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Ellis Faas Is About To Blow Your Mind With Eyeliner

Beauty tutorial from Iloveyoumagazine on Vimeo.<p>We are <b>die-hard fans of Dutch makeup artist Ellis Faas</b> and her amazing cosmetics line. If only all of …

24 Celebrity Bobs That Will Make You Wish You Had Shorter Hair

Lobs (long bobs) included.

21 Things Every Traveler Wishes They Owned

I just want a comfy pair of sweatpants I can wear on a plane.

I Only Have 33 Items of Clothing: How To Create A Capsule Wardrobe

<i>Read more from Taylor on xoVain!</i><p>Raise your hand if your New Years' Resolutions included getting rid of most of your wardrobe. No? Well lemme try and change your mind.<p>I first started reading about Courtney Carver’s Project 333 right around when I started college, but it took me a couple of years to …

I'm A Digital Hoarder

I'm really excellent at this feat of whipping my phone from the holster of my back pocket to swipe the camera icon and snap a moment whenever I reflexively decide "this NEEDS to be captured."<p>I am the girl behind the camera, taking the photo more often than being in it - unless I'm turning the lens …

RIP, Colonel Meow — You Will Be Missed

Anyone who has ever owned a pet (or seen a Sarah McLachlan commercial) knows that the death of a beloved creature can be deeply, deeply …

10 Small One Room Apartments Featuring A Scandinavian Décor

One-room apartments are very challenging in terms of interior design and décor. Because there’s such a tiny space to work with in the first place, …

Herb-Crusted Beef Rib Roast with Potatoes, Carrots, and Pinot Noir Jus >> http://bit.ly/BeefRibRoast Because nothing says Christmas quite like a standing beef rib roast.

When it comes right down to it, the simplest holiday cookie is, hands down, this ultra-buttery sugar cookie >>http://bit.ly/ButterySugarCookies

5 Ways To Stop Yourself From Procrastinating

Many natural procrastinators I know are people who are praised for their intelligence. They misinterpret that as a sign that they don’t need to have structure for their brain’s daily activities, and don’t need to give it the proper respect and exercise that it requires and deserves. So they neglect …

Roasted Cauliflower with Tahini Sauce

Heat oven to 500°. Toss together oil, cumin, cauliflower, and salt and pepper in a large bowl. Transfer to 2 rimmed baking sheets; spread out evenly. …

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Lunch Box: Make-Ahead Chicken-Feta Meatballs With Chive Yogurt and Carrots

Meatballs don't always evoke thoughts of a quick, satisfying meal, but these ones should: no milk-soaked breadcrumbs, searing, or homemade tomato sauce necessary. Crumbled feta and one egg add plenty of moisture and flavor to ground chicken and quick-sautéed spinach, flavored simply with paprika …

1 Pot of White Beans, 5 Dinners

<i>Put time into dinner now, and you can make it last forever -- or at least the whole week. Welcome to Halfway to Dinner, where we show you how to stretch your staples every which way.</i><p><i>Today: Melissa Hamilton and Christopher Hirsheimer of The Canal House show us the best ways to work a pot of white</i> …

Our 9 Favorite Brussels Sprouts Recipes

We're about to turn orange.<p>And no, it's not because we're nervous or embarrassed; it's not because we're stressed about planning that gigantic meal for next week. It's because we're eating <i>way too many</i> sweet potatoes, squashes, pumpkins, and carrots.<p>It's time to get some green back in our lives; …

How to Use a Chemex

<i>Here at Food52, we're serious about our coffee. So we got our friends over at Stumptown Coffee to teach us everything there is to know about it -- and to make our morning (and afternoon) routines a little bit brighter.</i><p><i>Today: The best way to brew coffee in a Chemex.</i><p>We are huge fans of the Chemex …

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The Crowd-Pleaser: 11 Exciting Potato Recipes

This one's for all you out there who just don't get mashed potatoes. Sure they have plenty of butter and salt, but where's the <i>crisp?</i> Where's the <i>crunch?</i> Where's the gooey cheese and the bacon and the salt crust?<p>Here, of course! Because even though this holiday is all about the turkey, the …

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Quick Black Bean Soup with Spicy Cilantro Paste

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: Black beans are making a comeback.</i><p>I haven’t cooked with black beans for a while, a realization I had as I plucked the cans from my pantry shelf. This recipe was of …

Bert Greene's Potato Scallion Cakes (Fritterra)

<i>Leftover mashed potatoes get a new lease on life—and you get a morning-after Thanksgiving breakfast you'll actually want to cook (and eat).</i><p>Come Friday, you will have leftover mashed potatoes.<p>Because you know that running out is the worst thing that can happen on Thursday, second only to dropping …

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13 Wholesome Recipes for the Mid-Holiday Detox

Give yourself a pat on the back. You've made in through Thanksgiving, the ultimate food-centric holiday, with hopefully minimal cooking disasters, quibbles about politics, and general family drama. But now you've got a new problem: it's called a food hangover, and it's mental as well as physical. …

Minced Chicken with Thai Basil

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: The original white meat gets sexy.</i><p>Chicken is often maligned and I understand why. With so much sexy pork cuts to choose from, who turns to the primary white meat with …

10 Hearty Salads

Go on, call us "salad gluttons" -- as salad naysayer Jeffrey Steingarten describes people who eat salad more than twice a week in the winter. Actually, we think your salads can be both warming and filling. Why such a stigma around salads as the focal point of your meal? Add a big heap of grains, …

7 Meatball Recipes

There are few foods as friendly as the meatball.<p>The meatball wants to join you for cozy, weeknight dinners. It wants to be the star of your next cocktail party. It's happy on its own, or on a dainty toothpick; it's as comfortable naked as it is dressed up. Here are 7 recipes -- plus a ratio to make …

All Things Green

It's holiday season, which means you have a lot of cookies in your future -- a lot of roasts and puddings and pies, too. But holiday eating is a marathon, not a sprint, and pacing is of the utmost importance. There's no better way to prepare yourself for the casseroles, the peppermint bark, and the …

A Cookie-Decorating Party

<i>Food52's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw is throwing</i> <i>no-stress weeknight parties for anyone, anytime, and (almost) every kitchen. You're invited.</i><p><i>Today: The game plan for getting those edible gifts made this year: a cider, chili, and cookie party.</i><p>Making crafty, beautiful edible gifts -- perfect …

Smoky Black Bean and Sweet Potato Chili Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Make game day memorable with this sweet, smoky, and flavorful chili recipe that just so happens to be vegan, too. —Gena Hamshaw<p><b>Serves: 6</b><p>1 1/2 cups dried black beans<br>• 4 cups sweet potato, diced into 3/4 inch cubes<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 2 cups chopped white or yellow onion (about one …

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How to Make Chocolate Bark Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Chocolate bark is the easiest (and prettiest) gift you can make, and there are no rules -- and no recipe</i> …

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 …

How to Flood Royal Icing

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The secret to the prettiest holiday cookies: royal icing. Here's how to decorate with it.</i><p>It's that time of the year again; your local bakery and every …

31 Days of Cookies: Pecan Sticky Bun Cookies

This year, we're celebrating the season with a month of nonstop cookies. For the 12th day of cookies, we're putting a spin on classic sticky buns, …

Holiday Cookies

We're always finding more reasons to eat cookies. Oh, it's December 12? Let's celebrate with a cookie. The clock says 3:00 pm? Sounds like cookie time to us. Found an extra bag of chocolate chips in the pantry? The only option is to bake cookies immediately.<p>And there's no better reason to eat …

Christmas Cookies