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How to give up sugar in ten easy steps

A step by step guide to giving up the sweet stuff by the author of a new book on how going sugar-free transformed her body and her health<p><b>1 Identify your sugars</b> <br>Sugars are in almost everything, whether they’re natural or added. The key to cutting back on yours is to understand labels. Anything that …

10 Drugstore Must-Haves from Emma Stone's Makeup Artist

Los Angeles makeup artist Rachel Goodwin, whose clients include Emma Stone and January Jones, shares the cheap and cheerful products she swears by.<p>Los Angeles makeup artist Rachel Goodwin, whose clients include Emma Stone and January Jones, shares the cheap and cheerful products she swears …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

South Africa, world mourn 'giant for justice' Mandela

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela died aged 95 at his Johannesburg home on Thursday after a prolonged lung infection, plunging his nation and the world into mourning for a man hailed by global leaders as a moral giant.<p>Although Mandela had been frail and …

Grab a Hankie: Paul Walker Secretly Bought a $9,000 Engagement Ring for a Military Couple

I know we're all being inundated with "Paul Walker was such an amazing guy" stories right now, but I just HAVE to share this: In 2004, Paul met Kyle and Kristen Upham in a jewelry store. The couple married before Kyle was deployed to Iraq and upon his return went to the jewelry store to buy an …

5 Ways To Eat Healthy This Holiday

The holiday season is officially on the fast track. And with deliciously tempting treats and minimal time to burn off extra calories in your near future, what you do—and don't—eat for the weeks leading up, can have a major impact on your waistline.<p><b>1) DITCH THE DIET DRINKS</b><p>Yes, you know that from a …

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Living Rooms

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Books

Quick and Comforting Winter Meals

Warm up your weeknights with quick and comforting winter meals, like golden spiced chicken and skillet-fried sausages with seared apples<p>Warm up your weeknights with quick and comforting winter meals, like golden spiced chicken and skillet-fried sausages with seared apples.

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The 9 Greatest Pumpkin Recipes

You spot a flash of orange out of the corner of your eye. There it is again! Either you really wanta Fanta, you're being followed by a rogue basketball team or...it's fall! You're finally allowed to buy the tiny, adorable day-glo-orange pumpkins from the grocery store and arrange them on your …

7 Things Men Will Never Understand About PMS

We've got that time of the month down to a science: managing the mood swings, cramps, and bloating. We know exactly what to eat, what to wear, even how to sleep. Men, on the other hand, just don't get it and they probably never will.<p><b>1. Period underwear.</b> It may not look pretty but believe us, it's …

Why I Don’t Eat Most Canned Tuna Anymore

Wildlife<p>Recently, legendary explorer and tireless ocean protector Dr. Sylvia Earle said something that caused me to rethink the kinds of seafood I put on my family’s dinner table.<p>Dr. Earle and her colleagues at Mission Blue fly with LightHawk to gain a big picture perspective of the ocean surface, …

See a Map of the World Revealing Each Country’s Most Visited Website

An impressive 62 countries count on Google, with Facebook coming in first for 50 other countries. Together, these two websites constitute true global …

Geography

IBM Smarter Planet Voice: How Small Businesses Can Build A Relationship With Millennial Customers http://bit.ly/19kpV9I Today's small and midsize business owner needs to consider two key aspects when connecting with millennial customers: how they look to consume information and what to do with the valuable data they provide.

S’mores and Toasted Marshmallow Recipes

<b>Toasted over a fire, grilled, or even broiled in the oven, marshmallows are a delightfully gooey treat that tastes like summer. Make traditional s'mores or take the classic combo of marshmallows, chocolate, and graham crackers and mix things up deliciously.</b><p>Star S'mores<p>Punching out the center of the …

Dessert

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

5 Great Ways to Travel for Free!

One of the greatest benefits of world travel is getting to see how different people around the world live their lives. This article gives you some of …