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15 Camping Hacks That Will Make You a Campsite Pro

<b>The snowline is receding.</b> The nights are getting warmer. And when the weekend comes, you're starting to wonder why you’re sleeping at home.<p>These are …

The Northern Forest Canoe Trail: A Trail Less Traveled

The water trail not only attracts paddling enthusiasts, but some Appalachian Trail thru-hikers have also thru-paddled the Northern Forest Canoe, a …

Hiking

Don't Just Network — Build Your 'Meaningful Network' to Maximize Your Impact

XO Group CEO Mike Steib built his fast-track career on the power of his network. Here's his incredibly granular and specific advice for how to do the …

HIIT

The Best Places to Visit For the Day In and Near San Diego County

One of the great things about living in San Diego is the diverse offerings that the region has to offer -- San Diego county spans from the Pacific …

12 Questions That Will Change Your Life

The instinct is to look for answers, but the truth is that questions that teach us most. It can also be that the rhetorical questions — the ones that …

Nick Saban

This 1 Habit Will Make You More Creative and Happier (if You Can Stand It) | Inc.com

What if there was one simple thing you could do that cost nothing and took no extra time, that would make you much more creative than you are now? What if it would also make you sleep better, and perhaps happier in general. Would you do it?<p>Well here it is: Put away your smartphone. Not all the …

Social Media

80 handy iPhoto tips and tricks

Probably the best tip we can give you for a happy iPhoto life, is to try and take good pictures in the first place.<p>So we'll kick off with 20 top tips …

25 Organizing and Decluttering Tips to Simplify Your Life

25 Organizing and Decluttering Tips to Simplify Your Life<p>Updated on April 18, 2016<p>Have you ever sat looking at the mound of papers on your desk …

Minimalism

Parents of successful kids have these 12 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Self-improvement

Tips to Teach Kindness to Your Kids, According to Doctors

Children are listening.<p>During the election, messages of hate, fear and intolerance were propagated across different media and into communities. And …

Southern Poverty Law Center

year-old self — and anyone can use his advice for success

All this month across Virgin.com we're focusing on youth, with the aim to empower young people to follow their dreams and engage with society in a positive way - plus we're hoping to learn a thing or two from them along the way.<p>This topic got me reflecting on a letter I wrote last year, to a …

Richard Branson

A former Navy SEAL commander says you can transform your life with 5 simple choices in the next 24 hours

As commander of US Navy SEAL Team 3's "Task Unit Bruiser," the most highly decorated special-operations unit of the Iraq War, Jocko Willink learned what it takes to lead people in incredibly dangerous and complex situations.<p>The mantra that Willink instilled into his men was "Discipline Equals …

Athletic Apparel

Pinterest Opens Up 5,000 Interest Categories for Ad Targeting

Pinterest is pinning its advertising goals on more targeted categories.<p>Last year, Pinterest acquired a deep-linking startup called URX, which has now …

Marketing

Brené Brown: America’s Crisis Of Disconnection Runs Deeper Than Politics

Our national self-sorting into liberal and conservative enclaves is tracking with rising rates of loneliness. Why, and at what cost?<p>For 20 years, I’ve taught at the University of Houston, the most racially and ethnically diverse research university in the United States. I recently asked my class of …

Psychology

10 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting Glacier National Park

It's not as frequented as the Grand Canyon or Great Smoky Mountains, but Glacier National Park is one of the most spectacular spots in the United …

Why you should garden with your kids

“Mom, can I have some more peas?” asked my nephew during dinner. I marveled that a eight year old boy would ask for second helpings for vegetables …

How to attract songbirds to your yard

Birdsong is a wonderful way to wake up in the morning. When I began to attract birds to my yard, it was by accident. I wasn’t interested in birds; I …

The Eight Sexiest Words in Marriage

After twenty five years of marriage, my husband Tom and I have discovered eight words that we find far more heart-warming and sexy than “I love you.” …

The Devil’s Chair Moderate

A moderate trek around one of the most breathtaking natural landmarks in the region. A hike to Devil’s Chair gives you panoramic views of what …

11 things you need to know before going on your first safari

Before my first trip to Kenya, I’d done a little reading, but nothing could have really prepared me for what I was about to experience. When our tiny …

Wildlife

The 20 questions that will save your relationship

Everyone in a long-term relationship knows there’s a price to be paid for security. All-night sex sessions are traded for a good night’s sleep, and “lovey-dovey” chats cede to logistical briefings. (When did you last have a conversation that didn’t end with: “You forgot to buy BIN BAGS?!”) As the …

50 Adventures in 50 States

From hiking volcanic cliffs to racing down snow-capped mountains, take a look at the greatest adventures across the country.<p>Adventure enthusiasts from all over the world travel to the United States to explore stunning national parks, trek iconic trails, and immerse themselves in America’s vast …

13 Useful Apps for Off the Grid Adventures

These wifi-free apps were designed with remote areas in mind.<p>Though purists may say nothing can replace a printed topographic map, the world’s leading smartphone apps are getting close. Technology is making it easier than ever to get lost in an adventure without getting lost in the wilderness, and …

7 things I learned about Gmail working at Google

My first day at Google in 2011 felt a bit like joining Hogwarts: you’re excited and not entirely sure what you’ll be doing!<p>I was happy to do anything and learn in the process! For the next two years, I was lucky enough to train Google employees on Gmail and to pitch Gmail to companies of all …

A Plan For Raising Brilliant Kids, According To Science

<i>Since NPR Ed first published this piece last year, it has become one of our most popular posts of all time. And since then, there has been a little anecdotal proof of concept for these parenting theories:</i><p><i>Kathy Pasek, one of the authors interviewed, has a son named Benj Pasek. He is a composer who,</i> …

Native Americans

13 Questions That Will Change Your Life

A great life runs on questions, not answers.<p>When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s often the result of not asking yourself …

Self-improvement

Those who leave home, and those who stay - Vox

How we’re sorted into these groups.<p>In the late 2000s, some researchers had a novel idea: They would "crash" a few dozen high school reunions and interview more than 300 people.<p>The goal was to figure out why people returned to their rural hometowns after leaving for whatever reason.<p>But John …

Pew Research Center

Never Heard Of 'Dry Drowning?' What You Need To Know About The Deadly Condition

<b>The Question:</b> Dry drowning was recently ruled as the suspected cause of death for a 4-year-old boy from Texas. What is this medical condition and what are the signs that someone might be suffering from it?<p><b>The Answer:</b> We don’t yet know what happened in the tragic case of the child in Texas, but …

Disability

Five strategies for getting kids off devices

Ever try to pry a tablet from sticky fingers? Check out these tips to avoid the tantrum<p>"Just a sec," say nine out of 10 parents answering an email when their kid asks them for something. If it's hard for <i>us</i> to jump out of the digital world, just imagine you're 3 and the lines between fantasy and …

Kids

The One Instagram Hashtag Strategy That Works for Anyone

Imagine Instagram as a huge hotel full of guests. Your Instagram profile is just one of millions of rooms somewhere up on the twenty thousandth …

Marketing