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When Empty Nest Syndrome Inspires a Chic Home Makeover

Inside an airy, coastal California abode.<p>Nothing in life stays the same—not your job, your friends, nor, for that matter, your home. As your life …

Home Decorating

The 13 Best Murder Mysteries on Netflix Will Make You a Detective

Grab your hat, trench coat, and favorite smokes—things are about to get grisly.<p>Somebody’s dead and there’s hell to pay. Or, somebody’s dead and there are pieces to pick up. Either way, somebody’s dead and the people, including you, want to know who’s responsible. The murder-mystery genre has been a …

13 Products People Who Don't Eat Meat Or Dairy Actually Swear By

Available on Amazon and completely suitable for the vegan or vegetarian in your life.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time</i> …

Undocumented Immigrants Arrested Nationwide, Stoking Fears Of Trump's 'Deportation Force'

“The level of ICE enforcement that we’ve seen in the past few weeks is unprecedented,” one attorney said.<p>AUSTIN, Texas ― President Donald Trump’s promised crackdown on undocumented immigrants is in full force this week, with increased deportation efforts around the country, activists and elected …

Country Singer Who Once Read National Anthem Off His Hand To Perform At Super Bowl

Maybe Luke Bryan will memorize all the lyrics this time around.<p>Luke Bryan will make Super Bowl LI a little more country with his planned performance of the national anthem at the event in Texas next month.<p>The “Huntin’, Fishin’ & Lovin’ Every Day” singer once sparked controversy after fans noticed …

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Mickey Rourke and Depp’s first wife deny actor is violent

Johnny Depp, who has been ordered to stay away from his estranged wife, Amber Heard, has been supported by Mickey Rourke who insisted he was not violent.<p>Depp’s first wife also insisted that he was a gentle person, the American show business website, TMZ reported.<p>Last week Los Angeles Superior Court …

Al's Pork Chops with Quinoa and Whole-Roasted Cauliflower

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Quinoa<p>1 ¼ cup of water<br>• 1 cup red quinoa<br>• 2 tablespoons butter<br>• 1 tablespoon chopped chives<br>• Salt<p>Pork chops<p>4 pork chops, bone in (½ inch thick)<br>• 2 tablespoons butter<br>• 1 tablespoon canola oil<br>• 2 cloves garlic<br>• 2 sprigs rosemary<br>• Salt and pepper to season<p>Whole-roasted cauliflower<p>1 head cauliflower<br>• 3 …

The Best Holiday Beauty Gifts for Coworkers

Beauty gifts make for pretty—and easy!—presents for everyone in your office. Genius ideas for your boss, assistant, cubemate, and others right this way.

A Walk Through Hotel Emma

click to enlarge<p>First Impressions<p>When you walk up to Hotel Emma’s reception area, through the slate-gray gravel and naturally arranged flora, you …

6 French Models Weigh In On Their Favorite Local Pharmacie Beauty Picks

The French pharmacy is the stuff of legend. Sure, New Yorkers have Duane Reade, and Londoners have Boots, but there’s something magical about walking through the aisles of the glass-encased storefronts of <i>Les Pharmacies,</i> sometimes recognizable only by the neon green cross symbols that hang above …

7 Foods That Prevent Overeating

Willpower: It’s the key to successful weight loss, right? In fact, no. When it comes to battling the forces of food cravings, relying on your …

23 things that piss off every single Mexican

1. That somebody dares to call you naco<p>Especially if they call you <i>pinche naco</i>. That’s mean.<p>2. An earthquake while you’re on the toilet<p>3. A direct …

43 recipes perfect for two from the L.A. Times Test Kitchen

Looking for recipe ideas just for two? Want to fix a nice dinner without having to worry about a ton of leftovers? Whether you're planning a special dinner or a simple weeknight dinner, we have ideas for a wide range of tastes and diets, including elegant salads, fish, poultry and even vegan …

Diets

55 Chicken Dinners for the Busy Cook

Simplify dinner with these quick and easy chicken recipes that will get you in and out of the kitchen in no time.<p>1 of 57<p>Grilled Chicken with …

It Took Me 5 Years to Lose 40 Pounds Because of These Mistakes

Learn from one woman’s experience to shave time off your own weight loss journey.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness</i>.<p>My weight-loss journey wasn't one of those amazing stories like you see on <i>The Biggest Loser</i> where the pounds just melted off. …

8 Men’s Fragrances That Draw In Compliments Without Fail

By Michael Koh,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1w9ey10<p>1. Tom Ford Noir de Noir<p>At first, it starts off sweet, but the transformation is subtle. That …

Grilled Zucchini and Leeks with Walnuts and Herbs

4 Servings<p>We like the texture of the leeks and zucchini when left al dente—if grilled too long, they’ll both go floppy.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>⅓ cup walnuts<p>1 garlic clove, finely grated<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>5 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 large …

The 10 Best Food Blogs For Summer Inspiration

We've been enjoying the summer season for more than a few weeks already, but it's right now -- when July melts its way into August -- that the summer harvest is at its peak. Summer squash are plentiful, bouquets of basil are everywhere, and tomatoes are starting to ripen. It's at this moment that …

12 Weird Beauty Uses for Coconut Oil

Is there anything it can't do?!<p><i>By Augusta Falleta for Beauty High</i><p>Finding a good beauty product is like making a new friend. But finding a product that can help with practically every beauty issue out there is like finding the holy grail. Coconut oil, which is all-natural and available at just about …

10 Drugstore Must-Haves from Emma Stone's Makeup Artist

Los Angeles makeup artist Rachel Goodwin, whose clients include Emma Stone and January Jones, shares the cheap and cheerful products she swears by.<p>Los Angeles makeup artist Rachel Goodwin, whose clients include Emma Stone and January Jones, shares the cheap and cheerful products she swears …

Thanksgiving Breads

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THE INCONVENIENT RAGU-TH

I almost couldn’t wait to tell you all about this hysterically inconvenient ragu. I started curating its debut so many weeks ago, impatiently waited …

the familiar rustle

Though the change of seasons isn’t dramatic in the Bay Area, I’ve been noticing the familiar rustle of fallen leaves skipping across the sidewalks in …

Perfect Smoked Turkey

I know what you’re thinking. “But Russ, it just turned October, and you’re already posting about Thanksgiving turkey!” While that’s true, there’s a …

Foodily Blog

Healthy Soup Recipes

1Black Bean Soup<p><b>Ingredients:</b> <br>15 ounce can black beans, drained and rinsed<br>1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil<br>1 cup onion, small diced<br>2 teaspoons fresh …

Foodily Blog

Eggplant Parmesan with Fresh Mozzarella

8 Servings<p>Removing all but a strip of the eggplant’s skin lets the flesh meld with the sauce without falling apart—that's the secret of this baked eggplant parmesan recipe. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup plus 2 Tbsp. olive oil, …