Beth Barrickman

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10 Best Vacation Ideas For A Digital Detox

Glued to your phone? These locales will fix that.<p>When your day-to-day schedule is becoming too much, you know it's time to visit one of these destinations.

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8 Underrated National Parks That Will Leave You Speechless

National Parks such as Yellowstone, Yosemite, or the Grand Canyon are rightfully some of the most famous destinations in the U.S. They're iconic and …

Barbecue Shrimp with Avocado Salad

This quick and easy shrimp is flavored with plenty of Worcestershire, making it hearty and bold. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Shrimp Recipes

The 30 Most Beautiful Places in the World

Time to dust off your passport.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to relax on a beach, get …

U.S. Returns Historical Documents, Stolen From Russia In Chaotic '90s

The United States and Russia haven't been cooperating much in these days of heightened tensions, but the U.S. Embassy in Moscow this week returned 28 valuable historical documents to Russia.<p>They were stolen from Russian collections and archives during the turbulent 1990s, in the wake of the Soviet …

Healthier Simple White Cake Recipe

"This simple, great tasting cake is made healthier with whole wheat pastry flour and less sugar. Kids love making cupcakes with this recipe--and …

Rescued Dog Takes Grateful Photographer on Fairy-Tale Adventures

Many rescue dog owners say that they didn’t save their pup—it saved them. Amanda Tromp’s story is a powerful example of the bond between a human and her dog, which helped her change her life and discover her passion for photography. It all started three years ago when Tromp volunteered to help …

7 Avocado-Packed Super Bowl Snacks

From sandwiches to cocktails, everything is better with avocado—and that goes double on game day.<p>Here, seven incredible ways to avocado up your Super …

Blizzard 2016: 8 Apps to Keep You Safe and Informed

The Northeast is hunkering down for what could be a major storm, with the area around the nation's capital in particular bracing for a blizzard that could bring more than 30 inches of snowing in the coming days.<p>After you've stocked up on food, water and candles, check out these eight apps that will …

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Best Quesadilla Recipes

Quesadillas have been a staple of Mexican cuisine since colonial times. Cooks take pliant corn tortillas made from masa flour and fill them with a …

The week in wildlife – in pictures

Mountain lion kittens, Japanese snow monkeys and a new species of frog are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world

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6 Condiments That Can Moonlight as Pasta Sauce

Why you should be putting harissa on your pasta—really!<p>Every home cook should have a handful (er, panful) of pasta sauces they know and love that they can whip up at a moment’s notice. Marinara, pesto, carbonara—you know those guys. But the beauty of pasta is that it can also come together in …

17 Foods That Should Absolutely Be Taco'ed

All that's left to do now is secure some A+ tortillas.<p>The only thing standing between you and a 24/7/365 taco diet is infinite choice in fillings. These recipes get it. Now all you'll need is stacks on stacks on stacks of perfect tortillas.

Best Sandwiches in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a serious sandwich town with legendary take-out shops, venerable deli counters and ambitious new spots scattered all over the city. …

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21 Treats to Leave for Santa That Aren't Cookies and Milk

<i>This post originally appeared on Spoon U.</i><p>With the holidays approaching quickly, we thought we’d put together the best holiday recipes for you to make …

Interview: Adorable Foxes Captured in Zen-Like State of Bliss

For years, we've been enamored with Dutch photographer Roeselien Raimond's beautiful portraits of foxes. She has a knack for capturing them at just the right moment, showcasing their adorable looks as they go about their daily activities, including traipsing in the snow, wading through a pond, and …

The Most Jaw-Dropping Celebrity Makeovers Of 2015

When we change up our hair, we typically text a few friends or post a photo to Instagram. But when a celebrity changes their hair, it makes …

Winners of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards Showcase Animals at Their Funniest

The newly-launched Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards hopes that you'll chuckle when you see one of their images. You aren't laughing at them, rather, but with them–these lighthearted photos are meant to be hilarious. The unusual competition combines funny portraits of animals with technical …

Endearing Photos of Senior Shelter Dogs Who Symbolize the Power of Second Chances

Journalist Laura T. Coffey and photographer Lori Fusaro have captured just how wonderful senior dogs can be. The two women collaborated on a book titled <i>My Old Dog: Rescued Pets with Remarkable Second Acts</i>, taking the time to meet older canines who are typically animal shelters' highest-risk …

How to Use Fill Light to Improve Your Portraits

As you advance in your photography know-how, a natural evolution will be your desire to light elements of your photographs in a way that you find …

Inexpensive Ideas for Organizing a Small Bathroom

If you've got a small bathroom, you're really making a fatal design and storage mistake by not including these five smart storage tools. These five …

Photo of the Day: Best of 2015

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Adobe Quietly Added 10-Bit Color to Photoshop CC on OS X: Here’s How to Enable It

In October 2015, Apple quietly unlocked 10-bit color in its release of the OS X El Capitan operating system update. 3rd party software didn’t support …

Why the FBI just declared the San Bernardino shooting a terrorism probe

For the first time since the San Bernardino massacre Wednesday, the<p>FBIis formally describing its probe as a terrorism investigation.<p>FBI officials in Washington, D.C., said Friday that the two shooters,<p>Syed Rizwan Farookand his wife,Tashfeen Malik, were "radicalized," but that there was no evidence …

BEAUTIFUL YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK 8/22/2015

Author Topic: BEAUTIFUL YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK 8/22/2015 (Read 36638 times)<p>« <b>Reply #15 on:</b> November 28, 2015, 06:33:38 AM »<p>Hi Mr Surapon.<br>Wow, you …

Modern Architecture: Contemporary Floating Home in Seattle

Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you had a house on a lake? It would be pretty awesome if you owned this floating home designed by Vandeventer + Carlander Architects.<p>Offering panoramic views of downtown Seattle, this sweet pad is located on Lake Union. Given a limited allowable …

The 20 photographs of the week

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Beautiful Bird's Eye View Photography

<b>Red Car with Five Flowering Trees</b><p>Klaus Leidorf takes aerial photography to “scary” new heights. Ask him how he gets his stunning shots and he'll tell you that he's a pilot of a Cessna 172 and that he takes pictures and steers at the same time. How? “The plane can be steered by my feet and then I …