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19 Clever DIY Projects To Hide Eyesores Around The Home

Whether they are tangled cords, smelly litter boxes or exposed pipes, we all have a few things we'd like to hide or cover up in our homes.<p>These …

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13 Ways to Make Your House Stay Clean Longer

<b>I sealed my garage floor.</b> In my former home, the cement floor generated a large amount of fine dust, which got tracked indoors. So when my family …

One More Reason to Enjoy a Cup of Coffee

As if we needed another reason to justify our addiction to coffee, new research shows that a compound commonly found in coffee might help fight some …

10 Easy Recipes for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

I used to host elaborate Thanksgiving celebrations, where I'd cook and prepare for days on end, only to be completely exhausted by the time my guests arrived on Thanksgiving day. After one glass of wine, I'd be nodding off at the table, dreaming of my pillow! I finally wised up by simplifying my …

7 Clever Uses for Dryer Sheets

This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>You probably already know that fabric softener sheets work wonders for getting rid of staticky hair, but that's not all they're good for. Here are a few more reasons to add them to your cleaning arsenal:<p><b>1. Make your shower door sparkle.</b>Skip …

12 Daily Habits of Super-Happy Couples

It really is the little things.<p>Getty Images<p>You know those couples who are so darn cute all the time? Those people who are so in love and just seem to have it all figured out? <i>What</i> is their secret? Well, it might be simpler than you think. We asked real women and relationship experts to share some of …

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10 Genius New Uses for Dish Soap

It helps with so much more than just cleaning greasy pots and pans.<p>Dish detergent might be a sink-side staple, but its cleaning power is incredibly helpful all over the house. Because the liquid is mild, it's often a great choice over harsher chemicals (plus, we bet you've got an ever-ready …

8 Signs You Need To Be Getting More Vitamin D

This nutrient is notoriously hard to get from food—so you need to be extra vigilant and keep an eye out for these clues you may not be getting enough<p>Getty Images<p>The benefits of vitamin D, backed up by tons of research, ring loud and clear: strong bones, improved mood, even more efficient weight …

20 Penny-Pinchers' Favorite Flea Markets In America

Saving money is something that most, if not all of us love to do. The thought of knowing you are getting the best deal is such an amazing feeling, it …

Flea Markets

6 Makeup Tips That Prove Anyone Can Wear Red Lipstick

One thing we always hear from our friends is that they "can't wear red lipstick." When asked why, a number of excuses come up: they never get the right shade, it's too bold or red just isn't their color.<p>We went around New York and found some great tips from different women who had one thing in …

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Top five makeup hacks – as chosen by Guardian fashion

<b>How to stop slippy lippy</b><p>This one from Guardian fashion’s Morwenna Ferrier: “Apply three coats of lipstick, dusting pressed powder with an eyeshadow brush on your lips in between each layer. It stays on for about eight hours.”<p><b>How to paint your left hand if you’re a lefty, and vice versa</b><p>Fashionista …

These 27 Old Couples Will Remind You What Love Is All About

As far as I’m concerned, there are few things as adorable as sweet old couples. Think about it: how many times have you cracked a smile at a pair of …

Relationships

7 DIY Photography Tips Using Household Objects

Watch photographer Markus Berger demonstrate how to use household items for creative photographs and camera acessories.

Photography Tips

How to Set the Table If You're Vintage-Obsessed

Charleston-based event planner, Tara Guérard, has a passion for vintage. Now, with pieces from her curated collection on 1stdibs, she is spreading the love.<p>"If everything is vintage, it looks like a jumble, Guérard says. "Layering in contemporary elements keeps things clean, and then the special …

35 Festivals Around the World You Don’t Want to Miss

While many adventurers enjoy visiting new places, the idea of going to a new city or country for a specific festival or celebration holds even more …

Festivals

How to Talk Dirty Without Feeling Ridiculous

Relax, it's easier than you think.<p>Cat got your tongue? Dirty talking seems like a fun and easy way to spice things up in bed, but that’s mostly in theory. In practice, it can be tough to say a graphic sentence out loud to yourself, never mind in front of a partner. Fortunately, getting verbal isn't …

Relationships

After Gaining Weight When He Left The Navy, Brad Bishop Lost 65 Pounds

<b>Name:</b> Brad Bishop<p><b>Age:</b> 42<p><b>Height:</b> 5'11"<p><b>Before Weight:</b> 260 pounds<p><b>How I Gained It:</b> I've struggled with my weight since the end of my Navy career in 2006. I was eating out at least once a day. My normal lunch was chicken nuggets or a burger, a large order of fries and a large sweet tea with refills. We …

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The Definitive Guide to Fall Outerwear

'Tis the season when your outer layer dictates your first impression.<p>With an onslaught of new styles this season, it's hard to know which one is right for you. So we took the guesswork out of the equation. The PureWow guide for fall outerwear explains exactly what each new style has to offer, how …

9 Weird Vagina Issues—Solved!

<b>There's a Funky Smell</b><p>If there's an odor coming from your bikini line, trust us, you'll know something is up. The problem is, this smell could have a ton of possible causes, but you'll want to see your doctor no matter what. If it's a foul-smelling discharge, it could be a bacterial infection like …

6 Fixes for Kitchen Spills and Slip-Ups

Splatters in the Microwave<p>Combine 2 tablespoons lemon juice and 1 cup water in a small microwave-safe bowl. Heat the mixture in the microwave to a …

22 Eyeliner Hacks To Transform Your Beauty Routine

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, never let your winged liner make you late for work again.<p><b>1) Make your eye makeup last longer by setting your eyeliner with a matching eye shadow.</b><p>First, line your eyes with a pencil liner, and then lightly dust eye shadow in the same shade on top to hold the …

21 Ways To Flatten Your Belly

<b>1. Exercise with Friends</b><br>Instead of catching up with friends over food and drinks, suggest a reunion on the move—you're likely to work out 104 percent harder if you have an exercise buddy. Suggest a weekly walk-and-talk session, form a friendly fitness club, or take advantage of gym specials …

Our 30 Most Popular Desserts on Pinterest

How do we like to end meals? With sweet treats that are equal parts yummy and easy. These recipes—the most-pinned desserts on our boards—more than …

More snacks? The eating habit slim people have in common

Can eating mini-meals and snacks throughout the day be the secret to maintaining a healthy weight? It's something experts and dieters have long debated.<p>Now, a new study of dietary habits in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition gives more credence to the mini-meal way of eating, …

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