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26 of the Most Awkward Family Vacation Photos Ever

This is what happens when travel goes wrong.<p>On those road trips with the kids packed in the back seat, we're not always driving under rose-colored sunsets. We so badly want everything to go perfectly, but then a tire goes flat and we arrive at the motel to find the swimming pool cracked and …

9 Portable Breakfasts You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

We know we're supposed to eat breakfast every morning, but on the days when we're already scrambling (so, every day), we tend to push it off. What we …

Recipes

The big problem with one of the most popular assumptions about the poor

By Roberto A. Ferdman<p>Roberto A. Ferdman<p>Bio<p>In the late 1960s, Walter Mischel, a researcher at Stanford University, invited several hundred children to participate in a game in which they were given a choice: They could eat one sweet right away, or wait and have two a little later. Initially, the …

Psychology

Science Says Eat More Avocados, So Here's a Delicious Recipe for Salmon with Avocado Crema

As if we needed another reason to love the little green superfood avocado, recent studies have found that in addition to decreasing the risk of heart …

18 Things To See And Do In Cuba

What to see, where to go, and what to know.<p>According to the Caribbean Tourism Organization, 2.9 million people visited last year, and more people went to Cuba in the first nine months of 2014 than any Caribbean island except the Dominican Republic. While recent steps by the U.S. government to open …

Cuba

There is a super easy and cheap way to use your own smartphone when you travel to other countries

REUTERS/Dado Ruvic<p>You don't have to pay ridiculous roaming fees when you travel outside of the US with a phone.<p>There is a much better, much cheaper …

Fiji for first-timers: how to choose an island

Fiji is blessed with so much turquoise water, white sand beaches, jungle rivers and authentic culture that it almost seems unfair. Whether you're looking for a decadent resort, family getaway or backpacker adventure, these islands have it all.<p>Wherever you go, expect the warmest welcomes the world …

America the Beautiful: 50 States in 50 Photos

At 3.79 million square miles (9.83 million km2) and approximately 315 million people, the United States is the third largest country by land area and …

Summer Treat: Vanilla Milk with Chocolate Ice Cubes

Longing for a glass of something icy cold this summer? Or maybe a scoop of ice cream? Have both in one glass with this unusual treat — …

Pét-Nat, Champagne’s Hip Younger Sister, Hits Its Peak Season

With our city once again doing its spot-on impression of a Swedish sauna, now is the time to look to lighter wines with less alcohol and a refreshing …

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Want To Quit Your Job And Travel The World? How 2 Professionals Did It (VIDEO)

Most of us have probably fantasized about quitting our jobs and traveling around the world, picking up new experiences and life lessons in each continent, a la <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i>. But a number of professionals are actually trading in their high-powered jobs for a life on the road -- and redefining …

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One Bowl Baking: Pineapple Coconut Muffins

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>Who doesn't love the quintessential tropical summer flavor combination of pineapple and coconut? I know I do, though preferably when used in conjunction with rum. Except when it comes to breakfast. Though many a …

Butter vs. Olive Oil: What's Better?

Two cooking fats, butter and olive oil (along with canola oil), are among the more commonly used ones in home kitchens, but which is better? As …

5 Links to Read Before Cooking Potatoes

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: The intersection of two holidays means potatoes for everyone.</i><p>This Thursday marks the momentous overlap of Thanksgiving and the first night of Hanukkah, …

Latkes

For first-time visitor, Havana is charming - and complicated

HAVANA (AP) — Everyone warns you Old Havana is a facade, but it's impossible not to be taken by its charms.<p>In my hotel room, the soft sound of …

The 15 Most Surreal Destinations to Visit in 2015

Where are you hoping to travel to in 2015? Here are 15 surreal destinations to consider.<p>Be prepared for dropped jaws, kids.<p>1. Sea of Stars on Vaadhoo Island in the Maldives<p>photo: Doug Perinne<p>2. Antelope Canyon in Arizona, United States<p>photo: Laura Grier<p>3. Cave of Crystals, Naica, Chihuahua, …

North Island

That Other Panama

'Teddy Roosevelt': this was the correct answer in 5th grade to all pop quiz questions that included the word Panama. If memory serves, Theodore made his debut in my life as a postage stamp-sized face leering from the corners of a social studies text book, his pince-nez and walrus mustache recalling …

Panama Canal

Caminito Del Rey, World's Most Dangerous Walkway, Set To Reopen Next Week

Thrill-seekers who really want to walk on the wild side need to head to southern Spain ASAP. There, in the village of El Chorro, they will find Caminito del Rey, aka the world's most dangerous walkway.<p>Previously closed for repairs to fix deteriorating pathways, Caminito del Rey will officially …

Trekking

Veggie Side Acts That Just Might Steal Your Dinner Show

These are 11 of the best veggie recipes that even non-vegetarians will love.<p><b>11 of the best veggie recipes that even non-vegetarians will love.</b><p><b>Asparagus Flatbread</b><p>As soon as this flatbread comes out of the oven, it's guaranteed to disappear. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Whole Roasted Carrots</b><p>Cumin and mint give it a …

Recipes

Red Velvet Cupcakes

5 stars based on 8 votes<p>The best quote about the allure of red velvet cake comes from Southern food writer Angie Mosier, who said, “It’s the Dolly …

Banana Pudding Parfaits

4.5 stars based on 13 votes<p>Banana Pudding is an old-fashioned Southern dessert traditionally made with layers of Nilla wafers, vanilla pudding and …

Best Buttermilk Biscuits

5 stars based on 41 votes<p>Rich and buttery in flavor with a fluffy interior and toasty golden crust, these are the best biscuits to ever come out of …