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Lost Art Of Bending Over: How Other Cultures Spare Their Spines

To see if you're bending correctly, try a simple experiment.<p>"Stand up and put your hands on your waist," says Jean Couch, who has been helping people get out of back pain for 25 years at her studio in Palo Alto, Calif.<p>"Now imagine I've dropped a feather in front of your feet and asked to pick it …

Pain

Delicious Bailey’s Chocolate Mousse Cake

Deliciously light, fluffy mousse infused with the sweet chocolate flavor of Baileys Irish Cream. You can make it for the weekend and surprise your …

The World's Most and Least Reliable Airlines, Ranked

With the Holidays underway and travelers eager to get home (or to their winter vacation spot), there will be fingers crossed for no delays — although …

Air New Zealand

The 17 biggest money lessons of 2017 to end up richer and wiser — and ready for 2018

As the sun sets on 2017, it’s time to look back at a year when the stock market — and cryptocurrencies like bitcoin — roared, Donald Trump spent his …

New York State

There's a Million Reasons to go to Paris, But This Round Trip Flight For Just $377 is the Best One! - Hippie In Heels

There’s something about Paris. When I first went to Europe, there was no other place I was more excited about going to than Paris. It’s got a dreamy …

France

Welcome Hippie In Heels readers!

For Rachel's Hippie In Heels readers, Naveen & Shaylee (the husband-and-wife founders of Next Vacay) are giving you a free upgrade to business class …

E-Mail

Infographic: How to Live Like a Local in Italy

Besides being the birthplace of pizza, the world's largest exporter of wine, and the home of 52 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Italy is, of course, …

Useful Vocabulary for the Paris Metro: A Handy Primer

The Paris metro isn't especially difficult to use-- at least, once you get the hang of it. But especially for visitors who don't know much French, it …

Your iPhone Has a Secret New Feature That Could Save Your Life

It’s well worth the iOS upgrade.<p><i>This story originally appeared on RealSimple.com.</i><p>Having a phone on you during a scary situation can be a lifesaver, …

Set Your Ice Cream Cake on Fire

Baked alaska is a simple ice-cream cake, but with the tension of a good novel (will the delicate protagonist — the ice cream — survive the flames?) and the beauty of a poem. “It was a work of art,” one guest said at the end of her meal. But nothing could be further from the truth. It’s all craft. …

Baking

Christmas Morning Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together first 2 ingredients and 1 tsp. granulated sugar in a glass measuring cup; let stand 5 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Beat 1/2 cup …

31 ways to optimize your smartphone

Be ready for anything life throws your way.<p>Studies show that we're spending half our waking hours with our smartphones, and it's clear that the devices have changed how we interact with our world. So why not optimize your device to get yourself a easier, more productive, more relaxing life? Below, …

Apps

Best Ever Triple Chocolate Cheesecake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 300 degrees F. Lightly butter a 9-by-3-inch cake pan. Line the bottom with parchment paper; lightly butter parchment. Get …

The Only Chocolate Cake Recipe You'll Ever Need!

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 325 F (165 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9 x 13 inch pan or two 9 inch round pans.<p>2<p>Done<p>To make the cake: In a large mixing …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

User-Friendly, Tender Cream Cheese Pie Crust

Instructions<p>In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar, and salt. Sift in the baking powder to ensure there are no lumps.<p>Using a stand mixer fitted …

Wicked good Boston cream pie with America's Test Kitchen

Our friends at America's Test Kitchen call the Boston area home. Assuming they would know a thing or two about it, we wanted to get their thoughts on …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

Whose Health Care Is Best? A Look at the Pros and Cons of 6 Countries’ Health Care Systems Across the World

How To Make The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies, According To 5 Expert Bakers

YUM.<p>There’s no cookie more universally loved than the chocolate chip cookie, so we all owe it to ourselves to bake the best darn chocolate chip cookies we can possibly make ― for us, for our friends and family, and for the dignity of the chocolate chip cookie itself.<p>We’re here with help. We reached …

Chewy Sugar Cookies

You can also roll the cookies in the sugar sprinkles before baking.<p>Total:30 minPrep:20 minCook:10 min<p>Yield:4 dozen cookies<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional …

Dessert

10 things to try after you install iOS 11

What to do after you upgrade<p>iOS 11 is available, officially, today. It's coming to every iPhone and iPad made in the past few years, and chances are, you're going to upgrade. When you install it on your iPhone, you'll find that some things are very different than what you're used to, but the core …

This Skillet Apple Crisp Is for Lazy Cooks

Skillet Apple Crisp<p>Serves 6<p><i>For the topping:</i> <br>1 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats <br>1 cup all-purpose flour <br>1/2 cup packed light brown sugar <br>1/2 …

This Savory Twist on Apple Pie Turns It into a Main Dish

In the spring of 2015, I packed up my rolling pin and traveled from my rural home in Washington State, to the Big Apple to do all the baking for the Art of the Pie photo shoot. Each evening, photographer Andrew Scrivani would ask me for the backstory of each of the pies he would be shooting the …

Best Ever Mini Chocolate Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>How to make the layers<p>Whip the whole eggs with the sugar and the vanilla sugar until they change color and their volume triples. Sift …

What’s the Difference Between Chewy, Fudgy, and Cakey Brownies?

So you want to make brownies from scratch. Amazing! We guarantee it’s worth the extra effort (though if you are to go the boxed route, we’ve rounded …

Dessert

Maison Landemaine Bakery in Paris

611<p>1K<p>It’s a great day when a new bakery opens up in your neighborhood. I don’t mean to brag, but there are six bakeries in my neighborhood. One of …

From the croll to the cronut: seven weird and wonderful baking hybrids

Struggling to decide between an indulgent morning croissant and a functional roll on-the-go? Fear not: the choice anxiety you face with your morning pastry fix is fast becoming a thing of the past, as trendy baked hybrids make their way to artisan bakeries and supermarket shelves alike.<p>The new …

Simple Honey Sourdough Starter

A sourdough starter is a yeast batter, or sponge, that you make to attract wild yeast. The starter is then added to sourdough bread recipe to make …

Baking