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23 Skinny Summer Snacks For Your Afternoon Slump

Fresh ideas for the hottest days.<p>We're all about eating between meals, which every nutritionist and study assures us is a good thing. The key, come 4 p.m., is choosing something that's both healthy and satisfying. These fresh ideas will do just that.

Healthy Eating

This New Hair-Color Treatment Is Like Olaplex for Your Shower

If you bleach your hair, then you've heard of Olaplex, the groundbreaking product that changed hair coloring forever. Created to be used in the salon alongside the application of bleach, the formula counteracts the negative effects of bleaching by building protective bonds in your hair. The brand …

This Copycat DoubleTree Hotel Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Is Spot-On

Bake a batch and pretend you're on vacation (minus the sunburn and noisy neighbors).<p>When you check in to a DoubleTree Hotel, you're immediately …

Greek Lemon Chicken and Potatoes Recipe

"I don't have the energy or courage to cater for a living but, if I did, this Greek lemon chicken and potatoes would be one of my go-to entrees, and …

Top Ten Books of 2015

'Tis the season -- the trees are strung with lights, the stockings are hung from the mantle, the fire is flickering, and -- with any luck -- you have the luxury of a little time off. What better way to immerse yourself in the holiday spirit than by hunkering down with a good book?<p>Here are 10 titles …

Try Stuffing Chicken Parmesan Meatballs With Mozzarella And See What Happens

BOOM.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Serves: As many as you desire.<p>Instructions:<p>Combine one pound of ground chicken, 1/4 cup finely chopped white onion, 1/2 cup parmesan, 1/2 cup panko bread crumbs, 1/2 cup chopped parsley, 1 tsp black pepper, one tsp salt, 1/2 TBSP fennel seed, one clove of garlic …

Christina Tosi’s favorite holiday cookie, and tips for bakers

For someone who has come up with such concoctions as a compost cookie and crack pie, Christina Tosi of Milk Bar has a surprisingly simple holiday go-to cookie. It’s the one that she brings every year to her staff’s big cookie exchange, and the one that, to her, tastes like a mother’s love — because …

Dessert

Double Chocolate Banana Bread

Let’s be honest with ourselves: this is cake, through and through.Cake disguised as breakfast.It’s amazing how much importance we place on a name, a …

Overnight Oats - 50 Best Recipes for Weight Loss

Ready-to-eat cereal isn’t the most waist-friendly variety on supermarket shelves. As it turns out, oatmeal is a much better way to ward off weight …

27 Fast Food Recipes — Hacked!

Everyone has at least one: a guilty-pleasure fast food joint of choice. Whether you're partial to McDonald's Egg McMuffins, Chick fil-A nuggets, or Starbucks Frappucinos, we've got good news for you. These, and many other fast food favorites, can be easily made at home. Keep reading for those …

Breakfast

Layered Chocolate Chip Cookies

<i>I thought I’d made absolutely every chocolate chip cookie recipe out there! But, no! When I spotted these</i> <i>Layered Chocolate Chip Cookies, I couldn’t</i> …

Famous Chocolate Cupcakes

Today, our month of food writers’ “famous recipes” continues with these rich chocolate cupcakes from Kamran at The Sophisticated Gourmet. This easy …

Turkey Sausage and Broccoli Egg White Frittata Muffins

<i>What is better than a healthy breakfast that is ready and portable? You’ll love these sausage and broccoli mini frittatas!</i>I think everyone is in the …

Stealth workout: You can do it – all you need are cans

<b>Don’t just let them sit there. If you can’t make it to the gym, grab a couple of cans from the kitchen and pump some tin.</b><p><b>1.</b> Start holding one can in each hand. Make a W with your body and arms, and engage your core.<p><b>2.</b> Without arching your lower back, press the cans over your head into a Y. Instead …

The Guacamole Recipe To End All Guacs

It should be Guacamole Day every day.<p>It was only a few months ago (yet it seems so far away) when the New York Times nearly tipped the Earth's axis by suggesting we all put peas in our guacamole.<p>"Actually no," people said. "Not buying [it]," Obama said. "F*ck off with your pea guacamole, New York …

What to eat with the curtains closed: Milk's ooey-gooey chocolate cookies

Have you ever had something that tasted so good you were almost embarrassed to eat it in public? These chocolate cookies are that something.<p>You might consider closing the curtains when you bake a few batches of these, from chef Bret Thompson's bake shop at Milk. (They're the ones in the …

30-Day Kettlebell Challenge For The Absolute Beginner

<i>This article was originally published on September 10, 2015.</i><p>The kettlebell looks something like a cross between your grandma’s purse and an …

Workouts

Easiest white chicken chili (ever!)

by Lindsay Weiss posted in Life & HomeIf this isn't the easiest batch of white chili you've ever made, I'll send you homemade cookies for life. I …

Flourless Salted Hot Chocolate Cookies Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A creative way to enjoy hot chocolate in the summertime: Salted hot chocolate in flourless cookie form -- a naturally gluten-free and dairy-free cookie that is crackly and chewy with gooey fudge middle.<p>This recipe is based off a simple flourless chocolate cookie recipe, but has …

Dessert

30 Things Martha Thinks Everyone Should Know

We all hope the worst never happens, but we still want to be prepared to deal with emergencies. Having a fully stocked first aid kit is sure to help us take care of the small cuts, scrapes, and other problems we occasionally encounter; properly equipped, a first-aid kit might even help save our …

25 Incredible Banana Bread Recipes

These <b>banana bread recipes</b> are going to blow your mind. I am a huge fan of this delicious treat and even I had no idea how many amazing ways I could …

18 Lazy-Girl Dessert Hacks

Dear sugar: My body is ready.<p>Oh yeah, there are booze recipes too. Because I know what's good fer ya.

Who needs a gym when you can work out at home for free with YouTube trainers?

There are a thousand reasons not to go to the gym. Most of them, like lack of time or fear of being seen in spandex, are unfortunate. Here's one for the plus side: YouTube has hundreds of fitness channels to get you in shape at home. And some are pretty good.<p>Many channels retain their grass roots, …

How to Keep Your Summer Glow Through Fall

The final days of warm weather are here: Cutoffs will be replaced by culottes, sun hats will be swapped for beanies, and lightweight serums are headed to the back of the medicine cabinets to make way for fall’s richer formulas. But the impending shorter days don’t have to mean the end of …

Beauty

Book Review Site for Librarians in Public Libraries and School Libraries

Woods fashions an incredibly tender, old-fashioned story in her debut. Using an economy of prose, she confidently unspools the story of young Tito …

What’s the Prettiest Makeup to Wear with Glasses? Emily Ratajkowski’s Geek Chic Beauty Strategy

If there was any question that fashion’s recent obsession with glasses—see Gucci’s army of bespectacled geek chic beauties at the fall 2015 collections—had legs in the real world, consider **Emily Ratajkowski’**s appearance at LAX this weekend. The actress stepped out in a travel look that paired …

Emily Ratajkowski

Nigella Lawson's One-Step, No-Churn Ice Cream

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: 4 ingredients. 1 step. No cooking. No churning. Ice cream!</i><p>Not having an ice cream maker never stopped us before. We've done all kinds of weird stuff in the …

Dessert

Cosmic Brownies Copycat Recipe #SundaySupper - Hezzi-D's Books and Cooks

Shares 226<p>This week Sunday Supper is all about Copycat Recipes! There are so many copycat recipes out there and I often mark these recipes to make …

This Mason jar taco salad is the perfect portable, healthy lunch

The Mason jar is exactly what’s needed to shake up your lunchtime or picnic routine. Not just a portable container, salads are layered in a strategic way in the jar for lasting crunch power. Either make the Mason Jar Taco Salad packed with a spice-rich dressing over veggies galore and kidney beans, …