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Snow Day Code of Conduct

Penny Love | Posted 03.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Penny Love

I equate having a snow day with entering a time machine. Not where you travel to the future or the past, but a time-altering time machine that makes t...

The Spirit of the Holiday Season (and the New Year) - Giving Back

Jay Scott | Posted 03.11.2014 | Impact
Jay Scott

In recent weeks I've had many conversations about this very topic, the spirit of the holiday season, and I've heard many stories of those who volunteer their time during this very busy season.

7 Reasons Buffalonians Shouldn't Hate Snow

Caleb Houseknecht | Posted 03.10.2014 | New York
Caleb Houseknecht

My bad mood disappeared, and I thought about this phenomenon. Snow. In Buffalo. It's one of those things. Other people talk about it a lot, but I'd bet we talk about it even more, and mostly, we're complaining. But, honestly, is it really that bad?

Brain Freeze: Why Climate Deniers Flail in a Cold Snap

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 01.07.2014 | Green
Jeff Schweitzer

With the regularity of a finely tuned pendulum, as soon as the temperature hits freezing this annoying species of fowl cries out with indignation that global warming must be a farce. After all, how could the world be warming if freezing temperatures are gripping most of the nation?

You Think That's Bad? I Lost a Testicle!

Dan Duffy | Posted 03.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dan Duffy

Look, I understand that commiserating can be healthy. I'm not even saying that comparing battle scars is a bad thing. All you have to do is watch Jaws to realize that. But once you utter those four words, you have utterly failed in being a decent human being.

It's Really &$%#ing Cold Outside. Bet You Didn't Know All These Things Could Freeze.

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

Holy windchill, Batman. You don't need us to tell you that it's cold out there -- gusts of wind down to 50 below will do that just fine. Temperatures ...

WATCH: Six Things You Can Do When It's REALLY Cold Outside

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

Winter is in full effect and almost anywhere you might be is bound to be cold. Don't let that get you low, though, because we've got this handy-dandy ...

LOOK: 10 Photos That Capture Our Originality

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Switzerland

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Bettina Hartas Geary. Her photo of Daubensee, a lake in Leukerbad, shows the tranquility and bea...

New York City Digs Out

Sherry Ott | Posted 03.05.2014 | New York
Sherry Ott

I got up early as the sun came up to photograph the Upper West Side as it woke up from the much-hyped Hercules. But it appears New Yorkers weren't phased by the ominous storm. They were enjoying Central Park, commuting as usual -- and some even strapped on skis!

Snow Day For Grown Ups

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 01.03.2014 | Comedy


LISTEN: Serene Snow Songs For A Dreary Day

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Winter Storm Dumps Nearly 2 Feet Of Snow On Massachusetts

AP | MICHELLE R. SMITH and RODRIQUE NGOWI | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — Homeowners and motorists dug out across the white-blanketed Northeast on Friday as extreme cold ushered in by the storm threatened fin...

WATCH: Adorable Corgi Dog Does A Belly-Flop In The Snow

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Good News

We've got something of a riddle for you: What's cuter than an already-adorable corgi? When that corgi does a belly-flop in the snow, obvs! Che...

Here We Go Again

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

It's that time of year again. In many of our favorite destinations around the world, snow has graced -- and will continue to grace -- the ground. Y...

11 Things Made Way More Awesome By Winter

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

Your lips are chapped, your cheeks are rosy-raw, and you haven't been able to feel your toes since Halloween. We hear you, winter can be rough. But as...

Winter Storm Bears Down On Northeast

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN and RODRIQUE NGOWI | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — A strong winter storm slammed the Northeast with stiff winds and punishing cold on Thursday, dumping nearly 2 feet of snow in parts of...

12 Days of Winter Meditations: Day 7

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Ice: Priorities Ice is not soft and peaceful like its sister snow. Ice is loud, stinging, and dangerous. We get a lot of ice in Pennsylvania. And ...

12 Days of Winter Meditations: Day 3

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Snow: Silence No matter where you live, winter is generally epitomized by snow. For those of us lucky enough to experience snow, we know that it br...

Ice And Snow Interfere With Holiday Travel

AP | JASON KEYSER | Posted 12.21.2013 | Travel

CHICAGO (AP) — A storm with a 2,000-mile footprint threatened to frustrate Christmas travelers from Texas to Nova Scotia with a little of everything...

Connecting Through Food During the Festive Season and Beyond

Georgie Smith | Posted 02.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Georgie Smith

Tis the season to give back. Lets embrace it beyond the season, and seek every opportunity to give a little of our selves by creating a welcoming setting and cooking a meal that makes us remember our favorite food experience as a child.

Snow Blankets Parts Of New England

AP | RIK STEVENS | Posted 02.17.2014 | Green

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Crews worked through the night to clear roads in time for the morning commute Wednesday and school was canceled or starting lat...

Prepare to Hit the Best Slopes in America With This Winter Powder Guide

Roadtrippers | Posted 02.15.2014 | Travel

There's nothing quite like the feeling of strapping on some skis, jumping on the lift, and taking a deep breath before you barrel down a mountain just a little faster than you're comfortable with.

Snow Storm Piles On Northeast U.S.

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 12.15.2013 | Green

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — At this rate, the Northeast will be tired of winter before winter even arrives. Another shot of wintry weather moved through...

Snowstorm Socks Northeast

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 12.14.2013 | Green

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A fast-moving storm expected to drop a foot of snow or more in the Northeast over the weekend moved into the region Saturday ...