Kristi McClure

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Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal

Knowing how to program a computer is good for you, and it’s a shame more people don’t learn to do it.<p>For years now, that’s been a hugely popular …

19 Meatless Dump Dinners You Can Make In A Crock Pot

Meatless Monday just got easier.

Master Excel like the boss you are for less than $30

Microsoft's beloved WordArt feature of the 1990s helped your childhood self give homework assignments the ol' razzle-dazzle — all under the watchful …

Here’s a pot of chili you won’t get tired of eating

With this warming recipe comes the realization that, yes, a meatless chili that takes less than an hour to make can offer a satisfying chew and deep flavor. Make a batch on the stove top or in the slow cooker on a Sunday, and I bet you'll find various ways to eat it during the week — with roasted …

Slow Cookers

A Genius Method for Never Cooking Boring Lentils Again

Lentils don’t usually elicit flashes of anticipation in the way that, say, a molten, just-baked skillet cookie or a summer-perfect tomato sandwich do. But I humbly submit for your consideration a lentil recipe from vegetable whisperer Anna Jones, which—as practical as it may be—will hereby rank as …

The Coming Software Apocalypse

A small group of programmers wants to change how we code—before catastrophe strikes.<p>There were six hours during the night of April 10, 2014, when the entire population of Washington State had no 911 service. People who called for help got a busy signal. One Seattle woman dialed 911 at least 37 …

Fox Toast Will Make You A Morning Person

It's bound to make you smile.<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>Not a morning person? Fox toast can make you one. Just look at that little blueberry nose. You can't</i> …

Breakfast

9 delicious meals you can prep this weekend and enjoy all through next week

If you’re like us, finding the time and energy to cook dinner after a long day at work is truly an impossible feat. We totally get it. But what about …

Amy’s Drive Thru is A Meatless Fast Food Joint That’s About to Expand Throughout the Country

via Amy's Drive Thru<p>It can be tough to find fast food options out there that conform to the standards we set for ourselves. Some people love meat, …

Hit the road jack: This vegetarian brisket recipe actually tastes like meat

The Nosher via JTA — Have you heard of jackfruit yet? If it hasn’t come across your Facebook feed or email inbox yet, keep your eyes open because it …

Recipes

These 3-Ingredient Skillet Tarts Will Make You a Hero

If you love egg and cheese sandwiches (and who doesn't?), you're going to love these breakfast tartlets. While they may <i>look</i> fancy, they are super …

Breakfast

Pumpkin Pie Thumbprint Cookies

[1]<p>From Nicole Perry, POPSUGAR Food<p>Ingredients<p>2 sticks (16 tablespoons) unsalted butter, at room temperature<br>• 2/3 cup (132 grams) granulated sugar<br>• 1 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 2 cups (284 grams) all-purpose flour<br>• 1/2 of a (12 1/2-ounce) jar pumpkin butter, …

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

Make This Easy Slow Cooker BBQ Chicken ASAP

Barbecue chicken is one of the most versatile things to have in your fridge or freezer. Whether you're making tacos, a sandwich, or a salad, a batch …

Cooking

The 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women

50. Hole<i><br>Live Through This</i> <b>(DGC, 1994)</b><p>Released on April 12, 1994 — seven days after her late husband's suicide, <i>Live Through This</i> is the first major label release and most definitive work by Courtney Love and her band Hole. Often viewed in the shadow of Kurt Cobain but built to eclipse it, the album …

Sous-Vide Cooking Just Got Easier (and More Affordable)

Anova, a leader in at-home precision cooking technologies, has launched its smallest, most affordable sous-vide circulator yet. The Nano, which …

Sous-vide Cooking

Chia Seed Pudding 4 Ways | Recipes

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

How to convert a van into the ultimate adventure vehicle

You have a normal van. You want to convert it into a cool camper so that you can live everywhere for free. Where to start? This video! Nate Murphy, …

Off-grid

Outdoors-Ready, Vegetable-Filled Korean Noodles You Can Make Without a Recipe

My memories of <i>bibim-guksu</i> go back to any day of my childhood when I can picture my mom opening the refrigerator and realizing she hasn’t gone grocery shopping for several days. All that’s left is an array of half-eaten <i>banchan</i> (side dishes)—not enough to serve alone, but wasteful to toss. Luckily, …

Drinking Your Coffee This Way Could Change Your Health

What's your first thought when you wake up in the morning? Whether you immediately crave a gallon (or 10) of coffee or you'd prefer to sip on a glass …

Why Everyone Should Pack a Tennis Ball in Their Carry-On Before a Flight

It will definitely come in handy...<p>When it comes to packing a carry-on for a flight, most of us will think to include a good book, <b>magazine</b>, reading glasses, ear plugs and maybe even a neck pillow.<p>But there is one surprising item that will benefit you more than any of these. And that is… a tennis …

Handy

Has Lake Tahoe ever looked more beautiful than it does right now?

A powerful and unrelenting blizzardy blast coated the Northern Sierra Nevada this winter.<p>Back-to-back storms buried the Lake Tahoe area in snow, crippling transportation, shuttering ski resorts, knocking out power and disrupting the daily lives of thousands.<p>In the first three weeks of January …

An Activist’s Life: Mark Baumer Dies 100 Days into his Barefoot Walk Across the U.S.

A post shared by mark baumer (@baumerworld) on Jan 19, 2017 at 7:13am PST<p>Mark Baumer was not your typical activist. The 33-year-old author and poet’s …

The Truth About Fish Oil Supplements

Omega-3 fatty acids are healthy fats that are essential for good health, and since our body doesn't make them, we have to get them from other …

New York University

Hungry? Here Are 4 Healthy Snacks So Yummy You'll Forget They're Good for You

Healthy snacks that are tasty and low in sugar are fairly hard to come by. Packaged varieties might have convenience going for them, but their hidden …

How Explorer Mike Horn Found His Way After Losing His Wife

These Parchment Baked Eggs Will Change the Way You Do Breakfast

Have you ever thought of ditching the skillet and steaming your morning eggs instead? If not, you’re in for a treat! Cooking <i>en papillote</i> creates enclosed steam which locks in flavor, moisture and packs the extra punch! This French method of cooking in parchment packets is extremely versatile but is …

World Vegetarian Day 2016: 12 veggie burger recipes that even carnivores will love

Veggie burgers get a bad rap. The ever less-exciting meat-free alternative to a tasty hamburger is often seen as a vegetarian's last resort at a …

The Most Addicting Fall Cookie Recipe Ever

Pumpkin Snickerdoodles<p>Save<p>It’s officially autumn here, and cooler weather brings boots, scarves, and a plethora of pumpkin recipes! We’ve got the …

Go ahead, curse in front of your kids

I always seasoned my vocabulary with as many four-letter words as 50-cent ones, at least until my first child was born two years ago. That's when I found myself — and I'm almost embarrassed to admit it — watching my language. Something deep in my subconscious told me that profanity might harm him …

Psychology