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Beautiful Small Towns in Europe More Americans Should Visit

So you’ve gone and booked a big ol’ flight across the pond. The siren call of wildly cheap airfares to Europe proved too strong to resist -- you may …

European Travel

5 Central Texas river trips to paddle year-round

Central Texas rivers offer some outstanding paddling opportunities -- all just hours away from Fort Worth. And thanks to mostly mild winters, the …

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

Blockchain

Tip: Get Ripped on the Rower

The erg is the best fat burning machine in the gym, period. Here's how to use it right, plus three killer workouts to try.<p>The Erg is the G.O.A.T.<p>One …

8 Must-see Texas Hill Country Holiday Light Trails

San Saba’s light show boasts 30 acres of lights and an extended run through Jan. 5, 2018 (Credit: Mitchell Hallmark/Found Media Group)<p>‘Tis the season …

Science Says These 10 Things Will Help You Raise Extremely Smart and Successful Kids

Here are some science-backed parenting strategies to help you raise highly successful kids.<p>What parent doesn't want their child to do well in school, stay out of trouble, and grow up to be a highly successful adult? But as I've found over the years raising my own daughter, that's far easier said …

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Furniture

Stop Beginning Your Speeches with 'Good Morning and Thank You' and Start With This Instead

It doesn't matter how compelling your presentation is if you haven't grabbed your audience's attention in the first few seconds.<p>Every presentation is an opportunity to make an impression. You can either use your pitch to build credibility, engagement and buy-in, or blow the chance to share your …

8 of the Most Beautiful Places in Italy

Famous Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi once said, “You may have the universe if I may have Italy.” As he understood, there are beautiful places …

Italy

Have You Been Doing Your Emergency Fund All Wrong?

When most people set out to build an emergency fund, they seem almost resigned to the fact that they’re going to earn almost no interest on the …

Retirement

11 secret Italian villages to visit before the crowds do

Rome? Been there. Venice? Done that. Florence? Bought the statue-of-David postcard. While this triumvirate of tourist destinations is a must-do for any first-time visitor to Italy, many of the country’s greatest charms can only be experienced in small Italian villages — places where you can slip …

Italy

8 Under-the-Radar Destinations in Texas

The big four cities of Texas -- Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, and Austin -- lure millions of travelers every year with their unique vibe and array of …

Texas

The 6 Most Anticipated Restaurants in Austin, Fall 2017

Fall is one of Austin’s busier restaurant seasons, when temperatures are tolerable and people want to go outside to eat and drink. This is especially so after a slow August. For the city, this means its very first food hall with a stellar lineup, popular pizzeria’s North Loop expansion, a Filipino …

Zagat

18 Hottest Restaurants in Austin, June 2018

Tipsters, readers, friends, and family of Eater Austin always want to know: Where should I eat right now? What are the buzziest new restaurants? What haven't I heard of yet? What's everyone talking about?<p>To answer those questions, behold the 84th edition of the <b>Eater Austin Heatmap</b>, updated monthly …

Eater Austin's Heatmap Archive

Earlier this year, Eater changed the way it updates the monthly Heatmap, the guide to the hottest restaurants in Austin. To keep everything tidy, instead of creating a new map every 30 or so days, the single post is updated.<p>Because everyone wants to know which restaurants were once hot, Eater …

Are you ready for some football? Presenting Austin's top sports bars

The countdown is over, football fans. With an abundance of sports bar options in Austin, sometimes picking a spot to watch your team is the toughest …

The 38 Essential Restaurants in Austin, Spring 2018

Now it’s time for the quarterly update of the <b>Eater 38</b>, the answer to any question that begins, "Can you recommend a restaurant...?" This highly elite group covers the entire city, spans myriad cuisines and budgets, and collectively satisfies all of everyone’s restaurant needs, from taco trucks to …

Austin's 11 Hottest New Brunches, July 2018

The most important meal of the week<p><b>Brunch</b> is the cure-all for weekend hunger and hangovers with the right combination of breakfast, lunch, and lots of drinks. It's when it is acceptable to arm yourself with cocktails and coffee, while you hunker down with pancakes, burgers, and so many eggs. The …

Want to float the river? Here are the top tubing destinations around Austin

The best prescription for a Central Texas fever is a trip down the river. Tubing is a popular pastime in the Lone Star State, and there are many …

Articles about how bathrooms small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Don’t have ten acres to stuff full of perennials? Fret not! Gardens can make a big impact even on a small scale.<p>The first few paragraphs of a recent New York Times article on architect Gary Chang's Hong Kong apartment read like a scene from...<p>Space-saving solutions from Room & Board beautifully …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p><i>GQ</i>’s editors pick the freshest menswear, sneakers, watches and more worth your disposable income.<p>17 Photos2 days agoView …

Men's Fashion

Colin Suttles's answer to What are the most surreal places to visit?

I'd break this question into two parts, (1) naturally surreal places, and (2) man made surreal places.<p><b>(1) NATURALLY SURREAL PLACES</b><br>On the natural …

Zagat

The 20 Most Stylish Men of Hollywood's Golden Age

GQ Endorses: the Best-Looking Gym Bag Around

If you’re like us, you’ve faced the man-bag dilemma: You need something that’s just roomy enough for a trip to the health club, classy enough for a day at the office, and rugged enough for a weekend escape. Jack Spade’s new mini duffel is the solution. Its lightweight, water-resistant suede calls …

How to Relieve Insomnia Without Medication: Part 1

Feeling sleepy? You’re not alone. According to the CDC, on any given day, as many as one in five adults suffers from an insufficient amount of sleep! …

Sleep

Beware of High Turnover Ratio Funds

Just like Football, high turnover is bad for you and good for the other team. Investing in mutual funds and exchange traded funds (ETF’s) with high …

How to Improve Your Power Cleans

Page: 1Next »<p>So you want to become a more powerful and explosive athlete. Do you want to be faster and jump higher? If you only had one movement to …