Jasmine Edmond

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9 Chilling Psychological Thrillers To Add To Your Reading List Now

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Books

50+ back to school ideas, activities and icebreakers

The first day of school is met with excitement as students reconnect with old friends, share about their summer and look ahead to another year. As …

Teaching

Standardized Testing Is Not A Fair, Sensible System For Evaluating Teachers

Policy hounds have been searching for a tool to accurately and fairly evaluate K-12 teachers for years, and to date, they have been largely unsuccessful. That has left us stalled in versions of the following conversations:<p>Policy leaders: We are going to evaluate teachers by flipping this magical …

Pedagogy

Michael Pollan recommends 4 books that will change the way you think about your brain

The author of The Omnivore’s Dilemma appeared on The Ezra Klein Show to discuss his new book about the science of psychedelics.<p>Michael Pollan’s work has mostly focused on what we eat and why, most famously in his 2006 book <i>The Omnivore’s Dilemma</i>. That book’s advice — Eat food. Not too much. Mostly …

Barnes & Noble

6 Great Places to Move Abroad

Sometimes simply traveling to a new and unique country just won’t cut it. Whether it’s a week, two weeks, a month, or even a year, sometimes a …

10 “Notes to Self” that Will Stop You from Taking Things Personally

Let’s start off with a simple question:<i>Why do we always take things so personally?</i>There are admittedly quite a few viable and valid answers to …

Health

The Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my weeklong …

Nutrition

11 No-Sugar Snacks That Skip the Refined Stuff but Not the Flavor

Snacking becomes infinitely more important once you start watching your sugar intake. When the munchies suddenly hit, finding something to hit the …

This Is the Worst Roommate Story You’ll Ever Read

<b>Alex Miller’s spare room</b> had been on Craigslist for two weeks when, last March, she got the call she’d been waiting for. The man at the other end …

The 5 Places Where People Live the Longest and Healthiest Lives

These areas are known as Blue Zones.<p>Global life expectancy averages out to 71.4 years. That means, of course, that some parts of the world see much …

The Lower Abs Workout to Take Your Core to the Next Level

Everyone has a six-pack underneath it all—time to bring yours out to play.<p>The thing about lower abs is that everyone already hasthem—actually …

15 Easy Salad Dressings You Can Make in Less Than 5 Minutes

Never force down a dry salad again.<p>January 24, 2018<p>I'm always looking for ways to make my salads more interesting. I usually just put on the usual …

Food

22 Quick Weeknight Meals You Can Make With Shrimp

Anybody who knows me knows I love seafood—it's easy to prepare, quick to cook, and almost always delicious, whether you're pan-roasting salmon or …

Seafood

This turmeric tonic is going to be your go-to energy boost beverage

When Sarah Schneider, co-owner of NYC’s Egg Shop, realized that she and other staff members at the restaurant were <i>all</i> experimenting with turmeric at …

These Vegetarian Breakfast Ideas Are Seriously Good (Even Meat Lovers Agree)

I can't help but associate breakfast time with delectable meat sides like bacon, sausage, and ham—but let's be honest, all of that isn't very good …

Where You Can Legally Smoke Weed in the USA, Mapped

Earlier this week, we published an article on how a pop-up weed dinner is coming to a city where, technically, it's illegal to consume or sell weed …

7 Easy AF Dinners You Should Make This Week

Effort level: bare minimum.

101 Positive Quotes to Help You Look on the Bright Side

Here's the ultimate list of positive quotes--including some classic words of advice and a lot of new ones you probably won't find elsewhere.<p>Sometimes, when you need inspiration in your life--whether for love, success, or work--it helps to hear the motivational words that others have shared. So here …

11 Websites That Let You Book Luxury Hotel Rooms for Cheap

These sites let you book five-star hotel rooms for an affordable price.<p>These days, it’s easier than ever to travel for less. With a click or tap of a …

18 Fruits You Had No Idea You Were Doing Wrong

More fruit is always a good idea.

The Best Avocado Recipes For All The Addicts Out There

You know who you are.<p>There’s a lot of potential beneath the skin of the humble avocado. They can be mashed into guacamole. They can be fried into tacos. Or better yet, filled with eggs and baked into the best breakfast this side of the Atlantic.<p>Not only are avocados delicious, but they’re good for …

Healthy Eating

How to Sew a Wrap Skirt

Every spring I head to Ventura, California for our annual Craftcation: Business + Maker’s Conference. Ventura is one of my favorite California beach …

Sewing

11 Meal Prep Snacks To Add To Your Weekly Routine

Because no one actually has the time and granola bars can get boring.<p>August 04, 2017<p>I am a planner. For real, I know it sounds odd, but I find peace …

5 great reasons to visit Phu Quoc, Vietnam

The pristine Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc (pronounced Foo–Kwok) lies off the Cambodian coast in the Gulf of Thailand. Long one of the country’s best …

Vietnam

Pillow Talk: How to Make Standard Pillowcases (in 15 Minutes) with Any Fabric

Now that our master bathroom is at a good stoping point (not finished, but it’s coming along), I’m shifting gears to the master bedroom for a little …

Ready to Go: 7 NEW Women's Sewing Patterns

The travel case is packed – and somehow there is still a highlight piece missing? Straight to the sewing machine for you because each of these seven …

Sewing Machine

18 Paleo Recipes That Are Actually Super Satisfying

Comfort food for breakfast, lunch, or dinner — but paleo-friendly.

12 Smoothie Recipe Ideas

Food Network Magazine whips up 12 delicious smoothies, from sweet chocolate chip cookie to cooling cucumber.<p>Strawberry Shortcake Smoothie<p>Blend 2 cups …

25 Delicious Recipes That Will Make You Love Salad

Because salads are the best summer food.