Michele Mansanares

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Choosing to Live My Best Life

My life has been transformed. Completely and utterly turned on its head, and it is amazing. I go to bed like a child on Christmas Eve because I am so excited to begin another day. What could be better than that?<p>I'm bursting with enthusiasm, energy and a desire to share what has happened to me, …

Positive Thinking

Barbara Colby, wife of CIA spymaster, dies

Barbara H. Colby once recalled turning on the washing machine to muffle her husband’s conversations. She accompanied him on a road trip in Scandinavia, purportedly to visit castles but in fact so that he could supply anti-communist operatives with radio devices hidden in the car’s trunk. In Saigon, …

Ho Chi Minh City

Extension Tubes: An Affordable Intro to Macro Photography

There are two ways to approach nearly every situation in life: dive in headfirst or get your feet wet before jumping in. This applies to photography, …

Macro Photography

Pedophile Sentenced to 25 Years After Being Beaten By Child's Father

A man who was severely beaten by the father of a young boy he was allegedly molesting will spend the next 25 years behind bars.<p>Raymond Frolander, who …

Cheers to Chili: Wine Pairings for Big-Game Foods

Jill Chen<p>Beer and football go together like Clydesdales and puppies, but what is the right drink if you prefer stemware to steins?<p>Bryan Jones, …

Cooking

How To Get Paid To Play With Lego All Day

Have a passion for bricks and a willingness to really get inside your work.<p>David Fautley has what has to be one of the best jobs around: He plays with Lego for a living. As a modeler at England’s Legoland Windsor, he designs and assembles the Lego models set up all around the park, from a …

Lego