Carole Galdina

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How to Clean Your House Like a Professional Housekeeper

There will come a time in your life where you look around your home and decide you need professional intervention for the mess you’ve made or accrued …

Cleaning

Roasted Tomatoes & Tortellini Is Buttered Noodles 2.0

If you need more proof that butter truly makes everything better, cancel tonight's dinner plans and make this tortellini instead. Roast halved cherry …

Recipes

The internet reacts to Anthony Bourdain’s suicide: ‘Thank you for helping open the world’

Fans grappled with the tragic news that Anthony Bourdain took his own life, and they shared their thoughts about what the chef, world traveler and …

Anthony Bourdain

10 day Italy itinerary - perfect for first time visitors

Are you dreaming of Italy and want some ideas to help you plan your itinerary?<p>This country full of history, culture, delicious food and incredible …

Italy

My Quest For The True Story Of Charles Manson Brought Me Face-To-Face With Evil

He gave me an almost half smile as he strode down the whitewashed prison corridor, his lanky frame settling in to a chair only three feet away from me. Then, only stale air separated me from Charles “Tex” Watson, the self-proclaimed right-hand man of cult leader and murderer Charles Manson.<p>He was …

Crime

Robocalls Have Become an Epidemic. Do These 2 Things Now to Stop Them

It's easy.<p>How many times a day do you pick up the phone, only to have it be a recording? Or worse, a spam call pushing a sale?<p>Robocalls have become …

Identity Theft

The ultimate packing list for your trip to Italy

Ciao a tutti! That’s <b>hello everyone</b> in Italian.<p>I’m sure you are excited to be be heading to Italy and you should be! Italy is such a vibrant country …

9 Incredibly Cool and Unique New Tech Toys You Have to See

It can seem like a thousand new products hit the market every day. Because of that, the sheer amount of gear, gadgets and accessories can quickly …

A Jewish Writer Kept a Secret Diary During the Nazi Occupation of France. It Offers an Important Lesson About History

From June 1940 to January 1944, with Nazi forces occupying France, the Jewish novelist Léon Werth — an unclassifiable writer who had published books …

What If Robert F. Kennedy Had Become President?

A new Netflix documentary about his 1968 campaign and assassination seems to ask that question.<p>The most surprising thing about <i>Bobby Kennedy for President</i>, a new four-part documentary that debuted Friday on Netflix, is how every frame of archival footage of Robert Kennedy seems to feature a hundred …

Robert F. Kennedy

Why The Handmaid’s Tale is so relevant today

Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel drew on real-life politics but has never been more prescient, writes Jennifer Keishin Armstrong.<p>A white, wide-brimmed bonnet and a red cloak have come to mean one thing: women’s oppression. Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale seared this image into our …

Literature

Carne Asada

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — April 22, 2018<p>When it comes to the <b>best carne asada</b>, I’ve had my fair share in Mexico. And the truth is there’s no …

Sachsenhausen concentration camp: Anniversary of liberation

On April 22, 1945, Sachsenhausen concentration camp near Berlin was liberated. Over 700,000 visitors flock to the museum and memorial site each year. …

What Ken Burns Left Out of the Vietnam Story

From LA Progressive<p>The Vietnam War: An Intimate History by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns<br>(Image by (Knopf, 2017; 640 pages)) Permission Details DMCA<p>- …

Antidepressants and Withdrawal: Readers Tell Their Stories

In a widely read article on antidepressant withdrawal published on April 8, The New York Times invited readers to describe their experiences coming off the drugs. More than 8,800 people responded — teenagers, college students, new mothers, empty-nesters retirees.<p>Dozens did write in to say the drugs …

Mental Health

3 Days in Paris: The Ultimate Paris Itinerary

So, you’re planning a trip to Paris? Welcome to one of our favorite cities. With 3 days in Paris, you have enough time to take in the view from the …

France

This Easy Sheet Cake Recipe Doesn't Seem Like It Should Work, but It's Incredible

By Claire Saffitz<p>Our new favorite sheet cake recipe is a little unconventional, but the result—fluffy, lighter-than-air yellow cake cloaked in dreamy chocolate-cream cheese frosting—is the stuff of birthday dreams.<p>If you’ve ever made a cake before, then you might look at the recipe for our Easy …

Why You Should Get the New Shingles Vaccine

I love my local YMCA for many reasons beyond my daily swim. Top of the list: the friendships and conversations in the locker room that are frequent sources of valuable information, connections and motivation. For example, I recently overheard a discussion about Y members and friends of members who …

Public Health

Cheesecake Cupcakes Recipe

"When I make these, people just RAVE about them! Mini cheesecakes with sour cream topping."<p>Ingredients<p>3 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese<p>1 cup white …

Robert De Niro Slams Donald Trump's 'World of Dishonesty and Greed' at Fulfillment Fund Benefit

The occasion was a charity fundraising dinner, but Robert De Niro was anything but charitable in his remarks about President Donald Trump and what he …

Donald Trump

Erika Girardi on Painful Past — and Realizing She Was in a 'Wealthy Coma' After Marriage

From the outside, Erika Girardi looks to have a picture perfect life. Outspoken and confident, Girardi, whose alter ego Erika Jayne epitomizes …

Warning Signs That A Person Has A Low Self-Esteem

People who are mostly silent in social gatherings, or usually feel comfortable in being alone are the ones with a low self-esteem. It might seem as …

Self-help

Putin: The New Tsar review – a portrait of a lonely, lying narcissist

It was 2006, not long since Vladimir Putin had passed a new law allowing the KGB to kill traitors outside Russia, and soon after Alexander Litvinenko was poisoned after visiting a London sushi bar. Mikheil Saakashvili, the then president of Georgia, remembers being at a banquet with Putin and …

Russia

There's 28 hidden iPhone tricks and tips you need to know about

Are you an experienced iPhone user?<p>With so much technology surrounding Apple iPhone models it is not surprising there are still tips and tricks even …

“She’s in Immense Personal Jeopardy”: Even for Hope Hicks, the West Wing Got Too Hot

“Emotionally overwhelmed” by the headlines over Rob Porter, manipulated by Kelly, and interviewed by Mueller and Congress, the president’s surrogate daughter is leaving the Trump bunker at one of his toughest moments.<p>On the list of ways <b>Donald Trump’s</b> presidency has no historical precedent, staff …

The 15 biggest differences between French and American parenting

There are few things that the mythos of the French lifestyle — which purports that everything the French do, from eating to wearing clothes to putting on weddings— hasn't touched.<p>It also extends, unsurprisingly, to parenting. And, as it turns out, there are a few distinctive differences in …

The World's Best Hotels in Every U.S. State, Mapped

Now I love a hotel stay as much as the next person, but time after time I've checked in with high hopes and left feeling — <i>well</i> — a little …

New Jersey

The best area to stay in Paris: a guide to the best arrondissements to stay in Paris

Hi Frugalistas! Yes, I’m talking about Paris again. Because I know you like reading about Paris, and because I’m planning a trip to Paris (again…..I …

France

We need to remember FDR's remarkable explanation for why we were fighting Hitler

Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “infamy” speech to Congress asking for a declaration of war against Japan is among the most famous in American history. In …

Human Rights