Christine Mendoza

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Emily Blunt: 'Nobody goes through life unscathed'

She made her name playing Queen Victoria and Meryl Streep’s mean assistant – but is Emily Blunt as plain-speaking in real life?<p>Emily Blunt’s first professional acting job was at the age of 18, in a West End play called The Royal Family, directed by Peter Hall. It was 2001 and she had, until then, …

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How Can I Learn to Appreciate the Different Tastes of Whiskey?

<i>Whenever I drink whiskey all I taste is the alcohol. How can I learn to detect flavors and differences in whiskey, scotch, bourbon, single malt vs. blended, etc.?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access</i> …

11 Warming Oatmeals to Start Your Day

Gallery11 Warming Oatmeals to Start Your Day<p>Living in New England, I've learned there are really only two seasons: cold and not-cold. According to the calendar, fall has only just begun, but in the northeast the weather is shifting already. I'm pulling out my warm socks and extra blankets, and …

Editors’ Picks: 10 Favorite Sources for Bargain Vintage Furniture

Here at Remodelista we’ve participated in our share of eBay auctions. We’ve also have been known to obsessively check the local Craigslist listings …

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Chewy Molasses Cookies

In this recipe, molasses keeps these cookies magically fresh and chewy for days.<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1½ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>1 teaspoon ground ginger<p>¾ teaspoon ground cardamom<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 large egg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted<p>⅓ cup …

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The Pope in the Attic: Benedict in the Time of Francis

What’s it like for the first living ex-pope in 600 years to watch from up close as the successor he enabled dismantles his legacy?<p>These days, he is an <i>autoclaustrato</i>, a self-cloistered contemplative in an order with a membership of one.<p>His name is still Benedict, 15 months after he renounced the …