Susanna Bost

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6 Web Design Trends You Must Know for 2015 & 2016

Who can forget the GIFs of the ‘90s, or the more up-to-date focus on flat design?<p>Recently, we’ve seen a surge in popularity of responsive web design, …

Thich Nhat Hanh: The Power Of Walking Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness – the art of focusing your attention to the present moment - is a way to develop peace and happiness in our lives according to Thich Nhat …

The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for tomato gazpacho with strawberries, and griddled pork tenderloin with crushed broad beans

Photograph: Louise Hagger for the Guardian. Food styling: Emily Kydd<p>Thomasina Miers’ griddled pork tenderloin with crushed broad beans: ‘An easy way to impress …

The best exercise you can do

I’d done so much that, ironically enough, it was rather exhausting. The searching. The quest to find the perfect way to unwind. The obsession with …

Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

Yosemite's 10 Best Hikes

From secret hikes to date hikes to cave hikes, San Francisco holds its own pretty well in the hiking department. Yosemite though? Yosemite owns the …

Frankly Speaking: How I Found Purpose

This is not just another read on how to succeed. I should know. I spent years plowing through book after book on success.<p><b>The problem was that most of</b> …

The Long, Strange Trip Continues with New VW Camper Bus

That hippie-era icon of slow and hazy motoring freedom, the VW camper, may be only a fading memory here, but the camper-ized Volkswagen van lives on in Europe. There, the latest iteration of the concept has just been introduced.<p>Today called the California—fittingly named after the state that so …

Enjoy the Little Things: 11 Ways to Make Everyday Life Sacred

<b>“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” ~Robert Brault</b><p>One of the things I love about the …

Nike Marketing Strategy – How Nike Does it

Total Shares 1.3K<p><b>How Nike is always ahead of its competitors?</b><p>Since its beginnings in 1964, Nike (originally Blue Ribbon Sports) has become one of the …

Marketing

14 Healthiest Foods for Your Pantry

A well-stocked pantry allows you to pull together healthy meals–in a hurry–and makes it much easier to stick to your diet. To help you stay on track …

Nutrition

35 incredible travel destinations you've probably never heard of

Inspired by this Quora list asking about the best travel destinations most people never knew existed, we put together our own list of the 35 hidden gems around the world that are worth the trek.<p><i>Additional reporting by Megan Willett.</i>

Lake Superior

'Happyish' Twitter Rant Hits Home

<i>Happyish</i>, a cable TV show about a middle-aged advertising executive not named Don Draper, is one of those dark comedies that doesn’t try to make you laugh so much as wince at the painful ironies many of us—especially those of us in the over-40 crowd—identify with.<p>In the most recent episode, the …

10 Stunning Photos From @USInterior

14 reasons why you should never travel to California

I’VE LIVED IN CALIFORNIA, both Northern and Southern, for over 20 years. Honestly, I can’t figure out what the 15 million international tourists each …

Ultimate Summer Road Trip: San Francisco to Los Angeles

Cruise along the Pacific Coast Highway<p>The 450-mile stretch of Pacific Coast Highway between San Francisco and Los Angeles is one of America's most iconic road trips. And for good reasons: vast beaches, towering mountains and uninterrupted views of the Pacific guide you down the California …

California

9 Under-The-Radar Attractions In The U.S.

The Grand Canyon. The Statue of Liberty. Mount Rushmore. These iconic tourist attractions are definitely on everyone's must-see list, but there are also a number of hidden gems throughout the country that often go unnoticed. From a ride through the mountains of Nevada on a railway dating back 100 …

Mount Rushmore

Sidewalk Flowers: An Illustrated Ode to Presence and the Everyday Art of Noticing in a Culture of Productivity and Distraction

A gentle wordless celebration of the true material of aliveness.<p><i>“How we spend our days, of course, is how we spend our lives,”</i> Annie Dillard wrote in her magnificent defense of living with presence. But in our age of productivity, we spend our days running away from boredom, never mind its creative …

Everything Your Agency Needs to Know About Social Media Marketing

See our in-depth guide for the forward-thinking social media agency and how these organizations can make the most of their efforts.

Top 10 Things to Do in Utah Parks

Hiking Cinque Terre - A Photo Guide

<b>Please subscribe to the blog on the upper right!</b><p>I just returned from a few days hiking between the beautiful oceanside towns of Cinque Terre. What a …

The Most Remote and Beautiful Landscape in the World Is in Westfjords, Iceland

It’s early June and a mild 53 degrees, but the overland trail to Galtarviti is still blocked by heavy snow. So we’re on the backup route, a path …

European Travel

Travel guide to Utah’s Capitol Reef National Park

PARK DETAILS<p>Sixty-five million years ago, the same immense forces that lifted the Colorado Plateau and shaped so much of the American Southwest …

How To Tackle Content Marketing On A Budget

One way to drastically boost your content output potential while not burning a hole in your pocket is to leverage your employee’s expertise and incentivize them to contribute content in whatever way they can.<p>Perhaps the biggest benefit of a chief of content or an editorial owner is their ability to …

Marketing

Industry Benchmarks for Social Media Engagement: How Much Should Your Posts Receive?

4 web analytics trends to look for in 2015

Digital marketing is maturing. It's no longer the up-and-coming thing, but it is displacing traditional advertising and consuming a large share of …

Digital Marketing

20 Legendary Day Hikes in the National Parks

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.

Best outdoor activities in Seattle

In most US metropolises, you have to venture miles outside the city limits to enjoy anything remotely resembling an ‘outdoor’ experience. But, in Seattle, the urban-rural juxtaposition is a little less demarcated. Here are our top picks for outdoor activities in Seattle.<p>Often referred to as the …

Puget Sound

The Most Beautiful Places to Run in the World

These stunning trails and roads, published in our print magazine over the years, will inspire you to find your own Rave Run.<p>1 of 78<p>Yosemite National Park, California<p>About 3,214 feet above the Yosemite Valley is Glacier Point Road, said to be one of the most scenic stretches to run. Cool off and …

Hiking