The cookie. Small, delectable, perfect. Not out-of-a-package cookies with unpronounceable ingredients. Warm, homemade cookies. Butter. Brown sugar. Chocolate. I’ve rounded up some of my all-time faves, the ones that you find on my kitchen table most often. Bliss.
Adapted from Tate’s recipe, the best, simplest chocolate chip cookie, we bake ours a few minutes less, keeping them chewy in the middle.
The summer before last, a mutual friend brought the lovely Katie Lee Joel and her husband William over for dinner. Much to my delight, she brought a fresh batch of these cookies with her. I adore the contrast of the dark chocolate and the cherries—heaven.
Gwyneth’s neighbor in London, Evi, shares a very old and secret Viennese cookie recipe. We dare you not to eat them all in one day.
The challenge: Transform an expansive but frill-free space above the garage into a cozy and fully outfitted guest apartment (or teen exile)—on a budget. HD Buttercup, one of L.A.'s most prodigious home goods emporiums (it occupies the sprawling Helms Bakery building in Culver City), took the challenge and donated...
In an effort to make the sea of swimsuits out there easier to navigate, we’ve narrowed down the field of bikinis, one-pieces, and halters. There are options for every body type and budget, conveniently sorted by color preference, with some no-fail styling suggestions to finish the look, too.