Denise Woodward

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10 Easy Pieces: Lightweight Cotton Blankets

Last December, we sleuthed out the best wool blankets for the winter bed. Now that summer’s here, we’ve rounded up the best lightweight cotton …

35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

Beaches

Best US Coastal Hikes: Escape The City Hiking 10 Of America's Best Seaside Trails (PHOTOS)

Looking to escape the city this summer? Get away from the urban grind and enjoy some of the stress-relieving benefits of nature with a relaxing weekend trip exploring some of the country's most scenic coastal destinations by foot.<p>Ranging in length and difficulty level from one-mile walks around the …

The 10 Best Hotels In The World

To compile these awards, the magazine asked its readers to vote on the best hotels they've traveled to, factoring in everything from rooms and food to service and location.<p>This year, Botswana's Mombo Camp and Little Mombo Camp took the top spot, ousting last year's winner, Tanzania's Singita …

South Africa

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

Crispy Fish Sticks

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Look for thicker fish fillets, which will give you the ideal breading-to-fish ratio.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large eggs, beaten to blend<p>2 cups panko (Japanese breadcrumbs)<p>1/4 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 pound flounder or cod fillets, sliced crosswise into …

Chocolate-Date Cake with Sticky Toffee Glaze

<i>Each week, we'll be scanning through recipes for exceptional photos from our community, and sharing our favorites.</i><p><i>Today: A chocolate cake that makes us want to turn on the oven and start baking, even in the middle of July.</i><p>It's July, it's scorching hot outside, and the last thing we want to do is …

A Mexican Menu, From Salsa to Flan

<i>All week long Pati Jinich has served as our Guest Editor. She chose a Wildcard Winner, answered our questions, and shared 4 recipes from her cookbook.</i><p>Pati Jinich's love for Mexican food -- and her understanding of its tastes and history -- come through in everything she makes, including the four …

Cooking

15 Refreshing Drinks to Keep You Cool by the Pool This Summer

Summer is all about spending time outside. When the weather gets really hot, nothing beats a day lounging by the pool, drink in hand. Whether you have a yard full of guests or you're enjoying a relaxing solo sesh—or you're really on someone's roof or fire escape—you can't go wrong with one of these …

Grilled Plum and Lemon Ricotta Toasts

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: Follow plums from a neighborhood tree to delectable toast.</i><p>They line the streets, their sprays of …

Dinnertime Picnics on the Cheap

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, you can make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Gabriella helps you pack a picnic basket.</i><p>One of the best things about summer is …

How to Make Cold-Brewed Coffee

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: We're re-running one of our summertime favorites because cold brew really is the easiest coffee method out there—as simple as one, two, steep.</i><p>Cold-brewed …