Christina R

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You should’ve asked

Here is the english version of my now famous “Fallait demander” ! Thanks Una from unadtranslation.com for the translation :)

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The Crude Oil Export Ban--What, Me Worry About Peak Oil?

Congress ended the U.S. crude oil export ban last week. There is apparently no longer a strategic reason to conserve oil because shale production has made American great again. At least, that’s narrative that reality-averse politicians and their bases prefer.<p>The 1975 Energy Policy and Conservation …

Oil & Gas Industry

Energy Prices For Dummies

A decade ago, I found myself on a plane next to an engineering professor who proudly told me that he began his class on energy technology by pointing out to the students that a barrel of oil was still only about one fifth the price of Perrier. I was tempted to say that this would be a good opener …

Oil & Gas Industry

Less Than 2 Percent of Permian Basin Commercial at $30 Oil

Less than 2 percent of Permian basin tight oil wells are commercial at $30 per barrel oil prices.<p>Sorry about that. I know that many believe that U.S. shale and tight oil plays are commercial even at current low oil prices but data on the Permian basin and Bakken plays simply does not support that …

Oil & Gas Industry

Mormons Practice 100 Years of Family Home Evening

Back in 1957, when he was stationed in the outskirts of Alaska with the United States Air Force, Frank Santiago, now of Provo, Utah, learned the …

Retiring Google CFO Writes The Best 'Spend More Time With Family' Memo Ever

After more than six years in the job, Google Chief Financial Officer Patrick Pichette today announced plans to retire, and he did it with customary style.<p>As Pichette wrote in a post on Google+, he wants to spend more time with his family–in particular his wife Tamar, since their two children are …

S&P 500

What are the hallmarks for your happy home? Post a picture and tag us. #LoveOneAnother http://t.co/0pBofFXTBe

LDS faith helps keep things in perspective for 5 Mormons at Super Bowl XLIX

PHOENIX — In the high-stakes world of NFL football, focus is a premium attribute, one sought by coaches, players and personnel alike.<p>Focus in the …

Four questions for pondering change. #ChangeForGood http://t.co/SxvZ22HYGU

Watch Zach Galifianakis Ask Brad Pitt If He's Seen 'Friends'

Zach Galifianakis tends to give his guests a hard time when they appear on his comedic online show "Between Two Ferns."<p>This time, he rendered Brad …

Brad Pitt

Young Women Leader Shares Message of Faith With Girl Scouts

Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson, Young Women general president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, discussed the impact of faith on the …

11 tips to optimize QuickBooks reporting

Paraphrasing the Kieso, Weygandt, and Warfield textbook <i>Intermediate Accounting</i>, the point of an accounting system is to summarize voluminous data to …

For women, paving career paths starts with communication

Women in the workplace have fought an unfair and uphill battle for respect and equality from the very start.<p>They’ve made tremendous progress over the …

Dear Girls, Life Is Too Short for Crappy Friends

<i>Editor's note: This article originally appeared on Babble.com and has been reprinted here with permission. Disney is the parent company of both</i> …

Katy Perry

Feeling jealous of what someone else has? You might not believe the easiest way to get over it. http://t.co/p6y8RFXTR8

Jimmy Fallon, Idina Menzel & The Roots Sing "Let It Go" from "Frozen" (w/ Classroom Instruments)

Idina Menzel

We Are The Offspring of God

Missionary Work: Experiences Shape the Future

A missionary, called to serve for a period of 18 to 24 months as a representative of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, returns home …

This Is What Virtually Every Woman You Admire Thinks About Working Mothers

What happens when you gather just about every influential woman together to talk about working family issues? This.<p>At the White House Summit on Working Families this past June, the first ever national summit of its kind, a number of influential women, and some pretty important men, too, got …

Child Care

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YouTube

Celebrity Substance: Mindy Kaling

<i>This blog post is part of a series called, ‘Celebrity Substance.’ I will be using celebrity careers from a variety of professions as examples, discussing what can be learned from their successes and failures.</i><p>Every aspiring television writer envies Mindy Kaling’s story. She has a good, stable …

I'm Sorry, but Women Really Need to Stop Apologizing

Here are a few of the dumbest things I’ve apologized for in the last week:<p>To a waiter, when I asked again for water, after he repeatedly forgot to …

Feminism

Sheryl Sandberg: Rethinking Marketing to Women

One Presidents’ Day, when my daughter was five, I was teaching her a song that includes the names of all the presidents. When we got to the end, she …

Getty Images

Before & After: Damaged Nesting Tables Get a Colorful Fix

Choosing clothing for a child is a conundrum many parents face. On one hand, you don’t want to dress your child in rags. On the other, spending gobs …

DIY Ideas: Wedding Backdrops

Whether you want to create a backdrop for your photo booth, dress up the dessert table, or craft a focal point for the ceremony itself, creating your …

Weddings