Leah Wilson

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18 Underrated National Parks

Time to add these wonders to your bucket list.<p>Everyone is familiar with Yellowstone and Yosemite. And for good reason: they're gorgeous. But we're going to go on record to say these less well-known destinations are just as picturesque — and probably way less crowded, too.

This Man Repopulated a Butterfly Species in His Backyard — and You Can, Too

He's singlehandedly brought the California pipevine swallowtail to his city.<p>Tim Wong was first inspired to raise caterpillars in elementary school, when his class raised painted lady butterflies. "I was amazed at the complete metamorphosis from caterpillar to adult," Wong told Vox in a recent …

Make a Simple and Modern Outdoor Planter

Every outdoor living space needs some greenery to liven up the place, but sometimes space can be limited or lacking opportunity to plant your pretty …

Woodworking

7 Different Ways to Design a Simple Garden Walkway

Dream backyards don't come together all at once. It takes years of gardening and landscaping to create an oasis right at home. And much like the …

Landscaping

Take the Ultimate Spanish Road Trip from Barcelona

PHOTO BY Albert Torelló/Flickr<p>Els Encantats<p>Medieval villages, back roads, and the Wild Pyrenees<p>Leave behind the beaches of Barcelona and drive …

Gâteau Basque: The Signature Basque Dessert

This relatively simple custard filled cake has a dedicated following within Basque communities. There is a Gâteau Basque Museum committed to …

Dessert

What’s With Wheat? Joel Salatin Tells Us in a New Documentary

First it was fat, then sugar. Lately, entire food groups like carbohydrates have been deemed unfit for consumption, along with scores of individual …

#MonthOfMindfulness Challenge Day 5 – Developing Mindfulness One Day at a Time

During this month, we are trying to become more aware of the present and stop reacting on autopilot. We are resetting our brains so that we are able …

Mindfulness

9 plants that bug bugs — including mosquitoes

BOISE, Idaho — Summer is almost here, and you'll want to spend more time in your backyards and gardens.<p>Unfortunately, so will the bugs. And because of viruses such as Zika and West Nile, mosquitoes are a big concern.<p>You can plant herbs and flowers that repel those bugs, including mosquitoes, and …

Mosquitoes