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Hundreds of thousands of migrants owe their lives to one number saved on speed dial

Last year more than a million migrants and refugees risked their lives in overcrowded, often barely seaworthy boats to cross the Mediterranean. Most of them were Syrians, making the trip from Turkey to Greece in an attempt to get inside the borders of the European Union. 1,233 more words

Castelldefels, Spain

When Husband and I married almost 16 years ago, we knew we’d eventually have kids. What we didn’t know is that we’d have our first one almost two years to the day after we got hitched. 1,574 more words

Fun

Mediterranean diet best for a healthy heart

As per a study in Harvard School of Public Health, the Mediteranean diet reduces risk of heart disease. “Our study adds more evidence showing the health benefits of a Mediterranean diet, even after adjusting for exercise and body weight,” said Stefanos Kales, associate professor in the Department of Environmental Health at HSPH and chief of occupational and environmental medicine at CHA.  286 more words

Food

Migrant deaths over Mediterranean spike as smuggling persists: report

BERLIN – New and more dangerous smuggling practices and attempts to reach Europe by riskier routes have led to a spike in the number of migrants dying as they attempt to cross the Mediterranean, according to a new analysis released Tuesday. 514 more words

World

Penne Tofu with Impostor Alfredo

Where do newlyweds go on their honeymoon? To all kinds or romantic places, right? And what is more romantic than Rome, where even the word… 783 more words

Kosher Cooking

Fat Pasha, Mediterranean Comfort at the Hands of Anthony Rose

It was two years ago when I first tasted the foods from the kitchen of Anthony Rose. The flavours from Rose & Sons still stick with me… along with descriptions of eggs being “soft and sexy”. 437 more words

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