Jaime Dwight

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Wonton Soup with Mushroom-Zucchini "Meatballs"

Thanks to a zingy ginger, garlic, and miso paste mixture, these vitamin- and fiber-loaded mushroom and zucchini "meatballs" are so packed with flavor …

Six Simple Sunday Habits To Set You Up For A Productive Week

Go easy on those summer barbecues. Heavy eating on Sunday may sink you into a food coma you’ll still be feeling on Monday.<p>It’s hard not to resent Mondays. The day marks the end of the fun and freedom of the weekend–and that’s especially true during the summer, when ordinary Saturdays and Sundays …

Game of Thrones

20 Quick Summery Snacks With Only 3 Ingredients

Summer produce is usually so good that it doesn't need much to make it better. But when you are looking to spice things up, we have a few ideas to make your Summer snacks more interesting and elegant. Butter, citrus juice, and salt are a few of the no-brainers, but we've thrown in some oddball …

Gratitude

• <b>Author:</b> Oliver Sacks<p>“My predominant feeling is one of gratitude. I have loved and been loved. I have been given much and I have given something in return. Above all, I have been a sentient being, a thinking animal, on this beautiful planet, and that in itself has been an enormous privilege and …

More Scenes from the Rural Life

• <b>Author:</b> Verlyn Klinkenborg<p>Verlyn Klinkenborg's regular column, The Rural Life, is one of the most read and beloved in the New York Times. Since 1997, he has written eloquently on every aspect, large and small, of life on his upstate New York farm, including his animals, the weather and landscape, …

Sleep

The Road to Character

• <b>Author:</b> David Brooks<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE ECONOMIST • “I wrote this book not sure I could follow the road to character, but I wanted at least to know what the road looks like and how other people have trodden it.”—David Brooks</b><p>With the wisdom, …

The Death Shift

• <b>Author:</b> Peter Elkind<p><b>One of the most shocking and insidious cases in the history of medicine: the crimes of one nurse were hidden by a hospital for years…</b><p>It’s 1980, and Genene Jones is working the 3 to 11 PM shift in the pediatric ICU in San Antonio's county hospital. As the weeks go by, infants …

Lentil Curry

Cooking the curry powder for a minute before adding the sweet potatoes helps to deepen its flavor. For a spicier dish, use Madras curry powder instead of regular.

Sweet Potato-Sausage Soup

Autumn vegetables take on a deep sweetness after the first frost, so let them shine in this hearty soup. If you like a little heat, swap in spicy Italian sausage for the sweet.

Nothing to Tell

• <b>Author:</b> Donna Gray<p>Sitting at the kitchen tables of twelve women in their eighties who were born in or immigrated to Montana in the late nineteenth or early twentieth century, between 1982 and 1988 oral historian Donna Gray conducted interviews that reveal a rich heritage. This collection of oral …

In Order to Live

• <b>Author:</b> Yeonmi Park & Maryanne Vollers<p><b>“I am most grateful for two things: that I was born in North Korea, and that I escaped from North Korea.”</b><p>Yeonmi Park has told the harrowing story of her escape from North Korea as a child many times, but never before has she revealed the most intimate and …

Free Refills

• <b>Author:</b> Peter Grinspoon<p>Free Refills is the harrowing tale of a Harvard-trained medical doctor run horribly amok through his addiction to prescription medication, and his recovery.<p>Dr. Peter Grinspoon seemed to be a total success: a Harvard-educated M.D. with a thriving practice; married with two …

Veterans

77 Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes

Crazy schedules, long work hours, and tempting takeout menus make it tough to even <i>think</i> about cooking most nights during the week. Despite the …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Thai Chicken Soup

Here’s the thing about cooking with slow cookers. It’s convenient. But only if you’re creating a recipe where you don’t have to dirty more than the …

If You Like Cards Against Humanity, Check Out These 8 Games

The phenomenon that is Cards Against Humanity (CAH) seems to have reached a critical point where it's effectively in the mainstream. At least on the east coast, it's a game that many young people have on their shelves, next to the old Hasbro and Milton Bradley staples. The game was first published …

Board Games

The Social Animal

• <b>Author:</b> David Brooks<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p>With unequaled insight and brio, <i>New York Times</i> columnist David Brooks has long explored and explained the way we live. Now Brooks turns to the building blocks of human flourishing in a multilayered, profoundly illuminating work grounded in everyday …

Kitchen Shortcuts and Timesavers

Whatever your skill level in the kitchen, these shortcuts and tips will make every step of preparing a meal or dessert more efficient, and ultimately more rewarding.<p>Do you have to look up that often-used recipe in your favorite cookbook because its ribbon markers already hold the places of other …

These Biodegradable Coffins Will Turn Cemeteries Into Forests

Today’s graves are filled with chemicals, steel, and concrete. Imagine if we thought of death as just another part of a continuous cycle.<p>As the world starts to run out of space in traditional cemeteries, two Italian designers are pushing for another way to bury the dead. In the graveyard of the …

Biodegradation

Dyson Vacuum Cleaners Are Going Cordless–These Incredible New Batteries Make It Possible

What a world it’ll be.<p>Electric cars, renewable energy, household appliances–these large categories all require better batteries if they’re to progress. But we can’t just keep improving the performance of standard lithium-ion batteries, a technology first developed in 1991. They’re near a topping …

Far From the Tree

• <b>Author:</b> Andrew Solomon<p><b>From the National Book Award–winning author of The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression comes a monumental new work, a decade in the writing, about family. In Far from the Tree, Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional</b> …

True Myth: A Conversation With Sufjan Stevens

Hanging from scaffolding on an in-progress luxury condo near Sufjan Stevens’ office studio in Brooklyn, a huge sign promises to “preserve the history but change the meaning.” The phrase is a euphemism for gentrification at its highest levels—an advertisement meant to appeal to the delirious …

Inventions

ITA Matrix Is The Magic Cheap Flights Site You've Never Heard Of

When shopping for plane tickets, we won't settle for anything but the cheapest deal. We've got our usual lineup of fare-finding sites to check, yet a nagging feeling always leaves us wondering if we <i>really</i> found the lowest price possible. Is there any way to know for sure?<p>Yes, there is. <b>ITA Matrix is</b> …

Air Travel

Standout Pies for Thanksgiving

Every Thanksgiving table should be blessed with the presence of a long-married pair who bring out the best in each other, are completely enamored despite their differences, and leave every other guest thinking, I’ll have what they’re having.

Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pecan Bread Pudding

This Crock Pot recipe for Slow Cooker Pumpkin Pecan Bread Pudding is a delicious fall recipe idea. Add it to your list of favorite pumpkin dessert …

How to use Apple’s Continuity, iCloud Drive and AirDrop to share files with yourself

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>It’s like sharing for one; Apple refers to it as continuity. With the latest OS X Yosemite and iOS 8.1 updates, Apple has …

Stain Solutions

We have put together a comprehensive list of stain solutions. Each solution contains the supplies you will need and the preferred method for cleaning …

Top 10 Sandwiches Worthy of National Sandwich Month

If your idea of spicing up a sandwich is adding mayo and a pickle, it's time for a lunch intervention. In fact, there are so many ways to dress up sliced bread that we need an entire month to get through it all. So let's kick off National Sandwich Month with ten of our favorite flavor combinations. …