i>right there</i>, then odds are you're going to go with the bag of pretzels. If you …