Denise Vogt

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How to make an impact on Giving Tuesday when you're strapped for cash

Throughout the holiday giving season, we're encouraged to support worthy charities with our dollars.<p>But making donations can be difficult, or even …

Giving Tuesday

The enduring whiteness of the American media | Howard French

What three decades in journalism has taught me about the persistence of racism in the US<p>Over the course of 2014, America seemed to reawaken to one of its oldest preoccupations: the reality of how race is lived in the United States, and in particular the many stark disparities that persist between …

5 Best Marinade Recipes

40 Pasta Salad Recipes You Need to Try This Summer

You'll want to whip these up every chance you get.<p>A summer picnic, potluck, or barbecue — these easy pasta salads will be your go-tos. And watch it be the first bowl to go empty. They're packed with a colorful mix of veggies, homemade dressings, and cold pastas.

14 amazing wildlife encounters captured on camera

A couple camping in Botswana woke up to find lions licking water off the outside of their tent, refreshing themselves with pools of the rainwater that had fallen overnight. "What a privilege," said Ms Lubbe of the rather alarming wake-up call. If that video (above) whets your appetite, here are …

Make One Batch Of This Chili, and Feast On It All Week

Our chili recipe delivers a huge protein payload. Cook it once, and eat for a week<p>Preparing all your meals for the upcoming week is smart: You eliminate stress, eat healthier stuff, and spend way less energy agonizing over what’s for dinner.<p>Plus, you lessen your chances of swerving into the …

It's time to acknowledge the genocide of California's Indians

Between 1846 and 1870, California's Indian population plunged from perhaps 150,000 to 30,000. Diseases, dislocation and starvation caused many of these deaths, but the near-annihilation of the California Indians was not the unavoidable result of two civilizations coming into contact for the first …

U.S. Army

Eat More Fish: A Week's Worth of Pescatarian-Friendly Dishes

Friday nights and early Saturday mornings, you'll usually find me on my couch with a stack of cookbooks and magazines, flipping through recipes on my phone. With the weekend ahead, I can't help but fantasize about the cooking I'll do: pancakes for breakfast, Italian-American-style scampi for …

Healthy Eating

Grilled cheese tacos are here to fulfill your wildest food dreams

We need to taco 'bout the newest trend in grilled cheese.<p>The Food in my Beard, a cooking blog created by Dan Whalen, has a creation that will make …

grilled cheese

7 Relationship LIES That Will Ruin Your Happily Ever After

Lately I've talked to a few friends who have shared some <i>really</i> surprisingly wrong ideas that they have about their relationships.<p>It took a little bit of digging, but it turns out that sometimes the real problem is underlying, damaging ideas about how things really work. The truth is, no one hands …

Into the Mind of a Psychopath

Robert Hare steps out of the sunlight and into a West Vancouver pub. “Let me see your eyes,” says the 82-year old, piercing me with a cautious gaze …

15 Bite-Size Desserts To Bake This Month

Bite-size just means you can eat a dozen, right?

Nana's Chocolate Vinegar Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

A thrifty Depression-era hack just happens to make one of the fluffiest cakes around.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax poetic about them. Today, senior designer</i> …

Dessert

Meet the 'smiling' rescue cat who has melted everyone's hearts

This 'smiling' cat, Duchess, didn't have many reasons to grin before she was rescued by the the Adobe Animal Hospital and Clinic in Texas.<p>The stray cat was hit by a car, and suffered from a crushed skull. If she hadn't been rescued, she probably would have died.<p>Her injuries from the car mean she …

23 Brownies That Are Almost Too Powerful

"This is too much chocolate." —said no one, ever.