Naomi Buchanan

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17 Problems Only Book Lovers Will Understand

If you're a self-proclaimed bookworm (or a bibliophile in denial), you can probably relate to these 17 problems.

DIY Beauty Ideas for Summer

What’s the best way to save money, be eco-friendly, and look beautiful at the same time? DIY beauty! Pinterest is full of great ideas for creating …

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Bedtime Stretches To Help You Sleep

It's important to have a routine for your body before you go to bed. And while your nightly ritual probably involves washing your face and brushing …

No, I Won't Use an e-Reader

Let me begin by saying I <i>love</i> books, whether electronic or paper. I'll read on my Kindle or a "regular" book. Frankly, I'll read on whatever's available. I just love reading and being transported to another world beyond my own. It's pleasurable to share the domain the writer has created. It's a …

UK set to bask in warm weather for most of July

Summer could finally be around the corner, with weather forecasters predicting the UK could enjoy warm weather for the rest of July.<p>Forecasters have …

Can baking improve mental health?

They say baking soothes the soul. How can it not? There is something so reassuring about the ritual – quietly weighing out butter, sugar, flour, …

What Your Handwriting Style Says About Your Personality [Infographic]

1<p>I don’t know about you, but I hardly ever write anymore. Every once in a while I’ll use handwriting when I’m taking notes on a Bit Rebels conference …

How to beat procrastination – 6 simple tips

Procrastination is a habit common to many people. Surely you have catch yourself postpone important tasks again and again! Many people are shifting …

4 Lessons on Surviving and Thriving When Times Are Tough

<b>“Every day may not be good, but there's something good in every day.” ~Unknown</b><p>Five months ago, I was sitting outside with a friend when a mosquito …

The Truth About 'Women's Fiction'?

As I get older, the chick lit label has a certain ironic frisson, but I don’t like it: I’ve never written about single girls drinking Cosmos in …

Five Cracking Kindle Covers

As a die-hard book addict (as objects, not just what's inside them), I wasn't at all sure when e-readers first appeared on the market. Then, I was …

Five Mugs For Writers

All writers love tea or coffee, right? If not, they certainly love hiding their tipple of choice (wine for brekkie?) in an innocent-looking mug. I …

I have a Kindle. So what?

Having a Kindle has allowed me to read two ebooks not available in hard copy which I adored. It has also allowed me to download some free books I …

Where Are All the Chick-Lit Feminists?

<b>April 17, 2013</b><p>Summer is coming and with it the onslaught of chick-lit “beach reads” targeted at women. While everyone surely has different opinions …

Five Beautiful Bookish Bracelets

3. Okay, this is another Etsy pick (I can't help it, that site is stuffed full of talented makers and drool-worthy stuff); a Sherlock Holmes brass …

Feasting on Romantic Comedy – Birthday Cupcake from The Devil Wears Prada

When she finally makes it home hours later she has a small cupcake for Nate, complete with candle. It's a little gesture to say sorry. She <i>is</i> …

5 All-Natural Beauty Products That Work Like Magic

Here’s a major beauty myth: Natural products can’t hold up to traditional formulations in terms of performance. In reality, there are plenty of green brands that can deliver the same results—without any skin-irritating additives. Here are five must-try all-natural creations we’re crazy about:<p>1. Juice Beauty’s Green Apple Peel Sensitive: This peel really, really works. It uses a healing blend of organic apple, lemon, grape juices, raw cane sugar, and white willow bark to brighten and exfoliate …

What Chick Lit Means To Me by Lindsey Kelk

I must have started writing this post a hundred different ways and every single one of them was defensive and pissy and just made me angry which, …

Feasting on Romantic Comedy – Lemon Cake from Can You Keep a Secret? by Sophie Kinsella

Only, they didn't die. They got through the turbulance. Land safely and all went back to normal. The secrets are put to the back of her mind. Only, …

How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes

You know washing your towels and pillow cases every week helps keep your face clear and blemish free but are your makeup brushes feeling left out? …

7 Ways to Get a Healthy Scalp and Longer Hair

<b>Get longer hair faster with tips from PopSugar!</b><p>You want longer, healthier hair? Perhaps you should look into how well you're treating your scalp. Clear Scalp & Hair Therapy celebrity dermatologist Francesca Fusco explains how getting gorgeous hair has so much to do with its roots, and reveals some …

Grayson Clamp, 3, Hears Dad For The First Time After Receiving Auditory Brain Stem Implant (VIDEO)

Three-year-old Grayson Clamp heard sound for the first time three weeks ago. WBTV reports that Grayson was born completely deaf without cochlear nerves.<p>His parents, Len and Nicole Clamp, were willing to try anything to help their son hear. A cochlear implant (an electronic device that helps provide …

Leonardo DiCaprio Character Matrix: Why 'Wolf Of Wall Street' Seems So Familiar (CHART)

Did you watch "The Wolf of Wall Street" trailer and think Leo DiCaprio's character seemed just a <i>little</i> too familiar? We broke it down and realized that DiCaprio has been playing a variation on the same character for most of his career (in addition to raising his glass a lot). Check out our findings …

A Global Goal on Gender Equality, Women's Rights and Women's Empowerment

Hardly a day goes by without a news story on some violation of women's rights. In recent months, appalling incidents of violence against women and girls, from Delhi to Johannesburg to Cleveland, have sparked public outrage and demands to tackle these horrific abuses.<p>In Bangladesh and Cambodia, the …

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Curly Hair Don’ts

Curly hair is the underdog in the hair world; they say every woman with straight hair wishes she had curls, but most will vote in favour of straight …

Get Perfect Hair: Curly vs Straight

Curly-haired girls long for sleek locks, while women with straight manes lust over full-bodied curls. Fortunately, you can have it both ways! We show you how to optimize your natural hair type--and give you quick tricks for going sleek or adding body<p><b>Curly</b><i><br>Hair M.O.</i><p>face shapes<p><i>Texture Traits</i><p><i>Curly …