Christina Chen

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Sweet Potato and Apricot Cake

Someone recently asked me why cookbooks go out of print. I was thinking about it and when trying to find out how many cookbooks are introduced each …

Dessert

Update: A l’Etoile d’Or

If you’d ever stepped into A l’Etoile d’Or, the candy and chocolate shop located just down the hill from the Moulin Rouge windmill, near Montmartre, …

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Beyond Paleo: Is Eating Like a Viking the Next It Diet?

<i>Europe is heeding the call of the Norse: A diet rich in berries, fish, nuts, and game is charting a course to boosting health and losing pounds. Kate Christensen reports on the New Nordic phenomenon.</i><p>My father’s grandparents came from Norway and settled in the Scandinavian bastion of Minnesota. As a …

Holistic Medicine

Before & After: A Year of IKEA Hacks

Nothing stirs the DIY spirit like a good IKEA hack. IKEA is so accessible — anybody could stroll in there and buy a BEKVAM or two — but its …

You've Never Used A Lemon Like This Before

When life gives you lemons, use them in more ways than you ever imagined.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p><b>Help Toothaches</b><p>Lemon juice is no replacement for going to see your dentist—and exposing your teeth to fruit acids isn't a great long-term strategy. But if you've already got a toothache, the citric acid in lemons …

Slow Cooker Butter Chickpeas + Video

<i>Slow Cooker Butter Chickpeas and Tofu! Packed with protein, vegan and gluten free. A healthier take on the favorite Indian dish Butter Chicken but</i> …

Cooking

How to Meditate: A Gift to Give Yourself

<i>There’s no denying that this time of year can be stressful. Learn how to meditate to combat holiday stress and enjoy its benefits all year long.</i><p>Have …

Meditation

15 Awesome DIY Projects Using PVC Pipe

<b>If you're the kind of person who likes to get crafty and construct your own items for around the house, then you'll love these DIY projects you can</b> …

Crafting

Five Mags: The Art of Analogue Film

MagMaker / December 17, 2014<p>Why shoot on film? Anyone with either an entry-level DSLR or smartphone camera can snap some beautiful shots and share …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Why I Travel Alone

“Joe, did you book your ticket yet?” I asked.<p>“No. I changed my mind. I’m not going to go.”<p>“What? You aren’t going to Australia? We’ve been planning …

If You’re Too Busy to Meditate, Read This

This morning, like every morning, I sat cross-legged on a cushion on the floor, rested my hands on my knees, closed my eyes, and did nothing but breathe for 20 minutes.<p>People say the hardest part about meditating is finding the time to meditate. This makes sense: who these days has time to do …

Aviation Inspiration and Superhero Dreams in a Quirky Tainan Home

• 1 |<p>Upon first entering the house, guests will see a lovely bright blue wall, sunlight, and classic white bricks. This beautiful mise en scene is …

Interior Design

外國人愛上台北的20個理由|女人迷 Womany

近年來,來臺旅遊的外國遊客人數日益增長,而在外國人的眼中,熱鬧的台北究竟是哪裡最吸引人呢?國外知名網站 Buzzfeed 出現一篇由作者 Kevin Tang 整理的「28個喜愛台北的原因」(28 Reasons To Love Taipei),短短時間內即獲得許多讀者閱讀與迴響。womany 再從 …

七個原因,決定我愛上新加坡|女人迷 Womany

最近身邊有越來越多台灣人想前往新加坡工作,新加坡為什麼這麼吸引台灣人呢?我們請到目前在新加坡工作的駐站作者 Yuyurose 和我們分享,先不談工作,單談新加坡的生活環境以及氛圍,究竟為什麼這塊遙遠的國土會讓她漸漸愛上...(同場加映:失靈的公權力,讓台灣慘輸新加坡)<p>老實說,在還沒有來到新加坡工作生 …

The First 21 Apps To Download For Your New iPhone 6

Every iPhone 6 comes with Apple's new iOS 8 mobile operating system pre-installed, which is capable of some great features like app extensions, widgets, and better-than-ever graphics.<p>We've collected the best apps to get your iPhone 6 ready for action.

Apps

3 Overnight Masks To Wake Up To Glowing Skin | Hello Glow

Have you ever been told you look tired, or asked if you didn’t sleep well the night before? Usually the restless night of sleep, late night out, or …

What I Learned About Learning Japanese From Spending 3 Weeks In Taiwan

My (friend's) wedding / (my) vacation time in Taiwan has come to a close, and while these three weeks have been a lot of fun, they've also been very …

從紐約到台灣:與人相處的細節給了城市溫度|女人迷 Womany

從出發到回來,我們距離這個世界,又距離自己有多遠?女人迷作者路怡珍從台灣到了紐約,過了一百天的短居生活,再從紐約回到台灣,帶回來的滿滿的能量。即便我們所在的場域不停改變,身為城市遊牧民族的我們,無論到了哪裡,不能改變的都是與人相處的溫度。(推薦閱讀:離開台灣一百天,為了遇見「進階版」的自己)<p>謝謝韓寒 …

台灣人在新加坡的觀察筆記:這裡沒有你以為的台勞|女人迷 Womany

womany 編按: <br>新加坡,一個繁榮的城市國家,地理要見促成他的經濟繁榮,眾多不同國籍的人湧入,去一趟新加坡,可以感受到多元文化的的相互尊重。前陣子,新加坡來台找人才,人力外流與「台勞」一說又被端出來討論,我們的人有能力將技術、力量輸出國外,到底該感到驕傲還是害怕呢?(推薦閱讀:為什麼台灣留不住人 …

從新加坡的震撼演講看台灣之美:文化,比什麼都重要|女人迷 Womany

womany 編按: <br>女人迷駐外記者的新加坡觀察:在新加坡,想想台灣。不曉得你有沒有這種經驗,長大出國後和外國人聊起台灣英文教育,他們很驚訝我們大多數人從幼稚園就開始學習英文,甚至取了個英文名字。學英文沒有不好,但是近年來,很多人開始討論孩子太早學英文對於母語的影響,這個問題,並沒有答案。我們只能繼 …

Winnie|專欄作家|女人迷 Womany

40 歲是什麼樣子的呢?18 歲的時候大概是會憧憬出社會以後的 20 幾歲,然後默默的,開始害怕 30 歲的到來,跨過 30 歲以後,35…<p>你看著閃著不停的手機螢幕,不知道為什麼的感覺到有點害怕,這個你曾那樣愛過的男孩,現在像是一個溺水的人想要抓住眼前的一根浮木,而你,試圖要拉…<p>剛剛去看完了春嬌救志 …

台灣的幼教老師為什麼越來越少?|女人迷 Womany

教育問題不只有學生人數驟減、十二年國教等議題,台灣的幼教老師逐年減少,不單是因為學生人數影響,身為一位老師該有的權利、所獲得的對待更是一大因素。李佳同曾說:「窮不能窮教育,苦不能苦孩子」,那麼老師呢?(推薦閱讀:老師辛苦了!提供老師喉嚨保養步驟)<p><b>幼教老師去哪了?</b><p>因為要到新加坡工作的關係,和仲介成為了 …

遠距離的難度:觸摸不到的愛情深淺|女人迷 Womany

遠距離戀人裡的課題,是距離的考驗增添情感維繫的難度,還是心理作祟,造成懷疑猜測,看不清彼此愛情的深淺後,逐漸放手?<p><b>是新加坡到台灣的4小時遠,還是心的距離遠</b><p>朋友前陣子瘋狂迷戀上一個男人,最啊近忽然冷卻了一點,她跟我說:「因為他現在不在國內啊,所以,好像那種熱情就漸漸冷卻了,我這個人是這樣的,只要沒有常 …

哈佛女孩的烘培夢 張柔安 Joanne Chang|女人迷 Womany

十個女生裡頭,或許有九個女生問過自己這樣的問題:我要當爸爸媽媽眼中的乖乖牌,還是勇敢追求自己的理想?如果朝自己的理想邁進,要付出多少代價?張柔安(Joanne Chang)是個勇敢追夢的女孩,她從哈佛畢業之後先任專職顧問,再從顧問轉換跑道學做糕餅,在數間有名的餐廳實習了幾年之後,她決定開一家屬於她自 …

離開台灣去追夢!順著本心走的人生|女人迷 Womany

聽聽駐站作家 Google 與我們聊聊,走過世界後,他更發現人生要學會放手的有很多、要學會接受的事更多!<p>記得前幾天看到某位朋友的狀態,讓我感觸良多。<p>小時候我來到這個城市,不太會說他們的語言,也聽不懂他們說什麼,但是我卻相當渴望要跟他們接觸,想要瞭解他們,想要被瞭解。我積極走入世界,遇見了來自世界各地 …

新加坡生活的第一條法則:不能不知道的「走路哲學」|女人迷 Womany

womany 編按:<br>在新加坡工作與生活是什麼樣子?是生活好便利,還是生活好寂寞?就讓在新加坡的駐外作者 Winnie 告訴你吧!先前我們聊過新加坡的女人故事以及新加坡的華語文化,這一次 Winnie 想好好聊聊她在新加坡學到的「走路」哲學。原來新加坡男生居然覺得台灣女生會騎機車是一件很帥的事?(推薦 …

勇敢,是她們的代名詞:20,30,40 新加坡的女人故事|女人迷 Womany

一起來看各個年齡層的新加坡女人,你會發現,無論是二十還是三十或者其他,勇敢,真的是她們的代名詞。<p>到新加坡工作的人,十個大概有九個半想要拿到 PR (永久居留證),剩下的半個大概就是台灣人,十個台灣人裡面大概有九個都是來這裡看看,做個生活體驗,相較之下,從中國到新加坡工作的,大多是家境比較不錯的,甚至 …