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Six Seasonal Cocktails with Unexpected Ingredients: Sangria with spiced pear, Schoenauer Apfel liquor, and activated charcoal in rum are just some of what we're mixing

There's nothing wrong with embracing pumpkin puree at this time of year. However, we wanted to go a bit further into the seasonal spectrum and we've found a few ingredients making their presence known. From the hundreds of cocktails and recipes we reviewed or sampled, the following six reflect some …

This 23-Minute Morning Ritual Will Transform Your Whole Day

How cool is science? Now you can set yourself up every morning for an awesome day by doing these simple activities.<p>When I learned of Harvard-trained happiness researcher Shawn Achor's recommendations for training your brain to be more positive, I admit, I did a little eye-roll. I mean, watching …

Kershaw Launch 1 Knife

Automatic knives are dangerous, and might not even be legal where you live. But if you're looking for one, the Kershaw Launch 1 Knife is a great …

Six-Round Full Bodyweight Burner

The best thing about bodyweight workouts is that they take away all the excuses. The gym is closed? It’s raining outside? So what.<p>A great bodyweight routine can build strength, muscle and endurance. Plus, when the only equipment you need is yourself, you can take your workout outdoors or do it …

Workouts

Things Only Fit Men Know

Being in the know is something all men love. We have a thirst for knowledge, we want to be more informed than the next guy and we love showing that intel off on a regular basis. While there are some things many of us know a lot about, one thing that we really don’t share as a gender-wide knowledge …

Fitness

Specialized’s Roubaix SL4 is an All-Roads Machine

While in New Zealand, one of our big goals was to do a big ride. A century. And we knew that on said century, the road, at times, would not be a …

New Zealand

Bow Tie DIY

The Number Of People Who Use A Gun In Self-Defense Is Pretty Much Negligible

The day after 21-year-old Dylann Roof allegedly shot and killed nine members of the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC, Fox & Friends claimed …

Starbucks Name Generator Predicts How Starbucks Baristas Will Misspell Your Name

Starbucks baristas usually know how to make your coffee, but chances are they probably don't know how to spell your name. A website called "What's My Starbucks Name" parodies the spelling challenges faced by baristas with a fun name-generating game.<p>The site is the brainchild of Justin Hook, a …

You can't 'outrun' obesity: Study says exercise doesn't help weight loss

LONDON — A team of British cardiologists have said it's time to "bust the myth" that regular exercise tackles obesity.<p>The strongly-worded editorial …

Diabetes

The 21 Best Fixed Blade Knives

While not usually conducive to everyday carry, fixed blade knives are instead designed to defend against bigger threats and tackle bigger cutting …

Brunton Heatsync Vital

You can layer up. You can put on the thickest, warmest coat you can find. But sometimes all that still isn't enough to keep you warm. For those …