April M. Durrant

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9 Strategies For Battling Stress

Don't let tension take over your life<p>A little stress can be a good thing, but it’s important to keep it under control. These strategies will help you retain your Zen.<p>1. Bounce Back<p>Some people are naturally resilient, but it’s also a learned skill. Stress inoculation gradually exposes people to …

The Case of the Missing Log Cabin

The Klamath County Sheriff’s office in Oregon received a report Tuesday of a stolen house. No, it wasn’t a mobile home, but a 1,500-square-foot log …

13 Weird Moments In The History Of Water Fountains

Think they're boring? Think again.<p>When was the last time you gave serious thought to a drinking fountain? Maybe it was in elementary school, when they were the only way to wet your whistle. Or maybe never. That would be perfectly understandable. They seem boring!<p>But they're not. Far from it.<p>About a …

Hyde Park

Free Climbing El Capitan: In Pictures

Climbing

The Ice Cream Sandwich: Updgraded

Why not upgrade that childhood favorite, the ice cream sandwich, to a delicious new level of sweet sophistication?<p>Ice cream sandwiches are ideal to serve at a barbecue, after a buffet-style dinner, and especially at a children's birthday party. Fun and festive, they bring out the kid in all of …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Operating Systems

5 Clean Eating Lunches for Work

Shares 27K<p>by SkinnyMs.<p>OUR LATEST VIDEOS<p><b>It can be tough finding lunch recipes that are both convenient and healthy.</b> Things seem even more complicated …

Delicious and Portable Lunches to Make This Week

<i>This post is brought to you by POPSUGAR Must Have, the monthly box that brings handpicked products from our editors to your doorstep.</i><p>The decadence of …

Hearst Magazines

Back to School Organizing: Packing Lunches

I wanted to put together a couple of posts sharing the things we are doing to prepare for the new school year. First, I shared how we are getting …

Foodily Blog

Curried Egg Salad in Mini Pitas

Makes 16 Servings<p>Prep Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>May 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons scallion, thinly sliced<p>1 tablespoon shallot, minced<p>1 1/2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar<p>1 1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard<p>1/2 teaspoon (heaping) curry powder<p>1/4 teaspoon ground cumin<p>4 large …

Food

Tuna and White Bean Salad with Heirloom Tomatoes

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>As a recent college graduate and a newbie to the workforce, I'm still learning how to balance my time and budget. This recipe uses common pantry ingredients, making this lunch affordable and easy to make on a whim. Here are three reasons to love this dish: 1. This can be made in under …

Recipes

Ham and Cheese Apple Wraps

Ham, cheese, apple wraps…oh my! Who knew that these three classic ingredients would make such a delicious combination and are perfect for packing in …

8 Lunches to Make With Leftover Roast Chicken

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Roast chicken is an end unto itself -- but it's also a means to your next lunch.</i><p>Roast …

Recipes

Easy Greek Salad with Homemade Dressing

<b>Easy Greek Salad</b> tossed with a delicious and simple <b>Homemade Dressing.</b><p>I whole-heartedly admit that I am not a salad eater. In fact, I sort of despise …

Great Getaways: St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra

There's more to Florida than theme parks, beaches, and cities where you can party 'til dawn (although those are pretty great, too!).<p><i>Photo courtesy of Kaeli Conforti. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.</i><p>There's more to Florida than theme parks, beaches, and cities where you can party 'til …

Pontevedra

How to Find an Affordable African Safari

How to do Sydney on a Budget

Five destinations you should know more about

These countries might not be on traveller’s bucket lists – but according to the people that live there, they should be.<p>Whether it is the notion that Brits only drink tea or that all Argentineans dance tango, cultural stereotypes can overshadow a country’s true nuances.<p>For a more authentic take on …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

Cooking

The Sweet Life in Paris

• <b>Author:</b> David Lebovitz<p><b>From the New York Times bestselling author of My Paris Kitchen, a deliciously funny, offbeat, and irreverent look at the city of lights, cheese, chocolate, and other confections.</b><br>Like so many others, David Lebovitz dreamed about living in Paris ever since he first visited the …

A view of the Eiffel Tower and Paris Military School (École Militaire) from the top floor restaurant at the UNESCO headquarters. Photo via @cfoxgram http://bit.ly/1cETsAB