Megan

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Kotoba Miners uses Minecraft to teach Japanese

I’ve seen Minecraft used for all sorts of different purposes. Recreating Westeros from Game of Thrones. Taking a tour through Apple’s Infinite Loop headquarters. Teaching Japanese? That’s a new one.<p>James York is an English teacher at a Japanese university, as well as a PhD student researching …

Untapped Cities

Kara Walker's giant sphinx in the soon-to-be demolished Domino Sugar Refinery addresses the dark history of slavery in the sugar trade …

Route 66: The Center of the Universe

The fur coat in my hands costs $185,000.<p>The price tag states it clearly—the coat costs the same as a three-bedroom house in this town.<p>But then the lady with heavy pink lipstick whispers at me, her cupped hand hushing the secret that only the two of us know, “I could probably get you half-off for …

Long Weekend in Monterey

With a temperate climate year-round, a burgeoning food and drink scene, and numerous reasons to get outdoors—from hiking and golfing, to scuba diving …

Travel

Cornflake-Crusted Brioche French Toast

Slice brioche loaf into eight 1"-thick slices with a serrated knife. Using a 3" round cookie cutter, cut each slice into a circle and set aside. …

Breakfast

How to Dry Herbs

This is the time of year I find myself drying herbs. In part, it's because I tend to come across special, unusual varietals in the spring and late …

Mother Knows Best: Wise Food Advice from Our Moms

Mom's told us plenty of things over the years. Here are the good ones.<p>Our mothers didn't raise no fools—we know good advice when it's given to us. But when it's actually coming <i>from</i> our mothers, mixed in with nonsensical rules, parabolic stories, and "facts" gleaned from the internet, it's sometimes …

Time I

Single Serving: Sharon Van Etten – Every Time The Sun Comes Up

“Every Time The Sun Comes Up” contains the most confident and self-assured songwriting we’ve yet to hear from Sharon Van Etten. The clarity and …

How to Make Vegetarian Sushi at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Emma Galloway, the voice behind My Darling Lemon Thyme (and a new cookbook), is getting you on a roll making your own vegetarian or vegan sushi</i> …

National Teacher Apprication Day

Educators of the world, get those hankies out.<p>Because this...[dramatic pause]...is your story.<p>Yes, every year you need some good "louck" as you …

Flower Bouquet Cake Pops

May 5, 2014<p>I’m sharing these easy flower bouquets today… just in time for Mother’s Day.<p>There are endless ways to make flower cake pops. I’m blown …

Mini Lemon Cheesecakes

<i>Mini Lemon Cheesecakes topped with homemade lemon curd and fresh raspberries creates the perfect dessert for any Mother’s Day celebration.</i><p>I come from …

Gourmet

Lemon Gnocchi with Spinach and Peas: http://www.gourmet.com/recipes/2000s/2007/12/lemongnocchi