Karen Gallagher

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50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

You'll hate your basic wireless mouse after using the Logitech MX Master

Logitech MX Master review<p>Mighty mouse<p>Extreme comfort<p>Fast connectivity<p>Horizontal scroll wheel/Gesture control<p>Darkfield Laser sensor<p>Snazzy …

Top 10 Rules of Packing

When you’ve spent more than a decade on the road, you get asked some pretty interesting questions. The one query I get most, though, is about packing: what to take, what to leave, where to put it. I’ve taken scads of trips, but every time I get back, I know I could have gone even lighter. Let’s …

Gingery Sweet Potato and Apple Saute with Toasted Almonds

Place this dish on top of a bed of spinach for a sweet and spicy meal.<p>I love the combination of sweet from the apple and sweet potatoes, and spicy …

Recipes

Les3chambres

Paris, France<p>Les3Chambres, in France, is a characterful Paris b&b offering tastefully flamboyant interiors, good breakfasts and an exceptional attention to detail, near the Gare du Nord train station and the Opéra district.

Spicy Spiked Hot Chocolate

4 Servings<p>The addition of an anise-flavored liqueur turns this hot cocoa into the liquid version of chocolate-covered licorice.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups whole milk<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>½ ancho chile, lightly crushed<p>1 cinnamon stick<p>½ vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>3 oz. bittersweet …

Build a 'Great' Salad

The Zorra the Great Salad from Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop combines all kinds of flavors and textures for a delicious end result.<p>If you're looking to bring a veggie-rich side dish to a cookout that doesn't get overshadowed by whatever's coming off the grill, try this recipe. It has flavors, plural: …

The Best Looks from Fall 2013 Couture

See the best looks direct from Paris.<p>As glamorous haute couture creations take to the runway in Paris, we're compiling the boldest and brightest. Follow our edit here.<p>Imaxtree

Cucumber and Avocado Smoothie Soups

<i>The perfect summer snack or appetiser, indulge in this refreshing cucumber and avocado smoothie soups today. Incredibly nutritious, these smoothie</i> …

Flying in Style

Recently I took an all-too-brief trip to New York. It was the first time I'd visited the Big Apple and the furthest I've been from home since I …

How to find and book a holiday apartment online

Best for ease of use<p><b>Only Apartments</b><br>Created in 2003 by two architects in Barcelona, who wanted to rent out their own flats in the city, the site now …

European rail journeys: readers' tips, recommendations and travel advice

This week's winner<p><b>Such a bargain</b><p>One of the best European rail journeys we have ever been on was from Seville to Jerez. We were in Seville as part of an escorted tour and, on a day off, wanted to do some sherry-tasting on our own. We discovered that we were no more than an hour or so’s train ride …

The Great Barrier Reef, Australia: Trip of a Lifetime

The Great Barrier Reef in <b>Australia</b> is a place that generates superlatives – but instantly transcends them. Rated as one of the seven wonders of the natural world, it stretches for 2,300 kilometres (1,430 miles) along the Queensland coast – from Bundaberg to the Torres Strait.<p>In addition to being …

Travel etiquette 101: rules for house guests and hosts

With rising airfares, hotel costs, and near-record gas prices, people fortunate (and unfortunate) enough to live in destination-friendly places can expect a double-dose of second cousins and friends-of-friends dropping by to set up camp for a few days, or more. Get ready – house-crashers are …

Vietnam tips: a first-timer's guide

Vietnam's long-held position as a travel icon is more than deserved. In no other country is the collision of Southeast Asia's past, present and future so stark. At times, this clash can seem so confronting and confusing as to send even experienced travellers fleeing for the nearest luxury hotel. …

22 amazing rooftop bars in London

New London restaurant and bar openings, July 2013

It's yet another good month for restaurant openings in London, with another dining venue now open in The Shard and London's street-food scene gaining a temporary foothold in Canary Wharf. Elsewhere, a trio of American-themed venues are opening around Covent Garden and an unusual new themed …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Grill Vegetarian Tacos

Ivy Stark, runner and executive chef for Dos Caminos in New York City, loves this healthy, filling recipe.<p>Unless you're a no-meat athlete, your grill likely cooks hot dogs, hamburgers, chicken breasts, or steaks almost every time you fire it up. Sure, you'll throw on some veggies as a side dish, …

Meet The League Of Extraordinary Women: 60 Influencers Who Are Changing The World

The previously untold story of how an unprecedented network of high-achieving women from the world’s largest companies, innovative startups, philanthropic organizations, government, and the arts combined forces to change the lives of girls and women everywhere.<p>Act One<p>IGNITION<p><i>They needed the …

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When Did Girls Start Wearing Pink?

Little Franklin Delano Roosevelt sits primly on a stool, his white skirt spread smoothly over his lap, his hands clasping a hat trimmed with a …

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Train Better: 10 Exercise Machines to Avoid

Exercise machines aren't always effective—or even safe. Avoid these machines the next time you hit the gym<p>Seated Leg Extension Machine<p><b>What it's supposed to do:</b> Train the quadriceps. <b>What it actually does:</b> It strengthens a motion your legs aren't actually designed to do, and can put undue strain on …

Lose 10 Pounds or More: Training Plan

Our custom workout plan will help you lose 10 pounds (or more) quickly and safely<p>Your secret weapon if you want to break the double-digit barrier and lose 10 pounds--or more? Strength training. Adding resistance builds muscle and helps you burn more calories during (and after!) your workout, says …

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4 Running Motivation Tricks

Sometimes, the hardest thing about running is actually motivating yourself to get out and hit the road. Here's how<p>Sure, your legs and lungs burn, but running is just as taxing on your brain. From making the decision to lace up to fighting through each mile, "the process of running is …