Helen B Edwards

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JFK: A Look Back

Inside Flipboard / November 21, 2013<p>Fifty years ago, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was slain by a madman’s bullet. The assassination of the popular and …

The Week in Review: The 50th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination

Inside Flipboard / November 22, 2013<p>This week marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The youngest elected …

9 Gifts for Your Grill Fanatic Guaranteed NOT to Be Regifted

Some people have a, er, gift -- for gifting. Unfailingly, they divine other peoples' desires in the way a dowser can find ground water or buried treasure. They identify the perfect gift, they buy it, they wrap it. Don't hate them (I know -- it's hard), but these people have their holiday shopping …

10 Lesser-Known Sodas Our Taste Buds Will Never Forget

The Bon Appétit staff's sweet remembrances of Moxie, Squirt, Cheerwine, and other lesser-known soft drinks.<p>Sugar junkies (read: us) were rocked this week by news that a new soda tax might force Mexican Coke to revise its recipe, swapping tasty cane sugar for, um, high-fructose corn syrup. …

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SanDisk’s wireless flash drive: A simple storage boost for your iOS or Android phone

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>I love my 32GB iPhone 5s(s aapl), but it’s barely a month old and I’ve already used more than half of the storage capacity. …

Present Cake

"This is the ultimate, ultimate list of my Favorite Things," says Oprah. Why? Because no matter who's on your holiday list, you'll find everything …

Don't Splurge On a Pan You Use Once a Year: 5 Roasters Under $50

With Thanksgiving a little less than three weeks away, it's time to start talking roasters. For the most part, roasting pans come out of our …

5 Websites That Will Change the Way You Shop Online

In the past few months new websites have popped up on my radar that have changed the way I shop online. Here's my short list...<p><b>Farfetch</b>: On this one website alone you'll find more than 250 boutiques across the world, 2,000 different labels, and 105,000 products. The hub has established itself as a …

Letters From Camelot's Historian

Arthur Schlesinger Jr. remembers what Jackie Kennedy thought of Hillary Clinton, upbraids John Boehner for misquoting Lincoln, and denies JFK's philandering.<p>Over the course of a long career as an historian, public intellectual, speechwriter, and presidential adviser, Arthur Schlesinger had a …


Black Bottom Pie

8 Servings<p>December 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Gingersnap Crust<p>6 ounces gingersnap cookies (about 24)<p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted<p>1 tablespoon heavy cream<p>Custard<p>1 envelope unflavored gelatin powder<p>1 1/2 cups whole milk<p>1/2 cup heavy cream<p>4 large egg yolks<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>2 tablespoons dark rum<p>1 …


Beauty Tips, Celebrity, and Career Advice

And I've tested roughly one-zillion of them.<p>Wait, this is actually really messed up.<p>Welcome to your spring closet intervention.<p>In France, the pressure to stay young makes aging anything but graceful.<p>"I can't stand it," says Graham.<p>Her rumored boyfriend is <i>very</i> famous.<p>"We have to use our white …

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Toning Exercises to Get in Shape Fast

Celebrity trainer Tracy Anderson reveals her slim-down plan.<p>How does Madonna get in shape for the holidays? She's got exercise guru Tracy Anderson on speed dial.

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The 65 Best Online Shopping Sites to Buy From

Get your clicking finger at the ready.<p>Shopping online can mean wading through endless Google Shopping results, or scrolling through old-faithfuls like Zara, without knowing where else to turn. To help you fulfill all your shopping wants (needs?) this season, we've created the definitive list of the …

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The Four-Minute Workout

<b>The News:</b> Recent research shows that three four-minute high-intensity workouts a week may be as beneficial as three low-to-moderate-intensity 45-minute sessions.<p><b>Dry Run:</b> I ask Brent Carter, an instructor at Focus Personal Training Institute in new York City, to take me through a sample workout. he …

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How To Tie a Scarf

The founder of Sir Alistair Rai, Kiran Rai, shows us how to loop her gorgeous wraps. This post originally appeared on RealBeauty.com<p>[brightcove playerid='2766919543001' playerkey='AQ~~,AAAAB2Zp3Sk~,Bty605k_uGSFI3lPjMR9e8-0B3M7CkS9' video='1323792832001']

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Best in Coat

Get inspired by the runway and shop the toppers.<p>We can't predict whether plaid or pink is the new black, but we do know that fall's brand of coats are of a particularly fetching variety. See the top trends in toppers from the runway, and shop the look.


Designers Dream Up The iPhone Air And — Surprise! It's Skinnier

A thinner tablet isn't enough? The new, slimmed iPad Air just hit stores last week, but designers are already cooking up concepts for new Apple …

Fit For Me By ModCloth Makes Shopping Online Less Risky

We've all been there. You find something you love on an e-commerce site, and it arrives in a different shade than expected or the fit runs two sizes too small. Luckily, ModCloth has come up with the perfect solution: They're asking you how it fits first.<p>Fit For Me, a new app by ModCloth, helps …

Nice Boots: The Fall 2013 Guide

Shop the top 9 trends<p>From lug soles to ultra-feminine shapes, wild patterns and subtle studs, shop the 9 chicest trends in fall boots and booties.