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How to Buy an Investment Bag: What to Buy and Why

(Photo: Martin Ramin)<p>My first luxury handbag was a pre-owned Balenciaga City. It was an eBay find that turned out to be so violently used it …

Beauty Battle: Watch Us Test the Best Makeup Dupes

Our beauty vlogger Claudia Steven is a <i>serious</i> beauty junkie. Every week, she’ll unbox two new makeup dupes that are similar in every way but …

Makeup

Butter is alright, but margarine just might kill you, massive Canadian study finds

LONDON — Saturated fat found in butter, meat or cream is unlikely to kill you, but margarine just might, new research suggests.<p>Traditionally people …

Where the white spirit bear roams

Richer in terrestrial and aquatic life than any other region on Earth, Canada’s remote Great Bear Rainforest is a magical – and threatened – land.

What nationality does your taste belong to? [QUIZ]

Features image by Jorge Quinteros.

Why Highlighting Is the New Contouring + 8 How-to Tips

You don’t have to go totally bare-faced to look fresh for spring. One of the most accessible beauty trends is about moving away from last year’s …

Makeup

Can you match these cities to their home state? [QUIZ]

Featured image by Sergey Gabdurakhmanov.

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11 Rome food myths that need to die

1. Caffe’ Sant’Eustacchio serves the best coffee in town.<p>This could not be further from the truth. The coffee is sometimes good, occasionally great, …

Best cheese shops in Vancouver

Hard, soft, stinky, or raw: Cheese is a glorious food. Sure, there are plenty of grocery stores for sourcing cheese in bricks, sticks, or even jars. …

10 Easy Projects for Your Makeup Station

Your makeup station doesn't have to be a mess. Here are 10 easy DIY projects to make your space more glamorous.<p><b>1. Marble Tray</b><p>This multipurpose marble tray from Pennies for a Fortune can be used for anything — as a cheese board, a coffee table tray, whatever. But we think it looks best on the …

6 Major Mistakes You Make Ironing

Here's how to not destroy your favorite clothes—or your appliance.<p><b>1. Ironing fabrics that are too dry.</b>Wrinkles are easier to remove from fabrics that are slightly damp. If it's not convenient to iron garments as you take them from the dryer, use the spray feature of your iron to mist and soften …

The 8 most colorful Chinatowns in the World

Singapore’s Chinatown, once home to the first Chinese settlers in what’s now a heavily Westernized city-state, is one of its few distinctly Asian …

Hong Kong

Seattle dog rides bus to park by herself every week (NBC)

Man’s best friend has learned how to get around by using public transit: A black labrador dog has recently been seen riding a Seattle public transit …

11 of the world’s best cities for coffee lovers

Sacramento made its way onto the list of Sprudge’s underrated coffee cities in the United States. Doing business in town requires wading through the …

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The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

The best winter moisturizers

Hidden Monuments Under Stonehenge Revealed by High-Tech Mapping

Underground images show a large complex of monuments and buildings used in rituals dating back thousands of years.<p><b>An astonishing complex of ancient monuments, buildings, and barrows has lain hidden and unsuspected beneath the Stonehenge area for thousands of years. Scientists discovered the site</b> …

How a photographer fooled Nazi propagandists into naming a Jewish child the ‘ideal Aryan baby’

When Hessy Taft was six months old, she was a poster child for the Nazis. Her photograph was the image of the ideal Aryan baby, and was distributed …

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Beaches

The perfect trip: Italy

A new take on the Grand Tour proves that the country’s treasures remain as rewarding as ever.<p>The Grand Tour was a European cultural jaunt focused on Italy that became part of the education of 18th-century high society. We offer a new take on the trip, proving that the country’s treasures remain as …

What is the best Canadian city to live in, if you’re a woman?

When you're a Canadian woman, all cities are not created equal.<p>In the country's capital, women, on average, get the biggest paycheques. They live the longest in Vancouver. They're the least likely to be poor in Calgary.<p>But, according to a new study of the 20 largest cities in Canada, the best place …

Mindfulness for People Who Are Too Busy to Meditate

Mindfulness has become almost a buzz-word. But what is it, really? Mindfulness is, quite simply, the skill of being present and aware, moment by moment, regardless of circumstances.<p>For instance, researchers have found that mindfulness can reprogram the brain to be more rational and less emotional. …

This Might Be the Most Beautiful Castle in the World

I'm never one to turn down a castle visit. From England's Windsor Castle to Namhansanseong in South Korea, if a travel destination has a royal residence -- currently inhabited or long abandoned -- I'll add it to my to-tour list.<p>But after spending time in Scotland earlier this fall, I think I've …