patrickinpdx

151 Flips | 11 Magazines | 37 Likes | 8 Following | 2 Followers | @patrickinpdx | Keep up with patrickinpdx on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “patrickinpdx”

The Only Two Vanguard Index Funds You Need for Retirement

Investing doesn't need to be complicated or expensive. Build a dirt-cheap portfolio that can last a lifetime with just one stock ETF and one bond ETF.<p>…

Investing

Do You Have a Money Field Manual?

We have two Master documents that outline our finances – Net Worth Spreadsheet and the Money Field Manual.<p>The Net Worth Spreadsheet is a Microsoft …

Retirement

Panerai Introduces New Entry-Level Dive Watches with In-House Movements

This week, the Palexpo facility in Geneva, Switzerland, will become the center of the watch world for the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, …

Watches

Cast-Iron Skillet Pizza, Where Have You Been All Our Lives?

Thanks to a store-bought dough and a screaming-hot cast-iron skillet, weeknight pizza just got a whole lot better.<p>What if we told you there existed a pizza recipe that was so easy, so fast, and so insanely delicious it would change your life? It's true! It'll <i>at least</i> change your weeknight-cooking …

The Winter Survival Skill Every Outdoorsman Should Know: How to Build a Snow Shelter

It is the stuff of nightmares for outdoor adventurers. A quick, one-day ski tour turns up a storm and there is no chance of getting out before …

5 ways to do something epic, or at least memorable, in Idaho’s great outdoors this year

This is Idaho and it’s 2018. What are you going to do to make this year special? We asked several of our contributors to offer their suggestions …

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Job Interviews

Our Best Food and Drink Stories of the Year

<i>365 days is a lot of time to seek out stories on adventure, gear and everything in between. Here’s a look back at the best stories our food and drink</i> …

Craft Beer

Here’s where to find some Nordic bliss this winter

Cross-country skiers in Southwest Idaho have a vast array of areas to explore from backcountry trails to more popular spots.<p>OUTSIDE COMFORT ZONE<p>Bull …

The 25 Best Coffee Shops in America

An Espresso-Fueled Travel Guide<p>“Coffee is a lot more than just a drink,” Gertrude Stein said. “It’s something happening.” You don’t just chug a …

Coffee

Stylish Man, Stylish Woman

For a strong dose of sartorial inspiration, look no further. These Instagram accounts show off the strong personal aesthetics of Olivier Zahm and …

Alexa Chung

Trump appears to be on a collision course with China

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In speaking on the telephone with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen and lashing out at China on Twitter over the weekend, President-elect Donald Trump did more than bewilder leaders in Beijing and the White House.<p>He made clear that he's serious about his vows to wring a new deal …

China

10 Incredible Driving Roads You’ve Never Heard Of

Few countries in the world can claim the geographical accolades that the United States can. We are a country flanked by the two largest oceans in the …

Hiking

What Does Your Coffee Taste Like?

The sophistication of your daily dose of caffeine, according to Jonathan Withers, is vastly underestimated. “Coffee is such a complex piece of fruit …

Coffee

Steelhead Biology for Anglers

<i>Nick can catch ’em too.</i>To outsmart any quarry, you must first understand it, and steelhead are arguably one of the least understood, and thus …

Fishing

The Power Breakfast You Can Make Ahead of Time

At the beginning of the 20th century, a Swiss physician named Maximilian Bircher-Benner devised a breakfast for hospital patients made with apples, …

Breakfast

Essential Gear For an Overland Adventure

<i>Last Updated March, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>“It’s not about the …

Camping

Ask a Local: An Insider's Guide to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

What to do, where to go, and what to eat (and drink) in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma—according to Elena Hughes of Elemental Coffee, a local in-the-know.<p><i>This is Spilling the Beans, where plugged-in baristas give us the lowdown on where to go, what to do, and what to eat (and drink) in their …

IPAs for People Who *Think* They Hate Them

Think you really hate IPAs? We guarantee we've got one you'll actually like.<p><i>This is Foaming at the Mouth, Joshua M. Bernstein’s hopped-up adventures in the ever-expanding universe of beer. And yes, he would like another round, please.</i><p>Everyone loves IPAs, right? That was my theory when I started …

Holy Bento Box! These Kids Have the Best Lunches

Bento boxes with dried mango, arugula-ham wraps, salami snacks, and Moroccan meatballs—Restaurateur Andrew Tarlow's kids have school lunches we'd gladly trade our cubicle salads for.<p><i>There's a pleasant whiff of Elmer's glue and hand sanitizer in the air, because it's back to school week at</i> …

You’re 8 Tools Away from a Better Home-Cooked Steak

For all the fanfare we tend to give meat, cooking it need not be a hefty production. The quality of your meal is more often than not a product of …

Cast Iron Skillet

A Drinker’s Guide to 9 of the Rarest Beers in the World

From Issue One of the <i>Gear Patrol</i> Magazine.<p>Named for legendary Belgian cyclist Eddy Merckx, The Cannibal is New York’s only first-rate purveyor of …

Ask a Local: An Insider's Guide to Anchorage, Alaska

What to do, where to go, and what to eat (and drink) in Anchorage, Alaska—according to Ian Doumit of SteamDot Coffee, a local in-the-know.<p><i>This is Spilling the Beans, where plugged-in baristas give us the lowdown on where to go, what to do, and what to eat (and drink) in their hometown.</i><p><b>Ian Doumit</b> …

25 Ways To Kill The Toxic Ego That Will Ruin Your Life

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/2974twB<p>The artist Marina Abramović has said that the moment we begin to believe in our own …

takablotaro:

iqfashion:

Threat of Terror a Real but Unspoken Concern at 2016 Tour de France

Tour de France organizers and French authorities take unprecedented measures to keep fans and racers safe<p>If a goal of terrorism is to plant doubt and fear in the minds of people as they go about their lives, then in some respects the enemy can claim a small success. At this year’s Tour de France, …

20 S’mores Recipes for Your Next Glamping Trip

Since glamping is probably (read: definitely) here to stay, you need as much advice as possible in order to become a professional glamper. You’ve got your glamping essentials down and you already know how to decorate a tent — now all you need are plenty of s’mores to round out your glamorous …