Andrea Lyman James

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10 Easy DIY Projects To Try This Weekend

Have some free time on your hands? Why not try to make something interesting, perhaps something for your home? Even the simplest of changes can …

Funky Food-Shaped Pillows To Cheer Up The Décor

Decorative pillows are excellent accessories for a home because they allow you to add color to the room and to make it look more interesting. If you …

Decorations

10 Small One Room Apartments Featuring A Scandinavian Décor

One-room apartments are very challenging in terms of interior design and décor. Because there’s such a tiny space to work with in the first place, …

10 Fun DIY Doormat Hacks To Spruce Up Your Doorway

I personally find the doormat very important because it’s the element that welcomes the guests into your home and the element that sets a mood and …

Hacking

The 28 Most Unusual And Creative Hotels In The World

Choosing a good hotel is an important detail when planning a trip. After all, it’s where you’ll spend the nights and partly the days. But makes a …

Costa Rica

15 DIY Ideas To Create A Heavenly Backyard

Have you ever thought about how easy would it be to create the perfect backyard? Many of us let the designer do his job, without even realizing how …

Lavender Accents: For Every Girl’s Space

I for one adore lavender shades. They’re fresh, they’re feminine and they can transform a room into something stylish and equally relaxing. They also …

10 Cool Family Basement Designs

There’s something about a basement, set away from the rest of the house, which reinforces gathering and bonding time. Perhaps because it’s tucked …

Home Improvement

Printed, Personality-Filled Chairs: Ideas and Inspiration

Accent chairs can be your absolute best friend. They can fill the foyer, they can dress up a bland room and they’re incredibly versatile. But, what’s …

Dining Rooms

French Accents Everywhere: Ideas and Inspiration

French accents are just one, unique way to create a soft, romantic atmosphere in your home. Whether it’s in the bedroom or creating a cozy kitchen, …

Interior Design

20 Enlightening White-and-Wood Spaces

There’s something so fresh about a white space, isn’t there? It seems inherently clean, fresh, and spacious. But most white spaces would feel …

Interior Design

35 Light And Stylish Scandinavian Living Room Designs

It’s very easy to recognize a Scandinavian interior design. But there isn’t just one Scandinavian style but several and they all have certain …

Geometric Area Rugs: Make a Statement Without Saying a Word

Geometric prints are one of those fantastic classic décor staples that can fit anywhere with grace and ease. From contemporary circles to traditional …

Powder Blue and Poppy Red Rooms: Ideas and Inspiration

A soft, delicate and powdery blue can accent almost any space while bringing a calm and cool amount of peace and serenity. A bright and vivacious …

Free London attractions

Make the most of your stay in the city with these free things to do in London.<p>From London's exquisite parks, to free museums in London such as the …

Half-term events you should borrow a friend’s kids for – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 12:15 pm, February 15, 2014 in Fun London<p>It’s not unusual to long for the simpler times of childhood. Days when your only sources of stress …

How Can I Outfit My Next Backpacking Trip on the Cheap?

<i>A:</i><p>Every centimeter of your pack—and each buck in your wallet—counts. Stuffing it with gear that pulls double or triple duty is one of the smartest ways to consolidate space. I picked seven of my favorite multi-purpose items that you can get for under $7. Hiking smart shouldn't break the bank.<p><b>1.</b> …

The 20 Most Dangerous Hikes

Granola Optional, Guts Required<p>Talk to most mountaineers, trail runners, or mountain bikers, and they’ll tell you that hiking is the weak sibling of adventurous outdoor sports. A little too slow, a little too granola, not enough adrenaline.<p>But some of the most dangerous adventures in the world …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

Hike-a-Thon: 4-6 Weeks of Hiking for Health, Fitness and Fun — Washington Trails Association

by Heath Jones<p>Does fitness factor into your reasons for hiking? Thinking of registering for Hike-a-Thon to kick-start your summer fitness program? …

Exercise