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Emotional Impact of Color in Landscape Photography - Part 3

Continued from <b>Emotional Impact of Color in Landscape Photography – Part 2</b><p>A lot has been written about color theory, and there have even been a few …

Landscape Photography

Podcast Show Notes: Travel Tips From 27+ Trips To France

Welcome to the podcast show notes and transcript for Episode 6: Travel Tips from 27+ Trips To France. In this episode Rachel Heller and I speak with …

A Cheaper Way to Make Pesto & 8 Weeknight Meals to Use It In

I’m obsessed with pesto. I make countless variations using different herbs, nuts, and seeds.<p>This version, from my recipe for portobello sliders in <i>The Love and Lemons Cookbook</i>, uses pepitas because, <b>compared to pine nuts and walnuts, they’re cheap!</b> They have a wonderful nutty flavor and bring a …

The Easy Trick To Make Sure You Always Stretch - Women's Running

I have a confession to make. I am the worst when it comes to stretching. The.Worst.Ever.<p>But, I know it’s important to prevent injuries. I also feel …

Pork Adobo Recipe (with Carrots)

<i>This is a pork adobo recipe that’s assertive in tangy and sour flavors. The addition of carrots elevates the dish as they soak up all that adobo</i> …

Carrots

How to Make Your Black-and-White Images Pop With Lightroom 6

What we know today as the process of photography had its start at the beginning of the 19th century. Back then, the process was really complicated. …

How to Easily Improve Your Skies in Adobe Lightroom

These two techniques are very useful for making quick and easy adjustments to dull looking skies. As with all digital images, you will degrade the …

10 Things You Must See in the Louvre

The big question the Louvre Museum inspires in most tourists is: <b>When to go and how to avoid the lines?</b> Why not try an afternoon visit on Wednesday or …

Getting in touch with traditional Hawaiian culture

For over a thousand years, Hawaiian culture evolved independently from outside influence. Beginning around 300 AD, settlers from Polynesia came to the islands in handmade canoes, navigating using a complex system of wayfaring techniques. Later, waves of new residents arrived to this tiny …

Canoeing

These Lighting Patterns Will Make Your Portrait Photographs Rock

Familiarizing yourself with different lighting patterns isn't just to help you diversify your portrait portfolio. Depending on what you are trying …

How to Make Your RAW Files Pop With Lightroom

Have you ever opened your RAW files to see that they lack contrast and saturation? This happens due to the fact that the camera doesn't apply any …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>May is always such a mix—busy weekends, slow weekends, days that feel like March, days that feel like July. Check out the links below for recipes that …

How to Make the Juiciest Pan-Roasted Pork Chops

After you master our method for brined and pan-roasted chops, prepare to say goodbye to those dry, flavorless things you used to call pork chops.<p>A juicy, pan-roasted chop basted in aromatic brown butter? This is the kind of weeknight-friendly comfort food recipe you’ll want to have on hand." Start …

BBQ

Pistachio Vanilla Butter Bundt Cake

Pistachio Vanilla Butter Bundt Cake<p>Prep time<p>30 mins<p>Cook time<p>1 hour<p>Total time<p>1 hour 30 mins<p>Author: Melina Thompson<p>Serves: 16<p>INGREDIENTS<p>FOR THE VANILLA …

Dessert

21 Five-Ingredient Crock Pot Recipes

Using a slow cooker isn't as much of a short cut when the recipe calls for sixteen ingredients you don't have.

31 Healthy Breakfast Ideas And Recipes To Promote Weight Loss

31 Healthy Breakfast Ideas That Will Promote Weight Loss All Month Long<p>Time to kick your boring healthy breakfast routine to the curb—with these breakfast ideas, you'll be set for the whole month.<p>By now, you probably have that one healthy breakfast staple that gets you through the day—but who says …

National Geographic Travel

Yes, You CAN Afford the South Pacific!

So you thought you had to put those Tahitian dreams on hold? Think again. Luxe locales like Fiji, the Cook Islands—and, yes, even Tahiti!—roll out …

35 EASY Solo Trips to Try!

From the beaches of Belize to the heights of the Himalayas, there's no need to wait when the world is calling! Here, Budget Travel readers' favorite …

11 Ways Social Media Can ROCK Your Travel World!

Power to the people! Once social media shook up the travel world, there was no turning back—and that's a good thing! The right hashtags, check-ins, …

How to Make Japanese-Style Chicken Meatball Skewers With Sweet Soy Glaze (Tsukune)

Last fall I worked on a recipe for Pakistini chicken keema done in kebab form. This required taking a pretty wet ground chicken mixture and getting it to cling to a skewer, which is no easy feat to accomplish. In my tests, chilling the mixture in the freezer for a little while helped things out, …

Pepper-Crusted Burgers Filled With Roasted Mushrooms and Swiss Cheese

There's no mistaking the fact that earthy, flavorful mushrooms offer a great conduit for bold flavors.<p>Such is the case here—mixed mushrooms get ramped up with sherry vinegar, olive oil, lemon zest and thyme before roasting in a hot oven until tender. Then, they're chopped and join nuggets of Swiss …

Plyometrics

<b>Squat Jumps</b><br>Starting Position: Stand tall with your feet hip-width apart and your hands clasped behind your head.<br>1. Keeping your weight on your heels, squat down until your thighs are parallel to the floor. Pause in the squat.<br>2. Without counter-movement and without the use of your arms, jump as high …

UberExercise — The 4-Way Stability Ball Abdominal Grindfest

Menu ≡ ╳<p>HOME<p>TOPICS<p>Diet & Nutrition<p>Nutritional Analysis<p>Fitness & Muscle<p>ABS ABS ABS…<br>• UberExercises<br>• Fitness Lists<br>• Fitness 101<p>Supplements<p>Supplement Rankings …

11 Exercises That Build Muscle Without Bulk

A metabolism-boosting workout that builds strength and tones your abdominals, back, thighs, butt and arms.

Workouts

How To Make Snow in Photoshop with Custom Brushes

Setting aside the runny noses, forget the frozen fingers and the frostbitten toes, and the winter season can lend itself to some pretty magical …

The Food Lab: Sautéed Green Beans With Mushrooms and Caramelized Cipollini Onions

It's time for another round of The Food Lab. Got a suggestion for an upcoming topic? Email Kenji here, and he'll do his best to answer your queries in a future post. Become a fan of The Food Lab on Facebook or follow it on Twitter for play-by-plays on future kitchen tests and recipe experiments.<p>I …

From the Archives: Roast Turkey Breast for a Small Gathering

Perhaps your family is small. Perhaps your friends all bailed on you the week before. Perhaps only half your family eats meat. Heck, perhaps you simply don't enjoy leftovers.*<p>* You weirdo.<p>Point is, there are any number of reasons you might have for not wanting to roast an entire turkey for …

Make-Ahead Turkey Waldorf Salad With Fennel, Roasted Grapes, and Spicy Walnuts

If you think Waldorf salad connotes American culinary relic, a dish best forgotten alongside jellied salads, then this fresh take will forever change your mind. In lieu of sliced raw celery, I added fennel and chopped fronds for crunch and flavor, and toasted the walnuts with a quick homemade spice …