Madison Shapcott

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My daughter Martha – in pictures

Siân Davey’s photographs of her teenage stepdaughter, Martha, were taken over three years, as she negotiated the change from child to young woman. They are published in a new book: Martha (Trolley Books)<p>Read an interview with Siân Davey here

Teens

What to Read This Spring - WSJ.com

Advertisement<p>Paul Dickson on the mental side of baseball, its singular moments in history, the game as a poetic metaphor for life and the time Satchel Paige went to play for a dictator.<p>Paul Dickson on the mental side of baseball, its singular moments in history, the game as a poetic metaphor for …

Books

The Best New Books Coming Out Summer 2018

Coming soon to a bookstore near you<p>It’s shaping up to be another great summer for books, which is why the number one item on our spring cleaning …

Books

12 Books That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

T<p><b>he actual sound of an “lol” is dead silence or a small puff of air through the nostrils</b>. In the 12 years I’ve been sending texts I know this to be …

Books

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:<p>Nonfiction<p>1."I've Been Thinking," by Maria Shriver …

12 Instant Pot Recipes for Easy Weeknight Dinners

Turn the menu planning pressure off.<p>1 of 15<p>Mike Garten<p>Smoky Vegan Black Bean Soup<p>Slow and steady wins the race — at least when it comes to this …

Cooking

Chicken Taco Recipes

Chicken tacos are a nutritious alternative to traditional beef tacos and generally contain less fat and saturated fat. Plus, they're a quick and …

Filipino Grilled Pork Chops

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:40 minActive:30 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories520Total Fat23 gramsSaturated Fat5 …

Hungarian Coffee Cake

Sarabeth Levine | Sarabeth’s Good Morning Cookbook | Rizzoli, 2015My daughters go crazy every time I make this Hungarian coffee cake. It was a …

Coffee Cake

Pack These Books: This Year’s Best Spring Break Reads

These new books are perfect traveling companions.<p>Shouldn’t you read a great new book this spring break? Why, of course you should. We have plenty of …

13 Things I Wish Someone Told Me About Therapy So I’m Telling You

For one, it can actually be fun.<p>So, I'm passing on a few findings from my experience so far in case it'll help. Just keep in mind that therapy is highly personal and not everything here will apply to every person.

This High School Student Used Her Prom Dress To Make A Statement About Police Brutality

Milan Bolden-Morris is a 17-year-old high school senior at Cardinal Newman High School in West Palm Beach, Florida. She is on her way to playing Division I basketball at Boston College this fall with a full scholarship and, like many high school seniors, attended her school’s prom last weekend. …

West Palm Beach

The Guy Who Designed Minimalist Movie Posters Every Day For a Year Finally Finished

Pete Majarich caps off his year-long project to create a remixed movie poster every day with a packed video.<p>He made it! After an entire year, graphic designer Pete Majarich completed his ambitious design project, <i>A Movie Poster a Day</i>, completing exactly 365 unique poster redesigns. An artist of …

Hyperrealistic Sculptures Make Clay Look Like Wooden Humans

Using clay and paint, sculptor Chris White makes fantastical sculptures that resemble the ancient bristlecone pines of California.<p>Ceramics and wood are two vastly different materials and artistic mediums, but the Virginia-based sculptor Chris White uses clay's highly malleable properties to mimic …

15 Sun-Dried Tomato Recipes That Add Bright Flavor to Your Meals

Keeping flavorful ingredients on hand is the best way to make sure you never have to suffer through a boring weeknight dinner. Some people stock up on interesting grains and seeds, so they can make these buckwheat recipes, while others opt for shelf-stable proteins, so they can whip up a canned …

World-Class Quilt Artist Libby Lehman Is Auctioning Her Remaining Works

Bidding on certain items starts as high as $25,000.<p>At the end of this month, a new online auction will give quilt collectors from around the world their chance to bid on 50 art quilts by world renowned fabric artist, author, and teacher Libby Lehman. In April 2013, Lehman suffered a near fatal …

Cure For Depression? Fast Treatment Method Discovered In Enzyme Study

A new a method for speeding up the treatment process for depression has been found, according to a study by the University Of California San Diego …

An Intimate Look Behind the Scenes in a Chinese Nightclub

Ukrainian photographer Sergey Melnitchenko first arrived in China as a dancer. Performing in a nameless Chinese club he describes as being “more like …

Enchilada Lasagna [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

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Sweet Potatoes

The Invention of Georgia O’Keeffe (Photos)

A new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum offers a fresh perspective on the development of the seminal modernist artist Georgia O’Keeffe.<p>Photo …

Guy Makes Custom Hats for Toad That Shows Up on His Porch Nightly

Chris Newsome noticed that night after night, the same toad kept showing up on his porch. He loved seeing his toad friend every day and decided to …

20 Springtime Pasta Recipes That Are Calling Your Name

If your pasta-cooking routine needs a little Spring cleaning, look no further than the following recipes that feature the season's best produce and flavors. From asparagus pesto to garlicky white wine sauce and lemons galore, you won't find any tomato sauce here. Gear up for the most refreshing …

Italian Food

This Doctor Specializes in Gut Health—Here's What He Eats in a Day

If you keep up with the health and wellness world, you've likely noticed the fixation on gut health and inflammation. In short, gut health is about …

The Japanese Brewer That Makes Café-Style Coffee at My Desk

I love coffee in the morning, but the Green Mountain brewed in bulk at my office broke my spirit. After trying a French press at work (too much to …

Coffee

A long-lost satire by F. Scott Fitzgerald perfectly mocks the fake news of the 1920s

Nearly 100 years ago, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote a short story mocking what we now might call “fake news.” The story, never published, remained in the archives until today.<p>This morning, the New Yorker published “The I.O.U.,” a satire written in 1920 about the way publishers chase sensational …

Literature

'The Mummy' in VR was shallow, but the seats were not

VR seat company Positron teamed up with Universal at SXSW this year to showcase a "Zero Gravity VR Experience" tied in with the studio's <i>The Mummy</i> reboot.<p>While it fell (way) short of simulating weightlessness, it was nonetheless a nice way to watch virtual reality. If only the stuff I was watching …

10 Scariest Documentaries to Watch on Netflix

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) offers some of the scariest movies and documentaries you’ll find today.<p>If you are feeling brave, check out these 10 …

Horror

The Best Food Instagram Accounts

Everything in moderation, you know?<p>When we set out to find the best Instagram accounts for healthy eating, we first had to answer the question, “What does it mean to ‘eat healthy’?”<p>It’s a fair question that even our government is trying to tackle. And almost everyone has an opinion. It’s high-fat, …

Healthy Eating

Illiterate, Married at 11, Mother at 12: Now a Leader Changing Fates

Married against her wishes at 11 to her dead sister’s husband, Sidhamallamma Kanchappa gave birth to her first child at home when she was 12. It was 1998, the child nearly died, and the doctors at the hospital chided her and the family for marrying so young.<p>That experience taught her the importance …

Taste Beyond The Tongue