Steven J Manifold

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Here’s What You Need to Know Before Buying CBD

It won’t get you high. It will get you relief.<p><i>RealClearLife has partnered with InsideHook, the</i> <i>essential lifestyle guide for adventurous and</i> …

Cannabis

Chill out anywhere you can drive to with a truck-mounted hammock

It fits a standard two-inch vehicle receiver hitch, can handle a hammock up to nine feet six inches (2.9 m) long, happily lugs up to 300 lb (136 kg), …

Camping

My Most Embarrassing Moments on the Trail

Those who know me in real life and not just from the internet know just how clumsy and awkward I can be. This results in some pretty embarrassing …

Hiking

Omni 20 USB-C battery pack review: If you try this $200 battery, you’ll never go back

I remember introducing the rest of my family to rechargeable battery packs about seven years ago, just as everyone was migrating from Blackberries …

Gear & Gadgets

3 Amazon Prime Day items beginner photographers should look for

Prime Day comes once a year, boasting great deals and discounts. Here are three things a beginner photographer should seek out.<p>Amazon's annual "Prime …

Landscape Photography

My 300-Mile Tested Gear List

Ole Man from the AT Lodge told us that we’ll learn everything we need to know for our thru-hike while in the 100-Mile Wilderness. I’m 300 miles into …

Backpacking

Kennebunkport Escape: Long Lazy Days and Fancy Camping

Dock Square, the main drag of Kennebunkport, Maine, is a slip of road that sidles past a few shops and restaurants, humps over an old drawbridge past …

New England

Healthier Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings Recipe

"This is an easy slow cooker recipe that cooks while you are at work! We added more veggies and used natural (not condensed) soup to make this recipe …

Cooking

The things that didn't break: Gear that goes the distance

This post includes profanity.<p><i>“Oh, Jesus!” he moaned. “Did you see what God just did to us?”</i> <i><br>“God didn’t do that!” I shouted. “You did it.”</i><p><i>Excerpt from</i> …

Camping

Campfire Mole Chicken

I absolutely love the flavor and aroma of real Mexican mole. It has an exotic quality to it from the nuts, chiles, spices, and bitter Mexican …

Recipes

Map: Beat the Crowds in the National Parks

It's no secret that visitation is way, way up at America’s iconic national parks. If you’ve recently tried to get a Yosemite Valley parking spot in …

National Parks

How to Shoot Defocused Firework Photos

I’m photographer David Johnson, and in this tutorial I’ll be sharing how I shoot long-exposure photos of defocused fireworks.<p>Gear List<p>Canon EOS 5D …

Landscape Photography

Curry-Citrus Cauliflower Soup with Seared Scallops and Crispy Shallots

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Separate shallot rings, and pat dry with paper towels.<p>Step 2<p>Heat 3 tablespoons oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high …

Recipes

Slow Cooker Cider-Braised Pot Roast

Sweet, savory, and beyond simple, this pot roast gets delectably tender and flavorful in the slow cooker, thanks to fragrant apple cider.<p>Read More + …

Cooking

10 best-selling printers that Amazon customers swear for home offices and college dorms

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>Printers are still one of the most useful tech accessories to have in your house, or in, say, your college dorm room.<p>Whether you need …

Customers

Amtrak Is Having a 2-for-1 Sale on Private Roomettes So You Can Book Your Dream Train Trip With a Friend (Video)

Attention would-be cross-country train travelers: Amtrak is having a sale on roomettes — the small rooms onboard the train that offer both privacy …

Trains

10 Day Hike Essentials You Should Take Every Time You Hit The Trail

Hiking is a great activity — for you or the entire family — and it doesn’t have to be an expensive hobby. In fact, most of us probably have all of …

Hiking

The Best Websites for Finding a Private Campsite

The sharing economy of Uber and Airbnb has come to camping. These sites connect you to private lands where you can camp.<p>1. Tentrr<p>Ideal for new campers, or folks looking for built-in comfort, Tentrr sites include a 10-by-12-foot canvas tent with a queen-size cot, fire pit, drinking water, sun …

tentrr

How to spot fake reviews on Amazon

Amazon is the place to get just about anything, from a Unicorn Mask to a cardboard cutout of Buddy the Elf. But behind every amazing product is a …

Headphones

The 5 Best Sleeping Pads For Backpacking

After a long day of backpacking through the woods, all you want to do is crawl into your tent and drift off to sleep. You’ve worked hard, after all. …

7 Plants You Can Eat If You're Stranded in the Wild

1 of 9<p>Edible Plants<p>On the off chance that you find yourself stranded in the wilderness on your next camping trip or hike, don’t panic — there are …

Native Americans

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Wine

Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef Recipe

"I got this recipe from a friend and it is wonderful. My kids love it. It tastes like you got it at a Chinese restaurant and the slow cooker does …

The Only Stretch You Need For Better Posture Instantly

<i>Here at mbg, we believe in</i> <i>Mindful Movement</i><i>. In our video series, we’ll break down various moves designed to help you take care of your physical body</i> …

The Best Hiking Socks Money Can Buy

A quality pair of hiking socks can make or break a day on the trail. Your feet are your most important tool when hiking. They’re your means of …

Why You Can, and Should, Smoke Basically Everything in Your Fridge

Let's all be big bad smokeboys this summer.<p>You may have heard about the fact that I bought a smoker because I won’t ever shut the fuck up about it. Not even for a second. There you were, peacefully settling into a screening of Avengers: Infinity War, and suddenly there’s a doofy-looking asshole …

The 8 Best Cheap Hotels in Honolulu

There's no way around it: Flying to the middle of the Pacific Ocean is expensive. Luckily, Honolulu is home to a good number of value hotels whose …

Samsung’s fastest 64GB and 128GB microSD cards have never been cheaper on Amazon

Today is the perfect day to stock up on storage for all your smartphones, cameras, eBook readers, and anything else that supports removable memory …

10 Best Waterproofing Sprays for Outdoor Gear 2018

Spring at last! The coming of spring is always celebrated by us outdoorsmen — it signals the annual return to the great outdoors. After months of …

What Is Flexibility?

Flexibility is the range of motion in a joint or group of joints or the ability to move joints effectively through a complete range of motion. …

Exercise