Hautelinks: Week of 4/26/12

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Okay, these look beyond incredible - definitely making them this weekend: The best chocolate chip cookies EVER, from Cupcakes & Cashmere.

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Interesting article from the Wall Street Journal: Are you as busy as you think? "Checking Facebook five times a day at six minutes a pop adds up to two-and-a-half hours in a workweek." Yikes!

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Okay, this might only be new to me, but I'm obsessed with Lion King-ing! That video makes me unbelievably happy.

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Earth Day may have passed, but this nail art idea that uses real leaves is way too cool not to share.

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Refinery 29 brings you a dreamy recap of Coachella, via Instagram photos.

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Beauty Regrets I Wish I Knew in My 20s. Lucky for us, we still have time to avoid most of these!

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Speaking of beauty, Racked lists their favorite drugstore beauty products of all time. Totally agree on that L'Oreal primer, Cetaphil and Aquaphor!

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From Mental Floss, 9 Regular People Who Became Internet Memes. I had never seen Skateboarding Professor before; brilliant!

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Also from Mental Floss, 11 Early Scathing Reviews of Works Now Considered Masterpieces. Haha, "it is impossible to sell animal stories in the USA."

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Miu Miu Inspired Half Up, Half Down Hair. Super cute tutorial!

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Oh my god this is great: I Would Be SO Good At Writing Nicholas Sparks Novels, from HelloGiggles.

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If you're not much of a fashion risk-taker, Refinery 29's list of trends to try before you die may inspire you to branch out a little.

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Haha, Your Daily Life in Gifs is great. The Nicki Minaj one is my fave.

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If you've ever watched a TV show and wondered how much that family must have paid for their place, you're in luck: Vanity Fair breaks down Carrie Bradshaw's monthly rent payment, among others.

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Ten Amazing Things You Can Do With Coconut Oil, from Good.is. It really is a fantastic deep conditioner!

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This is by far the most eye-opening article I've seen on Cracked in ages, made even better by the fact that it was written by a guy: 5 Ways Modern Men Are Trained to Hate Women.

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Fashionista explains why Victoria Beckham is more funny lady than ice queen. I swear, it's impossible not to like her.

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While none of us here at CF are planning to get married anytime soon, this list of global culinary wedding traditions is just interesting and cool.

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10 Ways to Wear a Silk Scarf, from A Beautiful Mess. Just when I think I've seen them all...

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Stylelist shows you how to get beachy waves with a flat iron. This has been one of my fave hair tricks for years now.

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Cute: Hills star Lauren Conrad did a photo diary of her busy week.