Forget romantic, candlelit dinners, bouquets of roses and pink stuffed animals. Everyone knows that Valentine’s Day is really all about the candy.
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If this is the year you’re hoping to skip the house party and pop champagne like—or even with—the stars, we’ve got you covered. From indulging in a decadent multi-course meal (lobster and caviar, anyone?) to getting your groove on at the hottest club, these are some perfect places to ring in 2016 like the A-listers.
Between the sugar cookies around every corner and being in a land far, far away from your gym, the holidays can be tough on your waistline.
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Lisa Lillien is the author of the popular Hungry Girl website and email newsletter, featuring smart, funny advice on guilt-free eating. She is also the author of nine books, six of which debuted at number one on the New York Times Best Sellers list. Read her blog every Monday for slimmed-down celebrity recipes and more.
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If you were able to make it through the first five minutes of Up without turning it off in a sobbing fit, then you know this image of the cute yellow house suspended in the air by thousands of balloons (and congratulations on having a solid grip on your emotions.)
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Miraculously, Christmas is next week — and while the mild temperature may not exactly indicate we’re approaching the holiday (where are you, snow?), the folks over at N.Y.C.-based Tommy Bahama restaurant shared their delectable eggnog martini recipes with PEOPLE to help us get into the holiday spirit, stat.
A bûche de Noël (the classic yule log cake) represents the pinnacle of Christmas baking excellence: a beautiful centerpiece for your holiday spread that not only tastes awesome, but shows you put some time and effort into feeding the people you love.
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Despite their busy schedules as design gurus and parents to a 9-month-old daughter, Poppy, Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent manage to throw at least one party a week at home. But they have a short cut that can work for anyone: takeout food!