Tina Ooi

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Your Best Methods for Keeping Produce Fresher for Longer

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline</i>—<i>it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge</i>—<i>and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Your best advice for keeping mold at bay.</i><p>Now that we’re getting into the season for …

15 Delish Salsa Recipes to Celebrate National Salsa Month

You may have been under the impression that National Salsa Month is every month, but it is actually in May. Maybe it’s got a little something to do with Cinco de Mayo? ;) No doubt at this stage in the game you’ve got your drinks and decor on lockdown for the holiday, so let’s get some food inspo …

Here's why everyone wants to go to Milan this year

Flights to Milan from the US are regularly cheaper than they are to other European cities.<p>And with the euro near an all-time low, US visitors can take advantage of the shopping, dining, and nightlife the city has to offer.<p>Bottom line — if you see a great deal on a flight to Milan, book it. There's …

Activities in Belgium

Day trips from Belgium.

France<p>Lille is the largest city in northern France after Paris. Originally a Flemish city, its Renaissance atmosphere from the Low Countries …

Top 10 reasons Belgium isn’t boring

Late British comic Bob Monkhouse used to joke ‘I went to Belgium once. It was closed.’ Little understood, riddled with Eurocrats, somehow <i>between</i> places – all these impressions have contributed to Belgium’s dull rep. But dig a bit and you’ll find that Belgium is actually fascinating. Here are 10 …

European Travel

Symbiosis Between Old and New: Beautifully Converted Farmhouse in Belgium

Have a look at this lovely farmhouse recently transformed by the architects at Studio Farris into a contemporary family crib! Inside and out, the …

A Fresh-Fried French Fry Vending Machine In Belgium

This is a french fry vending machine in Belgium (they should have gone with waffles). For €2.50, in 90-seconds you get a fresh hot bucket of beef-fat …

Sugar Rush: Double Belgian Chocolate Raspberry Torte at Taste of Belgium Bistro, Cincinnati

Yes, <b>Taste of Belgium</b> makes possibly the best waffles the world has ever known, and if you've walked down Cincinnati's Vine Street on a blustery day or into Findlay Market at any hour, you've probably bought a few you didn't realize you were craving. But a couple of years ago Kenji did a sweet piece …

Discover Crete with Avis Car Hire

<b>Crete</b> is the largest of the Greek Islands consisting of four provinces: Chania, Rethimno, Heraklion and Lasithi.<p>The island is a popular destination …

Photography and Photos of the Day - National Geographic

Follow Nat Geo Photography<p>Community<p>Join Your Shot, our photography community. Submit to assignments and get feedback from our photo editors.<p>From the Archives<p>Look through a curated collection of historical photos from our archives on National Geographic's Found Tumblr.<p>Picture Stories<p>Check out the …

Crete

<b>Crete simply has it all!</b><p>Crete is the largest island in Greece, and the fifth largest one in the Mediterranean Sea. Here, you can admire the remnants …

An Author’s Archaeological Adventure in Crete

<i>By Wes Davis, author of</i> The Ariadne Objective<p>When I traveled to Crete for the first time, nearly 25 years ago, I was fresh from my first brush with …

Souda Bay, Crete: A Military Home

The big island of Crete, the largest in Greece, is filled with attractions of almost every kind, from beaches to museums, historical monuments, …

Paradise Island Villas, Crete. Sam Mann is on a fact-finding mission

We are off to Crete. No sooner had the hotel confirmation email pinged into my inbox than the Googling began…<p>Crete: the largest and most populous of …

How to split 7 days in Crete?? - Fodor's Travel Talk Forums

May 14th, 2014, 02:09 PM<p>#<b>1</b><p>May 15th, 2014, 06:04 AM<p>#<b>2</b><p>May 15th, 2014, 07:42 AM<p>#<b>3</b><p>May 15th, 2014, 02:15 PM<p>#<b>4</b><p>May 17th, 2014, 06:21 AM<p>#<b>5</b>

A Question Of Biggitude: What's The Largest Creature On Earth?

What's the biggest living thing on Earth? I can think of two. I'm not sure which is biggest, but neither of them is a blue whale. These are weirder. Much, much weirder.<p>One is a tree. The other eats trees.<p>This is the tree.<p>Now, I know this looks like more than one tree. If you were counting, it looks …

Florida man seeks to wed his Apple computer

Please, I know this is daft.<p>But it's the very daftness that makes one wonder about life, law, and technology.<p>I present to you today a man who tried to intervene in an ACLU lawsuit against Florida on the subject of gay marriage.<p>This lawsuit challenges Florida's refusal to recognize gay marriages …

Florida

Vegetarian Pot Pie

Heat the oven to 400 degrees F and arrange a rack in the middle.<p>Melt butter over medium heat in a 3- to 4-quart Dutch oven or heavy bottomed …

50 great recipes to treat Mom to a homemade brunch

Thinking about treating Mom to a special breakfast or brunch this Mother's Day? Make the event extra special with something homemade. Check out our list of 50 great Mother's Day recipes. It's packed with suggestions for sweet and savory dishes, ranging from coffee cake and quiche, to popovers and …

MacBook All-in-One For Dummies

• <b>Author:</b> Mark L. Chambers<p><b>Get comfortable and confident with your MacBook!</b><br>Combining the fun-but-straightforward content of nine minibooks, this new edition of <i>MacBook All-in-One For Dummies</i> delivers helpful coverage of the rich features and essential tools you need to know to use the MacBook to its …

Head First iPhone and iPad Development

• <b>Author:</b> Dan Pilone & Tracey Pilone<p>Let's say you have a killer app idea for iPhone and iPad. Where do you begin? <i>Head First iPhone and iPad Development</i> will help you get your first application up and running in no time. You'll not only learn how to design for Apple's devices, you'll also master the …

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Kanye Gives Kim Kardashian A Literal Wall Of Roses For Mother's Day

Today is Mother's Day. But, much more importantly, today is Kimberly Noel Kardashian's first Mother's Day. To commemorate this crucial stamp on the timeline of maternal history, one Kanye West has given Kim a literal wall of roses.<p>Obviously, there are a lot of roses in this particular rose wall. …

51 Mother's Day Breakfast & Brunch Recipes For an Easy Gift

From french toast to fail-proof frittatas and all the rosé spritzers in between, we've got you covered.<p><b>Everyone knows that Mother's Day is all about brunch</b>. Oh, right, and showing your mom you really appreciate everything she's done for you. Even after that thing last Thanksgiving. Our favorite way …

How to Design a Smarter, Better, Easier to Use (and Clean!) Kitchen

Here are 9 tips for designing your kitchen in a functional and fashionable way.<p>With fall upon us, we're deep into cleaning mode. We've thrown open our windows and have commenced washing the floors, scrubbing grime from the cabinets, and, our least favorite task ever, scouring our stovetops. Elbow …

The Week in Review: White House Fights Climate Change

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2014<p>Of all the problems facing the planet, global warming gets little attention from the average American. Recent Gallup …