Natalie Torkelson

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Top 10 day trips out of Barcelona

You could spend weeks in Barcelona and never run out of places to see, things to do, food to try and bars to hop.<p>But for a taste of Catalan life beyond the metropolis – or simply for a change of pace – you can choose between mountains, beaches and pretty little towns, all just a short ride …

8 Places With Always-Perfect Weather

<i>By Kelsie Ozamiz for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Think of all the things you'd talk about if you went to a place where weather was never the topic of conversation.<p>San Diego<p><b>San Diego</b><p>Let's get this one out of the way. San Diego is the textbook example of beautiful year-round climate. It's never too hot and …

El Paso

32 Healthier Ways to Eat Tacos Every Day

Tacos have gone from unappetizing fast-food to a Tuesday-night staple and gourmet food truck fare. Filled with meat or veggies, stuffed inside a soft …

The Hard-to-Hear Advice Every 20-Something Needs

You Might Like{{displayTitle}}<p>Let’s be honest: Your 20s are a weird time. After teenage years spent in angst over the lack of freedom that comes with …

36 Healthy Muffin Recipes That Aren't Just Cupcakes Without Icing

Cupcakes are great (OK, they’re amazing), but we’re having a muffin moment. These light, fluffy handhelds are perfect any time of day—even for dinner …

9 Festive Champagne Cocktails That Won't Give You a Nasty Hangover

Whether celebrating the New Year, a new job, or catching up with friends (new and old), champagne just makes everything feel more like a special …

Audio Mixing

The Ultimate Guide to Totally Nailing Every One of Your Resolutions

No matter how you feel about resolutions, chances are most of us are looking to kick off 2016 on a good note. To help you get started, we've compiled …

26 Healthy and Portable Mason Jar Meals

Only a few years ago, mason jars were pretty much strictly for canning. Now, most likely thanks to social media, they’re as trendy as green juice and …

Healthy Eating

34 Ways to Bust a Bad Mood in 10 Minutes or Less

Bad days happen. A bombed job interview, a broken coffee machine (when you <i>really</i> need coffee), stepping in dog poop on the way to a date—we know, …

The 22 Healthiest Pinterest Boards You Should Be Following

Once upon a time there were cookbooks. And then came the Internet, and with it recipe-laden sites like Epicurious and Allrecipes. Suddenly, the need …

Healthy Eating

We Asked 25 Experts for the One Piece of Advice That’s Changed Their Life the Most

Fitness, nutrition, and health pros dish out tips all the time on how to live better. And we appreciate all of it (and share it too!), but we wanted …

New York University

27 Breakfast Quinoa Recipes That’ll Make You Forget All About Oatmeal

Cold mornings call for a warm, hearty, flavorful breakfast. But sometimes oats can feel too heavy, waffles too time-intensive, and scrambled eggs …

Recipes

31 Alternative Noodle Recipes That Pasta Fanatics Will Love

Noodles make whipping up a quick meal easy and tasty—they require virtually no <i>Iron Chef America</i> skills since it’s just boil water, cook pasta, drain, …

First time Mardi Gras: top tips for New Orleans' biggest party

When that first strand of beads hits you in the head, you know you've arrived at Mardi Gras. Garish floats, masked strangers, marching bands, throngs of revelers invading your space... For newcomers, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the madness. But that first string of low-flying beads? Consider …

Mardi Gras

Reading the revolution: books to look out for in 2015

Elections, empires and the "extreme present" in culture editor Tom Gatti's guide to the coming literary year.<p>Last year 85 per cent of Scots turned …

Buying Guides

Buying Guides

Buying Guides

15 Fitness Habits You Need to Establish In Your 20s

Your future self will thank you

12 Dating Tips That Will Transform Your Love Life

Take notes, ladies.

The Eyeliner Trick That Will Completely Transform Your Look

You won't believe your eyes.<p>Women's Health <i>recently announced our 2014 Beauty Award-winning products. Now we're partnering with the social beauty platform Preen.Me to source the most gorgeous makeup looks created with them.</i><p>It's no secret that eyeliner can turn tired eyes into your most flattering …

The Playlist That'll Help You Get More Out of Your Gym Time

This mix from AYC Health & Fitness will keep you pumped throughout your entire sweat session.<p><i>Every week, Your New Favorite Playlist introduces you to workout-worthy tunes from a different fitness brand. This week, AYC Health & Fitness shares one of its go-to playlists.</i><p>When AYC Health & Fitness …

5 Life Moves You Should Never Try to Plan Out

Step away from the rigid timeline. Seriously.<p>Chances are, there's some woman in your life who's a hardcore timeline keeper (or hey, maybe it's you). She's the one who seems to have her <i>whoooole</i> life mapped out already: ring by 27, promotion by 30, baby numero uno by 31...and the list goes on. But …

Secret O’ahu: sights only the locals know about

Most people think of O’ahu strictly as a beach vacation interspersed with hiking and awash with cocktails. But what they don't realise is that there is a lot going on that has nothing to do with the island’s sandy beaches, flip-flopped feet, or the big, sugary, impossibly coloured drinks of …

Barcelona's top museums and galleries

<i>This highlighted list of museums and galleries is taken from Lonely Planet's city guide to</i> <i>Barcelona</i><i>.</i><p>GALLERIES<p>CaixaForum<p><i>Image of CaixaForum by</i> <i>montuno</i><br>Housed in a former Modernista factory, an outstanding brick caprice by Josep Puig i Cadafalch, this extensive private collection of contemporary art is …