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68 Chocolate Desserts for Valentine's Day (or Any Day, Really)

From cookies to cakes to mousse, these rich, melty, chocolaty desserts are way better than anything from a box.<p>It's hard to think of a Valentine's Day plan that doesn't involve food. Specifically, dessert. Even more specifically, a <b>chocolate dessert</b>. Give it to us in a cookie, a layered cake, a …

Dessert

12 Hot Breakfast Bowls for a Toasty Breakfast

12 warming, filling bowls of goodness to make for breakfast<p>When it's cold outside, you need a hot breakfast. Sure, you could make eggs and toast—but there's something about eating your meal out of a bowl that's extra cozy. From oatmeal to grits to salmon, here are 12 hot breakfasts bowls to start …

Breakfast

These Grammys Outfits Remind Us of These Recipes

13 dresses—and one giant hat—from the 2014 Grammy Awards that remind us of our own recipes<p>The 56th Grammy Awards clocked in more than 29 million viewers last night, with the masses watching once-in-a-lifetime performances (like <b>Paul McCartney</b> performing with the surviving members of Nirvana____ or</b> …

Red Carpet

Get Comfy, Quick With Squash Carbonara

Squash and sage carbonara makes a quick and comforting winter meal.<p>The tail end of January can be a dreary time. When the temperature only hints at ever making it back up above freezing, all you'll want to do for dinner is simmer a stew for hours. But since it's Thursday, and you can't start a pot …

Cooking

The very seasonally-appropriate winter squash carbonara with sage and pancetta. @coluhenry's back pocket pasta recipe.

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Cooking

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

Cooking

How to Buy, Store, and Cook Butternut Squash, in Season in Autumn

From soups and sides to bread pudding and cakes, here are 24 butternut squash you should be making all fall and winter long.<p>Is your sweater on? Check. Have a scarf around your neck? Check. Are your feet bundled up in boots and warm woolen socks? Affirmative. Then allow us to state the obvious: It's …

Cooking

Should You Work Out Today? This Will Give You the Answer

There are days you know that you absolutely should go to the gym, and then there are the days you think...well, <i>maybe</i>.<p>This infographic from Gym Junkies is made for days like the latter:<p><b>Cute—and rather convincing, I've gotta say! Where do you fall on the chart?</b><p>Infographic: Do I Workout Today? via Gym …

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Hard Body: The Best Fat-Blasting Exercises You Aren't Doing

And if you want more fat-loss moves like these, try <b>The Abs Diet Hard Body Plan</b>. Designed by Gaddour, the ultra-efficient, boot-camp style routine consists of a series of 10 intense exercises that will help you torch belly fat, sculpt sexy muscles, and sweat your way to a six-pack. The combo of …

Print this Guide for 77 New, Steamy Sex Tips

<b>Assert yourself.</b> "Women are traditionally more submissive, so switching to a more dominant role can break you out of a sex rut," says Ian Kerner, author of <i>She Comes First</i>. "You don't have to don leather and wield a whip; just doing something your partner doesn't expect of you—like initiating sex as …

Skillet Hash Browns

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Here's a skillet hash browns recipe that justifies the existence of that food processor grating disk (you didn't throw it out, we hope). If you don't have one, a box grater will do.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>5 russet potatoes (about 3 pounds), peeled, …

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The Three-Minute Move That'll Tone Your Butt and Thighs

Oh, I love <i>love</i> this cool move from Cassey Ho of Blogilates. It's called the "triangle butt lift"—try it and tell me what you think!<p>Latimes.com has a video here, which is definitely helpful to follow. This amazing move targets your glutes and your thighs and even makes your ab muscles kick in.<p>First, …

Adare Manor Scones

10 Servings<p>These scones are light, flaky, and airy—closer to a biscuit recipe than the crumbly pastries you might have in mind.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder<p>3/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour plus more for work surface<p>1/4 cup (1/2 stick) chilled unsalted …

Chipotle Chicken

Chipotle in adobo has a smoky spiciness that makes this simple, simmered chicken dish shine.

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Articles about six book reading nooks on Dwell.com - Dwell

This modern log cabin from architecture students at Auburn University was designed to be completed for $20,000—an admirable...<p>Architect Deborah Berke has maintained a ledger full of ephemera that details memories of every dinner party she’s hosted for...<p>One of our New Year's resolutions? To read …

Northern Ireland

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.

Quick Budget-Friendly Recipes

Your taste buds and wallet will achieve perfect harmony with our selection of quick meals, including stovetop mac and cheese, braised pork chops, meatballs, and roasted chicken tacos.

Arm Exercises To Fight Arm Jiggle | Women's Health

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout<p>Ture Lillegraven<p>Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.

Women's Health

Cacio e Pepe

Servings<p>Literally "cheese and pepper", this minimalist cacio e pepe recipe is like a stripped-down mac and cheese.<p>May 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>6 oz. pasta (such as egg tagliolini, bucatini, or spaghetti)<p>3 Tbsp. unsalted butter, cubed, divided<p>1 tsp. freshly cracked black pepper<p>3/4 cup finely …