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7 Holiday Cookies That Look Like They're Dusted with Snow

Shaping cookies like reindeer or Christmas trees isn't the only way to make festive holiday cookies.<p>With a little help from powdered sugar, you can …

17 Best-Loved Holiday Cookies and Bars

<b>1. Almond Biscotti</b><p>Inspired by the almond biscotti served at the celebrated Zuni Cafe in San Francisco, these Italian-style cookies are are made by forming a fragrant, almond-studded dough into loaves, partially baking it, slicing it and then baking it again. They are everything you want a good …

Dessert

10 reasons to visit Manila

Despite being one of Southeast Asia's best capital cities for sightseeing and culture, Manila continues to (unfairly) get a bad rap. Crime, pollution, poverty, corruption, overpopulation and horrendous traffic jams are all typically associated with the city, but this paints an unbalanced picture. …

7 Things You Absolutely Must Try in a National Park

<i>By Dalia Colon for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>President Franklin Roosevelt once said, "There is nothing so American as our national parks.... The fundamental idea behind the parks...is that the country belongs to the people." If you have yet to explore "your" parks -- there are 401 of them -- then …

National Parks

#TheLIST: 10 Affordable Luxuries

You don't have to spend a ton of money for great looking clothes and accessories. Here, we rounded up 10 editor-approved basics that say luxe without breaking the bank.<p>You don't have to spend a ton of money for great looking clothes and accessories. Here, we rounded up 10 editor-approved basics …

The best walking tours in NYC

If you're feeling overwhelmed by the prospect of trying to see as much of New York as possible in a short time, the solution might be one of Gotham's …

Corregidor

With the recent unrest in the news, it seems fitting to discuss an island which was critical to the allies in the East during the world wars. Corregidor is a historic treasure of the Philippines. It is an island reached by ferry through the cooling waters of Manila Bay. The ferry moves swiftly, …

Free Things to Do in Baltimore

TravelFree Things to Do<p>Often overshadowed by other East Coast metropolises like Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New York, Baltimore is a city rife with culture. Its rich colonial and African-American influence, combined with its picturesque location on the Chesapeake Bay, make the city a great …

The best mobile apps for taking notes

Whether you're a student taking notes for class this fall or your workday requires that you take notes in meetings, a handy app that makes it easy to jot things down and organize them can be incredibly useful. Even better, with the right note-taking app, you can access your notes on any device so …

Steven Pinker: 10 'grammar rules' it's OK to break (sometimes)

Among the many challenges of writing is dealing with rules of correct usage: whether to worry about split infinitives, fused participles, and the meanings of words such as "fortuitous", "decimate" and "comprise". Supposedly a writer has to choose between two radically different approaches to these …

How To Substitute Cauliflower -- Deliciously -- For Just About Everything You Eat

There's a little, cruciferous vegetable in town that can be substituted into virtually any dish. This food turns pasta gluten-free, pizzas low-carb and cereal Paleo.<p>Say hello to cauliflower.<p>The oft-overlooked vegetable gives the potato and even chicken a run for its money, and those with a …