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Vegan Edibles: Four Great Websites for Pot-Infused Recipes

One solution? Make your own healthy edibles. After a little digging, we found four great sites stocked with cannabis-infused vegan recipes. So, vegan …

Gluten-Free New Orleans-Style Chicken and Sausage Gumbo Recipe

This gluten-free chicken gumbo recipe starts with a simple, deep, dark caramel-colored gluten-free roux, which is a combination of browned oil and …

How to Make Your Own Larabars With Just 3 Ingredients

It's not like homemade granola bars are anything new, but we bet you've never actually made them because they sound like too much work. Don't …

15 Best Outdoor Gifts Under $50

Bushcraft 101<p>For the outdoorsman in training, some literature based on how to make the most of your outdoor excursions is never a bad idea. This …

Stainless Steel

How To Start With Fingerpicking: Part 2, Playing While Using The Thumb For Bass [Lessons]

<b>For Beginners</b>: Fingerpicking is great for classical and many other pieces, it gives a different sound than picking with a pick. This lesson is about …

Learning Major Triads All Over the Neck

155<p>SHARES<p>A question many students have asked me over the years is, “How can I learn all the major and minor chord forms all over the neck and apply …

How to Play 12 Types of Power Chords

16<p>SHARES<p>If you’ve been playing simple root-fifth power chords your entire life, you’re missing out on a wealth of opportunity for power-chord …

8 essential blues guitar lead tricks

Introduction<p>Each of these easy lead guitar techniques has been distilled from the styles of many of the most important blues artists such as Stevie …

Let This Solo Vagabond Remind You That ‘We Are Built To Explore’

This isn’t the normal “dude in a van” story. It’s about more than that. It’s about a guy who reclaimed his life. It’s about a guy who quit his job and set himself free.<p>A few years ago, Matt McDonald hopped into his van and drove across the western U.S., Alaska, and Canada. He didn’t go with a …

Slide Guitar: Get the Most Out of Open E Tuning

3<p>SHARES<p>Slide guitar is one of the most nuanced and expressive techniques available to guitarists for the performance of melodic lines and solos.<p>Using …

Electric Guitar

Video Lesson: Learn to Play Robert Johnson-Inspired, A-Major Based Blues

Hugh O'ConnorApril 14, 2016<p>It’s amazing that Robert Johnson is the most well-known figure in the history of the blues. He recorded only 29 songs from …

The lesser-known way to Machu Picchu

With Peru’s more famous Inca Trail becoming increasingly overrun, the lesser-known Salkantay Trek is quickly gaining a reputation as both a less-crowded and more strenuous alternative.

34 Healthy Dinner Recipes Anyone Can Make

For some, "cooking" means boiling water for instant ramen. For others, the mere thought of turning on a stove sends them running to the phone to …

Healthy Eating

How to Make Creamy Risotto Without a Recipe

<i>Please allow 30 minutes.</i><p>You've probably seen that caveat listed in reference to risotto on a restaurant menu before, right? And maybe because of that …

15 Survival Gadgets For Your Next Outdoor Adventure

You've never wanted to go outside more than now.

27 Backpacks For Actual Adults

Pack it up, pack it in.

Banana Bread Baked Oatmeal Bars Recipe

"This is the perfect breakfast for those days when you really want a muffin but need something hearty and healthy like oatmeal. For the best flavor …

Coast to Coast Camping Westbound

Day 1New York<p>Arrive at any time. Consider arriving a few days early to see more of this famous city.<p>Arrive to the joining hostel at any time. Welcome …

The Food Lab: Follow These Rules for the Best Fried Rice

I've been holding off on doing a full fried rice story for several years now. I'm not really sure why. Fried rice is a great way to use up leftovers, it is infinitely variable, and there are <i>plenty</i> of variables worth testing out. Couple that with the number of rules that everyone says you simply …

45 Of The Most Stunning Paradises In The World

<i>Ever wonder where the next paradise you should run off to is? These 45 travel bloggers have revealed their perfect place from all over the world. NOTE: If you have an extreme case of wanderlust, look away now! These places are beyond stunning!</i><p><b>New Zealand</b> - A Broken Backpack<p><i>"What if Paradise is in</i> …

5 Easy Steps for Perfect Homemade Dehydrated Backpacking Meals

by Austin Campbell February 06, 2016 2 Comments<p>Feed Your Hiker Hunger with a Homemade Dehydrated Meal<p>One of the joys of backpacking is a hearty meal …

Need a BFF on your next stopover in Iceland? This airline will match you with a local

Icelandair is taking the buddy system to new heights.<p>The Iceland-based airline will match travelers with like-minded staff members so you can "explore Iceland like a native, with a native," according to an Icelandair statement.<p>Want to do yoga at an out-of-the-way hot spring or learn how to cook a …

Your Ultimate Guide to Cooking with Dried Beans

If words like “humble” and “homey” come to mind when you think about beans, this primer will change your tune. Whether tumbled with citrus, roasted with sausage, or stewed with all that is bright and green, these are winter’s stealth powerhouses.<p>If words like “humble” and “homey” come to mind when …

Cooking

The Top 20 Must-Do Adventures In California

Written by Anna Cohen, Contributor and Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>When you think of California, the first things that come to mind might be movie stars, avocados, and tech. But if you love outdoor adventure, then California has so much more to offer. With the Sierra Nevada Mountains, …

Eye-Opening Portraits of People Living in Cramped Capsule Hotels Hidden in Tokyo

Photographer Won Kim took up residence in a tiny, hidden Tokyo hotel to capture portraits of the backpackers living there for his <i>Enclosed: Living Small</i> series. “This diminutive, bare-bones hotel takes up one floor of an office building,” Kim wrote on his website. “It is composed of a few hallways, …

Get That Life: How I Became a Famous Street Artist

For Christina Angelina, aka Starfighter, painting is life.<p><i><br>Growing up in Venice, California, Christina Angelina</i> <i>was entranced by the art of the neighborhood — performers on the boardwalk, muralists in alleyways, sculptors creating new treasures for the city in public places. She, too, got the bug to</i> …

Art

Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

If the only knot you know involves tying your shoes, then this infographic provides clear, step-by-step instructions on tying some of the most useful …

Fishing

The 20 Most Popular DSLR Lenses Among our Readers

Over the last few days we’ve published a post revealing the most popular DSLRs among our readers (based upon what they’ve been buying in the last few …

Cameras

How To Turn Your Android Phone Into The Ultimate GPS Navigator

Ever wanted to use your phone as a GPS navigator in the outdoors? Here's a step by step guide to finding the maps, creating trails and waypoints and …

Not Your Typical Travelogue: A Photographer’s Train-Hopping Adventures

The first time Swampy hopped a freight train, he was 18. He was traveling north of his native California when he ran into a train-hopping friend in Portland, Oregon, who suggested they hitch a ride back down south. He was broke, so the idea was appealing. “It was pouring, and we were hiding under …