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Alexa Chung Carries On

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In Iceland, marriage isn’t an institution; it’s not even a hobby. Instead, Iceland is a country with tons of divorce and the highest percentage of working mothers. Sound like a formula for social ruin? Hardly. Icelanders are among the happiest (and healthiest) people on Earth — and raising lots of happy, self-confident kids.

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Women Can Have It All In Iceland

Being A Woman In Iceland is Pretty Awesome

The Iceberg of Success - Infographic

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40 Taiwanese Foods You Won't Want to Miss -- Ba Wan | Dumplings for giants! Made with a dough of rice flour, corn starch and sweet potato starch, these ones appear almost translucent after cooking. Stuffed with pork, veggies and sometimes eggs, ba wan often come topped with gravy.

40 Taiwanese foods we can't live without -

4 Reasons Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Are the Ultimate BFFs | Makers Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are going to be in a new movie together in the aptly titled, "Sisters." They'll play sisters who throw an epic party, and it basically already sounds like the female answer to every bro-tastic rager movie.

4 Reasons Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Are the Ultimate BFFs

Kristen Stewart gives so few fucks that we can't help but be inspired. The actress said ditching her "sexy" look actually had an unexpectedly positive result: "My hair was such a crutch. I looked quote unquote 'sexy' no matter what. I could hide behind it. As soon as I didn't have all that hair, I had to let my face hang out. I felt more confident than I had in a really long time. And it felt really good."

Kristen Stewart Just Gave Us the Best Reason To Ditch "Sexy" Beauty Standards

At Sqirl, a tiny restaurant in a strange neighborhood in Los Angeles, a young chef is serving up “a sneaky sort of complicated simplicity”. Next up: Sqirl Away

Why Are Los Angelenos Lining Up for Jessica Koslow’s Food?

Entrepreneurs don't have a special gene for risk - they come from families with money | Quartz UC Berkeley economists analyzed the shared traits of entrepreneurs in a 2013 paper, and found that most were white, male, and highly educated. New research out this week looked at risk-taking in the stock market and found that environmental factors (not genetic) most influenced behavior, pointing to the fact that risk tolerance is conditioned over time.

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Decluttering Lessons Learned

8 Lessons Our Editor Learned from the Decluttering Bible

The “Infinite Bridge” was built by Gjøde & Povlsgaard Arkitekter for the “Sculpture by the Sea” festival in Aarhus, supposedly the “biggest and most unique outdoor sculpture exhibition” in the country. Measuring about 200 feet in diameter, the circular span stands mostly over the azure waters of the bay. It is sited above a (now-demolished) jetty once popular with the locals, say the architects, and somehow references the city’s history as a steamship port.

Walk Forever While Going Nowhere on Denmark's 'Infinite Bridge'

Elizabeth Warren didn't give a fuck about sexist marriage traditions before not giving a fuck about sexist marriage traditions was cool. In a Facebook post on Sunday, the United States Senator told her followers that 35 years ago, she bucked gendered social mores by popping the question to her now-husband, Bruce. #feministgoals

Elizabeth Warren Just Revealed How She Proposesd to Her Husband — And the Story Will Melt Your Heart

It's OK to live a life others do not understand.

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Q: What is the Spinster Agenda? A: A plot being carried out by unmarried women between the ages of twenty-two and ninety with the aim of quietly taking over the world.

The Spinster Agenda - The New Yorker

New life goals: Ted Hustead, a registered pharmacist, bought a tiny drugstore in an even tinier town — Wall — in 1931. When business was struggling, his wife Dorothy suggested they put signs by the highway advertising free ice water. Soon, customers started coming into the store. From there, Wall Drug grew into a 70,000-square-foot tourist attraction that has a water park, a T. rex, and a store with thousands of boots. Oh, and they still have a pharmacy too.

The Stories Behind 14 Bizarre Roadside Attractions In America



Buzzfeed's Ashley Perez on Medium - "Lately I've Been Learning" on life and love (or lack thereof)

Lately I’ve Been Learning

"Paris Désert" #maisonkitsune #ss16 #pfw #pierpaoloferrari #eggywegg

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19 Pieces of Clothing That Prove Cacti Are the New Stripes | PRICKLY LOVE

19 Pieces of Clothing That Prove Cacti Are the New Stripes

Vintage Moomin posters available - and that lamp!!


Iranian Women Unpack Their Makeup Bags — And So Much More | Hanieh Ghahremani, 19, student of mathematics at pre-university level. Hanieh says that she learnt embellishment through satellite programs when she was 9. She believes that makeup makes a girl more attractive for men. She changes all her makeup every 3-4 months. She believes heavy makeup is due to hijab, since it prevents women from showing their body, and thus extra efforts are made to make the face more attractive by wearing makeup.

This Stunning Photo Series Shows The Role Of Makeup In Iran

There’s a scientific reason we love weddings: Stability in chaos

Science Reveals the Age-Old Secret Behind Why We Love Weddings So Much

A Movie Scene About Abortion, With a Message for Mother and Daughter | Obvious Child | Jenny Slate

A Movie Scene About Abortion, With a Message for Mother and Daughter

Empathetic Beaver - Illustrated | The Big Adventures Of A Little Bunny | Bored Panda

The Big Adventures Of A Little Bunny

Trainwreck Official Trailer (2015) - Amy Schumer, LeBron James, Bill Hader - Trainwreck is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Judd Apatow and written by Amy Schumer.

Trainwreck Official Trailer #1 (2015) - Amy Schumer, LeBron James, Bill Hader Movie HD

As a working woman, you should always keep your boss informed about how you’re progressing and what your accomplishments have been thus far. For Millennials who are above entry-level and are looking to move into a leadership role, this new mindset is particularly important.

The Politics of Promotions: What Every Woman Needs to Know