Tonya Huskey

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Inside Rei Kawakubo’s Fashion Wonderland at the Met Museum

If you want to see fashion and shape taken to their limits, check out the Met’s Costume Institute exhibition celebrating Comme des Garçons’ Rei …

Period Skin 101: How (and Why) Your Skin Freaks Out

Period problems are one of those inevitables that often comes along with being a woman: Our boobs hurt. Our tummies bloat. Our brains trick us into thinking that cupcakes are a cure-all. (They aren't?) But have you ever noticed what happens to your skin on your period? Sometimes, our skin throws a …

Few Americans know about this mysterious, remote valley in southern Japan

The Japanese know the Iya Valley for its remoteness, alpine scenery and vine bridges and for being the fabled 12th-century refuge of the Heike clan. Americans are unlikely to know it at all, but if they do, it’s probably because of Alex Kerr.<p>At the tourist information office near Tokyo Station, I …

Japan

Enjoying Osaka’s Famous Food, Without Breaking the Bank

I sat in the passenger seat of a station wagon with my friend Brian, an American who is living and raising a family in Osaka — his cute toddler was snoozing in the back — as he explained local rivalries. We were driving down Midosuji Boulevard, the main thoroughfare in central Osaka. Conflicts …

Stephen Colbert and Hillary Clinton Discussed the Most Controversial Issue of the Election

At Carnegie Deli.<p>Any good citizen will consider several factors when deciding who to vote for: Domestic and foreign policy, voting history, experience, trustworthiness, wealthy donors, and how he or she eats food. In recent weeks, nearly every national politician has been caught in rather awkward …

Top five Tokyo restaurants for exquisite sushi

<i>In collaboration with Pocket Concierge</i><p>Ready to take the step up from conveyor-belt sushi? Aren't we all. The problem is that Tokyo is a city of some …

This Cat-Eye Template Will Give You Flawless Feline Flicks Every Time

Rocking the cat-eye look is something that surely every makeup lover has tried, and, for everyone except the most skilled, probably soon discovered that it can be pretty hard to nail. Even with the help of an amazing cat-eye tutorial from Adele’s makeup artist, it can be a tricky look to …

"150 Years of Japanese Uniforms" illustrated encyclopedia is now on sale

These gorgeous illustrations of workers’ uniforms over the past century and a half is sure to charm lovers of <i>seifuku</i> [uniforms] everywhere!<p><b>“Know its</b> …

Ten of the Coolest Fashion Bloggers on Instagram in 2016

Style is very preferential for everyone, and it is a good idea to follow a fashion blogger that focuses on the style or styles that you identify with the most.<p>Social media helps fashion trends soar to new heights. The use of Instagram allows fashion bloggers to reach larger, more specific …

Louis Vuitton

EAT CHIC: NYC's Coolest New Restaurant Is Hidden in the Back of an East Village Bar

Ring the doorbell and enter Dinnertable...<p>Upon entering The Garret, the East Village bar designed to look like your coolest friend's living room, it's hard to imagine how the space could be improved upon (the pink neon sign in the doorway says "No Bad Days," after all).<p>But, if you walk the length …

Understanding And Overcoming Anxiety

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, an estimated 40 million American adults suffer from anxiety disorders. Only about one-third of those suffering from an anxiety disorder receive treatment, even though the disorders are highly treatable.<p>Six years ago, I was diagnosed …

Depression

Japan: What I Expected, What I Got

<i>This is the second installment of my Japan travel diary. To check out my first impressions, read about</i> <i>Day One</i><i>.</i><p>The plan was always to take it slow in Tokyo.<p>It’s not just because John had emergency surgery a week ago, though that unexpected event certainly fortified our resolve. It’s that since the …

How we took a 10-day trip to Japan for only $4,000, including flights

Until recently.<p>My husband had made it his goal to complete what were then the five world marathons within five years. In his fifth and final year, as he was ran what he thought would be his last race of the series in London, then the announcement was made that Tokyo would join the list.<p>And suddenly …

Japan

First Time In Tokyo

So you want to see Tokyo? Here is where to start. I'll guide you step-by-step through all the big questions: When, where, why and how. And, of …

Word of Mouth: Kyoto Cafés

When we were researching a visit to Kyoto we found Inside Kyoto to be an invaluable resource. It’s run by Chris Rowthorn, an American who has been in Kyoto for more than 20 years. Rowthorn is also the editor of the Lonely Planet guidebooks for Japan and many southeast Asian countries, and even …

Japan

A "reverse speakeasy" is hidden behind this East Village cocktail bar

With the continued popularity of modern speakeasies, it's no longer rare to find a bar clandestinely tucked behind the walls of a bustling bistro, or …

Full Body Detox, Flush Excess Water And Fat Out of Your System In Only 3 Days

You probably already know that detox methods are incredibly beneficial for the health of the entire body, as they help you get rid of toxins, excess …

Japan itinerary: How to get the best out of Japan in 10 days

Mad, mind-boggling, and futuristic are all words that come to mind when I think of our trip to Japan. From the Zen of the temples to the crazed …

17 Healthy Ways to Lose Weight Fast

No crash diets allowed.<p>Sustainable weight loss doesn't happen overnight (and if it does, it's probably self-destructive). But if you're anxious to lose weight for a legit reason, follow these painless tips to improve your diet, streamline your workouts, and shed weight *the healthy way*.<p><b>1. Pregame</b> …

Nutrition

31 Things That Will Happen When You Finally Decide To Live Your Dreams

Commit to living intentionally.<p>You’ve been thinking about this for a long time, haven’t you?<p>You’ve reveled in shallow friendships, numbed yourself in …

Self-improvement

Off the Beaten Path in Tokyo

Last August, my girlfriend and I went on a nine day-long trip to Japan. Although we made excursions to Kyoto, Mt. Fuji, and Hakone, we mainly spent our time in Japan's capital. Since this was my first visit to Japan, once we booked our plane tickets I hopped online to identify Tokyo's best …

I Have It All—so Why Am I Not Happy?

I used to spend long nights wide awake, wandering around our huge house, wondering what I was missing in my life. I blamed myself for feeling this …

Happiness

10 simple clean eating tips for 2016

In my new cookbook, <b>Eating Clean: The 21-Day Plan to Detox, Fight Inflammation, and Reset Your Body</b>, Italk about how to start cleaning up your food and your life from chemicals and toxins that are lurking in everything from your ketchup to your toothpaste.<p>My journey to eating clean started ten years …

Top 10: Things to Do in Hokkaido, Japan

Hokkaido is often considered by the Japanese to be the country’s last frontier. Unlike Japan’s other islands, it is a place of expansive vistas and untouched wilderness. While it’s the second largest of Japan’s islands, less than 5 percent of the population lives there, including most of the …

Bernard Roth: Stamford professor says eliminating two phrases can make you more successful

The way you speak not only affects how others perceive you; it also has the potential to shape your behaviour.<p>Swapping one word for another could …

This Is the 1 Thing Ruining Your Relationship

Those of us who spend our lives helping people with their relationships talk a lot about behaviors. We encourage couples to say this instead of that …

7 Overlooked David Lynch Films You Must See to Believe

“Six Figures Getting Sick” (1967)<p>The first movie David Lynch ever made, “Six Figures Getting Sick” lays the foundation for the years of warped vision …

Horror Comedy

Here’s How to Scientifically Train Your Mind to Be Happy

Training your mind to look for errors and problems (as happens in careers like accounting and law) can lead you toward a pervasive pessimism that …