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When you see photos of Jessica Alba pushing her kids on the swings or Minnie Driver chasing her son around a sunny little playground, they’re usually at...

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Photo by Alick Crossley

Think of all the unspoken rules of the theater — sit quietly in your seat during the performance; don’t go wandering around on stage or poking your head behind the curtain — and now get ready to break them...

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Photo: airborneeye.com

If you’re in charge of planning Valentine’s Day this year, I’m here to help you from falling back on that same old standby: the prix fixe, candlelit dinner...

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Outdoor dining at Uva.

It’s 11:30pm and you’re famished. You’re out with your lightweight friends who don’t eat more than a nibble of a salad. You realize you’re heading toward a crisis situation when, between all the gossip and giggles, you catch yourself eyeing the tapas plate and counting how many each person ate. You need more… a lot more! So here’s what you do when the clock strikes midnight...

Peter Strandquist

By Peter Strandquist of Elysian
February 6, 2012 | Chicago
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I'll be in Chicago for the weekend. I've heard Second City has the best comedy in town. Are there others comedy clubs I should know about?

— jstiles

Directed and shot by: Thiago Da Costa. Edited by: Thiago Da Costa, Katie Ennis, Zack Wolder

When you come to Miami, you have to hit the beach. Naturally. But what if I told you there was another way to experience our waters? You can...

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When you think of New York’s best museums, you think of MOMA, the Guggenheim and the MET, don’t you? Well, there’s a little gem north of all of those that’s worth discovering, if you...

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Can you suggest a cool shopping experience in San Francisco that's a bit more adventurous than the Main Street vibe of Union Square?

— crosstowngirl 

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Any Scot will tell you that the biggest party in the Scottish calendar is not St. Andrew's Day but Robert Burns Night, celebrated every January 25. This year, you can raise a wee dram to the poet, and enjoy a sumptuous Burns supper...

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One thing you don't think when you're out and about in Miami: Huh, this city reminds me of Europe. Latin America, the Caribbean, yes — with our palm trees and sub-tropical vibe. However, along the shores of Coconut Grove, there is a place that...