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6 Homemade Takeout Dishes Your Family Will Love

Why spend money on take-out when you can make the same dishes even better at home? These flavorful and family-friendly recipes will one-up your favorite restaurant meals.<p><b>1. Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with lemongrass, ginger, hot …

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Are You Afraid of Detroit?

PHOTO GALLERY<p>Highlights of the D<p>When I told my family that I was going to Detroit, there was a resounding "Why?!" Shocked faces. Mumbles. A well-traveled friend simply said, "Eeew."<p>The media hasn't been too kind to the Motor City, so most people who haven't visited seem to assume it's a wasteland …

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10 Winning Recipes for the Big Game

<b>1. Texas Beef Chili</b><p>With fork-tender chunks of beef enveloped in a deep, spicy and smoky sauce, Texas beef chili is essentially a chili-flavored beef stew. It's a world apart from the typical ground beef chili made with beans and tomatoes. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Grilled Chicken Wings with Seasoned Buffalo</b> …

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8 Chicken Dinners That Are Anything but Boring

<b>1. Thai Minced Chicken Lettuce Cups</b><p>If you like Thai food, you'll love these minced chicken lettuce cups boldly flavored with fresh ginger, lime, chili pepper, fish sauce and brown sugar. The recipe is easy to make with ingredients found at your regular supermarket. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Middle Eastern</b> …

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5 Madly Delicious Ways to Make Meatballs

<b>1. Swedish Meatballs</b><p>Delicate, bite-sized and covered in a light cream gravy -- what's not to love about Swedish meatballs? Spear them with toothpicks for a party or spoon them over lightly buttered egg noodles for dinner. Either way, make extra -- they disappear quickly! <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Chicken</b> …

These 36 questions can make you 'fall in love with anyone'

A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try?<p>The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.<p>The key? To ask someone the 36 questions below - and answer them yourself. Doing this, …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

The High Heel Survival Guide

Party season means countless occasions on which to wear all those sparkly, impractical, towering heels. Here, expert tips and products for getting through the night without winding up as the barefoot girl on the dance floor.<p>Party season means countless occasions on which to wear all those sparkly, …

10 Conversations Every Couple Should Have in the New Year

There are many articles that enumerate the types of conversations every couple needs to have prior to getting married, such as discussing their plans for how to parent, and their perspectives on money and religion. But I believe that there are 10 conversations that every couple needs to have on a …

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How French Women Curb Cravings: This 5-Minute Breakfast

All it takes is six easy ingredients and some je ne sais quoi<p>For a best-selling author who writes books with sharp titles like <i>French Women Don't Get Fat</i> and <i>French Women Don't Get Facelifts</i>, 67-year-old Mireille Guiliano isn't what you'd expect. The former Veuve Clicquot CEO is instantly warm and …

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

Literally Just 100+ Date Ideas So You And Bae Will Never Be Bored Again

You are the master of date night.<p><b>1. Go to a pumpkin patch.</b> It's autumn, it's romantic, and then, at the end, you get to use knives in a fun way!<p><b>2. Go on a museum date.</b> Art! And staring at things instead of talking.<p><b>3. Have dinner and see a movie.</b> Eating food and watching someone tell you stories is …

Makeup How-To: Zoe Saldana's Beautiful Smoky Eye

Prepare to pin the hell out of this look.<p>Actress Zoe Saldana looked STUNNING in her subtle smoky eye at the 2014 Met Gala. Want to copy her gorgeous look? Here's how you can recreate it on your own thanks to this how-to from makeup artist Lauren Cosenza.<p><b>1. Line your eyes with a black gel liner, and</b> …

Celebrity Fitness: Gunnar Peterson Online Workout

Gunnar Peterson has trained the bods of stars such as Jennifer Lopez, Angelina Jolie, and Sofia Vergara. Now you can be on that list too—and you don't even have to leave your house (<i>or</i> spend beaucoup bucks on a new gym membership or personal trainer).<p>That's because Gunnar has just announced The …

Serenity's In Season In St. Barths

Head to the Caribbean coast for your next spa vacation.<p>Farm-to-table ventures have been the big thing in food culture for years. Now, that locavore philosophy is expanding into the beauty world. Namely, at Le Sereno, one of St. Barth's premiere boutique hotels. The hotel, designed by Parisian …

9 Hacks For Using Your Phone Abroad Without Racking Up A Giant Phone Bill

Smartphones have revolutionized the way we travel. From staying in touch with folks back home to apps of all sorts, our phones play a big role in 21st-century travel... but they also can be <i>really</i> expensive.<p>But they don't have to be. These nine hacks will save you money and improve your mobile …

5 Beauty Apps to Try

From virtually trying on makeup to ordering a hairstylist to your doorstep, these are the best beauty apps to download now.<p>1. <b>L'Oreal Makeup Genius</b><br>L'Oreal's new app is a game-changer for any beauty lover. Gone are the days of visiting drugstores or makeup counters to try on countless smudges of …

Sambal Chicken Skewers

4 Servings<p>Kebabs get a bad rap. (Decades of alternating zucchini coins and cherry tomatoes can do that.) But this Asian take, with a spicy, sticky glaze, makes for a very convincing comeback.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1/2 cup unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1/3 cup hot chili …

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Your Sunscreen Could Be Worse For You Than The Sun

During the summer months (and throughout the rest of the year) we’re cautioned to use sunscreen at all times in order to protect our skin from the …

10 Simple Hacks For Packing A Suitcase

Packing for a long trip can be problematic: you don't want to bring along too much and have to lug around a heavy bag, but you also don't want to pack too little and end up forgetting a crucial item.<p>Here are 10 tips to make packing easy.<p>1. Roll clothing up and then use air-compression plastic bags …

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Get That Life: How I Opened My Own Clothing Boutique

<i>Walk into Olive boutique in Austin and you feel like you've stepped into a perfectly Instagrammed photo on your favorite style blog. Cowhide rugs splay across the floors of the bungalow building, and racks of clothes — mostly pieces from independent designers and some choice vintage finds — line</i> …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Exercise 1 Basic Workout: Plank<p>Starting at the top of a pushup position, bend your elbows and lower yourself down until you can shift your weight from your hands to your forearms. Your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs (imagine someone is about to punch you in the gut) and hold for …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

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California's top experiences

From towering redwood forests in foggy Northern California to perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches in the south, this 'Golden State' alongside the Pacific simply begs to be explored.<p>Come for the landscape, stay for the sensational meals, and glimpse the future in the making on America's creative coast.<p>…

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White Pizza Pull Apart Bread

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread. (aka, an embarrassingly easy summer snack.)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2014 99<p>Today’s dish is really just a math lesson.<p>How …

21 Chic Looks for Your Mid-Length ‘Do

We have a conundrum: What exactly is mid-length hair? It seems to mean many things to many people, so in the interest of ease (and options), we’re gonna go for a broader spectrum — from the tops of the shoulders to a few inches below the collarbone. If you’re trying to grow out an ill-informed …

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5 Ways To Upgrade Your Rental

Landlords giveth, and they taketh away. Though they're typically the ones that hand over keys to the apartments we love, they're also decor …

10 Best-Ever Burgers for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day around the corner, it’s time to start grilling. Here are 10 juicy, delicious burger recipes to celebrate the unofficial start of …