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5 Workout Tips For When You Can't Afford To Hit The Gym
5 Workout Tips For When You Can't Afford to Hit the Gym

Hate the gym? Can't afford a membership? No worries, you can still keep fit without setting foot inside your local fitness center. Skip the monthly dues and treadmill hogs, and try these exercises at-home instead: 

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These Pics Are The Reason You Need To Visit Cuba
These Pics Are All the Reason You'll Need to Book a Ticket to Cuba

The number of Americans visiting Cuba has increased dramatically since President Obama reopened relations with the island nation late last year. According to the Associated Press, visits increased 36 percent between January and May 2015 compared with the same period the year before. 


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Reasons Why Youre Single
7 Things You Need To Know About Why You're Still Single

I recently entered a world where men and women can openly and freely share their thoughts on love and relationships together. All this information at my disposal, the transparency, the nitty gritty truth — it was like being in Love Guru heaven! The event was The Great Love Debate, and, chicas, the attendees debated like senators trying to pass a bill. Questions came up, and the panelists, including Oprah-approved matchmaker, Paul C. Brunson, enlightened the crowd with their knowledge about amor. One topic they addressed?


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9 Fashion Trends Men Love And Hate You to Wear
9 Fashion Trends Men Love And Hate You to Wear

I have a confession to make: my hombre doesn’t like most of the things that I wear. While I believe my mix of patterns are cute and on trend, he thinks I look like a clown that belongs in bizarro world — and he tells me so!

“We just have different tastes, Boo,” I tell him. He’s a t-shirt and jeans guy, and I love to experiment with fashion. If I feel good, that’s what matters, right? Sort of.


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Boyfriend Hates Family Signs
7 Signs Your Boyfriend Hates Your Family

If your mama is anything like mine, she judges and pinpoints all that is wrong in the lives of her children — and that includes our choice in partner! But, sometimes our men do the exact same thing. He judges your family members and how you were raised. And not just because they interrogated him like a criminal when you first became an item. He may even put on a great pokerface. Choosing to spare your feelings, he plasters on a fake smile whenever he is around your family. Still, you can feel his discomfort.


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The Good Live With Crafty Chica: BBQ
The Good Life With Crafty Chica: How to Get Ready for BBQ Season!

It’s time to bust out the grillmaster apron, tongs and sunscreen because barbecue season has arrived! From tailgate parties to intimate gatherings, here is a list of ideas to add some flair and fun to all your BBQ festivities:


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Get In The Car! 9 Road Trips To Take This Summer
Get In The Car! 8 Road Trips To Take This Summer

Memorial Day marks the unofficial beginning of summer, and summer means just one thing: vacation. This year, skip the beach and forget traveling abroad; some of the greatest gems can be found right here at home — from the comfort of your own car. Hop in! It's time to hit the road, and visit these amazing destinations: 
MORE: 10 Villas That'll Inspire A European Adventure 


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8 Tips For Your First Time Traveling Solo (In Latin America)
8 Tips For Your First Time Traveling Solo (In Latin America)

The thought of traveling alone can be liberating and scary all at once. It also leaves you fully responsible for your agenda, packing and transporting around an unfamiliar destination. Translation: you’re going to have a lot of questions and probably conduct a lot of research – without a guide or a friend to help you in a foreign place.


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Sitting Desk All Day Risk
How to Offset the Risks of Sitting At Your Desk All Day

We've got bad news: sitting at your desk all day (as you're probably doing right now!) could slowly be killing you. Research suggests that sitting for prolonged periods of time leads to increased risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and early death — even in those who exercise regularly. 

However, there is a silver lining to this grim news; incorporating quick spurts of physical activity into your day can help offset some of the risks of oversitting. Need some office exercise inspiration? Here's how to get moving during the workday: 


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Mars On Earth: A Visit To Chile's Atacama Desert
Mars On Earth: A Visit To Chile's Atacama Desert

One of the driest places in the world, Chile's northern Atacama Desert is a high Andean plateau with lunar-like geology that can only be described as otherwordly with its rock and salt formations, palate of colors, visibility for miles, and clear night skies. An epic destination for travelers in Chile! See some pictures below: 
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