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Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie Soup

DIY: POUF

Make this beautiful pouf for your home. It's super easy and here's a step by step tutorial to help you through! (in Swedish)<p>134<p>833

Crafting

Beef Up Your Crockpot Repertoire With These Delicious Recipes

Where's the beef? Simmering away in a slow cooker while you're at work, if you're a clever cook. Beef is an especially good candidate for slow cooking as many budget-friendly cuts like chuck, cheeks, rump roast, and stew meat transform from tough and chewy to tender and succulent after low and slow …

Cooking

Stanford Study on Brain Waves Shows How Different Teaching Methods Affect Reading Development

<b>From Stanford (University) News</b><p><b>By May Wong</b> <b><br>May 28, 2015</b><p><i>Beginning readers who focus on letter-sound relationships, or phonics, instead of trying to</i> …

How to Get Free Classroom Supplies and Teaching Materials

Increasingly, Lilliputian budgets force teachers to reach into their own pockets to buy school supplies and teaching materials. In fact, according to …

Education Technology

7 Ways to Dress Up an Ordinary Dog Crate

Upgrade Fido's quarters with a slipcover that matches his personality.<p>Upgrade Fido's quarters with a slipcover that matches his personality. Go classic with simple patterns and practical details or splurge on a fanciful castle.

Gates Foundation Launches 'Teachers Know Best' Site for Ed-Tech Entrepreneurs

The website uses research on what educators say about available digital resources to identify gaps and offer suggestions for improvement.

Chaucer Awards for Historical Fiction 2014 | Chanticleer Book Reviews

The CHAUCER Awards recognizes emerging new talent and outstanding works in the genre of Historical Fiction Novels. The Chaucer Awards is a division …

Books

Alphabet Art: Folded Paper Letters

Looking for creative wall art or sign-making ideas for your next big party? You’ll love this DIY technique for making your own fun folded paper letters!<p>This fantastic folded paper alphabet tutorial from Helena Lyth at Sköna hem is written in Swedish, but the illustrated fold guides for each letter …

Add Stylish Storage to a Tiny Kitchen with This Easy Project

Save space and show off your favorite pieces with this how-to from One Kings Lane.<p>Making good use of space in a tiny apartment kitchen is a must, so I decided to add a little storage (and style) by installing a metal rod under the upper cabinets to hang coffee cups and other pretty items. Thinking …

Healthy Snacks for Weight Loss - What Healthy Snacks Are Available?

Everyone loves to snack and just because you are on a diet it doesn't mean that you have to forego your daily snacking routine. Instead you need to …

31 Inexpensive Ways To Make The Kitchen Your Happy Place

And not just because that's where the food is.

20 Books Every Seattleite Should Read

Image: Sara Marie D'Eugenio<b>Cathedral</b><b>Raymond Carver (1983)</b>Raymond Carver’s stories are where the literature of the Pacific Northwest becomes the …

Using the Check and Line Method to Enhance Reading Comprehension

STUDENT OBJECTIVES<p>Students will<p>Complete assigned reading<br>• Relate prior knowledge to the reading<br>• Comprehend the reading<br>• Retain new information<p>Instruction …

Teaching

10 Excellent New Educational Web Tools for Teachers

March 20, 2015<br>Here are some very useful educational web tools we have curated over the last few weeks. These are EdTech tools we came across through …

How should we read texts in lessons?

At Michaela, our pupils read thousands of words every day. A typical day for a pupil (of any ability) might look a bit like this:<p>7.55am: Silent …

37 RV Hacks That Will Make You A Happy Camper

Put the WIN in Winnebago.<p>Thumbnail photo via Oh So Lovely Vintage.

44 Cheap And Easy Ways To Organize Your RV/Camper

An RV is the ultimate tiny-living space. Meticulous organization will make a carefree life on the road that much more comfortable.

7 of The Best Chrome Apps for EFL and ESL Students

February 27, 2015<br>Today we are sharing with you some useful Chrome apps to help your students with their language learning. These apps are …

The 20 Best Books From The Past 20 Years, According To The Independent Bath Literature Festival

Picking a good book can be like searching for a needle in a haystack. There are just SO many.<p>Luckily, the literary experts over at the Independent …

26 Teacher Tools To Create Online Assessments

Jun 30, 2015 by Nick Daly - topgradeapp.com - 41794<p>Build, play and share an unlimited number of quizzes and questions for free. Great for teachers …

Here's How To Avoid One Of The Most Common Life Regrets

Karl Pillemer, a Ph.D. gerontologist at Cornell University, has spent the last several years interviewing hundreds of older Americans to systematically collect their practical wisdom.<p>His first book, <i>30 Lessons for Living</i>, synthesized advice from over 1,000 elders on topics like happiness, work, and …

11 Hand Drawn Fonts by On the Spot Studio

This article was originally published on SmokingDesigners Website - 11 Hand Drawn Fonts by On the Spot Studio and it was Written By Mike Chliounakis.

4 Powerful iPad Apps for Teaching Kids Handwriting

February 14, 2015<br>Today as I was sifting through Apps Gone Free searching for new deals on educational apps, I came across iTrace. This is one of my …

Before You Buy a Vintage Airstream Read This! | Livin' Lightly

Airstream’s are an iconic piece of American history and the idea of owning and traveling in one is becoming more and more desirable. A quick look on …

CES 2015: Solar-powered Luci lantern brings light to areas without electricity

In communities without an electrical grid, kerosene lighting can make up a sizable part of a family's budget. The MPOWERD Luci solar-powered lantern …

Winter prep: 13 tools you should always keep in the car

The windy, slushy winter days are here, and it's crucial to prepare in advance for any car trouble. Keep these tools handy, and you'll be ready for …

Inside a Modern Family Star's Los Angeles House

Eric Stonestreet's casual house.<p>It's an only-in-L.A. kind of story. Designer Nathan Turner and Eric Stonestreet, of <i>Modern Family</i> fame, both have the same agent. And, it turns out, a passion for authentic Old West style. Navajo blankets, vintage tile, cowboy memorabilia, and, of course, casual …

Interior Design

20 Thanksgiving Centerpieces to Complete Your Harvest Table

You'll love the family-friendly conversation starter involved in #2.<p>Digging into the holiday spread might be number one on your Thanksgiving to do list, but these pretty displays will convince you to look up from your plate.

Decorations