Nicole Noor

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The 8 Stews You Should Cook This Season

Yes, we know, it feels like we were just talking about tomatoes. And peaches. And hell, spring break. But it's time to face it; it's time to get out that Dutch oven, it's time for a glass of red wine, it's time -- oh yes -- to make some stew.<p>Whether it's for a weeknight dinner or a Sunday project, …

Sandwiches

11 Days Until Christmas: DIY Gifts That Pamper

I love DIY gifts, but I find that those who appreciate crafted presents are those who craft themselves. The following homemade gifts, however, can …

Here Are Two Easy DIY Pore-Unclogging, Damage-Fighting Face Mask Recipes

This weekend we turn the clocks back from daylight saving time, which means that winter—ugh—will soon be upon us. Transitional weather can be really tough on the skin, and I love to treat myself to a good face mask and do a seasonal skin "reset."<p>Indie Lee, who founded her own natural line of beauty …

The One Thing That Makes At-Home Manis Way Easier

At this point, we’re smack-dab in the middle what is arguably the golden age of nail polish. There have never been so many amazing options on the …

3 Ways to Curb Sugar and Carb Cravings

Good news: It’s much easier than you think<p>Ever try to abandon sugar and carbohydrates cold turkey? Then you know that it just doesn’t work—the cravings always come back. But in <i>The 21-Day Sugar Detox: Bust Sugar & Carb Cravings Naturally</i>, author Diane Sanfilippo offers an easy-to-follow meal plan …

18 of Our Best 10-Minute Appetizers

You could just open a bag of chips...or you could whip up any one of these spur-of-the-moment, homemade snacks.<p>Canned Tuna's Other Calling<p>The …

Mashups

Halloween Candy and Beer: 5 Spookily Perfect Pairings

If you can’t keep your hands out of the candy bowl, go full tilt by pairing classic Halloween candies with the perfect craft beers.<p>Everyone knows a fun-size Snickers bar is pretty damn perfect on its own. But like so many things, it tastes 5,000 times better with beer. If you can’t keep your hands …

Beer

Indie Lee’s DIY Vanilla Body Cream

The founder of a luxury skin care line may be the last person you’d think would be such an avid sharer of DIY beauty recipes. But really, that’s what …

Where to Sell Your iPad or iPad Mini For the Most Money

Next Tuesday Apple is hosting its annual iPad-palooza where it will surely show us iPads big and small. But before the big event, you might want to …

iPad Mini

'I'm Going To Find The Love Of My Life': Here's The First Look At Are You The One? Season 7

MTV Shows<p>Get the latest on MTV Shows like Teen Wolf, Awkward, Teen Mom and reality TV classics such as Beavis and Butt-head and The Hills. Visit …

13 Starbucks Hacks You Might Not Know

Cinnamon dolce oatmeal?? OK, I want that.

Coffee

8 Homemade Halloween Candy Recipes

Parents often warn children, prior to venturing out all dolled-up in their scariest ghost costumes, to avoid any and all un-sealed candy. We don't want to advise differently, but our list of 8 homemade candy recipes will put that rule seriously into question. This Halloween, try making a batch of …

Truffles

25 Takeout Recipes You Should Know How to Make at Home

From shrimp fried rice to spicy tuna rolls, 16 classic take-out dishes you can make at home<p><b>Nothing beats vegging out on the couch</b> with a carton of fried rice from your local Chinese joint, but you don't have to order in to eat takeout classics. Check out our greatest "takeout" hits, and delete the …

Cooking

How To Make A Simple, Natural Alternative To Bleach

A few years ago, I received an email from a reader that started with, “I need HELP Jillee!” Well I couldn’t possibly ignore that! ;-) It turned out …

Someone

From the true story of a woman's 15 months in captivity to Oprah's Super Soulful Book of the Month, these reads will amaze you.<p>Enon<p>By Paul Harding<p>238 …

Holistic Fixes for Your Bad Health Habits

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

Miley Cyrus's "Bangerz" is Streaming Like a Wrecking Ball

Twerking talk o' the town <b>Miley Cyrus</b> is giving her Smilers something to—er—smile about by streaming her 4th studio album <i>Bangerz</i> five days before its …

Any Animal That Touches This Lethal Lake Turns to Stone

There's a deceptively still body of water in Tanzania with a deadly secret—it turns any animal it touches to stone. The rare phenomenon is caused by …

Batteries

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My mother and I used to marble paper on the weekends when I was younger. To this day, I still feel like I am a mad scientist when I marble, experimenting with new colors and testing new patterns.<p>Even if you don’t have experience with marbling, it’s a fun project to try with friends. It requires …

Get Soft Skin Overnight With This Deep Moisturizing How-To

No plans tonight? No birthday parties or cocktail outings? Being free means you have time to try my weekly ritual, aka the thing I do when nobody …

Skin Care

DIY Scented Bath Salts in 3 Minutes!

Nobody loves bath time more than me. All year long, almost every day—if you want me, you can find me in the tub. Winter? I'm in a hot bath, steaming …

Would You Wear See-Through Nails?

Totally clear nails. Would you boast this barely there look? We’re not talking natural nails. What we mean are fully transparent falsies: …

This Liquid Eyeliner Innovation Is Worth A Try

How many of you have struggled with liquid eyeliner application at some point? Me too. It’s definitely a skill you have to work at, and, as they say, …

How To Do a Sock Bun

We already showed you how to create big, beautiful buns. While the DIY <b>sock bun</b> may seem intimidating, it's actually one of the easiest—and …

Hairstyling

Hair as Soft as Cashmere? We Put This New Blowout To The Test

It’s the latest hair service blowing through the Windy City: the Cashmere Blowout. Developed by George Gonzalez, the founder of George The Salon, the …

Homemade natural translucent powder

Hey friends!<p>I am beyond excited to share my latest DIY find with you, homemade all-natural translucent powder! I heard about this from a friend and …

Homemade Body Wash - Tried & True

A few years ago, we decided (and by we, I mean “I decided” and dragged my boys along!) to try and cut out as many chemicals from our regular routine …