Sudden Afghanistan deployment amid Taliban takeover forces change in Michigan wedding plans

The best man chair at a Michigan wedding will be empty next weekend in a stark sign of how the hasty U.S. military deployment to Afghanistan is having real-life impacts on families across the nation. 

Instead of the planned best man speech on Aug. 28,  groom Robert Perry will use


Find out why this baby can’t stop laughing while shopping with mom

There were reasons to smile this week. Here were just a few of them:

At one Tennessee university, rush was more inclusive this year

For the first time, members of the University of Tennessee-Knoxville’s FUTURE program for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities were invited to participate in sorority recruitment


Review: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Launches New Beauty Brand Rose Inc.

The formulators also included a few synthetic ingredients (which, as our skin-care glossary shows, are totally safe) to create balanced formulas that Rose Inc. says are noncomedogenic. If that’s not enough to convince you to check this line out, the collection also comes in refillable packaging made of glass, sugarcane-based


15 Vogue Editors Share the One Item That Receives the Most Compliments

I talk about my Chopova Lowena skirts a lot, but they warrant it! The carabiner-clipped skirts are so dramatic that I am routinely stopped by strangers on the street who ask where I get them. A man once joined my outdoor dining table to ask where he could get one


Appreciate Other Women’s Beauty Without Undermining Yours

Appreciate other women’s beauty. A woman is beautiful if she is fairer, thinner and more attractive than other women. Beauty in our society is always understood in terms of comparison. Beauty is not defined by the woman herself but by the narrow patriarchal standards. This is the reason why women

Popular Wedding Trends for This Year According to Wedding Planner

  • As a wedding planner, I see the new ceremony and reception trends pop up every year. 
  • There’s been a rise of whimsical garden weddings, complete with fairy lights and greenery.
  • QR codes and disposable cameras are popping up at more receptions. 

I’ve been a wedding planner


19 best Amazon jewelry picks for every budget in 2021

The right accessories can take any outfit to the next level. Whether it’s a pair of earrings that add a pop of color or a necklace to add another layer to your look, jewelry is an easy way to make the most out of your wardrobe.

The best part about


The Best Home Finds from Macy’s Ultimate Shopping Event 2021

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We’ve all been there. You’re scrolling online or walking through a store, and you think to yourself, I wish I could buy… (insert luxury item here). Maybe it’s Egyptian cotton sheets. Or proper


Retinol benefits: Does it work for your skin?


Skin care might be a science — but it varies so widely for everyone that it’s often hard to figure out what works for you without some trial and error. But there are a few widely accepted, almost universal skin care truths: stay out of the sun, drink


Netflix and Shonda Rhimes Test Fashion Opportunity With Bridgerton Collabs | News & Analysis

When Shonda Rhimes’ steamy period drama Bridgerton aired on streaming service Netflix late last year, it had an instant impact on fashion trends.

But Netflix and Shondaland, the TV production company behind the hit show, have plans for a much more direct relationship with the industry. The duo’s blockbuster production