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7 Myths Nutritionists Wish You'd Stop Believing

<i>There's a lot of misinformation out there, but dietitian Julie Upton, MS, RD, of Appetite For Health, is here to shed light on seven nutritional myths that could mess with your weight-loss efforts and your health.</i><p>The Internet is like the Wild West when it comes to nutrition information: anything …

21 Things You Should Know About Painting Your Nails

From the basics to the top-secret tricks.<p><b>1. Three strokes are all you need.</b> As you're painting your nails, it's best if you use three strokes to apply the polish. "First, you want to dip the brush into the bottle and get a decent-sized bead of polish at the edge of your brush," nail pro Simcha …

Surprise! Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat

Hello Kitty! You have seen her on your eight-year-old cousin’s backpack and your college roommate’s tote bag (“I . . . uh, got this when I was younger!”), on a dress worn by Lady Gaga and the track list of Avril Lavigne’s most recent album. Hello Kitty has become something of a behemoth, reportedly …

How to Make Arepas, with a Helpful GIF

Chef Ryan Pera's arepas are his easy Sunday meal of choice, packed with leftovers or farm-fresh produce. Here's how to make them<p>To make chef <b>Ryan Pera</b>’s arepas, buy the right kind of masa. You want <b>arepa flour</b> (a.k.a. masarepa, made from cooked and milled corn), not masa harina (dried corn flour). …

New Yorkers for Children Fall Gala

See the best looks from the annual fall gala.<p>Last night the chicest New Yorkers turned out in high style despite the rainy weather to support New Yorkers for Children's annual Fall Gala honoring Estee Lauder's John Demsey and the New York Giant's Justin Tuck. Guests including Aerin Lauder, models …

Do Wild Animals Get Drunk and High On Purpose?

5 Tips for Better Gas Grilling

Tom Mylan, one of America's most influential young butchers, shares his 5 must-knows of gas grilling.<p><i>Tom Mylan, one of America's most influential</i> …

Grilled Skirt Steak Skewers {Extra Tender!}

Breaking in the Grill with Grilled Skirt Steak<p>Ah, that time of year in which you dust off the grill, vacuum out the cobwebs, scare away any critters …

What We're Cooking for Memorial Day

From ribs to potato salad, here are 12 cookout-friendly recipes BA staffers are making for Memorial Day.<p>Hallelujah, it's finally Memorial Day weekend! And you know what that means: <i>BA</i> staffers are doing some serious cooking. From barbecued ribs to homemade mayo for potato salad, here's what we'll be …