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This Is How You Make the Perfect Steak

Sometimes after a long day of work, the one thing you want (besides wine, of course) is a good fulfilling meal for one that doesn’t take long to cook and makes your taste buds explode with happiness. But while this might sound like a dream, it actually can be done… with a steak recipe. (Cue gasps.) …

BBQ

Top 10 Rules of Thumb for the Perfect Home Decor

If you’re not an interior designer, decorating your home can sometimes pose a challenge. You want to make your home comfortable and beautiful, …

6 of the Most Unbelievably Cheap Paradises on Earth

By: John Marshall<p><i>Credit: Justin Sawn/Flickr</i><p>Everyone at one time or another has wanted to get away from it all and beach/ski/paraglide-bum it in some foreign land. Small problem: that's very expensive. Or is it? (That's our sweet rhetorical way of saying maybe not.) Check this list of 12 shockingly …

The 5 Top Overseas Property Markets For 2016

Thanks to an uber-strong dollar, foreign markets in recession and worse, and rapidly expanding middle classes in key locations, we are amidst what I refer to as a golden age for the purchase of real estate overseas.<p>Here are five markets in particular that offer tremendously appealing lifestyle …

South America

The One Trick You Need to Know for Applying Gold Eye Shadow

We're suckers for pretty gold makeup. And this year, beauty brands gave us plenty to choose from: <b>Burberry Gold Glow Fragranced Luminising Powder in Gold No. 01</b>,<b>Dior Diorific State of Gold Illuminating Pressed Powder</b>,<b>M.A.C. In Extra Dimension Skinfinish in Oh, Darling</b>, and__Charlotte Tilbury Bar of …

Makeup

Why Nicaragua Is A Better Retirement Choice Than Costa Rica

Nicaragua, long hidden behind the image of her picaresque president, is finally emerging as a top retirement and vacation hotspot.<p>We've been making the case for Nicaragua for years. Why do I think things could finally be turning around for this beautiful but misunderstood country with so much to …

Central America

Beauty Confessions: This Drugstore Top Coat Makes Cheap Manis Look Expensive

My obsession with nail art began when I realized that my regular trips to the nail salon were eating up too much of my fun-tivities budget. I love glossy nails as much as the next person, but not enough to give up things like books or one more drink at happy hour. It also helped that one of my BFFs …

Coats

10 New Beauty Products to Try This Month

It’s fall, y’all! In makeup talk, this means bring on the plums, browns and matte everything. The new season also means a lot of new beauty launches that will rock your world and totally switch up your typical beauty regimen (which, according to this study, is more impactful than you realize). Here …

Makeup

12 Hours to Kill in Austin, Texas

Having just about 12 hours to spare between two connecting flights (can you believe it? mystery of cheapo travels!), we decided to visit the hip town of Austin. Consecrated as the music capital of the country -- yes, before Nashville -- I must say that during the day, not much music was heard in …

Texas

Nigella Lawson: my life in food

I think of myself, in part, as the sum of all the meals I’ve eaten, as much as I feel I’m the sum of all the books I’ve read. (I’m not alone in this: it’s why Nigel Slater’s Toast, or Samantha Ellis’s How To Be A Heroine, resonate so with readers.) Having just published my 10th book, I see the mark …

Eastern Europe

From Zagreb to Dubrovnik: A Drive Down Croatia’s A1 Highway

Driving Croatia’s coastal road is like riding a schizophrenic time machine: you’ll ping from ancient forts and medieval seaside towns to chic …

How to Get Started as a Runner

Running has the power to change your life. It will make you fitter, healthier, even happier. Here's all you need to know to get (and stay) on track to a brighter future.<p>You've seen them effortlessly striding down the street, their sculpted quads shining in the sun. And now you've decided that you, …

Marathons

Kansas State Marching Band Apologizes After Mass-Scale 'Blowjob' Incident

"That's a jayhawk on the left and a dick on the right."<p>During Kansas State University's season opener, the K-State marching band very much appeared to simulate a jayhawk giving a blowjob. The announcer might be saying, "It appears that the Starship Enterprise has encountered a horrible space …

GIF Animations

5 Reasons to Visit Merida, Mexico, Now

The sun-kissed town of Mérida has certainly joined the ranks of Mexico’s most desired destinations lately. The capital of the state of Yucatán, …

What it's like living in Merida (Mexico)

How to make the Italian version of mac and cheese, which Anthony Bourdain calls the world's greatest pasta dish

One of the earliest known recipes for macaroni and cheese comes from the 13th-century tome "Liber de Coquina," an Italian cookbook. In it, a recipe called "de lasanis" calls for cut-up sheets of pasta to be tossed with parmesan cheese, which sounds a lot like cacio e pepe to me.<p>If you've never …

Italian Food

The Best Low-Cost Alternatives To A Full Bar For Your Wedding

<i>Champagne toasts and custom cocktails are synonymous with nuptial celebrations, but free-flowing alcohol can amount to an expensive bill quickly. An open bar may be the expectation for modern weddings, but what is a bride to do when her budget doesn't allow for the cost? Brides on a budget need not</i> …

Weddings

16 Easy Updos for All Hair Types

It’s official: The summer months are upon us, and it’s only going to get hotter. This means both your wardrobe and your makeup routine are getting an overhaul, so why not your hair too? If the humidity is out of control where you live, or you just want your hair off your neck for once, you’re not …

Hairstyling

The Glutes Whisperer Shares The Ultimate Three Week Butt Workout

"He turned my thutt into a butt."<p>While en route to meet trainer Ryan Anthony at an Equinox gym in New York City, my anxiety sky rockets. We're about to embark on a three-week quest together: Anthony has been tasked with "fixing" my lifelong lack of derriere, somehow sculpting a "C" curve where …

4 Moves for Insanely Toned Abs (#NoFilter)

Get ready for your bikini closeup on Instagram, all summer long<p>This total-body strength routine works overtime to firm your core by challenging your stability. The result? An effective sweat session we don't mind doing in the heat! Perform three sets on nonconsecutive days three times a week.

Fitness

10 Scientific Ways To Be Happy

Travel Deals

You'll be Amazed by These 10 Creative Ways to Cook Eggs

Still thinking eggs are unhealthy and refusing to eat them? Want to know the real truth? This article reviews why eggs are a superfood and provides …

Apparently You've Been Putting Sauce On Your Pasta All Wrong

Are you plopping sauce right on top of your pasta as soon as you finish cooking it? As chef Andrew Carmellini would say, "You're doing it all wrong."<p>Most people dump out their unwanted pasta water and immediately start pouring cold water over the pasta, Carmellini explains in this Chow pasta …

Cooking

How to Make the Best Egg Sandwich Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: The Eastman Egg Company gives us the insider tips on putting together an egg sandwich so good, you'll look</i> …

Breakfast

You've Been Cooking Bacon The Wrong Way Your Whole Life

This way is a game changer tbh.<p>View this post on Facebook

Mile High Buttermilk Biscuits

quick breads simple sides<p>March 24, 2015<p>to Read (<p>Words)<p>I am a lover of quick breads . . . scones, tea loaves, baking powder biscuits, muffins, corn …