Dariza Garcia Lantigua

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America's 8 Most Overlooked Small Cities

<i>By: Gianni Jaccoma</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock.com</i><p>Let's be honest: size matters. Being a small city isn't sexy, what with lacking name recognition of a New York or the quaint charm of a tiny town like Carmel-by-the-Sea. Falling somewhere inside the bell curve usually means a middling metropolis is …

23 places you should visit in 2015

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2015.<p>From the Philippines to Peru, here are the best places to travel this year.

Child’s Play: The Art of Toy Rotation

The steps are as follows:<p>Step 1: Corral<p>Put all of the toys in one room If this sounds too overwhelming, go room by room through all the steps<p>Step 2: …

Quinoa Recipes

Quinoa is a healthy grain-like seed that's become incredibly popular with both home cooks and professional chefs. This protein-and fiber-rich …

7 Best-Ever Lobster Recipes for National Lobster Day

While today marks the official "holiday" celebrating everyone's favorite crustacean, we think every summer day should be National Lobster Day.<p>While …

Roasted Beet Salad with Pea Shoots & Chèvre - Adventures in Cooking

I’m going to keep this post short and sweet since there’s still much unpacking to be done and I’m caught up in a seemingly never-ending battle …

Lemonade Refresh: 4 Ways to Spice up Your Lemonade

Summer is here which means it's time to set up your lemonade stand! Okay, maybe you're a little to old for that now, but it doesn't mean you can't enjoy a grown-up rendition. That's why I've come up with four deliciously unique versions of lemonade perfect for a backyard gathering on a hot summer …

How to Make Perfect Ice Cream

Ice cream is a summer staple but often it seems easier to buy it in the store than to make it ourselves. However according to the founders of Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream, making it yourself can be simple and delicious.<p><b>For more food, drink, and travel videos, visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>In their new …

Every Cooking And Baking Substitution You Could Ever Need, In One Perfect Chart

There's nothing worse than being in the middle of making biscuits only to realize that you're fresh out of buttermilk. Or baking a cake, and finding out someone used up the eggs. Having to run out to the store when you're in the middle of preparing something awesome to eat is the absolute worst. …

Modern Manners

It is not unusual to hear manners dismissed as artificial or outdated vestiges of a formal and stuffy past. Some argue that manners constrain self-expression and are no longer relevant in a world that celebrates the uniqueness of an uninhibited individual. Others say that manners are superficial …

Kids Activities

Dangerous Baby Products to Avoid - Consumer Reports

Drop-side cribs<p><b>Why they’re dangerous:</b> The moveable drop side can drop, suffocating or strangling a baby. The cribs were associated with at least 32 …

12 Finger Foods That Don't Come From a Box

Skip highly processed finger foods for these natural, nutritious bites babies and toddlers will love to get their hands on.<p>Forget the mush and surprise your baby with a new taste and texture by offering whole peas. Green peas can be steamed, boiled, or simply offered frozen. Aside from wonderful …

Nutrition

Gear and Products for Kids - Toys, Clothing, and More

A Fill-In-The-Blanks Infographic For Tracking Your Baby’s First Year

One designer’s decidedly of-the-moment take on the traditional baby book.<p>My first year on this planet is documented in a few scattered albums of discolored photographs and a box of bibs, stuffed dinosaurs, and a handful of other mementos stored somewhere in my family’s basement in Michigan. Today’s …

10 Ways To Strengthen Your Bond, As Told By Science

We all know that in chemistry, a bond is formed when two atoms are attracted to each other due to a redistribution of their outer electrons. But let’s be honest: there’s no exact science to strengthening bonds between actual, real people.<p>Still, that doesn’t mean we don’t have science on our …

Kids, Code, And The Future Of Technology

<i>“[Young people] say, ‘Do you think we can do this?’ I say, ‘Try it,’ and I back ‘em up. They need that.”</i><p>Those words of wisdom should guide us as Computer Science Education Week kicks off on December 9. It’s the timeless insight of the late Admiral Grace Murray Hopper—a.k.a. Amazing Grace–who, in …

How to Raise a Museum-Loving Kid

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Something strange happens to us when we become parents: we forget how boring “adult thinking” can be.<p>When I was a kid, the idea of spending hours at a museum or art gallery was enough for me to tighten my fluorescent Madonna-esque head tie and demand that someone “gag me …

Why Bilingual Education Should Be Mandatory

This generation of K-12 students is growing up in a society that is increasingly bilingual. While foreign language requirements have long been a core requirement for high school graduation -- second language classes at an earlier age would improve overall fluency for most students. It's time to …

5 Simple Ways To Make Creative Thinking A Daily Habit

Let your innovative ideas simmer and percolate with these five daily rituals.<p>Where or when do you get your best ideas?<p>I ask that question to a lot of clients and executives attending my presentations and seminars. The answers I often hear are things like “In the shower,” “Walking the dog,” “Working …

Creativity

Learn how to boost your productivity quickly with GTD and Evernote

Among the many systems available for task and project management, the popular <b>GTD</b> <b>(Getting Things Done)</b> system by David Allen is my personal …

8 Habits Of Perpetually Positive People

Ever notice how some people just seemingly have a bright outlook on life -- even when everything isn't exactly on the sunny side?<p>You know those people: They're the friends who have spilled coffee on their white shirt and still manage to have a nonchalant smile on their face. They're the co-workers …

10 Things Organized People Do Every Day

Being organized isn't just about going through your paper piles once in a while. It's not just about doing the spring cleaning thing once a year …

A 30-Second Ritual To Start Every Day Off Right

All of us all want to be happy. And despite the way our culture commonly approaches this conversation, happiness is actually a relatively simple …

How to become a master of your time

When you’re managing your time well, important work gets done ahead of schedule, your teammates feel like they can rely on you, and you can feel good …