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 …

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

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 …

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> …

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 …

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 …

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> …

The life of Hessel and Hannes

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 …

Healthy Eating

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> …

10% Happier

• <b>Author:</b> Dan Harris<p>#1 New York Times Bestseller<p>Winner of the 2014 Living Now Book Award for Inspirational Memoir<p>"An enormously smart, clear-eyed, brave-hearted, and quite personal look at the benefits of meditation."<p>—Elizabeth Gilbert<p>Nightline anchor Dan Harrisembarks on an unexpected, hilarious, …

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, …

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> …

Beautiful Boy

• <b>Author:</b> David Sheff<p>#1 New York Times bestseller <br>With a new afterword<p><b>Now a Major Motion Picture</b><br>Starring Steve Carell * Timothée Chalamet * Maura Tierney * and Amy Ryan<p>“A brilliant, harrowing, heartbreaking, fascinating story, full of beautiful moments and hard-won wisdom. This book will save a lot …

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 …

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 …

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, …

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 …

Mental Health

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