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Top 9 Healthiest Foods In The World

Top 9 of the healthiest foods in the world, try to include these foods in your diet to improve your health and stay in shape.<p><b>1.Sprouts</b><p>Sprouts may …

Nutrition

12 Ways the #KonMari Method Will Transform the Way You Organize Your Home

Just when you thought your spring cleaning was done and over, Marie Kondo, aka KonMari, is here to make you rethink your whole approach to tidying your home. A <i>New York Times</i> best-selling author, Marie has written a book that promises to transform your home. <i>The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up</i> is …

People around the world are obsessed with this household decluttering method

If you haven't heard of Marie Kondo by now, you've been living under a rock — or at least a very large pile of things you should throw away.<p>Kondo is a Japanese lifestyle celebrity known for helping people decrease clutter and straighten up their homes for good. Her book — "The Life-Changing Magic …

Minimalism

What Are Your Favorite Last Lines In Literature?

Aaaaannnd time to start this book again from the beginning.

Literature

I went camping for the first time in Airstream's tiny new luxury trailer

I had to go outside while my wife cooked breakfast. She said she needed room to work.<p>We were living in a 16-foot-long Airstream Nest. From the hitch to the back door, our temporary trailer home was only as long as the SUV we'd towed it with.<p>One end of the Nest was taken up with a roughly …

RVs

Your RVing Home Base

Home may be where your RV is, but full-timers still need a legal address. While your home is pretty much where you say it is, it's always a good idea …

RVs

9 Chilling Psychological Thrillers To Add To Your Reading List Now

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Books

A Series of Vintage Photos Documented a Day in the Life of a 1940s Housewife

In 1941, <i>LIFE</i> magazine sent photographer William C. Shrout to document the lives of one of the biggest single demographics in the U.S: the 30 million …

Vintage

History buffs will love this site that maps the oldest building in every U.S. state

We report so much on the bleeding edge of all things tech, but there’s another story on the far opposite side of that world that’s just as …

Rhode Island

The One Hot Drink You Should Have Every Night Before Bed For Better Sleep

Relaxing with a hot drink before bed is always a great idea if you’re looking to unwind and promote better sleep — unless it’s a double espresso, …

English Breakfast Blend No. 2 Tea - Loose Leaf

The English Breakfast Blend No. 2 blend from English Tea Store is a perfect breakfast tea with good body and full tea flavour notes. A larger leaf …

State of the Puer Union – Fall 2016

Reflections on 2016 Autumn Puer TeaThe last leaves have been plucked and another autumn has come to a close. This fall lead to some further …

Tea

The Most Exquisite & Expensive Teas in the World

When was the last time you had a steaming cup of tea that left you feeling fresh, rehydrated and with a better appreciation for fine teas? A lightly …

Tea

The purest form of gastronomy is Tea

(This is an improved translation of an article I published in French a few days ago.) The way we practice skilled tea is gastronomy in its purest …

Excellent Everyday Drinker Puerh: 2003 Teamasters “Private Label Spring Puerh From Private Factory”

This tea came in a free unsolicited package of samples from Stephane of Teamasters’ Blog. I did something I rarely do and, on a whim, in my office I …

Drinking Aged Puerh, Drinking Memories

When we drink aged puerh we are imbibing not only the teabut all the memories associated with it. Puerh tea is an aged tea. Our experience with it …

“Mid 60s Raw Wild Loose Puerh” from Teamasters and Advice on Brewing Very Aged Puerh

Shortly after my beloved Yixing pot broke I looked for something to console myself. Surely some old aged puerh will bring up my spirits. I pulled out …

The good morning Oolong

When you have a large selection of teas in your collection, it's always a challenge to decide which tea to brew. This week, I had a top mountain …

My tips to enjoy the best teas of the world on a budget

A few days ago, I had tea at the Lin Gardens with a tea enthusiast who has purchased 6 aged '7542' puerh cakes from the late 1980s for roughly 70,000 …

The pitfalls of discussing puerh prices

Top of the tong green mark puerh from the early 1990sEarly 1990s green mark raw puerhIf you've studied economics or business strategy, you'll know …

8 Literary Podcasts To Subscribe To If You Want To Join A Book Club Without Leaving Your Home

There are those who read, and those who love to chat about what they read. For the latter demographic, it can be tough when it feels like you're the …

Books

Tandoori chicken tikka recipe

Mix together the ginger, garlic and chilli until you have a smooth paste.<p>In a small bowl, mix the yoghurt with the gram flour until smooth. Stir in the ginger paste, chilli powder, paprika, coriander, garam masala, cinnamon, saffron and salt to taste. Stir well.<p>Tip in the chicken and mix well. …

Recipes

Green Tea vs Black Tea: Which One Is Healthier?

Tea is beloved by people all over the world.<p>Both green and black tea are made from the leaves of the <i>Camellia sinensis</i> plant (1).<p>The key difference …

The One Place You're Not Buying Your Bedding (But Should Be)

A good mattress is half the battle when it comes to getting a blissful night of beauty sleep. What really makes the world of difference for a …

Home Decorating

American Experience

CCC Camps in the U.S. in 1933<p>The map pictured below shows details of the number of CCC camps in each state as of August 1933, when the program had …

National Parks

Minimalist House / 85 Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> On the morning of the end of 2017, I suddenly received a phone call from a Vietnamese girl in Australia. …

Architecture

Tour an Exceptionally Zen, 650-Square-Foot Home

Melanie Burstin's serene LA escape will even convince maximalists to go minimal.<p>Unfamiliar night noises, lonesome <i>Bachelor</i> binge watching, and …

Dining Rooms

9 Real Struggles Only Wine Drinkers Knows To Be True

What is life without a little bit of wine? If you're 21 or over, then you may have sipped a few different flavors by now and understand the beauty of …

Wine

Your 7 chakras, explained—plus how to tell if they’re blocked

Odds are, if you’ve attended a yoga class, group meditation, or indulged in an hourlong reiki session, your instructor or practitioner most likely …

Spirituality

10 Best Yoga Poses for Fast Weight Loss & Flat Stomach

If you’re like anything like me, your conversations revolve around "Nothing works!", "I need to lose weight.", or "I want to lose weight – badly!" I have tried myriad forms of diets, traipsed through bountiful videos, and buried my head under never-ending listicles. Guess what? None of them worked, …

Yoga