Robert Hanks

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Disconnect in these A-frame tiny cabins in the Catskills

The Catskills area will soon welcome the Eastwind Hotel, a 1920s bunk house that has been converted into a gorgeous boutique hotel and accompanying …

Outdoors

How to Shoot Awesome Astrophotography & Night Sky Images: A Basic Tutorial to Get You Started

This video tutorial is a few years old, but we thought we’d share it because it offers some great starter information on how to shoot …

Photography

6 Ways to Have More Productive Meetings (Yes, it Can Happen)

<i>Bing!</i>That’s right. You just got <i>another</i> calendar invite. Your last free block of time to do actual work is gone.Don’t get us wrong – there can be …

Productivity

33+ Awesome Photos Composed Using The Rule Of Seconds

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their favorite photos showing a subject dividing the frame in two in this photo contest with chances …

Photography

37 Moms Fighting the Stigma of Extended Breastfeeding With Gorgeous Photos

No matter what your journey with feeding your child has looked like — whether you breastfed or formula-fed — being able to nourish your babies from birth is a beautiful thing. For some moms, breastfeeding into toddlerhood is what worked best for their family, and so many of those moms, in an …

Parenting

SanDisk's one-day memory sale has 64GB flash drives starting at $10, microSD cards at $16

Amazon is back with another one-day sale on various SanDisk memory products. From high-capacity microSD cards to durable portable SSDs, there's …

Mobile Technology

A Step-by-Step Video Guide to Removing a Seized or Broken Bolt

Dealing with a stubborn bolt? Here's how to get it threaded out.<p>If you happen to find yourself struggling with a seized or broken bolt lodged in a piece of metal, don't worry, Hagerty put together a sweet video DIY guide using fairly simple tools to help you out.<p>If the bolt you're dealing with …

Woodworking

How I Plan My Work Week

Image: iStock<p>As a self-employed freelancer, keeping track of all the deadlines and other tasks I have can be challenging. On a typical day, I'm …

Productivity

Why Would People Consider Quitting Their Jobs, Exactly? Gallup Research Sums Up the Entire Reason in 1 Sentence

Gallup asked over 195,000 employees to indicate how important certain job attributes are when considering whether to jump ship and take another job with a different organization. Here are the surprising results.<p>In 2017, Gallup released the third iteration of their infamous workplace report, the</i> …

Employee Engagement

2 British tourists and their driver have been abducted in Congo's Virunga National Park

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — A Congo park spokesman says one guard has been killed and two British tourists and their driver have been abducted in Virunga National Park.<p>KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — A Congo park spokesman says one guard has been killed and two British tourists and their driver have been …

National Parks

3 Skills You Need to Shoot Arches National Park

Arches National Park is one of the best places on the planet for nature photography. However, it has been photographed so often that it can be …

Landscape Photography

High-Performing Teams Ask These 4 Questions Every Day

Make sure your team is in alignment with your organization's needs.<p>It's easy for an organization's workforce to fall out of alignment with its business strategy. A little growth here, a little restructuring there, and before you know it, a team can be completely jumbled.<p>It happens to the best of …

Management

Top 10 Moneymaking Apps You Need to Download Now

These moneymaking apps won't make you rich but can earn you some respectable extra pocket money with little effort.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Apps that can make you money? It sounds too good to be true, but moneymaking apps do actually exist. While these apps won’t …

Apps

6 Places to Put Your Cash Now

If you keep your cash savings in a brick-and-mortar bank, you may not be aware that you earn significantly more at other kinds of institutions, such …

Finance

The Pasta Sauce Hailed as the World's Best Is Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

Just as Julia Child changed the way Americans felt about French cooking, Marcella Hazan changed the way they felt about Italian cooking. And though …

Nutrition

The Secret Tool You Can Use To Keep People Accountable

If You Use It, You Can Get an Immediate Jump in Productivity<p>Accountability is a topic that lots of CEOs and leader talk about. Specifically, most of their concern is that they don't feel like their people hold themselves accountable to the things they need to do in driving higher levels of …

Project Management

Why Traffic-Choked Nashville Said 'No Thanks' to Public Transit

Nashville is growing. It’s gridlocked. Car commuters in the Grand Ole Stopry spend an average of 33 hours a year stuck in traffic. And its voters …

Urban Design

These before-and-after photos show how much your body can change from drinking less alcohol

The difference is remarkable.<p>Seven years ago, a Swedish Instagram influencer who goes by "Jelly Devote" went out drinking with her friends at least three times a week, suffering hangovers just as often. "I don’t know how much I drank — just that it was a lot," she says of her affinity for beer and …

Fitness

How to spot a liar at work

Most workplace lies are discovered after the fact — after you’ve signed the faulty contract, hired the wrong person, or agreed to work on that …

Body Language

Can’t afford a house? Build one—from a kit

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>“I wanted to build something,” Jennifer Buck says. So she’s building a two-story, …

Real Estate

How To Pay Off Your 30-Year Mortgage In A Fraction Of The Time

The housing market has been going up, and as a result, a lot of investors and homeowners are finding themselves benefitting from substantial appreciation on their home values. Investors often approach me with the problem of too much “lazy” equity in their homes.<p>Sophisticated investors know the …

Personal Finance

Available appointments at Elements in Franklin

Available Appointments this week:<p>Monday, May 7<p>Stacey: 9am, 10am<br>• Wil: 11am, 1pm, 3pm<br>• Victoria: wait list only<br>• Rocio: 11am, 12pm<br>• Rachael: wait list …

Want Big, Cheap Prints? Try Printing Your Photos on Fabric

You've used your inkjet to print edge-to-edge A4s and A3s, then wanted to upsize, so you went to an online printer for a canvas or a poster. They get …

Textile Industry

How to Listen to Audiobooks Through Amazon Echo

Alexa can read you books from Amazon's Kindle service and audiobooks from Audible.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Smart Homes

FREE ERIC KIM Lightroom Classic CC Presets 2018

Dear friend,<p>As a present, here are some new ERIC KIM LIGHTROOM CLASSIC CC PRESETS 2018 for you!<p>What’s new?<p>With the new Adobe Lightroom Classic CC, …

Tutorials

12 tips for successful boudoir photography

<b>Boudoir photography is growing in popularity but it isn’t as easy as it might look. AP went on a photo shoot at Brighton’s famous Hotel Pelirocco,</b> …

Nikon D700

12 Mistakes Beginner Photographers Make and How to Fix Them FAST

It's been a good, long while since I was a beginner photographer. But believe me, I remember the struggles well.There's so much to learn as a …

Landscape Photography

Data Dashboard UI Kit

A beautifully designed dashboard UI kit with more than 130 components.Designed and published by Creative Form Studio, this data dashboard UI kit is …

Web Design

Put a 500GB portable SSD in your pocket for $160

Samsung's blazing-fast drive normally runs $190.<p><i>ZDNet's Business Bargain Hunter scours the web for great deals on computers, phones, services and</i> …

Gear & Gadgets

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Podcasting