118 Added | 11 Magazines | 3 Likes | 21 Following | 1 Follower | @yoRachel | Keep up with yoRachel on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “yoRachel”

7 Secret Caribbean Islands You'll Want to Keep to Yourself

Caribbean islands are already readying themselves for their annual onslaught of winter visitors. And while certain destinations never fail to draw travelers in the hundreds of thousands, there remain a number of under-the-radar locales that offer everything from picturesque capitals to hikes in …

Stockton cops sued for hostage’s death during botched bank heist

The husband of a hostage killed by police gunfire last year during a botched bank heist filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Stockton on Tuesday, saying the more than 30 police officers who fired at least 600 shots used unreasonable, deadly force.<p>Paul Singh is seeking damages against …

Law Enforcement

Stienstra wilderness trek: Where bears (and lightning) outnumber people (pics)

A lightning bolt lit the night. It seared the air at 50,000 degrees and then harpooned a Douglas fir with a few billion watts. As thunder boomed and shook across the mountain rim, the tree ignited.<p>At the same time, we were preparing to head into this same distant region, deep into the Klamath …


Donald Trump Just Stopped Being Funny

Win or lose, Trump's campaign threatens to unleash the Great American Stupid<p>So two yahoos from Southie in my hometown of Boston severely beat up a …

Donald Trump

The Best College Towns in the U.S.

You don't need to be a college student to enjoy a good college town. In fact, these towns tend to have a concentration of dining options, museums and theaters, downtown shopping, and drinking scenes that make them perfect alternatives to big cities. (And fans of college sports already know the …

College of William & Mary

Inside Banksy’s Dismaland, for Those of You Who Can’t Make It

Earlier this week we reported on the rumors that Banksy was getting ready to crush our warm and fuzzy memories of Disneyland with his pop-up exhibit Dismaland. And now it’s open! Demand was so high for tickets that the website broke. For those of you who want a peek inside but don’t want to hop on …


The Most Luxurious First Class Airplane Cabins

With personal butlers and turndown service, it’s hard to tell whether you’re sitting in a hotel room or on an actual airplane. Here are some of the most extravagant airline suites in the sky.

Morocco's Best-Kept Secret Is This All-Blue Village

Tucked high in Morocco’s Rif Mountains, the all-blue town of Chefchaouen is a calming respite from the overwhelming frenzy of Marrakech and Fez. Photographer and writer Lucy Laucht takes us on a tour of Morocco's hidden gem.

7 Beauty Products Worth Splurging On (and 5 That Totally Aren’t)

<b>Shampoo = Scrimp</b><br>Springing for extravagant shampoo is essentially like watching your money go down the drain with the suds. However, if you’ve spent a …

"Geirangerfjord is one of my all time favorite places on earth. Now that I live 2 hours from here, I love to experience all seasons in this place. This shot was taken in early October just as the fall colors were at peak season in the fjord. Geirangerfjord was added to the UNESCO world heritage list in 2005." -- photographer @kaylapotterbaum (michaelanichole.com). That's it for our week-end take-over from Michaela. For more of her work check out her handle or her website: michaelanichole.com. For further information on Norway, see lonelyplanet.com

TreeHugger.com on Twitter: "Beautiful 'neo-vintage' posters promote U.S. national parks in the style of the 1930s! http://t.co/2pP83V5iC4 http://t.co/qmnnwrghKa"

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

5 DIY Backdrops For Your Photo Booth, Ceremony and Reception!

With endless creative possibilities for DIY ceremony and reception photo booth backdrops, there's no reason not to make one yourself. Ceremony photos …


Project Wedding is Now WeddingWire

Plan while on-the-go with<br>the ultimate wedding app<p>Access the forums, your wedding checklist and even a countdown to your big day directly from your …

15 Delicious Chocolate Wedding Cakes

For a twist on the traditional all-white wedding cake, try chocolate. You'd be surprised how many creative ways there are to design a unique and …



What To Do With Your Instagram Wedding Photos

Instagram photos from your first date meal (#yummy!) to your engagement (#weregettingmarried!) to your cake-cutting (#thisishappening!) are floating …

25 Unique Engagement Rings

1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 // 8 // 9 // 10 // 11 // 12 // 13<p>The time between Thanksgiving through Valentine’s Day is the most popular time to …

Because everyone looks better in candlelight-- our favorite candle & lantern aisle markers! http://ow.ly/rfqFD {Photo: 2Be Photography & Design}

Wow! Rustic centerpieces that are so pretty-- they will blow your mind! http://ow.ly/reSM9 {Photo: Cedarwood}

The flower of the day? Anemones! Click for 10 of our favorite arrangements: http://ow.ly/rFEHh {Photo: Sullivan Owen floral & event design}

The 14 Hottest Wedding Trends For 2014

<i>By: Rachel Griffiths for Bridal Guide</i><p>Hey there, lucky bride! A new year is nearly here, ushering in a new swoon-worthy wedding season. We went up and down the coasts talking to wedding experts and everyone agrees: 2014 will be the year of true romance. Weddings are going softer, sweeter, lusher and …

9 Ways to Make Your Wedding Guests Happy

Guests will undoubtedly gush over your gown, be amazed by your centerpieces and snap photos of the wedding cake. But give them a charging station for …


20 Most Inspiring Wedding Ideas Of 2013

All year long we obsess over hundreds of beautiful photos of every wedding detail, from the cutest flower girl dresses ever to wedding favor ideas …


This beautiful centerpieces is what you get when Vintage Decor meets Southern Hospitality Take a look at the entire wedding, here: http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2014/03/vintage-decor-meets-southern.html Blume Photography and Stella Harper Events

Hair Tutorial: Loose Braided Updo

This afternoon we have a super pretty hair tutorial that Jennifer Fujikawa sent over and Blooming Beauty By Cammy created! We love braids in …

sweep me up (I love those bridesmaid outfits so much!)

News And Tips | Loverly | Wedding Planning Made Simple


News And Tips | Loverly | Wedding Planning Made Simple