Megan Roddis

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This Easy Hair Hack Will Take Your Ponytail to the Next Level

Kristin Ess, the genius behind Lucy Hale's gorgeous hair, will never cease to amaze me. Not only are her creations to die for, but they also are fairly easy to re-create in the comfort of our own homes. Recently, she started sharing quick tutorials on her Instagram page, and one of them …

100 Small, Nice Things to Do For Your Wife Just Because

Because it's the little things that matter.<p>It sounds a bit cliché, but it’s the little things that make a marriage. Grand gestures have their time …

Relationships

10 subtle signs you're smarter than you think you are

You might be surprised to know which of your quirks can reveal your inner genius.<p>1. You accept that there are plenty of things you don't know<p>You may think that pretending you know everything, even when you don't, makes you come across as smarter. But in reality, people who aren't afraid to be …

Psychology

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

Find hope for humanity in this video of 65,000 people singing “Bohemian Rhapsody”

Counteracting the current mind-set that everything is terrible, some 65,000 fans waiting for the sold-out Green Day concert in London’s Hyde Park on …

12 of the Best Bars in Amsterdam

Travel<p>Quench your thirst in the city that invented Heineken.<p>Hop on a bike in Amsterdam and pedal in any direction, and you’ll probably wind up at a bar. There are over a thousand of them, tucked into cozy streets, floating on canals, and overflowing into alleyways, each one serving your favorite …

European Travel

Top 21 Beaches in the World

Travel<p>Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents …

West Sussex

Discuss: How can we instill an appreciation of good design in today’s young ones?

If we want to see positive and responsible design practices flourish in our communities, it has to start at the roots.<p>So, how do we encourage our little ones to ask questions and to look for thoughtful solutions in every part of life? Some believe it starts at home, while others look for school …

15 Design Secrets to Steal From Professional Home Stagers

Trust the professionals when they say details really do matter.<p>If you're a fan of HGTV, you appreciate the power of home stagers — a.k.a. the people who sweep in after a makeover and turn the shell of a house into a warm and inviting home. Use their secrets in your own abode to make it just as …

Here's what Elon Musk, Richard Branson, and 29 other successful people ask job candidates during interviews

They're not in the habit of wasting time with dumb or irrelevant queries.<p>In fact, they often have one favorite go-to question they like to ask. This typically reveals everything they need to know about a job candidate.<p>Here are 31 of those questions.<p><i>Jacquelyn Smith, Alison Griswold, and Vivian Giang</i> …

Displaying Artwork in the Home to Look Good, and Last Too

Positioning, temperature and safety are all important<p>There’s a lot to think about when hanging a piece of art in a room: the color of the walls or …

Home Improvement

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As the financial markets, contrary to the scaremongering of the political and economic establishments, have already recognised, the potential economic benefits of Brexit are substantial.<p>The most obvious is the saving of our massive net financial contribution to the European Union. In this context I …

Great Britain

14 Lies You Believe in Your 20s but Not Your 30s

No. 2 is TOO REAL.<p>With age comes infinite wisdom, and as a result, the things you thought were absolute truths in your 20s turn out to be a load of B.S. by the time you reach your 30s.<p>Appropriately, a recent thread in AskReddit posed the question, "What's okay to believe in your 20s, but just dies …

Work-life Balance

Researchers Isolated the Single Thing Rich Parents Do to Give Their Kids a Massive Edge

If you want to raise happy and successful kids, follow the money--and work backward.<p>For many parents, there comes a point when your kids' success becomes more important than your own.<p>I've been a parent for less than a year, but I can see it already. In fact, that realization led me to assemble a …

Pre-kindergarten

29 Things Every Woman Needs in Her Life Before She Turns 30

Shay Mitchell shares some advice: Get yourself matching hangers. You're a grown-up!<p><b>29. Fitted Black Skinny Jeans.</b> I can't tell you the amount of times I've passed off those bad boys as acceptable professional-meeting-wear.<p><b>28. A passport.</b> GO. RUN. EXPLORE. WANDER. Just do it.<p><b>27. Vitamins!</b> Let's try …

18 Habits Every Woman Should Have by the Time She's 30

Call your mom!<p><i>Sometimes those lists decreeing all these things we "MUST do before age 30" or "should NEVER say after age 20" get a little dizzying and arbitrary. (Which is why this parody of things you shouldn't own after age 30 is so great.) But this list below, from our friends at Cosmo? Sure,</i> …

Dad accidentally captures moment he delivers his baby on camera

Photographer Martin Boyce, 35, set up his camera thinking he was capturing the early moments of his fiancee Holly Dawson, 24, going into labour.<p>But they soon realised they were not going to get to hospital on time.<p>Which is meant Martin's camera captured the whole birth, including the incredible …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

Lake Erie's wild waves caught on camera by Dave Sandford - Telegraph

44 fashion tips to take from the ever-stylish Kate Moss as she turns 44

The inimitable Kate Moss is a true British fashion icon, single-handedly spearheading the sales of skinny jeans, Ugg boots and leopard-print coats in recent years. Despite her feline features being some of the most instantly recognisable in the world, her chameleon-like ability to transform for …

26 Hacks That Will Make Your Clothes Last Longer

They are so easy.<p><b>1. Sort your washing properly.</b> Separate darks from whites but also keep heavy fabrics away from light ones, heavily soiled garments from less soiled, and always wash towels on their own.<p><b>2. Don't overload the washing machine.</b> Not only will you avoid having to iron your clothes as …

Cleaning

Ahead of Cannes Festival we look back at the 20 most iconic fashion moments in film

Film and fashion go together like Breton stripes and denim - two well-loved concepts that, married together, are more than the sum of their parts. They say clothes maketh the man, and it's certainly true that costumes maketh the character. After all, what would Sandy do without her skin-tight …

15 Motivational Posters to Kick Start Your Creativity

If you feel like you're stuck in a rut, check out these motivational posters by Be Happy. The company believes that “Words are Powerful” and they've put inspirational sentences on everything from posters and t-shirts to cards and mugs. Like Ira Glass's great advice for creatives, these powerful …

How to talk to anyone: the experts' guide

Handle awkward date silences, end a conversation with a stranger – plus chat to your children, your parents and your boss. Our panel shares their secrets<p>Children often don’t have the words to say what they’re feeling, and they don’t always understand what we’re looking for when we ask them …

Tumors

21 Childhood Books Every British Person Will Remember

Five go on a trip down memory lane.

Sublime Photos Capture the Quiet Beauty of the Tuscan Countryside

Photographer Mauro Maione transports us to the idyllic Tuscan countryside in his series of gorgeous landscape images. Often depicting grandiose shots, Maione’s photos showcase all of the vibrant natural beauty that the gently-rolling hills have to offer. Small cottages and trees dot the landscape, …

Natural Beauty

What Really Happens to Your Breasts After Pregnancy

Many were left bewildered when <i>Page Six</i> reported back in July that supermodel and über human <b>Gisele Bündchen</b> had supposedly sneaked into a Parisian plastic surgeon’s office in a burka to have some “work” done on her breasts. The alleged work would seem out of character for the hardcore yogi and …

These Portraits Were Created by Combining Photos of Celebrities

Pedro Berg Johnsen of Norway has an unusual hobby: in his spare time, he combines portraits of celebrities to create real-looking photos of people …