Amanpreet Kaur

33 Flips | 1 Magazine | @AmanpreetKa1aeq | I am a Master of Library and Information Science student at Rutgers expecting to graduate at the end of the Summer 2015. To learn more about me, feel free to check out: https://sites.google.com/a/alumni.iastate.edu/ms-aman-s-site/home

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup With Quinoa and Roasted Chickpeas [Vegan]

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Recipes

Coconut-Chocolate Cream Pie

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 box (9 ounces) Nabisco Famous Chocolate Wafers<br>• 1 stick (1/2 cup) unsalted butter, melted<br>• 1 cup sweetened flaked coconut, toasted, divided<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• 1/4 cup cornstarch<br>• 13½ ounces canned coconut milk<br>• 1 cup milk<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 3 egg yolks<br>• 1/2 teaspoon coconut extract<br>• 1 1.75-ounce Mounds …

Now We're Cooking with Math

Nothing clears a dinner party faster than talking about math. But maybe what the subject needs is a friendly ambassador. Someone like Eugenia Cheng, who teaches math to artists studying at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She’s found the ideal vehicle for teaching math to people who …

7 Ways to Grow Your Savings Account Balances

One of the common top concerns that I hear from individuals is how they're not able to save. A consistent savings plan helps you build a solid …

Money Market

The 25 richest, healthiest, happiest, and most advanced countries in the world

The Legatum Institute, a London based research institute released on Thursday its 10th annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks the …

Emerging Markets

Educational Christmas gifts for children

Play time; it really is a crucial factor in the development of your child's cognitive ability. Not only does play time help develop good social skills through bonding with parents and friends, it can also improve decision-making skills and subject specific knowledge, depending on the toy or …

Education Technology Makes The Most Impact In The Least Recognized Places

People often ask me for specific examples of how technology is impacting global education. I suspect they are looking for super glossy examples of futuristic classrooms. They hope I’ll describe some design innovation or a revolutionary adaptive algorithmic trick. They expect video games, virtual …

Breathtaking travel destinations from National Geographic’s 2015 Traveler Photo Contest

With over 23 million Instagram posts already hashtagged #vacation, competition is increasingly fierce for most photogenic holiday background. Those looking for a little inspiration might consider checking out the latest batch of travel photo submissions from National Geographic’s 2015 Traveler …

Wiith Is Like Tinder For Meeting New Friends, Not Dates

If you’re looking to meet new people but don’t want to explicitly commit to it being a date, as on Tinder, a new app called Wiith wants to help. The social app aims to connect nearby people who share the same interests and have them join up for local activities and events – like a more informal …

23 MORE Cookie Butter Recipes You Need in Your Life

When Trader Joe’s released its Speculoos cookie butter, the entire world went wild, and rightfully so. The sweet + buttery spread is so addictive that we regularly eat it by the spoonful while watching our favorite nightly sitcoms. (Sorry, we’re not sorry.) But what else can we do with cookie …

How to Get Money to Start a Business – 8 Startup Financing Options

Every year, hundreds of thousands of Americans launch their own businesses. According to the U.S. Small Business Administation (SBA), in 2010, there …

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Wide disparities remain in access to state pre-K

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disparities in access to early learning opportunities have increased, with some states enrolling nearly all children in their …

The Rise of the Millennial All-Inclusive Traveler

Last month we launched a new FREE Skift Trends Report, <b>The Evolution of the All-Inclusive Resort</b>, brought to you in partnership with <b>Club Med</b>. Below is …

5 Benefits of Having a Social Media-Savvy Kid

Digital technology allows kids to share their work with a wider audience and even collaborate with far-flung partners (an essential 21st-century skill). If they're really serious, social media can provide essential feedback for kids to hone their craft.<p><i>By Caroline Knorr, Common Sense Media</i> …

Social Media

10 Ways to Overcome a Creative Block

Being creative can be cathartic, uplifting, and eye-opening, but it can also be a major pain in the neck. When the creativity isn’t flowing, we can …

Creativity

4 Types of Running Workouts (and Why You Should Be Doing Them All)

Reinvigorate your workouts to go longer, run faster, and drop pounds<p>If you’re like most guys, you’re a creature of habit: You go to bed at 11 p.m., hit the john after your morning joe, and run the same loop at the same speed.<p>That’s great for sleeping and pooping, but not so good for your fitness or …

14 DIY recycled cardboard crafts that will amaze your kids

Sweet Airstream Camper PlayhouseOf all the cardboard crafts out there, this awesome airstream camper playhouse has to be one of the best ever! …

Blogger Perez Hilton welcomes baby daughter via surrogate

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Perez Hilton had an extra special Mother's Day: He spent it with his brand-new baby girl.<p>Hilton says his daughter, Mia Alma, was …

51 Modern Living Room Design From Talented Architects Around The World

The living room is at the heart of the house in most cases. It’s where we welcome our guests, where we entertain them and where we spend time as a …

What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Neuroscience

3 MasterChef Juniors Cook the Perfect Mother’s Day Brunch

Smoke filled the air and announced your burnt Eggo waffle with a side of over-sweetened weak coffee—that’s the Mother’s Day breakfast in bed we remember serving. But what happens when your kid knows how to sous vide? We visited three past contestants, including one winner, of the cooking challenge …

Pancakes

Apple and Microsoft’s visions for the future are delightfully different

One wants the device at the center of your life, the other wants to make the device irrelevant<p>Microsoft’s evolution over the past few years has brought it closer to Apple than ever before. Just like its old nemesis, the Windows company now sells its own phones and tablets, gives away OS updates for …

Improve Your Finances with Habits That Require the Least Change First

When you’re getting your financial life in order, it can seem like it’s necessary to make big sweeping changes. Move out of your house, throw out …

Make Queso for Cinco de Mayo, Not Guacamole

Namely, the Tex-Mex version with savory taco meat, black beans, and fresh pico de gallo.<p>News outlets warn we're on the verge of an avocado shortage. So why splurge on something facing extinction, especially on Cinco de Mayo? "Queso's perfect for all special occasions," says Matt Post, the …

Itex™ – furniture catalog design by Los Caballos

Furniture catalog design by visual communication studio Los Caballos for Itex™.<p>The creative team of Los Caballos, a Buenos Aires, Argentina based …

Classic Airline Advertisements Track Branding Through the Decades

Air travel in the 1950’s and ‘60s was expensive, dangerous, and uncomfortable—imagine smoke-filled cabins, bumpy rides, and no seat-back movies. But …

Social Media For Nonprofits: 5 Tips For Increasing Awareness

May 5, 2015<p>Share<p>Social media has become an essential tool for nonprofits. It allows nonprofit organizations to connect with their audience on a …