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15 Cleaning Tips We Learned In 2014

From the archives, we've pulled our favorite tips and tricks from the past year to help keep your New Year's resolutions in check.<p><b>1. Vacuum in both directions.</b> If you don't, you're likely to miss small pieces of dirt and dust that get trapped under the fibers of your carpet.<p>Looking for more …

6 Caribbean Adventures Without the Crowds

Rule number one for outdoor lovers thinking about an escape to the Caribbean? Get off the beaten path. Otherwise you’ll be herded onto overdeveloped beaches and cookie-cutter resorts teeming with the same people you’re hoping to get away from. (If that’s what you want, a flight to South Florida is …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Fitspo: The Most Exotic Places to Workout In the World

Tired of the same 'ol treadmill running scene? Good news: working out doesn't have to be so mundane after all. Perhaps you just need a little …

Paddleboarding

The 2015 Food Lover's Cleanse Guidelines - Bon Appétit

Here's all the guidelines you need to know for the 2015 Food Lover's Cleanse<p>Happy New Year! Champagne-filled revelry and holiday excess has hit hard the past few weeks, but the official start of the 2015 Food Lover’s Cleanse is upon us (January 2). I would imagine that most of us are ready for a …

15 Champagne Cocktails to Toast 2015 All Year Long

When it comes to Champagne, we’re torn. As much as we love the elegance of sipping on a glassful of the good stuff, we certainly appreciate when it’s supplemented with a splash of booze and fruit juice. This roundup of 15 fizzy cocktails will help you decide for yourself which presentation you …

The 10 Best Healthy Recipes of 2014

Food & Wine's Deputy Food Editor Kate Heddings picks her favorite healthy recipes from 2014.<p>We’ve made some darn good healthy recipes in 2014. Here …

14 Knee-High Boots to Kick Off 2015

There’s no denying it: A great pair of knee-high boots are a winter essential. We’ve already picked out our favorite booties, but once those temperatures start dropping, we’ve got a few warmer options in mind too. The best part about boots is that they can go with almost anything in your wardrobe. …

4 Never-Fail Makeup Finds Guaranteed to Make You a New Year's Eve Goddess

1. . Wearing a skin-baring top or dress without using this gorgeously scented, shimmering, bronzy oil is a wasted opportunity!<p>2. . I say, go for fake lashes on New Year's, but if you don't have the patience to apply those, this is absolutely the next best thing. No mascara makes lashes fatter, …

A French Woman's Five Style Essentials

Get a little closer to that French ‘je ne sais quoi’ with these five wardrobe staples in every femme’s closet<p>THE SEEMINGLY EFFORTLESS and slightly unkempt look that is French women’s signature could easily give the impression that they don’t follow any fashion rules. Right? Wrong. La femme …

Clothing

Style Resolutions: 3 Ways to Re-Wear a Sequin Skirt After NYE

Wear sequins during the holidays? Yeah, that’s not a problem. Slip back into that sequined skirt time and again after the ball drops on Dec 31? That’s something you might not be totally accustomed to (we’ll admit, it’s not the most natural move for us either). But just because you haven’t ventured …

9 Beauty Fails That Mess with Your Skin (and How to Fix Them)

Stress, cocktails, skipping cardio … some sins can make your face go cray. Luckily, you don't have to live like a saint.<p><b>1.</b> Staying up past midnight.<p><b>What's the big deal?</b> Late-night partying — or just blowing through your Netflix queue — causes more than dark circles. A recent study noted …

6 New Year's Food Resolutions Worth Keeping

Don't look now, but it's that time of year when everyone starts making New Year's resolutions. While your friends are busy buying diet books and declaring what they won't eat in 2015, serious eaters are thinking of new resolutions to expand our palates, our counter space, and our social lives. Here …

18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …

These Are the Most Ingenious Gadgets From CES 2015

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

Gear & Gadgets

11 Movies to Watch Out for in 2015

The non-blockbuster must-see features of the year.<p><b>Hey, did you know that a brand-new Star Wars film</b> is coming out in December? And an <i>Avengers</i> sequel is on the way in May? And yet another <i>Jurassic Park</i> adventure arrives in June? Oh, wait—of course you did, because even at this early stage of 2015, …