Anne Desrosiers

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47 Football-Viewing Snacks to Eat While Yelling at the TV

Wings, quesadillas, pizza, brownies, cookies, fried chicken, subs, tacos... You name it, we got it.<p>Football season is snack season, and finger food is the name of the game (unless it's chili, duh). Here's our amped-up versions of the classic football season favorites.

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Green Smoothies You'll Actually Want to Drink

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

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Get Off the Tourist Track in Havana

Travel<p>Experience the rhythms of Cuba like a local.<p>To get an inside glimpse of daily life for the average Cuban, you and your kids should skip the hotels and stay in one of the hundreds of <i>casas particulares</i> sprinkled throughout Havana, the Cuban equivalent of B&Bs and one of the few forms of private …

Explore Italy’s art masterpieces

Italy hosts such a rich variety of historical art pieces it is almost overwhelming to the novice art-appreciator.<p>You can see many of Italian art’s greatest hits in a single day if you want to shuffle along behind everyone else at the Vatican, but this is a recipe for Stendhal syndrome: an arguably …

World's Coolest Underwater Lodgings

Undersea hotels represent one of the newest frontiers in hospitality. From Zanzibar to Sweden, beautiful underwater properties with one-of-a-kind views have been popping up around the globe, featuring some of the most unique rooms that travelers can book. Meanwhile, closer to home, many celebrated …

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Twisted Metal Street Art Murals by DALeast

DALeast landed on this planet in 1984 in China, he then decided to live as an artist in this life. He studied sculpture at the Institute of Fine Arts …

Man Builds Home for $11,000 Using Local Found Materials

Kayaking instructor and boatbuilder Brian Schulz embarked on an ambitious construction project that took him about a year and a half to complete. The end result is a beautiful home in the woods that cost only $11,000! Inspired by Japanese architecture, the <i>Japanese Forest House</i> (as Schulz aptly …

How to Open a Can of Food Using Your Bare Hands

A Russian man demonstrates how to open a can of food using only your bare hands in this 2013 video. Even though he’s explaining the process in …

The Meanings of All 50 State Names

Christina Sterbenz of <i>Business Insider</i> has put together a fascinating list of the etymologies of all 50 state’s names. Michigan was named for Lake …

JetBlue Says It Did the Right Thing For Safety Reasons

Despite some 1,800 flight cancellations since Thursday and massive disruption of passengers’ travel plans, JetBlue is standing firm and not conceding …

Why I'm Sounding More British by the Day

The change crept up on me slowly, unceremoniously, just as stealthily and sneakily as a cat.<p>While I haven't done a full-blown Madonna (she was heavily derided for her sudden faux-British brogue after spending some time in the UK), this here Canadian's English is now peppered with British-isms.<p>This …

The 5 Most Secret Nude Beaches In America

Ahh, a beach day: The warm sun on your bare legs. The cool saltwater on your bare arms. Ever wondered how it would feel on… <i>other</i> bare parts of your body?<p>The only thing more exhilarating than a nude beach is a hidden nude beach that nobody else knows about. We can’t conclude for sure that these are …

The Ultimate (Affordable!) Tropical Vacation

<i>Photo Courtesy of Whitney Tressel. Article by Whitney Tressel of Budget Travel.</i><p>We can almost guarantee that if you haven't been to Costa Rica yet, one of your travel-crazy friends has. And they've told you all about it, right? The beaches and the rain forests. The food. The eco-resorts. And, of …

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Put these 10 countries on your travel list for 2014

SOME OF THE PLACES below make the list because they’re hosting mega-events in 2014; others are included simply because they’re awesome and I’m dying …

The Top 7 International Destinations You Need to Visit in 2014

Many travelers are taking a look at their 2014 calendars to determine what new places they want to visit in the coming year. Travelers today want to do, see, and interact more than ever before as international travel continues to grow, and we're looking to the future to those countries that will …

25 Reasons Norway Is The Greatest Place On Earth

Norway is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places on Earth. It's home to more natural wonders than we can count and it has stunning cities, fascinating history and really happy people.<p>Norway's not cheap. But it's worth it. Here are 25 reasons why.<p><b>1. It's actually one of the happiest places on</b> …

Asclepios Wellness Healing Retreat - Costa Rica ...

<b>Asclepios Wellness & Healing Retreat - Costa Rica</b><p>With a strong emphasize on wellness and nature, and a tranquil setting in El Cacao de Alajuela, …

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The Best Spring Nail Trends to Try Now

All-white nails with precise details, crisp stripes, sexy metallics, unexpected pastels, and over-the-top artwe tip off springs top nail trends.<p>All-white nails with precise details, crisp stripes, sexy metallics, unexpected pastels, and over-the-top art—we tip off spring's top nail trends.

15 Ways To Enjoy London In May

Finally — it's springtime, and London is seeing some May sunshine. Let's celebrate this <i>joyous</i> occasion by partaking in some of the fun events the …

Shine On: Chic Silver & Gold Holidays Shoes

This season, our idea of the perfect festive sole comes in a lustrous metallic.<p>This season, our idea of the perfect festive sole comes in a lustrous metallic.

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Lingerie sets: key fashion trends of the season - in pictures

Start the New Year with a few new entries to your lingerie drawer. Pick from matching bra sets in bold colours to girly lace, delicate pastels and playful polka dots. Every girl needs a little glamour to underpin their new season looks. The Observer fashion team take their pick of the best Continue …

To Find Paris's Prettiest Boutique, Just Follow Your Nose

Nose isn't just Paris's prettiest boutique—it's home to a carefully curated collection of rare beauty products, handmade candles, and perfumes.<p>Paris is a world class shopping mecca filled with flashy designer stores and cool, quirky vintage shops—no secret there. But if haute couture or flea market …

Best New Hotels 2017 | Hot List - Condé Nast Traveler

Previous<p>The 40 Most Beautiful Countries in the World<p>Our Favorite American Road Trips<p>The Best Hidden Beaches in Italy<p>The Most Beautiful Places in France<p>The Best Islands in the World<p>Next<p>It's Not Too Late to Plan Your Summer<p>School's out, the weather’s glorious, and the wanderlust is fierce.<p>Previous<p>The …

10 Off The Beaten Path Cities You Should Absolutely Visit

Ask a random person and they can easily rattle off the famous cities around the world, and the list will undoubtedly include New York, Paris, and London.<p>Paris is Paris and London is London, but that shouldn’t mean it’s the only city worth checking out. If you’re already planning to shell out the …

Hotels That Make the Most of a Stellar Location

When it comes to hotels, great views are always a selling point. A cityscape, a beach sunset, a lush courtyard...pretty much any slice of wonder or beauty can bump up a room's desirability (and price). But then there are those instances when -- by virtue of its proximity to something spectacular -- …

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