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The Double Edged Sword of Start-Up Weekends

Mikaela Reyes | Posted 10.02.2014 | Business
Mikaela Reyes

After recently joining my first Start-Up weekend, I realized how the "start a company in 54-hours" format wasn't as appealing to me as I thought it wo...

Geocaching Takes Weekend Adventurers To Amazing New Places

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer & Chris McGonigal | Posted 09.29.2014 | Green

Last week the treasure-hunting game site Geocaching.com celebrated the placement of the millionth geocache in the United States. Geocaching involv...

Standing on Top at the Urban RAID Championship

Jane Seo | Posted 09.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Jane Seo

I no longer have to wonder what it's like to stand on top of a podium. Receiving the medal around my neck, all that went through my head was, "Man, I could eat a juicy burger right now!"

You Don't Need a Car to Spend Labor Day Weekend in Hudson, New York

Fathom | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Fathom

City folk often fantasize about trading in the urban hustle for something more quaint. The kind of place with a Main Street and a coffee joint and a bar where everybody knows their name.

5 Labor Day Escapes That Are Totally Worth the Money

Budget Travel | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Whether you're craving one more trip to the beach or are searching for the perfect end-of-summer festival, getting away has never been quicker, easier -- or more affordable.

This Is How To Make The Most Of Any Weekend

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 08.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

Actually give it a rest. Make a decision on Friday evening to turn off your work mode. Imagine you're stepping out of the work version of you and into the lighthearted weekend version of yourself. Be okay relaxing, guilt-free.

Where The Five-Day Workweek Came From

The Atlantic | Philip Sopher | Posted 08.22.2014 | World

“Seven days,” wrote Witold Rybczynski in the August 1991 issue of The Atlantic, “is not natural because no natural phenomenon occurs every seven...

In Defense Of Do Nothing

Chris Peak | Posted 09.21.2014 | Comedy
Chris Peak

Europeans are working less and are happier. They're sipping espressos and painting people in parks. Americans are working more and are less happy, and as you'd imagine, are trying to do things other countries are doing who are happy, like Bikram yoga, and deejaying.

Weekend Getaway: Two Perfect Days in Palm Springs

Roadtrippers | Posted 09.15.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

Palm Springs is the ideal West Coast weekend escape. Thanks to its close proximity to San Diego, Los Angeles, and Phoenix, this desert resort city was basically made for vacations and getaways!

Taste of Chocolate Milk: How I Won the Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race

Jane Seo | Posted 09.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Jane Seo

This past June, my boyfriend and I ventured into deep-Brooklyn to get down and dirty at the Rugged Maniac, a 5K-obstacles race with feats like climbing over a wooden wall, crawling through the mud-filled tunnels, and rocketing down a 50-feet water slide.

The Top 5 of Florence

Andy Steves | Posted 08.25.2014 | Travel
Andy Steves

As many people around the world know, Florence, Italy is the European capital of renaissance history and art. Before you go across the pond, make sure these five activities are set in stone as you plan to walk the same streets as Michelangelo.

Started From the Bottom, Now We're at the Finish Line: Competing in the Great Urban Race in At

Jane Seo | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel
Jane Seo

During the past four years at Harvard, I have spent most of my Saturday afternoons in the basement of my dorm, waiting for the dirty clothes to be ...

Ready, Set, Race! Anticipating the Great Urban Race in Boston

Jane Seo | Posted 07.02.2014 | Travel
Jane Seo

Despite submitting what I thought was a quality, 3-minute video worthy of catching the eyes of the CBS producers, we were rejected from the show--not once, not twice, but a whooping three times.

The Tides of March

Tracy Christoph | Posted 05.18.2014 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

I'd like to share some of my favorite East Coast beach towns with you, with some warm thoughts for the season ahead. These award-winning destinations are sure to warm not only your body but also your spirit!

Daily Meditation: Rest Awhile

Posted 03.15.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

The Best Bloody Marys In America

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.07.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Synonymous with the lazy Sunday brunch, the Bloody Mary is an iconic fixture of the American drinking landscape.

These Sales Are The Only Reasons To Get Out Of Bed This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 02.21.2014 | Style

We know it's been a long, cold winter. And we know Saturdays are made for sleeping. For many of us, heading outdoors to do anything over the past thre...

Weekend Happiness And Unemployment Blues

Stanford Report | Clifton B. Parker | Posted 02.21.2014 | World

Stanford research studies show that free time is valued by the unemployed almost as much as by people with jobs. Both groups experience greater emotio...

The Beloved Family Tradition I'm Recreating For My Kids

Lori Ferraro | Posted 04.09.2014 | Parents
Lori Ferraro

I love that they have this little weekly tradition to look forward to. I love that my friends love to come over and share our tradition with us. I love that this is a slice (see what I did there?) of my childhood that is now a part of theirs.

Want To Drink Like A Famous Person This Weekend? Here's How Jennifer Lawrence Does It.

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 02.07.2014 | Taste

America's sweetheart drinks THIS?

8 Mistakes That Will Ruin Your Weekend Getaway

Budget Travel | Posted 04.08.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Escaping for a long weekend can be the best, right? But these tragic -- and totally avoidable! -- blunders can turn your quick getaway into "get me outta here!"

6 Things to Do with the Family This Weekend!

Sarah Bowman | Posted 04.07.2014 | Los Angeles
Sarah Bowman

Get smart about your Oscar pool, celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Beatles on Ed Sullivan and introduce your kids to Charlie Chaplin. All this weekend!

Your Typical 20-Something's Friday Night

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

The weekend is approaching. You are a 20-something girl. What are you going to do? Let's get real, you will probably do exactly this -- Text all y...

How To Make The Most Of Your Time Off

Robert 'Reb' Rebele | Posted 03.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Robert 'Reb' Rebele

Research is beginning to show that we need to be much smarter about what we actually do when we manage to get away from the office. Instead of simply "switching off," we need to learn how to switch among a variety of modes.

5 Ways Your Weekend Is Different Now That You Have Kids

Lori Ferraro | Posted 03.12.2014 | Parents
Lori Ferraro

Remember Friday afternoon happy hour? Remember concerts? What about brunch after rolling out of bed at 1:00 on Sunday afternoon? Remember brunch??? Yeah, that doesn't really happen anymore.