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Could Pregnancy Affect Your Risk of Breast Cancer? Here’s What You Need to Know

At 32 years old and six months postpartum, Amanda Boswell, a wellness coordinator from Denver, felt as though she had finally struck the elusive women-can-have-it-all balance. It was early 2014, and Boswell, an effervescent brunette with a swingy bob and a fondness for Tory Burch flats, had …

New York Fashion Week Street Style, Day 5

The simple button down had its street style moment on Day 5 of New York Fashion Week, with Thom Browne’s flock of uniformed fans and New Yorkers adding a twist to their everyday work wear. See the best looks here.

5 Meditation Styles for Every Personality

Find your own path to inner peace.<p>Dating all the way back to ancient times, meditation is a practice that teaches you how to connect your mind with your body to reach a state of calm and stillness in the present moment. From dedicated yogis to CEOs to celebrities, the practice has become a part of …

Spring Shoe Trends You’ll Love

With spring’s official start just a few days away, it’s time to get your spring shopping to full force and make sure you have everything that you …

Clothing

A Snack Fancy Enough for a Movie Party, Casual Enough for Your Couch

<i>For those nights when you get home hungry, stressed, and impatient, Hangry is here to help. Each Monday, Kendra Vaculin will share quick, exciting meals to rescue anyone who might be anxiously eyeing a box of minute rice.</i><p><i>Today: With a bowl of Nutella-coated, sugar-dusted popcorn to snack on, you</i> …

The 20 Best Food Instagrammers in the Country

By: Dan Gentile<p>Everyone's heard the joke about how much a hipster weighs. An Instagram, obviously. But given the amount of food porn on there, the social photography network is less like a pair of skinny jeans and more like a pair of basic-as-hell jeans.<p>So to help feed you the best food... feeds in …

4 Romantic Valentine's Day Menus to Cook at Home

Trust us: You don't want to go to a restaurant on Valentine's Day. Make one of these menus at home, instead.<p><b>Cooking at home is way more romantic</b> than going out on Valentine's Day. For starters, you don't have to deal with mediocre food at extortive prices. Grab a bottle of wine and cozy up with one …

Cooking

Beats & Eats: A Sweet Guide to Valentine's Day at Home

A little romance never hurt, right? This Valentine's Day before you buy those wasteful greeting cards or make expensive dinner plans, consider something more personal. With the help of my friend and food blogger Samantha Grasso at The Homegrown Tomato, I present to you Beats & Eats. I first …

Martha Stewart's Genius Guide To Making Every Type Of Chocolate Chip Cookie

Martha Stewart has been full of surprises lately. She dares to say what everyone else is thinking about Gwyneth Paltrow, she's admitted that she knows how to roll her own joints and the woman even owns and operates her own personal drone. Also, shockingly, the domestic goddess is seemingly …

Easy Weeknight Meals for Busy Families

Even if you love to cook, it is easy to fall into a dinner time rut. Who knew that families insist on being fed every single night? The nerve!<p>Never fear, here are a collection of fabulous family friendly recipes that all take an hour or less -- perfect for weeknights when you are left scratching …

3 Breakfast Rules to Follow to Lose Weight

Now that the New Year is solidly here, many of us are resolving to eat better, move more, and lose weight. One of the best ways to do this—and make …

Nutrition

What's Your Favorite Color of the Year?

(Image credit: Carrie McBride)<p>This fall the Apartment Therapy inbox was filled with press releases, mostly from paint companies, about color trends …

8 Essential Pound Cake Recipes

You know it, you love it, you've nibbled it at showers and bar mitzvahs. Pound cake is amazing, perfect for dessert or breakfast, always impeccably …

How To Make Sure You're Eating Enough Ice Cream This Winter

It's winter. It's cold outside. Your bones are frozen. You can't feel your toes. You are wearing four pairs of socks. You want to cry but the teardrops freeze before having the chance to roll dramatically down your cheek. There are icicles on your eyelashes. There is a permanent slick of snot …

20 Recipes That Make Healthy Taste Good

There's no denying that this is the worst time of year for eating fresh. Not only is there almost zero fresh, seasonal produce to be found, but the majority of people are trying to eat healthy -- at least until the end of the month. It's that post-holiday slump that leaves those of us who really …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>We all have our easy, go-to recipes to rely on, but every now and then, it's fun to switch things up. Just a few creative additions -- like rose petals …

5 Women to Admire in Pastry, by Belinda Leong

Pastry pro Belinda Leong shares five women you should admire in the pastry world.<p><i>F&W's #FOODWINEWOMEN series celebrates inspiring women in</i> …

22 Hot Sandwiches You Need to Make to Get Through Winter

For those days when all you want is a sandwich stuffed with fixin's and toasted or grilled to hot, melty perfection.<p><b>Sometimes all you want on a frigid winter day</b> is a sandwich stuffed with fixin's and toasted or grilled to hot, melty perfection. Beware: There's a lot of cheese ahead.

11 Vegetarian Blogs to Inspire Healthy Eating All Year Long

Keeping up healthy habits is easier when you surround yourself with people who inspire those habits. Although these bloggers are spread out all over …

The Skinnytaste Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> Gina Homolka<p><b>Get the recipes everyone is talking about in the debut cookbook from the wildly popular blog, Skinnytaste.</b> <br>Gina Homolka is America’s most trusted home cook when it comes to easy, flavorful recipes that are miraculously low-calorie and made from all-natural, easy-to-find …

The Food Lover's Cleanse Day 10 Menu

Congratulations, we're more than halfway there! Here's your Food Lover's Cleanse Day 10 menu. On the docket: Oatmeal with cacao nibs and figs for breakfast and a salad lunch of leftover chicken and Asian pear. For dinner, seared swordfish with fennel and endive with a side of red quinoa with …

Breakfast

The Fast Metabolism Diet Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> Haylie Pomroy<p><b>Turn your kitchen into a secret weapon for losing up to 20 pounds in 28 days through the fat-burning power of food!</b> <br>Use food as medicine to cook your way healthy in this must have companion to the bestselling diet sensation, The Fast Metabolism Diet. You will find <b>over 200</b> …

The Safest, Cleanest Way to Melt Chocolate

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: For the safety of your chocolate, bring your hair dryer out of the bathroom and into the kitchen.</i><p>For melting chocolate, I’m on record as preferring the water bath, but …

Dessert