How This Fashion-Turned-Wellness Entrepreneur Used Chocolate To Heal Herself

After eighteen years of working in the fast-paced fashion industry left her rife with exhaustion, anxiety, inflammation and illness, Candice Puthawala walked away—and healed herself with chocolate. Her brand, Beauty Bar Chocolate, was founded during her time at culinary school, when her meditation practice guided her to create her own brand of sugar-free wellness chocolate that … Read more How This Fashion-Turned-Wellness Entrepreneur Used Chocolate To Heal Herself

What you see on Instagram is fake: Plus-sized models reveal how Photoshop is used to deceive

“Swipe for reality.” With these three words, Diana Sirokai and Callie Thorpe are sending a powerful message to women: Don’t believe everything you see on social media. UK-based plus-sized models, social media stars and friends, size 16 Sirokai, from London, and size 24 Thorpe, from Wales, recently posted two powerful black-and-white photos on their Instagram accounts — one edited … Read more What you see on Instagram is fake: Plus-sized models reveal how Photoshop is used to deceive

DA: Boston attorney stole from clients, used firm to fund extravagant lifestyle

A Boston attorney charged with swindling nearly $250,000 from clients, associates and even an intern-turned-girlfriend and using the money for a life of luxury has been held on $1 million bail. Wassem Amin, 31, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to 26 charges including credit card application fraud, larceny, money laundering and forgery. Prosecutors say he used … Read more DA: Boston attorney stole from clients, used firm to fund extravagant lifestyle

Vatican investigates claim hospital funds used to refurbish cardinal’s flat

The Vatican said on Thursday it is investigating two former officials over claims money meant for a children’s hospital was used to refurbish a cardinal’s luxury apartment. Costly work at former Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone’s flat — seeming to clash with Pope Francis’s recommendations that church officials live as modestly as he … Read more Vatican investigates claim hospital funds used to refurbish cardinal’s flat