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The Minimalist's Strength Workout

Like most athletes who would rather be outdoors running, riding, swimming, or hiking, I don’t set aside much time for the gym. Yet I fully realize the importance of building general strength and mobility—not just to support my outdoor activities, but also for everyday health and fitness. I’d like …

Workouts

salted peanut butter cookies

I have never been particularly interested in recipes — or, if we’re being completely tactlessly honest, people — defined by what they are not, which …

banana puddings with vanilla bean wafers

A year ago, I made what I called Bananas Foster Puddings — individual puddings in which the bananas had been lightly caramelized in butter, brown …

Dessert

white russian

On New Year’s Eve, we attempted to do the reprehensible and take a 6 year-old who usually goes to bed at 7:30 and a pajama-clad infant who went to …

Ice Cream

perfect garlic bread

Does anyone really need a recipe for garlic bread? I mean, garlic + butter + bread = it’s impossible to imagine a bad outcome. And yet I do use one. …

Bread

garlic wine and butter steamed clams

If you think your clams may not be clean, wash them first: Fill a large bowl with cool tap water and place the clams in it. Let them soak for 20 …

Clams

magic apple plum cobbler

Heat your oven to 350°F. Place butter in a 2 to 3-quart (3 was recommended, but I had a lot of extra space) baking dish or a 7×11-inch cake pan. …

Dessert

Affinity Photo, Finally a True Alternative to Photoshop for Windows

Affinity Photo was released over a year ago on Mac OS X. Its success on the App Store definitely shows how great the software truly is. It is also …

Software

The Algarve's wild western coast

Portugal's least developed region, the western Algarve has nationally protected nature reserves, pristine beaches, wild coastlines, jagged cliffs, and is home to Europe’s southwestern most point, Cabo de São Vicente (Cape St Vincent).<p>From fresh seafood caught daily by local fishermen and the best …

Eat like a local in the Algarve

Alongside sun-drenched beaches and historical villages, the Algarve region of Portugal is packed with choices for anyone with a passion for simple, lovingly prepared local food. The Algarve's busy hotels and resorts offer an abundance of dining options, and the destination is dotted with …

Porto city guide: what to see plus the best hotels and restaurants and bars

It’s spirit that turns table wine into port, spirit that turns crisis into creativity and spirit that allows dignity to flourish among Porto’s glamorous dereliction. Here the Douro river pushes into the cold Atlantic and the city sits on one steep riverbank, with its thrusting towers and opulent …

European Travel

Landeau Chocolate

A Vida Portuguesa

Lugar no pódio para A Vida Portuguesa no arranque de um novo ano. Uma montra da loja do Porto foi eleita uma das melhores da cidade no Natal de …

Sharpening Your Photographic Mind: The 2 Types of Photographers

Something is off in our modern photographic culture. We’ve lost something. Something… big.<p>As a professional photographer, and also a consultant on …

8 Lessons Ansel Adams Can Teach You About Photography

Ansel Adams is one of the titans of photographic history. When I started as a photographer, I was primarily interested in landscape photography. I …

Street Photography

Four Great Ways to Cherish Your Travel Photos

These services will turn your favorite digital photos into treasured mementos.<p>Fracture<p>This company offers a single product, but it’s a great one: …

5 Lessons Sebastião Salgado Has Taught Me About Street Photography

<i>All photos copyrighted by Sebastião Salgado.</i><p>I recently saw Sebastião Salgado’s “Genesis” exhibition in Toronto about a year ago, and was blown away …

Street Photography

25 Travel Photography Tips For Beginners

Downtown LA, 2012Dear friend,I love traveling. Traveling has helped me open my eyes and my perspective to the world. Traveling has helped me make …

Street Photography

5 Minutes With a Photographer: Finn Beales

Meet Finn Beales.<p>Why we love him:<p>Finn's leading lines and imaginative tones are unique to his lens and the stories he chooses to tell. Not only is …

Photography

9 Tips For Travel Photography

Tip 01 With Christian Schaffer<p>Get Up Early<p>When the alarm goes off at 5:45am in my sleeping bag, it's not always easy to get up (especially when it's …

Landscape Photography

20 Runners You Should Be Following On Social Media

Anton Krupicka: For Trail Workouts and Philosophical Musings<p>A two-time Leadville 100 champion, Anton "Tony" Krupicka takes a minimalist approach to …

5 Exercises That'll Make You Faster

These moves target the muscles needed for your fastest, strongest, best trail running outings ever, whether you're racing or just wanting to feel better on the trail.<p>Trail running enlists different muscles than road running, which creates different needs for strengthening. The uneven nature of a …

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Training advice - The Running Bug

How to Prevent Running Injuries - 4 Bulletproof Tips | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Jason Fitzgerald</i>.<p>The percentage of runners that get hurt every year is staggering. Some studies even put that …

Winter Weather Exercise Tips

These tips will help you plow through the cold months.<p>Winter can be a challenging time to stick to an exercise routine, and not just because of the weather. Aside from the ice, slush, snow, and far fewer hours of daylight to get those workouts in, you have to juggle it with holiday and family …

The Body Shop: Know Squat?

Use these six variations of the classic squat to take your running up a level.<p>The squat is a simple, classic exercise that should be part of every runner's routine. That's because it builds functional strength that carries over to better running. Squats activate the glutes, hips, hamstrings, quads, …

The Never Get Hurt Workout

Use this series of 8 workouts to build strength and keep you injury free.<p>This series of workouts will help you stay injury free, it includes:<p><b>The Supine March</b>: Repeat 15 times with each leg.<p><b>Supine Drive:</b> Alternate legs and aim for 15 reps on each side.<p><b>Side Lift:</b> Side lifts help prevent issues with …

Manvotional: Thoreau on Media and Information Consumption | The Art of Manliness

<b>From “Life Without Principle”<br>By Henry David Thoreau</b><p>Just so hollow and ineffectual, for the most part, is our ordinary conversation. Surface meets …

Work During “Power Hours” to Get More Done in Less Time

To put the age-old wisdom of “work smarter, not harder” into practice, Startup Workout’s Kevin Fleming suggests using concentrated ‘power hours’ …