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Fast Casual Nation: The movement that has changed how America eats

Holler & Dash Biscuit House is a small, counter-service chain that has made some big promises to diners: Each location of the biscuit-heavy concept will seek out local ingredients for its food and drink, whether naturally raised birds for a fried chicken sandwich topped with goat cheese and sweet …

7 little ways your life gets better when you throw away your scale

We’re going to toss out an idea that might sound completely bonkers, but hear us out: We think you should throw away your scale.<p>Yes, we’re serious. …

10 Ways to Get Out of a Funk—and Fast

I woke up the other morning in a <i>bad</i> mood. I wondered if I'd had a nightmare. Nope, I couldn’t recall any. I wasn’t hungover. I hadn’t even checked my …

This Big Beef Exposes The Ugly Underbelly of Vegan Vlogging

<b>When Anna Scanlon logged onto the video streaming site</b> YouNow last Halloween, her stomach sank. Vegan Cheetah, a popular vlogger within the online …

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Sicily’s best coastal hikes

With its volcanic islands, rugged shorelines and brilliant blue-green waters, Sicily offers some of the most dramatic coastal landscapes on earth, along with a slew of gorgeous trails.<p>Whether you’re looking for a single day hike or a whole vacation’s worth of walking, you’ll find it here. To avoid …

Ship Monitoring Rescues of Migrants Refuses to Be Rescued

ROME — In the end, it was the gang that couldn’t sail straight.<p>A group of hard-right white nationalists determined to keep migrants from reaching Europe garnered international attention this summer when they chartered a ship to monitor and disrupt humanitarian vessels that they accused of colluding …

Salvatore Spataro's Tastami chocolates are edible versions of traditional Sicilian tools

Italian architect Salvatore Spataro has created miniature chocolate versions of Sicilian farming tools and toys including baskets, fish traps and …

Archaeologists Uncover Sicilian Villa From Ancient Roman Empire

Archaeologists have uncovered new pieces of an ancient Roman villa as well as artifacts that are telling them more about both this particular site …

Sicily: 1,800-year-old Roman villa is the largest and most extravagant ever excavated

The spectacular villa was occupied for 500 years straight.<p>Archaeologists have revealed the remains of a 5,000-square-metre Roman villa in Italy …

12 Pushups That Will Transform Your Chest

Step away from the bench and do these instead<p>The pushup needs no introduction—it is one of the greatest exercises there is. Not only does it strengthen your arms, chest, and shoulders, but it also trains your core and builds conditioning (with no equipment necessary). You can drop and give 20 …

Workouts

'Thinspiration' Packages Eating Disorders as a Lifestyle Choice

Rachel Cowey calls her illness "Ursula." It helped to picture an enemy, the witch in <i>The Little Mermaid</i> who manipulates Ariel into giving up her voice.<p>…

Pixar's 22 Rules to Phenomenal Storytelling

The Labels We Take On: How They Limit Our Potential

<b>“Waking up to who you are requires letting go of who you imagine yourself to be.” ~Alan Watts</b><p>We live in a society of labels<b>.</b> Everyone will try to …

Positive Thinking

sauerkraut

It is so easy to make homemade sauerkraut and my favorite way is in a mason jar! When you taste how fresh it is, you’ll never buy store bought …

Who's Snobbier: New York or D.C.?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p><i>Andrew Sullivan is returning to Washington, D.C., fed up with New Yorkers' "suffocating, provincial</i> …