Ed Hanson

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57 Email Etiquette Tips to Avoid Writing Sloppy Emails

You may have heard, “Don’t sweat the small stuff. That might be true in some aspects of life -- but over email, sweating the small stuff is exactly …

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Travel Deals

Outdoor Literature Reading List

<b>Best Book List</b>:<p><b>The Outdoor Experience</b><p>Copyright 2009 Ron Watters<p>The following is a list of books that I use for an Outdoor Literature class that I …

Literature

73 Books to Read While the Sun Is Out and the Days Are Long

Thrillers, romances, cookbooks, the great outdoors: We’ve got them, and more.

Books

9 Simple Yoga Poses To Help With Back Pain

Aching back got you down? You're not alone. According to the American Chiropractic Association, half of Americans report back back pain symptoms each year. While there's a lot you can do in your daily life, from working to strengthen your core to avoiding sitting for too long, a daily dose of yoga …

7 Exercises That Instantly Un-Hunch Your Shoulders

Goalpost Stretch<p>Meg Plotsky<p>When your shoulders are rounded, the front of your chest collapses inward. This stretch opens up those chest muscles and "re-sets" your shoulders so they're in their natural position, says Plotsky.<p><b>How-to:</b> Grab a yoga strap, jump rope, or belt, and come to a comfortable …

7 Moves You Need for Graceful Aging

No matter how many candles were on your last birthday cake, to get the most out of your life and be on track for feeling fine at 99, here are seven essential moves you need.<p><b>#1 Wiggle</b> - Just stop with the sitting still as a rock. Schools should stop it and so should we. We are bodies in constant …

Exercise

5+ Benefits of Squatting and How to Prepare

When you squat, with your heels firmly on the ground and your back nice and straight, you will feel your hamstrings, quads, achilles tendons, lower …

Exercise

The Other Side of the French Mediterranean: 5 Great Destinations in the South of France

The Languedoc-Roussillon region—just west of Provence—has an abundance of rugged countryside, idyllic cities, and famed cuisine packed into an …

France

50 Must-Read Books with Gorgeous Writing

We book lovers read so much, and so widely, that we’ve seen it all. The good, the bad, the so-bad-it’s-good, the meh, the life changing. And we’ve …

Books

This Is Where Italian Girls Go on Summer Vacation (and Why You Should Too)

When planning your first trip to Italy, there are a few standout cities that provide a perfect first glimpse at the Italian way of life. But after …

Italy

IWC Schaffhausen

IWC Schaffhausen is expanding its traditional Portofino Collection by introducing two new variants of the Portofino Hand-Wound Eight Days with a …

Watches

22 New Books to Read on Your Summer Vacation

From thrilling beach reads to poignant memoirs to wanderlust-inducing travelogues, we’ve rounded up the best books to bring on your summer …

Books

The 20 Smart Books You'll Want To Read at the Beach This Summer

When you're lounging near the surf (or even at the pool).<p>Sure, you can take some trashy lit to the beach with you, but wouldn't you rather impress your fellow sunbathers with some quality reading? Feed your brain while you catch some rays this summer with this assortment of great books that will be …

Books

The 20 best reads for your summer break

Looking for a book to take you away this summer? Grab one of these beauties and let your imagination run wild.<p><b>How Hard Can It Be?</b> <i><br>Allison Pearson</i> …

Books

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

Ten Years of Southern Music

Our picks for the best albums of the last ten years<p><i>Emotionalism</i><p><b>Artist:</b> The Avett Brothers <b><br>Release Date:</b> May 15 2007 <b><br>Essential Tracks:</b> “The Ballad of Love and Hate;” “Die Die Die”<p><i>Icky Thump</i><p><b>Artist:</b> The White Stripes <b><br>Release Date:</b> June 5, 2007 <b><br>Essential Tracks:</b> “Icky Thump;” “You Don’t Know What Love Is …

48 Hours in Nashville: Where to Eat, Drink, and Stay

A weekend in Music City is by no means enough, but here's how to make the most of it.<p>To grossly oversimplify, there's a lot going on in Nashville, …

20 Top-Rated Books for Every Kind of Getaway

Planning for your next vacation? Some immersive reading can be a fun way to prepare. Whether you're globe-trotting or staying close to home, we …

The Hottest Books of Summer

Summer is a dream; summer without books is a nightmare. Prepare yourself for a blissful season of reading with soon-to-be favorites in every genre!<p>To …

12 Modern Books That Will Become Classics, According To People On Reddit

There are certain books that feel almost inherently "classic." <i>To Kill A Mockingbird. Catcher in the Rye. Moby</i> freaking <i>Dick.</i> But do you ever wonder …

Books

The Wave, Arizona

Not to be confused with Wave Rock.<p><b>The Wave</b><p><b>Elevation</b><p>5,225 feet (1,593 m)<p><b>Latitude</b><p>36° 59′ 45.84″ N<p><b>Longitude</b><p>112° 0′ 21.9″ W<p><b>Location</b><p>Coconino County, …

Travel Guide to Florida's Biscayne National Park

This park is far from the stereotypical park full of lush forests and dirt trails. In fact, only five percent of Biscayne is land. This small …

10 things you can’t miss on your first visit to canyonlands

Canyonlands National Park is a stunning area near Moab, Utah with sheer sandstone cliffs, deep canyons, beautiful rivers, and spectacular vistas. …

15 BEST DAY HIKES IN THE US TO PUT ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

As much as we like crossing off epic hikes in faraway lands on our list, we know there is plenty to discover in our greater backyard, the US. Here’s …

Visit 47 National Parks on One Amazing Road Trip

There are as many ways to celebrate the National Park Service’s centennial as there are parks to explore (over 400). But for those who have …

The Ultimate Western National Parks Road Trip

Our country boasts 59 national parks, and contained within are many lifetimes worth of exploring. Visiting them all is a lofty goal that most people …

National Park Road Trips

Road Trip Planning<p>Below are a selection of pre-planned routes that have been put together by the US-Parks.com team to help you with your trip …

Best Foods to Stockpile for an Emergency

Fueling your body during an emergency is very different from your everyday diet. Because you’ll probably expend more energy than you normally would, …