imlynam

376 Added | 41 Magazines | 565 Likes | 15 Following | 20 Followers | @imlynam | Keep up with imlynam on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “imlynam”

Kickstarter’s most successful app campaign ever is this language learning app

When it comes to learning a foreign language, there’s no doubt that some are just more gifted than others. However, with a tried and tested new approach and the help of a fully funded app, learning a new language might become a whole lot easier.<p>Gabriel Wyner is an opera singer and polyglot based in …

9 Ways to Shred Your Core Using Only a Pullup Bar

Get off the floor and take your core workout up a notch with these moves<p>Hanging leg raises are an advanced core exercise that not only molds rock-hard abs, but also improves your upper-body strength and endurance.<p>So what exactly makes hanging raises so much more challenging than lying leg raises? …

Health

26 Delicious Breakfast Ideas With No Meat Or Dairy

What *do* vegans eat for breakfast, anyway?

All the absurd English pronunciations that frustrate the hell out of non-native speakers

Read these aloud: Tomb, bomb, comb. Now: Wallet, mallet, chalet.<p>One of the most annoying parts of learning English is memorizing its endless inconsistencies in spelling and pronunciation. As a result of the language’s mélange of German, French, and Latin ancestry, words spelled almost exactly the …

Language

7 Ways To Eat Healthier This Week

It's easier (and tastier) than you think.

Where to get more bang for your buck? Try these 10 vacation spots

The value of the dollar is constantly fluctuating, especially in today's shifting economic and political climate. And these constant changes can cause stress for Americans taking vacations abroad.<p>To help navigate the tricky world of travel and currencies, RewardExpert, a free service dedicated to …

The 10 Best Food & Health Documentaries On Netflix

In a world where we seem to become more and more obsessed with the “secret” behind the biggest industries out there, it comes as no surprise that …

​The Workout That’s Just As Effective As Physical Therapy For Back Pain

​You might be able to shelve your meds afterwards<p>A barking back can do more than derail your gym plans—it can make even everyday activities feel insurmountable. But popping pills for back pain can do more harm than good, as we reported. So what can you do to feel better?<p>You might want to …

Best Apple TV apps for streaming soccer

<i>By Chris Brantner</i><p>Soccer is one of the most popular sports in the world — there are soccer fans everywhere. With all of this popularity comes a ton of potential leagues and tournaments to watch. If you’re a big fan, you’ll be glad to know there are some great ways to watch streaming soccer on Apple …

15 Rustic Home Decor Ideas for Your Living Room

Rustic can mean many things in the world of decorating and most of them are not perceived as good. A rustic decorated home can be a cabin filled with …

30 Cool And Easy Dinners To Make Every Night In June

It's too damn hot to cook dinner.

The Noodle Salads We're Bringing to Every Summer Party

These pasta salad recipes are so good, you'll forget to miss the mayo.<p>Whenever I see a pasta salad at a summer potluck or barbecue, I want it to be <i>so good,</i> but it never is. Often, those fusilli-or-cavatappi numbers are mayonnaise-y and heavy with with weird bits of carrot and bell pepper. For our …

Cooking

​Shredded Australian Military Commander Shares Tips For Tearing Up Your Core

​This is how you get outside your comfort zone and push your body to the brink<p>Way back, in the pre-Internet days, one might have to throw down $100 (or more) per hour to find someone to help whip them into shape. You can still do that if that’s the route you want to go; personal trainers definitely …

Meal-Prepped Smoothie Recipes So Breakfast Is Ready in 60 Seconds

We've all been there. You <i>need</i> your morning smoothie, but you hit snooze a few too many times (OK, it was seven). And between peeling a banana, …

Breakfast

Drop 10 TODAY: Try Joy Bauer's bonus healthy, delicious breakfast recipes

Since launching the Drop 10 TODAY challenge a few weeks ago, we’ve been getting loads of questions and comments. Keep ‘em coming! Many of you have told us that you love the PB and Banana Sushi, and that you’re looking for more creative Drop 10 breakfast ideas.<p>Well, we hear you loud and clear. …

25 Gorgeous Historic Homes with Modern Updates

Historic homes that are full of character and unique architectural details deserve to be preserved. See how Dering Hall interior designers fulfilled …

Bedroom decoration: ideas for a unique room

Your bedroom is your haven, where you go to shut out the world and get down to some lovely, restorative sleep, so you want it to be perfect, right? …

Small spaces: Bathroom ideas

No matter how diminutive, these small bathroom decorating ideas will ensure your WC is as stylish as any other room of the house<p><i>No matter how</i> …

19 Incredible Bedrooms That'll Inspire You To Get Your Shit Together

For your inner interior designer.

Making brown rice? Don't follow the instructions on the box

When I was a kid, brown rice felt like punishment. Like the ever-increasing amount of whole wheat flour that would appear in my mom’s pancakes and waffles, brown rice with dinner felt like we had done something really wrong.<p>My mom would always scorch it, informing us that, in other parts of the …

Recipes

15 Easy One-Pot Vegetarian Dinners

While we've already gone over how well-suited chicken is to making one-pot dinners, there's no reason for meat-eaters to have all the fun. I don't cook a lot of meat during the week, so when I'm putting together a quick weeknight dinner I typically turn to vegetables and grains to make healthy, …

8 ways to get the most out of your utility room

Get some inspiration and use every inch of space with these small utility room storage ideas and design tips<p><b>1. EVERYTHING IN ITS PLACE</b><p>A small room …

40 Stylish Mudrooms for Active Families

A mudroom is the one space in the home that calls for efficiency, but that doesn't mean it can't be chic. Discover how top designers use clever …

Interior Design

Sky’s the Limit: 5 Indoor Plants for Rooms with High Ceilings

The design conundrum of “how to make the most of a small space” gets a lot of attention these days. But creating a cozy environment in a lofty room …

Houseplants

Why Your Next Wi-Fi Setup Should Be a Mesh Network

The next time you upgrade your Wi-Fi equipment, take a bold step: Throw out your stand-alone router and instead consider investing in a so-called mesh system.<p>A mesh network could solve most, if not all, of your Wi-Fi problems. It’s basically a system of multiple Wi-Fi stations that work together to …

Wi-Fi

Move Over, All White—This New Décor Trend Has the Scandinavian Stamp of Approval

In the same way a little black dress will never go out of style, Scandinavian design will always be a classic home interior trend—it's even proven to …

Room Envy: At Serenbe, a master bath with a modern farmhouse aesthetic

Brick walls, a concrete shower floor, and metal windows lend an industrial bent<p>Photograph by Jeff Herr<p>“We wanted our home to look like it was added …

19 Sugar-Free Lunch Ideas to Bring to Work

You may not think of lunch as being a particularly sugary meal, but between the honey in bread, high-fructose corn syrup in ketchup and salad …

Healthy Eating

Expert Advice: 12 Tips for Making a Small Bedroom Look Bigger

I think we’ve all been there. Maybe you’ve just moved to the big city, or you grew up the youngest of many and drew the short straw when it came to …

Home Decorating

Tour the Travel & Leisure Editor's Eclectic Brooklyn Home

<b>Name:</b> Nathan Lump and Charles Runnette <b><br>Location:</b> Park Slope — Brooklyn, NY <b><br>Size:</b> 900 square feet plus terrace <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year, 2 months, …