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23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An Adult

With help from The New York Public Library's Youth Materials Specialist, Betsy Bird, we put together a list of 23 books worth giving a second read.

9 Super-Charged CrossFit Moves & How To Nail Them

Here at R29, we like to think we're pretty brave when it comes to trying new workouts. SoulCycle? Been there. Parkour? Done that. We've even …

5 Whiteboard Misconceptions That Are Ruining Your CrossFit Experience - Page 2 of 2

Page: 2« Prev<p>4. Last time we did back squats I did MORE than I did this time! I’m obviously a failure and am losing all my gains.<p>Oh, please. The …

Blyde River

5 flexibility marks every man should hit

When it comes to desired physical characteristics, flexibility falls down the priority list, as most guys would much rather have killer abs and …

Your Guide to Space Cadets » Shut Up & Sit Down

<b>Quinns:</b> You know when you buy a game, and you <i>know</i> it’s going to be good… and it is?<p>Space Cadets is a game where 3-6 players fly a Star Trek-like …

Speed Of Light

10 beautiful beach town bargains for fall

From the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico, from New England to Southern California, America's beaches stay open long after Labor Day. It's the same sun and surf--oh, except the crowds are gone and hotel rates have come back down to earth.<p>To tell the truth, here at <i>Budget Travel</i> we've never signed …

11 ways to be a better roleplayer

<i>– MASSIVE ARTICLE ABOUT TABLETOP ROLEPLAYING ALERT –</i><p>(Edit: Since I published this piece a few months ago, an awful lot of people have looked at it …

9 Most Colorful Beaches in the World

The classic beach scene is beige sand, blue water. Yawn. On these nine beaches, you'll find sand ranging from purple to green to orange, plus one …

Ireland's 10 Best Attractions

<i>Photo Courtesy MorganPaar/myBudgetTravel. Article by the Editors of Budget Travel.</i><p>Whether you're headed to the Emerald Isle any time soon or simply window-shopping, we've rounded up 10 of the best attractions Ireland has to offer, from natural wonders on the Atlantic coast to Dublin's literary …

Managing Our Emotional Monsters: Why Control Doesn’t Work | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

If you’re an average human being, you may be doing something that is actually based on a <b>huge myth</b>.<p>You may be trying to control your feelings.<p>Not the …

How To Always Be Yourself | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”<br>― Oscar Wilde<p>The real you is the person you are when nobody is watching. But when other people enter …

Being a Lifelong Bookworm May Keep You Sharp in Old Age

To keep their bodies running at peak performance, people often hit the gym, pounding away at the treadmill to strengthen muscles and build endurance. …

Seek Inner Peace And Master The Lesson Of Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.”<p>-Gautama Buddha<p>This saying by Gautama Buddha illustrates the true essence of peace. No matter which …

The 7 Habits Happy People DON'T Have

Your life is good. Just look at the “world news” section of any news site and you’ll know its true.<p><i>And yet, there is this undercurrent of discontent,</i> …

How to Ask Yourself Great Questions

In my life coaching training program, one of my first homework assignments was to make a list of 100 <i>empowering questions</i> we could ask clients in …

Natural Tips For Flawless and Beautiful Skin

While we all want to love skin, most of us do not realize it’s one of our body biggest organs! From head to toe, skin is the first place our bodies …

10 Stylish Steals in the Caribbean!

Sure, the amazing islands in the Caribbean Sea and off the Southeast coast conjure images of exclusive beaches, posh nightlife, and glitzy shopping. …

4 Simple Ways of Avoiding Distractions | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

So you want results without doing the work? Great, just what we need… another lazy bugger that’s a sucker for instant gratification. Ok, we’ll cut …

10 Places You Should Go While They're Still Cheap

And while there are plenty of tricks for squeezing the most out of every vacation dollar, one of the simplest options is to find a place that has a lot to offer but hasn't yet been hit by the price inflation that comes with big-time popularity.<p>Here are 10 destinations great enough to make the …

35 Passport Stamps Travelers Crave!

We are always impressed by all of the amazing places our audience has been. Ok, and maybe a little jealous. So we asked—which passport stamp are you …

Don’t Fight the Funk: How To Deal With Depression | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

For those of us who suffer with a mental disorder, such as depression and anxiety, we are all too familiar with the funk.<p>However, you do not even …

6 Simple Actions You Can Take Today For A Healthier Self Image By Tomorrow | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

The way you see yourself affects every aspect of your life. A person with a healthy self-image experiences life very differently from someone with an …

Self-help

Seven Abilities of Successful People | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In the process of continuous learning, we sometime think that if we have all the abilities that successful people have, we too will be …

The Daily Meal’s Best Coffee Shops in America – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

The Daily Meal, one of the internet’s fastest growing food websites, just released one of the more thorough lists of great coffee shops that can be …

8 Cool New Tools for Finding the Perfect Hotel

Move over, Expedia & Co. The next generation of hotel booking websites has arrived. Which one will find you the room of your dreams—and at a dreamy …

Coffee at Noma, The World’s Best Restaurant – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

Last year at the end of his talk for the Nordic Barista Cup, René Redzepi, chef and co-owner of the two-Michelin star restaurant Noma in Copenhagen, …

Coffee

4 Ways To Find People You Match Well With | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

When it comes to relationships, whether it’s romantic relationships or friendships, good matches are very important. The better you match with a …