Isabelle Heatherington Arnold

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A Pond So Beautiful It Belongs On Your Desktop Screensaver

We’re not kidding. Check your Macbook wallpapers.<p>This magical place is found southeast of Biei, a town in Hokkaido, Japan and might just be the most beautiful pond in the world.<p>After a 1988 volcano eruption, dams were built to prevent mudflow and lava from pouring into town. With nowhere else to …

Photo of the Moment: Welcome to the Flamingo Party, Bolivia

Yes or no: If you keep living the life you’re living, will you be happy in 10 years?

Yes or no: In ten years’ time, if you have made no changes to your current life, do you think it will have taken you in a direction that will be …

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Ultimate Safari Planner

For many, an African safari represents a once-in-a-lifetime dream trip. We’ve rounded up some of the best that the continent has to offer, but with a …

18 award-winning youth projects using e-content to change the world

Dubai airport is like a shopping mall in the underbelly of the Star Trek Voyager with patches of greenery that resemble what they think Earth looks …

Social Media

A Word Is Worth a Thousand Pictures: Why I'm Taking a Vacation From Facebook, Instagram and Twitter On My Vacation

When did I start needing my friends at home to tell me I'm having a good time on vacation?<p>Travel changed for the worse when I tucked a brand new Blackberry smart phone in my pocket on a 2009 trip to Morocco. Ostensibly the device was to let me stay in touch with my husband back home while I …

Zappos Has Figured Out How To Make Waiting For Your Baggage At The Airport Fun

Throughout the day, lucky travelers in Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport will win prizes like Northface jackets and Oxo home appliances. Zappos took large sections of a baggage carousel in the American Airlines terminal and illustrated them either with a slogan or a prize. If someone's …

Learning About Grapes and History in the Champagne Region Near Paris

NEAR REIMS, FRANCE -- We're sitting in a family dining room in a tiny French village eating chicken cooked in champagne and sipping champagne.<p>Why all the champagne? For one thing, the owners of the home -- Martine and Alexandre Penet -- are champagne makers. Alexandre's family has been making …

The Next Culinary Stars Are Ranchers

They're the ones who touch your food first<p><i>Josh Ozersky is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships, restaurants, or cooking. He is also</i> …

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4 World-Changing Products Dreamed Up by Bill Gates | WIRED

This holiday season, Bill Gates wants stuff that doesn’t exist. Not for himself, mind you, but for the developing world. Gates has tons of ideas for …

Tech That Helps Me With Healthy Living

Living a healthy and active life takes a lot of extra work as a parent. But with the help of an arsenal of gadgets and apps I've found it's possible …

The 60 Best Manly Movie Quotes

A look back at almost a century of classic and sometimes surprising wisdom from the great (and terrible) men of cinema<p>A look back at almost a century of classic and sometimes surprising wisdom from the great (and terrible) men of cinema

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Nook:/nʊk/noun<br>1. A small corner, alcove, or recess, especially one in a large room.<br>2. A hidden or secluded spot.<p>I want one. Badly. Via Jean-Marc …

A Santa Barbara Artist Studio

When Creative Director, Illustrator and Artist Nic George moved into this 1907 home in Santa Barbara, California about a year ago, he asked his …

Living Online (Or, Ask Your Doctor if Blogging Is Right For You)

In April 2003, at the age of fourteen, I found myself sitting in a fluorescently-lit therapist’s office, being diagnosed with a disease I had known …

Flower Glossary: Sunflower

I’ve honestly never been a huge fan of sunflowers. Their size and thick stems have always been a challenge for me to work with and I wrote them off …

Blog in harmony with nature

Antioxidants<p>Green tea - contains a lot of substances which positively influence the brain, blood vessels and maintaining proper body mass. Green tea …

Success Story: From Skinny Kid to Role Model

The 5 Best Luxury Hotel Wellness Programs in the U.S.<p>The Busy Man's 15-minute Dumbbell Workout<p>How to Slash Your Risk of Heart Failure By 30%<p>The World …

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From Death's Door to Grinding in the Gym

<b>Name:</b> Corwyn Collier<b><br>Hometown:</b> Stow, Ohio<b><br>Occupation:</b> Social Studies Teacher<b><br>Age:</b> 31<b><br>Height:</b> 5’7” <b><br>Weight Before:</b> 130 pounds <b><br>Weight After:</b> 180 pounds<p>“On May …

Workouts

Cauliflower Gratin With Nutmeg

Come November, I eagerly hunt for cauliflowers at my farmers' market -- precious and wondrous gifts from Mother Earth.<p>The cauliflowers grown by local farmers are not the oversized, Popeye-like grocery store variety. They are usually small in size, delicate and crispy. They come in all kinds of …

Mobile Love: 10 Dating Apps to Ramp Up Your Love Life

Years ago, we thought we couldn't live without the fax machine. Now, can you imagine living without your cell phone?<p>According to the Pew Internet Project's research study related to mobile technology, 56 percent of Americans have a smartphone, and 29 percent of cell phone owners describe their …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Best Trips 2014

National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.

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Top things to do in Paris, France

Top Choice Museum in Louvre & Les Halles<p>It isn’t until you’re standing in the vast courtyard of the Louvre, with sunlight shimmering through the glass pyramid and crowds milling about beneath the museum’s ornate facade, that you can truly say you’ve been …<p>Top Choice Park in St-Germain & Les …

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How to Photograph Snowflakes—With a Really Cheap Camera

A morning tip for today. And probably tomorrow, too.<p><b>Somehow,</b> Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov, whose Flickr is well worth your time, takes absolutely beautiful of snowflakes, a subject notoriously hard to capture. And he does it with a two-hundred-buck auto-zoom camera. Meaning that, yep, with a …

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