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The Shoe Surgeon On His Most Expensive Custom Sneaker And Justin Bieber’s Kicks

Wanting to wear sneakers no one else had in high school turned into a career for Dominic Chambrone, better known as The Shoe Surgeon. The 29-year-old …

The 4 Best Hot Chocolate Recipes To Ring In the New Year

<i>BY RICK MARTINEZ, BON APPETIT</i><p>Photo: Alex Lau<p>We drink hot chocolate because it's rich and creamy, warm and luxurious. It's a comfort food, to pick you up when you're feeling down, or when you're just really cold. It's best served next to a skating rink or some other snowy Christmas movie backdrop. …

How to Style Tight and Kinky Curls

There are the universal curly-hair tips we're all familiar with: Invest in a satin pillowcase, detangle your hair in the shower, and never, ever underestimate the power of coconut oil. But anyone who's ever dealt with kinky curls (that's me!) knows that it takes a lot of trial and error before you …

Eggs and Bacon Breakfast Pizza

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place a pizza stone or heavy baking sheet in oven. Preheat oven to 500° (keep pizza stone or baking sheet in oven as it preheats).<p>…

The Best Foods for Men

We sampled and reviewed thousands of products to separate the dietary duds from the nutritional heroes<p>Edited By Paul Kita<p>Mitch Mandel/Matt Rainey<p>Here’s your list<p>Every summer, food companies converge in New York City for the Fancy Food Show. Attendees walking the floor this year heard vendors …

You Will Never Think Of Pizza The Same Way After Trying This Dip

Hope your guests are ready for this masterpiece.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>- Pizza Dough<p>- 8 oz Cream Cheese - Softened<p>- 1 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese<p>- 1/2 Cup Grated Parmesan Cheese<p>- 1/2 Cup Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese<p>- 1/4 Cup Fresh Basil - Chopped<p>- 6 Cloves Garlic - Chopped and divided<p>- 1 tsp Red …

Spices

Pork Chops Smothered in Onion Gravy Recipe

"This recipe calls for 4 pork chops because that's about what you can fit into a standard frying pan, though I've squeezed 6 smaller chops in before. …

Be Sure To Make Extra Of These Cheesy Bacon Twists…We Devoured All Of Ours In Minutes!!

It’s not often that we’re completely bowled over by a recipe, but these puff pastry bacon twists completely shocked us. The pastry is perfectly …

How to Make a Healthy Breakfast for Weight Loss

In theory, opting for a homemade meal over something processed will almost always serve up more nutrition and save you tons of calories. The truth …

Nutrition

Sunday Breakfast: Fried Egg And Bacon Puff Pastry Squares

MarthaStewart.com<p>There’s no other way to say it: weekend breakfast is the business! These bacon-topped puff pastry squares can be made a couple of …

Healthy Breakfast: Baked Avocado Recipe

If you’re looking for a healthy breakfast, you’ll want to bypass much of the traditional fare in the US. Cereal, bagels, pancakes, waffles, muffins, …

Flattened Pork Chops with Greens and Mustard Pan Sauce

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>Pounding a pork chop ensures that it will cook quickly. We leave the bone in to keep the meat extra juicy.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium shallot, thinly sliced into rings<p>2 teaspoons mustard seeds<p>2 teaspoons sugar<p>¼ cup plus 2 Tbsp. white wine …

Mustard

Top 10 Secrets To Losing Weight

I've decided to share 10 amazing weight loss secrets with you! If you can master the following 10 things you will be well on your way to your weight …

BA's Best Baked Ziti

6 Servings<p>We know ricotta is a traditional addition to baked ziti, but it has a tendency to get dry and grainy when baked. Our update uses a creamy Parmesan béchamel, in addition to a tangy tomato sauce, which together make for a super flavorful finished dish—that won’t dry out in the oven. This is …

Italian Food

Healthy Foods That Give You Glowing Skin

In fact, despite what ads and commercials may tell you, the real key to a healthy complexion doesn't come from a bottle, it starts with what's on …

9 Warning Signs Your Employee Is Quitting

No matter the state of the economy, employee turnover is always an issue for employers, especially those in small businesses. Research has shown that people who are contemplating a job change are more likely to share company secrets or do things to sabotage the organization's goals.<p>For this reason, …

The Best Laptops You Can Buy

Maybe it's a bit more clunky than you thought when you carry it in your bag during a commute. Perhaps the screen is too reflective for your liking when you're watching Netflix. And worst of all, what if the battery life is much shorter than you expected?<p>We've researched some of the best laptops on …

ITA Matrix Is The Magic Cheap Flights Site You've Never Heard Of

When shopping for plane tickets, we won't settle for anything but the cheapest deal. We've got our usual lineup of fare-finding sites to check, yet a nagging feeling always leaves us wondering if we <i>really</i> found the lowest price possible. Is there any way to know for sure?<p>Yes, there is. <b>ITA Matrix is</b> …

Tech Q&A: Cellphone spying, what Facebook knows, toolbars and more

<b>Is cellphone spying possible?</b><p><b>Q.</b> I went through a really bad divorce, and my ex- seems to know a lot about my current life. It’s like he’s reading my text messages. Could he be doing this?<p><b>A.</b> Yes, and it’s not very difficult. There are plenty of spy apps that a snooping ex or significant other can …

Spying

The 7 Fruits You Should Eat More of This Month

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: In the dead of winter, when your market bags are laden with dark leafy greens and root vegetables, don't forget about fruit. Just tell yourself you're preventing scurvy and load</i> …

Food

RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

Didn't get what you want over the holidays? Here are the best smartphones to look at.<p><i>We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and hardware features, content selection, carrier availability, and price. We only consider</i> …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Scientists Track a Great White Shark Across the Atlantic for the First Time

Tagged off Florida, the mature female is now closing in on the U.K.'s Cornish coast.<p>Ever since researchers tagged a great white shark nicknamed Lydia off Jacksonville, Florida, in March 2013, they've been keeping a close eye on her. Their vigilance was rewarded this past weekend when the 14-foot …