Julie Shuler-Misra

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Chocolate Avocado Pudding with Hazelnuts and Sea Salt

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — November 30, 2017<p><b>Chocolate avocado pudding</b> is a decadent, creamy, healthy dessert made with avocados and raw cacao …

Ending Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has suffered from back pain will tell you: It’s the f$cking worst. To learn how to treat it effectively—not to mention prevent it in the …

Pain

This misshapen pebble is actually the first dinosaur brain fossil ever found

Can it unlock the mystery of dinosaur IQ?<p>On a dark winter night in 2004, Jamie Hiscocks spotted an oddly shaped stone on a beach by his home in Sussex, England. “I could see in my torchlight structured detail on the surface of the object,” Hiscocks, a fossil hunter by trade, told me in an email. …

Dinosaurs

Latest recalls: Ikea ceiling lamps, infant booties, air conditioners and more

More than 1 million ceiling lamps sold at Ikea are being recalled this week because the glass shades can fall and shatter. Other recalled consumer products include 118 million gallons of propane gas and infant booties with decorative pompoms that pose a choking hazard.<p>Several brands of air …

A State-by-State Guide to America's Best Ramen

1. Kumagoro<p>7.8<p>533 W 4th Ave, Anchorage, AK<p>Sushi Restaurant · Downtown Anchorage · 16 tips and reviews<p>I love the seafood ramen..<p>2. Bamboo On …

Make This Crazy-Easy Artwork, Marvel at Your Craftiness

My boyfriend and I have been searching for framed art for our still-new apartment for about six months now, to no avail. There are such beautiful pieces out there and many new fantastic sites for buying art, but it all seems to cost a pretty penny. Often what is affordable measures something like a …

His stress is not like her stress

Muscles tighten, the heart pounds and nausea takes hold: In the face of sudden stress, men and women respond alike. But when threats, scares or …

How Can Principals Help Teachers Improve Their Craft?

This week's question is: "How can principals help teachers improve their craft?"

8 Simple Ways To Soundproof Your Home

Because we could all use a little extra peace and quiet.<p>You already know a peaceful home is a happy home. While that likely means choosing your furniture, lighting and home fabrics based on their comfort quotient, there's one thing that's easy to overlook — soundproofing.<p>Nothing zaps your zen quite …

14 Online Home Decor Shops You *Need* to Know About

Shopping for home decor can be downright difficult, especially when you only want the coolest, most unique pieces of furniture. While IKEA keeps the budget happy and Anthropologie is always good for a splurge, it’s fun to explore beyond big box stores, especially when you can update your living …

Best Spaghetti Squash Recipes

If you're looking to take carbs off of the plate, swap your regular spaghetti for some spaghetti squash. You can use this versatile ingredient in …

19 Crazy Ideas for Adventurous Home Decor

We all want to make our home look beautiful and unique, personal and one of a kind, a place where we would feel cozy but which we could also show off …

Children Not Criminals: Bringing Restorative Justice to Our Schools

Last fall, a disturbing video took over the Internet: a White school safety officer at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, South Carolina, pulled a Black, female student from her chair, slammed her to the ground, and dragged her from the room. Apparently, she failed to heed his order to leave …

Ancient Babylonians Used Geometry to Track the Planets

The Babylonians were even more mathematically advanced than we thought. A new report published today in the journal <i>Science</i> concludes that the ancient …

Fitness Friday: The One-Exercise Workout

Short on time in the gym? Golf Digest fitness advisor Ben Shear created an exercise that trains the lower and upper body in one compound movement. "It trains the hips, knees, glutes, back and shoulders in one shot," he says. The only thing you need is a dumbbell and something to sit on for the …

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Accountants Say You’ll Probably Make These 6 Homeowner Tax Mistakes

Get every deduction you’re entitled to without the fear of making mistakes that’ll bring the tax man to your door.

Top 10 Cleaning Products You Should Totally DIY

When you make your own detergents and other cleaning solutions, you not only get to control the ingredients you’re using, you could also save a …

Hung's Clay Pot Rice

As a student at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York, <i>Top Chef</i> winner Hung Huynh learned to cook with the Chinese trinity—GGS, or …

It's Not Christmas Until You Bake These Norwegian Butter Cookies

When I was growing up, the only time of year we ever, <i>ever</i> had cookies was at Christmas.<p>It made the weeks leading up to Christmas even more intensely special—the evenings spent standing next to my mother, referring to the notes scrawled in Norwegian in her tattered folio of treasured recipes, …

Chewy Vanilla Spice Cookies with Chocolate Chunks (Vegan, too!) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is a recipe I created for our Food52 Holiday Cookie Truck, inspired by Ovenly's Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie. I wanted a cookie that merged the benefits of a chewy chocolate chip cookie with the fragrance of a holiday spice cookie. Using their cookie base, I infused it with the …

West African Peanut Stew Recipe

"A hearty stew that's super-easy to make and great for peanut butter lovers. Can be made vegetarian or with chicken. In a pinch, feel free to use …

How a Mysterious 'Moho' Forms Beneath Earth's Crust

A dense crystalline "rain" falling into Earth's mantle could explain how a mysterious seismic boundary forms beneath the crust, according to a study …

Liyna and Anum's Big Feast: Building the Tandoor Oven

<i>We want you to throw big parties and win big (big!) prizes from</i> <i>Le Creuset</i><i>. (Find out more here.)</i><p><i>All week, we'll be featuring recent college graduates and longtime friends Liyna Anwar and Anum Arshad as they plan, prepare, and host a backyard South Asian-inspired feast for their mothers.</i><p><i>Today: Liyna</i> …

Homemade Chocolate Digestives Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A digestive is a proper British biscuit dating back to the 19th Century. The name is due to the inclusion in the original recipes of bicarbonate of soda which was believed to help the digestion. A good digestive should be sweet enough to dunk in a cup of tea but savoury enough to …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook with Cabbage, in Season in December

How to buy, store, and cook with cabbage, in season in December.<p>Humble cabbage is one of our favorite ingredients to cook with in the winter. It's versatile—you can sauté it, grill it, roast it into crispy chips, or eat it in a salad or slaw (you can't have too many raw veggies in December). There …

Gado Gado: A Brown Rice Bowl with Glorious Peanut Sauce

Looking for a healthy dinner option you'll want seconds of? Look no further.<p><i>During this post-Thanksgiving, pre-holidays week, BA staffers are sharing their favorite hit-the-reset button meals. This isn't diet food—it's the stuff that we eat when we just need a ever-so-slight detox. Today, assistant</i> …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook with Rutabaga, in Season in December

Here's how to buy, store, and cook with rutabaga, in season in December.<p>Often confused with purple-topped turnips, rutabagas are similar but, according to some (this writer, for one), much tastier. Rutabagas are sweeter than their turnip cousins, with a creamier consistency when cooked. In their …

potato kugel

Among the great Ashkenazi soul food traditions — bagels, lox, chicken noodle soup, challah, brisket and its cousins, pastrami and corned beef — few …