Christina Pirolo

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42 Terms from the ‘The Great British Baking Show,’ Explained

If you haven’t binge-watched all three seasons of <i>The Great British Baking Show</i>, then you have some work to do this weekend. As far as reality cooking …

If You Read These 9 Books on Leadership, You Probably Don't Need a Mentor

While no aspiring leader's bookshelf is complete without a copy of Sheryl Sandberg's <i>Lean In</i>, there are literally hundreds of other books on the topic …

12 Beautiful Towns In Southern Italy That You Must Visit

Yup, I’m hankering on about Italy again! Honestly, I just can’t help it, it’s one of my favourite countries in the world to visit. Now, if you’re …

7 tricks for more natural looking make-up

Between bold, power beauty and going entirely barefaced lies the daily holy grail; natural-looking make-up that defines the features without stealing the show. It <i>should</i> be easy, but there are knacks to perfecting it, so pro S-J Froom tells us.<p>As the international make-up artist for bareMinerals …

So This Is How Everyone Keeps Their White Sneakers So Clean

We've all been there: as soon as you get a new pair of white sneakers you're excited to wear them pretty much everywhere (because, hello, they go …

The ultimate make-up looks for women over 40 - in under 5 minutes

<i>The Suqqu make-up artist Morag Ross knows a thing or two about creating beautiful 
make-up looks in no time at all. She shows us how to do dreamy, easy...</i><p>The perfect skin<p>‘For incredible skin with a beautiful sheen in just five minutes, prep with 
a brightening primer before applying 
a light liquid …

9 Things You Should Know the First Time You Use an Instant Pot

It’s really big.<p>There’s a lot <i>not</i> to like about the Instant Pot. Its logo calls to mind an ‘80s mall store—Claire’s Boutique meets 5-7-9—and not in a …

Instant Pot

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

40 Essential Instant Pot Links

Because I've been experimenting with the Instant Pot quite a bit lately, I've been getting a lot of questions. Many times my answer is a link. A link …

I Had No Idea You Could Make These 4 Things in an Instant Pot

Cornbread<p>Making cornbread in the Instant Pot ensures it doesn’t bake up dry—and we especially love the addition of cheddar cheese and …

Thanksgiving Recipes

393<p>736<p>Shares 1K<p>Before I left for my book tour, I put a few blog posts in the queue. But just a reminder to the rest of you, who are probably a little …

How to Tell When Literally Every Baked Good Is Done

By Claire Saffitz<p>From pies and cakes to cookies and muffins, you'll never have to guess again.<p>One of the most difficult things about being a recipe developer is translating all the sights, smells, sounds and feelings that I experience when I'm cooking into words. When I'm writing a recipe, I always …

43 Books That Will Legit Change Your Outlook On Life

Fiction, non-fiction, sci-fi, YA, self-help, you name it.<p>They shared all kinds of books from a variety of genres. Check them out below!<p>And just as a heads up, some of these submissions talk about loss and grief, suicide, eating disorders, and other mental health issues.<p><i>Responses edited for length</i> …

You’re Getting Better With Age. Your Makeup Should, Too.

These days many makeup artists are less likely to talk about hiding a woman’s age and wrinkles than about playing up her individual gifts. “For me to get a great result on an older woman, age is not what I see,” said David De Leon, a makeup artist who often works with Jane Fonda. “I look for her …

25 Ways to Use Oats When You've Had Enough Oatmeal

Even though there are endless ways to jazz up your morning oatmeal, sometimes it’s hard to stomach the thought of boiling up and forcing down yet …

If you're just dumping a bunch of stuff into your slow cooker, you're doing it wrong

Let's face it: Slow cookers are popular, but dull. Mute. Kinda sleepy. Even on its highest setting (of three total), my six-quart All-Clad slow cooker doesn't simmer stock or sizzle diced shallots. Sometimes I'll reset it in the middle of cooking, just to hear that indifferent chirp. "She's not …

Cooking

Finding the Best Dog Chews

Most people know that dogs like to chew. Chewing is a natural behavior for all dogs. It allows them to explore the world around them, exercise their …

Pets

These 25 Stocking Stuffers Are So Good — And All on Amazon

When it comes to gift-giving season, wrapping a present is an entirely different game than stuffing a stocking. The latter has fewer rules — you can cram in as many tiny whimsical things as you want, and there's more opportunity to get creative. To help you figure out what to place inside the …

Shopping

How to Type on Apple TV Using Your iPhone or iPad

Being able to use your iPhone or iPad as a remote for your Apple TV is a fantastic feature, especially since the included remotes are easily lost. Using Siri to type on Apple TV (Gen 4) isn’t perfect, which makes using your iPhone or iPad to type on Apple TV the quickest way to type anything on …

Smart TV

The 14 Best Neck Creams on the Market

No matter how committed you are to complexion care, there's one significant area we all seem to neglect: The décolletage. This delicate area — from the chin to the chest — is one of the first places on your body to reveal signs of aging, and, perhaps the most noticeable. "The skin of the neck is …

15 Quotes From a Modern Day Zen Master That Will Make You Rethink Life, Love and Happiness

Ever heard of Mooji? If not, he is one of the greatest modern day spiritual teachers that has helped countless people achieve their goals of inner …

Celebs Threatening Trump Doesn’t Help

Sure, on the one hand, lots of enthusiastic people. On the other, Madonna, Ashley Judd. Oy. Liberals and the press still don’t get why they turn …

The class junkie’s guide to doing a full-body workout at the gym

For some people, the gym is their special place, where navigating the machines, the weights, even the attached TV sets is second nature. But if …

Mushroom Is the Color Taking Over Pinterest and Homes in 2017

Here are 10 unique ways to incorporate the elegant color throughout your house.<p>Warmer than gray but cooler than taupe, this neutral, earthy shade is popping up everywhere. Here's how to make the color work in every space.

Find out if your iPhone 6S is eligible for a free battery replacement

If your iPhone 6S ($385 at Amazon.com) keeps dropping dead on you, it may have a faulty battery. According to Apple, this problem affects "a very small number" of iPhone 6S handsets manufactured in September and October of 2015. Customers with an iPhone 6S from this period may be eligible for a …

Mobile Technology

These mashed potatoes are so good they’ll be the star of Thanksgiving dinner

<i>Editor’s note: This year, our Thanksgiving meal is a virtual potluck. Writers and editors signed up to provide one of 11 dishes, then tested recipes and brought contenders to a final taste-off for a vote. Here are the winning mashed potatoes.</i><p>True to stereotype, my mother’s side of the family — …

This Colorado woman’s sandwich won a national contest, but it’s missing one key ingredient

Chefs aren’t the only people out there winning cooking competitions. Northglenn resident Crystal Schlueter threw her hat in the ring for this year’s …

The world's most romantic hotels

Which cities have the most romantic hotels? Our destination experts make a case for their favourite locations and where to stay when there.<p>Venice<p>In a city so unremittingly romantic as Venice, accommodation to match the mood is essential. George Clooney opted for the opulent Aman Grand Canal – for …

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