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7 Great Winter Backpacking Trips

Don't put your tent in storage just yet. During our colder months, some great southern hemisphere trails shine and a few too-hot-for-summer circuits open up in our southerly states and in the Caribbean. From a couple of weeks to a few days, here are some worthy long walks to take this winter that …

Hiking

The Top 10 Destinations on Our 2016 Travel List

Andrew Rowat<p>Lisbon, Portugal<p>From Nepal to Tasmania, these are the places on our hearts and minds right now.<p>Tis the season to look ahead to another …

Top 10

Super-Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes So You Can Show Off Without Stress

To make a shortcut version of decorated sugar cookies, embellish the dough with chocolate chips and mint extract, then glaze the finished product with creamy icing and crushed peppermint candies.

Top 12 Reasons People Gave Up on the Apple Watch

When he talks about the Apple Watch, Tim Cook likes to cite the 97% user satisfaction results from Wristly, a Web-based research firm that conducts …

Best App for Buying and Selling Luxury Watches

Since 1993, customers from all over the world have hustled to The European Watch Co. on Newbury Street in Boston for the finest . “They don’t even come to the hotel first–they roll in with their luggage,” says Joshua Ganjei, whose father, Albert, began the business.<p>In addition to sales, the store …

Watches

Best Places for Winter Camping in the U.S. - ODU Magazine-North America's #1 Digital Fishing Magazine

Best mobile games of November 2015 (pictures)

This Pasta Exceeds Expectations, Is Truly Weeknight-Appropriate

I tend to have unreasonably high expectations—especially when it comes to pasta.<p>It's because I spent most of my childhood and adolescence eating plain pasta with my dinner. And I’m not talking about pasta that errs on the <i>side</i> of plain, dressed only with butter and Parmesan and chile flakes.<p><b>No, I’m</b> …

Recipes

Our Favorite Gifts for Your Very Own Pastry Wizard

Buying gifts for the pastry fanatic you know isn't particularly hard: As with any purchase for a cook of any kind, you'll want to consider utility and necessity first, after which you can turn to the demands of whimsy and fun. If you know someone who's just starting out on their baking adventures, …

4 Days Camping - No Cooler

Homemade Pontoon Boat<p>Homemade Roof Rack With Accessories<p>Hatchet Restoring (Viking-ish)<p>Rockets Class<p>THIS IS AWESOME! I have been looking for solutions …

How I Quit My 9-5 to Do What I Love and Travel the World (Whenever I Want)

<i>This article was originally published on Making Sense of Cents</i><p>When I was 18, I remember thinking that if I only I could make $15/hour, I'd be set.<p>At the time, I had just started my first year of college, and was working full-time to pay for it. I was making $12/hour all in, including commission, my …

Dad turns the weird things he says to his kids into a brilliant book

There are certain sentences that you’d never imagine yourself saying, like ‘Honey, please don’t lick the toaster.’<p>And ‘We do not poop in books.’<p>Until …

Weird

Naturally occurring 'GM' butterflies have wasp genes

<b>Mother Nature, not Monsanto, appears to be behind this striking twist.</b><p>Things are getting freaky in the critter world. Researchers from Spain and …

Signups for Dark Souls III’s network test are now open

Publisher Bandai Namco needs your help before it kills you.<p>The company has opened the signup process for the Dark Souls III “network stress test” that it plans to run in mid-October. If you register, you’ll have the chance to download a version of the difficult role-playing sequel to try out on …