Melissa Miller

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The USA's Top 10 Hiking Trails: From Coast To Coast

Going for a hike is as easy as tying your shoes and taking that first step into nature. It’s one of the best ways to enjoy the great outdoors and …

Hiking

I Heart My National Park: Olympic

Encompassing 1,441 square miles of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, <b>Olympic National Park</b> invites visitors to explore three distinct ecosystems: subalpine forest and wildflower meadow; temperate forest; and the rugged Pacific shore. Because of the park’s relatively unspoiled condition and outstanding …

National Parks

The most breathtaking natural wonder in every state

In celebration of Earth Day, we set out to find the most beautiful natural attraction in each state, using input from folks who have lived in these places.<p>Can you guess which state the picture to the right is from? Follow along to find out. (They're in alphabetical order if you want to find yours …

This Chart Shows How Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO Affect Your Photos

Learning even just the basics of photography takes a bit of work and one of the more complex ideas is the relationship between ISO, aperture, and …

Shutter Speed

How To Photograph Lighthouses In The Landscape

Next time you are at the coast get your camera out and photograph a lighthouse.

Create Surreal Landscape Photography With This Trick

If you’re interested in creating photos with a surreal look and feel, you’re going to need to brush up on your long exposure techniques. A change in …

This Trick Will Save You From Endless Hours Of Peeling Potatoes

Peeling potatoes can be dull and tough, especially if you're preparing a meal that requires a lot of them. Sure, there are certain methods that promise to save time -- like this power drill trick -- but they often seem to do more harm than good. But thanks to ultimate lifehacker Dave Hax, we just …

10 Simple Qualities That Can Help You Achieve Professional Success and Satisfaction in Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The two biggest things people search for are simple: the desire to be happy and the desire to feel satisfied with life. To attain these goals and to achieve great satisfaction and personal satisfaction in your life and career, consider …

1000 Calorie Diet Plan Thats Simple Yet Powerful!

Ok we are about go over a simple 1000 calorie diet plan that can have you losing weight at a natural steady rate. Its important that you lose weight …

7 Helpful Tips for People Who Are New to Fitness

Photo Credit: MuyFemenino.com via Compfight cc<p>A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, I was a young, naive, and baby faced college kid who was eagerly getting involved with fitness. Instead of focusing on Marketing 101, my focus was on passing fitness 101.<p>With an obsession toward chasing my …

Why Didn't Junk Food Cause Obesity Generations Ago?

<i>Why didn't junk food cause obesity in the olden days?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>"Nuclear" Family</i><p><i>Answer by Gwen Sawchuk</i><p>I …

Try this spaghetti with turkey meatballs, under 500 calories

Pasta doesn't have to be an unhealthy cheat meal! It can be nutritious as well as satisfying. Here, Joe Bastianich shares a recipe from his new cookbook, "Healthy Pasta," which is full of pasta recipes under 500 calories.<p>Spaghetti with Turkey Meatballs<p>Steve Giralt Photography

10 Things That Slow Your Metabolism

Beat these culprits to burn more calories<p>Need another reason to love your body? It burns calories all by itself—as long as you don't get in the way. See, every cell in your body plays a role in energy metabolism—the process of turning the food you eat into energy that keeps your heart beating, …

Nutrition

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19 Timeless Tips for Landscape Photography

Some things change with time and technology, and photography is a good example of that. We no longer lock ourselves in darkrooms, nor do we still use …

I’m really pleased to share this interview with Andrew Hector, a talented iPhone photographer who takes stunning photos of landscapes. With a passion …

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 …

European Travel

Stanley Tucci: I'd be perfectly happy to just have a kitchen

The star of The Devil Wears Prada and The Hunger Games talks to Bryony Gordon about his new cookbook and why he can't see himself leaving London anytime soon<p>When I meet Stanley Tucci on a grey London afternoon in late February, his newborn son, Matteo, is only five weeks old. The 54-year-old actor …

Interview with Fine Art Photographer, Chris Kayler

As an emotionally driven photographer, do you find it difficult to create when confronted by emotionally arid episodes in your life?<p>Much like …

Ready for Action: The 9 Best Energy Bars

In days of yore, energy bars were flat, grotesque masses of protein and carbohydrates cooked up in some laboratory by a cackling scientist with no …

Nutrition

Hurray! Hangover-proof wine is finally here

Scientists have created a way to get rid of the toxic element in alcohol that produce hangovers<p>That familiar pounding headache and intense nausea that typically follows a night of alcoholic over-indulgence could finally become a thing of the past.<p>A professor of microbial genomics at the University …

Alcohol