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10 European Etiquette Rules You Should Know

No matter how well-mannered we may be back home, Europe can be a minefield of faux pas just waiting to happen. I've made my fair share, to be sure. …

Self-awareness

Southwest Road Trip of a Lifetime

Sedona<p>Although Sedona is best known (and frequently lampooned) for its spiritual vibe, it’s not as if the town, with its galleries, upscale …

Healthy Brownie Recipe That Tastes Amazing

The following <b>healthy brownie recipe</b> is one of my staples that will not only satisfy your sweet-tooth, but also provide quality nutrition in under 30 …

Polish Sourdough Rye Bread (Chleb Na Zakwas Żytni) Recipe

The sourdough starter in this Polish rye bread recipe (loosely translated as <i>chleb</i> <i></i><i>na</i><i>zakwas</i> <i>żytni</i>) gives it a delightful tang, but it takes two days to …

Zion National Park: Finding a road less traveled

Visitor numbers at Zion National Park are skyrocketing, which often means long lines to enter the park, to board shuttles and even to access certain trails.<p>In 2016, the park set a record with nearly 4.3 million visitors, 17% more than the previous record — set in 2015.<p>Jana Schleif of Marktoberdorf, …

National Parks

Taste Beyond The Tongue

7 presidential actions Trump blasted Obama for and then did himself

In comments to the press and in his frequent tweets, President Donald Trump has garnered plenty of attention for lambasting President Barack Obama's policies and actions.<p>But since taking office in January, Trump has done many of the things he once criticized Obama for doing.<p>Here are seven things …

6 Parental Lessons That Helped Bill Gates Become a Billionaire

Bill Gates might be one man, but he had help getting to where he is. Find out the advice he received from his parents that helped him become the world's richest man.<p>One of my 13-year-old son's idols is Bill Gates. The fact that he is the richest man on Earth plays a part in that, but my son deeply …

30 Delicious Things You Never Knew You Could Make With A Crock-Pot

Think *outside* the stew.

12 Camping Pie Iron Recipes Perfect For Your Next Family Campout

You’re looking for new camping pie iron recipes for your next campout? Well, you’ve come to the right place.<p>Our family loves to go camping and a pie …

7 Scams to Avoid if You Come to New York City

New York City attracts people with big dreams and a knack for making money. For centuries, capitalists and entrepreneurs have come together to build …

Proud Sausage Dog Poses With Her 6 Tiny Sausages For Maternity Photoshoot

Beware, pandas – this will make your hearts melt. Just as you thought maternity photo shoots couldn’t get any cuter… Adorable little tail-waggers …

17 Easy Campfire Treats Your Kids Will Love

Stress-free snacks for the whole family.

How clever is your dog? Take these tests to find out...

Telegraph vet Pete Wedderburn selects five exercises to test your faithful companion’s brainpower.<p>1. Observational learning<p>Choose a time of day that is not the normal time when you walk your dog. When the dog is looking at you, silently pick up your coat and keys, and the dog’s leash, then stop …

How to Vacation in Paris on a $1,000 Budget. (Including the Flight. Ye

<i>What’s your dream vacation?</i> Glamour <i>asked 1,000 women that question—and then had 13 top travel bloggers plan your most-wanted trips, all for under $1,000! This week, we present everything you need to know about planning your best getaway ever. The final stop: Paris, France</i><p>Paris is the city you most …

France

Tofu 101: How to Make Flavorful, Delicious Dishes With Tofu

There is probably no food that causes as much debate and confusion as tofu. People seem to have a love it or hate it stance towards this block of …

The American Hiking Trails You Must Do Before You Die

Shutterstock<p>Panorama Trail<p><b>Where it is:</b> Yosemite National Park, CA<b><br>Distance:</b> 8.5 miles<br>Have your GoPro ready—you're definitely going to want to capture …

What's the best three- to four-day backpacking route in Utah?

<i>A:</i><p>A reputation for miles of salt flats—159 to be exact—might deceive any traveler from thinking much else exists in Utah besides buoyant lakes and world-class skiing. But south of Salt Lake City are a whopping five national parks (Bryce, Zion, Arches, Canyonlands, and Capitol Reef) and a national …

10 Secrets of the Louvre, The World's Most Visited Museum

<i>This piece originally appeared on Travel + Leisure.</i><p>For many people all over the world, a visit to the Louvre is a major bucket list item during a …

Camping in Canada – Creepy Story

Scariest moment of my life happened while my friend and I were camping in eastern Canada as teenagers. We decided to sleep in this abandoned camper …

Pulp Fiction

7 Things to Do Each Day If You Want to Raise Happy and Successful Kids

Raising happy and successful kids is hard enough. Teenagers? That's a whole different story.<p>I'm like, a <i>dozen</i> years away from being dad to a teenager, but I was drawn to Christie Halverson's piece about raising teenagers--published a couple of years ago on her blog and more recently on Upworthy. …

26 "Harry Potter" Quotes Made Hilarious By Replacing "Wand" With "Penis"

"Your penis, Lucious. I require your penis."

Why Can’t We Feel the Earth Spinning?

<i>Kids ask a lot of questions. mental_floss has answers. WHY?, our new series for kids and parents, tackles all types of questions children have about</i> …

What I Wish People Knew About Having Severe Social Anxiety

<i>People who suffer from mental illness are more than just the "sad" or "anti-social" stereotypes. There is no face of mental illness -- your friend</i> …

Hiking The North Country Trail - Copper Falls

Brownstone Falls at Copper Falls State Park<b><br>The North Country National Scenic Trail crosses Wisconsin between Upper Michigan and Minnesota. Most of</b> …

6 Ways To Discipline Teens

We can all agree that it is easier to to discipline little kids than it is to discipline teens, right? I think that I can hear a collective yes in the background. With little kids we can always turn to our favorite default go-to discipline method which are time-outs where we attempt to separate the …

National Geographic: The Whole World Is Watching. Something. [Greg Laden's Blog]

Someone just asked on Facebook if humans are naturally carnivores. My response: What is a carnivore? Taxon? A certain percentage of meat in the diet? …

Anthropology