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3 Secrets for Booking a Flight, According to a Pilot

Last week, Chris Manno released “A Pilot’s Guide for Fearful Flyers,” a book wherein he shares his tips for flying, accrued over more than 30 years …

Flying

1 trick that may protect you from bedbugs when traveling

Bedbugs are attracted to clothes that have been worn, and might be climbing into suitcases that have dirty laundry in them, researchers reported Thursday.<p>So people may be unwittingly helping to spread them by carrying around luggage full of dirty clothes, the team at Britain’s Sheffield University …

Bedbugs

15 Metabolism-Boosting Foods to Jump-Start a Healthy Diet

It seems like there is an excess of powders and drinks on the market today claiming to burn fat and boost your metabolism. The true potency of any of …

Why you should apply for or renew your U.S. passport before January

Americans should apply for or renew their passports before January because processing times are shortest between September and December.<p>That's the word from the U.S. State Department, which each year declares September to be Passport Month. Demand for passports typically heats up in the new year …

The Best Travel Credit Card

Travel

Passport updates: What you need to know

2017 passport updates: What you need to know<p>Ashley Rossi | SmarterTravel.com<p>Lost your Passport? Here's what to do<p>Stay calm.<p>Time<p>Is your passport valid for your next trip? September marks the U.S. Department of State’s Passport Awareness Month, since this year is particularly important ahead of some …

Flying

These Muffins Are Actually Pancakes | MyRecipes

You’re a busy person. You try get to work early. You do favors for your friends. You sometimes go to the gym. Of course you don’t have a lot of time …

Breakfast

Best Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking with a crockpot helps create layers of flavor in everything from hearty stews to healthy chicken dishes. Even desserts can benefit from the …

Cooking

Easy Lancashire Hotpot Recipe

The Irish have their stew, the Welsh have cawl and in Lancashire, they have hotpot. Lancashire Hotpot is probably the most famous dish to come from …

British Cuisine

This Egg Dish From LA's Eggslut Is Going To Be Your New Favorite

There’s a breakfast place in Los Angeles’ Grand Central Market called Eggslut, and it’s famous for a dish known as “the Slut.”<p>But it’s not the risqué name that brings this dish its notoriety. It’s the fact that the chef who created it so expertly combined coddled ― or gently cooked ― eggs with …

Breakfast

These are the worst fonts to use on your resume, according to typographers and designers

Writing a resume takes more effort than most people may think.<p>You have to explain your work concisely, highlight the right mix of skills and …

Typography

The TSA Just Tightened Its Rules—IDs From These 9 States Won't Be Accepted

Traveling the world and exploring new cultures is no doubt rewarding, but let's face it: The journey there can sometimes be a long and excruciating …

Flying

12 Peanut Butter and Jelly Recipes That Go Way Beyond a Sandwich

We’ll never tire of the classic sweet and salty combo—so why restrict it to brown bag lunches? These PB&J recipes span every meal of the day, from …

Breakfast

There's a Faster Way to Get Accepted for Global Entry

Imagine an airport with no lines.<p>While this might sound like a fantasy, there is a way to get through an airport with minimal waiting. For $100, …

Flying

Recipe to Make 'Sun-Dried' Tomatoes in an Oven

Drying is a traditional Italian way to preserve an abundance of ripe summer tomatoes so that they can be enjoyed throughout the rest of the year, …

Tomatoes

Coconut Rice Pudding Recipe - Printer Friendly - Chowhound

1Combine 2 1/2 cups of the coconut milk, water, and salt in a medium saucepan. Split the 1/2 vanilla bean lengthwise and scrape out the seeds with …

5 Mortgage Mistakes You’re Too Smart to Make

“Shop around for the best mortgage deal.” You may have heard this statement, before, but the best deal for one borrower could be a poor deal for …

Personal Finance

Boy Bait To Banana Bread: 8 To-Die-For Breakfast Cakes

Cake for breakfast? Yes, please! From blueberry coffee cake (aka boy bait) to marbled chocolate banana bread, these recipes will motivate you to jump out of bed and start your day.<p>1. Blueberry Coffee Cake (aka Boy Bait)<p>The recipe for this old-fashioned blueberry coffee cake traces back to a 1954 …

Dessert

A Low-Fat No Tahini Recipe for Hummus Made With Yogurt

Hummus sometimes gets a bad rap for its high-fat content, which comes from the tahini in the spread. Made of ground sunflower seeds and oil, tahini …

Food

26 Travel Hacks That Will Help You Get Through the Airport Faster

Flying doesn't have to be stressful.<p>Flying can be stressful, expensive, and exhausting — but it doesn’t have to be.<p>We’ve rounded up the best tricks …

Credit Cards

The only 4 spaghetti recipes you'll ever need

Spaghetti four ways<p>These spaghettis are not just convenient, quick and easy dishes; they can also be seductively brilliant, a perfect example of how a dish can be so much more than a sum of its parts.<p>Each recipe makes enough for six. With the exception of the cacio e pepe, allow 1 litre of water to …

Italian Food

A new Harry Potter shop in Edinburgh has people queuing down the street

A new store dedicated to the world of Harry Potter has opened in Edinburgh’s historic Old Town, the location that supposedly inspired the creation of the shopping district of Diagon Alley from the hit franchise.<p>Describing themselves as purveyors of all things Potter, Diagon House is located at 40 …

Scotland

8 Of The Best Places To Go Shopping In Rome

With its natural style and love of fashion, Rome is one of our favourite shopping destinations - but where in the city should you start? Our Rome …

Italy

The Best Day Trips from Athens

Europe

A definitive guide for choosing where to go on your first African safari

Everything you know about Africa is wrong. And to properly understand the erroneously named “Dark Continent,” start with this one geographical …

Dar Es Salaam

What You Need to Know For an Amazing Amsterdam Adventure

Simply put, Amsterdam is a stunner. No, scratch that thought. It's a dream destination. After just one visit, you'll forever have the image of houseboats bobbing sketched in your mind and the sound of bike bells ringing in your ears. Even a year later, I can still here that vivacious hum: <i>cling,</i> …

Galettes Are Pies for Lazy Cooks

I am not quite sure when the last time I baked a pie was. It's not that I don't enjoy the occasional slice, but ever since galettes walked into my …

Baking

33 Delicious Recipes That You Need For Your Next Trip To Trader Joe's

Why do other grocery stores even bother existing?

The 13 Most Stunning Greek Isles to Visit

Greece is the most beautiful country in the world, says every Greek person ever. That famous pride aside, if you’ve ever been to the Greek islands, …

European Travel

Clafoutis: The Lazy Summer Custard You Can Make on a Whim

You don't even have to stir things.<p>Summer is a sanctioned time to be lazy, and this applies to desserts as much as it does to finishing your summer reading. I’ll get to it when I get to it! At first I thought a galette was the easiest summer dessert, but there’s something even easier that doesn’t …

Dessert