Mary Jo Hodges

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How royal babies are named

Vogue looks into the traditions, rules and politics behind naming a new member of the royal family.<p>What’s in a name? Quite a lot, if you are a royal. …

Prince Philip

9 Gmail hacks you need to know since they will basically change your online life

Whether we like it or not, so much of our life revolves around our email. Checking, replying, vigorously unsubscribing — emails are so needy. Which …

What's for Sale (or May Be) Amid Battle Over Johnny Depp's Lost Millions

Johnny Depp made $650 million in the last two decades thanks to blockbusters like the <i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i> franchise — but now he’s facing …

Shinto

Shinto, meaning 'way of the gods,' is the oldest religion in Japan. The faith has neither a founder or prophets and there is no major text which …

Japan

Best Lemon Bars

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

18 Homemade Cereal Bar Recipes to Make Back-to-School a Breeze

Just like that, summer is almost over, and soon the kiddos will be heading back to school. You already have a ton of bento box ideas for their lunch, but what about breakfast? No-bake granola bars are great, but nothing gets kids excited *quite* like their favorite cereal. If cereal bars are your …

It’s International Tiger Day — here is everything you ever wanted to know about these stunning, wild cats

These elusive, solitary Asian creatures have long inspired awe. They are the national animal of Bangladesh, India, Vietnam, Malaysia and South Korea. Every year, travelers flock to such places as Ranthambore and Bandhavgarh National Parks in India just for a chance of spotting one of these …

Gift Picks from Star Chefs

Here, star chefs reveal their favorite holiday gifts to give, from the perfect measuring cup to a mail-order coffee subscription.

40 Easy DIYs That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Home

Going through a home renovation is actually the worst. Time to take matters into your own hands.

Ultimate chocolate chip cookies

Cream cheese is the secret ingredient in this ultimate chocolate chip cookie recipe.<p>We now get firmly into the "GREAT" category of chocolate chip …

Recipe for lemon chess pie

<i>Makes one 9-inch pie</i><p>Made with sugar, eggs, and butter, this smooth and lemony custard pie is a version of chess pie. Chess pies supposedly originated …

This simple trick will take your summer cocktails to the next level

We've all been there: It's hot outside and your drink is warm, so you add ice to cool it down. Suddenly, you realize your cocktail is extremely watered down, and you're stuck with a lower-quality drink. Right?<p>Not anymore. Champagne ice cubes are the simplest way to keep your drink cool and strong …