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How to road-trip Canada on a budget

Canada is big and beautiful, but climate, distance and the high cost of domestic travel make it hard to get to know her. Having the freedom to throw your stuff in the trunk and set off as you please makes self-driving a tempting way to explore this frequently spectacular country.<p>The Trans-Canada …

Selfie Photo Tips & Techniques

Sometimes we don’t want others to know that we have taken a photo of ourselves. In these cases, it is nice to be able to discreetly take a …

10 online shopping sites to visit right now

<b>Online shopping site: The September <br>Based in:</b> Canada; prices listed in Canadian dollars, free shipping/returns across Canada.<br>A just-launched luxury …

Football Saturdays are a Touchdown with Honey-and-Rye-Glazed Ham

Big football weekends call for a date with the couch and a sweet and savory ham, great for leftovers.<p><i>It’s the freakin’ weekend, which means you should not be awake early enough for breakfast. Sleep in. It’s all about brunch.</i><p>Just admit it. We know your hot date for this weekend is a cold one and …

Brunch

Skillet Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Mac and Cheese

Fontina and White Cheddar Skillet Brussels Bacon Mac.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 8, 2013 92<p>I figured it was time to eat some bacon. I mean it’s been a …

What Do All These Camera Modes Mean?

The mode dial on a modern camera usually includes a bewildering number of letters and icons. I can never remember what 90% of those modes do, and …

Recipe

Running out of ideas on how to prep pusit?<p>Enjoy the abundance of avocados by turning it into a refreshing cooler.<p>You won't stop at one piece!<p>Fresh …

64 Quick Main-Course Salad Recipes for Busy Weeknights

It's easy to love a salad packed with such familiar ingredients as turkey breast, avocado, and Monterey Jack cheese -- and even easier with no-fuss buttermilk dressing.

Asian Soups That Go Way Beyond Ramen

It's time to expand your Asian soup horizons.<p>Ramen has taken over America, and we're totally cool with that. Ramen, after midnight or at reasonable dinner hour, is hands-down one of the most comforting, savory and filling bowls of soup around. (Let's also never forget Justin Timberlake's ramen …

The Best Yoga Style for You

Discover the most satisfying yoga sequence for your fitness goals<p>Yoga is kind of like sex. (And not just because of the interesting positions.)<p>For a practice rooted in simplicity, it has become a tad bit complicated...and intimidating. There are a jillion types of yoga, ranging from specific (like …

Yoga

Pumpkin Cranberry Tea Cake Recipe

<b>Makes 2 loaves</b><p>Ingredients<p>2 1/2 cups unbleached, all-purpose flour<br>• 1 tsp. baking soda<br>• 1/2 tsp. baking powder<br>• 1/2 tsp. salt<br>• 1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon<br>• 1/2 …

Summer Fruit Pie and Tart Recipes

One of our favorite things about summer: the riot of fresh fruit to be found at farmers' markets, roadside stands, pick-your-own orchards, or just the local grocery store. Make the most of the season with one of these irresistible pies or tarts.<p>Made in a 10-by-14-inch jelly-roll pan, this big …

18 Comfort Foods You'll Never Forget

We've collected the recipes for the dishes you've always loved, from a new twist on meatloaf to mac 'n' cheese just like your mom used to make.<p>Baked …

How to Make Texas-Style Smoked Brisket in a Gas Grill

Making a real Texas-style smoked brisket will take all day, but it's eminently doable (even in a gas grill), and you can demand everyone call you "pitmaster"<p>In Texas, barbecue is about beef: specifically brisket, the cut by which any joint is judged. Brisket has become a favorite of restaurant …

BBQ

The Korean Products That Our Editors Are Crushing On

If you’re a regular reader of the Birchbox blog, you’ve probably heard us recount our deep love for Asian beauty products in the last few years. One of the first brands that we turn to for innovative Asian skincare is Dr. Jart+. The Korean line made its way over to the US a few years ago, and their BB creams (along with many other products) have been a big hit ever since.<p>A few months ago, the Birchbox editors had a chance to try out a few of Dr. Jart+’s more inventive products—and two of them …

Canadian Online Shopping: the Sites We *Always* Bookmark

With an increasing number of stores launching easy breezy online shops, you no longer need to scour racks and trudge through malls to find the goods …

Selling

Twitter / Account Suspended

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Roasted Jalapeño Cheddar Turkey Burgers with Smoky BBQ Aioli

Roasted Jalapeño Cheddar Turkey Burgers with BBQ Aioli.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 19, 2013 84<p>Oh look… it’s Monday recipe time.<p>And this is so that. You know, …

Kalua Pork Sliders with Pineapple-Mango Slaw

<i>Did you guys all enter our current giveaway? It’s a random, we-feel-like-buying-someone-a-present giveaway. No strings attached. So enter it and</i> …

10 Quotes for Instant Fitspiration

Win the weight-loss battle! These mantras are guaranteed to help you go that extra mile

Workouts

The 10 best online shopping sites

<b>Online shopping site: AHAlife</b><p><b>Based in:</b> New York; prices listed in Canadian dollars and ships to Canada.<p>Our web editor Noah Lehava’s previously …

The Top 28 Best Healthy Snacks

Nibble away with these healthy snacks that all clock in at 100 calories or less.<p>Computer screens, dogs, your paycheck: Some things should only come in size XL. But at snack time, smaller really can be better—even if your appetite feels super-sized. It's just a matter of figuring out exactly the …

Healthy Eating

Roast Chicken with Potatoes, Lemon, and Asparagus

One whole chicken, cut up, and a single pan -- plus some citrus, new potatoes, butter and newly in-season asparagus -- create the ideal meal to welcome spring.

Rosie's Buttermilk Biscuits

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Baird of SprinkleBakes lets us in on her grandmother's secrets for making perfect buttermilk biscuits.</i><p>As a child, my grandparents' farm was my favorite place on …

Biscuits

Chocolate-Butterfinger Overflow Cheesecake and Some News!

Gosh. It's been two whole weeks since my last blog post and honestly, I don't know how time got away from me.<p>Well, yes I do.<p>I've been building sand …

How To: Pretty Summer Hairstyles

Say goodbye to summertime frizzies! Learn how to do these 4 super-easy hairstyles<p>Fashion Plait<p><i>"Skinny turbans are a stylish way to keep hair off your face."</i> —Jeffrey Paul, celebrity hairstylist. <b>Step-by-Step</b>Spritz a texturizing spray onto clean, dry hair for texture and hold (try <b>Alterna Summer Hair</b> …

10 Sandwiches You Must Eat Now

We're living in the golden age of the sandwich, and BA Foodist Andrew Knowlton has proof: Here are his picks for ten of the top sandwich shops in America<p>If you're not eating a sandwich right now, you're missing out on the dish of the moment. With practically every chef reimagining old standbys or …

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