Allison Miller

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The 20-Minute Workout That’ll Help You Get a Dancer’s Body

Exercise 1 Traveling Plank with Walkout<p>Start with forearms on the floor, elbows directly under your shoulders, and legs extended behind you <b>(A)</b>. Step one hand backward so it's under your shoulder; do the same with your other hand, straightening your arms to press up into a pushup position <b>(B)</b>. Walk …

16 Stylish Backpacks That Will Take You from Day to Night

With the change of seasons comes new activities, recipes and, of course, fashion. And you’d better believe that the spring shopping bug has hit us hard. What’s at the top of our must-have list for this spring? The ultimate transitional bag, of course. Whether you’re running from the office to happy …

Shopping

11 Snacks to Make With Just a Mug and a Microwave

Sometimes you need to indulge a little bit, but making an entire pie or cake for yourself results in either A) Eating way more than one person probably should in a single sitting or B) Throwing away and wasting food. Or maybe, it’s more like you live in a dorm room and all you have is a microwave …

Breakfast

Anti-Vaccine Doctors Should Lose Their Licenses

Vaccination is a medical no-brainer, a public health home run, up there with clean water. Doctors can help save individual patients, but public health measures can save whole populations. When doctors promote public health, such as vaccination and water fluoridation, we get to improve both …

Public Health

Top 10 Trends Shaping The Future Of Medicine

Medical futurist Bertalan Mesko, MD, PhD says there are thousands of reasons to look forward to the amazing, yet uncertain future of medicine—but we …

Top 10

Soak in These Amazing Geothermal Hot Spots

<i>Termas del Rincon, Chile (Photo: Turismo Chile)</i><p>For an invigorating escape, one that renews your body and soul, head to a gorgeous geothermal hot spot. These destinations, where the earth's crust breaks open with bubbling mud, gushing hot springs, and steamy vapors, are gorgeous places to exhale. …

Hot Springs

A Wrap Coat Is The Only Item You Need This Winter

There are tons of fall and winter trends every season and -- let's be honest -- they can be overwhelming. Not only do they make you feel like you need to overhaul your closet, but most of them aren't very wearable (see: colorful fur).<p>But this winter, there is one new item you can buy that will keep …

7 Fall Jacket Trends To Shop Now

Shop the season's best jackets at every price point.<p>As temperatures begin to drop, it's time to relish in the fact that it's officially cool enough to embrace layering again. While there are plenty of wardrobe updates your closet needs for fall—from boots to denim and more—topping it all off with …

Italy

The Brooklyn Bands to Watch

The freshest beats from across the bridge.<p>In music as in fashion, it's all about what's new and hot now. Under the radar is the acme of cool and up-and-coming is the rep to have. Brooklyn has always been a mecca for emerging bands and artists, and with added hype from HBO's <i>Girls</i> plus Alexander …

18 Things That Don't Matter Once You Turn 25

Skipping DA CLUB last Friday had literally zero negative effect on your life.<p><b>1. Your college GPA.</b>Your high school GPA kiiinda matters because it helps you get into college if that's your jam. Likewise, if you're planning to go to grad school, your college GPA might matter. But once you turn 25 you …

Graduate School

How To Wear Actual Pajamas And Still Look Like A Grown-Up

The mark of a true adult is someone who can do their own taxes owns a proper pair of pajamas.<p>And if you're anything like us, chances are you're still wearing your old college T-shirt and your ex boyfriend's boxers to bed. But times, they are a changin' and so should your pajama game. We're not …

Tiny Shrimp-like Organisms Try to Illuminate the Insides of Fish That Eat Them | Colossal

<p>No, these aren’t light vomiting fish, though you would be forgiven for thinking so because that’s exactly what it looks like. What you’re seeing is …

It Took Me 15 Years to Break Up With My Best Friend

"It was like the moment I gave myself permission to feel unhappy with her, years of pent-up frustration came out. Erica was possessive: Erica was self-centered; Erica didn't listen."<p>I still remember the moment when I realized I had stopped liking Erica. I woke up feeling queasy and uncomfortable, …

Relationships

An Elegantly, Mind-Blowing Home in the Desert

If ever there was a house to get me to move to the boiling hot desert, it would be this one – the Desert Courtyard House by Wendell Burnette …

Design

Autumn bags: the wish list – in pictures

As the summer draws to an end it’s time to invest in a new autumn bag. There is plenty of choice from understated taupe suede to attention seeking orange leather. Be bold with camouflage or an exotic print to add a stylish touch to your coat. The Observer fashion team pick their favourites

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Low-Calorie Tequila Cocktail Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

Between the Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo, May is already proving itself to be quite the drinking month, isn't it? We challenged Pamela Wiznitzer of The Dead Rabbit in New York City to come up with two Cinco de Mayo-themed cocktail recipes using Tres Agaves tequila just for <i>Glamour</i> readers. Oh, …

5 Moves For The Perfect Beach Butt

Instagram's most famous derriere shares her tips.<p>Jen Selter has a butt that defies all logic and pysics. She arguably has the most famous butt since Kim Kardashian became a celebrity, accruing a following of 2 million on Instagram alone, and launching the hashtag #seltering, which refers to her …

Spicy Cucumber Margarita

Makes 12 Servings<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cup sugar<p>3 cups tequila blanco<p>1 1/4 cups lemon juice<p>1 1/4 cup lime juice<p>1/2 cup triple sec<p>1 jalapeño, halved lengthwise<p>Lime wedges, kosher salt, cucumber slices, and jalapeño slices, for serving<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Bring sugar and 1/3 cup water to a …

Seafood

Bacon and Egg Sandwiches with Pickled Spring Onions

4 Servings<p>This version of an egg sandwich, from Austin's Noble Sandwich Co., uses quick-pickled onions (proof that pickles make everything taste better), Sriracha mayonnaise to bring the heat (a dash of hot sauce would also do the drink), and arugula for brightness and bite.<p>April …

Breakfast

22 Mexican Drinks for South-of-the-Border Boozing

Your favorite Mexican ingredients, now in drinkable form<p>SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/best-mexican-drink-recipes<p>article<p>From steamy atoles to fruity …

Mexico

In Swiss utopia, the devil dwelled

Canton Uri, the birthplace of modern Switzerland, has the fog seas, glacial lakes and snow-capped mountains of Alpine fantasies – but hardly anyone knows about it.<p>Uri is one of Switzerland’s most scenic cantons – yet it remains one of the country’s least visited. A jagged wall of 2,000m-tall Urner …

Hiking

America's Best Margaritas (PHOTOS)

No detail is too trivial for New York's Empellón Taqueria, which stocks more than five types of salt just for its margaritas.<p>"Salt helps to draw out other flavors and balance the tartness of the drink," explains Peter Vestinos, a Chicago-based cocktail consultant.<p>America's best margaritas, …

San Francisco

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Say 'Bonjour' to this Tequila Cocktail

This bracing cocktail introduces ginger beer to crème de cassis and tequila for a truly memorable combination.<p>When you think "tequila," you probably don't immediately think "crème de cassis." Or maybe you do, in which case, you are definitely invited to our next cocktail party. But trust us when we …

Cocktails

Fresh From The Dairy: Rugs!

RUGS! I am so excited that Society6 has finally launched rugs. Now you can get artist-designed rugs in three different sizes—2×3, 3×5, or 4×6. Here …

Sweet Dreams

Indulge yourself this spring with pretty lingerie and silk pajamas. Here are our 10 favorites.<p>1/10<p>Ari Dein chemise, $356, aridein.com.

10 Ways to Accessorize Your Life at Re:Make Austin

Guys, things are getting real. Re:Make Austin is LESS than a month away. That’s right, in less than one month we’ll be transforming Palmer Events Center into a world of making, creating and shopping. There’ll be 3D printers and handmade goods… oh, and an Instagram photo booth for lots and LOTS of …

San Francisco

shura "touch"

So let us get this straight--London-based chanteuse Shura joined Facebook in 2007, and that’s all we get? Like for real? She drops this sonic bomb …