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Anyone can compost their food waste (and everyone should)

And it doesn’t have to smell.<p>When we think of composting, we tend to think of enormous dumpsters full of everything you didn’t eat for dinner that day, mixing together into an earthy, smelly, nasty concoction that seems to have a life of its own. But at its most basic level, composting is simply …

Gardening

How To Grow Rosemary And Other Plants For Free

Not everyone has the finances to grow numerous plants or even form their own garden. However, you don’t have to throw enormous sums of money to grow …

Plant These 19 Fruits & Veggies In Your Garden And See Them Coming Back Year After Year

Growing your staple produce in your own home garden is always a rewarding activity. Yet, many home-owners put off this laborious task at the start of …

Gardening

A Little Bohemian Inspiration for Your Outdoor Space

(Image credit: H. Goluza/Glamour Paris)<p>Spring is here, or almost here, depending on where you live, and it's a great time to think about the design …

Outdoor Spaces

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Citrus reticulat is the Latin name for tangerines, or Mandarin oranges. This fruit is rich in nutrients, including vitamin C, B12, A, potassium, and …

66 Things You Can Grow At Home In Containers

Growing your own food is exciting, not only because you get to see things grow from nothing into ready-to-eat fruits and veggies, but you also don’t …

DIY Wood Sign Paint Night

A Paint Night where you can create your own custom wood sign/home decor piece.<p>We start with a plain pine board. You select your background color with …

Deal Alert Flights From Only $49!

If you have some flights to book, you should definitely check out this sale where fares start at only $49. You need to book this one by 6/1/17 and it …

Air Travel

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for ossobuco

I am not sure if my Grandma used the same dripping two, or three times. Either way, in between frying sessions it would remain in the chip pan, set to thick, waxy white still with the basket nestled inside. Once back on the heat in readiness for chips – which would be wrapped in a tea-towel to dry …

Felice

34 Amazing Ways To Make Your Kitchen Even More Kickass

Ideas for making the room with all the food even better. The products in this post were updated in February 2018.

Our Favorite Mirrors for Every Decor Style

Nothing makes a room quite like a mirror. They're oh-so-shiny, reflect any available light beautifully, and somehow always end up drawing the eye. If …

Home Decorating

Kerry Washington Wants to Put This Ingredient in Every Beauty Product

It's a sunny Wednesday in Los Angeles. Editors and influencers are slowly trickling into the Penthouse Suite at The London Hotel to meet the woman who plays one of Shonda Rhimes's most powerful characters to date: Olivia Pope herself, Kerry Washington. The actress, producer, new mom, and relatively …

Skin Care

Belly Fat Workout: 5 Reasons You Can't Lose Your Belly Fat, No Matter How Much You Work Out | Women's Health

Emojipedia<p>1. You Are Stressed To The Max<p>"Stress related adrenal hormones increase your body's susceptibility to storing any extra calories around your belly," says Georgie Fear, R.D., author of <i>Lean Habits for Lifelong Weight Loss.</i> And if you're trying to lose weight by eating less calories than …

12 Foods You Need to Stop Buying — and 17 You Should Eat More

If you’re eating a mix of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and lean proteins, then you’re probably pretty far ahead of the nutrition curve. But even …

The Biggest Beauty Breakthroughs of 2016

Cool, new, never-before-seen products that make you stop and do a double take hit shelves practically on the daily. This is all thanks to the brilliant cosmetic chemists who formulate everything — from the strand-thickening shampoo you lather your hair with each time you hop in the shower, to the …

Could shaving your face be the secret to perfect skin?

An Australian beauty vlogger has confessed that she shaves her entire face - claiming that it leaves her skin feeling softer and more luminous.<p>Karima …

29 Weird & Wonderful Kitchen Gifts — For Under $29

It's the most wonderful time of the year! You know — the holidays. That time of too many parties, end-of-year work stress, and spending every penny …

23 Helpful Kitchen Gift Ideas for the Friend Who Can Barely Boil Water

Some people lament the fact that they're terrible cooks, but honestly, basic cooking doesn't have to be difficult. It's about finding easy-to-follow …

9 Products That Will Keep Your Hair Conditioned in the Cold Winter Months

It’s a fact that cold, harsh weather can lead to dry, damaged hair. So let’s get to the root of the issue (pun intended), by addressing the two main culprits behind worn-out winter tresses: Either your scalp doesn’t produce enough natural oil or the condition of your hair is allowing moisture to …

11 Leave-In Conditioners For Every Type of Hair

Celebrity hair stylists weigh in.<p>Between the constant blow drying, flat ironing and wanding of loose beach waves, your hair is more than likely very stressed out and in need of a little, or a lot, of TLC. Insert leave-in conditioners approved by the celebrity hair stylist who have dealt with every …

5 Shampoos Under $13 That Celebrity Hairstylists Love

We've been told so many different things over the years in regard to shampoo, right? We shouldn't wash daily (or should we?), we should double-wash …

How to keep bananas fresh, spread hard butter, and make perfect pasta: 11 food hacks you need to know

Juicy lemons, soft ice cream, fresh bananas and more – these quick and easy food hacks will make your life easier and mean you spend far less time in the kitchen.<p>Fry your pasta<p>Harold McGee, author of An Encyclopedia of Kitchen Science, History and Culture, suggests cooking pasta in pot of boiling …

Ice Cream

Leonard Cohen Dead at 82

Leonard Cohen, the hugely influential singer and songwriter whose work spanned nearly 50 years, died Monday at the age of 82. Cohen's label, Sony …

Leonard Cohen

It's Not Just Canada: New Zealand Immigration Sites See Spike in U.S. Traffic After Donald Trump Win

Donald Trump’s victory in Tuesday’s presidential election has spurred intense reactions, and it seems one of those reactions is to get as far away as …

This trick makes a cheap bottle taste like premium vodka

You may not need to suffer through a budget bottle of vodka.<p>Everyone would love to be able to go to the store and pick up a premium vodka, but not everyone's budgets will allow for such an indulgence.<p>But there's good news for those who want to stock up on booze for the holidays. The lowest quality …

Alcohol

5 Bedtime Beauty Routines for Better Skin

Follow a few of these evening beauty tips, and no one will know you spent most of the night looking for monsters under the bed.<p>Turns out that the whole idea of beauty sleep isn’t a fairy tale. Recently, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, in Cleveland, teamed up with cosmetic company Estée …