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12 Books to Read in Your 20s

There are far more worthy books than any of us will get to read in a lifetime. So you better get cracking in your 20s, at the latest. Below are 12 books earnestly if somewhat arbitrarily recommended. To read them all is to learn about wartime, race in America, growing up feeling like you’re …


5 Money-Saving Tricks Airlines Don't Want You to Know

Use these tech tricks to outsmart the airlines and save yourself some cash.<p>We all love to complain about airlines and their never-ending efforts to find new, clever, and incredibly annoying ways to squeeze every penny out of travelers. But when it comes to soothing your travel rage, revenge is …

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31 Quotes From Children's Books That Will Inspire You At Any Age

"Sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast."<p>2. "You must never feel badly about making mistakes ... as long as you take the trouble to learn from them. For you often learn more by being wrong for the right reasons than you do by being right for the wrong</i> …


Valentine's Day Dinners Worth Cooking, According to BA Staffers

Restaurants on Valentine's Day? We'd rather not. Here are the romantic dinners our staff is actually cooking for our sweeties.<p></head><b>Restaurants on Valentine's Day? We'd rather not.</b> Frankly, there's just nothing really romantic about a giant mediocre steak and half a lobster. So forget the …


Recipe: After-Dinner Belly-Soothing Tea

Most of us are familiar with that uncomfortable feeling that comes from eating too fast, or eating something that didn't quite agree. Indigestion, …

8 apps to help you actually keep your 2015 New Year's resolutions

New Year's resolutions are tough.<p>Though we may start the year with the best of intentions, old habits die hard and too often we're back to our old …


The 14 Best Movie Meet-Cutes

"This was some meet-cute," retired screenwriter Arthur tells his new neighbor, Iris, as she offers him a ride in "The Holiday." Inspired by one of our favorite Christmas movies, we're chronicling the best of this classic film trope, described by Roger Ebert as, "a comic situation contrived entirely …

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Kate Hudson's Most Memorable Red-Carpet Moments

Talk about dresses that get results—this <i>BAZAAR</i> cover girl embodies everything we want to see on the red carpet. Here, 23 of Kate Hudson's most memorable red-carpet moments. Plus, read her December 2013 interview and see her stunning cover shoot.

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27 Red Velvet Desserts That Want To Be Your Valentine

Some things are meant to be.


The Serious Eats Cheese and Wine Pairing Cheat Sheet

It's New Year's Eve, and your guests are about to come tumbling in. You set out bowls of salty snacks and a grand platter of cheeses. There's creamy white chèvre, a Stilton, some Brie, nutty aged Gruyère, tangy Vermont cheddar, and a splurge-worthy chunk of 4-year Gouda. With a flourish you top the …

List Of Netflix Movies About To Expire Is Truly Tragic

Photo: Courtesy of Propaganda Films.<p>If you're still straggling to rejoin the real world until after the new year and are not sure how to spend your …

Helpful Infographic Perfectly Pairs Wine with Food

Whether you consider yourself a wine connoisseur or not, you could probably use this infographic to learn a thing or two about the liquid of the gods. How many calories does a typical glass of white wine versus red wine have and, more importantly, which wine should you pair with tonight's dinner? …


5 Natural Teeth Brighteners

Get a gorgeous smile with these easy tricks.<p>You may not be on the red carpet, but with the amount of flashes happening on your holiday party circuit, you might as well be. And while you often know the main smile saboteurs (red wine, coffee, etc.), what about all the foods that can actually do your …

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Da Vinci's String Organ Must Be Heard To Be Believed

The man who painted the Mona Lisa, and was the first to sketch out the helicopter and the submarine, also dabbled in music. So here's the question: What musical instrument did Leonardo da Vinci design?<p>There isn't an easy answer. His 15th-century sketches indicate something between a harpsichord and …

Travel Tips: How to Pack in 15 Minutes!

21 Beauty Secrets Southern Belles Swear By

One of our fondest memories of southern belle beauty comes from the film "Gone with the Wind." Scarlett O'Hara (portrayed by Vivien Leigh) struggled with conforming to society's ideal of behaving like a lady, but the brunette actress looked beautiful as ever in her rebellious state.<p>Beauty standards …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Top 20 U.S. Small Hotels: Andrew Harper's Picks (Photos)

Too many hotels to choose from? Andrew Harper rounds up the best luxury, small hotels in America.

13 Hair Mistakes You Need To Stop Making

We'd like to think that nobody knows our hair better than we do. (After all, it grows out of our very heads.) But it turns out even we are doing damage to our strands with bad habits we didn't even know about.<p>From shampooing too many times a week to going years without a decent haircut, celebrity …

Are you a Student or a Teacher? Then Lucky You, Cuz These Stores are Always on Sale to You

We're in the thick of back-to-school season and whether you're a smart-shopping student or a hardworking teacher, you're probably gearing up for the big first day. And enjoying some fall retail therapy to prepare, hopefully! But did you know that as a student or a teacher you can enjoy <i>year-round</i> …