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31 Storage And Organization Products You Didn’t Realize Your Home Needed

~Lets get organized, organized.~<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i><p><i>Some reviews have been edited for</i> …

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Monajean's Almond Crescents

Monajean's cookies are made with a mixture of vanilla and almond extract, along with coarsely chopped almonds. These are nice cookies to bake for …

Baking fantastic bagels is supremely simple

<b>Step 1:</b> Add the sugar and yeast to 1/2 cup warm water. Mix gently and allow 5-10 minutes for the yeast to wake. Do not bruise the yeast.<p><b>Step 2:</b> Mix …

10 Slow-Cooker Breakfasts That'll Be Ready When You Wake Up

I have a complicated relationship with breakfast. I'm obsessed with the food—eggs, oatmeal, yogurt, oh my! And I love the way a healthy, well-rounded …

17 Gift Ideas For the Person Who Never Stopped Loving Sex and the City

It's been over a decade since the last episode of <b>Sex and the City</b> aired, but the show lives on. Part of the show's legacy remains in those poignant Carrie Bradshaw quotes that never left our minds. Of course, we also have the two movies and <i>not</i> the third movie because we all know how that panned …

Cooking Made Simple: Easy, Crock Pot Taco Soup | shopswell

We had a pot luck dinner at my job today. One of the ladies made Taco Soup. This soup is awesome.<p><i>You will need:</i><p>1 lb. ground beef<br>• 1 chopped onion<br>• 3 cans …

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10 Crockpot Recipes for Lazy People

Humans can’t live on takeout alone. But who has the time or energy to cook? Whether you’re a chronically lazy chef or just need to get through a …

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29 Cheap Beauty Products That Will Get You All The Compliments

Some argue that the best part of fall is Fashion Week street style, planning your Halloween costume, or all things pumpkin spice. But let's get real: …

27 Fast and Easy 1-Pot Meals For Weeknight Dinners

One-pot meals are the ultimate savior of weeknight dinners, and these are as fast and easy as they come. Not only do these one-pot and -pan dinners make cleanup a breeze, but they can be on the table in less than an hour from start to finish. For your next dinner in a time crunch, take your pick …

Women He’s Undressed: A New Film Celebrates Hollywood Costume Designer Orry-Kelly

Here is something I suspect even the most fervid film buff probably doesn’t know: Bette Davis had big, low-hanging breasts, and she refused to wear an underwire bra because she thought they caused cancer. So Orry-Kelly, one of the most celebrated costume designers in the golden age of Hollywood, …

20 Summer Beauty Products You Can Get at the Drugstore

Our favorites for you to enjoy through August and beyond...<p>With summer halfway done (gulp), we've had a chance to swipe, smear, and swirl our way through every new drugstore product on the market. Here are our favorites for you to enjoy through August and beyond.

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7 Ways to Have a Pinterest-Worthy Thanksgiving

Pinterest just revealed its Top Thanksgiving Pins in 2015, and there's a ton of inspiration for Thanksgiving dishes and dinner-table accouterments …

Make-Ahead Turkey Gravy Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (15)<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 2 turkey legs<br>• 1 1/2 cups dry white wine<br>• 2 medium celery stalks, each cut into 3 pieces<br>• 1 medium carrot, cut into …

Chef’s Tour: Scott Gottlich’s Dallas in Five Meals

Scott Gottlich is working on his third restaurant in Dallas, the city whose culinary renaissance he’s watched first-hand.<p>In a city like Dallas, new …

21 Easy Things To Do On Sunday That Will Make Mondays Suck Less

Because Mondays really don't have to be so awful.

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The ultimate 3 moves to try for leaner, toned thighs

Thighs rank right up there next to belly fat as “trouble spots" for most women, especially if you’re pear-shaped. As with toning any body part, you’ll need to eat right and do cardio to manage your weight. But adding in effective leg exercises is an awesome way to help you get the most out of your …

16 Reasons We've Got the Blues(berries)

"Blueberries as big as the end of your thumb," Robert Frost's poem, "Blueberries," begins. "Real sky-blue, and heavy, and ready to drum." We here at Food52, though, are accepting of all blueberries: small, medium, and thumb tip-sized. Size doesn't matter when they're all covered in crumble, put …

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8 Gym Bags You Need in Your Life ASAP | Women's Health

9 Gym Bags You Need in Your Life ASAP<p>They'll help you get to Spin, yoga, kickboxing, CrossFit, Zumba—or wherever you need to go.<p>If you’re getting your gym on, you <i>could</i> just throw all of your stuff into any old bag and head out. But you don’t want your shoes and gym gear mixing with the clothes you …

Do's and Don'ts According to Parisian Principles - Plus Other Little Things to Know so You Don't Make an Ass of Yourself. Part One.

<b>Wecome to Paris.</b><p>Chances are you will look like tourists. Americans in Paris often take their country with them in small but perceptible ways, sometimes laughable, sometimes quite embarrassing. Allow me to point out here a few things to help you navigate in a new city, and save you from sometimes …

Babysitter Popcorn

This delicious s'mores popcorn is sweet, salty, crunchy and chewy all at once. With mini marshmallows, chocolate chips, crushed graham crackers and of course popcorn, this sweet treat is sure to please kids, adults and everyone in between.<p>This popcorn does come with a warning however, it is …

10 Mouth-Watering Recipes to Kick Off Grilling Season

Fire up the grill this weekend and impress your friends with these crowd-pleasing, easy recipes. They're sure to become your go-to favorites of the summer!<p><b>1. Juicy Steakhouse Burgers</b><p>These burgers are tender, juicy and full of flavor -- just like the ones served at your favorite steakhouse. <b>GET THE</b> …

Pizza-Dough Cinnamon Rolls

Imagine this: It's a quiet morning. The coffee is brewing. No one has rifled through the paper yet. And the sweet smell of cinnamon sugar fills your kitchen. Sounds divine, right?<p>Make that scenario a reality with our recipe for pizza-dough cinnamon rolls. By using store-bought dough instead of …

The Only Formula You Need to Make Your Best-Ever Fruit Pie Filling

Ready to fill that buttery pie crust with a pile of gorgeous, ripe fruit? We're here to set you up for pie filling success.<p>Fruit, sugar, cornstarch, acid, extras. These are the only things you need to remember to turn out a perfect pie filling. You've already read our step-by-step guide to the …

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Here are the real best things to do in Chicago, according to locals

So we asked some Chicagoans for their suggestions on the best the city has to offer.<p>From boats to beer tours to baseball games, here are the real best things to do in Chicago.

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After Hours<p><b>VOLUMIZING MASCARA<br>1. L'Oreal Paris Voluminous</b><br>Huge fringe, nary a clump. $7.29, at drugstores<p><b>EYELINER<br>2. Stila Waterproof Eyeliner in Intense</b><br>The fine tip creates a perf cat eye. $20, stilacosmetics.com<p><b>HAIR VOLUMIZER<br>3. Big Sexy Hair Root Pump Spray Mousse</b><br>For all-night height. $18, …

8 specialty websites that let you book a luxury hotel room for cheap

Insiders know where to book a luxe hotel on the cheap. Of course there are the major online travel agencies like Priceline, Orbitz, and Hotels.com, but those are just a starting point for in-the-know travelers.<p>Here are eight websites that let you book luxury hotels for less.

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Ultimate Summer Road Trip: San Francisco to Los Angeles

Cruise along the Pacific Coast Highway<p>The 450-mile stretch of Pacific Coast Highway between San Francisco and Los Angeles is one of America's most iconic road trips. And for good reasons: vast beaches, towering mountains and uninterrupted views of the Pacific guide you down the California …

The Best Brownies Recipe {Thick, Fudgy, Chewy and PERFECT!}

<i>Looking for the best homemade brownies recipe? Yes, really. This from scratch recipe is everything: Fudgy, chewy and with that awesome brownie</i> …

The 50 Best Races in America, State-by-State

Maybe you’ve noticed the starting lines at races are a little more crowded. Or the sign-ups have become a bit more competitive. (As one would-be NYC …