Can the Clean Sport Collective Actually Do Any Good?

Last week, numerous high-profile American runners, ultra-marathoners, and other endurance athletes posted photos of themselves on social media wearing a temporary tattoo of a broken infinity symbol. These athletes—including Kara...
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6 of the Industry's Best Gear Deals

Outdoor gear is expensive. It’s even more expensive if you’re buying a name-brand product from someone like The North Face, Patagonia, or Canada Goose. While those companies all make great stuff, you can find generic gear at outlets...
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Old Ideas and New Generations: What Leonard Cohen Means to Us (Column)

Leonard Cohen endures and conquers. But does he mean something different to Millenial audiences than he did to their parents? Can the legend of Cohen escape its own clichés?
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A Broken Hallelujah: Rock and Roll, Redemption, and the Life of Leonard Cohen (Feature)

This is a portrait of an artist attuned to notions of justice, lust, longing, loneliness, and redemption, and possessing the sort of voice and vision commonly reserved for the prophets.
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IKEA Pingla Hack: Denim Storage boxes

I was fed up of picking up “Bits & Bobs” round the home with no idea where to put them. That’s when I decided to make some cute storage boxes for them by upcycling denim. I decided to use the Ikea Pingla storage boxes as they were...
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The Day After the Day After

Hello, friends. We were supposed to be posting book reviews and essays this week but frankly, we haven’t been able to focus or muster the energy to do so because of the result of the United States presidential election. We are...
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Hack an RV mobile cabinet and storage

We frequently travel in our 25′ motor home and storage and counter space are at a premium. We are always in need of additional convenient storage space in the galley area for cutlery and utensils and we needed a place to keep the...
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You Can’t Win If You Don’t Play

Looking back, what I remember the most about my life in the cubicle was the utter boredom. Back before I started traveling, I worked in hospital administration: first in inpatient assistance (I was the guy that greeted patient families...
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What to Do When Willpower Won’t Work

The holidays are near once again. By “holidays are near,” I mean I’ve been staring down a bowl of Halloween candy for more than a week now, and it’s not going well. And by “not going well,” I mean I just ate two pieces. We are in the...
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Natural balance – Ultimate Self-Watering Flowerpot

The Natural Balance is a flowerpot with a water reservoir, that feeds the plant gradually throughout the weeks. When empty, the pot tips slightly, to ..
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Gratitude Challenge Day 4: Create an Inspiration Board

We’re HUGE fans of the inspiration board, where you throw together a bunch of awesome images together that speak to you and your goals and then envision yourself reaching them. It’s one heck of a way to get fired up about life, feel...
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Why Female Travelers in Cairo Just Can’t Win

No matter what, women have to be on guard in Cairo. Your brain is on every minute of every day in order to keep yourself safe. It’s exhausting, but not unlike some other places I’ve traveled to. As a confident traveler, I got cocky and...
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5 Most Common Mistakes to Washing Your Face

Are you washing your face the right way?  Your complexion is not the same as everyone else’s. That’s because your complexion is the result of your unique choices and characteristics including: where you live, what you do...
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15 Things You Won’t Miss About Long-Term Travel

[section]It’s over. The trip of your dreams has come to an end and you’re homeward bound. As sad as going home can be, the reality of long-term travel can be harsh too which may be why it’s only undertaken by a minority of the...
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5 Reasons To Use Airplane Mode Even When You’re Not Flying

Despite the name, airplane mode can have a lot of advantages for travelers whether used on a plane or not. The airplane mode feature on most smartphones and tablets cuts off cellular, wireless, and Bluetooth connections so they don’t...
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