A Ghostly White Russian Recipe

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There’s something so elegant about a pure white cocktail and this White Russian recipe is the pinnacle of sophistication.

Halloween can be about tricking and treating but it can also be about mystery and masquerade. This White Russian recipe floats eerily in a martini glass and makes a perfect dessert cocktail. Adding a dash of cinnamon transforms it into a warming flavorful treat.

This cocktail will look best in a long-stemmed martini glass but don’t worry if you don’t have them since any clear cocktail glass will do.One of my favorite ways …

3 Healthy Halloween Finger Food Recipes (Great for Kids!)

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Nothing spells indulgence quite like Halloween does. Have you ever eaten so many sweets at any other time in the year than on Halloween? Unfortunately, it’s easier to give into the lure of bottomless candy bags as a child than as an adult, when every bite makes that much more of a difference.

However, some of us simply don’t want to give into the sugar rush (or let our children do so) and instead try to keep our diet in check, even when temptation thrives. Here are 3 very …

21 Tips on How to Destress Naturally

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Stress happens it’s learning how to destress that matters.

Stress is a normal part of life. You can experience stress from a slew of  life experiences affecting both your body and your mind. The human body is designed to manage stress, and in fact, it can be a good thing, making us aware and alert. But continuous stress without the ability to relax can impact your body. It’s important to learn how to destress.

Tension related to stress can build up and stress can cause headaches, chest pain, upset stomach, sleeping …

Wonderful Woolens for Fall: On Trend

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ColumnCozy up in some of our favorite woolens, from cover-ups to accessories, to stay warm during the upcoming seasons.

We’re on our way into the winter season, and many of us are already looking into our closets for warmer wares to keep us comfortable. For this edition of On Trend, we’ve rounded up some stylish woolens that are guaranteed to keep you as cute and as cozy as possible!

1. Hand Knit Alpaca Slipper by Ariana Bohling

These super cute slippers socks from Brooklyn-based designers Ariana Bohling are perfect …

San Francisco to Save the Whales and Dolphins With Radical Legislation


San Francisco has passed landmark legislation that could help to save the whales and dolphins in the Bay Area.
“That the City and County of San Francisco supports the free and safe passage of all whales and dolphins in our coastal waters, including the Pacific Ocean, the San Francisco Bay, and its estuaries[…]Be it further resolved that every whale and dolphin has the right to be free of captivity, and to remain unrestricted in their natural environment.”
That’s the official word out of the city last week, when it passed the Cetacean Free and …

10 Best Winter Boots to Combat the Cold in Style


If you’re wearing the best winter boots, your feet won’t notice it’s winter (well, hopefully).

Your feet have a lot to contend with in the winter – snow, slush, ice (and in my case, not tripping over each other). Finding the best winter boots are everything, and luckily you don’t have to sacrifice fashion for function. Here are 10 pairs of the best winter boots that’ll keep your feet happy and then some, in eco style and guilt-free comfort.

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1. Wintertide Waterproof

Bad Fashion Won’t Kill You But Bad Food Will: Foodie Underground


ColumnEating well isn’t about consuming the trendiest of health foods. It’s simply about cutting all the bad food out.

There are a lot of parallels that we can draw between food and fashion, and in a world where more and more people are conscious about where there food comes from, why not expand that to where their clothes come from as well?

I read an article this week knocking Vivienne Westwood down for comments she had made both about eating and dressing ethically. “Clothes should cost more – they are so subsidized,” …

15 Funny, Spooky and Poetic Halloween Quotes


If the Halloween cheer hasn’t spooked you yet, her are 15 Halloween quotes that will get you in the mood for a good scare (or laugh).

‘Tis the season for pumpkins, scarecrows, goblins and monsters! The weather has cooled down, but that only means the holiday season is just around the corner. First up is Halloween, one of the few moments each year that you have the opportunity to be someone or something else. Now, for some spooky inspiration.

1. ‘Tis now the very witching time of night,
When churchyards yawn and hell itself breathes …