Ami Olandese Byrne

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How To Raise Financially Savvy Kids

"Parents do great teaching kids good manners and how to be safe, make their beds and be culturally savvy," says Mary Hunt, personal finance expert and author of recently released Raising Financially Confident Kids. "But so very often parents neglect the most important thing of all—to prepare them …

Kids

7 Tips For Getting Started With Mindfulness In The Classroom

<b>7 Tips For Getting Started With Mindfulness In The Classroom</b>by Kelly April Tyrrell and <b>TeachThought Staff</b>While the scientists at the University of …

Mindfulness

Roast cauliflower recipe with currants, capers and nuts

Roasting a cauliflower whole adds an incredible flavour to the florets, enhanced here by gorgeous Sicilian-inspired ingredients<p>Cooking times for roasting a whole cauliflower can vary. Sometimes it takes just under an hour, sometimes an hour and a half. Is it worth it? It undoubtedly gives a …

Best Meditation Apps for iPhone: It Keeps your Brain Sharp

Luckily, you don’t have to define out a full Half an hour, twice a day to feel the benefits of growing mindfulness through a frequent relaxation …

Apps

Hearst Magazines

Thomas Keller's Butternut Squash Soup with Brown Butter

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Rethink butternut soup with a chef's recipe that will fit into your holidays -- and the secret ingredient your soups have been missing.</i><p>You might not always …

Smoky Cardamom Ginger-Molasses Cookies

<i>To ready ourselves for gift-giving (and cookie-eating) season, we've declared this week Cookie Week. We'll share recipes and tips about cookies of all kinds, be they spicy or chocolate-y, chewy or crunchy, round or square. Mix up some dough and join us.</i><p><i>Today: Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provincial</i> …

12 Kale Salads that Prove Kale is Here to Stay

We see you; stop rolling your eyes. Kale salads?! <i>So</i> 2011. We know.<p>But then lunch comes around, and we know you're thinking: a kale salad would be pretty good right now. Or: <i>hmm</i>, I could really use a kale salad. Or: alright, fine; I really, actually, truly, with all of my heart, <i>need</i> a kale salad.<p>It's …

Blondies With Salted Pistachios And Lemon

Imae credit: Ulf Svane<p><i>Recipe courtesy of Sweet Paul Magazine</i><p>These blondies ooze with white chocolate and have an interesting twist of zesty lemon and salty pistachios. You can add fresh raspberries or blueberries if you like.<p><b>Serves 8–10</b><p><i>Ingredients</i><p>7.05 oz salted butter<p>7.05 oz white chocolate, …

Yogurt With Caramelized Pistachios And Raw Licorice

Imae credit: Ulf Svane<p><i>Recipe courtesy of Sweet Paul Magazine</i><p>The combination of velvety smooth yogurt, caramelized crunchy pistachios, and aromatic raw licorice is not only a pleasure for the palate but also a treat for the eyes. Perfect on the breakfast table or as a snack in the afternoon.<p><b>Serves</i> …

Raddish Cooking Club for Kids

When I was first introduced to Raddish, my children and I fell in love with their thoughtful and beautifully designed cooking kits (mailed right to …

Not Your Mama's Casserole: Try This Brussels Sprouts Gratin Recipe

If you've never been tempted by Brussels sprouts, Alabama-born chef Adam Evans, of Atlanta’s seafood haven the Optimist, has a gratin that may just …

5 Creative Ways to Cook with Spaghetti Squash (There Will Be Funnel Cake)

Stop! Don't douse that spaghetti squash with marinara sauce—try one of these recipes, instead.<p>Here's the thing about spaghetti squash. We don't actually want it to be spaghetti-like. We'll just use plain ole spaghetti for that one; there's no use trying to re-fashion squash to act like pasta.<p>And …

Indie-rock trio Sleater-Kinney are back and as great as ever

At this point, Carrie Brownstein is probably best known as a comedian, she being half of the wildly successful <i>Portlandia</i> duo. But prior to <i>Portlandia</i>, Brownstein rocked out <i>hard</i> in the band Sleater-Kinney, a trio of women who released seven incredible albums during the ’90s and 2000s before amicably …

Malted Walnut Pie

8 Servings<p>Adding barley malt syrup offers a rounder, less-sweet note in this take on pecan pie. Look for it at health food stores.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>graham cracker crust<p>14 graham crackers (about 8 oz.)<p>2 tablespoons raw sugar or granulated sugar<p>1 tablespoon all-purpose flour<p>½ teaspoon …

Why You Should Parent Like a Video Game | The Art of Manliness

From boyhood all the way through my college years I loved playing video games – many a night you could find me mashing the buttons on my controller …

Why Some Kids Try Harder and Some Kids Give Up

My toddler struggled to buckle the straps on her high chair. "Almost," she muttered as she tried again and again. "Almost," I agreed, trying not to hover. When she got it, I exclaimed, "You did it! It was hard, but you kept trying, and you did it. I'm so proud of you."<p>The way I praised her effort …

Self-improvement

6 Expert Tips for Keeping Your Kids Safe on Social Media

Today's kids are more social media savvy than ever. A whopping 80% of teens online use some form of social media, and they're sharing more …

Carrot Salad with Coriander Vinaigrette and Pistachios

4 Servings<p>Using your food processor’s shredding blade makes this simple bistro salad a very doable weeknight option.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup unsalted, shelled raw pistachios<p>¾ teaspoon coriander seeds<p>½ garlic clove, finely grated<p>3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>…

Will Zucchini Waffle? (Yes, It Will.)

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: Everything tastes better when you waffle it.</i><p>As Jane Austen famously said, it is a truth universally acknowledged that a food not waffled is a …

8 Ways to Use Yogurt in Your Cooking (i.e., Put It in Everything)

Yogurt made its mark on breakfast. Now it’s become chefs’ go-to for waking up dinner. Here's how to incorporate it into nearly everything you eat<p><b>My yogurt obsession</b> began at an early age, when my mom would hand me a container of it on my way out the door as a “you’re late for school” breakfast. …

Everything Cookies

Makes about 48 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups old-fashioned oats<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>2 teaspoons ground cinnamon<p>1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg<p>1/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 cup natural chunky or creamy peanut butter<p>1 cup …

The story behind Jeff Buckley’s most extraordinary vocal performance of ‘Grace’

Jeff Buckley’s ‘Grace’ was released in Britain over 20 years ago. Though it might seem like a classic album these days, its place firmly fixed in the …

Stars Share New Track "From The Night", Announce Tour

Stars: "From The Night" (via SoundCloud)<p>Stars have shared a new track from their forthcoming album, <i>No One Is Lost</i>. The new song is called "From The Night". Listen to it above.<p>The band has also announced a North American tour that will begin in Ontario this October. Check out the dates …

Little Dragon Announce Tour, Share Mikky Ekko Remix of "Pretty Girls"

Little Dragon have expanded their tour with a host of October dates in North America and November dates in Britain. Check out the band's itinerary below. Additionally, they've shared Mikky Ekko's remix of <i>Nabuma Rubberband</i> cut "Pretty Girls"; stream it above. It's a pretty significant rework.<p>Little …

Searching For Stress Relief? Try Feeling Your Breath

Many Americans are swamped with stress, but there may be ways to ease the tension without changing the circumstances.<p>Almost half of all adults say they've experienced a major stressful event in the past year, according to a poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard …