Frances Buckle

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15 Of The Greatest Peanut Butter Recipes Ever

Sometimes creamy, sometimes crunchy, peanut butter is a constant source of joy in our kitchen, especially because it's so versatile. To prove it, we've compiled this list of 15 of the greatest PB-centric recipes of all time. (And don't worry: They're not just desserts.)<p><b>Peanut Butter Cup Fudge</b> …

Dessert

55 Movies You Have to Watch by the Time You're 30

From Casablanca to Moonrise Kingdom, the films you must see before you turn 30.<p>Whether you fancy romance, comedy, drama—or any hyphenate in-between—there are certain films that you have to see. Some are important because they make you uncomfortable, others entertain, but above all, this particular …

10 overrated tourist attractions in the US — and where to go instead

Knowing which tourist attractions are worth seeing and which aren't can help you save valuable time and leave you feeling like you saw the best of the area on a trip.<p>Inspired by this Reddit list of overrated tourist destinations, we wanted to round up some of the most disappointing tourist traps in …

National Parks

20 Of The Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.<p>Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.

China

10 simple photography rules that everyone should know

Zooms, panning shots, memory cards and more - everything you need to know about taking the perfect photograph<p>1. Don't follow the crowd<p>This is the …

Shutter Speed

How to succeed at the Three Peaks Challenge

Climbing Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in under 24 hours is no mean feat. One seasoned mountain leader reveals what to expect – and how best to …

Thailand’s lesser known islands: readers’ tips

Avoiding cliches like ‘tropical paradise’ is impossible when describing these exotic islands, adorned with palms, clear warm waters and soft sands<p><b>Winning tip:</b> <b>Koh Bulon Lae</b><p>Far to the south, near the Malaysian border, lies gorgeous Koh Bulon Lae. Tiny, without roads, it takes 15 minutes to walk …

Asia Travel

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

Literature

Do leave home without it: stuff you should never take on a trip

We've all seen these people and, inevitably, at some point we've actually <i>been</i> these people. The urge to overpack is a phenomenon most people experience in their early travel years and eventually outgrow. But some never quite make the connection between overpacking and the resulting inconvenience …

Papua New Guinea

Readers' tips: the world's best national parks

This week’s winning letter<p>Poland<p>“Seaside holiday in Poland!” exclaimed an incredulous friend on my return from Wolin National Park. But it is truly worth it, though getting there is a bit tricky.<p>After a Ryanair flight from Stansted to Szczecin, a train to Miedzyzdroje and a local bus to Swietousc, …

10 of the best ways to enjoy New York … on a budget

New York is the most expensive city in the US but our guide to cheap and even free sightseeing, ferry trips and world-class museums, plus affordable accommodation, make it possible to visit on a budget<p>Top 10 free things to do in New York<p>Take to the water<p>Despite recent stories of hapless tourists …

Greenwich Village

The Ultimate Bucket-List Travel Guide

The world’s top chefs, authors, actors and other globe-trotters—from Anne Rice to Ruth Reichl—share the places they’re dying to see before they die. Take note, then take off. Bon voyage!<p>By<p>Lauren Lipton<p><b>ROBIN ESROCK,</b> whose book “The Great Global Bucket List” will be published next year, has traveled …

Bucket Lists

Opinion: how to craft a healthy bucket list

The bucket list: rarely has a phrase been adopted so quickly in the travel world, and it had little to do with the quality of the 2007 movie of the same name.<p>The explanation for the rapid adoption is simple: we discovered a phrase for a concept every traveler knows well: compiling a list of …

Bucket Lists

5 Squat Exercises From Top Models’ Personal Trainers

Squat exercises are key for toning, so we asked top personal trainers Matt Roberts and Danielle De Wildt for detailed instructions on how to do them …

15 utterly gorgeous wedding readings (pass the tissues)

We've rounded up a beautiful and cheese-free selection of wedding readings for your big day<p>Combing through wedding readings for your big day? It’s …

Relationships

10 Insanely Gorgeous, Under-The-Radar European Destinations

The value of the dollar against the euro is the highest it has been in years, making now the perfect time to take that trip you've been meaning to plan. But instead of the usual suspects (lookin' at you, London and Paris), why not try one of these under-the-radar spots that are far less crowded but …

European Travel

NutriBullet Recipes: 5 Healthy Smoothies To give You An Instant Boost

The NutriBullet is the superfood extractor everyone's talking about, apparently even Kate Middleton is a fan. Read on for info, advice and the …

Healthy Eating

The New Vegetarian: Aubergine burgers with tomato relish

Vegetarian burgers made with caramelised grilled aubergine, teamed with a spicy tomato relish<p><b>SERVES</b><p>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 onion, peeled and finely chopped<br>• 2 tbsp rapeseed oil<br>• 500g (1lb 2oz) tomatoes, chopped<br>• 40g (1½oz) sugar<br>• 30ml (1fl oz) cider vinegar<br>• grated zest and juice of 1 lime<br>• ½ tsp paprika<br>• ½ tsp ground …

Burgers

Coffee éclairs

Choux is the easiest pastry to make – no rolling, no fitting into tins, no crumbling. Disposable icing bags are available from Lakeland.<p>SERVES<p>Makes 20 small éclairs<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the choux pastry</b><p>105g plain flour<br>• 85g butter<br>• 225ml water<br>• pinch of salt<br>• 3 eggs<p><b>For the icing</b><p>225g icing sugar, sifted<br>• 2 tbsp very …

Reduce Your Carb Count, Have A Healthier Diet: 32 Low-Carb Foods To Try

It's no secret that opting to eat low-carb foods can help you to stay healthy, and in turn, reduce your body fat. *Puts crisp packet down*<p>A study …

5 Simple Tips to Improve Your Travel Photos

en_US<p>article<p>Follow these 5 simple tips to improve your travel …

21 amazing World Heritage Sites you've probably never heard of

National Parks

Three days in the Coromandel, New Zealand – travel guide

Bake in the sands of Hot Water beach, then take in the art, stunning views and craft beer of the Coromandel peninsula<p>The Coromandel’s charms are no secret — tens of thousands flock here from the North Island’s urban centres and beyond every summer. Yet it remains just far enough from the madding …

Know Your DSLR Camera: What Do All the Controls Mean?

If you are a new DSLR owner or if you’re seriously considering moving up from a simpler camera to a DSLR, the very sight of a more complex camera …

United States

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Rhode Island

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 …

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

Learning