Maria C Sanz

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Linda Sarsour is every Islamophobe’s worst nightmare

Linda Sarsour is one of the most powerful social justice activists in the world.<p>Stand in her way, and you’ll quickly find yourself outsmarted—the Palestinian Muslim American activist’s quick wit and impenetrable perseverance make her, in her own words, “every Islamophobe’s worst nightmare.” Same …

Linda Sarsour

Skye McAlpine's secret guide to Venice

From A Table in Venice: Recipes from My Home<p>I’ve lived in Venice for as long as I can remember, yet I still surprise myself by stumbling upon a …

Italy

Rome’s 9 Most Exceptional Gelaterie

Right along with opera, aqueducts, and Galileo’s theories on planetary movement, gelato is easily one of Italy’s greatest cultural contributions — and Rome is one of the best places in the country to find it. Around the city, there are more <i>gelaterie</i> as churches, displaying their beautiful arrays of …

Ten untranslatable words that only exist in Italian

What's the word for the mark left on a table by a cold glass? Oh that's right, there's no word in English for that – but in Italian, on the other …

11 No-Fuss Party Platters That Will Make Guests Think You Got It Catered

Who doesn’t love a good party? Party prep, on the other hand… can be less of a blast. From cooking countless dishes to mixing pitchers of cocktails …

Healthy Eating

'When you eat a cone it is love': Five favorite gelaterias in Rome

American writer John Henderson tasted his first Italian gelato 40 years ago, and he's been eating it ever since. Now a Rome resident, he shares his …

Mini Doughnut Muffins

Fresh doughnuts are one of the things I crave most, but making yeasted doughnuts is a lengthy, involved process that I often don’t have time to …

A Meditation Exercise For People Who Simply Cannot 'Quiet' Their Minds

<i>In a warp-speed world, it can be difficult to entertain even the thought of slowing down for a meditation. The following mindfulness exercise,</i> …

Mindfulness

How to Get a Toddler to Sleep Alone in His Own Room

Not getting enough sleep can lead to a host of other issues with toddlers such as tantrums, meltdowns, crankiness, and a disagreeable demeanor. Sleep …

The Sweetest Way to Eat Rhubarb Doesn't Involve a Ton of Sugar

Ah, spring. It means milder weather, budding daffodils, and farmers market hauls of asparagus, ramps, and our favorite sassy vegetable-that’s-legally-a-fruit, rhubarb. In the small sliver of time between April and June, rhubarb is a regular guest at the table—you see it in buckles, pies, …

21 Artichoke Recipes That Aren't Just Dips for a Change

Artichokes are supposed to be good for gut health and full of antioxidants, but it's hard to look at a can of these funky-looking veggies and be …

15 Essential Casserole Recipes for a Simple Easter Brunch

You can always count on me to put a breakfast casserole front and center in my spread for Easter brunch. Not only is a casserole easy to pull off …

Easy chocolate cake recipes from some of the world’s best pâtissiers

LIFESTYLE FOOD<p><b>Three ultra-simple chocolate cakes from French master pâtissier’s Philippe Conticini, Cyril Lignac and Jean-François Piège. Because you</b> …

Dessert

The Wild Pizzas of Southern Italy Have to Be Seen to Be Believed

A restaurant critic and two chefs go on a pie-in-the-sky adventure to find exactly how far you can stretch the idea of pizza.<p>When do dough, tomato …

Neuroscience Says Doing This 1 Trick Can Help Your Children Feel More Fulfilled

It takes just a couple of minutes, but studies show this mindfulness exercise can boost compassion, resilience, and positive emotions. And it's not just for kids.<p>Say you get a nasty email from a client. Or you have to fire an employee. Or you're pitching to investors on zero sleep.<p>Entrepreneurs …

12 Beautiful Towns In Southern Italy That You Must Visit

Yup, I’m hankering on about Italy again! Honestly, I just can’t help it, it’s one of my favourite countries in the world to visit. Now, if you’re …

Italy

How to avoid the tourist masses in Venice

"Tourists destroy what they are looking for by finding it," wrote German writer Hans-Magnus Enzensberger — and that applies to Venice today. Still, …

Italy

Remote Italian Village Has Over 2,000 Residents That Are Living Past 100 Years Old

The elixir of life may very well exist in a small Italian village called Acciaroli located south of Naples and the Amalfi Coast. While known for its quiet fishing villages, beautiful historic buildings, rolling hills and dramatic coastlines, Acciaroli is also home to an unusually high number of …

University of California

Try this healthy pancake recipe, by Tom Kerridge

Pancake Day doesn't mean your diet has to take a battering. This healthy recipe by super chef Tom Kerridge is the best way to celebrate Shrove …

Food

Maria Speck's Greek Yogurt Chocolate Mousse Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Not only is this mousse quicker and more casual to make than the floofier traditional French version, but serious lovers of dark chocolate may find themselves liking it even more. The tart yogurt and total absence of cream and eggs let the fruity side of good dark chocolate really …

Dessert

15 Genius Apps Anyone With Anxiety Needs To Download

Whether you have an anxiety disorder, or simply feel worried sometimes, there are apps that can help with anxiety, and get you through your day. …

Apps

Cook this: Baked pasta alla parmigiana from chef Massimo Bottura’s Bread is Gold

<i>Our cookbook of the week is Bread is Gold by three Michelin-starred chef Massimo Bottura. Over the next four days, we’ll feature recipes from the</i> …

20 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates Living an Exceptional Life From an Average One | Inc.com

Steve Jobs set extremely high expectations. He wanted things done a certain way, challenging other people to work harder, work longer, and sometimes to do more than they thought was possible.<p>Steve Jobs had high standards. He wanted things to be done his way.<p>But he also believed in the power of …

Self-improvement

The healthiest gluten-free grain you aren’t yet eating

If oatmeal, quinoa, and brown rice are your go-to staples, you’ve likely encountered a phenomenon known in wellness circles as grain fatigue (a close …

The healthy sweet potato tots a famed chef’s family noshes on all winter

Noma may be Denmark’s most famous restaurant, but it turns out the locale’s legendary chef Rene Redzepi isn’t the only one in the family who’s a …

A former White House pastry chef reveals the low-sugar desserts the Obamas requested all the time

As the White House’s head pastry chef, Bill Yosses was charged by Michelle Obama with making desserts that were if not quite healthy, at least</i> …

Back-Button Focus: What It Is and Why You Should Be Using It

If you spend any time surfing photography forums and Facebook groups, you will undoubtedly see a constant flow of questions asking for the best way …

Cameras

19 Farro Recipes That Make You Wonder Why It's Taken You So Long to Eat It

Once upon a time, a titan named quinoa swept across the globe and started dominating all kinds of recipes. We understand why: It's full of protein, …

Essential Tips for Home Bakers from Pastry Chefs Across the Country

Follow these pro tips from pastry chefs across the country for better at-home baking.<p>Bake Like a Pro<p>Let's say you were (lucky enough) to be in a room …