Maureen Yee

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Where To Stay In Paris — Neighborhood Guide

Choosing where to stay in Paris can be a little overwhelming. Each neighborhood has its own distinct vibe and quirks, so picking the best …

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Nagasaki, The City Beyond the Atomic Bomb

Changing Planet<p><b>Nagasaki, Japan</b>— Imagine you are from an ancient city with roots that go back centuries. As a proud citizen, you have a deep knowledge and respect for your local history. You know the ins and outs of your culture; the local dialects that are barely understandable in other parts of …

Japan

The 50 best US tourist attractions you've never heard of

New York has the Empire State Building, but it's also home to Letchworth State Park, unofficially known as the "Grand Canyon of the East."<p>We've rounded up the most worthwhile but lesser-known tourist attractions in every state.<p>While some of these places have a significant amount of visitors each …

These Diagrams Are Everything You Need To Decorate Your Home

Interior design cheat sheets FTW.

Home Decorating

FREE Printable 2015 Calendar!

<b>Psssssttt… you can find a free printable 2016 calendar here and a free printable 2017 calendar here!</b><p>Before I was a blogger, I worked at a bank. I …

7 Bucket List Sights You Didn't Know You Could Cruise To

"<p>A cruise can take you to inland wonders, too, including the Great Wall of China. - Photo by Simon Harris / eStockPhoto<p>Cruises are a great way to tick boxes off your bucket list. You can get to some of the world's most historic and significant places, including lots of UNESCO World Heritage sites, …

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Vintage Shoulder Dust Covers

Press all your cut pieces so they are nice and flat.<p>Place one lining piece right sides together with each exterior piece. Pin together along the …

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If curves and corners on your sewing project end up a bumpy, lumpy, rounded mess, check out this post from Liz from Simple Simon & Co. She tells how …

Tutorial: Sew a reusable grocery bag

Rachel from Holy Craft shows you can make a reusable grocery sack. She used smart fab, a non woven material that is an alternative to paper and …

5 Simple Tips to Improve Your Sewing

What would you say if I told you my best sewing tips are some of the simplest? Today I’m sharing five simple techniques and tricks that will …

10 Essential Sewing Tools

Shares 108<p>After sewing avidly for a number of years, I have found myself reaching again and again for the same essential tools that make any sewing …

10 of the Most Striking Spots in Hawaii

Discover our favorite activities in the Aloha State.<p>There are iconic spots in Hawaii that first-time visitors need to see to believe, but there are also the lesser known gems that the locals know are just as worthy of your time–especially on that second or third return trip. For a mix of both, add …

Jurassic Park

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Hawaiian Island-hopping at Its Finest

Mapping out my first Hawaiian vacation was both a thrilling and challenging experience. With just about 10 days to explore our 50th state, I wanted to ensure I made the most of my time on the islands after the arduous trek from New York City (nearly 11 hours). After polling good friends and fellow …

Hidden Honolulu: step away from the crowds in Hawaii's capital

Heading for Honolulu? Then you’re probably going to spend time in Waikiki. For many people, the popular beachfront district is all they see of the Hawaiian capital. However, there’s more to the city than tourist-thronged streets and beaches. When you feel like a break from the crowds, take time to …

Playover on Oahu

Last month, Hawaiian Airlines kicked off non-stop service three times per week between Honolulu and Beijing. If you're planning on visiting China, it's worth a 24- to 36-hour pit stop in the Aloha State for some fun in the sun. <b>Jetsetter.com</b> shows you how to turn that layover into a playover on the …

Top 10 experiences on Hawaii's Big Island

Island fever may happen elsewhere, but it's almost unheard of on Hawai'i. The aptly named Big Island is fantastically diverse, with miles of highways and - better yet - byways to explore. From age-old fishing villages to modern mega resorts, from snow-capped peaks to sandy beaches, you'll …

Love Road Trips? 8 Stunning USA Self-Drive Tours and Adventures

The 10 Best Beaches In America

Lucky for those of us with spring fever, TripAdvisor just released its latest list of the best beaches across the nation through their Travelers' Choice Beaches Award s.<p>It officially seems like the time to campaign for that trip to Hawaii, as it nabbed seven of the top ten spots. Florida and South …

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How To Clean Your Microwave Naturally with Just a Lemon

Have a messy microwave? Want to get it clean with minimal work? Not only is it possible to get a squeaky-clean microwave without using harsh …

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Supersized natural wonders of US National Parks

Superlative natural wonders appear wherever you turn in the USA's national parks. Whether you're working on your bucket list - 'Climb North America's highest mountain!' - or just wanting to hug the world's largest living tree, you can explore nature's extreme outer limits at these record-setting US …

America's legendary drives

With over four million miles of highway, the USA offers more road trips than anyone could tackle in one lifetime. Whether you’re itching to peek into Wild West history, or just longing for a big ol’ soulful dose of nature’s vistas, you’ll find them along America’s backroads and byways. Here are our …

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Life After Retirement - What Do I Do Now?

Retirement wasn’t working for Dwayne. A deliberate, thoughtful man, Dwayne spent 25 years with a Fortune 500 company rising through the ranks to Company Vice President of Logistics. When he retired, Dwayne expected to fall easily into a life of leisure – rising late, doing what he wanted when he …

Ready To Cut The Cable TV Cord? Here's How To Do It

In the face of rising prices, poor customer service and ever more frequent blackouts over fee disputes, many consumers yearn for a way out of the grip of their cable TV subscription. Though companies such as Google, Intel, Sony and Apple are all working on Internet-delivery TV platforms, none have …

Rick's Consumer Report on a Wi-Fi Hotspot Rental

Perhaps you've noticed how regularly I've been posting to my Facebook page. Part of the reason is this year I've had the luxury of my own portable Wi-Fi hotspot device. (Telecom Square gave me one to use for my travels this season, and I'm flying to Israel with one next week.) Here's my take on the …

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Day 5: Restock Ingredients

<b>Day 5:</b> Friday, October 4 <b><br>Assignment:</b> Restock Ingredients<p>Let's reflect: your refrigerator and freezer have no moldy food and both are completely clean, …

Kitchens

Day 4: Deep Clean

<b>Day 4:</b> Thursday, October 3 <b><br>Assignment:</b> Deep clean every part of your kitchen<p>Here is one of my favorite tasks. I know, some people think I'm crazy, but …

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