Janice Peavey

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How to Control Contrast So You Always Get Amazing Landscape Photographs

Contrast, sometimes there’s too much, sometimes there’s too little. Contrast in a landscape can make or break the image. But getting the perfect …

Landscape Photography

Here’s a Cool Trick That Lets You Take Amazing Night Photos Without a Tripod (VIDEO)

If you’ve ever tried to take to take a photo at night without a tripod you know the results can be very blurry or very noisy or, in most cases, both. …

Photography Tutorials

Weight Loss: How to Reset Your Brain For Success

We’ve all been there — after a month of being “good” on your New Years’ diet, you attend a party for the big game that’s bursting with treats. …

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom needed more dinosaurs jumping away from explosions

There are lessons to be learned from direct-to-video ‘schlock’<p>God creates dinosaurs, God destroys dinosaurs. God creates man, man destroys God. Man creates dinosaurs, dinosaurs become reptilian John McClanes that operate like covert commandos and leap through windows to evade death-by-fireball! …

Movies

IT'S OFFICIAL: General Relativity Was Just Tested on Galactic Scales, Proving Einstein Right Again

What a shock!<p>The curvature of empty space caused by an entire galaxy has now been pinned down with unprecedented precision, demonstrating Einstein's …

Physics

The Accidental Diet That Made Me Feel Amazing—and Lose 20 Pounds

One of the first questions my naturopath asked me was if weight loss was a goal. My immediate answer was "no," and I meant it. As a naturally curvy …

Weight Loss

5 foods that make you happy

You probably know that you can become a happier person by increasing happy hormones in your body. For example by working out and experiencing …

North Korean Nuclear Negotiations

Timeline<p>1985 – 2018<p>Nuclear negotiations between the United States and North Korea have proceeded in fits and starts across three decades and have …

North Korea

Spiced Cranberry Muffins

It’s officially fall, so it’s time to step up your muffin game. Banana bread is the surprising inspiration for this cranberry muffin recipe, as we …

Meet the top 10 new species of 2018

<b>(CNN) —</b> From the tops of a massive tree all the way to the bottom of the ocean, new species from around the world make the list for this year.<p>The new species include microbes, plants, animals and even the confirmation of an extinct marsupial, based on its fossil.<p>This is the 11th annual list …

Top 10

12 Best Portable Cameras for Travel Photography

When it comes to choosing a main go-to camera, most pros and serious enthusiasts still gravitate to full-frame, pro-caliber DSLRs. But when you’re …

Prince Harry Spoke For Every Groom In History When Meghan First Appeared

The most relatable Royal Wedding on record<p>Between the tears, cheers and over excited page boy, the Royal Wedding has already been more like everyone else's wedding than many would have expected.<p>But the really relatable moment arrived when groom himself appeared appeared to mouth "I'm s****ing it" …

Prince Harry

Become the Best You Can Be With These Top 27 Inspirational Quotes

Robert H. Schuller said, "Tough times never last, but tough people do." This is one of the many encouraging quotes that will help keep you on track to realizing your full potential.<p>Office life and work routines can sometimes become a bit drab. When you live a life full of Excel spreadsheets and …

18 Healthy Recipes to Make With Cucumbers That Aren't Just Salads

When was the last time you cooked with a cucumber in a creative way? I know for me at least, it's been quite a while. Every now and then I'll one eat …

Devin Alexander Talks 70-Pound Weight Loss and Diabetes-Friendly Recipes

A self-confessed chocoholic, Devin Alexander knew from the get-go that she wanted to make decadent recipes for her latest cookbook, <i>You Can Have It!</i> …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Smoothie Recipes You Should Try For A Faster Metabolism

There’s no reason to run out of the house each morning without first eating a solid breakfast. Aside from feeling hangry, an empty belly leads to …

Alexa templates make it easy to craft your own skills

If you've ever thought to yourself "I wish Alexa can host trivia night" or "I'll bet Alexa can get people to laugh at my lame jokes," then you'll love Amazon's new offering. The e-commerce giant has launched Alexa Skill Blueprints, a collection of templates you can use to create skills without …

13 Spring Salads to Say Goodbye to Winter

Spring-produce season is exciting precisely because it's so fleeting. Some fruits and vegetables appear for only a couple months—or even a few weeks, depending on where you live—which accounts for the bordering-on-cultlike veneration of precious finds like rhubarb, morels, and ramps. Asparagus, …

Snowboarder Red Gerard wins first U.S. gold medal of 2018 Winter Olympics

For the second Olympics in a row, the first U.S. medal of the Winter Olympics has come in men's snowboard slopestyle. And once again, it was a gold …

We're semi-retired and living in an RV. It's not as ghastly as it may sound

In 2017 my husband, Ralph, and I moved 23 times. It wasn’t difficult because our house has wheels.<p>Two years ago, we decided to buy a 28-foot motor home and hit the road full-time, but our lifestyle change really began in 2009, when we realized that we couldn’t hold on to our home in San Diego. My …

RVs

Top 18 Spots for Fall Color

San Juan Mountains, CO<p>In October, the aspens and oaks of Colorado’s San Juan Mountains gild the slopes so brilliantly it’s like <i>Project Runway</i> for …

10 Can’t-Miss Fall Festivals

Hood River Valley Harvest Festival<p><i>Hood River, OR; Oct 13 – 15; tickets from $3</i><p>This old-fashioned fall festival is all about local produce and artisan …

'On the Road': 60th Anniversary of the Beat Literary Classic At Another Time of Encroaching Chaos

“But then they danced down the street like dingledodies, and I shambled after as I’ve been doing all my life after people who interest me, because the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones …

The 10 Best Fall Hiking Trails in the U.S.

There’s something simplistically beautiful about fall that makes us want to do just one thing: look. As we move into cooler weather, here are ten hikes across the country to take in autumn's colors before winter hides them in white.

Hiking

Best West Coast Road Trips

With summer gas prices hitting a 12-year low, there’s no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are seven of our favorite West Coast road trip itineraries, including where to stop, where to stay, and what you’ll see along the way.

Party Time! 10 Cameras With AF That Can Handle The Dance Floor

If you are an event photographer of any sort, be it a wedding or other gathering, chances are good that you may find yourself in a low-light …

Simply getting more organized saved me over $1,000 a month

And I never minded — until I became a full-time freelancer and realized my disorganized lifestyle was costing me time, money and sanity.<p>The tipping point came recently on a weeklong vacation. Our first day away, I got a text: A food subscription box had arrived. Seconds later, my phone vibrated …

Personal Finance