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Leandra Medine Leg Hair: Standing Up For Hairy Legs

Leandra Medine Leg Hair: Standing Up For Hairy Legs

(Photo: instagram.com/leandramcohen) We love a good #shoefie, but when Man Repeller founder Leandra Medine Cohen posted hers on Instagram a few days ago, it made more than just a fashion statement. Rather than the attention being on her chic cheetah-printed shoes or colourful anklets, people in the comments couldn’t stop talking about her unshaven legs. Despite the many positive remarks praising the fashion ...

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the smart casual edit: because sometimes you need to be both

missguided summer smart casual

Emma Hope | July 20, 2018 The phrase ‘smart casual’ is said as often as ‘jeans and a nice top’. It’s the go-to dress code for fashion-conscious daywear,  the chilled party-goer, or even a date night when you don’t want to make too much of an effort… but still look hot AF. Casual wear is massively on trend at the moment. ...

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Naturally Caring for Your Yoni is Essential

Naturally Caring for Your Yoni is Essential

Period-proof panties, vaginal steaming and menstrual cups. When it comes to natural care for your yoni, the market has gotten pretty overwhelming. Here are a few thoughts on why naturally caring for your yoni is essential when it comes to self-care. I love my period (yes, you heard that right – I actually love it). It is a time of ...

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Miami Swim Diary with Swim USA

Miami Swim Diary with Swim USA

Well kids, it was a week to remember. Fitness classes, fashion shows, gifting suites, spray tans and endless fun in the sun. Miami Swim did not disappoint! I was out with some of my favorite bloggers and the Swim USA team. Swim USA owns/licenses several amazing swim brands including Vera Bradley, Kikirio, Miracle Suit, Magic Suit, Reebok, Eco Swim and ...

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Ristra 4-Step Skincare & House of Ristra Facial Review

Ristra 4-Step Skincare & House of Ristra Facial Review

Ristra sponsored me to try out their products & spa treatment, and write a blog post & post on IG about them! I got to try out Ristra products, which are designed for tropical weather like Indonesia and are pH-balanced for your skin. Apparently, the pH of their products ranges between 4.5-5.5, which is the ideal pH for your skin. ...

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How to Spend Three Months Adventuring in Southeast Asia

Angkor Wat Temple, Cambodia

When you tell your friends you’re leaving to “backpack Southeast Asia,” they’ll probably think you’re off in harem pants, partying with fire dancers on Thai beaches. Your parents probably think you’re off to volunteer caring for elephants or teaching Cambodian kids English. And you’re probably getting excited to break some serious boundaries—like summiting mountains, eating scorpions in night markets and ...

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How the Whole Earth Catalog Reinvented the Environmental Movement –

How the Whole Earth Catalog Reinvented the Environmental Movement

In the fall of 1968 a Stanford-trained biologist, organizer of the legendary Trips Festival and Merry Prankster named Stewart Brand published the first Whole Earth Catalog. Between 1968 and 1972, the Catalog reached millions of readers and won the National Book Award. The title and iconic cover image of this counterculture classic celebrated the first publicly released NASA photographs showing ...

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Hotel history: The art of hospitality | Travel News

Hotel history: The art of hospitality | Travel News

Hospitality What is the art of hospitality? Fanciful prediction; definition of “turnpike;” the pineapple as a symbol of hospitality; Hokusai, the great Japanese printmaker – these are all examples of the myriad ways hospitality plays into hotels. Let’s take a look at each one. Fanciful Prediction In the September 1912 issue of American Homes & Gardens, futurist Harold D. Eberlein ...

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National Geographic Endeavour II to the Galapagos – Day 5

National Geographic Endeavour II to the Galapagos - Day 5

Adventures on Isla Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, Galapagos; Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Adventures on Isla Santa Cruz: another day in Galapagos Paradise with Lindblad Expeditions. Photo © 2018 Aaron Saunders Today started bright and early aboard Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic  National Geographic Endeavour II with a 6:30am wakeup call, followed by breakfast at 6:45am in the dining room. There are plenty ...

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Lance Armstrong Takes on the Tour de France

Lance Armstrong Takes on the Tour de France

Lance Armstrong descended on Santa Fe, New Mexico, on July 5 to kick off his popular THEMOVE podcast, teaming up with Outside again to provide daily coverage of the Tour de France. Back are the bold predictions, ultimate insider analysis, and perhaps the only truly independent look at cycling’s premier stage race. As you might imagine with Lance being the sport’s ...

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