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Where To Eat, Drink And Stay In Jerusalem

Exploring the world's holiest city<p>More than perhaps any other city, Jerusalem is a beacon to visitors from every corner of the globe.<p>A holy site for all three of the monotheistic faiths, even non-pilgrims can’t fail to be awed by the Old City where the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Western Wall …

Temple Mount

57 Funny Jokes for Kids (And Adults Who Like Dumb Jokes)

You can never have too many knee-slappers in your repertoire of bad puns.<p>Question: A pun, a riddle, and a knock-knock joke walk into a, umm, room …

Jokes

The Pinterest-Famous Zucchini Pasta I've Been Making on Repeat This Summer

Recipes are best when they utilize the freshest ingredients of the season, and summertime is the humble zucchini's time to shine. While I usually …

Recipes

Five Fun and Easy Ice Cube Tray Recipes You Should Try Right Away

You probably use your ice cube trays only for freezing plain H2O, but these inexpensive trays are much more versatile and cool (pun intended) than you’d think.<p>You can use them for all sorts of things — from organizing your jewelry and office supplies to storing herbs and making bath fizzies and tea …

Baking

21 Documentaries To Watch If You're Bored Right Now

Docu-ME-TIME-aries, amirite?

Entertainment

The Best Way To Crack An Egg

Cracking an egg is one of the most basic things you do when baking. It may also be a task that entices a child’s interest in cooking; there are not …

Breakfast

Chicken Pho

From: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>A classic Vietnamese dish, this Chicken Pho recipe is full of fragrant aromas as well as savory and spicy flavors.<p>By: …

Recipes

This Lemony Veggie Pasta Is Sprinkled with Almond "Bacon" — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

These pecan cauliflower poppers will change the way you snack

In past years, there weren’t a lot of creative ways to prepare cauliflower. It was a side vegetable often steamed or boiled until opaque and then …

Food

The 10 Coolest Alexa Skills for Kids

With thousands of Alexa skills available, finding the best ones for your kid can be a challenge.<p>From teaching manners to leading dinosaur-themed …

This $46 Wood Dresser Transformation Is Absolutely Stunning

A reader found this old dresser in an alley and knew right away that she'd hit the jackpot. And after hours of scrubbing and sprucing, this dresser …

The only gazpacho recipe you need right now

Overview Ingredients Steps<p>Overview<p>What tomato soup is to winter, gazpacho is to summer — a quick, easy bowl that is just right for the season.<p>Gazpacho is a quintessential Spanish summertime soup. It is not cooked and can vary in composition and ingredients, but it typically includes tomatoes, …

Recipes

I Try Hundreds of Makeup Products a Month—These Are the 17 I Always Recommend

Because the beauty editor life is #blessed, I get to try zillions of new makeup products every month. This is especially fun as someone who genuinely …

How to Do a Dutch Braid

Once upon a time, the term “boxer braids” was not even in our vocabulary, but that feels like a lifetime ago. Now boxer braids have become a …

Hurry! 10 Family Trips You Should Take When Your Kids Are Still Young

It's easy to get stuck in a vacation rut when your kids are young. Once you find a spot that has kid-friendly accommodations and activities, a host of childcare help, and a won't-break-the-bank price tag, it's tempting to return again and again. But the best time to broaden your family vacation …

Kids

The Leggings Celebrities Swear By Because They Make Your Butt Look AMAZING

If there’s one person who is the authority on butts looking good, it’s <b>Jennifer Lopez</b>. The 48-year-old is literally aging backwards and her …

Jennifer Lopez

Pancake tacos are the breakfast mashup that dreams are made of

Food mashups tend to be hit or miss. Most, like Burger King’s Mac & Cheetos or the pastel Easter marshmallow-topped Peepza, we’d rather forget. Then …

Top 10 Road Trip Routes in the Northeastern US

There's no better region than the Northeast when you're longing to get behind the wheel or rev up your motorcycle. Roads in New York and the New …

New England

New 'eBay for travel' lets you buy people's unwanted holidays

A man stuck with an unwanted luxury holiday to Dubai worth thousands of pounds after splitting with his partner has founded an online marketplace where travellers struck by illness, trauma or a relationship breakdown can try to sell their non-refundable flights, cruises or hotel rooms.<p>Simon Powell …

Travelers

7 Places To Sell Your Stuff Online For Real Money

Decluttering is good for the soul and mind. And it pays.<p>A dictum of Feng Shui holds that the clutter in your life blocks you from moving toward your future. Decluttering ― both your life and your home ― can have a calming effect.<p>But if that alone isn’t reason enough for you to tackle the mess …

Selling

We Can't Get Enough of These Spicy Scallops With Watermelon Salsa

Here we season quick-cooking scallops with inspiration from Caribbean pepper pot recipes. To get a nice sear on the scallops without any sticking, be …

Why buy barbecue sauce when you can design your own?

Barbecue sauce is one of the most versatile sauces out there_it can be served as a dipping sauce or a topping, brushed onto protein and vegetables during cooking, or stirred into beans and shredded meat after cooking.<p>Further contributing to its versatility is the fact that there are so many styles …

10 Ways to Deal with a Child's Defiance and Non-Compliance

At one point or another, almost every child has likely looked at his parents and said, "No!" when he's been told to do something. As frustrating as …

This Four-Ingredient Topping Will Enhance the Flavor of (Almost) Anything

This nut and seed crumble is packed with good-for-you omega-3s.<p>Sometimes all you need is a little sprinkle of something truly transformative to …

‘I Was Living An Awesome Life—But I Had No Purpose’

“I kept looking at accomplishments, aiming for the next one.”<p>If you had asked me to describe my life five years ago, I would have cited a trifecta like "driven, full, and fun." I was 30, working a cool job, and moonlighting as a young-adult novelist. Not to mention training for a marathon, raising …

Ikigai

18 High-Protein, Low-Carb Snacks That Will Prevent You From Turning Into A Hangry Monster

The 3 p.m. slump is SO. REAL.<p>When you're trying to cut out carbs, sometimes food options can feel...limited. After all, easy go-tos like pretzels, pizza, and pita chips are totally off-limits. (Why are all the best foods carbs?!)<p>Thankfully, there's no need to reinvent the wheel when it comes to …

Hooray for Our Recipe Contest's Top 5!

When we kicked off our current recipe contest—bananas and plantains—we braced ourselves for a wave of quick breads and layer cakes. And by braced ourselves, we mean, opened our arms and put on our stretchiest pants, grabbed our loaf pans and cake stands, and said, “We’re ready, world! Bring it!”<p>And …

A Trip Through New York City in 1911

Once you get over how strangely natural this glimpse of New York City from 100 years ago is, you start to notice how differently public space was …

New York City

Jollof Spice Does All The Work in This Hands-Off Chicken & Plantain Bake

<i>Every other week, we're sitting in Yasmin Khan's sidecar kitchen as she selects and prepares a recipe from the most delicious kind of travelogue—a cookbook. Today, she takes us to Ghana via London chef Zoe Adjonyoh's joyous tome to her West African roots,</i> Zoe's Ghana Kitchen<i>. (It has it's own even</i> …

18 Documentaries That Have Shocking Endings

"I'm thinking the allegations are clearly false, and then...bam!"<p><i>Warning: Some spoilers ahead. Continue at your own risk.</i>