Katie Sommers

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San Francisco On The Cheap: Do This, Skip That In Hipsterland

Despite its low-key vibe, San Francisco is notoriously not cheap. It's been called the most unaffordable city for homeowners, and last year, it was named America's fourth most expensive big city to visit [fun fact: Hawaii placed first].<p>But San Fran <i>can</i> be cheap! Behold these low-cost (and way …

Rhode Island Chowder: It's Clear, And You've Got To Try It

Pop quiz: is Rhode Island chowder the red or the white? Trick question -- it's neither.<p>That's right, Rhode Island clam chowder is clear, and Rhode Islanders take it pretty seriously. Onions, salt pork, butter, potatoes, clams, clam juice, water. Usually, that's it. Think of this as clam chowder for …

Nigella Lawson's Linguine with Lemon, Garlic, and Thyme Mushrooms

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A no-cook, company-worthy sauce that fits right into our laziest pasta-dressing habits.</i><p>Boiling pasta is what we do when we don't know what to do -- it's in our …

10 of the Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Scotland

From wild marshlands shrouded in morning mist to rugged mountain peaks and glistening lochs, Scotland has no shortage of jaw-dropping views. To get you started, here are 10 of Scotland's most beautiful places to add to your itinerary.<p>1. Loch Ness<p>Photo courtesy of mendhak via Flickr.<p>Scotland's most …

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25 Stunning National Park Vistas

If these 25 astounding vistas tell us anything, it's that America's beauty is a fierce kind. There are the alien landscapes of Arches and Canyonlands National Parks and the trickling glacial promontories of Denali and Glacier National Park.<p>Legends, too, inform these lands, from Dead Horse Point's …

The Bay Area's Alta Bicycle Share Will Launch Aug 29

After several delays, the Bay Area’s Alta Bicycle Share has announced it will launch on August 29.<p>The Bike Share will have a first fleet of only 700 …

10 Most Beautiful Sunsets in America (PHOTOS)

Across America, from our eastern coast to our western shores and island outposts, one can find truly stunning sunsets. This evening phenomena, known to inspire poets, instill romance in the unwitting--and cram our Instagram feeds full of wanderlust-instilling images--is particularly remarkable in …

The 10 Things You Need To Buy This Fall (PHOTOS)

Though the Fall 2013 runway shows were months ago, it's finally time to start implementing some of the major trends of the season into our wardrobes.<p>Thankfully, many trends that were big last season (and this spring) are still huge right now. Leather remains important (skip the traditional black …

Denim Guide Fall 2013

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What Your Favorite Disney Movie Says About You

Walt Disney’s animation studio has pretty much defined the childhoods of people across the globe, so much so that it’s nearly impossible not to …

How to travel in Europe

Fifty sovereign states. 10,180,000 sq km. 738,200,000 people. The word ‘Europe’ does little to convey the diversity found within, which can make it a bewildering place to travel. So here’s a handy guide to your transport options:<p>Car<p><b>Budget:</b> medium-high (London-Prague petrol from EUR360 return, plus …

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