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The 38 Essential Vancouver Restaurants

Ringed by soaring mountains, with gleaming glass skyscrapers reflected in the still waters that surround its downtown core, Vancouver is easy to love, says local food writer Nikki Bayley. Over 40 percent of Vancouver’s residents were born outside of Canada, and the city is home to robust Chinese, …

Dining Rooms

From A Game Of Thrones to War and Peace: These are America's 100 Favorite Books

Die-hard classic literature lovers might quibble over <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> being placed on the same list as <i>Jane Eyre</i>, but alas, the people have …

10 restaurants, cafes and bakeries that will make springtime in Manitoba SO MUCH MORE delicious

Header Photo: Hildegard's Bakery by Wild Thistle Design<p>We love springtime in Manitoba. And you know what? We like to think that spring loves us too. …

Is Tomi Adeyemi the new J.K. Rowling?

<b>To read more books news</b><b>, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands Friday, or buy it here now; you can also get the Elisabeth Moss</b> …

I was getting buried in clutter. Here’s how I finally got free.

With closets overstuffed with clothes that didn't fit, pots that threatened an avalanche every time I wanted to boil an egg and bookshelves packed two volumes deep, my apartment felt burdened. Growing piles of rubber tubs made it onerous to clean the floors — especially because my vacuum resided …

Minimalism

13 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. For last-minute Christmas shoppers, here are some titles …

Bill Gates reveals his 6 favorite books he read in the past year

Bill Gates reads about 50 books a year, but only a few make his annual list of favorites.<p>For several years, the Microsoft founder has chosen five titles he enjoyed over the past year and published reviews of them on his Gates Notes blog.<p>Here are his recommendations.

The 100 Best Cookbooks of All Time

So many great titles, so little shelf space. These are the best of the best.

Workout Music

The 37 best young adult books we ever read

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon / Anaele Pelisson<p>Many of us look back on the "young adult" years of our life and remember both broad brush strokes of volatile …

25 Books Every Book Lover Should Read

Books have the power to inspire our imagination, transport us to faraway worlds, and make us think and feel deeply. Luckily, bibliophiles of all ages …

Literature

Every book Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has recommended online

J.K. Rowling may be an acclaimed author, the queen of taking down trolls on Twitter, a screenwriter, and a philanthropist, but she’s also …

How to spend 4 days in beautiful Manitoba

Fill a four-day weekend with prairie flavour and lakeside fun at three of Manitoba's most popular destinations: Winnipeg, Gimli and Wasagaming.<p><b>Day 1:</b> …

National Parks

6 songs that had your head bopping during the big Apple Event

Whether the Apple Event knocked your socks off this year or left you unimpressed like McKayla Maroney, there's one thing you've gotta give Apple …

Music

The 78 Best Cookbooks for Mastering Home Cooking (American Edition)

<i>All hail the 100 Greatest American Home Cooks of All Time, Epicurious' pantheon of inventors, improvisers, entertainers, and home economists who</i> …

James Beard

3 fantasy writers to read while you wait for George R.R. Martin to finish Game of Thrones

Last year, George R.R. Martin released the latest new chapter from the next book in his <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> series, <i>The Winds of Winter.</i> It offers a tantalizing glimpse of what’s to come in the world of <i>Game of Thrones</i> as it exists on the page, but it’s really just a glimpse: As of this writing, <i>The</i></i> …

Books

Five amazing books to read this summer

This summer, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone</i>, don’t re-read <i>Harry Potter</i>. Likewise for …

Books

Beautiful Free Images & Pictures

Beautiful, free images and photos that you can download and use for any project. Better than any royalty free or stock photos.

Wallpapers for Mac, Apple Watch, iPhone, and iPad | MacTrast

Unique wallpapers have been always the memo of MacTrast. We bring you new backgrounds to refresh the look of your favorite Apple device, whether it …

The 50 best Beatles songs ever, ranked from fab to far-out

Thursday marks the 60th anniversary of a day that would change pop music: On July 6, 1957, Paul McCartney and John Lennon met during a celebration at …

Best Albums and Songs of 2017 So Far

Best Albums of 2017 so far17 Arca by ArcaStream: Spotify | Apple MusicWhat we said: “Give the best pieces here — i.e. the first six tracks — some …

Need Some Summer Reading? These Are the 15 Best-Selling Business Books Right Now

These are the books you're likely to spot everyone reading this summer, according to Amazon.<p>The lazy days of summer are here. That means you need some books to fill them with.<p>There are tons of recommendations out there from business icons, other entrepreneurs, and thought leaders, but if you really …

Self-improvement

Billboard Awards Carly Rae Jepsen’s ‘Call Me Maybe’ As Best Chorus Of The 21st Century

Billboard has been working hard, gathering and listening to songs galore in order to burst your brain with song knowledge during its Chorus Week. …

80 Books Every Person Should Read

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create an updated list of books everyone should read. Each participant made 10 picks. It's a new year, a new Esquire.com. We're looking forward to reading and we hope you are, too.<p>What can …

10 books Justin Trudeau thinks everyone should read

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau proves that even world leaders have time to read.<p>In a recent post on Quora, Trudeau answered the question "What are your five favorite books?"<p>"I am a massive reader, have been all my life," he wrote. "I read anything, and everything, in huge quantities. These …

Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

Books

13 Valentine’s Day songs for lovers and loners alike

A love song playlist for everyone.<p>Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays people hate to love or love to hate. Its very nature as a celebration of romantic love — not to mention its reputation as a hyper-commercialized Hallmark holiday — puts you in a box: Single? No conventional celebration for …

Kendrick Lamar

25 of the Most Inspiring Books Everyone Should Read

Take it from these CEOs, founders, and other high-achieving leaders.<p>Whether you turn pages, tap a tablet, or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect relaxation aid, tutor, or source of inspiration. Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain …

Mission Impossible

Unf*ck Your Habitat Got Me to Finally Start Cleaning My House

My office is a mess. So are many areas of my house, to be honest. I don’t like cleaning, so I tend not to bother with cleaning books. Even if they …

How to use iMessage special effects

Over the years the iPhone's Messages app has evolved from a relatively simple messaging program to a sophisticated tool complete with special effects.<p>…