Kimberly Monroe

28 Added | 6 Magazines | 1 Like | 8 Following | @kamono | Keep up with Kimberly Monroe on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kimberly Monroe”

How to Make Cold-Brewed Coffee

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: We're re-running one of our summertime favorites because cold brew really is the easiest coffee method out there—as simple as one, two, steep.</i><p>Cold-brewed …

Back to Basics: Camera technology explained

This week’s edition is going to focus on the little piece of technology that helps capture the best moments in your life. It’s time to talk camera technology.<p>There are a lot of misconceptions about cameras on mobile devices. A lot of people have been duped into believing that a higher megapixel …

Phones

Nexus 7 2 tipped for July release

Rumors about the second-generation of the Nexus 7 keep heating up. We thought we’d see the device at Google I/O back in May, but that never happened. …

Oregon may have solved the student loan crisis

Debt-free higher education plan is like “an inverse of Social Security”<p>Last week Congress allowed the interest rate on subsidized federal Stafford student loans to double from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent. This was just the latest in a series of indignities for students, whose debt burden has …

Hold The Salmon: Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked to Higher Risk of Cancer

What’s good for the heart may not be so healthy for other organs, says the latest study that links omega-3 fatty acids to an elevated risk of …

Have a Full-Body Orgasm--Tonight!

<b>2. Breathe.</b><br>It's natural to hold your breath when you're on the brink of climax, but Carrellas says you'll feel a deeper pleasure if you fully inhale and exhale. "Practice while you masturbate," she says.<p><b>3. Scream and Shout.</b><br>Or grunt or sigh. Your partner will feel appreciated, but it's not just for …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Drop Two Sizes with this New Workout Plan

Exercise 1 Squat Thrust<p>Stand with your feet together and your arms at your sides. Squat down to the floor and place your hands in front of your feet <b>(a)</b>. Jump your legs back into a pushup position <b>(b)</b>, then quickly reverse the movement and stand to return to start. That's one rep.<p>Exercise 2 Prisoner …

Peaches and Cream Panna Cotta Shots and My Favorite Gelatin Alternative

Friends, I know it seems like I'm always saying <i>"[...] is one of my all-time favorite desserts"</i>, and before those words lose their polish, I'd ask you …

Pilates Exercises That Burn Fat

Exercise 1 Roll-Back<p>Sit with your legs in front of you, knees bent. Place a Pilates ball at the base of your spine. Lean back and extend your arms out in front of you, palms facing down, and tighten your core <b>(a)</b>. Open your arms out to the side and inhale <b>(b)</b>; as you bring them back together, exhale. …

How to Make Easy Vanilla Pudding - Videos

Making pudding from scratch is so simple: no special equipment or ingredients required. In this episode of The Easiest Way, Amy Wisniewski of the …

The 15-Minute Core Workout Routine

Exercise 1 Kettlebell Windmill<p><b>CORE TARGET: Obliques (side abs)</b><br>Grab a kettlebell with your left hand and stand with your feet more than hip-width apart. Bring the weight next to your left shoulder, then press it overhead <b>(a)</b>. Rotate your chest to the left and look up at the kettlebell as you try to …

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 Best Drinks We Drank in June

GalleryThe Best Drinks We Drank in June<p>Each month, we compile our favorite sips—the drinks that impressed us most. Sometimes they're the concoctions of hotshot bartenders, other times they're the homemade drinks sourced from a grandma's garden. This June, the Serious Eats team traveled far and …

Friday Cocktail Hour: The Madras

Swap OJ for grapefruit juice and a Sea Breeze becomes a Madras.<br>Photo by Donna Turner Ruhlman.<p>When I returned to the CIA in the fall of 1999, two …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

How To Know Your Relationship Works

Talking about love, sex, and the general "state of affairs" is a staple of any friendship. Whether you're griping or gushing, we all turn to our …

Cocktail of the Week: The Fortified Belle

Wine & Spirits

Dudley’s Solstice Punch – Liquidity Preference

As it turns out, I didn’t have time for a proper midsommar celebration, but we made up for it with a party this past weekend at which we imbibed nine …

If Marijuana Is Legalized, Who Will Start Using More of It?

Considerations for the debate about age and pot.<p>Ethan Nadelmann, the founder and executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, doesn't think kids and teens are going to start using marijuana more frequently if the drug is fully legalized across the country. The reason is simple: They can already …

Why phone explosions/fires should not make the news

Incidents where smartphones overheat, catch fire, or explode occur regularly. A quick Google search will reveal plenty of cases, which often garner hundreds of comments on Reddit, XDA, and other platforms where mobile users congregate.<p>Just this week, two incidents involving Samsung devices made the …

Mobile

How technology will transform your visit to the supermarket

Jessica Winch looks at the technology set to speed up your shopping trips.<p>When I go into a supermarket, particularly on a Sunday afternoon when it is packed with small children, my main goal is to grab the items I need and check out as quickly as possible.<p>To that end, I usually head straight for …

Get Unstuck: The 4 Keys to Pulling Yourself Out of a Rut

Exercise slumps, relationship ruts, and overall mental funks happen to the best of us. But while getting stuck is inevitable, staying there isn't. …

Success

24 Next-Level Burgers You Need To Know About

Sometimes, even the most delicious sesame seed bun starts to feel like a prison. These burgers are BUSTING OUT.

Cooking

Four Strange Skin Care Substitutes You Have To See To Believe

So you’re down with dupes. You know all about coconut oil’s magical hydrating properties. And you certainly aren’t afraid to use that cherry …

Do You Work Out Enough?

The thing is, it’s not tough to meet the government’s exercise guidelines—especially because you can (and should) break them up throughout the week into sessions that can be as short as 10 minutes each. And it’s time well spent: Physical activity has been linked to benefits you can’t put a price …

Self Freezing Coke Video By Grant Thompson Has Completely Blown Our Minds

"Grab a bottle of room temperature soda, and start shaking it violently." That's the first bit of instruction on Grant Thompson's incredible self freezing Coke (or any other soda) video.<p>Look guys, we were never big science buffs in school, but that's probably because no one ever presented the …