An Easy Lavender Cocktail for Your First Outdoor Dinner
Welcome to Thirsty Thursday! Each week we toast the coming weekend with a new adult beverage for you to enjoy. Tweet @SELFmagazine and our associate editor of food + nutrition @MarjorieKorn and tell us what you're imbibing. Cheers!
A Nature-Filled Adventure Tour You'll Want to Sign Up For, Stat
Many tour companies and hotels boast vacations that will let you keep up your fitness while still enjoying time off, but fall short on one end of the spectrum. Other wellness retreats sound, frankly, like torture (I can only eat how many calories a day!?). So what would happen if a well-known adventure tour company partnered with a powerhouse fitness brand like Reebok? Equal parts fun and physical, Reebok Fitness Vacations by Austin Adventures will offer luxury vacations that won't sacrifice your fitness regimen.
This Video of a One-Legged U.S. National Soccer Player Will Make You Cry Alligator Tears
Unless you have a heart of stone, you're going to melt all over this video chronicling the childhood of Nico Calabria, 19, a member of the U.S. Amputee Soccer Team.
We Can't Make You Look Like Sofia Vergara, But Hey, You Can Smell Like Her Now
Sofia Vergara is one hot babe. The Modern Family star has the curves, the hair, the clothes -- it's all pretty freakin' perfect. And while we'd like to tell you that we've whipped up a machine that'll make you have all of her enviable assets, we just can't. But starting today you can smell just like the starlet with the launch of her new fragrance, Sofia by Sofia Vergara, $55.
Skip Take-Out Tonight and Make This Deconstructed Fried Rice Instead
Meet our guest blogger of the week, San Francisco chef Kathy Fang, author of the blog Fangalicious, and co-owner and chef at SOMA's Fang Restaurant. She'll be sharing her Asian Fusion recipes all week long -- but you can also check out all these healthy, fresh dishes from our April issue while you wait (and/or drool.)