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Natural 'Firefall' phenomenon captured in wild photographs

Each year in February, if the conditions are just right, Yosemite National Park's Horsetail Fall will glow bright orange for a phenomenon fans call …

National Parks

Why My Completely Open, Boundary-Free Relationship Works

While some may think there's a limit to the amount of love one can give, I discovered in London that the more my family expands, the more I feel the opposite is true.<p>In November, after learning Donald Trump had won the election, I impulsively bought a roundtrip ticket to London, leaving in January. …

Artists

Maintain Your Relationship By Treating It Like a Bank Account

Sharing your finances is a tough topic in itself, but thankfully we’re talking metaphorically today. If you want to maintain a healthy relationship, …

Happiness

Ask Polly: I Got Sick, Dumped, and Fired. What Now?

Get Ask Polly delivered weekly.<p><b>Dear Polly,</b><p>I am in the worst place right now. A year ago, I was in an exciting new relationship with a guy that I …

Relationships

A brief history of art and eroticism - CNN Style

Olivier Zahm is a photographer, critic and editor-in-chief of Purple magazine.<p>In the history of Western art, the erotic has long been hidden, ignored or condemned.<p>For centuries, one had to look to mythological or even religious works for representations of the naked body, even a mere breast -- a …

Artists

When I ask someone out, I give them the chance to reject me

I used to play games. I’d wait to text back. I’d pretend I was busier than I actually was. I made it seem like I wasn’t that interested, when the truth was, I had already conjured up a dozen romantic ways I wanted to propose.<p>It required a lot of work. A lot of white (or flat-out) lies. I doubt it …

Relationships

This Is the Best Way to Burn Calories (Without Doing Cardio)

As millions of people working traditional desk jobs can attest to, stretching is one of the only workouts one can realistically fit in at the end of …

Spiced Mini Carrot Cake [Vegan] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Dessert

This company is offering paid ‘puppy leave’ for new dog owners

Owning a new dog is very much like being a full-time parent.<p>You’re rudely awoken every night by anxious baby barks. They demand to be constantly fed. …

The Very Best Apps for Saving Money Effortlessly

Saving money is fun! Just kidding, it’s honestly pretty annoying since it requires a delicate amount of personal control and the temporary …

Personal Finance

11 amazing butt exercises you've never tried before

We're living in a golden era for the booty. And if you're looking to #werq those muscles (better known as the glutes), you've got a <i>ton</i> of options that go way beyond your standard squat. Where to start? We consulted master trainer Courtney Paul, founder of the CPX Experience, who gave us 11 moves …

The Importance of Impasto in Painting

January 31, 2017<p>Alias of Ksenija Pantelić<p>Even though the <b>impasto</b> painting method has been around for as long as painting, for many years the goal was …

Art

Feel exhausted all the time? These could be the reasons why

Feel the energy slump? If you’re constantly tired, finding reasons not to exercise, aren’t waking up feeling fresh, then chances are that there is an …

9 gear-free full-body workout exercises for a stronger, leaner you | NOLA.com

We've collaborated with New Orleans area workout pros to design a creative, do-anywhere full-body workout that requires zero gear to make it easier …

How to protect yourself from the Netgear router hack

Two newly discovered vulnerabilities may put your network at risk. Here's what you need to know and how you can protect yourself.<p>Do you own a Netgear router? Today you might be experiencing a little Net<i>fear</i>. According to a new report from a Trustwave researcher, some 31 router models may be …

The Secret to Keeping Your Goals When You Have Zero Willpower

Don't worry, this is not another New Year's resolutions how-to article. This is a beautiful challenge to be accepted, a desperate call to action, and …

Self-improvement

This Powerful Leg Exercise Will Sculpt and Tone With No Equipment

Get ready to work the hips and glutes with this simple at-home move, all while getting your heart rate up for some cardio. Let's do this!<p>Here's how to do the lateral shuffle with a touch — it'll work your hip flexors, quads, calves, hamstrings, glutes, AND your abs!<p>Keeping a tight core and a soft …

Eight Bad Habits You Must Break To Be More Productive

Nothing sabotages your productivity quite like bad habits. They are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don’t even notice the damage they’re causing.<p>Bad habits slow you down, decrease your accuracy, make you less creative, and stifle your performance. Getting control of your bad habits …

Time Management

How to run: everything you need to know

Whether you are new to running or want to improve your pace, here’s how to get going<p>Why I run: ‘It’s painful, repetitive, boring. And afterwards, you’re fully alive’<p>Running is a fantastic way to get fit. You don’t need much kit, you can do it anywhere (within reason) and it’s available to you all …

Marathons

15 stunning examples of interior design using natural stone

Successful interior design creates aesthetically pleasing and healthy indoor environments that enhance how we live, work, and play. Since many of us …

James Corden addresses Trump’s travel ban by effortlessly walking through airport security as a white immigrant

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gkDttnoh9Is&w=640&h=390]As the host of The Late Late Show, James Corden is known more for Carpool Karaoke …

James Corden

12 lessons from President Donald Trump’s hectic, consequential first week

WASHINGTON—As much of the world alternated between gasping at this week’s White House news and taking mental health breaks from it, Bobby Steele was …

Prediction: This Is Where Every Fashion-Obsessed Traveler Will Go in 2017

If there's one thing we love more than travel, it's flying halfway around the world to go shopping. While sun-drenched locations are the ultimate …

Broccoli Pesto Pasta

This pesto pasta recipe gets heft (and a side of veggies) from the addition of broccoli to the purée. They won’t know it’s there unless you tell them...wink wink.<p>Ingredients<p>1 head of broccoli (about 8 oz.)<p>Kosher salt<p>6 ounces orecchiette or other short pasta<p>½ cup grated Parmesan<p>½ cup (packed) fresh …

Broccoli

The Best Eye Shadows to Play Up Your Blue Eyes

Truth be told, blue eyes are completely striking on their own, but eyeshadows in warm shades are especially great for amping up their …

7 Genius Napping Inventions To Get You Through Monday

😴 💤<p>You know the only thing worse than a Monday? A Monday after a holiday weekend. After stuffing our faces for four days, the last thing we want to do is wake up and go to work. We're so sleepy.<p>But not to worry, we think we've got things covered. If we have to be at the office, we may as well …

Articles about australian bungalow modern addition on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple planning for an investment property in Austin ended up with a home that was too terrific to let go.<p>Working creatively to meet strict preservation codes, architect Roberto de Leon affixes a modern annex onto a historic Louisville...<p>We believe that building a new addition (or many) to your …

Victoria (Australia)

Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

What's better than cookies? Chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies, of course. That's why they are the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to</i> …

Dessert

Articles about new slant on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Seattle, where others saw only a severe slope and lack of municipal hookups, one couple spotted their ticket to their dream...<p>Taking inspiration from barns, warehouses, Case Study Houses, and Japanese residential architecture, architect Marcus Lee and his...<p>We are not afraid of change.<p>Uni, an …

New Orleans