The best thing about being a longtime snow rider is that you have already made every possible day-spoiling mistake. This offers two benefits: first, you're less likely to make any of them again; and second, you can help others to learn from your sad experiences.
Getting outdoors in the winter isn't always the easiest if you live in a cold-weather climate. But there are numerous benefits, including increased vitamin D exposure and a general sense of increased well-being, according to a recent study by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.
Healthy desserts. Two words that you don't always see next to each other. However, there are loads of ways can satisfy your sweet tooth without the guilt. How? By making substitutions and boosting the sweetness factor without loads of added sugars.
Most dog owners who live in a cold climate have seen it on a winter walk with their pup: the pathetic raised paw that screams "too cold!" Ice and snow aren't the only culprits either, as road salt can always wreak havoc on dogs' surprisingly sensitive paws.
Holiday party season calls for glitter, glam, and, oh yeah, gluttony. But while a few festive treats are part of the fun, overdoing it on cookies and cocktails will make your spirit anything but bright - there's nothing jolly about feeling bloated and tired.
Did you get wider over the holidays? It's a common belief that most folks will gain weight between Thanksgiving and the New Year, but according to experts, that gain actually only averages about a pound. However, that pound will make you fatter.
Outdoor play is the perfect antidote for children's winter boredom, but it's important to make sure they have the right cold-weather gear to protect them from the harsh elements. Some off-brand gloves could work for limited time spent outdoors, but extended time requires something more heavy duty like Outdoor Research's Kids' Adrenaline Mitts.
If you're buying for someone who'd rather spend an afternoon working circuits at the gym than working the remote through a "House of Cards" marathon, we've found some fun gifts and stocking stuffers that may make your shopping a little easier. All are available online and most can be found at local stores.