Matchmakers Suggest Looking For These Important Traits In A Partner

Bella Breakdown With the over-abundance of options out there, the dating game can be rather tough these days. With all the online dating sites, apps and social media platforms, the idea of finding “the one” seems more overwhelming than ever. But it can be much easier if you have your deal breakers and your standards. Of course, keeping expectations at bay can be tough, but making sure that you have non-negitioables is a good way to start paring down the competition. Here are some of the qualities that matchmakers and dating experts agree are important to look for in...

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Olympic Snowboarder Chloe Kim Is Simply Amazing

This Snowboarder Stole Our Hearts Chloe Kim is amazing. She is a 17-year-old Olympic snowboarder and just won a gold medal for the halfpipe snowboarding competition in Pyeongchang, South Korea, earlier this week. But after winning a gold medal, she just wants to go back to being a normal teenager. During an interview with ABC, Kim talked about all of the things she missed out on while working towards her Olympic dream: “I missed out on a few proms, homecomings, might miss my graduation,” she said, adding that she’d do it all over again if she could. “I wouldn’t...

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A Great Every Day Hummus Recipe

Tahini-less Hummus Who doesn’t love a tasty homemade hummus recipe? It’s a food that can be eaten as an appetizer, as a topping, or even by itself if you’re that big of a hummus-lover. Martha Stewart-inspired recipes seldom let you down, as she is the queen of all things food related. Greek yogurt imparts a silky texture to this tahini-less hummus recipe. Ingredients: 1 small clove garlic Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper Great Value Iodized Salt, 26 oz 2 15-ounce cans chickpeas, rinsed and drained, 1/3 cup liquid reserved 2 tablespoons lemon juice (from two lemons) 1/4 teaspoon...

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Want To Take A Last Minute Valentine’s Day Trip?

Bella Breakdown Yes, this is another gentle reminder that Valentine’s Day is coming up next week (if you haven’t already seen it plastered everywhere). Do you know what you’re doing yet? If you haven’t planned anything yet and are getting a little nervous, maybe you take a last minute trip! Spontaneity is the spice of life, right? And remember…even if you don’t have a special someone, you can always celebrate Galentine’s Day in style by traveling with your bestie. Here are some great destinations for last minute V-Day trips: 1. Orlando, Florida: The World Center Marriott in Orlando has...

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6 Reasons Why Avocados Rock

Bella Breakdown It seems you can’t go to any food blogger’s page without seeing an avocado somewhere. Avocados aren’t just good on toast; they have many health benefits that you make not know of! They are known for their ability to replace painkillers, coffee, multivitamins and dieting! Now that right there is quite an impressive list, but we aren’t done with this fruit yet. Let’s be honest…the avocado does give us guacamole, and for that, we are grateful. Whether you’re already an avid fan, or looking to incorporate more of them into your diet, here are some pretty solid...

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