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13 New Historical Fiction Books To Read If You Want To Escape 2018 For A Little While

The sun is shining, the weather is warm, and I'm looking to escape the rest of the world for a little while. It's one one thing to take a social …

Books

22 Creative Nonfiction Books That Will Make You Feel All the Feels

The first time I picked up an issue of <i>Creative Nonfiction</i>, it contained an explainer by founder and editor Lee Gutkind on the genre itself. In the …

Books

The Top 14 Gorgeous Towns and Cities to Visit in France

Who hasn’t heard the famous Audrey Hepburn quote, “Paris is always a good idea”? Well, let’s go a bit further with this and say France, as a whole, …

France

31 Little Makeup Tricks That Make A Big Difference

Lazy, but make it high-end beauty.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

Makeup

Steak Bites with Garlic Butter

5 from 12 votes<p>Steak Bites with Garlic Butter<p>These seared steak bites are cubes of sirloin steak cooked to perfection in a garlic butter sauce. An …

Food

Ten essential summer reads according to the Swedish bookstore voted world's best

<b>Fiction</b><p><i>"Less" by Andrew Sean Greer</i><p>"This great, funny, empathic book about a middle-aged writer and his insecurities won the Pulitzer this year."<p>Read …

Books

The World's Top 15 Cities

Here are 2017’s top urban destinations.<p>Every year, we ask our readers to rate the best cities in the world, and the results continue to surprise us. …

Cities

The Best Recipes from Utah

We found the best recipes from Utah—all shared by area home cooks. In this collection, you’ll find both classic dishes from the Beehive State, plus …

Cooking

This Is the Most Popular Chicken Thigh Recipe on Pinterest — Popular on Pinterest

As far as I am concerned, chicken thighs are the best part of the chicken. They're so flavorful and easy to cook that it's virtually impossible to …

Cooking

The Best Movies of 2018 (So Far)

From the multiplex to the art house, here are the first quarter of the year's standout films.<p>Cinephilia is a year-round condition, and thus it’s always an ideal time to honor the best of the current movie crop. Even though we’re only midway into 2018, a wide range of stellar offerings have already …

Isle of Dogs

The 25 Most Anticipated Movies of Fall 2018

Between the typical Oscar bait and end-of-the-year blockbusters, there will be a lot to see in theaters this fall.<p>The last few months of the year are when the blockbusters slow down and movie studios release their Oscar hopefuls. It's fitting that when the weather outside gets cold and gloomy, the …

Universal Pictures

These Are The 12 Refreshing As Hell Cocktails You Should Be Making This Summer

Here's how to step up that cookout game 10000%.

Recipes

Read 'The Cabin At The End Of The World' And You Won't Sleep For A Week

The worst kind of horror plays for shock — for extremes of blood and gore and screaming nonsense. It is instantly recognizable for existing in a universe too far gone from our own to truly haunt anyone still tethered to the everyday.<p>The best kind of horror is soft. Quiet. Almost gentle in its …

Books

16 Crowd-Pleasing Grilled Fish and Seafood Recipes

Summer and seafood go together like sundresses and espadrilles. The only thing that could make this beautiful combo even more perfect? By tossing …

Seafood

These Are The Best Audiobooks As Read By The Authors

Some books are just meant to be listened to.<p>Some books are meant to be read, others are best listened to. The audiobooks below are all narrated by their authors, adding another form of intimacy to the experience. In their expert voices, they might deliver a great joke, or emphasize a great sentence …

Books

The 60 Most Scenic Drives in America

Plan the road trip of the lifetime with these spectacular journeys that highlight all the beauty America has to offer. From shorelines to mountain …

Hiking

Paul Hollywood’s Best Tips for Baking Bread

Paul Hollywood has a lot to say about bread—and those blue eyes make us listen!<p>He’s the “silver fox” judge on the Great British Baking Show, author …

Baking

12 One-Skillet Meals — Recipes from The Kitchn

We'd be hard-pressed to think of a meal better-suited to weeknight cooking than a one-skillet dish. These recipes are easy to prep, easy to clean, …

Cooking

21 Beautiful Quotes For When You Need A Little Inspiration

“No need to hurry. No need to sparkle. No need to be anybody but oneself.” — Virginia Woolf<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 9 Rewarding Ways To Have A Happier, Healthier June<p>• 12 Clever Little Things People Do To Feel Motivated<p>• 16 Backgrounds That Will Brighten Your Day Every Time You Check Your Phone

Literature

28 EGG-cellent Recipes for the Big Green Egg

Calling all EGG-heads! This collection of recipes made just for you can be adapted to work perfectly for on the Big Green Egg. Fire up your Egg to …

Cooking

Our Favorite Bundt Cake Recipes

There's no denying that the humble bundt pan is among our favorite pans to bake with. From apple cake to hummingbird cake to chocolate cake, it's …

Dessert

This Is The Best Cheesecake Recipe Ever

The Three Cities of Spain Cheesecake is the best cheesecake recipe, period. It was the first cheesecake I ever baked, straight out of my mom's fresh …

Dessert

Our Best Chocolate Desserts

For many people, there’s no point in bothering with dessert unless it’s chocolate, so let us tempt you with this collection of our favorite chocolate …

Dessert

Our Favorite Lentil Recipes

Protein- and fiber-rich lentils are among the world's oldest cultivated crops. Here, our favorite recipes featuring the most convenient dried …

Healthy Eating

27 Chicken Meal Prep Recipes That Never Get Boring

We love the <i>idea</i> of meal prep. But eating the same soggy leftovers three days in a row? Not exactly our thing. So we’ve found 27 recipes that are so …

Healthy Eating

This Balsamic Chicken Cobb Salad Is Perfect for Summer — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

Pity the fool who can't love pasta fazool

If you’re like me (from New Jersey with a last name ending in a vowel), you very likely grew up eating “pasta fazool,” long before we found out that …

Italian Food

5 Literary Mysteries That Have Never Been Solved But Are Seriously Fascinating

Unexplained disappearances, strange and otherworldly manuscripts, deaths with no known cause — these are the mysteriesthat have been staples of …

21 Easy Desserts You Can Make in a Cast-Iron Skillet

There are some who would have you believe that a fruit salad or light yogurt qualifies as “indulgent dessert.” We don’t trust those people. For the …

The 10 Most Beautiful Towns in Puglia

Dreamy whitewashed enclaves, quaint fishing villages jutting into the sea, and ancient hilltop settlements hemmed in by protective walls – the …

Italy