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These are first 7 Alexa skills you should enable

After you take the time to set up your new Alexa speaker, explore some of its topical features, and find other ways it can help you through the day, digging into third-party skills is the next logical step.<p>But the world of Alexa skills can be daunting. There are so many to choose from, it can be …

Smart Homes

Combat the pain of sitting at a desk all. day. long. with simple hip-opening stretches

How many of you have been here before? You manage to squeeze in that 6 a.m. pre-work fitness class (major props BTW) and you’re feeling great and …

Workouts

7 Brilliant Mental Tips To Prevent You From Overreacting In Any Situation

When something happens that gets your blood boiling, it's hard not to give in to your first instinct and react emotionally — but nothing feels worse …

Self-help

7 adorable French villages that will make you skip Paris completely

Everyone should see Paris at least once in his or her life, but as French tourism goes, it’s only the beginning. One of the cardinal sins of travel …

France

Rhine or Danube? Pick a Christmas market cruise to suit your budget

The heartland of Christmas markets – a highlight of mainland Europe’s winter calendar – lies in Germany and Austria. A river cruise is a fantastic way to soak up the yuletide atmosphere and as vessels moor in town centres you never have far to walk back with your shopping. Here’s a selection of …

European Travel

18 Foolproof Ina Garten Recipes

When planning a dinner party, we often think, what would Ina do (WWID)? The consummate hostess, Ina Garten makes entertaining look easy, and her recipes have yet to fail us. We've rounded up 18 of her most tempting options, including a chocolate layer cake, retro-fabulous cheese straws, …

Cooking

This Easy In-Shower Swap Will Give You Your Smoothest Skin Ever

Consider your body wash passé: Cleansing body oils are the next step in beauty’s great oil takeover. Just like oils made for the face, these slick …

21 Documentaries To Watch If You're Bored Right Now

Docu-ME-TIME-aries, amirite?

Entertainment

Every Tourist in Madrid Makes the Same 12 Mistakes

We’ve all committed major tourist errors in some way or another — especially when traveling abroad and immersing ourselves in a new culture or …

War

This 2-Minute Facial Massage Technique Literally Changed the Shape of My Face

The best facial of my life involved no extractions. There were no lasers, no microdermabrasion machines, and no high-tech tools or showy face masks. …

Skin Care

8 Quick, Low-Calorie Fish Recipes to Make on Repeat

There are three nonnegotiables we look for when it comes to sourcing weekday dinners we'd actually want to make ourselves: 1. It needs to be quick …

Cooking

The Best Skin-Care Products for Redness and Rosacea, According to Dermatologists

Dealing with red, reactive skin and rosacea – a chronic condition where skin is overly sensitive, often with visible blood vessels and raised bumps …

Skin Care

Portugal Off The Beaten Path: The Algarve and The Azores

Portugal, as I’ve shared over the last few weeks, is an incredible up-and-coming European destination. Lisbon and Porto are both vibrant, fun cities …

European Travel

5 European cities where you can retire on less than $35,000 a year

Retiring in Europe is a dream within the grasp of American couples picking up two Social Security checks per month.<p>A recent survey found five European cities where life is affordable for a couple living off an average income of $33,696 — a minimum annual salary calculated using the average Social …

Social Security

The 52 Places Traveler: Feeling Like an Insider, Finally, in Spain

<i>Our columnist, Jada Yuan, is visiting each destination on our</i> <i>52 Places to Go in 2018 list</i><i>. This dispatch brings her to two stops in Spain — Seville, which took the</i> <i>No. 19 spot</i> <i>on the list, and Ribera del Duero, which was</i> <i>No. 48</i><i>; they are the 28th and 29th stops on Jada’s itinerary.</i><p>All it took was …

Wineries

10 Luxury Campsites for People Who Love the Outdoors — But Not Everything That Comes With It

For some people, camping means roughing it. Bringing as little as possible, maybe just a backpack, and sleeping on the ground in a small tent or …

Glamping

Yale’s beloved happiness class is now on the internet for free

Happiness, they say, is infectious. Perhaps that is why the most popular course ever to be taught at Yale University—this semester enrolling 1,200 students, or a quarter of the undergraduate student body—is one titled “Psychology and the Good Life.”<p>PSYC 157, or “Laurie Santos’ happiness class” as …

Happiness

The $90 LED Light That Destroys Shower Mold For Good

A few months ago, we wrote about a mind-blowing bacteria-killing under-cabinet light, and it changed the cleaning game forever. And now, the brand …

Fungi

WTF is FasciaYoga? I tried it to find out

As a person who can’t touch my toes, the idea of getting on a yoga mat alongside my much-bendier peers never felt feasible. But, in the name of …

Yoga

No Botox involved! The ingenious beauty invention praised by Shark Tank and Khloe Kardashian that promises to eradicate wrinkles - and it's just $42

Australian inventor Gabrielle Requena might have just stumbled on the magical cure-all for wrinkles - and she did it in her sleep.<p>She was tired of …

Skin Care

10 train routes in Europe that are faster than flying

While Europe doesn’t have the caliber of high-speed trains that Asia is known for, the continent certainly has better train travel than the U.S. Train routes in Europe are often affordable and easy, especially when traveling within the Schengen zone. Train travel has plenty of advantages over …

Media Management

9 underrated European cities that will help you beat the crowds

When most people think of traveling to Europe, cultural capitals like London, Paris, and Rome come to mind.<p>But these well-known cities have been attracting international tourists for decades. This has caused prices of accommodation and entertainment to go up. And the proliferation of out-of-towners …

European Travel

These Viral "DNA Braids" Are Perfect for Science-Obsessed Beauty Lovers

While actual scientists work to solve the mysteries of our universe, we beauty lovers are here trying to decipher Instagram's latest hair trend, DNA braids. Yup, braid-savvy stylists on Instagram are recreating that twisty, turny, double helix structure and it's definitely caught our attention.<p>DNA …

Hairstyling

13 New Movies & Shows On Netflix This Week, Including The Return Of A Favorite TV Series

Another week, another crop of movies and shows releasing on Netflix. For the week of July 23 through July 29, the streaming service is continuing its …

Entertainment

The Best Way to See France Is Floating Down Rural Rivers and Hidden Canals on a Luxury Barge

The latest river barges from Belmond Afloat have outdoor swimming pools, private chefs, and more.<p>Who says barges can't be luxurious?<p>Belmond Afloat in …

Can You Hypnotize Yourself? Yes, And Here’s How

When you hear the word “hypnosis,” you might picture a hypnotist manipulating someone into quacking like a duck or barking like a dog onstage. But …

515 Travel Experts (Including Me) Choose The World's 50 Best Journeys: Do You Agree?

What resulted is a collection of the top 50 trips every traveler can aspire to in their lifetime, a guide to diverse and dynamic adventures and activities in some of the most stunning and culturally-rich lands on the planet.<p>As you read, you’ll be tempted to experience massive icebergs in …

National Parks

20 Easy-To-Miss Signs You’re In Love With The Wrong Person

For the most part, you can't really choose who you happen to fall in love with. You can definitely choose what you want to do with those feelings, …

Tokyo's spectacular digital art museum makes visitors part of the art

An innovative and quite incredible new attraction has opened its doors in Tokyo, with the Mori Building in the Japanese capital hosting what is …

I've Been to Italy 12 Times—These Spots Are Straight Out of a Fairy Tale

You'd be forgiven for thinking Natalie Obradovich is permanently on vacation. The blonde perennially tanned travel photographer seems to spend more …

Italy