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15 unique, but borderline weird, products you can still get during Prime Day 2020

The Ostrich Pillow Original Travel Pillow is on sale during Amazon Prime Day 2020. Amazon We've been scouring Amazon for the best Prime Day 2020 deals — which also means we've also come across a ton of interesting, unique, and sometimes downright weird products.Some of these aren't just gimmicks. A handful of them are actually useful or highly gift-able and, since they're on sale this Prime Day, the barriers of entry to try them are even lower. You can find the best Amazon Prime Day 2020...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Deals, Home Decor, Life, Weird, Trends, Amazon Prime, Tech Deals, Quirky, Amazon Prime Day, Cookware, Style Deals, Halloween Decorations, Mara Leighton


90th Anniversary Collection By Le Galion

French perfume house Le Galion, re-established in 2014 by perfume enthusiast Nicolas Chabot (AETHER, Corps Volatils), celebrates its 90th anniversary this year. To celebrate the 90 years of the House, the Le Galion sailboat is back on its perfume ocean and has created a new collection of 9 fragrances, each a tribute to a decade of perfume creation. The collection contains soliflore perfumes... Read full article: 90th Anniversary Collection By Le Galion from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Ma...
Tags: Fashion, House, Fragrantica Perfumes, Le Galion, Nicolas Chabot


Zillow, Yelp identify top 10 most affordable suburbs with a ‘city feel’

Data powerhouses create 'Cityness Index' to identify suburbs that best strike a balance between affordability and urban amenities. No. 3 is surprising, to say the least.
Tags: Lifestyle, Radio, Zillow, Yelp, Suburbs, Housing Affordability, Markets & Economy, Select, Cityness Index, Great Reshuffling, Zillow Yelp


Tous Love Me

  "Love Me is a celebration of the centenary from TOUS. We had to create an iconic perfume that resembles a piece of high jewelry, to celebrate this unique moment." - Olivier Cresp There is a new bear in the perfume line of the Spanish jewelry house, Tous. It's the new fragrance called Love Me, and it's a fruity floral composition signed by Master Perfumer, Olivier Cresp. "When I refer to TO... Read full article: Tous Love Me from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine.
Tags: Fashion, Olivier Cresp


Most Americans who believe their home is haunted don’t care enough to move

A survey by realtor.com showed that 62 percent of respondents would be unlikely to purchase a home that was rumored to be haunted. However, 56 percent who believe their current home is haunted have not thought about moving.
Tags: Lifestyle, Analysis, Radio, West, Agent, Spirits, South, Seniors, Midwest, Northeast, Realtor.com, Haunted Homes


QVC Beauty 12 Days of Posh Beauty Advent Calendar for Holiday 2020

QVC Beauty 12 Days of Posh Beauty Advent Calendar for Holiday 2020 is available and now on sale at qvc.com. This is one of the cooler advent calendars out there as it does contain full-size items! At the moment is on sale for $82 with $3.50 shipping or 5 Easy Pays of $16.49. It includes: Beekman 1802 Snow Forest Goat Milk Soap (9 oz) Belle Beauty by Kim Gravel Back Lash Mascara (0.4 oz) Carmindy Look Over Here Lip Crayon in Poppy Splash (0.11 oz) Dr. Denese Advanced Firming Facial Pads EL...
Tags: Beauty, Qvc, Toner, Laura Geller, Je Ne Sais Quoi, Chaz Dean, Charming Pink, Holiday Collections 2020, Kim Gravel Back Lash Mascara, Carmindy Look Over Here Lip Crayon in Poppy Splash, Caramel Glow Pixie Pearl Peach Glow, Sable Shimmer Storm


Why You Need a Licensed Plumber to Handle Your Plumbing Problems

With the vast amount of information on the internet, most people are choosing to DIY a significant number of their household repairs. There is a reason why some people are trained for so long in their chosen job. Us, as home and business owners, we need to take advantage of those skilled and diverse workforces, but we have to choose when it comes to finding a professional to install, repair or maintain our investments, no matter how small. When it comes to plumbing work, you need to hir...
Tags: Fashion, Sydney, Plumbing, Home Life, Plumber, Plumbing Company, Plumbing Professional, Plumbing Service


How to Have Morning Sex

Most people think of sex as a nighttime activity—but it can be even more enjoyable first thing in the morning. You were going to hit the snooze button a few times anyway, so why not do something fun instead? Here’s how to have fantastic morning sex. Read more...
Tags: Sex, Relationships, Nsfw, Lifehacks


28% of people who moved this year did so to avoid catching COVID-19

A total of 15.9 million people moved between February and July this year, according to MyMove, a platform that provides information for people who submit a change of address with the United States Postal Service. Their reasons for doing so varied.
Tags: Texas, Lifestyle, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Data, Analysis, Chicago, Radio, Brooklyn, United States, Usps, Manhattan, Jamaica, Naples, Evanston, Oak Park


I'm a 55-year-old Amazon driver in Oregon who walks up to 10 miles a day. Prime Day was nothing compared to the pandemic.

Jim Smith. Courtesy of Jim Smith Jim Smith is a 55-year-old Amazon delivery driver based in Northern Oregon.  Smith is a retired corporate manager, and has spent the last four years as a professional photographer for magazines and websites.  With most in-person events cancelled for the foreseeable future thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, Smith picked up a job as an Amazon delivery driver at the March for extra income. This is his story, as told to freelance writer Meira Gebel. Visit Busi...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Washington, Oregon, Careers, Trends, Godaddy, New York Times, Portland, Reddit, Smith, Pacific Northwest, DSP, Expedia, Bill Russell, Tech Insider


Beekman 1802 9-Piece Holiday Goat Milk Bath & Body Gift Collection Is A Great Deal!

My retail therapy is a little out of control today! Stress at work has me online shopping ha! I hauled this Beekman 1802 9-Piece Holiday Goat Milk Bath & Body Gift Collection which is a QVC Today’s Special Value. I love the Beekman 1802 Whipped Body Cream! It’s so soft and silky and it absorbs so easily without leaving me sticky! This set actually includes three 8 oz jars so I was like, ok, sign me up! You can actually break this set up or they include three gift boxes you can use to break...
Tags: Beauty, Qvc, Steals and Deals, Bar Soap in Pure Goat Milk, Bar Soap in Honeyed Grapefruit, Hand Cream in Pure Goat Milk, Hand Cream in Honeyed Grapefruit, City Proof Twistable Intense Lip Color Review


Chinchani & India’s First Arab Governor

On the 28th of June 1955, The Times of India (Mumbai) carried a very interesting story of the discovery, by a farmer, of 9 inscribed copper plates from his field in the village of Chinchani near Dahanu, in the Palghar district of Maharashtra. Little did he know that what he had ‘dug’ up was a peep into the history of the region, stretching back over 900 years – a time when the area was under the Rashtrakutas and their Arab governor, who oversaw the region. Article by Kurush Dalal | Live History ...
Tags: Life, India, History, Heritage, Mumbai, Arab, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Jodhpur, Arabian Sea, Ganesh, Krishna, Kannada, Shaka, Palghar, Devi


New Bottle Size For Affinessence A Conversation With Sophie Bruneau

  AFFINESSENCE is a niche French brand launched in 2015 with the first four fragrances (Cedre Iris, Patchouli Oud, Santal Basmati, and Vanille Benjoin) followed by Cuir Curcuma and Musc Amber Gris in 2017. The collection is unique by the base notes concept of the owner, Sophie Bruneau, who decided to translate her passion for intense, rich, and longlasting fragrances, and especially for thei... Read full article: New Bottle Size For Affinessence A Conversation With Sophie Bruneau from Fra...
Tags: Fashion, Fragrantica Perfumes, Cuir Curcuma, Sophie Bruneau, Cedre Iris Patchouli Oud Santal Basmati, Vanille Benjoin, Musc Amber Gris


Fluid Jurisdictions and Solid Perpetuities: A Review By Leilah Vevaina

Editors’ Note: Continuing HistPhil‘s forum on waqfs, Leilah Vevaina reviews Nurfadzilah Yahaya’s Fluid Jurisdictions (2020), while discussing her own research on religious endowments in India and the Straits Settlements. Vevaina writes: “This axis of what colonial authorities recognized as public, and hence, as charitable giving, versus familial hence private giving, was the key evaluator of why endowments for ancestor worship ceremonies within the Straits settlements and Hong Kong were void, wh...
Tags: Hong Kong, Books, New York, London, Supreme Court, Life, Southeast Asia, India, Cambridge, Mumbai, British Empire, Bombay, South East, Chung, Straits, Strait


Tick-Talk: 2020 watch buying advice from expert collectors

Romain Réa CEO, Antiquorum My first watch: A self-winding chronograph with a black dial and no brand name, but I loved it. Actually, I still have it. Why wearing a great watch still matters: A watch remains a strong social marker. Mastering time is what makes mankind rise. Advice for first-time buyers: Price is hardly the...
Tags: Fashion, Romain Réa


Bare Minerals Mineralist Lipstick Vault and 24 Days of Clean Beauty Advent Calendar Are On Sale

Just an update I took the dive on the Bare Minerals Mineralist Lipstick Vault and I have no regrets and the 24 Days of Clean Advent Calendar was very tempting but I held off! Bare Minerals is having their Friends and Family Sale as you know with free shipping. Use code STOCKUP to get 25% off. These are three of my top picks during the sale! Bare Minerals Mineralist Lipstick Vault $126 After Discount Yes, I caved. I actually like Bare Minerals Lipstick a lot! The Gen Nudes were some of my fav...
Tags: Nordstrom, Beauty, Jamie, Macy, Holly, Bo, Phyllis, Petal, Bare Minerals, Celestine, Gen Nude Buttercream Lip Gloss, Gen Nude Patent Lip Lacquer, BarePro Longwear Lipstick, Lashtopia Mega Volume Mineral Based Mascara, Holiday Collections 2020, Bare Minerals Lipstick


Parsis breathe easy on mixed-marriage ban

Parizad Cama is breathing a lot easier nowadays. If all goes well, she can again call herself a Parsi. Even a few days back, Cama — born of a Parsi father and Punjabi mother — wasn’t sure if she could anymore. Article by Anand Soondas |The Telegraph Her optimism springs from a recent announcement by three of the seven high priests of the community that their earlier decree against mixed marriages “should not be viewed as a fatwa”. (Representative Image only: Link ) The announcement in the comm...
Tags: Life, Mumbai, Issues, Jam, Parsi, Jamshed, Cama, Parsi Irani, Parsi Zoroastrian, Jamshid, Parizad Cama, Anand Soondas, Dasturji Noshirvan Dastur Manchershaw, Parsi Irani Zoroastrian, Jamshid Dastur, Karnaal


Podcast #652: Chefs’ Secrets for Organizing Your Life

The kitchen of a busy restaurant can be a chaotic, frenetic environment. But the best chefs create a kind of personal eye in this storm, from which they can efficiently craft meal after meal without ever moving their feet. The system they use to do this is called mise-en-place — a French word that means “to put in place,” and signifies an entire lifestyle of readiness and engagement. My guest today spent years interviewing over a hundred chefs and other culinary professionals about the mise-e...
Tags: Podcast, Life, Dan, Dan Charnas, Stephen Covey, Twitter Listen, Power of Mise En Place to Organize Your Life Work, Dan WorkClean


Create Your Own Serum! Universkin

Universkin can be found in dermatologists’ offices around Canada, and if you’re tired of mixing serums to find your perfect skincare, this is a great option! First Youtube video in a long... Visit CanadianBeauty.com to read the rest of this article.
Tags: Video, Youtube, Canada, Beauty, Skin Care, Retinol


Today’s Urgent Need to Manage Emotional Health with Connection

Article Published by Soundview Magazine Connection is more critical today than ever. That’s the topic that I addressed in an article recently published by Soundview Magazine, a publication that gives readers the opportunity to learn key concepts from the best new business books. In the article, I outlined: Some eye-opening statistics on connection and loneliness My own story about the impact of loneliness earlier in my career Why connection is so critical to individual and team performance I...
Tags: Careers, Media Appearances, Connection Culture, Nik Shuliahin, Soundview Magazine Connection, Soundview Magazine


HSN Very Merry Beauty Sample Box for Holiday 2020

HSN Very Merry Beauty Sample Box is now available at hsn.com! Off topic but the QVC Beauty Advent Calendar for this year is on sale too! I got the QVC one recently and quite loved it. Surprised they are providing it at a discount already. Anyway….! HSN’s sample box is a little cheaper! This one is $25 plus $3.50 shipping and it includes a variety of makeup, skincare, and fragrance samples that are both deluxe and travel size. You get: Ahava Original Mineral Hand Cream 1.3 oz Beekman 1802 G...
Tags: Beauty, Santa, Hsn, Qvc, Rose, Clinique, Deluxe, Holiday Collections 2020, Benefit Cosmetics Roller Lash Mini Black Mascara, Juicy Couture Viva La Juicy Eau de Parfum, Korres Pure Greek Olive, Too Faced Deluxe Lip Injection Extreme, Milani Enchanted Topaz Lipstick Review


Sephora Favorites Pop Set for October 2020 + Free Shipping

There’s a new Sephora Favorites Pop Set available for October 2020 at sephora.com today. As you many know the Sephora Play Boxes were discontinued and replaced with three new non-subscription beauty boxes that launch every month or so. These are a one time purchase and there’s no monthly service charge involved. If you like the box you can purchase it! If you hate it you leave it. The boxes include two cheaper options called Pop and Hello that range from $10 to $15 and there’s a Luxury Box...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Melt Cosmetics Liquid Lipstick, BHA PHA Brightening Peel Pads, Dermalogica Hydro Masque Exfoliant


Hempz Holiday 2020 and Free 3 Piece 17 Oz Gift Set + 20% Off

Hempz Holiday 2020 has arrived at ulta.com and there’s quite a great deal going at the moment which made me do an order this morning. As you may know I really liked the Hempz Butterscotch Blondie Herbal Body Moisturizer & Get Baked Twice Baked Gift Duo I got last year and I also got the Pumpkin Spice & Vanilla Chai Herbal Body Moisturizer a few weeks ago which I enjoyed. I was almost about the purchase some of the Hempz Holiday 2020 Collection a week or so ago but I’m glad I waited as there’s ...
Tags: Beauty, Ulta, Jill Stuart, Hempz Butterscotch Blondie Herbal, Holiday Collections 2020, Pumpkin Spice Vanilla Chai Herbal Body Moisturizer, Hempz Moisturizers, Triple Moisture Herbal Whipped Body Creme, Catgirl JacketSuperman Wears Jean Paul Gaultier


Long-term unemployment is rising, but hiring in select industries has already recovered to pre-pandemic levels

Construction job postings up 6.7% from February, according to Indeed. David J. Phillip/AP As industries start to slowly recover from employment losses in the spring, some are hiring more than they were before the pandemic. Axios' Erica Pandey recently highlighted three of these industries based on job posting data from Indeed. With a rising number in Americans who have been unemployed for at least 27 weeks, there are potentially many people who will be job seeking this fall.  Per Axios rep...
Tags: Jobs, Careers, Trends, Recovery, Indeed, Pandey, David J Phillip, Coronavirus, Madison Hoff, Erica Pandey


A Parent's Guide to Talking to Kids About Sex

Talking to our kids about sex is one of those things we know we need to do. Not only do we know we need to do it, we need to do it in the right way and do it well. We want to be the ones our kids come to for questions about this stuff—better to learn from us than from porn, right? We want them to know they can ask us…Read more...
Tags: Sex, Lifehacks, Puberty, Consent


Three industries that are already bouncing back to pre-pandemic hiring

Construction job postings up 6.7% from February, according to Indeed. Julio Cortez/AP As industries start to slowly recover from employment losses in the spring, some are hiring more than they were before the pandemic. Axios' Erica Pandey recently highlighted three of these industries based on job posting data from Indeed. With a rising number in Americans who have been unemployed for at least 27 weeks, there are potentially many people who will be job seeking this fall.  Per Axios reporti...
Tags: Jobs, Careers, Trends, Recovery, Indeed, Pandey, Julio Cortez, Coronavirus, Madison Hoff, Erica Pandey


Scrubs brand Figs apologizes for controversial ad deemed ‘insensitive’

The new ad is D-O-A, according to an angry group of medical professionals.
Tags: Fashion


Mandelsäure: Die sanfte Peelingalternative, die sensible Haut zum Strahlen bringt

Von der antioxidativen Ferulasäure bis hin zum feuchtigkeitsspendenden Glycerin – inzwischen gibt es in der Hautpflege so viele gehypte Inhaltsstoffe, dass du dabei leicht den Überblick verlierst. Aktuell haben die Expert*innen aber einen Favoriten: Die Mandelsäure, auch bekannt unter ihrem englischen Namen Mandelic Acid. Säuren sind dabei natürlich längst keine Skincare-Neulinge mehr. Insbesondere Glykol- und Salicylsäure sind besonders beliebt für ihre hauterneuernde Wirkung. Zurecht, denn ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Kollegen, Wie, Panik, Creme, Immer, Elif, Menge, LSF, Viele, Wirkung, Kombination, Wattepad, Sonnenschutz, Hautreizungen


Celebrity Licensing: A Special Report

Nobody gets to be just a celebrity anymore. Whether you make movies, star in a reality television series, top the music charts or choose to share your passions via video platforms or in some other way, you have to be something of a Jack (or Jill) of multiple trades if you want real industry staying […]
Tags: Fashion, Celebrities, Advertising, Marketing, Actors, Jack, Jill, Showbiz, CNB VIP



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