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Smart Super Bowl Snacking Pages: 2 3
    Some healthier Super Bowl snack options and recipes from

10 Things Every Woman Should Know About Football
    A guide to football for female sports fans.

Quiz: Are You a Good Friend? Pages: 2
    Take our quiz to find out how you stack up.

Famous Breasts: A Retrospective
    Marie Claire counts down some of the famous breasts that have punctuated the presence of the female form in popular culture.

Need to Read: Corked
    In her debut memoir, Corked, Kathryn Borel unpacks a tragicomic father-daughter drinkfest through the finest French vineyards.

Beating the Sunday Blues
    For the overachieving single gal, a day of rest can be a minefield of options, expectations, and angst. Marie Claire shows you how to take a deep breath and say "no" to the panic.

Need to See: Fish Tank
    MC film critic Caryn James discovers your favorite new movie director.

Twitters Every Woman Should Follow Pages: 2 3 4 5
    Follow Marie Claire on Twitter at @marieclaire and check out our favorite Twitter pages that are a must-read for every woman, from fashion tips and the best beauty blogs to the celebs on Twitter we can't get enough of.

Honeymoon Paradise: The Italian Countryside
    MC’s 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 others—esp. 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 Bachelor’s 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. Don’t 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.

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