Shannan Irwin

11 Flips | 2 Magazines | 25 Likes | 2 Following | @ShannanIrwin | Keep up with Shannan Irwin on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Shannan Irwin”

Did Airbnb Kill the Mountain Town?

Brian Barker was living in Portland, Oregon, with a well-paying union job as a spokesperson for the fire department. But despite having “a job you don’t leave”—he had an itch. “I wanted to go live in the mountains,” he says. “I didn’t want to sit in traffic all the time. I was tired of living in …

What Does Buddha Dharma Mean?

Dharma: A Word With Infinite Meaning<p><i>Dharma</i> (Sanskrit) or <i>dhamma</i> (Pali) is a word Buddhists use often. It refers to the second gem of the Three Jewels …

How to Build a Healthy Relationship with Yourself Every Day

A healthy relationship with ourselves is multi-layered. It’s complicated. It consists of many, many parts—just like any relationship with anyone. And …

Transcendental Meditation for Everyone

Bob Roth, chief executive of the David Lynch Foundation, teaches transcendental meditation to a range of students, from elementary-school children to CEOs<p>By<p>Alexandra Wolfe<p>Alexandra Wolfe<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@AlexandraWolfe<p>Alexandra.Wolfe@wsj.com<p><b>Bob Roth</b> knows his field sounds a little …

Meditation

A Beginner Yoga Flow That’s All About Connecting With Your Body

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

Road Tripping Italy: From Siena to Calcata

Visit Siena, the epitome of Italy’s extraordinary hill towns. (Photo: Getty Images)<p>Sandwiched between Rome and Florence, an almost mythical swath of …

Italy

Easy Tips to Try Meditating

Maybe you’ve tried meditating before. You close your eyes, expecting enlightenment (or at least some instant stress relief ) but nothing happens. …

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

Make Your Own Brown Sugar in 5 Minutes Using Sugar and Molasses

When you are eager to make a recipe that calls for brown sugar but you don't have any in the cupboard, you can save yourself a trip to the grocery …

Healthier Empanada Dough - Masa Para Empanadas Light

If you enjoy the traditional taste of lard in your empanada dough, this recipe may not be for you. But yogurt does a reasonable job as a substitute …

Thai Pork Satay (with Satay Sauce)

This Thai pork satay recipe is easy to make and the satay can either be oven-broiled or grilled on your barbecue. Pork satay is a popular street food …