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How to Spend the Holidays in New York City

Spending your holiday in the Big Apple? Here's our guide to some of the most festive and fun attractions the city has to offer.<p>It's the most …

New York City Ballet

5 Pastas to Keep in Your Pantry

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27 Seriously Underrated Books Every Book Lover Should Read

You've read Harry Potter 12 times now. Put it down, and read these instead.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Take This 27-Day Summer Butt And Thighs Challenge

Learn how to do a proper squat — a staple of any effective workout routine — and build the fitness to do 100 in a single day.<p>At the end of this challenge you'll be able to do 100 of them. Hello, stronger quads, killer glutes, hammies that know the meaning of hard work, and a more stable core!

Workouts

23 Refreshing Summer Drinks That Will Help You Kick Your Soda Habit

::Keeps jug in fridge at all times::

Here's What Real Healthy People Actually Eat For Breakfast

Avocado toast, scrambled eggs and arugula, healthy pancakes, and more healthy stuff.

Healthy Eating

More Stuff I Made! A Potato and Tomato Frittata and a Strawberry Salad

I call this dish “Potato and Tomato Frittata,” even though that’s technically incorrect, because there’s also broccoli, sweet onions and basil up in …

Onions

34 Clean Eating Recipes That Are Perfect For Spring

It's easy to eat healthy when all the pretty green vegetables are in season.

Healthy Eating

If You Like French Toast, These Recipes Are A Must

When the weekend rolls around, there's nothing better than sleeping in, lazing, and having breakfast in your PJs. And, while French toast has always …

Breakfast

Level VI: The Frittata Master Class

You've mastered scrambled eggs and conquered the poach. Now, you're ready to start riffing on your own.<p>When it comes to making frittata, almost any …

Beyond Sushi: Edamame Gets A Much Deserved Upgrade

Every time my husband and I go out for sushi, we order an edamame starter. Since edamame is one of my favorite vegetables, I wanted to find a way to …

Soysauce

Level V: Pro-Worthy Poached Eggs

When it comes to eggs, the poached variety tend to cause the most anxiety for home cooks. But, we are going to conquer this recipe, people! Again, …

Eggs

Level III: Wondrous, Hard-Boiled Eggs

Hard-boiled eggs are great to make in bulk, because they're incredibly versatile and hold up well. You can eat them right away; you can store them in …

Breakfast

Level IV: Classic Egg Salad

We've seen a lot of fancy egg salad recipes around, but you know what we say: If it ain't broke, don't mix it! This simple egg salad recipe can be …

Eggs

Level I: Super-Easy Scrambled Eggs

As Maria from <i>The Sound of Music</i> sang, "Let's start from the very beginning. A very good place to start!" When it comes to egg cookery, scrambled eggs …

Breakfast

12 Gorgeous Sites New Yorkers Rarely Visit (& How To Get In)

We all know New York is brimming with masterpieces of architecture and design, all you have to do is take a moment to look up. It's one of the things …

Grand Central Station

13 books you need to read this spring

It’s officially eleven days into spring, which means you’re probably busting out your fave tulip dress and matching open-toed sandals, wondering if …

The ONLY 3 Exercises You Need To Get Fit For Summer

If you’ve spent the winter huddled under a quilt wearing your droopiest sweatpants and drinking hot chocolate, we’re certainly not going to judge you …

The BEST Pizza In NYC

As New Yorkers, we take our pizza <i>seriously</i>. Whether you prefer thin-crust or deep-dish, extra sauce or more cheese, simple-and-plain or loaded with …

Amelia Liana

Hawaii In A Bottle

Growing up in Hawaii, Skin Trip Mountain Ocean Coconut Moisturizer formed the trinity in any beach bum’s bag. Along with a lemon to lighten your hair …

Skin Care

The Weird Fall Fragrances You Need To Break Out Of A Pumpkin-Spice Rut

Fall is, for better or for worse, the most easily romanticized season, a few precious months offering numerous opportunities to take a good picture: …

Beauty

6 Shops You'll Love As Much As Zara

Fast. Current. Affordable. These are some of the biggest selling points of your go-to chain, Zara. But, that standby brand isn't the only retailer in …

This 1-Pot, 9-Minute Pasta Recipe Is Genius

Pasta was already pretty simple. Now, it's asking even <i>less</i> of our attention, patience, and time — and getting even better as a result.<p>There were …

Tomatoes

3 Easy & Delicious Dinner Recipes Every Fashion Girl Will Love

Somewhere between a John Barrett Salon and a collection of Etro evening wear lies Bergdorf Goodman's namesake eatery, located on the department …

Recipes

How To Make A Crazy-Good Lemon Tart

<i><br>By Dymnyno</i><p>Versions of this simple, quick dessert have circulated around the valley for years. People who taste this smooth tart won't believe that it …

Baking

7 Fresh And Healthy Dinners That Are Perfect For Spring

It's been a long winter. Let's brighten up.<p>With that in mind, we asked Sarah Adler — the food blogger behind Simply Real Health — for a week's worth of healthy, fresh, and delicious meals that are perfect for spring.<p>"When the weather starts getting nice, I don't like to spend a ton of time over a …

DIY Ladder Shelves | A Pair & A Spare

While in Japan recently I was really inspired by the concept of the beauty alcoves that I saw everywhere we went, styled corners consisting of …

"The Unraveling of Mercy Louis" tugs hard on your heartstrings

Every January, one of my resolutions is to read more. Not just stuff on my phone or the back of my box of Lucky Charms, but actual, bonafide books. …

50 Stunning Engagement Rings For Alt-Brides

Toss any preconceived notions you may have of what an engagement ring should be. Ultimately, yours should suit your taste and style — and not be some …

Engagement Rings