April

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Rohingya trafficking: Thai army officer held in first military arrest over disaster

Lieutenant General Manas Kongpaen accused of trafficking, detention and ransom after dozens of bodies were found in abandoned camps<p>A senior Thai army officer has turned himself in over his alleged involvement in the south-east Asia human trafficking disaster, marking the first arrest of a military …

Samoa Sheet Cake

Every now and then, with all the yummy recipes I make for this blog, one recipe stand out more than the others… a recipe I claim to be one of my top …

Recipes

Baked Goat Cheese with Roasted Garlic and Pull Apart Baguettes

Baked Goat Cheese with Roasted Garlic and Pull Apart Baguettes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 10, 2014 54<p>Apparently it’s a week of cheese!<p>Not complaining, not …

“Spooky” Cinnamon Sugar Flour Tortilla Crisps Recipe

One of my mother’s favorite treats is to heat up a flour tortilla, rub a little butter over it, sprinkle it with sugar and cinnamon, roll it up, and …

This Howling Husky Just Does NOT Want To Leave The Dog Park

He just doesn't wanna go, you guys!<p>In this video from Youtuber Josh G, an indignant and adorable husky dog is having too much fun at the dog park and digs in his paws in protest of leaving.<p>The subtitles definitely make the video. So accurate.<p>h/t Laughing Squid

Kara's Party Ideas The Best Crock Pot Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate Recipe! Rich & Creamy

This rich and creamy <b>CROCK POT HOT CHOCOLATE RECIPE</b> is simply divine! There’s nothing like some warm hot cocoa on a cold wintery day. Serve this at a …

Cooking

Nutella Crêpe Cake

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A 3-ingredient cake -- halfway in between delicate and rustic -- you'll want to work into your</i> …

Dessert

A Kale Salad with Grilled Stone Fruit, Prosciutto, and Feta

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: A grilled peach and apricot salad brings the powers of the grill to the salad bowl -- and lights a fire inside pyro-inclined children.</i><p>If there …

Recipes

How to Install a Stone Walkway

We’ve been taking advantage of the change in weather. After being cooped up in the house this long winter, we are excited to get some of the …

Landscaping

The Canal House's Zucchini with Spicy Anchovy Butter

<i>All week long, Christopher Hirsheimer and Melissa Hamilton of The Canal House will be sharing their recipes from last year's Canal House Cooking, Volume 8: Pronto!</i> <i>And we're giving away a copy every day this week.</i> <i>Open up a bottle of Sangiovese and follow along to bring a little Italy into your</i> …

Recipes

The life of Hessel and Hannes

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Waldorf Salad

63 Incredibly cozy and inspiring window seat ideas

1 Kindesign’s collection of <b>63 Incredibly cozy and inspiring window seat ideas</b> will help inspire your search for the perfect ideas on designing your …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

The Goldfinch

• <b>Author:</b> Donna Tartt<p>WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE<p>"<i>The Goldfinch</i> is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind....Donna Tartt has delivered an extraordinary work of fiction."--Stephen King, <i>The New</i> …

Books

10% Happier

• <b>Author:</b> Dan Harris<p>Winner of the 2014 Living Now Book Award for Inspirational Memoir<p>Nightline anchor Dan Harris embarks on an unexpected, hilarious, and deeply skeptical odyssey through the strange worlds of spirituality and self-help, and discovers a way to get happier that is truly …

Happiness

Brain on Fire

• <b>Author:</b> Susannah Cahalan<p>An award-winning memoir and instant <i>New York Times</i> bestseller that goes far beyond its riveting medical mystery, <i>Brain on Fire</i> is the powerful account of one woman’s struggle to recapture her identity.<p>When twenty-four-year-old Susannah Cahalan woke up alone in a hospital room, …

Books

A Long Way Gone

• <b>Author:</b> Ishmael Beah<p><i>My new friends have begun to suspect I haven't told them the full story of my life.</i><i><br>"Why did you leave Sierra Leone?"</i><i><br>"Because there is a war."</i><i><br>"You mean, you saw people running around with guns and shooting each other?"</i><i><br>"Yes, all the time."</i><i><br>"Cool."</i><i><br>I smile a little.</i><i><br>"You should tell</i> …

Books

Beautiful Boy

• <b>Author:</b> David Sheff<p>What had happened to my beautiful boy? To our family?What did I do wrong? Those are the wrenching questions that haunted every moment of David Sheff ’s journey through his son Nic’s addiction to drugs and tentative steps toward recovery. Before Nic Sheff became addicted to …

Books

Call the Midwife: Shadows of the Workhouse

• <b>Author:</b> Jennifer Worth<p>The sequel to Jennifer Worth's New York Times bestselling memoir and the basis for the PBS series Call the Midwife<p>When twenty-two-year-old Jennifer Worth, from a comfortable middle-class upbringing, went to work as a midwife in the direst section of postwar London, she not …

Midwifery

Lean In

• <b>Author:</b> Sheryl Sandberg<p><b>The #1 international best seller</b><br>In <i>Lean In,</i> Sheryl Sandberg reignited the conversation around women in the workplace.<p>Sandberg is chief operating officer of Facebook and coauthor of <i>Option B</i> with Adam Grant. In 2010, she gave an electrifying TED talk in which she described how …

Sheryl Sandberg

Unbroken

• <b>Author:</b> Laura Hillenbrand<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader’s Circle for author chats and more.</b><br>In boyhood, Louis Zamperini was an incorrigible delinquent. As a teenager, he channeled his defiance into running, …

Books

Why Tens Of Thousands Of People Are Signing Up For This Online Happiness Course

The Internet is jam-packed with information about how to be happy -- much of it conflicting, and a good deal of it simply inaccurate. With over 75 million Google search results for the term and 40,000 happiness-related books available for purchase on Amazon, the sheer volume of advice out there can …

This Gluten-Free 'Pasta' Recipe Will Blow Your Mind

And it might become your new favorite weeknight meal.<p>There's no denying the deliciousness of a big bowl of pasta. All of that starchy goodness, drenched in a rich sauce—sorry, we're salivating. But between the noodles, meat, and sauce, this dish is hardly low in calories, not to mention off-limits …

The Eating Disorder I Was Too Ashamed to Talk About

I struggled with anorexia in high school. I tried in vain many times to recover on my own, but when it became obvious to doctors and therapists that I needed more help than my outpatient team could provide, I went to an inpatient treatment center the summer before my senior year.<p>I wish that with …

If 'Gravity' Got An Honest Trailer

Let's face it: After "Gravity" leaves movie theaters, it won't be worth seeing. Sorry, but between the somewhat lackluster story and dialogue, and the fact that the stunning visuals will no longer be relevant on a small screen, "Gravity" has a pretty short shelf life.<p>Once again, Screen Junkies says …

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