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These 14 Easy Pastry Recipes Will Make Your Kitchen Smell Like a Boulangerie

If you have a sweet tooth, you probably don't like to choose favorites when it comes to dessert. Cupcakes, cakes, ice cream, gelato, cookies, you …

Baking

18 Underrated Books You Should Read Before 2018 Is Over

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Books

The endurance workout to last longer in bed

Picture this: You take your girlfriend or wife out on a romantic day date, whip up an easy meal for two at home, then give her your perfect …

How the South Does Sous Vide

Immersion cooking has long been a staple in restaurant kitchens. Now, it’s easier than ever to do at home—and it’s the perfect technique for hot, steamy summer days. Here, eight Southern chefs share their favorite ways to sous vide<p>A large pot of water might not strike most people as the right …

Sous-vide Cooking

The one exercise that will trim down your thigh fat

True story: it's not squats.<p>How <i>do</i> you lose fat off your thighs? Most people have parts of their body they'd most like to trim down, and thighs are a common one for women (especially in summer, because... chafing.)<p>Because we know it's (sadly) not possible to self-select an area for fat to shed with …

Weight Loss

The 7 Best OTC Retinol Creams for Smoother, Younger-Looking Skin

Clear up acne, fight aging, and even out wrinkles—all with one product.<p>1 RoC Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Night Cream<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 Eau Thermale Avène RetrinAL 0.1 Intensive Cream<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>3 Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Regenerating …

Skin Care

Angled Lob Haircuts That Prove Blunt Isn’t Always Better

Check out this fresh angle on the long bob.<p>As far as we’re concerned, there’s no bad time to make the chop. Whether waving hello to summer or saying …

Hairstyling

The Best Tiny Beach Town To Retire for Under $40K a Year, According to AARP

Thanks to tony, McMansion-dotted enclaves like Malibu and East Hampton, beachfront living sometimes gets an elites-only rep. But, in reality, that’s …

Key West

66 Positive Things You Should Be Saying to Your Child

In a world where saying "no" is usually a lot easier than saying "yes," it is important to bring up children who don't feel that negativity has a higher value than positivity. Encouraging words can have a truly lasting effect on your kiddos years and years after you've said them, so we should …

Happiness

Everyday Pad Thai | America's Test Kitchen

Since pad thai cooks very quickly, prepare everything before you begin to cook. Use the time during which the radishes and noodles soak to prepare …

Authentic New Mexico Green Chile Stew Recipe

Broil green chiles in the oven turning often to evenly darken skin making sure they don't burn.<p>Remove from oven and cover with a dish cloth for 10 …

Food

Chocolate Birthday Sheet Cake

12 Servings<p>The genius part of this rich and moist sheet cake recipe is the “reverse creaming” method. Instead of creaming butter and sugar before adding the liquid ingredients and flour, you’ll gradually add the liquid ingredients into the flour. As a result, the cake bakes almost perfectly flat—no …

Dessert

Need a Quick Binge? Here Are the Best Miniseries on Netflix

We all need a good binge every now and again, a touch of TV gold that keeps saying "just one more episode." If you want something to sink your teeth into, but don't have the patience (or time) to commit to a multiseason series, try a miniseries! From comedy to drama, history to sci-fi, there's …

TV

Watch your back, baking soda: There’s a new DIY cleaning ingredient in town

When it comes to making your home look and feel squeaky-clean, you can always depend on a few different natural solutions to get the job done: Tea …

Cleaning

These 10 Lotions With Glycolic Acid Will Reveal Your Glowiest Skin Yet

Glycolic acid has become a skincare buzzword as of late, just like its hyaluronic acid, retinol, and collagen counterparts. Whether this …

Skin Care

Halle Berry, 51, Demonstrates Her Intense 10-Minute, 10-Exercise Workout That You Can Do Too

If you want to have a body like Halle Berry, but don’t know how, don’t worry. The former Bond girl is sharing some of her best fitness moves. But, be …

Workouts

Spanish Garlic Shrimp (Gambas al Ajillo) Recipe

"Every Spanish restaurant serves this dish of shrimp cloaked in garlic-infused olive oil with smoky hints of paprika and a touch of sweetness from …

Seafood

6 Workout Tips That Will Build You Stronger, Faster Legs

You have to do more than log miles if you want to see some serious results.<p>Having strong legs is essential for making you a faster and more efficient runner. That’s why you should regularly incorporate lower-body exercises into your routine in addition to logging your weekly miles.<p>Not sure where to …

Workouts

I've Been to 100 Caribbean Islands—This Is the One I Always Recommend

The Caribbean is synonymous with idyllic white-sand beaches and azure water, but for traveler and journalist Ashlan Cousteau, that's just one of the …

Caribbean

The best kids' books, age-by-age

Head to your local library and check out some of our favorite kid titles. These mom-tested books are guaranteed to please your budding bookworm!<p><b>Baby</b><i><br>The Going-To-Bed Book</i> by Sandra Boynton<i><br>Good Night Moon</i> by Margaret Wise Brown<i><br>Dear Zoo</i> by Rod Campbell<i><br>The Very Hungry Caterpillar</i> by Eric</i> …

Kids

Yes, You Can Lose Belly Fat Without Working Out — Here's How

Losing belly fat is no easy feat. It requires you to work hard and pay close attention to your daily habits. You might think that working out for hours on end is the best way to shed excess fat around your midsection, but that's not true. You can lose belly fat without exercising at all, in fact, …

Nutrition

Mokbar's Chilled Soybean Noodles Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> From Esther Choi: "We serve this at mŏkbar in the summer. It’s a dish I grew up eating with my grandma, kongguksu. The beauty of it is that it’s so simple: just a few ingredients, completely vegan. I use special noodles at the restaurant: They’re a mix of wheat and buckwheat, which …

Vegetable chilli by Jamie Oliver

Yield8<p>Jamie Oliver's vegetable chilli recipe from <i>Super Food Family Classics</i> is great for feeding a crowd.<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 onions<br>• olive oil<br>• 1 heaped …

The Secret Life of Cows

• <b>Author:</b> Rosamund Young<p><b>"Within a day of receiving this book, I had consumed it... Absorbing, moving, and compulsively readable."—Lydia Davis</b><p><b>In this affectionate, heart-warming chronicle, Rosamund Young distills a lifetime of organic farming wisdom, describing the surprising personalities of her cows</b> …

Help, Thanks, Wow

• <b>Author:</b> Anne Lamott<p><b>Author Anne Lamott writes about the three simple prayers essential to coming through tough times, difficult days and the hardships of daily life.</b><br>Readers of all ages have followed and cherished Anne Lamott’s funny and perceptive writing about her own faith through decades of trial …

Crustless Cranberry Pie Recipe

"Light, super simple, and delicious dessert. Great with vanilla ice cream."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 cup white sugar<p>1/4 teaspoon salt<p>2 cups …

Get fit faster: Express workouts for the busy woman

Because nobody wants to spend hours sweating it out in the gym!<p>Whether it's toned arms, firmer glutes or an all-over fix you're after, studies have …

11 Reasons Why Montenegro Needs to Be Your Next Holiday Destination

Ask anyone who visits this slice of absolute paradise and they’ll tell you that Montenegro is a land of Adriatic heaven. Bursting with rolling, …

'I get bored easily': Model Erin Holland, 29, reveals the EXACT workout she follows to sculpt her enviable body - and the guilty pleasure she'll never give up

Former Miss World Australia, Erin Holland, 29, is known for her enviable figure - but it doesn't come without hard work.<p>So to offer an insight into …

Workouts

This Boiled Egg Diet is Successful Worldwide - You Can Lose Up To 20 Pounds in 2 Weeks

If you want quick results in your fight to lose weight, the boiled egg diet is perfect.<p>At least this is what its practitioners, spread throughout the …

Nutrition