Kayla Curtis

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High Protein Cookie Recipe

Anyone want a cookie? Specifically: a high-protein, flourless cookie that looks like <i>this?</i><p>These are Monster Cookies, brought to you by Elizabeth Chambers, founder and co-owner of BIRD Bakery in San Antonio, Texas. (she's also the chief correspondent for the Human Rights Foundation—and Armie Hammer's …

A 12-Step Guide to Doing Your Own Wedding Makeup

A self-proclaimed beauty junkie, I have been known to tap into my inner makeup artist over the years. So when it came time for my wedding, I couldn't resist taking on the task of...

The Best Workout for a Toned, Tight Butt

Trust us on this: This is a workout you should seriously get behind<p>Blast unwanted fat and create a knockout butt with this two-phase program from Perkins. First, the "Wake 'Em Up" body-weight exercises are designed to light up your central nervous system and get your glutes primed and ready. …

Wedding Hairstyles DIY: Low Bun With Accent Braid How-To

There's nothing like a wedding to get you to finally try something new and fun with your hair—and with the official 2014 wedding season just around the corner, it's time for us to get down to gathering hair inspiration! So last weekend, my sister-in-law Jessica and I tried out two cute wedding …

This Rice Bowl Is Your New Lunch Go-To

This quick and healthy rice bowl is flavorful and protein-packed.<p>If you need a quick, healthy meal that's ready in a flash, but can't bring yourself to eat one more chopped salad, take heart: This rice bowl is your new best friend. (We've told you about lunch bowls, right?) With fiber-rich brown …

8 Spring Skin Care Products Every Woman Should Own

The Moves You Should Be Doing For a Perkier Butt

Need to shape up your backside? Look no further — we've got over 30 of the most effective exercises to perk up your backside fast. Read on to learn …

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Want a Tight Butt That Defies Gravity?

Firm your butt and legs as you torch calories with this dynamic routine—inspired by some of the fittest women around<p>Each day at sunrise, 32-year-old LisaVan Sciver, a full-time ski patroller at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in Wyoming, is on the slopes—some of the most challenging in North America, …

Carrie Underwood's Workout Moves for Miniskirt-Ready Legs

Carrie Underwood gives us a little leg envy. OK, a lot of leg envy. To get those incredible stems, Carrie works out with her longtime trainer, Erin Oprea, several times a week....

7 Strength Moves Runners Should Do

Improve your running game by adding these resistance moves to your training regimen<p>Surprise—there’s more to running well than just putting one foot in front of the other. With a regular strength-training routine, you’ll build muscle to make you leaner, more powerful, and less prone to injury. (And, …

5 Celebrity-Inspired Wedding Hairstyle Ideas for Brides With Short Hair

As we've discussed before, if you don't happen to have hair halfway to your bra strap, 95 percent of the wedding hairstyle ideas you come across online probably don't apply to you. But it is, in fact, possible to get married if you have a bob or even a pixie. Shocking but true! I've rounded up a …

3 Healthier Mac and Cheese Recipes

This usually indulgent dish gets a better-for-you makeover<p>Whether it comes from a stovetop or a microwave container, mac and cheese is the ultimate comfort food. So we weren't exactly surprised to see this latest ode to mac and cheese: the new cookbook <i>Melt: The Art of Macaroni and Cheese</i> by …

9 Reasons to Try Facial Oils

Putting oil on your skin…on purpose? Hear us out<p>Oil has long been considered skin’s pore-clogging nemesis, but the tide of opinion is changing. Experts say that all skin types can benefit from cleansing with oil, even blemish-prone skin. After all, you learned in chemistry class that oil dissolves …

Hamstring Stretching: Just Do It

Study finds similar improvements from different programs.<p>In running, it's often more important that you do something than that you do precisely the "right" thing. As 1983 Boston Marathon champion Greg Meyer has said, there are many ways to get fit, so pick one and get to work.<p>A new study suggests …

My New Favorite All-Natural Way to Spot-Treat a Pimple

Can we discuss how to spot-treat a pimple? There is nothing more annoying than waking up and discovering a bump marring your cheek.<p>This has been happening to me more often (hormones? hot weather? who knows), and I've been experimenting with how to get rid of them quickly. Obviously the best way is …

The Ultimate Sweet Potato Fries Recipe

How to make delicious fries—and the healthiest, tastiest dip to go with them<p>Avocado is packed with good fats. And the good news is, mixing the smooth, creamy superfood with a smoky spice like paprika makes for a mouthwatering combo. Try this at home: Spiced Sweet Potato Fries with Creamy Avocado …

How to Get Sexy-Messy Hair

Muss up your mane—you'll look AMAZING<p>Not all events call for a flawless, every-strand-in-place 'do—and that's where these slightly roughed-up waves come in. "They're a non-fussy way to dress up your hair for a party without putting it up," says Nathaniel Hawkins, a New York City hairstylist.<p><b>MOST</b> …

The Cheapest, Healthiest Takeout Foods for New Graduates

As a college student, you may have depended on your meal plan at the dorms—or maybe you were on a strict food budget (thanks, tuition!) that meant subsisting on stuff like microwave popcorn and ramen. Lots and lots of ramen.<p>But if you've just graduated, that means you're striking out on your own. …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

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Quick and Easy Pasta Recipes

A carbonara sauce is typically made with bacon, eggs, and Parmesan cheese. We've added a little half-and-half for a silky texture.

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3 Affordable Beach Honeymoons That I'd LOVE to Book Right Now! Who's Coming With Me?

I know I've been whining about the weather for like two months now, but seriously, this low-40s business is about to push me RIGHT. OVER. THE. EDGE. To keep myself from going totally berserk, I spent a solid hour this A.M. drooling over <i>Brides</i>' 20 Affordable Beach Honeymoon Resorts. Here are the …

Drew Barrymore Turned Me On to My Favorite New Beauty Product (That Costs Only $7.50!)

A few years ago, while I was at my former job at <i>WWD</i>, I was supposed to interview Drew Barrymore for a fashion story, but at the time, it was her skin that I couldn't stop talking about. She was barefaced and had this glow that I didn't know existed in real life. I asked her secret: "Dickinson's …