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10 Products That Will Transform Your Hair, Skin and Nails While You Sleep

The secret to waking up looking fresh rather than fried can be as simple as adding a few overnight beauty products to your evening routine. Whether you want to add a bit of color to pale spring skin courtesy of a natural self-tanning agent, replicate the results of a facial, or stave off the …

Could this meta-meta-flight search help you find the cheapest airfare?

There are a number of search engines out there designed to help travellers find the cheapest airfares available, but a new “meta-meta-flight search” says it scans a number of flight comparison engines to find the best of the best.<p>CheapFlightsFinder has created a new online dashboard that compares …

How to Make Legit Mouthwatering Brownies in Your Slow Cooker

Who knew that the slow cooker was the secret to warm, dreamy, delicious brownies?<p>If I could only eat one dessert for the rest of my days it would be, hands down, brownies. But not just any old brownie. It has to be chewy, chocolate-y, and preferably just a little bit (or a lot) gooey.<p>I consider …

Avoid the crowds at these under-the-radar National Parks

The National Parks System is one of the biggest tourist attractions in the United States. Millions of visitors come from all over the world to …

14 photographs that prove Yosemite is America's greatest national park

The way to make a tiramisu even more unforgettable

If it’s hard for you to think of a time when tiramisu wasn’t an ice cream flavor, a standard offering at local pizzerias, and available frozen or ready-made in your supermarket, then your memory doesn’t go back to 1993 and that terrific rom-com “Sleepless in Seattle.” Pre-movie, tiramisu was just …

Dessert

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Honeymoon Road Trip Idea: California's Central Coast

Stretching 655 serpentine miles along California's coast, Highway 1 (also known as the Pacific Coast Highway), is one of the most famous roads in the US, and one of the most picturesque. The best bits, arguably, are located south of San Francisco, along the state's Central Coast. Here's how to plan …

San Francisco

The Oregon Coast: The U.S. Road Trip as Beautiful as Highway 1

When it comes to West Coast road trips, California’s Highway 1 often monopolizes the spotlight. But Oregon’s own Highway 101, complete with quiet seaside coves, bustling beach towns, and secluded hideaways, makes for a scenic, sexy drive unlike any other. Down the snaking shoreline from Washington …

Oregon

20 incredible hotels where you can stay for less than $200 a night

We've found digs that offer everything from sexy rooftop bars and infinity pools to award-winning restaurants and buzzy bars.

Hospitality

Welcome to the Era of Plant-Based Meat

This burger looks like meat and tastes like meat—but it's made entirely out of plants.<p>Yesterday, chef Traci Des Jardins dropped by the Food & Wine …

Bill Gates

This Is How Long Sex Usually Lasts

We're not saying you've peeked through the blinds to see your neighbors doing the deed, but chances are you've wondered how your stamina stacks up …

5 Beers Made by Real Monks

Monk-made beers for discerning drinkers.<p>Most people who care about beer care about what goes into the beer. But one man in Florida is very concerned …

With the Stray Boots app, play a scavenger hunt that's really a city tour

If exploring a new city is daunting, make a game out of it with this new app.<p><b>Name:</b> Stray Boots<p><b>What it does:</b> It's a walking tour disguised as a scavenger hunt.<p><b>Available:</b> In the App Store, requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. In Google Play, requires Android 4.0 and …

Newport Beach

Humans changed a life-giving nutrient into a deadly pollutant

Nitrogen is absolutely crucial to life — an indispensable ingredient of DNA, proteins and essentially all living tissue — yet it also can choke the life out of aquatic ecosystems, destroy trees and sicken people when it shows up in excess at the wrong place, at the wrong time, in the wrong form. …

Mediterranean diet wins again, helps bones

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Mediterranean diet is well-known for its health benefits on your heart and waistline, but now your bones could benefit too, according to a new study published online by JAMA Internal Medicine.<p>In this study, researchers examined whether diet quality affects bone health in postmenopausal …

Holistic Medicine

Don't You Dare Throw Out that Wilty Lettuce

Think that wilty veg in your crisper is destined for the garbage? Think again.<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.</i><p>Long before <b>Dan Barber</b> led the charge on the …

Condensed Milk

Affordable Fashion: Clothing and Accessories You Should Always Buy Cheap

As fashion lovers, we'll admit to busting the bank for some purchases, but we're not crazy—there are some items that don't need to be designer. Beyond that, it's actually <i>better</i> if they're not, especially when you're talking basics that will see a lot of wear and tear. Some pieces are worth the …

Clothing

Your next national park trip? Check out the destinations in this new Imax film

If you need inspiration for your next road trip, go see the new Imax film "National Parks Adventure."<p>The film, by Greg MacGillivray, whose Orange County-based movie company also produced "Everest," was made to celebrate the centennial of the National Park Service this year.<p>It opened Friday at …

National Parks

11 Amazing Travel Adventures To Have in 2016

Traveling abroad can be adventure enough for some people. However, I want to take you a step further than just stepping off that plane in a foreign land. I want to show you some of the adventures that are available during your travels that can add new experiences that you will remember for a …

This Man Drank 4 Bottles of Wine Every Day and Lived to 107

Stop training for that marathon and put down the quinoa. According to a 107-year-old Spanish winemaker, the secret to longevity is drinking red …

How to Make Incredible Sourdough and Focaccia Bread

Watch how to make terrific sourdough and foccacia bread.<p>Baking bread can seem daunting. Like many home cooks, former F&W editor-in-chief Dana Cowin …

Where to Get Dinner for Two in Chicago—For Under $50

Our picks for where to get a great meal without breaking the bank in the Windy City.<p>Chicago's restaurant scene is as international and cosmopolitan …