Kartik Raghavamurty S

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The Definitive 10-Step Guide to Building a Do-Anything Core

Working on core strength isn’t a matter of vanity—an effort to turn a dad-bod midsection into a six-pack. (Though it can help.) It’s more of a commitment to kick ass in everything you do.<p>“Core exercises build a foundation of strength for more sport-specific movements,” says Scott Johnston, a …

5 Essential Colognes That'll Always Be in Style

You need a good scent—and you can't go wrong with any of these.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>Style is more than the clothes on your back or the watch on your wrist—it's how you present yourself. …

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The Importance of Good Manners | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following essay — “The Fine Art of Living Together” by Bentley Bates — comes from</i> The Boy’s Own Book of Leadership<i>, published in</i> …

This 20-Minute Routine is the Laziest (but Most Effective) Workout Ever

By properly distracting yourself, this kind of exercise can actually be enjoyable.<p>Maybe you don't have time to exercise. Or, maybe instead of logging some miles on the treadmill, you tend to use your spare minutes shopping online or wasting time on Facebook. Whatever your excuse, you know that …

12 Unique 2017 Holiday Vegan Side Dish Ideas That You’ll Crave Long After Christmas

With the holiday season in full swing, I'm sure there are lots and lots of dinner parties in your future — whether they're ones you're invited to, or …

These three strategies can help you master any subject

I learned a lot in 2017. I learned about how the European Union works, because Britain decided to leave it. I learned what a social media-obsessed presidency looks like, and the distinctive outlines of a political party that picks power over principle. I learned that a Trump presidency can force a …

5 Countries Worth Traveling to for Their Food

Why travel for sightseeing when you can travel for food?<p>December 19, 2017<p>Traveling for food? Is that a thing? Of course! Yeah, we've heard about …

Build Your Menu With These Vegan Holiday Recipes Everyone Will Love

What are the holidays without copious amounts of homemade food on a table dressed in beautiful adornments? And with the many holiday parties you’ll …

Idaho lands nation's first International Dark Sky Reserve

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A giant chunk of central Idaho with a dazzling night sky has become the nation's first International Dark Sky Reserve.The …

Non-Toxic Homemade Dish Detergent for Hand Washing

These two easy recipes for <b></b><b>homemade dish detergent for hand washing</b> make enough washing up liquid for 16 sinks of dishes for around $2.75 and rate an …

Soy Meat Is Soy Yesterday: 5 New and Better Options

By Katie O'Reilly<p>Vegetarians, vegans and flexitarians are no longer satisfied with the soy-reliant faux meat of yesterday. Soybeans are almost always …

17 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Some are new, some are staff favorites, but all are terrific—and you’ll love at least one.<p>If Oddball Families Make You Smile<p><b>The People We Hate at the</b> …

How to Fall Asleep in Under a Minute

<i>Tech savvy</i>. <i>Culturally aware</i>. <i>Underemployed</i>. <i>Spiritual</i> but not <i>religious</i>.<p>These are all words and phrases that have come to be associated with the …

There’s a 'Secret Versailles' Right Outside Paris — and It's Amazing

Before King Louis XIV set the gold standard for decadent design, there was Vaux-le-Vicomte.<p>It’s hidden in plain sight, in Maincy, less than an hour …

7 Of The Best Hot Chocolates You’ll Ever Taste In Paris

Hot chocolate is just for kids, right? Not in Europe, it isn’t. Imagine a cup of luxurious molten hot chocolate before you, profoundly rich and …

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Paris 1 Like a Local: where to eat, play & stay in Paris center and Louvre area

<b>PARIS ARRONDISSEMENT GUIDE: 1st ARRONDISSEMENT IN PARIS</b><p>From the Place Vendome to the Ile de la Cité, the 1st arrondissement in Paris is <b>one of the</b> …

Richmond

Richmond restaurants and pubs<p>Insider's guide to Richmond<p>Find out why mummy blogger Elfa Wilmot loves this picture-postcard area of London, with its …

10 Ways to Wear Pantone's 2018 Color of the Year Right Now

Pantone's color of the year presents a unique flexing opportunity.<p>Every year, the masters of color at Pantone present a color of the year that sets trends for marketing, design, and style across industries and cultures. This year, the color is ultra violet—a bright, poppy shade of purple. Although …

What to Do in Berlin’s Charlottenburg Neighborhood

Although long known for its hipster edge, today's Berlin is starting to seem downright grown-up. Having lost most of its city center during World War …

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Where to Eat and Drink in Hong Kong’s Tsim Sha Tsui Neighborhood

Although Hong Kong's Central neighborhood has a reputation as the heart of the action in the city (in terms of nightlife, shopping, bars and …

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Your No-stress Guide to Planning an All-inclusive Honeymoon

With all the stress of planning a wedding, the honeymoon should be the fun part.<p>But with endless vacation options and choices to make no matter where …

5 Surprisingly Affordable — and Warm — Winter Escapes

Exotic vacations don’t need to be expensive.<p>Travelers who want to escape this winter can opt for a vacation a bit off the beaten path. Quicken found …

These Dreamy Overwater Bungalows in Jamaica Have Glass Floors and Huge Hammocks

With views like this, the only reason to leave your deck is to jump in with a snorkel.<p>Whether in the Maldives or the Caribbean, overwater …

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Why the Cheapest Flight May Be From a Small Airport Close to Home

Bigger isn’t always better — especially when it comes to airports.<p>While large hub airports, like Atlanta and Dallas–Fort Worth, have a greater …

Our 10 Best Vegetarian Pasta Recipes Because Giving Up Meat Has Never Been Easier

No meat, no problem<p>Whoever said that pasta needs meat has clearly never tasted spaghetti with mushrooms and ricotta cheese. Whether you're craving a …

The best places to eat, drink, and shop in Brussels

Going to Brussels always means a heavy to-do list, too many interesting museums, too many delicious treats, too much odd yet good beer awaits the …

17 Things About Visiting Paris No One Tells You

If you are planning a visit or becoming a resident of Paris, you will find everything you need in this charming city. The fashion capital of the …

12 Once-in-a-Lifetime Camping Sites

More than 700 miles of trails wind through Montana’s crystalline lakes, jagged mountain peaks, and ancient glaciers. Go now, before they vanish …

18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

96 Things to Do When You're Bored

Years ago when I was going through a hard time, my therapist recommended that I read Dr. Wayne W. Dyer’s <i>Your Erroneous Zones</i>. This book changed my …