Alex Rae

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How to F*ck a Woman Author Gives Her Best Sex Advice

TV writer Ali Adler (<i>The New Normal</i> and the upcoming <i>SuperGirl</i>) was sitting in a writers’ room listening to her fellow comedy writers talk about …

What Our Parents Taught Us About Love And Money

There's no greater influence on our relationships than our parents, financially and otherwise. 12 people describe what they’ve learned to do (or not do) from watching their parents.<p><i>Not every child gets a trust fund. But each of us is heir to a certain set of abstract financial assets: a standard of</i> …

How To Bleach Your Hair Without Ruining It

meet a true miracle product<p>If there's one thing we can all agree on, it's that bleaching your hair isn't great for it. We've all witnessed the dry, brittle mess that generally results from lightening hair, which is a problem if you want to be blonder or try any of those pretty pastel colors that …

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Has Our Generation Actually Forgotten How To Love Someone?

Amidst grabbing those dream jobs, working our asses off, telling the world what's on our minds, and trying to socialise with a bazillion people, our …

25 Quotes About Love And Dating All Badass, Ambitious Single Women Should Abide By

<i>“Of course I am not worried about intimidating men. The type of man who will be intimidated by me is exactly the type of man I have no interest in.”</i><p><b>–</b> …

4 Books For Young Women Going Through A Quarter-Life Crisis

The first time I heard the phrase, "quarter-life crisis," I (internally) rolled my eyes. I was 21, and one of my best friends was turning 22. "Marie, I'm freaking out. I don't know what I'm doing with my life, and I'm just a total mess. I think I'm having a quarter-life crisis."<p>That's a little …

An Open Letter To Every Boy Who “Doesn’t Want A Relationship Right Now”

… From your 20-something ex-whateveryoucallme<p>I hear you, dude. I hear you with flying colors. Some girls can be clingy. You like your space, and you …

18 Wholesome Ways to #Win at Cooking for One

Cooking for one needn’t be a hassle. With these 18 delicious recipes, featuring everything from breakfast to dinner to dessert, you’ll be eating well (and well balanced) for days and days. And if time is of the essence, be sure to check out all the different ways you can put a mug and your …

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31 Microwave Recipes That Are Borderline Genius

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This Is What It's Like To Date In Seven Different Countries

Eight women, from seven different countries, talk about love and relationships.<p>Gather a group of young and single foreigners who recently moved to New York City and at one moment or another, you'll hear them talk about how weird the dating scene in the city is. Moving to a new place, anywhere in …

36 Questions to Ask a Date Instead of Playing Mind Games

Dating is so mired in game-playing and pickup moves these days that it's amazing anyone ever ends up finding lasting love. So we're huge fans of any approach that manages to cut through all that B.S.<p>For example, many years ago -- before we each found lasting love, against those game-playing odds -- …

Trend to try: Lip liner in lieu of lipstick

I've recently become a big fan of BH Cosmetics and picked up a few (and by "a few", I mean "six") of their waterproof lip liners in my most recent …

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Breathless: Dating Is Impossible when You’re Still in Love with Your Ex

There are many stages of heartbreak. Three months deep into my break-up, I have experienced almost all of them. First there’s shell shock, followed by denial, and then some combination of paralysis, anger, and loneliness. Then there’s this period where you just feel numb and find yourself staring …

Relationships

How To Delete Your Own Nude Photos From Apple's iCloud: A Step-By-Step Guide

You probably heard by now about the nude celebrity photos circulating the internet, with the hacker allegedly responsible saying he got the photos from Apple's iCloud.<p>You may be thinking, "I'm not a celebrity. No one would be interested in my naked or otherwise embarrassing photos."<p>That could be …

Cannes 2014: Beautiful Youth review – pain for Spain's lost generation

Jaime Rosales has long been one of Europe's most serious, valuable and innovative film-makers. Now he returns to Cannes with another deeply felt and deeply considered drama in a compassionate, realist style.<p>It is a film about the silent anguish of Spain's young people, a generation junked by the …

NBA Asks LeBron James To Stop Wearing His Fearsome Black Mask

While black masks are not banned, the league prefers clear masks so that it is easier to see an opponent's eyes, according to Bleacher Report's Ethan Skolnick.<p>GIFs of James dunking and roaring in the mask went viral after his dominant performance in a blowout win against the New York Knicks, in …

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

Who Wants $1,000 Of Free Fashion Goodies?

We'd definitely like a pile of free clothes. But, alas, we're not eligible to win our own contests (or so our lawyers say). So, that leaves — let's …

Finally! 15 Stylish Boots for Winter Weather

There’s a bit of a Goldilocks dilemma when it comes to finding a stylish pair of winter boots. While snow shoes are too big and bulky, your average fall booties are just a little too basic for winter wear. So when it comes down to it, turn to these 15 chic boots that don’t sacrifice style for …

Chicken, Turkey, Steak, and Pork: 7 Tutorials to Help You Cook Perfect Meat

In advance of Turkey Day, we're talking about meat this week — how to find it, how to fix it, how to make the most of it. Meat is usually the most …

Fight Off A Cold With These 7 Simple Tips

Photographed by Heather Talbert.<p><i>From her laid-back, effortless style to a fresh, ahead-of-the-trend beauty aesthetic, Lauren Conrad is a girl after</i> …

Wellness

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GIFs On Facebook? Yes, It's Really Happening!

As a people, GIF lovers have faced many struggles over the years. One of the most grievous has been our inability to share our work and the work of …

Are you a Student or a Teacher? Then Lucky You, Cuz These Stores are Always on Sale to You

We're in the thick of back-to-school season and whether you're a smart-shopping student or a hardworking teacher, you're probably gearing up for the big first day. And enjoying some fall retail therapy to prepare, hopefully! But did you know that as a student or a teacher you can enjoy <i>year-round</i> …

How Android Grew To Be More Popular Than The iPhone

Google's smartphone operating system now powers a whopping 80% of devices worldwide. Apple's iOS operating system for iPhones only powers 13% of smartphones. iOS controlled about 16% of the worldwide smartphone market a year ago, according to IDC.<p>Apple should be freaking out, Jay Yarow says. (So …

How To Cook Fish If You Hate Cooking

Wrap it inside parchment paper with some other ingredients and it cooks itself.<p>Cooking fish can be intimidating. It's messy, it has a tendency to dry out, and flipping it midway through cooking often makes it fall apart. Which sucks, because fish is delicious and good for you. But there is another …

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