Collin Barry

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17 Incredible Vacations That Are Even Better For Solo Travelers

What are you waiting for?<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

10 No-Cook Vegetarian Dinners for Summer

Step away from the stove. Don't even think about turning on the oven right now. And, while you're at it, leave your slow cooker where it is, too. Hot …

Leave Your Passport At Home: 13 Exotic Dinner Recipes From Around The World

Whether you’re dreaming of an exotic vacation or just need need help breaking out of your dinner rut, you’re in luck — these dishes will transport your taste buds to faraway lands. And the best part is that they’re all easy to make with everyday supermarket ingredients.<p>1. Middle Eastern Lamb …

Recipes

Essential Hiking Gear Checklist

<b>A real hike is a lot more than just a walk in the park.</b> A real hike has elevation. Seclusion. Wilderness. Serenity. And a real hike requires …

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!

Need cheap-but-amazing vacation inspiration? These are the 10 top free attractions in the US.

Odds are you could use a vacation: Roughy half of adults reported in a recent survey that they have experienced the increasingly common phenomenon of …

Here's How To Grocery Shop Once And Make Lunch All Week For $20

Keep your stomach and your wallet full.

This Easy Sriracha Salad Is a Crowd Favorite—Here's Why Everyone's Obsessed

Bikinis and recipes share one thing in common: Before you try them yourself, you have no idea what they're actually like. And much like the search …

These 8 Summer Breakfasts Will Step Up Your Weight Loss Game

Because your basic oatmeal is getting boring.<p>Got the post-winter breakfast blahs? After long, cold months of chowing down on nothing but oatmeal and hardboiled eggs, you're probably ready to switch up your morning meal for something fresher. Because when you're trying to lose weight, nothing is …

Nutrition

Rick Steves: How to plan a European vacation in eight easy steps

The best travelers aren't those with the fattest wallets, but those who take planning seriously. Jack might jet off to Europe as a free spirit, with no real itinerary — and return home full of complaints about how expensive and stressful it all was. Jill, who travels with good information and a …

Lake District

The Science Behind Effortless Weight Loss | Heleo

“People who are overweight are given the idea that, ‘It’s your fault you’re fat. This is about willpower.’ And it’s not.”<p><b>Dr. Mark Hyman</b> is a …

Weight Loss

World’s Best Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

<i>Learn how to make the world’s best carrot cake! This recipe is so simple but has the absolute best flavor and perfectly moist texture, piled high</i> …

The 9 Pieces of Gear Any Beginner Backpacker Needs

Buying your first backpacking setup can be cost prohibitive and overwhelming—but it doesn’t have to be.<p>This will likely be the first time you are completely in charge of carrying your means to clean water, food, and shelter on your back, and there is an entire industry dedicated to making that …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Cooking More at Home Is About Developing Systems, Not Memorizing Recipes

The recipe community makes it seem like one-and-done type meals are the pinnacle of home cooking. And if you crack open a cookbook or browse a few …

Learn the Basics of Sheet Music with This 5-Minute Video

For non-musicians, sheet music can look incomprehensible. Dots, wavy things, and doodles somehow equate to the written version of music. So how do we …

Take the Plank Challenge to Carve Your Core

We're here to help you challenge your core (you're welcome) with this plank series. It's part of our Jump-Start fitness plan, helping you move every day for two weeks. This challenge uses all sorts of planks to give your arms, abs, back, and butt a great workout. Click here for a printable PDF of …

Workouts

5 Simple Low-Cal Dinners That AREN'T Salad

There are multiple factors that determine whether a meal is healthy or not, but one of the most universally recognized ways to make smarter meal …

40 Cheapest Countries to Visit (On $30 Per Day Or Less!)

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure page for more details.<p>Travel doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, I’ve found …

South-east Asia

Bodyweight Workout: Cycle 2, Week 6, Day 3

<b>The bodyweight workouts require only the space of a yoga mat.</b> This cycle will focus on building up to a one-arm push up over next two 6-week cycles. …

From College Dropout to Wall Street Success Story: 11 Things Winning People Always Do

If you're a parent, it's hard when you don't like your kids' choices. Sometimes you have to step in, like when they're acting illegally or risking their health. But what do you do when your kids simply seem hard-headed, or following a track that doesn't make sense to you?<p>Sometimes, as much as it …

Wall Street

The Full-Body Muscle-Building and Fat-Loss Workout That Works Forever

<i>The 21-Day Transition</i> was developed to give you a buffer period in between more aggressive versions or programs. Constantly beating down the body …

5 Breakfast Recipes That'll Keep You Full for Hours

Do you eat breakfast right when you get out of bed? Or do you wait until your stomach starts growling in the middle of your 11 a.m. meeting? …

Teaching Students Logic Improves Their Logical Reasoning Skills

Newflash: <i>teaching students logic improves their logical reasoning skills—</i>at least according to some new research. You may be thinking, “duh,” but …

One-Pot Italian Chicken & Quinoa Recipe

<i>Made from staple pantry ingredients and a side of chicken, this easy and delicious one-pot meal is a lifesaver on a busy night.</i><p>This is one of those …

Food

How to Cook a Healthy Sheperd's Pie with Yams

The brilliant (and healthy!) 15-minute dinner recipes you’ll want to make every night

You prepped your overnight oats and packed your lunch the night before, but if your stomach is growling by the time you get home from work (or a …

Top 10 Rules You Must Follow To Lose 10 Pounds

Experts say the key to losing weight—and actually keeping off the weight—isn’t a crash diet or starving yourself. Rather, it’s making long-term …

A New Formula for Assessment, Accountability, and Learning

Curriculum Embedded Performance Assessment Should Lie at the Center of Teaching, Learning, and Accountability Yesterday we began exploring the white …