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Remembering Joan Rivers: Groundbreaking Feminist Icon

Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images<p>Dan Grossi—AP<p>Truman Moore—The TIME & LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Truman Moore—The TIME & LIFE Picture …

10 Organizing "Tricks" That Are Actually Huge Mistakes

Make sure you're not making these blunders.<p>Having "a place for everything and everything in its place" doesn't necessarily mean you're organized — it just means you have enough space to become a borderline hoarder. Before you crown yourself queen of organization, make sure you're not making these …

Cleaning

25 Amazing Ways to Use Epsom Salt

My grandma was a huge fan of Epsom salt—she used it for <i>everything</i>! People of her generation knew the many health benefits of Epsom salt and I’ve …

ECO NIGHTLIGHT: Moon Jar Solar Powered Lamp

As the proud mama of a nightowl newborn, I’ve suddenly found myself spending more time awake during the night than the day. Nightlights weren’t on my …

26 Eating Habits Of People Living On A Tight Budget

We've all been there: You have a wild weekend of great fun (i.e. drinking, eating, not paying attention to your spending) and you wake up in a daze on Sunday. You decide to take a glance at your bank account and sadness ensues. You have to pay rent this week and you're not getting your next …

5 Mobile Apps That Cut Your Restaurant Bill in Half

View Gallery<p>5 photos<p>According to a study conducted by eMarketer, an estimated 73.3 million people in the United States own a smartphone. A separate …

Don't Be Afraid To Cancel Cable — Here's How To Get All The Programs You Love

10 DIY Gift Basket Ideas!

Let's face it, most of us have a hard to shop for friend or family member. Does it really need to be that hard to put a smile on their face? Nope, …

How To Clean (Almost) Anything And Everything

It's springtime and we all know what THAT means.

The Cheapskate Guide: 50 Tips for Frugal Living

Confession time: I’m a cheapskate. Some would say frugal, which sounds much more positive, but in reality I can be a real cheapskate.<p><b>I am fairly</b> …

Personal Finance

The Ultimate DIY Beauty Gift Guide

There’s no need for DIY gift giving to go awry—select one or a few of our DIY beauty gifts to make someone’s holiday truly shine. Easy to come by natural ingredients, and fresh ideas abound. From <i>Spa Specialties</i> to <i>Kid Approved</i>, give a thoughtful gift and wow those on your holiday gift list this …

Skin Care

How little money can a person live on?

<b>The debate over how much money benefits claimants should receive has run on for weeks. But just how little money can someone realistically get by on?</b><p>The government says no family on benefits should receive more than the £26,000 - after tax - the average family earns.<p>A benefits cap estimated at £350 …

Health | Yahoo Lifestyle

Pop Culture<p>Hope Schreiber<p>A pleasant enough sales pitch may have some people shelling out $38 for a product you can make yourself with a packet of …

Stereotypes

Natural Bug Bite Balm | Henry Happened

<b>Natural Bug Bite Balm</b> | <i>Henry Happened</i><p>I know it’s Summer up there in the North and with Summer comes the bugs. The small, noisy, biting bugs that drive you mad when you’re trying to share their great outdoors! I don’t really like bug spray, but I do think you need something to protect yourself. This natural bug balm is great because the whole family can use it and it’s not going to offend sensitive noses. All of the ingredients should be able to be purchased on eBay or soap suppliers online.

Lavender Body Spray

HOW TO: Make homemade sunburn soother to heal & repair your skin

Ouch! You played too long in the sun, and now you and your little ones have a nasty sunburn or heat rash. But don't go shopping for a chemical-laden …

7 surprising summer remedies sitting in your refrigerator

7 Surprising Summer Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator 7 Surprising Summer Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator 7 Surprising Summer Remedies …

Master the Art of the Summery Sunday Supper With These Light & Bright Recipes

A classic Sunday supper doesn't have to mean heavy, hearty braised meat—try these lighter, fresher projects for dinner this weekend.<p><b>We love hunkering down to tackle a big recipe on winter weekends</b>. But just because the weather's hot and steamy up doesn't mean you can't tackle a stellar dinner …

Cooking

Broccoli-Basil Mac and Cheese Recipe

Whenever I'm away from home I keep a list of what I want to cook when I get back. Well, it actually becomes more of a nest than a list, and there's a …

Comfort Food

English Muffin Bread Recipe

PER SERVING *<p><b>Calories</b>140Calories from Fat10<p><b>% DAILY VALUE*</b><p>Total Fat1g2%<p>Saturated Fat0g0%<p>Trans …

Scrambled Egg and Cheese Drop-Biscuit Breakfast Sandwiches Recipe

Delicious drop biscuits—quick and easy to make—are stuffed with scrambled eggs loaded with melted mozzarella cheese, a touch of feta, and plenty of fresh dill. On the surface, this may seem like a lot of work just for breakfast, but it actually couldn't be easier to prepare.<p><b>Why this recipe …

Creamy Chicken Manicotti

This is a heartier version of traditional manicotti. With the addition of chicken, broccoli and pimientos, I'm betting that my Creamy Chicken …

Cooking