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The Best Vegetarian And Vegan Cookbooks For Every Wannabe Chef’s Shelf

Michael Pollan sums up how we should eat in the simplest possible way, “Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.” Those are wise words to live by. It doesn’t mean you can’t take a ridiculous burger to the face every now and then, but in between it’s probably best to eat some real, unprocessed, …


Adventures by Rail: The Most Scenic Train Vacations in North America

Train voyages and vacations have been part of European and U.S. culture as long as there have been tracks on the ground. Millionaires Jay Gould and …

I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

These travels exposed me to new cultures, and left impressions and memories that will stay with me for the rest of my life.<p>From the beaches of southern Portugal to the canals of Amsterdam, here are the spots I consider must-sees.

European Travel

The best cold-brew coffee maker

<i>By Nick Guy & Kevin Purdy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer's guide to the best things for your home. Read the full article here.</i><p>We looked at nine cold-brew coffee makers, analyzed dozens of at-home brewing methods, made concentrate for more than 200 cups of coffee, and …


This Whole Millennials + Food Obsession Seems Like It's Here to Stay

Writer Eve Turow explores the question of why Millennials spend so much money on food and what that means in her new book, Generation Yum.<p>"I should be spending the little money I have on laundry, but I'm not. I would rather get a great craft brew."<p>This is what writer Eve Turow, 28, admitted on the …


Cracks emerge in Twitter's growth plan

Investors are starting to see some worrying signs that user growth – often seen as a predictor of future profitability – at some of the world's biggest technology firms is starting to hit a wall.<p>Despite largely meeting or beating analyst expectations in most key financial metrics, Twitter Inc. saw …