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5 Tips That Carla Hall Would Tell Her Younger Self

On Tuesdays in January, inspiring chefs and entrepreneurs share the lessons they wish they could tell their younger selves. Here, Top Chef alumna …

Alexander Wang for H&M: the rush to buy – in pictures

They began queueing at 11pm the night before doors opened on Alexander Wang’s first collection for H&M. We were on the scene to see who made it to the front of the line and who got their hands on the Wang they really wanted, photographs by Graham Turner for the Guardian

Licorice is Invading America's Coffee Shops and Restaurants

Chefs’ growing addiction to bitter and burnt flavors has helped licorice infiltrate American menus in both sweet and savory dishes.<p>Chefs’ growing …

9 Ways to Make Slaw

Here are nine new ways to make slaw.<p>Slaw—a crunchy salad of thinly sliced vegetables—is the perfect picnic side dish because it usually holds up for …

15 Juicy Burgers for the Fourth of July

Here are 15 amazing burgers from F&W’s grilling experts and star chefs like Bobby Flay.<p>Here are 15 amazing burgers from F&W’s grilling experts and …

7 Killer Corn Chowders

Here, the seven greatest corn chowders.<p>On its own, sweet summer corn is delicious. But when you add cream, something amazing happens. Here, the seven …

3 Super-Easy Watermelon Cocktails

Here, three crazy-simple watermelon cocktails that anyone can make.<p>Watermelon is the perfect summer fruit for cocktails. First of all, it’s …

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5 Tips for Yoga Beginners

<b>5 Tips for Yoga Beginners</b><p>Are you keen to start practicing #yoga at home but don't know how to start? Here are some tips...<p><b>Fix a time:</b> First of all, make it a habit to practice yoga at a fixed time though you are doing it at home. This could be an hour just after you wake up or in the evening. Fixing a time will get you in a habit of doing yoga exercises every day without fail.<p><b>Select your space:</b> If you are doing yoga at home, there are chances you might be disturbed at activities of your family …

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How Taking Photos of Your Food Can Provide Meals to At-Risk Kids

Do your friends always make fun of you when you take out your smartphone at restaurants to post photos of your meals online? Well now you can be …

Chef David Chang on the Joy of Cooking With Science

• Author: David Chang. David Chang Science<br>• Date of Publication: 09.17.13. 09.17.13<br>• Time of Publication: 6:39 am. 6:39 am<p>In June 2010, after six years of …

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

The Secret to Danny Meyer’s Exceptionally Good Taste

Danny Meyer, trim as a track star and turned out in a dark gray suit despite the summer swelter, steps just outside Union Square Cafe, his landmark …

5 Beauty Tips to Make You Look Less Tired

A few items to perk up those Mondays (or "everydays").<p>There's no denying it—sometimes that busy weekend shows up on your face first thing Monday morning. Since no one likes to slump-walk into the office looking exhausted, we've rounded up a few beauty picks and tricks that will keep you looking …

The Hottest Hair Color Trends For Fall

Color Shift: The New Layered Looks For Fall<p>If you've been contemplating a shift in your hair color for fall, don't limit yourself to one shade. The season's best new hair colors are multi-tonal—think sun-kissed blonde with deeper honey undertones, hazelnut brown spun with fine streaks of gold and …

Makeup How-To: 3 Tips for Powdering Your Face

And here you thought powder was the one totally foolproof step in your makeup routine. Wrong! Well, sort of. It's hard to do anything <i>too</i> devastatingly wrong with powder, but getting it just right can really improve the overall effect of your makeup. "Powder seems so easy, but many times people do …

These Are the 3 Big Lipstick Shades of the Moment: Which Is Your Favorite?

It may be the morning after Halloween, but the three big lipstick colors we're seeing on celebrities right now are far from vampy or moody (and traditionally "fall")—they're downright cheerful and girl. Which would <i>you</i> be most likely to wear?<p>1. Cherry red, as seen on<p>2. Tangerine orange, as seen on<p>3. …

The Easiest Portion-Control Trick for Pizza Maybe Ever

October is National Pizza Month, and pizza can absolutely be a healthy eating choice—<i>if</i> you negotiate that circle of deliciousness the right way, according to Lisa R. Young, Ph.D., R.D., author of <i>The Portion Teller Plan</i>.<p>Young actually has a very handy way to determine if you're eating the right …

Date-Night Makeup Idea: Place Highlighter in This Spot to Make Your Whole Face Glow

You don't have to go all dark and smoky with your makeup to pull off smoldering—sometimes something shimmery and ethereal can have the same effect. Which is why I want to point out this highlighter placement on model Maryna Linchuk here:<p>Notice that's there's something pearly high up on her …

The Best Coats for Your Body Type

Change-Your-Life Beauty Tip: Are You Washing Your Face Correctly? Bet You're Missing This Key Step

Washing your face is totally easy and everyone does it corectly, right? Well, wrong. Seeing as National Healthy Skin Month starts today, it's time to talk about this major face-washing no-no, according to dermatologist Dr. Susan Stuart.<p>One of the biggest mistakes people make? Not washing their …

Boobs 101: 5 Tricks You Can Use to Make the Most of Your Chest and Cleavage

What to play up the girls a little? We got you. Making the most out of what you have in the breast department just takes a good push-up bra and a little beauty know-how. Here are some ways to keep your chest looking as fabulous as humanly possible:<p>Put bronzer on in the perfect pattern to make them …

Here Are Two Easy DIY Pore-Unclogging, Damage-Fighting Face Mask Recipes

This weekend we turn the clocks back from daylight saving time, which means that winter—ugh—will soon be upon us. Transitional weather can be really tough on the skin, and I love to treat myself to a good face mask and do a seasonal skin "reset."<p>Indie Lee, who founded her own natural line of beauty …

The New York Spring 2014 Trend Report

See the top 5 spotted on the New York runways.<p>From high contrast sporting-wear to languid metallics and poplins that pack a sartorial punch, Spring 2014 in New York brought innovative trends that set the stage for Europe. See the top five of the season, plus peruse all of the best looks from the …

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5 Adorable Pet Photos [and How to Make your Shots even Cuter]

A guest post by by Erin McNulty – Pet Photographer and author of Snapn Paws. Want to get photos of your pet that will make everyone say “aaawwww”? …

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An Open Letter to the Person Who Stole My Camera…

Dear clever person who stole my camera from the Barcelona train station — yes, you are oh so clever. I must say, I read about your ilk in all the …