Amie Stearns

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26 Books to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Self-improvement often comes from the penned wisdom of others.<p>Highly successful people typically work hard, practice the right habits every day and strive for self-improvement, with the latter often coming in the form of a book. If reading is something you're willing to do to sharpen yourself, take …

Financial Services

12 Dinners You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

Chances are, that muffin tin you've got hanging around has some seriously untapped potential. They may be designed to bake up batches of muffins and …

This is the best free thing to do in every state in America

There’s nothing like the feeling of doing something thrilling without ever opening your wallet. Whether it’s hiking a trail to a hidden hot spring or …

Mississippi River

Start Your Own Four-Season Garden - Organic Gardening

You can garden year round in a small space or container garden. This is called four season gardening. You need to grow the right vegetables for the …

Gardening

Forget the cruise — here’s why you should take a road trip through Alaska

Oprah may be having the time of her life cruising in Alaska, but in my opinion, she’s doing it wrong. To cover the most ground and actually see the …

National Parks

This Is the Most Popular Slaw Recipe on Pinterest

When it comes to summertime favorites, grilled cheeseburgers, buttery lobster, and icy margaritas seem to grab the spotlight. But they can't handle …

The 15 Most Beautiful Places To Visit In California

California dreamin' hard.<p>The Golden State stretches 840 miles long, boasting a truly diverse range of geography. Whether you want to hit the beach, the desert, the mountains, or even an urban city, you can find it all among these most-gorgeous-of-all destinations. Who's down for a road trip?!

California

18 dinner recipes that require absolutely no planning ahead

It's the afternoon and I haven't planned dinner for tonight (or tomorrow, or the night after). That means I want to pick up groceries (a minimal …

Healthy Grilled Chicken-and-Rice Foil Packs

If you're looking to grill something besides burgers and dogs on your next campout, this low-fat chicken dinner will do the trick. Be sure to use …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

Canada by Rail: 5 Great Canadian Train Adventures

While a traditional road trip has its charms, a Canadian train adventure allows you to ride through the Rockies, explore the remote north and wind …

Trains

14 Protein-Packed Dinners Made With A Can Of Chickpeas

Did you know chickpeas have 15 grams of protein PER CUP?! That's about 30% of your daily intake!

7 Veggie Bakes That Can Be Tossed Together in 20 Minutes or Less

Every once in a while, we like to go all out, taking our time to prepare a fancy meal and maybe even an app or dessert too. But most nights? It’s all …

19 Portable Breakfasts You Can Meal-Prep (a.k.a. the Best of Both Worlds)

Raise your hand if breakfast usually means scarfing down a bowl of cereal before rushing out the door. Or a donut off that tray in the office’s …

Breakfast

These Chickpea–Sweet Potato Burgers Will Rock Your #MeatlessMonday

Say goodbye to frozen old veggie burger patties. Not only is this meatless sweet potato-chickpea combo burger super tasty, it's full of tons of …

Canadian Rockies: These photos of its natural wonders will blow you away

After a long freezing winter in Alberta, spring comes as a welcome relief. However this is a variable time of the year in this part of the world. One …

Hiking

What You Need to Know About RV Fire Safety

What You Need to Know About RV Fire Safety<p>Updated on May 13, 2017<p>My former husband (now deceased) was a professional firefighter who also traveled …

RVs

Episode 139: Paying Jobs for RVers

Episode 139: Paying Jobs for RVers Would you like to leave your current job and fulltime in an RV? Or perhaps you’re retired and would like to travel …

12 Pet-Friendly National Parks You Need to Visit with Your Dog

Summer is the perfect time to explore the bounty of nature in America’s incredible national park system with your whole family—including the dog. …

10 Best American Road Trips to Take this Summer

Looking for a road trip to take this summer, but don’t want to take the classic LA to SF route or the overdone cross-country extravaganza? We’ve …

Hiking

Uncover the secrets of America's most insanely beautiful hidden beaches

Head to the Natural Bridge section of Samuel H. Boardman State Park and hike the trail that leads you across the natural bridge itself; the waves …

Hiking

How We Go About Choosing Campgrounds

How We Choose Campgrounds<p>What's The Big Deal?<p>Well, as full-time RVers, where we park is very important to us. Part of the beauty of the lifestyle for …

Road Trip through Utah's National Parks

TravelUtah's National Parks<p>This road trip will take you through tall hoodoos, epic arches, and more otherworldly landscapes.<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> McCarran International, Las Vegas<p>This multiday adventure on remote byways is a journey through the slickrock heart of the American West, linking Utah’s five …

National Parks

RV Diaries: Stephanie Foden's Instagram takeover

Check out this imagery from a five-month road trip through remote corners of Canada in a crumbling motorhome<p>12view slideshowPhotos<p>This is Stephanie …

Motorhomes

10 Hidden Beaches In North America You Never Thought To Visit

Top Hidden Beaches In North America<p>In "News"<p>North Carolina’s Carova Beach is hidden away in the Outer Banks, and is only accessible by boat or by …

Hot Springs

8 most romantic camping destinations in America

The most romantic camping destinations in the US are all about sharing the love of the outdoors with someone special!<p>As long as your love’s idea of …

The 10 Best Beaches In The United States

The 10 Best Beaches In The United States<p>In "News"<p>If you live in NYC, it is necessary to escape the city at times. Two hours (without traffic…which …

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

More vegetables, less work: Lessons from the mother of mulch

The famous gardener Ruth Stout did not invent mulch. By her account, God did.<p>Leaves that fall — and other organic materials — feed the soil through their decomposition, protect it from erosion and drought, and sustain soil creatures that aerate it. By placing such materials around plants, a …

Gardening

Do You Love Outdoor Life? Then You Need To Have This Little Wind Turbine

Introducing the Micro Wind Turbine from Nils Ferber. While renewable energy sources are a fantastic way to harvest free energy, they are often rather …