Jeannine Martindale

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7 ways you’re booking travel wrong—and how to fix them

Travel is amazing — you see beautiful places and experience new cultures. But all too often, a great trip comes with long lines, pricey airfares, and airport delays.<p>The good news is, though booking travel isn’t rocket science, doing it the right way can help you avoid these downers. Here are the …

Martha Stewart's Genius Guide To Making Every Type Of Chocolate Chip Cookie

Martha Stewart has been full of surprises lately. She dares to say what everyone else is thinking about Gwyneth Paltrow, she's admitted that she knows how to roll her own joints and the woman even owns and operates her own personal drone. Also, shockingly, the domestic goddess is seemingly …

Dessert

Put your health first and get into shape with the best iPhone fitness apps

Health and wellness<p>Though these aren’t necessarily apps for exercise, eating right is crucial to living a healthy lifestyle. Pair it with weekly …

Aruba’s Makeover

Blame it on the Beach Boys: the perpetually sunny destination welcomes close to 1.5 million visitors every year—and it often gets a bad rap for being …

The Best Caribbean Island For Every Type Of Traveler

We recently ranked the Best Caribbean Islands, but it can still be difficult to determine which island is best for you.<p>From family-friendly locales to romantic island getaways, here are the best Caribbean islands for every type of traveler.

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Mini-eco

Hello there. I thought I would pop in quickly to wish you all a wonderful Christmas. I hope you all get a chance to have a good rest over the …

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Turks and Caicos from a Foodie Perspective: All You Need to Know (About All You Need to Eat)

Winter weather stateside simply means more tropical-bound trips to the Caribbean where the sun is shining, the sand is hot, and the food has some …

Crockpot Breakfast Casserole

12 votes<p>Prep 20 mins<p>Cook 8 hours<p>Total 8 hours, 20 mins<p>Author Melissa@StockpilingMoms<p>Yield 8 -10<p>Ingredients<p>1 dozen eggs<br>• 1 cup milk<br>• 1 package (32 oz.) …

5 Exercises Women Should Be Doing Often

To get the maximum from their gym time-women should be doing these 5 exercises often. without adding more reps or more minutes they can simply turn …

Best Books 2014: Middle Grade

<b>The Crossover</b><br>Kwame Alexander. Houghton Harcourt.<p><b>The Night Gardener</b><br>Jonathan Auxier. Abrams/Amulet.<p><b>El Deafo</b><br>Cece Bell. Abrams/Amulet.<p><b>Nest</b><br>Esther Ehrlich. …

The 21 Most Essential Cookbooks of 2014

As 2014 draws to a close, it is time to sort through the mountains (and mountains) of cookbooks published over the course of the year and decide which ones have earned a spot on your bookshelf. Here now, the second annual Eater Essential Cookbooks list. Of the books that fall within Eater's purview …

The Best Book I Read This Year

Staff selections from a year of reading<p><i>The Atlantic</i>'s editors and writers share their favorite titles—new, classic, or somewhere in between—from a year of reading.<p>We want to hear what you think. Submit a letter to the editor or write to letters@theatlantic.com.

Things to do in Aruba

<b>Looking For Fun Things To Do in Aruba?<br>You are at the right place! Kukoo Kunuku – Where the FUN never sets. Every evening we celebrate birthdays,</b> …

6 Fun Things to do in Aruba @Aruba

Outside your hotel pool and a notch above sunning on one of the gorgeous white sand beaches, you have so much offered to you on the island of Aruba! …

Chef Teddy Bouroncle Dishes on What to Taste in Aruba

Aruba often gets more press for its pristine beaches than for its cuisine, but the tiny isle does big things when it comes to nosh. Because more than 90 nationalities call Aruba home, the Dutch Caribbean country's food mimics its mix of cultures.<p>Naturally, the Netherlands has influenced the …

Barcelo Aruba

Review Summary<p>Pros<p>Direct access to beautiful Palm Beach<br>• Attractive guest rooms include private balconies or terraces<br>• Central location on the island’s …

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48 Hours in Aruba

What happens when you pair a video blogger with a travel journalist and set them loose on Aruba for 48 hours? It’s not quite a scenario out of <i>The</i> …

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Watery wonder in Turks and Caicos

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands — Sixty feet below the surface of the aquamarine western Atlantic, my 12-year-old daughter, Maddie, glided gently along the reef, her arms crossed in Buddha-like meditation.<p>To the left, where the sea dropped off hundreds of feet, a black-tipped shark cruised …

Grace Bay Beach

Several miles long (the frequently boasted '12 miles' only applies if you measure the entire northern coast of Provo, which is, admittedly, one unbroken beach), this world-famous stretch of coast is powdered with white sand and close enough to the reef wall to see the Atlantic breakers. Though it’s …

Turks & Caicos

The Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI), hiding at the southern tip of the Bahamian Archipelago, elude most travelers' radars. Yet this sparsely populated string of low sand cays boasts some of the world's most spectacular coral reefs, and has built itself into a true luxury-tourism destination. The …

Escape To Parrot Cay, A Private Island In Turks and Caicos

<b>Parrot Cay by COMO</b>, the idyllic boutique hotel situated on a private island in the <b>Turks and Caicos</b>, is the hotel Norm Paperman thought he was getting. The service is flawless, the food is delicious, and the beach, which is surely Parrot Cay’s finest feature, is sublime.<p>Like Paperman’s island, …

Where to Drink Wine in Turks and Caicos

Not to knock a piña colada, but what excites me more than a fruity cocktail when I’m on a Caribbean island is a glass of wine, no matter if it’s a …

Turks And Caicos Is The Perfect Caribbean Island

Let’s consider the evidence. I’ve been to Jamaica and I can’t stop dreaming about Goldeneye. I’ve snorkeled around St. John, I’ve whiled away lazy mornings reading in the Augustinian Cloister atOne and Only Ocean Club Bahamas. I haven’t been to Sugar Beach in St. Lucia, though, yes, I know it’s …

Turks and Caicos travel guide

<b>Turks and Caicos</b><p><b>Best for</b> <br>The beach, romance, families, watersports, nature, pampering, escapism.<p>This British Overseas Territory is a beach-lover’s dream. The many strands spread over the 40 islands, only eight of which are inhabited, are truly exceptional, with powder-soft, blindingly white sand …

Where to Eat: Turks and Caicos Restaurants

<i>What brings people to Turks and Caicos and keeps them coming back? The soft sand beaches, endless sunshine and deep turquoise waters. And where</i> …

Visit Ocean Club Resorts in Turks and Caicos

Disclosure: The below was provided to me to help facilitate my review. All opinions are my own and honest. I am disclosing this in accordance to FTC …

Best Beaches in Turks and Caicos

Shades of turquoise water and azure sky meet pearly white sand, soft and sugar-fine, the kind you sink your feet into and sigh. From the vantage …

Vacation Diary - Shoulder Season Sunshine in Turks and Caicos

<i>Mykonos, Thailand, Hawaii, Anguilla, Aspen… the list goes on. To say that Angela Franz and James D’Silva are a well-traveled couple is an</i> …