Your Guide to Supermarket Lingo

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The average supermarket carries tens of thousands of items, so it can be hard to simply remember the name of your kids’ favorite cereal bars, let alone keep up on all of grocery store lingo flying through the aisles. Here’s a guide to some common grocery store terminology. Know these definitions, and you may even save a few dollars on your next trip through the aisles. Rain checks are vouchers Read more ...

5 Easy and Adorable DIYs to Customize Your Kitchen

When you're at home, a lot of your time is probably spent in the kitchen. Whether you're cooking up a feast, re-heating leftovers or putting together a specialty cocktail, the kitchen is your home base. So why not upgrade a few of your common utensils with these five DIYs to customize your kitchen. 1. Color Coded Cutting Boards Source: Dream A Little Bigger Make your cutting boards more adorable--and Read more ...

Bee Venom: A No-Needle Replacement for Botox?

There's a new no-needle fix for wrinkles that's creating quite a buzz in the beauty community. Now the trend is to replace those Botox needles for bee stings. When applied topically, purified bee venom tricks your skin into thinking it's been stung. While you won't experience any of the uncomfortable side effects of a normal bee sting, the protein in the bee venom prompts your body to increase Read more ...

7 Key Benefits of Coffee (and How to Drink Up Right)

I love coffee. If you’re anything like me, it’s the promise of a fresh cup in the morning that actually helps me get out of bed everyday. And you’ll be surprised at all the key benefits of coffee in just a single cup. Keri Gans, M.S., R.D., author of The Small Change Diet, says there’s a growing body of research showing coffee might have more pros than simply helping us stay awake. Here Read more ...

Sports Themed Snack Tables for Kids

With school back in session, a lot of our little ones are playing on their school sports teams--meeting new friends, learning camaraderie and much more. But when it's your turn to provide the snacks for the weekend games, do you start to feel a sense of dread? What to make? How much to bring? Well, fear no more as we have a list of easy sports-themed ideas for the snack table that will energy your Read more ...

13 Imaginative Faux DIYs That’ll Trick The Eye

In the words of Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrello, "ain't nothing like the real thing"--or is there? These clever creations may look like everyday items at first glance, but they’re actually unexpected spins on the original. Use these faux DIYs to decorate your home, give as gifts, or just for the fun of it. 1. Tissue Flowers This bouquet is nothing to sneeze at. Made out of Kleenex and colored Read more ...

10 Festive Fall Cocktails

We've accepted the fact that fall is here and are ready to cozy up with warm sweaters and festive cocktails. We aren’t suggesting you only sip Irish coffees for the next three months. This season brings a new roster of autumn-appropriate cocktails for your sipping pleasure. Each drink in this collection is guaranteed delicious, whether it's a honey infused bourbon wonder or a cognac warmed Read more ...

4 Simple Beauty Routine Swaps for Fall

Now that the summer sun is being replaced by the autumn breeze, it’s time to pack away our summer products and embrace the fall trends. Easily transition into the new season with these four simple beauty routine swaps for fall. Replace Your Gloss with Matte Lipstick The glossy finish of summer’s natural nude lip is great with a tan, but it can wash out paler complexions in the colder Read more ...

7 Surprisingly Healthy Fast Food Meals

Fast food is all around us and it’s a convenient way to fill up when you’re out and about. While a large order of burger and fries is not considered part of a balanced diet, all the major fast food chains do offer healthy choices. So when your busy day calls for a trip to the drive-thru, consider ordering one of these seven surprisingly healthy fast food meal options that won’t ruin your Read more ...