Anne Mackie

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The night I helped my mother escape North Korea

Hyeonseo Lee fled North Korea at the age of 17. Twelve years later, she made an audacious plan to smuggle her mother out of the country. Here Lee describes her mother and brother’s perilous escape across the Chinese border<p>I set my phone to silent, dressed myself entirely in black and walked calmly …

North Korea

How to speak so that people want to listen | Julian Treasure

Lessons Worth Sharing

Mathematics<p>How exactly does binary code work? - José Américo N L F Freitas<p>Science & Technology<p>What is the coldest thing in the world? - Lina Marieth …

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Knowledge Sharing for Teams

Gibbon joins Degreed<p>We can’t believe it’s already been three years since we started Gibbon as a side project. The idea was simple: Allow people to …

The Greatest “Amateur” Astronomer of All-Time (Synopsis)

<i>“What you do is, you have your drawing board and a pencil in hand at the telescope. You look in and you make some markings on the paper and you look</i> …

For Meatless Monday, @lallimusic made a savory galette with Swiss chard and new potatoes. Here's a similar recipe that's equally delicious: http://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/swiss-chard-and-mushroom-galette

Peeps Coconut Cake with Mascarpone Frosting Recipe

Whenever Easter rolls around I get a kick out of seeing all the Easter candy at the store. I’m not a huge fan of candy — I didn’t even taste Peeps …

Rhubarb Tart

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Making of Gujarati Bajra na Rotla (Millet Flatbread)

Data is at the heart of Somerset's integration masterpiece

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Calling lies "lies" and theft "theft" and violence "violence," loudly, clearly, and consistently, until truth becomes more than a bump in the road, is a powerful aspect of political activism...

All summer, there were screaming weather headlines and stories, in part because of the worst drought the U.S. has seen in more than half a century -- …

Political Activism

WHITE & DARK CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER COOKIE DOUGH BONBONS - The First Mess // Plant-Based Recipes + Photography by Laura Wright

pin it!pin it!pin it!pin it!pin it!<p>It’s a good week for treats–easy, no bakin’ ones smothered in homemade raw chocolate while we’re at it. We’re …

Spelt Chocolate Cookies with Cranberry Butter Icing

These could also be called whoopie pies or cookie sandwiches. The tartness of the cranberries is perfect to cut through the sugar and rich chocolate …

Chocolate and Coconut Cake with Dulce De Leche and Cashews

A tremendous weight of guilt has been following me around this week because of how dormant mbakes has been recently. Mama and me have just moved into …

Sweet Potato Cakes with Cilantro Cream

A Dream Comes True... | Stonesoup

Growing up on a farm, I couldn’t wait to leave. As soon as I had saved up some money, I set off to see the big wide world. Backpack in hand.<p>First …

Pickled Zucchini

Jump to the recipe<p><i>These pickled zucchini are sorta sweet, sorta savory, and easy as can be to toss together. Use ’em however you use cucumber</i> …

Recipes

Bacon Manchego Cheese Burger

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from John Gorham | Liz Crain | Toro Bravo | McSweeney's Insatiables, 2013<p>In the beginning, we fielded a lot of complaints …

Recipes

Tuesday Things.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 1, 2014 74<p>1. I’m paying $1.99 for avocados (like for ONE avocado) and I don’t even care. Because they are finally getting good …

Caramelized Onion Dip

I’ve been making this dip for years and recently a friend of mine couldn’t find the copy I had given her, so I sent her here to Our Best Bites to …

Lottie + Doof + Amanda Rockman

Recently there has been some discussion about pastry chefs and their importance in restaurant kitchens. You know by now that I consider dessert to be …

Blueberry-Lemon Rolls

First of all, thank you guys so much for all of your kind comments on yesterday’s post on The Scoop. Thank you for reading it, thank you for sharing …

The Weekend Dish: 4/5/2014

Home > The Weekend Dish > The Weekend Dish: 4/5/2014<p>April 5, 2014 // 4 <i>Comments »</i><p>Happy (belated) weekend to you!<p>I hope you’ve been having a relaxing …

Sky High Banana and Homemade Nutella Sandwich: The Lies We Tell - Turntable Kitchen

We all lie to ourselves on a daily basis. Whether it’s a little or a lot, about the small stuff or the big stuff, these lies get us through our …