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6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves.<p><b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of …

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11 Worst Travel Nightmares (And How to Make Them Go Away)

For a few unlucky travelers, vacation can feel a little like that bad dream where you're walking the halls of your old high school with no clothes …

David Sedaris Tells You What to Read This Summer

Load up your beach bag with some of the summer’s best books, as recommended by David Sedaris, Laura Lippman, Jennifer Weiner, and many more.<p>If you’re jetting off for a beachy getaway this summer, you’ll likely need some reading material for those long afternoons spent relaxing in the sun. Instead …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Ira Glass: 'The first time I took ecstasy, my anxiety lifted away'

You might not know his face, but if you're one of the 2.1million listeners who tune into his weekly radio show, you definitely know his voice. Ira Glass is the host and producer of This American Life, a weekly radio show broadcast on 587 local radio stations in the US, the CBC in Canada, ABC in …

The Cooking Oils You Should Be Using, And When To Use Them

Using the right oil can make all the difference.<p>As anyone who follows food news knows, butter is back (and it's not, thankfully, due to Paula Deen's reemergence on the culinary scene). Americans are eating more butter now than they have in the past 40 years. Margarine is out and butter is in. But …

Sunday Best: 6 Comforting Recipes for a Weekend Afternoon

Whether it's spicy kimchi stew or Nonna's red sauce, these are the 6 recipes our editors love to serve to their families on a long, slow weekend afternoon<p>A comforting, delicious <b>Sunday supper</b> has an almost mystical ability to make the weekend feel longer. Though, in reality, we crave this kind of …

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A Good Winter Salad Recipe

This is the salad I made on Thursday. My intent was to assemble a big, green salad. It would be the sea of green on the Thanksgiving table. There was …

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GRILLED SERRANO SALSA

This all started when a good friend brought over a package of gluten free oatmeal apricot mini cookies and told me to please read the back and …

60 Summer Cocktail Recipes You Can Make at Home

Let happy hour be every hour with these warm-weather concoctions.<p>Let's be honest, there's almost nothing better in summer than the supreme chill of a tall cocktail on a hot day. To get you in the spirit of summer, try one of these zesty drinks that only require a few steps to whip up at home.

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Shop Like an Editor: The ELLE Beauty Team Shares Our Must-Have Products

The latest take-home favorites<p>From serums to spritzes, testing products is all in a day's work for <i>ELLE</i>'s beauty team. Here, our latest take-home favorites.

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Bangladesh overhauls factory safety laws

Bangladesh has approved a new labour law to strengthen employees' rights and improve workplace safety, following a factory building collapse that killed more than 1,100 people.<p>Parliament passed the "historic" legislation, drawn up in the wake of the factory collapse in April that spotlighted …

Too Hot to Grill? Try the Slow Cooker

When I told a friend that I was working on an article about slow-cooker recipes for summer, she gave me a concerned look and asked if I was in full …

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Fajitas

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>I'm not particularly proud of my time spent working at the kinds of cheesy chain restaurants you'd find next to the Victoria's Secret at the mall, or perhaps in Times Square. But aside from making me shun …

Skillet Chicken Fajitas with Avocado Recipe

<b>About the Author</b>: Yasmin Fahr is a food lover, writer, and cook. Follow her @yasminfahr for more updates on her eating adventures and discoveries, which will most likely include tomatoes. And probably feta. Happy eating!<p><b>Read more: Skillet Supper: Chicken Fajitas with Avocado</b><p>Ingredients1 1/2 pounds …

Mortadella and Smoked Mozzarella Panini with Pistachio Pesto

Intro<p>After I posted this simple pasta with creamy chevre, melted leeks and bacon I received a number of thank yous for sharing the sort of recipe …

How elite universities are killing the American dream

The American Dream isn’t dead. It’s just moved to Denmark.<p>Now, we like to think of ourselves as a classless society, but it isn’t true today. As the Brookings Institution has pointed out, America has turned into a place Horatio Alger would scarcely recognize: we have more inequality and less …

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Arrested Development's Crazy, Existential Message: We're All In This Together

Netflix's absurd fourth season of the show has a surprising lot to say about the real world.<p>Netflix<p><i>This is the first (not-spoilery!) post in a series from</i> Atlantic <i>writers on</i> Arrested Development<i>'s fourth season.</i><p>It was at a Memorial Day barbecue that I realized <i>Arrested Development</i> had broken my …

Summer Recipes: 5-Ingredient Dishes You Can Make Tonight

<i>By Lynn Andriani</i><p>If you have salt, pepper and olive oil on hand, all you need are a few more items, and you're well on your way to eight amazing dishes you'll be making all season long.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>5-Ingredient Summer Recipes<p><i>Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter</i> .<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>…

EDGE Shop by NeochaEDGE

Based in Shanghai and born from a small collective of designers, filmmakers, musicians and entrepreneurs, NeochaEDGE is a multi-faceted and successful creative agency and production house. It's a pioneering company—founded by Adam J. Schokora and Sean Leow—that seeks the most talented artists in …

Make Peace With Meat

I’m reminded of a really good plate of slow-roasted lamb shoulder I had in Seattle two weeks ago; there were about six ounces on the plate, and I ate …