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Honeymoon Paradise: The Italian Countryside
MCs senior fashion editor, Zanna Roberts Rassi, found the perfect honeymoon vacation spot in Italy, an elegant and secluded farmhouse full of rustic beauty and romance in the Tuscan countryside.
The Perfect Honeymoon
After searching for the perfect honeymoon vacation spot, MC's senior fashion editor, Zanna Roberts Rassi, finds La Macchia, the holy grail of authentic Tuscan living.
The Toughest Woman in America Pages: 2
How My Sister's Killer Helped Me Grieve
What do you say when someone tells you that the man who brutally murdered your sister has died?
Need to See: Youth in Revolt
Alter egos aren't just for superheroes anymore.
I Had Shock Therapy... And I'd Do It Again
Last year, an estimated 100,000 people treated their severe depression or bipolar disorder with powerful bolts of electricity to the brain. Here, one woman describes her experience undergoing the radical procedure.
New Year, New Manners
Rudeness ruled in 2009. (Yes, we're looking at you, Kanye!) This year, let's add some good old-fashioned civility to that to-do list
17 Gifts That Don't Cost a Thing
A great gift doesn't have to cost a lot...or anything at all! Here are 17 free ways to let the people in your life know you care.
15 Hostess Gift Ideas She'll Love
Unique hostess gifts that she'll actually use, adore, and delight in.
I Served My Country...and Wound Up Living in My Car
I didn't see a 22-year-old war veteran; I saw a piece of garbage.
Schadenfreude: taking pleasure in the misfortunes of othersesp. boastful friends, unscrupulous colleagues, billionaire bankers, and celebrities who are famous for no good reason.
I Tackled a Powerful Family Legacy
I cherished the mini whirlwinds created by my would-be babies.
My Husband Was Kidnapped Pages: 2
We were living my dream life in mexico--until my husband was kidnapped.
How to Fake Quality Time with Family
Here are four tips to fake quality-time with the family.
12 Ideas for Your Lunch Hour
Marie Claire has recipe and activity suggestions for your lunch hour.
How to Make the Perfect Burger
Chef Laurent Tourondel shares his recipes for the perfect beef and turkey burgers.
How to Get Your Family Off Your Case
Get your family off of your case this holiday season.
10 Must-Pack Items for Holiday Travel
Going home for the holidays? Load your suitcase up with these 10 troubleshooting must-haves for every possible sticky situation.
Naked Ambition: Marriage and Politics
He's in politics; she's in pasties. So how does that work?
The Gourmet Bachelors Exclusive Thanksgiving Menu for Marie Claire
Want to put your own sophisticated, but uncomplicated, twist to the day? We asked Chad Carns of the Gourmet Bachelor cookbook for a fresh, simple menu that blends classic and modern flavors.
Holiday Tip: Remodel for the Day
Quick and Easy Recipes
From drinks and dinner to brunches and parties, get all your recipes here.
Quiz: What Kind of Hostess Are You?
Take our personality test to discover your true entertaining style
Celebrity Hosting Secrets
Stars share their best Thanksgiving hosting tips.
Celebrities' Thanksgiving Stories
The T-Day that changed Sarah Silverman's life, plus author Julie Powell on humble beginnings.
Thanksgiving Hostess Etiquette
Just when you're thinking of crawling out the window to avoid your own soiree, Tamara Reynolds, coauthor of Forking Fantastic!, answers all of your "How did I get myself into this mess" questions.
Your Thanksgiving Handbook
The Mount Everest of dinner parties is before you, but with help from MC, you'll see why claiming the big feast as your own is the ultimate culinary achievement.
MC Book Club: A Country Called Home by Kim Barnes
This month, the MC Book Club follows one couple's ill-advised attempt to go country in Kim Barnes' A Country Called Home. Worth your precious discretionary dollar? Read on...
Pros and Cons to Hosting Thanksgiving Dinner
The upsides and downsides to hosting your own feast.
Need to Read: The Wrong Mother
Crime-fiction writer Sophie Hannah has a bone to pick with suburban women who think they can have it all.
Stiletto Stoners Pages: 2
They've got killer careers and enviable social lives. They're also major potheads. Why are so many smart, successful women lighting up in their off-hours?
Shop the Mall at Marie Claire
Shop The Mall at Marie Claire today for great deals on fashion, jewelry, home décor and more. Dont miss out this holiday season.
MC Book Club: Air by G. Willow Wilson
This month, the MC Book Club takes on a graphic novel about a neurotic stewardess out to save the world in G. Willow Wilson's Air. Time to put down the Proust? Read on.
Make Your Own Frappuccino
Cooking for One: Breakfast for Dinner
Vegetarian Migas with Spicy Ranchero Sauce, Homemade Tortilla Chips and Simple Arugula Salad with Lime Dressing
The Best NYC Food Under $10
Some delicious places in NYC to get a meal for under $10.
How to Make the Best Pizza
Tips from chef Wolfgang Puck. Plus, get the recipe for Pizza with Smoked Salmon.
A Culinary Tour of The Hamptons
Marie Claire's Chic Chef, Christine Cho shares her guide to the "Edible Hamptons"
MC Book Club: Supreme Courtship by Christopher Buckley
With a new justice joining the top court, the MC Book Club goes behind the scenes of our judicial branch with Christopher Buckley's satire Supreme Courtship. Worth your discretionary dollar? Read on.
Five Video Games to Play With Your Boyfriend
Five great video games you and your boyfriend will both love.
9 Ways to Work a Room
Splurge on a VIP ticket for a good cause karma will reward you with some great networking, guilt-free partying, and a dress to impress.
You're Invited: Live Book Club Event
Join the editors of Marie Claire, best-selling author Lauren Groff, and publisher Voice for an intimate live staging of the Marie Claire Book Club.
Book Club: I'm So Happy For You
Toxic friendships are the focus when the MC Book Club takes on Lucinda Rosenfeld's I'm So Happy for You. Worth the extra weight in your weekend bag? Read on ...
Chic Eats: Argan Oil
Most recently there has been a buzz about argan oil, the nut extraction from the argan tree indigenous to southern Morocco.
Spicy Summer Lobster Salad
Shellfish rules the menus from Maine to Delaware and is a versatile source of protein during the warm summer months.
Book Club: The Likeness
The group debates whether a detective investigating a brutal murder is in over her head in Tana French's page-turner of a murder mystery, The Likeness.
Cameron Diaz's Favorite Sustainable Websites
A list of Cameron Diaz's favorite green and eco-friendly websites.
Gifts for the Project Runway Enthusiast
It's not size, label, or even the thought that counts - it's all about style. Here, chic gift ideas fit for the runway.
21 Summer Travel Must-Haves
Escape with style with these products that will make your trip more enjoyable.
Chic Summer Cocktail Recipes
Drink up and chill out with Marie Claire's chic list of stylish cocktails perfect for summer entertaining.