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Smoky and Spicy Yogurt Marinated Chicken Kebabs Recipe

A riff on tandoori-style chicken, these chicken kebabs are marinated with yogurt and lemon, with smoked and hot paprika in place of the more traditional Indian spice blend. The result is a completely different, but equally delicious, dish.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Using chicken thighs instead of …

12 Must-Try Beauty Products From Asia... And How to Get Them Here

Photos: Robin Black, BeautyIsBoring.com<p>Something those Discover L.A. commercials don't tell you: Besides spotting celebs at Starbucks (enjoy your latte, Selena!), you can also source major beauty finds in L.A.'s many Asian supermarkets. Or Asian supermarkets anywhere, of course.<p>"They're one of the …

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Are These Skin Saviors the Secret to Great Skin? (Yep!)

When you think of beauty masks, indulgence is probably the first thing to come to mind. (Sleepover, anyone?) But it turns out that these relaxing rituals can also deliver serious results. In fact, many dermatologists—superintelligent women with easy access to superpowerful, cutting-edge lasers—use …

Garnier Cleansing Micellar Water 400ml

Fragrance Categories»<p>Eau De ToiletteEau De Parfum & PerfumeCologneEau FraîcheBath & ShowerBody MoisturisationNiche FragranceSoap & PowderPerfume …

Our Staffers Never Fly without These Beauty Essentials

Not to brag, but I’m an excellent flyer. Okay, I will brag: I took my first flight when I was just a one-year-old, and as an adult I get on a plane …

Skin Care

How to Tightline Eyes

Tightlining your eyes (also known as "invisible eye liner") is a great way to add subtle definition to your peepers. Most people think that the point …

Makeup

Fresh Ginger Moscow Mule

Makes 1 Servings<p>Moscow Mules are usually made with bottled ginger beer, but nothing compares to the aromatic heat from the real thing.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. vodka<p>1½ oz. simple syrup<p>1 oz. fresh lime juice<p>1 teaspoon finely grated peeled ginger<p>2 oz. club soda<p>1 lime wedge<p>Candied ginger (for …

The 5 Middle Eastern Pantry Staples, from Pomegranate Molasses to Ras-El-Hanout

From pomegranate molasses to ras-el-hanout, the 5 most common (and important) Middle Eastern ingredients to keep in your pantry<p>Middle Eastern dishes combine fresh, tangy, and fragrant flavors. Here are 5 of the most common (and important) ingredients:<p>1. Tahini<p>Used in dressings, sauces, dips, even …

Our Best Kebab and Skewer Recipes for Your Grilling Pleasure

14 skewer and kebab recipes, from salmon to chicken to lamb.<p><b>Ice pops, corn dogs, cotton candy—there's nothing like food on a stick.</b> But the grand-daddy of stick cuisine will always be grilled kebabs. Check out these recipes to see what we mean.

Easy Cream Shortcake Biscuits

I eat a lot of strawberries, raspberries and blueberries – not to mention other berries – during the summer when they are at their peak. Shortcakes …

6 Healthy Recipe Alternatives for Your Favorite Summer Dishes and Drinks

So you can eat well and maintain your beach bod.<p>When it comes to summer eating, we like our meals fresh, <i>delicious</i>, and healthy, so we're not left with regrets when it comes time to hit the beach. So we called upon Claire Thomas of the mouth-watering blog The Kitchy Kitchen (she's got a cookbook …

Easy Passion Fruit Mousse {Brazilian Mousse de Maracuja}

Since all eyes are on Brazil these days, I thought it would be fun to share one of my all-time favorite Brazilian desserts. Here in the US, things …

TASTE | TASTE

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake is one of those desserts that often looks better than it tastes. The pineapple topping can be too sweet and the cake …

Melty! Salted Caramel Hazelnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

June 1, 2014<p>Oh my gosh I couldn’t stop eating these cookies! I gave a few to my mom and I was going to give the rest away too, but then… I opened the …

Salted Caramel Chocolate Chip Blondies

<i>Chewy chocolate chip blondies brimming with caramel candies and sprinkled with sea salt.</i><p>Blogging is a busy business. Baking, photographing, writing …

Orange & Cardamom Coco-Doodles (Coconutty Snickerdoodles) - Cupcakes & Kale Chips

Orange & Cardamom Coco-Doodles (Coconutty Snickerdoodles) – November #ImprovChallenge<p>Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. Cupcakes & …

Lemon Ricotta Cake with Almond Glaze - Kristine's Kitchen

Lemon Ricotta Cake with Almond Glaze<p>I'm totally addicted to this lemon ricotta cake with almond glaze. It is so moist and bursting with bright lemon …

Mom Approved!

May 12, 2014<p>These may not look like all that much at first glance, but let me tell you they are fantastic! They’re little lemon brownies or lemonies. …

Eat Pretty: Raspberry Chia Overnight Oats

Serves 2<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>-4 tablespoons chia seeds<p>-1/2 cup rolled oats<p>-2 cups unsweetened vanilla almond milk (alternately, you can use unsweetened almond …

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Crispy Baked Tofu with Honey-Sesame Glaze

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 30 mins<br>• Total Time: 50 minutes<br>• Yield: 4<br>• Category: Entree<p>★★★★★<p>4.9 from 67 reviews<p>Tender, caramelized …

How to Make Yogurt Biscuits Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Provisions Editor, Posie Harwood, teaches us how to make light, fluffy biscuits without butter or</i> …

Chicken in Tomato Sauce With Chickpeas and Kale Recipe

In this quick, easy, and delicious one-pot dinner, chicken breasts are seared, then gently cooked in an herb-filled tomato sauce with chickpeas and hearty kale. Topped with crunchy, seasoned breadcrumbs, this rustic meal comes together in 45 minutes.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Browning the chicken first …

The Best Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

I grew up in a ‘because I said so’ household.<p>“Why can’t I have an Easy Bake Oven?”, I no doubt said in the whiniest voice ever. “Because we have a …

18 Things to Eat, Buy, and Do in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is on its way to being a bonafide food destination. Learn about the people who are taking risks and defying stereotypes.<p>Quick—name an idyllic Caribbean island with mouthwatering cuisine. Jamaica? Sure. Cuba? Of course. Puerto Rico? [Silence]<p>Okay, so the U.S. commonwealth probably isn’t …

Caribbean

Giant M&M Cookies

It’s Thursday! Which means only one more day until the weekend. Sadly, it also means that our spring break is quickly coming to an end. I’ve so …

Piña Colada Bread Pudding

Pina coladas are a great vacation drink. They’re made with coconut, pineapple and rum, then blended with ice until everything is creamy and ice cold. …