Tips for healthier ways to barbecue.

A Better BBQ

Summer is so close, you can almost smell it — along with hamburgers, chicken, and other backyard barbecue classics. A growing body of research, however, finds that grilling season can be hard on your health if you eat charred meat or inhale too much smoke.


The Minimalist Challenge: #ELminimizes

Join the Experience Life team’s 30-day experiment to minimize clutter — inspired by the Minimalists.

Putting Kids — and Fun — Back Into Kids' Sports

Putting Kids Back Into Kids’ Sports

Many children simply don’t have fun playing sports anymore. Here’s a plan to reverse the “adultification” of youth athletics.

#3: What Your Body Is Trying to Tell You

What Your Body Is Trying to Tell You (Infographic)

Common signals you shouldn’t ignore.


Proof Positive: Genetically, Many Friends Are Like Family

Research duo Nicholas Christakis and John Fowler recently discovered that the friends we choose tend be as genetically similar as our fourth cousins.

Rethinking the Lunchbox: 3 Meal Makeovers

Rethinking the Lunchbox: Meal Makeovers

Three of our favorite nutritionists revamp kids’ lunches to create meals the whole family can enjoy.

Nordic-Skiing Nirvana

Nordic-Skiing Nirvana

Breathtaking views and pristine mountain trails make the Yellowstone Ski Festival an early-season mecca for skiers of all abilities.

Savoring Salmon

Savoring Salmon

Enticing and unexpected ways to enjoy this super-healthy fish.

Improve Your Golf Swing

Improve Your Golf Swing

Here’s how to build the strength and mobility you need — while warding off injuries that could put a crimp in your golf game.


Lunch Gear Giveaway

Win these reusable lunchware goods by entering our giveaway!

Loving What I’ve Got: Jacquelyn Fletcher’s Success Story

Loving What I’ve Got: Jacquelyn Fletcher’s Success Story

How one woman lost 100 pounds and has kept it off for nearly two decades — and counting.