Helen Spaidioti

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warm lentil and potato salad

You don’t have to look at me like that. I know, <i>I know</i> how you and most people feel about lentils. About how they’re mealy and brown and generally …

26 Things about Networking (that I learned from books)

I don't have thousands of Linkedin connections or Twitter followers, but I often find myself being approached by other people on how to do networking right. For me, networking is about building relationships, helping each other, not only exchanging business cards. I love reading books, so I backed …

Networking

An Hour with Robin Williams (12/24/02) | Charlie Rose

nancy’s chopped salad

When it comes to meal salads, I feel pretty much everything you need to know is summed up by one of my favorite commercials of all time, which …

pasta and fried zucchini salad

Every time I make an Ottolenghi recipe, I become convinced that he has finally lost his mind. <i>Really, turmeric, black sesame seeds and parmesan</i> …

zucchini and ricotta galette

I realized this week that it has been way, way too long since I made a galette. I remember being infatuated with them when I launched this site, uh, …

On the Red Couch with Engadget's Myriam Joire

On the Red Couch with Engadget’s Myriam Joire<p>Inside Flipboard / December 20, 2012<p>We caught up with Engadget Senior Mobile Editor Myriam Joire during …

On the Red Couch with DecodeDC's Andrea Seabrook

On the Red Couch with DecodeDC’s Andrea Seabrook<p>Inside Flipboard / January 18, 2013<p>Andrea Seabrook left “the best job in journalism” at NPR to …

On the Red Couch with Jessica Alba

Inside Flipboard / February 1, 2013<p>Jessica Alba—the name inspires swooning from both sexes. Even our Flipboards fluttered a few pages when we sat …

On the Red Couch with Tech Thinker Kevin Kelly

Inside Flipboard / February 21, 2013<p>Kevin Kelly has built a career around asking a simple question: “Why?”<p>Kelly, a co-founder of Wired Magazine, …

On the Red Couch with DIY Doyenne Brit Morin

Inside Flipboard / April 3, 2013<p>With Brit + Co, a company devoted to simple and beautiful ways to live a more creative life, Brit Morin believes …

Listen: Beyoncé Flawlessly Addresses Elevator Skirmish with New Nicki Minaj Collaboration

Maybe you should cancel your Saturday night plans for the foreseeable future because that, apparently, is the night that <b>Beyoncé</b> likes to drop surprises on the internet. A few weeks ago it was the <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> teaser, and this week it’s a remix of last year’s track “Flawless.” The remix has a …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Man Who Literally Built 'Star Wars'

Set decorator Roger Christian tells us what it was like making George Lucas's dreams out of scrap metal<p><b>PLUS: The Art of Star Wars: See Exclusive Storyboards from the Original Trilogy</b><p><b>One of the most memorable elements</b> of the original <i>Star Wars</i> in 1977 wasn't the story, or characters, or even the …

Star Wars

Viral Video of the Day: Charlie Day's Graduation Speech

'It's Always Sunny' actor gives hilarious, heartfelt address<p>“You will get to receive wisdom, life lessons, knowledge… from a man who has made a …

John Oliver Explains The World Cup And FIFA To Americans (VIDEO)

John Oliver is "both excited and extremely conflicted" about the World Cup.<p>Why? Because he loves the tournament - but it's run by FIFA.<p>Take it away, …

Tangerine Sky

Zhu x Lana del Rey - West Coast

Lana Del Rey

Moby - Almost Home (Sound Remedy Remix)

After 687 Days on Mars, What's Next for Curiosity?

It takes Mars almost twice as long as Earth to rotate around the Sun.<p>Tuesday marks 687 days — one full <i>Martian</i> year — since NASA's Curiosity rover …

Amazing video: Extreme surfers in the Arctic | CNN Travel

The Gigaom interview: Thievery Corporation’s Rob Garza on how “we live in a streaming world”

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Thievery Corporation<p>There is better than a good chance that while relaxing on a beach somewhere or sipping a martini …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity