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31 Gorgeous Furniture Upgrades For Your Grown Up Apartment

Fancy up your apartment for cheap.

14 Home Decor Splurges That Are Way Cheaper to DIY vs Buy

Whether you just moved into your first apartment or you’re finally committing to that full apartment makeover, it’s easy to go big and treat yo’ self to a bunch of new furniture. Resist this urge. There is nothing more discouraging than having a half-finished kitchen because you just couldn’t say …

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Inside Mong La, the Myanmar Town Where You Can Buy Drugs, Sex, and Endangered Animals

Mong La is a 5,000-square-kilometer fiefdom in the Golden Triangle that is infamous for the flagrancy of its sin-based industries like prostitution, gambling, and the selling of endangered animals.<p>Every day, thousands of Chinese visitors cross the border to Mong La in northeast Myanmar. And it's …

Must-Visit Places for a the Budget Traveler

Successful people “think” success all the time. That is why their goals are firmly lodged in their subconscious. The subconscious is brilliant at …

You'll Never Guess The Most Charitable Nation In The World

And the winner for most charitable nation in the world is ... Myanmar. Coming in second: the United States.<p>If you're scratching your head, one reason may be that the ranking confounds the common perception "that generosity and wealth are connected to one another," says Adam Pickering. He's the …

Historic Election Day in Myanmar: Pictures

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

San Diego is a salt mover and shaker in desalination campaign

San Diego may be known as "America's Finest City," but — at least this week — it's also the epicenter of the desalination and water reuse movement.<p>More than a thousand water experts from around the globe are gathered at the waterfront convention center for the International Desalination Assn. World …

10 Affordable Countries That Budget Travelers Can't Miss

Traveling is a way of life. Traveling inspires, changes us, and broadens our horizons. We should all travel at least once in a while.<p>Unfortunately, …

Recipe: Scallops with White Wine Beurre Blanc & Lemon Orzo

For the beurre blanc, bring the wine, wine vinegar, and shallots to a boil in a medium stainless steel saucepan. Cook the mixture until reduced to a …

Healthy Dinner Recipes in 20 Minutes

Peter Ardito<p>Beef Stir-Fry with Avocado Salad<p>Recipe developed by Anna Berman<p><b>Makes:</b> 4 servings<b><br>Prep time:</b> 10 minutes<b><br>Cook time:</b> 10 minutes<p><b>Ingredients:</b><br>12 …

This Easy Notebook Hack Will Make You a Multitasking Pro

The first day of school has officially arrived, guys. Students everywhere are heading back to class with their brand new notebooks + school supplies and are gearing up to learn. Thanks to the folks at High Five HQ, we learned about a super cool notebook hack DIY that is a total game changer<i>.</i> Here’s …

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15 Elegant And Delicate DIY Project Ideas For Beginners

It is a difficult decision the one of choosing the first DIY project to start with. There are tons of ideas out there that seem appealing and easy …

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19 Real Life Examples of An Extroverted Introvert So You Don’t Get Confused

If you’re like me, you’re an extroverted introvert. You can be outgoing, yet you desperately need your alone time.<i>You can’t do that. You’re one or</i> …

September 2015

18 Reasons Why You'll Be Obsessed With Target's Newest Collaboration

Adam Lippes is mad for plaid.<p>When he signed on to be Target's latest high-fashion collaborator, Adam Lippes was given just one constraint: The collection, which spans from apparel to housewares, had to be plaid. But after previewing it all last night, it's clear that Lippes (whose minimalist-chic, …

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

Earth 2.0: NASA finds planet that matches our own

Astronomers hunting for another Earth have found the closest match yet, a potentially rocky planet circling its star at the same distance as the Earth orbits the Sun, NASA has said.<p>Named Kepler 452b, the planet is about 60 percent larger than Earth. It could have active volcanoes, oceans and …

When To Use Your Miles, And When To Pay For A Ticket Instead

Given the new onslaught of readers from all around the world this week, we here at OMAAT are operating on somewhat of a “back to basics bootcamp” …

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The 15 best hiking trails in the world

Looking for a fun, adventurous, and affordable summer vacation? Go take a hike -- literally!<p>Hiking is good way to see waterfalls, mountain peaks, and alpine meadows without spending a lot of money. And a hike isn't just something to do on a summer afternoon. There are many trails that are best …

Top Five Detour Adventures You Need to Know About Between Las Vegas and Denver

As an adventure photographer and writer I am always searching for the "off the beaten track" activities and photo ops while on my travels. You can find me climbing cliffs and waterfalls and asking around for the hidden gem "locals only" spots. So when my 75-year-old father wanted to do a road trip …

Take Your Kit from Car Camping to Backpacking | REI Co-op Journal

First things first: Rules are meant to be broken. I once unknowingly lugged a full-size cast-iron skillet into the backcountry on a gear-testing trip …

28 Days of Pancake Recipes—They're All Perfect for Brunch!

Not overmixing the batter is just one of the test kitchen's cardinal rules for making these definitive pancakes. Get the rest of their tips for a flawless stack in our step-by-step guide.

10 Tiny Herb Garden Ideas That Will Fit in Any Apartment

Whether you’re a culinary mastermind or you’ve got a dozen food delivery services on speed dial, you have to admit that the idea of keeping your own herb garden sounds kind of great. While some of us live in spaces large enough to accommodate hanging gardens and backyard edibles, those of us in …

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50 Apps and Websites to Optimize Your Vacation

Technology has completely changed the way we travel. Even when going on an off-grid adventure, we document every detail to save as soon as we’re back …

Savvy traveller who never pays for flights reveals his top tips on how YOU can travel the world for free

He made the headlines for his plan to travel 20,000 miles on 21 flights in first class... without paying a penny.<p>Now American 28-year-old Scott Keyes …

Top 10 Things to Do in Hawaii

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15 Insanely Useful Diagrams For Book Lovers

Book and wine pairings? Yes please!

Books

You Haven't Done Greece Till You've Been to These 7 Islands

The Greek islands I hear so many people speak of—laconic beaches, party towns and small villages populated by idyllic whitewashed buildings—are not exactly the islands I know. When I was a kid, I rafted down Peloponnesian rivers, snorkeled in the Ionian Sea, and once camped with my family for 39 …

The BEST Jeans, According To Your Calf Shape

Sandals let you dip a toe into summer trends, but it’s your ankles that get that first taste of spring. After all, hiking up a hem is a pretty …