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43 free career-advancing courses you can take (and actually finish) this summer

Yes, summer is the perfect time to relax and recharge. But, it's also the perfect time to pick up a few new skills. Put that relaxed brain (and work …

London's Weed-Themed Pop-Up Cannabistro Serves No Real Weed

London restaurateurs can't legally hold weed pop-ups yet, but sure can hold ones inspired by the drug. According to the <i>Telegraph</i>, the chefs at event company Grub London are hosting a two night pop-up restaurant called "Cannabistro." It's apparently London's first weed-themed restaurant and it …

How to Tell When Your 5-Year-Old Likes His Lunch

<i>If you like reading what Amanda feeds her kids, you'll love taking a look into what other people—both in the food world and the world at large—prepare for their own children (and occasionally their significant others and maybe even their pets). Prepare to be either resentful or appreciative of your</i> …

Master the World's Most Important Skill: Bar Seating

Avoid being the hovering jerk at a crowded bar and score the seat you'll want to stay in all night.<p>I don't understand people who don't prefer to sit at the bar. What's the advantage of sitting at a table? Your server is always nowhere in your vicinity? You have a crusty bottle of ketchup in arm's …

4 Crazy-Good Kebab Recipes

Summer and skewers go hand-in-hand, so put one of these crowd-pleasing kebab recipes on your next party menu. Food is just more fun when it's served on a stick.<p><b>1. Honey, Lime & Sriracha Chicken Skewers</b><p>These chicken skewers marinated in honey, lime juice and Sriracha are every bit as good as they …

A 'Puff, The Magic Dragon'-Themed Restaurant Is Coming Soon

"Puff, The Magic Dragon," the beloved children's song made famous by legendary 60's folk trio Peter, Paul, and Mary, and which was later turned into a successful book by song authors Peter Yarrow and Lenny Lipton, will become a restaurant chain, according to this press release from PRWeb.<p>"It's …

Master the Lattice Pie Crust With This Step-by-Step Guide

Weave your way to a classic lattice crust.<p><b>Venting and crimping the top crust</b> of your pie doesn't just make it look beautiful; it also releases steam and keeps the filling sealed inside. And no venting style is more impressive than the lattice crust. Senior food editor <b>Alison Roman</b> explains how to …

12 Easy Slow Cooker Recipes for New Moms

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>When you’re already exhausted, a crock-pot can be a new mom’s best friend. Simply throw the ingredients in, hit the on/off button, …

Slow Cookers

6 Incredible Private Islands You Can Rent for a Summer Getaway

Your vacation just got a major upgrade.<p>Want to get away from it all, but bring everyone along with you, too? The jet-set solution is to hightail it to a private island—and rent out the entire place for yourself. Though the vast majority of us couldn't swing these high prices, those who can have a …

Architecture Students Build A Suit That Simulates Sleeping In Zero Gravity

Sleeping in space seems great–you have an incredible view of the stars, for one thing, plus without gravity pulling you down, you probably won’t wake up up with a sore back. Architecture students at AA Visiting School Slovenia figured out a way to simulate the feeling of sleeping in space: by …

21 Vegan Barbecue Staples That'll Make Any Cookout An Herbivore's Delight

Just because you don't eat meat products doesn't mean you have to suffer through a vacuous frozen veggie burger while everyone else at the summer barbecue chows down on hot, delicious grill food.<p>You, dear vegan, deserve the very best. And, as it happens, the very best cookout foods are often vegan. …

Cook Out

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Top 10 new species for 2015 (pictures)

Does the Octopus Have a Soul?

They’re slippery, clever, and adaptable, and a fascinating new book showcases evidence that these eight-legged terrors of the deep may even be able …

25 Summer Essential Recipes You Should Master

Summer foods shouldn't be complicated—they don't need to be when so much is in season—it should just be good. We've gathered up 25 classic recipes to take you from Memorial Day to Labor Day.<p><b>Summer, man. It's back.</b> And with it comes long, warm days and nights that should be spent next to the grill, …

Cooking

WWII love letters tell of romance and tragedy

By Michael E. Ruane<p>, Reporter<p>It was not until three years after her mother died in 1990 that DeRonda Elliott opened the suitcase containing the letters her parents exchanged during World War II.<p>Despite her mother’s urging, she had never been able to bring herself to read them. It was her parents’ …

D Day

25 Best Personal Finance Books for Your Summer Reading List

<i>By Laura Woods, Contributor</i><p>While you relax in the sun by the pool this summer, make the most of your free time by checking out 25 of the hottest, newest and best-selling personal finance books. Learn how to catapult yourself to success and better manage your funds so that you can have even more …

Self-improvement

Memorial Day BBQ: Seven things you can grill that aren't meat

From peaches to asparagus, pineapple rings to polenta, there’s a wealth of tasty alternatives – and you don’t need to be a vegetarian to enjoy them<p>I was going to start this article by consoling all vegetarians and vegans, reminding them they don’t need to feel sorry if attending a BBQ on Memorial …

It's Monday and you could be forgiven for sitting at work daydreaming of being somewhere else ... and this might be just where you're imagining. #Lonelyplanet writer, @gbloom4, recently took this shot while on the road in the Philippines at Bohol Beach Club on Panglao's best beach, just north of Alona. Besides scenery like this, the main draw card of this region is the exceptional underwater scene around Alona. Divers can score nifty package deals by combining dives with accommodation. #LPinPhilippines #lp #travel

What Work Will Look Like In 2025

The experts weigh in on the future of work a decade from now.<p>Anyone who grew up with the notion that we’d all have jet packs and robot housekeepers by 2015 knows that predicting the future is a risky business. But as technology continues to develop and various trends, demographic shifts, and other …

FAO Schwarz: Too priceless for words, and for customers

By Lindsey Bever<p>, Reporter<p>Nick Kirkpatrick<p>, Photo editor<p>FAO Schwarz is weeks away from closing the doors to its landmark toy store on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue, a store that offered more than merchandise; it offered an “experience.” When the toy empire moved there in 1986, it wrapped the building …

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