Nikolaas Dietsch

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Week Video Workout Plan

Give us 30 minutes a day for 14 days straight, and by the end of this two-week video workout plan, you'll feel stronger, more energised, and more …

Brand New Colorful Bathrooms That Look Vintage or Retro

Lately I've been noticing a beautiful and intriguing new trend for the bathroom: new bathrooms designed to look like old bathrooms. If you think …

Looking For Cheap Flights? New Study Reveals Best Times To Book Airfare

Looking to book a vacation? Wondering what the prime time for airfare deals is? A massive study published this week reveals the best time to buy …

How Your Trainer Got that Arm Vein

When someone has a visible cephalic vein, the one that runs vertically over the biceps, you can usually assume they’re fit as hell. But it takes more …

Choose Your Own Adventure: The 8 Best Family Resorts to Visit in 2017

Escaping to a high-end resort or hotel in a breathtaking, romantic setting sounds like a pretty incredible way to take a vacation from everyday life, …

Hot Springs

DIY Bathroom Floating Shelves

Do you love the contemporary look and feel of floating shelves…but feel intimidated by tackling such a project yourself? I want to let you in on a …

Woodworking

10 Things to Do in the Most Northerly Part of Chile

For the past 2 years, we keep thinking that we’ve left Chile for the last time. Then we find ourselves back there. When we decided to leave Bolivia, …

11 Incredibly Scenic National Parks in Canada

Though there’s more than 3.8 million square miles of land in Canada, the majority of its citizens live near its southern border, which means there’s …

Top 5 Best Luxury Wilderness Lodges In The World

Continuing our series of the best places to travel in 2017, I am now looking at the top 5 best luxury wilderness lodges and resorts in the world. If …

Make Chicken Under a Brick with Crispy Skin, Indoors, in a Half Hour

Chicken under a brick isn’t a new dish, and it’s most often prepared on the grill, but this method from Bon Appetit combines everything I love about …

6 Non-Touristy Balkans Destinations That Should Top Your 2017 Travel Lists

Topping most travel lists is an island-hopping escapade through Croatia and Montenegro, as both countries offer a slew of stunning coastlines and Old World charm where cobblestoned streets and castles prove common. But unbeknownst to most, these countries are just the outset of exploration into the …

European Travel

Pics Of Vintage Ship Interiors Show What Luxury Travel Meant Before Business Class Flight Seats

Travel. It's a hobby people pursue with ease now, but there was a time when travelling overseas meant just staying at sea for weeks, and sometimes …

Here's where to find California's changing leaves

When and where to view the fall foliage in Northern California<p>The foliage season is really starting to bloom across Northern California according to CaliforniaFallColor.com, which compiles a weekly update of current conditions across the state.<p>This weekend in the Eastern Sierra conditions are at …

18 Easy Ways to Make Your Home Cozy for Fall

Summer—and summer long weekends—are over. So as you reacclimate yourself to your regular routine, spruce up your schedule and get excited for fall with a healthy dose of nesting. The basics of décor-oriented insulating—lots of throws, candles, and a reexamination of your fireplace accessories—are …

Decorations

9 Remarkable Rooftop Garden Designs Around the World Photos

For city dwellers green space is hard to come by—at least when it’s on the ground level. Rooftop gardens and green roofs are the new backyards, as shown in the book <i>Living Roofs</i> (teNeues, $55). Author Ashley Penn, a landscape architect and Chartered Member of the United Kingdom’s Landscape …

Landscaping

15 reasons why you really should visit the Cotswolds

It’s half a century since the Cotswolds was declared an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). To mark the milestone Telegraph Travel explores this pretty pocket of rural England – from rolling hills and sweeping meadows to bucolic villages and stately homes – and explains what it is that keeps …

Stress Literally Shrinks Your Brain (7 Ways To Reverse The Damage)

Stress is terrible for your brain. Here are seven strategies you can use to fix the damage and get your stress under control today.<p>We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious emotional, even physical, consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our …

Emotional Intelligence

5 behaviors that will burn you out before you turn 30

Flickr/Kai Chan VongIn all likelihood, you know what burnout feels like: Exhaustion, disinterest, poor performance, irritability, lack of empathy.<p>The media often claims it's caused by bad work environments; bad coworkers; bad bosses.<p>This is partially true: Employees with large caseloads experience …

9 Success Lessons From Usain Bolt's Absurd Rio Olympics

Usain Bolt didn't just glide into success in Rio. He applied powerful success lessons along the way--you can too.<p>This just in: Usain Bolt is fast.<p>I'm not. I move about as quickly as a manatee swimming in a vat of hair gel.<p>But I'm quick to pick up on applicable lessons for business (and life) …

Just 4.2 light-years away, scientists spot a rocky, Earth-like planet that could have liquid water

Pale blue dot, meet pale red dot.<p>Astronomers have spent decades scouring the skies looking for Earth-sized planets around distant stars. And now they've found one, sitting smack in the habitable zone of our nearest stellar neighbor.<p>Proxima b, described Wednesday in the journal Nature, could be one …

Summer activity breaks in Norway, Denmark and Sweden: readers’ tips

Winning tip: Spectacular bike/train trip, Norway<p>Take the scenic 2½-hour train journey from Bergen to Finse, the highest railway station in Norway (1,222 metres), which is close to the Hardangerjøkulen glacier, the film location for the planet Hoth in The Empire Strikes Back. From there hire a bike …

European Travel

Wild Scandinavia: adventure without breaking the bank

With some of the largest remaining tracts of true wilderness in Europe, Scandinavia and Iceland offer a multitude of adventure opportunities and, if you head off the beaten track, they can work out a lot cheaper than you might expect. The centuries-old tradition of <i>allemansrätten</i> (every man’s right) …

European Travel

Porcupine Mountains | Upper Peninsula Michigan

Porcupine Mountain State Park,<br>Upper Peninsula Michigan<br>Hiking, Waterfalls, Camping, Scenic Overlooks along the South Shore of the Lake Superior Circle …

Video: In the Land of the Midnight Sun - A Visit to Norway

Need a bit of an escape as we head into the weekend? You'll find it in this five minute video that takes us into the Nordland region of Norway where …

Travel

15 Cottage Stays in the U.S. That Are Perfect for a Spring or Summertime Trip

Spread over 60 acres, Hidden Pond resort features 36 suite-like bungalows and two-bedroom cottages. While each has it's own personality, they are all …

The best meditation apps if you’re just getting started

<i>This post originally appeared on The Zoe Report</i><p>We’re the first to admit how life can get pretty stressful at times. When we’re constantly connected …

The Top 5 Lessons I've Learned After Reading 500+ Self-Help Books

By the time I was 15 years old, my mom, sister, and I had moved homes at least 25 times. My father was an alcoholic. I was getting government-paid school lunches and had a weekend job at a local bakery. I was not surrounded by much ambition or inspiration.<p>But I knew the life I was given was …

Rick Steves: The best and worst of Europe

Americans get the shortest vacations in the industrial world. With so little time, the pressure is on to make all the right choices when planning a trip. But how to select the right destination? It ultimately depends on your interests and your tastes — and what your experienced travel writer tells …

Top 10 Mindfulness Lessons from Jon Kabat-Zinn

Jon Kabat-Zinn’s mindfulness lessons are simply gold. It helps us in so many ways. I learned a lot of things from his teachings. His words are …