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The 10 Best Restaurants In Le Marais, Paris

Les Pinces<p>The City of Lights may be a couple of hours away from the sea, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy its delicacies when visiting Paris. …

France

Impregnable – 14 Brilliant Defensive Features of Medieval Castles

“Great efforts were made by builders to ensure that their castles could withstand an enemy onslaught.” By Dr. Dan Spencer IN THEIR DAY, Medieval …

Archaeology

Eggs Benedict and Easy Hollandaise Sauce

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.<p>Break each egg into an individual small bowl and set aside. Fill a large (12-inch) saute pan about half full with …

Seafood

Magical Egg Salad Recipe

"Creamy egg salad with a little tang."<p>Ingredients<p>5 eggs<p>3 tablespoons mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons Dijon mustard<p>2 tablespoons sweet pickle relish<p>1 teaspoon …

Eggs

Apple Brownies

These apple brownies are super easy to prepare with fresh chopped apples and pecans.The brownies are moist and loaded with heavenly cinnamon and …

Dessert

Starbucks's CEO Showed a Classy Example of What a Great Leader Does When Managing a Crisis

Two black men are racially profiled and arrested inside a Starbucks store, although no crime was committed. Here's what Starbucks' chief executive officer, Kevin R. Johnson, did next.<p>If you're just getting wind of the latest race-related debacle, it involves two black men arrested at a Starbucks in …

Leadership

Everything Bagel Seasoning

Make anything taste like your favorite bagel with a sprinkle of this savory mix of poppy seeds, onion, garlic, sesame seeds, and salt.

Bagels

Greg's Southern Biscuits Recipe

"Light and fluffy and the closest thing I've found to my grandmother's biscuits. Delicious for jams, butter, honey, corn syrup, or just great bread …

Biscuits

Spain's Best Kept Secrets- 15 Most Beautiful Villages and Towns of Spain

The beauty of Spain lies in its sleepy, forgotten corners. This is where the real drama unfolds- mesmerizing sights and timeless heritage. If you’ve …

European Travel

Easy 9x13 Cobbler Recipes That'll Make Sure Everyone Gets Seconds

Because if we're being honest, the 8x8 is never really enough.<p>Though cobblers may be seen as an easy Southern classic, it takes the perfect balance …

Dessert

13 places with the bluest water in the world

Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week — who are we to limit you) staring off into a tranquil blue sea.<p>To help you find your inner peace, and catch a few waves and rays while you're at it, we've put together a list of some of the bluest waters in …

National Parks

Make Bread the Easy Way with the Fourneau Bread Oven 2.0

The all-new Fourneau Bread Oven 2.0 is not far from the original bread oven that was released in 2015. The main structure remains the same. The …

Bread

The Top 15 Beaches on the East Coast

Great Point, at the easternmost end of the island of Nantucket, is one of the most secluded beaches in the world. That's because you need a 4x4 and a …

New England

How To Get Ripped, According To Jason Momoa

Whether it's as Aquaman in <i>Justice League</i>, Khal Drogo in HBO's <i>Game of Thrones,</i> Declan Harp in Netflix's <i>Frontier</i> or as the fearsomeConan The Barbarian, …

Workouts

Cheesy Italian Sausage Potato Chowder

Shares 114K<p><i>Get your hands on a bowl of this Cheesy Italian Sausage Potato Chowder – a easy and delicious hearty soup that’s perfect for chilly nights!</i><p>…

Make anchovy vinaigrette, the sauce of gods

The Purple Pig’s roasted broccoli with anchovy vinaigrette<i>Umami Issues</i><i> is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious</i> …

Garlic

Tourtiere (French Canadian Meat Pie) Recipe

"This French Canadian meat pie is hearty, satisfying, and easy to make so it's a great choice for a holiday main course. Visually impressive, …

Food

3 Techniques and Tips for Photographing the Moon in the Landscape

It’s been almost 180 years since the first photograph of the full moon was made by an English scientist, chemist, and historian, John William Draper. …

Landscape Photography

Danish Cinnamon Snails Recipe

"Americans would call these cinnamon rolls--but this version is the original Danish version and it's absolutely wonderful. They are traditionally …

Dessert

Ten Ways to Use Leftover Pickle Juice

When the cukes, okra, or jalapeños are gone, the culinary creativity is just getting started<p>Big <i>dill</i> news from the fast-food world: Sonic Drive-In will debut a pickle slushie in June. Regardless of whether you’re gleeful or gagging in anticipation, it does beg the question: What else can Southerners …

Cooking

The Exact Day You Should Book International Travel (Based a Huge Airfare Study)

The idea of packing your bags and jetting off overseas can make your heart skip a beat, but the planning process and cost alone are enough to make …

Tourism
Gear & Gadgets

Dordogne holiday guide: what to see plus the best restaurants and hotels

The food, wine and idyllic lifestyle of this region’s villages have always appealed to Brits – and with Brexit looming they’re settling in record numbers – but that has not dimmed its thoroughly French allure<p>The Dordogne comes close to offering everything that travellers head to France for: …

France

The 10 best digital cameras in 2018

10. GoPro Hero6 Black<p>Meet the new king of action cameras<br>Type: Action camera | Sensor: 1/2.3-inch type CMOS | Resolution: 12MP | Lens: wide-angle …

Cameras

The 25 Most Important Bourbons Ever Made

If you asked a spirits expert a quarter century ago to name the most important bourbons ever made, they might have wondered whether America’s …

Whiskey

Baba au Bourbon Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Babas are a classic dessert dating back to the early 1800s. Classically, it’s an …

Dessert

How to Finally Get Rid of Man Boobs

<b>A male breast reduction surgery can treat gynecomastia or enlarged male breast tissue.</b> Lots of men have some degree of excess breast tissue, but it …

Women's Health

Where Has This Nutty, Creamy Yogurt Flavor Been All Our Lives?

I remember one time, when I was little, begging my mom for whipped strawberry yogurt in the supermarket. I can’t remember the year or the brand—early 2000s? Yoplait Whips?—but I remember wanting it—please, <i>please</i>—because I saw a commercial and it looked like yogurt meets mousse meets cloud meets …

Breakfast

Here's exactly how much paychecks changed after tax reform for people at every income level from $20,000 to $269,000 a year

The new tax law, which changed the 2018 tax brackets, went into effect at the start of this year.<p>By February, many Americans began to notice a bump in their take-home pay because of the law.<p>The IRS released new guidelines in January, known as tax-withholding tables, that help employers calculate …

Personal Finance

10 Sailboats Under 50 Grand

My wife used to subscribe to a magazine titled <i>Budget Traveler</i>, which features low-cost vacations and tips like turning your sport coat inside out to …

Sailing