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Tip: Grow Thicker Muscle Fibers

This natural compound improves insulin sensitivity, manages testosterone and estrogen, and makes muscle fibers grow.<p>Unlike most supplements, the lay …

What Are the Best Long Trails I Can Do Over a Vacation?

1.2K<p>SHARES<p><i>Dreaming about a thru-hike? Get ready with our</i> <i>Thru-Hiking 101</i> <i>class</i>.<p><b>Dear Snorkel,</b><p>I dream of doing a thru-hike. The problem? As someone who’s …

National park tips: To get into Alcatraz, do some work in advance

Alcatraz Island has been a tourist attraction for longer than it was a federal prison — 42 years versus 29 — and its popularity seems to be only growing.<p>Ferry tickets sell out weeks in advance, and they aren't cheap; the round trip from Pier 33 costs about $35 per adult.<p>Here is where to book a spot …

17 Camping Gear Fails You Never Want to Make Again

We've all done some stupid stuff while camping. Let's learn from our mistakes.<p><b>Not bringing warm enough clothes:</b> This is the number one mistake I see. Inevitably, someone has failed to realized that the mountains are colder than the city or that the desert can be, too. Or, they think, “45 degrees? I …

Here's how far in advance you should book your flight

Booking your flight at the right time can save you money, but it's hard to know when exactly that right time is.<p>CheapAir.com recently released its annual study on when you should book your flight to get the best deals, analyzing about 1.2 million trips from the US to 74 popular destinations.<p><b>Here's</b> …

Air Travel

It's Probably Your Own Fault If Your Car Payments Are Too High

The average auto loan payment is almost $500 a month and loan delinquency is at an all time high. Many industry analysts are concerned about the …

Personal Finance

Ask an Expert: All About Medical Marijuana

As medical marijuana becomes increasingly prevalent, it can be confusing for those of us with little more than a cursory familiarity with …

Why the Summit Charcoal Grill is Unique | Behind the Grill

The Weber Summit® charcoal grill is not your average, ordinary charcoal grill. It is the evolution of charcoal grilling that combines the best of our …

The Best Camping Spots on the Northern California Coast

With mild temperatures, lesser crowds, and year-round open campgrounds, winter can be an ideal time to go camping along the California coast.Perhaps …

Hiking

Yosemite in a Weekend from San Francisco

Hike the Natural Wonders of Yosemite<p>Endless trails, towering sequoias, soaring vertical cliffs, and the grand, glacier-carved valleys leave everyone …

What To Do in Hemet & San Jacinto, CA #VisitSJV

It never fails that on flights to California when I’m asked where I’m going and I reply with “Hemet in the San Jacinto Valley” I receive a confused …

Hiking

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

Level: Can A Budgeting App Change The Way We Bank?

“Level is dedicated to rewriting the financial rulebook to create a secure future for the next generation.” That’s budgeting app Level Money’s stated mission, which can be found on their website’s “About Us” page. But even as lofty as that objective sounds, co-founder and CEO Jake Fuentes says the …

The Step-by-Step Guide to Launching Your Own Blog

This is a step-by-step guide for launching your own blog. I walk you through the process, including screenshots and videos, as well as different …

Safe Migrations with Redshift

Simple has adopted Amazon Redshift as a data warehouse. It’s used not just by our data analysts, but by teams throughout the company to answer …

Top 10 Best Camping Tents

As the weather starts to warm up it’s time to start planning the first camping trip of the year and the most important consideration is your tent. It …

Camping

7 Easy Ways to Boost Your Metabolism

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters, DETAILS</i><p><i>(photo: Eric Ray Davidson)</i><p>While marathon sweat sessions can certainly kick your metabolism into high gear, there's a faster, better way to rev up your fat-burning potential. Below are seven seriously simple moves that will slash through more calories than minutes.<p>"Your …

15 of the Best Courses on Udemy for Self-Improvement

These days, you can learn a whole lot without ever going to school, all through the magic of self-directed learning and Massively Open Online Courses …

Keep your air clean with FilterEasy’s subscription-based HVAC filter replacements

When was the last time you changed the filters on your HVAC system? If you’re like most people, it was probably ages ago. It’s just such an easy …

Digit Finds Extra Money in Your Budget and Automatically Saves It

If you want to sock away more money, automating your savings is the way to go. Digit takes this a step further by calculating how much you can afford …

10 Luxurious Ways to Decorate with Travertine in your Interiors

In your home the materials that make up your surroundings are those that captivate you and help you love your home. Travertine is one of those …

100 Coaching Book Recommendations, Part 2: Life Skills, Productivity, Peak Performance, and Personal Finance

In my last post I shared book recommendations for entrepreneurship, leadership and management, sales and marketing, job search, career change, and biographies of business and career success. Here are more coaching book recommendations for general life skills:<p><b>Life Coaching</b><p><i>Awaken the Giant Within:</i> …

The Cooking Crunch: Feeding A Family on $100.00

Yum<p>photo courtesy: Google Images, Huffington Post<p>Yum <br>We are talking about the fact that in 2007, 26.3 million Americans were using the SNAP …

Spark Core and Android Garage Opener. Minus the Spark Cloud.

Introduction: Spark Core and Android Garage Opener. Minus the Spark Cloud.<p>This Instructable describes a process for making a custom garage opener …

AutoMath Solves Equations with Your Android Phone's Camera

Android: If you're having trouble figuring out that complicated math problem, AutoMath will solve it for you and even give you step-by-step …

Getting Control Of Your Finances– BankBazaar.com

You'll Soon Be Able to Detect Cancer Using Your Smartphone

I spoke to the people behind a device that hopes to simplify the detection of cancer and other diseases.<p><i>Left to right: Jorge Soto, Chief Technology Officer at Miroculus, Foteini Christodoulou, Chief Science Officer, and Alejandro Tocigl, CEO</i><p>The thing about cancer is that you need to catch it early. …

Tips for switching careers | Financial Times

Changing your job function or industry requires careful planning and research. The challenges multiply when you are trying to do both at the same …