Lorena Roma

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The Story Behind McDonald's Hot, Hipster Hamburglar

McDonald’s VP Marketing Joel Yashinsky talks about the redesign that has everyone roble robling.<p>In the McDonaldland universe, the Hamburglar was always a supporting character at best–a striped-shirted, inarticulate Kelly to Ronald’s Beyonce.<p>This week, however, everything changed. McDonald’s dropped …

Life After Cancer: How the iPhone Helped Me Achieve a Healthier Lifestyle – MacStories

I've been struggling to get back in shape after chemo.<p>Since being diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma (Stage IV) in late 2011, my life changed. Beyond the psychological and emotional consequences of how cancer affected me, my family, and my relationships, it is undeniable and abundantly clear that …

Apps

Bad Believer

13 treehouses you will not believe exist

The Duchess of Northumberland is apparently having kittens because Kew Gardens have ‘copied’ a tree walkway idea she planned to add to her decadent …

Take Out Fake Out: Lemon Blueberry Crunch Muffins

Hey, y’all. I don’t know about you, but I am a major sucker for coffee shop treat cases. Especially at Starbucks, it just seems like everything looks …

Dessert

Detaching with Love

Often we find ourselves stuck in relationships that hurt us on a continuous loop, forever making us feel sick inside with worry: when will this hurt …

Relationships

Sew Cute: Floating Snowflakes

Remember making paper snowflakes? I used to trim a bunch of those pretty decorations every December. Let’s be real, my obsession was more than a …

Crafting

Women, Work and Happiness: How Full is the Glass?

When you look at the surveys about the challenges women face at work – from the glass ceiling waiting above to the ground-level urgencies of work and …

Work-life Balance

Things I Carry

Boxes lay upon the floor of my new room, packed to the brim with pieces of my life. Books, postcards, childhood figurines: they all have a place, …

When Edward Gorey Illustrated Dracula: Two Masters of the Macabre, Together

As if knowing that the great Edward Gorey illustrated a small stable of little-known and wonderful paperback covers for literary classics weren’t enough of a treat, how thrilling it is to know that he also illustrated the occasional entire volume, from classic fairy tales to H. G. Wells’s <i>War of the</i> …

How To: The Tea Bag Trick

Today, something awful happened. I broke a nail! I’m not really sure how it happened. I looked down and saw a nasty tear within the free edge of my …

Coats

Everything I Need to Know, I Learned From The Simpsons' Treehouse of Horror Episodes (Part II)

Hi.<p>Happy Halloween… almost! You know, I have a hard time with Halloween. Not because I don’t like getting dressed up, but because I am really pretty …

Cute

What Happened To Them?: The Cast of 'Will & Grace'

It’s tough to believe that ’90s darling <i>Will & Grace</i> ended its impressive run seven whole years ago. The show was a landmark broadcast for NBC – not …

TV

The Psychology of Getting Unstuck: How to Overcome the “OK Plateau” of Performance & Personal Growth

<i>“Any sequence of mental action which has been frequently repeated tends to perpetuate itself,”</i> William James wrote in his influential meditation on habit, <i>”so that we find ourselves automatically prompted to think, feel, or do what we have been before accustomed to think, feel, or do, under like</i> …

The Science of Dreams and Why We Have Nightmares

<i>“The interpretation of dreams is the royal road to a knowledge of the unconscious activities of the mind,”</i> Freud argued in his influential treatise <i>The Interpretation of Dreams</i> in 1900. <i>“The earth is heavy and opaque without dreams,”</i> Anaïs Nin wrote in her diary in 1940. <i>“In the olden days, people</i> …

Make Up: A History - The Victorian Era, Gibson Girl Style

The Gibson Girl is widely considered to be the first ‘pin-up girl’. Created by illustrator Charles Dana Gibson in the 1890s, the images encompassed …

Hair

6 Ways 'New Girl' Changed My Life For The Better

I’ve never been crazy about July 4, so when I spent the holiday weekend alone in my humid, un-air conditioned New York City apartment this summer, …

TV

Margaret Fox's Amazon Chocolate Cake

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Your new go-to birthday cake, bake sale cake, dinner party cake, late night snack cake -- for when the fridge is at its barest and you need chocolate cake now.</i> …

Recipes

How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three ways to get your perfect scrambled eggs -- whatever your version of perfection may be.</i><p>Scrambled eggs and toast: sounds like an ascetic breakfast, …

Eggs

Perfect Your Weeknight Pasta

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, you can make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Gabriella thinks it's time you treat your pasta right.</i><p><i></i><p>Pasta is, for the most part, …

Hi, I'm Miserable

<i>A poem by Elaine Benes</i><p>I’ve “yada yada’d” sex. Perhaps one day when the pigmen roam free it will be stopped. Until then — off with their heads.<p>I make …

Fake It 'Til You Make It: Working Out

Have you ever noticed that your fitness fanatic friends always have a crazy smile on their face? Like they’ve joined a cult? And, let’s be real, they …

Fitness

In Defense Of GOOP (And Other Celebrity Lifestyle Blogs)

So in the most exciting news about former <i>Gossip Girl</i> stars since Leighton Meester started dating Adam Brody, Blake Lively is now starting a “life …

Ryan Reynolds

Watch The Roots, Miley and Jimmy Sing "We Can't Stop" A Cappella

The Aca-Gods have looked down on us and they have given us a second chance! This is all kinds of <i>Aca</i>Mazing. This version has the same fun feeling as …

ObamaCare

Claire Has A Birthday Message For Her Mommy

BuzzFeed really has a way of picking the videos that melt my heart. This video is a week old, but it just popped up on Facebook and it made my …

Cute

Samsung Has Kids Singing Lorde's 'Royals' In New Ad

What in the name of post-apocalyptic Oliver Twist hell is this, Samsung? This just makes me feel guilty for wanting the watch.<p>Also, while being my …

Lorde

What Do Women Want?

It’s a question constantly being asked.<p>They want equal pay. Supportive mentors. More opportunity to hold positions of power. Flexibility. An end to …

Women's News

How To Dress Up For Halloween: Wes Anderson Style

In this week’s illustrated how-to, I’ve tried to give you some Halloween dressing up inspiration. It shows you what you need to dress up like two of …

Wes Anderson

Malala Yousafzai Makes the World a Way Better Place - and Not Just For Women

Malala Yousafzai has been part of the public consciousness now for the better part of a year. After being shot in the head by Taliban forces in her …

Malala Yousafzai