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The real benefits of Dry January: Should you abstain from alcohol for a month?

If you're tempted to ditch drink for a month as part of a New Year health kick, this is what you need to know…<p>With Christmas over, shorter days and …

Wellness

The one thing nutritionists want you to stop eating in 2018

Healthy diet changes to make, according to the experts<p>Can you become healthier this new year simply by cutting out one thing from your diet? We posed …

Nutrition

Why micro-actions are the secret to smashing your healthy resolutions

Getting healthy IS possible, as long as you're smart about how you do it.<p>When you decide to get healthy, it's easy to look at your new and improved …

Stanford University

The science of Sad: understanding the causes of ‘winter depression’

The darker days and colder weather can bring with them a feeling of low spirits. So, what makes people susceptible to seasonal affective disorder, and what are the best ways to treat it?<p>For many of us in the UK, the annual ritual of putting the clocks back for daylight saving time can be …

Ice Age

Spain urges Catalonia secessionists to obey Madrid | Reuters

BARCELONA (Reuters) - The Spanish government on Sunday urged Catalans to accept direct control from Madrid and ignore instructions from the restive region’s secessionist leadership once it has been removed from power.<p>Sunday’s message came a day after Madrid resolved to take the unprecedented …

Europe

3 fifty-plus women on taking an adult gap year and never looking back

They reveal their best bits, how the experience changed them and their most treasured piece of advice<p>If, to you, the words 'gap year' evoke images of …

Travel

Perfect Examples of Framing in Photography

Ansel Adams - Wawona Tunnel View<p>Photographer Ansel Adams is known for his black and white landscape photos of the American West. In his <i>Wawona Tunnel</i> …

Three sun-drenched recipes inspired by Crete

Laughter, fights, gossip ... So many things happen around the kitchen table, and eating is the fuel for all of it. I remember the day I moved into my house in London; the only request to the landlord was a table that could seat 10 in an otherwise unfurnished property.<p>During my childhood in Crete, I …

Italian Food

5 Amazing Trips You Could Take This Fall If You Save $10 A Day

Photo courtesy of Getty Images.<p>Let's hope you still have some vacation days left, because with just a few tweaks to your everyday spending habits, you could save up enough to afford a tropical vacation sooner than you think.<p>How? If you could manage to save $10 a day for the next 100 days -- by …

Flying

A Giant List Of Epic Destinations For Anyone Who Lives To Travel

There's a big world out there, and no shortage of incredible destinations to explore. So it's only natural that choosing where to visit can be hugely intimidating. Thankfully, we've got you covered with lists on lists of epic spots to sift through. Check 'em out!<p><i>Note: Some of these destinations may</i> …

South America

This 5-Minute Chickpea Dinner Will Save You Tonight

<i>For Bon Appétit, by Carey Polis.</i><p>Credit: Alex Lau<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don't worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. Every day this week, we'll be bringing you a staffer's</i> …

Cooking

Europe's 28 best hidden seaside resorts

5 of the best Canadian National Parks

Breath-taking landscapes, exciting wildlife and adventurous sports. Welcome to Canada's best National Parks...<p>1. Banff National Park, Alberta<p><i>Moraine</i> …

National Parks

‘I stopped exercising and lost weight’

I was smug about my weight before I had children. At just four foot ten inches, I was seven and a half stone when I got married and even after my first daughter, Rosie was born 24 years ago I was back to pre-baby weight almost immediately.<p>But when my last child, Connie was born 17 years ago I was …

22 Of Our Most Recent Recipes!

1<p>Chocolate chip cookie pie with a nutty goooooey middle!<p>by Barry<p>1<p>Chocolate chip cookie pie with a nutty goooooey middle!<p>by Barry<p>2<p>If you're looking …

Onions

30 recipes you should master by the age of 30

If your student days are over but you still haven't progressed from beans on toast or ready meals, improve your repertoire with one of these simple recipes - 30 dishes worth mastering, from bung-it-in-the-oven baked fish to a crowd-pleasing shepherd's pie, before you hit 30.<p>30 recipes every cook …

Cooking

A Cookie Pizza Full of Peanut Butter Perfection

<i>Chocolate peanut butter cookie pizza is for when you need to celebrate - anything! It's the perfect dessert for a party.</i><p>This chocolate peanut butter cookie pizza is amazing! The crust is ultra-thick. It’s the thickest, softest, and most peanut buttery cookie crust you can find. It probably …

Dessert

7 Delicious Recipes for Every Bacon Lover

Bacon, Bacon, Oh I love me some Bacon! It's the secret ingredient to all my favorite <b>recipes</b>. I also could have it for breakfast, lunch, and <b>dinner</b>! That's why I've rounded up some of my most Delicious Bacon Dishes that you will love!<p><b>Bacon Wrapped Chicken Tenders</b><p><b>Chicken Bacon Ranch Potatoes</b><p><b>Slow</b> …

Cooking

Museum-Hopping: Four Top Multi-Pass Picks Not to Miss in Europe

We ran the numbers to find the best museum bargains in Europe.<p>Paris Museum Pass, $53–$80<p>For whichever price you pick, you get two, four, or six days …

Museums

The Vatican Museums: How to Visit Like an Insider

This network of museums in Rome is massive—and very, very popular. Here's how to see it all like an expert.<p>For the First Timer<p>Don’t get stuck …

Italy

9 Spring Salad Recipes You'll Actually Want To Eat

Now that spring is in full swing, it's time to start filling up on lighter, fresher foods. But that doesn't mean you have to settle for a plate of plain greens with barely anything on them. Here, we've rounded up nine salad recipes that include unique combinations of delicious, satisfying …

Why You Should Visit Greece Right Now

It is a cruel irony that at the very moment when Greece needs more visitors, many are choosing to stay away. But are they right or wrong? Let's look at some of the pros and cons of visiting Greece right now.<p><i>Greece, lovely as ever</i><p>Is It a Good Time to Visit Greece?<p>Already rocked by economic …

European Travel

10 Tex Mex Delights To Feast Your Eyes On

1<p>This is always a go-to meal for when friends come over. It's quick and easy to make for loads of people but there are a few simple tricks in our …

Cooking

Short break in Vienna, Austria

Austria’s capital can often seem so densely packed with culture that you don’t know where to begin. But it also has a lighter side...<p>Vienna is a city …

European Travel

12 Old Fashioned Recipes

1<p>It's a traditional steamed pudding from the British Isles... promise! Served with an Earl Grey infused custard it's a proper family favourite and …

Cooking

This App Will Tell You What is Outside Your Airplane Window

This app promises to make the view infinitely more interesting—or at least educational.<p>Now, when you Instagram the view from your airplane window, …

App Store

Recipes

Recipes

Crispy Chilli Lamb And Butterbean Hummus

Step 1<p>Start Cooking The Lamb<p>Break the mince up a little by hand as you scatter it into a large frying pan or saucepan over a medium heat. Cook for …