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The Pop Culture Highlights Of 2015

(0) Comments | Posted December 21, 2015 | 10:01 AM

As 2015 comes to a close, we thought it'd be fun to look back at this year's signature...

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WATCH: These 'Toy Story' Toys Are Exactly The Same 20 Years Later

(0) Comments | Posted November 20, 2015 | 12:00 PM

It’s been 20 years since we first met Woody and Buzz, but some of our favorite toys are...

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Por que estou empolgada por ter o mesmo nome que Caitlyn Jenner

(0) Comments | Posted June 2, 2015 | 11:49 AM

Minha mãe me deu esse nome em 1985. Quando era criança, ficava irritada porque nunca achava um lápis ou uma caneca com o nome "Caitlyn": era sempre "Kaitlin" ou "Caitlin". Mas, crescendo, aprendi a amar e aceitar o nome (e a grafia) que me definem. Ironicamente, minha mãe estava convencida...

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Why I Am Thrilled To Share My Name With Caitlyn Jenner

(314) Comments | Posted June 1, 2015 | 2:39 PM

My mother gave this name to me back in 1985. As a child, I was annoyed that I could never find a pencil or cup with 'Caitlyn' sketched on it; it was always 'Kaitlin' or 'Caitlin.' But as I got older, I learned to love and embrace the name (and...

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4 Fool-Proof Wedding Makeup Tips From A Bride & An Expert

(1) Comments | Posted May 5, 2015 | 12:46 PM

I'm just gonna go ahead and say it: my wedding makeup was literally perfect. It's exactly what I wanted and I felt like a freaking movie star. I had the unusual benefit of having the incredibly talented makeup artist (and my good friend) who does my makeup every day for...

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How Being A Bride Taught Me To Be A Better Wedding Guest

(2) Comments | Posted February 28, 2015 | 2:14 PM

I didn't realize how stressful planning a wedding is until I was planning mine. Emotions run high, bank accounts run low and time keeps ticking down while your to-do list goes up. The last thing you need is a crappy wedding guest.

We've all been guilty of being a sucky...

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The Airplane Smells Like Farts... And 4 Other Travel Annoyances

(10) Comments | Posted March 6, 2014 | 4:49 PM

With the crazy expensive cost of flying these days one would think that you would have a pleasant, even 5 star experience traveling the friendly skies. But, if you're like most people, you're shelling out a big chunk of change to fly coach and there is little, if anything, friendly...

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'Fashion Girls' (and Guys) Are Killing NYFW

(3) Comments | Posted February 14, 2014 | 4:44 PM

This week I had the opportunity to hit up one of the most swank-tacular events in the country: Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. Twice a year the fabulous, the fashionable and the famous get together in NYC to watch the world's hottest designers and models strut their stuff with...

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Why Isn't Anyone Telling Justin Bieber He's Acting Like a D-bag?

(13) Comments | Posted January 31, 2014 | 1:31 PM

Justin Bieber's current string of arrests, mishaps and hijinks is annoying. It isn't sad or unfortunate; it's irritating. Sorry Beliebers. You know that kid in grade school who constantly got the whole class in trouble because they kept acting out and thought they were being funny? Yeah, that's Justin... only...

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4 Ways to Use Tech After a Digital Detox

(1) Comments | Posted January 13, 2014 | 11:56 AM

If you're thinking about doing a digital detox, bravo! Powering down and unplugging for even a short amount of time can greatly improve your psyche, your relationships and even your sleep. There are countless articles about how to detox (like here, here and

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7 Last-Minute Christmas Gifts That Don't Look Last-Minute (PHOTOS)

(22) Comments | Posted December 22, 2013 | 12:38 PM

If you're reading this then you know you're way behind the 8-ball with holiday shopping. While Santa was making his list and checking it twice, you were watching Scandal and drinking gingerbread lattes. Shame on you. Now, it's less than a week until Christmas and you need to buy for...

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The 9 Worst Hostess Gifts You Could Bring To A Party (PHOTOS)

(6) Comments | Posted December 10, 2013 | 1:48 PM

If you're planning on visiting friends or family this holiday season you better make sure you pick up a gift for the host or hostess. Showing up empty-handed is one of the biggest etiquette faux pas of the holiday season but it's not the only one. It is equally as...

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4 Unusual Ways To Reuse Empty Liquor Bottles (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted December 4, 2013 | 2:59 PM

When Christmas lights meet your favorite liquor bottles, recycling becomes a little more interesting. (Plus, you have a good reason to throw a cocktail party!) These luminescent accents are perfect in an entryway, on a bar cart or as a nightlight. They also make great gifts.

Rinse...

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9 Tacky Christmas Decorations That Will Ruin The Holidays

(104) Comments | Posted November 28, 2013 | 9:17 AM

Not everyone decks the halls in style. Inevitably, between the poinsettias and twinkling lights there will be a collection of heinous, tacky and useless decorations. Here are nine of the most ho-ho-horrible offenders that are sure to destroy your holiday spirit.

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7 Things A Hostess Does NOT Want To Hear On Thanksgiving

(419) Comments | Posted November 27, 2013 | 1:18 PM

It doesn't take a lot of effort to be a party guest. If you've simply shown up, you've done most of the work. As easy as that may seem, however, a shocking number of guests are still rude, inconsiderate and embarrassing. Sadly, even the most atrocious partygoer is rarely ever...

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10 Clever New Uses For Everything In Your Medicine Cabinet

(8) Comments | Posted November 11, 2013 | 2:55 PM

We all know that things like vinegar, olive oil and lemon juice have tons of other uses beyond salad dressing. But did you know that you have the answer to everything from stain removal to annoying glue spills, right in your medicine cabinet? That's...

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City Apartments vs. Suburban Living: Which One Wins?

(8) Comments | Posted November 10, 2013 | 10:15 AM

For city dwellers, apartment living is the name of the game. You trade storage, space and backyards for one-of-a-kind shopping, the theatre and 30 places that will deliver a breakfast sandwich at 3 a.m. Of course, those are the required trade-offs to living the cosmopolitan life. So, as I spend...

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5 Good Reasons to Spend Saturday Night at Home

(2) Comments | Posted November 9, 2013 | 12:20 PM

Brisk fall weather means that it's finally socially acceptable to hibernate! Opting to stay in when the weather is chilly doesn't have to mean ordering Chinese take-out and watching Scandal in your jammies (though, that is perfectly acceptable). If you want to turn up the heat, try these 5 ideas...

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Confesiones de una adicta al teléfono

(21) Comments | Posted October 19, 2013 | 5:02 AM

Cuando voy a cualquier sitio, antes de salir por la puerta, suelo asegurarme de que tengo conmigo la Santísima Trinidad: el teléfono móvil, la cartera y el brillo labial. Anoche, al salir de trabajar, no lo comprobé, y cuando estaba en el metro me di cuenta de mi equivocación. Demasiado...

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Addiction au téléphone, témoignage d'une accro

(1) Comments | Posted October 7, 2013 | 11:41 AM

Avant de sortir, je m'assure toujours d'avoir sur moi la Sainte Trinité: portable, portefeuille, brillant pour les lèvres. Hier soir, après le travail, j'ai oublié de faire mon rituel de vérification et ce n'est que dans le métro que j'ai réalisé ma terrible erreur. C'était trop tard. Je ne pouvais...

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