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Once Upon a Podcast: 11 Storytelling Podcasts We Love

In case your ears need to hear a different tune than what’s playing on Pandora or Spotify, may we turn your attention to a podcast or 11? From comedy to mystery to science, podcasts can surprise us, educate us or make us laugh ’til we cry. If you’re not already fully immersed in this audio world, …

Writing

14 Hangers That Will Totally Transform Your Closet

We listened when Mommy Dearest told us “no wire hangers ever,” and thankfully so did The Container Store. Hangers all have different specialties these days. There’s so many options it’s kind of overwhelming deciding which (or how many) are the best option for your wardrobe. Luckily we scoured the …

Clothing

18 of the Coolest Races to Run from 5K to Ultra-marathon

From themed 5Ks to ultramarathons that cross the borders of multiple countries, we’re taking you around the globe in search of your next race. Whether it’s the distance, destination or swag you’re after, we’ve found the race for you. From the vineyards of Paris and sweeping coastal vistas of the …

Marathons

Watch Every Episode Of Are You Afraid Of The Dark? For Free

Photo: Courtesy of Nickelodeon.<p>Halloween just came three weeks early.<p>If you grew up in a time when 'N Sync was everything — let's just call it, oh I …

Sure Shots: Your 18-Month Vaccine Timeline

Shots may be scary, but they're the best way to keep your baby healthy in the first couple of years. Find out what your infant is set to get and why, tips for handling the pain, plus a handy printable vaccine cheat sheet.<p>When it comes to their tiniest patients, docs sure know how to stick it to …

Public Health

Antibiotic treatments from GPs 'fail 15% of the time'

<b>Nearly one in seven antibiotic treatments given out by GPs for common infections over the last two decades in the UK have failed, researchers say.</b><p>The Cardiff University study assessed nearly 11m prescriptions handed out between 1991 and 2012, to establish the level of antibiotic resistance.<p>Overall …

Medicine

17 Hot Hairstyles to Wear After a Workout

Once you’ve slaved your way through boot camp, barre, boxing and burpees, it’s time to rock that post-workout glow outside the gym. But just because your roots are a tad greasy and you’re short on time doesn’t mean you can’t exercise your right to stylish hair. We’ve shown you the best gym-friendly …

Hairstyling

9 Apps for Scoring a Stellar Job

Whether you’re a brand new graduate looking for your first job or an established career woman looking for a change, the job hunt can be brutal. Between drafting a resume and making a good impression at the interview, you’ve got enough to worry about. These incredible apps can make it all a little …

Employment

The Ultimate Guide To Buying Fall Basics

Our favorite part about autumn is the fact that we finally get to layer our clothes again. That leads to one thing: stocking up on our basics.<p>Although a "fall basic" can be as plain as a white T-shirt, the pieces you choose have the ability to transform multiple outfits. That's why it's essential …

Create a Romantic Braided Bun with This Easy GIF Tutorial

To master this modern romantic take on the classic bun, we turned to celebrity hairstylist Nathaniel Hawkins to take us through a series of how-to …

Why I’ll Never Stop Reading Self-Help Books

There were two moments in my life when I hit rock bottom, three if you count the time in junior high when I was so viciously bullied I spent lunches …

Easy Steps To Instantly Improve Your Handwriting

9 Of The Best Shops For Affordable, Quality Work Clothes

We know you're currently busy freely browsing the internet, but we're interrupting to remind you of the hard truth: The majority of your week is …

The Career Mistake You Need To Stop Making NOW

Photographed by Erin Yamagata.<p>Household names. We all know them: Target, Bank of America, Nike, Coca-Cola.<p>Why work at a small marketing agency when …

23 Daily Habits That Will Make You Smarter

In a recent Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared their advice on good habits you can establish.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p><b>1. Come up with 10 ideas every day.</b> Think about how to reduce poverty, how to …

Self-improvement

How To Make New Friends When You're An Adult

Illustrated by Daniel Koppich.<p>If James Taylor ruled the world, all we’d have to do is call and a BFF would appear on our doorstep. In reality, …

Advice from 2014 Graduation Speeches from Jill Abramson, Sandra Bullock, and More

Your graduation day may be a distant memory, but hey, we all face new beginnings and sometimes find ourselves in need of a little pep talk. So, if you're looking for a quick hit of inspiration this week, you're in luck: There's an impressive 2014 commencement speaker roster—including previous</i> …

A Definitive Guide To Spring Cleaning Your Painfully Slow Computer

Illustrated by Sydney Hass.<p><i>Introducing LadyBits, an ultra-cool collective of tech journalists who look at the world with smart, lady lenses. And</i> …

What If Antibiotics Stopped Working?

We're on the brink of a dangerous era in which everyday diseases—ones that we're used to knocking out with pills—could become virulent killers. Inside the scary rise of the superbugs—and what you can do to stay healthy.<p>The burning. The urgency. As soon as it started, Melissa, 31, recognized the …

5 Tips for Impressing Everyone You Meet

An expert's tips for mastering the first impression<p>Quick poll: Have you ever walked into a party, realized that you basically knew no one, and felt totally awkward? We're guessing you answered in the affirmative (we've all been there). Get-togethers—whether it's a business-networking event or your …

Brazil

The Genius Guide To FAKE Confidence

Anyone who tells you they feel super confident all the time is, well, a big, giant liar. We all have moments of doubt and moments when our nerves get …

10 Things You Should Know How To Do By The Time You're 30

<i>UPDATE: This story was originally published on December 30, 2013.</i><p>The big 3-0 has heft: Most 20-somethings fear it, 40-somethings miss it, and …

The Best Days To Get Discounts On (Almost) Anything

Illustrated by Ammiel Mendoza.<p><i>Sure, women are bringing home the bacon in record numbers these days, but what if you're still not reaching your</i> …

How to Get the New Waves

Think tousled, imperfect and incredibly sexy. Like bedhead, only better.<p>Giselle's polished ringlets were once the last statement in must-have hair. But the reign is over. Now, it's all about letting hair loose and being a little undone. Tommy Buckett, celebrity hairstylist for Garnier Fructis at …

Cute Updos - Beautiful DIY Hairstyles