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My Birthday Giveaway

Happy weekend, lovelies! Tomorrow is my birthday! I’m turning 31. Wow, it sounds like by now I should be a totally serious adult, but honestly I feel …

7 Exercise Moves for Lean, Sexy Legs

Upgrade your leg workouts with these killer exercises for your hamstrings, quads, and calves<p>Tired of the same old squats and lunges in your leg workout? We totally get it. The next time you want to tone your lower half, try these 7 challenging moves from the Women's Health Big Book of Exercises. …

Why Is Grapefruit Good For Your Skin? Find Out Here!

As a food, grapefruit isn’t for everyone. Some find the citrus fruit’s sour notes too overpowering for snacking. Even if you don’t like eating it, …

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The workout to lean legs... #fitness #fitforlife

The 35 Cutest Facts Of All Time

I'm about to drop a bomb on you. An adorable, adorable bomb.<p>Post inspired by this subreddit as well as this thread here and this list.

20 Years of Cleaning Tips: Scrub Your Way to a Gleaming Home

We've been cleaning for more than two decades. Okay, not continuously, but let's just say we know how to use <i>all</i> our vacuum-cleaner attachments at this point. Over the years, we've shared our best solutions for tackling household tasks, and to our delight, you've written to tell us how these tips …

28 Dogs Freaking Out About Autumn Leaves

Nothing says a turn of the season like jumping into a great big pile of leaves.

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Look Younger Longer With This Helpful Eye Care Timeline

Mom was right, all along. It turns out that (s)mothering on eye creams is spot on, even from an earlier age than you might imagine. Using a targeted …

Cat Loves the Vacuum Cleaner

(YouTube link)<p>Most cats are terrified of vacuum cleaners, although a few enjoy having their fur fluffed by a vacuum hose. Then there's this strange …

5 Exercises That Burn a Ton of Calories

The most popular machines at any gym are the elliptical, stationary bikes, and treadmills. Why? I think it’s because they show you the amount of …

A Harry Potter Wedding Proposal (Video)

Inspired by his girlfriend Andrea's love of all things Harry Potter, Jaysin planned a Harry Potter-themed scavenger hunt proposal complete with a …

Meet Sir Stuffington, The Cutest Pirate In The World

Sir Stuffington was born on the streets and suffered a raccoon attack when he was just a wee kitten, but he's overcome and is growing into a badass lil pirate. <3

11 Exercises That Build Muscle Without Bulk

A metabolism-boosting workout that builds strength and tones your abdominals, back, thighs, butt and arms.

5 Thigh Exercises You Can Do While Sitting Down

<i>By Corrie Pikul</i><p>Try these lower-body moves when you're tethered to your computer...or your television.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Get Slimmer Thighs While Sitting Down<p><i>As a reminder, always consult your doctor for medical advice and treatment before starting any program.</i>

20 Deliciously Simple DIY Lip Balm Recipes

There are so many kinds of lip balm out there, but it can be hard to find just the right one. What’s the solution? Make your own, of course! It’s surprisingly simple to whip up a batch of lip balm or tinted gloss that’s perfectly customized to your…taste. All you need is a base of beeswax or …

Boy Asks Santa to to Stop Kids from Bullying His Sister

Karen Suffern is the mother of 8-year old twins, Ryan and Amber. To plan her budget, she asked her kids to write letters to Santa Claus, describing …

Avoid Streaky Foundation With These 3 Makeup Tips

If you're applying your foundation with your fingers, stop doing that now. According to celebrity makeup artist Troy Jensen, that is one of the biggest mistakes women make that leads to streaky foundation. So in a fast-paced, BB cream-filled world, what is the best method for applying liquid …

The Ultimate 8 Step Guide To Eating Japanese Sushi

If you haven't eaten sushi before, you really should give it try. Not only it is delicious, it's incredible healthy for you, low in fat and high in …

How to Read a Product Label 101

Reading labels can be tricky. Whether you're in the grocery store trying to avoid high fructose corn syrup or at the beauty counter scanning for …

Best Kale Smoothie Recipe With Strawberries

The powerhouse vegetable Kale has become a popular salad green thanks to its remarkable nutrient profile. Packed with high concentrations of …

Berry Green Smoothie Recipe with Baby Kale

Baby kale adds a fresh, green boost to mixed berry smoothies. Made with coconut milk, strawberries, blueberries, banana and fresh greens. (vegan, …

Greens for Breakfast | Kale, Oat, and Blueberry Smoothie

So…I did something crazy last night in the wee hours of the morning. It was one of those second-wind moments. I was all ready to tuck myself into …

Red Beet Vitamix Smoothie Recipe and 10 Benefits of Beets

My grandfather always used to say in his Italian accent, “eata youra beets, they are a good for youra blood.” He always told me that carrots were …

Banana Mango Kale Smoothie and the Late Night Kale Haul

Today’s smoothie is probably one of the ‘go-to’-est smoothies around, a banana mango kale smoothie. The perfect trifecta of favorite fruits and …

Kale + Blackberry + Beet + Almond Milk Smoothies

What’s in your morning routine? I make my bed, splash my face with cold water, drink a giant glass of lemon water, and try to forget about the giant …

Kale-Cucumber-Apple Smoothie

Rated 4 out of 5 by HealthyandFresh from GREAT HEALTHY SMOOTHIE THIS IS A GREAT SMOOTHIE. CONSIDERING HOW MANY VEGGIES YOU GET INTO IT, IT TASTES GREAT. MY HUSBAND EVEN LIKED IT, AND HE IS NOT REALLY INTO HEALTHY FOOD. GREAT HEALTHY SNACK.<p>Date published: 2013-07-01<p>Rated 5 out of 5 by Veetz from …