Bijou Allard

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Why Heathrow is Ramping Up its Personal Shopping Service

London’s Heathrow airport debuted a number of retail firsts when its revamped Terminal 2 opened in early July, with both UK department store John …

Two for One

When a skirt becomes a dress…<p>Olivia Palermo is not one to take a look straight off the runway to the streets. She flips it, reverses it and makes it her own. Her latest ensemble captured in NYC involves a Zara skirt worn as a dress, with a bright, oversized vest layered on top. Neutral Aquazarra …

On the Street……Cortona, Italy

I love the knits and denim skirt but it’s all about the attitude.

Skirts

Skin-Care Secrets From Around The World

From the pristine, blue waters of Greece to the skyscrapers of Tokyo, the world we live in is a vast and (at times) overwhelmingly varied place. …

Can Communicating Only With Emojis Improve Your Relationship?

Photo: Courtesy of Alex Goldmark.<p>By now, emojis spill out of us with the same frequency as letters of the alphabet when we're texting. We couldn't …

Kim Kardashian and Tyra Banks Had a Twinsie Jumpsuit Moment

Last night, two of America's top divas ventured out in almost matching, revealing, black jumpsuits. For an event held in L.A. by Violet Grey founder Cassandra Huysentruyt, Kim Kardashian chose a gravity-defying look that left us—some 3000-odd miles away—<i>sweating</i> due to its high nip-slip potential. …

Style throwback: the 17 best Emmys dresses of all time

Blueberry, Ginger, and Kefir Smoothie Recipe

A thick, frosty blueberry shake made with frozen kefir cubes and spicy fresh ginger. The kefir cubes, which make the smoothie cold and creamy without watering down the flavor like regular ice cubes, can be made in advance and stored in a ziploc freezer bag.<p><b>Note:</b> Be sure to select plain, whole-milk …

Zucchini Agrodolce

I suspect we've talked about this before. I fight a losing battle to keep my kitchen under control. Looking at the counter tops this morning I see - …

Buttery Gluten-Free Corn Cookies Recipe

These flavorful corn cookies take a page from the <i>Momofuku Milk Bar</i> cookbook, combining freeze-dried corn powder and a whole lot of butter for a sweet dessert somewhere between buttery corn on the cob and a buttery bowl of Cap'n Crunch.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Finely ground cornmeal and corn "powder", …

Bánh Mì-Inspired Breakfast Sandwiches

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: With a little help from an English muffin, bánh mì can join your breakfast table -- no pork belly</i> …

Breakfast

The Best Fresh Tomato Sauce Recipe

The key to this amazingly rich yet fresh-tasting sauce, made from perfect summertime tomatoes, is that it's a blend of three different sauces. A homemade oven-baked tomato paste is deeply sweet and rich, a classic tomato sauce provides bulk and flavor, and, finally a splash of barely cooked tomato …

Gluten-Free Peach and Oat Pancakes

Caramelized Peach and Oat Pancakes<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 15 mins<br>• Cook Time: 15 mins<br>• Total Time: 30 minutes<br>• Yield: 2 to 4<br>• Category: …

Summer Vegetable and Glass Noodle Salad

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: The only logical end to a scorching summer day is a reward of cold noodles.</i><p>This noodle salad, based on the Vietnamese vermicelli variety, has a brilliant, surprising …

Recipes

Polish Summer Soba Salad From 'Salad Samurai'

Buckwheat is the pseudo-grain (actually a seed) most associated with Eastern European cooking, often found as kasha or in blinis. It's also the flour used in Japanese soba noodles. So why, WHY, is this killer salad from Terry Hope Romero's new vegan cookbook, <i>Salad Samurai,</i> the first place I've seen …

Chester Gerl's Squid with Watercress Salsa Verde

<i>All week long, the GrowNYC team will be sharing recipes from The Greenmarket Cookbook -- and giving away one copy each day. Now get to the market, and make the most of summer's brightest produce before the season is over.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>This squid -- paired with a peppery salsa verde -- blows all others out</i> …

Salsa

Gianduia Semifreddo (Chocolate-Hazelnut Frozen Dessert)

<i>Today: Piedmont's signature chocolate-hazelnut flavor, whipped into an easy frozen treat.</i><p>This wonderfully retro frozen dessert is just as suited for a night in as it is for entertaining -- it's cozy, elegant, and can easily be made in advance.<p>In a 1987 interview (I did say retro) for the New York …

Dessert

12 Frozen Fruit Desserts

Let’s set aside the soul-revealing debate of chocolate versus vanilla ice cream for a moment and turn to fruit instead. And what better way to enjoy summer fruit than by creating a delicious frozen treat out of it? Sure, pies, crumbles, and everything in between are great for showcasing sweet …

Ice Cream

Matcha Spelt Madeleine

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2014 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>http://schneiderchen.de | © 2014 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>These buttery …

Roasted Fennel Pesto With Fennel Fronds, Toasted Almonds, and Garlic Recipe

Roasted fennel bulb, raw fennel fronds, toasted almonds, olive oil, and garlic are the keys to this flavorful pesto variation. It's good on...well, just about everything.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 cup chopped fennel bulb from one medium bulb (about 4 ounces)1 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus …

Tomato Tart

My sister Betsy just left yesterday after a nice, long visit and while she was here, we did our share of cooking and eating. And cooking. And eating. …

Michael Ruhlman's Pasta with Tomato Water, Basil, and Garlic

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Tomatoes do double duty in the summer's best pasta -- and it all comes together in the time it takes to set the table.</i><p>Spaghetti with fresh tomatoes, basil, …

Italian Food

Lemon Curd Layer Cake From 'The Ginger & White Cookbook'

Light layers of sponge cake sandwich bright, citrusy lemon curd in this cake from <i>The Ginger & White Cookbook</i>. The cakes bake up quickly and cleanly in springform pans, while the curd comes together on the stove. It's simple, but doesn't look that way, which is sure to impress a teatime guest.<p><b>Why</b> …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world including scenes from the streets of Ferguson, Ukraine and a very hungry shark

Meta Mugshot: 19-Year-Old Poses for Mugshot Wearing Shirt Featuring His Last Mugshot

Nothing like a good T-Shirt to spruce up a mugshot right? Well, maybe not, but in the case of 19-year-old Robert Burt of Pittsfield, Maine the shirt …

Omote Projection Mapped Facial Animations Are Creepy, Cool

If you've ever seen a crazy animation projected onto the side of a building, you've encountered projection mapping. It's a technique that's exploded …

GIF YouTube Easily Converts YouTube Clips to Your Favorite Animated Format

GIF YouTube is the YouTube-to-GIF converter we’ve all been waiting for… well, GIF lovers at any rate. It uses the ‘do one thing well’ mentality to …

NatGeo Photographers List the Strange and Horrifying Things that Have Happened to Them On Assignment

<i>The Photo Society</i>, a website run by a collection of <i>National Geographic</i> photographers, took the time a while back to put together a wonderful little …

Images of Felines Morphed with Their Owners in Photo Series 'Undercats'

Do you agree with the observation of some that pets eventually resemble their owners? Well Sebastian Magnani makes a pretty strong case for that …