Hautelinks: Week of 3/17/11

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First and foremost, I'm sure you guys have all heard by now, but last week's earthquake and tsunami have absolutely devastated thousands of citizens in Japan. Any donation you can give will make a big difference, so please help however you can - visit the Red Cross website for info.

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Speaking of Japan, there's SO much info out there, but this video from CNN does a great job of explaining what's happening with the nuclear reactors and why people are so concerned.

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On a much, much lighter note... whether you're already rocking long locks or trying to grow your hair out, these pro tips on caring for long hair are must-reads.

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InStyle lists some hot spring accessories trends you'll want to try! They also did a great video breaking down the hottest fashion and beauty trends for spring.

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Can you guess how many pairs of shoes the average woman owns? How does your collection stack up?

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Because I'm Addicted had two link-worthy posts this week! First, see these scans of H&M's Spring '11 magazine - love the easy, laid-back pieces. Second, check out this recipe for blackberry crumb bars and just try not to drool!

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Did you know that Grace Coddington once quit Vogue? HuffPost Style tells you why.

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We're all guilty of stealing clothes from our respective guys, but beauty products? BellaSugar says yes, listing seven grooming products you might want to borrow from his stash.

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50 Things You Should Do This Summer - because it's never too early to start making plans for those four months of freedom.

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Got a birthday coming up? If so, bookmark this list of the best freebies you can get on your b-day!

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Lifehacker shows you how to stop overspending on your credit cards - SO important for college students.

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Also from Lifehacker and also important for, well, everyone: How to Live Forever.

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Cute and informative! 15 Reasons Why Mr. Rogers was the Best Neighbor Ever.

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Does your school have its own "unofficial" holidays? USA Today College discusses how these celebrations are causing strained relations between colleges and their respective towns.

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Just because it's unbelievably windy out, that doesn't mean all the hard work done you've done on your locks has to go to waste. Stylelist gives you a list of ways to help weatherproof your hair.

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Refinery 29 has tips on how to get ready in 5 minutes!

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CollegeCandy did a great post for girls who aren't sure whether or not to stay in a relationship: 10 Reasons You Should Break It Off.

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Love this: I Am Giving Up Being an Insecure Head Case for Lent. Amen!

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And okay, although Lent has already started, this is just a great post: 10 Things College Girls Should Give Up for Lent.

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Bangs are more versatile than you think - BellaSugar shows you 10 different ways to style yours.

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If you're a budding fashion designer, NBC is casting for a new designer competition show...

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J'adore these gorgeous peep-toe wedges for spring!

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Haha, Refinery 29 shows you how to wear polo shirts without looking like a caddy.

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Video proof that People Are Awesome!

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I have to say, this totally freaks me out: Zombie Ants Controlled by Fungus. Seriously scary to think about.

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Perhaps the only thing scarier than zombie ants? Stage mom-backed 12 year old popstar wannabes and the creepy guys trying to cash in on them. See: The Music Factory That's Creating The World's Saddest Teen Music.

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This interview with Erin McKenna (of BabyCakes bakery fame!) is totally inspiring, whether you're entrepreneurial or just love cupcakes (or both!).

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Also inspring: Are You Showing Up for Your Life?