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Flaky Bread

Makes 10 Servings<p>An unfloured surface provides some traction, so it’s easy to roll the dough very thin.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>3 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for surface<p>6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted, plus more, room temperature, for brushing (about 10 )<p>Flaky sea …

How To Make French Press Coffee

(Image credit: Leela Cyd)<p>There are a million ways to geek out over coffee. But in the end, what we're after is a hot, delicious cup of coffee to see …

Attention beer geeks: Here are the next local brews worth hunting down

The boats bob gently in their slips on the blue-green waters of Koko Marina, its usually placid surface scalloped by a steady trade wind blowing into Oahu, Hawaii’s windward coast. The impossibly blue sky is playing host to a handful of towering clouds that stretch to the horizon, where they are …

Beer

This Is How You Make Avocado Taste Like Chocolate

There are few things better in life than a perfectly ripe avocado. You can make toast with it. You can turn it into guacamole. You can even bake an egg into it -- if you're into that kind of thing. But did you know that you can also make dessert with avocados? And not just any dessert, but the most …

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

Cleaning

Nude Awakening: How to Pull Off Fall's Neutral Makeup Trend

You're about to get a whole lot more comfortable being naked in public. With a neutral palette of beige, bronze and greige hues, Burberry artistic …

The films to watch in autumn 2014: from Gone Girl to Mr Turner

September<p><b>Pride</b><p>This rousing film from Matthew Warchus is about the help that gay campaigners gave to miners during the strike of 1984-85. It shows how the activists broke out of their parochial attitude while mining communities questioned their sexual politics, and it makes a bold case that the …

Best of the Hotline: How to Save Fresh Herbs

<i>Some questions on the Hotline have staying power, and for good reason -- they cover the questions we ask ourselves time and time again. Join us as we revisit some of the most popular.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Keep those fresh herbs going all through fall and winter.</i><p>As summer winds down, you might be wondering how you …

A Mysterious Virus Is Infecting Children All Over The US

The virus is sweeping the Midwest and has also hit Colorado and some states in the South.<p>CNN reports that one Kansas City hospital has seen up to 30 children a day come in for treatment for the virus, which is similar to a cold, but with worse symptoms. About 15% of those children are placed in …

10 Surprising Ways To Use Lemons That You've Never Tried Before

When life gives you lemons, use them in more ways than you ever imagined.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p><b>Help Toothaches</b><p>Lemon juice is no replacement for going to see your dentist—and exposing your teeth to fruit acids isn't a great long-term strategy. But if you've already got a toothache, the citric acid in lemons …

Cleaning

11 Beauty Products To Feed Your Coconut Oil Obsession

Our edit of the coconut oil-infused products that will make you softer, smoother, and scented like a tropical vacation.<p>Our edit of the coconut oil-infused products that will make your hair and skin softer, shinier, and scented like a tropical vacation.

7 Easy Recipe Swaps for Healthier Meals

Cut calories, fat and salt without sacrificing flavor in your cooking and at restaurants.<p>Sometimes not following the recipe can result in a better-for-you dish while being just as tasty. Find out the easiest ways you can turn a regular dish into an extra-healthy one. Plus, get advice on how to make …

Food

Jungle Food: Praising the Plantain

Why it's the carb to eat...<p>In fashion parlance, plantains are having a moment. With many people following a gluten and even grain free diet, it can be difficult to find an adequate source of carbohydrates to fuel the body. I often find that many people are not eating enough carbohydrates and part …

Nutrition

The Healthy Hair Diet

The products that you reach for and how much (or little) TLC you give your hair every day, aren't the only crucial steps in your crusade for gorgeous strands.<p>Focus on these foods a few times a day and you'll see longer, stronger, shinier hair in no time.<p><b>Sea Buckthorn</b><p><b>WHY IT WORKS:</b> It's rich in …

How To Keep A Clean Washing Machine

This year I bought a front-loading washing machine, and I work hard to keep it mold-free. I even wipe the rubber gasket dry after each wash! Even so, …

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.<p>Instagram

Do You Want To Look Young? Stop Doing These 8 Things To Save Your Skin

Some of the most beautiful women I know are over 40 and all seem to have one thing in common: Dr. David Colbert!<p>Renowned dermatologist Dr. Colbert is known for taking care of some of Hollywood's most beautiful faces, like stunning over-40 beauties Angelina Jolie, Naomi Watts, and Rachel Weisz. I …

The Cheat Sheet To Cooking For People With Food Allergies

It used to be that the biggest worry when hosting a dinner party was where the salad fork went. These days inviting people over to your house for a meal comes with a whole new slew of worrisome considerations -- ones that are way more serious than how to properly set a table. Are any of your guests …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

Healthy Eating

Cold-Brew Iced Tea

8 Servings<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>10 black tea bags<p>8 cups cold water<p>lemon slices<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine 10 black tea bags and 8 cups cold water in a large pitcher. Cover; chill at least 4 hours. Discard tea bags. Serve over ice with lemon slices.<p>Nutritional Content<p>Hide Nutritional Content8 …

Carbohydrates

14 Greens Even Healthier Than Kale

From the editors of Cosmo.com, the new greens to try in your next salad.<p>Kale has been having a moment for quite some time now, mostly because it's green and healthy and tasty—at least as far as lettuce goes. As any registered dietitian will tell you, the veggie does pack a ridiculous amount of …

Healthy Eating

The older I get, the less makeup I need

Makeup is one of life’s great pleasures. But as I approach my 60th birthday, I am finding that I wear it – and need it – less than ever before<p>I recently conducted an audit of my makeup box/drawer/bag/bowl (a lateral filing system developed by location of stash, frequency of use and/or current …

10 ELLE Editors Discuss Their Favorite Drugstore Makeup and Beauty Products

Cheap and chic.<p>American drugstore beauty products are so exceptional that even super discerning French style insiders shop the aisles before heading home. For ELLE editors, drugstore beauty essentials are also celebrity favorites—from a lip favorite that came courtesy of Kerry Washington to a …

Why Cosmetic Enhancements are Considered the New Fountain of Youth

Now I know some of you are thinking, I would never get cosmetic work done, and then there are others that are thinking I might secretly get work dome and then there are also some who are the first to say YES, YES, YES use your magic hands to fix my face. I have personally changed my position on …

I Tried Gwyneth Paltrow's Guide to Living Zen

I'm always experimenting with different ways to kick my health up a notch, whether it's incorporating a green juice into my diet or jumping on a trampoline to get toned. But one thing remains the same: Gwyneth Paltrow is always my inspiration. Paltrow is the epitome of all things healthy: She's …

Quinoatmeal with Apple and Toasted Walnuts

1 serving<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup red quinoa<p>1/4 cup steel-cut oats<p>1/2 cup almond milk, plus more for serving<p>1 pinch kosher salt<p>1 pinch ground cinnamon, plus more for serving<p>1 tbsp chopped walnuts<p>1/2 apple, shredded<p>Recipe Preparation<p>The night before cooking, rinse quinoa thoroughly and drain. Combine …

Recipes

Tempeh Recipes That'll Make You Hungry ... Seriously

There are very few people who actually want to eat tempeh. This brick of fermented soybean -- common in Indonesia -- has a strong flavor that turns many people off. It's not subtle like tofu can be. But if you're following a vegetarian or vegan diet, incorporating tempeh is crucial in keeping your …

The Lipstick Shades Bazaar Editors Can't Live Without

Bazaar editors share the one lipstick shade they're constantly re-applying.<p>Just like a fabulous pair of shoes, there's nothing a great lipstick can't fix. It can transform your look from day to night, take attention away from that little blemish, or simply brighten your face. In honor of National …

8 Ways To Become A Wine Expert Overnight

A crash-course on the art of wine.<p>Fed up of blankly staring at wine lists? Don't know your Sauvignon from your Sangiovese?<p>Between trying to remember 'that one you had last time that you really liked' (not to mention that one that you really didn't), and not wanting to reveal your utter confusion …

Linda Evangelista's Beauty Secrets

The 49 year-old supermodel reveals what goes into her beauty routine. Plus, see Evangelista in BAZAAR's September cover shoot here.<p><b>NATURAL HAIR</b><p>Sharon Dorram does my hair color, and I stay as close to my natural shade as possible. It used to be that whenever I went to work, Garren or Oribe or Guido …