Heather J. Chin

59 Added | 14 Magazines | 66 Likes | 3 Following | 4 Followers | @HeatherJChin8 | Brooklyn-baser writer, reader, singer, photographer. Always curious, often hungry.

28 Easy Summer Campfire Recipes (That Aren't S'mores!)

Your camping trip is about to get a lot more exciting.<p>Behold the great outdoors! S'mores aren't the only thing you can enjoy while camping. These …

Cooking

Tourism pressures: Five places tackling too many visitors

<b>In recent weeks, authorities in Thailand and the Philippines have called time on tourism in two of their most popular tourist destinations.</b><p>First, Thai officials said Maya Bay needed an enforced break from the daytrippers who have flocked there since it was featured in 2000 film The Beach.<p>Then …

South Korea

Travel TV series to watch on Netflix right now

Updated regularly, here's a list of some of the most wanderlust-inspiring TV series (fictional and not) that involve travel by land, air, and sea …

Travel

Millions of Americans Ignore This Ultra-Valuable Tax Break. Here's How to Get It.

Health Savings Accounts offer savers a "triple tax benefit."<p>When it comes to salting away enough money for retirement, one of the biggest obstacles …

Retirement

What's the Difference Between a Tax Credit, Tax Deduction, and Tax Exemption?

Confused? You're not alone.<p>Are you taking all the tax breaks you’re entitled to? Experts say you might be able to reduce your tax bill by taking …

Personal Finance

Five Off The Beaten Path Spots in Seattle

<b>Looking for something a little different to do in Seattle. Check out these five insider tips to rock your trip.</b>Seattle’s no hidden secret. The …

Barcelona

5 foods to eat daily, according to a Harvard nutritionist

<b>Simply adding these foods to your daily routine, says Teresa Fung, is a great way to boost your health.</b><p>Navigating the massive maze of nutrition …

Nutrition

8 Mango Farms and Festivals to Enjoy Mangoes in India

From late March to July every year, India comes alive with mango madness. More than 1,000 varieties of mangoes are produced across the country, …

India

These Gymnasts' Ab Routine to Uptown Funk Looks Insanely Difficult

What can make four and a half minutes of non-stop ab exercises more bearable? Bruno Mars. The Gymnastics Gym Club in Calgary, Canada impressed us …

Gymnastics

5 of the Best Apps Perfect For Hungry Travelers (and Foodies, too!)

Here at <i>TPG,</i> we’re all self-proclaimed foodies and, of course, avid travelers. After all, cuisine is a huge part of travel and an active (and …

Google Play

7 recipes to cook in April

With winter now firmly in the rearview mirror, April is when some of our favourite ingredients start sprouting up in the countryside and lining shop …

Great British Bake Off

How to Build a Capsule Wardrobe That Will Last a Lifetime

Not so long ago, the fashion world was buzzing about the concept of a capsule wardrobe—the kind of compact closet that only held a bare minimum of …

Clothing

6 ways to make sure you wake up feeling worry-free

Don’t let daytime worries keep you tossing and turning all night. Here’s how to reduce anxiety before bedtime for perfect slumber<p>It’s been a long, …

Living Rooms

Here Is the Gender Pay Gap in Every U.S. State — and What Could Be Behind It

There are some huge differences.<p>Women in America earn around 80 cents on the dollar compared to men. That means that, across the board, women have to …

Demographics

13 Mistakes That Are Stopping You From Reaching Your Full Fitness Potential

A physiotherapist shares her advice on improving your body.<p>Whether you've been inspired to run a marathon or simply want to return to regular exercise, managing injuries can be the secret to staying fit and healthy for longer. We spoke to Ashley Wienand, clinical director at Ultra Sports Clinic and …

Inflammation

Free Things to Do in Edinburgh

Stunning architecture, charming locals and tons to see and do — Edinburgh’s a traveler fave for a reason, but that reason isn’t because it’s cheap. …

Museums

Got 30 minutes? Try these 5 total-body compound exercises

Work your entire body — while toning your arms — with this 30-minute routine.<p>Bicep curls, triceps dips, chest press. If it’s upper-body day, chances are you’re including these signature arm exercises into your routine. But why not kick things up a notch and chisel more than just your guns? Enter: …

Workouts

The 12 European cities you should take your child to before they're 18

City breaks are the perfect family bonding experience – they’re a great low-stress option for half-term - and Europe is full of child-friendly restaurants, hotels and activities. Here are our favourite cities for children of all ages.<p>1. London<p>With playgrounds and glorious parks in every …

European Travel

The Best Hiking Trails in Utah's Stunning Bryce Canyon National Park

When it comes to being blessed with natural splendour, southern Utah is practically divine. The region is home to five first-class national parks, …

National Parks

Health Savings Account Change In 2018 Could Trip Up Some Consumers

Members of Congress have said they want to loosen rules for health savings accounts. Did they do it in the latest spending bill? Do people who were uncovered for one month in 2017 owe a tax penalty? And how can immigrants who move to the U.S. to retire get insurance? These are the questions I'm …

Health Care

The Politics of ‘Black Panther’ Are What Make It Great

Author: Geek's Guide to the Galaxy. Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Culture<p>Date of Publication: 03.31.18.<p>Time of Publication: 8:50 am. 8:50 am<p>Pop culture …

Comics

Where Top Chefs Go Out to Eat in New York

It seems everyone is a restaurant expert these days, from your overly opinionated office mate to anonymous Yelpers with an axe to grind. But if …

Manhattan

The 33 Cheapest Places To Travel In 2018

Looking to take a cheap vacation in 2018? You’ve come to the right place. While experts are predicting that travel prices are on the rise this year, …

Chic Luggage Sets For Women Traveling This Summer

Are you one of those people who don't care what your luggage set looks like or are you one of those people who like to travel in style and your …

Tommy Hilfiger

Why We Should All Meditate to White Noise

A new mum friend of mine recently confessed that one of the only things that would get her baby off to sleep was standing in front of the extractor …

Exercise and arthritis: What you need to know

Your at-a-glance-guide to making fitness work in your favour when it comes to arthritis<p>While it may be the last thing you want to do, many studies …

Best Mother’s Day brunch recipes

Show your mum how much you love her on Mother’s Day by treating her to breakfast in bed or a special brunch. We have delicious recipes from light …

15 Vegan Soup Recipes That Prove You Don't Need Dairy or Meat for Flavor

Sure, they say chicken soup is for the soul. But let’s make one thing clear: Soup sans chicken—or any animal product—can be just as satisfying for …

Vegan