Maggie Li

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The Five Days of Meat on Eater, Day Three

<i>It's day three of The Five Days of Meat. Here's what went down on the local sites.</i><p>Charcuterie and Other Dishes<p>· Triple Threat: Ribeye, Foie Gras, and Marrow at Bavette's [-ECHI-]<br>· Ponder Waterloo & City's Expansive Charcuterie Board [-ELA-]<br>·Tear Into Chris Oh's Colombian Ssam at Escala [-ELA-]<br>· …

Tequila Sunrise Ice Pops: The Best Use of Tequila in the History of Ever

Who says popsicles are just for kids? Not me! I dabble in the art of ice pop making year-round, but come summertime, my friends and family tell me I'm a force to be reckoned with. As soon as the air ceases to drop below 70 degrees or so, no liquid is exempt from the freezer.<p>Over the years, I've …

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Every State, Ranked by Its Food

If you could only eat in one state for the rest of your life, what state would it be?<p>It's a complicated question informed by numerous factors -- …

Reader Recs: World’s Best Beach Towns

Summer is officially underway in the Northern Hemisphere, and if you’re anything like me, that means one thing—beach season. Whether it be a long weekend at Wrightsville Beach in North Carolina or an extended stay in sandy Punta Cana, I’m always ready for an ocean breeze and the sweet tang of …

The Best Beauty and Makeup Apps

From virtually trying on makeup to appointing a hairstylist to your doorstep, these are the apps you'll want to make space for on that shiny new device.<p><b>1)</b> <b>GlamScout</b><p>The next time you go gaga over a gorgeous lip or smoky shadow look in your favorite magazine, snap a photo and upload it to Glamscout. …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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Micro fungi of Australia - in pictures

Photographer Stephen Axford forages for fungi in the forests of New South Wales in Australia. He doesn't harvest them, he captures their beauty on camera

Hidden Gems of SF

San Francisco is like an artichoke<p>It’s not an onion, whose layers are stinky and may make you cry, but rather a big, beautiful bud that makes you …

27 Creative Salad Dressing Recipes That Go Beyond Balsamic

From creamy ranch to bracing vinaigrettes, here are the salad dressing recipes we love best.<p><b>Say goodbye to that basic balsamic vinaigrette</b>—your salad dressing is about to get serious. Here are our favorite ways to dress our salads, from an updated goddess to a lighter, brighter Caesar.

Healthy Eating

A Thai Dinner Party

The bright, refreshing flavors of Thai cuisine make an ideal spread for an early summer dinner party. Start with a frothy coconut cocktail made with Thai basil and lemongrass, then set out a selection of plates to be served family-style: two types of grilled skewers, coconut-milk-marinated chicken …

Wine Wednesday: Cool off with these luscious new spins on sangria

Sangria is the ultimate make-ahead drink for summer parties or for any night that calls for juicy, boozy refreshment. Just mix up a pitcher a day in advance, refrigerate it overnight, then add ice and seltzer when you're ready to serve it. But instead of sticking to the basic sangria—with its …

The 6 Best Apps for Vacation Fitness

Come back tan, relaxed, and in better shape than when you left.<p>Summer vacation is a welcome break from your normal, everyday routine. But just because you plan on getting some much needed R&R, doesn't mean you should hit the snooze button on daily exercise. Striking the perfect balance between …

Apps

If You Like Staying in Italian Castles, You'll Dig This Hotel

Do you like Italy? Do you like castles? If you answered yes to either of those questions (and if you didn't -- seriously?), you'll probably be into the gorgeous <b>Castello di Monterone</b> in the rolling hills of Umbria. This 13th-century castle has an impressive degree of preserved medieval character, …

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Swingers Resorts

By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller<p><i>All images by Adult Vacation Parties</i><p>Admittedly, we've taken you on some pretty weird nakations in the past, from nude beaches and nude resorts, to the world's kinkiest festivals, naughty ski trips, and erotic vacations, but even we had to stop for a second upon discovering …

Tucking Into Taiwan: Ultimate Food Tour

What's for breakfast? Photos by Cyrena Lee<p><i>By Cyrena Lee for Fathom</i> | A little gem of an island, Taiwan is the ultimate food destination for Asian cuisine. So unless you're lucky enough to already have been introduced, get ready for an eye- and stomach-opening adventure. That goes for vegetarians, …

A Net-Zero Energy House in Santa Monica, California

Architect Buzz Yudell, of Moore Ruble Yudell, and his wife made the decision to move from a rural area into the city so they could be close to work …

See How Far You Can Go With Your Phone WIth These Winners From The iPhone Photography Awards

Not everybody can be Annie Leibovitz, and that’s fine. Plenty of people are making do by applying a keen eye for stunning visuals to an iPhone screen. And there’s a contest where these folks are recognized for doing just that.<p>For the past seven years, the iPhone Photography Awards has been …

Bottle Belt

We all know that it is important to stay hydrated while exercising but the problem is carrying a bottle when out on a run. Looping in a bottle at the …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

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Summer Veggies for Gorgeous Skin

New York City dermatologist and Director of Cosmetic and Clinical Research at Mount Sinai Medical Center Joshua Zeichner shares his favorite farmer's market picks to cure what ails you—and your skin.<p><b>For inflammation...</b>red and yellow peppers. "They're rich in carotenoids, which soothe redness. They …

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Parts Unknown's Brazil Episode: Just the One Liners

On last night's season three finale episode of <i>Parts Unknown</i>, <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> travelled to the northeastern Brazilian state of <b>Bahia</b> and its capital city of Salvador. On his Tumblr, Bourdain described the region as "mystical, magical, incredibly colorful" and the episode certainly shows it. Bourdain …

10 Brilliant Grilling Gifts for Father's Day

From smokers that can fit an entire hog to the best tongs for nighttime grilling, here are 10 fantastic Father’s Day gifts.<p>From smokers that can fit …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Recipes

This Might be the Greatest Pizza in the World

Acting on a hot tip from chef Nancy Silverton, writer Jonathan Gold travels to Italy to meet the modern-day oracle of pizza.<p><i>Acting on a hot tip from</i> …

Sapporo Makes Beer History With Help From Bees

Finally, a way to support struggling bee populations by boozing.<p>Honeybee yeast, now a thing, is the magic ingredient behind Ginza Brown, the limited edition beer from Japan's Sapporo Breweries. You may know Sapporo as the only beer available at your favorite sushi place. They're the only beer for a …

This Jewelry Lights Up and Buzzes When Your Phone Needs You

We’ve all done it: You’re at a restaurant, enjoying a nice moment with a friend when all of a sudden you hear your phone buzz. You want to stop the …

7 U.S. National Parks You Didn't Know You Needed To See

(Photo: Getty Images)<p>You know Yellowstone and Yosemite... but how much do you know about the America's 56 other National Parks?<p>These lesser-known National Parks are less popular than their famed counterparts, but they're just as beautiful. Whether you want to explore ocean, mountains, caverns or …

8 Real Italian Dishes You Should Order Instead Of The American Knockoffs

When Americans think of Italian food, they tend to think of pepperoni pizza, garlic bread, and chicken Parmesan. But all of those dishes are actually Italian-American hybrid foods created by Italian immigrants who were cooking with U.S. ingredients.<p>In other words, what we think of as "classic …