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Cocktail Popsicle: Dirty Pirate

This is a classic coke and rum, well almost, replace the regular rum with spice rum then throw in some Kahlua with it for a surprisingly, good, …

Cocktail Popsicle: Cherry Apple Whiskey Sour Popsicles

<b>Cherry Apple Whiskey Sour Popsicle</b>~ A whiskey sour gets summer styling with a few seasonal fruits in this week’s Cocktail Popsicle.<p>Cherry Apple …

Creamy Margarita Popsicles

They always say you should write about what you know. Well, <i>I</i> know how to put alcohol in <i>anything.</i><p>I learned a lot in college. Because I couldn’t decide …

One Pan Linguine Recipe - Town & Country Living

When it comes to comfort food, pasta is right up there on the top of my list! There are so many ways to make it … so many things you can do with it. …

Tomato Sauce 101

I’m all for convenience when it actually makes life simpler, but it’s always been a mystery to me why people buy those jars of wretched “spaghetti …

Carote marinate (Marinated Carrots)

<i>Carote marinate,</i> or <b>marinated carrots,</b> are beautiful to look at and wonderfully versatile. In season year ’round, they serve equally well as an …

Japanese Truck Driver Photographs the Front Lines in Syria as a “War Tourist”

When you mention the words “vacation photos,” most people might think of trips to the mountains or to the beach. Not Toshifumi Fujimoto. The …

7 Research-Backed Breakfast Tips for Faster Weight Loss

Want to fend off breakfast boredom and lose some pounds? We've rounded up a week's worth of ideas for your a.m. meals.

Weight Loss

Comoros Islands: tropical charm off the beaten path

Here’s a challenge for you: could you place the Comoros Islands on a map?<p>Named after the Arabic word for ‘moon’, <i>Qamar</i>, this poetically named but little-known archipelago is located between Madagascar and Mozambique.<p>It was an important trading post for Arab, Persian, African and European traders …

5 Ways You're Getting Caught Up In Internet Drama + How To Avoid It

Ever get caught up in a virtual web of drama? It’s easy to do. Whether or not we verbally acknowledge it, our mood can instantly and lastingly be …

If You Want To Find Love, Date Yourself

Relationships make us feel alive. They bring light and meaning to our day-to-day routines. All healthy couples sincerely aspire to live happily in …

I'm A Nutritionist. Here's How I'm Meeting My Weight Loss Goals

What would you think if I told you I’m losing 20 pounds eating twice fried chicken wings, birthday cake, bacon and fried pickles? Well, it’s true I …

How To Be Grateful & Want More At The Same Time

We all do it: Long for more. We want what’s next and pine for expansion. And doing this doesn’t necessarily mean we don’t appreciate what we have. …

10 Eating Rules French Children Know (But Most Americans Don't)

How the French eat, age, dress, raise their children and live in general is a real talking point these days. So, as an American mother of three …

The inventor of everything

It’s a sunny morning in Camarillo, California, and the fields along Pleasant Valley road are full of berry pickers in colored sweatshirts moving swiftly to gather ripe fruit. I take a left turn down Calle San Pablo into an unassuming industrial park, the research and development center for Cool …

8 Tips To Become A Better Listener | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>“Most people do not listen with the intent to understand, they listen with the intent to reply” Stephen Covey.</b><p>If you’ve spent your life talking over …

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My Year At A Standing Desk And Why I’ll Never Go Back

Fast Company Web Producer Cia Bernales made the switch to a standing desk a year ago. She shares why she’s never going back to a regular office chair and how her posture got a new angle.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2014. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>It all …

End of Days: Eerie Images reveal Post-Apocalyptic Cities | Urban Ghosts

<i>(All images by Lucie & Simon, reproduced with permission)</i><p>Paris, New York, Beijing: have you ever wondered what some of the world’s most bustling …

Viewing platforms: 15 scary and thrilling spots | CNN Travel

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The Castle of Light

Heart of Gold.

Amazing Earth

The Amazing Star Wars Ghost Set of Mos Espa in the Tunisian Desert | Urban Ghosts

<i>(All images by Adam Fritzler, reproduced with permission)</i><p>Last year it was reported that a giant sand dune was poised to bury the iconic Star Wars set …

Hamnoy fishing village

19 epic road trips through Scotland

<i>Note: Place names located above the central belt of Scotland have been translated into Scottish Gaelic to help with navigation.</i><p>From Selkirk, cruise …

Most photographed places in the world are ... | CNN Travel

10 Best Dive Sites in North America (Photos)

Snorkel Time<p>The weather is warming up and the sun is coming out…it's time to get scuba certified. Explore the treasures under the sea at these …