Julia Miller

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These 19 Beer Recipes Are What Dreams Are Made Of

Cooking with wine (and drinking it as we go) has been a thing for as long as we can remember — and there’s no shortage of ways to use it (wine ice cream, anyone?). But can we get over wine for a little while? Beer is *totally* where it’s at. Boasting full, deep and rich flavors, beer adds a lot to …

Slow Cookers

These 7 Brunch Recipes Will Get You Pumped for Fall

Fall is coming, friends. And with cooler weather comes more time spent cuddled under a blanket, rising only to refill your coffee mug (or glass of …

10 of the Best New Songs to Listen to in September

Regina Spektor, Against Me!, Mykki Blanco, and an ELLE.com exclusive premiere.<p>Summer has slipped by faster than Katie Ledecky, but there's a lot to look forward to even if the Song of the Summer season is drawing to a close.<p>As September rolls in, it's a good time to update your outfits and your …

5 tips for making sublime iced coffee at home

“Large iced coffee, extra half-and-half and nine sugars!”<p>When the barista at my favorite coffee shop called out that order one day, I actually …

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12 Harry Potter Cocktails That Will Stupefy Your Muggle Friends

One of the most magical things about the JK Rowling series is how very believable the food and drinks sound. No doubt about it, the Wizarding World is a foodie paradise. And while countless muggles have tried to recreate the drinks, we’ve got secret recipes that rival even those of the Harry Potter …

20 Light And Easy Dessert Recipes for Spring and Summer

20 Light And Easy Dessert Recipes To Try This Summer That Won’t Weigh You Down<p>Heather McClees<p>Read full profile<p>All of us love dessert, but some of us …

Brad Pitt's Plan B and Warner Bros. adapting YA sci-fi tale Illuminae

Warner Bros. and Brad Pitt’s Plan B Entertainment are headed to the 26th century with <i>Illuminae</i>, an adaptation of the young-adult sci-fi novel from …

10 Ways Millennials Are Able to Save Money

As a ‘millennial,’ I constantly find myself on the receiving end of financial advice that’s either way over my head (tax-loss harvesting?) or …

Best Fiction Books of 2015

FICTION & LITERATURE<p>Released: Aug. 4, 2015<p>Reviewed: May 20, 2015<p>FICTION & LITERATURE<p>Released: Aug. 4, 2015<p>"A luminous second novel from a first-class …

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Amazon Book Review

Sign up for our free daily newsletter to receive our latest author interviews, best books of the month, reviews, and more. You can also follow us on …

How to Make a Week’s Worth of Dinners for Under $25

College kids, recent grads and busy young professionals seriously don’t have the time (or the money) to splurge on expensive meals. But that doesn’t mean you have to compromise and sink into a fast food or takeout rut. We’ve created a recipe series that is fast, easy, cheap and takes the guesswork …

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15 Tasty Ways to Upgrade Dorm Food

The dorm room experience doesn’t have to mean mac n’cheese for every meal . All you need to make the following recipes is a microwave. With the help of a few cupboard staples, you can instantly upgrade the most basic dorm food into a gourmet experience. Get ready to wow your roomies with your …

13 Must-Read Books Coming Out This Month

Escapism: It’s what summer meant when the last bell of the school year rang, and it’s what it can continue to mean with the 13 fiction books on this list. You won’t find any heavy memoirs here, but at the same time, these books aren’t fluff. They’re full of heart and and will take you on a journey. …

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10 One-Pot Recipes to Make Before Summer Ends

As we’re counting down the precious days of summer, the last thing we want to be doing is washing dishes. Now’s the time to maximize our time with friends, summer projects and yes, even our Netflix queue. But we also take dinnertime very seriously, so even those simple recipes better be delicious …

Cooking

25 Delicious Treats Harry Potter Would Definitely Approve Of

Butterbeer and Cauldron Cakes anyone?

Dessert

The 15 Best Boozy Lemonade Recipes

Ah, lemonade stands. We can practically picture our eight-year-old selves proudly manning the colorful stand and yelling at passersby. Besides giving us the trip down memory lane, these stands popping up is the ultimate sign that spring is here and summer is just around the corner. Best. News. …

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The Best Book Club Is Happening on Reese Witherspoon’s Instagram

Outside of acting, we have started to turn to our girl Reese Witherspoon for all things lifestyle. You might think she’s all Southern charm and what’s for dinner tonight, but take a deep dive into her Instagram and you’ll find that this blonde is quite the bookworm. First her website launched, and …

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11 Essential Recipes for Building Your Own Burrito at Home

Oh, the counter people at Chipotle make burrito assembly look so easy. We’ve all stared them down from across the plexiglass divide, watching them …

5 eBook Subscriptions All Book Lovers Need ASAP

Tired of lugging paperbacks around on airplanes or in your beach bag? If you have a smartphone or a tablet, you’re in luck. Adding an ebook to your list of packing tips will help you say goodbye to all that heavy baggage. With user-friendly apps that you can access from nearly any device, the ebook …

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23 Recipes That Make Eating Breakfast for Dinner Easy

With all the great breakfast recipes out there, it can be difficult to try each one on any given Sunday. And since brekkie is pretty much our favorite meal <i>and</i> we have a huge back log of delicious recipes on our Pinterest boards, we decided that it is time to start eating breakfast for dinner! From …

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Whip up this Chipotle-style burrito bowl recipe for easy 'takeout' from your own freezer!

Fresh ingredients, made to order, assembled just the way you like them — it's no wonder that Chipotle's endlessly customizable burrito bowls are a crazy popular option for a weekday office lunch or quick dinner. It's almost as good as homemade… but it's not homemade, and with a little advance prep …

Our Best Layer Cake Recipes

Here, Martha's father's favorite orange-curd filled cake topped with chocolate frosting.

9 Fantastic Fruit Beers to Seek Out

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Near Brussels in Belgium, you'll find something truly special: beers fermented with the wild yeasts present in the air, then aged in oak barrels to impart a whole new set of intense flavors. These processes impart tart, …

Gourmet grilled cheese! 7 ways to reach breaded bliss

Is there a better combination than toasted bread and melted cheese? We’re talking about grilled cheese, the classic sandwich you loved as a kid and likely still enjoy today. And though there’s nothing wrong with the original white bread and American cheese version, there are simply too many bread, …

7 Book Series That Will Rekindle Your Love of Reading

National Reading Month has us thinking about books that made us fall in love with reading to begin with. To quote a friend’s college application essay (yes, I loved it so much that I remember it to this day), “it was Harry Potter that sparked my love of reading, which in turn sparked a lifetime …

13 Must-Read Books for April

April showers mean plenty of rainy days to curl up with a good book. If you’re looking for some buzz-y books to add to your reading list, you can’t go wrong with the 13 on this list. From your favorite ’90s scary story teller, R. L. Stine, to a gripping memoir by Ernest Hemingway’s granddaughter, …

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13 One-Pan Meals for Busy Weeknights

Be it a skillet or muffin tin, one-pan meals are such a time saver for busy nights. They not only get dinner on the table fast, but also mean you won’t be scrubbing scads of pots and pans once the meal is through. Enjoy these 13 well-balanced and totally delicious meals that totally fit the bill. …

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12 Low-Carb Snacks to Beat the Afternoon Slump

This collection of 12 tasty, low-carb snacks practically defines staying power. Each one will not only keep you full for longer than a handful of sweets from the office candy jar, but can also be easily tossed in your lunch bag for your next road trip or day at work. So, what are you waiting for? …

20 Cakes That Will Turn Your Frown Upside Down

Hope you’re ready to turn things upside down, ’cause these 20 tasty treats do just that. Whether you’re team cake or team pie, we have you covered with this selection of goodies. Featuring both upside down and vertical layer cakes, as well as tarte tatins (both savory and sweet), there’s a little …

20 Mason Jar Salads to Pack for Lunch This Week

Get a load of these layers. Nope, we’re not talking about cakes, but rather something a little less, shall we say… sinful. Right now, we’re all about salads in a jar. Carefully layered in Mason jars, each of these 20 make-ahead creations will still be fresh and crisp as can be come lunchtime. Just …

Healthy Eating