Joanne Burgess

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Questions I Wish I'd Asked My Mother

<i>Oh, my old friend ...</i><p>You ask me to remember what it was like for me when I was sixteen and my mother was dying.<p>Your friend has a daughter the same age and what worries her most is leaving her child: What should she be explaining to her, telling her, advising her?<p>You ask me what questions I wish I …

These Copycat Levain Bakery Chocolate Chip Cookies Will Save You a Trip to NYC

Levain Bakery's Upper West Side shop may be the size of a walk-in closet, but its reputation is global: The company's softball-sized chocolate chip …

Dessert

19 Extremely Useful Things That Will Prepare You For Disaster

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Meals in a box: Are they worth it?

NEW YORK (AP) — If you've got a family — especially one with young kids — then you know putting together healthy meals every night can take more planning and preparation than you have time and energy.<p>Could a subscription service that delivers kits of pre-measured ingredients and recipes be a …

World's Best Cruises for 2016

It's a new year, with new horizons ahead—which can be explored quite literally, when you set sail on one of these noteworthy cruises. From innovative …

Kauai’s 10 Best Views

Nicknamed the Garden Island, Kauai embodies Hawaii’s wild side, its untamed greenery, misty peaks, glittering waterfalls, and seemingly endless …

19 Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes You Can Make in a Muffin Pan

Some mornings, choosing between hitting snooze and eating breakfast is a real struggle. Decision-making is hard! But with a little planning, you can catch a few extra Zs *and* grab your homemade breakfast to go like the #girlboss you are. All you need is a muffin pan, and boom! You’ve got 12 days …

Breakfast

What flight attendants really think of you

There’s a lot more happening behind that seemingly benevolent smile and standard welcome given by cabin crew to passengers as they board a flight.<p>At least that's according to a number of air hostesses, who have taken to the online forum, Quora, to reveal what they are really thinking when greeting …

13 Showstopping Desserts for Your Christmas Table

Cold winter days are a perfect excuse for spending time in the kitchen. If you’ve exhausted all of your favorite cookie recipes but still can’t satisfy that baking itch, that’s when you know it’s time to get going on a decadent dessert for your holiday table. Whether you need to find something …

Dessert

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

Lost at sea: the man who vanished for 14 months

As they motored across the lagoon in the Marshall Islands, deep in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, the policemen stared at the specimen laid out on the deck before them. There was no hiding the fact that this man had been at sea for a considerable time. His hair was matted upwards like a shrub. …

El Salvador

10 Questions That Will Transform Your Life

<i>This article was originally published on Completed Thoughts.</i><p>Have you ever asked yourself questions like these?<p>"Why do I have to get up so early?"<br>• "Why is this happening to me?"<br>• "I'm screwed, aren't I?"<br>• "Why is life so hard?"<br>• "I should just give up, shouldn't I?<p>If you are like the average person, you …

The 5 Most Romantic Road Trips

When my now-husband and I were 16, our favorite date was to hop in his GTO and hit the road, setting out to see what there was to see. While …

Say Goodbye To Belly Fat By Doing These 6 Yoga Poses

Belly fat is literally the toughest kind of fat to lose. People try every diet craze that hits the market; they exhaust themselves with strenuous …

A couple has been road tripping across the US for 3 years and took these incredible pictures

They soon fell in love with the lifestyle and decided to make their Volkswagen bus — Sunshine — their permanent home.<p>The couple carries everything they own in the van; they have nothing in storage, and they like it that way.<p>"I think that there's an extreme freedom in having nothing to lose," Rachel …

Robert Pattinson: ‘I’m definitely very confused’

It is one of this summer’s four perfect days, a Friday afternoon to boot, and London’s most smug are bunking off work and descending like fashionable, tanned zombies on Shoreditch House members’ club. Meanwhile in a joyless, north-facing, little-used room called the Library you’ll find Robert …

Nicole Kidman

60-Second Yoga Fix: Triangle Pose

You're flowing through vinyasa class, moving to the rhythm of your breath, lengthening and strengthening your entire body with each pose. But in the …

5 Super-Intimate Sex Moves

Because the closer you two are, the hotter—and better—your orgasm will be<p>There are a lot of things that can bring you and your S.O. closer together: apps designed specifically for couples, vacations for two, candle-lit dinners. But nothing does the trick quite like a long, sensual romp between the …

Climbing

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Online Life

The New Gravel Backyard: 10 Inspiring Landscape Designs

We’ve pondered over our neglected backyard for three years now. In other words, our garden deserves more than a weed-filled lawn and a few patches of …

Landscaping

12 Yoga Poses for Slim Thighs and Hips

Aug 5, 2015<p>Women do what not to get into best shape, right from massage gels, creams, diets etc.; they do it all, but none of them work when it comes …

Work Out With Kristin

Browse her video blogs to get up close and personal with our favorite yogi. Think of it as your own private session—online!<p>Tighten Up Those …

Don't Be Ashamed To Buy These Hygiene Items For Survival

Does the thought of buying tampons, pads or condoms make you cringe in embarrassment?<p>If so, you’re not alone. Most men would rather take a fork to …

The best of Britain's great outdoors

My eyes used to glaze over at the very mention of the word geology. But it is the furnace in which the priceless asset of our National Parks was forged. Look at a geological map of Britain and you will see one of the most complicated geologies of a land mass our size anywhere in the world. And it …

The Age Most Women Get Injured From Wearing Heels

Sure, we all love heels, but as <i>Harper's Bazaar</i> pointed out, a new study found that injuries from stilettos are on the rise. Researchers at the …

Research

This Ancient Persian Method of Hair Removal Is Going Mainstream

It only takes a few minutes of Google searching to find out hair removal has been an area of concern for centuries. While lasers, shaving, and waxing …

Hair

5 Style Tips to Steal From the Aussies

Although Australia’s appeal is news to nobody (I mean, we’ve all seen <i>Our Lips Are Sealed</i>, right?), the country/continent has finally received some …

Street Style