Carla Anastasio

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From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

The Industrial Diet

Summer is a good time to try to get caught up on with the deluge of books about food. Here’s one I blurbed:<p>Anthony Winson. The Industrial Diet: The …

Drop Two Sizes with this New Workout Plan

Exercise 1 Squat Thrust<p>Stand with your feet together and your arms at your sides. Squat down to the floor and place your hands in front of your feet <b>(a)</b>. Jump your legs back into a pushup position <b>(b)</b>, then quickly reverse the movement and stand to return to start. That's one rep.<p>Exercise 2 Prisoner …

Keeping It Real on 'neo-Confederate Libertarians'

Why do the Pauls have such a problem again and again getting tied up with neo-Confederates and borderline white supremacists? It’s not just a prime …

Books not to miss

<b>I’m going to be doing some catching up on reading over the summer, starting with this one.</b><p>Saru Jayaraman. Behind the Kitchen Door. ILR Press/Cornell, …

MIni book review: specialized but worth reading

Policy wonk types: try this one!<p>Melvin Delgado. Social Justice and the Urban Obesity Crisis: Implications for Social Work. Columbia University Press, …

Summer reading: food memoirs

If you love food memoirs, as I do, start with this one:<p>Elissa Altman. Poor Man’s Feast: A Love Story of Comfort, Desire, and the Art of Simple …

Urban Gardener: A Greenhouse for Your Balcony

We’ve made no secret of our obsession with Finnish company Kekkilä’s compact lean-to greenhouse, perfect for an urban balcony. There’s something …

Gardening