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Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

Visiting Paris in Two Days: What To See

Paris in Two Days - Introduction and Overview of the Itinerary<p>A Flexible, Fun, and Self-Guided Itinerary<p>A week or more in Paris is absolutely ideal …

France

The Homemade Ranch Dressing I Make More Often Than I Call My Mother

By Amiel Stanek<p>Anyone who says they don't like ranch dressing is a liar. And anyone who thinks making homemade ranch dressing isn't worth it hasn't tried mine. Also: I love you, Mom.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This</i> …

Homemade

An oniony tarte tatin is one-pan heaven, and easier than you think

Here's an ease-into-fall appetizer that will make you look like a culinary rock star — even with entry-level skills and not much time to spend in the kitchen. You build the dish from the bottom up, starting the caramelization of onions on the stove top. Pinches of pungent cheese nestle into the …

Baking

100 trips everyone should take in America

The US is known for its incredible variety of landscapes, cuisines, and cultures. From Broadway shows and spectacular restaurants in New York City to ancient adobe buildings in Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, there's something amazing to see in every state.<p>And while there are endless opportunities for …

The 49 U.S. Restaurants We'd Travel For

We asked ourselves to be really honest, like “last meal” honest, about the food we live and fly for, and we canvased our trusted network of writers, chefs, and restaurateurs for the dishes they can’t stop dreaming about thereafter. Below, find the full list of restaurants across the U.S. we'd plan …

All We Want for Dinner Are These Cucumbers With Crispy Beef

A beef-and-cucumber dish that you never saw coming.<p>I love cucumbers. Raw, pickled, spicy or sweet, even daintily dipped in a dish of salt and eaten out of hand. I love cucumbers so much, in fact, I wrote a book about them (go ahead and order several copies. I’ll wait). Growing up largely on …

Cooking

20 Chicken Dinners with Just 5 Ingredients

You need more easy chicken recipes in your life, right? Of course you do. These weeknight recipes prove that it doesn't take a lot to make a totally …

Prepare to Be (Ocean) Floored by Times Square’s Newest Attraction

Come face-to-face with a great white shark without ever getting wet at National Geographic’s first-of-its-kind immersive entertainment experience, …

Where to Eat in New Orleans’ Algiers Point Neighborhood

There is something magical about taking the Algiers ferry across the mighty Mississippi: the feel of the wind, the scent of the air, views of the …

New Orleans

Best Ever Cheesecake Filled Chocolate Bundt Cake

Combine the cocoa, chocolate, and espresso powder in a large bowl. Pour the boiling water into the bowl and cover. Let stand for 5 minutes. In a …

22 Exciting New Books You Need To Read This Summer

Here's what's ~hot~ this season.

Taste Beyond The Tongue

From Perfect Grilled Chicken To Brownies: 17 Essential Recipes Everyone Should Know

You don’t need to be a gourmet cook with legions of cookbooks to please your friends and family. So long as you have tried and true recipes for the basics — grilled chicken, deviled eggs, tomato sauce, chocolate chip cookies, and so on — you’ll be able to whip up a crowd-pleasing meal with ease.<p>1. …

Yankees Stumble Against the Pirates in an Unfriendly Setting

PITTSBURGH — Perhaps there was a time when Joe Girardi embraced his inner rebel, when he took a joy ride just so he could feel the wind in his hair. But when he puts on his uniform and manages the Yankees, there is no such frivolity.<p>It is as if he is parenting 25 teenagers. He frets. He worries. He …

21 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

Although in the moment they might seem larger than life, interviewers are people just like you.<p>That means they're susceptible to the same …

Career Development

This (protein-packed) sweet potato pad Thai is a game-changer

Sweet potato: the ultimate hackable healthy ingredient?<p>I’m starting to think so. Not only does it serve as a stand-in for your toast or a (highly …

4 Easy Fixes That Actually Make Your Resume Stand Out | Inc.com

If you're like most job seekers, the thought of sitting down to update your resume can seem pretty darned unpleasant. Anxiety provoking. Full-on dreadful.<p>You get the drift.<p>Part of the reason it feels like this is that you probably assume it's going to take tons of blood, sweat, and tears to ensure …

Employment

The Job Interview Will Soon Be Dead. Here's What the Top Companies Are Replacing It With | Inc.com

Most companies rely on the traditional in-person job interview to make hiring decisions. But I'm here to tell you, it doesn't work. In fact, it's a terrible tool.<p>Here's why: <i>81 percent of people lie during the interview</i>. No joke, 81 freaking percent!<p>That's according to Ron Friedman. He is an …

Printable Outfit Planner - Hej Doll | Simple modern living by Jessica Doll.

Do you remember when I shared this printable travel checklist? It’s nice to have if you know what clothes you are already packing, but what if you …

7-Day Souping Meal Plan

"Souping" has gained popularity in recent years as a way to eat clean, lose weight and get healthy. The idea behind a soup cleanse is that you eat …

Healthy Eating

This Flowchart Helps You Decide If That Impulse Purchase Is a Good Idea

In the moment, you can justify pretty much any purchase decision. Maybe you do need a third coffee maker and more flannel shirts—they’re 40% off! But …

Coffeemakers

How to make moussaka - delicious. magazine

<b>You will need</b><p>100ml olive oil, plus extra to grease<br>• 2 large aubergines, cut lengthways into 0.5cm slices<br>• Juice ½ lemon<br>• 2 large potatoes (about 600g), cut …

Recipes

Baked Brie en Croûte with Honey, Dried Cherries, Rosemary & Pecans

I would like to think it’s my “engaging personality” that makes me popular at parties but, if I’m being honest, I know it’s really my baked Brie — a …

The best New York City restaurant for every type of cuisine

As part of its 2017 restaurant-survey results, released in October, Zagat compiled a list of the best restaurants in New York City for every type of cuisine.<p>From smoky barbecue to flavor-packed ramen to handmade falafel, there's a top-rated spot to curb every craving.<p>There were also a few repeats …

12 trips everyone should take in Europe in 2017

Europe is always a good idea.<p>However, some places might be a better idea than others next year.<p>We've put together the ultimate European bucket list …

European Travel

Our Most-Saved Holiday Cookies

With the holiday season in full swing, there is no better time to fire up the oven for a batch (or three) of freshly baked cookies. This is the time …

19 Recipes for a Fabulous Christmas Eve Dinner Feast

There are almost as many ways to celebrate Christmas Eve dinner as there are cuisines in this country. And that’s a good thing, because you can’t expect to power through Santa’s big day on Christmas cookies and cocktails alone (as delicious as that actually sounds right now). Your house may be the …

Cooking

Ten Questions To Ask When The Headhunter Calls

There are two kinds of recruiters. There are polite and professional recruiters, and then there are impolite and unprofessional ones. Because it is easy to start a recruiting business or start making calls as the newest member of a commission-only recruiting firm, there are more unprofessional and …