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Camping gets comfortable: Insulated tent keeps you warm in winter, cool in summer and blocks out noisy neighbours

Camping may seem like a perfect way to get in tune with nature, but it is often not as tranquil as it should be.<p>Most who have spent the night in a …

'What a Horrible Mother': How a Call from a 'Good Samaritan' Derailed These Mothers' Lives

In the moments before the police and county prosecutors and child protective services took over her life, Monique was thinking about dinner. …

How To Let Go Of Self-Doubt and Find Long-Lasting Happiness

<b>“</b><b>It</b><b>’</b><b>s never too late, or in my case too early, to be whoever you want to be. There</b><b>’</b><b>s no time li</b><b>m</b><b>it. Start whenever you want. You can change or stay</b> …

Study Proves Moms Spend Too Much Time With Their Kids, Liberates Working Moms Everywhere

The most important thing I’ve read recently is this University of Maryland study that found the pressure to spend so much quality time with children stresses moms out so much that it may actually make us worse parents than if we just focused our time on making more money, and less on frontal-lobe …

Crocodile's walk through popular Kimberley camp site not officially reported for investigation

Authorities are increasingly frustrated by the failure of Kimberley locals to report crocodile incidents, saying it is becoming a public safety issue.<p>…

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The 7 Worst Travel Values

Treating yourself to a vacation should be just that — a treat. And treating yourself by paying extra for some things you normally wouldn't splurge …

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Elian Gonzalez: What the Boy Once in the Middle of a US-Cuba Tug of War Is Up to Today

It has been 15 years since Elian Gonzalez, asleep in his aunt's Miami home when he was 6 years old, was taken into custody by U.S. federal agents.<p>In …

Why more stuff does not mean more happiness

Judith Stark<i>, Seton Hall University</i><p>Consumption. By a strange shift of meaning, this 19th-century word describing a serious and often fatal disease is …

Why Do Mosquitoes Like To Bite You Best? It's In Your Genes

A study that asked a few dozen pairs of twins to brave a swarm of hungry mosquitoes has revealed another clue to the cluster of reasons the insects are more attracted to some people than others: Genes matter.<p>"Twins that were identical were very similar in their level of attractiveness to …

One of the most powerful men in fashion wears basically the same coat year after year

The personal uniform has its advantages. Time-starved entrepreneurs such as Mark Zuckerberg, who is known for practically living in a gray t-shirt, say having a uniform frees up brain space for more important matters. Arguably he doesn’t look great, but the wardrobe is functional. More …

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18 Inspiring Ways To Display Bedroom Art

A well-placed piece may be the easiest way to turn your room into the stylish sanctuary.<p>Well-placed art just may be the easiest way to turn your room into the stylish sanctuary you've always dreamed of...these 18 rooms are proof.

27 Things You Probably Never Noticed In "Grease"

Rizzo's side-eye is the original side-eye.

Which country should you travel to with your kids next? [QUIZ]

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Most Beautiful Countries to Visit Around the World

Extraordinary, pristine landscapes. Scenery that takes your breath away. An exotic mix of plants and animals. Not the sort of places you get to visit every day -- or can get to in a day. Those qualities define our kind of destination.<p>We could rattle off plenty of spots that fill the bill: the …

#CarryOnShame, The Latest Trend In Passenger-On-Passenger Bashing

You can't escape Twitter shaming, even at 35,000 feet.<p>San Francisco blogger Spud Hilton has had it with passengers who suck up more than their fair share of overhead bin space. Hence his new hashtag campaign, #CarryOnShame, which encourages passengers to post photos of their flightmates hauling …

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6 Tips for Using Your Cell Phone Abroad

Traveling internationally without a data plan can be intimidating -- especially in a world where we're constantly using our phones to Yelp restaurants or make our way via Google maps. But while it seems easy enough to just pick up the phone and dial (or, if we're being honest, upload those photos …

The Best Adventure Photography: Exposure 2014

Photo: Blake Jorgenson<p>Last March, Jorgenson and pro skier James Heim spent three days scouting on Ipsoot Mountain, near Whistler, British Columbia, while filming their latest project, <i>Days of My Youth</i>. “James kept looking for something at his limit,” Jorgenson says, referring to the 400-foot pitch …

The Villages of Zagorohoria

Although I consider myself to be a city girl at heart, there are only so many days of crowded metro rides that I can take before I need to get away. Let's just say when the urge to get away hits, it's time to get out of the city, lest I provide a reenactment of Michael Douglas' behavior in <i>Falling</i> …

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The Art of Mindful Photography

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I often find myself acting out a similar pattern: As soon as I see an especially poignant scene, I reach for my iPhone to capture it.<p>Photos can be a wonderful way of sharing meaningful experiences with others, but I worry that my attempts to document the moment make being …

What should I absolutely not do when visiting your country?

Local etiquette trips up even the savviest travellers – so Quora respondents weighed in with some of the worst mistakes to make abroad.<p>Common sense goes a long way when it comes to learning a country’s proper etiquette. But even the savviest, most observant travellers can make the occasional …

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Travel By Drone: The Best New Travel Video Site You've Never Heard Of

Drones have become all the rage in video world, and travel brands have started taking notice.<p>We did a story in March about how travel marketers — …

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