Karen Stringer

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18 Summers: The Ultimate Guide to Not Wasting a Single Vacation With Your Kids

You have 18 summers with your kids before they're too cool to travel with you. Here's how to make every year count.<p>For those of us who live to travel, making sure we raise Good Global Citizens is maybe even more important than sending them to a Good College. <i>Did we just say that out loud?</i> But during …

Travel

11 Full-time Travelers Share the Shoes That Have Never Let Them Down

See the sneakers, sandals, and hiking shoes that have stood up to years of exploring.<p>Think about how many steps you take during your normal routine: …

Shoes

I Went to the Tokyo Disneyland Resort and Obsessed Over All the Merch

When I booked my trip to the Tokyo Disneyland Resort, I was excited about a number of things–all the new characters I’d get to meet, the Little Green …

Walt Disney Company

If You're Wearing an Apple Watch at Disneyland, This Cool Trick Will Blow Your Mind

Just when I thought I knew ALL the Disneyland tricks and tips, one of the park's PhotoPass photographers practically knocked my (millennial pink) mouse ears right off my head on my most recent trip with this genius hack. Before I get to the steps, you'll need to download the Disneyland app and have …

Walt Disney Company

Anthony Bourdain Inspired Us to Travel, Now Let Him Inspire Us to Be the Light

This morning I fired up my phone while it was still dark to catch up on what happened in the few hours since we went to sleep last night. I expected …

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Cancer

Travel Packing List

What to pack for a trip to France<p>Make that next trip to France (or anywhere in Europe) go as smoothly as possible. These are items that you simply …

25 Things You Need to Do When You Move Into Your New Home

Take care of these vital tasks right away to avoid headaches later.<p>The minute you walk in to your new home, your mind will be racing with to-dos. …

Cafés, Cabaret, and Monet: The 4-day Weekend in Paris

The 19 Travel Apps You’ll Want to Download for the Summer

If you’re daydreaming about basking in the summer sun, now's the time to find a deal on a summer vacation. The right apps can help you find great …

Simple and delicious gluten-free scones - Jamie Oliver | Features

The increased interest in gluten-free baking is absolutely overwhelming. Not a day goes by when I am not asked for a gluten-free recipe for a cake, …

This Is the Most Popular Ketogenic Diet Recipe on Pinterest (125,000 Saves)

The ketogenic diet has taken over in 2018, and its popularity shows no signs of fading. Pinterest's insights reflect that trend, as searches for …

15 Keto-Approved Recipes to Keep Your Weight-Loss Goals on Track

If you've recently committed to following the ketogenic diet, chances are you're doing it in an effort to lose weight. If that's the case, you'll need to make sure you choose your meals and snacks wisely, as many keto-approved recipes, while low in carbs, are high in fat. Luckily, we've got you …

Breakfast

7 Mexican Appetizers That Aren't Just Chips and Guac

Throwing a fiesta when the weather gets nicer is basically required, and since we know you've got the bowl of guac covered, here are seven other …

A Guide to the Hiking Trails of Phoenix and Scottsdale

The Valley of the Sun, by virtue of being a valley, is naturally surrounded by some of the country’s most majestic mountain-scapes. Tourists and …

If You Hate Loud Restaurants Where You Can’t Hear Anything, You Need This App

We love a fun dinner out, but we loathe the aftermath of a sore throat from all that yelling across the table just to be heard over the ambient …

Meera Sodha’s recipe for vegan chocolate, date and coffee cake

The joy of cake-baking is that it is simultaneously selfish and generous. Selfish in that a cake can be finely tuned to your exact preferences to create your perfect flavour, texture and appearance; and generous in that, by their very nature, all cakes are best when shared (unless your name is …

desserts

Roasted radishes mellow them into the perfect side dish

We're not a huge radish-eating country here in the United States, and I think that's a mistake.<p>Radishes carry in their little bodies a tremendous …

7 Meal-Prep Dressings So You No Longer Have to Eat a Sad Desk Salad

Before you eat another sad desk salad for lunch, read this. We're all for keeping salads healthy—as in, not drowning them in extra-creamy dressing, …

Healthy Eating

My Favorite Places To Visit in Kyoto During Summer

One of the most annoying parts about visiting Japan is that a lot of the traditional temples and shrines you would think are ideal for golden hour …

Tokyo guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in Japan's capital city

It’s easy to get lost in Tokyo. Home to massive skyscrapers, neon-lit signs, owl and maid cafes, anime shops, countless restaurants and karaoke bars, …

The best places for hiking near Chicago

1<p>Photograph: Courtesy CC/Wikimedia Commons/Daniel Schwen<p>Starved Rock State Park<p>Located on the south bank of the Illinois River in LaSalle County, …

Hiking

The 25 most Instagrammable places in Chicago

Our city is damn fine, and your Instagrams prove it. We perused the social media platform in search of Chicago’s top shots—from game-changing paletas …

Brain abnormalities found in 4- and 5-year-olds with ADHD, researchers say

In the first comprehensive imaging study of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in preschoolers, researchers have found evidence that structural changes in the brain are already recognizable at the age of 4.<p>“One of our big questions was thinking about an early-onset disorder and linking it to …

Autism

The 9 Travel Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew All Along

Already taking a trip or just planning your next one? These tips will help you save time, money and sanity.<p>Travel can be tricky. Did you pay too much …

Google Flights

The 50 best audiobooks of all time

If you love to read, but haven't had the time to sit down with a good book lately, consider listening to an audiobook. Today's audiobooks can be downloaded right to your phone, and make the perfect listening companion for your commute, workout, or anytime your hands are busy but your ears are …

8 Tasty Anti-Inflammatory Slow Cooker Recipes You Should Make This Month To Lose Weight

If you wake up feeling bloated, you probably consider your day over before it even began. And if that bloat lasts longer than a day, forget about …

Cooking

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …