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You Can Spend the Night in a Glamorous Airstream Trailer in the Middle of Yosemite National Park

“Sometimes I wish I lived in an Airstream,” country queen Miranda Lambert sang in the 2009 song simply titled “Airstream.” Now, nearly 10 years …

National Parks

30 Prettiest Decorated Christmas Tree Ideas to Try This Year

You'll rethink your mishmash ornament collection after seeing these creative themes.<p>We love a classic tree — filled with red bows and colorful, …

Christmas Trees

54 Tween Gifts That Will Prove You Actually Know What's Cool

When it comes to shopping for tweens, some parents might feel a bit out of their depths (tweens are, after all, mysterious creatures). If you're confused about what's trendy and can't think of anything to wrap for the holidays this year, we're here to help you look like you're picking up what the …

Wall Art

45 Delicious Dutch Oven Recipes

Put your favorite pot to work with these Dutch oven recipes.<p>Hearty Quinoa & Corn Chowder<p>My grandmother lived in the Appalachian Mountains and always …

Recipes

How To Eat Your Way Through New Orleans in One Day

New Orleans is a town full of folks who start talking about dinner plans before the lunch plates are licked clean. A word of advice: If you’re coming, come hungry.<p>Crackling with an effusive gumbo of culinary history and cocktail culture, New Orleans is arguably the best place to eat in America with …

New Orleans

Our 10 Most Popular Soup Recipes — Recipes from the Kitchn

With fall comes the start of soup weather. The change in temperature brings the need for homey meals that warm your bones, and there's nothing that …

Onions

Woody Allen's Wife, Soon-Yi Previn, Gives Her First Interview In 26 Years

Shortly after Page Six reported that Soon-Yi Previn, wife to maligned director Woody Allen, would give her first interview in years, Vulture …

Woody Allen

10 of the world's most amazing train journeys

There’s something magical about a journey by train. Sometimes the magic is inside – on a train you can meet people, while eating and sleeping with the sound of steel wheel swishing on steel rail beneath you. Sometimes the magic is outside, in the landscape the train traverses – an adventure, an …

Trains

Go on the ultimate foodie road trip in the USA with this map

What’s a road trip without good food? While driving is definitely a major part of any road trip, so is deciding what you’re going to eat and where. And to solve whatever doubt you might have, Orbitz has just crafted the perfect map.<p>The Ultimate U.S. Foodie Trip is a new interactive map compiled by …

Louisiana

Fall-ing for Tennessee: unforgettable outdoor autumn adventures

Tennessee is brilliant for autumn colors. The state is crumpled with old, rocky mountains blanketed in forests, and these groves turn into a riot of flaming hues come fall. Thousands of tourists return every year to witness the seasonal show. Of course, there’s more than just the pretty vistas. You …

National Parks

Herbal Teas for Healing: Which Tea Does What

Note: Always check with your doctor before adding any new medicinal herbs to your diet, especially if you’re taking other medications.<p>Ah, fall. …

Immune System

The One Thing I Always Do When Meal Prepping Roasted Vegetables — Tips from The Kitchn

Even when I don't fully plan out my week of meals, I still always make a point to block off an hour or two over the weekend for a meal prep session. …

Rough Childhood Experiences Can Age Your Cells Prematurely, New Study Suggests

Brutal.<p>We know that comparatively disadvantaged people, even in rich countries, have worse health and shorter life expectancy than others.<p>But what is …

Methylation

Dragons, Myths and Magic: 23 Of The Best Fantasy Book Series for Adults

Fantasy is such a good way to get your head outside your usual setting. You can step inside magnificent worlds (or familiar settings!), meet …

Books

21 of the Best Horror Books by Women

Alma Katsu’s standalone historical horror novel is a treasure. Drawing on werewolf tales, Wendigo folklore, and more, Katsu manages to create a sense …

Die Hard

The 28 Best Books to Read in Fall 2018

As soon as that temperature drops, it's time to forget about pink wine and start thinking about coats, candles, cocoa, and coverlets. It's also time to begin wildly fantasizing about what will go in your book stack—because there's no better companion in an adult blanket fort. Here are the 28 books …

Positive Discipline for Today's Busy (and Overwhelmed) Parent

• <b>Author:</b> Jane Nelsen, Ed.D. and Others<p>With the increasing pressure to excel at parenting, work, and personal relationships, it's easy to feel stressed and dissatisfied. This targeted Positive Discipline guide gives parents the tools to parent effectively without sacrificing their well-being or …

10 Best Sleep-Inducing Products to Help You Fall Asleep

1 Lather Quiet Night Relaxing Balm<p>2 Lavender Essential Oil<p>3 The Casper Pillow<p>4 Blue Blocking Glasses<p>5 Tart Cherry Concentrate<p>6 Fitbit Versa<p>7 Mute …

Snoring

Target’s Halloween Decor Is Out and You’re Going to Want Everything

BRB, throwing a party just to use this potions dispenser.<p>1 Ouija Board Serving Tray<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 Light Up Pineapple …

Books: National Book Award longlists, a fall preview and concern about ALOUD

Hi — I’m Carolyn Kellogg, books editor of the L.A. Times. This week in print you’ll find the Fall Arts Preview — books included.<p><b>THE BIG BOOKS</b><p>This fall brings books from <b>Michelle Obama, Jonathan Franzen, Haruki Murakami, Michael Connelly, Stephen King</b> and more; see our picks of books you won’t want …

Lifestyle

The dos and don’ts of training for a marathon straight from a run coach

You just signed up for your first or 15th marathon—congratulations! Anyone who has ever completed a 26.2-mile race will tell you that going the …

Marathons

Bars & Restaurants Owned by Music Stars in Nashville, TN - Music City | Visit Nashville, TN - Music City

Bars & Restaurants Owned By Music Stars<p>Some of your favorite artists like Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, and more have added their own bar and …

Blake Shelton

Is A People’s History of the United States Any Better for Students Than the Biased Textbooks It Replaces?

<i>This essay is excerpted from Sam Wineburg’s</i> <b>Why Learn History (When It’s Already on Your Phone)</b><i>, out now from University of Chicago Press.</i><p>With more …

Long-form Journalism

The top 5 things to watch for at the Emmys, from an SNL takeover to Sandra Oh potentially making history

The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will air on NBC Monday night, and there are a few things we can’t wait to see.<p>Amid a major shake-up this year in the comedy category, which show will take home the trophy? Will Kenan Thompson, fresh off an Emmy win for best original song, triumph in comedy’s best …

Game of Thrones

Mummified Ice Age wolf pup, caribou still covered with fur found by gold miners

A mummified wolf pup and caribou believed to have walked Earth over 50,000 years ago were discovered with tissue and fur intact — a remarkable find, Canadian authorities say.<p>The caribou was found at the site of a 80,000-year-old volcanic ash bed and officials believe it's among the oldest mummified …

Ice Age

A Guide to the Softer Side of Estate Planning

Once you've written your will, pat yourself on the back. Then get back to work to spell out your wishes on what could be far more important than how …

Estate Planning

How a Family of 4 Can Visit Hawaii for $1,000 or Less

Hawaii is a bucket list destination for many families, and for good reason. The islands that make up Hawaii boast spectacular mountain landscapes, …

Frugal Living

Apple's New iPhones Have Expensive Hidden Costs

This week Apple launched its new iPhones to much fanfare and looking closely at the iPhone XS (details), iPhone XS Max (details) and particularly the iPhone XR, this is deserved. That said, Apple also made a second, quieter announcement shortly after the launch and it will be greeted with a lot …

Galaxy Note

The 5 Things Your Kids Will Remember About You

Lindsay Morris—Institute<p>Lindsay Morris—Institute<p>Lindsay Morris—Institute<p>Lindsay Morris—Institute<p>Lindsay Morris—Institute<p>Lindsay …

Summer Camp

Montessori at home: 10 tasks young kids can totally do on their own

"Help me do it myself" is a common phrase we try to remember in Montessori.<p>Young children crave independence. They are driven to achieve it from …

Montessori