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20 Alexa games to keep your kids busy

While the Alexa speakers spread around your house are great for keeping you on task, controlling your smart home and ordering pizza when you don't have time to cook dinner, they're also great at keeping your kiddos busy. The Alexa skills catalog is full of helpful third-party software, including …

Kids

How to Find Free Camping in the US

There’s lots of ways to camp—from reserving a highly coveted campsites in national parks to camping on private lands. If you’re willing to forego …

Get a lightweight hiking backpack for $16

Whether you're taking a hike up a mountain or just trudging through your morning commute, the Venture Pal Backpack can help you hold on to everything …

The 7 Best Backpacking Water Filters to Buy in 2018

You won’t be able to survive in the wilderness without food, shelter, and water. And even if a stream or lake is nearby, water sources in nature can …

Backpacking

The 4 most fat-burning exercises you can do at the gym

Yes, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, but all that indulging can leave us feeling somewhat sluggish and bloated come New Year.<p>There's nothing else for it but to hit the gym.<p>But let's be honest here: you don't want to spend any more time working out than you absolutely <i>have to</i> in …

Exercise

The Old Forgotten Survival Skills From The Late 1880s

Aside from a precious few who have gone out of their way to learn basic survival skills, most of us today would be utterly hopeless if we were …

Two Good Videos To Help Develop A Positive Classroom Culture

I’ve previously shared a number of ways I try to develop a positive and supportive culture in my class (see The Best Resources On Developing A Sense …

High School

Mole Control in Lawn and Garden

Why is practicing mole control in the yard necessary? The reason is that mole holes are unsightly on lawns, and these pests can also harm (albeit …

Hasselback Potatoes with Cheese Recipe

From: EatingWell.com, October 2017<p>Hasselback potatoes are the perfect side dish for people who love crispy potato-chip-like slices as well as the …

Potatoes

The Ultimate Educational Websites to Visit

These Solar Chargers Bring Your Phone Back to Life When You're Not Near an Outlet

Solar chargers are an efficient and eco-friendly solution for charging a smartphone and other essential tech gadgets while outdoors. Below are our favorite picks worth your attention today.<p>Most solar phone chargers will be a tad slower than the one that's bundled with your smartphone. However, …

Gear & Gadgets

Best Motorcycle Phone Mounts

Earlier phone mounts were made only for cars. Those phone mounts could not withstand the heavy winds and high-speed rides. Motorcycle phone mounts …

Everything you need to harness rain and greywater at home

Rain, rain, stow away.<p>Whoever said money doesn’t fall from the sky hadn’t mastered the art of harvesting precipitation. A carefully ­coordinated system can render drizzles and downpours safe to use in all your indoor-plumbing fixtures and water-hogging appliances—and ­augment your home’s reliance …

Use This Dad's Genius Plan to Give Your Teen a Way Out of a Bad Situation

We all want to keep our children safe: The ability for your teen to send you a discreet message can make all the difference.<p>My daughter started high school this year. Ninth grade. And it was about a few weeks into September when she got invited to her first big party. I made sure the parents would …

Parenting

Hardscaping 101: Fruit Cages

If you’ve ever tried to grow soft fruits out in the open then you’ll know that birds of all shapes and sizes love delicious ripe berries just as much …

Gardening

The beginner's guide to yoga for men

I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded<p>F.D.A. Approves First-of-its-Kind Drug to Prevent Migraines<p>Josh …

Mindfulness meditation has become a staple among successful people — and it's surprisingly easy to learn

Meditation provides all sorts of benefits, so it's no wonder that it's become a favorite habit of tons of successful people. But if you're not familiar with it, the concept can be confusing.<p>Mindfulness meditation, one branch of the practice, might actually be easier than you thought. We made this …

DIY Bathroom Floating Shelves

Do you love the contemporary look and feel of floating shelves…but feel intimidated by tackling such a project yourself? I want to let you in on a …

Woodworking

Debriefing Your Bike After a Ride

Motorcycles have become so reliable it’s easy to take them for granted. Back when I started riding, we were cautioned to carefully examine the clutch …

Home Improvement

The Circle of 5ths Explained, Plus Three Ways You Can Put It to Use

2<p>SHARES<p>The circle of fifths is a chart that shows the relationship among the 12 tones of the chromatic scale.<p>It’s a central aspect of music theory, …

Electric Guitar

Thich Nhat Hanh Quotes

Ever heard of Thich Nhat Hanh? If you haven’t, he is a master Buddhist teacher who is renowned for his amazing wisdom on self-compassion, mindfulness …

The Legendary Zen Buddhist Master Thich Nhat Hanh on How to Do “Hugging Meditation”

To give each other our full love and open hearts is perhaps the most powerful thing we can do for one another – yet we rarely give each other this …

Meditation

The Keys to Training Your Dog to Stop Barking

Dogs will be dogs, which means they sometimes bark, but you can teach your dog to control their barking so that it’s not disruptive. These three tips …

Pets

How To Tune A Guitar - A Range Of Methods So You're Pitch Perfect

How To Tune A Guitar – The Options Available<p>Gone are the days when tuning a guitar could only be done by ear. Well, it was done by hand, but you used …

Guitar

13 TED Talks that can teach you how to live a happier life

The ideal approach, however, is far more of a mystery.<p>From the beginning of time, philosophers and researchers alike have pondered how humans can achieve ultimate bliss, and thankfully, some of them have appeared on the TED stage to share their findings.<p>Some of their tactics are surprising, and …

5 tips for making the most out of motorcycle camping | Adventure Sports Network

A mainstay in the world of cool, motorcycles are gaining popularity as an effective, quick way to travel.<p>Where cars would get stuck in traffic, or be …

Beginning Yoga Workout for Men

Though it can be hard for anyone to overcome their initial discomfort and start doing yoga, it seems especially difficult for some men. There is one …