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Here Are The 52 Most Successful Airbnbs In The U.S.

Imagine a sprawling villa in the heart of California wine country, a Hawaii home overlooking a 19-foot waterfall and swimming grotto, or a rustic Alaska cabin with nighttime views of the northern lights. These aren't fantasies; they're actual rental properties on Airbnb and they're among the site's …

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103 Times Shonda Rhimes Totally "Handled" TV In 2014

ABC powerhouse writer and producer Shonda Rhimes gave us countless thrilling stories on Grey's Anatomy and Scandal this year. (Sadly, we couldn't include How to Get Away With Murder since she is an executive producer.) WARNING: ALL OF THE SPOILERS!<p>1. When April (Sarah Drew) and Jackson (Jesse …

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Mecca: The Sacred City by Ziauddin Sardar review – ‘The pilgrimage is now an adjunct to the retail’

The House of Saud will not like this book, which argues that the holiest site in Islam has become a centre of brash consumerism and architectural folly<p>Mecca is the shrine of Islam, with the Ka’bah<i>,</i> a cube of black stone, at its centre. Growing up in Punjab and London in the 1960s, Ziauddin Sardar …

7 Things to Consider Before Choosing Sides in the Middle East Conflict

Are you "pro-Israel" or "pro-Palestine"? It isn't even noon yet as I write this, and I've already been accused of being both.<p>These terms intrigue me because they directly speak to the doggedly tribal nature of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. You don't hear of too many other countries being …

How to Cook Brown Rice in the Microwave • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>You’ll learn how to cook brown rice in the microwave and cut your cooking time from 50 minutes (stovetop) to 30 minutes in the microwave. …

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10 Healthy Breakfast Recipes For More Energetic Mornings

Breakfast, the most important meal of the day (no, really it is) is often the most neglected… and we kind of get that. Sacrificing cereal and milk for an extra 15 minutes of sleep seems like a wise decision when the alarm goes off, but that’s only because you’ve been eating Boresville bran flakes. …

Road Trip: California's Pacific Coast Highway

Strap in and get ready for an exhilarating driving experience along this twisting, cliff-hugging route.<p>An exhilarating driving experience, this twisting, cliff-hugging, 123-mile (198-kilometer) route along the central California coast takes about five hours to complete at a leisurely pace. …

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The USA's 10 best motorcycle roads

A great road is a great road, but if you’re riding a motorcycle, you’re looking for something special: twisties, vistas, turnouts, that perfect stretch of smooth tarmac, and biker-friendly stops that make getting there most of the fun. Here are 10 of the best roads across America for an …

The Perfect San Francisco Day Trip: Monterey

The Monterey is just two hours' drive from San Francisco, it feels worlds away with its sleepy seaside charm and abundant natural offerings.<p>WHY YOU’RE GOING: This picturesque coastal city along Monterey Bay is a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of San Francisco. Though it's just two hours' …

When the Son of Hamas Spied for Israel

Code-named ‘The Green Prince,’ Mosab Hassan Yousef betrayed his father and passed intel from the highest echelons of Hamas to Israel’s internal …

Your Two Favorite Superfoods in One Amazing Salad | Women's Health

<b>Quinoa and Salmon Salad</b><p><b>What you'll need:</b> <br>1/4 cup quinoa, rinsed well<br>3 cups mixed baby greens or watercress<br>1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, halved<br>1 small carrot, sliced into matchsticks<br>1/4 red onion, thinly sliced<br>1 pouch (7.1 ounces) pink salmon, flaked<br>2 Tbsp olive oil<br>1 Tbsp lemon juice<p><b>How to make it:</b> <br>1. …

Journaling Ideas: 15 Things Every Woman Should Write Down Right Now

<i>You should always carry a notebook to capture what most needs remembering so that, to paraphrase Oscar Wilde, you'll never be without good reading material. Here are some prompts to get you started on that most fascinating of stories -- yours.</i><p>By Amy Shearn<p><b>1. The Watched/Read It List</b><p>Right now, write …

Journaling Made Easy....Make A List!

My Mom is a big advocate of keeping a journal. Anytime something significant happens in my life, inevitably my Mom will ask me, “Have you written …

{Slow Cooker} Honey Soy Chicken

<i>This Slow Cooker Honey Soy Chicken is an easy weeknight dinner recipe featuring slowly braised chicken thighs coated in a sweet and spicy sauce of</i> …

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Easy Crock Pot Creamy Chicken and Rice Soup - Back for Seconds

Serves<p>8<p>Prep time<p>10 minutes<p>Cook time<p>8 hours<p>Total time<p>8 hours, 10 minutes<p>Meal type<p>An easy, scrumptious soup made in the crock pot. Perfect for busy …

Slow Cooker Lentil Soup

Slow Cooker Lentil Soup<p>Yields: 6 servings | Serving Size: 1-1/2 cups | Calories: 466 | Total Fat: 11 g | Saturated Fat: 2 g | Trans Fat: 0 g | …

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Mediterranean flavored green vegan burgers

I’ve loaded up the recipe archives with several chicken recipes, so now it’s time to add some more vegan and vegetarian recipes! To kick things off, …

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Bento Filler: The Easiest Ever Carrot-Sesame Salad

This is yet another recipe that is so easy that I didn’t even think of posting it, though I make it all the time. But since a lot of you guys liked …

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Bento no. 74: 5-minute, no stash, beginner bento

<b>Bento contents:</b><p>1 large slice boiled ham, 100 calories<br>• 1 slice proscuitto, 80 calories<br>• 1 small piece cheese (gouda), 80 calories<br>• 2 small whole grain …

Bento no. 65: Pink, Green and Yellow Spring Bento

<b>Bento contents:</b><p>2 oz / 60 g Panfried salted salmon, 120 cal<br>• 1 US cup (240ml) Green Pea Rice with carrot stars, 220 cal<br>• Asparagus with vinegar, 10 …

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Lifestyle<p>Abby Haglage<p>A woman in Pittsburgh received a small zap from her earbuds that caused her lips to swell. Here's what you need to know.<p>Lifestyle<p>…

No Bake Peanut Butter Pie With Cream Cheese Recipe

• In a medium mixing bowl, beat cream cheese until fluffy. Beat in confectioners' sugar and peanut butter. Slowly add milk, beating until smooth. Fold …

American Classics: Cherry Hand Pies

I could eat cherries every day. Every. Single. Day. Alas, cherry season is far too short. I've been spotting cherries at the farmers market for the past couple of weeks and I know they won't last, so it's time to break out the pitter and get baking.<p>While I love a traditional double crusted cherry …

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Know Your Sweets: Shoofly Pie

<i>Ed. note:</i> Welcome to our new series, Know Your Sweets, in which we'll give you the lowdown on all your favorite desserts. How did croissants get their shape? What's a buckle, and how is it different from a crisp? We'll answer these questions and more. First up, Shoofly pie!<p>The Basics<p>Shoofly Pie …

Ginger Peach Bourbon Pie Recipe

This boozy peach pie tastes even better the second day after the bourbon, ginger and peach have had a chance to meld together.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Crust</b>One half recipe Easy Pie Dough (or your favorite butter pie crust)<b>For the Filling</b>1/4 cup bourbon3 tablespoons corn starch1/2 …

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