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Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014
A Perfect End of Summer Cocktail
Mid-July in New York means tart-on-the-outside, sweet-on-the-inside, ripe summer plums practically bursting out of their skins--how could we not put them in a cocktail? Here, we've tossed this beautiful fruit with its evil twin of an infused spirit, a Brooklyn-distilled plum liqueur, with smashing results. View the original at Parade or follow us on Twitter, […]
Relax! 24 Uplifting Quotes in Celebration of a Happy Labor Day!
Heading to a BBQ, beach, ballpark, or backyard this long holiday weekend? Good for you! Labor Day, celebrated in the U.S. on the first Monday in September, is not only a rousing ritual to high-five the remaining days of summer, but also gives us a gracious pause to pat ourselves on the back for the work that we do all […]
Who Will Be on the Season 19 Cast of DWTS?
It’s almost that time of year again! Season 19 of Dancing With the Stars doesn’t come back until September 15, but a few names off list of contestants have been leaked early. Which DWTS Pros Are Returning This Fall? While the full cast won’t be announced until Thursday, September 4, a source close to the show spilled the […]
Wahlburgers’s Fresh Salmon Burgers with Wasabi Aioli
Brothers Mark, Donnie, and Paul Wahlberg, stars of A&E’s hit reality show Wahlburgers, work together to manage their hometown Boston burger joint, all while juggling entertainment careers. Check out this delicious, easy-to-make recipe for one popular item on the Wahlburgers menu, a freshly ground salmon burger with wasabi aioli, asian slaw, and pickled cucumber. View the original at Parade […]
‘Survivor’ 29 Cast Revealed: See Who Is Competing On ‘San Juan Del Sur’
The cast of the new season of Survivor has been announced, and it contains at least one major league curveball. Retired Major League Baseball pitcher John Rocker, more famous for his antics off the field than on, is one of 18 new competitors in the running for the million-dollar jackpot on Survivor: San Juan Del […]
My Secret to Healthy Eating: An Hour’s Worth of Prep a Week
Erin Oprea owns Oprea Personal Fitness, an in-home personal training business in the Nashville area. Her clients include Carrie Underwood and Jennifer Nettles. If you have a busy lifestyle, the key to eating healthy is prepping as much healthy food as possible in advance. (If you feel that you have to be a chef to […]
Helpful Safety Tips for Your Kids: Back-to-School Edition
The first day of school is always exciting and worrisome at the same time – you are excited for all the friends, adventures and the fun your child will experience but also concerned with “What if” questions and safety related situations. I’ve put together a list of my tips: 1. How to handle bullies Every […]
Why It’s Good to Get Comfortable Being Uncomfortable
Beth Shaw`s latest book, YogaLean, which will be released this fall, offers a holistic approach to eating healthy, losing weight, and keeping it off. Here, she provides a sneak peek at her philosophy. As I explained in my previous post, becoming “YogaLean” takes time, effort, and inner strength. By transforming your current way of thinking and embracing […]
Millennials Highly Engaged with Shopping and Loyalty Programs
Millennials' annual spending power ($600 billion), their enjoyment of fashion and shopping, and interest in loyalty rewards programs are reasons why they are coveted by many brands. According to a report by software platform PunchTab, when it comes to shopping, almost half of Millennial women shop twice a month compared to 36% of non-Millennial women. […]
The Daily Cute: Happy Belated National Dog Day!
Yesterday was National Dog Day--a fact I wasn’t aware of, but, to be fair, I bet you didn’t know that tomorrow is “National Cherry Turnovers Day” (the cherry lobby is really bringing the heat) or that today is “National Just Because Day,” a day where you do something “just because,” which is essentially just what […]