Joey Kuiper

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10 Things You Absolutely Must Do Before You Board a Plane

Get fast-tracked.<p>If you haven’t already, sign up for TSA PreCheck ($85 for five years), which will expedite you through security in more than 130 …

Leave Home

Japan’s Second City: The Only Osaka Travel Guide You’ll Ever Need

Tokyo may be Japan’s biggest, busiest city, but Osaka is its most vivacious. With a population of 2.7 million, it’s the second largest city in Japan …

Japan

10 Tips for Keeping Tech in Check, Family Edition

These days there’s lots of talk about “unplugging”: The National Day of Unplugging, for example, is designed to “help hyperconnected people embrace …

7 Things You Can Do With the Space Under a Kid’s Bed

If you ask a feng shui expert about the space under a bed, they're going to tell you to keep it clear — that putting anything in that space will …

Diapers

The Only 10 Rules You Need to Be a Good Parent

My wife is the person I most admire in my life. She’s one of those people that makes everything she does look so damn easy. I have been humbled by …

How to Say No to Your Children (Without Actually Saying It)

Negotiating with your little one isn't always easy. Reasoning with a testy 2-year-old is hardly an ideal scenario, but how you approach these trying …

Cruising in Vietnam Without the Crowds: A Savvy Traveler's Guide

THE ROCKY ISLETS resolved through the haze at the bow, and the captain slowed the boat so we could take it all in. Some of the islands stood densely packed like monks in conclave, others lone and admonitory like the fins of monstrous sea creatures. As I cruised through Vietnam’s Bai Tu Long …

Vietnam

85% of Parents Undermine Their Own 'Time-Out' Rules After Kids Misbehave

When I was growing up in the late 70s to early 80s, hitting and spanking children wasn’t so unusual. I was hit on several different occasions on the …

10 Things To Do And See In Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is easily one of my favourite cities to visit, not just in Europe, but right across the world! There’s just so much to see and do here, not …

Luggage

How Can We Convince a Nonbeliever That the Bible Is the Word of God?

Before I try to answer that question directly, let me make a distinction that is important at the outset. There's a difference between objective …

Theology

25 Crockpot Meals That Will Make Back To School A Breeze

Why are slow-cookers so great? Because you can dump a range of vegetables in them in the morning, turn them on and come home to <a …

Take the Grand Tour of Chiang Mai, Thailand — a.k.a. the Best City in Asia

In 2016, <i>Travel + Leisure</i> readers voted Chiang Mai the No. 1 best city in Asia. It’s the rising star of Thailand, beloved for its striking temples and …

15 pro travel tips no one ever tells you

THE REAL WORLD OF TRAVEL isn’t always glamorous. And while knowing how to take a stunning Insta photo is a skill, it won’t help you when you’ve lost …

The Arts

How to Perform the Hollow-Body Kickout | Men’s Health

You’ll start from a hollow-body position, a challenging stance to begin with because it requires your entire core to activate at once.<p>If you lack strength and stability throughout your middle, you’ll feel the burn almost instantly, says <i>Men’s Health</i> Next Top Trainer Andy Speer, C.S.C.S.<p>(Heck, even …

10 Ways to Experience Rome Without the Crowds

Anyone who's ever attempted to visit the Trevi Fountain on a sunny day in spring (or a rainy day in winter) will know that in some parts of Rome, crowds are unavoidable. But if you know where to look, you'll find plenty of quiet corners in Rome - beautiful churches, peaceful parks, and museums …

Meet Bohol: The Philippines’ Sun-Kissed Island Paradise

Philippines

Things to do in Palawan, Philippines from Puerto Princesa to El Nido

There are just so many amazing things to do in Palawan, especially for active travelers. Its emerald jungle covered mountains, clear turquoise …

Beyond Oatmeal: Everything You Can Do With Oats

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>For years, I always kept a container of oats around the house, tucked into the back of my pantry for chilly-morning breakfasts and the occasional batch of cookies. But more often than not, I'd wind up tossing the …

A Three Day Paris Itinerary - Travel & Pleasure

<i>A walk about Paris will provide lessons in history, beauty, and in the point of life.</i> –Thomas Jefferson<p>Paris truly is one of the most amazing cities …

The Best Marriage Advice EVER

When Ashley and I got married thirteen years ago, we were young and in love, but we were also pretty clueless (me especially)! Along the way, we've had so many people share wise advice and life experiences with us, which has helped guide our family through good times and hard times.<p>Through the …

Relationships

Here Are 19 Insanely Popular Crock-Pot Recipes

Spoiler: There's a lot of chicken.

Cooking

Bali: My Ultimate Guide

As I sit at my desk wrapped in my dressing gown staring out at a grey London sky, it's hard to imagine that just a couple of weeks ago I was living …

Outdoor Spaces

10 Amazing Things To Do In Bohol In 2 Days

Amazing Things To Do In Bohol In 2 Days<p>Bohol is truly a remarkable and gorgeous tropical paradise that never ceases to astonish me. From its exotic …

CALISTHENICS: 20/16 20 Exercise Tactics and 16 Programming Approaches to Keep the Dream Alive (Part Two)

Apparently one of the movie sensations of 2015 was <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i>—a flick about the pleasure you can get from absorbing punishment. Well, I …

Workouts

Top 10 Ramen Places in Manila (2016 Edition)

We list the best restaurants to answer your soup-and-noodle cravings.

17 Breathtaking Destinations To Go Soul-Searching In The Philippines

Feeling lost and don’t know what to do with your life? Are you looking for inner peace and enlightenment? Then, let your <b>sense of wanderlust</b> take …

Asia

Secret Hotels of Rome (From $75!)

Here's your chance to be the ultimate Italy insider, with gorgeously affordable, off-the-beaten-path lodgings just steps from some of the Eternal …

Italy

Things to Do in Edinburgh

I often travel to Edinburgh on the train from my home in Northeast Scotland.<p>The anticipation of the first glimpse of the city builds as I walk up the ramp that leaves the station and spills out onto Waverley Bridge. I stop on the bridge to take it in: the castle on the hill to the left, the Sir …

How to Get the Conversation with Your Spouse Flowing Again

When you first started dating, you could listen to your partner talk about anything for hours. But now, the conversation between you two seems stilted. "After a while," says Laurel House, relationship coach and author of <i>Screwing The Rules: The No-Games Guide to Love</i>, "you know each other's stories, …

Why Bodybuilding is Healthy

Yes, you read that right. Although I’m always preaching about functional strength and focusing on the quality of movement, I think there is a time …

Exercise