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26 Genius Ways to Use Apple Cider Vinegar

We’re all about a great multitasker (cough, coconut oil, cough), and apple cider vinegar is no exception. This salad dressing staple has been linked …

10 Things I Want to Do Before I Die

They say you can speak things into existence. So, fingers crossed -- I'm sharing 10 specific things I definitely want to do before I leave this little world, and I won't quit until I cross every single one of these off my list.<p><b>1. Sit in the "end of the world swing" at Casa del Arbol in</i> …

Northern Lights

How to pay less for everything

Over the past few years, in the interest of saving money I’ve cut the cord with cable, nabbed an amazing deal on a top-of-the-line refurbished …

Personal Finance

14 Beautiful Fruit-Infused Waters To Drink Instead Of Soda

Healthy, hydrating, and homemade.

Flavors

Hand-Crafted Leather Camera Bags that Won’t Break the Bank

Leather messenger bag-style camera bags don’t come cheap. A cursory search on B&H Photo will reveal prices that often run in the $300+ range for …

Dual Beer Glass, Craft Beer, Glassware

****Cut Off for guaranteed Holiday Delivery was Dec. 12th.<br>BUT...What do you call a great gift that is late?!? A GREAT GIFT!! ;)<p>We want to thank everyone that has made this the biggest holiday season in the last five years and to all the support that allows a small business and craftspeople to do …

Surreal Painted Faces Make Us Question What We Are Seeing

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov explores the visually transformative power of paint and makeup in his <i>2D or not 2D</i> and <i>Angry Beards</i> projects. Both bodies of work are part of the photographer's overarching <i>Art of Face</i> series that includes an ever-growing collection of beauty shots …

Art

MacPhun’s Intensify Enhances your Photos with Stunning Presets

MacPhun, the developer behind Snapheal and FX Photo Studio, released its new Intensify photo editing app with loads of presets for making your images pop.<p>The app comes in two versions: a $49.99 Intensify Pro (after a $10 launch discount code), available on MacPhun’s website, and a $29.99 version on …

45 Vintage Photos Of Manhattan In The 1940s

His works have been donated to and maintained by Cushman's alma mater Indiana University, which has kindly given us permission to publish his gallery of New York City photos taken in 1941 and 1942.<p>They give a great impression of what Chinatown, the Financial District, and Midtown looked like 70 …

Archives

29 interesting facts of beer

shared by Emersonrose on Oct 22, 2013 in Food<p>5,356 views<p>7 faves<p>7 shares<p>5 comments<p>This info graphic provides information on 29 interesting and unknown …

Mother Creates Adorable Adventures for Her Sleeping Son

As we've seen many times before, with Adele Enersen's <i>Mila's Daydreams</i> or with Anna Eftimie's <i>Blackboard Adventures</i>, magical adventures can happen when a baby is dreaming. Well, that is, if the baby has a creative parent! In the series that's quickly making its way around the web, mother Queenie Liao …

Cute

5 all natural flu remedies for babies & kids

We eat a healthy diet, get plenty of sleep and exercise, and meticulously wash our hands, however, despite our hardest efforts our children will …

Kenya Special's musical history lesson

Legendary musician DK Mwai discusses a newly released compilation documenting the hey days of east African sound<p>Driving north from Nairobi on the new super-highway, the Kilimambogo hills rises slowly ahead of us. My travel companion is Emmanuel Mwendwa, who has spent the past two years researching, …

Top 5 luxury Kenya safari sundowner spots

In Kenya they really know how to operate luxury safaris. Having spent the afternoon game viewing with your expert guide, you will often be greeted by …

Letter from Nairobi: “I Will Say It Before Death Comes”

On Saturday, September 21st, the Ghanaian poet Kofi Awoonor was shot dead at Nairobi’s Westgate mall by terrorists. He was one of dozens of innocent victims of the massacre, for which the Somali group Shabaab claimed responsibility. I was about a mile away during the attack, giving a reading at the …

50 Lessons for Stronger Photographs

Professional photographer and best-selling author David duChemin just released a very in-depth educational eBook deemed a “BigBook” at 200 pages in …

5 Brewing Terms Every Beer Drinker Should Know

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Wading into the waters of beer geekery can be a bit more confusing than you might expect. Whether it's the lady in the Three Floyds shirt at the bar outlining the benefits of Triskel over Strisselspalt, or the bearded …

Ken Grossman: How He Built Sierra Nevada One Beer At A Time

I spoke to Ken Grossman, the founder of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. and author of the new book “Beyond the Pale: The Story of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.” Ken established Sierra Nevada back in 1980 when he showed his friend the basics of homebrewing beer. He began brewing five-gallon batches of beer on …

Apple Quinoa Muffins - Quick and Easy

I made Banana-Quinoa Muffins awhile back, and I thought that this version might be good. And it is! Now that there is gluten free oatmeal available, …

31 Black-And-White Movies Every Twentysomething Needs To See

Life lessons brought to you entirely in black and white.

Love Stories

Your Life in a Backpack: What to Pack For 6 Months Traveling Abroad

Think back to your last vacation. I bet your suitcases were so stuffed you had to sit on them just to get the zipper closed, and that was just for one week! Now imagine if you had to pack absolutely everything you needed for six months on the road, or even a year, and it all had to fit into one big …

Backpacking

Zeiss f/0.7: You Can Now Rent Two of the Largest Aperture Lenses Ever Made

Want to capture images of a scene that’s lit purely with candlelight? You can now rent a pair of Zeiss f/0.7 lenses — two of the largest aperture …

Interval training: feel the burn

Running extra fast in bursts, with short recovery breaks, is a great way to improve your speed and overall fitness. But it's not for novices, so take it easy to begin with<p>If you've ever queued indefinitely for the opportunity to buy over-priced choc ices and warm drinks in plastic glasses, you'll …

Ana White | Food Storage Shelf - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Author Notes:<p>Hi everyone and …

These Photography Links Make The Internet a Better Place

What a wonderful week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been very busy searching all over for the best links to tutorials, …

Santa Cruz

Hummus Guacamole Dip -- Healthy and Delicious!

When my mom first told me about her friend's Hummus Guacamole Bean Dip recipe, I must admit I was skeptical. Mixing avocados with hummus and throwing black beans into the mess? Well, as much as I love my mom, I wasn't so sure I would love her new favorite dip.<p>Then, one summer while visiting her, …

Healthy Eating

87 Photography Articles and Images To Put a Smile On Your Face

The internet is home to a terrific group of artists and bloggers creating great content on a regular basis. Toad Hollow Photography has been …

Mountains for Mortals: 7 of America's Best Summits for Beginners

Anyone who's spent even a little time in the mountains has pictured it: You're a couple hours into your hike; panoramas of sweeping valleys and jagged cliff lines consume your gaze. You wipe a bead of sweat off your brow as you climb higher and higher, each step bringing you closer to the …

Hiking