Adam Crowley

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Honestly, We Can't Believe These Stunning Colorful Lakes Are Real

If I'm being totally honest, it doesn't take much to give me the travel bug. Whether it's the promise of getting outside and exploring a gorgeous …

National Parks

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 14<p><i>RELATED</i>: 20 Beautiful Beach Views From Around The World<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>3 of 14<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Con …

Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

RVs

Apple Cider Vinegar Is the Wonder Serum That Can Do Way More Than You Realized

Apple cider vinegar is commonly used as a home remedy for everything from weight loss to hiccups to sore throats. After hearing a brief synopsis of apple cider vinegar's benefits, it sounds like there are few things it <i>can't</i> cure. But before you start throwing back ACV in massive doses, remember …

How to Cook Black Beans Like a Pro

Like most beans, black beans are available dried and from a can. You might be tempted to choose canned black beans because they are convenient and …

Recipes

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The French Cheese Puffs You Can Keep in Your Freezer

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>There are two-dozen Parmesan gougères in my freezer ready to bake off at a moment's notice. I have zero parties on the …

Baking

Italian-Style Carrot Cake Might Be the Best Carrot Cake

Italian Carrot Cake (<i>Torta di Carote</i>)<p>Serves 8 to 10<p><i>For the cake:</i><br>Unsalted butter, for coating the pan <br>2/3 cup all-purpose flour <br>2 1/2 teaspoons baking …

Dessert

Achill Island, Ireland – the Gem of Mayo County on the Wild Atlantic Way

<i>Achill Island – you’re gorgeous. I think I’m in love with you!</i><p>Unbelievably spectacular viewpoints, hundreds of sheep, gorgeous Keem beach and tonnes …

Pain de Campagne - Country French Bread Recipe

"I got this recipe out of a novel and made some minor changes. It is a yummy French bread that is worth the wait."<p>Ingredients<p>For the Poolish:<p>1/2 …

The Best Way to Invest $1,000

It's hard to make money in the market when you start out with little money, but there are ways to maximize your chance of success.<p>Let's address a …

Investing Tips to Improve Your Investing Results

Thoughts and Observations To Help You Grow and Protect Your Investments<p>Updated October 27, 2016<p>I once wrote a series of investing tips meant to help …

Investing

A Wall Street performance coach who's consulted on Showtime's 'Billions' outlines 5 truths of human behavior all her clients must face

Wall Street is full of investors and traders with big egos, and Denise Shull sees them at their most vulnerable.<p>She's the founder of the ReThink Group, a performance coaching group that specializes in clients on Wall Street. She's also one of the inspirations for Wendy Rhoades, the in-house …

Wall Street

Nick's Pepper Sauce (Sauce au Poivre) Recipe

"A very easy and tasty black pepper sauce that goes with a steak."<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons butter<p>1/4 cup finely minced shallots<p>6 tablespoons finely …

6 Mobility Exercises for an A$$-to-Grass Squat

<b>Can you squat to parallel?</b> Or do you struggle with obtaining that range of motion? If you struggle, or even if you can get all the way down but feel …

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VENICE — Venice and its 80,000 regular inhabitants are drowning in tourists. Some 30 million flock to its famous canals every year, stressing the …

GVT Revisited

Way back in 1995 or so, a fresh-faced Canadian strength coach named Charles Poliquin, wearing the native moose fur and antler hat that is emblematic …

Muscle

These 5 Apps Make Summer Adventuring a Lot Easier

You could argue that most of us spend too much time on our phones and that summer vacation presents the perfect opportunity to unplug. It’s a solid argument, but do you remember summer before the advent of the iPhone? We basically just wandered around the beach hoping to find a decent surf break or …

It’s Time You Learned How to Make an Old Fashioned

Few recipes in the cocktail kingdom are as divisive as the Old Fashioned. Originating in the early 1800s, two centuries of experimentation have bred …

A couple who spent 7 months traveling the world explain the change in mindset that helped them save $8,000 to do it

"We quit our jobs, sold virtually everything we owned (which wasn't much), and set out to live our lives for no one other than ourselves," they write on their travel blog, "Couple's Coordinates."<p>They didn't have trust funds or substantial savings accounts to pay their way through 13 countries over …

Personal Finance

How to explore the world's greatest archipelagos

Readers share their tips on exploring the world's archipelagos.<p>This week's winning entry<p><b>Escape from modern living</b><p>Inspired by your article in Discover, we explored Palawan and the surrounding islands on the only sailing paraw [outrigger] in the Philippines. This is as remote as travel gets. …

How to Make Your Pour-Over Coffee Taste Better (For Free)

Coffee: quite possibly the first good, happy thing you wake up to, so don't you want yours to taste as delicious as it can? Here are a few easy, simple tips for ensuring you are brewing only the best pour-over coffee.<p>Rinse the paper filter with hot water before brewing the coffee. Try it, and …

Nine Tips Every Trackday First-Timer Needs to Know

Make this year the year that you hit the track.<p>It seems like yesterday, as Seger sings, but it was long ago. Fifteen years ago this April, I let the clutch out on my BMW 330i Sport and rolled out of pitlane onto a racetrack for the first time in my life. Having been driven out of professional BMX …

Guitar Essentials: How to Use the Hybrid Blues Scale and Play Blue Notes | TAB + VIDEO

“Blue notes” are the hallmark of blues melody. They originated as vocal inflections, a slight sharpening of the minor 3rd, perfect 4th, and minor 7th …

Electric Guitar

Tougher Than The Rest: Down & Out’s Intimidating T100

Pick a word to describe the stock Triumph Bonneville T100, and we’d say ‘elegant.’ It’s a throwback to 1960s style, right down to the peashooter exhausts and two-tone paint.<p>‘Elegant’ is not the word to describe this new build from Down & Out Café Racers though. ‘Brutal’ is closer to the mark, or …

Honda

The world's least visited countries – have you been to any of them?

Chemistry just shared the scientific secret to a perfect cup of coffee

Like a daily dose of coffee, here’s your daily dose of coffee science: If your coffee tastes different from day-to-day, it’s not because of how you …

Behind the Closed Doors of Lamborghini's Sant'Agata Factory

The Lamborghini assembly line is a master class in industrial engineering taught by a porn star.<p>We got a tour of the Lamborghini factory. Here's what we saw.<p>The Vatican or the Lamborghini factory? That's the sort of choice you have to make on a family vacation to Italy, the sort where everyone …

Top 10 books about the cold war

The long, nuclear-armed standoff that followed the second world war was a terrifying parody of peace – which inspired some brilliant literature<p>What do you think of when you think of the cold war? The answer may depend on how old you are. For the young, it is history; for the elderly it is one of …

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