Daniela Tejada-Venegas

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The New Names in Engagement Rings You Need to Know Now

Introducing: The Bling Ring.<p>As engagement season rolls on, you may find yourself getting all too familiar with the signature cuts and common carat weights of the top names in the engagement industry. But, aside from the jewelers fit for the traditionalist, these new boutique brands could be the …

Jewelry

Essences: The Korean Skin Care Product You?re Not Using but Should

The flood of Asian skin care imports has changed the beauty game for the better, thanks in no small part to their new, novel technologies. The thing is, though, that while some products are super-straightforward (hello, sheet masks), others can be pretty tricky to figure out—like essences. Are they …

Product Review: Living Proof Has Made the Dry Shampoo of Your Dreams

Dry shampoo does many good things—saves you after CrossFit, prolongs a good blowout, adds volume, makes people less likely to move away from you in close quarters. But they can also leave behind a tacky film, dull your hair, and, well, really only put a bandaid on the problem of needing to wash …

Nickelodeon Considering Reviving Classic '90s Shows

At this point, with the resurgence of all things '90s, we wouldn't be surprised if scrunchies and snap bracelets became cool again. It's a stretch, we know, but here's a comeback that's much more of a possibility: Nickelodeon is thinking about bringing back some of its classic programs to TV. The …

Sweet Potato Fries with Sriracha Crème Fraîche

Makes 4 to 6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 large sweet potatoes, cut into wedges or rounds<p>1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1/2 cup crème fraîche<p>1–2 teaspoons Sriracha<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Preheat oven to 400°. Place sweet potatoes on a baking sheet and drizzle with …

How to Roll, Fill, and Pleat Your Way to Homemade Chinese Soup Dumplings

Set aside a leisurely weekend to make a batch of soup dumplings and prepare for everyone you know to marvel at your handiwork.<p><b>Believe it or not, you can make delicate, addictive soup dumplings at home.</b> Read away for our step-by-step guide and all the photos and detailed instructions you need to …

Common Mistakes to Avoid and Tips to Follow for the Best Scrambled Eggs Ever

Making scrambled eggs isn't exactly rocket science—but our test kitchen has outlined a few surprising ways you might be getting it wrong.<p>For many young cooks, a pan of scrambled eggs is the first dish they master. But after we crack those first few eggs, it's probably a technique we don't think …

Eat This While Dreaming of Sri Lanka

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: A poultry introduction to Sri Lankan cuisine.</i><p>I've never been to Sri Lanka, but it seems like a magical place. It's home to the Sigiriya rock fortress, was once known as Gem Island for its …

7 Skin Care Ingredients You're Not Using But Should

By now you know the drill: Every few months a new wunderkind skin care ingredient is discovered in a Tahitian jungle or other remote locale, and pretty soon it's everywhere: masks...

10 Makeup Tips Every Woman Should Know (According to a Makeup Artist)

Andrew Sotomayor has been doing makeup for actresses, models, and women like you for more than a decade—and he says they all want to know how to apply makeup by themselves. Here...

Makeup

Here Are the Secrets to Treating All of Your Breakouts

Want a Zen complexion? The newest route to calm, clear skin blends Western science with Eastern wisdom.<p>Repeat breakouts can seem like a mystery. In the search for answers, Western derms— armed with their prescription pads—are increasingly taking a holistic approach. "We're reading the skin for …

Skin Care

How to Make a Terrarium (and Keep it Alive)

<i>As satisfying as a well-written recipe, a smart and thoughtful DIY is our kind of lunch break reading. Bonus points if it's an easy project AND teaches us how to make something beautiful.</i><p><i>Today: With advice from the experts at Pistils Nursery, Amanda builds a layered terrarium fit to survive a dry</i> …

Here's The Best Time To Post A Photo On Instagram

If you want people to like your Instagrams, the most ideal time to post is at 5 p.m. EST on Wednesdays.<p>Easy, right?<p>Following a request from The Huffington Post, Latergramme, a service that lets users manage and schedule Instagram posts, ran an analysis of over 61,000 posts to determine the when …

¿Cuál es la clave de un buen ceviche?

He visto ceviches de todos los pelambres. <b>Lo lindo de este tema es que admite todas las interpretaciones posibles.</b> Gastón Acurio, en cierta …

How to Make Chicharrones at Home

<i>Every Friday, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook helps us get to know our favorite cuts of meat a little bit better – and introduces us to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: The holy grail of crispy skin.</i><p>If former articles in this column are any …

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

15 Things That Always Happen When You're the Only Latina in the Office

You become the official company diversity officer. It's like getting a promotion but not. Congratulations!<p><b>1. You become the office Spanish translator.</b> Which is totally fine once in a while, but you're pretty sure this wasn't actually in the job description. And if you <i>don't</i> speak Spanish, it's …

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Anything But Plain Rice

Plain rice is just that: plain. Why not give your rice some TLC and transport your tastebuds from the land of the bland to a place where rice's true potential shines through? We've collected 12 recipes to prove that this global pantry staple is far from a bore.<p>Scallion and Coconut Rice with Pork by …

Spicy Spiked Hot Chocolate

4 Servings<p>The addition of an anise-flavored liqueur turns this hot cocoa into the liquid version of chocolate-covered licorice.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups whole milk<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>½ ancho chile, lightly crushed<p>1 cinnamon stick<p>½ vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>3 oz. bittersweet …

Creamy Mushroom Pasta

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: A simple pasta dish that gives you everything you deserve after a long</i> …

Spicy Chicken Soup

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Store-bought rotisserie chicken makes it easy to create a meal without having to cook a whole bird.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 prepared rotisserie chicken<p>1 tablespoon olive oil<p>1 medium onion, thinly sliced<p>1/2 cup sliced shiitake mushrooms<p>2 garlic cloves, finely …

30 Ways to Eat All of the Quinoa!

Yes, it is entirely acceptable to eat quinoa for every meal—these recipes are proof (there are cookies).<p>This little seed is super versatile. Simmer it with coconut milk for breakfast or pack it into a veggie burger for dinner—with this collection of recipes, it's impossible to get bored of quinoa.

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15 Latin Cooking Hacks That Will Make Your Life Way Easier

Step away from the takeout menu and use these tips to make delicious, homemade Latin food instead.<p>Because constant takeout is just a waste of calories and money, try these simple tips to make your own Latin food and get your fix.<p><b>1. Use a slow cooker to make dulce de leche.</b> Dulce de leche is proof …

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Pretty Makeup Presents for Every Girl on Your Holiday Shopping List

We narrowed down our favorite palettes, powders, pouches, and so many more gorgeous makeup gifts—all guaranteed to make any woman smile. Did we mention we've got loads of lipsticks...

Bogotá’s Bohemian Renaissance

I’m an impatient museumgoer, not big on jostling with others in hushed halls to see paintings that look, to me, just as good in a book as on canvas.<p>But for one artist I make an exception: Fernando Botero, “the most Colombian of Colombian artists,” as he styles himself. It may be asserted that …

Fall’s Best Foundations: 12 New Formulas to Transform Your Skin

With life moving at hyper-speed—checking email at 30,000 feet is now normal, FaceTime is a fully appropriate form of catching up—multitasking has never seemed more essential (or more efficient). So is it any surprise that your foundation is going high-tech too? The latest breakthrough formulas …

Cacio e Pepe

Servings<p>Literally "cheese and pepper", this minimalist cacio e pepe recipe is like a stripped-down mac and cheese.<p>May 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>6 oz. pasta (such as egg tagliolini, bucatini, or spaghetti)<p>3 Tbsp. unsalted butter, cubed, divided<p>1 tsp. freshly cracked black pepper<p>3/4 cup finely …