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The Best Beers From 28 Cities Across America

To all the beer drinkers out there, there’s good news and bad news.<p>Bad news first: The beer market has been slowing down. At least Goldman Sachs …

Jackson Hole

How Shooting Film Changed Me as a Photograper

My interest in photography began about three years ago when I picked up a digital camera and starting taking the same images that any photography …

This Zen Story Reveals How to Rewire Your Brain and Overcome Your Fears

Overcoming our fears is one of the most difficult challenges we face in life.<p>We tend to cling to our fear because we’ve learned that it’s part of who …

86 Books Barack Obama Has Recommended During His Presidency

After an eventful and historic run, Barack Obama’s final term as president comes to a close on January 20. One of the legacies he will leave behind …

The 7 Wines You Must Try In 2017

Locals, visitors, and celebrities alike are all praising Nashville's Salt & Vine, a new hot spot dedicated to bringing incredible, affordable wine to …

Country Lifestyle

The intimate personal snapshots of Rosa Parks, published for the first time

Humble images from a remarkable life<p>Rosa Parks, the late great civil rights activist and author, is hard to square in the pantheon of American …

17 Delicious International Snacks You Can Buy on Amazon

Snack your way across the globe without leaving the house.<p>One of the great things about traveling is the discovery of local cuisine. If you ask us, …

How Long Can a Bottle of Wine Stay Open?

From red and white to sparkling and sweet, know when to finish an open bottle and when to cook with it.<p>The question of how long you can keep an open …

Saint-Saëns Symphony in A major

performed by the Orchestre National De L’O.R.T.F. under Jean Martinon<p>Not the typical symphony choice is it? In fact, searches for other symphonies …

The Arts

The Benefits of Meditation: 10 Minutes to Peace, Clarity & Focus

<b>“Meditation teaches us to cure what need not be endured and endure what cannot be cured.” ~Unknown</b><p>Do you feel overwhelmed at times? Or slightly lost? …

The Top Wines of 2016, Tasted by Critic Elin McCoy

To come up with this list of my most memorable wines, I scrolled through the tasting notes of nearly 4,000 wines from around the globe that I sampled …

Wine

Joyful and Eerie Photos of Christmas in Black and White

Frankenmuth, MI. 2012<br>Alec Soth—Magnum Photos<p>1 of 13<p>Every year around Christmas time, I find myself yearning for heavy traffic in the city—to sit in a …

Black & White Photography
Eastern Europe

This Is The Secret To Making Perfectly Fluffy Scrambled Eggs

For as long as I can remember, I've been making scrambled eggs one way. I melt some butter in a pan, swish it around to get all the corners, crack …

The Best Meditation Apps You Should Have on your iPhone to find your Peace of Mind

Let’s admit it: we are always in a hurry. We get up early, leave for work, and when we are done with our daily dose of nine-to-five and have also …

Old Fashioned Bourbon Milk Punch

<i>Courtesy Pamela Wiznitzer, creative director, Seamstress, New York City</i><p>The sweetened condensed milk nicely cuts through the high-proof bourbon in …

A Zen Master Reveals The Truth About Meditation and Why Most People Get it Wrong

True meditation has no direction or goal. It is pure wordless surrender, pure silent prayer. All methods aiming at achieving a certain state of mind …

15 Minutes to Balancing Your Karma: Guided Meditation

“Karma isn’t revenge; it is a mirror of your souls mistakes and for those that wish bad karma for you it is also a mirror for their mistakes. Karma …

Karma

Lose 10 Pounds With Our No-Deprivation Diet

Try this simple menu of delicious, filling meal options that boost energy and trigger weight loss.

Healthy Eating

Urban Wineries Drawn to Seattle’s Industrial Core

Wineries continue expansion into Seattle’s neighborhoods, and now a location in SoDo is a destination for wine tasting (and a cold beer).<p>Ever since …

5 Facts About Medicare Every Baby Boomer Should Know

By year-end 2016, more than 56 million Americans are expected to be enrolled in Medicare. That's an astounding figure, and it makes this one of the country's most popular and important government programs.<p>Despite its gargantuan size, millions more are projected to become dependent on Medicare in …

Red Alert: A Wine Advent Calendar Is Here

Wine is the gift that keeps on giving, and now, the world's first wine advent calendar has arrived to make all our holiday dreams come true. Wine …

New Edgewater Indian Restaurant Features Chai Cocktails & Daily Lamb Specials

Many Indian restaurants in Chicago often suffer from a copycat syndrome, unable to break the mold. <b>Mango Pickle</b> wants to challenge that perception when it opens next week in Edgewater. The casual restaurant, a bistro as chef/owner Marisa Paolillo called it, will have an emphasis on presentation, …

Spices

Barack Obama and Joe Biden’s Great American Bromance

A decade ago, it didn’t look like Barack Obama and Joseph Biden had all that much in common. Two men from different generations. One a longtime …

Joe Biden

How Meditation Changes the Brain and Body

The benefits of mindfulness meditation, increasingly popular in recent years, are supposed to be many: reduced stress and risk for various diseases, …

Mindfulness

Michelin Reveals Chicago's 2017 Bib Gourmands

While Michelin should reveal their stars for Chicago next week, the esteemed tire company has released their latest Bib Gourmands list for Chicago, showcasing "quality restaurants that have menu items that offer two courses and a glass of wine or dessert for $40 or less (excluding tax and …

Philadelphia

Nashville Favorite Pizzeria DeSano Fires Up Neapolitan Pies in Austin

<b>DeSano Pizzeria Napoletana</b>, one of Nashville’s essential restaurants, is now <b>open</b> in Austin on Burnet Road. The first official day was yesterday, Tuesday, October 25.<p>The fall anticipated pizzeria boasts of Neapolitan pies made with one of the four wood-fired ovens. Along with the pies, there are …

Pie