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11 Habits of Mentally Strong People

Mental strength is a choice and a discipline, not an innate quality bestowed upon the lucky.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental strength is tested. It might be a difficult friend or colleague, a dead-end job or a …

Emotional Intelligence

13 Ways You're Doing Your Makeup Wrong

Don't worry, it's not too late to right your makeup wrongs.<p>With so many techniques out there to choose from when it comes to applying your makeup, it's hard to know if you're making any mistakes. That's where Australian beauty blogger and professional makeup artist Stephanie Lange comes in. She …

6 Tricks To Get Upgraded To First Class

<i>This post was originally published on January 16, 2015.</i><p>You’re packed, dressed to kill, and ready for your dream vacation, but of course your seat on …

16 Celebrities on Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery is no rare event in Hollywood, and it's not a private one either. From Botox to boob jobs, lip-plumping to liposuction—and then some—see what these celebrities have to say about going under the knife.<p><b>1) Jennifer Aniston</b><p>"I am fortunate enough to know women like Gloria Steinem, who I …

Flashback: LEGO Display Case

<b>By Lish Dorset</b><p>When I was in elementary school reading The Indian in the Cupboard, I was fascinated with the book’s cover art. I stared – probably when I should have been reading in class – for hours at the cupboard the figurines lived in and wondered which of my toys I’d put in there. (My …

Woodworking

7 Things A Young Professional Should Never Do on Social Media

In the age of personal branding, the line between what is and what isn't acceptable to post on your handles often gets blurry. Building up your own brand and elevating your career is now easier than ever with tools like LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, to name a few—if you use them right. …

10 Tips For Giving A Great Speech

Anybody can learn to give a great speech. The best speakers include a clear, relevant message and a few great stories to illustrate it. Forget fancy PowerPoint presentations and loads of data. Instead, keep your speech simple, with a clear beginning, middle and end. Focus on one theme, and …

11 Foods That Crush Cravings

Squash your appetite before it gets out of control.<p><i>This article was adapted from</i> The HD Diet <i>and provided by our partners at Rodale News.</i><p>A food is considered hydrophilic if it fills up with water and, in turn, fills you up, satisfying your appetite. The term originated from the Greek words for water …

24 Crazy Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas

More room to buy more things!<p>If you're lacking on kitchen storage space but aren't feeling a huge reno, it's time to trick out the cabinets, drawers, and island with a few space-saving ideas. Rethink the little nooks and niches and you'll have counter space for days. No demo day required!

Best Kitchens - Decor Inspiration for Home Kitchens

Track lights and fluorescent fixtures? Please.<p>All you need is a fresh pot of coffee to go with it.<p>We refuse to cook indoors from now on.<p>Yes. There are <i>that</i> many things you can do with them.<p>It's the perfect mix of cozy and practical.<p>Laminated fabric on spill-prone chairs pair function with …

Small Kitchen Design Ideas Worth Saving

We see a lot of great small kitchens, and the best ones have smart layouts, maximized efficiency and clever storage solutions. If you are planning a …

Kitchens

Add a Bit of Magic to Your Coffee with Our Butterbeer Latte

The Butterbeer, a magically delightful drink, has, over the years, captured the imagination of a generation. Once solely fictional, we’ve found a way …

15 Ways To Upgrade Your Kitchen Island

Yes. There are that many things you can do with them.<p>Everybody dreams of the extra counter space a kitchen island gives you, but if you're just wheeling one into the center of your room, you're seriously underutilizing it. These cool ideas update the trend, making it more than just another tabletop …

28 Colorful Kitchens That Will Inspire You

From classic pastels to offbeat colors.<p>Bored with your pure white kitchen? Try adding a dose of light — or bright — color to liven up your favorite room.

A Blah New York Apartment Gets a Luxe Makeover

A stunning space with ho-hum decor gets an upgrade worthy of its address with this luxe makeover.<p>A stunning space with ho-hum decor gets an upgrade worthy of its address with this luxe makeover.

The 4 Elements of a Perfect Laundry Room

This laundry room designed by Urban Grace Interiors is a happy blend of function and form. See how to get the look below, and tour the kitchen from the same house here.<p><i>Photo: Tara Striano</i><p><b>1. Create Space</b>A front-loading washer and dryer let you make the most of your counter space. Whirlpool's Duet …

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

The Right Flowers For Every Occasion (And Feeling)

The perfect blooms.<p>Our friends at The Salonniere recently shared the secret language of flowers, which got us thinking: Who wouldn't want to know the perfect bloom for every emotion and occasion? PLUS: Don't miss their history on the topic

How to Style Your Coffee Table Like a Pro

This space isn't just for giant books anymore.<p>These decorating tips — from how to lay out a tray to arranging a personal collection — show you how to get a chic, stylish look for your coffee table.

10 Big Solutions for Small Spaces

Designer tricks for tiny rooms.<p>From striped floors in the living room to open shelves in the kitchen, designers share their best tricks for tiny rooms.

Interior Design

Mix and Match 101

Living Rooms

72 Kitchens That'll Make You Want To Redo Yours

You've been dreaming of that custom backsplash forever. Now's the time.<p>The kitchen is probably the most used room in your house, so you want it to be a space you enjoy spending time in. From country casual to sleek and modern — and everything in between — we've got all the kitchen inspiration you …

100 Bedroom Designs That Will Inspire You

These cozy escapes will make you want to bliss out on all the bedding.<p>Bedrooms can often be the forgotten room in your home because no one else sees it — but it should be the exact opposite, because it's the one space where you get to <i>recharge</i>. With 100 different designer styles, there's an idea for …

25 Rooms Transformed Beyond Belief

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

16 Previously Unwritten Rules of Mom Code

Mom Code: a non-judgmental position that allows us mamas to simply be mamas; the women that come to your side instead of turning up their noses and understand that, of course, kids will have meltdowns and embarrassing displays of public tantrums, but it doesn't mean they are bad kids or you are a …

Parenting

15 Minute Workout: Get a Flat-Belly Yoga Body

Strengthen your core with these key poses.<p>A regular yoga practice can prep your tummy for bikini season faster than banging out a million crunches.<p>In general, yoga is full of core-strengthening moves, but these stomach toners take top honors. They challenge your balance and stability and force your …

5 Delicious Banana 'Ice Cream' Recipes

Check out our favorite variations on this insanely popular healthy dessert.<p>If you're a regular on food blogs, then you've no doubt heard about how you can blend up frozen bananas into a healthy ice cream stand-in. Delicious as the one-ingredient recipe is, there's nothing wrong with mixing things …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Linux

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …