How celebrities stay warm during New Year’s Eve in Times Square

What’s the secret to spending New Year’s Eve outside in the middle of Times Square? Layers. Lots of layers. Last year’s New Year’s Eve was the second coldest ever on record in New York City — temps lingered around 9 degrees, but it felt even colder (minus 4) with the windchill. And while this year’s...
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The Biggest Beauty Product Trend of 2019 Is Almost Good Enough to Eat

A trend is sweeping beauty brands - and it's tasty. Beauty aisles are beginning to look more and more like the fresh-produce section of your local grocery store as food-themed products take over. For example, Glow Recipe - the masterminds behind the best-selling Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask and the new Avocado Melt Sleeping Mask - will be rolling out a new line at Target called Sweet Chef in January, which marries nutrients found in vegetables with skin care for an affordable price. Sauce Beau...
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If You Don’t Spend New Year’s Eve In A Castle, Are You Even Living?

Many New Year’s Eves tend to take on the same exact quality of the one before; it is the same overpriced bars, the same music, the same people, over and over again. Want to break the cycle? Spend your New Year’s Eve in a castle.Fortunately, that’s a lot easier than you think.According to Airbnb, people are royally obsessed with the idea of ringing in the new year in a drafty stone building that may have once housed nobles — and the vacation home-booking site is more than happy to oblige.Castles...
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Do These 6 Things Before You Buy More Clothes

Do These 6 Things Before You Buy More Clothes Having “nothing to wear” is a common problem amongst style-minded ladies. The affliction might happen suddenly — like, 75 minutes before you’re leaving for a black-tie party attended by your most glamorous friends. Or, it can be a dull throb that you live with daily. The funny thing is that having nothing to wear is a state of mind. We all have pieces in our closets that are candidates for stylish outfits. Yes, it takes a bit of creative thinking to ...
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The Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale Is Here, And These Are the 10 Best Beauty Scores

Now that Christmas has come and gone, it's time to shop! Yes, you read that right. The after-Christmas sales are some of the best places to score incredible products you'll use well into 2019, and while you're still in a cookie coma (no judgment, us too!) the Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale is going strong. We especially love all the beauty deals going on right now, because our favorite products are so rarely on sale. These deals are only good through Jan. 2, so get shopping! Related: ...
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Aurora Charles Wong: For the Modern Mr. Darcy

  First was France. A man from Hong Kong came there to work and was conquered by the French savoir vivre: the French classical style of clothing (especially masculine), French history, and everything expressed in the French fashion (architecture, high cuisine...) It’s easy to fall in love with luxurious France. Out of Charles Wong's love for France, the coffee table book Aurora (2016) was b... Read full article: Aurora Charles Wong: For the Modern Mr. Darcy from Fragrantica Perfumes and Cologne...
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A Week In Los Angeles, CA, On A $50,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Today: a video editor working in entertainment who makes $50,000 per year and spends some of her money this week on Vegemite.Occupation: Video EditorIndustry: EntertainmentAge: 22Location: Los Angeles, CASalary: $50,000Paycheck Amount (Weekly): $697Monthly E...
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Tiffany Co Eau de Parfum Holiday Edition

In 2017, in cooperation with Coty, Tiffany jewellery house opened a new chapter in their fragrances with the release of Tiffany Co Eau de Parfum. In September 2018, its intense variant was launched as Tiffany Co Eau de Parfum Intense. Zoë Kravitz in Tiffany 2018 Holiday campaign Tiffany Co’s 2018 holiday campaign is set in a surrealist wonderland and is called "Believe in Dreams", featuri... Read full article: Tiffany Co Eau de Parfum Holiday Edition from Fragrantica Perfumes and Cologne...
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Christmas travel adventures 2018

This Christmas we had a busy schedule of family visits like never before – such that we rented a car (Nissan Qashqai) and traveled up to Bolton and back to see everyone. Dec 22 – Christmas party at mom’s house in London with Dad, Ailz, Joe, Vicky, Aria Dec 24 – Christmas Eve party at Alice’s house in Leicester with Mom, Karen, Alice, Jay, Ivy, Clover Dec 25 – Christmas Day party at Alice’s house with above plus Tony, John and Bev (Jay’s folks) Dec 26 – Boxing Day drive up north Dec 27 – Post-Chr...
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Your Guide To The Best Hair Braiding Salons In NYC

Protective styles are no longer just a summer thing. Braids are something we wear year-round because they're super easy to maintain (and not having to bother with your hair for two months is a blessing). But finding someone to braid you up can be a challenge. Not everyone can do cornrows or Senegalese twists so that they last and look good. Plus, you need someone who can keep your edges intact.Luckily for New Yorkers, there are stellar salons and stylists that can transform your hair into vari...
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Meghan Markle Quietly Blew This Tabloid Rumor Out Of The Water On Boxing Day

Meghan Markle spent her Christmas holiday with the royal family — quietly debunking some persistent rumors in the process.The Duchess of Sussex attended the annual Boxing Day hunt this past week with Prince Harry, Prince William, Kate Middleton, and other royal relatives (Boxing Day is celebrated in England the day after Christmas). The Daily Mail reports that the family gathered at Wood Farm, Prince Philip’s farmhouse, for a traditional feast before a group headed out to shoot.Markle and Middl...
Tags: Fashion, Music, England, London, Daily Mail, Harry, William, Middleton, Sussex, Kensington Palace, Markle, Windsor Castle, MEGHAN MARKLE, Harry Prince William Kate Middleton, George Charlotte, Wood Farm Prince Philip

This ‘nullo’ man felt more masculine and had better sex after getting his penis removed

Two years ago, Gregg removed his genitals ... and he's never felt happier or more masculine.
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How the pink diamond became the world’s hottest gemstone

In a gilded ballroom at the Four Seasons hotel in Geneva last month, the world’s wealthiest collectors and their envoys gathered to bid on the final and most anticipated lot: a nearly 19-carat cotton-candy colored diamond called the Pink Legacy. As the stunning rectangular-cut gem, set in a ring with two white diamond side stones,...
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How pink diamonds became the world’s hottest gemstone

In a gilded ballroom at the Four Seasons hotel in Geneva last month, the world’s wealthiest collectors and their envoys gathered to bid on the final and most anticipated lot: a nearly 19-carat cotton-candy colored diamond called the Pink Legacy. As the stunning rectangular-cut gem, set in a ring with two white diamond side stones,...
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Los Angeles trainer Kenta Seki is motivation for your New Year’s resolutions

LA trainer Kenta Seki talks staying in shape for the holidays and beyond.
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Rant & Rave: Thanks for the pie, Santa

Readers rant about driveway car washing, rave about pie from Santa
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An accidental ghost explains why it isn’t personal

And why moving closer to the grandchildren worked out well for everyone.
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Saturday Links

Links for your weekend reading: Skip Resolutions in 2019 — Make a Rule of Life This year, skip resolutions—make a Rule of Life instead. 4 Mistakes That Will Sabotage Your New Year’s Resolutions Why do we find it so difficult to keep our resolutions? Part of the reason, I’m convinced, involves some strategic blunders. Merry Christmas, Pastor, and Don’t Lose Heart Appropriate all year long: Keep fighting the good fight, reverend. Keep your hand to the plow. Keep sowing that seed. Don’t lose heart....
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December 2018 Media Recommendations

By the time you see this, most of the December holidays will have passed. I hope that you enjoyed them, along with time with your loved ones. At the very least, I hope people have time free time, which you could perhaps use to enjoy some of the recommendations below. Watch I came across Gurit E. Birnbaum’s recent TED Talk because she posted a transcript on Psychology Today. In her video, she discusses the myriad reasons humans recognize for having sex that go well beyond procreation. “A dummy’s...
Tags: Reviews, College, Sex, Hiv, Transgender, Amsterdam, Hulu, Alex, Liz, Bowie, Jenny, DSM, Birnbaum, Polyamory, Teddy Cook

'I decided not to hide it': LGBTQ people return to their home towns

Leaving a small community for the big city used to be central to the gay experience. But increasingly LGBTQ people are going back home for good Criccieth is a proud sort of place. Locals call this corner of the Llyn peninsula the pearl of Wales, on account of the beach sweeping across to Snowdonia. In one of several tea rooms, the coasters read: “New York, Tokyo, London, Criccieth.” Peter Harlech Jones embodies this spirit. A small, well-presented 71-year-old, he’s been passionate about Cricciet...
Tags: Family, Marriage, Gay Marriage, Wales, Relationships, Life and style, Society, World news, Sexuality, LGBT rights, New York Tokyo London Criccieth, Peter Harlech Jones, Criccieth, Harlech Jones

Life is my passion. Learning is my tool.

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Carrot Peelers, Sales, Personality and Your Job Search

--> A couple of years ago, I saw a bunch of articles in Vanity Fair, The New York Times, The Village Voice, and other publications about a guy named Joe Andes. Here is a portion of one profile of him from the May 2006 Vanity Fair: I n the early 90s a man named Joe Andes began showing up in the bar at the Pierre, Manhattan’s famously posh hotel on the corner of Fifth Avenue and East 61st Street. Joe liked the crowd at the Café Pierre, but the real draw for him was Kathleen Landis, the dimp...
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