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13 Fresh Herbs to Use More Often

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: These herbs want to get fresh with you -- let them.</i><p>Basil<br>This herb can elevate even the simplest summer dish; just remember to keep it out of the refrigerator, or else it’ll turn …

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

Watermelon Feta Salad recipe

Serves 4-6 adjust servings<p>Ingredients<p>7 cups of cubed watermelon, chilled and well drained<br>• 1 tablespoon rice vinegar<br>• 4 ounces crumbled feta cheese<br>• 1 cup …

15 Surprising Beauty Benefits of Coconut Oil

You might as well start stocking up now.<p>It's abundantly clear that Hollywood is obsessed with coconut oil: Angelina Jolie starts her day with a teaspoon of it. Emma Stone uses it to take off her makeup. Miranda Kerr puts it in her green tea and swallows a spoonful every morning. Poppy Delevingne …

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Tested and Approved: These 5 Liquid Liners Are the Absolute Best I’ve Ever Tried

I *dare* you to disagree.<p>If there were a Guinness World Record for wearing liquid eyeliner most days in a row, I'd probably be the winner by a clear margin. I've perfected the dramatic, swooping cat eye, the ultra-thin, barely there line, and the classic thick wing. And because of my years and …

17 Popsicle Recipes That Use Fruits, Booze, Veggies + MORE

Few things are more refreshing than an ice cold sweet treat on a hot summer day, especially one that’s on a stick. Enter the popsicle, a staple from childhood that only gets better with age. Popsicles quench, they’re super easy to make and they’ll bring out your creative culinary side to boot. Need …

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11 Diet Plans to Help You Shed More Pounds

Even though we’re <i>way</i> over the fad diet scene, we’re always up for learning more about healthy eating and borrowing tips from the ones that sound the best for us to DIY our <i>own</i> live-it (not a die-t, get it?). With a constant stream of #foodporn temptation on our Instagrams, the healthiest choice is …

10 Best Honeymoon Destinations

The top ten travel destinations across the world for post-wedding bliss<p>From Bali to the Amalfi Coast, these are the top ten honeymoon destinations across the world guaranteed to bring you post-wedding bliss.<p>Courtesy

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Veggies for Dessert! 20 Sweet + Scrumptious Carrot Treats

You may have mastered cooking with carrots, but have you tried baking with the bright orange veggies (and no, we don’t mean carrot cake)? It’s okay — we’re pretty new to veggie desserts, too. But not to worry! We’ve scoured the Internet to round up 20 of the very best carrot dessert recipes out …

25 Masala Chai Recipes That Don’t Mess Around

Sure, we love a cup of coffee (or, like, three cups before noon), but there’s just something special about masala chai. Chai <i>gets</i> us. It’s a bit sweet, a bit savory and a bit spicy, and that is a flavor profile we can get behind whether autumn leaves are falling or the summer sun is shining. With …

The 5-Minute No-Crunches Workout for Incredible Abs

No crunches required!<p>In this week's fabulous five-minute workout video, <i>Women's Health</i> senior fitness editor Jen Ator, C.S.C.S., author of the book <i>Shape Up Shortcuts</i>, takes you through a speedy yet totally grueling abs workout—without making you do one single crunch! Follow along with Jen, Nicki, …

These Are the Best Mascaras Of All Time

From cult classics to brand new wonders, these are our can't-live-without mascaras.<p>If there's one beauty product we rely on to keep our faces in check, it's without a doubt mascara. That all-important flick frames your face, pulling together your entire look in a few strokes. Here, the tubes we …

Low Calorie, Low Fat Skinny Summer Popsicle Recipes

We've talked healthy smoothies, we've talked healthy ice cream, and now—because it's summer—we would be terribly, terribly remiss if we did not also talk healthy popsicles.<p>Two words for you guys: breakfast popsicles. I mean, popsicles are delish no matter what time of day, but when I saw this neat …

7 Salad Dressings That Aren't Basic Vinaigrette

24 Best New Color Combinations for 2018

Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous, and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's …

How To Refresh Your Living Room In 9 Steps

Ever tempted to snoop around your neighbors' house and change a few things up? Well... Dolley Levan Frearson had this rare opportunity when a family on her block called upon her (and her colleagues at Houston-based decor mecca High Fashion Home) to revamp the entry and front living room of their …

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The vitamins you need for healthy, glowing skin

Hue Series: The Soft Summer Smoke

The Grandest Home To Ever Be Squeezed Into 550 Square Feet

Tiny, but grand in spirit.<p>Designer Peter Dunham's apartment may be tiny but it's grand in spirit, packed with exuberant patterns and colorful personality.

10 Organic Makeup Lines to Add to Your Beauty Routine

The most-loved makeup brands are those that make you look and feel great… right? But what if we told you that there are beauty essentials out there that are good for you <i>and</i> don’t destroy the environment? Yeah, we thought you’d be pretty excited about that. Fab makeup mavens have launched some …

The 6 Times Mila Kunis Was Not Having It

Now that she’s having America’s Royal Baby: <i>That ‘70s Show</i> edition, Mila Kunis is everywhere. And we love it. Pregnant celebrities are always making …

The 25 Best Hotels In The World

The magazine asked its readers to vote on hotels around the world, and rank them by categories such as location, service, and food. Each hotel then received an average score out of 100.<p>This year, the Triple Creek Ranch in Montana took the top spot. But Triple Creek Ranch isn't the only American …

6 Ways to Decorate Your Rental—Without Losing the Deposit

Your landlord won't let you paint or hang heavy artwork, so instead try one of these renter-friendly ways to add a personal touch to your space so …

10 Designers' Guest Bedrooms

Nothing says "welcome" like a great guest bed.<p>Nothing says "welcome" like a great guest bed. Ten designers show us how they treat their visitors to a good night's sleep.

Life is But a Dream for These Celebs on Instagram

The most beautiful, ridiculous, and totally absurd photos from the week that was.<p>The most beautiful, ridiculous, and totally absurd photos from the week that was.

Bohemian Style Interiors, Living Rooms and Bedrooms

The last few years have seen a grand revival of the vintage and retro elements in both the fashion and interior design worlds. Golden metallic …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 168<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

7 Research-Backed Breakfast Tips for Faster Weight Loss

Want to fend off breakfast boredom and lose some pounds? We've rounded up a week's worth of ideas for your a.m. meals.

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