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Politics Briefing newsletter: Why O’Leary quit; Ontario’s budget; and Trump drops threat

<b>CANADIAN POLITICS</b><p>Paid-up <b>Conservative Party</b> members will receive their mail-in ballots for the leadership vote any day now, but they've got one fewer candidate to consider: reality TV star Kevin O'Leary has left the race as suddenly as he entered. In an interview with The Globe's Laura Stone, he …

Canada

21 Crock-Pot Dump Dinners For Winter

Don't let the name scare you.<p>• <b>24 Dump Dinners You Can Make In A Crock-Pot</b><p>• <b>21 Vegetarian Dump Dinners For The Slow Cooker</b>

Healthy Casserole Recipes You Won't Believe Are Good for You

Let's start with this vibrant gratin, which can only be described as a vegetarian's dream dish. It's packed with antioxidants from the sweet potatoes and cauliflower and uses a lightened-up bechamel sauce. You read that right: This bechamel sauce uses olive oil instead of butter!

Silicon Valley billionaires are appalled by normal schools — so they've created this new one

Kids take attendance on an iPad, complete a "playlist" of activities, and learn 3D modeling software to design a playhouse for the class pet.<p>Founder and CEO Max Ventilla previously helmed the personalization team at Google, where he helped build Google+ and other products that make the internet …

Online Education

35 One-Pot Meals Just Right for Dinner Tonight

A flavor-packed triumph, this one-pot wonder pairs lemon-coriander salmon fillets with a bed of rich bacon-flecked orzo.

Warm Kale and Quinoa Salad

Ingredients<p>Salad:<p>1/2 cup quinoa<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 2 pkg (each 100 g) shiitake mushrooms stemmed and sliced<br>• 1 pkg (227 g) cremini mushrooms thinly …

Food

Grab the napkins — Korean BBQ chicken is spicy, sweet and super-sticky

Get ready to enjoy this dish — but be prepared to have sticky fingers and maybe a smudge or two of sweet-and-spicy sauce on your chin. No worries. …

BBQ

Chickens, It's Your Time to Brine

That Thanksgiving turkey isn't the only bird that you can brine. Here's why you should be brining chicken—all year 'round.<p>We all know how much better a turkey tastes if you brine it before roasting it. But we're about to take things a step further: You should also be brining your chickens—and not …

Cooking

10 tourist traps you should avoid in Italy — and where to go instead

But Italy is big, and it can be overwhelming for first timers, who inevitably, bowled over by choice, fall into overpriced tourist traps.<p>Here are the places you should avoid, and the often cheaper, always more authentic alternatives you should hit instead.<p>If we told you to go see a tilting old …

Italy

Korean Grilled Chicken

• Difficulty: Easy |<br>• Total Time: 50 mins, plus 2 hrs marinating time |<br>• Makes: 6 servings<p>Not as common as the beef and pork dishes at a Korean barbecue …

BBQ

Did someone say ... SAMR?

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-SA ) license<p>SAMR is an acronym standing for substitution, augmentation, modification …

Quinoa Tabbouleh

6 Servings<p>The classic Middle Eastern salad gets an of-the-moment upgrade with the "it" grain, quinoa.<p>June 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup quinoa, rinsed well<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt plus more<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>1 garlic clove, minced<p>1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>Freshly ground black pepper<p>1 …

Quinoa

The Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week — 6/12

If you’re a parent with a Twitter account, chances are you tweet about your kids — and often. Some of the things we’ve seen (the good, the bad, and …

Kids

Cake Mix Makeover: Wondrous Ways to Doctor Boxed Cake Mix

Whether you are a novice baker or a pro in the kitchen, doctoring a cake mix allows you to create superb sweets that will taste as though you’ve …

5 Better-for-You Cobblers and Bettys

Tara Donne, FOOD NETWORK : 2012, Television Food Network, G.P.<p>If there’s one thing I’m a sucker for in the summertime, it’s a piping-hot fruit …

Low-Calorie Muffins That Won't Make You Fat

Muffins are convenient treats to enjoy for a breakfast on the go or on slow Saturday mornings, but the baked good can be a calorie bomb if you’re not …

Some Very Good Android Apps to Develop Kids Reading and Literacy Skills

May 19, 2015<br>Looking for some good Android apps to help young kids develop strong literacy skills? The list below has you covered. We have sifted …

21 Grilled Chicken Recipes for Your Memorial Day Grill

Properly grilled chicken is truly delicious—tender and juicy, with a smoky flavor and charred grill marks. But most of us have had our fair share of disappointments—if you're not careful, chicken can wind up dry and stringy. Luckily, we've got tried and true methods for the most flavorful, juicy …

Cooking

Blueberry Breakfast Cookies

Blueberry Breakfast Cookies.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 14, 2015 89<p>It’s not like we need an excuse to have cookies for breakfast… but I’m giving you one …

Breakfast

19 Cold Noodle Recipes for When It's Too Hot for Ramen

Crunchy, chewy, and bright noodle salads to guest star at all your summer picnics, cookouts, and beach trips.<p><b>Soba, udon, vermicelli—there isn't a noodle</b> out there that doesn't feel at home in a cold summer salad with crisp vegetables and a bracing dressing to bring it all together. Keep these …

Cooking

The Genius Way to Cook Chicken Thighs (That Are Better than Fried)

<i>Every week—often with your help—Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Kristen is gallavanting around on the Genius Recipes cookbook tour, so she's sharing an excerpt from the book (and a new favorite chicken recipe).</i><p>"Short of turning …

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

This meal is definitely a kid-friendly choice, but adults will likely enjoy it, too.

How to Make Any Kind of Banana Bread in 6 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes—but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Make banana bread just like Mom used to—slightly underbaked and full of add-ins from the pantry—without a</i> …

5 Non-Alcoholic Lazy Summer Drinks

Here are 5 easy non-alcoholic drinks to make for family and friends on hot and humid summer days.<p><b>Tart Muddled Mint Lemonade</b><p>It doesn't get more beachy and summery than freshly made lemonade here in America! Some people like it sweet - I like it tart. The mix of mint, freshly squeezed lemon juice and …

Spices

15 Chicken Nugget Recipes for Grown-Up Taste Buds

There’s just something about little pieces of chicken that appeal to kids of all ages. Like wings and tenders, they’re crispy, savory and comforting, and their size makes them a perfect vehicle for hot sauce and dips (OMG the dips!). It’s enough to make us want to order off the kids’ menu well into …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Turkey Meatballs and Tomato Sauce

No fuss homemade turkey meatballs in a rich tomato sauce simmered all day your slow cooker! This classic recipe is a keeper and one I'm happy to …

Red Quinoa Salad with Arugula, Artichoke Hearts, and Olives

Sometimes a side dish will steal the show -- and when that's the case, maybe it should be the main dish.<p>Makes 6 cups, serves 12 as a side dish<p>Serving …

Food

11 Recipes That Prove the Versatility of Halibut

<i>Pictured: Halibut with Watercress Pesto and Cannellini Beans recipe from CHOW</i>Halibut–it’s not just for the hell of it! It’s high in protein and …

Food

5 awesome slow-cooker meatloaf recipes for all you Crock-Pot lovers!

Meatloaf is one of those dishes that does surprisingly well in a slow cooker — possibly even better than in the oven, which can quickly dry out the much-maligned dish. We found five twists on Crock-Pot meatloaf that can be prepped and ready for you when you get home.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Classic slow-cooker meatloaf:</b> …

Cooking

obsessively good avocado cucumber salad

It’s been 29 weeks since I first made this avocado and cucumber salad, which means two things: it predates this news, meaning that all of my theories …