Skip artificially flavored treats and make all-natural watermelon granita instead. You only need five ingredients to do so, and there's nothing fake or unhealthy in this vitamin-packed recipe. [Ingredients: 4 cups watermelon chunks, 1/4 cup honey, juice of a lime, pinch of sea salt, fresh mint to garnish]
Summer vacation doesn't have to mean a long, expensive trek. These getaways are a short drive from eight major urban areas. All you need is a weekend and a tank of gas! Shenandoah Valley, Va. 107 miles from Washington, D.C. A collection of 10 independent cities make up the Shenandoah ...
City life can be pretty great: It's fast paced, it’s exciting, and everything you could ever want is usually located within a ten-block radius. But let’s be honest. During the summer months, it can get a little suffocating. Maybe you live in a third floor apartment with no AC, or ...
The latest swimwear trends have a wild side this season, with animal and tropical foliage prints seen on the runways at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim 2014 at the Raleigh Hotel in Miami Beach.
The zombies, superheroes, space aliens, pirates and time travelers taking over the streets of downtown San Diego can only mean one thing: Comic-Con is here!
Your kids want to swim in the ocean, your spouse wants to perfect his tennis serve, and all you want is a nice glass of wine with dinner…oh, and to wake up to the sound of the waves lapping the shore. All for one price that won't break the bank. ...
Could your smartphone help you get through this heat wave? Here are the top five phone apps to do anything from finding ice cream to learning ways to stay safe in the sun.
The cute and comical seabirds called puffins have returned to several Maine islands and are finding plenty of food for their young chicks unlike last summer when many starved.
Pack your bags: AllTime10s is taking you on a round-the-world tour of 10 extraordinary real-life islands.
Celebrity Chef Jaime Laurita is at WGN showing how to make summer pasta with figs, pancetta and basil and promoting his new Bello Boy Rose Petals moscato.
Theater goers seated and ready to watch 'Let Me Explain' were stunned and excited to see the movie's star come walking into the theater. Kevin Hart made the surprise stop at this Dallas theater to meet and greet fans, pose for a few pictures, and talk about his co-stars. Bonus: ...
This cherry lemonade is pretty and refreshing, and a great way to involve the kids in a summer barbecue.
If your idea of summer perfection involves roller coasters, funnel cakes, and Whac-A-Mole, we’ve got 19 little pieces of honky-tonk heaven—from Jersey to Cali—just waiting for you to pay a visit. Navy Pier Chicago Who says a boardwalk has to be by the ocean? Along Lake Michigan in the Windy ...
Get out of the sun — and air-conditioning — with a chilly escape. Quentin Fottrell tells you how on Lunch Break. Photo: Quark Expeditions.
Ah, summer. After the doldrums of a Midwest winter, sunny skies and swimsuit weather are welcome treats. But as the temperature rises, so does the temptation to spend. Here are a few ways I’m keeping my credit card bill manageable during the warm weather months: READ: 10 super-savvy ways to ...
Photos of celebrations and fireworks around the nation on July 4, 2013.
You can be meat-free and still enjoy a burger! Endurance athlete and founder of Thrive Food Direct, Brendan Brazier knows that veggies, beans, and seeds can make for a tasty burger. Watch this video to learn how to make his healthy veggie variation of the American classic.
A delightfully sweet and tangy pepper sauce is the perfect complement to rib-eye on the grill.
It's time to sit back, open a cold one and take a look at the states with the biggest beer enthusiasts.
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