When was the last time I was that carefree? When was the last time I gave up total control over myself and let life, or friends, bounce me around? When was the last time I felt that joyously happy and filled with total abandon?
Raw foods aren't as foreign as you might think.
Experiencing what the Czechs do every summer brought me closer to understanding them and their wonderful culture. I only went for two days but some Czechs spend weeks traveling from camp to camp along the river.
As you look back at the invitation for today's festivities, you realize that it says "potluck." Wait, what?
Though this shortcut instantly satisfies our cravings, it wastes a fair amount of valuable fruit. With a practiced hand and a few more seconds, though, you can remove the green cap and the hard white flesh underneath, leaving an intact, beautiful berry.
There is nothing better than warm, green waters, tropical deserted beaches and the perfect sunset. Monte Cristi, Santo Domingo offers all of this, and so much more!
Redefine your idea of "quality time." Quality doesn't have to mean expensive, intense, or uninterrupted attention. Instead, quality comes with becoming comfortable with each other.
33. My kids' hair has so much chlorine in it, it stands up on its own and has a slight green tint.
You are going on vacation! As many parents have noted in the past, vacationing with kids is just parenting in a different location with fewer resources and more expense, but it's still crazy exciting. You are going someplace else! You might take a plane!
It ain't summertime without at least spending a few days at the beach soaking up the rays and relaxing with family and friends.
As temperatures rise, cool off with easy and tasty chocolate treats.
While we might not have the power to turn America into Europe and declare August vacances season, we can take small steps to stop the busyness in our own lives and take real moments of solitude -- a "vacances de la solitude," if you will.
Summers at the lake aren't the grand affairs they used to be, apparently. This is a real photo postcard from the Minnesota Historical Society's collec...
I know what you're thinking. Jell-O shots? Don't those belong at a sorority party, stuffed stickily inside a fleet of wilting Dixie cups, on a tray resting haphazardly on a beer pong table?
Since it happens to be bikini season, why not trade in the usual carne asada for a few taco fillings that are a little less, er, filling?