Epi Classic Snickerdoodle Cookies

Tasty Snickerdoodle Recipe Epicurious brings us this classic recipe for a classic cookie. INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cream of tartar 1/2 cup (1 stick) cold unsalted butter, cut into 1/2″ pieces 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1 cup sugar, divided 1 large egg, room temperature 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon INSTRUCTIONS Whisk flour, baking soda, and cream of tartar in a medium bowl. Using an electric mixer on medium speed, beat butter in a large bowl until pale yellow, 2–3 minutes. Scrape down sides, add salt and 3/4 cup sugar, and continue to...

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Tips For A Spectacular (Not Spooky) Halloween Party

Bella Breakdown The best Halloween parties don’t have to be scary…they can just be unnervingly good! Here are a few pointers for those looking to throw a great Halloween party, not just a spooky one! Make sure you take your time with your costume. Plan it well in advanced and even have a fun dress rehearsal with pals to work out any kinks in your fashion. An interactive party always provides more thrills. So instead of just allowing socializing to take place, plan something to do. Whether it’s karaoke, a scavenger hunt, or some fun games, have a little...

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The Contact Lens That Fits Your Lifestyle

Enjoy The View The best contact lenses are the ones you don’t know are there. Dailies total 1 multifocal contacts provide both comfort and functionality. Especially if you’re on the go most days, it helps to have wear a contact that fits not only your eye but your lifestyle. Whether it’s during the day and you’re grabbing lunch with the girls, or during an evening date night, Dailies won’t interfere. They fit gently with a precision profile design. With a multifocal, there are multiple prescriptions all in one contact lens. Dailies make it easy to adjust from things at...

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You Can Now Drink (or Eat) Your Sunscreen – Sort Of!

Bella Breakdown Chances are that when you see a partygoer passing a bottle of pills around, the contents of that bottle aren’t going to be good for you. But in the case of this month’s fitness-trend de jure health is the optimal goal. The latest craze to hit the Hamptons comes in pill form – but it isn’t a party drug, it’s sunscreen! Heliocare is the latest trending one-a-day dietary supplement for the rich and playful and it’s designed to help your skin protect itself from the harmful effects of free radicals. The folks at Heliocare aren’t the only...

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Creating The Perfect Easter Egg Hunt At Home

Easter Is Right Around The Corner Easter is such a fun time of the year, especially for the little ones. They love getting candy in their baskets, doing Easter egg hunts and putting carrots out for the Easter bunny. With Easter comes tradition and lots of family bonding time! Easter day and even the day before Easter the fun begins. I remember when I was younger having an Easter egg hunt was what we always waited anxiously for. My parents would hide eggs, this can be done indoors or outdoors, and would use the plastic eggs or the Cadbury...

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