Maria Alejos

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The six best exfoliating toners

Iam on record as saying toners – those perfumed waters peddled as the "essential" step two in a skincare regime – are pretty pointless. I stand by …

Eva Longoria Wardrobe Malfunction Exposes Actress' Lower Half At Cannes (PHOTOS)

Things got a little wet and wild on the Cannes red carpet this weekend. A rainstorm hit the French fest on Saturday, presenting difficulties for arrivals at the "Jimmy P.: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian" premiere.<p>Eva Longoria experienced the weather's challenges firsthand, as the petite actress' …

Make your Photos Sparkle with GIMP

A Guest Contribution by Anotherphotograpbynoob.com. What this tutorial will show you In short: how I made the photo on the right become the photo on …

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Photography: top tips for storing and viewing your images

<b>Safe storage</b><p>Apart from duds, keep your frames in safe, long-term storage: you never know when one might be useful, or more meaningful, in the future. …

Clipping Magic Helps You Easily Remove Picture Backgrounds

Here’s a tool you may not have heard about but may useful at some time in the future. It’s called Clipping Magic, and it’s designed to remove …

Pastor Arrested for Watching Child Porn on the Job -- at Disney World

A pastor at a Methodist Episcopal Church in Florida who also worked as a custodial manager for Disney World was arrested this week for allegedly …

Commentary: It’s Not OK For Abercrombie & Fitch To Tell Me I’m Too Fat

Being <b>overweight</b> in America is not easy. I know because, although I’m at a healthy weight now, I have struggled with my weight for most of my life. At my highest, I ballooned up to 230 pounds (at just 5’2”!) and wore size 18 clothes. Well, to be honest, I really should have been wearing size 20 …

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Catelynn Lowell Reacts to Farrah Abraham’s Diss: “Role Model My Ass”

Who's the better <i>Teen Mom</i>? In an exclusive new interview with Us Weekly, <b>Farrah Abraham</b> dissed her <i>Teen Mom</i> costar <b>Catelynn Lowell</b>, calling her "jealous" …

Celebrity Chef Beaten to Death by Unsatisfied Customers

A world-renowned Japanese chef passed away this week after being brutally attacked by two men who had apparently left his restaurant unsatisfied.<p>Miki …

Kourtney Kardashian Shows Off Slim Post-Baby Bikini Body on Greece Vacation

Motherhood has never looked so good! <b>Kourtney Kardashian</b>, mom to son Mason, 3, and daughter Penelope, 10 months, showed off her slim figure while on …

McDonald's Worker Finds Her Stolen Car in Drive-Thru Lane

Virginia Maiden had an unusual Tuesday, to say the least. She awoke that morning to find that her 1995 Toyota 4-Runner had been stolen. “She was so …

McDonald's

Man Finds $4.85 Million Lotto Ticket in Cookie Jar

With the Powerball jackpot back up to $550 million, here's a story you might find inspiring: For some time now, Richard Cerezo, of Geneva, Illinois, …

Powerball

Prisoner Sues Taco Bell, Says Doritos Locos Were His Idea

A federal prisoner in Arizona is suing <b>Taco Bell</b>, who he believes stole his idea to create <b>Doritos Locos Tacos</b>. According the <i>Dallas Observer</i>, prisoner <b>Gary Cole</b> (no, not the actor) is representing himself in a federal lawsuit against <b>Yum Brands</b>, which owns Taco Bell. Cole is almost done with a 25-year …

Mexican Official Fired After Daughter Had a Restaurant Closed by Health Dept.

A senior government official in Mexico was fired after his daughter abused his position to have a Mexico City restaurant shut down by health inspectors when she was denied a table. According to BBC News, the dismissal of Humberto Benitez Trevino from his position as the attorney-general for …

Here Is Texas Monthly's 2013 Top 50 BBQ List, Unranked

<i>Texas Monthly</i> magazine will update its famous <b>Top 50 Texas BBQ</b> restaurants list in their June issue, and today they revealed the restaurants that made it on Twitter. This is a big deal: the list only gets updated <b>every five years</b>. These restaurants were announced in alphabetical order by city; the …

Guy Fieri Boldly Chimes in on the Crazy Kitchen Nightmares Restaurant

Interstellar food dude <b>Guy Fieri</b> was on the <i>Today</i> show this morning and he shared his opinions on the Scottsdale restaurant that had an epic meltdown on their Facebook page after being on Gordon Ramsay's <i>Kitchen Nightmares</i>. Guy Fieri is "in awe" by the whole situation:<p>I heard about this. It's tough, …

Kitchen Nightmares Restaurant Claims They Were Hacked

On last week's episode of <i>Kitchen Nightmares</i>, shouty chef <b>Gordon Ramsay</b> quit after the delusional owners of the Scottsdale restaurant <b>Amy's Baking Company</b> proved to be beyond rescue. <b>Amy and Samy Bouzaglo</b>, the husband and wife team behind the restaurant, went through an epic meltdown on their Facebook …

Back to Basics: The Science of Frying

<b>French Fries.</b> Source: Brett Jordan, Flickr Creative Commons, Jan 9, 2012<p>Frying is a cooking technique that has been used for centuries. Sautéing, stir-frying, pan frying and deep frying all operate on the same principles -- what differentiates them is how much fat is used in cooking. It can range …

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41 Places There Should Always Be Sprinkles

If you didn't know, now you know. Act accordingly.

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