Sandra Alcocer

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The 40 Best-Ever Recipes from Food & Wine

Of the more than 24,000 recipes we've published since 1978, these are the ones that were so memorable, so revelatory, and so delicious that we're …

Sparkling Wine

Learning From Sardinia, Where Locals Live La Dolce Vita Longer Than Anyone Else

I’ve come from the isle of Manhattan, where clocks tick on New York minutes and anxiety hums in the streets. I’ve landed in Sardinia, a Mediterranean island (outsized only by Sicily) where stress feels out of place among the mountains, verdant with maquis, and blue waters that shift in color like …

7 cascadas para darte un chapuzón en Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico está lleno de majestuosas cascadas que podrían ser tremendos sitios de turismo interno, ideales para darse un chapuzón veraniego.<p>Estos …

4 Sunscreen Ingredients You Should Absolutely Avoid (and What to Use Instead)

Wearing SPF is one of the most important things you can do every day—not only does it help to slow down the signs of aging by protecting against …

This Booty-Burning Barre Workout Offers Some Serious Cardio Too!

Tone and lengthen your body while burning major calories with this barre workout from Ballet Bodies master trainer Romi Rivera. This workout combines cardio moves with Pilates exercises to sculpt your entire body. Yes, you will sweat. And yes, your muscles will burn and shake. But don't worry — the …

The Definitive Guide to Getting Your Grill Hot Enough

Have you ever listened to your grill? When you’ve heated it correctly and lower that first steak onto the grates, the searing and sizzling sound is …

BBQ

These 5 Exercises Will Help You Recharge After Sitting All Day Long

Glutes play an important role in protecting and supporting the lower back during many types of body movement, whether you're standing up, sitting …

Try This 10-Minute Yoga Routine to Help Increase Your Hip Flexibility

The hips are a large joint in your body and support a great range of motion. Because of the amount of time most of us spend sitting in chairs, it’s …

Yoga

Inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” Exhibition

The new Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute exhibition, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” opens on Thursday, May 10. Curated by Andrew Bolton, the show will be the museum’s largest in terms of square footage, winding from the Anna Wintour Costume Center through the …

14 alternatives to touristy New York attractions

Don’t be seduced by hop-on, hop-off buses and promises of a once-in-a-lifetime trip: If you’re going to all the most touristy attractions in NYC, it …

These 10 Careers Pay Women More Than Men

If you’re a woman in the workforce, you’re probably well aware of the ever enduring, depressing statistic that, on average, a woman only makes 82 cents to every dollar a man earns in this country. (The wage gap is far larger for African-American and Latino women.) Things are even worse on a global …

A Local's Guide to Eating in Rome

Rome is a city of classic fare and ancient flavors, of cacio e pepe and carbonara, artichokes and wild greens, fire-crisped pizzas and silky …

Los 10 mejores colegios de Puerto Rico

El ranking 2018 de la mejores escuelas privadas de Puerto Rico ya está listo.<p>Según Topmost10.com, el ranking se basa en un análisis riguroso de …

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How to Spend 72 Hours in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico's largest city is well on the road to recovery after the storms of 2017.<p>On September 20, 2017, Puerto Rico was among the hardest hit by Hurricane Maria. The road from emergency recovery to rehabilitation was steep and long—including an island-wide blackout that seemed to last forever. …

Puerto Rico

12 British Shows You Need to Binge-Watch Now

Every fall, the television industry puts forth the best and most promising shows and crosses its fingers that the American public falls in love. Of course, not every show can be a surefire win­; it can often take weeks before a show hits its stride, or they may just lose their momentum and drop off …

Pizza | Basics with Babish

30 Minute HIIT and Abs Workout with Warm Up and Cool Down (no equipment)

Need a little core work but also want to be sure you fire up your metabolism as well? This routine takes a typical lower intensity abs workout and …

Detroit-Style 3-Meat Pizza

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Pizza sauce<p>28 ounces San Marzano whole peeled tomatoes<br>• 1/3 cup olive oil<br>• 4 cloves garlic<br>• Fresh basil leaves<br>• Salt<br>• 1 pinch crushed red pepper flakes<p>Pizza<p>Olive oil<br>• 1 pound pizza dough, at room temperature<br>• 8 ounces shredded mozzarella<br>• 8 ounces shredded Wisconsin brick cheese<br>• 3 tablespoons grated …

Make the Best Pizza

Good morning. There are more than 2,500 five-star ratings on our best recipe for pizza dough (above), but I’m here this morning with a couple of notes about it all the same. (Some night soon you can use the result to make a plain pizza pie, or a pizza that is green and white.)<p>The first is, if you …

Recipes

Forget Everything You Know About California Pinot Noir

Here are 12 bottles to help you rethink this popular grape.<p>We’ve all heard it before; maybe we have even been guilty of uttering the words</i> …

7 Books From 2017 ALREADY Being Adapted

Sup y'all. So we all know about upcoming adaptations such as Donna Tartt's <i>The Goldfinch</i>, Jennifer Niven's <i>All the Bright Places</i>, and Gillian Flynn's</i> …

An Insider’s Guide to the Stunning, Historic Neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights

Before Brooklyn became synonymous worldwide with all things hip and new, it played second fiddle to Manhattan. It was that borough beyond the East River that seemed a world away—the place people decamped to for cheaper rents. Even Brooklyn Heights, the stunning, historic “first suburb” that lies …

18 Best Places to Travel in 2018

There's a phrase we like to use at Traveler to describe certain destinations: "It's having a moment." It comes up a lot—that near-impossible-to-pin-down, can't-put-our-thumb-on-it logic as to why you should visit somewhere, now. We feel an urgent need to get to Antarctica; to visit the Azores …

Travel

Christmas in New York

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and by "it" we mean Christmas in New York! Just a few weeks after all the Halloween events wrap for the …

Christmas window displays in NYC

Ready to ogle some gorgeous Christmas window displays? We know, searching for the best NYC gifts can be nightmarish at times—especially if your list …

7 DIY Household Cleaners

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This turmeric tonic is going to be your go-to energy boost beverage

When Sarah Schneider, co-owner of NYC’s Egg Shop, realized that she and other staff members at the restaurant were <i>all</i> experimenting with turmeric at …

Learn how to make money just by using Amazon

Amazon's called "The Everything Store" for good reason. You can buy virtually anything on the megawatt retail site — and we mean <i>anything</i>. Clothes, …