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16 Things Preventing You From Having Perfect Skin

Your skin is basically an ill-tempered five-year-old: cranky, high-maintenance, and takes things personally. Every time you do something wrong, it fires back by going dull, breaking out, and showing signs of aging. Here are 16 things you might be doing that are holding you back from the glowing, …

How Ford Models Changed the Face of Beauty

The little-known story behind a pair of young newlyweds in post–World War II Manhattan who launched the era of the supermodel.<p>When Eileen Otte and Jerry Ford eloped to San Francisco in November 1944, in the midst of World War II, it was hardly surprising that Jerry should declare his profession as …

The Arts

Different Solutions

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The Easiest Morning Coffee Fix Is Primula's Cold Brew Bottle

Make cold brew while you sleep with Primula's sleek to-go bottle.<p>At $4 for a 16-oz. <b>cold brew</b> at my local coffee shop, I know the smarter budget choice is to make it at home. But I find myself dragging at the thought of having to grind a whole bag of beans, soak them for 24 hours, then painstakingly …

Coffee

'Fat bombs': food fad or diet essential?

Healthy fats are all the rage - so much so that heavy cream, butter and oil rolled into bite-sized portions are being touted as a nutritious snack<p>Protein and energy "balls" have been the chosen pick-me-up for the health-conscious for a number of years now. Fans of the little spheres - a …

Cooking

Essential Shanghai Street Food: 14 Must-Eat Dishes

With a population of more than 24 million, Shanghai isn't just the biggest city in China, it's also the nation's street food epicenter. In part that's thanks to the area's compelling food culture—the city sits in the Yangtze River Delta where it meets the Yellow Sea, and the often sweet, oily …

The 21 Best Diners in America

By: Kevin Alexander and Liz Childers<p>A quality diner is like a minor league utility player: always ready in an emergency, does a few things well, and tends to have long experience spending time in weird, little towns. Our search to find these places took us all over the country, from the oldest …

La Jolla

10 Best Doughnut Shops in the U.S.

From Homer Simpson to the now-ubiquitous cronut, doughnuts have long occupied a special place in the heart of American popular culture. In recent years, however, this sweet, starchy treat has become a favorite of discerning foodies, with new shops popping up around the country, offering a selection …

Top Five Reasons Park City, Utah Is a Foodie Mecca

Mention Park City, Utah and visions of powder-covered slopes, summertime mountain biking, the 2002 Winter Olympics, and the annual Sundance Film Festival instantly come to mind. And, now, after a memorable visit to this year-round wonderland, I'm adding food lover's paradise to the short list. It's …

New Orleans food: The sandwiches not to miss | CNN Travel

CNN

8 Authentic Mexican Dishes You Typically Won't Find Stateside

You know about Tex-Mex -- it's that yellow cheese-covered goodness you have weirdly vivid daydreams about that's served up in the forms of burritos, nachos, enchiladas, and chili con carne. But a lot of these dishes are completely foreign to folks down in Mexico, who gorge themselves on a different …

21 mouthwatering pictures of dumplings from around the world

Some are sweet and some are savory, but they all strive to achieve that perfect dough-to-filling ratio.<p>From Chinese potstickers to Argentinian empanadas to Italian gnocchi, chances are, no matter what country you're in, you'll be able to find a dumpling that suits your tastebuds.

Food & Dining

Foodie paradise: Vancouver’s Granville Market

One of Vancouver’s most famous landmarks is Granville Island’s Public Market. With more than 12.2 million visitors per year, this is where both …

Vancouver

Introducing the Food King Eric Ripert to the Best Fish Taco -- Ever

It's not easy to introduce the king of restaurants, chef Eric Ripert, to a Puerto Rico seafood shack he's never heard of. The restauranteur and host of the Cooking Channel show <i>Avec Eric</i> is married to a Puerto Rican (my pal Sondra) and has visited the island at least three times a year for the past …

Food Finger Condoms Are A Huge Hit In Korea, Apparently

We're just mad we didn't think of it first.<p>After resurfacing on reddit again yesterday, we became transfixed by the oddest invention we've seen in a while.<p>Called the "Finger Nap," these plastic sanitary gloves look sort of like finger condoms, but they're used to eat hamburgers, donuts, pizza and …

How 'Eat Mexico' Author Lesley Téllez Started Writing About Mexico City's Street Food

<i>This article is part of Palabras, the Latin Post Latino Author Series.</i><p>"Eat Mexico" a colorful and attractive cookbook authored by journalist, …

Best BBQ Joints in North Carolina – North Carolina Real Estate Information

10. Backyard BBQ Pit 5122 NC Hwy 55 Durham, North Carolina<p>Professionals at bringing you that ‘backyard barbecue’ experience that everyone enjoys. …

10 Tex-Mex Dishes You Need to Know

<i>By Megan Giller</i><p>Yellow cheese. We wouldn't go as far as saying the word "Velveeta," but you get the idea. Now take that semi-dairy product and imagine every possible combination of it with corn tortillas, cumin, chile powder, beef and refried beans. That's Tex-Mex.<p>That makes it sound simple, but …

20 mouthwatering pictures of Cuba's delicious cuisine

Obama has officially removed Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, which is good news for travelers who've been holding off on a visit to the country.<p>Cuba has some beautiful scenery— and some delicious food.<p>From croquetas stuffed with melted cheese and ham to sticky sweet plantains, …

Cooking

8 quintessential New Mexican foods we wish would go national

QUINTESSENTIAL NEW MEXICAN FOOD could succinctly be defined as anything made with New Mexico’s famous red or green chiles. And I’m not talking “a …

The quest for the perfect pad Thai

A fan of Thailand’s national dish scours Bangkok to find the greatest version – and to learn about the dish’s intriguing past.<p>“Oh god!” said the American expat, rolling her eyes disdainfully, when I told her I was here in Bangkok to write about pad Thai, the noodle dish found in almost every Thai …

Muay Thai

A food tour of Austin: eating your way across the capital of Texas

Austin is one of the most exciting cities in the US – a proverbial Petri dish of creativity and youthful exuberance, a hotbed for start-ups, musical and artistic epicenter and home to the world-renowned South by Southwest festival (SXSW).<p>With so much going on, it’s little wonder that the Texan …

21 Grilled Chicken Recipes for Your Memorial Day Grill

Properly grilled chicken is truly delicious—tender and juicy, with a smoky flavor and charred grill marks. But most of us have had our fair share of disappointments—if you're not careful, chicken can wind up dry and stringy. Luckily, we've got tried and true methods for the most flavorful, juicy …

18 Dishes Every Adult Should Know How to Make

<b>We'll call these foundational dishes.</b> Get them under your belt, and it's just the beginning—you'll be able to branch out in myriad ways. Pancakes! Hummus! Better guac! Learn to make it all without even glancing at a recipe. Then go from there.<p>How to Make Pancakes Without a Recipe by Sarah Jampel<p>How …

Cooking

KQED

Being a Texan transplant, I am a serious lover of real barbecue. It’s just in your blood when you are from the Southern part of the US. And when I …

18 Super-Simple Ways To Lose Weight For Life

<i>Photo by Peter Dressel/Getty Images</i><p>Studies show that the simpler your diet, the easier it is to stick to over the long haul. Follow these steps to streamline your plan and shed unwanted pounds for good.<p><b>1. Make friends with your scale.</b><br>If you want to lose weight, think of your scale as a friend, not …

Weight Loss

Lemongrass-Seafood Stew

We've said it before and we'll say it again: When seafood gets top billing, it has to be top quality. Don't even attempt this stew from Rose's Luxury with less-than-stellar stuff.<p>Ingredients<p>broth<p>3 lemongrass stalks, tough outer layers removed<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>3 medium carrots, peeled, …

Seafood

Boldly Go Where No Caprese Salad Has Gone Before: Fried Caprese Bombs

After last month's Mozzarella-Stuffed Onion Rings, it was only a matter of time before I shoved cheese inside another classic appetizer. (We all have our niches, and I happily accept all things cheese-stuffed as mine.)<p>This time, I decided to create a fried hybrid—a frybrid, if you will—of two of my …