Annie Britten

12 Flips | 3 Magazines | @AnnieBritten | Keep up with Annie Britten on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Annie Britten”

12 Insightful Books That Capture What It's Like To Be An Introvert

For the solitary dreamers who tend to live inside their own heads, books have always been cherished companions. In reading, introverts can indulge their need for a respite from socializing; even better, they can live vicariously through the characters on the pages, sharpening their powers of …

10 Books That Are Dying For A Sequel

<i>Originally posted on Kirkus</i>.<p>We live to read books so good we don’t want them to end. The books on this week’s list fall into that category. Now if the authors of these books would just listen to us and finish the sequel already, all would be right with the world.<p><b>For more from Kirkus, click …

Who Should Play Mario Batali & Gordon Ramsay in the Marco Pierre White Movie?

Last week, Eater reported that legendary British chef <b>Marco Pierre White's</b> memoir <i>The Devil in the Kitchen</i> has been optioned by director/producer Ridley Scott. The biggest question about the potential film, of course, is: Who should play White?<p>Ripe fodder for film, White's book chronicles his rise to …

Plant a Medicinal Garden, Part 1: Immune-Boosting Herbs - Natural Health

While arctic temperatures hover over New York state like a stubborn fog and the weather forecast announces another fresh snow blanket covering the …

Gardening

Start a Medicinal Herb Garden with Culinary Herbs

Growing medicinal herbs is fun, economical and easy! Whether you have a large garden site or simply a pot on a window sill, you can start your own …

Gardening

Organic Bug Spray Recipe

Let’s talk about insects, shall we? About how much we hate them? And then, let’s talk about an organic bug spray recipe.<p>Some days I can take a sucker …

21 Epsom Salt Garden "Cheats" You Don't Want To Miss!

There are many reasons to use Epsom salt (magnesium sulfate) in the garden. It contains magnesium one of what vegetable garden growers call the …

Gardening calendar: grow more mint and pick sweetpeas

This week's top gardening tasks, from sowing poppies to diving primulas<p><b>1 Sow poppies</b><p>Watch Sarah Raven show how to sow poppies<p>Why not, in the centenary year of the First World War? If sown direct now, many varieties flower within eight weeks. Poppies prefer to be sown direct rather than into a seed …

Gardening 101: Tomatoes

Tomatoes: “Wolf Peaches”<p>Tomatoes are something like that co-worker who sweetly wears pencil skirts and cardigans, and is all sunshine and timely …

Gardening

'Give up dairy products to beat cancer’

A leading scientist, who has been fighting breast cancer since 1987, says the disease is overwhelmingly linked to animal products<p>In 1993, the breast cancer that had plagued Jane Plant since 1987 returned for the fifth time. It came in the shape of a secondary tumour – a lump in her neck the size of …

Cancer