Elisa Graham

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How to Make Bath Bombs for the Spa Lover in Your Life

<i>Welcome to ELLE.com's HoliDIYs, the more festive (and slightly chillier) version of our Summer FriDIYs. Check back every Friday for tutorials on creating homemade gifts that you'll actually want to give (no macaroni necklaces or potpourri in sight).</i><p>If bath bombs are a popular stocking stuffer, it's …

10 National Parks to See Before You Die

Originally Published on on CNTraveler.com<p>Our national parks are overwhelming in every way -- in number, in size, in their capacity to inspire wonder. And the question remains: Which one will you see next? For the following introduction to, and celebration of, our nation's greatest natural …

Mini Black and White Cookies

<i>Every other Friday on Food52, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co.</i> <i>shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: How to make classic black and white cookies at home -- without any plastic wrap or cloying frosting in sight.</i><p>I …

By The Numbers: America's Best Value Destinations

For a domestic vacation that won't break the bank this year, check out these 50 affordable hidden gems. Hotel search trivago.com has compiled a list of the best value destinations on home turf for 2014. Based on the yearly average overnight price of a standard double room, combined with the …

Wall of Love

Written by Melanie Blodgett<p>By Melanie Blodgett, You Are My Fav <br>I like projects that make a big impact but that require very few supplies and can be …

Jasmine Wedding Dresses Spring 2014

<b>Want to see more from bridal fashion week?</b><p>> Search for Jasmine wedding dresses you can buy now!<br>> See Dennis Basso's Spring 2014 collection<br>> See all …

The 10 Best Bagel Shops In New York City

There must be something magical in the water here in New York that gets the perfect amount of chewiness outside and softness inside.<p>Our friends at Yelp helped us put together a list of the top 10 bagel shops in the city.<p>Yelp reviewers named the Upper West Side's Absolute Bagels their number one …

Manhattan

The Alberta Story: Wildlife Crossing in Banff

My very first job out of high school was cleaning up roadkill, all along the highways and back roads in my county. It was very depressing.<p>There’s nothing like picking up dead deer and smushed racoons all summer to convince a kid that going to college isn’t such a bad idea. It also had a profound …

Sri Lanka: nirvana for beach lovers

Sri Lanka overwhelms the senses. The air is heavy with the scent of jasmine, the food richly spiced and the landscape one of utter beauty; the radiant green rice paddies, forests of swaying palm trees and mountains puckered in tea plantations are utterly bewitching. But for many people Sri Lanka …

Asia Travel

Men In Speedos: Simon Doonan Sounds Off On Americans' 'Freudian Fear'

"American men need to get over their Freudian fear of showing off their junk," Simon Doonan proudly proclaims in a piece for Slate.<p>Well, then.<p>The Barney's Creative Ambassador-at-Large and the fashion world's resident bon vivant insists that American men, unlike their European and Australian …

Savile Row

Periodic Table of THE MUPPETS

Helena Bonham Carter to Play Fairy Godmother in CINDERELLA

And The Winner Of The World Food Prize Is ... The Man From Monsanto

Ever heard of the World Food Prize? It's sometimes called the "Nobel Prize for food and agriculture," but it has struggled to get people's attention. Prize winners tend to be agricultural insiders, and many are scientists. Last year's laureate, for instance, was Daniel Hillel, a pioneer of …

Study: People Are Mean To Their Unattractive Co-Workers

"Hot or Not" as research tool.<p>A study led by an associate management professor at Michigan State University sought to answer the Question of Our Time: are people mean to the less attractive?<p>The study is simple. Very simple. 114 workers at one workplace somewhere in the "southeast" were surveyed to …