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Kayla Levy

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    The Best Face Masks for Every SituationFrom a trip to the grocery store to a four-hour flight.
  2. recommended by experts
    Everything You Need to Bring to College During COVID-19, According to StudentsIncluding noise-canceling headphones and instant oatmeal.
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    Everything You Need to Get Into Macramé, According to Artists“If you can tie it into a knot, you can tie it into your macramé piece.”
  4. celebrity shopping
    What the Creators of Black-Owned Brooklyn Can’t Live Without“We order them by the dozen — I would not order fewer than that because you’ll be disappointed when you eat them really quickly.”
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    Everything You Need to Get Into Weaving, According to ArtistsIncluding fluffy fibers and easy-to-use looms.
  6. recommended by experts
    Everything You Need to Picnic, According to Picnic ProfessionalsIncluding a gingham-toned granny cart and set of trash bags.
  7. recommended by experts
    An Absolute Beginners’ Guide to Hiking, According to Hiking ExpertsFrom the best app for choosing a trail, down to the most supportive shoes.
  8. the urbanist
    The Urbanist’s Guide to the Beaches of New JerseyHow to best navigate everything from parking to beach tags.
  9. dad week
    The Best Father’s Day Gifts for Bird-watching DadsFrom a pair of status binoculars to illustrated field guides.
  10. giving back
    39 Items That Give (Mostly All) Proceeds to Organizations Fighting RacismFrom a natural clay mask to a print of queer, Black model Enam Asiama, (mostly) all proceeds from these items go to organizations fighting racism.
  11. dad week
    The Best Father’s Day Gifts, According to Outdoorsy DadsFrom a classy pocketknife to a tent he can stand up in.
  12. recommended by experts
    How to Protest Safely During a PandemicIf you plan to join a protest for the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor, here’s everything you need to know.
  13. painless shopping
    The 19 Best Plants to Buy From Amazon’s (Continuously Growing) SelectionEverything from aloe vera to fiddle-leaf figs to orchids and ZZs.
  14. explainers
    How to Throw a Zoom Bat MitzvahTips for pulling off this important rite of passage remotely, from implementing virtual l’dor v’dors to tracking down Torahs from shuttered shtiebels.
  15. mother's day 2020
    Mother’s Day Gifts for Two-Mom Families (According to Moms Themselves)Gifts that celebrate their partnership and family structure this Mother’s — or Mothers’ — Day.
  16. recommended by experts
    Everything You Need to Feel Okay Right Now, According to Therapists“I like to let people know that it is completely normal right now to feel a full range of emotions in a single day.”
  17. recommended by experts
    How to Learn a New Language at Home, According to Language ExpertsIncluding conversational programs, grammar review videos, and worthwhile textbooks, recommended by language professors and polyglots alike.
  18. trust me i should know
    Everything I Used to Work From Home While Living With 4 RoommatesThe white noise machine, calendar, and headphones that help us stay accountable as co-workers and roommates.
  19. strategist investigates
    The Park Slope Food Co-op Freezer Coat Has Been Spotted Outside the Co-opSo far at the Greenmarket, a Lower East Side gallery, and a Bushwick bar called Birdy’s.
  20. the drugstore project
    Everything I Used to Treat Lice While Living With 27 Other PeopleSpoiler alert: No one else got it.
  21. the drugstore project
    109 Famous People on Their 149 Favorite Drugstore ProductsIncluding Kourtney Kardashian’s go-to cold remedy, the candy Steph Curry eats by the handful, and a hand sanitizer used by no fewer than five celebs.
  22. gifts they might actually want
    8 People From the Rachel Comey Sample Sale on What They Want for the HolidaysSophie Buhai scrunchies and Le Creuset Dutch ovens, apparently.
  23. cyber monday 2019
    If You Buy One Thing Today, Make It Our Favorite Australian Work BootsThe Strategist hive mind agrees that Blundstones are a go-to boot.
  24. this thing's incredible
    The Night-light That Got Me (and 20-Plus Party Guests) Through a BlackoutIt also doubles as a flashlight and USB phone charger long after the power goes out.
  25. trust me i should know
    Yes, My Shoes Are for Kids—and They Cost Half As Much As Identical Adult StylesI’ve bought perfect-fitting kids’ Hunter boots, Stan Smiths, Chacos, and more that cost way less than their identical adult styles.
  26. teeth week
    28 Famous People on All the Things They Use to Keep Their Teeth CleanIncluding Ryan Reynolds’s go-to toothbrush, Alicia Silverstone’s mouthwash, and Olivia Wilde’s favorite dental floss.