Elizabeth Myrick-Yarbrough

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Hawaii or the Caribbean: how do you choose?

Turquoise seas, white-sand beaches, palm trees and fruity drinks – both Hawaii and the Caribbean Islands have all the ingredients for a dreamy, tropical getaway. For travelers in North America looking for island escapes, this is a common travel conundrum – but even if you're coming from further …

10 cities with brilliant beaches

If you're thinking about your next getaway but aren't sure whether to take a city break or a beach holiday, then we may have the answer. These sunny cities sit conveniently on the coastline, meaning you can take your city break with some sunbathing on the side.<p>Barcelona, Spain<p>Barcelona is Spain’s …

The best hidden beaches of South Florida

While most of Florida's beaches offer everything from volleyball nets to jet skis to free wi-fi -- there are times when a trip to the shore should just rejuvenate the soul, scrubbing away the stresses of life like sand that scrubs at the soles of bare feet.<p>Stumbling upon a soulful sanctuary is …

Steal away: hidden coastlines of the Mediterranean

If lying elbow-to-elbow with sunbathing strangers on a French Riviera beach doesn't fit your criteria for a relaxing seaside getaway, 1) you're not alone and 2) never fear: there are still stretches of uncrowded, undeveloped, and untrampled coastline along the Mediterranean. Some spots are remote, …

Exploring Mexico's Pacific and Caribbean coasts

When people think Mexico, many see golden sand, blue water and green palms. Hundreds of beaches fit this bill: some near-empty with a few palm-thatched eateries and cabañas; others busy urban beaches. Most of the best are on the Pacific or the Caribbean coasts.<p>Right, got your bathers and a …

New York State pledges $100,000 to boost Long Island tourism

Efforts to boost the number of tourists visiting Gold Coast mansions, lighthouses and other local historic sites are being backed by $100,000 from …

19 Treats You Didn't Know You Could Make From Cinnamon Rolls

Move over, Cinnabon: There's a new roll in town.

Los Angeles: A First Look and Taste at Built Custom Burgers

Built Custom Burgers<p>3584 South Figueroa St., Los Angeles CA 90007 (map); 626-795-5800; builtcustomburgers.com<b><br>Cooking Method:</b> Grilled<b><br>Short Order:</b> A solid entry into the crowded fast casual burger scene<b><br>Want Fries with That?</b> Yes, but only if you are ok with a quickly cooling shoe string fry<b><br>Price:</b> …

Here Is Texas Monthly's 2013 Top 50 BBQ List, Unranked

<i>Texas Monthly</i> magazine will update its famous <b>Top 50 Texas BBQ</b> restaurants list in their June issue, and today they revealed the restaurants that made it on Twitter. This is a big deal: the list only gets updated <b>every five years</b>. These restaurants were announced in alphabetical order by city; the …

18 Delicious Breakfasts From Around The World

Reddit user Sonicbomb complied photos of breakfasts from around the world that will put your cereal to shame.

It's National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day! Let's Celebrate!

Today is National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day. Though in my house Chocolate Chip Cookie Day is everyday of the year (which explains why everything is fitting so tight these days).<p>Fresh from the oven. Try not to lick the screen.<p>Chocolate Chip Cookies are my weakness. Not only do I bake them, I have to …

Sugar Rush: Mini-Canelés at Lafayette

Despite their uniqueness and general deliciousness in the pastry world, canelés are still quite rare in this city, so I buy them whenever I see them being sold. In this case, I also knew they were made by highly regarded pastry chef <b>Jennifer Yee</b>, and despite my high expectations from her work, these …

12 Of Our Favorite Cupcake Recipes

Gallery12 Of Our Favorite Cupcake Recipes<p>Last year we gave you 10 beautiful cakes to make for your spring celebrations (graduations, weddings, showers, and the like).<p>But sometimes you need something that's easy to eat one-handed, or you're cooking for youngins' (kids love cupcakes, always have, …