Deidre Grieves

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7 Beauty Hacks to Make the Most of Your Makeup

When shopping online or visiting cosmetic counters or specialty retailers, women are faced with a staggering amount of products and choices. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed. But before you empty your wallet to try that new contour powder or that trendy lipstick color, take stock of what you have and consider using your makeup in multiple ways. The following seven beauty hacks will show you how to get creative and make the most of your makeup.

Discussing the paranormal with author Steve Volk

Volk put his journalistic skills to use and spent three years researching paranormal phenomena from a variety of angles and sources. The author's quest to understand and examine the unexplainable has its roots in his childhood. Volk grew up hearing the tale of "The Family Ghost," a potential spirit that haunted his house and family when he was just six years old. "I'd say the family ghost story left me with a perpetually open mind, but not so open that my brain has fallen out," says Volk. "And

Heart Broke Folk

In a back dressing room of the Tin Angel, William Fitzsimmons winces noticeably when asked how long ago it all happened.  “It was a couple of years ago,” he said.  “So, it’s still really fresh.” The bearded Illinois musician is referring to his divorce—an event described in detail on his heart-wrenching new album The Sparrow and The Crow. But to pigeonhole him as just another broken-hearted folksinger who writes sad songs would be doing him a disservice.