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The Fastest Way to Make Your House Smell Amazing

The holiday season means lots of things, namely food, celebrations and the arrival of guests. We bet you’ve tidied up the living room and prepped the …

Holiday Recipes

This formula will make you happier at work and at home in 2018 | Inc.com

Growth is good and we all want to be part of a growing company. But there is a dark side; a year of late nights, working on weekends, always-being-connected can really take a toll on people--depleting energy and impacting wellbeing.<p>Research shows that people who have more personal resources like …

Happiness

This 12-Minute Total-Body Workout Will Make You Feel Really Powerful

Let's be honest: Burpees and mountain climbers are probably two of the most disliked exercises of all time. Of course <i>some</i> people like them, but many …

Top 13 Best Ab Exercises - THEBODYBUILDINGBLOG

I think you will agree with me when I say:<p>The abdominal muscles have always been the center of admiration and desirability for both women and men …

6 Triceps Exercises to Try, Just in Time for Suns-Out-Guns-Out Season

Here we go.<p>Yes, biceps curls are great for making you feel like a low-level action hero, but you're a wily gym veteran, so you know that the key to super-swole arms is the triceps. In honor of the suns-out-guns-out season that is nearly upon us, we asked some fitness pros for a few new triceps …

10 Kit Home Companies to Watch

In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images of a tumble-down, rustic timber cabin. However, today you can create an ultra-modern look with natural materials by going the route of a prefabricated kit home.<p>Many companies will deliver all the materials necessary for …

Prefab Homes

The Barn | Carney Logan Burke Architecture Firm & Design Studio - WY MT

The owners of this building had commissioned the architect to do their original house 23 years ago, and returned to them with the charge of designing …

Architecture

The Best Diet Plan for Weight Loss: Your 7-Day Guide

Exactly what to eat for all your meals and snacks.<p>Keri Glassman<p>Forget elimination, deprivation, and midnight hunger pangs. The best diet plan for weight loss fuels your body with real, whole foods—loads of veggies, lean protein, whole carbs, and healthy fats—and enough flavor and variation to …

Tense? On the edge? This grounding meditation will help you find peace

In today’s wired world, we are always rushing to meet a deadline or being bombarded with constant stimuli. Add to that the pressures of home, family …

Meditation

This sustainable suburban home can power a pair of electric cars, too

Modern design and net zero principles helps a Minnesota couple realize their green home dreams<p>Minnesotans Mark and Kate Hanson believe in efficiency and a better environment, so it makes sense they’d seek out a more sustainable design for their new home. But the new net zero home they moved into …

14 wines for your Thanksgiving table, from $12 to $40

The beautiful mishmash is near, and I can't wait to mix my food together.<p>I always felt bad for the kid who, with extreme vigilance, made sure that no group of food on his plate ever touched another. If the person scooping food onto his plate accidentally bumped a pile of mashed potatoes with an …

This Tiny House Makes 399 Square Feet Feel Luxurious

It's already been repinned more than 40,000 times on Pinterest.<p>Introducing the Salish — a 399-square-foot tiny house in Wildwood Cottages, a new development of lakefront vacation homes along Washington's Lake Whatcom. Located 90 miles north of Seattle, this …

How to Shop for Solar Power: Solar Panels, Inverters, and More

With solar power, there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. Every installation needs to take into account electricity consumption, geographic location, …

Solar Panels

Incredible Danish Wooden House Promoting Industrial Beauty

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Interior Design

How To Brew Coffee In A Chemex

<i>Today: The best way to brew coffee in a Chemex.</i><p>We are huge fans of the Chemex around here. This classic brewer elicits scores of devoted followers, and it's no great mystery why. The Chemex was created in 1941 by Dr. Peter Schlumbohm, a chemist and inventor. The original design has not changed to …

Here's the Best Wine to Drink With Your Favorite Junk Food

How about a glass of rosé to go with that hot dog? It’s an unexpected combination but one that’s a winner according to Dan Smith, the President of …

The Five Rules of High-Intensity Workouts For Fat Loss and a Killer Physique | Poliquin Article

Imagine the perfect workout. It would allow you to:<p>• burn a ton of calories in as little time as possible—think 30 minutes or less<br>• build muscle for …

A Guide to Buying the Best Cocktail Spirits

If you're buying booze to sip neat or with ice, you're probably looking for the best you can afford—you're willing to spend a bit more money on it. What you're paying for, in that circumstance, is <i>nuance</i>, says Shannon Healy, the owner of the Durham, North Carolina bar Alley Twenty Six. But, says …

Whiskey

This Man Stretched 10 Minutes a Day For a Month. Here’s What Happened

Turns out, a loose muscle is a strong muscle<p>Like most guys, I hated stretching. Why waste time sitting around when I could cram in more lifting?<p>It hurt to learn that I was wrong—throbbed like hell, actually. I hurt my hip doing a leg workout and going running the same day, and had to shut down.<p>I …

12 everyday stretches to stay flexible and fit at any age

To boil it down, we turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York University and the author of "Age Defying Fitness." She took us through the best basic stretches that work for practically everyone.<p>Use these illustrations as your guide and try some of the stretches that'll …

Yoga

How to Build a Classy Concrete Countertop

Don't worry about choosing tile for you kitchen remodel, try DIY concrete countertops instead.<p>Concrete countertops are just one of the many kitchen countertop options to choose from. You can purchase precast counters from fabricators that are cured and finished in a workshop and which can be …

Beyond the G&T: 9 Fantastic Drinks to Make with Tonic Water

Tonic water goes with more than just gin.<p>When you think tonic, you probably think gin. And why not? It's tied for the most important ingredient in a …

15 Excellent Bartender-Approved Bottles of Booze You Can Grab for Under $25

There are enough great bars (and cocktails) around the country that you could probably never drink at home again and still never have to drink the …

Cornbread

Top 7 Best Kettlebell Exercises for Strength and Conditioning

Kettlebells are gaining in popularity for a good reason, they are great for training your body for strength and conditioning. And they are very …

Workouts

The 6 Best Shoulder-Saving Exercises

Shoulder injuries suck. They can impede training, cause obnoxious nagging pain, and severely hinder your ability to do the YMCA at your second …

What’s The Best Way To Make A White Russian?

The Dude abides, and so does his drink, the <i>White Russian</i>. But the history of the White Russian stretches back about 50 years before <i>The Big Lebowski</i> …

Alcohol

Be Your Own Barista: Your Guide to 4 Pour Over Coffee Methods

You've mastered the French press and your push-button coffee machine. But can you make pour over coffee like your favorite barista?<p>You've seen the fleet of cones perched above soon-to-be exquisite single cups of coffee, and you've noticed the barista at the specialty coffee shop pouring water …

Coffee

These daily habits will make you look and feel more confident

Week in, week out we have guys arrive here in Los Angeles for residential boot camps.<p>And while we teach a lot of hard skills, we also emphasize one rather softer skill: practical confidence, the engine that drives everything we teach at The Art of Charm.<p>One fascinating thing I've come to know about …

True Blood

11 Spiced Cocktails To Choose From For Your Holiday Party

<i>The holidays are all about celebratory moments, so we paired up with Simply Organic to find recipes you'll want to share with friends (and make again and again).</i><p><b>A list, in no particular order, of what we like from a winter cocktail: spiced, citrusy, maybe creamy, and if not warm, then warming.</b> No, …

Auto Racing

Why Every Great Bartender Is Obsessed with this 2-Ingredient Syrup

The complex-tasting, easy-to-make elixir behind great high-end cocktails.<p>Oleo-saccharum. To the uninitiated it sounds like an incantation shouted by some wand-wielding fantasy character. But to a new generation of cocktail-obsessed bartenders, it means something else: pure citrus. There’s lots of …

Cocktails