Debbie Cristi

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Cherry Couscous & Arugula Salad

Cherry Couscous & Arugula Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette (plus a giveaway!)<p>Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 5 mins<br>• Total Time: 25 …

Grilled Vegetable Salad | Grilled Bell Pepper Salad | The Blender Girl

Pepper lovers, this is your lucky day! My friends at Melissa’s (who hosted my pre-launch party) have published The Great Pepper Cookbook featuring …

Beet and Feta Salad

Salad-In-A-Jar 101: How to Make Mason Jar Salads + 4 Fool-Proof Salad in a Jar Recipes - Wholefully

Shares 5K<p>A few weeks ago, when I posted about my weekly food prep routine, I briefly mentioned that I like to make salads-in-a-jar each week. …

Cooking Quinoa | Gluten-Free Dinner Recipes

I had the best of intentions when making this dish.<p>But somehow my busy week got the best of me and by the time I sat down to think about what the …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 168<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

Dolphin Push-Ups

Watch how to turn the pose into a core- and arm-strengthening supermove.<p>Boston-based yogi Rebecca Pacheco is an international yoga teacher and creator of the popular yoga and wellness site omgal.com. Rebecca began practicing yoga at 16 and began teaching at age 20. She is an avid runner who ran the …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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The Most Stylish Gifts for Under $100

Our favorite fashionable gifts that won't break the bank.<p>Not sure what to give this holiday season? From chic accessories to cozy pajamas and luxe coffee table books, these are the most stylish gifts to give every woman on your list for under $100.

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Best Customer Service? Look No Further Than Ralph Lauren

Planning on partaking in some Cyber Monday action? Be sure to hit up RalphLauren.com.<p>StellaService, an analytics company that rates customer service performance, found that Ralph Lauren came out on top in its Monthly Benchmarks for Apparel/Accessories ranking for October. The ranking takes into …

Breaking Down the Creative Process

What we refer to as the creative process can be broken down into four distinct stages-- Preparation, Incubation, Illumination, and Implementation.

Sweet Potatoes, Pumpkin Seeds & More Fall Foods To Make You Look Gorgeous

The weekend is finally here, and we can't wait to spend time at one of our favorite places outside of the mall: the farmer's market. Packed with folks dressed in fall fashions, this outdoor scene is overflowing with colorful sights, sounds and foods.<p>A list of fruits and veggies to stock up on is a …

29 Ways To Eat More Veggies For Breakfast

You should eat about 3 cups of vegetables every day. Better start early!

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The Coconut Oils Behind This Artist's 'Anointing' Skincare Regimen

While taking a stroll in one of our favorite Brooklyn neighborhoods, Prospect Heights, we met a lovely woman with an appreciation for natural beauty. Linda Cousins-Newton is a retired New York City teacher, artist and storyteller whose daily skincare regimen includes lathering her body with various …

I'm Not Afraid to Say I Think I'm Beautiful

I'm much more comfortable behind a camera than in front of one. For a decade I've been an editor at various publications, working with top models and celebrities. So when many of my readers asked me to highlight more of my personal style, I cringed. No, my goal was simply to showcase the clothing …

How to travel in Europe

Fifty sovereign states. 10,180,000 sq km. 738,200,000 people. The word ‘Europe’ does little to convey the diversity found within, which can make it a bewildering place to travel. So here’s a handy guide to your transport options:<p>Car<p><b>Budget:</b> medium-high (London-Prague petrol from EUR360 return, plus …

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5 Best West Coast Road Trips

There’s something about warm weather that makes us want to hop in the car and drive into the sunset (preferably in a red convertible). While …

On travel and trust

What does a cheetah’s tongue feel like? This is not a question most people ever want to be able to answer from personal experience. It’s probably not …

Best of the World Weekly

Each week National Geographic Traveler editors select a seasonal trip showcasing the world's best destinations to visit right now.

Travel Photography

42 Things I Love About South Africa

<b>1. That first glimpse of Table Mountain</b><p>2. A hot air balloon ride over one of the oldest valleys in the world<p>3. Getting lost in wilds of the Northern …

How To Make Healthy Flavored Water At Home

<i>Full disclosure: sometimes, we're lazy girls. So, whether it's seven ways to simplify our morning routine or how to make our time at the gym actually</i> …

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14 Ways To Enjoy New York City's Swankiest Spots For Free (Or Cheap)

From a subterranean food court inside the Plaza Hotel to little-known lunch deals at some of the city's best restaurants, here are 14 ways to enjoy New York City's fanciest venues without spending a fortune.

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I will be 40 in 18 months. When I was a child, this landmark birthday meant the start of life with a white cauliflower hairdo and sensible shoes …

10 Amazing Facts About Apple Cider Vinegar You Should Know

Kitchen goods are gradually becoming the stars of the beauty world. Whether we're reusing old tea bags for under eye puffiness or tightening our pores with turmeric, these unconventional treatments are just as good, if not better, than what we'd pay for at the beauty counter.<p>As we stock up on …

The Well+Good Gals: Our June Guest Bloggers Steal Fitness Model Secrets

Photo: Courtesy of Dan Knafo<p><i>Each month, ELLE.com wades through the lifestyle blogosphere in search of just the right Guest Blogger—or in this month's case, Guest Bloggers—to post regularly on our site's Dispatch blog. In honor of our June Body Issue, we tapped Alexia Brue and Melisse Gelula,</i> …

Fitness

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …

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