Amy Gray

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Gluten-Free Breakfast: My 'Quick-Trick-Snack Stack'

I came up with this fast, healthy, grain-free breakfast solution mostly out of desperation. In my rush to get out the door every morning, I kept missing "the most important meal of the day," and by midmorning, I'd be dragging.<p>On the days I <i>did</i> manage to throw together a healthy breakfast, I would …

‘Mad Men’ Finale Recap: The Long Goodbye

It’s easy to get nostalgic whenever a season of <i>Mad Men</i> comes to a close, but knowing that only 13 episodes remain in the entire series, and by the …

TV

100 Best Debut Albums of All Time

50<p>‘Los Angeles’<p>X<br>Slash, 1980<p>Produced by Ray Manzarek of the Doors, this is the first great West Coast punk album. Searing songs fly off like sparks, …

The Week That Was...Snap...Full of Photography

The Week That Was…Snap…Full of Photography<p>Inside Flipboard / June 7, 2013<p>Eye candy—we know it when we see it and this week we saw a lot of it. These …

The 20 Most Visited Museums In The World

The 2012 Theme Index, produced by Themed Entertainment Association and AECOM , highlights the 20 most visited museums in 2012. The museums hail from the U.S., Europe, and Asia and attracted 98.5 million visitors last year.<p>Six of the top 20 museums are located in London, which is the most …

Museums

Berlin becomes world's largest car-sharing city with one-way service

Berlin, though, has become the largest one-way, car-sharing city in the world. One-way or free-floating services, which recently started in the …

Aaron Hernandez arrested, taken into police custody

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. — Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been arrested and taken into custody by police, who are investigating the homicide of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd, who was found shot execution-style about a half-mile from Hernandez's home.<p>Hernandez, …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

Photos by Miki Asai

Top Five Questions to Ask When Choosing a Walt Disney World Resort

My parents started taking us to Walt Disney World four months after the park first opened. At that time, and for many years afterwards, we did very little advanced trip planning. We would show up, check-in and start our vacation. The only things you typically booked ahead were hotel reservations …

Woody Allen’s New York

I used to sort of hate New York. I rooted against the Yankees and saw the “big city” as a scary place of noise, fast-talk, and blood-filled drama. Then I watched <i>Annie Hall</i>. And <i>Manhattan</i>. And <i>The Purple Rose of Cairo</i>.<p>By the time I finally visited Manhattan, during a college break, I half expected …

Niagara Falls hotels and businesses try to capitalize on gay marriage tourism

When New York State legalized gay marriage almost two years ago, many in Niagara Falls saw the potential to rekindle its image as the “honeymoon …

A dream trip for movie lovers

Travel, done right, feels like you're starring in your own film. Close your eyes in Prague and a stroll along medieval streets becomes a scene from a black-and-white thriller you’ve set yourself in.<p>Actually, it's probably not a great idea to shut your peepers when negotiating the road! And it's not …

My Favorite On-the-Road Apps

On recent trips, I’ve zipped around Belgium, Israel, and Ireland on foot and behind the wheel of a rented car without getting lost (okay, it happened once in awhile), all because of my phone, or what I like to call my third hand.<p>When I think back to traveling ten years ago, I can’t even imagine (or …

The 25 Most Popular Tourist Attractions In The World

Millions of travelers ranked their favorite landmarks, parks, museums, amusement and water parks around the world.<p>The incredible landmarks span the globe and include everything from 1,000-year-old temples to modern day cathedrals.<p>Peru's Machu Picchu took the number one spot, followed closely by …

Taj Mahal

20 Most Important Restaurants in America

<b>By Andrew Knowlton, Bon Appétit</b><p>No, we're not talking the fanciest, trendiest, or even the ones with the most stars. These are the places that define how we eat out. They're the fearless spots the drive chefs to innovate, restauranteurs to imitate, and the rest of us to line up. In short, these are …

Food

Lovebirds – Lovely Engagement Photos by Eden Luquire

Eden Luquire is a wedding and portrait photographer from Nashville, Tennessee. Her love for photography began when she was around seven years old …

Classical Posing and Portrait Lighting Photography Techniques

Mastery of portrait photography entails knowledge of lighting and posing techniques. In this video, renowned photography instructor Frank Dispensa …

Photography

6 Apps to Unleash Your Mobile Photography Creativity

<i>“The single most important component of a camera is the twelve inches behind it.”</i> – Ansel Adams<p>The connected camera and mobile photography currently …

The electrification of Los Angeles: a photographic history

Cinemagoers everywhere can picture Los Angeles' sun-blushed streets, thanks to Hollywood. Yet a huge, newly digitised photographic archive shows a …

88 Amazing Photography Links That You Won't Want to Miss

With another terrific week in the world of photography passing us by, we find Toad Hollow Photography has been searching high and low in all corners …

How to Do Infrared Photography

Infrared, or IR, is a form of light wave that is not visible to the human eye. In the electromagnetic spectrum, IR waves are grouped between visible …

Stunning Views Atop the World’s Tallest Building Come to Google Street View

Rising from the desert in the Middle East are mind-blowing structures and formations. One of those just happens to be the Burj Khalifa. It’s the …

11 Tips for Photographing High School Senior Portraits

A Guest Contribution by Meghan Newsom. When it comes to planning for sessions, seniors are some of my favorite people to work with. Don’t get me …

15 Examples of Surreal Photos Taken with a Fisheye Lens

A fisheye lens is an ultra wide-angle lens that produces strong visual distortion intended to create a wide panoramic or hemispherical image. It is a …

10 Photography Assignments to Stimulate Your Creativity

This article provides you with 10 photography self-assignments that you can use to get your own creative juices flowing. They’re designed to help you …

Can You Figure Out What’s Strange About These Family Portraits?

Pay a visit to photographer Jamie Diamond‘s website, and you’ll find that one of her projects is a series of family portraits. The images look like …

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