Jonathan Baker

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Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

Love Stories

10 hidden gems on Netflix that should be in your queue right now

There are a lot of TV shows and movies that don’t get the amount of attention that they deserve. Let’s see if we can turn that around with these 10 …

Entertainment

This Spectacular Canadian Wildlife Reserve Is so Remote, You Can Only Get There Five Weeks a Year

Among serious adventure seekers, word is spreading about Torngat Mountains National Park—an Inuit-run reserve in Labrador, Northeastern Canada. …

Hiking

Luminous Portraits of Sliced Fruit Glow Like Stained Glass Windows | Colossal

<p>Artist Dennis Wojtkiewicz paints enormous portraits of sliced fruit, often scaling four feet across or more. Each oil on canvas painting focuses …

Art

12 Essential Gins Everyone Should Have in the Liquor Cabinet

Courtesy of Diageo<p><b>Tanqueray</b><p>One of the quintessential London Dry gins, Tanqueray is endlessly useful — as well suited to complex fruity or herbal …

Wine & Spirits

The Most Thrilling and Beautiful Vacations to Take If You Love the Outdoors

Heading somewhere to reconnect with nature is the best remedy when you're craving an escape from the daily grind. As much as we love exploring a new …

National Parks

Turning the Garage into a Man Cave: Tips, Ideas and Inspiration!

Everyone needs a bit of personal space. In the busy, congested and invasive modern world full of gadgets, that is hard to find. Yes, a trip to the …

This home theater recreates the multiplex with a level of detail you won't believe

A High-End Home Theater With Gear Most People Can Afford

When the people at Plex—maker of the popular Plex streaming software—moved into a new building, they figured that the best way to demonstrate their …

18 Slightly Entertaining Things To Do On The Internet When You're Bored

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49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

Amazon Offers Employees $5,000 to Quit Their Job--Here's Why They Do It

The question is--would you take the money?<p>Would you take money to quit your job? That's the question Amazon is asking. Full-time workers at Amazon fulfillment services can earn up to $5,000 by quitting.<p>Each year, the company asks its employees if they want to take 'The Offer'. They can take the …

Employee Engagement

4 Summer Design Trends We’re Loving Right Now

As the unofficial first day of summer, Memorial Day is the perfect time to get your space ready for those impromptu Saturday evening cocktail parties …

The 11 Smartest Documentaries on Netflix

Expand your mind with stories about conjoined twins, false confessions, and the time John Huston went off to fight in World War II.<p>Perhaps the quickest way to <i>Matrix</i>-download new knowledge into your brain is to consume it in documentary form. All you have to do is plop yourself in front of a screen …

Rachel Dolezal

Beyond Boaty McBoatface: 9 Public Naming Contests That Ended Badly

Boaty McBoatface is the little vessel that could—and did—change the internet. McBoatface was the people’s choice in a 2016 contest to name a research …

Pusha-T’s ‘DAYTONA’ Is a Satisfying Snort of Luxury Drug Raps

Titelmedia<p><i>4.5/5.0</i><p>It’s been three years since Pusha-T dropped his last full-length project; an arduous wait for the Virginia rapper’s most dedicated …

How Profits Soared At Carnival After Its CEO Discovered The Greatest Communication Tool Of All Time

Carnival Cruise Line’s newest ship—Horizon—departs from New York City this week with about 4,000 guests. Also on board are 1,450 crew members who are responsible for keeping those passengers safe, happy, and eager to take another cruise.<p>Across all of Carnival Corp’s nine cruise brands, more than …

Leadership

The American backyard as we know it didn't exist until after World War II

With summer so close you can almost smell the mesquite smoke wafting from your neighbor’s grill, many Americans are setting their minds to clearing …

How to spend a year living abroad for $1,000 a month

The sabbatical.<p>The year off.<p>The walkabout.<p>The career/life reset.<p>It's something most of us talk about, or at least dream about. It's the answer to the questions we ask ourselves before our pick-me-up 4:15 p.m. coffees: Will life be a march of unremitting, interminable years of work? Will each year …

Want Big, Cheap Prints? Try Printing Your Photos on Fabric

You've used your inkjet to print edge-to-edge A4s and A3s, then wanted to upsize, so you went to an online printer for a canvas or a poster. They get …

3-Ingredient Happy Hour: A Pared Down Aviation Cocktail

Happy weekend, and welcome back to <i>3-Ingredient Happy Hour</i>, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week we're …

The simple secret to making the perfect gin and tonic

The gin and tonic is just one of <i>those</i> cocktails.<p>Lore has it that the concoction was created by British colonists in the 1800s when they mixed antimalarial quinine tonic with gin and sugar. Over the centuries, it's become a default cocktail of summer: cool and refreshing.<p>Gin is essentially vodka …

Stunning Photographs Of Frozen Baikal Lake In Russia

<b>Kristina Makeeva</b>, a photographer based in Moscow, made a series of photos on Baikal lake in Russia. In winter, when the lake is covered by ice, …

‘Wild Wild Country’: A Rajneeshee Cult Insider on the Horrors the Netflix Series Left Out

Satya Franklin was a close friend of Bhagwan and Sheela, and lived at Rajneeshpuram. She writes about the many things—sterilization, disconnecting …

3 Stocks I'll Buy in a Stock Market Crash

It's been a rough month or two for investors. As of this writing, the <b>S&P 500</b> has fallen 9% from its recent high. That's awfully close to official "correction" territory.<p>Many investors run for the hills in times of market volatility. I prefer to take advantage of the panic by scooping up shares of …

5 Stunning Places You've Probably Never Heard of but Need to See, According to a Woman Who's Traveled to 100 Countries (Video)

Traveling is always an exciting experience, but nothing quite compares to discovering something new.<p>Unfortunately, the prospect of visiting uncharted …

stunningplaces

The 10 most liveable cities in the world

Are you contemplating a move?<p><b>Vienna has been named the world's most liveable city for the ninth year in a row.</b><p>In Mercer's 20th annual Quality of Living survey, the Austrian capital dominated, followed by Zurich, Auckland and Munich in joint third place, and Vancouver in fifth. The survey evaluates …

European Travel

The Terror Is Really Scary TV—And That's A Very Good Thing

Why isn’t TV scarier? It’s not <i>not</i> scary. That eerie French show <i>The Returned</i> had its moments. There’ve been one or two nightmarish episodes of <i>Black Mirror</i>. But what passes for horror on TV is more like theatrical camp (<i>American Horror Story</i>), Spielbergian adventure-spinning (<i>Stranger Things</i>), or …

Black Mirror

My Chicken and Dumplings Is the Best on the Internet (No, Really)

In the fall of 2013, I wrote a Chicken and Dumplings recipe. I wouldn’t say I was the biggest fan. Like meatloaf, Chicken and Dumplings is one of …