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12 Things Not to Miss In Zanzibar

By College Tourist; Author: Julia Wiesmann<p><b>There are fewer African names more attractive and magical than Zanzibar.</b><p>There are fewer African names more attractive and magical than Zanzibar. Turquoise sea, palm-packed beaches, timeless fishing villages and the smell of exotic spices make Zanzibar a …

Condo cruise ships second homes

The World circumnavigates the globe year-round.Courtesy of The World<p>For anyone who has ever struggled with the idea of spending their savings buying a home or using it all to travel the world, condo cruises present a perfect solution.<p>These floating communities are increasingly popular modes of …

12 Brilliant Ways to Use a Dehydrator

Chefs Jeff McInnis and Janine Booth are both dedicated to classic Southern dishes as well as addicted to modern technology. Here, they share a …

6 Dynamic Tofu Recipes That Might Just Change Your Mind on Bean Curd

Poor tofu. It's all too easy to dismiss tofu as tasteless blocks of bean curd for health nuts -- as something to be merely consumed for sustenance. But cooking and eating tofu doesn't have to be a joyless exercise. Aside from the obvious health benefits, it can be prepared a number of inventive …

8 Beauty Products We're Thankful For

In honor of Thanksgiving, BAZAAR editors express their gratitude to these beauty items that fix bad hair days, make skin glow and add a polished final touch.<p>In honor of Thanksgiving, <i>BAZAAR</i> editors express their gratitude to these beauty items that fix bad hair days, make skin glow and add a …

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

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12 Beauty Hacks To Try Now

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, try these beauty tricks using a toothbrush.<p><b>1. Spray the bristles of an old toothbrush with hairspray to help tame flyaways.</b><p>Since the bristles of each toothbrush are positioned so close together, they act as a super-tiny boar bristle brush. Spray the head of the …

18 Wildly Wonderful Recipes You Can Make With Frozen Waffles

Oh, you thought frozen waffles were reserved for rushed mornings, for tossing in the toaster and maybe drizzling with a bit of store-bought syrup, did you? Ha! Not so.<p>While homemade waffles emanate that "made with love" vibe, sometimes you don't have to act in such grandiose ways to craft a …

Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Brown Butter and Sage

Makes 10 to 12 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 1-pound red-skinned sweet potatoes (yams), rinsed, patted dry, pierced all over with fork<p>1 12-ounce container fresh ricotta cheese, drained in sieve 2 hours<p>1 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese (about 3 ounces)<p>2 tablespoons (packed) golden brown sugar<p>2 …

Bukhara: A Spiced Rice Dish

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Jehanne of The Cooking Doctor shares a rice-based recipe passed down from the grandfather she never met.</i><p>While a lot of us share a legacy of our grandmothers' cooking, it …

Grilled Seafood Recipes for a Light, Bright Summer Meal

Grilled seafood is perfect summertime fare: light, fresh, and flavorful—from grilled oysters to sesame shrimp, here are our favorite recipes.<p><b>In the summertime when our grills are in heavy rotation</b>, it's easy to give all the glory to meaty fare like ribs, steak, and barbecued chicken. But we need to …

Perfect Fish Tacos

8 Servings<p>A fish taco dream come true: crispy, light-as-air fried fish, balanced by a creamy slaw and fiery, cooling, and crunchy fixings.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Fish<p>2 pounds skinless red snapper or other mild white fish fillets<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 cup white rice flour<p>2 teaspoons kosher …

9 New Grilling Recipes to Make Right Now

These 9 grilling recipes, from clams and chorizo to a pisco punch with grilled lemons, were developed for BonAppetit.com's 30 Days of Grilling campaign.<p><b>We've been really excited about a lot of things</b> during our 30 Days of Grilling extravaganza. But if we had to choose one favorite category from the …

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23 Summery French Recipes for Bastille Day

From bistro steak to clafoutis, 23 summery French recipes to celebrate Bastille Day (July 14) or any day<p><b>Bastille Day is a great excuse to have a Frenchie dinner party or picnic.</b> Heck, even if you're not celebrating the symbolic end of the French monarchy, these summery recipes will evoke that …

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11 Quick and Easy Summer Camp Lunches

Here are 15 camp lunches that kids will love, from cold noodle salad to spinach dip.<p><b>It's summer camp season!</b> It's probably a huge relief to send your kids off to swim, run, do arts and crafts, and other good ole'-fashioned fun stuff. But there's one problem that plagues parents during the school …

Garganelli with Crab and Broccolini

4 Servings<p>The subtle flavor of broccolini is a good match for sweet crabmeat.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<p>4 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>1 bunch large broccolini or Chinese broccoli (about 8 oz.), chopped<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black …

15 Dinner Recipes that You Should Really Eat for Breakfast

Our favorite breakfasts look an awful lot like dinner—here are the best nontraditional breakfast foods to start your day.<p><b>It's time breakfast breaks free from its shackles.</b> Think about it: We're totally cool with pancakes and bacon for dinner, so why shouldn't we inject a little dinner food into our …

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8 Easy and Fun Summer Recipes to Make With Kids

<b>1. Semi-Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches</b><p>These semi-homemade ice cream sandwiches are a delicious twist on an old fashioned treat. Kids love them. Adults love them. They are hard to beat! <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Double Chocolate Zucchini Bread</b><p>This quick bread makes a perfect afternoon snack: it's …

Easy Jicama Fries We Know You'll Love

Jicama, or Mexican Turnip as it is sometimes called, is an edible root that has always baffled me just a little bit. How, I wonder, did anyone ever think to taste the very ugly-looking root of a poisonous plant in the first place? I'm glad, however, that some brave soul was willing to take the risk …

6 Best Party Dips for Graduation

Here are six fantastic, crowd-friendly dips for a graduation celebration.<p>1 of 6<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 6<p>3 of 6<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 6<p>Advertisement<p>5 of …

10 exciting new stir-fry recipes to try this summer

Summer is the ideal season for stir-fries: It’s far too hot to fire up the oven, and stir-fry recipes typically need less than 10 minutes of cooking time. Plus, stir-fries are the perfect way to use the seasonal produce you found at the market (or whatever lingers in your crisper). It's easy enough …

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12 Unusual Ways to Cook Tomatoes, from Ice Cream to Cobbler to Sushi

12 recipes that use tomatoes in a different way, like cobbler, ice cream, cakes, sushi, tacos, tartare, and granita<p>In August, give us some sliced tomatoes with a drizzle of olive oil and we'll be happy campers. But juicy, perfectly ripe tomatoes deserve to star in a wide variety of dishes--and not …

15 Genius Ways To Use Champagne

Champagne's not just for drinking anymore. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p>Next time you pop open a bottle of bubbly, don't just grab a couple of flutes and chug it down. There are just too many fabulous things you can do with that champagne! From fantastic cocktails to …

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30 Cocktails Perfect For Warm Weather

The prettiest and most delicious cocktails to try this season. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com<p>Warm weather! IT'S FINALLY HERE ALL OVER THE COUNTRY! After you shove your puffy coats in suitcases and hide them away in a dark corner never to be seen until the cold returns, go sit …

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A Must-Have Vegetarian Cookbook

This is Michael Shemtov's favorite vegetarian cookbook.<p><i>Getting a chef to pick a favorite cookbook is like asking a parent to choose her most-loved</i> …

New Orleans Crabmeat Bon Bons for the Big Game

<b>Super Bowl Sunday</b> is a near-religious, magical 24-hour period in which three things take sole focus of your brain: football, commercials, and snacks. Right? Right. That said, we felt terrible that in the midst of our Super Bowl Snack Showdown, New Orleans, the host of the big game, could not …

Mango Yoghurt Ice Cream Recipe by Ann Low

<b>Since the weather is so hot and humid, this homemade ice cream comes just at the right time.</b><br>By Ann Low<p>Mango is always one of my favourite tropical …

Blueberry Mojito

May 23, 2013<p>Jorge likes to joke that I am a “Southern Hemisphere Drinker”. I love Rum and Tequila, but I tolerate vodka, gin and scotch/bourbon. …

Caramelized Salmon

Caramelized salmon.<p>Do I need to go on? Because the word caramelized pretty much speaks itself straight into my soul.<p>There’s just something about food …

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