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The Creamiest Aioli

In this aioli recipe by L.A. chef Suzanne Goin, she provides this tip: "Add a thin drizzle of oil and whisk like crazy."<p>Ingredients<p>1 large egg yolk<p>1 small garlic clove, finely grated<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt plus more<p>1/4 cup grapeseed oil<p>1/4 cup good-quality extra-virgin olive oil<p>Pinch of cayenne …


Tecate Skirt-Steak Tacos

Any fairly thin cut of beef will work with this marinade; try flank or New York strip.<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound skirt steak, silver skin removed, cut into 6-inch pieces<p>1 12-ounce can pale lager (such as Tecate)<p>4 tablespoons fresh lime juice, divided<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more<p>¼ teaspoon freshly …


How to Nail It for Spring

W editors share the season's top coats—from cool nudes to shimmering metallics.<p>1/10<p>"I love Essie's 'Sugar Daddy' or 'Hi Maintenance’—both are a very light pink that feels fresh and goes with everything." – Rickie De Sole, Fashion Market and Accessories Director<p>Essie nail polish, $8.50,


7 Best Fries for Weight Loss

Here at Eat This, Not That!, we're all about no-sacrifice slim-down strategies.<p>One of our biggest strategies: Don't deny yourself. Find healthier …

One Top Nail Artist Reveals The Secret to Achieving a Killer Mani

Plus her 5 favorite products.<p><i>In our 10th annual celebration of the world's top makeup, hair, and skin-care pros, we share their secrets—from the season's most flattering lipstick shade to the one easy trick for bombshell hair—no appointment required. Today: nails.</i><p><b>The Nail Gun:</b> Lucia Cheptene<p><b>Home</b> …

9 Delicious Dressings That Make Anything Taste Awesome

It's all about the dressing. These homemade salad dressings are so delicious, you'll want to eat them with a spoon.<p><b>1. Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing</b><p>Cool, creamy, tangy and garlicky, this homemade ranch dressing tastes so much better than the mass-produced bottled stuff in grocery stores. Try it …

The 24-Hour Flat Stomach Meal Plan

6 Easy, Healthy Meals You Can Make in a Mason Jar

You can now retire the rest of your kitchen tools.<p>Cooking is overrated. And by that, of course, we mean laboring over a meal. Which is why we love mason jar meals. They’re ridiculously quick and easy to make. Stack them in your fridge, or throw them in your purse—these six dishes (er, jars) are …

Packing Tips From Travel Experts

<i>By Shoko Wanger, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Whether it's a scent, a special snack, or a specific pair of shoes, everyone has something they're always sure to bring with them on a trip. Here, seven frequent travelers (and expert packers) share what they'd never leave home without.<p>Photo by Tahiti</b> …

Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas


29 AWESOME Wedding Bands To Fit Your Style

<i>This post was originally published in February 2015.</i><p>First comes love, then comes marriage. That's the standard sequence of events in everyone's …

These Flourless Cake Recipes Make Gluten-Free Desserts Real Easy To Love

With so much attention on gluten-free diets and recipes these days, flour's been getting a bad rap. We'll defend flour any day -- we're just not going to do that here today. No, today we're going flourless all the way, and that's because sometimes flourless chocolate cakes can be even better than …

Flourless Chocolate Cake

3-Ingredient Flourless Chocolate Cake<p>Easy40 mins<p>This past Valentine’s Day, I decided to remake a golden oldie from the blog to share with my friends. …


The 24 Fashion Essentials You'll Need in 2015

We're not claiming to be psychic or anything, but if the spring 2015 runways were any indication, we're in for a pretty great year in fashion. And as we all know, a good year needs to be welcomed in <i>style</i>. This year, give trends like ruffle and fringe a try, mixed in with wardrobe classics like …

Food Preservation

Healthy Comfort Food: Loaded Sweet Potato Recipe

When the weather takes a turn for the worse, it's nice to curl up with a big ol' bowl of comfort food. Now you can, with this inspired recipe for loaded baked sweet potatoes from health and nutrition expert Arielle Haspel. The best part is you can leave the guilt behind—this recipe is loaded with …

37 Dream Engagement Rings You Haven't Seen

You can’t put a price on love. When it comes to setting that love in stone, however, you may have a specific number in mind. You and your partner …

We just really want the brussels sprout and potato hash that @juliakramer made this morning.


Butternut Squash and Goat Cheese Hand Pies Recipe

1<p>Reduce the oven heat to 400°F. Line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>2<p>Divide the chilled dough into 8 to 10 pieces. On a floured …


Pecan, Bourbon, and Butterscotch Bread Pudding

As if the butterscotch wasn't enough, we packed this bread pudding recipe with pecan and bourbon. Yep. Bourbon.<p>Ingredients<p>Butterscotch Sauce<p>1 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup light corn syrup<p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt<p>1/2 cup heavy cream<p>1 tablespoon bourbon …


Our Favorite Pasta Recipes

Italian Food

85 Homemade Pasta Sauce Recipes That Aren't Marinara

These non-marinara, creative pasta recipes will come in handy when you want to give red sauce a rest.


55 Creative Rice Recipes For Our Favorite Pantry Staple