Dan

330 Added | 29 Magazines | 273 Likes | 8 Following | 153 Followers | @danwhitford | Keep up with Dan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Dan”

This Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Peel Potatoes

When I saw a trick for removing potato skins by slipping them off without using the dreaded vegetable peeler, I knew I had to try it immediately to …

This Pulled Pork Grilled Cheese Sandwich Is the Ultimate Father’s Day Recipe

Father’s Day is just around the corner, but you needn’t worry if you haven’t planned a big party or picked the perfect gift. After all, they say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, and this epic pulled pork grilled cheese sandwich is sure to wow him. The pork is slowly cooked in your …

BBQ

Science Says Happier People Are Raised by Parents Who Do This 1 Thing | Inc.com

Want your kids to be happier kids? More important, want your children to grow up to be happier and more satisfied for the rest of their lives?<p>A study from University College London found that people who perceived their parents as less psychologically controlling and more caring as they were growing …

Psychology

The Fast Track for Juicy Pork Chops

And how to save your chops from dreaded dryness.<p>Pork chops seem like a great dinner idea in theory—they’re widely available and they cook quickly if you buy the thin ones (not the thick, fancy butcher shop ones). All of this means you can go from work to any-old-supermarket to food-in-your-belly …

Cooking

Use This Dad's Genius Plan to Give Your Teen a Way Out of a Bad Situation

The ability for your teen to send you a discreet message can be the difference between your kid laughing with you at the dinner table or spending six months in a recovery center.<p>My daughter started high school this year. Ninth grade. And it was about a few weeks into September when she got invited …

Sofa

The Story Behind John Piper’s Most Famous Attack on the Prosperity Gospel

John Piper’s most-viewed sermon clip of all time was an afterthought.<p>In fact, it was an off-the-cuff tangent to an afterthought, unusual for a man …

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

Time Management

10 strategies to avoid raising a spoiled brat

When your kids talk back, forget to use their manners, refuse to listen, don’t pitch in, act out and act disrespectful— it takes the joy right out of parenting.<p>Not only are their unsavory behaviors frustrating in the moment, but as they continue, you probably worry about your ability to raise a …

Parenting

TODAY Food Club

Take a seat at our table! Share recipes, join our Kitchen Q&A, get our weekly newsletter, and connect with cooks like you.<p>Authentic flavor and a simple technique for mastering those billowy pockets of goodness.<p>Perfect Pot Stickers

“Answer Me When I’m Talking to You!” What to Do When Your Child Ignores You

If your child deliberately ignores you, pretends not to hear your requests, and refuses to greet you or others, read on to see how you can deal with …

Archaeologists Just Found One of King Hezekiah’s Toilets, and It May Prove the Bible

This is a crazy story. Archaeologists in Israel were recently digging at the site of the ancient city of Tel Lachish located in the Kingdom of Judah. …

Archaeology

Code Orange: Joyce Meyer and The Sleight-of-Hand of Experientialism

As the Heresy Olympics continue to rack up the medals of audaciousness at Elevation Church’s Code Orange Revival hosted by Steven Furtick, one of the …

Jokes

The Self-Entitlement of Joyce Meyer’s Theology

Just earlier this month on September 13th, Joyce Meyer released her new book entitled <i>“Seize The Day.”</i> As it seems to be the case more and more every …

Theology

God Gave Them Over To Lust – Romans 1:24-27

Paul makes three similar statements in this controversial paragraph. God “gave them over” to sinful desires, shameful lusts, and depraved minds. The …

Theology

Scanning software deciphers ancient biblical scroll

JERUSALEM (AP) — The charred lump of a 2,000-year-old scroll sat in an Israeli archaeologist's storeroom for decades, too brittle to open. Now, new imaging technology has revealed what was written inside: the earliest evidence of a biblical text in its standardized form.<p>The passages from the Book …

Archaeology

Technology, The Biology of Fatherhood and The Anti-Christ

Recently I saw a preview for a TV show about a band of geniuses saving the world with, ya know, facts and math and stuff. In one scene a divorced …

Fatherhood

Grandma's Famous Creamy Buttermilk Coleslaw Recipe

Ingredients<p>1/2 head green cabbage, finely shredded<br>• 1/2 head purple cabbage, finely shredded<br>• 3 carrots, grated<br>• 1/4 cup green onions, sliced<br>• 1/2 cup …

Dijon Mustard

Thousands of Jewish settlers storm Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron

Thousands of Jewish settlers stormed the Ibrahimi Mosque in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron on Friday in order to perform “Talmudic rituals” …

Israel

Eating Chocolate Every Day Can Have Serious Health Benefits

Please excuse us, we have a lunch date with a chocolate bar.<p>Chocoholics have one more reason to justify their habit, thanks to new research reported by the American Heart Association.<p>Researchers have found a link between daily chocolate consumption and heart health, according to recent findings …

Holistic Medicine

How Screen Addiction Is Damaging Children's Brains

"I've worked with hundreds of heroin addicts and crystal meth addicts, and what I can say is that it's easier to treat a heroin addict than a true screen addict."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>In the 80s, Graham Nash from Crosby Stills & Nash appeared on MTV for an interview. The …

Mental Health

Big-Batch Summer Cocktail: Lime in the Coconut

Jason Kisner, Copyright Scripps Networks, 2016<p>For the most delicious results, make this big-batch cocktail the day of your party and keep chilled …

Mexican Corn On The Cob

<i>This Mexican corn on the cob recipe, inspired by elote or street corn in Mexico, tempers spicy chipotle with the tang of lime and the sweetness of</i> …

Cooking

17 Delicious Disneyland Treats You Can Make At Home

Just as tasty but without the cost of admission.

The Danish Way of Parenting review – how to raise the world’s happiest kids

Denmark approaches childhood, and society as a whole, very differently to Britain or the US, argue Jessica Joelle Alexander and Iben Dissing Sandahl<p>Having muddled through six years of parenthood without consulting any books on the subject, I was pretty excited about this, my first one. Perhaps it …

Parenting

7 Smart Ways to Replace Your Burger Bun

You may think transitioning to a healthy lifestyle means leaving your favorite foods in the dust. But this kind of black and white thinking is …

Jack's BBQ Chicken

Combine the chicken and marinade in a large non-reactive pan. Refrigerate for at least 2 hours and up to 6.<p>Preheat the oven to 300 degrees F.<p>Remove …

Too Many Apple Watch Bands? Keep Them in the Monochest!

Apple Watch bands have different purposes. The Sport band is particularly perfect for exercising, while you might want a Milanese Loop for special events, and a double tour leather strap for day-to-day wear. Once you’ve acquired multiple bands, the question becomes, “where do I store these things?” …

Smartwatches

Wear an Apple Watch to the Beach, or Anywhere Else, with Catalyst's Waterproof Case

It’s quickly turning into the dog days of summer here in the United States, so that means lots of trips to the pool – or maybe the beach – to keep …

Apple Watch

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says This Popular Parenting Strategy Is Dead Wrong | Inc.com

Picture this. You're a parent. You want nothing more than for your child to grow up to be successful and fulfilled.<p>But your kid is a kid. Sometimes, he or she gets hurt. Sometimes, he or she overreacts. There's crying sometimes--even tantrums, sulking, and meltdowns.<p>How should you respond, given …

Parenting