Kevin Ruscher

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The Most Beautiful Place to Visit in Every Country in Southeast Asia

The two months I spent in Southeast Asia while backpacking were a little overwhelming, because there was just so much to look at, all the time. When …

The Most Beautiful Places in Florida You Never Knew Existed

If you well up a little bit every time you hear "Seminole Wind," you’re definitely a Floridian. While our misrepresented, misunderstood state is …

Florida

The World's Most Epic Day Hikes

Adventure<p>These tremendous treks don't require an overnight bag.<p>Every trail offers a fresh adventure, whether you meander along a river, through a forest, or into a valley. With these 10 treks from around the globe, you'll take in views of gorgeous landscapes, challenge your abilities, and see a new …

National Parks

13 things parents who raise mentally strong kids refuse to do

In fact, it's quite the opposite. Mental strength is what helps kids bounce back from setbacks and it gives them the strength to keep going, even when they're plagued with self-doubt. A strong mental muscle is the key to helping kids reach their greatest potential in life.<p>But raising a mentally …

10​ ​Surreal​ ​Places​ ​in​ ​California​ ​You​ ​Should​ ​Travel​ ​to​ ​Immediately

The golden state of California is deeply admired by many and for good reason. With all the stunning and breathtakingly beautiful sights to see and …

Ditch the Monthly Gym Fees — Get Fit With These 5 YouTube Channels

It’s Monday night, and the siren song of your comfy couch and that “Game of Thrones” you recorded has you skipping the gym. Again. What’s it been now …

National Parks Road Trip of a Lifetime

The greatest road on earth<p>Here’s something we can all agree on: This country deserves to have its very best places protected and enjoyed. That’s what …

Epic Trails Across the Globe

Adventure<p>Tired of the same old trails? Go outside your comfort-zone (and, perhaps, your country) to one of these inspiring destinations.

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13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

Don’t forget your camera!<p>Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week—who are we to limit you) staring …

The Prettiest Fall Train Trip in the U.S. Starts at Just $53

This is the best (and most affordable!) way to take in the autumn foliage.<p>The arrival of autumn is just around the corner, which means now is the perfect time to plan a leaf peeping trip. While you could venture through the Adirondack Mountains — one of the country's most scenic places to take in …

New York State

The 30 Most Scenic Hiking Trails in the U.S. So You Can Get That Instagram

Here's a riddle: If a bunch of friends go on an epically scenic hike and don't Instagram it, did it really happen? OK, trick question. It doesn't …

Hiking

10 Of The Most Incredible Natural Wonders You Never Knew Existed

Regardless of where you live and what you do, there are certain magical places in the world that everyone knows. Mount Everest. The Grand Canyon. …

Is your Child Really Sick? 6 Signs Your Kid Could Be Faking It (and How to Tell!)

As a pediatrician and a father, I’ve perfected some easy ways to tell whether your groaner has a flair for the dramatic or genuinely doesn’t feel well.<p>The movie <i>Ferris Bueller’s Day Off</i>—an iconic comedy that taught a generation how to steal someone else’s lunch reservation and commandeer a parade f …

What Are the Best Settings for Drone Photography?

In this article, I'm going to go through the settings I use to get the best results from my drone photography. These settings can be applied to all …

Teriyaki Steak Roll-ups Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Personalization

Is your child being bullied? Here’s how to help.

By Lev Novak<p>As an after-school teacher for three years, I’ve had a lot of opportunities to watch how bullies operate. And because the time I’ve spent with kids has been more focused on socializing than academics, I’ve been able to help those who are being bullied come up with strategies and find …

These are the best family-friendly hotels in the US

Between long, cramped flights and that judgmental look you often get from other airline passengers, traveling with kids can be tough. And while there are certainly a number of hotels geared toward adult-friendly vacations, it’s a bit harder to find ones that welcome children with open arms.<p>Luckily, …

Pixar offers free online lessons in storytelling via Khan Academy

There are few organizations in the world that can claim more expertise when it comes to storytelling than Pixar . The Disney-owned animation studio is known for its ability to consistently create world-class movies with gripping narrative alongside stunning visuals. Now, Pixar is helping others …

10 Tips For Worry–Free Travel in Japan – Japan Info

Travelling in a foreign country may be rather challenging, especially if you do not speak its language. How to prepare for your trip in Japan and …

Why You’ll Want to See a Baseball Game at Tokyo Dome, Even If You Aren’t a Baseball Fan! – Japan Info

If you were traveling to Japan, what would be on your list of things to experience? Today I would like to recommend adding a live baseball game at …

Tales from the bar - a tour of London's 'great pubs'

<b>Giant oak wine barrels sit above the bar of the Cittie of Yorke in Holborn - which is more reminiscent of a great hall in a Tudor mansion than than a traditional pub.</b><p>The jury is out as to whether or not the massive casks were ever used as genuine storage vessels - or simply part of the inn's Tudor …

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The 11 Items Expert Survivalists Always Have on Hand

When you’re living off the grid, your chances of staying alive are only as good as your instincts—and the gear you have on you. Here are 11 items …

Best Hiking Trails in Japan, Ranked by Difficulty

Japan is like a dream-come-true for hiking and mountaineering enthusiasts. Whether you’re looking for a casual day trip, or a mountain-scaling …

Your Embarrassing Cleaning Questions, Answered

Keeping your home clean can often be more than you bargained for. Sometimes the cat pees on the rug, you find roaches in your kitchen, or your shower …

17 Trips to Take Before Your Kids Are All Grown Up

They grow up so fast—so make sure each summer off really counts. These family vacation ideas, from touring Washington, D.C. to going on a safari in Botswana, appeal to both kids and adults—and create vivid memories long after the kids leave the house.<p>Walk along the Great Wall of China.<p>See the …

A Data Scientist Has Mapped The Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary!<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

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Parents Home

• Pinterest<p>Are your kids pumped for the Summer Olympics? Take advantage of all that energy and bring a little bit of Rio to your backyard with these fun games.<p>The Curvy Wet Balance Beam<p>Lay the garden hose in the grass in any creative, curvy shapes and patterns you want and see if kids can walk on the …

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The 27 Greatest Action Movies You Should Watch Right Now on Netflix

Whenever you feel the need for speed -- or say, the need to see a gladiator fighting a tiger -- Netflix has got your back.<p>We rounded up the best action movies available to stream now, put them in a room and sat back while they duked it out with samurai swords, bows-and-arrows and baseball bats.<p>The …