Cynthia Savini

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Sriracha-Glazed Chicken

Make this recipe with chicken wings for a crowd-pleasing game-day appetizer; make it with drumsticks for a simple weeknight dinner.

Yes, You Can Pickle That

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Pickling is so hot right now. And when done at home, it's</i> …

Crunchy Ramen Snack Mix

This spicy snack mix features toasted ramen noodles, nuts, cornflakes and freeze-dried peas.

#SavorSummer: Make Our DIY Beach Cover-Up -- and See Others That Inspire Us!

Whether you're an occasional beachgoer or an all-out beach bunny, a DIY beach cover-up is a must-craft.<p>In the spirit of summer play, we invite you to <b>try your hand at our popular no-sew beach cover-up, and to share your results on Instagram and Twitter using the hashtag #SavorSummer.</b><p>You'll be …

8 Easy Summer Recipes You'll Make Over and Over Again

<b>1. Asian Kale Salad with Ginger Peanut Dressing</b><p>Believe or not, this salad will have you eating your vegetables (and, most surprisingly, your kale) with pleasure and abandon. Bright, bold flavors and textures abound: earthy kale; cool and crunchy carrots, bell peppers and red cabbage; toasted …

S'mores Scones

As soon as it gets warm enough to enjoy dinner outdoors, I count that as the start of s’mores season. The combination of toasted marshmallows, melted …

Vanilla Crumb Cake

A coffee cake with a buttery crumb topping is hard to resist. Most crumb toppings include cinnamon or other spices, both because spices add a great …

My Journey With a Life Altering Drug: Ayahuasca

Seekers from L.A. to New York are after a kind of rapture said to come only from a drug: ayahuasca, which devotees claim offers life-changing self-awareness, clarity, and insight. But first, you must get violently ill. Arianne Cohen takes the trip of her life.<p>My friend was glowing. Not postsex …

Mind

Mango and Peach White Wine Sangria

Sangria is one of my favorite party drinks to make during the summer. Usually, you’ll see sangria made with red wine, and it is a fantastic way to …

Restored Ford estate in Ojai is no Edsel

Built for automaker Henry Ford's cousin William during the Great Depression, this Spanish Colonial Revival-style house features a garden courtyard. The home and grounds, designed for large-scale entertaining and gatherings, have undergone a four-year restoration.<p><b>Location:</b> 1015 Amber Lane, Ojai 93023<p>…

The Best Way to Lose Weight in a Week With the 7-Day Diet Plan

We worked with registered dietician Junelle Lupiani to create a satisfying, comprehensive week-long plan that will leave you full, healthy, and one step closer to that summer body of your dreams.<p>If we had a penny for each time we heard the phrase "bikini body" this summer, we'd be very, very rich. …

Healthy Eating

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Awesome Chart for Teachers- Alternatives to Traditional Homework

The chart below is created by connectedprincipals and features some alternative ways to do "traditional' homework. I am not really sure the labelling …

It Only Takes About 42 Minutes To Learn Algebra With Video Games

On average, it took 41 minutes and 44 seconds for students to master Algebra skills during the Washington State Algebra Challenge using the DragonBox App.<p>The Challenge, co-sponsored by Washington University’s Center for Game Science and the Technology Alliance included 4,192 K-12 students. …

Dropbox Blows Up the Box, Connecting Every App, File, and Device | WIRED

In the vast San Francisco loft that Dropbox calls home, there’s a Lego room, a life-size plastic shark, and a Golden Gate Bridge mosaic made from …

Two Dogs Form A Heart With Their Paws, Fill Us Up With Love (PHOTO)

OK. This might be the most serendipitously awesome photo in canine history.<p>Redditor kamehamerha_kid posted a picture of these two snoozing friends forming a perfect a heart. How appropriate! Just looking at this photo makes our hearts swell with joy.

Obama, Mandela and Leonard Peltier

Barack Obama has taken his two daughters on a dramatic visit to the Robben Island cell once occupied by Nelson Mandela.<p>Let's hope he takes them next to the one now occupied by Leonard Peltier.<p>Mandela was famously held by the apartheid South African government for 27 years. He became a global …

Indigenous-owned game company making titles on culture

NEW YORK — As they searched over the past few years for investment opportunities, members of the Cook Inlet Tribal Council of Alaska checked out everything from real estate to funeral homes. But each time she heard the details, President and CEO Gloria O'Neill would say to herself, "That's just not …

Things You Have To Learn On Your Own

By Kovie Biakolo,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/10igbFU<p>You have to learn to be strong. Strength is something that people often see as keeping one’s …

Here's 20 Startling Images Invisible To The Naked Eye

When it comes to the world around use, not everything is as it seems. Here's 20 every objects including the likes of coffee, cigarette rolling …

15 of the Best Apps for Improving Reading Comprehension l Dr. Kimberly's Literacy Blog

By the nature of reading and literacy progress, most of the apps are for K-5 and SLP, but the latter several, especially Reading Trainer, Compare …

800 Free eBooks for iPad, Kindle & Other Devices

<b>Dickinson, Emily</b> - Poems<p><b>Didion, Joan</b> - 12 Masterful Essays<p><b>Dostoevsky, Fyodor -</b> A Raw Youth (Translated by Constance Garnett)<p><b>Dostoevsky, Fyodor</b> - …

Literature

How is Technology Transforming My Teaching?

As a teacher of young children there are times when I face resistance to the use of technology with early learners. People often assume that I am all …

No Tears for Tiers: Common Core Tiered Vocabulary Made Simple l Dr. Kimberly's Literacy Blog

<b>The Common Core State Standards place an importance on academic vocabulary.</b> In addition to developing an advanced vocabulary, the CCSS calls for …

I Promise Not to Be Cheery If You Promise to Stop Stereotyping

If you're a woman in the workplace, you need to stop smiling. Why? Because according to a just-released study from economic researchers at Technische Universität München (TUM) in Germany, "women [leaders] who looked cheerful were judged to be less willing to lead" than men who displayed similar …

2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest Receives Stunning Entries

Entries for the 25th annual National Geographic Traveler photo contest have started to flood in, and as expected, many of them are spectacular.<p>Nearly 6,000 photos have been submitted to the competition (you can see all of the entries here), and we have to say, whoever's judging has their work cut …

5 Delicious (and Healthy!) Iced Tea Combinations

10 ways to End the School Year on an Up Note when You're Exhausted

<b>Today</b> is the last day of my 11th year of teaching. Today my oldest son graduates.<p><b>Last night</b> at 9 pm or so I had my head down on my desk in my …