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Weeknight Skillet Lasagna Recipes So Easy and Delicious You'll Make Them Again and Again

Don’t know what to cook tonight? This. Do this.<p>There’s a lot to love about your skillet. Whether frying up some country ham in the morning or baking …

People Who Eat This Fruit Are Up to 60% Less Likely to Lose Their Sight to Macular Degeneration

Juicy.<p>Include oranges as a regular part of your diet, and your chances of developing macular degeneration – a particularly nasty form of sight loss – …

Nutrition

Pop-top camper van fits in your garage and sleeps a family

A camper and a daily driver in one<p>If there’s one thing the U.S. camper market is missing, it’s a compact camper that fits in your garage, can function as a daily driver, and still sleep a family for short weekend camping trips. We need a modern-day Volkswagen Westphalia or possibly for Volkswagen …

5 Carbs You Can Eat All You Want Without Gaining Weight, According To Nutritionists

When most people talk about carbs — as in, complain about how carbs make them gain weight — they’re usually talking about sugary refined carbs like …

Budget-conscious camper gets you van life for $60K

Price includes both a new van and the conversion<p>The current popularity of camper vans can’t be overstated. There are months-long waiting lists for popular models like the 4x4 Mercedes Sprinter, and new van conversion companies popping up every week. But two factors make fancy adventure vans out of …

RVs

On a fixed income? Here are the best places in every state to live in retirement

Personal finance website GoBankingRates.com compiled a list of the best place in each U.S. state for retired workers to live. According to the website, the average Social Security benefit for retirees in 2017 was $1,369 a month, which adds up to $16,428 in annual benefits for single people and …

Retirement

Get Rid of Bug Splatters

When you drive a long enough distance you’re going to end up with bug splatters on the front of your car. This is especially true after long road …

Cook On the Go With This Suitcase That Folds Out Into a Functioning Kitchen

Now you can travel with everything but the kitchen sink. An Italian luggage company has created suitcases that fold out into fully functional …

Here’s where each National Park is located in every state

Building a road trip around visiting America’s National Parks is a dream for many, but the logistics of such an endeavor can be quite intimidating. …

Which States Have Tax Breaks for Retirees?

Out of all 41 states with personal income taxes, 37 states have some type of exemption for retirement income. However, each state has a different mix …

15 Scenic Places To Camp Along Lake Michigan

There are many scenic parks where you can camp along Lake Michigan. They don’t have luxurious full hookup sites with lots of amenities but the rates …

Why You Should Always Use a Sleeping Bag Liner

The sleeping bag liner is one of the most underrated pieces of gear. Most hikers don’t even bother adding this extra layer to their sleep system, but a good liner provides added insulation and warmth to your bag while creating a barrier between your dirty body and the difficult to clean synthetic …

12 Ways to Get Rid of Weeds Without Using Roundup

10. Soap<p>The oil in soap naturally breaks down the surface of waxy or hairy weed leaves. Adding a few drops of liquid dish detergent to vinegar or …

How Much Protein Is Actually in Those Ancient Grains You Love?

If you’re on the grain train, then you’re probably very familiar with quinoa and its high protein content: roughly eight grams of it per one cooked cup, to be precise. (Okay, technically quinoa is a psuedograin, like a seed, but we cook and consume it like a grain). But it’s definitely not the only …

How to grow your own veg: a beginner’s guide

<b>Where do I start?</b><p>First, write down which fruit, veg and herbs you love to eat, then cross off those less likely to crop in the UK (bananas and avocados, say). If space is at a premium, don’t grow inexpensive staples such as jacket spuds, peas or onions. Instead, go for favourites that don’t store …

Gardening

Bad nutrition advice dietitians want you to forget

Thinking about juicing, cutting carbs or giving up fruit in a quest to lose weight? Think again.<p>How many times have you read that you need to eat clean, start juicing or only eat foods that have a specific number of ingredients? The advice may be compelling, and even sound science-y, but in the age …

Nutrition

The Best Dog Breed For You, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

There is an abundance of dog breeds making this world beautiful. And while all breeds are deserving of loving homes, a single person can't properly …

Blue Zones Project - Hawaii

Join Blue Zones Project - Kapolei-‘Ewa for our Community Kickoff Event titled "Kupuwai | Cultivating Healthy Communities," on Saturday, June 16. …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie Recipes You Should Try To Lose 5 Pounds Fast

Maybe you don’t always want to sit down to a cooked meal — especially at breakfast time when you’re already rushing around and trying to get out the …

The Best Time of Day to Drink Coffee, According to Science

To get full health benefits and optimum buzz, don't drink your first cup first thing in the morning.<p>As anyone who's been reading this column knows, there's substantial scientific evidence that coffee is incredibly good for your health and extends your life. According to a meta-analysis of 127 …

8 Life Lessons From 8 Good Books That Everyone Should Read

These inspirational books can change your life if you let them.<p>Humans are adaptation machines. We are literally designed to adapt to our environment and the stresses that it places on us (both physical and mental). Learning is the act of taking conscious control of this process, and books are the …

Self-improvement

4 countries where you can live on just $1000 a month

There are many reasons why you might be thinking about taking the plunge, uprooting your life, and moving abroad. Perhaps you're looking to find an exotic retirement paradise where you can make the most of no longer having to spend so much of your time going to work. It could be that you're moving …

Mexico

Why Sardines (Yes, Sardines) Are Basically the Perfect Protein

In the world of fish, it’s salmon, tuna, and tilapia that top the list while sardines get short shrift. That’s a mistake.<p>“They are pretty much …

50 Easy Mediterranean Diet Recipes and Meal Ideas

Consider this your Mediterranean diet menu: These lunch and dinner ideas make following the Mediterranean diet easier (and tastier) than ever.<p>The …

16 Tweets That Will Make All Introverts Say 'Me'

Nailed it. 😂<p>If you’re an introvert, you likely value your alone time. You think before you speak. You’d much rather socialize one-on-one than in a group. A phone call is probably your worst nightmare. But most of all, you are silently strong.<p>It can be tough to prefer to be alone in a world that …

Personality

Doable, Affordable Ideas to Steal for Your First Apartment

Your first place, your first space...ok so it's not the Taj Mahal, but with a few easy fixes it can be your own pièce de résistance. See below for a …

Taj Mahal

The Best Way to Fry an Egg Every Time

Eggs are one of those rare foods that are appropriate at every meal and on almost every diet, from Keto to Paleo and Whole30 to vegetarianism. With all nine essential amino acids and seven grams of protein, making them one of the best sources available, eggs are an essential part of most people’s …

5 steps to creating an uncluttered home

Step into an uncluttered home and the first thing you notice is the calm, tranquil atmosphere.Even if you're not a natural minimalist, the careful …

21 Ways to Use Cottage Cheese You Probably Haven’t Thought Of

<i>This article is sponsored by Daisy Cottage Cheese.</i><p>Sure, cottage cheese doesn't usually make an appearance on cheese boards or get featured in wine …