Laurie Austin

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9 Hair Tools That Do the Work for You

Show of hands: who’s ever skipped styling their hair due to lack of time? We know we have. As much as we love the idea of curls or beachy waves, there are definitely mornings where there just isn’t enough time for the perfect hair day. Luckily, we now live in a day and age where technology has …

Why Danish Parents (and Their Kids) are Happier Than Americans

<i>This article originally appeared on Fatherly.</i><p>Can you really raise happy, well-behaved, resilient, confident children just by consistently rewarding them with delicious pastries? Perhaps, but that's not what <i>The Danish Way of Parenting</i> is about. Rather, this is another of those "Guides To Parenting …

11 Incredible Weight-Loss Transformations You Have to See to Believe

These inspirational ladies showed their scales who's boss—and have the photos to prove it.

The Essential Guide to Watering Your Lawn

Make the grass greener on your side, for a change.<p>Matt Maurer, owner of PureLawn Lawn Services, offers these easy-to-follow strategies for healthy grass with a deep, strong root system.<p>1. Water in the morning.<p>Between 4:00 AM and 10:00 Am is best, since the air is cooler and there's usually not much …

50 Genius Tips That'll Improve Any Outdoor Space

Especially if your yard is channeling "The Wasteland" instead of "The Secret Garden."<p>Especially if your yard is channeling "The Wasteland" instead of "The Secret Garden."

20+ Delicious Low-Carb and Keto Casserole Recipes - Kalyn's Kitchen

<i>posted by</i> Kalyn Denny <i>on</i> January 12, 2018<p><i>It’s January when you need lots of ideas for low-carb eating, so here are all my favorite Low-Carb and Keto</i> …

W Magazine’s Supermodel Cover Girls

Kate, Daria, Lara… It isn’t the first time that the hot stars of our November 2014 issue have appeared on the cover of <i>W</i>. (In fact, the three supermodels were on the cover of <i>W</i>’s July 2008 issue together, shot by Bruce Weber.) But they are not the only supes to score a repeat performance, or two. …

Childhood Obesity's 3 Top Risk Factors Identified

A study of the factors that contribute to obesity among preschool-aged children has identified these three as the most predictive of whether a child will be overweight: inadequate sleep, parents whose body mass index (BMI) numbers classify them as overweight or obese, and parent-imposed …

Want Weight Loss in 2014? Here Are 5 Key Requirements

I'm asked all the time, "What finally made you decide to solve your weight problem?" as if it didn't bother me being overweight for 25 years. The truth is that I sincerely wanted to solve my problem when I was 12! But I wasn't successful until 20 years later. It took me that long to learn what I …

Chicken is killing the planet

<b>(AdStock RF via Shutterstock)</b><p>Processed chicken is already bad for the environment, workers and consumers — and it’s about to get a lot worse<p>Deena Shanker<p>September 16, 2013 4:51pm (UTC)<p>This story has been corrected since it was originally published.<p>Earlier this month, while you were busy sneaking …