Maren Nelson

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Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

Weight Loss

This Myers-Briggs personality test alternative is based on a centuries-old system

From stress-busting techniques to digital detoxes, sometimes analog life is the best life. And if you want to learn something new, you actually have …

Myers-Briggs

The One Thing You Should Use Before Putting on Concealer to Hide Dark Circles

This product gives dark under eye circles a major wake-up call.<p>Picture this: You wake up to a blaring alarm, with just enough time to get ready and …

Makeup

10 One-Piece Swimsuits That Are Fierce As Hell — All From Amazon and Under $16

There's no mistaking it: the one-piece swimsuit will get more attention than ever in 2018. And for good reason. There are many stylish options that are both flattering and statement-making. We're seeing major style stars like Kaia Gerber already rocking the look in the dead of Winter. If you don't …

44 Beauty & Grooming Products That Seem Too Good To Be True But Actually Work

Everybody loves a good shortcut. A faster route to work, a quick peek at the answers to the crossword puzzle, and maybe even happy, healthy skin …

Skin Care

These 5 Easy Dinners Will Give You the Coziest Fall Feels

Now that we are squarely settled into fall, there is nothing I want more than a meal plan full of dinners that are hearty, warming, and above all …

Cooking

Coconut Cheesecake

This velvety cheesecake is made with toasted coconut in the crust plus a shaggy garnish of shredded coconut on the top. As with the classic …

This Is Giada De Laurentiis's Best Pasta Recipe, According to Food Network Fans

Giada De Laurentiis is the Food Network's bona fide queen of Italian food, and her encyclopedic collection of classic Italian recipes proves it. The …

9 Page-Turners Too Addictive To Put Down

<i>Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.</i><p><b>Origin</b> by Dan Brown<p>"The plot is absurd, of course, but the book is a definitive pleasure. Prepare to be absorbed—and in more ways than one." Another Brown (<i>Inferno</i>, 2013, etc.) blockbuster, blending arcana, religion, and …

5 Soul-Soothing Chicken Soup Recipes (That Aren't Chicken Noodle)

These comforting chicken soup recipes will soothe your body and your soul.<p>Cooler temps, changing leaves, and big, steaming bowls of soup — all reasons to love fall! From Thai chicken and rice noodle to Southwestern white chicken chili, these comforting chicken soup recipes will soothe your body <i>and</i> …

I went on Beyoncé's 22-day diet — and I lost 15 pounds

<b>(Video by Business Insider)</b><p>Beyoncé tried "The 22-Day Revolution" diet after she had her first child. The plan is a vegan, plant-based diet that …

I Took the 'Love Languages' Test With My Partner, and I Get Why People Swear By It

The evening seemed normal enough: My partner, Roberto, and I sat on the couch together to watch TV, as we often do after a long day. But Roberto …

We found an eerily accurate personality test, and it's *not* the Myers-Briggs

For many people, the terms “personality test” and “Myers-Briggs” are basically synonymous. The famous test is widely considered the gold standard in …

Healthy Breakfasts You Can Make the Night Before, Because You Deserve to Sleep In

It's good to fall into a routine every morning that allows you to set yourself up for the day, and it's especially smart to include breakfast in that pattern. When you have a belly full of protein, carbs, and healthy fats, you'll be unstoppable for the rest of the day. These easy, healthy …

A valiant attempt to replicate the coffee drink that tames the Texas heat

On my one trip to Austin, Texas, I stuffed an unholy quantity of food and drink inside my body. But what stuck with me (psychically)—even more so …

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Brown Butter and Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

I made cookies for my mom for mother's day. These cookies are right up my mom’s alley: nutty brown butter, crisp edges with a soft and chewy centre, …

Dessert

Spring Veggie Frittata with Queso and Arugula.

Can I interest you in a cheesy brunch?!I freaking love this. When a meal can be breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner… or all four, you know that you’ve …

Frittatas

Stay Accountable For Workout | Women's Health

The spreadsheet is nothing complicated. It’s a Google spreadsheet where I input the date, time, class name, instructor, and notes—for every single workout I do. I’ve been doing this since January 2016, and it’s completely revolutionized how I view working out. It’s not color coded, nothing fancy, …

The 50 Best Podcasts Right Now

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12 must-have products to make over your beauty game for spring

After a winter of dealing with ridiculously dry air (in which the most ambitious beauty decision was which heavy-duty lip balm to reach for), we all …

You Want Strong and Sexy Legs? Here Are the Moves to Do

If strong is the new sexy, the best place to show off your strength is your legs. We've rounded up the best leg exercise that strengthen and tone …

This 7-minute workout is all you need to get in shape

This 7-minute workout is ideal if you have little time to exercise or don't have access to a gym.<p>According a study published in the American College of Science and Medicine's Health & Fitness Journal, the combination of aerobic and resistance training performed at a high-intensity can be extremely …

20 Things My Dad Wishes Someone Had Told Him in His 20s

Your 20s is a constant battle between thinking you have it all figured out and life giving you a harsh reality check. It's a period of trial and error, but it can also be one of the most fun decades. Much of my life knowledge is from my dad, who's filled with never-ending lessons. Though he's …

11 Amazing Butt Exercises You've Never Tried Before

We're living in a golden era for the booty. And if you're looking to #werq those muscles (better known as the glutes), you've got a <i>ton</i> of options that go way beyond the standard...

9 Biscuit Recipes for Better Mornings

Nail your biscuit basics and make towering breakfast sandwiches<p>Comforting, warm, and oh-so buttery, homemade biscuits are hard not to love. And while …

Breakfast

DIY Embroidered Map: The Most Thoughtful GiftEver

This might be one of my favorite DIY gifts of all time. It’s intensely personal, it’s relatively easy, very inexpensive, and it means so much to the …

Sewing

Victoria’s Secret Hair How-To Tutorial: Secrets Straight From the Angels' Hairstylist

For the latter part of the millennium, Victoria’s Secret hair has been big, sexy, tousled, and about as unattainable as Gigi Hadid's abs. Even if you're the biggest Angel fangirl (no judgments), watching the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show has always felt a little like a masterclass in things we'll …

Potatoes Supreme Recipe

"This family favorite side-dish combines potatoes, cheese, and onions. For a different take, use cream of mushroom soup instead of chicken …