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I Heart My City: Katie’s Reykjavik

Hello again city lovers! Today’s insider tour of <b>Reykjavik, Iceland</b> will be guided by Katie Hammel, writer of BootsnAll’s Iceland travel guide. She lives in Chicago (which actually has colder winter averages than Iceland!) but considers Reykjavik her home away from home.<p>Want to see your city on</b> …

Why Everyone's Boasting About Bergen Norway

Initially my interest in going to <b>Bergen</b> while I was in <b>Norway</b> was sparked when I discovered a train route I could take with my <b>RailEurope</b> flexipass that goes from one side of Norway to the other. It starts in <b>Oslo</b> and ends in Bergen and has several other scenic stops you can make on the way. Since I …

You Have to See Norway's Fjords From This Incredible Platform

All acrophobiacs aside, you shouldn't go through life without taking in Norway's fjords from the new spectacular platform that's opening up to the …

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

I Create Installations In Public Spaces To Bring People Happiness

My goal as an artist is simple – to create artwork everyday that inspires, that makes people smile, and in turn makes the world a better place.<p>I …

20+ Cats That Look Like Other Things

Remember when we wrote about dogs that look like something else? Now it's the cat's turn to shine. Here is a list of cats that got bored of looking …

20+ Of The Most Famous Cats On The Internet

Cats rule the internet, but not all cats were created equal. As they lord it over us puny humans, some climb to the top of the heap, becoming …

Pets

30 Holiday Cards Guaranteed to Make You LOL

Holiday cards come in all shapes and sizes — and sentiments. One of our favorite card categories — besides DIY, of course — are the funny ones. What better way to wish someone a very Merry Christmas, Hanukkah or Winter Solstice than with the gift of laughter? We found 30 meant to make your bells …

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

Cooking

3 Tips to Melt Your Muffin Top in Weeks

These three tricks are simple and obvious—and if you stick with them, they'll work just as well as any diet out there (if not better)<p><b>Be a Dairy Queen</b>In an <i>International Journal of Obesity</i> study, dieters who had three servings of fat-free yogurt a day for 12 weeks lost more fat around their waists …

Nutrition

The 8 Best Bedtime Snacks for Weight Loss

Food that helps you sleep like a baby...without making you bloated in the a.m.<p>When it comes to snacking within an hour or two of your bedtime, there's a few things to consider: First, research does link late-night calories to the potential for weight gain. One study found that eating right before …

Nutrition

10 Quotes About Failure That Will Inspire You to Succeed | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Fear of failure is one of the main factors stopping people getting what they want. We can be so scared of failure that we don’t even bother trying! …

Simple But Clever Animal Comics By Shanghai Tango

This comic illustrator, who goes by the name of Tango on his Tumblr, creates beautifully silly illustrations depicting various animals on their …

10+ Pets That Are Masters Of Camouflage

Unbeknownst to us, our household pets have been evolving expert camouflage in order to subvert their human rulers. This list features rare …

15+ Cat-Thieves That Were Caught Red-Pawed

There's a saying that goes “honest as a cat when the meat's out of reach”- those adorable furballs might purr and beg for a scratch behind the ears, …

These 25 Animals Will Teach You How To Do Yoga

The ancient spiritual and physical practice of yoga is a decidedly human invention, but that doesn’t mean that animals can’t get in on the fun also! …

30 Untranslatable Words From Other Languages Illustrated By Anjana Iyer

When something is “lost in translation,” it could have been due to a simple mistake or due to the fact that one language was not quite able to …

Language

Relax With 40 Perfectly Looped Ambient Gifs

9 Hilarious Wedding Invitations That Simply Can’t Be Ignored

The expectation of a picture-perfect storybook wedding often turns what is supposed to be a beautiful time in two people’s lives into a stressful, …

Weddings

40 Worst Book Covers and Titles Ever

I’ve been told not to judge a book by its cover, but when the cover has a title like “Images You Should Not Masturbate To”, it’s hard not to. Whether …

Books

30 Cats And Dogs Losing The Battle Against Human Furniture

We love having cats and dogs around as our furry companions, but we often don’t give them much thought when we arrange our homes (unless you own any …

Pets

Adorable Pictures of Adopted Shelter Animals And Their Rescuers Across The USA

For the last year, photographer Theron Humphrey has been traveling the United states capturing the stories of people who have accepted rescued pets …

Pets

Sleeveface: Internet Trend Of People Posing With Old Vinyl Sleeves

You might not have an old record player to listen to your vinyls on, but if you happen to acquire an old vinyl record, a camera of any kind and have …

If It Fits, I Sits: These 21 Cats Prove That No Space Is Too Tight

Cats never fail to amaze us with their determination to fit into tight spaces, but the cats in these photos are the best of their best. Although it …

How to Wrap a Sandwich

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Wrap your sandwich like the gift that it is.</i><p>Your much-needed lunch break finally rolls around. But you open up your brown bag only to find that your …

Sandwiches