Emmy Matson

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Sausage Cheddar Biscuits

Nothing beats a freshly baked, hot biscuit on a Saturday morning. Biscuits are even better when they are loaded with breakfast sausage and sharp …

Breakfast

These Loaded Peanut Butter Brownies Are About To Rock Your World

Summer is over, and we've got HALLOWEEN on the brain here at Brit + Co! Well, Halloween candy, to be exact ;) If you're craving something sweet, you've come to the right place. We're showing you how to make Loaded Peanut Butter Brownies.<p>Summer is over, and we've got HALLOWEEN on the brain here at …

Recipes

11 Reasons to Cook with Nutella

What's better than just slathering smooth Nutella on toast? These 11 recipes, that's what.<p>Bonus: The complex, satisfying flavor will make everyone think you went to way more trouble than you did.<p><b>Nutella Sandwich Cookies</b><p>Bake mini meringues (or hell, just buy them) and get spreading. <b>Get the</b> …

Recipes

Visiting Rome with kids: gladiators, gardens and gelato

Rome's top attractions offer much to fire children’s imaginations, from the Colosseum with its past of blood-curdling spectacle to spooky underground catacombs where the early Christians buried their dead. The city’s historic centre is kid-friendly too, dotted with spacious piazzas, foaming …

How to Make Lemon Bars

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: Yossy riffs on Alice Medrich's lemon bar recipe -- adding a little more zest and a little less sugar -- to achieve a bar</i> …

Recipes

17 Best-Loved Holiday Cookies and Bars

Snickerdoodles are sweet, buttery sugar cookies lightly dusted with cinnamon. With their whimsical name, crackly tops, perfectly crisp edges and soft centers, I don't know anyone who can resist them!<p><b>1. Almond Biscotti</b><p>Inspired by the almond biscotti served at the celebrated Zuni Cafe in San …

Recipes

15 Fabulous Make-Ahead Holiday Recipes

When it comes to holiday entertaining, there's nothing worse than being stressed and stuck in the kitchen.<p>When it comes to holiday entertaining, there's nothing worse than being stressed out and stuck in the kitchen while your guests enjoy the party. The key is to plan a menu that can be made …

Recipes

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

10 Wonderful Reasons to Visit Paris With Kids

How can you create the perfect Paris vacation for the whole family? By choosing activities and landmarks accessible to all ages so no one is disappointed.<p>Paris is a wondrous city for adults and kids alike. They don't call it the City of Lights for just any reason. Its beauty is etched in its pores …

French History

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France sans frontières: the best French border towns

Looking for a new angle on the well-trodden paths of France? Then travel to its borders. These three melting-pot cities showcase the best of France while giving a tantalising glimpse into the rest of Europe - Lille skims the Belgian border in the north; to the east, Strasbourg grazes Germany; and …

The Greek Islands Are Calling You. Here's Where To Go.

So you want to take a trip to the good ole Greek islands, and we can't fault you. But there are nearly 6,000 of them scattered around so finding what's right for you can be tricky.<p>But hark! We've done some organizing for you to help whittle down the choices based on the type of vacation you're …

15 Top Tips in Aix-en-Provence

Visiting Aix-en-Provence, France, for a few days? A few weeks? Longer?<p>Visiting Aix-en-Provence, France, for a few days? A few weeks? Longer?<p>My wife, Kathy, and I have spent the first five months of 2014 in the city, trying our hand at slow lane travel before we leave on a month-long journey around …

City Halls

20 Gorgeous Seaside Towns In Italy

Have you ever been to Rome in August and wondered where all the locals are? The truth is that they're likely in one of these towns, as Italians in major cities make a mass exodus toward the coast every summer. Many of the well-known beaches get crowded or too touristy, but this list also includes …

Amalfi Coast

10 All-Natural Art Activities for Kids

When we’re stuck inside, one of the things my little one loves to do is create art. She could draw, paint, and paste all day long!<p>Art not only builds …

Medieval Fortresses of Provence: One for the Masses, One in the Wild

This is a stunning place, with distant views of snow-covered mountains and closer views of the striking cliffs rising from the valley floor.<p>The fortress and village of Les Baux-de-Provence need no introduction from this blogger. The 11th century citadel is a magnet for tourists in Provence, with …

Guide Books

5 Most Family-Friendly Cities in Europe

If your motto is "Have family, will travel," you'll be glad to know that Europe is within your reach.<p>A venerable resident of London's Natural History Museum, popular with kids of all ages. <i>Photo courtesy of Viorel Dudau/Dreamstime.com. Article by Kerry Lyons, contributor to Budget Travel.</i><p>If your …

Natural History Museum

Top 10 Gardens

Travel<p>Top 10 Gardens from National Geographic.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything</i><p><b>Château de Versailles<br>Versailles, France <br>www.chateauversailles.fr</b> <br>The famous French landscape designer André Le Nôtre laid out these gardens southwest of Paris in the 17th century at the behest of …

20 Life Lessons I Have Learned from Travel – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

972<p>4<p>20 Life Lessons I’ve Learned from Travel<p>The arrival of the new year has gotten me thinking a lot about the past year of travels – in fact the …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

Top 5 Nature Crafts For Kids

We love exploring nature and we love crafting, too — so, for today’s Friday 5, we’re showcasing our 5 favorite crafts made with found materials! Turn …

12 Simple Activities for Traveling with Kids

We are well into the summer season, and in comes traveling with kids. My kids are out of school and it’s time to take a few trips. Whether it’s a …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

• Different kids with different levels of preparation come into a math class. Some of these kids have parents who have drilled them on math from a young age, while others never had that kind of parental input.<br>• On the first few tests, the well-prepared kids get perfect scores, while the unprepared kids …