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What You Need To Know In Entertainment – February 2015

February may be the peak of the winter blues with plenty of snow and lovesick couples to go around, but the month also has something else to offer that should cheer even the most sour spirits up.

01/28/2015

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America’s Best Desert Vacations

Here’s a look at five of the best desert vacations in America to escape the winter’s cold.

01/23/2015

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Best Mountain Towns In The USA

America has a wealth of outstanding mountain towns. Here is a look at five of the best.

01/21/2015

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5 Gin Cocktail Recipes For Your Next Party

Matt Teacher, the author of “The Spirit Of Gin” (available now), shares five festive gin based cocktail recipes for your winter 2015 celebrations!

01/16/2015

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5 Surprising Mental Benefits Of Exercise

Exercise is proven to have both physical and mental health benefits. Sian Beilock, author of “How The Body Knows Its Mind” from sister company Simon And Schuster shares five surprising mental benefits of exercise.

01/14/2015

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Nacional 56: A Fun Start To 2015

What better way to start a New Year than making a resolution that you have no intention to keep? I mean really, who goes to the gym past January? So, why don’t you make things easier for yourself this year to make a resolution you can keep. At Nacional 56 you can

01/01/2015

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10 Beers To Try At Your Next Football Watch Party

Nothing goes better with football than an ice cold beer. Chad Polenz, author of The Handbook Of Porter’s & Stouts, has 10 beers to try at your next watch party.

12/17/2014

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Gift Guides: The Best Subscription-Based Gift Ideas

Whether you procrastinated gift shopping or have simply exhausted your list of gift ideas, here are some of the best subscription-based services to give as gifts to friends, family and loved ones this holiday season.

12/11/2014

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Dominique DeVito’s Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf Recipe

Dominique DeVito shares her recipe for bacon-wrapped meatloaf from her book “Low-Card Slow Cooking,” out now from Cider Press Mill.

12/09/2014

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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

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Do The Crawl

So, you’re no longer a kid. You may have noticed this on the day you were finally able to stop asking your older sibling to buy you a case, or maybe it happened the instant you realized something scarring, like what that mirror was doing hanging above your parent’s bed. It happened, so embrace it (the growing up thing, not the other thing). But, just because

10/30/2014

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The Pollan Family Table’s Butternut Squash Soup

The Pollan Family Table is out now from CBS sister company Simon & Schuster. This excerpt shows their recipe for butternut squash soup with toasted pumpkin seeds.

10/28/2014

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Claire Thomas’ Orecchiette Cacio E Pepe Recipe

Claire Thomas shares her recipe for Orecchiette Cacio E Pepe from her new cookbook from sister company Simon & Schuster, The Kitchy Kitchen.

10/16/2014

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Fried Sea Scallops Recipe From The “School Of Fish” Cookbook

Winter is coming and along with it scallop season. Try Ben Pollinger’s recipe for fried sea scallops.

10/02/2014

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Crab-Stuffed Roasted Lobster Recipe For The Holidays

Try out this recipe for crab-stuffed roasted lobster from Ben Pollinger, author of “School of Fish.”

09/30/2014

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