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The Ten Commandments of Sushi

My first lunch at Yajima Sushi, in Tokyo, felt more like a kidnapping.<p>There were open spots at the counter. But the chef, Susumu Yajima, instructed …

6 Mistakes You Make When Making Your Bed

A few key fixes can make a difference.<p>Making your bed certainly isn't rocket science, but the difference between a messy display and an especially smooth (and super-inviting) mattress is actually all in the details.<p><b>1. You lay your top sheet pattern-up.</b><p>Placing it pattern-side down is actually the …

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Why You Shouldn't Book Flights Too Far In Advance

Are you one of those people who think it's never too early to book a flight? A recent study disproves that responsible theory, and it'll make you want to wait a few weeks to buy those plane tickets.<p>CheapAir, an online travel agency, recently analyzed 2014 flight data and found that while buying a …

Pantry Items That Expire Way Before You Think They Do

Nothing lasts forever, and that's especially true when you're talking about food. Sure, expiration dates are overused, difficult to judge and don't actually mean that much, but food doesn't stay fresh or at its peak for eternity. While we may be stating the obvious, we also know that people need …

Boeing Shares Slip After Goldman Downgrade

Boeing shares were down more than 2% to as low as $153.36 in Monday morning trading after Goldman Sachs Group lowered its rating of the stock to sell from neutral. The bank’s caution regarding the manufacturing giant is part of its larger wariness surrounding the aerospace industry.<p>For six year …

This Glow In The Dark Ice Cream Was Inspired By A Rave

In Melbourne, Australia, a pop-up parlor is serving up vibrant scoops of glow in the dark ice creams that are dairy free <i>and</i> vegan.<p>196 Below sells liquid nitrogen ice cream; their Neon Nitro Ice Cream is most exciting because it can be eaten at a rave, on an unlit street in the evening or …

The 15-Minute Sushi Burrito Hybrid You Can Make at Home

<b>Hybrid foods</b> have exploded in popularity in the past few years: cronuts, the ramen burger, and Doritos Locos Tacos. In fact, we even declared hybrid foods as <b>one of seven food trends we're excited to leave in 2014</b>, but we'd happily make an exception for the sushi burrito any day.<p>The sushi burrito is …

How We Did the Maldives on the Cheap

Come on, dream with me for a moment. Imagine you're on a beach. You're lying in a hammock, body as loose and floppy as a rag doll. The soft strains of playful island music kisses your ears, its provenance indeterminable. Your skin is warm to the touch -- the sun gilds it with its penetrating golden …

9 Definitive Reasons Why You Should NOT Move to the Caribbean

Living on an island in the Caribbean, surrounded by jungle-covered hills and picture-perfect beaches sounds like a dream. Wake up, enjoy a cup of coffee and fresh fruit picked from the trees around your house, walk along the beach and maybe go for a swim to cool off from the sun's warmth. <i>This</i> is …

10 Cheap Ways To Make Your Kitchen Look Expensive

Little details go a long way.<p>1. Update hardware.<p>Hardware can completely change the look of a piece of furniture and it can do the same for your cabinets. Replace drawer and cabinet pulls for an new unique look that instantly updates your entire space.<p>2. Use lighter colors.<p>A light color on the walls …

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The Non-Judgmental Guide to Getting Seriously Into Tea

My friend Laura is way more into wine than tea, so it took some cajoling to get her to travel an hour and a half away from home to a tiny tea shop in a Queens strip mall, where we settled in for a three-hour tasting of teas from all over China and Taiwan.<p>"I want you to see the amazing teas I keep …

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10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

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Luke James - I.O.U ft. Wale (Remix)

Share Email Comments<p>As Luke James holds down the opening act for Beyonce's Mrs. Carter World Tour, he releases the smooth, breezy, summertime remix …

Best Countries for Solo Travelers (PHOTOS)

There are many travelers who claim that traveling alone is the best way to see the world. You deliberately travel solo, they say, because you want to experience the world without the influence of a friend or partner's tastes, prejudices, or preferences. When you're with a companion, it's easy to …

5 Crazy Restaurant Challenges Around the World

Many restaurants pride themselves on a signature dish, and some of these places, around America and abroad, love their signature dish so much they decide to prepare it in mass amounts -- and then challenge guests to eat as much of it as they possibly can. People from all over the world visit …

Katy Perry: PRISM

Prism is the fourth studio album by American singer Katy Perry. It was released by Capitol Records on October 18, 2013. While the album was initially …

Three Ways to Find the Lowest Airfare

By Wendy Perrin, CNTraveler.com<p>"Google 'best time to buy airfare' and you'll find 50 different competing theories. And they're all wrong," George Hobica told me over lunch the other day. George is the founder of AirfareWatchdog, the airfare deals site that includes some low fares not found on other …

How to Find Coupon Codes You Never Knew Existed

Almost every place you shop online has a "promotional code" box at checkout—but fewer than a quarter of shoppers use it. We asked the experts for …

MARTA execs woo Clayton

Top MARTA officials went before the Clayton County Commission on Tuesday evening to make a case for why the county should join the transit …

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13 Terrifying & Ugly Foods We Happily Eat

Inspired by news of a recent goblin shark capture, we rounded up the ugliest, gnarliest foods we happily eat (shark not included).<p>If you haven't yet heard about the <b>goblin shark</b>—yep, we said "goblin"—let us introduce you to the most terrifying thing we've seen this year…and we lived through the …

How to Blog Like an Expert: 10 Tips From Top Travel Blogs (Pt. 2)

<i>Stephanie Be in Alanya.</i><p>About a month ago, I "pulled a slim shady," admitting that although an experienced traveler and expat, I'm new to the travel blogging community. I thus sought advice from travel blog experts. In Part 1, I featured legends Lee Abbamonte, Johnny Jet, La Carmina, Jenny McIver, …

Design You Trust

With the chilly air fading, snow melting, and the ground growing soft, flowers are beginning to bloom all over the Instagram with the #flowerbeard …

A Reflective Palace of Rainbows by Kimsooja | Colossal

<p>Created in 2006 by multidisciplinary artist Kimsooja, To Breathe – A Mirror Woman was an elaborate installation at the Palacio de Cristal, Parque …

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Artist Spotlight: Algebra Blessett Talks Road To “Recovery” Via New Album [Audio & Video]

It’s official, Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter Algebra Blessett is back on the scene with a new album entitled, Recovery.<p>The songstress …

7 Secret Gmail Features You Didn't Know Existed

Let's be real: Most of us are pretty dependent on our email. I mean, don't you guys often wake up to an inbox that looks like this?<p>No?? Remember: No matter how full your inbox is, somebody else always has a crazier one than you do. And even if you think you know everything there is to know about …

Money , Home,Budgeting & Investment 2018 💷 on Flipboard

By Cornucopia | Making the best of your finances , budget and home<p>Bank of England heads for split on interest rates as policymaker clashes with Carney<p>…

Budget Traveling on Flipboard

By Bartosz Kolecki | Bartosz Kolecki created a magazine on Flipboard. “Budget Traveling on Flipboard” is available with thousands of other magazines …