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This photo essay will put Chiapas, Mexico at the top of your bucket list

CHIAPAS IS ONE of Mexico’s most rewarding treasures. The southernmost state bordering Guatemala, it’s home to a rich diversity of fiercely …

These Texts Perfectly Demonstrate Why Female Entrepreneurs Struggle For Funding

This is "old-school" at its worst.<p>Here’s a simple explanation for why so few women get funding in the tech industry from the predominantly male venture capitalists who dole out the cash: Some of these guys have some pretty old-fashioned views about women.<p>For starters, when women startup founders …

The Best Donuts in San Francisco

Do you know how many variations of donuts there are in SF? A lot. Savory mushroom donuts? Japanese donuts? Apple fritters? They’re all here. Even …

San Francisco

YouTube fitness star Cassey Ho's 8 best tips for getting in shape at home

But thanks to YouTube fitness experts like Cassey Ho, neither of those excuses is valid anymore.<p>Ho is the creator of Pop Pilates, who coaches her 2.5 million YouTube followers and the visitors of her website, Blogilates, in the art of getting fit and staying healthy. She also made headlines earlier …

7 TED Talks you should watch if you want to be an entrepreneur

Four simple words that sum up the value of TED Talks.<p>We love these quick, easy-to-digest videos with just the right amount of important information to entertain and educate in just a few minutes.<p>It's free, high-quality wisdom from industry leaders — what's not to love?<p>Below are the top seven videos …

The 30-Minute Yoga Flow That Strengthens Your Core

A strong core is about more than looking hot in a bikini (though that's a pretty great benefit, too). Strong abs are a cornerstone of total-body …

8 online classes that will make you smarter about business

Thankfully, educational institutions and technology are making continuing your education more convenient through online courses.<p>While there are thousands of informative and inspiring online courses you can take, here are classes you definitely should enroll in if you want to be an entrepreneur.<p>This …

The 20-Minute Workout That'll Help You Get a Dancer's Body

You'll love this strength-training workout from Julianne Hough's trainer.<p>Want to score a body like Julianne Hough's? This 20-minute workout, developed by Julianne's trainer, Astrid Swan, torches cals and keeps Ms. Hough confident on the floor. And now, it's yours: Mix it into your routine two or …

How hybrid airships could bring back a centuries-old idea to the skies

Defence giant Lockheed Martin sets its sights on the mining and oil & gas industries with a new generation of airships<p>A new age of airships could be upon us. US defence group Lockheed Martin has developed a “hybrid” airship which does not need mooring towers or runways, enabling companies to …

Organizing Your Home

Getting your house organized will go a long way to maximizing efficiency. There is no single right way to do it: The trick lies in finding the way that works best for you. For the kitchen, a few basic organizing concepts can get you started.

14 Creative Ideas for a Lawn-Free Yard

<i>By Laura Gaskill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>The lawn has enjoyed decades of popularity, and while there are still plenty of things to love about a great lawn, that expanse of green can sometimes be more trouble than it's worth. Check out these 15 inspiring examples of yards using gravel, stone, native …

28 DIYs You Need for Your First Apartment

May is here and that means it’s time for graduation, moving on and possibly moving into your first apartment. As a recent grad (congrats, Huskies 2015!), I picked up my stuff, moved across the country and started a job at Brit + Co (ahem, we are hiring!). It was a bit intimidating but also …

See the 50 Best Images Taken by Hubble

Pillars of Creation: Originally taken on April 1, 1995, this image has become one of the most iconic to come from the Hu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/ESA/Hubble …

Universe

The Best 10-Minute High-Intensity Workout

High-intensity interval training, aka HIIT, is one of the best ways to maximize your workout time. Burn a ton of calories and boost your metabolism in little time with celeb trainer Astrid McGuire's full-body HIIT workout. It may be only 10 minutes long, but it will leave you dripping with sweat. …

Exercise

15 Awesome Throwback Songs to Power Up Your Next Workout

Yes, "Gettin' Jiggy Wit It" is one of them. (We know you were wondering.)<p><i>Every week, Your New Favorite Playlist introduces you to workout-worthy tunes from a different fitness brand. This week, Throwback Fitness shares a recent playlist.</i><p>At some point, being active changed from playing fun games in …

DIY Portable Salad Box

First published in <i>Organic Gardening</i> Magazine, February/March 2008.<br>Photography by Christa Neu <br>read more

These 10 Podcasts May Just Get You to Stop Listening to Music

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I used to listen to a lot of music, during my morning commute to work, again on the return home and at other times throughout the day. There is nothing wrong with listening to music, but it wasn’t helping me to become a better …

Entrepreneurship

17 Indoor Herb Garden Ideas That'll Perk Up Your Kitchen

Click and grow? Don't mind if we do!<p>A lack of outdoor space shouldn't stop a green thumb. Grow your basil and parsley right by the stove using one of these inventive solutions.

10 Easy, Delicious Recipes for Homemade Bread

Have you ever noticed that healthier bread is way more expensive than its white, fluffy counterparts? It makes sense, as quality ingredients come at …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Top 10 highlights of San Francisco

You may think you know San Francisco from social media (Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Pinterest all began here, after all) but for the real thing – the mouth-watering cuisine, ear-tingling performances and truly joyous celebrations of individuality – you have to be here. But where do you start …

San Francisco

Advice From The World's Top Market Minds

Five billionaires. A miser. A Nobel laureate. A Founding Father. We’ve rounded up the 20 finest market minds—dead or alive—and distilled their timeless wisdom into specific suggestions for stocks, bonds and funds you can buy today. Be warned: You just might get rich.<p><i>Investor profiles by: Tom</i> …

Billionaires

Urban Without Limits: Finding Adventure in America's Big Cities

Urban life is a thrill, but it can lose its luster when you're stuck in the same old routine. This month, we remake the metropolis in our own active image, celebrating the new, the cool, and the classic, with an emphasis on nonstop adventure, sports, and style. Join the revolution: <i>Outside</i> is going …

Before & After: A Worn Buffet Gets the Love It Deserves

This little guy was too cute to not fix up. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.<p>When Erin, the blogger behind DIY Passion, spotted this petite midcentury modern piece at an estate sale for just 10 bucks, she knew it was coming home with her. In its first life, it may have been …

3 Yoga Poses You're Probably Doing Wrong

Required reading before your next "Namaste" session<p>Yeah, yoga may seem all zen and flowy, with the oms and the deep breaths and whatnot, but #realtalk? It's seriously hard—which is why you're bound to make a couple mistakes here and there (and we're not just talking about these 7 biggest mistakes …

Yoga

The 7 Best Exercises for Women Who Wear Heels

You'll love these feel-good moves if you wear pumps all day long.<p>There's nothing like a pair of killer heels to make you feel put-together, confident, and sexy as hell. But wearing heels day in and day out can do a number on your feet, ankles, and calves. Here's what we mean: When you wear heels, …

15 Great Decor Ideas for Your Kitchen

10 Vacations To Take With Your BFF

BAZAAR's edit of the best places to go with your girlfriends.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s edit of the best places to go with your girlfriends.