Lisa Loffredi

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What Does It Mean to Be a Flexitarian? 10 Reasons You Should Try the Diet

Diets often tell us what we can't eat: Cut sugar. Cut oil. Cut dairy. Cut carbs. Cut red meat. If you've tried this approach to "healthy" eating, you likely know that it's hard to keep it up — and for many, restrictive diets can complicate our relationships with food.<p>Omnivores eat everything, while …

How Harvard Researchers Get Work Done (When They're Already Checked Out)

Let's be honest: We all procrastinate. Some of us have a chronic issue and literally wait to do everything until the last minute; others among us …

Tell Your Classroom Story with Flipboard

The best way to collect and share information across social media<p>I love Flipboard. I am just going to start it off right there. There are many apps …

Social Media

Identifying Fake News: An Infographic and Educator Resources

We recently posted, “10 Ways to Spot a Fake News Article,” which highlighted key items to look for on a website when determining its credibility. The …

Fake News

LinkedIn's top jobs of 2017 all involve software in one way or another

Nine of the 20 top jobs identified by LinkedIn involve information technology development, operations or analytics. The rest -- including healthcare …

Project Management

Vatican worried about Trump immigration order | Reuters

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The Vatican said on Wednesday it was worried about U.S. President Donald Trump’s moves on immigration, in the Holy See’s first comment since his executive order banning travel into the United States by citizens of seven majority-Muslim countries.<p>Archbishop Angelo Becciu (R) …

North Africa

The Masquerade Games in Bulgaria: Pictures

Folklore

4 Fun Literacy Activities with Google Docs

Google Docs is a great word processor, but is much more than just that. Although we can certainly use it to type up a report, take notes, or write a …

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success -- here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

<i>Amazon</i><p>Money isn't enough to motivate us to do good work<p>In 'Payoff,' Duke University behavioural economist Dan Ariely argues that human motivation is …

Self-improvement

A fascist’s win, America’s moral loss

<i>Sarah Kendzior is a St. Louis, Mo.-based commentator who writes about politics, the economy and media.</i><p>For over a year, after it became clear to me that Donald Trump had a real chance at victory, I have lived life in retrospect. "Be thankful for the present," I tweeted on Nov. 26, 2015. "We may …

‘We do consider this a hate crime’: Stranger threatens to light Michigan woman on fire for wearing hijab

University of Michigan student wearing a hijab threatened to be lit on fire, police say<br>By , The Washington Post<p>A University of Michigan student was …

3tags.org

How mental health should be taught in Canadian schools

Measuring success for Stacey De Souza’s students isn’t as conventional as getting an A on a test, making the basketball team or graduating from high …

Mental Health

Trump backs same-sex marriage but abortion under supreme court threat

President-elect tells CBS abortion laws should go ‘to the states’ In contrast, he is ‘fine’ with 2013 ruling on same-sex marriage Stephen Bannon and Reince Priebus named to lead Trump White House<p>President-elect Donald Trump sent conflicting messages about his hopes for the supreme court on Sunday, …

Donald Trump

The Vatican Is Praying for U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump

The Catholic Church is praying Donald Trump will be “enlightened” to serve the wellbeing and peace of his country and the world, following the …

How the Support of Catholics Helped Donald Trump’s Victory

In the election post-mortem and hand-wringing among pollsters, pundits, and prognosticators, many factors will be identified as contributing to …

Christianity

Hillary Clinton's concession speech and President Obama's remarks on a transition to a Trump presidency

Hillary Clinton<p><i>Excerpts of her concession speech Wednesday in New York</i><p>This is not the outcome we wanted or we worked so hard for, and I'm sorry that we did not win this election for the values we share and the vision we hold for our country.<p>I know how disappointed you feel because I feel it too, …

8 Horrible Habits That Are Ruining Your Productivity (and What You Can Do to Fix Them)

No better time to start than right now!<p>If there is one thing in life people underestimate, it is the impact of their daily habits.<p>Whether you want to admit it or not, the truth is that just about everything in life can be directed back to your habits. Long-term success is the result of good habits. …

Productivity

#BlackLivesMatter Goes Global

Black Lives Matter may have started in the U.S. in response to police violence against black people, but its message has now gone global.<p>Mass protests have recently taken place not only across the U.S. but also in countries including France, England, Senegal, Canada, South Africa and Germany.<p>Just …

Black Lives Matter