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A Smart Collar For Keeping Better Tabs On Your Furry Friend

If you’re the kind of pet owner who has ever sat in your office wishing you could check in on your dog, this smart collar might pique your interest.<p>Link AKC describes their Link Smart Collar as “your dog’s first smartphone.” Priced at $129, this super smart dog collar lets you check in on your …

Pets

Grape Expectations: Scottsdale's Wine Scene

According to the Arizona Wine Growers Association, it’s the <i>Diurnal Effect</i> that makes Arizona wines something special—the huge swing in temperature …

Wine

Overlooked U.S. Routes That Make for Incredible Road Trips

The great American road trip has been a vacation idea for ages. Of course, Route 66 is an iconic choice; the Pacific Coast Highway and Blue Ridge Parkway are up there too. Yet there are many highways, routes, and byways across the United States that can also make this journey equally memorable. …

National Parks

GO Chair Ultra Compact Portable Chair

If you are searching for an ultracompact chair that can be easily transported in your backpack or bag you may be interested in the aptly named Go …

Crowd Funding

An Experts Guide on Muscle Building Diets

<b>Stacking on a few extra kilos of lean muscle bulk is one of the best ways to take your look to the next level.</b> Not only does it create a broader …

Exercise

The 8 Best Earplugs to Buy for Sleeping in 2018

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Sleep

The 9 Best Jackson Hole Hotels of 2018

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Jackson Hole

This Guy Tricked His Girlfriend to Shoot a Cinematic Proposal Video

When freelance filmmaker Matthew Paquette went to the carnival with his girlfriend Clara last weekend, she had no idea that he would propose on the …

Filmmaking

The best indoor plants to bring the outside in

Houseplants add color, style and an earthy warmth to interior spaces, and contrary to popular belief, anyone can brighten up their home or office with a plant. You don't need a green thumb to keep indoor plants alive.<p>The key is selecting plants that thrive in your specific environment. Whether …

Plants

Let's Talk About Ryan Reynolds' Unusual Suit Move

How to make your workday gear weekend appropriate<p>Ryan Reynolds is, unequivocally, a very well-dressed man. Unfair, especially when you consider the sterling career and Hollywood starlet spouse, but such is life. If you weren't green enough though, the <i>Deadpool</i> star is now making his own style …

Ryan Reynolds

My wife and I retired in our 30s and now travel full-time in an Airstream trailer — here's what we spend in a week

There once was a guy from the Southeast who thought life could be broken down into a few simple constructs: get a job, buy stuff, retire, and die.<p>Yep, that guy was me.<p>Early retirement? Not in the cards. 401(k) retirement plan? Sure, but only the minimum. Retirement was the furthest thing from my …

RVs

Instant Pot Caribbean Chicken and Rice

From:<p>Level: Easy<p>Total: 40 min<br>• Active: 15 min<p>Yield: 4 servings<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories570Total Fat10 gramsSaturated Fat2 …

Recipes

How Do You Sell Your Home Through a Land Contract?

Land contracts are useful instruments for sellers who are selling a home and contemplating carrying the financing for a buyer. It gives sellers a …

Real Estate

You can’t put a price on a good night’s sleep… but Amazon did and it’s only $30

A good night’s sleep is truly priceless, and no one knows that more than those of us who often have trouble sleeping. There are a bunch of different …

Luxury Lifestyle

This Wyoming Resort Is All Your Luxury Wild West Fantasies Come True

The once-private Snake River Sporting Club has been revamped as a luxe resort destination and gateway to the Grand Tetons.<p>I wasn’t expecting to be …

Hot Springs

What Medical Debt Does to Your Credit Score

You do everything you think you're supposed to. You maintain good health insurance. You choose in-network doctors and hospitals. You pay the bills …

Personal Finance

The 12 Most Beautiful Places in Colorado

Towering, snow-capped mountains, waterfall hikes, natural hot springs tucked into valleys, golden galaxies of aspen trees in the fall—Colorado puts …

Hot Springs

The U.S. Housing Market Looks Headed for Its Worst Slowdown in Years

They were fed up with Seattle’s home bidding wars. They were only in their late 20s but had already lost two battles and were ready to renew with …

Real Estate

The 2018 World's Best Islands in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas

To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including …

Digital Advertising

An Experts Guide on Male Fat Loss

<b>Trimming down and maintaining a lean and muscular physique is a sure-fire way to increase how well your clothes fit,</b> which can have a huge and …

Health

Top 24 Recipes to Cook in a Dutch Oven

The dutch oven<p>Make sure to check out the how-to on cooking in a dutch oven at camp.<p>At home and in camp, this heavy pot with a tight-fitting lid is …

Gun Test: Smith & Wesson’s M2.0 Compact Pistol

8:20 PM 07/17/2018<p>By Joe Kurtenbach, American Rifleman<p>In the interest of full disclosure, I have to admit that this is one I’ve been waiting for—and …

Best Tips For DIY Facebook Ads That Work

Organic traffic on Facebook is drying up for many small businesses, as the number of businesses paying for advertising increases. The number of advertisers on Facebook — over 6 million in the first quarter of 2018 — has impacted organically posted content dramatically, according to Wordstream’s …

Facebook Ads

13 Repair Life Hacks From Our Grandfathers That Are Still Relevant Today

Before the days of the Internet, we turned to our inventive grandfathers for fix-it life hacks since they could easily and quickly solve just about …

Amazon has a $17 dent puller that might save you a $200 trip to the auto body shop

If you have a tiny ding in a door or anywhere else on your car, there’s a good change you can take care of it without an expensive trip to the auto …

Is Amazon Prime worth it? 6 key benefits for photographers

<b>Amazon Prime Day 2018</b> <b>is one week away. For 36 hours, thousands of Prime Day deals will go live for subscribers from noon on Monday 16th July until</b> …

5 Reasons to Buy a Nikon DF in 2018 - As underrated as it gets

This is one of the most hated cameras ever. When you get over the specs it doesn’t have and instead look at what it does have, you find a gem.<p>A quick …

Will Startups Remove Real Estate Agents From The Transaction Process?

Just how soon will technology completely remove the real estate agent? It’s a question that will cause different reactions from different sides of the industry. In the age of data-driven technologies disrupting and replacing most middleman industries, real estate remains the odd one out. The …

Real Estate

Henri Cartier-Bresson Photography Philosophy

Henri Cartier-Bresson: the godfather of all contemporary photography and street-documentary-reportage photography: For more free inspiration, join …

Doctors botch blood pressure readings more often than you think

High blood pressure is a silent killer. Here’s why doctors often fail to catch it.<p>Picture the last time your doctor checked your blood pressure. Were you sitting in a chair? Were you relaxed? Were you silent? Did your doctor or nurse take more than one reading?<p>Chances are, the answer to one or more …

Diabetes