How to Start Your Own Holiday Traditions

Sure, the parties, food, and decorations certainly have something to do with the thrill many of us feel throughout this season. But I think that special magic in the air is really rooted in the rituals we do each year: our holiday traditions. Whether you’ve started a family of your own or can’t make it […]

An Easier-Than-Pie Warm Apple Tart

I’ve been counting down the days until I could share the grand finale in this year’s Thanksgiving lineup: this easier-than-pie warm apple tart (from one of my favorite cookbooks, Everyday is Saturday) has been calling my name, and I’m ready to dig in. But before we go there, let’s talk about the cookbook, or more specifically, […]

A Morning at Home With Top Chef’s Gail Simmons

Walking up to Gail Simmon’s Brooklyn home feels kinda like being on a movie set. Classic brownstones with crawling ivy and bright window boxes line the peaceful blocks of her historic neighborhood in Cobble Hill. The feeling continues as the Top Chef judge and renowned food writer, cookbook author, and recent mother of two welcomed us […]

How to Pull Off a Bronze Smokey Eye

Over the years, I’ve learned that the traditional black smokey eye is just not my thing. Maybe it’s that I have quite a fair complexion, or that I just prefer a lighter hand when it comes to my own makeup, but I can’t seem to bring myself to go full on smoke out when it […]

12 Surprising Ways to Make a Gathering Memorable

Good hostesses often pull from the same general bag of tricks: Fresh cut flowers? Check. Maldon salt? Double check. But our long running Tastemakers series has revealed that GREAT hostesses always develop a few unexpected touches to make their parties truly memorable. We’ve gathered a lot of ideas over the years, and the tips below are […]

Snack Recipes Under 200 Calories

Pumpkin spice, sweet caramel, crisp apples and maple syrup—all the flavors of fall you crave, for far fewer calories. We’ve rounded up our favorite autumn-themed snack recipes that will fit easily into your Nutrisystem program. 7 Reasons Nutrisystem Is the Perfect Fall Weight Loss Plan Read More Enjoy these 12 fall snack recipes under 200 […]