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What are your favorite cold weather comfort dishes? This cheesy chicken and mushroom lasagna is just so cozy: http://thekitc.hn/1ksCWS0

DIY Christmas Popcorn Trio

Assembling beautiful Christmas cookie plates for holiday gifting is nice, but if you can’t bake or don’t have the time, give flavored popcorn combos …

Holiday Roast: Slow Roasted Pork Shoulder -- Pear, Ginger Chutney

<b>Holiday season is roasting season!</b><p>Roasting is a sure and easy way to prepare a delicious main course meal that can feed a great number of people with minimal work for the cook. Roasting requires only a few simple steps that will ensure a delicious end result every time.<p><b>Once the roast is seasoned</b> …

Illuminating Powders 101: Tips, Tricks, and Picks

It seems that illuminating powders—a long-time professional artist staple—are suddenly everywhere. They’re essentially glow-ifiers, not unlike …

Recipe: Cocoa & Toast Bread Pudding

Slice the loaf of bread into 1-inch cubes, about 11 cups total. (Trim the crust off if desired — pieces of crust make chewy bits in the pudding, …

Indie Lee’s DIY Vanilla Body Cream

The founder of a luxury skin care line may be the last person you’d think would be such an avid sharer of DIY beauty recipes. But really, that’s what …

Must-Have Beauty Ingredients From Around the World

When it comes to beauty, we’re always waiting for the next big thing: a scientific breakthrough or new formulation that will keep our skin looking …

Skin Care

DIY Perfumed Body Powder

Vera is my sometimes friend. Meaning, I only see her sometimes—when we’re on the same bus going to or from downtown Chicago. She’s a plump Russian …

7 DIY Crayon Lipsticks to Make Now

Around here, we love DIY beauty goodies and lipstick in equal measure. After seeing DIY crayon lipstick recipes around the web, we decided it was …

How To Make Your Own Detangler

When I was a kid, I had really long hair. My mom would have me shampoo it, and then sit with me, using a torture device (comb) to untangle the knots. …

4 Steps to Smooth, Healthy Lips

With the weather getting chillier and chillier, it’s inevitable that our skin and lips will need more attention in the coming months. In an effort to …

Compact-Disc Makeup Palettes and Other Household Beauty Secrets

Sometimes we beauty enthusiasts spend shameful amounts of money on the brightest new colors and bling-iest products, and forget the folk remedies …

3 Easy Halloween Makeup Effects

By now, a lot of you probably already have your Halloween looks ready to go. But for those who haven’t had time to plan, let alone think of, a …

Simple Halloween Look! Weeping Nun Makeup

Okay, okay, we had to. When it came to picking this year’s Halloween tutorials, we couldn’t help but nod to <i>American Horror Story</i>, one of the most …

Perfume for Your Closet: DIY Linen Spray

Perfume can perk you up, but if you’re behind on laundry, you’ll need more than a dab behind the ears! Thankfully, it’s easy to whip up a batch of …

50 Tips to Help You Make the Best Soup You've Ever Had

Have you ever added a Parmesan rind to your soup? Or V8? Have you ever wondered how to make better matzo ball soup? Or how to cool homemade soup …

How to Roast a Chicken with Fruit - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Maxwell Ryan is the founder of Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, a daily web magazine all about home cooking and kitchen design. Visit PEOPLE.com</i> …

How To: Blotting Papers

Blotting papers have been used by Japanese women for hundreds of years because they really work: there’s no better way to eliminate shine throughout …

It's about time you got cozy with this chicken tikka masala - http://bit.ly/1bESfIp

The Pizza Lab: How To Make Vegan Pizzas That Really Work

<b>Note:</b> For the 32 days between February 1st and March 4th, I'm adopting a completely vegan lifestyle. Every weekday I'll be updating my progress with a brand new recipe. For past posts, check here!<p>The Vegan Experience this time 'round has been <i>far</i> easier than it was the first time. I don't get …

Banana Bread Protein Bars — Oh She Glows

Whenever my heart feels heavy, lost, or confused I tend to turn to the kitchen to distract myself. Seeking comfort in food isn’t as bad as those …

Homemade Clif Bars (No-Bake!)

5<p>5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 9 bars<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p>Ingredients:<p>1 cup dates (pitted)<br>• 1¼ cups crisp rice cereal<br>• 1 cup quick-cooking oats<br>• ¼ cup …

Vegan Soft Pretzels

better than the ballpark.<br>plus you can yell at the TV...<p>Make Your Own Soft Pretzels.<p><b>E</b>very spring, when the weather subtly shifts from just plain cold …

This Unbelievably Easy Pulled-Pork Recipe Is Blowing Our Minds

It's easier than ever to get your hands on pulled pork — Jack Daniel's is selling ready-to-eat pulled pork in grocery stores, Burger King is offering …

30 Seconds to Your Best Brows Ever, How To Avoid Spending Money On The Wrong Makeup, And More

<i>We know you don’t have oodles of time to browse through everything on the Birchbox blog and in the magazine each week. Here’s a short list of the top blog posts, articles, videos, and news that we don’t want you to miss.</i><p>30 Seconds to Your Best Brows Ever: In between waxing, threading, or tweezing, your brows may start to get a bit unruly. Luckily, Benefit has your back with these easy-to-use products that make your arches appear perfect in a matter of seconds.<p>How To Avoid Spending Money On The …

17 Reasons Avocados Are The Best Food In The Entire World

Avocados. Are. The. Best. Fruit. In. The. Whole. World. Fruit, you say? Why yes... it may be hard to believe, but that tasty green thing is not a vegetable, but a fruit -- a berry, to be exact.<p>Honestly, there might be something slightly wrong with you if you don't like avocado. We could happily eat …

One Bowl Baking: Maple Walnut Blondies

As much as I love summer, it's tough to be an inspired baker. But every year, autumn saves me from falling into a total block. My ideas are endless and the desire to fire up the oven is once again renewed.<p>Example? I couldn't wait to experiment with these maple walnut blondies. As I'd never baked …

Freezer Recipe: Three Sisters Empanadas

To make the dough, combine both flours and salt in a medium bowl. Using a pastry blender or your fingertips, cut butter into the flour mixture until …