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5 Tools To Clear Negative Energy

Linda Lauren | Posted 07.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Linda Lauren

I don't know about you, but I am always looking for ways to purify an area of lingering negativity. Whether that is at home, in a hotel room, or an o...

Kick-Off Summer with a Chic White Party

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 05.25.2016 | Style
Amy E. Goodman

For my crew and I, it's been a rather slow start to spring soirées. With one rainy thunderstorm after another, I've managed to kill the basil I actua...

The Faithful Shopper: Valentine's Day Victory

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 02.11.2016 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Love is in the air and the pressure is on to pamper your precious! Here are some ideas from the heart and the luxury of being a "last minute lover" is...

The Dangerous Effect Scented Candles Could Have In Your Home

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 01.20.2016 | Healthy Living

Yankee doodle drama: Scented candles might not be all they smell up to be. According to a new experiment by the BBC, citrus-scented candles in particu...

Hatching Dinosaur Candle Lets You Birth A Tiny Raptor

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 06.01.2016 | HuffPost Home

"Hey, what's that inside your candle?" "Oh, it's just a teensy-tiny raptor, coming out to play from beneath the wick." So will go the conversation whe...

Candle Soot May Be The Key To A Better Battery For Electric Cars

The Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 10.08.2015 | Science

It sounds like something that Harry Potter might have bought himself as a reward for defeating the most powerful dark wizard who ever lived -- a car p...

The Faithful Shopper: Happy Hosts and Hostesses

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.01.2016 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Those of you lucky enough to be invited to spend a day, weekend or longer at a friend's beach house had best have something special in hand when you arrive.

Getting Back to Happy Birthdays

Adina Ciment | Posted 06.22.2016 | Women
Adina Ciment

Last year, I spent my birthday recovering from a bilateral mastectomy. On a scale of 1-10, I would place that birthday squarely in the 1 category.

The Big Problem With Scented Candles

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.29.2015 | HuffPost Home

Scented candles are one of the easiest and most effective ways to mask unpleasant odors in your home. They're a go-to when creating a relaxing ambianc...

Sensory Memories: Trigger Moments of Your Life

Aubrie Przybysz | Posted 06.08.2015 | College
Aubrie Przybysz

I try to capture my moments through pictures, but I hold fast to them with smells. Especially when I am trying to remember what it felt like during a specific period of my life. Embracing memories is important because it helps bring light back into our lives.

The Most Christmas-y Christmas Fragrance Of All Time Is...

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 12.22.2014 | HuffPost Home

Every season has its definitive, nostalgia-inducing scent. In summer, it's the balmy combination of warm air, sunscreen and barbecue; come spring you'...

Glassbaby: A #Worldpositive Company

Zem Joaquin | Posted 02.09.2015 | Impact
Zem Joaquin

As glassybaby has grown, the company has expanded its commitment to giving 10% of sales (not just profits) to organizations that protect the environment, animals, and veterans' health. But beyond donating, glassybaby empowers by hiring and training workers that might not find employment easily.

Behind the Scenes at Germany's Famous Markets

Peter Mandel | Posted 02.07.2015 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Some make pilgrimages to find the first orange leaf of fall. But I am in search of December. North Pole workshops could be gearing up at this very moment. But that is secret stuff. Since I can't get a visitor's pass there, I've got a different plan.

WTF Is Scentscaping?

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 12.08.2014 | HuffPost Home

There's no doubt you've walked into a hotel or restaurant before and thought to yourself, "How do they make it smell so darn good in here?" Well -- we...

Fall Into Autumn With These Super Easy Décor Ideas

Amy E. Goodman | Posted 12.01.2014 | HuffPost Home
Amy E. Goodman

I'm reminded of the bountiful ways one can easily decorate a tabletop, side board or entryway with very little expense.

Light

Valeria Pereira Howell | Posted 11.09.2014 | Arts
Valeria Pereira Howell

Life is all about finding the light... finding the place where you feel comfortable...Finding the place that gives you that warm feeling inside. Li...

10 Tips for Perfect Party Lighting

Carla McDonald | Posted 09.27.2014 | Style
Carla McDonald

One of the best ways to ensure that your guests enjoy your party is to make them feel attractive. When people feel gorgeous, they relax, become less self-conscious and take more joy in themselves and others.

Wow, This Scented Candle Smells A Lot Like Your Failed Marriage

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 07.08.2014 | Divorce

Flicking Candles are 100 percent soy, burn evenly and come encased in a completely reusable jar. They're also really snarky. Take for instance, the...

Get the 11 Best Under-$25 Souvenirs From Portland Without Leaving Home

Diane Vadino | Posted 06.09.2014 | Travel
Diane Vadino

If you left your heart in San Francisco -- along with your ex, Google buses, and tech bros --celebrate the start of something new and infinitely more durable in Portland.

The Faithful Shopper: Best for Beauty

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.27.2014 | New York
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Faith Hope Consolo

It's time to slough off winter skin, renew our faces, bodies and souls (and soles) with a stop at our favorite beauty stores and departments. Here are...

12 Days of Winter Meditations: Day 2

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Light: Flame of Love With the solstice comes the return of light and the promise that for every dark moment there will be a bright one. Almost every ...

The Gift That Works For Anyone on Your List

W | Posted 02.11.2014 | Style
W

10 beauty gifts that are so good, they're on fire.

Affordable Extravagances: A CEO's Gift Guide

Ada Polla | Posted 02.09.2014 | Style
Ada Polla

Finding the perfect gift for everyone really is one of the most satisfying things ever. If you are stuck buying yet another tie for your father, here are some out of the box ideas that will bring a smile to even the "hardest-to-shop-for-person-ever."

7 Strange Uses For Candle Stubs

Posted 11.24.2013 | Green

From Networx's Katie Marks: This winter, it's likely you'll be burning a lot of candles; for entertaining, for ambient lighting, and perhaps for th...

Yes, You Need Another Candle In Your Life -- We Promise

Posted 11.13.2013 | HuffPost Home

Between Nate Berkus' holiday collaboration with Target and his hubby-to-be's just-launched candle collection on Gilt, we officially have all the incen...