Stephanie Herrera

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How To Decorate With Black-and-White

10 classic and sophisticated spaces.<p>The classic color combination makes any room — from bathrooms to bedrooms — sophisticated, chic, and timeless. From horizontal stripes to graphic floor tile, designers share their favorite black-and-white decorating ideas.

Caramelized Onions Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

It's surprisingly tricky to make caramelized onions. Here's what most people get wrong when cooking them.<p>Caramelized onions are good on pretty much…everything. The only problem? They're surprisingly tricky to make. They take time to slowly brown and caramelize. It's easy to burn them—and it's easy …

Onions

Jamie's Guide to LA's Must-Eat Mexican Food

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>LA vs. NYC. NYC vs. LA. It's a tale as old as time, and unless you're talking about Mexican food, I just don't have the spare century necessary to get into the debate about which is better. Oh, you <i>do</i> want to talk …

10 Questions to Ask (And Keep Asking) in Dating Relationships

When it comes to dating, it seems you can find hundreds of thousands of websites, books, and people offering their tips and advice. I've personally read and heard a lot of this advice, but what I think is the most helpful when it comes to dating isn't giving and getting prescriptions -- it's asking …

Relationships

The Perfect Poach

Makes 2 Servings<p>We consulted the perfectionists at Thomas Keller's Per Se in New York, where chef de cuisine Eli Kaimeh gave us his number-one piece of advice (and recipe) for the perfect poached egg: Start with a fresh egg. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April …

Breakfast

How the French Do Eggs Benedict

You fancy, huh?<p>Eggs Benedict has a serious identity problem: it's got an English muffin, Canadian bacon, and the decidedly French Hollandaise sauce. That's a whole lotta nationalities for such a little brunch item.<p>But wait a minute, let's run with this French thing... Swap out English muffin for …

Breakfast

CrossFit: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

<i>By Mark Rippetoe</i><p>Here's what you need to know...<p>• CrossFit has done an incredibly good job at popularizing tough training using barbells.<p>• CrossFit is fine "Exercise" but it's not "Training." The undoubtedly impressive CrossFit Games athletes don't use CrossFit programming.<p>• There are good and bad …

CrossFit

The Best Pinterest Boards for Fitness

9 Pinterest Boards All Fit Women Should Follow<p>Follow THESE boards to add fitspiration to your Pinterest feed<p>Pinterest can be an awesome tool for uncovering inspirational quotes, amazing workouts, and more—if you follow the right boards. To fill your feed with more pins that make you want to get up …

Can the Gym Make You Gain Weight?

The U.K.-based company polled 1,000 people on their diet and exercise habits and found that 26 percent of the people surveyed actually packed on pounds after they started going to the gym—although, to be fair, some people included in this group only went to the gym once a week, while others went …

20 Things I Will Not Regret Doing With My Kids

<b>1. Tucking them into bed at night.</b> Someday, they'll be too big and I won't get that moment back. Saying goodnight, pulling up the covers and kissing their heads is a gift.<p><b>2. Telling them I love them.</b> Start this when they're young. "I love you" is a powerful three-word phrase that matters.<p><b>3.</b> …

Parenting

How to Create Creative Kids

We gathered five experts in creative thinking (they're all parents, too!) to share their best ideas and activities for sparking your child's imagination.<p>If the word creativity makes you think only of painting clouds, daydreaming, or writing experimental poetry, think again. "Creativity is one of …

Kids

An Introduction to Blue Cheese: 4 Beginner Blues for Newbies

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Blue cheese is a boldly delicious treat, and those of us indoctrinated into the Sacred Order of the Blue are beholden to the deepest, darkest, most peppery <i>Penicillium</i> mold the dairy world has to offer. Then there are …

Crostini With Fontina and Tomato Marmalade From 'The Glorious Vegetables of Italy'

I've noticed a recent trend in cookbooks to hide a recipe for tomato-based jam, conserve, marmalade, or chutney somewhere in the pages. The tomato preserve will usually show up in a sandwich recipe, or else on a burger or cracker. Most of them taste okay, but they're often too sweet or too savory …

An Italian Dinner In Just 3 Ingredients

In keeping with the back-to-school spirit, we’re looking to start fresh in the dinner department this fall (read: actually make/eat dinner at home …

10 Lesser-Known Cocktails You Should Be Drinking

So you've been doing the cocktails-at-home thing for a while, and now it's time to stretch your legs a bit and try some new drinks. This week, I've gotcha covered with a collection of ten delicious historical cocktails that go beyond the basics—the Martinis, Daiquiris, Old Fashioneds, Manhattans, …

Fitness Vid

4 Everyday Activities to Beat the Summer Brain Drain

01 of 04<p>Reading<p>Some kids are born readers, staying up late with flashlights under the covers. Others take a lot of encouragement, or maybe even …

The Incredible List of 10 Steps to Create a Magical Summer for Kids

Summer can be stuffed with days that your kids will never forget and you will never regret. Simple, free ( or cheap! ) and designed to create a flow of magic summer memories, the following list contains my best ideas for every summer with my four kids, and hopefully your best summer with yours.<p><b>1.</b> …

Kids