Maria is a born and raised New Yorker, though with her love of farm-fresh food and sprawling mountains, you’d never know it. She’s got a nasty case of wanderlust, but she still has loads of room left in her heart for things that are safe and comfortable, like knitting, tea, and corgi gifs.

9 Halloween Masks Under $20 On Amazon That Can Still Arrive In Time For Your Costume Party

So you're on a budget this Halloween. No worries — you can still dress up. The best cheap Halloween masks can complete your whole look, and you don't even have to dip into your rent money for it. In fact, all of these Halloween costumes are under…
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Essential Oil Diffusers For Your Car Exist & These Are The Best Ones On Amazon

Home essential oil diffusers are really popular right now, but what if you don't spend enough time at home to actually enjoy yours? Luckily, the best oil diffusers for your car help you get the most out of your essential oils wherever you happen to…
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47 Game-Changing Products On Amazon For People Who Keep Doing Life Wrong

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37 Of The Most Oddly Satisfying Products On Amazon, According To Redditors

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This Is The Ultra-Comfortable Pillow Side-Sleepers Swear By

Sleeping on your side comes with tons of benefits, but if your body isn't fully supported, it can come with its fair share of inconveniences, too. The best body pillows for side sleepers ensure that you're sleeping on your side the right way. (That…
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30 Life-Hack Products On Amazon Devout Redditors Swear By

It might sound dramatic, given the fact that they're complete strangers — but when it comes to life advice, I'd trust Reddit users with just about anything. Nowadays, most of my Reddit research goes toward finding quirky but brilliant products that…
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38 Quirky Inventions That Germaphobes Swear By

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6 Great Yoga Mat Straps That Make Commuting To And From Class So Much Easier

If your practice entails traveling to and from a studio, investing in one of the best yoga mat straps is a smart choice. They keep your mat rolled up, compact, and easy to transport, so you can just toss it over your shoulder and go. (Note that…
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These Extra Long Yoga Mats Are Essential For Tall Yogis

When it comes to their mats, tall yogis want the same level of quality, comfort, and security as everyone else does — they just also want a little extra real estate, too. The best extra long yoga mats for tall people are just as non-slip, cushioned,…
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41 Reigning Best-Sellers On Amazon That Have Earned Their 5-Star Ratings

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These Are The Most Terrifying Halloween Masks You Can Get For Under $25

Halloween is without a doubt my favorite holiday to prep for (I typically start mid-August with my costume design), but I understand that other people have, y'know, a life. The truth is, you don't have to have to go cosplay-level hard for your…
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No Matter What You Plan On Being For Halloween, You'll Need One Of These White Face Paints

It's never too early to start planning for Halloween. (Personally, by mid-August, I've already made LED candles out of toilet paper rolls and called someone about getting dry ice.) If you, like me, are already scouring the internet for inspiration…
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6 Amazing Pairs Of Leggings That Can Actually Stand Up To Hot & Bikram Yoga

A hot yoga class is a little bit like practicing in a damp, crowded microwave. You probably wish you could just strip down to nothing, but given that indecent exposure is likely frowned upon in most studios, a pair of the best leggings for hot yoga…
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These Are The Highest-Quality Essential Oils You Can Buy — & They're Totally Organic

If asked which ten items I'd want to have with me if marooned on a deserted island, three of the ten would probably be essential oils. I have a diffuser going in my apartment 24/7, my collection has outgrown its home three times now, and my…
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40 New Cult-Favorites On Amazon Quickly Climbing Up The Best-Seller Charts

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These Breezy, Sweat-Wicking Underwear Are Perfect For Yoga — And Invisible Under Leggings

You've got a solid non-slip mat, the best cork blocks, and a pair of yoga pants that you'd happily spend the rest of your life in — but what about the stuff that people can't see? No, I'm not talking about your karma or your Prana; I'm talking about…
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74 Genius Products You Can Get On Amazon For Under $5

There are plenty of products you can get on Amazon that you’ll love — so many, in fact, that it’s easy to look at your credit card bill and groan after a particularly successful shopping spree. Luckily, not everything you purchase on the site will…
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60 Sick Products That Cost Less Than $10 On Amazon

Buying awesome products on Amazon is fun, but you know what's even more fun? Scoring a bunch of loot and saving a ton of money at the same time! And while you can easily spend hundreds of dollars in the click of a link, shopping on Amazon doesn't…
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31 Life-Hack Products On Amazon Devout Redditors Swear By

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These Tiny Air Purifiers Will Make Your Room As Fresh As A Damn Meadow

Whether you're on a life-long quest to keep your apartment fresh, or trying to rid your space of the smell of smoke, the best small air purifiers can help — and you don't even have to donate all your floor space to the cause. Unfortunately, most…
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