Alyssa Garcia

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Chocolate Candy Cane Gooey Butter Cookies

Shares 355<p>Recipe At-A-Glance<p>Part cookie, part fudge, Chocolate Candy Cane Gooey Butter Cookies are a rich and decadent way to celebrate the …

Candy Cane Brownies - Oleander + Palm

If you are curious to see how far my blog has come. You can look back at this post from 4 years ago to just see how much better my photography has …

Suki Waterhouse’s Boho Braids and Slept-In Waves: How to Weave a Trend into Your Trademark Look

From the slicked-back fishtails at Suno in New York to the pixie-dusted buns at Phoebe English in London, the braids of Fashion Week have been as dreamy as they are maddeningly difficult to achieve without a trip to the salon. Leave it to the eternally bedheaded <b>Suki Waterhouse</b> to bring a conceptual …

The 10 Trendiest Haircuts For Winter 2017

Go a little shorter ahead of a long winter.<p>You know what they say: when the temperature drops, it's time for a chop. Okay, maybe nobody says that, but the sentiment still holds true. There's no better way to gear up for a new season than with a hair transformation, either big or small. Ahead, 10 of …

New on Netflix Streaming: January 2015

With the new year comes a slew of new movies and TV shows on Netflix, and everyone's favorite streaming service is adding some great titles in January 2015.<p>On the movie side, a bevy of box-office heavyweights are being added to the instant mix, including Disney's live-action "101 Dalmatians," Jim …

The Absolute Best Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies

Almost everybody has their favourite chocolate chip cookie recipe. Some people swear by it, that there simply is no better possible chocolate chip …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake!

I think I may have found something better than a chocolate chip cookies…?! Just to be sure though, I’ll have to eat about 3 more pans of this …

Winter Is Coming: Time To Switch Up Your Skin Care

As a wise, strapping warrior once warned: "Winter is coming." While you may not have White Walkers to fear while braving the elements, harsh cold can …

5 Perfect Pumpkin Recipes Just in Time For the Holidays

<b>1. Perfect Pumpkin Bread</b><p>I've tried many pumpkin bread recipes over the years, but none as good as this one. It's easy -- just a bit of mixing and stirring, pop it in the oven, and, in about an hour, you'll have a house smelling of sweet autumn spices and two scrumptious, pumpkiny loaves. <b>GET THE</b> …

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 …

33 Celebrity Brunette Shades We Love

The best dark hair in Hollywood.<p>The beauty of brown hair is its gorgeous versatility. An earthy base can be transformed into a glossy espresso, lightened to a warm honey, tinted red, or turned ombré. Click through our edit of the prettiest brunettes to get inspired before your next color …

Halloween Skin Care Treats That Are Anything But Spooky

By David Pollock for GalTime.com<p>During October, it's easy to get lost in childhood memories of Halloween. The costumes! The candy! The scary movies!<p>But when was the last time you really celebrated the holiday?<p>Here's an idea - have a "Mummy" Halloween party! After the kids hit the hay, ask your …

The Bangs Styling Trick That'll Give You Supermodel Cheekbones

Bangs always seem like a great idea... until we <i>actually</i> have them.<p>One of the most common frustrations with fringe is that as it grows out, it starts to appear mismatched with the rest of your hair. But according to Rodney Cutler, celebrity stylist and Cutler/Redken salon owner, the right cut and …

The 20 Most Incredible Houses in Movies

Whether real or created through movie magic, we've rounded up our all-time favorite historic homes featured in films.<p>Whether real or created through movie magic, we've rounded up our all-time favorite historic homes featured in films—if only there was an Oscar for Best Supporting House! <i>Via</i> …

45,000-Year-Old Bone Pinpoints Era of Human-Neanderthal Sex

DNA from an ancient man in Siberia shows how Stone Age people spread into Asia.<p>Unearthed by an ivory carver from a Siberian riverbank, a man's 45,000-year-old thigh bone reveals when people first mated with Neanderthals, an international genetics team reports Wednesday.<p>The Ust'-Ishim man's thigh …

15 Winter Coats That Are Actually Affordable

OK, we admit it: Our online shopping baskets are almost NEVER empty in the winter.<p>Winter coats are a crucial wardrobe staple, especially in places where the polar vortex makes its presence known with its freezing temperatures. We're not forecasters and we can't predict this year's weather, but we …

Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai to Obama: Stop Arming the World

Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who won the Nobel Peace Prize — and was shot in the head by the Taliban — for advocating girls' education, told President Barack Obama he could "change the world" if only he'd send books instead of guns to other countries, she said Tuesday.<p>"My message was very …

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