Linda Pawlowski

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Disneyland's original prospectus revealed!

Thanks to an anonymous benefactor, Boing Boing is pleased to present the first-ever look at the original Disneyland prospectus.<p>Thanks to an anonymous …

Animated pixel art anyone? Let the running waters soothe your soul

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Wales

Travel<p><b>Name:</b> Pembrokeshire Coast National Park <b><br>Location:</b> Wales <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1952 <b><br>Size:</b> 240 square miles (620 square kilometers)<p>Did You Know?<p>• <b>Coastal Gem</b> Other British national parks include seaside areas but Pembrokeshire Coast is the only truly coastal park in the system—a realm of seacoast and …

Ireland

Would You Eat This Volcano Pie?

In Menasha, WI, two women—Nora Asplund and Kim Moutsopoulosare—decided to liven up the routine at Aspen Landing restaurant with the Volcano Pizza. According to the Sheboygan Press, it's inspired by a similar pie Nora discovered being made in Italy.<p>It comes one size, with up to three toppings, and …

Bobby Flay's Tips for Building the Perfect Burger

From patty size and fat content to "crunchification," Bobby Flay's advice on cooking the perfect hamburger<p><i>For a guy so obsessed with flavor, Bobby Flay is remarkably restrained when it comes to burgers: He likes ’em beefy, juicy, and crunchy. Here’s what he tells his line cooks at his 18 Bobby’s</i> …

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The Ultimate High-Low Austin Dining Guide

Food & Dining

Game Day Eats: Burgers, Sides, and Sauces for Your Superbowl Party

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>If your ideal Superbowl celebration features burgers (beef, or otherwise), dips, sauces, and plenty of salty, starchy sides, take a look through this Game Day edition of recipes, which ranges from classic, …

21 Truly Insane Stories Behind Your Favorite Foods

Prepare for your mind to be blown and your stomach to growl.

How Johnny Cash's Boyhood Home Shaped the Man in Black

<i>By David Robert Weible</i><p><i>The Cash home in Dyess before Arkansas Sate acquired it in 2011.</i><p>Listening to his music, it's easy to picture a young Johnny Cash running around a rural Southern town causing trouble and learning the life lessons that inspired his simple but profound folk, rock, blues, and …

17 Places You Have To Visit To Truly Understand

Some places are portrayed just perfectly in photos-- in fact, they look even better in photos, because their real-life versions are polluted with crowds and chaos (cough, Eiffel Tower, cough).<p>Other wonders, however, are not so overrated. A picture could never do justice to their majesty, because …

America's legendary drives

With over four million miles of highway, the USA offers more road trips than anyone could tackle in one lifetime. Whether you’re itching to peek into Wild West history, or just longing for a big ol’ soulful dose of nature’s vistas, you’ll find them along America’s backroads and byways. Here are our …

Hiking

New Images Of England's Hauntingly Abandoned Workhouse-Turned-Hospital

Welcome to heebie-jeebie central.<p>New photos from British photographer Damien McFadden capture the grisly interior of a building most recently known as St. Edmund's Hospital. The multi-story brick structure in Northampton was abandoned in 1998-- uncontrollable weeds and debris now clog its crumbling …

Walt Disney World Secrets Gold!

• <b>Author:</b> Mike Westby<p>Walt Disney World Resort is a land filled with magic, wonder…and secrets!<p>Each day, thousands and thousands of guests journey throughout the parks, enjoying the fantasy that is Walt Disney World without ever realizing they’re walking past, over and sometimes through a magical …

Mother's Heartwarming Photos of Sons with Farm Animals

Russian photographer and mother of two boys Elena Shumilova captures heartwarming images of her sons interacting with various animals on their farm, including dogs, rabbits, cats, and ducklings. She manages to transport the viewer into a fairy tale-like world with her photos of these little guys …

Watch Music Bring Back Memories for Alzheimer's Patients

How songs can help people whose minds are deteriorating.<p>One day in 2006, New York social worker Dan Cohen realized that with today's devices, all of his favorite music—he's a fan of '60s rock—is at his fingertips, but he might no longer be able to listen to it if he winds up in a nursing home when …

Susan Miller, astrologer to the stars: 'April's so scary I'm giving classes on it'

Susan Miller has important news for us. "April's so scary that I'm giving classes on it," she says, tracing a series of points on her impossibly complicated astrology chart. "Look, we have a perfect square on 15 April – 15 April! You've got Jupiter at 12, and Uranus at 13, and Pluto at 13, and Mars …

Home Happiness: 9 Feng Shui Decor Picks

Feng shui. We admit to not totally grasping all of its complex and layered nuances. It's one complicated art for sure. But, we can definitely jump on …

Let's Explore the Off-Camera Style of Lady Mary

If you can't already tell, I'm kiiiiind of obsessed with both <i>Downton Abbey</i>'s Lady Mary and the talented actress who plays her, Michelle Dockery. Even when Lady Mary is in mourning, she has the best wardrobe in the castle, and Michelle Dockery has proved herself a pro on the awards season red …

Figure Skater Ashley Wagner on What It's Like to Almost Not Make the Olympics

Photo: Getty Images<p>Imagine training your whole life for a goal of Olympic proportions, literally. You've lived it, breathed it, spent countless hours practicing and scrutinizing your own every move, and endured nerve-wracking competitions, all in the name of something you love, and that ultimate …

Nothing Today Can Match The Vintage Glamour Of Christian Dior

One doesn't have to dig deeper than Christian Dior's archives to know what glamour looks like. The designer launched his eponymous French fashion house with much-needed dose of elegance after World War II, debuting his "New Look" in 1947 when he was only 42 years old.<p>Upon first seeing the …

Why Are French Women Allowed to Age and Still Be Sexy?

Photo: Courtesy of Louis Vuitton<p>The latest Louis Vuitton campaign features two iconic French women: actress Catherine Deneuve and It-girl/model Caroline de Maigret. The former is 70-years-old and the latter is reaching a sudden peak as she is about to turn 39. Both share the same sultry eyes, bed …

Louis Vuitton

How to Be a Heroine by Samantha Ellis – review

Should one ever read fiction for advice or guidance? Not if you have any sense, Jane Austen's Henry Tilney asserts, having enjoyed "hundreds and hundreds" of novels without ever mistaking one of them for real life. But of course Tilney is only a character in a novel (<i>Northanger Abbey</i>), the girl he …

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The art of people watching

There are really two types of walkers: those who are just looking to get from place to place, and those who are looking while going from place to …

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, Scotland

<b>Name:</b> Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park <b><br>Location:</b> Scotland <b><br>Date Established:</b> 2002 <b><br>Size:</b> 720 square miles (1,865 square kilometers)<p>Did You Know?<p>• <b>Munro Country</b> The Trossachs are an appealing belt of hills and lochs stretching across the border between Scotland’s Lowlands and Highlands. In …

England's Preservation Problem: It Has Too Much Heritage to Manage

Some of the country’s most valuable historic sites and buildings are under threat because English Heritage is unable to cope with a massive …

15 weird New Year’s traditions from around the world

First of all, let me say that the North American tradition of kissing the person in closest proximity to you at midnight is totally weird. It’s kind …

The Secrets of Being Married to a Chef

"That's like, my dream." This is what I hear when I say what my husband does. His job invokes images of dinner parties with friends and late night croissant making. This idea has been cultivated by TV shows and movies that show chefs doing sexy chef things like seducing partners in empty restaurant …

Staff Picks: Favorite Burgers of 2013

GalleryStaff Picks: Favorite Burgers of 2013<p>We're already looking forward to all of the burger goodness that's sure to come in the new year, but before we officially shut the book on 2013, we're taking a moment to remember <b>13 of the best burgers we ate all year</b> in the slideshow above.<p>Go Directly to …