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The 50 Children's Books That Should Be in Every Family Library

The gang's all here: old favorites, newer gems, and some YA novels for the older kids (and, yes, you too).<p>The gang's all here: old favorites, newer gems, and some YA novels for the older kids (and, yes, you too).

The 12 Best Foods to Eat When You Hit a Weight-Loss Plateau

Your scale is going to love this grocery list.<p><b>RELATED:</b> Find Out How You Can Lose 30 Pounds in 30 Days<p>RELATED: Shed Pounds and Inches Fast with This 5-Point Plan

25 Gorgeous Hikes You Have to Do in Your Lifetime

Allow us to introduce you to your hiking bucket list<p>Research shows that spending time outside is vital to our health—and that exercising outdoors is more satisfying and can burn more calories. Luckily, you can get a workout and a hefty dose of vitamin N at the same time by hiking. These 25 …

23 Reasons Fall Is Better in the Country

You don't have to drive to see the leaves — just step out the front door.<p>There's really no hiding it: We're absolutely obsessed with <i>everything</i> autumn. And from cooking seasonal food to taking in the gorgeous scenery, fall is just better when enjoyed in the countryside.

10 Cozy Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.<p>It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.

Tone Your Abs on a Mat: 5 Moves Better Than Crunches

Feel the burn, skip the crunches.<p>The mat is a great place to sculpt sexy abs. What's not so great? Only doing crunches—which utilize just a portion of your core muscles—to tone up. So we put together five intense and efficient core-strengthening moves that target <i>all</i> the regions of your abs. Here's …

Early Academic Training Does Pre-Schoolers No Favors

.There are two fears stalking today’s parents:1 – That their child will be kidnapped and killed by a stranger, or2 – Won’t get into …

These Are the Best Workouts for Every Part of Your Bod

They say health is wealth, and fitting in regular exercise is an essential part of the plan. But for workout newbies, the fitness world can seem like a terribly intimidating place, especially when you’re crunched on time. We asked Re:Make 2015 speaker (get your tickets here!) and Blogilates founder …

An Amazing Barn Is Hiding Behind This Farmhouse

And it's not the red clapboard kind you might expect. Not at all.<p>Sometimes the most unlikely combinations end up being our favorites: Oreos and peanut butter, Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden, and now this stunning property that brings together a rustic farmhouse and ultra modern barn to stunning …

How to Make the Perfect Terrarium (and Keep It Alive!)

Even if you don't have much of a green thumb, terrariums act as small, self-sustaining ecosystems all on their own. But maintaining one is as much a work of art as it is an experiment in science. To help, senior garden editor Todd Carr shares five of his secret techniques for growing a garden under …

5 Habits That Will Attract More Positivity Into Your Life

One year ago, I was at a point in my life when everything seemed negative. I had just lost my job after nearly a decade. I was facing the prospect of a career change in my mid-40s, or doing the same type of work that had been making me miserable for past several years.<p>I'd been neglecting my health …

400+ Back to School Crafts

Shares 1<p>It’s just about time to head <b>back to school</b>! Make the transition fun with crafts, treats, and activities that get kids excited about school. …

Wall Art

25 Gorgeous American Lighthouses

Let these iconic beacons guide you to some of the most breathtaking scenery in the U.S. Here, Budget Travel readers share some of their favorite …

A Tiny House That's Big on Glass

This rustic retreat is made almost entirely out of reclaimed materials.<p>Tiny houses are, by nature of being small, easier on the environment than their more traditional counterparts. And when they're built out of scavenged materials, you've got a home even the most enthusiastic treehugger could love.<p>…

Off-grid

56 New Ways to Repurpose a Mason Jar This Summer

We know, we know, Mason jars again? Believe it or not, this uber-versatile craft goodie is still being reinvented. From summer cocktail glasses to hanging planters and even mosquito-fighting candles, your collection of mason jars can take on a new meaning with just a simple dip of paint and a bit …

The Best Workout for a Toned, Tight Butt

Trust us on this: This is a workout you should seriously get behind<p>Blast unwanted fat and create a knockout butt with this two-phase program from Perkins. First, the "Wake 'Em Up" body-weight exercises are designed to light up your central nervous system and get your glutes primed and ready. …

An All-Squat Workout for a Lower-Body That Just Won't Quit

Get low, get low, get low, get low.<p>In case you didn't know, squats are kind of a big deal. When done right, they have the power to keep your hip joints healthy and sculpt an incredible bod. They're pretty much the ultimate move—especially when you do them in new ways.<p>Changing up the types of squats …

A Killer Thigh and Ab Workout You Can Do at Home

<i>By Kristin Tice Studeman for Style.com.</i><p><i>(photo: courtesy of Adidas)</i><p>Sometimes, making it to the gym just isn't going to happen. Instead of throwing in the towel, try these at-home exercises created by Nicole Winhoffer, new global trainer for Adidas and ambassador for Adidas by Stella McCartney. After …

Father and Daughter Find Adorable Baby Foxes in Their Backyard

A New Jersey homeowner was fortunate enough to find a delightfully cute surprise in his backyard–a litter of baby foxes! Philip Wang and his daughter Alice discovered the little kits on their 7-acre property in Princeton, NJ. The pair photographed the adorable foxes as they dozed together, played …

The Butt Workout That'll Lift, Tone, Tighten - and Turn Heads

Firm up your booty and tighten your abs with these ten targeted moves<p>Ready to work your booty? We've got ten moves that'll blast your buns (and work your abs while you're at it). Follow along with this workout—first do the four warmup moves, and then get down to the hard work with three killer …

7 Reasons Your Boobs Hurt

And how to deal with this super-annoying soreness.<p>When your girls get tender and don't-touch-me sore, yes, it's annoying, but it's generally no cause for concern. Here's a look at several common (read normal) reasons your girls may be screaming out, and how to give them some much-needed TLC.<p><b>You're</b> …

Women's Health

Women Who Do THIS Workout Have the Most Sex

Can you guess which fitness routine leads to the most frisking?<p>Being a CrossFit junkie has its perks—and we're not just talking about being able to do pullups and lift crazy heavy weights above your head. According to the results of Match's fifth-annual Singles in America survey, unattached people …

7 Post-Workout Mistakes You're Probably Making

Any trainer will tell you that the real progress happens after you hit the gym (that's when your muscles are recovering and rebuilding). But are you undermining your own efforts?

Workouts

The Miranda Lambert Workout: Get Fit Anywhere, Anytime

Never miss a workout with this travel-friendly routine from Miranda Lambert's trainer.<p>When you're on the road as much as Miranda is—or simply away a lot during the summer—staying in great shape can be challenging. "You have to be creative with what you have and with your environment," says her …

15 Rockin’ Recipes Made With Pantry Staples

If the next snow, rain or wind storm takes you by surprise and leaves you housebound, not to worry. With a pantry full of essentials, you can eat well for days. This collection of 15 recipes relies heavily on things like canned veggies and beans, pasta and grains and the odd fridge find. With such …

How to Eat Clean and Get Active for 1 Year!

How would you like to add three simple changes in your life to make this year even better? Even better, you can start this program anytime during the year!<p><b>Clean Eating:</b><p><b>Here's the trick to shifting your diet to a more balanced and clean routine.</b><p><b>Start small.</b> Many of us go "all in" before really …

The 21 Best Bodyweight Exercises for a Strong Core

We've proven that achieving six-pack abs <i>is</i> possible (if not enjoyable), but getting a stronger core doesn't have to involve shunning carbs and …

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19 photographs that will convince you to visit the world's happiest country

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.