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6 Moisturizing Hair Mask

Knit hats, dry heat, and bitterly cold temperatures all conspire to ruin your hair. I swear by a good hair mask and use one religiously (my go-to is this one by Living Proof) once a week or more. But I've tried a ton of others over the past few weeks and was pleasantly surprised by them all. Let's …

IBM Engineer Quits His Job to Travel the World as an Instagram-Famous Photographer

If you had the chance to quit your job and pursue your passion, would you do it? Engineer-turned-photographer Eelco Roos seized the opportunity to follow his dream, and hasn't looked back since. The Dutch creative used to work as an IT specialist at IBM Amsterdam for 10 years, but increasing …

Photography

7 secular pilgrimages that could change your life | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Pilgrimages aren't only for the religious.<p>They can be fun and inspiring, challenging yet rewarding and don't necessarily involve prayer.<p>The best ones, however, do involve a bit of a trek.<p>Even if don't "find yourself" along the way, you'll definitely find something to tell your friends about …

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

25 Modern Bathroom Ideas to Create a Clean Look

Since the bathroom is often thought of as one of the most valuable rooms in your home, it’s only natural to want to think long and hard about how to …

Interior Design

10 Amazing Adventures You Need to Do on Your Next European Vacation

When you think of a European vacation, you're probably picturing museums, cafes, and tours through the cities. Don't get us wrong, that side of Europe is amazing, but the continent is also home to some incredible outdoors locations waiting to be explored.<p>Photo: Linny Le<p>When you think of a European …

National Parks

26 unbelievable aerial photos of Earth

Have you ever wondered what the planet looks like from above? What it would be like to get a bird’s eye view of sprawling cities, stunning landscapes …

North Pole

30 Places To See Before You're 30

Seeing the world is a surefire way to enrich your life and learn, and some destinations are best visited while in your twenties. Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>Seeing the world is a surefire way to enrich your life …

Costa Rica

10 Brutally Obvious Signs You’re In A Relationship With A Sociopath

By Donna Anderson,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1XbGFte<p>We all want to be loved, don’t we?<p>Well, no. There are people in the world who don’t care …

Couple who quit jobs to travel the world end up scrubbing toilets for pay

The viral web is teeming with stories of people who have ditched dull corporate gigs to travel the world and "chase their dreams" — so many of them, …

The 10 best tourist attractions in the world, according to Lonely Planet

The travel guide publisher just released its Ultimate Travel List, a bucket list of destinations assembled by its globetrotting team of travel writers and tourism experts.<p>Here are the 10 best tourist attractions in the world, according to Lonely Planet.

8 Ways to Get Great Abs—Without Crunches

Not only can you do crunches everyday for years without seeing any dramatic results, but you can also cause neck and back strain, fitness experts …

7 Super Healthy Foods and Superfoods You May Not Know About

<b>1. Homemade Bone Broth</b><p>Homemade bone broth is as "staple" as it gets if you want to eat healthier. It's also a really cost effective way to improve …

Shrimp Recipes for Any Occasion

Canned and fresh tomatoes combine in a flavorful pasta dish. After browning garlic and simmering diced tomatoes, add cherry tomatoes to the sauce and cook for 15 minutes. Add sauteed shrimp and cooked pasta for a one-course dinner.

The 20 Most Dangerous Hikes

Granola Optional, Guts Required<p>Talk to most mountaineers, trail runners, or mountain bikers, and they’ll tell you that hiking is the weak sibling of adventurous outdoor sports. A little too slow, a little too granola, not enough adrenaline.<p>But some of the most dangerous adventures in the world …

The 7 Bags All The It Girls Are Carrying Now

These are the new bags to covet.<p>There's always a handbag women around the world (who aren't morally against dropping $2,500 on a trend piece) have to have. In 2011 it was the Celine Luggage Tote, in 2000 it was the Fendi Baguette. This season, as evidenced by the amount of street style photographs …

Ralph Lauren

Dukan Diet - Lose Weight Quickly and Keep It Off Forever - New French Diet

Do you want to lose 20 pounds or more quickly? If you haven't tried the Dukan Diet, keep reading this article. Created by a French doctor Pierre …

25 Foods That Banish Bloating

From the editors of RedbookMag.com, add these staples to your diet for a flatter tummy.<p><b>1. Bananas</b> They may feel heavy, but bananas do not make you gain weight. Quite the opposite: They're loaded with filling fiber and potassium, which helps relieve water retention.<p><b>2. Cantaloupe</b> This orange melon is …

20 Legendary Day Hikes in the National Parks

Adventure<p>The greatest hikes in U.S. national parks aren't necessarily the longest. Here are 20 treks that get hikers into the best a park has to offer in just a day.

Yellowstone National Park

Is Algae The Next Sustainable Biofuel?

<i>This article was originally published in December 2013 on the Energy Realities blog.</i><p>Algae have all the right ingredients for turning carbon dioxide into biofuel, but the precise recipe still needs to be created.<p>A blanket of algae covering a pond or lake often spells trouble for any organisms living …

Algae

Mars One plan to colonise red planet unrealistic, says leading supporter

The budget and timeline for plans by a Dutch organisation to colonise Mars are highly unrealistic, one of the project’s most eminent supporters has suggested.<p>Gerard ’t Hooft, a Dutch Nobel laureate and ambassador for Mars One, said he did not believe the mission could take off by 2024 as …

Space Science

How to Lose Belly Fat Fast: 17 Effective Tips and Tricks to Try

Excess belly fat is a problem many people have. And it's not just for an aesthetic reason.<p>It's also for your health.<p>Excess belly fat, particularly …

How to Rid Yourself of Belly Pooch Forever

Stomach fat, be gone!<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Clean eating and hitting the gym can help you reach your weight-loss goal, but you might find you have a little extra pooch around your midsection. Here are three things you can do to …

Fitness

Belly Bloat - How to Get Rid of Bloating Fast

What causes bloating?<p>Mostly overeating, eating foods which do not agree with you thus producing excess gas, and constipation. Other causes include …

6 Exercises for Getting Fit and Sexy Fast

These moves are body-sculpting—and fun!<p>Want to bust a move? Anna Kaiser, owner of AKT In Motion, designed a total-body circuit that'll get your heart pumping—and maybe even make you want to shake your groove thing. All of the exercises in the video below are dance-like and will help you boost your …