Erin Davis

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The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

Unique Engagement Ring Box Pirouettes the Ring Like a Blooming Flower

Marriage proposals can be scary, even if you know that the other person will say yes. How and where you'll ask is always a factor, as well as where to hide the ring. After all, it'd be tragic if it were discovered beforehand. A slimline engagement ring box called <i>Clifton</i> solves this potential …

5 Ways to Earn Miles Without Flying

<i>Jason Pratt / Flickr</i><p>If you've ever seen the movie "Up in the Air," you probably turned a shade of green as the film's protagonist, Ryan Bingham (George Clooney), estimated that his mileage balance neared 10 million. Bingham earned his miles the old-fashioned way -- flying around the country firing …

Learn to Ski or Ride at Age 30 and Beyond

I've always been somewhat of a late bloomer. It wreaked havoc on my professional football career: I was 5'3' and 98 pounds as a freshman in high school. Nevertheless, I didn't let that get me down. It took a little longer, but I still managed to play into my college years. The same goes for rock …

Cevennes National Park, France

<b>Name:</b> Cevennes National Park <b><br>Location:</b> France <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1970 <b><br>Size:</b> 353 square miles (913 square kilometers)<p>Did You Know?<p><b>• Peaks to Plains</b> In Cevennes National Park low mountains flow smoothly onto the plains of Languedoc, creating a patchwork of rocky heights, grasslands, forests, and farms. …

National Parks

5 Ways Blake Lively's New Lifestyle Site Can Make Your Home More Beautiful

Handcrafted, homespun inspiration found at Lively's new site, Preserve. This article originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.<p>After a much-anticipated launch, actress Blake Lively's new lifestyle site Preserve is up and running, featuring handmade items from across country and stories about art, …

Los Angeles

New Orleans on a budget

Summer in New Orleans brings the promise of lots of heat and humidity, which means fewer tourists, which also means better rates for lodging. Among hotels offering summer deals on rooms are the Sheraton New Orleans and the Windsor Court Hotel. The Sheraton, on Canal Street in the French Quarter, …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

DIY: 7 Best Natural Mosquito Bite Remedies

I’m a romantic, and so at the risk of facing commenter-wrath, I’m going to say it: The season’s first mosquito bite isn’t such a bad thing. It’s how …

Inflammation

Searching For Stress Relief? Try Feeling Your Breath

Many Americans are swamped with stress, but there may be ways to ease the tension without changing the circumstances.<p>Almost half of all adults say they've experienced a major stressful event in the past year, according to a poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard …

Europe on a Budget Never Looked So Good

Who says you need to empty your bank account in order to enjoy Europe in style? Hotel search trivago.com, which now offers hostel bookings in cities across Europe, has compiled a list of some of the swankiest and eclectic hostels on the continent. Trust us, these six ultra-trendy and …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

Hitchhiking

Sometimes perspective only comes in the rear-view mirror, looking back on life. My journey into adulthood started a few months after I turned 20, recording the first Switchfoot album with a couple of friends. We had no real agenda -- just a couple of songs and a shared love for music. We didn't …

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Venturing out into Jamaica

Unless you're old enough to remember when Harry Belafonte was selling millions of calypso records, visiting Jamaica, for most leisure travelers, has come to mean three things:<p><b>1. All-inclusive resorts,</b> most equipped with beaches.<p><b>2. Being advised</b> by timid staff in your chosen all-inclusive resort to …

Caribbean