Lauren Abruzzo

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How Maria Menounos Lost 40 Pounds

What do you serve when Kim Kardashian stops by unexpectedly? Television star and best-selling author Maria Menounos actually needs an answer for …

Food

300-Calorie Healthy Breakfast Options To Fuel Your Morning

I think it’s common knowledge by now that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and for good reason; eating a healthy breakfast gives your …

Food Explorer

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What is the Raw Food Diet and how does it work?

We track the rise of raw food diet, as well as break down the different raw food diet plans and recipes, thanks to Laura Wilson, author of The …

The Hottest Health Drink

That tea in your pantry is good for your heart, brain, and metabolism. Here are 14 awesome tea-filled drink recipes you'll love—sans teacup

Can You Die From Sleep-Deprivation?

The short answer? Yes, total sleep deprivation can almost certainly kill you. What's less clear is how it does it.<p>Before we get to the experimental …

Slow Cooker Coconut Hot Chocolate

Slow Cooker Coconut Hot Chocolate. {Video!}<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 14, 2012 315<p>Oh my GOSH. You guysssss.<p>So. You know how I have this food blog where I …

No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …

Review: Leica M-P (Typ 240)

Author: Tim Moynihan. Tim Moynihan Gear<p>Date of Publication: 10.02.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Sub Title: Leica's Fancy New M-P Camera May …

17 Fluffernutter-Inspired Desserts That Take The Classic Sandwich Up A Notch

Fluffernutter Day is a national holiday, which means the world is inherently a good place. Anyone who has ever sunk their teeth into the gluttonous sandwich knows this to be true.<p>The Fluffernutter is a simple but relished childhood lunch classic, consisting of two pieces of white bread. One side is …

Eat Chic: 24 BAZAAR-Approved Brunch Spots in NYC

In New York City, brunch is the most important meal of the weekend.<p>In New York City, ask anyone where they are before 3pm on a Saturday or Sunday morning, and odds are, brunch is on the docket. Breakfast may reign supreme during the week, but brunch is the most important meal of the weekend in the …

A Chemex For Your Mineral Water Is Here

Pour-over coffee inspired Kor’s latest water filtration system.<p>Imagine a Chemex for purifying water. That, in a nut shell, is the premise of the Water Fall, a new water filtration system from Kor that presents an elegant alternative to a Brita filter, inspired by pour-over coffee.<p>While pour-over …

If You Want To Feel Very Small, Visit This Spot In Charleston

There's never a wrong time to go to Charleston, but as the colder months approach, now is as good a time as any to head down to South Carolina for sweet tea and warmer temps.<p>And while you're exploring one of the prettiest cities in the South, there are a few things you absolutely must do -- get a …

23 Creative Lentil Recipes That Go Way Beyond Soup

From soups to salads, here are 23 of our favorite recipes to cook with a pantry staple, lentils.<p><b>One of the most humble pantry items is also one of our favorites</b>: The lentil. From stews and soups to salads and side dishes, they're a real recipe workhorse. Grab a pot and some stock—here are our …

Cooking

10 Huge Time-Wasting Mental Habits | Inc.com

All of us seem to feel as though we don't have enough time, but few of us consider that we're indulging in behaviors that suck up our time for no possible purpose. Here are 10 common time wasters that we can all live without:<p>1. Wondering what other people are thinking.<p>Until such time as we invent …

Self-help

8 Ideas for Back-to-School (or -Work) Lunches

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: As the fall gets busier, don't let your lunches fall by the wayside -- we've got you</i> …

Best Fall Trips 2014

The end of the bustling summer tourist season kicks off one of the best times of the year to travel. Whether you’re up for adventure, relaxation, or something in between, check out our editors’ list of 10 best fall trips for inspired ideas. —Maryellen Kennedy Duckett

Travel Photography

Detailed Portraits of Scientists Constructed Out of Hundreds of Matchsticks

<i>The Manhattan Project</i> is a rare and unique collection of portraits that feature scientists who were closely tied to the creation of the world's first nuclear weapon. Created by American artist Noah Scalin, each piece was meticulously designed out of hundreds of matchsticks and effectively portrays …

Art

Tiny Vacation Homes You Can Rent

<i>By Hadley Keller, CNTraveler.com</i><p>These adorable rental homes prove that bigger isn't always better.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Tiny Vacation Homes<p>The 10 Best Small Cities in the U.S.<p>12 Travel Mistakes We All Think We're Too Smart to Make -- but Do Anyway<p>How Not to Look Like a Tourist in Paris<p>Follow Conde Nast …

A 5-Day Weeknight Dinner Game Plan for Feeding Your Family Well

Life is full of stressors; getting dinner on the table shouldn’t be one of them. Here, a five-day guide to feeding your family well<p>When it comes to parenting, there are times to be ambitious. Planning a first birthday party, for example, or tackling <i>The Golden Compass</i> together. But getting a meal on …

Cooking

Hand Lettering by Tobias Saul

Tobias Saul is a graphic designer from Germany who combines traditional craftsmanship with digital techniques to create unique letterings. Check out …

Beautiful Photo Series Captures the Youthful Days of Summer in Poland

Polish photographer Izabela Urbaniak captures the essence of youth and the freedom of summer in this stunning collection of black and white photographs. Since 2012, Urbaniak has been developing the series, titled <i>Summertime</i>, which documents her two sons, with friends and cousins, as they explore …

Photography

Greek Olive Pesto and Fried Zucchini Grilled Pitas w/Marinated Feta + Garbanzo Beans.

I made us the best pita sandwiches for lunch today!<p>Because one, we are coming up on zucchini season. Two, it is picnic and grilling season. And …

Gluten-Free

Raw Buckwheat Breakfast Porridge Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe has all of the satisfaction and comfort of hot cereal, sans heat, which makes it perfect for summer. Feel free to get creative with toppings and mix-ins! —Gena Hamshaw<p><b>Serves: 4</b><p>2 cups raw buckwheat groats, soaked overnight, drained, and rinsed<br>• 1 cup almond milk<br>• 1/4 cup maple …

Breakfast

Vegan Salted Dark Chocolate Nut Bars

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Save money and avoid post-sugar high crashes by making Lindsey Love from Dolly and Oatmeal's version of adult Kudos bars.</i><p>There are certain, …

Dessert

Putting a Creative, Timeless Spin on Wedding Photography with GIFs and Cinemagraphs

Many wedding and engagement photographers want (and advertise) their photographs to be ‘timeless,’ but Detroit-based Jeffrey Lewis Bennett of JLB …

The Best Coffee Shop In Every State

We found the best coffee shop in every state by looking at expert reviews and local recommendations.

Nigella Lawson's One-Step, No-Churn Ice Cream

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: 4 ingredients. 1 step. No cooking. No churning. Ice cream!</i><p>Not having an ice cream maker never stopped us before. We've done all kinds of weird stuff in the …

Dessert