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The Amazing Thing You Haven't Been Doing With Strawberries

Summer fruit has never tasted quite like this.<p>We wait all year for berries so good they can be eaten by the fistful. And when that season comes, believe us, we’re taking advantage, transforming our farmers’ market bounty into blackberry spritzers and piling them on yogurt granita. But berries' …

Alien: Covenant review: a terrifying return to horror that doesn’t quite click

Bloodier than you can believe<p>When Ridley Scott returned to the <i>Alien</i> franchise with 2012’s <i>Prometheus</i>, one of the primary criticisms was that the film wasn’t really, well, <i>Alien</i>-esque. Rather than build upon the sci-fi / horror formula he had created in 1979, Scott went in a different direction with a …

10 Of The Best Wilderness Resorts In The World

10 Of The Best Wilderness Resorts In The World<p>In "Accommodation"<p>Near the top of Western Australia sits the Ningaloo Reef. This reef is incredible, …

10 Amazing Vacation Villas That Will Make Your Eyes Pop Out (Almost!)

10 Amazing Vacation Villas<p>In "Accommodation"<p>When I think about my dream holiday destination (something I admit I do quite a lot!) it always tends to …

11 incredible world cities best explored by water

AS HUMANS, we’re too often confined to the ground. Our endless fascination with rivers and lakes, Ferris wheels and roller coasters, seas and oceans, …

Kate Middleton Is “Less than Pleased” with Prince William’s Ski-Trip Behavior

The prince, caught on video at a nightclub with his arm around the waist of a mysterious brunette, has carried out 13 days of royal engagements this year.<p>One wouldn’t want to be in Prince William’s (dancing) shoes right now. Dubbed “throne idle” in the British press after skipping a Commonwealth …

9 incredible places you had no idea existed in Ireland

IRELAND IS EVERYTHING YOU EXPECT — patchwork landscapes and wild Atlantic coastlines, cozy pubs and warm welcomes — but it’s a lot of things you …

Ireland

Sushi Etiquette 101 With Zilla’s Sushi Master

Nine years ago this spring, <b>Kate Koo</b> opened the sushi bar at Zilla Sake House on NE Alberta, and with a zen-like adherence to traditional sushi techniques, it’s become one of the city’s top sushi restaurants. With that experience, Koo sat down with Eater to share crucial tips for what is, and what …

Here's Everything You Actually Need To Know About Protein

Starting with: WTF is it and what does it actually do?

You Can Fly to Europe for $69, So You Have No Excuse Not to Travel This Year

You may remember a while back when we shared the news that $69 flights to Europe were going to be a thing come 2017.<p>Good news: We've got an update, …

New York City

See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

The US Virgin Islands Will Give You Money to Visit in 2017

This is not a drill.<p>When daydreaming about your life next year, are you envisioning yourself lounging on a beach with the wind in your hair and some sort of fruity tropical drink right beside you? No? Well, YOU SHOULD. Because in 2017, the US Virgin Islands will pay you to take a vacation …

More Startups Would Be Successful if They Learned How to Do This

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Natural Remedies: 4 Herbs That No Medicine Chest Should be Without

As Natural Remedies, These 4 Herbs That Are A Must-Have In Your Home<p>Everyone knows that herbs make food taste better, but do you know that herbs are …

Elasticity

These Major Food Myths Have Finally Been Debunked

Eating right and keeping your fridge on point is hard. Knowing what to buy and when to buy it is no easy task either. That’s why things like the five second rule are so vital, those little mantras or tidbits we picked up when we were kids that we have an undying faith in. Some have come and gone …

Here's What Nutritionists Actually Consider Healthy Food

A recent survey reveals the foods nutritionists think are healthy vs. the foods regular people think are healthy.<p>Tell us more in the comments!

Avoid these emotional missteps when buying or selling a house

It’s a fact of life: Homes come with far more emotional weight than any other investment we make.<p>A home is a refuge from the world, a place to raise …

Selling

Direct-to-Consumer Labels Sharpen Their Brands

As the once-disruptive business model of bypassing wholesale and going direct-to-consumer via e-commerce becomes commonplace, brands must do more to …

Entrepreneurship

#Recipe : Chicken with Rice in one pot

Recipes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 pound of chicken thighs boneless/skinless<br>1/4 cup of extra virgin olive oil<br>1 medium onion<br>3 carrots<br>2 cloves of garlic<br>1 1/2 cups of …

Lamb, ricotta and rosemary lasagne

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 180C. Heat the oil in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add the onion and garlic. Cook, stirring, for 2 mins or until soft. …

Look back at 90 years of dreamy gowns at Haute Couture Fashion Week

Fashion Week

Not Your Grandmother’s Lavender by Linda Rodin

“When I was 18, my old boyfriend used to call me Lavender Lee [Lee is Rodin’s middle name]. He used to write me letters addressed to ’Lavender Lee’ because I always wore a lot of purple lavender, as it was my favorite color, like every little girl’s favorite color,” reminisces <b>Linda Rodin</b>, the lady …

Healthyfitadvice.com

• Simple Diet and Fitness Tips<br>• Healthy Fitness & Nutrition<br>• Fit 4 Kids<br>• Healthy College Snacks<br>• Healthy Workout Routines<br>• Get Fit Fast<br>• Fit After Fifty<p>Related …

Snacks

Focus on Your Biggest Financial Drains to Minimise Your Budgeting Stress

You’ve probably been told that when it’s time to save money, every penny counts. While this is true, cutting out your morning coffee isn’t going to …

Personal Finance

End in sight for FBI probe into Clinton's email server?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton's interview with the FBI may signal that the Justice Department is nearing the end of its yearlong probe of her use …

Readers recommend: Sycamore House in Ireland's County Clare makes an ideal rental

We have just returned from spending two weeks in the breathtaking Burren area of northwest County Clare in Ireland. Most amazing of all was the beautiful rental home where we stayed in Ballyvaughan. From a back door, the property extended down to the Atlantic Ocean. The place was magnificently …

Roundup: The art world braces for Brexit, Lucas dumps Chicago museum plan, searching for Vincent Van Gogh

How Brexit may affect artists and the art market. George Lucas abandons plans for a museum in Chicago. Miami models allege that an artist asked them to do intimate things with a rope. Plus: Examining the museum industrial complex, Eero Saarinen's weapons work, the search for a Vincent Van Gogh …

Scientists say there's a surprising way to change people's political views

Dan Ariely of Duke University said he was fascinated by a 2014 Israeli study in which researchers used a counterintuitive tactic to change people's political views.<p>Instead of going the usual route and explicitly telling people their beliefs were irrational, the researchers used a strategy called …

Psychology

Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Warren combine for energetic attack on Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton already had Elizabeth Warren's endorsement. On Monday, Clinton sought to channel some of Warren's energy.<p>The first combined campaign appearance of the party's presumptive presidential nominee and one of its most ardent progressive voices at this city's restored Art Deco train …