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This Is the Age When You Start to Visibly Look Older

A new skin study tells all—including the secret of "exceptional agers."<p>The tipping point, at least according to author Malcolm Gladwell, is when an idea or trend reaches critical mass and then begins to spread like wildfire. If you're talking about the cultural moment it became cool to wear …

How I Finally Made Peace With My Anxiety Disorder

I sank into the faded green couch and prepared to tell another stranger about a part of myself I'd been trying to get rid of since I was a child; to describe what it feels like on those rare occasions when my brain tells me to run from everything; when even the most mundane daily tasks -- driving …

Spotlight: Personal Growth Expert Fabio Angeleri

MagMaker / February 9, 2015<p><b>My name is</b> Fabio Angeleri and <b>my medium is</b> personal growth.<p><b>My love of</b> meditation started when I was around 22 during very …

10 Old School Beauty Tricks That Still Work

Back in the day, people didn’t have as many product options as we do now, and they had to make do. And you can, too! Rather than shelling out big …

Skin Care

Juice Your Way to ... Fighting Bloat!

You know what’s a gross word? <i>Bloating</i>. I picture Harry Potter’s Aunt Marge, when Harry loses his temper and makes her to swell like a balloon. The …

Yoga and Meditation for Anxiety

We’re all guilty of it from time to time: spreading ourselves too thin with work. I know I do it. And although I’m so grateful to have a job, I admit …

Teriyaki Salmon Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 711

Party dresses: 50 of the best frocks for the Christmas season - in pictures

'Tis the season and all that, so stress ye not about what to wear to the office do or where to find a frock that will work for a round of glitzy Yuletide parties. Whether you're in need of a full-length gown, a chic coverup, something that flashes the flesh or something bold and colourful, stylist …

3 Digital Magazine Apps Worth Trying

Every month, my new magazines arrive in the mail and I curl up on the couch with each new issue. I feel lavishly decadent as I flip through the …

Apps

The 8 Stews You Should Cook This Season

Yes, we know, it feels like we were just talking about tomatoes. And peaches. And hell, spring break. But it's time to face it; it's time to get out that Dutch oven, it's time for a glass of red wine, it's time -- oh yes -- to make some stew.<p>Whether it's for a weeknight dinner or a Sunday project, …

Food

Winter Sangria with citrus & pomegranate

This year we have two parties leading up to New Year’s, then a blissful clear calendar on the 31st. I’m so looking forward to a non-hyped quiet night …

Sweet Potato Cornbread Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>This sweet potato cornbread may upend all your notions about what cornbread ought to be. It’s easy, stealthy healthy, and turning</i> …

Cornbread

27 Awesome Easy Lunches To Bring To Work

Deep down, you know the truth: Any lunch you make yourself will taste 17 times better than the slimy chopped salad you'd end up buying. Also, save your money for booze.

Healthy Eating

Salmon with Spiced Red Lentils and Bacon

Fish is easily overcooked, which makes it a strong candidate for slow cooking and an easy night's work for the cook--unless of course you complicate …

Crab and Scallion Strata Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients1 tablespoon butter1 garlic clover, finely chopped5 ounces (about 3/4 cup) picked over crab meat4 scallions, chopped (about 1 cup)5 eggs, beaten3/4 cups milk6 cups cubed Italian bread (about 1/2 loaf)Pinch red pepper flakesKosher salt and cracked black pepper<p>Directions<p>…

Austin-Style Breakfast Tacos – Recipe

<i>Austin-Style Breakfast Tacos</i>I‘ve had the good fortune to travel to Austin a couple of times in the last year or so, and it is always good fun. Like …

Weekend Things.

Peanut Butter Cake with Chocolate Icing

I’ve been wanting to take the chocolate sheet cake recipe I’ve made for my entire married life—the same sheet cake recipe my mother-in-law handed me …

Brownie in a Mug Recipe [with video]

Oh my. We’re doomed. My young friends Reilly and Alden just showed me how they make single serving brownies, in a mug, in a microwave. Takes 5 …

Dessert

How to Find Your Undertone and Choose the Right Foundation

Finding the right shade of base to match your complexion always seems like a daunting task. And according to Jamie Greenberg, a celebrity makeup …

Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Sweet Chili Sauce • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>For the past 5 years, Ree (The Pioneer Woman), Elise (Simply Recipes) and I have hosted big parties for our food blogging community. It’s …

Brussels Sprouts

Obama weighs in on race, reluctantly

President Barack Obama’s agitation following the George Zimmerman verdict was apparent to people in the West Wing all week — so it was frustrating, if not surprising, to some in Obama’s circle that he waited nearly a week to express his feelings publicly.<p>Since his reelection, the nation’s first …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Eggs Baked on Grits With Bacon and Tomatoes Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients6 strips bacon1 medium onion, finely chopped (about 1 cup)2 medium tomatoes, finely chopped (about 1 cup)Kosher salt …

Cowboy Quiche

<i>“Real cowboys eat quiche.”</i> —Aristotle<p>Oh, do I love this quiche. I included it in my second cookbook and is similar to the quiche I posted here back …

BBQ Baby Back Ribs Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 599

Grilled Salmon with Dill Butter Recipe

Do you have your grill on? Here’s a quick and easy way to grill salmon. No marinade required. The trick to grilled salmon, so that your fillets stay …

Grilling

Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Skewers With Pineapple and Teriyaki Sauce Recipe

The cure for the common skewer: brined chicken is wrapped in bacon, threaded on skewers with pineapple, grilled, and finished with a brush of teriyaki for a sweet, salty, fruity, smoky, and meaty treat.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Brine:</b>7 cups cold water1 1/2 cups soy sauce1/4 cup …

Thai Steak Salad with Roasted Chili Mango Vinaigrette

To prep steak, whisk together marinade ingredients (the coconut milk through the chili sauce) in a large bowl. Season the steak with salt and pepper …