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Top 7 Hiking Trails In America’s West

1. Grinnell Glacier: Glacier National Park, MT<p>They don’t call Glacier National Park the ‘Crown of the Continent’ for nothing. It’s a hiker’s …

Japan’s biggest bestseller is a philosophy book on “The Courage to be Disliked”

When I visited Japan last November, I asked a few people whether everyone was as obsessed with Marie Kondo, the Japanese guru who inspires millions with her treatise on the magic of tidying up, as Americans were. Sure, they said. They knew about Kondo. But the real phenomenon, they told me, was a …

Psychology

The Perfect Northern California Road Trip Itinerary

If you are on the hunt for the perfect Northern California road trip itinerary, we have got you covered. Northern California is hugely diverse and …

The Best Overwater Bungalows in the World

1 of 14<p>Four Seasons Resort in Bora Bora<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Song Saa in Cambodia<p>3 of 14<p>Rosewood Mayakobá in the Riviera Maya<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Cocoa …

The 20 Best Pizzerias in Rome

The Italian capital takes its pizza fixation very seriously<p>When Americans think of “real Italian” pizza, they’re probably imagining Neapolitan pies — round and soft with a charred, bubbly crust. Romans, however, eat just as much pizza as their neighbors from the South, but in two completely …

Italy

15 Incredible Swimming Holes in Northern California

There are so many great rivers, lakes, and ponds to escape to in Northern California, but these hidden gems stand out beyond the rest.<p>Jump from …

10 of Our Most Popular Tofu Recipes

I like to slot several meat-free dinners into my meal plan each week, and it's always a given that tofu will be the star of at least one of them. …

25 No-Fail Paint Colors, Picked by Interior Designers

The best Mediterranean islands to hole up on in April

Travel, as you appreciate, is all about timing. July and August, the peak holiday months, are far from ideal for enjoying Venice (absurdly crowded), …

The 8 Genius Hacks You Need to Know Before Visiting Harry Potter World

Don't leave for your trip to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter without these tips.<p>Cast secret spells<p>While there are 16 spells mapped out in Diagon …

15 Of Our Favorite Mini Dessert Recipes

What is better than dessert? Miniature desserts! Perfect for parties, these adorable, delectable desserts make great bite-sized finger foods that can …

Dessert

We Tried 19 Vegan Cheeses—Here Are the Ones Worth Buying

We found some pretty tasty products and lived to tell the tale.<p>Vegan cheese has a reputation for being notoriously bad. In the earlier days of the …

Cream Cheese

18 science fiction and fantasy books to read this January

Start off your year with a good book (or two)<p>It’s a brand new year, and that means that it’s time to dust off the reading list and take a look at what’s coming ahead.<p>In the last days of 2017, I finally found some time to catch up on Brian K. Vaughn and FIonna Staples’s brilliant comic <i>Saga</i>. I’ve …

12 books Bill Gates, Richard Branson, and other moguls think everyone should read

Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates reportedly reads 50 books a year. Oprah Winfrey has called reading "her personal path to freedom."<p>Gates and Winfrey, along with a number of other successful people, have made book recommendations over the years. Here are some of the titles that could help mold the …

10 Showstopping Desserts to Bring to Friendsgiving

When it comes to Friendsgiving, desserts like classic apple and pumpkin pie are just the tip of the iceberg. And in fact I'd argue that these pies, …

My Last Movie List. 50 More of My Favorite Films in My Collection That I Always Recommend. Enjoy!

House of Sand and Fog (2003) Stars - Jennifer Connelly, Ben Kingsley, Ron Eldard When a depressed, broken woman gets abandoned, she is wrongfully …

50 of My Favorite Films in My Collection That I Always Recommend. Enjoy!

Pandorum (2009) Stars - Ben Foster, Dennis Quaid A flight crew awakens from cryosleep aboard a ship with no memory of what happened as nothing works …

50 More of My Favorite Films in My Collection That I Always Recommend. Enjoy!

Requiem for a Dream (2000) Stars - Jared Leto, Ellen Burstyn, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans 4 people spiral further and further into their own …

6 New Movies You Might Not Have Heard About, But Won't Want To Miss

Angelina Jolie's new movie, Harry Dean Stanton's last one, and docs about free clinics, rats, and a family's encounter with violence.<p><i>Brad's Status</i> is a portrait of white middle-class male anxiety that's so dead-on, it's actually excruciating to watch. That might sound like a strange sort of …

This Creamy Mushroom Chicken Is a One-Skillet Wonder

Want to end your Monday on a high note? Make this creamy balsamic mushroom chicken. It's a 30-minute, one-skillet meal with crispy bacon as a star …

Should Retirees Really Try To Live Off Of The Dividend Income?

Many retirees express the desire to "live off of the income". They want to create a portfolio that provides enough income and income growth to fund …

Apple Oatmeal Breakfast Bread

Apples, oats and cinnamon make this moist bread a healthy choice for breakfast on the go.<p>Many people know that a bowl of oatmeal is one healthy way …

Breakfast

Parmesan Crusted Brussels Sprouts : GifRecipes

Brussels Sprouts

Good books to read.

Favorite trilogy. Very dark.<p>Same world as broken empire but not so dark.<p>Different world from broken empire and only 1 book released so far.<p>Newest …

7 Easy AF Dinners You Should Make This Week

Effort level: bare minimum.

15 Shows You Always Scroll Past That You Should Sit And Watch

Just watch these dang shows!

I travel the world for 3 months of the year — here are my 10 best tips to make trips less expensive

While we enjoyed a comfortable lifestyle, our lives felt hurried. If we weren't at work, we were getting ready for work, doing chores or taking care of our kids. We only had 15 vacation days to burn each year — not nearly enough to account for sick days and to travel the way we wanted.<p>Fast forward …

These four trains can carry you from coast to coast, where the final prize awaits: the vast beauty of the West

On the morning of Aug. 12, my wife, Laurel, and I were in New York City's Penn Station awaiting Amtrak's Northeast Regional No. 141 to take us to Washington, D.C.<p>This would be the first leg of a 3,447-mile, four-train odyssey to Seattle — in the other Washington — and it would offer a window into …

Why You Should Start Planning Your Trip to the San Juan Islands Now (Plus 7 Amazing Vacation Rentals)

Summer may be winding down, but the San Juan Islands are just about to hit their sweet spot.<p>A mecca for whale watching, wine tasting, hiking, and …

Pacific Northwest

11 Healthier Football Snacks to Bring to Your Game-Day Shindig

If there's one thing I love about football season, it's all of the game-day festivities that go along with it—truth be told, the game itself just …

Cooking