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10 New England Small Towns Loaded With Charm

The old New England—that land of the stacked-stone field walls and little red-brick downtowns nestled in the hills or tucked in beside historic …

New England

16 Homemade Trail Mixes For Very Happy Snacking

After realizing how easy it is to make your own trail mix, you'll ditch the store-bought kind for good. Infinitely tastier and healthier, DIY trail mix allows you to precisely measure everything that goes into it and customize it to your preference. These trail mixes make for the perfect desk-side …

Healthy Eating

7 Best Cocktails to Drink While Cooking Weeknight Dinners

You can do better than cracking open a beer.<p>There’s something wonderfully therapeutic about cooking dinner after a long day. There’s something even …

7 Tricep Push-Up Variations That Will Build Massive Arms

Performing standard Push-Ups with your hands at shoulder-width will strengthen and build your chest, shoulder, triceps, core and abdomen muscles. But …

The 15-Minute Bodyweight Boot Camp Workout

By now you should know that you don't need equipment to get a great workout. There are seemingly endless possibilities when it comes to bodyweight …

Workouts

Man Builds $300 DIY Solar Furnace Out of Upcycled Soda Cans! | Homestead Guru

Utilities bills across the county and globe are skyrocketing, which costs people a significant portion of their monthly income. While some people cut …

10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …

Fantastic Fall Scents to Make Your Home Smell Good (That Aren't Candles!)

Candles can get expensive, and there can be a somewhat disturbing synthetic aroma that lingers in the air long after the it's been blown out. If …

Candles

Crazy Good Mini Cranberry Cheesecakes

No Bake Cranberry Orange Cheesecakes are perfect for any holiday gathering. Bright flavors of the Fall and Winter seasons meld together into terrific bites of bliss.<p>Here I go again with the mini desserts. I just can't help myself! There's something just SO elegant about rows of petite serving cups, …

7 Best Dumbbell Exercises to Explode Your Arm Muscles

Whether you want to bulk up or simply tone the arms, the right movements can make the difference. Some movements give muscles more definition and …

Workouts

Pumpkin Mousse

Sweetened with honey and whipped with coconut cream, this pumpkin mousse is a delicious and healthy holiday dessert! My favorite pumpkin dessert for …

Food

Top 120 Reasons To Jailbreak Your iPhone Or iPad On iOS 9

Apple may have released iOS 9.1 for public consumption, and subsequently stopped digitally signing the iOS 9.0.2 firmware, but that doesn’t …

Cheesecake Filled Pumpkin Bread Bars - Dinner, then Dessert

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.<p>Cream the cream cheese, 1 egg, 2 teaspoons vanilla and 1/2 cup sugar together until fully combined and smooth.<p>Spray a 9x9 …

Dessert

The Best Cardio Workout for Lifters | Men's Health

HICT is essentially a slow aerobic session, so your heart rate will never go above 150 beats per minute. You’ll do one explosive rep of a loaded exercise—like a stepup while wearing a weight vest—every few seconds. And you’ll continue to do that over and over again for 5 to 7 minutes …

This Is The #1 Mistake Parents Make When Arguing With Kids

How do you deal with out of control kids?The authors of the bestseller How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk have some great …

Self-help

The Only 4 Moves You Need to Sweat Your Ass Off in 15 Minutes | Women's Health

Exercise 1 Dumbbell Suitcase Deadlift<p>Hold a pair of dumbbells at your sides and stand with your feet hip-width apart, your knees slightly bent <b>(A)</b>. Keeping your chest lifted and the weights close to your body, push your hips back and lower until the dumbbells are at mid-shin level <b>(B)</b>. Pause, and …

Pumpkin Pie Cake

Pumpkin Pie Cake<p>Prep time<p>15 mins<p>Cook time<p>45 mins<p>Total time<p>1 hour<p>A favorite holiday staple turned into an easy and delicious cake! This Pumpkin Pie …

Pumpkin Scones

Buttery pumpkin spice scones are the perfect fall brunch pastry.

Afternoon Tea

DJI F330 FlameWheel QuadCopter Assembly — Copter documentation

DJI F330 FlameWheel QuadCopter Assembly¶<p>This article provides and overview of the DJI F330 FlameWheel QuadCopter, and instructions for how it may be …

10 Cocktails to Serve at Your Fall Wedding

When you're planning a fall wedding, every last detail counts. Everything from the barn venue to the pumpkin centerpieces to the leaf-shaped place cards help create that warm and cozy feeling that makes us love the fall. But one of my absolute favorite details -- and probably the most fun one to …

Ice Cream

Try Our 30-minute Fitness Program | Men's Health

Fair warning: These aren’t easy workouts (but they are fun). You will need to be dedicated and adhere exactly to the program. Those who “just want a new workout” need not apply. We are looking for people who want to make a change, and will follow through to make that happen.<p><b>To participate, you must</b> …

Masks

Festive Hat (With or Without Mask) <i>from</i> £4.49 GBP<p>Quick View<p>Fox Mask £4.49 GBP<p>Quick View<p>Skull £4.49 GBP<p>Quick View<p>Fox Half Mask £4.49 GBP<p>Quick …

9 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Running

<i>Photo: Pond5</i><p><i>By Jenna Autuori-Dedic for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>While all you technically need to do is lace up your sneakers to get started with your running routine (find out how to buy the perfect pair here), turns out there's way more need-to-know info. And who better to turn to for tips than some of …

Pumpkin Spice Caramels

Pumpkin Spice Caramels<p>Soft, chewy, buttery, and perfectly spiced, these Pumpkin Spice Caramels are impossible to resist.<p>Serves: 64 pieces<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

Dessert

6 Tested and Perfected Canned Pumpkin Recipes

It's pumpkin season! Orange cans of pumpkin purée are everywhere -- put this fall pantry staple to good use with these pumpkin-packed recipes the whole family will love.<p><b>1. Pumpkin Scones with Spiced Pumpkin Glaze</b><p>Perfect for a fall morning with a cup of coffee, these golden-orange scones are packed …

White Chocolate Pumpkin Pie Spice Caramel Corn

It’s officially fall! Yay! It’s about time right? It seemed like summer would never end. Fall just screams sweaters, boots, trips to the pumpkin …

13 Mushroom Recipes for Meatless Mondays - Chowhound

Whether you’re a card-carrying vegetarian, an advocate for eating more conscientiously, or just have a solid appreciation for foods that grow out of …

Cooking

Toffee apple crumble (aka caramel apple crisp)

What could be better than toffee apples at this time of year? Why toffee apple crumble of course!The filling is made with crisp Bramley apples and …

Dessert