Erica Gillam

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The 10 Best Hotels In The World

To compile these awards, the magazine asked its readers to vote on the best hotels they've traveled to, factoring in everything from rooms and food to service and location.<p>This year, Botswana's Mombo Camp and Little Mombo Camp took the top spot, ousting last year's winner, Tanzania's Singita …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

#TheLIST: Hair For Hot Days

It was only a matter of time before heat and humidity became the new normal. Here, 10 summer-ready hairstyles that will make the transition a little chicer.<p>Think outside the top knot. These ten easy hairstyles will carry you through every possible outdoor barbecue, beach jaunt, and humid wedding …

Photograph by Keiji Iwai

Photograph by Caro, Alamy

Lonely Boat on Lake Wakatipu (by Stuck in Customs)

Photograph by Tim McKenna

Photograph by Justin Guariglia, National Geographic

The Amazing Eiffel Tower in Romantic Paris (by Stuck in Customs)

The Amazing Eiffel Tower in Romantic Paris (by Stuck in Customs)

Rio De Janeiro.jpg (by Duane Storey)

Photograph by Daniela Dirscherl

From the Bridge (by Stuck in Customs)

straight-up classic (bonus!) one bowl fudge brownies

It may not come as a surprise to learn that I descend from a clan of bakers all of whom know their way around the wooden spoon and the whisk. The …

The Best Banana Bread Recipe

<b>Yield:</b> 1 loaf<p><b>Prep Time:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Cook Time:</b><p>60-65 minutes<p>Ingredients:<p>For the Batter:<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 …

Blueberry Buckle Recipe

1. Preheat oven to 375°F. Spray an 8x8 inch pan with non-stick cooking spray. I use coconut oil spray from Trader Joe's. See note below regarding the …

nanaimo bars

During my visit to Seattle I have been tasked with cleaning out some boxes in my childhood bedroom, a chore I have been putting off for roughly nine …

Chocolate Therapy Cake

Today I'm joining a talented group of ladies to help celebrate the fantastic flavors of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream! This theme week is the brain child …

Oreo Cheesecake Bars

1. Preheat oven to 325°F;. Line an 8x8-inch square baking pan with foil, allowing it to hang over two sides of the pan to create "handles".<p>2. …

Dessert

Blueberry Buttermilk Clafoutis

Clafoutis are always a nice way to showcase fresh fruit in a dessert that is elegant, but easy to make. The custardy french dessert can be made with …

Coconut Toffee Oatmeal Cookie Bites

Coconut, toffee and oatmeal all packed into one cookie is a combination that is downright addictive. Consider this to be a warning, because these …

Hot. Sticky. Sweet.

July 1, 2013<p>It’s July and it feels like 100 degrees outside so naturally I made something light and refreshing to cope with the heat.<p>Sticky Toffee …