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4 Anti-Inflammatory Supplements Doctors Swear By To Get Rid Of Belly Fat

Of course, eating right plays an important role in losing weight. But did you know that supplements can actually boost the results of your healthy …

I Tested $346 Worth Of Primers To See If They Actually Do Anything

The perfect face primer has long been my beauty unicorn. I'd estimate my combination skin to be somewhere in the ballpark of 70% dry and 30% oily, so …

31 Recipes You Should Make In October

Because October is hands down the best month of the year.

Cooking

5 Mexican Crockpot Recipes That Are Half the Work With Twice the Flavor

When preparing meals for the week ahead, it can be easy to get into a recipe rut. We all have our fallbacks, and when energy is low and time is …

5 Ina Garten Recipes You Can Make in the Slow Cooker

When it comes to entertaining, the Barefoot Contessa is a bonafide queen. Between wowing a crowd and making lovey-dovey meals for her man, Jeffrey, …

Cooking

9 Powerful Lessons From Confucius That Will Change the Way You Look at Life

Confucius was one of the most famous Chinese thinkers and philosophers. He mainly focused on moral issues, social relationships and how to live a …

Motivation

My 5-year-old is scared to go to bed by himself. How can we all get some sleep?

<i>Q: I need advice on helping my 5-year-old son with his fears. He does not like to go upstairs by himself. At night he tells me he does not want to go to bed because he is afraid of bad guys or wolves or scorpions. I try not to quash his emotion, and say something like “Scorpions — that sounds</i> …

Parenting

17 Little Things You Can Do To Be A Better Person in 2017

“Make the most of yourself… for that is all there is of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson<p>We’re all on a journey of self-growth, evolution, and change, and …

Positive Thinking

6 reasons this is the perfect thank-you email to send after a job interview

You spend weeks preparing for a job interview and give 110% once you're in the hot seat. You walk out feeling confident and relieved — like your work is <i>finally</i> done.<p>But it isn't.<p>In fact, there's still one more crucial step to take if you really want to land the gig: sending the interview thank you …

Employment

2 ways to achieve a lifetime of happiness

But when they don't, we often fall victim to feelings of failure, disappointment, or simply unhappiness.<p>Lyubomirsky, whose research on the possibility of permanently increasing happiness has received multiple prizes and grants, has written two books on the subject. In her most recent book, "The …

Foodily Blog

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

<b>Clarifying moisturizer:</b> Mix a few drops of coconut water with a few drops of lemon juice. The coconut will hydrate your skin, and lemon will clear and brighten it.<p><b>Elbow and knee bleacher:</b> "If your elbows and knees appear dark, simply rub them with half of a lemon," says Patrice Coleman, owner of …

DIY Valentine Treats for Your Dog

I think we all can agree that the best way to say I love you is with a homemade gift. My Valentine sentiments are usually expressed to friends and family with a tray of cookies — but don’t forget that furry friends love homemade cookies, too!<p>These heart-shaped treats are a fun and simple Valentine …

Dessert

Roasted Tomato Salsa

Roasted Tomato Salsa from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss• 2 pints cherry or grape tomatoes<br>• 2 jalapeno pepper, quartered lengthwise, ribs and seeds removed<br>• 2 …

Tomatoes

9 Ways to Use Salt for Gorgeous Skin, Hair, Teeth, and Nails

<b>1. Balancing Mask</b><br>Both salt and honey have anti-inflammatory properties to soothe skin and calm breakouts and irritation. They also help to balance oil production and retain hydration in the layers of skin where it's needed most.<p><b>Try it:</b> Mix two teaspoons sea salt (preferably finely ground) with four …

8 surprising ingredients you should add to your shopping list

Quinoa'd out? Get ready for some new ingredient crushes: These 8 under-the-radar foods are versatile, loaded with flavor, and (bonus!) full of nutrients.<p><b>Turmeric root</b><p>If you normally head for the spice rack to find turmeric—a common ingredient in South Asian recipes—start looking in the produce …