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Green is on-trend. Here’s how to incorporate the color at home on any budget.

Nina Bruunis a Copenhagen-based designer who works in trend forecasting. Color is always on her mind and in her work.<p>“Color is the best way to reflect your personality in your decor,” Bruun says. “It’s always amazing when people dare to bring colors into their home.”<p>We asked her for some daring …

These are the 10 top-rated natural beauty products at Sephora right now

When you’re moved to write a review of a beauty product, it’s either because it made your skin freak out <i>or</i> you’re truly obsessed with it and have …

The Fixer's tour of secret Tokyo

Shinji Nohara knows Tokyo like no other. A lifelong local, he’s the ‘Tokyo Fixer’, the foodie who fed <i>fugu</i> (puffer fish) to Anthony Bourdain, who consults with some of the world’s best restaurants, and who regularly guides the great and the good around Tokyo’s lesser-known highlights. Best of all, …

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17 Delicious Eggplant Recipes That Everyone Will Love

Think eggplant has to be stringy, bitter, greasy, or bland? Chances are you've just never eaten it when it's cooked right. The pale meat of this botanical-fruit-turned-culinary-vegetable is certainly mild in flavor, and its spongy texture means it's prone to soaking up an excess of oil. But all it …

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5 Recommended Photo Spots of the Shibuya Scramble Crossing

Serving as the symbol of Shibuya is the world's famous Shibuya Scramble Crossing. This time, we will introduce 6 photo spots to take of the Shibuya …

Our 3 Day Kyoto Itinerary: Visiting the Highlights

When I wrote our quick guideto Kyoto, I felt like I had to keep it reasonably short– namely, limit the number of photos. But I can’t stress enough …

Got a Boatload of Zucchini? 15 Tasty Recipes to Help You Use It

If you've ever grown zucchini (or subscribed to a CSA from a farm that does), you know how prolific zucchini plants are. During their season, these hyperactive plants generate a bounty that can be a little overwhelming, frankly, if you don't have a host of good recipes at the ready—there's only so …

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This 'Glamping' Resort Has The Most Epic View In All Of Japan

See you never, sleeping bag.<p>If you've ever rolled your eyes at the concept of "glamping" (glamorous camping), prepare to eat your words.<p>HOSHINOYA Fuji, a glamping resort nestled in the forests of a national park in Japan, is exactly what camping should be. That is, if camping included gourmet …

What You Need To Know About Japanese Green Tea

There are two types of people in the world: coffee drinkers and tea drinkers. What’s your drink of choice? Worldwide, coffee is the preferred drink …

Types of Japanese Onsen You Need to Know About

<i>Amidst snow sustaining temperatures,<br>people and beasts alike,<br>rest in steaming waters.</i><p><i>Japanese macaque monkeys enjoying the onsen in Nagano</i><p>If you ever …

Etiquette and Taboo For Onsen Visitors

As the Japanese do…<p>Onsen have been around for many centuries so it’s easy to assume the Japanese got the tradition down. Here's the step-by-step …

Going Green: Kyoto’s 5 Finest Vegetarian Restaurants

Choice Café and Restaurant<i><br>Photo Courtesy of Choice Café Kyoto</i><p>Eating strictly vegetarian — no meat, no seafood — can be a little tricky in Japan …

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Kyoto’s Must-Visit Temples and Shrines

If you’ve ever visited Kyoto, the serene city of 1.5 million in the center of Japan’s main Honshu province, you’re familiar with the ancient …

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5 Days in Japan’s Kanto Region – Tokyo, Kamakura and Fuji Five Lakes

With its skyscrapers, incredible landscape, fascinating history and fusion cuisine, Tokyo will electrify all of your senses. Having only 5 days will …

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Mount Fuji

Mount Fuji is the world-famous symbol of Japan; a beautifully symmetrical, snow-capped cone rising from the earth that has been inspiring poets, …

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Travel To Osaka - Top 10 Best Places

This is an A-list of 10 most fabulous places to visit so you are able to tell your friends that you have really been to Osaka.<p>Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan …

Our 3 Day Kyoto Itinerary: Visiting the Highlights

When I wrote our quick guide to Kyoto, I felt like I had to keep it reasonably short– namely, limit the number of photos. But I can’t stress enough …

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2 weeks in Japan with a Rail Pass – our itinerary

This itinerary takes you from Tokyo through Matsumoto, Nagoya, Kyoto, Osaka, Himeji to Hiroshima and all the way back to Tokyo. JR Pass was used …

Exploring Bali and Lombok: readers’ travel tips

Cycling in the rainforest, discovering secret beaches, eating with the locals, bathing in a volcanic spring … Readers get well off the beaten track on the isalnds of Bali and Lombok

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How To Lose Thigh Fat In 2 Weeks

Rebecca Beris<p>Read full profile<p>Ways to efficiently lose thigh fat and to keep it from coming back: maintain a healthy diet and do the right exercises. …

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5 weird signs you're vitamin deficient

When your body is trying to tell you something— for example, that you're skimping on critical vitamins— it may go to some strange lengths. "With today's diet of processed foods, it's easy to become vitamin deficient, either by not eating enough of the right foods or not absorbing them properly due …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipes for a vegetarian Christmas

Food & drink,Life and style,Christmas,Vegetarian food and drink,Vegetables,Rice,Cheese,Wine,Eggs,Main course,Side dish<p>Make vegetables the star of the festive table this year<p>Making a meal focused on vegetables is a particular challenge at Christmas. The turkey (or some other similarly hefty fowl) …

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Roast with the most: delicious packed lunch ideas for leftover veg

Roasting is one of the easiest ways to make the most of the abundance of winter vegetables – enjoy a packed lunch of kale crisps, cabbage carbonara or red onion couscous<p>Right about now, everywhere we look, there is an abundance of simply beautiful winter produce that we just can’t resist buying. …

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The best read travel stories of 2015

Going to Greece: a guide to the country, its islands and the best deals<p>Despite the economic storm, the sun shines on in Greece, and the tavernas, beaches, ancient sites and vineyards are ready to serve. In our in-depth guide you can discover where to go and where to stay, as well as the best places …

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Protein-Packed Vegetarian Recipes<p>Vegetarians need protein, too, and we’ve collected some of our best high-protein vegetarian recipes for breakfast, …

All You Is Now a Part of Southern Living

All You, a destination for the value-minded women looking to live well for less, is closing its doors–but don’t worry, you will still be able to find …

The recipe for a vegetarian Christmas feast | Feasting

This vegetarian Christmas lunch does away with all those side dishes and finicky meats to create a simpler feast of mushroom wellington, red cabbage with radichio, and sagey sprouts and squash: less fuss, but still full of flavour ...<p>I hosted a discussion at the Cook Christmas Bazaar last Saturday …

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