Elizabeth Tang

142 Flips | 6 Magazines | 13 Likes | 5 Following | 5 Followers | @liztang | Keep up with Elizabeth Tang on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Elizabeth Tang”

The Most Satisfying $6 I Ever Spent On My Rental Apartment

Perhaps you don't lie awake at night thinking about your bathtub or shower. Just know that there are others out there who worry about how gross their …

Home Improvement

5 Houseplants You Can’t Kill

Bring the outdoors indoors to reduce stress, boost your mood, and improve productivity.<p><i>"My fake plants died because I did not pretend to water them." —Mitch Hedberg</i><p>Let’s face it: keeping houseplants alive (real or, in Mitch Hedberg's case, fake) isn’t always easy. After your second or third plant …

Plants

This Lush, Tropical Plant is Huge Green Bang For Your Buck

Birds of paradise are large, relatively easy to grow plants that lend a bold tropical flair to any indoor space. With proper care, a bird of paradise …

10 Genius Small Bathroom Organizers Under $25

One of the biggest challenges of a little apartment is a little bathroom, and one of the biggest challenges of a little bathroom is: where do you put …

The Biggest Dos and Don'ts of Owning Succulents

Succulents are delightful little plants that boast a variety of fun colors, textures, and shapes. They are sometimes said to "thrive on neglect," and …

10 Instagrams to Follow If You're Obsessed with Tiny Houses

There's no shortage of tiny houses on Instagram. Just enter #tinyhousemovement into your IG search bar and you'll find an ample array of tiny house …

House Design

5 Overlooked Plants That Can Survive In The (Almost) Dark

We've talked a lot about hard-to-kill houseplants, especially when it comes to really dark homes that don't get tons of natural light. You probably …

How Your Diet Should Change In Your 20s, 30s, 40s, and 50s

Here's our decade-by-decade guide on how you can eat healthy for life<p>Let's face it: you're not the same person you were in your 20s. As you age, everything from your brain to your metabolism to your penis slows down. Your body is constantly changing over time, so the food you put on your plate …

This Exercise Can Strengthen Your Core and Blow Up Your Biceps

All you need is one set of dumbbells and 10 minutes<p>Trainer Andy Speer, creator of Anarchy Abs, a workout program from <i>Men's Health</i> that will help you build the six-pack of your dreams, is here with a single move that will do double-duty on your arms and abs. The best part? You only need one set of …

How to Create Beautiful Instagram Stories (and 10 Amazing Templates to Use)

More than 15 million businesses now use Instagram worldwide and over half of those businesses are creating Stories every month.<p>Stories are an …

Social Media

A 30-Second Trick That Will Beef Up Your Squat Game and Help You Grow Your Bum

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Beginner Fitness Tips<p>How to Get Better at Squatting<p>A 30-Second Trick That Will Beef Up Your Squat Game and Help You Grow Your …

26 Cooking Hacks Everyone Should Know About

Thank us later.

The Best Feng Shui Plants to Bring the Good Vibes Home

"Some plants naturally cancel many of the allergens and volatile organic compounds that are present in cleaning products and in most air-conditioning …

3 high-intensity workouts to shred your gut fast

South_agency / Getty<p>South_agency / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 3<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>When you put a time constraint on your workout, you work more …

14 Hardy Houseplants That Will Survive the Winter

During the fall and winter months, many homes become inhospitable environments for houseplants. Some rooms are drafty, others are over-heated, the …

Plants

How to do crow pose without falling on your face

If you’ve been to even one yoga class, you’re probably aware of bakasana (AKA crow pose)—it’s one of the first arm balances many people try, and for …

Please Enjoy These Very Silly Photos Of Dogs Catching Treats

So happy, so clumsy, so cute.

7 Smart Slow-Cooker Tricks That Make Everything Taste Better

One of my daughter’s first words was “cooker.” She soon graduated to “Dat your cooker, Mommy?” This was just the natural consequence of a toddlerhood …

The One Time It's Totally OK to Eat a Lot of Sugar

OK, just to be clear, we’re not green-lighting a king-size Snickers habit. But it’s true sugar and exercise go together like chocolate and peanuts. …

21 Recipes That Taste Like Childhood but Make You Feel So #Adult

There are many perks of being an adult. But let’s be honest, being a kid is hard to beat. Recess, sleepovers, pizza Fridays, homework-free weekends… …

This Is the Most Popular Zucchini Recipe on Pinterest

If your garden is overflowing with the yellow and green hues of squash, you aren't alone. The last dog days of summer are known for the juiciest …

House Tour: A Small, Sky-High Chicago Studio Apartment

<b>Name:</b> Franke Chung, Jason Wark, Neko the cat, and Ozzy the dog <b><br>Location:</b> Streeterville — Chicago, Illinois <b><br>Size:</b> 640 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Rented …

Tomato-Basil Chicken and Rice Casserole

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F. Coat a 9×13-inch baking dish with olive oil or cooking spray.<p>Heat the oil in a large …

The Best Vegan Alfredo Sauce

Vegan Alfredo Sauce<p><b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — July 17, 2017<p>This <b>vegan alfredo sauce</b> is incredibly rich and creamy. It’s a cashew-based, …

Dutch dads lean out: How taking “a daddy day” became the norm in the Netherlands

<b>(Salon/Flora Thevoux)</b><p>It’s not only mothers who have achieved an enviable work-life balance, thanks to this innovative workplace policy<p>Rina Mae Acosta • Michele Hutchison<p>June 18, 2017 3:00pm (UTC)<p>An adapted excerpt from “The Happiest Kids in the World” by Rina Mae Acosta and Michele Hutchison, …

Whole Foods Is A Luddite Among Retailers. Can Amazon Fix It?

Whole Foods has struggled to build a modern tech infrastructure. Now, Amazon has the potential to "put them lightyears ahead."<p>Being a "buyer" for Whole Foods — the people who traverse the country finding products to sell on its store shelves — can earn you a certain kind of celebrity status in the …

Crock Pot Chicken and Biscuits

This delicious slow cooker chicken and biscuits dish is a meal the whole family will enjoy, and your crock pot helps to make it quick and easy to …

Cooking

Tip: Nail Your Upper Glutes

Train your maximus, but don't forget about your medius. Hit the upper glutes hard with this unique exercise variation.<p>A 2015 study of walking lunges …

The Bun Style & the Hair Fork That Eased Me Off Hair Elastic

Last year I came across a video of a young woman repeatedly wrapping her hair into a specific bun style — a nautilus bun — and securing it with a …

​The 4-3-1 Dumbbell Sumo Squat Workout

No. It will NOT make you look like a Sumo wrestler.<p>"The 4-3-1 dumbbell sumo squat definitely makes the list of my top 10 butt-building exercises," says Bret "The Glute Guy" Contreras, the world's leading expert on glute development and our host for the #MHGluteProject.<p>I always hesitate to share an …