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Tis the Season for Julia Child’s Trademark Vinaigrette

This salad dressing is possibly the best complement to fresh, seasonal greens.<p>Julia Child once said: “The perfect vinaigrette is so easy to make that …

Food

10 Kid-Friendly Vegetable Sides for Weeknight Dinners — Recipes from The Kitchn

My two kids go through the weirdest seasons with vegetables (currently we are living through a roasted broccoli and baby carrot season — if either of …

Cooking

Grill Foil Packet Dinners That Make Cleanup A Breeze

Just in time for grilling weather.<p>Warm weather is finally here, and that means it’s time to get the grill ready for summer cookouts. As fun as …

Cooking

These Psychological Thrillers Will Have You on the Edge of Your Beach Towel

Summer, otherwise known as psychological thriller season, is almost upon us. Since we can't wait to hit the beach with a gripping read in one hand …

Books

22 free things to do in New York City this summer

1/<p>View the Statue of Liberty from the Staten Island Ferry<p>A proper tour of the Statue of Liberty will cost you $30 or more, but the wallet-conscious …

Staten Island

20 Low-Light Houseplants That Are Easy to Maintain and (Nearly) Impossible to Kill

It is important that the home is not just a place where we survive, but where we live. People don’t just like their home to be functional—some really …

Plants

11 Posh Places for Afternoon Tea in NYC

Few things are more satisfyingly decadent than afternoon tea on a weekday or a Sunday spent leisurely with friends. The decadent three-tier affair, involving savories, scones, sweets, and lots of tea, is serious business in New York City, with a huge range of options. Some hotels have giant tea …

8 New Things to Do in NYC in 2018

In search of the “new” in New York City? In dynamic Gotham, there is always something fresh and exciting just around the bend. So mark your 2018 …

Spend Your Tax Return on 25 Vogue Editor—Approved Basics That Will Actually Last

Given that it’s Tax Day—likely the end of a rigorous period of applying exemptions, deductions, and filing—it’s only appropriate that you apply the same rational mindset to spending your hard-won tax refund. Instead of splurging on a trendy item that might lift your spirits for a short time at the …

Best New York City Stores for Foodies

One of the greatest things about shopping in New York City is that there is a store for nearly everything; you just need to know where to go. For …

Iconic Mamoun’s Falafel Concocts Huge Expansion Plan

Yet another NYC-based falafel chain is targeting a major expansion — this time, iconic restaurant <b>Mamoun’s Falafel</b>.<p>The cheap eats favorite dating back to 1971 plans to open in six new cities this year, including planned outposts in nearby Fort Lee, NJ, Philly, and Long Island. Already, word’s out …

Korean Restaurateur Brings Historic Family Recipes to Midtown

A Korean barbecue restaurant with a storied history has opened on the fringe of Koreatown, bringing family recipes from its Busan, South Korea restaurant to midtown Manhattan. <b>Yoon Haeundae Galbi</b> at 8 West 36th St., near Fifth Avenue, is owned by <b>Bobby Yoon</b>, who grew up in his grandfather’s Busan …

Where Top Chefs Go Out to Eat in New York

It seems everyone is a restaurant expert these days, from your overly opinionated office mate to anonymous Yelpers with an axe to grind. But if …

Greenwich Village

10 Easy Pieces: ‘First Sofas’ Under $3,000

When you’re moving on from Ikea but not ready to invest in the ultimate dream sofa, something straightforward, modern but comfortable, and versatile …

Sofa

Where to Feast on Greek Food in NYC

To satiate a serious Greek craving in New York City, Astoria is usually the move. While the Queens neighborhood has some of the city’s finest Grecian fare, be it for ultra-fresh whole grilled fish or juicy lamb prepared myriad ways, there’s also a smattering of excellent options around the city for …

Grilling

This Dutch Oven With More Than 5,000 Five-Star Reviews on Amazon is Only $45

No kitchen is complete without a Dutch oven. Durable and versatile, these thick-walled wonders have long been a wedding registry favorite, in large …

This Serum Was Developed By MIT Scientists — & It's Only $28

If $28 — including the cost of shipping — seems like a suspiciously low price to pay for a serum that comes out of the finest luxury laboratories in …

Skin Care

One-Skillet Creamy Chicken Tortellini Is Here to Save Dinner

Stuck in a cooking rut? Forgot to meal plan? Thinking of ordering takeout? Not so fast — this one-skillet chicken with tortellini is here to save …

Cooking

10 Superior Neighborhood Slice Joints

No city has a slice tradition like our own; in fact, no other city even comes close. Our neighborhood pizzerias are selfless institutions dedicated to feeding the public cheaply day in and day out, rarely even stopping for holidays. The results are always delicious, and sometimes innovative, …

10 Easy Pieces: German-Designed Flatware

The first German-designed flatware we fell for was from Carl Pott, the famed midcentury designer, but after some digging, we discovered a range of …

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

Related Maps

DUMBO, once the little Brooklyn neighborhood that could, has become one of the city’s dreamiest locales, and not just for weddings. Tourism, luxury lofts, and tech startups in the area have brought a wealth of top-notch dining options around the clock, from smart and fast-casual to hushed and …

James Beard

6 Mouthwatering Brie Recipes That Prove Perfection Does Exist

We don't know about you, but working as a cheese sommelier is definitely a dream job of ours. We'll gladly eat ricotta-stuffed pasta shells, smoked …

9 Ways to Reuse Old Candle Jars (Instead of Trashing Them)

I love candles, and I particularly love candles that come in beautiful containers, because they smell <i>and</i> look lovely. But this leads to a particular …

Chemicals

Pantone Just Released Their Fall 2018 Color Trend Report

And its full of bright and bold hues.<p>Fashion week, the sartorial check-in that takes over New York twice a year — or four times if you count Resort and Pre-Fall — serves to introduce the reigning trend forecast for the year ahead, from silhouettes to new faces. Though ostensibly about clothing, it …

Home Decorating

27 Things From Overstock To Make Your Home Look More Expensive

Tufted ottomans, mid-century modern furniture, velvet chairs, and other gorgeous staples for your home — at prices that might surprise you.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are</b> …

9 Small Decor Items That Will Elevate Your Entire Home

It’s true what they say: The devil is in the details. This sentiment applies to most things in life, but it’s especially the case when it comes to …

Home Decorating

Where to buy the best wall art

<p>Homes<p>They pop up all over Instagram, on the glossiest blogs and in the most Pinterest-worthy of houses - it seems that the even the most stylish …

6 Acrylic Home Accessories to Dress Up Your Space

1<p>JR William Small Tray<p>Achieve a chic, minimalistic look on your vanity with a clear catchall to display your favorite beauty products. The colored …

Architectural Hardware from a Japanese Artisan

We’ve long been fans of Futagama, a Japanese collective founded in 1897 that makes brass artifacts in the Buddhist tradition, with a focus on …