Linda Trumm

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10 Incredible Trees You Can Still Visit, Now That Pioneer Cabin Is No More

The famed tunnel tree is no more, but there are more arboreal wonders to see in the world.<p>On January 8, the famed Pioneer Cabin tree, a giant sequoia …

National Parks

Eight of the Biggest Takeaways From President Obama's Farewell Address

In an expansive and emotional farewell address in Chicago on Tuesday, President Barack Obama revisited the achievements and challenges of his eight years in office, outlined what he sees as the greatest threats to our democracy and both paid tribute to his supporters and colleagues, while urging …

Michelle Obama

You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane 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 …

National Parks

12 East Coast Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings You Need to See

Here's where to get your dose of FLW on the Eastern seaboard<p>This June 8 marks the 150th anniversary of celebrated American architect Frank Lloyd Wright's birth in 1867. His work revolutionized the American approach to living and function, as he steadily embraced change and experimented with new …

10 Ways to Make (and Keep) Friendships as an Adult

Source: Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock<p>When it comes to relationships, romance often grabs the spotlight. A simple glance in the self-help aisle …

Mental Health

To Get Happier, Focus on What Makes You Miserable

About 20 years ago, Randy J. Paterson, a clinical psychologist and currently the director of the Changeways Clinic in Vancouver, wasn’t having much …

15+ Rare Photos Of Victorians Proving They Weren’t As Serious As You Thought

If you've ever looked at pictures from the Victorian era then you've probably noticed that nobody is smiling. Everybody looks so serious that it …

Eckhart Tolle's 15 Mindfulness Ways To Find Peace and Happiness In Your Life

Eckhart Tolle born on 16th February 1948 is a German-born resident of Canadian writer. He is popularly known for his book <b>“The power of now.”</b> …

Where to learn critical life-changing skills

Many Library of Congress texts are now available online. Xiquinho Silva / Flickr<p>We tend to think of learning a new skill or "going back to school" as something you'd do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your current one.<p>But lifelong learning has incredible benefits, both personal …

Learning

The 5 Types of Procrastinator: Which Are You?

A more specific diagnosis can lead to a more effective cure.<p>If your head hurts, it's helpful to know whether you have a hangover, a migraine, a sinus infection, or a brain tumor before you start treatment. A couple of aspirin and a Gatorade won't do much for cancer and a decongestant isn't going to …

Procrastination

Top 20 Macro Photos on 500px So Far This Year

At the end of every year we do a “Best of *inset year here*” series, in which we count down the top 10 most popular photos in every single category. …

The 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest (15 Highlights)

National Geographic invites photographers to submit photos for the opportunity to be named the 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Motivation

Alpine Heights Knit Cowl

Learn how to make this easy fair isle cowl using leftover yarn scraps in this straightforward tutorial!<p>212<p>1957

Crafting

7 things people with anxiety want their loved ones to know

I have anxiety, and I believe I can speak for everyone with anxiety when I say this: it’s gotta be hard to be close to us. But there are seven things …

7 Quality Stocks That Don’t Pay a Dividend (PCLN,BIIB,FB,GOOGL) | Investopedia

Many wise investors believe that dividends are the key to long-term investing success. Warren Buffett certainly fits into that category. He doesn’t …

How Technology Will Transform Retirement

Get ready for a new array of devices and services that will make it easier to work, stay healthy, live at home and remain connected to friends and family<p>For the next generation of retirees, the question that will trump all others will be a simple one: How do you add life to longer lives?<p>As people …

Retirement

The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous

Its faith-based 12-step program dominates treatment in the United States. But researchers have debunked central tenets of AA doctrine and found dozens of other treatments more effective.<p>J.G. is a lawyer in his early 30s. He’s a fast talker and has the lean, sinewy build of a distance runner. His …

Drug Addiction

5 Pieces Of Garbage You Should Throw Out Of Your Life

It seems like everyone is in a race to be the best — the best parent, the best spouse, the best neighbor, the best PTA president. To become the best, …

Self-confidence

The Ultimate Guide to Personal Productivity Methods

The right productivity method can make a <i>huge</i> difference in your work. A friction-less workflow can take you from feeling overwhelmed, unfocused, and …

Productivity

Beautifully Endless Looping GIFs Created by a Legally Blind Artist

Native American artist George Redhawk creates eerily beautiful gifs even though he's legally blind. With help from computer software, the designer utilizes the art of gif-making to show others how he sees the world as a man who suddenly lost his sight. “It's an artistic expression of the confusion …

Art

Free Tutorial on How to Make a Jump Ring Bracelet with Pearl Dangles

I believe that you are very familiar with jump rings in jewelry making. Jewelry makers have created many jump ring bracelet patterns, but today I …

Jewelry

The Renovation Dilemma: What to Fix If You're Selling

It's always a Sisyphean task to set a budget for a renovation -- or at the very least an ever-moving target -- but if you're planning to put your home on the market, you'll have a way different set of calculations than a starry-eyed new homeowner.<p>Before you embark on a gut of your circa-1990 …

Cultivating Happiness In Your Life

There are many people in the world with amazing, magical qualities. I have my own, very special magical gift. I can, for a seemingly endless amount of time, re-play a bad experience over and over in my head . . .<p><b>I Gotta Grudge</b><p>It's almost like a loop tape, screening the same bad memory. Repeatedly. …

Happiness

4 renovations that could decrease your home’s value

Thinking of getting rid of a bedroom to expand another? Make your choice carefully.<p>Removing a bedroom is one of those home-improvement blunders that …

Real Estate

How To Work Smarter, Not Longer, And Relish The Slow Life

Less is more — it works in fashion, cooking, and at the workplace? Indeed, says Bill Powers, a senior fellow at the World Policy Institute who decided to chop his work-week by more than half and opted for a small New York City apartment with minimal wares to test out the “slow life.”<p>After spending …

New York City

15 Things To Start A Better Life With

It is obvious that to change your life, you need to do something. However, many people simply don't know where to start. Here are 15 tips on how to …

Happiness

The two words that stop most people from getting what they want in life

These two words can trigger feelings of fear, failure, insecurity and ultimately stop you from having what you want.<p>Words have the power to inspire …

Free E-book: Learn From the Masters of Street Photography

Dear streettogs,I am excited to announce my new free “open-source” e-book: “<b>Learn From the Masters of Street Photography</b>.” This book is a compilation …

Street Photography

43 Walking Tours We Love Around the World

Our favorite walking tours in some of the biggest cities around the world.<p>There's no better way to explore a new city than on foot, where you can …

European Travel