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Austria’s Beautiful Mountainside Thermal Retreat

Located in Oberlngenfeld, Austria, the <i>Aqua Dome</i> is an impressive contemporary spa and retreat found at the foothills of the area's scenic mountains. Using the rocky backdrop for inspiration, many of the structures featured at the lodge reflect the shapes and forms found within the surrounding …

Austria

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Baked Sweet Potatoes Stuffed with Feta, Olives and Sundried Tomatoes

<i>These baked sweet potatoes are stuffed with feta, olives and sun-dried tomatoes and brimming with the tastes of the Mediterranean.</i><p>I know Thanksgiving …

Tarragon Chicken with Beer Roasted Root Vegetables - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

This dish is a favorite of mine for a quick dinner. It is a one pot dish which is always lovely if you cook 3 meals a day like me. I enjoy making …

A New Year and My Favorite Detox Juice

I hope everyone is recovering well from the madness of the holiday season. I spent a reenergizing Christmas in northern California in a town called …

Cucumber Feta Rolls | Easy Holiday Appetizer

Cucumber Feta Rolls [Holiday Recipe Exchange]<p>December 12, 2011<p>I don’t know about the rest of you, but I really feel like the Thanksgiving and …

Start 2014 With A 30-Day Fitness Challenge

<i>Start the year off right with a commitment to fitness every day.</i><p>Do you find yourself constantly saying, “I really need to get in shape” or “This is …

Why Making A Resolution To Exercise Holds Power

By Dorene Internicola<p>NEW YORK, Jan 6 (Reuters) - For people fighting to get fit in 2014, fitness experts say a New Year's resolution to get in shape can be an important first step and can increase overall success.<p>Losing weight and getting fit are among the top five resolutions every year although …

11 Things You Must Know If You Made A New Year's Resolution To Get Fit

So you've proclaimed this year to be the year you finally get fit. Now what?<p>Between the workout-specific lingo, fancy gear and expensive gadgets, exercise can feel a little bit like an unwelcoming club. But the last thing we want is for you beginners to be discouraged. That's why we've decided to …

50 Must-Know Fitness Tips to Score Your Best Body

Say hello to your checklist for a hotter you. Follow these fun, practical strategies, and the results you’ve been after are in the bag!<p>If motivation …

Fitness

This Is Why You Can Never Keep Your New Year's Resolutions

We start every new year with the feeling of a clean slate, a time that we can set our goals and intentions and actually make the changes we want to see in our lives, to get rid of those nagging bad habits and usher in some good ones. But by February, many of our resolutions are already abandoned or …

The Best Abs Workout Ever

22 Rules of Storytelling by a Pixar Storyboard Artist

Former Pixar storyboard artist Emma Coats tweeted a number of valuable storytelling rules during her time at the animation studio.<p>You admire a …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

Alcohol

Photographer's Pictures Of His Girlfriend Leading Him Around The World Go Viral

Murad Osmann and his girlfriend Natalia Zakharova have traveled to destinations most people only dream about: They've seen the rice fields in Bali, swam in the Singapore infinity pool , walked the streets of Barcelona, and even toured Disneyland in Hong Kong.<p><b>Jump right to the photos >></b><p>But instead …

Hong Kong

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 …

Caramel Apple Sweet Rolls

This just in: <i>Sweet rolls are taking over the universe.</i><p>At least that’s the conclusion one might draw if they read my site regularly and see the …

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her earlier days as a professional dominatrix. Back then, about 15 years ago, she was Queen Ai, or Queen Love, and she …

What to Do with Leftover Wine

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: So you popped the cork on too many bottles this holiday season (who didn't?) -- here's what to do with all that wine when it's no longer good enough to</i> …