Jessica DiCosta

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Graham Cracker Cookies

<i>These graham cracker cookies are loaded with crushed graham crackers and melty chocolate chips for an amazing twist on a classic cookie.</i><p>My mama is always asking me how I come up with ideas for new recipes. And I'm all, I dunno, I guess I'm just magic?<p>Unfortunately, that's a lie. I don't have one …

18 Things You Do When You're Alone—But Would NEVER Admit

We won't tell if you don't.<p>One of the best things about your alone time is that you have the right to be as embarrassing (or gross or weird) as you want—and no one has to know. Here are just a few things that you're probably keeping to yourself—and FYI, you're definitely not alone.<p><b>1. Break out</b> …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake!

I think I may have found something better than a chocolate chip cookies…?! Just to be sure though, I’ll have to eat about 3 more pans of this …

Mini Devil's Food Cake with Lots of Chocolate

Mini Devil’s Food Cake with Lots of Chocolate<p>Considered the counterpart of angel food cake, the devil’s food cake is known for its rich and moist …

7 simple weight-loss foods

Looking to lose weight? You’re not alone. With the majority of Americans wanting to slim down, it’s all too common to hear what you should cut out of your diet to drop a few pounds. For a refreshing change, check out these seven simple foods that you can add to your diet for a tasty way to help …

The 12 Best Apartments on TV

We've rounded up the most iconic apartments on television for a little weekend redecorating inspiration.<p>In honor of the return of fall TV (as well as this week's news that Friends is headed to Netflix), we've rounded up the most iconic apartments on television for a little weekend redecorating …

The Four-Week Workout to Thigh-High Skirt Worthy Legs

Photo: IMAXtree<p>It all started with Angelina Jolie's infamous thigh-baring 2012 Oscar gown (and the memes that followed). Now high-slit skirts and dresses have flooded the market and we're all about showing off some leg (sorry crop tops, your moment is up).<p><i>Related: The Four Week Workout to Crop Top</i> …

15 Brilliant Beauty Uses for Honey

Honey Face Wash<p>Mix up three ingredients, and you've got a homemade honey face wash that's great for soothing irritated skin and clearing up acne.<p>More …

Skin Care

12 Reasons You Should Start Lifting Weights Today

Weight lifting can help you lose the fat, build muscle, and so much more. Here's why you should do it!<p>Just because you're not vying for 20-inch biceps or thunderously strong thighs like the muscle heads in the gym doesn't mean you should shun the weight room. Lifting weights gives you an edge over …

Is Jennifer Lawrence Dating Liam Hemsworth?

The costars are rumored to be getting closer.<p>It looks like Jennifer Lawrence has finally moved on from Chris Martin: a source tells British magazine <i>Heat</i> that Lawrence has been getting close with her <i>The Hunger Games</i> castmate Liam Hemsworth. "They've always had insane chemistry, but they've never …

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 …

6 Surprising Signs You're Stressed Out

The very visible (and bizarre) things that stress does to your body<p>You're stressed. We're stressed. Everyone's stressed. No big deal, right? Because it's so common, you might think that if you're not lying on the floor from exhaustion, you're probably fine. But stress has an insidious way of …

Jennifer Lawrence Is the Worst Makeout Buddy

Jennifer Lawrence is known for her humor—after all, she laughs off wardrobe malfunctions and sings awesomely awful duets just for fun. So it's no surprise that the spirit was alive on the <i>Hunger Games</i> set where J.Law was a bit of a prankster. One of her victims, the adorable, scruffy Liam Hemsworth, …

11 Seemingly Unhealthy Foods That Aren't So Bad for You

The splurge-worthy foods that won't obliterate your healthy eating efforts.<p>Photo: Patrick Ryan/Getty Images<p>Everyone always tells you what not to eat, but that's just no fun. Here are some formerly forbidden foods that aren't the devil incarnate (and won't mess with your healthy eating efforts), …

9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

12 Tomatoes

12 Tomatoes is a new cooking and recipe community. Each day we feature a few hearty, winter recipes that are also healthful and cheap to make. Check …

Trending Now... Chunky Knits

Time to bundle up. For more style inspiration and insider tips visit our Editors' Blog at ShopBAZAAR.<p>Thin and sheer need not apply. Now that the bitter cold has hit full force, all we want are thick and chunky knits to keep us cozy and chic through the big chill. From turtlenecks to cardis, bundle …

7 Roasted Potato Dishes to Try for Thanksgiving (and After)

These simple takes on roasted potatoes will be at home on any fall or winter table.<p>These simple takes on roasted potatoes will be at home on any fall …

9 Ways To Make Your Home Look Expensive

New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without draining your wal<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, …

4 Moves to Decrease Your Risk of Injury

Do these moves now, and save yourself from getting sidelined later.<p>You might not know it, but your hips are kind of a big deal. At their strongest, they can help you change direction quickly, increase your range of motion, and prevent countless injuries. But when they're weak, they can wreak all …

Workouts

Detox Soup to Make You Feel Awesome

Detox Soup is a great way to kick the new year off. This gluten-free recipe can be used during an official "cleanse" or to kick-start a conscious eating plan for 2015!<p>Ok, so if you’re going out on New Year’s Eve, do yourself a favor and make this soup one or two days before the festive first, and …

Gluten-Free

4 Foods That Burn Belly Fat

That pesky trouble spot will be gone before you know it!<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>The secret to lasting weight loss does not come down to complicated calorie-counting and weight-loss gimmicks. Instead, it's about working with your body's natural hunger and sleep …

10 Beauty Products Every Woman Should Have By 30

For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Nows the time to take a more grown-up approach with a few easy adds.<p>For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Now's the time to take a more grown-up approach with a …

Joan Smalls Interviews Kendall Jenner For Estee Lauder

From the editors of ELLE.com, the two models chatted for Estee Lauder.<p>Beautiful human and Estée Lauder spokesmodel Joan Smalls interviewed fellow beautiful human and Estée Lauder face Kendall Jenner on the set of the brand's forthcoming campaign. To welcome Jenner into the beauty fold, Smalls asked …