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Five organizing tasks to restore a sense of order and calm to your life

In the weeks leading up to the election, I certainly wasn’t thinking about how the outcome might influence perceptions about organizing. But since Nov. 9, clients have mentioned feeling especially stressed, in part because Election Day was a stark reminder that some things are unexpected and just …

Productivity
Sustainability

The New Rules of Style According to Millennials

Millennials are the largest generation to date—numbering over 80 million strong here in the US alone. That is a lot of young people driving …

Clothing

10 Places in the American Southwest You Have to Visit

The American Southwest is pumped full of potential for new experiences. It’s the ideal place to explore your adventurous side while indulging in a …

National Parks

How to visit nearly every national park in one epic road trip

This month, the National Park Service marks its 100th anniversary. One of Wonkblog's favorite data scientists, a guy named Randal Olson who's a researcher at the University of Pennsylvania, decided to mark the occasion by creating a map of the shortest possible road trip through all 47 national …

National Parks

31 Perfect Looks To Copy This August

If we had to pick, "keep it casual" would probably be our August outfit motto. That's not to say there's no room for dressing up this month, but if …

Labor Day

This Alternative London Underground Map Shows You What To See At Every Tube Stop In Central London

London is a pretty epic place, though its probably expected that I’d say that seeing as it’s my home but its the actual truth. 🙂 Our wonderful city …

England

How Sustainable Fitnesswear Brand Bella Kinesis Is Empowering Women Across The Globe

Buy a pair of leggings, change a woman's life.<p>You may have seen Hackney-based Bella Kinesis and its fashionable-yet-functional fitnesswear on …

Argentina's Mendoza wine route: top 10 guide

Mendoza’s spectacular Andean scenery is heady enough, and that’s before you even start on the wine. Here’s our pick of where to go for tastings, the best restaurants and where to sleep it all off<p>On the wine route in France, Spain, Italy, South Africa and Australia<p>Several other provinces in …

Here's How To Eat Healthy For A Week With Just $50

Take it from us: It can be done.<p>We’re Wendy and Jess of Food Heaven Made Easy, an online resource for nutritious and delicious living. We’re both registered dietitians and BFFs. We love to cook, eat, travel, and save money. We also host the <i>Food Heaven</i> podcast, where we nerd out on all things …

Growing Basil

Featured in cuisines across the globe, basil is an indispensable flavoring. Plant seeds or transplants after all danger of frost has passed and soil …

Gardening

The Baltimore Crab Cake Shop That's So Good, People Want to Be Buried There

Why this legendary Baltimore crab cake spot is so to-die-for that one patron's ashes were scattered on the floor.<p>How you feel about Baltimore probably depends on your proximity to it. TV shows like <i>The Wire</i> and nightly newscasts tell a story of political corruption, a broken judicial system, rampant …

Chesapeake Bay

La Casita Mexicana chefs host a monthlong enchilada festival in July

If the whole enchilada isn't enough, get 14. That's the number of enchilada varieties that will be stuffed, rolled and sauced every day throughout July at La Casita Mexicana in Bell (No. 34 on Jonathan Gold's 101 Best Restaurants list) and Mexicano in Crenshaw. With owner-chefs Ramiro Arvizu and …

Mexico

A biologist has a radical plan to save the Earth

<i>The following is an excerpt from "Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight For Life," by Edward O. Wilson.</i><p>The global conservation movement has temporarily …

Endangered Species

20 Foods That Make You Motivated

Slaying your goals has never been more straightforward, and the science backs it up: If you consume garbage, you'll project garbage. (There is no …

‘Wholesome, fresh and easy’: Pati Jinich on the joys of making Mexican food at home

Classics are classics for a reason, of course. But as charismatic chef and PBS TV series host Pati Jinich points out, there is so much more to …

Recipes

The Green Cone is a backyard solar digester that reduces 90% of food waste

<b>This ingenious digester/composter, made in Ontario, is the simple, natural way to divert food waste from landfills.</b><p>No matter how much I think about …

Sustainability

15 Things to Buy at the Farmers' Market

Summer is the season for long, lazy days by the pool, cookouts, and—our favorite part—farmers' markets! These pop-up markets are the best place to …

Mexico City Travel Guide | The Glamourai

As kids growing up in Texas, Mexico and Mexican culture always felt as much like home to us as anything American. We were practically weaned on the …

Mexico

Where ocean meets ranch meets forest meets enchantment in Fort Bragg, Calif.

Crashing waves<b>,</b> rugged cliffs and redwood trees. California's Mendocino Coast offers a striking contrast to the urban blandscape of Los Angeles. When I felt the urge to escape and I read about the recently opened seven-room Inn at Newport Ranch, 20 minutes north of Fort Bragg, I booked a stay. My …

California

It's truly scrumptious! The top 10 most geotagged US bakeries on Instagram

The internet as we all know was made for kitten photos, and it’s highly likely that Instagram was made for food photos.<p>The social media platform is awash with the best food photographs and the best foodies rushing to spread the love for what they do, and the competition is fierce. After a couple of …

Where to find the best street food in Mexico City

We Mexicans by nature have strong food cravings and we also like to socialize and share our food. Eating in the street is part of our culture and …

Mexico

Experts give their tips on how to reduce your waste (and save your money)

Image: Leon Farrell/RollingNews.ie<p>Image: Leon Farrell/RollingNews.ie<p>THE NEW PAY By Weight system for household waste will be introduced across …

8 Current Fashion Trends That Belong To Feminists

Think about the cute wide-legged pants and blazer you’re wearing today and how good they make you feel every time you put them on. You can thank …

37 Glorious Beach Breaks You Can Actually Afford

Though the worst of cold winter should be in our rearview mirror by now, our productivity levels are still at an all-time low. The most we can do is …

9 Intentional Ways to Challenge Consumerism in Your Life

<i>“Don’t buy what you don’t need.”</i><p>Consumerism is not a pathway to joy and meaning in life. This is not a new revelation. In fact, we all know it to be …

Minimalism

On Borrowed Dime

There’s a four-letter word that is guaranteed to make any twentysomething sweat: debt.There are all sorts of articles about how student loans are …

Personal Finance

Cheap Food February: Week 2

I’m going to be honest: I forgot to save my receipts and track exactly what I got this past week.But I do know that I made it in around the $70 mark! …

Healthy Eating

On Mindfulness

<b>rss | t | g+</b><p>Three years ago, since starting <i>Minimal Student</i> (on a whim – like most of the things I end up doing), my life has gone through some very …