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5 Dates Ideas When It's Cold Outside - Dating With Passports

Loren Browne | Posted 04.08.2016 | Travel
Loren Browne

Dusty, white snow and a roaring fireplace - I'm not the biggest fan of the cold, but this place was magical: Welcome to Quebec City, Canada. I have b...

Neighbors Saw Dog Freezing To Death And Knew What They Had To Do

The Dodo | Annum Masroor | Posted 03.07.2016 | Good News

Someone left a dog on the balcony of a Toronto high-rise in sub-zero temperatures Wednesday....

If This Fridge Could Talk

Claudia Zelevansky | Posted 03.04.2016 | Women
Claudia Zelevansky

My refrigerator died recently. It was sudden, but not surprising. Although I was never sure of her exact age, she had to be over 10, and thus based on the life expectancy of mid-range appliances, quite elderly. Until she passed, she never gave me a moment's worry.

Don't Freeze Up: 5 Tips to Winterize Your Home

Parker Beauchamp | Posted 01.26.2016 | HuffPost Home
Parker Beauchamp

Extreme cold weather can be hard on both you and your home, bringing with it added exposure and liabilities during the harsh winter season. As temperatures drop, the more susceptible your home becomes to added vulnerabilities.

Warming Up in a Cold Snap

Penny Love | Posted 01.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Penny Love

You can drink some hot cocoa. You can wear your thermal underwear, build a fire in the fireplace, do shots of whiskey or turn the thermostat up. All o...

How to Keep Your Pet Safe and Warm in Cold Weather

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 01.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

1. Take your pet for a wellness exam. I recommend twice-yearly veterinary exams for all pets, and especially seniors, so making one of those visits i...

8 Ways to Get Your Junior High Schooler to Wear a Winter Jacket

Yasmina Blackburn | Posted 01.18.2016 | Parents
Yasmina Blackburn

The nerve endings of elementary school aged children actually mutate on the last day of 6th grade; and, their skin no longer feels the elements of cold and wind. This is proven fact.

Easy Ways to Enjoy This Winter

Houzz | Posted 12.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Houzz

Stacks of cozy blankets and strands of twinkling lights, apple cake baking in the oven and drinks beside the fire -- wintertime is made for savoring simple pleasures at home. Whether you prefer trays of treats or hot, aromatic baths, celebrating the season is easy with these ideas.

5 Ways To Motivate Yourself To Exercise During The Colder Months

Avelist | Posted 11.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Avelist

Whatever your goals are, focus on the day at hand and try to be patient. It's natural to feel impeded by the miserable weather and overwhelmed by all the things you feel you haven't accomplished

Everything You Need to Know About Not Getting Sick This Winter

Thrillist | Posted 11.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Thrillist

By: Nicholas Knock Credit: Flickr/Hernán Piñera Winter: it's the worst! Not only are you cooped up inside, but you're stuck there fighting some v...

7 Fall Slow Cooker Recipes Perfect For Dinner

Rachel Hollis | Posted 10.12.2015 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

There's something about fall and slow cookers that go hand-in-hand. Maybe it's because school is back in session and easy prep meals are a must? Or maybe it's the cool breeze making me crave something extra warm? Either way here are seven of my favorite slow cooker recipes.

Tips for Winterizing Your Vehicle

Sam Dillinger | Posted 09.16.2015 | HuffPost Home
Sam Dillinger

This is the time of year that the days begin to get shorter, the leaves are turning beautiful shades of red and orange, and the weather is going to start getting colder seemingly by the hour (sometimes by the minute, depending on your location).

On Top of the World in Every Sense

Maika Koehl | Posted 06.24.2016 | Travel
Maika Koehl

I opened my mouth to confirm, and then shut it wordlessly, my hands nervously twitching over the heap of gear we were packing away. Pants. Where were my pants? Unbelievable. I was climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in less than 12 hours, and had forgotten my pants in Los Angeles.

A Final Salute to the Cold That Makes It So Nice to Spring Forward

Mary Buchan | Posted 05.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Mary Buchan

As I have waited and watched for the first signs of spring in my town near Charlotte, North Carolina, I knew I was enjoying a yearly rite of anticipation that more tropical climes simply don't offer.

13 Spring Garden Inspirations To Beat the Mid-Winter Freeze

Hometalk | Posted 04.22.2015 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

Take a break from staring sadly outside at a cold, white landscape, and feast your eyes on some spring-tastic gardening ideas, for green-thumbs, black-thumbs, and all thumbs in between.

9 Funny Someecards To End The Week On A High Note

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 02.20.2015 | Comedy

Can't winter just be over already? We are so done with this whole "cold" thing. With record-breaking temperatures across the country, the brutal w...

5 Reasons Cold Weather Is Actually Good For You

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.20.2015 | Fifty

Record low temperatures are predicted for more than six dozen locations across the East. Single-digit temperatures are possible in Georgia and Tenness...

This Cold Weather Pretty Much Freezes Everything

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.20.2015 | Green

Not even the power of Niagara Falls can stand up to the epic cold snap that's settled in over parts of New England, the Midwest and the South this wee...

Your Winter Could Be A Lot Less Cold By The End Of The Century

Climate Central | Posted 02.05.2015 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. Hearing about climate change may bring heat waves and sweltering summers to mind, but in most re...

9 Steps To A Healthful Cold Weather Season For Your Children

Dean C. Mitchell, M.D. | Posted 04.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Dean C. Mitchell, M.D.

As an immunologist, come winter, I see a lot of children with viral infections, most often caused by respiratory viruses that affect the nose and throat -- and a lot of parents unhappy with the missed school days! But, there are key steps that parents can take to both prevent viral infections in the first place and, should your child come down with one, to aid in a much quicker recovery.

8 Ways to Keep Winter Chills Out

Houzz | Posted 03.25.2015 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

Weather stripping and door snakes? Check and check. If your house is drafty and cold in the winter, you've likely already been looking at ways to batten down the hatches.

Yoga-tta Acclimate to Be Bendy

Melissa Nordin | Posted 03.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Melissa Nordin

YBeBendy tackles the question: Is it safe to practice yoga after exposure to extreme cold? When I began research on this topic, I was struck silent...

Link Between Cold Weather & Colds Is No Medical Myth

Reuters | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK, Jan 5 (Reuters) - Whether cold temperatures have anything to do with catching a cold has long been a questi...

BUSTED: 4 Common Myths About Catching Cold In Cold Weather

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.22.2014 | Science

Does exposure to cold weather really make you more likely to catch a cold? No, it doesn't. In fact, as a new YouTube video entitled Cold Weather M...

17 Things That Happen When You Skip Winter Entirely

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 12.22.2015 | Travel

People dream of living in a tropical paradise to avoid the frozen hell known as wintertime, but it's not so easy to live in an endless summer. It real...