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Whether you want to soak up the culture in North America’s oldest city, enjoy one-of-a-kind experiences off the beaten path, or eat Key Lime Pie at a favorite local haunt, you can do it all – and so much more!
No matter if you’re beach bound or city hopping, vacation rentals in Florida abound and there is an option out there for you. To make your life easier when it comes to choosing a rental home, we’ve handpicked a selection of Florida‘s best.
A good under-eye concealer can help neutralize the appearance of dark circles, bags, and wrinkles, leaving you looking more awake and refreshed.
It Cosmetics' Bye Bye Under Eye Full Coverage Anti-Aging Waterproof Concealer is our top pick because it delivers long-lasting coverage with flawless results in an instant and comes in a 48 shades to suit a wide variety of skin tones.
If you have dark circles, fine lines and wrinkles, or puffiness around your eyes, you're not alone.
Perhaps you're fa...
When it comes to natural makeup, it's hard to know which brands you can actually trust.
Many products claim to be natural but contain potentially harmful or irritating synthetic ingredients.
For a high-performance makeup range that's formulated from natural, organic, and non-toxic ingredients, Jane Iredale is our top pick.
Natural beauty has exploded in the past few years. Everyone is talking about "clean beauty" as people have become more aware of the potentially adverse effects of certain s...
There's nothing you can do about getting older, but you can delay the signs of aging.
If you're looking for a high-performance, multi-tasking serum that contains age-defying ingredients but won't totally break the bank, the Clinique Smart Custom Repair Serum is the best you can buy.
Using a serum as part of your skincare routine is essential to keep your skin looking youthful and wrinkles at bay. Considered the superheroes of skincare, serums are packed with powerful ingredients that penetrat...
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Straightening brushes offer a fast, easy, and effective way to get sleek, shiny hair every day.
They cut styling time in half and reduce the risk of damaging your hair.
Our top pick, the Amika iRed Polished Perf...
A good face oil can instantly give you a glowing complexion and help transform your skin over time.
It can also be the ultimate skin saver in the harsh winter months when added to a good skincare routine, and provide hydration during transitional months when your skin might freak out.
Drunk Elephant Virgin Marula Luxury Facial Oil is our favorite because it moisturizes, balances, and rejuvenates, but we've got picks for every skin type below.
If you haven't heard the hype surrounding facial o...
Squeezing lemons and oranges is easier with a great citrus juicer.
The Hurom Citrus Juicer is our top pick, thanks to its ability to squeeze every bit of juice out of your citrus fruit haul.
A citrus juicer is a handy accessory for every kitchen. When you want to make a jug of iced lemonade on a hot summer's day, drink fresh orange juice for an early morning boost, or whip up a lemon vinaigrette to dress a salad, there's nothing better than freshly squeezed juice.
Packed with vitamins and min...
Many of us can spend fortunes on face creams in a bid to keep our skin looking hydrated, but it's easy to forget that the skin on our bodies needs TLC too.
A good body moisturizer will rehydrate, replenish, and protect your skin without making you feel greasy.
Our top body moisturizer is Kiehl's Crème de Corp, a rich cream that will give you soft, smooth, and hydrated skin in an instant.
Many of us neglect our skin from the neck down, but the skin on your body is just as important as the skin...
When New York City went into lockdown in March, Lauren and Jason Laschewer fled Brooklyn with their three children for the village of Larchmont, in Westchester County.
Mrs. Laschewer, 37, a senior account executive at a promotional marketing agency, had recently learned she was pregnant, and she and Mr. Laschewer, 38, a global business development manager for Amazon Web Services, realized they were outgrowing their tiny apartment in Carroll Gardens.
“We didn’t want to let go of the Brooklyn l...
Everything parents need to know about cyberbullying and dealing with bullies
I grew up celebrating Boxing Day; a national holiday celebrated in the U.K. on December 26. However, I didn’t know why it was called Boxing Day until I was an adult. Although primarily a British tradition, this mysterious holiday is also celebrated in British Commonwealth countries such as Canada and Australia. The Boxing Day tradition did not make it across the Atlantic, and if I ever mention it to anyone in the US, I’m usually met with blank looks.
Celebrating Boxing Day in the 21st century...