Alex Layyous

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The Crispiest, Juiciest, 30-Minute Roast Chicken

Think a succulent roast chicken has to be reserved for lazy Sundays? Think again. I came up with the fastest, easiest, juiciest roast chicken and …

Cooking

Top ten places to eat fried chicken in Atlanta

We count down the most crispy, juicy, mouth-watering morsels in the city.<p><b>1. Busy Bee Cafe</b><br>The fried chicken at this West End mainstay, in operation …

10 Reasons the Rich use Life Insurance to Create Wealth

Just a few short years ago, I was staunchly opposed to whole life insurance, because that’s what I was taught by national “gurus” 25 years ago. I …

The Classic French Dish That's Perfect for Snowy Days

In the south of France is the historical Languedoc region, home to vineyards, rolling mountains dotted with cliffs (and sheep), and one of the most comforting dishes in the world.<p>A cassoulet, traditionally made with white beans and some sort of sausage, is covered and cooked <i>slowly</i> so that all of …

Opinion: These two indicators are telling you to buy stocks

If you’re holding off on buying stocks because “everyone knows” September and October can be terrible months that often bring trouble, you might be …

Investing

Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

Cooking

Byblos Brims With Culture, History and Life

Warming up to Cuba may have become fashionable in certain U.S. circles but Cuban artists and music have long attracted Lebanese aficionados to hot salsa dances and infectious percussion rhythms.<p>Legendary octogenarian diva Omara Portuondo and the Buena Vista Social Club musicians added that magical …

Ancient History

National Geographic Travel

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #21

Human Journey<p><b>“The question is not what you look at, but what you see.” Henry David Thoreau</b><p>A good friend once told me that wildlife photography makes him sad. He explained that when he sees images of the wild creatures and unspoiled places his heart aches too deeply at the thought of what he …

12 Great Georgia Hikes

Georgia’s landscape has everything from the rugged Appalachians to granite monadnocks and shady creekside trails. We whittled it down to 12 great …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Exercise 1 Basic Workout: Plank<p>Starting at the top of a pushup position, bend your elbows and lower yourself down until you can shift your weight from your hands to your forearms. Your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs (imagine someone is about to punch you in the gut) and hold for …