Rachel Aistrop

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The 20 photographs of the week

Photography,Art and design,Culture,Gaza,Palestinian territories,Israel,Malaysia Airlines flight MH17,Ukraine,The Duchess of Cambridge,Khmer Rouge,Cambodia,Ebola,Iraq,Islamic State<p>The continuing crisis in Gaza, the anniversary of the first world war, the Ebola outbreak – the best photography in …

China Doesn’t Want You to See the Internet Addiction Film ‘Web Junkie’

The directors of the documentary Web Junkie on how they infiltrated a Chinese Internet addiction clinic—and got the teenage boys to tell their …

The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

<b>1. A three-day truce between Israel and Hamas took effect at 8 a.m. local time on Tuesday.</b> The ceasefire comes after Israel said it had withdrawn all of its ground troops from the Gaza Strip.<p><b>2. The second American infected with the Ebola virus in West Africa is expected to land at Atlanta's Emory</b> …

The 20 Best Beaches In The World For A Romantic Getaway

Skip the diamonds. We want these trips instead.<p>It doesn't have to be your honeymoon to plan the ultimate beach vacation, but finding a sandy shore that's both stunning and not packed to the brim with tourists can be tricky. (It's a little hard to get your groove on when you're surrounded by …

Los Angeles

Top 10 family travel destinations for 2014

Slide 1 of 12<p>Planning a family vacation can become a series of questions followed by several attempts to get everyone from grandparents to parents …

Family Travel

45 Awesome DIY Gift Ideas That Anyone Can Do (PHOTOS)

Though you still have time to shop before Christmas, you might be tempted to bypass the crazed shopping zombies at the mall. Instead, you could order everything online ... or, you could go the DIY route. Here are 45 ideas that, for the most part, you won't screw up. Try it. If you fail, there's …

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

Baking

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …

How To Set Up A Fat Loss Diet Plan

Before we get started I want to make something clear: this article is not aimed at the hardcore bodybuilder types who already know how to get …

Tucson Food Bank Helps The Needy Grow Their Own Food

Food banks around the country face growing demand, despite improvements in the economy. Many families are still underemployed and struggling. So some food banks are looking for more permanent ways to address hunger, beyond handing out food.<p>One of them is the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona, …

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30 Ways to Eat All of the Quinoa!

Yes, it is entirely acceptable to eat quinoa for every meal—these recipes are proof (there are cookies).<p>This little seed is super versatile. Simmer it with coconut milk for breakfast or pack it into a veggie burger for dinner—with this collection of recipes, it's impossible to get bored of quinoa.