Kristin Palacios

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The Start-to-Finish Guide to Buying a Home

Purchasing a home is a major milestone that tops many people's lifetime to-do lists—and maybe their list of financial fears too. But it certainly …

Homes for Sale - Real Estate Listings in USA

HouseHunt.com has been trusted source for home buyers and home sellers to find homes for sale since 1995. Home purchasers can find millions of homes …

How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Every Social Network

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>You’re taking the dive into a new social network, or you’re itching to grow your existing profile. You’ve got a social media strategy in place and a plan in mind. You’re raring to go.<p>What would be one of the most encouraging signs when you’re first …

Space Saving Magnetic Strips Hang Glass Bottles from Fridge Ceiling

Engineer and product designer Brian Conti opened his refrigerator and observed the same problem that many of us have – glass beverage bottles were crowding the limited and precious amount of space inside. After some thought, he realized that the unused fridge ceiling could potentially solve his …

Magnetism

7 Ways to Cultivate Your Daily Blogging Practice

<i>“How do I create consistent content that I don’t get paid to do? I have a business to run.”</i><p>Content can drive your business. The more content you create (which can be writing, videos, audio, drawings) the easier it will be for readers and potential customers to see value in your expertise and what …

A Stand for All Your Tablet Needs

Remember way back when, I wrote about these minimalistic iPhone stands with space age “gecko feet” instead of using traditional adhesives or magnets? …

The Best Global Shopping Trips to Take in Your Lifetime

Anthropologie's buyer-at-large and former star of Man Shops Globe, Keith Johnson, shares his favorite world markets.<p>It's no secret we love to shop at <i>BAZAAR</i>. That combined with an overwhelming sense of wanderlust as of late (summer is just around the corner, after all), we're looking to make a …

7 Entrepreneurs You Should Start Following Now

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want some inspiration? Start following inspiring people. And when I say “follow,” I am not referring only to Twitter, although that is an excellent starting point. I mean follow as in study, investigate, hear, heed, sit at their feet and …

Entrepreneurship

5 Must-Read Books for Every Entrepreneur This Summer

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re on a plane traveling to your next meeting, taking vacation on the beach, or out on the prairie, there are five must-read books you need to bring with you. It’s a list of new bestsellers and old classics and, no matter the …

Social Media

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

Self-improvement

Hawaii's spectacular ocean waves – in pictures

Hawaiian photographer Clark Little gets to the heart of the action and shoots ocean waves in Oahu as they roll over him

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Beaches

Jennifer Aniston's Annual Skin and Beauty Budget Tops Six Figures

What do stars do when they've played the part of the adorable girl next door or hopeless romantic for 20+ years? What methods are taken to ensure they can play the part of the sexy hook-up instead of the hovering divorced mother of five?<p>In the case of 45-year-old Jennifer Aniston, the actress …

Barack Obama's New Look by MKT1

I am always amazed by the creative minds behind some advertising campaigns. Urbano Rodriguez and mkt1 put together a series of images exploring new …

3 Tricks For Tousled Waves That Make A Huge Difference

In theory, a beachy wave is one of the world’s easiest, most fuss-free styles. But in reality, it takes a little finessing to get the tousled look …

Sleep It Off! Facial Masks You Wear Overnight

Here’s the ultimate in lazy skin care: masks that work overnight while you get your Z’s. While you sleep, your complexion works overtime to repair …

Skin Care

How To Make Small Talk In 10 No-Sweat Tips

Illustrated by Caitlin Owens.<p>Somewhere between "I wish I was home watching <i>Girls</i>" and "I'm so nervous, I'm gonna be sick" lies the kind of feeling …

"Lanterns of Terracotta Army" Shine for Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year falls on January 31, and in Edinburgh, it is ushered with the <i>Lanterns of Terracotta Army</i>. They are 90 brightly colored, illuminated sculptures crafted by Chinese artist Xia Nan and are installed at the Edinburgh University Old College Quadrangle. Up to 2.5 meters tall, these …

Make Up For Ever’s Elusive Lash Fibers: Worth The Hunt

There’s all this talk about how Make Up For Ever Lash Fibers are one of <i>the</i> best lash products on the market. And I spent forever just wishing I could …

Eclectic London Apartment with an Exuberant Color Palette

This three-bedroom apartment overlooks London’s posh Cleveland Square and on occasion it can be rented out for periods of time through Domus Nova. …

Tips and Tricks for Making Juice, No Recipes Required

This is a guide to help you squeeze the most possible deliciousness out of your juicer, even without using recipes. We'll talk flavor balance, texture, and tips for getting the most out of your equipment and ingredients.<p>First things first: juices and smoothies are different beasts. That may seem …

15 Biggest Diet and Weight Loss Stories of 2013

There were so many great food-related stories throughout 2013, I had a hard time narrowing my picks, but the following 15 are among those I found to …

Participate in an "OWN" Television Series in NYC with Author Gabrielle Bernstein!

<b>READ APPLICATION PROCESS BELOW AND APPLY ASAP TO: gabbyhelpdesk@gmail.com</b><p><b>WHAT:</b> The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN), is seeking participants for the “Help …

The Perfect Office - 3P Clock, SanDisk 32GB Wireless Flash Drive and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Nat Geo Travel Staff’s 2014 Bucket List

The staff at National Geographic Travel is continually criss-crossing the globe to uncover the best and the brightest places, but we have travel wish lists just like everyone else.<p><b>Here’s where we want to go in 2014 and why:</b><p><b>> Iceland and Greenland</b><p>“I have a strange love for quiet, empty, ‘desolate’ …

30 Facial Moisturizers for Every Budget

Our favorite high-tech hydrators at every price point.<p>These face moisturizers go way beyond just, well, moisturizing. Here, our top picks for the formulas that fend off UV rays, shrink pores, boost radiance, and dissolve dark spots.

If All You Want for Christmas Is Voluminous Hair, Here's How to Get It

Holiday season is in high gear, and that means lots of sparkle, a major red lip, and voluminous party hair. We caught up with super stylist and …

Here's the Secret to Olivia Wilde's Glowing Complexion

Olivia Wilde never fails to look radiant on and off the red carpet, and while her luminous complexion can be credited in part to the infamous …

15 Books For A Healthy Mind, Body, And Spirit

There’s no greater challenge in life than having the power to control your actions, emotions, and impulses. Becoming the best version of you takes …

Weight Loss