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Kate Middleton Designer Outfits for Second Pregnancy

With the oh-so-exciting news that Kate Middleton is officially expecting baby #2, we have a lot to think about. The usual (names, gender, etc.) but also how she'll be dressing through the pregnancy since last time sister <i>nailed</i> it. And there's no time like New York Fashion Week to start thinking …

6 Easy Baking Hacks For Healthier Cookies

Why do we make ourselves crazy trying to get kids to eat their peas, carrots and now...kale? Heck, do <i>we</i> even like kale? Instead of fighting a battle we can't win, it's time we rethink something our little ones already enjoy--the cookie.<p>Because kids love anything called a "cookie," here are 6 easy …

Nude Awakening: How to Pull Off Fall's Neutral Makeup Trend

You're about to get a whole lot more comfortable being naked in public. With a neutral palette of beige, bronze and greige hues, Burberry artistic …

Fashion Designer Peter Som's Legendary Minestrone Soup Recipe

Award-winning fashion designer, Peter Som, who wowed the New York fashion world last week with his spring 2015 collection, has an uncanny ability to find cohesion with all kinds of seemingly disparate ingredients. His style aesthetic ranges from classic and elegant to quirky and colorful. What many …

Avocado Toasts and Friends

Some curmudgeons decry the avocado toast phenomenon. They stand on soap boxes and shout, "When will the avocado toast bubble burst? When will all those who have invested their hard-earned dollars in Haas avocados and sourdough loaves realize it was all for naught?"<p>Silence, skeptics. Avocado toast …

The Best Street Style From New York Fashion Week

Our main man on the street, Dan Roberts, captures all the action.<p>When it comes to fashion week, designers might be showing off the latest looks for spring 2015 on the runways, but there are plenty of notable fashion moments happening on the streets. Photographer Dan Roberts captures all the …

Weekend Reading: Pizza Cake, German Craft Beer, Trash Fish, and More

What we're reading, cooking, and clicking this week.<p>So, a piece of magnificence has been making its way around the web of late: Pizza cake. Pillsbury …

The Best Chain Restaurant All-You-Can-Eat Deals

If there are four words that American diners love hearing more than any others, they would most likely be "all you can eat." The unalienable right to eat until we burst is, at this point, basically in the Constitution, and heaven forbid you try to take our plates away before we're finished. …

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21 Melty, Gooey, Ultra-Cheesy Quesadillas

It doesn’t get simpler or better than a warm, deliciously cheesy quesadilla. Here, 21 of the all-time greatest quesadilla recipes F&W has to offer.<p>It …

One-Pot Chicken Cacciatore

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: A one-pot classic to get fall off to a cozy start.</i><p>I'm going to tell you a little behind-the-scenes Food52 secret. Know what our number one recipe search term is? It's chicken. It beats out all …

Fashion Cues: Learn Style Tricks From TV's Most Powerful Female Characters

Behind every addictive TV show is a strong, inspirational female character. She's a leader, makes tough decisions and holds the secret to power …

Read My Lips: One Woman's Plastic Surgery Regret

How I became a lab rat in my own failed experiment.<p>I went to Beverly Hills High School, where rhinoplasty was about as common as getting a driver's license. Most of the girls in my class came back from spring break of sophomore year with surgical tape across the bridges of their new, turned up …

10 Latin Superfoods to Make Your Hair Grow Long

We've been eyeing some of our favorite stars with super long hair lately and, we admit, are a bit jealous. How do these ladies get such long, lustrous locks? It turns out that getting good hair has everything to do with your diet, the iron-rich, vitamin-rich and protein-rich foods that you should …

Hair

10 Designer Bags Every Woman Should Own

Because collecting handbags is arguably an art form.<p>Collecting handbags, when done well, can arguably be considered an art form. In homage to that, here are the 10 bags every woman should have in her closet— get your check list started.

Sarah Silverman Roasts Steve Jobs And Other Dead Celebs While Playing Joan Rivers On SNL

Steve Jobs, Richard Pryor, Lucille Ball, Freddy Mercury, and Benjamin Franklin were her main targets.<p>Eartha Kitt introduced Rivers: "We've just received word that one of the greats has joined us here on the celestial stage. Ladies and gentleman of heaven, please welcome Miss Joan Rivers!"<p>"Thank …

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Star Wars: Tiny Death Star and Assault Team fall to the dark side, Disney shut off the lights

Without notice to fans, or even to one of their partnered developers, Disney has dropped the ax on two Star Wars titles, Star Wars: Tiny Death Star and Star Wars Assault Team.<p>Perhaps there is a joke in here about the Disney rebels taking out the Death Star, but that would be a tiny assault to the …

Models Use Instagram To Show Fans What They're Really Like Off The Catwalk

One of the interesting outcomes of this trend is that instead of maintaining the idea that these models must always look perfect, they become more likable and relatable to their fans when they post less than flattering photos of themselves.<p>Twitter lets us listen to what these celebs really think, …

Model and Glamour Style Icon Jourdan Dunn's Best Looks | Glamour

It goes without saying that British model Jourdan Dunn absolutely kills it on the most esteemed runways during Fashion Month and in the haute-est fashion campaigns in the biz (Saint Laurent, Burberry, and Rag & Bone, to name a few). She's a member of the affectionately termed "Balmain Army," …