Laroya Robinson

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Stop Wasting Money on These Items Now

Our lives are moving so fast each day, with work, family, a social life, that maybe we don’t even know how many wasteful items we are spending our …

Personal Finance

4 habits that help you save money

Advice from financial experts abounds when it comes to increasing personal fortunes, says Danie Venter of financial services provider, Citadel.<p>One of …

Netflix Has Thousands of Secret Movie Categories You Can Only Access with This Hack

Oh hello, "Critically Acclaimed Romantic Dramas from the 1980s."<p>You know that horrible, rug-pulled-out-from-under-you, life-spinning-out-of-control feeling when you've poured the wine and settled into the couch and opened the Netflix...and realized there's nothing you want to watch? It's all okay …

11 Guys Explain the Random Things That Really Hurt Their Feelings

"After kissing she asked whether I brushed my teeth that day." <i>–Nikhim S.</i><p>"Whenever she mentions the ex." <i>–Lewis R.</i><p>"I went on a date with this girl and her friends showed up. After a round of drinks her friends started to leave and she asked, 'Do you mind if I leave with them?'" <i><br>–Doug R.</i><p>"A girl I went …

The Best Apps for Couples

Need some inspiration for your next outing, dinner for two, or I-love-you gesture? There’s an app for that:<p><b>Kahnoodle</b><br>Have a partner who never thinks to bring home flowers or do the dishes for you? This app could help: It gives you points every time you do something thoughtful for your S.O., and …

4 Times It's OK to be Jealous

<b>He always turns to his mom/best girlfriend for advice—and takes it.</b><br>We're having flashbacks to Charlotte and Trey's mattress-hunting scene with his mother on <i>Sex and the City</i>. Whether you're picking out furniture or choosing a restaurant, if he's listening to everyone else except you all the time, …

10 Things You Should Never, Ever Apologize For

Enlightening, right?<p>Obviously, it’s important to apologize when you’re in the wrong. If you raise your voice at your partner or forget your friend’s birthday, go ahead and whip out the s-word.<p>But many of us might also be frequently saying sorry for things that aren’t our fault and not even notice …

Women Who Learn From Their Mistakes

13 Mistakes All Women Make at Least Once (and Why That's a Good Thing)<p>Because sometimes falling on your face actually results in this little thing we like to call personal growth<p>Being perfect is seriously overrated. Without a few awkward mishaps and total fails, you'd be missing out on some …

10 Beauty Products Every Woman Should Have By 30

For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Nows the time to take a more grown-up approach with a few easy adds.<p>For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Now's the time to take a more grown-up approach with a …

Style Notes: Music Festival Icons

Click through for the It girls (and guy) who shaped the trend then and still know how to work a raucous crowd in style today.<p>Though it's become something of a punchline now, festival style has undeniably chic roots: Kate Moss made the event an affair worth dressing for during her numerous …

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

Nick Wooster Lets Us Into His Amazing NYC Apartment

Okay, so not to sound like we have a one-way ticket on the jaded train or anything, but we guess we’ve gotten pretty used to working with some …

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 …

16 Tips to Make You Oh-So Photogenic

With wedding season in full swing, there are bound to be cameras around. And while it’s safe to say we all probably remember our worst photo sesh faux pas, from closed eyes to a double chin, there’s no need to deal with that nonsense this summer. The solution? Take some advice from models, …