Kristine Bertram

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The Best French Cookbooks, According to French-Trained Chefs

<i>Welcome to</i> <i>Reading Lists</i><i>, comprehensive book guides from the Strategist designed to make you an expert (or at least a fascinating dinner-party</i> …

France

Your Next Italian Vacation Should Include These Estates and Wineries

If you’re planning a trip to Italy, we know it’s going to involve a lot of pasta, pizza, dessert, probably a wine tasting or two — and rightfully so. …

Italy

Where to Stay, Find the Best Gin and Tonic, and Escape the Crowds in London

Known for its bustling art museums, internationally influenced eateries, and sprawling markets, London consistently attracts culture-seeking …

England

How to make a copycat Snickers bar that tastes just like the real thing

Photo via Thanksgiving.comLet’s get this out of the way from the get-go: making your own Snickers bar – or our closest approximation to one – is kind …

Dessert

The Tone It Up Girls Show Us the Most Effective Cardio-Ab Routine

Even if you only have a few minutes to spare, it's entirely possible to move your body and boost your heart rate. Take it from Katrina Scott and …

Exercise

Austin Food and Wine Alliance presents Wine and Dine Series with Hugh Acheson

Austin food lovers will have the opportunity to be “wined and dined” by several of the nation’s most highly acclaimed chefs as the Austin Food & Wine …

Texas

Eat Your Way Around Lake Lugano

Split between Switzerland and Italy, Lake Lugano is a scintillating body of water flanked by mountains and rolling green hills. Travelers flock here to visit charming villages, sail on the lake and, of course, eat the region’s incredible cuisine. If you like risotto, gelato, pasta, pizza and fresh …

Italy

The Dessert You Never Knew Your Crock-Pot Could Make

During Christmastime, Aunt Cammie always without fail busts out tins upon tins of her famous crockpot candies (chocolate clusters stuffed with nuts). They're served at every family gathering, and we end up taking home at least a dozen. My aunt has tinkered with the recipe through the years and has …

Dessert

What to Eat and Do, Where to Stay in Lisbon and Portugal

Someone once told me to pay attention when I kept hearing about a destination from multiple people. Over the last year, that destination has been …

European Travel

This Website Has Hundreds Of Cheap First And Business Class Airfares

Search for cheap first or business class airfares and you get a bunch of ads from various search sites and online travel agencies. Even the articles you find simply refer you back to these sites. Go to these sites and for the most part, it’s nothing special. When you find low premium cabin fares it …

Travel Deals

3 Best Day Trips from Dublin

Where to eat, drink, sleep, and what to do—in Belfast, County Clare, and County Wicklow.<p>Ireland is full of rich history, warm hospitality, and diverse natural wonders—and thanks to its relatively compact size, it’s easy to get a feel for many of its highlights, even if you’ve only got a few days to …

Ireland

8 Amazing Exercises to Build Strong Glutes (Strengthen that Booty)

Strong glutes are essential. They are some of the largest muscles in your body, and having a strong backside is important to all of our foundational …

Rick Steves: Top towns of coastal Ireland

When someone asks me about visiting Ireland, I tell them not to miss the southwest coast. This is the place to experience the wonders of the Gaelic language and old Irish civilization, as well as the country's contemporary charms. It's the most mystical, Celtic, spiritual and rugged region of …

European Travel

Go Here Not There: Five Brilliant Alternatives To Expensive Destinations...

Goodbye, pushy tourists…<p>Social media has changed the world more than anyone could’ve ever fathomed. It’s not only turned tragically cat obsessed …

These Are the Idyllic Greek Islands American Tourists Don’t Know About

You probably think you know what the Greek islands look like, and to a certain extent you do. The rocky terraces and blinding-white houses with blue …

European Travel

This Private Airline Club Promises Ridiculously Cheap First Class Flights (Video)

A new service is preparing to launch flights next year, with one-way tickets available starting at $280.<p>When AURA launches next year, it hopes to …

Air Travel

Inside Macallan's new, one-of-a-kind, £140 million subterranean distillery

Imagine a single-malt distillery and you’ll most likely conjure up somewhere nestled in a lush green glen, with a tall pagoda roof slowly bellowing peat smoke into the air, while casks lie around, awaiting clear spirit that will slowly mature into whisky.<p>This image is typical of the many …

Whiskey

Yotam Ottolenghi’s lamb recipes

It’s hard to beat a leg or shoulder of lamb, roasted for many hours in the oven with a bunch of your favourite vegetables and herbs. But the same qualities that make lamb so ideal for long and slow cooking – the rich meat, high in fat and flavour – also work their magic when you cook it for a much …

Walks of wonder: Six of Europe's best coastal hikes that will take your breath away...

Europe has some enthralling coastlines - and there is no better way to explore them than by foot.<p>But where to start? Allow TravelMail to guide you …

Hiking

How to Negotiate Your Salary: Managers’ 13 Top Tips

“Does anyone know how to negotiate salary?” my friend asks at one of our semiregular wine nights. Our conversations usually run the gamut from what’s …

Employment

Meghan Markle on the $0 Anti-Aging Treatment She Loves: "I Swear It Works"

One glance at Meghan Markle tells you that the newly minted Duchess of Sussex is committed to her health. And as Birchbox reports, she isn't one to …

The 19 coolest places for a European holiday in 2018, according to travel experts

Globetrotters are always looking for inspired travel recommendations from those in the know in order to experience new destinations in the most authentic way possible — and those passed by word-of-mouth are always best.<p>As summer kicks off, Business Insider asked friends, colleagues, and some of the …

European Travel

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

7 Best Foodie Spots for Your Next Europe Trip

Food travel is fun, exotic, and delicious. However, trying to plan a food travel experience can be daunting and confusing. From deciding which dishes …

Want to Try the Whole30 Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

With so many diets out there today, it can be overwhelming choosing the right nutrition regimen for yourself. If you're not sure which one to go with, the Whole30 plan might be a good place to start since it's only a 30-day commitment. The goal of the Whole30 diet is to eliminate certain food …

50 Best Places to Travel in 2018

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Top 10 Small Towns to Visit in Europe

Introduction<p>Europe is a continent full of diverse cultures, languages, food, and architecture all compacted in a relatively small area. Within a five …

Pietrasanta, Italy Travel Guide

Pietrasanta is a historic medieval town in northern Tuscany. It's sometimes called the <i>City of the Artists</i> or <i>Small Athens</i> for its marble studios and …

5 Tracy Anderson-Approved Exercises for Better Sex

Want to spice up your sex life? Try these different exercises from Tracy Anderson to increase your mobility and flexibility in the bedroom.<p>Celebrity …

How this woman transformed her butt without doing a single squat

There were other moves that worked so much better for her.<p>Destiny Stephens, 21, wasn't born with a butt that makes you wonder whether gravity is real. She didn't even set out to sculpt her backside when she began working out a little more than five years ago.<p>Rather, the Ontario-based teen hit the …