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Recipe: Sour Cream and Dill Cucumber Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

Everyone needs a go-to recipe for summer cookouts and potlucks, and this fresh cucumber salad is absolutely the answer. Crunchy cucumber slices, …

Recipes

The Science on Weight and Health

<i>Editor's note:</i> There is a lot of confusion, misinformation, stigma, and bias about how your weight impacts your health. So we’ve created a …

29 Bite-Size Apps That Prove Everything Is Better Smaller

We are sort of obsessed with bite-size foods. First of all, you can try a little bit of everything. Secondly, they’re the easiest way to feed a …

10 Smoothies With More Protein Than Two Eggs

1 of 11<p>mama mia/shutterstock<p>When you think high-protein breakfasts, you inevitably think eggs. But two eggs pack only about 13 grams of protein, and there are plenty of simpler morning meals delivering way more of this hunger-quashing nutrient. Each of the following 10 delicious smoothies contains …

The most important skill nobody taught you

Before dying at the age of 39, Blaise Pascal made huge contributions to both physics and mathematics, notably in fluids, geometry, and probability.<p>This work, however, would influence more than just the realm of the natural sciences. Many fields that we now classify under the heading of social …

Pascal

15 Summer Sandwiches That Won’t Get Soggy at the Beach

Beach season has officially hit—which means it’s time bust out the shades, dust off your surfboard (or if we're being real—boogie board), and get …

Explainer: what's the difference between formative and summative assessment in schools?

The recent Gonski report argues Australia needs assessment and reporting models that capture both achievement progress and long-term learning …

The 6 most nutrient-dense foods that should rule your diet

Preventing common diseases (like cancer and heart disease) and promoting health and longevity is as simple as regular trips to the farmers’ market, …

How To Make Slow Cooker Baked Beans — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Meet your new favorite summer party recipe: slow cooker baked beans. Long loved for their sweet, tangy flavor and tender, creamy texture, baked beans …

Cooking

If You Love Mushrooms, You Need These 20 Recipes

I believe I survived my years as a vegetarian because of mushrooms. Their sturdy texture and hefty flavor were such an easy substitute for meat, …

Cooking

7 things I wish my current self learned when I was younger

I wish I had learned these 7 lessons when I was younger. It would have helped me get on the path to a happier and healthier life:<p>Health is priority #1<p>…

Quora

"Westworld" Season 1 Recap

"The maze wasn't meant for you."<p><i>Fair warning: If you haven't watched Westworld Season 1, then don't read the following post unless you want all the plot spoilers.</i>

The NRA's worst nightmare is here

<b>(CNN) —</b> It feels like the early days of the #MeToo movement, which caused a cultural shift regarding sexual misconduct -- but this time, the problem at hand is gun violence, and the movement is called #NeverAgain. And this time, the courageous individuals leading the effort for change are teenagers …

Guns

The Breathing Technique a Navy SEAL Uses to Stay Calm and Focused

Breathing is a unique process in the human body. Unlike, for example, digestion, breathing has both an involuntary control mechanism as well as …

What Algorithms Can Learn from Journalism

<i>This post was originally published in AdWeek and is based on a talk Flipboard co-founder and CEO Mike McCue gave at Web Summit in Lisbon in November 2017.</i><p>There’s no doubt that people, companies and even governments are weaponizing social media platforms by paying to game the system: the algorithms …

Social Media

5 Magazines Worth Your Time

<i>We’re lucky enough to partner with some of the world’s greatest publishers, bloggers and curators, many of whom curate Flipboard Magazines around events, issues and themes. Every month, we’ll spotlight some of our favorites.</i><p><i>This roundup maps to some of the biggest news events of the past month—like</i> …

Middle East

10 Fancy Foods Worth Trying to Make at Home

If you think dishes like paella, risotto, and lobster are best enjoyed at fancy restaurants, guess again. What if we told that you could easily cook …

Scotch Eggs

Recreate Lady M's Famous Earl Grey Crepe Cake

Step 1<p>For the pastry filling, bring the 1 ¼ cups milk to a near boil over medium heat. Once simmering, lower the heat and steep the 3 teabags in the …

The Good Mother

• <b>Author:</b> Karen Osman<p><b>How far would you go to protect your children?</b><p>A gripping psychological suspense, with a shocking twist that will leave you reeling...<p><b>Catherine</b> is a good mother and a good wife. The family home is immaculate, her husband's supper is cooked on time, but when she starts writing to</b> …

The Wisdom of Sundays

• <b>Author:</b> Oprah Winfrey<p>Oprah Winfrey says <i>Super Soul Sunday</i> is the television show she was <i>born to do</i>. “I see it as an offering,” she explains. “If you want to be more fully present and live your life with a wide-open heart, this is the place to come to.”<p>Now, for the first time, the aha moments of …

Different Seasons

• <b>Author:</b> Stephen King<p><b>Includes the stories “The Body” and “Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption”—set in the fictional town of Castle Rock, Maine</b><p>A “hypnotic” (<i>The New York Times Book Review</i>) collection of four novellas—including the inspirations behind the films <i>Stand By Me</i> and <i>The Shawshank …

A Fatal Grace

• <b>Author:</b> Louise Penny<p><b>The New York Times Bestseller</b><p>Winter in Three Pines, and the sleepy village is carpeted in snow. It's a time of peace and goodwill - until a scream pierces the biting air. A spectator at the annual Boxing Day curling match has been fatally electrocuted. Despite the large crowd, …

The Remains of the Day

• <b>Author:</b> Kazuo Ishiguro<p><b>Kazuo Ishiguro's Booker Prize-winning masterpiece became an international bestseller on publication, was adapted into an award-winning film, and has since come to be regarded as a modern classic.</b> <i><br>The Remains of the Day</i> is a spellbinding portrayal of a vanished way of life and a …

Milk and Honey

• <b>Author:</b> Rupi Kaur<p>The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. <i>Milk and Honey</i> takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness …

Who is the Puerto Rico mayor standing up to Trump over hurricane relief?

Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto, the mayor Puerto Rico’s capital of San Juan, garnered international attention this weekend after she pleaded to President Trump and his administration to send more help to the US territory in the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria. Trump rebuked her, saying …

Caribbean

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

On the Red Couch with Filmmaker Ken Burns

<i>Historic events, captivating interviews, still images that come to life, heartbreaking words—these are the characteristics that have become synonymous with American filmmaker Ken Burns over the last four decades. With each of his new projects, conventional wisdom about a major event is questioned,</i> …

Crunch Report | Marvel and Star Wars going exclusively to Disney streaming

<b>Today’s Stories</b><p>Disney’s streaming service will exclusively get Marvel and Star Wars movies<br>• Amazon is looking for a 2nd headquarter city, a ‘full equal to Seattle’<br>• Spotify and Hulu partner on a discounted entertainment bundle, first aimed at students<br>• HotelTonight to expand booking window to 100</b> …

The Minecraft Generation

Jordan wanted to build an unpredictable trap.<p>An 11-year-old in dark horn-­rimmed glasses, Jordan is a devotee of Minecraft, the computer game in which you make things out of virtual blocks, from dizzying towers to entire cities. He recently read “The Maze Runner,” a sci-fi thriller in which …