Anita Alfonso

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Hike of the Week: A Gentle Walk in the Land of Eternal Sunshine

Let’s say you’ve just spent six hours squashed in an airless airplane trying to escape from a stubborn, endless winter in the Northeast. You’ve made …

DIY: An Easy Way to Grow Celery from Its Root

Only recently have I begun to appreciate the celery stalk—adding it to soups and grinding it down into a salt—as my new kitchen secret for adding …

Plant-Based Diet: How to Grow 5 Delicious Foods You Never Find in Shops

“I wish we’d stop growing potatoes, carrots, and onions,” says Mark Diacono. “Life is too short to grow unremarkable food.”<p>Welcome to Throwback …

Tag: Design News

Chelsea Flower Show 2018: Heart and Soul at the Lemon Tree Trust Garden<p>by Kendra Wilson<p>Chelsea Flower Show 2018: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Designer …

Towel Bars: Assorted Styles & Sizes

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No excuses for Carlos Quentin ... but

I do <i>not</i> mean to excuse Carlos Quentin's behavior Thursday night in San Diego, and I sincerely hope they throw the book at him. But it's not quite …

Los Angeles Dodgers: Brawls Should Never Happen in Baseball

The Los Angeles Dodgers won the game, but they lost a starting pitcher. Was it worth it? A $147 million contract and Zack Greinke gets hurt (via ESPN) because baseball players can’t keep their cool.<p>This should not have happened. Period.<p>Truthfully, fans love violence. They love a brawl in baseball. …

Clippers vs. Timberwolves - 4/10/13 | Los Angeles Clippers

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Common Core: What Is A 'Complex Text' Anyway?

Last month I attended a training focused on teaching “complex texts” to address the Common Core Standards. Unfortunately, when I left the training I …