Cathy Han

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50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

Cooking

7 Of The Best Food Blogs For Eating On A Budget

It's no secret that eating on a budget often ends up in eating a lot of processed food. Fruits and vegetables, especially if they're organic, are more expensive than most food you'll find in a bag. A study released last year in the British Medical Journal found that it costs $1.50 more a day, or …

A Coworker Asked This Guy To Watch Her Plant For 4 Days. Here’s What He Did

When this guy at an IT firm in Augusta, Georgia was asked by his coworker to take care of her plant while she was gone from work for 4 days, he …

Lion King

Artist Uses The Power Of The Sun And A Magnifying Glass To Create Stunning Drawings

Jordan Mang-osan, an award-winning Filipino artist, has harnessed the sun’s power to create beautiful artwork. By using a magnifying glass, he …

Drawing

Latvian Cyclists Show How Much Space Bikes Save

To celebrate International No Car Day (Sept. 22), some clever Latvian bicyclists from the Let’s Bike It organization dressed their bikes up as …

Commuting

Post The World’s Most Colorful Buildings

For some reason, most of the world seems to be stuck in a rut when it comes to building colors. But the buildings on this list abandon the usual …

Architecture

Animal Food: My Series Of Animals Crossed With Fruits And Vegetables

Vegetarians be warned. We’re about to ruin your favorite foods, including avocados.<p>Mashups and hybrids are no stranger to the Internet, and yet we’re …

Vegetables

Little Mermaid-Themed Wedding For Your Inner Disney Geek

As children, many of us dreamed of having a perfect Disney princess wedding, or even of being a cute little mermaid like Ariel. So when the Your …

Walt Disney Company

Timelapse of the 2014 Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta | Colossal

<p>Here’s a fun timelapse of the 2014 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta (previously) filmed by Knate Myers. The annual event is currently the largest hot air …

This week's #mylpguide repost is from traveller @stevenjwilliams. Quite the kit to set out for a trip with, huh? Check out this #LonelyPlanet fan's feed for some other beautiful captures from his travels so far. 👀

Fire Paintings: Artist Draws With Flames And Soot

Steven Spazuk is a Canada-based artist who uses candle soot to create elegant drawings. After depositing soot on his media with a candle or torch, he …

Drawing

Trekking Nepal's most hair-raising passes

When people talk about trekking in Nepal, there's one question on everyone's lips. How high did you go? That's more than just bravado – with Nepal's tortuous topography, altitude is something you have to think about every day. Trails in Nepal climb higher than the summits of the tallest mountains …

Ocean Atlas: Massive Underwater Statue Of Girl Carrying The Ocean On Her Shoulders

Jason deCaires Taylor is in the business of creating surreal and dream-like spaces, and his latest underwater sculpture is no exception. His latest …

Amazing Facial Hair Designs from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

It's that time of year again! Time to enjoy the results of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships. For the annual event, men flock to the competition to show off their amazing facial hair designs. The website explains, “From delicate Dali moustaches to anything-goes full beard freestyles …

A Photo Tour: Chocolatiers in Brussels

I fly to Brussels every month so I decided to devote my recent trip to chocolate shops. The World Capital of Chocolate's cobbled back streets led me to shops where chocolate is elevated to an art form.<p>Belgium has been at the center of Europe's chocolate trade since the 1690s. With a million …

Seven reasons to visit Toronto now

Toronto can sometimes feel like it's second or third fiddle to Canada's other major cities. It isn't as pretty as its West Coast cousin Vancouver, and it doesn't have the same <i>je ne sais quoi</i> as Montréal. But with the attention brought by the Pan American Games in 2015, more people are thinking of …

22+ Soldiers On Their Days Off

Humor is one of the best and healthiest ways for people to cope with difficult situations, and there might not be anyone with a better understanding …

Military

My Top 5 Meat Cities in the U.S.

What's the best meat city in the U.S.? A reporter from a major international newspaper asked me this question recently, and it set me thinking about some of the most interesting carnivorous excesses I had during my 30-city book tour for <i>Man Made Meals</i> this spring and summer. Not just the obvious …

First time Montréal: what to do in the City of Saints

Bold, brazen and beautiful, Montréal is a tantalizing tale of two worlds: new-world energy and excitement meets old-world glamour and grace. Take in the best of both while sipping a creamy <i>café au lait</i> on a Parisian-style sidewalk <i>terrasse</i>. <i>Canadienne</i> to the core, with its pristine urban streets and …

France

Awesome Zipper-Mouth Cat Sweater That You Can Actually Make

We all have that one sweater at home which is too plain to wear in public but too comfy to throw out. Instructables user Hellovillain has come up …

Sewing

Why Manila is fast becoming one of Asia's coolest cities

The heydays of the 1920s and 1930s saw Manila abuzz with theatres, cabaret, jazz clubs and ritzy boulevards, making it one of the most glamourous cities in the region. This was all brought to a halt during the<p>Battle<p>of Manila in WWII and Manila never really regained its pre-war panache. But in …

Asia

Doug The Pug Does Halloween Better Than You

My name is Leslie Mosier and I’m the proud owner of a cute pug named Doug.<p>Doug the Pug has become quite the Internet celebrity, being featured on …

Men in Black

Writer Creates “Color Thesaurus” To Help You Correctly Name Any Color Imaginable

Ingrid Sundberg, a writer and children’s book illustrator, created a very useful infographic chart for anyone struggling with color names. The writer …

Sleeping In This Mountain Hut Is Totally Free – If You’re Willing To Climb 8,300ft To Get There

This mountain-top hut with a sweeping panoramic view of the Julian Alps in Italy is free to stay for anyone who knocks on its door. The catch? You’ll …

Mountaineering

Guy On The Street Finger-Paints A Spectacular View In Just 9 Minutes

Street painters like the man featured in this video clip get written off by many of us as simple tourist traps, to be avoided on your way to wherever …

Art

Waltz On The Walls: Dancers Perform Epic Vertical Dance On Oakland City Hall

Amelia Rudolph and Roel Seeber, two innovative dancers from the Bandaloop dance company, recently performed an extraordinarily graceful “Waltz on the …

City Halls

Surreal Animal Sculptures Carrying The World On Their Backs

Greek mythology maintained that a titan named Atlas held up the earth, but Chinese sculptor Wang Ruilin has a different idea about all that. His …

Art

People At This Festival Slept On Hammocks Hanging Hundreds Of Feet Above The Italian Alps

The International Highline Meeting festival seems like one of the chillest festivals we’ve ever heard of, but it also might be one of the most …

Anti-gravity

Where to find the best bird's-eye views of London

Hold on to your hats - these are the most awe-inspiring places from which to check out London from on high.<p>1. The Shard<p>London’s latest icon offers the capital’s highest viewing platform. From the first viewpoint at The View from The Shard (www.theviewfromtheshard.com), at dizzying level 69, you’ll …

England

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Everest Base Camp