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How I Went From a Newbie To Making Over $1,000/mo Freelance Writing

I’m a Freelance Web Content Writer, who writes unique and engaging content for various websites and businesses.<p>With a cup of iced coffee and my …

How I Became a Top Writer in 15 Days

And You Can Do it Too!<p>I Love Challenges<p>I took on the challenge of becoming a Top Writer on Medium.<p>I didn’t know much about how to become a Top …

Creative Writing

5K Training: Plans, Race Day Tips And More

When you take up running, a 5K is the natural target event to have in mind, not only because it’s the shortest standard mass-participation race, but …

Backpacken in de Filipijnen: reisroutes en praktische informatie

<b>Wauw, wauw en nog eens wauw. Zulke prachtige, witte én verlate stranden had ik nog nooit gezien. Ontelbare knalgroene palmbomen wuiven je overal toe.</b> …

Why 2020 Will Be the Year of the Woman

In this post-Weinstein moment, Democrats are pining for the karmic justice of defeating Trump with shards from a glass ceiling. Here’s how it could happen.<p>One year after a Republican accused of sexual misconduct was elected president, and Democrats are the ones in turmoil about misogynistic …

Democratic Party

Cheesy Black Bean Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with Arugula + Poached Eggs

Cheesy Black Bean Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with Arugula + Poached Eggs.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 6, 2013 165<p>It’s official: I’m an egg freak.<p>Also, I’d like to …

I've got the hots for you: Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's red pepper and chilli recipes

Peppers and chillies: they look ace and taste even better<p>Some fruit and veg advertise themselves with colours and shapes too lovely to resist. And once in the kitchen, they become upmarket home decor. Squashes and pumpkins always do it for me, as does a bowl piled with at least two shades of plum. …

Caring for Indoor Plants in Low-Light Conditions

Let there be (artificial) light<p>Dim apartment dwellers have heard it before (or learned it first-hand): Bad lighting means bad news for many indoor plants. While some houseplants actually thrive in darker settings, it can be frustrating when your lighting situation determines which plants you can …

Go Dutch: What Americans Can Learn From Children in the Netherlands

When Rina Mae Acosta, originally from California, fell in love with a Dutch man, they got married and moved to the Netherlands. At first she wasn’t sure what to make of the new culture. But as soon as she became a parent, she was struck by the richness of Dutch family life — by how independent, …

Kids

Follow This Weight Loss Timeline To A Tee For Results That Stick

A small study from the University of Copenhagen showed that if you can maintain your weight loss for 1 year, your body may stop ramping up the hunger hormones that typically make the pounds return. Past research indicates that those ravenous chemicals persist after you drop fat, though, so more …

Jenny Holzer's 'Nasty' Essays Will Get You Ready For A Revolution

Her 1977 "Inflammatory Essays" are eerily relevant today.<p>In the late 1970s, when artist Jenny Holzer was a student at the Whitney Museum’s Independent Study Program, she, like many students, wrote essays, which she described in retrospect as “hot, flaming, nasty things.” Only, unlike the average …

Posters

8 easy vegan bowls that'll add some color to your meals

We love trying new, healthy meals, so when we learned about vegan bowls, we had to look up some recipes! And there are actually *so* many vegan bowl …

9 travel hacks you'll wish you knew all along

Travel can be tricky. Did you pay too much for that flight? Forget to pack some important items? What happens if your flight is delayed or canceled?<p>As always, knowledge is power. The more you plan, research and prepare, the better off you'll be. With that in mind, I've rounded up these nine tricks …

Long Seen As Victim, 17th Century Italian Painter Emerges As Feminist Icon

She was one of the great female protagonists of the late-Renaissance art world. Forgotten in the 18th and 19th centuries, she was rediscovered in the 20th as a feminist icon.<p>Thirty paintings by Artemisia Gentileschi are on view at Rome's Palazzo Braschi, in a major new exhibit running through May …

Christmas 2016: 12 brilliant ways to make the perfect vegan Christmas dinner

Mastering a vegan Christmas dinner is no mean feat, especially if you’re new to vegan cooking.<p>However, with a little planning you can make a perfect …

22 Modern Takes on Traditional Hanukkah Recipes

Hanukkah will be here before we know it, and we say bring on the feast! While potato latkes are seemingly everyone’s go-to, there’s more than one way to skin a potato. Whether you want to substitute sweet potatoes, carrots, or Brussels, or just get super creative with the sauces (Sriracha, kimchi, …

8 Habits of Considerate People

Philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer once said, "Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax." It's true. Being kind and considerate softens people and makes them malleable to your way of thinking.<p>But I see another meaning there, too. I think he's also saying that being considerate of others is …

Emotional Intelligence

Vegan Thanksgiving dessert recipes that everyone — even carnivores — will love

Every part of your vegan Thanksgiving feast should be delicious — desserts included. And just because you're not using whipped cream to top off …

Ginger and Coconut Squash Tarts With Pecan Oat Crust [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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A musical tour of Europe’s great cities: Amsterdam

Minimalism and modernism have thrived here, but look a little deeper for some wonderful curiosities, while the city’s key role in period performance practice, and its world famous orchestra ensure its place as one of Europe’s great musical centres<p>OK, my friends, I accept I may have made an error of …

Travelling the World with a Jamaican Passport

<b>How I Got Started</b><p>This is something I have always wanted to do.<p>Based on on-going questions flooding my inboxes, I have decided to do a personal blog …

The Best Gluten-Free Pie Crust (Yes, You Can Freeze It!)

<b>Chill the dough:</b> Dust a work surface with white rice flour. Divide the dough in half and pat each half into a disk. Wrap each disk well with plastic …

These Health and Wellness Trends Will Blow Up in 2017

When it comes to our health, we'll try anything once and do whatever it takes to enhance and improve it. We'll swap our coffee for energy-boosting …

The great women artists that history forgot

Museums and galleries around the world are unearthing the work of great female artists who have been neglected or marginalised, writes Cath Pound.<p>“Why have there been no great women artists?” the feminist art historian Linda Nochlin famously asked in her landmark 1971 essay. The point was of course …

The Arts

A Mexican soup that’ll warm you — but won’t tax you

By Joe Yonan<p>, Food and dining editor<p>How can a soup be both filling and light, easy yet complex? That’s what I wondered when I first made and tasted the Caldo of Sweet Potato and Chard in Jason Wyrick’s new book, “Vegan Mexico.” The answer, at least in this case, is about the ingredients: few in …

Recipes

Gluten Free Pumpkin Bread

<b>With delicious fall flavors of banana, walnuts, and pumpkin, this quick bread is gluten free and just as delicious as wheat flour recipes.</b><p>This recipe …

‘The history of punk was always HIS story’: the women rewriting rock

Music memoirs by artists such as Chrissie Hynde and Viv Albertine have taken the publishing world by storm, satisfying a hunger for less-told rock tales and changing our idea of what it means to be an ‘older woman’<p>In 2010, at a Welsh literary festival, an editor got chatting to a 55-year-old woman. …

The cure for insomnia is to fall in love with sleep again – Rubin Naiman

In Evelyn De Morgan’s numinous painting, <i>Night and Sleep</i> (1878), Nyx, the mighty Greek goddess of night, hovers across a dusky sky with her beloved …

Sleep