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The Secret to an Evenly Cooked Roasted Chicken

How to avoid the dreaded dry white meat.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Molly Frisch confesses ruining a roast chicken to associate food editor Rick Martinez. Welcome to Effed it …

#TheLIST: Shop The Best Street Style Bags And Shoes From Milan Fashion Week

Say "Ciao" to the accessories that stole the show…<p>When in Rome—or at Milan Fashion Week—it's imperative that your accessories game is on point because it's the home of luxurious leather-goods. Fall 2016 show-goers did just that, bringing their best handbag and shoe game. They represented Italian …

14 books to read on your commute that will make you smarter about business

One way of combining the necessity of getting to our workplace with success is to spend the time reading or listening to books.<p>Here are my suggestions for great business books to read or listen to during your commute.<p><b>1.</b><b>"The</b> <b>E-Myth"</b> by Michael Greber. This is an excellent book about the myths …

Commuting

5 apps for exploring a new city like a local

There are some things everybody knows about New Yorkers. They pay exorbitant rents, they worship pizza and they never hang out in Times Square.<p>But …

The best of the UK: 29 things to do this summer

8 Little Things To Remember When You Feel Like Everything Is Against You

By Becca Martin,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1NvOqBJ<p>You’ve had a really down right awful week. Everything that could possibly go wrong went …

The Best Secret Streets Around the World

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Rise and Shine: 12 Easy Weekend Breakfast Recipes

Christmas might be over, but there are still kids and houseguests to feed. Whip up one of these easy breakfast recipes and give them something delicious to wake up to.<p><b>1. Best Blueberry Muffins</b><p>Bursting with fresh blueberries with a tender crumb and sparkling sugar crust, these really are the best …

Breakfast

The Best IKEA Products for Small Spaces

(Image credit: IKEA)<p>In Europe there's a long and proud tradition of tiny apartment living, so it's no surprise that the folks at IKEA have a few …

Small Spaces

6 Tips To Help You Style Your Favorite Boyfriend Jeans

Boyfriend jeans have become a really popular trend over the years, and for good reason! They are typically baggy, distressed and look worn-in. The …

7 Recipes For Your Next Fall Dinner Party

Authors of the newly released Blue Bloods Cookbook dish on their top picks for a seasoned fall menu.<p>In their latest venture, authors Wendy Howard Goldberg and Bridget Moynahan created <i>The Blue Bloods Cookbook,</i> a tome dedicated to over 100 recipes inspired by the hit TV drama, <i>Blue Bloods</i>. Here, …

Recipes

Can You Spot It? 10 Nearly Unrecognizable IKEA Hacks

To pull off a truly spectacular IKEA hack, you need tools, talent and an unflappable vision. You need to be able to look at a footstool and see a …

Hacking

Latest Fashion Trends & Celebrity Style

9 Absolutely Beautiful Minimalist Blogger Looks

Call us fashion flip-floppers, but we have just as much love for bold, trend-driven ensembles with wild mixes of prints and patterns as we do for …

Go Here, Not There: Undiscovered Places to Visit Now

There’s no denying the beauty of the Cyclades, especially the iconic Santorini sunsets on Oia, but there’s only so many times we can see that same …

6 Helpful Stitches for Home Sewing Projects

There are many amazing DIY projects that require a bit of sewing, but that doesn't mean you have to run right out and purchase a sewing machine! Much …

Sewing

On the Street…Fashion Team, Milan

Charting: 10 High Contrast Dresses for Spring

Forgo your standard little black dress, and try something a little more impactful.<p>Have an event that calls for instant chic? Forgo your standard little black dress, and try something a little more impactful. This spring we're relying on contrasting dresses with graphic patterns to take us through …

11 Things You'd Never Guess About Singapore

Yes, it's the home of Angry Birds cable cars and a theme park for "Chinese legends and folklore."<p>But that's not <i>all</i> you need to know about Singapore. The island nation has some sneaky wonders, laws and customs -- it costs $56,000 for the permit to own a car?! -- that you might never have guessed. …

Hello 2014: 21 Ways to Live a Resilient Life

Here are 21 ways to lead a resilient life:<p><b>1. Set healthy boundaries that work for you and not everyone else.</b> Put this phrase at the top of your healthy, self-loving boundary setting list: "That doesn't work for me." If others don't understand your boundaries, so what? You are not creating them for …

Self-help

5 Places Not to be Missed in a Lifetime

As a travel writer since 1997, I have visited 100 countries, and I make 20 to 30 trips a year. I am always being asked where in the world I'd most like to go. In this post, I'm going to reveal the five destinations I'd love to visit, or re-visit, before I die. This includes, of course, the biggie …

South-east Asia

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Easy Ways to Make Your Kitchen New Again

10 fast and easy tips.<p>Tired of the same old kitchen, but don't want the hassle (or price tag) of an entire renovation? These fast and easy updates take the room from make-do to magnificent.

How I Became the Kind of Person Who Can Work a Room

I used to dread networking events. Then a colleague let me in on his secret strategy.<p>I did it. I went to a cocktail party where I didn't know anyone, and successfully chit-chatted for two hours. (Not to myself. I actually spoke with other people.)<p>I have never been good at the kind of networking …

The No-Excuses, Anytime, Anywhere Workout

Celebrity trainer Astrid McGuire will give it to you straight. “If you can carry a 5-pound purse everyday, you can hold 5-pound weights,” she says as …

How to Pose for Pictures

As a style blogger, I constantly post photos of myself. Some may call it ego-mania but I like to think of it as self love and yes, I'm currently in therapy. I often get questions from readers asking "what are the best ways to pose for photos to look good, slim, taller, etc?" Truth be told, I'm 5 …

How To Use Abstract Wall Art In Your Home Without Making It Look Out Of Place

<b>Abstract wall art</b> may seem like a very pretentious style that’s not suitable for any home, doesn’t look great only in modern decors. It can also …

Wall Art

16 Ways to Make a French Manicure Cool Again

Wish List: Mallory Schlau

Isabel Marant and H&M Party in Paris

The first fete for a global launch<p>Isabel Marant's guest list for her Parisian party to celebrate the launch of her collaborative line for H&M showcased the designer's global appeal—with appearances by French actress Audrey Tautou, America's January Jones, It Brit Alice Dellal and more. See the chic …