Our Top 10 Alleged Reasons For the TomKat Split

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After a five mind-numbing blissful years of marriage, Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are headed for Splitsville. Hmm, what could have led to such a shocking turn of events? There are tons of possible answers. We’ve come up with ten – and we insist on believing they’re all true. 1. Tom ruined all the seating in the... read more

TomKat-Gate: 5 Things We Want to Read In Katie Holmes’ Tell-All

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Whether it's an expired contract or just some well-timed publicity for Rock of Ages, the Tom Cruise-Katie Holmes divorce is kind of something we've all been expecting, right? I, for one, am chomping at the bit for a Katie Holmes tell-all memoir. Sure, the church of Scientology may prevent us from ever getting the answers... read more

What’s In Store @ Pier 1

For eclectic pillows or boho serving trays that won’t break the bank, you can’t do better than Pier 1 Imports. This season, we’re loving the brand’s pretty floral prints and fresh summer colors. Plus, we can’t get enough of the company’s cheerful outdoor finds from furniture to picnic baskets to the prettiest umbrella we’ve seen all summer – our patios are begging for a makeover.

Before you hit the store, check out the best of Pier 1’s new summer goods here:

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Made In The Shade

More than just a pretty cover, this umbrella is made from colorfast, water-repellent fabric and an eucalyptus pole, meaning it will last for summers to come. Catalina Cove Floral Umbrella (7'), $99.95,

What Obamacare Means for You

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It's been about three years in the making, and today, President Obama's hotly anticipated Affordable Healthcare for America Act (aka Obamacare) was upheld by the Supreme Court. Now, tens of millions of Americans without health insurance are expected to have better access to medical care. So what does this landmark decision mean for you (and your significant other)? Here... read more

We Like to Watch: Magic Mike (and 4 Other Summer Movies To Get You In The Mood)

We’ll admit that even though the outside temperatures are rising, sometimes we prefer the cool lure of an air conditioned theatre over the sweltering heat. For those days when the sun gets to be unbearable, we suggest checking out these summer movies. Although we can’t promise they’ll cool you down–if anything they’ll do just the opposite.

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Magic Mike

It's not like they make movies about male strippers everyday so this is first on our must-see list. Plus, any flick that combines the likes of Channing Tatum, Matthew McConaughey and Joe Manganiello is okay in our book. Wait, now that we think about these three ever have their shirts on?

A Quick Fix For Impulse Shoppers

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A beach vacation, weekly pedicures or that coveted blouse you've had your eye on since us, you'd be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn't keep a running wish list of her gotta-have-its. While we're notorious for impulse buying (isn't that what Target is for?), we've been in search of a product, app... read more

Nora Ephron’s Top Quotes On Life, Love & The Pursuit of Junk Food

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Most of us are familiar with her screenplays, yet writer Nora Ephron -- who passed Tuesday evening -- left behind a legacy that will resonate long after her years. Shortly after it was announced she had succumbed to acute myeloid leukemia, fans of Ephron flocked to Twitter and other sites to share their respects of the famed author... read more

Not-So-Smart Spending

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You’d think that between all of the diet foods, weight-loss endorsements, cycling enthusiasts and aspiring yogis, our country is well on our way to healthy. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. In a recent study by Planet Money's Graphing America on NPR , Americans today are spending a majority -- nearly 23% -- of... read more

Trend Report: Teal Accents at Home

Now that summer is in full swing, we’re on the hunt for cheery home decor that won’t break the bank.

This season’s hue of choice is teal, meaning those blue skies will go well with our equally-as-bright interiors. Browse through our festive home picks for inspiration to refashion your home!

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Ombre Soap Dispenser

DKNY Twilight Aqua Liquid Soap Pump, $19.99

Olympic-Sized Crush of the Day: Ryan Lochte

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He's the lesser known equivalent to Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps, but this year, 27-year-old Ryan Lochte is finally making a name for himself. And we can definitely see why. Between rigorous training and multiple endorsement deals -- including Gatorade, Gillette, Ralph Lauren and Speedo -- it's clear that Ryan's been keeping busy in preparation for... read more
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