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Best Valentine’s Day gifts: 7 last-minute gift ideas and deals

Best Valentine's Day gifts: 7 last-minute deals on cards and flowers, gift ideas, and more. (Image: GETTY • EXPRESS NEWSPAPERS) This article contains affiliate links, we may receive a commission on any sales we generate from it. Learn more Valentine's Day is all about showing love and appreciation to those you really care about. The annual occasion sees couples, friends, partners, and families send gifts to one another as a token of their love. Valentine's Day is a tradition that goes back centuries. Each year, it's estimated around 40 million Britons take part in the celebrations.Looking for some last-minute inspiration?…

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The entrepreneurial idea of getting back to basics | Nancy Strichman

We can all be especially thankful these days for the many social entrepreneurs who keep shaking up the world and championing good ideas. These so-called ‘troublemakers’ who take on the status quo should be given a microphone at every opportunity. They have much to teach us. Just recently, my students were able to learn from Yoni Yefet Reich, a pioneering social entrepreneur who has developed alternative education frameworks. He shared a story of positive disruption in his tiny corner of the universe – Kaima Farm located just outside of Jerusalem, on Moshav Beit Zayit. Yoni Yefet Reich, founder of the…

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Perfect Munching Ideas to Satisfy Your Cravings

Last Updated: February 02, 2023, 09:48 ISTWhether you're in the mood for pizza, burgers, or even something healthy, these restaurants have got you covered. (Representative Image)Let’s take a look at some of the best restaurants that are open late and offer a variety of food options to choose fromMidnight cravings can be tough to satisfy, especially when most restaurants close early and cooking at home is not an option. However, there are plenty of restaurants that cater to late-night foodies and deliver delicious meals straight to your doorstep. Let’s take a look at some of the best restaurants that are…

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Peru program updates from G Adventures, Intrepid Travel as Machu Picchu reopens

G ADVENTURES: DAILY ASSESSMENTS When the unrest started, G Adventures cancelled all trips starting in Peru up to, and including, Feb. 28. Road blockages and closures made it impossible to run many trips as planned. G Adventures’ VP of Operations, Ben Weiher, tells Travelweek that the company is checking the situation daily. Says Weiher: “Currently our trips in Peru are all cancelled through the end of February. We make daily assessments on the viability of running our trips in Peru, looking at our primary overland routes, airports, and the train to and from Machu Picchu, among other things, including the…

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Conor Daly’s Daytona 500 Adventure perking up

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Every year, it seems, the Bluegreen Vacations Duel at Daytona races create a captivating -- sometimes surprisingly so -- storyline and Thursday's editions of the Daytona 500 qualifying races certainly did.IndyCar standout Conor Daly will make his Daytona 500 debut thanks to a solid, if not spectacular, outing in the Duel 150. He finished 17th, one lap down in the No. 50 The Money Team Chevrolet.But that finish combined with the poor luck outing by one of the other "open" candidates -- a DNF for NASCAR Xfinity Series regular Austin Hill -- has resulted in Daly's…

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IRON MAN Director Jon Favreau Reveals How That Movie Unexpectedly Set The Stage For THE MANDALORIAN

The Mandalorian has been a huge hit for Lucasfilm during a time when they desperately need to win over fickle Star Wars fans. The response to the sequel trilogy was mixed at best, but everyone can agree that the adventures of Din Djarin and Grogu are a great example of what makes the franchise so great.  In charge of the "Mando-Verse" are Iron Man director Jon Favreau and The Clone Wars boss Dave Filoni. However, what you may not know is that the Armored Avenger played a key role in why The Mandalorian became a reality. During a recent interview with…

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Choose your own adventure with mac and cheese | Taste

I’m here as a macaroni-and-cheese lover, not a macaroni-and-cheese fighter. The title of the following recipe — “The Actual Best Macaroni and Cheese” — clearly indulges in hyperbole, for the actual best macaroni and cheese is, of course, made the way you like it most. In this celebration of gluten and dairy, everybody should be a winner.The love of macaroni and cheese has led me to experiment with different kinds of recipes, from the easy three-ingredient type incorporating evaporated milk, to those with the inclusion of eggs for a more custardy situation, to the likes of Balthazar’s macaroni gratin. Noodle…

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Technical Beta for Thunderful’s Interstellar Platforming Adventure Astronimo Now Available

Thunderful and Coatsink are delighted to announce their upcoming interstellar platforming adventure, Astronimo, which will be launching on Steam later in 2023. Begin your space adventure with friends and sign up for the technical beta which is happening now on Steam until February 27th. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mVvRONEZew Astronimo is a cooperative construction platform puzzler that takes you, and up to three others, out of this world and into a vast solar system, providing expansive creation tools to stretch the bounds of your imagination as you work out how to get back home together. Wave. Play Music. Be a dog in space. Astronimo…

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Kang Conquers Avengers Campus at Disney’s California Adventure

Kang The Conqueror has arrived at Avengers Campus and the heroes are in trouble. Following the premiere of Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, Jonathan Majors is all over the place. And, now that included Disney's California Adventure. Well, not exactly, this variant of the Marvel villain arrived at the part of the park where our heroes team-up with guests for adventures. While only there for a limited time, the villain will enlist willing fans into his schemes to get the upper hand on the Avengers. It's a lot of excitement to witness around the star to MCU Phase 5. Seeing…

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The Maine Gardener’s Hawaiian Adventure, Part 2

Perhaps only in Hawaii could a couple transform 5 acres of a former rock quarry into a thriving organic farm. Kokoleka Lani Farm produces organic soap, chocolate, coffee and more. Their chocolate has been called the best in the world. Greg Colden of Kokoleka Lani Farm with a torch ginger plant. Photo courtesy of Kokoleka Lani Farm In 2005, Greg Colden sold his California insurance company and bought the parcel of land on the hills above Kona on the big island of Hawaii. He moved there with his partner, Marty Corrigan. The pair were backyard gardeners, but had no formal…

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