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17 Pictures That Prove Teachers Have The Best Sense Of Humor

Teachers are the greatest gift!

Teaching

Recipe: Orzo Tabbouleh — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are many versions of tabbouleh out in the world, but I think this could be a new favorite. While the Middle Eastern herb salad is usually made …

Pasta

10 of Our Best Chicken Skillet Recipes — Recipes from The Kitchn

I am not sure which is more tried and true when it comes to weeknight cooking: a trusty skillet dinner or crowd-pleasing chicken. It really doesn't …

Cooking

61 Random Products On Amazon That Are SO Legit

When it comes to buying products on Amazon, you want to make sure that the stuff you're spending money on is legit. And I'm not just throwing out …

Shopping

Scallops with Lemon-Basil Sauce

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Finely grate lemon rind, reserving 1/4 teaspoon. Squeeze lemon, reserving 2 tablespoons juice. Pat scallops dry with paper towels.<p>…

Recipes

Delicious Southern Foods the Rest of the World Finds Disgusting

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, these Southern foods are special. They have permanent places in our cookbooks and on our tables. That said, not everyone …

Cooking

Turkish Kebabs

Grilled meats or kebabs are a mainstay of the Muslim world, from Turkey to Iran to India and Pakistan to Muslim China to Indonesia (where kebabs are …

Cooking

Sabika Sheikh, exchange student killed in Texas shooting, is laid to rest in Pakistan

KARACHI, Pakistan — A 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student killed in a mass shooting at a high school in Texas was laid to rest Wednesday in her …

Pakistan

30 Heirloom Potluck Recipes Passed Down from Grandma

Grandma’s dish was always the first to go at any get-together, and these tender cakes, chewy cookies, bubbling soups and creamy salads prove why. …

Cooking

For Tiny Breads, All You Need Is 5 Minutes & Flour

I’m a big believer in the vehicle—an edible one. Much of what I cook is soupy or saucy and relies much more on flavor than it does on structure, shape: A whole mess of chopped vegetables and canned tomatoes or stewed lentils with a smattering of herbs. It’s great, really (usually), but getting it …

Bread

70 15-Minute Potluck Recipes That’ll Save the Day

Completely forgot that you agreed to make an app, side or dessert for your neighbor's party or kid's school event? No worries! Here are some …

Zora Neale Hurston’s Lost Interview With One of America’s Last Living Slaves

<i>Their Eyes Were Watching God</i> is required reading in high schools and colleges and cited as a formative influence by Toni Morrison and Maya Angelou. …

Black History

Molasses Sugar Cookies II Recipe

"These taste like a ginger cookie. They can be either crispy or chewy, depending on when they are taken out of the oven. Balls of dough are formed, …

Authentic Chicken Tikka Masala Recipe

"This authentic chicken tikka masala dish follows an old family recipe."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup plain yogurt<p>2 teaspoons garam masala<p>2 teaspoons paprika<p>1/2 …

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …

White Texas Sheet Cake Recipe

"This cake is good to make a day ahead, and is very popular at pot-lucks."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup butter<p>1 cup water<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 cups white sugar<p>…

The Outbound Journal

Underwater Noise Pollution Is on the Rise and Its Effects Have Been Deadly

Sixteen whale carcasses washed up on India’s Konkan coast in 2015, followed by 20 in 2016. A 37-foot whale washed up dead on Mumbai’s Juhu beach in …

Colin Kaepernick shares powerful reminder of Jackie Robinson's stance on the anthem

This weekend, Major League Baseball honored Jackie Robinson’s legacy of breaking baseball’s color barrier. Every player donned Robinson’s otherwise retired No. 42 for Sunday’s games, and teams focused on the impact Robinson had on the game and this country.<p>Colin Kaepernick honored Robinson as well …

Jackie Robinson

The Scariest Thing About Facebook Isn't Even How It Treats Your Data

Its power to influence users makes Facebook a tool for "mass population control," and Mark Zuckerberg's utopian goals only increase the danger.<p>Mark Zuckerberg's marathon date with Congress is over. It might as well never have happened.<p>For two days, Facebook's CEO stuck to his bland talking points, …

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

This one-pot wonder is a great, simple way to enjoy lasagna | The Star

<b>2</b> cloves garlic, chopped<p><b>2 tbsp (30 mL)</b> olive oil<p><b>1 lb (450 g)</b> ground meat (mixture of veal, beef and pork)<p><b>2</b> spicy Italian sausages, casing</b> …

A top Texas butcher shares how to make proper beef jerky at home

Shawn Knowles is a self-described “old-school butcher” and owner of Old Town Market in Lewisville, Texas. He began working at the shop when his …

Cheech & Chong Can’t Stand Marijuana-Hater Jeff Sessions: ‘I Can’t Sleep at Night, Man!’

The iconic stoner duo open up about the 40th anniversary of their cult classic ‘Up in Smoke’ and the chaotic Trump administration.<p>The duo Cheech & …

Cannabis

Center Of The Milky Way Has Thousands Of Black Holes, Study Shows

The supermassive black hole lurking at the center of our galaxy appears to have a lot of company, according to a new study that suggests the monster is surrounded by about 10,000 other black holes.<p>For decades, scientists have thought that black holes should sink to the center of galaxies and …

Universe

The Atomic-Bomb Core That Escaped World War II

Before two deadly nuclear mishaps, scientists used to risk “tickling the tail of a sleeping dragon.” An Object Lesson.<p>In 1946, shortly after the end of World War II, the physicist Louis Slotin stood in front of a low table at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, concentrating intensely on the object …

Neutrons

Boost Your Mood, Relieve Anxiety, and Breathe Easier — With This 1 Natural Solution

Two things that are exploding on the wellness scene right now: essential oils and cannabis. Whether you drop herbaceous oils in your aromatherapy diffuser to calm down, sip a CBD tea for anxiety, make lemon water for a boosted mood from the citrus oils, or use cannabis to relieve pain and tension, …

11 Common Steak Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Finally get that perfect sear.

Cooking

We Tried 28 Pinterest Food Hacks and Here’s What Happened

This will save you from a lot of Pinterest fails.<p>3-Layer Magic Cake<p>We were skeptical that this cake would deliver on its promises—one simple batter, …

14 Secret Menu Items You Should Order at Chain Restaurants

Ask and you shall receive made-to-order dishes at Starbucks, Chipotle and more