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12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz has never been one to be afraid of pushing the boundaries and his latest project entitled 12 Shoes for 12 …

Climate Change: The State of the Science

The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

Live the Rainbow<p>No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Gift Guide: Our Favorite Cookbooks of 2013

Earlier this summer, after opening box after box of beautiful vegetarian cookbooks, I was ready to call effortless, vegetable-focused cuisine the cookbook trend of 2013. But as the weather began to chill, a coterie of excellent technical books emerged. Some were well-tested restaurant cookbooks, …

The Breathtaking Au Cheval in Chicago: Finally an American Diner That's a World-class Restaurant

Fried Bologna Sandwich at Au Cheval...<i>house-made</i> bologna, that is!!!<p>About 20 years ago, Pat Wells, intrepid expatriate American restaurant critic, published a list of her favorite restaurants in the world in the <i>International Herald Tribune</i>, in Paris. It was a little ahead of its time for Americans. …

Holiday Roast: Slow Roasted Pork Shoulder -- Pear, Ginger Chutney

<b>Holiday season is roasting season!</b><p>Roasting is a sure and easy way to prepare a delicious main course meal that can feed a great number of people with minimal work for the cook. Roasting requires only a few simple steps that will ensure a delicious end result every time.<p><b>Once the roast is seasoned</b> …

Recipes

20 Quick and Easy Dinners in 25 Minutes or Less

Gallery20 Quick and Easy Dinners in 25 Minutes or Less<p>Not everybody is in a position to devote an hour or more to prepare an elaborate dinner, especially on a weeknight. That's why we've dipped into our recipe archives to find meals that are both seriously quick and seriously tasty.<p>In this roundup, …

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Focaccia di Recco - Rustic Cheese-Filled Italian Flatbread

How to Correctly Date Multiple People at the Same Time

Dating is really just a string of dicey etiquette questions, but how do you talk to the person you're dating about the other people you're dating? Do I disclose at all? How do I divvy up my time? What do I say to a partner when things are starting to get more serious with that other person? With …

Two Beauty Sites That Will Change the Way You Shop for Products (Especially If You're a Woman of Color)

If I had to make a list of the easiest things to do in my life, shopping for beauty products wouldn't be at the top. I'm picky and finicky, and let's be honest, the options that tend to be in the "ethnic" aisle of many stores are not always that great. Enter Doobop and We Are Onyx, two sites that …

4 Real-Life Stories of Couples Who Met on Airplanes (See? It Is Possible!)

We all know that the holidays are the busiest travel time of the year, so if you're already going to be at the airport, why don't you do some multitasking and use it to meet your next romantic fling? Meeting someone special on a plane is rare enough to be the stuff of fantasy yet just commonplace …

16 Natural or Organic Beauty Brands to Consider

Mother Nature has a cure for almost everything, and many beauty brands are keeping their ingredients list as close to the earth as possible. Using only certified organic...

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10 Best Dressed Celebrities of 2013

4 Not-Your-Average Holiday Party Recipes

The Cooking Channel's Alie Ward and Georgia Hardstack are real-life best friends who love cocktails, cracking jokes, and entertaining—our kind of girls. To ensure that you wow your...

The 5 Most Awesome Celebrity Hair, Makeup, and Nail Looks of the Week

Every week we take a peek back at the best of the hair, makeup and nail looks we saw on the blog, and this one is no different. Here's the cream of the crop:<p>Which is your fave?

40 Holiday Nail Polish Picks for Every Skin Tone

Holiday season has finally arrived, which means if there's one time of the year when it's socially acceptable to wear your most festive nail polish, it's now! We chatted with the...

The Dos and Don'ts of Ordering Flowers for Your Wedding Reception

Whether it's your table's centerpiece or your escort card table arrangement, the flowers you choose for your wedding reception help set the tone for the whole evening. But with so many buds out there, in so many colors and sizes, it's hard to navigate all the arrangements you need to finish off …

Will You Get the Flu? This Real-Time Forecaster Just Might Help You Figure It Out

Somehow, it's flu season—and the crazy thing lasts until April! Ugh. But there's a new tool that <i>might</i> help provide some relief.<p>Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health came up with a flu predictor that may be able to help you figure out when the yucky illness will hit your area—as much …

3 Exercises That Knock Out Holiday Travel Stress Before It Even Starts

Holiday stress is one thing...add in holiday <i>travel</i> stress and it's a whole other sack of tinsel. Crammed in a car or jammed in the middle seat on the plane during the busiest travel season? Blergh.<p>So to help ease your mental <i>and</i> physical travel stress—well before you go through security—April …

Here's That Guide to the 50 States by Penis Size You Never Asked For

Because sometimes a girl just needs to know where she can find the most well-endowed men in the union, based on highly suspect "research" that probably means nothing and doesn't even actually get the definition of "state" right. You know, just for funsies!<p>For all those needs and more, …

The 5 Ways You Meet People and What Each Says About You

My friend goes to a bar, drinks himself blackout, and wakes up the next morning—disoriented, still drunk—in a stranger's bed, learning her name only when he spies it on a piece of mail while creeping out the door.<p>Two years later, they're happily engaged.<p>Maybe that's not a fairy-tale story of boy …

Wedding Style Icon: 9 Totally Timeless Wedding Ideas Inspired by Alexis Bledel

I don't think we'll ever see Alexis Bledel rock Cruella De Vil hair or a foam-shooting bra—and that's a good thing. It's refreshing to see a young star showcase chic, timeless style, instead of, you know, nipple pasties. And I think it's safe to assume that with Alexis swaps vows with Vincent …

3 Things That Really Work for Tension Headaches (I Swear By Them!)

Do you get tension headaches? They kind of sneak up on you and attack when you're not even necessarily aware that you have tension. It's just, like: "La la la, doing my thing, <i>ohmygod</i> what is this searing pain in my temple and who do I have to pay ransom to in order to get rid of it?"<p>Uh, long story …

Hey, Everyone, Stop Trying to Make Online Dating for Free Stuff Happen. It's Not Going to Happen!

Remember the olden-timey days of the mid-2000s, when online dating sites just helped introduce you to other people who also wanted to meet people to date? Remember when we used to think that was complicated enough? Hahahaha. We were so naive. Nowadays, online dating is more and more frequently …

Mindy Kaling on Her Dream Mindy Project Guest Star and Style Tips From Mindy Lahiri

There's an expression that says you should never meet your idols, and for a long time I believed it. But now I say phooey to that because I met Mindy Kaling—a.k.a. my ultimate BFF crush, show-runner of the hilarious <i>Mindy Project</i>, and an all-around badass inspiring woman—and she was every bit as …