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15 Make-Ahead Lunches That Will Solve Your Sad Desk Lunch

It’s 12:30pm. Your stomach is growling. You woke up too late to make a lunch, so you head to the closest deli to get a sub-par salad that you eat your desk. It leaves you unsatisfied and at the vending machine a few hours later. Womp womp. But girl, it really doesn’t have to be this way. Save …

Recipes

7 Highly Effective Ways to Overcome Fear

Margee Kerr is a sociologist and professor specializing in the science of fears. Here's what she can tell you about overcoming yours.<p>Show me an entrepreneur, and I'll show you someone who loves a mountain-climbing metaphor.<p>That's because starting a business is a frightening, uphill, often solitary …

Light's L16 camera challenges DSLRs with 16 lenses in one package

Photography startup Light has launched L16, which the company's calling a "a multi-aperture computational camera," at the Code/Mobile conference. It's named L16, because it's equipped with 16 individual lenses, though unlike bulky and heavy DSLRs, <i>Recode</i> says it's just about the size of a Nexus 6 …

The 30 Best Moves for Your Biceps

You could make every day arm day with this killer biceps-focused list of moves.<p>If you're just as focused on your appearance as building strength and mass — and there's nothing wrong with that — there's no better place to start than your biceps. The muscles are composed of a long and short head, …

How Traveling Solo Destroyed My Dating Life

After breaking up and traveling mostly solo to three continents in three weeks, year-ago-me learned a lot. For starters, I learned that there is this massive thing called a planet that is filled with millions of people! In fact, I'm pretty sure I thought I was in love twice while abroad, which made …

Dating

5 books to help you make better decisions

Morning runs every day for a month. Learn to code by July. Whatever you swore to do and then…well… didn’t, stop feeling guilty and do something about it. Here, we reveal five books that teach you exactly how to build your willpower and get things done.<p>Even with the best of intentions, we don’t …

Landscape Photography Tips - The Planet D

Landscapes are an essential part of travel photography. It has been a love of mine since I started travelling. I've always loved capturing the beauty …

Top 10 bike-friendly wine routes

Photograph: Slow Images/Getty Images<p>View over Weissenkirchen.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/24/1437742054745/a70ecac6-ca9d-4b29-b271-712b67e17b3a-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Slow Images/Getty Images<p>View over …

How I drastically improved my photography with just 2 little decisions

THE QUESTION I GET ASKED THE MOST IS: “Wow, nice pic! Which cam are you using?” Does this sound familiar? Every time I heard this question I used to …

7 Landscape Photography Mistakes That Could be Ruining Your Photos

If your photos aren’t turning out the way you expect them to, new gear is not necessarily the answer. In fact, chances are you are making one of …

Photography

Tents for Camping: in-Depth View on How to Pick The Best Camp Tent

At first it may seem easy to choose a tent for camping, but when you come face to face with the reality of how many choices you have you actually end …

Samsung Galaxy S6 (and GS6 edge) vs. iPhone 6 Plus

We already compared Samsung's new flagship phones to the iPhone 6, but let's line up the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge next to Apple's phablet, the …

How we quit our jobs to travel: The cubicle dwellers

When a series of tragedies struck, Dalene and Pete Heck quit their six-figure jobs for an uncertain life on the road – and they haven’t looked back.<p>We’d had the conversation many times before.<p>Sitting across from each other at dinner after a bad day at work, a bottle of wine sitting between us, my …

Recipe from Cooking Light: Seared Scallops with Roasted Tomatoes

Bananas<p><b>Why they’re good for you:</b> While this tropical fruit is an American favorite, bananas are actually classified as an herb, and the correct name …

Food

World's most romantic places

Ready to really get away from it all? From iconic romantic cities like Paris and Venice to beautiful beaches in Tahiti and Koh Samui, here are Budget …

5 'International' Flights for Americans Without a Passport

There's still a vast world to explore beyond the country's borders, a fact that can be a little problematic for the 64% of American citizens who don't have a passport.<p>An immense diversity of climates and terrains are encompassed within the broad sweep of the United States of America: "from the …

Puerto Rico

The Best Laptops You Can Buy

Maybe it's a bit more clunky than you thought when you carry it in your bag during a commute. Perhaps the screen is too reflective for your liking when you're watching Netflix. And worst of all, what if the battery life is much shorter than you expected?<p>We've researched some of the best laptops on …

MacBook Air

National Geographic Picks the World’s Most Unique Lodges

The National Geographic Society just announced a list of the world's most unique lodges. These 24 boutique hotels located on six continents were chosen for their design and character, service and experiences, and their commitment to conservation. National Geographic actually deployed experts to …

14 Overrated Tourist Attractions Around The World — And Where To Go Instead

English writer G.K. Chesterton said that the traveler sees what he sees, while a tourist only sees what he came to see.<p>And sometimes, those tourist attractions aren't worth seeing at all.<p>Inspired by this Reddit list of overrated tourist destinations, we wanted to round up some of the biggest …

Great Whiskeys for New Year's Eve Celebration By John Mariani

Now that New Year's Eve is upon us, so-called "brown spirits" are always a good gift idea, so here are some that I've been impressed by, not because they are so rare or come in a really nifty bottle, but because they are really quite distinctive.<p>This is a new Golden Age for whiskies, spirits whose …

Men's Style: 10 Quick And Painless New Year's Style Resolutions

New Year's resolutions are so clichᅢᄅ, I almost can't stand writing about them. So this year I'm here to help boost you up with some totally doable style-related resolutions that will require very little of your time.<p>New Year's resolutions are so clichᅢᄅ, I almost can't stand writing about them. …

18 Life-Changing Hacks for Curly Hair

How to define your curls, eliminate dry ends, prevent frizz, and more.<p><b>1. Cover the sink with plastic wrap before detangling your hair.</b> Never clog the sink again.<p><b>2. When detangling your hair, use your fingers or a wide-tooth comb instead of a brush to prevent breakage and preserve the shape of your</b> …

15 Cozy Fireplaces That Will Keep You Warm All Year Long

It's the heart of a room — and a savior on chilly nights.<p>The hearth is the center of the home. From detailed stonework to stunning marble, these fireplaces will turn any living space — a study, bedroom, you name it — into a relaxing oasis.

Interior Design

10 Ways to Make Girl On Top Even Hotter

Saddle up for a very good time.<p>If we had to crown the MVP (most valuable position) of sex, it'd be girl on top. You may have a different opinion, but this move puts you in the driver's seat and lets you take control of your orgasm. So what if we told you there was a way—10 in fact!—to intensify …

World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

Adventure<p>A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, …

Trails

15 Reasons It’s Smarter To Get Married In Your 20s

By Laurence Bradford,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1iHgnvY<p>US Census data and otherwise has repeatedly shown more couples are opting to marry later …

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

4 Essential Considerations to Make the Best of Wide Angle Photography

Sweeping landscapes, beautiful architecture, powerful waterfalls, vanishing points and creative imagery are some of the beautiful views that you can …

The Best Travel Apps of 2018 | Nomadic Matt

Updated: 8/13/2018 | August 13th, 2018<p>There’s no shortage of travel apps cluttering up the Android and Apple marketplaces these days — and that’s a …