Kristina Lee

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33 Things to Do in Banff, Alberta

- | Category: Canada, Escapes, North America<p>Things to Do In Banff, Alberta<p>If you’re planning on spending your holidays in Canada you’re going to have …

15 most popular hiking and biking trails in Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak region

<b>1. South Slope Recreation Area</b><p><b>Difficulty:</b> Easy to Moderate<p>This area recently opened to the public after being off limits for more than 100 years. …

Gwen’s Garbage Chicken Deluxe is ugly delicious

I don’t rave about too many appliances, but I absolutely love my Crock-Pot. I honestly used to be a little afraid of it, <i>This Is Us-</i>style, until a …

Fun and Free Educational Websites for Kids

Your children can learn something new today in a safe online environment. These 20 free educational websites for kids are fun while offering online …

Kids

Patchwork Cobbler

Topped with squares of sugar-crusted pastry, this cobbler shows off summer fruits in a rich, just-sweet-enough filling.

Recipes

I Tried the Top Upvoted Curly-Hair Product Routines From Reddit—Here’s What Worked (and What Didn’t)

To the casual Internet user, Reddit can seem like an endless den of threads, fandoms, and people posting pictures of cute animals. And it is—the R/Aww subreddit is often the thing that keeps me going. But on the beauty side, the site also holds the key to crowdsourced product recs, the craziest …

How to Make Sure Your Eclipse Glasses Are Safe

You’re probably already preparing for the August 21 solar eclipse, right? It’s going to be spectacular, especially for those in the path of totality, …

Universe

The Removal Of This 50-Year-Old Cyst Might Be Dr. Pimple Popper's Most Disgusting Video Yet

Seriously, it’s basically a volcano that doesn’t end.<p>Board-certified dermatologist Sandra Lee, M.D.—a.k.a. Dr. Pimple Popper—is at it again with her latest YouTube video called “An Amazing Baby Faced Cyst!”<p>While Lee made a name for herself helping patients pop zits, this time around she tackles an …

Taroko Gorge delivers beauty and adventure

<b>(CNN) —</b> With soaring cliffs, plunging canyons and a base of colossal marble slabs spliced by a torrential river, Taroko Gorge is one of the most popular travel attractions on the island of Taiwan .<p>The 19-kilometer area, part of Taroko Gorge National Park, features canyon cliffs that can soar up to …

Hiking

Tickproof Your Yard Without Spraying

This year is expected to be one of the worst on record for ticks, and not just in the Northeast. At least one variety of disease-transmitting tick …

What Happened to Jamie and Aurelia From Love Actually?

Fans of the romantic-comedy <i>Love Actually</i> recently got a bonus reunion in the form of <i>Red Nose Day Actually,</i> a short charity special that gave …

Charlie Chaplin

The Must-Have U.S. National Park Travel Guide for Photographers: 'Treasured Lands'

In 2002, QT Luong became the first person to photograph all U.S. National Parks with a large-format camera. His experience in traveling these …

National Parks

Milk bread: How to make the addictive, iconic bread

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

Recipes

The best spice racks you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Spicy Shelf/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>Want to frustrate a cook in the shortest amount of time possible? Try rearranging his or her …

Before the Outbreak: How to Prepare for A Record Tick Infestation

If you live in the Northeast or will be visiting there this year, take extra caution: Scientists are predicting an especially risky year for Lyme …

Disease

3-Minute Mug Cakes 4 Ways | Recipes

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 pound unsalted butter, softened<br>• 2 cups dark brown sugar, packed<br>• 3/4 cup sugar<br>• 1 tablespoon vanilla extract<br>• 4 large eggs, at room temperature<br>• 4¼ cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 tablespoon salt<br>• 2 teaspoons baking soda<br>• 18 ounces (2 bags) semi-sweet chocolate chips<p><b>Preparation</b><p>1. In a stand mixer with a …

Dessert

The Most Important Money Lesson You Should Teach Your Kids

My son tells me I eavesdrop on random parent conversations too much. I just can’t help myself. It’s endlessly fascinating. Take this one.<p>Recently, a dad and his daughter entered a small shop where I was browsing. The girl, who looked maybe nine, immediately grabbed a bracelet from a display and …

Self Control

Here's Why This Website That Lets Anyone Find Your Address, Phone Number and More Is Scaring People

A website that presents itself as a genealogy tracker is coming under fire for how startlingly easy it makes it for anyone on the to quickly track …

How to Fix Dry Cuticles: La Roche Posay Cicaplast Baume Review

"Why are your cuticles always this dry?" This was a very real, very valid question asked of me by my manicurist about a month ago, who was visibly getting frustrated by my skittishness every time she tried to push the skin around my nails back. They hurt. They were red. They were in such bad shape …

The Hard-to-Find Product People Swear Makes the Flakiest Pie Crust

People LOVE Tenderflake—they fly to Canada and stash it in their suitcases, all for a flaky pie crust.<p>Canadians know Tenderflake lard in an instant: It’s a square pound of snow-white lard in a bright yellow box in the local grocery store’s baking aisle. Moms and grandmas have been stockpiling this …

Baking

18 No-Bake High-Protein Energy Bites for Easy Fueling

Pre-make these snacks for a handy energy boost.<p>1 of 18<p>Chocolate Energy Bites<p>These yummy treats from Cooking Classy combine almond butter, honey, and oats with chocolate for a decadent-tasting treat.<p>2 of 18<p>Chocolate Chip Trail Mix Balls<p>This recipe is from our cookbook, <i>Meals on the Run</i>. Not only are …

Dessert

Unless You're Using 1 of These 6 Bug Repellants, You're Basically Asking for Zika

Some products barely work, according to the newest research.<p>Now that experts are saying Zika can be sexually transmitted for longer than previously thought, you have even more reason to avoid mosquitoes like it's your job. While the smartest strategy is to steer clear of areas where Zika-carrying …

Environmental Health

15 Ways to Work That Booty, No Lunges or Squats Required

Butt exercises never looked better.<p>Want a poppin’ booty, but getting sick of doing the same old moves? (Oh, hey, squats.) Luckily, there are plenty of ways to sculpt a shapely backside. Emily Burkhardt, fitness instructor at Beebe’s Buttcamp (yep, that’s a thing) in New York City, is here to show …

Here's Exactly How to Work Out if You Want to Lose Weight

No more guess work at the gym.<p>If you're trying to drop a few pounds, it can be totally overwhelming to figure out how to make sure your sweat sessions are helping you shed. On a basic level, losing weight and lowering your body fat percentage is a numbers game, says Ippolita Di Paola, a personal …

The American Hiking Trails You Must Do Before You Die

Shutterstock<p>Panorama Trail<p><b>Where it is:</b> Yosemite National Park, CA<b><br>Distance:</b> 8.5 miles<br>Have your GoPro ready—you're definitely going to want to capture …

Want to get serious about fitness? Quit your gym

Some people go to the gym all the time. Good for them. This article is addressed to the people who struggle, who don't go as much as they think they …

Alabama Fire Crackers Recipe

"Turn saltine crackers into a gourmet party snack. This recipe is cheap, delicious and requires no cooking! These are really great with …

The Most Addictive Bread You'll Ever Eat

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Breakfast