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The only 5 exercises you need to get fit

The only 5 exercises you need to get fit<p>We all want to start a fitness regime, but with our busy lives it becomes difficult, we feel it is a time …

Workouts

How to get rid of love handles

But while shifting your lifestyle and altering your fitness regimen are essential for overhauling your physique, nothing is more vital to eliminating …

How to Take Great Landscape Photos Even With Gray Skies

When you think of the sky in landscape photos, I bet you think of gorgeous sunsets full of luscious, vivid colors or puffy clouds floating over a …

5 Iceland Adventures That are Ready for Instagram

Iceland is quickly becoming one of the top tourist stops in the world, especially if you’re a shutterbug. From hot springs to glaciers, your trip …

Mobile Photography

How to photograph the stars: 9 steps to stunning night images

If you’re lucky to see stars where you live, or you’re camping outdoors this summer, photographing the night sky can yield spectacular results. With …

Landscape Photography

If You Prioritize Your 2018 Goals This Way, You'll Reach Every Single One of Them

Goals only get achieved when you prioritize them the right way.<p>I am obsessive about the goals I set.<p>Each year, right around Thanksgiving, I start reflecting. I can't help it. Growing up in the Midwest, this is the time of year when the cold settles in, the trees turn colors, and then bare. The …

Winter Fashion

Make a jerry can travel bar

Many a travel bar has passed through my hands over the years, but none as badass as this one. Tom of Well Done Tips has taken a new 20-liter jerry …

79 Airbnbs That Will Blow Your Mind (Not Your Budget)

There are holiday rentals, and then there are holiday rentals so unique, they’ll make you laugh and squeal with excitement. And, while Airbnb has …

Frank Lloyd Wright

7 modern cabins you can book on Airbnb right now, to unplug in style

The first whiff of actual cold air and my Pinterest feed starts to mirror some sort of lumberjack-fantasy mood board.<p>Honestly, the only thing I can …

The ultimate guide to learning anything faster

<i>“If only I learned about investing when I was still in my early twenties…”</i><p>If only.<p>For many of us, there are more things we want to learn than we have time.<p>As information becomes more readily accesible online, the number of things we want to learn is only continuing to increase. And the only …

Self-improvement

Why You Feel Lousy After a Long Flight

Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt the long-haul hangover. You know the feeling — after spending several hours on the plane, you pull yourself onto …

Dogs Really Do Pull Faces to Communicate With Us, Says New Study

When you're not around? Deadpan.<p>Dogs are much more facially expressive when they're around their human friends than when they're by themselves or …

Pets

These Are the Ciders You Should Be Drinking This Fall

Skip the pumpkin beer. Have a cider.<p>Even though people have been enjoying apple cider for ages (we’re talking waaaaaay before Jesus), cider has only begun attracting a major following in America in the last few years. It’s partially because of everyone’s obsession with your old friend gluten, and …

What works with Amazon Alexa?

Amazon Alexa Compatible Products<p>Filter results<p>iDevices Dimmer Switch<p>iDevices Dimmer Switch<p>Read review<p>$89.99 at Amazon.com<p>iDevices Outdoor Switch<p>A weather-rated version of the iDevices Switch, which works with Alexa.<p>iDevices Outdoor Switch<p>A weather-rated version of the iDevices Switch, which works …

Smart Homes

How to Get Ryan Gosling's Blade Runner 2049 Haircut

Sometimes the sequel is better than the original.<p>Here's what's going to happen when you watch <i>Blade Runner 2049</i>: You'll enjoy the visuals; the acting will be good enough not to spoil it; and it will be fun to inhabit a dystopian future that's dangerous and cool instead of the future we're currently …

Inside a Pro Surfer’s Idyllic Life in Under-the-Radar Hana, Hawaii

10 Steps to a Better Engagement Ring Selfie

If you just got engaged, chances are you'll be sharing the great news through an Instagram engagement ring selfie (or by sharing your proposal on our …

What to know about traveling to the Caribbean after this hurricane season

News coverage has focused on the unprecedented trail of ruin and wreckage that hurricanes Maria and Irma wrought across the Caribbean, but not every …

Caribbean

A Scottish Highlands Road Trip is Perfect if You Love Whisky and Nature

The region is majestic as hell, and full of good whisky.<p>Driving into the Scottish Highlands, I was prepared for a weekend of whiskey and castles, bagpipes and thick brogues. (You know, the stuff of Scotch commercials.) I was right on the first two counts, although I didn’t hear any bagpipes and the …

7 Black Leggings That Are Perfect for Traveling

<i>This content originally appeared on Health.</i><p>Over the weekend, United Airlines uncovered a new and unexpected way for airlines to infuriate customers. …

Airports

How to Sleep Better: Expert tech tips for getting a good night's sleep

<b>Wearables and Fitness Editor Richard Easton replaced caffeine with nothing but water in a bid to improve his sleep. Here’s why you should do the same</b> …

This website tells you when to find the cheapest hotel in different cities

One website, however, is taking chance out of the equation by letting travelers know when hotels are most likely to surge their prices.<p>Offpeak.io is a website (currently in beta) that allows users to search travel dates and avoid peak hotel pricing. Culling information from city-wide events, …

How to watch the once-in-a-lifetime eclipse without burning your eyes out

Not in the path of totality? The internet has you covered.<p>The U.S. has gone eclipse mad. Tens of thousands of people are expected to flood to the areas across the country that are on the path of the totality on Monday, Aug. 21, to catch a once-in-a-lifetime few minutes when the moon passes in front …

Space

5 Ways to Make Yourself Look Polished to Everyone Around You

No amount of knowledge or dedication can help you succeed if you don't address this<p>The world is full of dreamers. Look around you and you'll find there are plenty of people who spend a lot of time and money reading business and branding books or signing up to attend intensive retreats and …

Self-help

25 Landscape Photography Tips and Tricks That Will Deliver Spectacular Results (VIDEO)

We often turn to Toma Bonciu (AKA “Photo Tom”) for concise tutorials on shooting and editing landscape photographs. In the six-minute video below he …

How to Shoot Corporate Headshots: 3 Looks in 30 Minutes

When you’re taking corporate headshots, you often have a tight window in which to fit everything in. But usually you’re also going to be expected to …

The Best East Coast Road Trips

Perhaps more than any other form of exploration or self-discovery, the road trip is deeply embedded into the American imagination. And with gas prices still hovering on the lower side, there’s no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are seven of our favorite East Coast road trip …

A Brutal Truth About Following Your Passion and Doing What You Love That Few People Admit

Nelson Piquet Jr. does work he loves, but there's a reason for that. Here's what you need to do if you want to follow your passions and do what you love.<p>Probably the most common career advice is "Do what you love!" People love hearing it, even though it's all wrong -- except under very specific …

Self-improvement

Photo Basics: Understanding Your Camera’s Metering System and Exposure Modes (VIDEO)

Photography is all about light, and unless you understand the inner workings of your camera’s metering system and know how to arrive at correct …

Buying your first camera? Here’s what you need to consider

<i>By Abhilash Pavuluri</i><p>If you’ve been following these weekly photography <b>articles</b>, you’ll have an idea of what to expect when it comes to camera hardware …