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The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …

35 Snacks That Prove Italians Do Appetizers Best

When you think "Italian" you may already envision pasta, but there's so much more to the cuisine than that. If you're dreaming up appetizers to serve at a party, permit these Italian palate pleasers to inspire your spread. While most of them lean more toward the traditional route, a few are …

Sofia Coppola’s Favorite Spots to Eat and Drink in Napa

Right after her momentous Best Director win at this year’s Cannes Film Festival for her latest film <i>The Beguiled</i>, Sofia Coppola jetted directly home to Napa Valley to celebrate and decompress with her family. The filmmaker was on hand to serve as an honorary chair for the 37th annual Auction Napa …

Vietri sul Mare: An Amalfi Coast treasure to behold | CNN Travel

Italy

Best Napa Valley Wineries to Visit

The best Napa Valley wineries to visit feature a tasting room in a cave, artisanal cheese pairings, on-site sommeliers and more <i>—Megan Krigbaum (with</i> …

3 RICE KRISPIES TREATS with Chocolate Layers for #BuzyBeez

Find It First: 15 Beaches That Are Totally Off the Radar, For Now

We all crave the next sweet spot, that unspoiled getaway that no one else knows about. Here are 15 beaches where you'll be one step ahead of everyone …

Beaches

15 Super Smart Ways to Use the IKEA Kallax Bookcase

The IKEA Expedit (lately reborn as the Kallax) has, like a lot of classics, an incredibly simple design. And like a lot of IKEA pieces, it lends …

Living Rooms

16 Three-Ingredient Party Appetizers for the *Lazy* Hostess

Whether you’re planning a TV viewing party, bridal shower or game day gathering, does this ever happen to you? You start out all ambitious, with a grocery list for some outrageous guacamole and crazy-impressive appetizers, but before you can get to a store, inertia sets in. Why does hostessing have …

Does the coffee cake you make look (and taste) this good?

When I’m visiting, especially for an overnight stay, there’s one hosting gift I turn to every time: coffee cake. Specifically, a familiar-tasting, cinnamon-swirl treat that can hold up for a few days — not that it ever hangs around for that long.<p>Yum Yum Coffee Cake was my grandmother’s secret …

Dessert

Crispy Cheesy Potatoes Stacks.

Best potatoes ever right here. The best.The post Crispy Cheesy Potatoes Stacks. appeared first on Half Baked Harvest.

Potatoes

The East Village & Lower East Side Guide | Goop

For whatever reason, the East Village has somehow escaped a lot of the glossifying that other Downtown neighborhoods have experienced over the past …

The 10 Paint Colors Designers Always Use

There's a reason they turn to these shades over and over again.<p>With hundreds of shades to choose from, go straight to the best. These tried-and-true paint colors work for the pros, so they're sure to hit the right note in your home too.

Home Decorating

This Magical App Lets You Skip Through Airport Customs For Free

No Global Entry needed. How did we never know about this?!<p>We all know the line at airport customs can be painfully long. And most travelers know they can skip the line by enrolling in the Global Entry program for a $100 application fee.<p>But most of us <i>weren't</i> told that there's an app that lets …

Flying

11 Healthy Chocolate Recipes You’ll Love More Than Chocolate Cake

Sometimes healthy eating resolutions can make you feel like you’re giving up all the things you love. And while donut Sundays and pizza + beer Wednesdays might temporarily be on hold, you can still indulge in that one treat that makes all your troubles go away — chocolate. That’s right, *healthy* …

Nutty Crunch Cookies

makes about 3 dozen cookies<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 50 min<p>If you can’t find blanched hazelnuts, simply toast and skin regular ones.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup blanched hazelnuts<p>½ cup unsalted, roasted almonds<p>½ cup (packed) light brown sugar<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ vanilla bean, split …

Dessert

Beach Travel Tips From the Sisters Behind Those Coveted Round Towels

In 2013, after a year of product-testing, Australian sisters Emma Henderson and Victoria Beattie rolled out their round towel design (the "Roundie") …

7 Places for Your Travel Bucket List if You Love Wine

Stoke your wanderlust and sip some varietals, too.<p>1. Napa Valley, California<p><b>What's good in Napa:</b> If the only thing you know about wine is that you love to drink it, then Napa's where you want to go. It's perfect for the newbie who's starting her wine education. Many wineries run tastings and tours …

Five Hidden Streets to Walk in Rome

Out-of-the-way gems can still be found in the well-trod city.<p>For millennia, Rome's streets and piazzas have been walked and then some—the focal point …

Italy

One of the World’s Best Bars Is a Hidden Speakeasy in Rome

Since its opening in 2010, the Jerry Thomas Project has become a mainstay for residents and visitors looking for a novel space, a small crowd, and a stiff drink. But getting inside isn’t easy.<p>To the barkeep today, Jerry Thomas is the progenitor of all things mixology. A 19th-century bartender of …

Bitters

A Street Style Star's Guide to New York Fashion Week

Stylist and writer Laurel Pantin shares her favorite spots to eat, shop, and play during New York fashion's busiest week.<p>Last December, after ten years of living in New York and working in the fashion industry, I left the city and moved abroad with my fiancé. We spent six fantastic months in Cape …

The Best Fall Weekend Getaways

Looking for the perfect fall weekend getaway? Unforgettable foliage displays happen in all sorts of unlikely—and uncrowded—places. Here's your guide to chasing falling leaves around the country, from now to Thanksgiving, Colorado to Rhode Island.

Hiking

Video: Get a Sneak Peek at L’Amico, Laurent Tourondel’s New NYC Spot

French chef Laurent Tourondel is entering the cutthroat business of pizza slinging in New York City. This Thursday, he opens L’Amico, an …

Grandma Kathy's Coffee Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Is Grandma Kathy's coffee cake the greatest recipe of all time?<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. The coffee cake recipe of recipe developer</i> …

Dessert

Guide to Get More Traffic to Your Blog from Flipboard

Increasingly, we hear that Flipboard is an important referral of traffic for bloggers. With 34,000 topics scanning 21 million magazines curated from articles on Flipboard as well as all over the Web, there are many opportunities for bloggers to get surfaced in front of an audience that’s interested …

The Most Romantic Restaurants in New York City

<i>by Gloria Dawson, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Courtesy Restaurant Marc Forgione<p>We've chosen some of our favorite New York City spots for the perfect weekend evening--or any other night you want to do something special.<p><b>1. Restaurant Marc Forgione</b> <i>(pictured above)</i><p>Marc Forgione's Tribeca restaurant exudes …

New York City

Back on song: New Orleans 10 years after Katrina

After the floods there were fears the musicians had left for ever. But they were soon back and today the scene is better than ever. Our writer explores the uniquely musical city, with expert guidance from jazz legend Branford Marsalis<p>It’s a beautiful New Orleans morning and I’m sitting on a bench …

New Orleans

"Heroin Chicken" (Warning: Extremely Addictive)

Would it be bragging to say that I am famous among my circle of friends for this amazing chicken?<p>Would it be over the top to say that at least two vegetarians (ladies, you know who you are!) have ignored the tofu I had diligently fixed them when they saw this chicken presented to the rest of the …

So You’re New to Flipboard? Here’s What You Need to Know

Ah, Flipboard. So much information to read. So many topics to explore. Flipping through beautiful magazines, you’re thinking, “I could never do that.” Well, wrong. With all the tools Flipboard provides, even beginners don’t have to look like newbies. Here are some ways to ensure your Flipboard …

Long Island

8 Simple Recipes for a Brilliant Backyard Bash

Why should you slave away in the kitchen while everyone else sips their cocktails? This year, enjoy your party (and be the star of it) with these easy and delicious recipes.<p><b>1. Red, White & Blue Berry Trifle</b><p>This dazzling, delicious trifle can be made in under 30 minutes--just be sure to plan ahead …