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So, You Say You Want to Do the Splits?

If you’ve ever harbored the desire to do the splits, this desire probably left you around age 13, eclipsed by equally brutal preoccupations like romance or acne. But the breakout success in Japan of “Even the Stiffest People Can Do the Splits: A Four-Week Stretching Plan to Achieve Amazing Health,” …

Ashtanga Yoga 45 - 60 minute home practice (Modified Half Primary)

I Read 75 Books in 2017 & These Were My Top 10

In my mission to read as many books as I could in 2017, I explored new genres, new voices, and became the go-to girl for book recommendations. It's a …

Books

7 Books That Will Make You Smarter In a Single Plane Ride

Spend your plane ride getting smarter.<p>Flying offers the opportunity to disconnect from the internet — unless you pay for it — and turn your mind off …

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

I Tested $346 Worth Of Primers To See If They Actually Do Anything

The perfect face primer has long been my beauty unicorn. I'd estimate my combination skin to be somewhere in the ballpark of 70% dry and 30% oily, so …

Poland eyes demanding WWII reparations from Germany

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish authorities are looking into demanding reparations from Germany for the massive losses inflicted on Poland during World War II, an official said Wednesday.<p>The Polish parliament's research office is preparing an analysis of whether Poland can legally make the claim and …

Europe

The 10 Paint Colors Designers Always Use

There's a reason they turn to these shades over and over again.<p>With hundreds of shades to choose from, go straight to the best. These tried-and-true paint colors work for the pros, so they're sure to hit the right note in your home too.

If You Own These 9 Home Décor Books, You Don't Need a Decorator

Can’t afford a decorator? A well-curated library is your strongest ally. While we’re consistently in awe of the expertise and editorial eye that …

One reason to hire an interior designer online? The price

Interior designers are increasingly going online, offering their services at a fraction of the cost and time it takes to work with a traditional decorator.<p>We're all for saving time and money, but do online design services really work? And how, exactly, can someone help you design a room without …

8 Summer-Proof Foundations That Won’t Melt Off Your Face

Be your best sweaty, summer self without ruining your makeup<p>Sweat-proof foundation is the ultimate oxymoron—or at least so I thought. I was sure there was no such thing as a trustworthy, lightweight, even-covering, sweat-proof foundation. It just didn't exist, and there's nothing more frustrating …

Grand designs for a flat fee: These six sites will help you decorate your home

Interior designer might sound like a job ready-made for a rom-com heroine, but it’s a profession you can earn credentials for and that is a crucial …

Home

The Best Black Skinny Jeans in the World Are Finally Back in Stock

Rejoice 🙌.<p>You say, "Exaggerate much?"<p>I say, "Try on these jeans and get back to me, thanks."<p>All right. I'll give you the fact that denim is a category with style adherents in every corner (for every shopper who's obsessed with the straight-leg revival, there's another who's solemnly sworn to never …

Take this one step to save money on food

Learning some cooking tips and tricks will help you avoid going out as well as save money in the supermarket.<p>Leanne Brown wrote the book on eating …

Personal Finance

Top 10 Ways to Fix Your Terrible Posture

Good posture isn’t just about looks. How we sit, stand, and walk affect both our health and our moods. So stop slouching and get centered with these …

Five of the best apps for listening to podcasts

Keeping up with Serial? Your next spoken-word fix could come from Overcast, Pocket Casts, Castro, Spotify or Deezer<p>Serial didn’t singlehandedly revive the podcast as a media format – the efforts of radio broadcasters and many independent producers have grown and sustained audiences in the years …

Apps

Traveling This Year? Read, Watch and Listen to These First

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average amount of paid vacation days a full-time employee in the US receives after five years of …

10 TED Talks That Will Help You Be a Better Parent

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TED Talks

Rise and Shine: 12 Easy Weekend Breakfast Recipes

Christmas might be over, but there are still kids and houseguests to feed. Whip up one of these easy breakfast recipes and give them something delicious to wake up to.<p><b>1. Best Blueberry Muffins</b><p>Bursting with fresh blueberries with a tender crumb and sparkling sugar crust, these really are the best …

Breakfast

The Best Movies & TV to Watch on Netflix in December

It's a new month and that means a new batch of movies just hit our favorite streaming site.<p><b>Available 12/1:</b><p><b>1) That Touch of Mink (1962)</b><p>In this '60s classic, traveling businessman Philip Shayne (Cary Grant) accidentally splashes mud on Cathy Timberlake as she's headed to a job interview (Doris Day). …

We Found The 9 Best Winter Moisturizers Out There

Alright, people -- let's commit to a winter without dry skin battles. However, knowing which moisturizers work best to alleviate dullness, redness and itchiness without exacerbating these common cold-weather skin problems can be tricky.<p>Slathering heavy lotions onto your face and body seem like a …

Skin Care

15 Thanksgiving Appetizers and Snacks for Maximum Overeating

When I was growing up, Thanksgiving was always a marathon day of food. Sure, dinner was an elaborate affair, but we actually started eating hours before sitting down at the table, and the appetizers were as important as the turkey and mashed potatoes. We blamed the snacking on the fact that dinner …

Cooking

7 Healthy Eating Tricks That Are Actually So Easy

All doable, all delicious.

11 Scary Movies You May Not Know

Halloween is a day for doling out miniature candy bars, dressing up like Donald Trump or Daenerys Targaryen, and watching scary movies. But what <i>kind</i> of scary? Even bad horror movies offer moments that can make you jump out of your skin, like the renowned hospital scene from the otherwise dire</i> …

11 Brilliant Beauty Buys From Target That You Need To Discover

Target is such a magical place. Where else could you pick up a toothbrush, an ottoman, a bag of cat food AND snack on popcorn while you shop, all in the same place? There's truly nowhere like it.<p>If you ask us here at HuffPost Lifestyle, we hit up Target for the beauty buys. Boasting aisles and …

Skin Care

10 Surprising Facts About Nutella

Nutella has rescued us from breakups, from bad days at work, and often from our own hangry selves. But how much do we really know about the …

4 Uses for Glycolic Acid—from Fighting Wrinkles to Preventing Ingrown Hairs

If you have yet to discover the many uses of glycolic acid for your complexion, start taking notes. With the ability to tackle just about every …

Skin Care

Buy A Rental Property To Pay For College: Save On Taxes And Tuition With No Room And Board

With the cost of the priciest colleges now over $65,000 a year, and room and board costs increasing faster than tuition at many colleges, buying a rental property for your child and a couple of good roommates to live in can be a savvy college funding, tax and retirement move.<p>You can pick up all of …

Real Estate
Makeup

Heavenly Carrot Cake Baked Oatmeal — Oh She Glows

I’m still digging up cookbook recipes that I didn’t include in the final book. It’s like finding buried treasures in my Google document! The beauty …