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9 spots not to miss on your next trip to Oregon

Home to hundreds of state parks and over a dozen national forests, the diverse geographic state of Oregon, has everything I would want in my own …

Hiking

15 Creative Room Dividers for the Space-Savvy and Trendy Bedroom

Long gone are the days when walls were the only way to create a partition between two rooms, and with the world gleefully embracing open plan living, …

The best meditation apps if you’re just getting started

<i>This post originally appeared on The Zoe Report</i><p>We’re the first to admit how life can get pretty stressful at times. When we’re constantly connected …

How nature helps us overcome trauma

Writers have long explored the healing powers of nature. Fiona Macdonald looks at how 21st-Century authors are weaving memoir with landscape in dealing with difficult times.<p>In his book The Moth Snowstorm, Michael McCarthy mentions research carried out in a hospital in the 1980s. Architecture …

Books

This Tool Kit Contains All You Need For A Two-Acre, Off-The-Grid Farm

Farm from a Box generates solar, collects rain, and powers a drip irrigation system. In a year, you can feed your whole neighborhood.<p>While some social enterprises try to solve the problem of food security with cheaper groceries or redistributing wasted food, one startup is taking a different …

Farming

22 Ways to Instantly Change Your State of Mind

Every thought we have is a vibration and the key to maintaining positivity is to learn how to change our state.<p>Every thought we have is a vibration.<p>When we feel on top of the world, we send a matching frequency as we attract positive people, things and events into our lives.<p>When we exude energy and …

My First Journey With Psilocybin Mushrooms

/ Jun 18, 2016<p>In May 2013, my whole world shifted. At the time, I was living in Amsterdam and I began to feel the call to the Peruvian Amazon to work …

6 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter

The reason these are the best of Netflix's many "brainy" entries is they all share a multifaceted approach — looking at the economics, social, and cultural angles of each problem while also keeping us tied to a single, compelling narrative.<p>Six incredible, stimulating documentaries, all streaming on …

22 Best & Worst Frozen Dinners

Frozen dinners are no longer things reserved for an evening spent in front of the television. After 71 years on the market, they’re now part of many …

Nutrition

15 Dinners Under 350 Calories

You tend to eat the same thing everyday because you've found an "ehh, it's okay" kind of meal that's healthy enough for you. Well, who wants to live like that? These 15 recipes allow you to enjoy delicious, decadent flavor while keeping your healthy efforts front and center. Go ahead and enjoy …

What you should eat before and after you exercise to lose weight, according to a celebrity trainer

However, if you're looking to shed some pounds, certain foods promote weight loss more than others.<p>We spoke to Russell Bateman, a trainer and the creator of the Skinny Bitch Collective— a workout regimen followed by models and celebrities like Ellie Goulding and Suki Waterhouse — to find out the …

19 Ridiculous Types Of Furniture You Only Find In Hipster Places

RIP normal chairs, gone but not forgotten.

Chicken Parmesan Pasta Skillet #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 tablespoons Italian dressing (not the creamy kind)<br>3 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into cubes<br>16 ounces small/medium sized …

Macaroni Alforno with Beef and Peppers

Sauté beef/beef bacon in olive oil until slightly crispy, add onions, garlic, peppers and continue cooking until vegetables is wilted. Add macaroni …

22 Stuffed Shells Recipes, Because Cheese Inside Pasta Is Always a Good Idea

Cheese-stuffed pasta is always a good idea, and these stuffed shells recipes are perfect for any night of the week when your Italian-food craving strikes. Classic ricotta and marinara shells aren't the only versions out there, though. These 22 recipes will introduce you to creative twists on the …

Cooking

A Guide To The Most Popular Yoga Styles [Infographic]

With International Yoga Day coming up next week on June 21, it's a good time to brush up on your yoga knowledge. Yoga is popular all around the …

How To Distract Yourself from the Greatest Distraction in Life: Stress

You're reading How To Distract Yourself from the Greatest Distraction in Life: Stress, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self …

Mindfulness

6 Stretches in 6 minutes to heal your Back Pain

Obesity isn’t only a personality issue but a health hazard. Being obese raises the possibilities for different health problems. Over the past few …

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The Best Rock Documentaries To Stream This Summer

From our friends at The Zoe Report<p><i>Curated by Rachel Zoe and her team of editors and stylists, The Zoe Report is not only your stop for all things fashion and beauty but all-around lifestyle as well. Check out their site for everything from shopping tips to dating advice, to the latest in celebrity</i> …

One-Pot Garlic Parmesan Pasta #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Extra virgin olive oil<br>2 cloves garlic, finely chopped<br>2 cups low-sodium chicken broth<br>1 cup low-fat milk<br>9 ounces whole wheat spaghetti or …

Mental and physical effects of magic mushrooms

There's evidence that tripping on magic mushrooms could actually free the mind.<p>Several small studies have linked the psychoactive ingredient in shrooms (which are illegal) with several purported health benefits, including the potential to help relieve anxiety and depression.<p>But, as with any drug, …

24 Inspiring Small Bathroom Designs

When space becomes an issue, our bathrooms looks like they have been squeezed to small cubicles. However, there are some good news in the design …

Interior Design