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DIY: Bottle-Fed Paperwhites

Chilly weather means that I spend a lot more time inside than I’d like to. Happily, I’ve found one January treat that brightens even my most …

Total-Body Toning Circuit

Exercise 1 Squat With One-Arm Shoulder Press<p>The off-center weight here forces your core to work harder while you get the lower-body benefits of the squat and the shoulder work of the press. Hold a 10-pound dumbbell in one hand, just over your shoulder. Squat down as low as you can, sticking your …

Low-Cal Winter Dinner Ideas

<b>Vegan Split Pea Soup</b><p>Warm up an especially chilly day with a big bowl of this vegan split pea soup. Easy to make and high in protein, this meat-free version of the classic is only 326 calories.<p><b>Toasted Quinoa and Lemon Cabbage</b><p>This lemony mix of high-fiber, protein-rich toasted quinoa and wilted …

japanese vegetable pancakes

Last week was not my week in the kitchen, friends. I had great, ambitious designs on a rhubarb meringue tart that would be pink and pretty with a …

slow-and-low dry rub oven chicken

Five years ago, I fell in love with dry-rub barbecue. Prior to the summer of 2008, I naively believed that the only way to make ribs deliciously on …

Photographer Cara Livermore on How to Shoot Food for Hipsters

<i>All images by Cara Livermore</i><p>Nom nom nom nom nom nom nom.<p>Uhhh, we mean: we stumbled on the blog of Cara and Bob–the masterminds behind the popular …

With This New App, Get Fit For Summer With Your iPad

Bikini season is creeping up on us, and if you're feeling the last-minute pressure to get in shape before you hit the beach, we've found an unexpected place that you can turn: your iPad. The new personal training app <b>FitStar</b>, which recently launched in the Apple App Store, is perfect for anyone who …

60 Summer Cocktail Recipes You Can Make at Home

Let happy hour be every hour with these warm-weather concoctions.<p>Let's be honest, there's almost nothing better in summer than the supreme chill of a tall cocktail on a hot day. To get you in the spirit of summer, try one of these zesty drinks that only require a few steps to whip up at home.

Making the Case for Rioja

La Rioja, as a wine region, has it all. There are three distinctive sub-regions: the Alavesa, Rioja Alta, and Rioja Baja. The primary city most central to all three sub-regions is Logrono, where the Ebro River runs through. Actually, the Ebro River weaves its way all the way through La Rioja. …

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4 Kale Chips Recipes

<b>How to make them:</b> Preheat oven to 300°F. On a lined baking sheet, space out 1 cup packed, dry kale leaves (stems discarded). Drizzle with oil, sprinkle with seasonings, and massage into leaves. On the top or middle rack, bake for 20 minutes, until crisp, rotating the pan and switching racks (top to …

Healthy Dessert Recipe: Grilled Pineapple Sundae

<i>You Are Special Today Plate, $60, from Paloma's Nest, palomasnest.com</i><p><b>Grilled Pineapple Sundaes</b>1 pineapple, peeled and cored3 Tbsp honey<br>Juice of 1 limes<br>ground Saigon cinnamon, to tast<i>e</i> <br>vanilla ice cream or Greek yogurt<p>1. Slice the pineapple into ¼- to ½-inch thick rings. In a shallow nonreactive …

Cocktail: Basil Lemonade

Cocktail Hour: Tipsy Basil Lemonade<p>When life gives you lemons, mix them with wine!<p>In a pitcher, combine 12 whole fresh basil leaves, a 750-ml bottle of sauvignon blanc, 2 cups all-natural lemonade, and 3/4 cup limoncello; stir. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour before serving.<p><b>Makes 6 Servings</b> <i>Per</i> …

The World's Most Amazing Beaches

Unsure where to head on your honeymoon? Check out some of the most incredible beaches that <i>Bridal Guide</i> writers have visited in the past few years -- piña colada not included.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>The World's Most Amazing Beaches<p><b>More from Bridal Guide:</b><p>Real Couples Share Their Honeymoon Stories<br>• 100 Ideas …

It's hard to believe, but this movie will make you love vampires again

A lot of us are suffering from vampire fatigue, with good reason. But Xan Cassavetes' cult film <i>Kiss of the Damned</i> will re-awaken your love for these …

28 Badass Burgers To Grill This Weekend

Praise the lord, barbecue season is finally here.<p>A little note: This list omits veggie burgers. If you feel miffed in any way by this, know that it is not because they are not delicious. It is strictly because they tend to be delicate, and thus tricky to grill.

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The 4 Best Broccoli Recipes | Women's Health

<b>Broccoli and feta pasta sauce</b> <br>Cut and steam 2 cups broccoli; set aside. In a non-stick frying pan, drizzle one tablespoon of olive oil and cook ½ onion, chopped, and 2 cloves of garlic, minced, until they soften. Add broccoli and cook until onions are translucent. Add 2 tablespoons of lemon juice. …

Hairstyle: Make Messy Hair Sexy

<b>How To Do It:</b><p><b>Step 1:</b> Make a deep side part. Take a section of hair that's about two inches wide and one inch deep, and curl it with a one-inch iron held diagonally (for this style you don't have to wrap the hair; go ahead and clip it into the iron). Roll it toward your face, all the way to the …

Nigel Slater's spring soup recipes

A bowl of soup can invigorate or comfort as the mood takes us. It can soothe or excite, warm or refresh and can be as humble or sophisticated as we …