Bem Chesler

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40 Genius Hacks For Camping

6. Repurpose a coffee can into protective toilet paper holder.<p>7. Top your match holder with sandpaper.<p>8. Bake tasty camping-style crescent rolls!<p>9. …

The Top 10 Outdoor Adventures in Newfoundland

Newfoundland is a phenomenal province to visit for outdoor adventures. Not only is the scenery exceptional, especially along the coast and in Gros …

Vacationing in Iran: To Go or Not to Go?

<i>Photo Credit: Shutterstock/Borna_Mirahmadian</i><p><b>By Nicolle Monico</b><p>Last week, <i>NPR</i> broadcast a story entitled <i>'You Are Invited': Isolated Iran Seeks Foreign Tourists</i>, which juxtaposed the revolution's slogan, "Death to America," with its current international tourism campaign inviting foreigners (even …

Top 10: Photos: World's Best Picnic Spots

Have a snack while you're soaking in the sights. Here are some of the most beautiful spots for a picnic.

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Urban Without Limits: Finding Adventure in America's Big Cities

Urban life is a thrill, but it can lose its luster when you're stuck in the same old routine. This month, we remake the metropolis in our own active image, celebrating the new, the cool, and the classic, with an emphasis on nonstop adventure, sports, and style. Join the revolution: <i>Outside</i> is going …

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Fundable acquires advice site for entrepreneurs, builds ‘startup launch platform’ called Startups.co

<i>Update 12:25pm Pacific: Clarity has raised $1.6 million, not $2.7 million, since 2012. We’ve corrected the story.</i><p>Fundable, a crowdfunding site meant to help groups of people invest in early-stage startups, has acquired an expert-advice site for entrepreneurs, Clarity.<p>Clarity will be combined with …

6 Reasons Why You'll Know It's Time to Move Overseas

How many times have you said you're going to do something but change your mind at the last minute? It might be a spontaneous pledge, a throw-away comment or spur-of-the-moment remark but the result is usually the same.<p>Because taking a leap of faith is <i>hard,</i> particularly when it means life might …

The Best California Weekend Road Trips

There is something really harsh about the beginning of a new year. We all need something to look forward to. Are you ready to get out of town? While you may not be able to take time off from work, there's always the weekend. Hop in the car, put on your favorite music playlist and drive to one of …

The Best Spots in the World to Be Naked

<i>By Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Because showing up naked to Wednesday-night volleyball is almost never received as well as you'd hope (even if the hot setter is wearing a "Co-ed Naked Volleyball" tee), here's a guide to the best -- and most welcoming -- places in the world to let it all …

Buffalo Wing Popcorn

12 Servings<p>Why this spicy caramel popcorn didn’t already exist, we have no idea.<p>February 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>8 cups popped plain popcorn (from ½ cup kernels)<p>¾ cup sugar<p>¼ cup Frank’s Red Hot Original sauce<p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>…

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31 Delicious Things To Cook In December

The best way to stay warm is to start eating and drinking and never stop.

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Banff National Park

This Canadian park boasts some of the world's finest unspoiled ecosystems.<p><b>Location:</b> Alberta <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1885 <b><br>Size:</b> 1,641,027 acres<p>Simplicity marks the origin of Banff—Canada’s first national park. In 1883, on the slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, three railway workers discovered a natural …

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Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

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4 Things You Need to Accelerate America’s Organic Food Supply

Farm-to-table isn’t happening nearly fast enough.<p>Sales of organic products have increased to $35 billion in 2013, according to the Organic Trade Association, but experts say production has not kept pace. That’s not surprising: Slow food enthusiasts are almost, by definition, sworn enemies of …

Quaint Fishing Village Reine Will Make You Want To Run Off To Norway Immediately

Have you ever felt the urge to escape it all, run off to Norway and hole up in a converted red fisherman's cottage?<p>No, you have not? Perhaps that's because you haven't seen Reine, the Norwegian fishing village with an estimated population of just about 300. The village is nestled in the Lofoten …

33 Fall Weeknight Meals You Can Make in an Hour or Less

From roasted chicken to winter squash pasta, here are 33 quick weeknight meals for fall.<p><b>Pasta, winter squash, roast chicken—fall is the best time for weeknight cooking</b>. Plan your entire week's worth of dinners with these 33 meals, each of which can be made in an hour or less.

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