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The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Black Swans

The Best Thing To Ever Happen To Mornings: Breakfast Nachos

Just let this happen.<p>Put an egg on absolutely anything and call it breakfast. That means putting an egg on top of this melty mixture of warm corn …

Homemade Rolls for Novice Bakers

<i>Need a holiday hand? We've got you covered with two straight weeks of Holiday Survival Recipes -- the ones you can rely on to keep your guests (and you) feeling festive.</i><p><i>Today: Homemade Rolls for Novice Bakers</i><p>Just imagine it: your family is home for the holidays -- grown children, perhaps, or …

Dessert

Holiday Gifts Under $10

Best Cyber Monday 2014 deals - CNET

Skip the crowds<p>iPhone 6, 5S and 5C memory upgrade at T-Mobile (up to $100 discount)<p>Amazon Fire HD 7: $109 (a $30 discount)<p>Nest Learning Thermostat: $199 ($50 discount)<p>Nintendo 3DS XL: $150 ($50 discount)<p>Xbox One bundles: $329 and up (a $70 discount, plus games)<p>PS4 bundles starting at $399<p>Dragon Age …

31 Delicious Things To Cook In December

The best way to stay warm is to start eating and drinking and never stop.

Basic Sugar Cookies

Sugar cookies are a buttery classic that make a delicious anytime treat. Enjoy your sugar cookies plain, or decorate them with icing to make them festive. This recipe is a favorite of Martha's, who likes to add 1 tablespoon cognac alongside the egg and vanilla, after creaming together the butter …

Dessert

Lacy Almond-Orange Cookies

Anise seeds add a hint of licorice to these pretty lace cookies made of ground almonds. Orange zest adds a citrus aroma.

Dessert

Gluten-Free Oatmeal Cookies

Chock-full of chocolate and raisins, these oatmeal cookies won't disappoint. And by using oats in place of wheat flour, everyone can get in on the fun.

Breakfast

Giant White-Chocolate Pecan Cookies

Think big -- real big. This outsize crisp-chewy treat is rich with buttery pecans and enjoyably large chunks of creamy white chocolate.

Dessert

Crisp and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cookie people take sides. You're either a soft-and-chewy fan or a lover of thin and crisp. But everyone goes for these chocolate chip treats. They're soft in the middle, slightly crunchy at the edges, and extra-big.

Dessert

18 Things To Know Before Dating A British Guy

<b>1.</b> Yes, everything does sound better in a English accent. Their pronunciation of the word ‘darling’ is totally swoon-worthy.<p><b>2.</b> There will be some …

10 Things I Have Learned The Hard Way (As A Woman)

1. If you can’t see it, don’t shave it.<p>2. My latex allergy.<p>3. Do not have sex immediately after a bikini wax.<p>4. More tampons, not less.<p>5. Sticky …

20 Fun (and Easy!) Temporary Wallpapers

Update your space at a moment's notice.<p>Easy on, easy off — it's a revolution in wall covering! Check out these removable designs and give your walls a refresh that's commitment-free.

The 10 Reno Mistakes Everybody Makes — And How to Fix Them

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Jenn Louis, the Best New Chef alum behind Ray in Portland, Oregon, shares her favorite spots in to eat, shop and stay in Ethiopia.<p>Ariel Arce, the …

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50 Ways To Lose 10 Pounds

That stubborn weight that won't seem to go away? No more!<p><i>This article was written by Joy Manning and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>Losing weight, unfortunately, isn't a one-size-fits-all proposition. What helps one person shed pounds may backfire on another. Because we're all so different, …

Give the Gift of Better Gadgets

Who doesn't love getting a new gadget? Even if you can't afford to give the latest smartphone or HDTV as a gift, you can probably give some gadget-y …

14 Painting Secrets the Pros Won't Tell You

Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but the pros all know the trade secrets.<p>Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but the pros all know the trade secrets.

Home Improvement

14 Simple Ways To Make Your Home More Awesome

These DIY projects aren't just pretty—they'll make your home snazzier and more awesome.<p><b>1. Wine Cork Trivet</b><p><i>Alyssa & Carl</i><p>If you're a wine-drinker who likes to save your corks, figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a dilemma. Luckily, Alyssa & Carla have a great idea for a dead-simple …

15 Flower Hacks To Make Your Home More Beautiful

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, floral tips and tricks to easily decorate your home.<p>Jessica Marshall, owner of Miss Daisy Floral Design Studio in Las Vegas and NYC, let Cosmopolitan.com in on some of her floral tricks to make decorating your house/apartment/dorm room with beautiful flowers …

10 Inspiring Home Offices

Whether you're an entrepreneur, working from home or just looking for a stylish place to online shop from—these chic desktops and home offices will inspire you to create your own perfect workspace.<p>Whether you're an entrepreneur, working from home or just looking for a stylish place to online shop …

Boneless Whole Turkey for Thanksgiving - How to Bone, Stuff, & Roast a Whole Turkey

A Look Back at Pie Week (+ 8 Pie Recipes!)

It's no secret: Here at Food52, we really like pie. If there happens to be one lingering in our test kitchen, it's usually only a matter of minutes before it disappears. Morning, noon, and night, we'll happily stuff our faces with buttery crust and whatever happens to be inside -- sweet or …

Baking

Forget Pumpkin Pie: Use a Waffle Iron for Quick Pumpkin Custard

<b>Editor's Note:</b> Please welcome Daniel Shumski, author of the Will It Waffle? blog (one of our favorites), and the new <i>Will It Waffle?</i> cookbook. In the coming weeks, Daniel will be sharing some of his favorite waffle-iron recipes.<p>I love pumpkin pie, but sometimes the work of making the crust does not …

13 Cooking Hacks You Need To Survive This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is the greatest holiday of the year, but it is also one of the most stressful. Between the turkey, sides, apps and pies, there's a lot of cooking that has to happen. All at once. So that everything is done at the same time. Still warm. It's a delicate dance that only the most skilled …

The Stuffing Waffle Croque Madame: The Ultimate Day-After-Thanksgiving Breakfast Sandwich

This day-after-Thanksgiving breakfast, made with sliced turkey served over a stuffing waffle, along with a fried egg, gravy, and cheese, gets its inspiration from a French <i>croque-madame</i>, the classic egg-and-cheese-topped ham sandwich, but the idea all started when I asked myself one simple question:</b> …