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Caught Between Dreams

“If you can dream it, you can do it.” That’s what I was told; ...

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The Palm Method for Food Portion Control

We at The Lysst love a good party (except for those exponentially horrible hangovers ...

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Watermelon Caprese Summer Salad Recipe

Make this simple and delicious watermelon caprese salad recipe for all your summer soirees this ...

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I Visited the Hamptons in Really Dirty Clothes

Last week, I was in the Hamptons. The too-good-for-you, too-rich-for-you Hamptons. I inhaled a ...

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Self-Defense Moves to Practice at Home

Did you know that The National Sexual Violence Resource Center estimates nearly 1 in 5 ...

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7 Women You’ve Never Heard of Who Are Doing Amazing Things

Prepare to be empowered. These lesser-known ladies are knocking down gender boundaries, feeding the ...

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8 Things to Do to Make Happiness a Habit

Happiness. That elusive, sunny disposition we all crave. That end-game we envision without a ...

Best Galentine’s Day Gifts + “Date” Ideas

What’s Galentine’s Day, you ask? Well, in the words of my spirit animal, Leslie ...

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Lyss Loves: What’s Haute in Home Decor

We might be in the middle of winter, but that doesn’t mean you have ...

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What We Can All Learn From Poetry

Before you run away screaming at the sight of the word “poetry,” let me ...