Rachael Ensling

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Alice in Wonderland’s hidden messages

Is Lewis Carroll’s tale really about sex, drugs, and colonialism? Some say yes. Others argue it’s about eating disorders or the Wars of the Roses. Hephzibah Anderson takes a look.<p>To fully experience what it means to vanish down a rabbit hole, just ask the internet about hidden messages in the book …

Literature

Meet the Artist Mining The Internet's Fears

An interview with the illustrator behind the new book Deep Dark Fears

Internet

15 gorgeous pictures of Finland that were taken when everyone else is asleep

His love of photographing the stars has led to a unique collection of images that capture the country's beauty at nighttime and in the early hours of the dawn.<p>For Lagerstedt, the initial inspiration came while driving to his relative's cabin and witnessing the combination of sunshine and fog rising …

Finland

Day Trips From Rome

By College Tourist; Author: Sydney Alonso, University of Central Florida<p>The only thing that might be better than the Eternal City is the array of picturesque towns that are just a few hours away.<p>While Italy's big cities do offer tourists a taste of Italian culture, they are often over saturated …

15 Bee-utiful Pictures Of Bees

A new book highlights the diversity of these fuzzy pollinators<p>If you read science news, you've probably heard a lot about the plight of the honey bee. These pollinators are responsible for producing a huge portion of the fruits and vegetables that we eat, including apples, berries, almonds, and …

Nature

15 Must-Try Recipes for 2015

Kick off 2015 with our 15 must-try recipes! Here at MyFitnessPal our resolution is to help you achieve a healthier you, and we’re hoping you do so …

7 Ways to Make Grain-Free Wraps and Tortillas in Your Kitchen

Interested in learning how to make grain-free wraps and tortillas at home? Trying to find the best vegan grain-free or gluten-free tortilla and wrap …

10 Ways to Cook Chicken Thighs

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Chicken thighs were made for low-stress weeknight meals.</i><p>When we think of easy weeknight chicken dinners, we tend to think of boneless -- often skinless -- chicken breasts. But what's easy …

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

26 Foods You Should Learn To Cook In Your Twenties

And the recipes to use to learn the best versions.<p>This is the most common way restaurants cook vegetables; it can be done to nearly any vegetable. Do not be scared by this. It is easy and awesome. To blanch means to put a vegetable in rapidly boiling salted water until it's <i>just</i> cooked, usually only …

9 Art Therapy Techniques To Help You De-Stress In 2015

Welcome to the New Year! Whether you're already hard at work making your fresh batch of New Year's resolutions a reality, or still nursing your hangover and breaking all of them at once, we're here to ease you into equilibrium with a little dose of calmness and creativity. The following art therapy …

Pablo Picasso

18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …

Genealogy

The Definitive Reading List of the 14 Best Books of 2014 Overall

I consider my annual best-of reading lists a kind of Old Year’s resolutions in reverse — unlike traditional resolutions, which lay out an aspirational list of priorities for the new year, these represent a look back at the books that proved themselves most worth prioritizing over the setting year. …