Monica Evans-Aghete

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Lupita Nyong’o’s Eclipsed Transformation: How the Play’s Costume Designer Turned the Style Star Into a Rebel Soldier

It’s a bedraggled vintage T-shirt that references the Nickelodeon cartoon <i>Rugrats</i> that immediately catches my eye within the first moments of Danai Gurira’s harrowing and searing play <i>Eclipsed</i>. The Public Theater production, soon headed to Broadway this spring, tackles the gut-wrenching details of …

Danai Gurira

29 Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes You’ll Be Thankful Are NOT Pie

Finding creative, unique dishes to serve at your Thanksgiving feast isn’t always easy. Substituting stuffing cups for turkey and healthy veggie skewers for mashed potatoes are two options, but what can you make for dessert that’s not the oh-so-beloved pumpkin or apple pie? Sure, there are some …

Dessert

The 25 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

Four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p>Four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.

Nutrition

Is This the Best Recipe for Beef Stew Ever?

Slow-cook the meat to tender perfection. Then feast on the delicious high-protein meal<p>Some call it “sauté de boeuf à la Bourguignonne.” Others just call it “beef stew.” Julia Child famously referred to it as “one of the most delicious beef dishes concocted by man.”<p>She’s right. There’s nothing more …

3 tips for the home cook from Thomas Keller

Somehow it’s hard to imagine chef Thomas Keller heating up veggie burgers or tossing together a quick Friday-night supper for the kids. In case you …

Thomas Keller

These Chicken Nuggets Are What Dreams Are Made Of

Pretzels + chicken nuggets = YAS<p>View this post on Facebook<p>2 cups salted pretzels<p>1/2 cup parmesan cheese<p>1/2 cup flour<p>1/4 tsp pepper (optional)<p>2 eggs<p>1 lb boneless chicken breasts<p>Cut chicken breasts into 2 inch pieces.<p>Mix pretzels and cheese in food processor.<p>Add pepper to flour and mix in a separate …

Recipes

5 Things You Need to Know Before You See 'Spectre'

It's been three years since James Bond last blew our minds with "Skyfall." Now, director Sam Mendes and Daniel Craig are back with "Spectre," the 24th entry in the 007 franchise.<p>This new mission might just be Bond's toughest -- and most personal -- yet, as he travels the globe and takes on the …

Judi Dench