Ersula Yasin

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Over 20 Good Apps to Use in BYOD Classroom

December 5, 2014 <br>BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is not only about students bringing their own devices to class and using them for educational purposes. …

31 Delicious Things To Bake This Holiday Season

Think of it as a holiday bake-it list.

How to Make a Better Old-Fashioned

<i>We’re strong proponents of having a good home bar. Welcome to Cocktail Hour, where we’ll show you the best ways to put your liquor cabinet to use. This cocktail is brought to you by thebar.com.</i><p><i>Today: Stay in tonight. Fix yourself this drink.</i><p>It’s one of life’s great myths that Friday evenings are …

What Happens at a Scandinavian Holiday Feast... in the Middle of the Woods

When it comes to creating the perfect holiday spread, it's no surprise that Scandinavians do it right: braised pork belly, cheesy potato gratin, and more.<p><b>The invitation says three things: Meet at the Majorstuen subway stop in Oslo at 5:50 p.m. sharp, dress warmly, and come hungry.</b> So that’s what I …

Why LA Chef Zach Pollack Implemented a Kitchen Tipping Policy

Earlier this week, news broke that one LA chef and restaurant owner had come up with an unusual solution to the increasingly controversial practice of tipping. Chef Zach Pollack added an additional tipping line to all receipts at his restaurant Alimento, allowing customers to leave a separate …

12 Perfect Holiday Gift Wines

Underdog Wine Co.'s Ryan Sciara selects 12 gift-worthy holiday wines that will thrill everyone from your father-in-law to your hair dresser.<p>The best …

Insanely Crispy Garlic Short Ribs

These crunchy short riblets from Andrew Zimmern are the perfect snack for eating with a frosty glass of beer.<p><i>These Philippine short ribs from Andrew</i> …

9 Easy Recipes for Homemade Holiday Gifts

Homemade treats make wonderful holiday gifts -- and wouldn't you rather spend time in your kitchen than brave the crowds at the mall?<p><b>1. Homemade Granola</b><p>Packed in a jar or pretty tin, homemade granola makes the perfect edible gift. This version, inspired by the granola served The Inn at Occidental …

20 Cookies to Move to the Top of Your List

It's time to prioritize. You're up to your ears in holiday recipes and the harsh truth is that it's not all going to happen. But before you break out the red pen and start slashing, promise us you'll spare at least one or two of these cookie recipes, each of which surprised us and brought silly …

Make Your Holiday Extra Bubbly with Veuve Clicquot's Cool New Collab

Holiday gift-giving can be a challenge, especially when it comes to more "peripheral" friends (colleagues, counselors, your Great Aunt Bobbie). It's …

Street style tip of the day: Sequin joggers

Street style tip of the day: Sequin joggers<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>Ready to make a statement this holiday season? If you're sick of the same drab …

2014: The Year of The Insta-Fashion Friends

The rising trend of fashionable friendsfrom designers to models to celebritiesdominated the year 2014. Here, the most stylish (and powerful) fashion BFF Instagrams of the year.<p>The rising trend of fashionable friends—from designers to models to celebrities—dominated the year 2014. From Kendall …

Best Accessories, Shoes, and Bags of 2014

One of my favorite things about fashion is the way something can be completely foreign one minute and then <i>everywhere</i> the next. Something I'd never even heard of could wind up on my must-have-or-will-actually-cry list with whip-fast speed. Before you say I'm talking crazy, let me remind you that …

5-Minute Outfit Idea: Denim Look for The Weekend

<i>For those mornings you oversleep before work, battle your closet in preparation for a night out, or simply need some extra inspiration on a Saturday morning, we're coming to your rescue with chic and effortless five-minute outfit ideas.</i><p>The always-polished Blair Eadie of Atlantic-Pacific delivers …

10 Best Instagram Fashion Moments of the Week

Between Chanel’s pre-fall extravaganza in Salzburg and the British Fashion Awards in London, the levels of fashion FOMO ran particularly high this week. Model and actress <b>India Menuez</b> looked like she had no trouble shaking it off at Art Basel Miami Beach, and her graphic ensemble was off the wall in …

The Cool Minimalism of Red Lips and Winter Whites: Beyoncé, Kendall Jenner, and More

With holiday season in full swing, is there a more festive pairing than a winter white party look and a swipe of crisp red lipstick? At the British Fashion Awards in London this week, <b>Kendall Jenner</b> defied her nude-lipped Kardashian roots with a bold ruby hue that stood out against her alabaster …

Beauty: face facts – exfoliants are essential, skin refreshers a luxury

It seems I infuriated many a few weeks back by saying toner is useless. I unwittingly made those who swear by liquid exfoliants such as Clinique Clarifying Lotion, Alpha-H Liquid Gold or Clarins Gentle Exfoliator Brightening Toner think I was dissing their favourite products. Not so.<p>I can see why …

Review: Toyota goes bold with new Camry

For years, Toyota's Camry has dominated the family sedan segment with a focus on comfort and reliability — and blithe disregard for the particulars of handling and style.<p>The bland formula has made the trusty Camry the nation's bestselling passenger sedan for 12 consecutive years.<p>That won't work for …

'Tis the Season: Taste Test of Reindeer Sausage

Anchorage's Town Square Park on West 5th Avenue is a festive place. Particularly during the summer when the waning orange glow of the sun at 11 pm sort of makes it feel like sunrise. Which got me in the mood for breakfast, or was it the dueling smoke wafting my way from the three reindeer sausage …