Jen Karetnick

Jen Karetnick

Lifestyle journalist, poet, author

I specialize in food/drink, travel, education, parenting, health/medicine, fitness, culture, arts/lit, home/garden, and Florida. Two MFAs; 16 books. The 500 Hidden Secrets of Miami forthcoming 9/17.

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Travel Ireland and take a hawk walk

Take a trip to Old World Ireland, where many a castle has been converted into a lavish resort. And if you also relish a good tromp through muddy forests, holding up bits of raw chicken in a gloved fist to entice a bird of prey as it comes hurtling out of the azure sky, then narrow your Ireland traveling to Dromoland Castle Resort & Country Club in County Clare. Here's where you can take a hawk walk while getting a bird's-eye view of the Ireland resort.

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Flavorful cocktail trend: Cocktail recipes using bitters

Though originating as medicinal concoctions, bitters have become increasingly popular in cocktails, particularly digestifs. Here are some flavorful cocktails using bitters.

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Exotic foods: Cooking wild at home

Bring the exotic home to your kitchen with these sumptuous wild game recipes from South Africa.

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Get fit with kiteboarding

Learn why kiteboarding, also known as kitesurfing, is becoming a popular way for women to stay fit.