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If You Download These 5 Apps, You Probably Don't Need a Travel Agent

Confession: I love planning a vacation almost as much as I enjoy actually being on vacation. From scouting out the best hotel deals to reading up on …

Apps

5 restaurants where the views are as amazing as the food

San Mateo County

Anki makes its robot way more needy

Anki's Cozmo robot already seems like it jumped right out of a Pixar movie. Its latest update, however, will make it feel even more like you're taking care of an adorable robotic pet. The newest version of Cozmo's app gives your cute companion three specific needs: Play, Feed and Tune Up. You'll …

25 Things Solo Travelers Must Do on a Trip

No matter where you’re setting off, here’s the ultimate checklist for a party of one.<p>Traveling alone is a one-of-a-kind experience. Ask anyone who …

These 6 Swimsuits Look Good on Every Shape and Size

Oh, do we know it's an issue: finding a swimsuit you're madly in love with that actually works to flatter your body. But what if we told you we found six possible styles that we <i>swear</i> will look good? You're bound to take a liking to one of them. And there's better news: the handful of silhouettes …

I Refused to Be Exclusive Until He Proposed

I am an empowered woman of the 21st century: I run a company, have a master’s degree and earn a handsome six-figure salary.<p>Yet at heart, I am and …

The 13 Best Bakeries in London

The British pound may be in the tanker, but London’s bakery scene has never been more exciting. The Brits, who typically call dessert "pudding," have made a variety of sweets since the 1800s. Thanks to ingredients imported from the monarchy’s many colonial conquests — including sugar, citrus, …

A Celebrity Makeup Artist Told Me to Stop Using This Beauty Product

After so many years writing about makeup, some people might get bored of it, but makeup and I are still in our honeymoon phase. I love everything …

Is this the world's most dramatic cruise destination?

A huge roar erupted as I entered the dining room. Passengers were rushing to the starboard windows to see whales – lots of them. To scenes of mild hysteria on board the animals arced gracefully out of the water. Fine blowhole sprays peppered the water’s surface. Finally, a huge tail was flourished …

European Travel

Giada De Laurentiis's 20 Most Popular Pasta Recipes You Need in Your Life

5 Easy DIY Tutorials for That Viral Chunky Knit Blanket

It's time to cuddle up with some Netflix and knits!<p>It's that time of year when staying indoors while snuggled up in a blanket all day sounds better than having to go to work or do errands, especially if it was this chunky knit blanket that people on Instagram are obsessing over.<p>This new knit …

How to get fit for the slopes: plank with arm reach and rotation

It’s the time of year when skiers and snowboarders turn attention to getting fit for the slopes ahead of a winter trip to the mountains. Getting your body prepared will not only help you ski or snowboard better, but will make the whole experience a lot more enjoyable – no more endless aching or …

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

8 Dazzling Holiday Heels for Wide Feet

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Clothing

10 Life-Changing TED Talks That Everyone Should Watch

Watching a TED Talk is a solid way to pass time, learn something new, or find much-needed sources of motivation, inspiration, and empowerment when …

Self-improvement

Pokémon Go Moves - Fast TMs, Charge TMs, and the highest DPS, best Fast Attacks and Charge Moves listed

<b>Pokémon moves</b> have been an integral part of the franchise since its inception, from the damage counters of the Trading Card Game through to the …

3 DIY Furniture Designs to Steal from a Creative Couple's California Apartment

Architectural designers Amanda and Brandon are masters at DIY. When they can't find something they need at a retail store, they just... make it. …

Furniture

10 Game-Changing Beauty Products I Discovered on Reddit

From tattoo liner to stays-put-forever lip color.<p>Reddit is the best beauty-obsessed friend you never knew you had. I'm telling you: These users do not pull punches when it comes to critiquing products (R.I.P. the foundation you <i>thought</i> was amazing), which means that if a lip color, eyeliner, or …

14 books to read on your commute that will make you smarter about business

One way of combining the necessity of getting to our workplace with success is to spend the time reading or listening to books.<p>Here are my suggestions for great business books to read or listen to during your commute.<p><b>1.</b><b>"The</b> <b>E-Myth"</b> by Michael Greber. This is an excellent book about the myths …

Commuting

Creamy Mushroom Soup Recipe

"This fresh and creamy soup is easy to make, and filled with hearty chopped mushrooms."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup butter<p>1 cup chopped shiitake mushrooms<p>1 cup …

The Only Thing Better than Plain Rice Is Crispy Rice

Rice is good. Crispy rice is better.<p>If you've been wondering how to add a thin, golden crust to your fluffy white rice without burning the house down, we've got a secret to tell you: It's way easier than you think.<p>Got a pot of rice that's a couple days old? This method reintroduces moisture and …

I Tried 16 Sticky Bras — Here Are the Ones That Actually Worked

I nearly ripped my nipples off so you wouldn't have to.<p>I, like most big-breasted women, choose not to go braless ever. It's a practical thing: I like to minimize bouncing, nippleage, and back strain whenever possible.<p>Still, I dream about being able to frolic in a field of daisies, wearing a dainty, …

The Pants + Skirt Trend That Makes Office Dressing Way Easier

If you’re a bonafide lazy girl (or ya know, human), you know how hard pulling yourself out of bed in the morning can be, <i>even after</i> hitting the snooze button a gazillion times. And getting dressed? Well, let’s just say it’s a tall order before coffee. Stocking up on pieces that have the chic and …

30 Street Style Looks That Will Break You Out of Your Winter Fashion Rut

Put. The chunky turtleneck. Down.<p>If you've been pulling out the same turtleneck-and-jeans combo for 29,347 days in a row now, you might have cold-weather-induced bored-of-everything-itis. Don't worry—it's completely curable with a mega dose of street-style inspo, brought to you by the chicest …

How I Totally Changed My Life To Finally Get Organized

I figured out it wasn't just about the stuff — it was also about me.<p><i>We love the little hacks and tweaks that can make your home tidier, but the truth is that big change in the way you organize requires ... well, a big change in the way you live. We teamed up with organizing coach Maeve Richmond to</i> …

How to Get Started With Sous Vide Cooking

Let's say that you were a good little boy or girl this past year (or maybe you're just really good at faking it) and somebody slipped a brand-new sous vide cooker into your stocking. Problem is, you've never cooked sous vide before, and it's unlike any kind of cooking you've done in the past. Where …

Best in Bridal: Fall 2015

Consider this vital prep for fall brides, and eye candy for white gown lovers everywhere. See what top designers have in store for the next wave of betrothed.<p>Consider this vital prep for fall brides, and eye candy for white gown lovers everywhere. See what top designers have in store for the next …