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Slow Cooker 3-Ingredient French Dips Recipe

"This is a super simple-recipe. It's always a hit with my family! I love it served on French rolls; they soak up the au jus and taste …

Cooking

Eight Hostels for When You're Too Old to Stay at a Hostel

Sure, college students and party animals may seek out hostels as an ideal way to meet other young travelers and save money on the road, but there comes a point in every traveler's life when showering with flip-flops and playing drinking games with strangers becomes less appealing, and clean bedding …

Swimming Pools

50 Amazing Wines for $15 or Less

Wine editors Ray Isle and Megan Krigbaum tasted hundreds of wines to find these 50 bottles.<p><i>Wine editors Ray Isle and Megan Krigbaum tasted hundreds</i> …

Banana Recipes for Athletes

Bananas are an athlete staple. They pack a nutritional punch with high levels of potassium, vitamin B6 and fiber and (despite common belief to the contrary) they score low on the Glycemic Index, meaning they won't spike your blood sugar. They're also versatile and can be used in everything from …

Breakfast

Why You Should Be Drinking More Argentine Malbec

As roasting and braising season is drawing to a close, and grilling season is fast approaching, the versatility of Argentina's most famous grape, …

Argentina

6 Apps That Fit Charity Into Your Daily Routine

Social Good Apps That Fit Into Your Daily Routine<p>1. Instead<p>2. I Can Go Without<p>3. Charity Miles<p>4. One Today<p>5. Donate a Photo<p>6. Check-in for Good<p>A pen …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

“I’m just not a math person.”<p>We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably <i>are</i> a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. …

Mathematics

Why You Shouldn't Buy (Super) Cheap Pinot Noir

Pinot noir is popular, delicious, and so frustratingly expensive. How cheap is too cheap?

50 Things You Will Never Be Able To Forget

If we forget the past, then we are doomed to eat green ketchup again.

32 Vegan Recipes That Are Perfect For Thanksgiving

"Oh, I'd love a boiled potato and some plain green beans for Thanksgiving dinner." Said no vegan, ever. Don't be that host.

Vegan

On a Budget in Thailand? Consider a Meditation Retreat

In Thailand, on a budget, and looking to explore your spiritual side?<p>It's time to consider signing up for one of the ubiquitous seven-to-ten-day (generally silent) meditation retreats held all across the country. Buddhism is particularly widespread and thriving in Thailand, and many organizations …

Meditation

Personalized Recipe Recommendations and Search

The smart cooking sidekick that learns what you like and customizes the experience to your personal tastes, nutritional needs, skill level, and more.

YA Summer Reading: 17 Amazing Books To Get You Through September

<b>By Riley Griffin, 17</b><p>A few blocks from my house is a bookstore. There, on the second floor, in the small corner by the window, is where I am happiest. It’s my “the eye of the storm”: a sanctuary that allows me to avoid the calamities of this world by escaping to another. Call me old-fashioned, but …

15 Need-to-Know Custom Clothing Companies

No one does DIY quite like Brit + Co. Whether it’s friendship bracelets, a trendy up-do or the classic summer beach wrap, they have you covered. But, if you’re like me, you probably throw your favorite DIY ideas on a Pinterest board and end up saving them for a rainy day.<p>If you can’t customize your …

Clothing

13 Beauty Treats That Will Keep You Cool All Summer

Need relief when the temperature spikes? Chill out with these must-have products.<p>Photo: Courtesy of L'Occitane<p>L'Occitane Angelica Eye Roll-On<p>Photo: …

Mike Stilkey’s Painted Books

Los Angeles-based artist Mike Stilkey likes to experiment with the canvases he chooses for his whimsical paintings, including vintage paper, record covers, book pages, and most interestingly on hardcover books themselves. In a previous interview, Stilkey says:<p>I was painting on book pages for …

Blended Mixed Drinks You'll Think Are Desserts

What do you get when a little paper umbrella walks into a bakery? These frothy cocktails, which taste like banana-cream pie, berry cobbler and other …

Creative DIY Wallpaper for a Special Touch

We’ve all know how a simple coat of paint can instantly change a room. So it comes as no surprise that wallpaper can transform a space just as …

Turn an Old Jenga Set into a Necklace Rack

There’s nothing worse than an incomplete Jenga set. Okay okay, there are a lot of things that are much worse… but it is definitely a bummer when you go to play a game of Jenga and you’re missing a few pieces. Instead of feeling sad about a useless game, here’s a way to turn it into a coat rack, …

Crafting

Homemade Strawberry Fruit Rollups Recipe

Home » Recipes » Dessert » Homemade Strawberry Fruit Rollups<p>May 16, 2013<p><i>This Homemade Strawberry Fruit Rollups recipe is a fun, natural way to enjoy</i> …

Food

30 Must-Have iPhone Apps For Frequent Flyers

Your iPhone could be your most valuable travel companion. It can help you get the best seats on and off the plane, get you to the gate on time, find convenient airport lounges, avoid weather cancellations and even help you find the bathroom in a pitch dark hotel room. All these apps are available …

The 13 Best Hiking Trails in the World (Photos)

Summer is finally here! Take advantage of the beautiful weather and hike one of the world’s best trails.

Parents: Parenting News & Advice for Moms and Dads

Iesha Champs posted photos with her “mini lawyers” to mark the milestone.<p>The TODAY correspondent spoke about her grandmother losing her 3-year-old …

Parenting

Summer Books: 15 New Releases To Put On Your Reading List

These 15 new books for May include stirring new fiction from Isabel Allende, a memoir from a 6'7" librarian struggling with Tourette's syndrome, a hilarious novel of a young man's job as a bird tracker and more.

20 Highbrow Books to Read on the Beach This Summer

For even the most seasoned of book nerds, a trip to the beach can raise some difficult questions. After all, you don’t want to waste your precious …

10 Great Bands You've Never Heard

From Earl Sweatshirt to Divine Fits, the sounds of summer you need to have on your beach mix.<p>Not long after he took the stage Friday at the Gorge …