Candace Gleed

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Meet England’s Six King Georges (PHOTOS)

Most of them were German, one didn’t speak English, one secretly married a Catholic, and two had Oscar-winning movies made about them. Meet England’s …

Skillet Peach Cobbler

When peaches are in season, there's nothing that tops a classic peach cobbler recipe crisped to perfection in a cast-iron pan. And this recipe garners some bonus points with whipped cream doctored with crème fraîche. Decadent and delicious.<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1 1/2 cups sugar<p>2 …

The Recipes That'll Help You Get More Blue Cheese In Your Life

Blue cheese is understandably polarizing. It's strong, stinky and to the uninitiated, can be visually off-putting. If you haven't taken your chances with blue cheese yet, you're selling yourself short. Whether it's Roquefort, Gorgonzola or Stilton, blue cheese is like a beautiful, deep well of …

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

The 10 best westerns – in pictures

Our film critic picks the finest movies from his favourite genre<p>Who else should have made the list? Have your say in the comments, and your idea could be featured in our alternative readers' 10 best next week

How to Make the Perfect Lobster Roll

<b>I have to credit Dr. Claw</b> for teaching me how good a lobster roll can be. The infamous Brooklyn "lobster pusher"—the guy who won fame and no small degree of notoriety for illegally selling lobster rolls out of his apartment—gave me the first one I ever liked: A warm, garlicky tube of soft, delicate …

Recipes

11 All-Natural, Instant Energy Boosters

<i>By Jessica Smith for Shape.com</i><p>Try these expert recommended tips to revitalize -- right now.

Most Infamous Prison Breaks in History: Iraq, Pakistan & More (PHOTOS)

From Pakistan to Alcatraz and Abu Ghraib, see the most daring prison escapes in history.<p>Karim Kadim/AP

The 20 Best Bands at Lollapalooza You Haven't Heard

<b>This has long been my theory:</b> Festival bookers have become some of the music business's last true tastemakers. Six months or earlier, they're tasked with identifying and booking acts people will want to see the following summer. Or hopefully, next summer in a better timeslot on a bigger stage. …

Music Festivals

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

Associated Press News

3 Lessons to Help You Find Peace When Fighting a Hard Battle

<b>“He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.” ~Proverb</b><p>August 3, 2001. I still remember it like it was yesterday. It was around …

7 Negative People You Need to Ignore

<i>You can’t live a positive life around negative people.</i><p>Sadly, some people are so entrenched in seeing the negative side of things that they leave zero …

Self-help

Your Purpose in Life: Do You Know What It Is?

<b>Have you discovered your life purpose yet? Are you doing exactly what you feel you should be doing? Or is there some sneaking level of discontent</b> …

How does meditation actually work?

Neuroscientists are researching centuries-old Buddhist mindfulness techniques and their effects on the brain<p><i>Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it.</i><p>This line from Herman Hesse's 1922 novel <i>Siddhartha</i> came …

Carmelo Anthony says 'window is closing' to win title

The Knicks star doesn't sound especially optimistic about his chances of winning a championship.<p>If the New York Knicks are going to keep Carmelo Anthony beyond 2014, they may need to convince their star player that a championship is still possible. Because, at his Queens College camp on Saturday, …