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3 books that will change your mindset about money

There are a lot of great personal finance books out there to choose from but only some that can change the way you think.<p>Below, CNBC Make It rounded …

Personal Finance

Walt Disney World Basically Just Opened A Theme Park For Food

No time to wait in line for your evening dessert? Guests who prefer their sweets in hand as quickly as their cash will love Sprinkles’ Cupcake ATM, …

Walt Disney World Resort

40 Easy Vegetarian Dinner Ideas You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less

Yay, you’re trying to cut back on meat. But don’t fall into the salad, pasta and stir-fry boredom spiral. Here are 40 totally low-maintenance …

Cooking

This Is The Ultimate List Of Dream Vacations For 2018

Travel can be restorative experience, whether it is a road trip to a neighboring town or a flight across the country.<p>But there are trips and then there are dream vacations. We’re talking about the ones that could serve as fodder for dinner conversations for years from now. The kind of a trip whose …

Silk Road

This Oregon Company Crafts Exceptional Tiny Homes Starting at $40K

Hunkered down during a week-long snow storm, three couples hatch a plan to build purposefully designed and expertly crafted tiny homes under the moniker Tiny Heirloom.<p>In early 2014, Portland, Oregon–based brothers Jason and Zach Francis were building traditional, stick-and-brick homes while their …

Living Rooms

17 Things You Never Knew About the Alamo

While many San Antonio visitors are surprised to see how small the actual structure is, there’s no doubt that the history surrounding the Alamo …

San Antonio

Route 66 – the US road trip favourite – is under threat

There are few journeys as quintessentially American as a road trip along Route 66, but the “main street of America” may be under threat.<p>The National Trust for Historic Preservation, a non-profit that seeks to protect historic places, has released its 2018 list of America’s 11 Most Endangered …

Travel

All You Need For This Celebrity Trainer's Killer Ab Workout Is a Pillow

Looking for a killer ab workout? You don't need to head to a fancy studio or even the gym; fire up those ab muscles right in the comfort of your own home. As celebrity trainer Jeanette Jenkins showed in an Instagram video, all you need are a throw pillow and a comfy surface to lie on.<p>Jeanette shows …

Exercise

The 11 Smartest Documentaries on Netflix

Expand your mind with stories about conjoined twins, false confessions, and the time John Huston went off to fight in World War II.<p>Perhaps the quickest way to <i>Matrix</i>-download new knowledge into your brain is to consume it in documentary form. All you have to do is plop yourself in front of a screen …

Rachel Dolezal

Experience old school Americana at Michigan’s Grand Hotel, an iconic lake escape on Mackinac Island | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

<b>What is it?</b> For generations of Midwestern Americans, summer has meant a stay at the Grand Hotel, an iconic lake retreat on Mackinac Island, …

Road Trip: 13 Dream Places to Check out in New York

The Hudson Valley's Bannerman Castle is one of the slightly surreal spots on this list.<p><i>Editor's Note: These are beautiful places so we brought this</i> …

Buying a Rental Property for the First Time? Here Are Your 4 Most Important Considerations

Are you thinking about buying a rental property? Congratulations! That’s a huge step toward financial growth. However, be aware that buying a rental …

The 6 Most Romantic Places in the Southwest

The American Southwest is one of the most beautiful regions in the United States. Within it, travelers can access mountains, deserts, national parks …

5 Tiny Cottage Makeovers That Will Blow Your Mind

1 of 37<p>Cottage 1: Hamptons Hideaway<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 37<p>Kitchen: Before<p>3 of 37<p>Kitchen: After<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 37<p>Living Room: After<p>Advertisement<p>5 of …

America's Best All-Inclusive Resorts

“I just love having everything paid for up front,” says Renee Pagnani, who has vacationed at the same all-inclusive resort for six years in a row. …

10 Best Little Beach Towns To Visit in Fall

1 of 10<p>Half Moon Bay, California<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Hilton Head Island, South Carolina<p>3 of 10<p>Cape May, New Jersey<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Fennville, …

Our New Favorite 800-Square-Foot Cottage (That You Can Have Too!)

1 of 11<p>This Small Space Still Has Major Charm<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>Exterior Charm<p>3 of 11<p>Prettiest Porch on the Block<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 11<p>Living Space …

Uncovering the Best Food in New York City's Chinatown

Restaurateur Wilson Tang shows us the hidden gems of NYC's Chinatown.<p>After the September 11 attacks, Wilson Tang decided to leave his corporate job and become a restauranteur. He took over his uncle's dim sum restaurant, Nom Wah Tea Parlor, and dedicated himself to incorporating the neighborhood's …

New York City

Discover the Best of Washington, D.C.

Make the most of your time in the capital with these top ten tips.<p>As the capital of the United States, Washington, D.C., offers travelers a bounty of world-class attractions and cultural diversity. Here are ten great ways to spend your time.<p><b>Natural Wonder</b><p>Only 15 miles from Washington, D.C., is the …

Travel Photography

National Parks Bucket List: Our Ultimate Guide to the Most Majestic Natural Escapes in the West

While the fate of our country's most majestic swaths of nature hangs in the balance, there is no time like the present to visit our national …

6 Foundations Every Woman Over 40 Should Be Using

It’s hard to achieve the perfect glam without foundation. After all, the product is designed to help turn your face into an even, flawless …

The Ultimate Arizona & Utah Road Trip Guide: 15 Days Of Scenic Byways, Canyons, Hiking And Exploring

Arizona and Utah are amongst my favourite places on Earth. The stunning natural beauty speaks for itself. Jaw-dropping canyons, snaking rivers, rusty …

Everything You Need to Know to Train for a Half Marathon

If you can run, you can run a half marathon—seriously! This guide has everything you need to cross the finish line.<p>If you happened to find yourself …

19 NYC Secrets Even New Yorkers Don't Know

When you're living in a city whose history dates back to the 1600s, every day is an opportunity to discover another mind-blowing piece of historical …

The Top 5 Places You MUST Visit on Your Trip to Japan

Traveling to Japan was a life-changing experience for me, and I'd recommend it anyone. From its rich culture to its fashion-forward citizens — not to mention the decadent meals — this beautiful and welcoming country should be at the top of your travel bucket list. I only visited for a week, but …

The 100 novels Americans love the most, based on a survey of thousands

In 2018, Michael Wolff’s <i>Fire and Fury</i> and James Comey’s <i>A Higher Loyalty</i> have captured US readers with juicy insights into the Trump White House. But what books bring Americans deep, blithe pleasure?<p>Starting in May, PBS will run a series called <i>The Great American Read</i>, in which journalist Meredith …

Literature

Airbnb 'Superhosts' Spill Their Money Making Secrets

Most hosts earn less than $500 a month—but learn the tricks of the trade and you can bring in much, much more.<p>For all the controversy about people illegally renting out their apartments on Airbnb and making affordable housing harder to find for long-term renters, you might think most Airbnb hosts …

Personal Finance

The Top 10 Things For Adults to Do at Disney World

Going to Walt Disney World as an adult without kids can seem daunting. What is there to do besides see Mickey, ride Space Mountain, and eat Mickey-shaped treats all day long? For adults, there's actually quite a bit to do! While some ideas might be a little more creative or be an extra charge, they …

Walt Disney Company

Secret to financial freedom: Why the 50/30/20 savings rule is a win

<i>JOHANNESBURG — In this excellent article, independent financial advisor and asset management consultant Candice Paine outlines some key tips to</i> …

17 Most Beautiful Architecture Cities in Europe

Here is a list of ten best architecture cities in Europe where architecture is synonymous with life, of history and with an indomitable human</b> …