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Berry Crisp Dump Cake

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker — which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go …

Dessert

Peanut Butter Fudge Brownies

<i>Instructions</i><p>1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly spray a 9×13-in. baking dish with cooking spray.<p>2. <i>For the brownie layer:</i> In a mixing bowl, combine the …

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Dear Husband: I Couldn’t Ask For A Better Gift Than The Kind Of Dad You Are

Dear Husband:<p>I know there may be times when I nag — let’s call it <i>remind</i> — you to do certain things. You have the uncanny ability to walk right past …

Why Relationships Are the Foundation of Education

When I first started teaching, I wasn’t very good. I had no teaching experience and really no interest in being a teacher. I never really had a …

See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

Trains

Students' catchy long division song will be stuck in your head all day

"Divide, multiple and subtract. Bring it on down and bring it on back!"<p>Those are the words to a foot-tapping song 4th grade students made up to guide …

10 Cake Decorating Tips

From piping techniques to the best method for writing on a cake, here are ten fantastic cake decorating tips. Basic tools for decorating a cake: …

Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Taking the time to make a smooth, thick gravy for this slow-cooked dinner is worth it. As the pot roast cooks, the water and juices from the …

Lazy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

WHEN YOU DON’T HAVE THE TIME TO MAKE DECADENT COOKIES MAKE THESE EASY LAZY BARS INSTEAD. The day these Lazy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars were …

Astronomy Apps

"Several astronomy-oriented weather apps are available, but Scope Nights has become my favorite… it does a fine job of summarizing the data in a …

Astronomy

12 Banned Books Every Woman Should Read

1 <i>Beloved</i> -- Toni Morrison, 1987<p>This 1987 novel won the Frederic G. Melcher Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for its stunning narrative of a mother …

34 Healthy Dinner Recipes Anyone Can Make

For some, "cooking" means boiling water for instant ramen. For others, the mere thought of turning on a stove sends them running to the phone to …

Healthy Eating

14 Of The Most Buzzed-About Books Of 2016

(So far.)<p>Below are the books that have been highest-rated by users, and that are also getting added to tons of "Want to Read" lists.

The Food Lab Turbo: No-Cook Blender Tomato Soup in Just 5 Minutes

I'm not gonna lie: You've got to be <i>extra</i> lazy if you're looking for ways to speed up a recipe that only takes 15 minutes to begin with, but you know what? My New Year's resolutions were to eat better, tastier food and to cook smarter, not to do more work than I have to.<p>My original 15-Minute Creamy …

This infant translator tells adults why babies are crying

Babies cry for all sorts of reasons. They cry when they’re hungry, when they’re tired, when they’re sad, when they’re not feeling well, when they’re …

Parenting

The Challenge: Battle of the Bloodlines | Official Trailer | MTV

The most breathtaking natural wonder in every state

From arid deserts to lush forests, America's landscape is as varied as it is stunning.<p>Picking 50 wasn't easy, but here are the most beautiful natural attractions in each state.

Watch this figure skater’s beautiful moves high up in the BC mountains

I’ll watch some figure skating during the Olympics for sure. But I’d watch a whole lot more of it if this was always the scenery. This is Canadian …

Sea Level

Kourtney Kardashian Calls Scott Disick a “Real F–king A–hole” for “Flaking” on the Kids: Watch

She's had enough. <b>Kourtney Kardashian</b> gets choked up in the Nov. 22 episode of <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i>, as she explains to her mom, <b>Kris Jenner</b>, …

Scott Disick

15 brilliant things you didn’t know your phone could do

ad feature<p>So you’ve just bought your fancy new smartphone and you cannot wait to upload that selfie that definitely didn’t take 50 attempts to get it …

Apps

Teachers Respond: Veteran Teachers Cry In Their Cars, Too

One in 10 teachers will quit by the end of their first year — and getting through October and November is especially tough. Having someone to support you along the way can help.<p>Turns out there's a toolkit to help — as we wrote about this week. Thousands chimed in on Facebook and Twitter, and in the …

Teaching

Facebook

Do you ever feel like people just don’t get you?<p>Like, say, if you had this really cute, fun blog on the interwebs and had like, a TON of cool …

A dad frustrated with Common Core wrote the best check to his kid's school

Doug Herrmann has a message for Melridge Elementary schools: You figure it out.<p>Herrman recently posted a photo on Facebook of a check he wrote to the school in Painesville, Ohio, in which the dollar amount of the check was expressed as a nonsensical string of Xs and Os.<p>The school uses the Common …