Just. So. Much. Stuff. Feeling overwhelmed by the amount of stuff you own? You’re not alone. Two out of three of us admit to wishing we had less stuff – you know receipts stuffed in a drawer, unworn clothes in the wardrobe, emails clogging up the inbox. But with studies revealing that a house full of junk can have a detrimental effect on your mood, it could be time to finally sort your sh*t out.
It’s that time of year: It’s getting harder to crawl out from underneath the sheets in the mornings and the temperature of your showers is slowly creeping up. But even though the leaves are falling from the trees and it’s getting colder, you want to delay putting on the heating for just a little longer.Besides wearing every item of clothing you own at the same time, there are a few alternative ways to keep your home warm before you finally crack and run for the thermostat. Money Diary: Saving To Buy A House In Yorkshire 7 Ways To Fake More Space At Home
When it comes to cooking the most basic of foods - eggs, rice, pasta, you name it - it feels as if you should have already mastered how to cook them to perfection by now.But as your pasta comes out soggy, your poached egg as hard as nails and your ‘fluffy’ rice looking more like rice pudding, it’s time to admit to yourself when you’ve still got a bit to learn.Never fear - while they might take some practice, actually cooking the darned things need not be so hard if you know the right technique. 12 beautiful pictures of pasta to celebrate #WorldPastaDay with Drinking wine before bed could keep you slimmer
When it comes to food waste, most of us know the absolute basics: Make leftovers into sandwiches, put bread in the freezer and don’t take use-by dates as absolute gospel.But there’s a whole other world of ways to prevent wastage - some so creative that we wonder how anyone ever thought of it first. Get your Autumn on! 9 of the best foods to stockpile this season Here’s why you shouldn’t be drinking coffee in the morning
Since the very first day we picked up a pot of foundation as teenagers, applying face makeup has been somewhat a learning curve.But even if you fancy yourself a foundation expert now, there’s still lots to learn about using one of our favourite beauty products. 17 Completely Amazing Beauty Products You Need To Try We’ve Been Brushing Our Teeth Wrong The Whole Time
Always wanted bigger, brighter eyes? I don’t blame you. Every Disney movie I ever watched growing up taught me that bigger eyes and batting your lashes got you everything, including the boy. Even nature dictates that bigger, brighter eyes are a sign of youth and fertility, meaning if you’ve got larger than average eyes, you’re likely to be an instant hit with the opposite sex. Just think of Mila Kunis, Sarah Hyland, Amanda Seyfried or Zooey Deschanel and you’ll know what I mean. But don’t despair. Even if you weren’t born with peepers the same size as that of a Disney princess, these makeup hacks will ensure bigger, brighter eyes that even the cutie at the coffee shop will notice. Click through the gallery above to find out more and let us know what you think by tweeting us @YahooStyleCA.
The humble rubber band is such an overlooked item. It does so much more than hold your hair up or keep your chip bag sealed. From french manicures to maternity jeans, here are 12 smart uses for that rubber band pile you probably have lying at home.Know any more rubber band hacks? Share them with us in the comments below or tweet them at us @YahooStyleCA.Photos via Getty/Pinterest
Anyone who’s searched for a roommate knows the process can be a long, painful and almost impossible. Copywriter Alfredo Salkeld is well aware of the struggle, so he decided to take a different approach to finding a roommate for his Orlando apartment.
The humble cotton bud – everyone has some stashed away in the bathroom cupboard, right? However, these little guys are surprisingly versatile. There’s a lot more to them than cleaning out you lug holes. Don’t believe us? Well, just check this lot out… Tried any of these out yourself? Tweet us your results @YahooStyleUK.