Laurie Miguel

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Finally, An ‘It’ Bag I Can Afford

Mlouye makes really cool bags under $500, and I want them all.<p>I’ve been in the market for an investment bag for a few months now, something special and fancy that I could get really get excited about. I was convinced all summer that the Balenciaga Mini Leather Shopper was the one, but because the …

Lose 13 Pounds With a Carb-Friendly Diet That Works Like Gastric Bypass

If you hate extreme diets but love extreme results, a resistant starch diet may be right for you. Created by the authors of the bestselling <i>The Carb</i> …

Nutrition

Taste Beyond The Tongue

20 Easy Desserts You Can Make With a Can of Biscuit Dough

When you pick up a can of refrigerated biscuit dough, you might not plan on using it for dessert — but these recipes prove you should be. We're considering this an ode to the versatile recipes you can make with biscuit dough and highlighting all the sweet treats you could imagine: easy monkey …

Breakfast

Work Every Muscle With This Printable Bodyweight Workout

Who needs a gym? With this bodyweight workout, you can tone your entire body anywhere. Our no-equipment workout will get your heart rate up while building metabolism-boosting muscle. Just print this poster (it's an ad-free PDF), and get your sweat on anytime you want!<p>Image Source: Thumbnail …

The Scary Reason You Should Never Order Lemons In Your Drink

Lemon water is a pretty standard drink ordered at restaurants. Lemons add a little zest to plain H2O, which sets the tone for some great food that’s …

The 40 best beauty buys for all ages

From your first lipstick to that magic night cream, Sali Hughes picks the best makeup and skincare products for you, decade by decade

Skin Care

Khloé Kardashian Reveals She Has A Sex Tape With Lamar Odom & Which Sisters Justin Bieber Has Been With On WWHL — Watch!

Scandalous!<p><b>Khloé Kardashian</b> has been making the rounds to help promote her upcoming talk show <i>Kocktails with Khloé</i>! LOVE it!<p>While the reality star has …

The Vintage Baby Names Making a Big Comeback

<i>Photo by George Marks/Getty Images</i><p>by Pamela Redmond Satran<p>Every year, the US government issues a list of the names that are making the biggest leaps …

50 Shades of Cool

"50 Shades of Cool"...natural, from nature, modern hair!<p>Grey? Yes, Grey.<p>Or, if you prefer...Silver Slate, Vintage Platinum, Icy White, Blue Silver, Cool Violet, Smokey Blonde, Smoldering Bombshell!<p>Vogue has promoted the look and I agree: grey doesn't mean grandma anymore.<p>This coming-of-age color is …

Rhiannon Giddens: Tomorrow Is My Turn

T Bone Burnett's favorite new singer reanimates roots-music history on her self-assured debut<p>Over the past two years, Rhiannon Giddens has become one …

Elvis Costello

Street style tip of the day: Sneakers

One of the greatest things about fashion and trends is that they are both ever-changing. The best trend we've seen in the last couple of years? …

Street Style

18 One-Pan Breakfast Recipes That Will Send You to the Strata-sphere

Alright, show of hands. Who out there loves bread, brunch and basically all things indulgent? Looks like just about everyone. This means you <i>definitely</i> need some strata in your life. These 18 eggy, cheesy and sometimes meaty bread puddings stir together all of the usual breakfast table suspects into …

The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When Painting Furniture

Improve a less-than-stellar piece with paint, patience, and my tricks. I had the oops moments; now you can learn from them.<p>There's no shortage of tutorials about painting furniture online. And I've used a lot of them to paint dressers, console tables, chairs, mirrors, and more. But I have found …

Villa Albert-17

Articles about traditional homes surprisingly modern interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

Historically, the terms "traditional" and "modern" have not gone hand in hand (especially when speaking of home design).<p>A skyward addition to an antebellum Charleston warehouse rises in an architecturally conservative city.<p>We believe that building a new addition (or many) to your home is …

Architecture

A Cheater’s Guide to Good Hair: 12 Products for Rehabbing Everything from Static Frizz to Split Ends

At this point in the season, you’ve mastered the art of layering (one part Burberry Prorsum sheepskin coat to one part embellished Marni crewneck sweater)—but no matter how smartly dressed, dry winds and frigid temperatures have likely taken a toll on your hair. Whether you’re battling …

Today's Free Daily Overview

The universe is a complicated place. Why not utilize every kind of horoscope possible to help untangle the web of mystery that surrounds us?<p>Whether …

Inspirational Cards About Living Life to the Fullest

<b>Sharing is Caring</b><p>We're all familiar with the standard greeting cards – birthday cards, thank you cards, holiday cards and such – but it's not often that we send or receive cards that are meant to inspire. Holstee, best known for their massively popular Manifesto, recently collaborated with some of …

Inspiration

Cabbage Patch Kids wigs for babies go viral

Baby accessories seldom come cuter than this.<p>A Georgia mom-to-be has a viral hit on her hands thanks to her crocheting skills and a fondness for Cabbage Patch Kids – the dimpled dolls that sparked a craze in the 1980s.<p>“I was a huge child of the ‘80s and I had lots of Cabbage Patch Kids dolls and I …

In Northern Spain, linger in La Rioja

HARO, Spain — Given the hours spent oozing along roads in L.A., you’d think my ideal vacation would not include driving. Zooming around the Arc de Triomphe in Paris? Dodging Fiats and Ferraris in Rome? Not for me.<p>But tooling down immaculately kept roads with wide sweeping curves and big skies …

France

Finding the right Greek island

With more than 2000 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greek islands hold.<p>Best …

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Album Review: The Avett Brothers – Magpie and the Dandelion

D<p>Since their 2009 breakout album, <i>I And Love And You</i>, The Avett Brothers have been working with superstar producer Rick Rubin. Despite being one of …

Kid-Friendly Popcorn Recipes for Movie Night - Great Ideas : People.com

As the days get shorter and the weather gets cooler, long nights in the backyard turn to cozy living room movie marathons. Popcorn’s an easy, healthy …

Barcelona attractions: what to see and do in summer

<b>Why go?</b><p>Summer in <b>Barcelona</b> – though humid – is not as blisteringly hot as other Spanish cities. Between late July and early September, most locals with the means leave town, which makes for a quiet, traffic-free experience.<p>Barcelona combines everything that is most charming about Mediterranean …