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These 19 travel hacks will change you

Whether you’re concerned about saving space in your bag or the size restrictions on the liquid toiletries, organising all of your belongings into one …

Aww! Sharpie Scripted Pillowcases

Scribbling a love note on you and your boo’s pillowcases with Sharpie is a foolproof way to guarantee sweet dreams. Amp up your bedroom with this DIY for Valentine’s Day.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>white cotton or jersey pillowcases<br>• sharpie made for fabric<br>• favorite poem (optional)<p><b>Ready to make?</b> Find out …

Loose Leaf Tea? Make Your Own Tea Bags!

Making your own tea bags is way easier than you think. Just a few snips of a coffee filter and some stitching around the edges and you’re pretty much there! Add you’re own paper tags to finish, like pretty pink hearts.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Stapler ( 1 )<br>• coffee filters ( 2 )<br>• scissors ( 1 )<br>• Sewing …

Yogurt-Marinated Grilled Chicken

6 to 8 Servings<p>July 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 skinless, boneless chicken breasts (about 3 pounds)<p>2 cups plain whole-milk yogurt<p>1 cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro leaves and stems<p>1/2 large onion, coarsely chopped<p>1/3 cup olive oil plus more for brushing<p>6 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped<p>1 tablespoon …

Pasta al Pomodoro

4 servings<p>The secret to this simple tomato-based pasta recipe? Pasta water and butter. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking class with Sur la Table.<p>May 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>1 medium onion, finely …

Sriracha Fridge Pickles

Makes about 1 1/2 cups Servings<p>Make a brine, add Sriracha, throw in chard stems and let the refrigerator pickles hang out for a few days. Really good stuff.<p>June 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Swiss chard stems, chopped<p>1 cup distilled white vinegar<p>2 cups sugar<p>1/2 onion, thinly sliced<p>3 tablespoons Sriracha<p>1/2 …

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Cold Sesame Noodles with Vegetables Recipe - Health

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Puree peanut butter, garlic, ginger, soy sauce, rice vinegar and brown sugar in a blender until smooth. With blender running, …

A Green Vanilla Shake

By: Jamie Webber<p>It’s Friday, so that means it’s clear-out-the-leftover-produce-from-the-fridge day. I typically shop for groceries on Sunday so by …

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Caramelized Pear Oven Pancake | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This beautiful oven pancake makes an impressive presentation, but it’s actually super simple to prepare. It’s also a quick way to make pancakes for a group! Preheating the frying pan before adding the fruit and batter gives the pancake a head start, so that once in the oven it billows like a …

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Quick Udon Noodle Soup

Quick Udon Noodle Soup from The Kitchn• 1 cup vegetable broth (or other broth)<br>• 2 cups water<br>• 1 bay leaf<br>• 1 star anise<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• handful of udon …

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Cauliflower Soup with Sharp Cheddar & Thyme

Since starting BGSK in November 2008, I’ve purchased a surprisingly small number of cookbooks. Yet, I was forced to buy a second, identical, …

gingerbread snacking cake

I have a few things to tell you about this cake today, and none of them at the outset sound terribly upbeat, but bear with me, cheer is nigh.<p>The …

Useful Vocabulary for Riding the Paris Metro: Key Words

The Paris metro isn't especially difficult to use-- at least, once you get the hang of it. But especially for visitors who don't know much French, it …

Tour The '5 Pointz Of Paris'... Before It's Gone Forever

By 2016, you will no longer be able to walk through the Magasins Généraux, a graffiti-smothered building in the northeast Parisian suburb of Pantin. Artists hail the 20,000 meter site as "the 5 Pointz of Paris"; in a city known for its formal beauty, a crumbling neon canvas stands out.<p><i>The Magasins</i> …

How to Eat Your Way Through Paris

By Carin Olsson, CNTraveler.com<p>Any local will tell you, there's nothing more Parisian than going to the market. Luckily, there are plenty of outdoor markets scattered across the French capital, and they're worth a visit even if you're not staying in Paris long enough to cook your own meal. Peruse …

12 New Rules for Riding the Paris Métro

The Paris Métro has released a “politeness manual” with 12 rules for proper behavior in the city’s underground. It's a welcome—and hilarious—guide that should make riding the subway in Paris more pleasant.<p>The Paris Métro has released a “politeness manual” with 12 rules for proper behavior in the …

Paris here we come: 14 reasons to go in 2014

Get ready for a big Parisian party: the Eiffel Tower turns 125 this year. Photo: Scott Kublin<p>We know you don’t really need another excuse to visit …

6 Surefire Ways to Keep Your Kids Happy on Vacation (in Paris) While Enjoying It Yourself

This year we spent winter break in Paris with our (for lack of a less egregious word) tweens. It could not have gone better unless I could've eaten croissants at every meal without gaining weight and performed the Tango in the Tuieleries with Armande Assante. But I digress.<p>Here are my six …

Market Scene: Bastille Market in Paris

GalleryMarket Scene: Bastille Market in Paris<p>Last month, my wife and I celebrated our anniversary in Paris, living like locals for a few weeks in an apartment in the 10th arrondissement. In Paris, where fresh produce and meat markets abound, having a kitchen and ample opportunity to cook in it make …

A STREET IN PARIS DECORATED WITH LAMP SHADES | THE STYLE FILES

So beautiful! A street in Paris (Rue de Mail) is decorated with linen lamp shades to create an illuminated archway. Initiated by Club Masters of …

Round the world with kids – what to know before you go

Fed up with the stresses and strains of a working life in London that left little time to spend with our two boys (then aged 6 and 3), my partner and I decided to do the modern equivalent of running away to join the circus: we let the apartment and took the kids travelling the world for a couple of …

Wireless Expense Management Software

Dynamic Reports<p>Reports are auto-updated with the most current data each month.<p>Swift Implementation<p>Most MobilityCentral implementations take less than …

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Recently, The Times named us one of the best 50 Travel websites in the world. Now its sister newspaper The Sunday Times put us on the Top 500 apps in …

The Best Ways to Exchange Currency Abroad

You might have experience booking hotels, planning rental car pick-ups and purchasing the cheapest flights within the United States, but when you …

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