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Backpackers, Don’t Listen To Slate: Science Does Support Stream Water Treatment
Wes Siler over at Outside Magazine already pointed out a myriad of issues with the article, but I want to zero ... when you’re backpacking: treating your water. Last week, @Slate published an article that said backpackers don’t need to filter stream ... read more
Best Columbus Day Deals on Amazon 2017: Huge Discounts Now
Perhaps you haven’t wanted to spend the big bucks, or you simply don’t think you have the space ... and media pockets stash all your essentials securely. This weekend is also a great time to stock up on Columbia snow boots. Get ’em before the first ... read more
The unspoken heartache of divorce: The painful rite of passage no one warns you about, the achingly empty house when your ex first takes the children on holiday
When you're recently divorced, the agony of your children's first holiday ... long walks therapeutic, so I packed up my BMW cabriolet and my faithful dog Mickey jumped on to the back seat with such enthusiasm I had to smile for the first time. I don't ... read more
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Kids want to ask Aussie cricket captain: Why did you cheat?
"I thought if they're saying these things, they obviously don't cheat." The cricket season ... of things like that but what (the Australians) did was a lot worse," Benji said. "They stepped over the line by a long way." Riley O'Connell, who will be 16 ... read more
Get up and get out! There are plenty of ways to get active and get outside this winter — and they don't all involve snow
As the post-holiday slowdown settles in, winter starts to feel like a long ... the "Snow Moon Night Hike," which caps off an evening of searching the sky for owls and winter constellations with cocoa and marshmallows around a campfire. And don't forget ... read more
What's life really like for Australians working in Antarctica?
In lieu of TV, you can go penguin watching. The food is cordon bleu, but you’re 3000 kilometres away from your ... want of a better term". "A production of Cinderella is a pretty traditional thing to do," he says. "Why they chose that, I don't know. read more
From Australia to Glens Falls — and back: Former Post-Star reporter and family enjoy the journey
He once said he’d rather go on a “Wham! cruise” than the jam cruise she was pitching. She was raised in Hometown USA, with four distinct seasons, lots of mountains and lakes and snow in the ... “He said, ‘I don’t want to talk to a (freaking ... read more
'When I backpacked for three years, I practically had nothing': Senator Michaelia Cash slammed for saying she can 'empathise' with poor people because she went on holiday after ...
Senator Michaelia Cash has come under fire for comparing the three years spent backpacking across the ... that's why it's so important to go out and talk to people, get out of the Canberra bubble, get back to your home state, get out to the shopping ... read more
When summer flings become long-term things
Warning: if you don't like sappy romance stories, stop reading now. No, seriously. The following stories are really, really adorable, and if flowers and love hearts aren't your thing ... is just to go for it. Living in Australia long-term was never part ... read more
16 best vegan shoes for women
The likes of Natalie Portman and Miley Cyrus are long-time vegans ... inch and if you don’t do sparkles, they also come in white, sand and taupe. Elsewhere in the range you’re find everything from chic ankle boots to summer holiday-ready sandals. read more