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Forget The Pancakes, This Blueberry Dish Is So Much Better…

Blueberry Buttermilk Breakfast Cake<p>Save<p>Breakfast is (by far) our favorite meal, so it’s only natural for us to get excited about new and delicious …

30 Easy Ways To Eat Healthier On A Budget

Because it really shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg.<p><i>Some responses have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

A Stunning J Class Yacht Tribute

Specialty publisher Delius Klasing in Germany has just released the impressive coffee-table book <i>J Class</i>, which includes large, four-page foldout …

Sailing

Super-Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes So You Can Show Off Without Stress

To make a shortcut version of decorated sugar cookies, embellish the dough with chocolate chips and mint extract, then glaze the finished product with creamy icing and crushed peppermint candies.

Garden Travel: An Insider’s 9 Favorite English Gardens to Visit

Our UK correspondent Kendra Wilson has a collector’s eye for gardens. Crisscrossing the country with camera in hand, she visits English gardens both …

Paul Meulman

See the pandas (but skip the crowds) at the San Diego Zoo

Love pandas? Plan a trip to the San Diego Zoo<p>The Globe and Mail | <br>Show Description<p>Catherine Dawson March on a special feature offered by the San Diego Zoo<p>More from this section<p>Editor's Picks<p>Add to Watchlist<p>We've run into a glitch. Please try again later.

Alberta Photographer Of The Month: Marc Fariaz (PHOTOS)

There's no doubt Alberta-based photographer Marc Fariaz is having a serious love affair with Alberta's spectacular wilderness.<p>Flipping through his …

Project seeks to harness – and harvest – the force of Fundy

Five years ago, the Irish company OpenHydro installed a 10-tonne, multimillion-dollar tidal turbine on the floor of the Minas Passage – a narrow body of water dominated by the magnificent basalt cliffs of Cape Split that connects the Minas Basin to the Bay of Fundy.<p>This was a historic first in …

35 Lessons Learned So Far on This Journey Called Life

If 50 is the "new 30" and 40 is the "new 20," I'm not sure where I fit on the age spectrum, but as I mark the beginning of my personal new yaer I took some time to reflect on a few lessons that I've learned along the way. I've gleaned these nuggets through picking myself up after I've fallen; …

10 Things Happy People Understand

All of us have been around people who are genuinely happy. Happiness I have found, is not something that always comes naturally. Actually, it takes work. It requires us to deliberately and consistently take stock of our lives.<p>There are ten characteristics that seem universal to happy people. It is …

10 Reasons Why a Dirty House Is Good for Your Marriage

For the record, we both love a tidy house. We love a clean, well-lighted place to read a book or work on a hilarious and/enlightening post for EMandLO.com. Dirty, messy houses can be annoying, stressful, and, yes, smelly. But sometimes, it simply can't be helped. And when it can't, stressing about …

The Legacy and Tragedy of the Life of Dr. Sophia Yin

On Sunday, Sept. 28, Dr. Sophia Yin, one of the world's most respected and important veterinary behaviorists, committed suicide. She was 48.<p>Dr. Yin was a pioneer in the field of force-free, positive-reinforcement dog training. It would be hard to understate her contribution to the world of humane …

13 Simple Tricks To A Long And Happy Marriage

It's no secret that marriage takes work. After all, we're only human, and humans make mistakes, have bad days and sometimes even forget to load the dishwasher (<i>again</i>).<p>Nevertheless, some couples are able to foster happy, healthy, totally awesome marriages that actually do last a lifetime. How?<p>A a …

5 Things You Need to Stop Telling Yourself if You Want to Be Happy

Too many of us are content to live a good enough life. If we were asked what happiness means, we wouldn't have an answer, because we gave up on happiness long ago.<p>There are many people in some really difficult situations; they're living through things that we'll never understand, but there are …

101 Things I Will Teach My Daughter

1. The most beautiful thing you can do is smile.<p>2. Embrace whatever genre of music you enjoy listening to. Don't let anyone tell you it's "not music."<p>3. But just know there will never be a better song than "In the Air Tonight" by Phil Collins.<p>4. It's OK to think another woman is beautiful.<p>5. Don't …

The Art of Swallowing

Although Hollywood may try to convince us otherwise, the truth is that relationships are not built on grand romantic gestures. They're not even built on medium-sized ones. They are actually based on the tiny-but-cumulative acts of daily love within a partnership. The little things that make up a …

It’s SUMMERTIME! You Feelin’ LUCKY, Pup?

Spread the Cute:<p>It looks like ALL these puppehs are lucky! The Lucky Puppy pet service in Maybee, Michigan just tossed another Puppeh Pool Parteh, …

Dog That Walked 30 Miles To Get Rejected By Owner Now Getting 5-Star Treatment And New Home (UPDATED)

Ma Kettle is an arthritic senior Lab who walked 30 miles to try to get home -- only to be rejected by her former family once she arrived.<p>The dog had seen a country song's amount of sadness already. Ma Kettle's previous owner -- who called her Lady -- died in 2012, leaving her homeless. She was …

Garden Visit: A Parisian Stylist in Provence

At the age of 69, Nicole de Vésian’s real adventure started. Retired from a career of designing hats and linens for Hermès, she decamped to Provence …

A Secret Garden: Beauty in the Berkshires

We always suspected our readers are incredible gardeners. Now we’re thrilled to have hard evidence.<p>After asking you a couple of weeks ago to send us …

14 Engagement Photos That Will Make You Fall In Love With Nature

If you and your husband- or wife-to-be decide to take engagement photos, you need the perfect background -- something timeless and beautiful that you'll want to look at forever.<p>That's why photographers often do these pre-wedding shoots in the great outdoors. Below are 14 awe-inspiring photos that …

Who needs Banff? This is where you should take your canoe

Ian Eakins draws a map with his finger on the dusty back window of his old Chevy Suburban. Here’s where most people go, he says: Vancouver, Whistler, Banff: the Golden Triangle. But beside it, in the east-central corner of British Columbia, is Wells Gray Provincial Park, all 5,200 square kilometres …

Jason Banks sent us this photo showing that working on P.E.I. doesn't stop because of a tropical storm. "Draft horses at work collecting Irish Moss during storm Arthur at North Cape, P.E.I.," wrote Jason. You can send us your photos from your part of Canada using our upload tool: http://yournews.cbc.ca/upload ^jb

Sleepy Elephant Is Lulled To Sleep By Her Singing Friend (VIDEO)

Faa Mai, who lives at the Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai, Thailand, is one lucky pachyderm.<p>Watch the video above to see Faa Mai snoring happily while Sangduen “Lek” Chailert sings her a song. Lek is the co-founder of the sanctuary, dedicated to saving and rehabilitating elephants in Thailand. …

Attention, American expats in Canada: The IRS is eyeing you

Jeff Fortin has been living in this country since he was a boy, but every year he endures the drudgery of filing both a U.S. and Canadian tax return.<p>"You go through the exercise, which I can assure you is arduous," says the tax adviser with Burnet Duckworth & Palmer LLP in Calgary.<p>"It takes me, I …

Five ways to go from negative thinking to positive results

Whether or not you want to believe it, a powerful force is at work in your life. It's called the Law of Attraction, and it's attracting people, opportunities, situations and relationships. Unfortunately not all of them are good.<p>Before you stop reading this and dismiss it as some New Age "woo woo" …

Moncton remembers fallen Mounties

RCMP officers march beside a hearse during the funeral procession for their three fellow officers who were killed last week in Moncton. (Mark Blinch/Reuters)<p>Mourners line the route of the funeral procession for Constables Fabrice Gévaudan, David Ross and Douglas Larche. (Mark Blinch/Reuters)<p>So many …