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The 12 Biggest Travel Mistakes You Think You’re Too Smart to Make

If you think you know all the tips and tricks to avoid a travel snafu, think again—even the smartest travelers can lose valuables thanks to an unexpected checked bag, or have a passport mishap at the last minute. Read on for how to avoid those traps, as well as other common mistakes that even the …

What Not to Do When a Snowstorm Threatens to Cancel Your Flight

By Billie Cohen, CNTraveler.com<p><i>Boston's Logan Airport, shown here during a 2010 snowstorm (Photo: Boston Globe via Getty).</i><p>Everyone is freaking out about the northeast's supposed snowpocalypse. And whether the accumulation is more or less than predicted, flights are likely to be affected. We …

12 Fab Hotel Deals: Black Friday Through Cyber Tuesday

(photo: Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort)<p>Attention, vacation shoppers! The post-Thanksgiving shopping days aren't just for scoring deals on holiday gifts. They're also a prime time to land a fabulously low price on your next family trip, whether you'd like an island getaway, city break, or …

Brandon Stanton Captures 'Humans of New York' (Photos)

On the Street<p>See photos from photographer Brandon Stanton's new book capturing the characters that make up the teeming streets of New York.<p>10.16.13 …

Ratatouille With Fried Eggs Recipe

<b>Read more: Sunday Brunch: Ratatouille With Fried Eggs</b><p>Ingredients1 medium-small eggplant, cut into 1/2-inch cubes (about 2 cups_1/2 cup olive oil, divided1 small onion, finely chopped (about 3/4 cup)4 medium garlic cloves finely chopped (about 4 teaspoons)1 red bell pepper, chopped (about 1 cup)1 …

Herb-Roasted Chicken with Lemon and Sage

A simple herb-roasted chicken with lemon and sage, courtesy of Eric and Bruce Bromberg's Blue Ribbon Cookbook. See the book review and interview with the Bromberg brothers.<p><i>We hit upon our favorite recipe a few summers back, when we helped out a buddy with his annual Labor Day pig roast in</i> …

Cooking

How to Stop Suffering

A few months ago I delivered a TEDx talk in Hoboken. TEDx is the local version of the TED talks that are given annually in Long Beach, Calif. and that feature some of the most interesting people in the world talking about "ideas worth spreading." You can find a video recoding of my talk at …

Time Out Tip Of The Day: September 17, 2013

Need a time out? You're in luck. In honor of Bliss' Triple Oxygen Month, HuffPost's GPS for the Soul has teamed up with Bliss spa experts to provide the best tips to take a rejuvenating time out each and every day for the month of September. We want to help you make the next 30 days a time of …

Ricotta Cake with Fresh Berries

4.5<p>4.5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 6 to 8 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>15 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>45 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour<p>A light ricotta cake topped with macerated …

Heart-Pumping Yoga

Burn major calories with this vinyasa flow yoga routine<p>Cardio Yoga<p>Vinyasa flow is specifically designed to build heat and keep your heart rate up with a series of demanding standing poses, twists, and inversions held for long periods. I've burned up to 400 calories during a 90-minute class! And the …

15 Minute Kettlebells Workout

Earn a balanced—and bangin'—physique with this killer kettlebells workout<p>No disrespect, dumbbells—you're great and we heart you—but the kettlebell is kind of stealing our adoration. To be honest, this isn't a new crush: We've always been fond of the kettlebell's shape, which creates an uneven …

Top 9 Day Trips and Excursions Near Cancun

The Riviera Maya and the vibrant tourist city of Cancún have been top summertime destinations for American travelers for years, not surprising given the region's spectacular history, landscapes, cuisine, and nightlife. And while the Riviera Maya is often considered an inexpensive hub for those …

DIY Dinosaur Bag

There are a bunch of fun DIY dinosaur projects going around these days and this one by Studs and Buttonholes really takes the cake.

50 Ways To Cook Chicken

Try one of these easy chicken recipes and turn into one badass mother clucker<p>proteintoned abs <i>Larry King Live.</i> <i>WH</i> quick recipes<p><b>Wok This Way</b> <b><br>THE BASICS</b> nonstick skillet or wok<p><b>1. Bell Pepper Mix</b><p><b>2. Veggie Blend</b><p><b>3. Asparagus & Cashew</b><p><b>4. Sweet Lemon</b><p><b>5. Asian Broccoli</b><p><b>6. Hoisin Snow Peas</b><p><b>TIP</b><p><b>Get Baked</b> <b><br>THE</b> …

3 Detoxing Mocktail Recipes From Fig & Olive

Fig & Olive Melrose Place—a French Riviera-inspired restaurant in West Hollywood—has just debuted these yummy new spa-inspired mocktails, which are perfect refreshments for those summer days when you don't feel like going the alcohol-infused cocktail route.<p>And what's especially cool about these …

How's Your Sex Life?

I'm about to bring up a subject matter that is still in this day and age considered taboo. Even to audiences of 18 and over. Ready? Here it is. I want to talk to you about your <i>sex life</i> and how to make it better. It starts with opening your mouth. I'm talking about <i>communication</i>.<p>Are you in a …

Knot Stud Earrings from Jewelry Wire

Shares 2K<p>Today we’re going to make a really simple pair of knot stud earrings!<p>The more I get into something, like, say making jewelry, the more I …

Leaf-Imprinted Clay Necklace

I love trees, which you frequent readers already know. Nature is so beautiful. I was thinking over the weekend about some nature-inspired jewelry, …

Tiny countries that pack a big punch

Size isn't everything. Here are ten of the smallest countries in the world. Some of them are rarely visited, except by travellers collecting visa stamps. Most are islands, often far flung. Their wealth varies, from nearly the highest per capita GDP to nearly the lowest, but all still manage to …

European Travel

Canada Is Slowly But Surely Shifting To Totalitarianism

<b>A Commentary by Mark Taliano</b><p>Totalitarianism, aligned as it is with “rule by corporations”, is something that happens in incremental steps over time. …

Hungry Planet: What the World Eats - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/gallery/2013/may/06/hungry-planet-what-world-eats<p>720<p>Californian photographer Peter Menzel visited 24 …

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the 10 Best National Geographic Photos of 2009

National Geographic photographers snapped over 1 million images over the course of 2009. Only about 1000 of those photos were selected and published …

A Traveler's Guide to Packing: Less Is More

With the anticipation of every trip comes the stress of packing for that trip. If ever a saying were true, it's this one: Less is more. If you've read my book, <i>A Traveler's Passport to Etiquette</i>, you'll know the No. 1 rule for packing is to pack lightly so you can make room for your purchases or …

The Mediterranean's 10 Best Hidden Beaches

Ahhh, the Mediterranean... With its picturesque villages, laid-back lifestyle and world-famous cuisine, it's no wonder that the region has been a go-to destination for summertime travelers for years. As often happens, however, the popularity has come with a price, with once-sleepy fishing villages …

Africa's Rift Valley from above – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2013/apr/19/africa-rift-valley-kenya-ethiopia-in-pictures<p>720<p>German photographer Michael Poliza travelled by …

How To Make a Beautiful iPhone Case Using Real Pressed Flowers

Heaven knows as the Tech Editor I see more iPhone cases than anyone should be exposed to throughout the year. Cases have become so common, it's all …

Wheatgrass In Painted Pots DIY

Every spring I love growing pots of wheatgrass to give as gifts and just to have around the house for springtime. My sister Design Mom actually …