Patrick McAnany

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7 Simple Dinners You Should Totally Bookmark

Easy ways to eat pasta, pizza, and salmon — because you deserve it.

Cooking

5 Ways to Declutter a Kitchen Without Losing Any of the Good Charm

<i>Welcome to Spring Clean Your Life, your one-stop shop for gotta-try-those tips & bookmark-me inspiration to spruce up your kitchen and home this season—and well beyond.</i><p>Call me crazy, but I always get excited when the time for spring kitchen cleaning rolls around. Figuring out what to toss, what to …

Kitchens

The best cheese dish from 19 countries around the world

<i>Fromagers</i> milk cows, goats, buffalo and sheep to create a multitude of textures, smells and flavors.<p>Whether stinky, gooey, spicy, smoked, curdled, ripe or aged, cheese is a dietary staple around the world.<p>Here are the most delicious cheese dishes from 19 countries around the world.

7 Mexican Cheeses You Need to Know

How many can you name?<p>This Cinco de Mayo, skip the pre-packaged "Mexican blend" and opt instead for authentic Mexican cheeses like mild cotija or …

Easy flatbread recipes from India, Italy and the Middle East

I had never really thought about flatbreads until 1995, when I bought a book called Flatbreads & Flavors. I stood in Books for Cooks in London salivating over the recipes that the authors Naomi Duguid and Jeffrey Alford had gathered: Hunza sprouted-wheat flatbread with apricots; Afghan naan with …

Bread

20 Grilled Skewer Recipes to Get You Ready for Barbecue Season

It’s *finally* that time. We’re consistently feeling the sun on our skin, the stores are full of brightly colored fashions and the neighbors are already grilling. Ready to jump on the outdoor-cooking bandwagon? There’s no better grill-ready meal than kabob recipes full of your favorite meats and …

The Best Beaches in Europe

The focal point of this famous spot is the hulking, weathered hull of a freighter that ran aground in the early ’80s. The ship now sits in the middle …

European Travel

How to improve your vocabulary: 6 tips for language learners

1. Gather a list of cognates.<p>In linguistics, a cognate is a word that is very similar to another. There are hundreds of cognates shared by English …

Language Learning

13 IKEA Planter Hacks for the Ultimate Outdoor Patio Garden

15 Survival Gadgets For Your Next Outdoor Adventure

You've never wanted to go outside more than now.

Outdoors

The 7 best backpacks for travelers

It's versatile enough to handle your needs, and basic enough to take anywhere and everywhere.<p>You don't need to trek through the wilderness or across entire continents to be a backpack person — maybe rolling a suitcase through a crowded terminal just isn't your forte. (Though if it is, there are …

Backpacking

10 Exotic, Luxurious Homes Around the World

Peek inside the rooms of world-class estates and secluded private islands.<p>Peek inside the rooms of world-class estates and secluded private islands.

44 Simple, Healthy Fish Recipes for Crazy-Busy Weeknights

Nothing fancy, showy, or meaty here. Just our best simple fish recipes—perfect for weeknights.<p>Nothing fancy, showy, or meaty here. Just our best simple fish recipes—perfect for weeknights.

Seafood

29 Travel Hacks Even Frequent Fliers Don't Know

Instead of insulting your intelligence with “hacks” like “pack light,” or “bring an empty water bottle,” we’ve put together a list of tips and tricks …

The 25 most beautiful Caribbean beaches

The world's 20 oldest cities

Ancient History

19 Gadgets Every Adult Needs In Their Kitchen

Kitchen gadgets are the toys of adulthood.

Slow Cookers

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Walk, cycle, kayak or horse ride around some of the continent’s most stunning and remote corners<p>Horse-riding, Turkey<p>The Persians named Cappadocia “the land of beautiful horses” after its wild mountain ponies – and the striking landscape of deep canyons and strangely shaped rocks is perfect for an …

European Travel

The Most Beautiful Towns in America

Whether they have over-the-top American charm (we're looking at you, Woodstock, Vermont) or proximity to some of the loveliest landscapes on earth (hello, Big Sur), these 20 idylls—the most beautiful towns in the U.S.—are worth a stopover. And while there's something to be said about big city …

New England

Airline Employees Spill 12 Fascinating Secrets of Air Travel That Passengers Don't Know

Some scary, some interesting, and some downright bizarre.<p>Over at Reddit, someone asked airline employees to share secrets that we muggles don't know about the magical world of air travel. Hoo boy! There are some doozies. As someone who has to fly the (sometimes not so) friendly skies next week, I …

22 Hearty Cold-Weather Slow-Cooker Recipes

Cooking

The best time to buy airline tickets and more 2016 travel predictions

With 2015 coming to a close, travelers are looking ahead and making vacation plans for the coming year. Travel companies are wondering: Where are people headed, and how much do they plan to spend? And consumers are trying to find the best bargains.<p>TripAdvisor, Travelex and Expedia surveyed and …

Tourism

Ōkunoshima Rabbit Island

Ōkunoshima Island was the site of Japan's secret chemical-weapons-production factory during World War II.<p>During the war, the island factory produced more than 6 kilotons of poison gases, which were tested on rabbits.<p>Today, the island has been reborn as a tourist attraction and is called "Us agi …

41 Salmon Recipes for All Your Roasting, Grilling, and Pan-Searing Needs

Salmon just never seems to get old. Here are our best easy salmon recipes to make with our favorite weeknight dinner protein.<p>We love salmon for a million reasons, but #1 is definitely salmon's versatility. Whether grilled, roasted, pan-seared, or smoked, this weeknight dinner all-star never gets …

Seafood

10 great wines under $10 to bring to holiday parties

Wine is widely appreciated at the holidays as a host gift, at the dinner table, or at a party, but finding an eminently drinkable one that won't drain your wallet can be a challenge.<p>Based on expert recommendations and tastings, Cheapism.com has rounded up 10 enjoyable wines — five reds and five …

14 awesome gifts for the foodie in your life

We've put together a list of 15 gifts that are perfect for the foodie in your life, from the top cooking tools to cleverly curated subscription boxes packed with everything from international snacks to chocolate.<p>Whether you're looking for mouthwatering recipes, tasty treats, or the latest chef's …

Paella just got a whole lot easier thanks to this slow cooker recipe

Traditional Spanish dish paella just got easier while being super tasty. The slow cooker does practically all the work, and what you get is a …

16 Hanukkah Recipes You NEED for Your Feast

Shalom! It’s almost time for the the Festival of Lights, AKA Hanukkah. While there are so many tried-and-true culinary traditions that are Hanukkah requirements, it’s always fun to add a little bit of a modern twist to those classic recipes. Here we have everything from appetizers and sides to main …

A new dual-sport motorcycle for $1,895?

EICMA brought us all types of new shiny, two-wheeled toys to be excited about, but releasing bikes in such a grandiose style costs money. CSC took a …

Motorcycles