Marie Bengco

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How to wear spaghetti-strap tops – video

The current trend of thin, transparent, spaghetti-strapped tops presents big problems when you're trying to stay warm during the winter. Jess Cartner-Morley offers some advice on how to avoid freezing while maintaining a sheer and see-through look. Don't turn up the heating and bake your guests – …

Diane Kochilas' Pasta with Yogurt and Caramelized Onions

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Yogurt masquerades as pasta sauce in the role it was born to play.</i><p>It's almost too obvious: Take one thing you like, put it on the other thing you like. This …

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Shake It Up -- PB Chocolate Banana Cake

Sometimes I find myself going in circles, trying too hard, and eventually getting stuck on an idea that needs further development when maybe I should have completely scrapped it earlier. When I get into that rut, which happens a lot, I draw from my yoga practice: don't be stubborn, step back, take …

How to Make Easy Pink Lemonade - The Easiest Way

Easy 3-Ingredient Lemon Buttermilk Sorbet

Warning: You will need an ice cream maker. But if you have one and never use it, this is the easiest, most delicious thing.<p><b>A few years ago I received an ice cream maker as a birthday gift from some friends. It had been a dream of mine to fill my freezer with all kinds of homemade ice creams and</b> …

Three Hops That Make Your Beer Taste Like Candy

I love hops. Just when I think I've seen all they can do to make beer more awesome, they go and impress me with something else. Did you know that …

Recipe Of The Day: Chocolate Caramels

If the thought of making candy leaves you feeling nervous, just know that you're not alone. There's something about the making of candy that feels like it calls for a little bit of magic. But really, all you need is patience and a candy thermometer. With those two tools, and loads of sugar, you can …

Easy Dessert Recipes For Backyard Entertaining (PHOTOS)

We hope everyone is planning on clocking some hours outside this Labor Day weekend. It might be one of the last times in a long time that we'll get to bask in summer's long days of sunlight. This weekend should be full of barbecues, picnics and backyard shindigs. And of course there should be …

Easy & Delicious Panzanella Recipe

This light & fresh bread salad is a perfect accompaniment to a seafood dish. Panzanella is an Italian salad made of toasted or stale bread chunks, tomatoes and onion. It is dressed in a vinaigrette of olive oil and vinegar.<p><b>Lemon Verbana Panzanella Recipe</b><p>2 baguettes<br>• 3 tomatoes<br>• 2 sprigs lemon verbena<br>• 1 …

The Best Cucumber Salad

In Bridgehampton, NY there's a great little Sicilian restaurant, Osteria Salina, serving up delicious Italian food. While everything on the menu is great, the simple cucumber antipasto they bring out as soon as you sit down really stands out.<p>READ: What you need to know about olive oil<p>Highlighting …

8 Recipes Kids Can Bake

8 recipes that kids can bake, from cakes to brownies to cookies<p>Yesterday, we gave you recipes that your kids would love to cook (and eat). And they're awesome—not too hard, not too involved. But you know what kids love doing more than cooking? Baking. All the precise scooping, carefully …

The 8 Skincare Secrets You Need To Know Now, According To Dr. Perricone

We all want beautiful skin, but we may not know how to achieve it. Should we be slathering on more creams? Exfoliating every day? What about all of those oils being thrown at us?<p>Luckily, we got the expert opinion of Dr. Perricone himself on the confusing world that is skin maintenance. The health …

6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Avocados

<i>Photo credit: Tashka2000 via Getty Images</i><p>You know they make a killer eggocado and are beloved among guacamole aficionados. You might also know you can feel good eating one, thanks to healthy fats and loads of nutrients. But the mighty powers of the avocado stretch farther than you probably</b> …

3 Things You Must Do to Feel Joyful

Things that continue to surface when you think about living your best life, being happier, more fulfilled and joyful, those are the things you must be <i>must be doing</i> because your spirit is <i>calling for them.</i><p>If you're constantly saying you wish you painted more, wrote poetry or short stories, started …

A Clever Book Kids Need A Flashlight To Read

Reading after dark has lost a bit of its wonder. In the era of tablets, there’s no need for kids to rebel in the nerdiest of ways, stashing contraband flashlights in order to sneak some reading under their blankets after bedtime. iPads have blindingly bright backlights built right in.<p>But a …

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