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11 travel gadgets that will help you survive your next trip

Traveling is easy when you have the right accessories.<p>Whether you're dealing with over-sized luggage, changing weather, or shoddy hotels, it always pays to be prepared.<p>These are some of the best and most innovative products to ensure that your vacation goes smoothly, from start to finish.

Shopping

14 New Lawn and Garden Tools You Need This Spring

These tools and tool sets solve problems, simply tasks or make working outside more enjoyable. Get the tools you need to be ready for spring.<p>When the weather warms up and it's finally time to work outside again, be ready with new tools that will let you kill weeds with fire, keep your wheelbarrow …

Stainless Steel

I’m a financial planner, and here are the 11 best pieces of advice I can give you about money

As a financial planner who specializes in working with Gen X and Gen Y clients, I've come to learn a few basic facts about money.<p>I'll share those with you today in hopes that it provides you some insight to what, from a professional standpoint, you can do to be smarter with your money.

This is What a Color Night Vision Camera Can See in Near Darkness

Canon will start shipping its $30,000 ISO 4.46 million camera this month for people who need to shoot in pitch black environments. A similar …

Videography

Here's the science behind 'The Hold,' which claims to instantly calm a crying baby

In a video that's now been watched more than six million times, Dr. Robert Hamilton, a pediatrician, demonstrates something he calls "The Hold," which he says he uses in his practice to quickly calm crying infants.<p>The technique appears to be quite simple: He folds the baby's arms against her chest …

Puberty, growth spurts, acne, after-school sports — all affect what kids should eat

Most parents expect their role to change as their kids hit their teen years. But many don’t realize quite how much their children’s age affects the way they need to be fed.<p>Countless wonderful transformations occur inside the bodies of tweens and teens, and many directly affect the way they eat or …

Nutrition

11 Smart Things Pro Organizers Do Every Morning

These handy habits will turn you into someone who never forgets her keys on the kitchen table.<p>Professional organizers — though they swear they're not perfect! — tend to be the type of people who just have it together (it's kinda their job, after all). So we wondered what smart tricks they used for …

Productivity

50 places you should travel to in 2016

It may be hard to believe, but 2015 is coming to a close, and it's time to start planning for 2016. Whether you're a seasoned traveler or a novice, it's never too early to start thinking ahead to the places you want to check off your travel bucket list in the new year. From Iceland's otherworldly …

Thanksgiving turkey tips: Cooking the juiciest, tastiest turkey ever

When it’s time to talk turkey, few people have as much to say as Rick Rodgers. The author of the cookbook "Thanksgiving 101" (plus dozens more) and former spokesperson for one of the country’s biggest poultry companies, he’s cooked more than 500 gobblers in his long career. Read on for his …

The real reason germs spread in the winter

Flu season is a fact of life – but until recently, no one knew why. The answer hinges on the disgusting ways that germs pass between people.<p>It begins as surely as the leaves dropping off the trees. As the mercury drops and the sunlight fades, the sniffles set in. At best, it’s just a cold that …

Microbiology

Human-like robots could be the next big platform

Robot makers Jibo and Blue Frog Robotics are creating social robots that are aimed at living with humans and in order to entice consumers they are selling them for about the same cost as an iPhone.<p>Jibo's robot called Jibo is priced at about $749 for pre-order and Blue Frog Robotics' robot called …

8 Breathtaking New Photos of the #FollowMeTo Couple in India and Singapore

As always, this is the epitome of #wanderlust and #relationshipgoals.<p>When we last left Natalia and Murad Osmann–better known as the #FollowMeTo couple that became famous for their beautiful photos featuring Natalia leading her man to stunning locations across the globe—they had just gotten married …

Check out 44 cool cars from the SEMA show in Las Vegas

Every year, the automotive world descends upon Las Vegas for the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show, transforming the city into a mecca of aftermarket modified cars. The result — usually — is odd, wacky, and awesome cars that you'll see at no other show.<p>The show wrapped up before last …

20 Places Every American Should See Before They Die

From sea to shining sea.<p>Looking for an epic summer road trip idea? Whether you crave culture and history, spectacular natural landscapes, or serious adventure, look to these national parks and small towns.

National Parks

How to Build Your Own Camp Kitchen Chuck Box - REI Co-op Journal

An organized kitchen is the secret to a happy camping trip. That said, it’s not always easy to keep all of your camp cooking gear and ingredients …

14 Tips for Finishing Basements

Expert advice for a warm, dry and inviting space<p>If you have a damp or wet basement, you have to fix it before you start any finishing work. The good …

Home Improvement

DIY Travel Playset For Kids

Shares 175<p>Summer is the time for travel so here is a fun, DIY travel playset for kids. This makes a great surprise DIY gift for children or a it can …

Your Best Cooking Advice for a Young Foodie

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline—it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge—and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Wisdom is meant to be shared.</i><p>Family recipes serve a purpose. Beyond their "just like …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p><i>This week: Ice pops galore for #popsicleweek!</i><p>Cross malted milk with stracciatella and dunk the whole thing in melted chocoalte for good measure. (Top …

Fabric Diversion

I produce my bags from clothing collected in recycling centers: jeans, leather jacket, fur coat, blazer… I maximise the use …

DIY Kid-Friendly Bath Paints

Want to make bath time a bit more like super-fun playtime? Your little ones will love these kid-friendly bath paints—and the clean-up is easy, so you will too!<p>Creative kids and toddlers can paint to their heart’s content, then wash the mess away while washing themselves with this fun corn starch …

DIY POCKET NOTEBOOKS.

Do you remember those Quick and Easy Notebooks I made a while back?<p>I think they've been one of the most useful things I've ever made. I've been …