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The 71 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Productivity apps<p><b>56. Google Keyboard</b> (free)<p><i>Better than 99%</i> …

Apps

How to Make Your Home Less Welcoming to Spiders

Spiders have plenty of benefits, but that doesn’t mean they’re always welcome guests in your home. Here are some easy ways to keep your home from …

20 Word Usage Mistakes Even Smart People Make

English vocabulary is full of pitfalls that you might not be aware of. Don't let them trip you up.<p>1. INVARIABLY<p>If something happens invariably, it …

Language

12 Isolated Spots to Escape to in BC

Lake O’Hara<p>By Roslyn Kent<p>Lake O’Hara is an unrefined gem nestled in Yoho National Park and because of its fragile state it’s not an easy destination …

Belgard Kitchen

With a bounty of cafés and restaurants offering delicious, reasonably priced brunch plates, as well as an enticing range of mid-morning cocktails, …

Breakfast

You'll Never Regret Having These 15 Travel Experiences

Doing your fair share of traveling is fun, enlightening and even quite beneficial to your mental and physical health. However, it can also be tough …

Northern Lights

Best ever showstopping cake recipes

We've chosen ten beautiful cakes that could make a showstopping centrepiece for a birthday, afternoon tea or any special occasion. Our cakes are all …

Dessert

Europe's Top 6 underrated cities

There's a reason why seasoned travellers seek out the little-known, the not-quite-as-famous or the hard-to-reach destination: They offer visitors an experience they won't find anywhere else. Alexander Besant shares his favourite underrated European cities.<p><b>ERMOUPOLI, GREECE</b><p>The administrative capital …

Italy

Believe It or Not, We Found a Replacement for Grilled Cheese

Dominique Ansel, the inventor of the Cronut, gave us the recipe to his favorite sandwich. We'll never look at grilled cheese the same way again.<p>Here's an important question that's always stumped me: <i>What is better than a grilled cheese sandwich?</i> Good news, it took me 30 years—a testament to Kraft …

Breakfast

Canadians, Here's How To Check If You Have Unclaimed Cash In Your Name

It may not be free money, but it’s the next best thing: Many Canadians are sitting on a pile of forgotten cash that’s free to claim.<p>This isn’t some …

Coffee Gear That Will Instantly Help You Brew a Better Cup

Brewing a great cup of coffee at home is fairly simple. If you have a bag of freshly roasted coffee beans and the proper brewing equipment, you can …

Chinese dumplings: delicious recipes for perfect parcels

The Dumpling Sisters pack plenty of taste into their little morsels. Here they share three delectable recipes from their new book<p>For Amy and Julie Zhang, who grew up in New Zeland, family and food have always gone hand in hand.<p>Since they were toddlers, the girls and their little brother joined …

Camping for 4 days, need to pack minimal, how to survive food-wise? - Survivalist Forum

Tweet this Post! #<b>1</b><p>06-10-2015, 11:21 PM<p>TheThreeS-kateers<p>Newbie<p>Join Date: Jun 2015<p>Posts: 10<p>Thanks: 2<p>Thanked 3 Times in 2 Posts<p><b>Camping for 4 days, need</b> …

Nutrition

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40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

National Parks

Eight Things No One Ever Teaches You About Grilling

TV's grilling expert offers barbecue techniques for how long to grill, how much to grill, and pretty much everything else you need to know for perfect meat this summer<p>TV's grilling expert offers barbecue techniques for how long to grill, how much to grill, and pretty much everything else you need …

Cooking

Why Is There A Hole In Airplane Windows?

Here’s a question you’ve probably asked at some point in your life. Most likely you’ve asked it in passing, while parked in seat 22A on a flight …

Airplanes

For a Perfect Fried Egg, Do as the Spanish Do

My humble love affair with Spanish food began with the egg. I was eight years old the first time I visited my godparents, Angel and Pilar, in …

Breakfast

Bedroom Organizers

Bedrooms are where we go to rest and relax. That can be hard to do if your clothes are strewn all over and your jewelry is tangled. Restore order while maintaining a beautiful space with our easy organizing solutions.<p>Some of your heels are works of art, so why not display them as such? Line the …

Japan

How to Navigate Tokyo, the Greatest Shopping City on Earth

Style<p>It's no secret that Tokyo is packed with cutting-edge fashion and high-design gear, but good luck finding it all without a guide. That's why whenever we go, we call up designer Steven Alan, who's been scouting the city for twenty-five years—and now he's sharing his favorite Tokyo haunts with …

Battle ramen rages as new shops open in Vancouver

Kintaro. Hokkaido Ramen Santouka. Motomachi Sho-kudo. Marutama. Menya. Benkei. Vancouver enjoys an abundance of noodle shops like these that serve …

Japan

Guide To Buying Suit Fabrics: Cloth & Thread Count Explained

Deciding what fabrics is best when it comes to buying a suit is important – and complicated. The fact of the matter is, suits symbolise …

Clothing

How NFL Player Rob Konrad Survived His 16-Hour Swim

If you had to swim 9 miles to safety, could you make it?<p>Imagine being launched from a boat and watching it motor away on autopilot, knowing that land is 9 miles away. No life vest, and no other vessels in sight. That's what former Miami Dolphins fullback Rob Konrad says happened to him—during a …

Daily Hive

While Vancouver is continuously ranked one of the best places in the world to live, the affordability of our city seems to plummet every year. With …

Real Estate

Destiny's Dark Below expansion punishes the game's most important players

<i>Destiny</i> could be defended in the past.<p>When others deemed its loot systems broken, I came up with justifications for them. When others declared the game mediocre, I explained why it was one of my favorite games of the year. I committed to this game, and mastered its arcane and counterintuitive …