Amy Phung

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My Morning Routine

Yes, always<p><i>Welcome to My Morning Routine, where we take a look at how people kick-start the day.</i><p>Today's creature of habit is chef Jose Andres, whose 13 restaurants in DC, LA, and Vegas are often credited with popularizing authentic tapas and avante-garde Spanish cuisine in the U.S. Soon he'll have …

What Fashion Designer Rebecca Minkoff Eats for Breakfast

Fashion designer Rebecca Minkoff tells us about her morning routine, and wrestling with her son<p><i>Welcome to My Morning Routine, where we take a look at how people kick-start the day. And by "people" we mean celebrities.</i><p>Fashion designer<p>Rebecca Minkoff is best known for her handbags, which often …

Eggs

Carly Rae Jepsen's Morning Routine

We got the scoop on the "Call Me Maybe" singer's favorite breakfast treats, her dad's pancakes, and her latte art abilities<p><i>Welcome to My Morning Routine, where we take a look at how people kick-start the day. And by "people" we mean celebrities.</i><p>Carly Rae Jepsen may be a name you associate with …

25 Days of Cookies: Day 15, Raisin-Nut Spice Cookies

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 15: Raisin-Nut Spice Cookies<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>Things have gotten pretty out of hand here in Cookieland. Our …

Dessert

100 Christmas Holiday Cookie Ideas {traditional & modern recipes} Saturday Inspiration & Ideas

The holidays around here would not seem complete without some good old fashion Christmas baking and cookies have always topped our family list.<p>If you …

10 DIY Bracelets & Necklaces

Today’s post is sponsored by Bing. I was happy to accept their challenge to use Bing Search to come up with a unique DIY craft project.<p>I knew I …

Log In ‹ Along Abbey Road — WordPress

Chowing Down On Meat, Dairy Alters Gut Bacteria A Lot, And Quickly

Looks like Harvard University scientists have given us another reason to walk past the cheese platter at holiday parties and reach for the carrot sticks instead: Your gut bacteria will thank you.<p>Switching to a diet packed with meat and cheese — and very few carbohydrates — alters the trillions of …

The 6 Right Snacks to Eat at 11 a.m.

Oh no, another hour or more to go before lunch? Relax, there's an easy food fix for every midmorning mood.<p>When You Need the Most Bang Per …

Snacks

7 No-Nonsense Tips For Eating Healthy

We all know that providing our bodies with nutrient dense foods full of vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals will help our bodies detoxify, heal, …

How to Decorate Gingerbread Cookies

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: A few tips for show-stopping gingerbread cookies.</i><p>I know that Christmas isn’t supposed to be a competition, but it can’t hurt to have the prettiest gingerbread at the …

5 Links to Read Before Baking Cookies

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: How to make the best cookies ever.</i><p>We're pretty sure that <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i> is really just a book about cookies; nothing sparks …

7 Oatmeal Cookie Recipes

Oatmeal cookies are perfect for two reasons: 1) they are delicious, and 2) they are made of oatmeal, which means they are really, really good for us. (Right?) There is no such thing as a bad cookie, but oatmeal cookies are special: a little more unique than the ubiquitous chocolate chip, but not …

8 Edible Gifts You Can Make at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Gift-giving isn't a competition, but if it were, these 8 homemade treats would blow all of the other gifts out of the water.</i><p>You've all heard the …

Too Many Cooks: What's Your Favorite Cookie?

<i>You'll be hearing from the staff at Food52 in Too Many Cooks, our group column in which we pool our answers to questions about food, cooking, life and more.</i><p>There's something deeply personal about finding out someone's favorite cookie. It's like knowing their first crush, or the name of their …

Recipes For Beauty: Sweet Potatoes

With trees turning all hues of vibrant red, yellow, and orange, fall gives us the most distinctive landscape of any season. But leaves aren’t the …

Dried Out? Here Are 3 Must-Have Oils For Silky Smooth Skin And Hair

For me, fall and winter are all about sipping red wine, gazing at the beautiful changing trees, and—oh, the buzzkill: dry skin and an itchy scalp! …

Nail Polish Application 101

Back when I was in high school my mom and I would go to the nail salon every two weeks for a mani, and once a month we’d include a pedi. It’s one of …

Building Your Kit Part 16: All About Powders!

Whether pressed, loose, translucent, talc, mineral, or silica, powder can be powerful. You can use it to set foundation, remove distracting shine, …

The Superfoods Facial: Why You Need It And How To Make It

Jack-O-Lantern carving season has come and gone, but the perks of the pumpkin extend far beyond Halloween. At the Joanna Vargas spa in NYC, pumpkin …

Skin Care

Do-Gooder Gift Guide: Beauty Products That Give Back

In October, Lancôme announced the return of its National Génefique Day, a company-wide initiative that donates $7 for every bottle of Génefique …

A Party-Perfect Hairstyle That’s Truly Easy! Meet The Low Loop Bun

We’re envious of those people who have no problem throwing a hairstyle together in less than 10 minutes. You know, the type of ’do that looks …

The Perfect Workout Playlist in 6 Steps

Music and fitness go hand in hand like chocolate and peanut butter. Although they can, and do, exist separately, when you put them together, it’s a …

The Half Up, Half Down Fishtail

Braids will never go out of style. But nowadays, it can feel like you’re almost expected to do something more than a basic braid, doesn’t it? It’s …

Do Eyelashes Break? Yes. We Get to the Root of the Problem.

We learn as children that if an eyelash falls, you simply kiss it away and make a wish. (Mine often revolved around good grades, new plates for my …

Makeup

DIY Holiday Skin Pick-Me-Up

While the holidays are often full of fun and excitement, they can also be full of stress. Between all the eating, drinking, and traveling, it might …

The Easiest DIY Beauty Gifts

When you need a gift for the product hoarder in your life, a homemade beauty treat can be the perfect thing. They're fun (and often simple) to whip …

Beauty

15 Books For A Healthy Mind, Body, And Spirit

There’s no greater challenge in life than having the power to control your actions, emotions, and impulses. Becoming the best version of you takes …

Juice Your Way ... to Detoxification!

There’s a lot of talk floating around about “detoxing” these days. Detox facials. Detox foot baths. Detox diets. We hardly ever used to hear that …