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Five classic French recipes by Pierre Koffman

Cassoulet with confit duck<p>A cassoulet is perhaps the most famous dish from south-west France and there are countless variations across the region, with as many hotly debated arguments about which is the best, which is the original and how it should be cooked.<p>In my opinion, a true cassoulet should …

Recipes

How to Live Luxuriously Right Now

Here’s a guide to lavish living without lavish spending.<p>The term “luxury” has evolved in meaning over the years, even though there are still plenty of brands with a certain pedigree who earned their provenance the old-fashioned way: by making nice things you can enjoy now, which future generations …

The 13 cheapest destinations for a beach holiday in Europe

The 10th annual survey is based on the total cost of 10 typical holiday expenses in 20 European beach resorts, ranked from the most to the least expensive.<p>Holiday items considered in the survey include a cup of coffee, suncream, insect repellant, and a three-course meal with a bottle of wine for …

European Travel

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

3 Extremely Useful Photoshop Techniques you Should Know

We all know how immensely powerful Photoshop is. From a simple contrast tweak to advance photo composites, we can do it all within the confines of …

This Copycat Trader Joe's Cookie Butter Will Let You Skip Those Crazy Store Lines

You'll want to eat this on everything.<p>Growing up, I tolerated broccoli because I knew a chewy chocolate chip cookie waited in the pantry nearby. For so long I believed cookies could only be enjoyed in their standard shape and form — and only after eating all the greens from your dinner plate. Then …

Dessert

Sally's Baking Addiction Thanksgiving: Mini Pecan Pies with Bourbon - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>Baking enthusiast Sally McKenney Quinn is the author of the popular blog and cookbook</i> Sally’s Baking Addiction <i>as well as a food blogger for</i> …

How-To: Train the Most Important Core Muscles for Cycling

Don't let a weak core frustrate all the hard work your legs do on the bike. Here's how to make those important trunk muscles strong.

4 thoughtful Tinder alternatives for finding love in Asia

SINGAPORE — Online dating is booming across Asia, and Tinder is far from being the only option.<p>According to a survey, half of Singaporeans in 2013 …

Apps

20 Salted Desserts That Make Us Want to Break Out the Maldon

Salted caramel and chocolate desserts are here to stay—make one of these and see why.<p><b>Salted desserts have never been more popular</b>, and it's easy to see why. Not only does it bring out other flavors, it's a perfect foil to rich chocolate and sweet caramel. Try these confections and see for yourself.

Dessert

The 6 Best Portable Hi-Fi Music Players

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> While the devices in this buying guide represent a substantial listening upgrade over your smartphone, it’s important to remember that …

The 50 All-Time Best Cake Recipes

Cake goes hand in hand with celebrations. Birthday cakes. Wedding cakes. Graduation cakes. From the sweet end to anniversaries, to the treat on holidays, there's something that feels truly special, in comparison to other desserts, about cake. It might be the amount of work that goes into some of …

Meagan V Blazier Captures Stunning Fine Art Photos with Old Canon Point and Shoot Camera

It’s not about the Camera – It’s who’s Behind It.<p>The above statement is very true and you will agree after you visit Meagan V Blazier Photographs. …

23 MORE Cookie Butter Recipes You Need in Your Life

When Trader Joe’s released its Speculoos cookie butter, the entire world went wild, and rightfully so. The sweet + buttery spread is so addictive that we regularly eat it by the spoonful while watching our favorite nightly sitcoms. (Sorry, we’re not sorry.) But what else can we do with cookie …

Europe's Most Beautifully Precarious Villages

Europe is home to some of the world's most enchanting villages; small, rustic towns where time seems to slow down and travelers can explore narrow streets, ancient buildings, and farm-fresh country taverns to really soak up the local flavor. Europe is also home to some of the most unusual villages …

Balloon Ride, Myanmar

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The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …