Kayla Hong

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The 50 Best Podcasts to Listen to Right Now

But since that list dropped, the medium has continued to evolve. The internet devoured <i>S-Town,</i> and <i>The Daily</i> became mandatory listening during the …

Podcasting

How to Grow Fruit Trees in Your Own Backyard

Taking the first bite of sweet, delicious fruit each summer is even better when the fruit comes from your own fruit tree.<p>Growing fruit trees isn’t …

Gardening

If You Want to Get Rid of Fat, You've Got to Do These Exercises

There isn't one best way to lose fat, but we do know that lifting heavy weights and doing compound exercises (where multiple muscle groups are working at once) are great ways to burn fat and build muscle. If your goal is to lean out and get rid of stubborn fat, implement these 15 exercises into …

Workouts

The best hikes in L.A. for dramatic city views

1<p>Photograph: Jakob N. Layman<p>Things to do<p>The Charlie Turner Trail to Mount Hollywood (Griffith Park)<p>At the top of Mount Hollywood, 360-degree views of …

Hiking

Swimming holes near Los Angeles

Want to cool off during the summer? Go to the beach. Not near the water? Try a public swimming pool. But what if you want to get wet and have an …

The Best Sleeping Bags and Pads of 2018

Sack out in something snug, breathable, and packable.<p>Marmot Ultra Elite 20 ($199)<p>We’d never guess that the Ultra Elite 20 is filled with anything but down—it’s that warm and compressible. But Marmot stuffed the bag with a mix of three cutting-edge synthetic fibers layered together in strips: one …

Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

Hiking

The Anti-Anxiety Mind Trick That Can Help You Stop Overthinking Every Single Decision

It's not easy, but it works.<p><i>This essay is adapted from</i> The Healthy Mind Toolkit <i>by Alice Boyes, PhD, a former clinical psychologist turned writer.</i><p>If …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

9 Secret (and Not So Secret) Natural Hot Springs in Southern California

Tasty

These slow cooker ribs are mouth-watering! 😱<br>FULL RECIPE: https://tasty.co/recipe/honey-garlic-slow-cooker-ribs

4 Prime Lenses You Should Own

If you're in the market for a new camera lens, you're in luck...There are more lenses - and more <i>good</i> lenses available today than ever before.The …

Hikes in Los Angeles: 8 trails with spectacular endings

From waterfall hikes to shady trails near the beach<p>Los Angeles’s wealth of outdoors activities is no secret, and in sunny Southern California, it’s hardly ever a bad time to get outside.<p>Hiking is a great, cheap way to enjoy the fresh air and fantastic weather, but for those more reluctant …

Hiking

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

The Guide to Los Angeles Parks

<b>Grand Park</b> is an urban oasis that stretches from Grand Avenue at the <b>Music Center</b> to Spring Street at <b>City Hall</b>. Since its opening in 2012, Grand Park …

California

The 1 Recipe to Make Out of Chrissy Teigen's Cookbook, According to the Model Herself

• Preheat the oven to 375°F.<br>• Peel the potatoes, halve them lengthwise, and slice them crosswise into thin half moons. Rinse well with cold water and drain in a colander. Transfer the potatoes to a large bowl and toss them with the onion and the ham.<br>• In a large dutch oven, cook half the bacon over …

Recipes

Playfull

These are such a great snack for your little ones! 🍎<br>FULL RECIPES: https://tasty.co/compilation/fruit-rollers-4-ways

How to take your night shoots to the next level

If you're not comfortable with your camera, night photography or film at night can be intimidating for a lot of people. Peter McKinnon and Matti …

Our weeknight secret weapon: a 6-ingredient panang curry

<i>In</i> <b>Hasty Gourmet</b><i>,</i> The Takeout <i>writers offer reliable recipes that are dinner-party worthy with only a handful of ingredients and a minimum of effort.</i><p>In …

Top 10 TED Talks That Could Change Your Life

There’s no time like the present to grow or refine ourselves a little bit more, and few resources are as helpful as TED talks. In that vein, here are …

How Being Non-Confrontational Has Held Me Back in Life

Growing up, I got high marks for my mild manner and good behavior. I was the “good kid” who never caused trouble or made a fuss. This has carried …

Tom Yum | Easy Delicious Recipes

Tom Yum Goong<p><i>Tom Yum Goong – the BEST Thai Tom Yum recipe you’ll find online. Loaded with shrimp, mushroom, Tom Yum soup is spicy, sour, savory and</i> …

10 Must See-Spots from California to Utah

Road trips like the ones from Los Angeles to San Francisco, or California to Las Vegas have been done time and time again. While trips like those …

National Parks

How to get BLURRY backgrounds in your photos and videos

How to create blurred backgrounds in your photos and videos is something pretty much anyone can do these days especially with features like the new …

The Ultimate Travel Bucket List: 100 Things To Do Before You Die

<b>The world is full of wonder and if you’re anything like us, you want to go out and explore it. We’ve chosen ultimate travel bucket list – 100</b> …

16 Incredible Desert Hikes in Joshua Tree

8 Gorgeous Fall Drives and Daytrips Near Los Angeles

Where To Go Apple Picking Around L.A. This Fall

Autumn is apple-picking season, even in L.A. [ more › ]

The Awkward Human Survival Guide: How to Handle Life's Most Uncomfortable People

Life is full of awkward moments. We meet people who share intimate details about their personal lives after shaking our hands, those who barely have …

Self-help