Alana Frank

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5 Ways The Brits Make Tea That Americans Should Adopt, Too

In a country where "tea" has come to mean an XL fast-food sugar bomb, things have clearly gotten out of hand.<p>So maybe we should learn a thing or two from the Brits? Our friends across the pond know a thing or two about making tea, and dare we say, are a bit better at brewing the beverage than …

Watch, Skip, or Binge: Your Definitive Guide to Summer TV

Back in the olden days, television networks would air reruns during most of the summer, freeing up your spare time to go see big tentpole films. In …

Lana Del Rey Gives Fans A Preview Of Her New Song ‘Honeymoon’

Earlier this summer, we heard the news that Lana Del Rey was recording a new album called <i>Honeymoon</i>, perfectly befitting the queen of opulent gloominess. Well, far before the expected release date in September, a mysterious Instagram account with the username “Honeymoon” surfaced with a sneak peek …

Item of the Day: Moleskine Academic Planner

I know we live in a digital world, I get that. But for my day-to-day tasks, I still need a pen and paper. My notebooks sometimes just turn into “To …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

The editors at Amazon.com recently came out with a list of the Best Books of 2013 So Far, which ranks the best books released between January and June 2013.<p>"Customers looking for great summer reads will find an eclectic selection on the list this year, from the very best fiction to compelling …

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LA's 17 Hottest New Restaurants, Fall Edition

79 Words You Might Be Mispronouncing, From 'GIF' to 'Zooey Deschanel'

At first, I was sure I'd know the correct pronunciation for all 79 of the words <i>Mental Floss</i>' John Green lays out in this video. But I gotta admit, …

How to Make the Perfect Lobster Roll

<b>I have to credit Dr. Claw</b> for teaching me how good a lobster roll can be. The infamous Brooklyn "lobster pusher"—the guy who won fame and no small degree of notoriety for illegally selling lobster rolls out of his apartment—gave me the first one I ever liked: A warm, garlicky tube of soft, delicate …