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8 Sophisticated Italian Pasta Recipes

So what if Wednesday night has always been spaghetti night—how about showing bucatini and cavatelli some love? These stepped-up (but still easy!) …

Italian Food

Our 10 Most Popular Soup Recipes of All Time

Even though soup is a year-round staple in my house, right about now is when it reaches peak comfort-food status. Whether you're making one that …


14 High-Protein Oatmeal Recipes to Get You Through Any Morning

I like to think of myself as a fairly adventurous eater. I'll try anything once. I grew up on three different continents and was lucky enough to eat …


39 Healthy Soup Recipes That Make Any Day Cozier


17 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Some are new, some are staff favorites, but all are terrific—and you’ll love at least one.<p>If Oddball Families Make You Smile<p><b>The People We Hate at the</b> …

Make-Ahead French Toast That Tastes Like the Best Apple Pie

Apple-Cinnamon French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 10 to 12<p><i>For the French toast casserole:</i> <br>4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>6 large eggs <br>2 cups …


In the British Virgin Islands I learned to sail — for my father, while there was still time

<b>The sailboat glided</b> through the Tortola harbor, and I was at the helm, weaving around docks, mooring balls and yachts at rest, en route to open water. Dinghies buzzed around me, running errands for the larger vessels. And then it happened. A wheezing cough. A resigned sigh. Silence. The motor …

Die Hard

10 unique ways to preserve your travel memories

It's estimated that at least 1 trillion photos will be taken this year. Most of them never make it off the device on which they're stored and, unless …


How to See The Best of South Africa in 12 Days

In the past few years, South Africa has raced to the top of many travelers' must-visit lists. Filled with stunning vistas, cool cities, and...The …

South Africa
Christmas Dinner

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status | Inc.com

<i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann, writer who abandoned a career in law, on Quora:</b><p>For anyone who wants to attain the vaunted …


Why Boats and Ships Measure Their Speed on the Water in Knots

Simon Whistler explains why boats and ships measure their speed on the water in knots and how the unit is measured in an episode of Today I Found Out.<p>…


Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of March 7, 2016)

This week’s news included the hard fought battle for the Republican and Democratic presidential nominations, Iran’s missile test, U.S. strikes against al Shabaab and Maria Sharapova’s ban from tennis. Read some of the biggest stories of the week, as they appeared in The Daily Edition.<p><b>1.</b> Primary …

The 4 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Cooking Chicken Breasts

Avoid these common chicken breast mistakes and pretty soon you'll be the breast around. Err… well, you know.<p>You don't have to lie to us: We know that chicken breasts are in your regular cooking rotation. And why shouldn't they be? They're cheap, cook quickly, and are about as soothingly reliable as …


5 Epic Honeymoon Destinations You’ve Probably Never Considered

The planning is over, the anxiety has gone, the deed is done, and now it’s time for a major vacation. Coordinating a honeymoon can be one of the most exciting parts of getting married, not only because you get to do it together as a couple, <i>alone</i>, but also because the possibilities of places to …

Andaman and Nicobar

Most Anticipated: The Great 2016 Book Preview

We think it’s safe to say last year was a big year for the book world. In addition to new titles by <b>Harper Lee</b>, <b>Jonathan Franzen</b>, and <b>Lauren Groff</b>, we …


Best Scrambled Eggs Recipes

Make your best scramble ever with recipes like smoked-salmon scramble with dill griddle biscuits and poached scrambled eggs with goat cheese sauce.


Bahamas: Sailing the Exumas

Laid out like a string of pearls along the eastern edge of the Grand Bahamas Bank, the Exumas are a breathtaking chain of idyllic, pristine islands …

Fort Lauderdale

Here's How To Actually Start Exercising Again

Don't be afraid.

10 Ways to Use Up a Whole Loaf of Bread (Especially the Stale Parts)

If one of your 2016 resolutions is to cut back on kitchen waste, there's no better time to start than now. Once you've hit the farmers market, done some cooking, and prepped for the week ahead, be mindful of your bits and bobs: Compost your eggshells, tuck the onion skins in the freezer bag newly …

15 Recipes We Made Over and Over (and Over) Again This Year

It comes as no surprise that we all have many, many recipes bookmarked in "to make" lists—we learn about new ones each day, we try some on photo shoots, and they get us all excited. Some we deem a fun romp, and some stick—like, permanently.<p>Here are some of the recipes you could very well find on …

Perfect Stocking Stuffers For The World Traveler On Your List

In a world where people agree on very little, we can all agree on this: Travel is great. The sensory overload, the never ending <i>newness</i>, the kindness of a stranger — it’s just all so awesome.<p>Which goes a long way toward explaining why travel gifts are the best gifts. Fun, inventive gizmos can make …

Stocking Stuffers

Christmas party drinks guide: the best wines to buy and cocktails to make

Not that I want to worry you or anything but we’ve moved on from the days when the duty of every host was simply to supply enough cheap booze for everyone to pour down their throats until either they passed out or discovered a hitherto unknown ability to sing through every verse of I’m Dreaming of …

Nigella Lawson's Genius No-Bake Nutella Cheesecake

During the holidays, we can be soothed by the sure things—the desserts that won't crack or sink or spring a leak, that don't take much time or a lick of oven space, that have everything going for them.<p>No-bake cheesecakes promise all of that, in a straight shot to the finish line—skipping past …

Seafood Pastas

These hearty recipes include angel hair pasta with squid, mussels, and zucchini and seafood capellini with saffron.

Italian Food

One Good-to-Know Knot for All Occasions (and a Few Others for Good Measure)

Tugboat bowlines, fisherman's knots, sheet bends. The best knots are named for their jobs on the ocean, but they have numerous, practical uses on …


Recipes for Holiday Houseguests

From a Southern baked chicken casserole to cheese-stuffed shells, here are great recipes for holiday houseguests.


10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …