Carly Alanouf

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The 7 best backpacks for travelers

It's versatile enough to handle your needs, and basic enough to take anywhere and everywhere.<p>You don't need to trek through the wilderness or across entire continents to be a backpack person — maybe rolling a suitcase through a crowded terminal just isn't your forte. (Though if it is, there are …

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Walk, cycle, kayak or horse ride around some of the continent’s most stunning and remote corners<p>The Persians named Cappadocia “the land of beautiful horses” after its wild mountain ponies – and the striking landscape of deep canyons and strangely shaped rocks is perfect for an unusual horseback …

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Green Living for the Savvy City Dweller

You don't have to live on a farm to be a green machine. You can give the planet a green thumbs-up just by practicing a few of these sustainable-living tips I picked up along the way.<p>I wish I could live a sustainable lifestyle in which I conserve energy, diminish excess waste, and contribute to a …

How We Afford to Travel

Life is a product of our choices. One of the most important choices we make in life -- on a daily basis -- is what we spend our money on. I choose to spend a disproportionate amount of my money on travel for myself and my family. Spending lots of money on family travel is an investment in my …

19 places in the US to take your kids before they graduate

IT’S EASY TO GET LAZY and leave your child’s education up to their school. But, let’s be honest here — their education is your responsibility. Make …

How to Make Homemade Pizza, Grandma Pie-Style

A chewy-crisp crust, endless topping ideas, and do-ahead ease. Pizza made in a sheet pan is the simplest, tastiest way to feed a crowd.<p><b>Those supremely thin, hearth-blistered pizzas</b> coming out of upscale pizzerias these days? We love ‘em, but trying to replicate the conditions of an 800-degree …

6 Things Your Tongue Tells You

It’s more than the doorman for your throat—it’s a diagnostic wonder tool<p>There’s no need to wait until you’re in a dentist’s chair to open wide. Regularly inspecting your tongue in a mirror can help you detect issues in your mouth—and other parts of your body—before they become more serious. Stick …

Louisville dental school to create endowed fund

Louisville, Ky. — To help the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and its students meet future needs, Dr. Wayne Mortenson and his wife, Sue, …

Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato, and Pumpkin Recipes that Prove Orange Really Is the New Black

It's time: pumpkins, butternut squash, and sweet potatoes are starting to appear at the farmers' market. Here are 22 ways to use this seasonally appropriate produce<p><b>It's almost fall—therefore, everyone is going bonkers for butternut squash, pumpkin, and sweet potato.</b> As well they should. These …

Stem-Cell Dental Implants Grow New Teeth Right In Your Mouth

The loss of a tooth is a minor deformity and a major pain. Although dental implants are available, the healing process can take months on end, and implants that fail to align with the ever-growing jawbone tend to fall out. If only adult teeth could be regenerated, right?<p>According to a study …

How Coffee Can Save Your Teeth

Drinking this brew can help your teeth stay healthy—and in your mouth<p>Chugging a daily cup of joe may have you spewing sour coffee breath, but it also might pack some sweet rewards, too. Research from Boston University suggests that drinking coffee can help protect your chompers from periodontal …

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25 of Our Least-Loved Recipes...That You Should Make

With our huge database of recipes, it's inevitable that some get overlooked. Here are 25 recipes we think deserve a little attention.<p>With over 9,000 recipes in our database, it's inevitable that some really great ones would get lost in the mix. While some recipes are constantly getting rated and …

HugeDomains.com - ViralQuake.com is for sale (Viral Quake)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

The Ultimate Manifesto for Eternal Happiness & Work Overseas

The Ultimate Manifesto for Eternal Happiness and How to Find Work Overseas<p>So if you are a regular reader of this weblog I gots going here – kudos to …

Travel Hacks

<b>Share this infographic on your site!</b><p>Ways to stay safe and save money when traveling:<p><b>Buying a plane ticket</b><br>● Use reward cards<br>○ Some good ones to …

Terrible travel mishaps - and how you can avoid them

From the tiniest troubles (spilling your pre-flight Starbucks) to the absolute catastrophes (losing your passport in a strange country), no trip will go perfectly as planned. But there are preparations you can make to prevent a total vacation meltdown. Read on to find out what you can do before, …

Young kids' tooth decay hits 'epidemic' proportions

New education campaign highlights the seriousness of dental decay.<p>Tooth decay is largely preventable, but it remains one of the most common diseases of childhood — five times as common as asthma, and seven times as common as hay fever, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. …

Gene Expression Signature Reveals New Way to Classify Gum Disease

NEW YORK, NY (March 21, 2014) — Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) have devised a new system for classifying periodontal …

9 Ways to Upgrade Instant Ramen Noodles, with Ivan Orkin

Nine ways to upgrade your 69-cent noodles to "real adult human food," as presented by New York-Tokyo noodle guru Ivan Orkin<p>This is a video for two very distinct groups of eaters out there. On the one side, you might be a ramen aficionado, someone who's tried every bowl in your nearest city, knew …

Savory Hamantaschen, Inspired by Spain, Russia, India, and Beyond

For Purim, we're giving hamantaschen a savory makeover, with culinary influences from Spain, Russia, India, Mexico, and the Middle East<p>There's an old joke about how Jewish holidays are all the same: "They tried to kill us. We survived. Let's eat." And for Purim, which begins this Saturday night, …

40 Things to Do Before You Die

Best of Food, Arts and Culture<p>40 Things to Do Before You Die (PHOTOS)<p>By Devin Brown<p>September 26 2014 04:00 PM EDT<p>weather.com<p>Next<p>Snorkel With Whale …

PHOTOS: 11 Affordable Bucket List Adventures

Think dream trips to Machu Picchu and the Great Wall of China are financially out of your reach? Think again. We've got the inside scoop on these and …

18 Life Lessons Learned From Traveling The World

By Matthew Kepnes,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1gSYViY<p>I never thought I would still be nomadic. My original round-the-world trip was only …

How to Visit Paris Without Getting Your Pocket Picked

7 Most Outrageous Travel Fees—and How to Prepare for Them!

Even the most careful trip planners can get blindsided by these surprise expenses. Learn the most common budget-busting fees before they bite you in …

10 Best Off-Season Adventures (Photos)

Travel Bargains<p>Avoid the crowds and bag a bargain by travelling to the world’s best bits when everyone else isn’t.<p>10.19.13 9:00 PM ET<p>Getty