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How the Oreo Was Invented

In 1890, a group of eight large New York City bakeries combined to form the New York Biscuit Company and built a giant six-story factory in West Chelsea. Eight years later, they merged with their competitor, Chicago's American Biscuit and Manufacturing to form an even larger conglomerate – the National Biscuit Company, but the factory and headquarters remained in Chelsea. In 1901, the National Biscuit Company put their abbreviated company name on a box of wafers for the first time – Nabisco.

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The Single Girl's Guide to Not Wasting Food

I heard a crazy statistic recently… that Americans toss more than 35 million tons of uneaten groceries every year . This shocked me, but when considering my own personal struggle with food waste, as a person who cooks just for herself, it doesn’t surprise me

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This Bodysuit is What Dreams Are Made of

Fleur du Mal Chat Noir Lace Bodysuit ($395) in Noir

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Under $30: Comfy and Cute Ballet Flats

Cooperative Soft Ballet Flats ($29.99) in Rose

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Why Being Nice Is the BEST Thing You Can Do for Your Career

If you are a woman with a career—or perhaps if you are any human being plugged into the Internet or the world at large—then you know that there has been an ongoing conversation about how women can truly get ahead in their careers with so many odds stacked against them.

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Lena Dunham Achieves New Levels of Cool for Her Latest Magazine Cover

It's a big day in the world of magazines: first, Kim Kardashian barely looks like herself on the new cover of  Love  magazine, and now: we have Girls  creator Lena Dunham looking cooler than ever on the February issue of  Elle. 

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The Unconventional Layering Piece You Need to Own

Carven Poplin Stripe Lace Collar ($170) in Anthracite

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Under $50: Janitor Keys be Gone

Artemis Mini Leather Key Holder ($44) in Light Brown

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Olivia Palermo Thinks It's Boring to Dress Like This

When a style icon of Olivia Palermo's stature doles out fashion advice, you know it's worthwhile. Palermo's sartorial words of wisdom came in the form of a feature interview with Flare Magazine, in which she discusses everything from her take on social media at fashion shows (put your phones away and focus!), to her long-term goal of owning a skiwear brand. When the interview turned to the topic of head-to-runway looks, Palermo proclaimed, "how boring!"

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Tip of the Day: Recipe to the Perfect Weekend Outfit

Style Tip:  Team up your favorite denim jacket with a white sweater and slouchy trousers.

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