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What Muslims Around the World Are Making for Eid

Billions of Muslims around the world are getting ready to observe Eid al-Fitr in a few days. The festival marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, and celebrations focus on community, family, friends, and a spirit of generosity. Everyone gathers early morning for a communal prayer, to …

These Gluten-Free Tahini Brownies Are Annoyingly Good

Our brownie standards were high, but this recipe just raised the bar.<p>When <b>Amanda Shapiro</b>, the editor of Healthyish, told me she had an idea for some really special brownies she wanted me to develop, I got a bit overexcited. Then she clarified: Not those kind of brownies. She wanted dairy-free tahini …

10 Summer Bridal Shower Themes Your Bestie Will LOVE

If your bestie’s getting hitched and you’re aiming to make her bridal shower the most memorable day ever, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve made a list of 10 bridal shower themes for summer 2017 to help you stay on budget while throwing an epic soiree. No matter what kind of gal your BFF is, …

You Can Now Shop for Handcrafted Bridal Goods on… Amazon?

You probably never thought you could get Amazon Prime shipping on your wedding accessories, but think again! The online mega-retailer just launched a brand new, bespoke bridal department, and it’s going to change the way you shop for nuptials.<p>Dubbed the Wedding Shop (which falls under the existing …

The Water Filter Solution That Looks Like a Million Bucks—For Just $15

Any urban dweller can attest: Dividing up chores amongst roommates is a big old chore in and of itself. The same can be said of living with a significant other—if someone isn’t holding up their part of the domestic bliss bargain, what’s a neat freak to do?<p>That question was top of mind the other …

Moon Juice Founder Amanda Chantal Bacon Shares 8 Ways to Get That Healthy Glow

With margarita-worthy weather and Instagram-worthy blossoms in full bloom, it’s clear to see that summer is coming in hot. Ready to de-stress, adopt a healthy mindset, and feel your best before hitting the beach for a much-needed vacay? Us too! In search of healthy secrets that’ll help us glisten …

Nutrition

5 Hair Perfumes You Need for a Sweet Smelling Spring

Whether you’re a Bumble and Bumble or Kiehl’s shampoo type of gal, getting a whiff of your fragrant locks post-shower is positively heavenly. If only you could bottle that deliciousness up and take it with you throughout your day… that would be ah-mazing, amiright? Actually, you can! If you haven’t …

19 Must-Buys for a Wine Tasting-Themed Bachelorette Party

There are brides who like wine… and then there’s your BFF, who’s practically a connoisseur. And like any vino-obsessed gal, she deserves a boozy bachelorette party with a wine-tasting theme that pays tribute to her bev of choice. But even if the crew can’t quite make it to the trail, you *can* …

Salted Chocolate Chip Tahini Cookies

5K<p>4K<p>Whenever I mention “Chocolate Chip Cookies,” this recipe seems to come up in the conversation. I’ve been making chocolate chip cookies all of my …

7 At-Home Spa Products to Upgrade Your Bath

Taking a warm, relaxing bath after a long day is probably one of the best self-care rituals you can get behind: It eases your mind, helps get rid of any tension in your muscles, and may even burn a healthy amount of calories. And because we’re all about treating ourselves (especially after the …

Skin Care

Amazon Just Released a Personal Stylist That Lives in Your Alexa

Amazon’s Alexa is life-changing: it can read you the news, control the temp in your house, keep track of your schedule, play music, and on and on. Pretty much the only thing missing from its many capabilities is a camera to help you track things visually. Until now, that is.<p>Meet the Echo Look. The …

What to Do With That Leftover Tahini

We’ve all found ourselves in a situation where we splurge on a jar or two of tahini, use a smidgen of it to make hummus, and then wonder what the heck we’re supposed to do with the rest of it. Fantastic news: There are HEAPS of delicious things we can do with the beloved sesame butter. Not only …

14 Flavorful Salad Recipes for Dinner to Balance a Heavy Lunch

Office parties, client meetings, midday reunions with your bestie — all perfect examples of how a simple lunch outing can turn into a full on binge-fest. Although the indulging was *totally* worth it, come dinner time, you may not feel like consuming much more than a smoothie and a detoxifying …

24 Mermaid-Inspired Buys for the Ultimate Bachelorette Party

There are those of us who love to have a good time, and then there are those of us who love to have a <i>splashin’</i> good time. And any gal who falls into the latter category deserves a bachelorette party that speaks to her magical mermaid soul. For starters, she needs a beach theme (duh!), a trendy, …

The Step-by-Step Guide to Planning Your Destination Wedding

Not sure if you’ve noticed, but destination weddings are *so* hot right now. Airbnb wedding locales, travel-themed nuptials, and all of those crazy-cute map invites are becoming go-tos for couples craving major wanderlust when it comes to their big day. If you and your boo are all about the trend …

Mermaid Lovers: This Is How You Turn Store-Bought Cookies into Magical Works of Art

With multiple trips to the beach marked in our Google calendar, we’re finding ourselves becoming very obsessed with everything aquatic. The waves — and everything about the ocean — are so mesmerizing that I often find myself wishing I was a mermaid. Sun-kissed skin, beachy waves, and an opportunity …

These Are the Top 2017 Wedding Trends, According to Pinterest

No matter where you are in the planning stages, Pinterest helps couples everywhere find, save, and share a good chunk of their wedding inspiration on one pretty little board. The site recently released its annual Wedding Report Board, which highlights some of the biggest wedding trends for 2017. …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

14 Reasons Why Peach Is Going to Dominate Weddings Next

While everyone was focusing on Pantone’s color of the year for their wedding decor, a new hue has snuck onto the scene… and it’s positively peachy. From colored glassware to tapered candles , the fruity shade is the sweetest color to take over your big day. It’s definitely got some saturation to it …

4 Trendy Spring Party Ideas to Inspire Your Next Soiree

Spring is right around the corner, but while you’re itching to take advantage of the warmer weather and new blooms, the season hasn’t quite kicked off. But that just means it’s time to start planning your first party for when the warm weather season finally rolls in. Whether you’re hosting a bridal …

16 Stunning Wedding Dresses for a Casual Beach Wedding

Beach weddings are pretty spectacular. There’s the sound of the ocean, the sun on your face, and even the breeze in your hair tousling your tresses …

Weddings

13 Anti-Aging Beauty Products That Deliver Results Stat

Fellow beauty lovers! It’s never too soon to start nurturing your complexion. Obviously, we want to keep your long-term game on fleek by telling you about the gentle, hydrating treatments and products you should try now for results later. But sometimes a girl needs a little somethin’ somethin’ to …

Chocolate Salted Caramel Pretzel Cookies

<i>Chocolate Salted Caramel Pretzel Cookies-chocolate cookies with a gooey caramel center, pretzel pieces, and a sprinkling of sea salt. These cookies</i> …

13 Pretty Easter Cookie Recipes That Are Almost Better Than Candy

Hardboiled eggs and jelly beans — it must be Easter! Sure, you can obsess over the Easter meal (which one of these gluten-free and Paleo-friendly brunch recipes to choose from?), but for our money, Easter sweets are where the party’s at. You can decorate elaborate Easter eggs, sure, even the <i>galaxy</i> …

20 Must-Have Target Essentials for Your Spring Party

When you’ve waited *all* winter long for warmer weather, there’s no better way to celebrate than by throwing a spring soiree. And as if you needed an excuse to make another Target run, the retailer has mastered the art of throwing a good ole’ affordable gathering without sacrificing style or …

Oreo Cookie Bars

Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease an 8x8'' baking pan (or link it with foil).<p>Add flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt to a small bowl and stir to …

These Are the Wedding Must-Haves from Etsy’s Spring Lookbook

Calling all brides! The Spring Wedding Lookbook from Etsy is here and it’s brimming with inspo for your big day. From hair accessories to bridal style staples and more, the Spring Lookbook is just a tiny taste of what Etsy has to offer. So, we scoured the entire site and gathered up some must-have, …

Sorry, Bridesmaid Dresses: Rompers Are the Newest Trend for Bridal Fashion

Raise your hand if you’ve ever worn a bridesmaid dress you <i>hated</i>. Granted, the options have come a long way for bridal parties, but we’ve all still had our share of bad experiences — unflattering fabrics, ill-fitting gowns, colors that don’t really look good on <i>anyone</i> (why is taupe even a thing?). …

10 Apps to Download Right After You’ve Gotten Engaged

Congratulations, you’re engaged! Now that you’ve called your fam jam and posted a sweet engagement picture on Instagram, it’s time to *actually* start planning the celebration of your dreams. But because the beginning stages of planning a wedding can be hella stressful, we’ve decided to play fairy …

Weddings