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Wed 07.15
What to Eat and What NOT to Eat for Whiter Teeth

What to Eat and What NOT to Eat for Whiter Teeth

Dr. Victoria Veytsman, owner of Cosmetic Dental Studios, knows a thing or two about the importance of a bright, white smile.

Tue 07.14

Just Cook: The Gourmet Spice Rubs You Need to Try

San Francisco specialty foods company Just Cook is a “mom and pop,” all-natural, artisanal brand that makes a line of gourmet spice rubs. They’re awesome for someone like me who hates to cook. Left to my own devices I’m stuck with either bland food or dishes covered in calorie-heavy sauces.

Mon 07.13
Frugal Snob

Frugal Snob: New Yes To Summer Launches

Yes To has just launched a bunch of new products as part of their Grapefruit, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, and Blueberries collections. Basically, no matter what your skin type is, the brand has at least one new product for it.

Fri 07.10
Kusmi Now has an Iced Tea-Tox

Kusmi Now has an Iced Tea-Tox

When Kusmi came out with their BB Detox, I drank copious amounts of it (So good! Even better and more refreshing than their original). It was summertime about two years ago so I made an iced version.

Thu 07.09

How to Extend the Wear of Your Sneakers

Did you know you could throw your sneakers in the washing machine? Here’s a look at how, along with a few other tips on how to extent the wear of your sneakers from two pro runners.

Wed 07.08

Your Smoothie Cures For Glowing Skin, Better Digestion, and Hangovers

As much as I wish the old “you are what you eat” saying wasn’t true (as I daydream about Levain cookies), there’s no doubt about it. The upside is that many everyday “ailments” can be cured by small dietary tweaks…

Tue 07.07
How to Store Makeup and Jewelry

How to Store Makeup and Jewelry

If you’re anything like me, you have tons of jewelry and products that don’t get used because your storage simply isn’t conducive to you seeing everything you own, so you end up picking the same items “from the top” over and over again.

Mon 07.06

The Future Is (Almost) Here: A Portable Molecular Sensor to Scan Food, Pills, Skin, and More

How cool would it be if you could scan a piece of fruit and find out not only if it’s organic, but all its nutritional information so that you could, for example, be sure that you’re buying the sweetest watermelon on display?

Fri 07.03

LIQS Cocktail Drinks: The New Venture from Crumbs Co-Founder

Talk about an unlikely (but awesome) next venture! Harley Bauer, of Crumbs Bake Shop fame, has just launched a new brand, LIQS cocktail drinks, which sells portable cocktails for your summer picnicking (or other) pleasure.