Author: Diethics

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How to Indulge on Vacation without Expanding Your Waist

If you consider yourself a foodie, you probably map out all the best places to eat before every vacation. Half the fun of traveling is trying new foods, right?From Parisian croissants to Israeli falafel, you already know where to find all the must-try-before-you-die foods, local dives, and food-truck corners.But, what do you do when you’re trying...

Baby Maker – Can You Really Find Out What Your Baby Looks Like Before It Is Born?

Feeling the Pressure to Procreate

“Don’t worry too much about it right now,” my friend told me. “Later it’ll become obvious whether or not you want to have kids. The right answer will just come to you.” This is the same thing I’ve been telling myself since my early twenties. Later. Wait until later. Everything will become clear later. But let’s...

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Fashion Photography: What Is and Isn’t Real

I think most people these days are aware that the women on magazine covers do not represent the average woman. Models are chosen because they have unusually svelte physiques, and of course before any photographer is allowed near them, there are scores of hairstylists, makeup artists, and wardrobe specialists who get them looking their absolute best....

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Should You Get Plastic Surgery? Things to Consider

Plastic surgery can be very beneficial for many different reasons, however, you need to remember everything it entails. Not only are these changes permanent but as with any surgery there could be long recovery times or complications.  Before jumping into plastic surgery, there are a few things you should consider. Is there an alternative option? In...

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Facials You Can Make At Home

Most women realize the importance of a good facial to enhance the skin’s natural radiance. But facials aren’t just about beauty; there is an important health reason to take advantage of the deep cleansing a facial provides. The skin is the body’s largest organ. It performs several jobs, including acting as the first line of defense...

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Exploring the Many Roads to Fitness

If you are just getting started on an exercise regime, or if you have trouble getting into exercise because you find it boring or unpleasant, there are quite a lot of things you can do to spice up the part of the day you’ve dedicated to fitness. There’s no reason to stick with something that makes...

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Essential Herbs: Must-Haves For Any Home Kitchen

Americans are becoming increasingly conscious of their salt intake. In some cases it’s due to a chronic health condition like high blood pressure. However, many more Americans are learning to control how much salt they eat as part of a proactive approach to maintaining good health. Just because you salt your food less doesn’t mean it...

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8 Ideas For Dressing Your Table That Won’t Put A Crimp In Your Budget

Winter is here, and it’s time to start getting ready for the busiest entertaining season of the year. As the hostess, it’s important that you’re mindful of all the elements that make an event come together. You know that the right menu can get your guests into the party mood, but don’t forget that fabulous food needs an equally fabulous presentation....