Superstition is a “widely held but irrational belief in supernatural influences, especially as leading to good or bad luck…” In the States, we jump out of the way of black cats, avoid walking beneath ladders and try not to associate anything with the number 13 for fear of bad luck.
The idea behind “The Spouses Speak” series was to ask the same set of questions to spouses across the military branches who have been married to a military member for differing amounts of time.
The tapestry scene in Belgium is entwined with a lengthy history that stretches far past European borders. Tapestries have been used worldwide for centuries. Egyptians used them as shrouds to bury their dead.
Pear season can sometimes feel short and fleeting, but this fruit does a great job of transitioning us from the bold, bright flavors of peach and berry filled summer into the warm, cozy apple season of autumn.
The word “tafelspitz” refers to the tasty cut of beef from the end of the sirloin, commonly known in the United States as tri-tip.
Many of us know the summery tomato-based Panzanella salad as a quintessential example of Tuscan cooking, combining humble, fresh ingredients to create a delicious and flavorful dish.
When traveling in Europe, you take in the sights, sounds, food, and culture. Often, you want to take back memories of the fun times with you. Even better, purchasing gifts for friends and loved ones allows you to share your wonderful experience with others.
Go beyond the infamous pumpkin spice latte to celebrate autumn’s favorite vegetable! This fibrous vegetable is not only made for pumpkin pie.
Ready to make an easy 3-in-1 Mexican dip? This recipe is great for snacks, BBQ, tortilla chips & dip, tacos, nachos, quesadillas, and so much more!

- 2 avocados 
- 2 limes, juiced
- 4 medium tomatoes 
- 1 cilantro bunch
Your credit score matters.
Those three little digits help financial institutions decide whether to give you a loan and on what terms. The higher your score, the less risky you appear to lenders — and that means you'll pay less interest.
Fall can be the perfect time to start delving into crafts, particularly beginner woodworking. With perfect temperatures and abundant sunshine, autumn allows everyone some time outside.
Ah, fall! Whether you are on team apple or team pumpkin spice, there are about a million options for amazing recipes to be trying now that cooler weather has arrived. We’ll save pumpkin spice for another day. For now, get ready to pick some fresh apples and get cooking! 
Sometimes you just want something new to spice up the decor in your house, but you can’t find exactly what you are looking for. Never fear! Oftentimes, you can make adorable decorations yourself using supplies found at various discount and craft stores.
Cattle drives invoke images harkening back to the Old West.
Fall in Germany is the best time of the year to sample the harvest’s best in wine and beer at farm, folk and city festivals that pop up all over the place.
Everyone is familiar with Germany’s most popular annual event, Oktoberfest. It’s food, fun, cheers, and well, a lot of beer.