Holly Hudson Young

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Layered Salad

This is a simple and beautiful salad, and a staple at potlucks and luncheons in my area of the country. You can vary the ingredients according to …

Country Lifestyle

17 Well Decorated Walls That You'll Want to Recreate at Home

Wall decor is paramount to interior design no matter which way you look at it. Indeed, the worst thing you can do is to leave the walls blank and …

Home Decorating

9 Books You Should Read Before They Become Movies This Year

Get to them before the directors do!<p>1. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them<p>Apart from all you Potterheads out there, the majority of people might not know <i>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</i> is actually a mini-book released by Newt Scamander a.k.a. J.K. Rowling in 2001. What you most likely …

Books

These Children’s Books Just Won 2016’s Most Prestigious Awards

The American Library Association has announced the winners of its annual children’s and young adult media awards, some of the most prestigious prizes …

Secret Teacher: let the government think I'm a failure, I've got my own success criteria

This term I had the most soul destroying conversation of my career. I was told by my ever supportive line manager that although the school wanted to award my pay rise, based on the hard work I had put in last year, the policy would not allow them to because the results in my department were not …

Teaching

13 Books to Read Before They're Movies in 2016

<i>Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media</i><p>From sweet children's classics to edge-of-your seat dystopian thrillers to swoon-worthy romances, movie adaptations of kids' and teen books in 2016 are likely to be big box-office draws for families. If you or your kids like to read 'em before you see 'em, here's a …

My Favorite Books of 2015

"A room without books is like a body without a soul." ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero<p>I am a book lover. I love being surrounded by stacks and stacks of books, both read, and unread. I adore walking into someone's home and scanning their bookshelves and get giddy when I see familiar titles. I carry at least …

32 New Books To Add To Your Shelf In 2016

New year, new TBR pile.<p>Whether you’ve promised yourself that 2016 will be the year you’ll read more books, the year you’ll read books more thoughtfully or the year you’ll read fewer curmudgeonly comments sections, we have a few new releases worth considering.<p>We’re looking forward to bold familial …

39 Organizing Ideas That Will Actually Make Your Home Look Spotless

Who else is <i>so</i> ready for a blank slate? It's a new year, which means it's time to say goodbye to any chaotic or messy spaces and take on some killer organizing habits - ones that will leave you with a spotless, gleaming home. Looking for some ideas to get you started? Here are some brilliant …

17 Inspirational New Year's Reads For The Self-Help Skeptic

Any book can be a self-help book!<p>A new year, a new you! Right? It's tough to keep those New Year's resolutions, though, and a little guidance or inspiration never hurts. The right book means you're never going it alone with your plan to be more generous with your time, to commit to hitting the gym, …

How to Save Your Love Relationship: An Interview With Arielle Ford

I was delighted to interview Arielle Ford during the release of her new book, <i>Turn Your Mate Into Your Soulmate: A Practical Guide to Happily Ever After</i>. Arielle Ford is a leading personality in the personal growth and contemporary spirituality movement and the author of eight books including the …

How to Organize Your Paperwork in Just 10 Minutes a Week

I am an organization nerd. Not only does the thought of going to an office supply store make me giddy, but I have been known to spend a torrid …

Personal Finance

The best books we read in 2015 - Vox

  <p><i>Words of Radiance</i> by Brandon Sanderson (fiction)<p>I spend my day writing about conflicts — like the war in Syria — that are vicious, depressing, and defined mostly by the lack of good guys and good options. <i>Words of Radiance</i>, a wonderfully detailed story of good versus evil and the second book in …