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9 New Audiobooks For Road Trips To Keep You Entertained On The Long Drives Of Summer

Taking the scenic route to your vacation destination this year? You're going to miss out on valuable reading time, but not to worry, book nerds! I've …

Books

5 Detox Smoothies To Make This Week For A Flat Stomach

It’s been one of those weeks full of good food with good friends. We feel really happy but also really full. Sometimes a person just needs to scale …

Nutrition

10 Books Every Skier Should Read This Summer

We know the wait for winter is long and hard. To help you endure the dog days of summer, we’ve put together a list of our favorite ski-centric …

Skiing

A D.I.Y. Trip Through Alaska’s Inside Passage

Long before his extravagantly bearded profile appeared on postage stamps and commemorative coins, John Muir was a struggling travel writer. Muir, revered today as the founder of the Sierra Club and an early advocate for national parks, was largely unknown to America’s reading public in 1879 when he …

National Parks

AMERICA’S TOP 10 BEST BACKPACKING TRIPS

1. A Grand Tour of Yosemite<p>Distance: 152 miles<br>Difficulty: 4<p>John Muir saw more than a few world-class wildernesses, and he focused much of his time …

Hiking

Here Are 6 of the Best Adventure Podcasts | Adventure Sports Network

... For all types of outdoor enthusiasts.<p>If you need a bit of a pick-me-up when it comes to adventuring, but don’t necessarily have the time to drive …

Outdoors

Mexican Surfboard Bag Fees Were Too High So He Bought a Box Truck

Pro snowboarder Austin Smith has plenty of experience building out a living space in an unconventional or overlooked rig. Like, this 1953 GMC …

Surfing

5 Lessons We Learned from the Most Livable Tiny House Ever

Our friends over at Apartment Therapy ran this adorable House Tour, which they called "the most livable tiny house" they've ever seen. They weren't …

Personal Organizing

Visit Theodore Roosevelt National Park: A Great Plains Gem

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, nestled in the Badlands in the southwest corner of North Dakota, is a colorful, dynamic, unpopulated playground for …

National Parks

The Country's Most Beautiful Mountaineering Route

Photo: Stephen Matera<p>Along the way the route crosses a half-dozen or more glaciers and permanent snowfields. Some climbers rush through the route in three days, but why hurry when you can awaken each day to a cyclorama of Northwest peaks to climb, and views like this? In July our group took a …

Hiking

10 Best Potting Benches 2018: Which Is Right for Your Garden?

If you love to garden, then you need to have a good potting bench in your yard. All gardeners need a place to get their plants ready for planting, to …

Gardening

5 reasons to visit Picos de Europa, Spain

1: The walking<p>The hiking in Pico de Europa is regarded as some of the best in Europe. A network of well-defined tracks will take you through villages …

Hiking

The best camping spots in every state for a cheap summer vacation

Numerous studies have found benefits to spending time in the outdoors: better concentration, elevated mood, even faster healing and improved sleep patterns.<p>But camping isn't just a prescription for dealing with urban angst and anxiety. It's also a joy in its own right — an excuse to go to bed …

National Parks

Grab a Roller—These Modern Paint Colors Will Upgrade Any Space

These days, the word modern can mean a variety of different things when it comes to home décor, especially when choosing new paint. Some envision …

Home Decorating

The 25 Best New Books to Put in Your Beach Bag This Summer

<i>Brenda Janowitz is the POPSUGAR books correspondent. She is the author of five novels, including The Dinner Party.</i><p>We can feel it — the beach is calling us. Calling out to us, because after that long (so very long!) Winter, Summer is here to entice us with its sunny, lazy days. And what's the best …

Books

North America's Five Best Road Trips

Whether you have a weekend or a month, these journeys are a must<p>Sure, you can just load a bag in the car on a Friday afternoon, pick a scenic byway, and go. But what’s nice about charting your path ahead of time is scoring great deals, making sure you don’t miss iconic sights, and knowing exactly …

Hiking

The Corner of California You’ve Never Been to Has Junipers, Waterfalls, and Unbelievably Starry Skies (Video)

“Where the West still lives.”<p>California is full of clichés. Sandy beaches line the coast, the ocean waves dotted with surfers. Hollywood starlets …

National Parks

55 Happy Books Proven To Boost Your Mood​

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>Jillian Michaels Discourages Fans From Keto Diet<p>2<p>13 Foods That Have More Potassium Than A Banana<p>3<p>5 Signs You're Not Getting Enough Vitamin D<p>4<p>4 Simple Ways To Smooth Out Your Cracked Heels<p>5<p>Meghan Markle's Trendy Anti-Aging Trick<p>Being a bookworm can make you as happy as receiving …

Books

10 Must-See Before and After Bedroom Makeovers

01 of 20<p>Before: Blank Slate<p>When you're bursting with home design ambition, yet living in a rental apartment, compromises must be made. That's how …

Interior Design

Seattle's Top 10 Backpacking Trips

53<p>SHARES<p>It's easy to disappear into true wilderness in Washington. What's harder is deciding which of the backpacking trips within a few hours' drive …

12 Birds You Want in Your Yard

While birders may be delighted to see any new bird in their yard, some birds are more welcome than others because of all the good they can do. …

Your Guide to Hikers' Favorite Places to Eat After a Hike — Washington Trails Association

As any outdoors-lover will attest, hiking (or for that matter, any outdoor adventure) and eating go hand-in-hand. Here in the Northwest, "hiker" is …

Why Highway 395 is California's Most Underrated Road Trip

Roads trips have become a staple of American culture! There is no better way to see this great nation and spend time with family and friends, then …

This $17 Retinol Serum Has Over 1000 5-Star Reviews on Amazon

Today's new class of skincare products is a game of Pac-Man—between the ingredients, the devices, and the treatments, it's a maze to navigate, and …

Skin Care

Mind & Body: What Hiking Does for Your Mental and Physical Health — Washington Trails Association

If you’ve ever had to catch your breath on an uphill stretch of trail or if your legs have felt sore after a hike, you know that hiking is a workout. …

It's Unanimous: These Are the Top 3 Thongs

When it comes to underwear, comfort is key, which is actually why some women choose to avoid thong and G-string styles altogether. The whole idea of …

Clothing

Seen Any Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs Lately? - Organic Gardening

For the past few months, I’ve been sharing space in my office with an exotic insect from China, the brown marmorated stink bug (<i>Halyomorpha halys</i>). …

9 rustic and vintage garden styling tips

<i>This feature is an adaptation from Garden Style by Selina Lake. See the CL book offer below...</i><p>Bring a pretty rustic feel to your outside space by …

10 Best Hiking Trails in British Columbia, Canada

British Columbia’s landscape primarily consists of National Parks filled with mountain ranges, lakes, and rivers. This makes it one of the best …

8 Iconic Pacific Northwest Backpacking Trips

The Pacific Northwest is an adventure junkie’s paradise. It’s a breathtakingly diverse playground of craggy granite peaks, high alpine lakes, meadows …