Deb Joh

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Here's where Team Trump went to college

President-elect Donald Trump is in the process of nominating people to numerous government positions, and having his nominees vetted by Congress (and the public at large).<p>“We have a lot of smart people,” Trump said of his team at an event in Washington D.C. “We have by far the highest IQ of any …

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Simple Ways To Be Happier In 2016

Do you make New Year resolutions? I don't bother because they usually fall off my radar by mid January. Starting the year with failure is not my goal.<p>Here are 25 simple things I will incorporate into my days in 2016. I don't need to do each one, everyday, to be moving toward my goal.<p>Here's how I …

12 Mind Tricks That Win People Over and Help You Get Ahead

When you're working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to success.<p>Mind tricks won't make you a Jedi, but using the brain's natural quirks to your advantage can have a positive impact on everyone you …

Lemon Crinkle Cookies

Lemon Crinkle Cookies from Lauren's Latest• ½ cups Butter, Softened<br>• 1 cup Granulated Sugar<br>• ½ teaspoons Vanilla Extract<br>• 1 whole Egg<br>• 1 teaspoon Lemon Zest<br>• 1 …

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The 88 Most Delish Cheesecakes

Become your own personal cheesecake factory.<p>1 of 88<p>Ethan Calabrese<p>Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake<p>There's always room for cookie dough in our …

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Easy Spicy Peanut Noodles with Chicken

I’m up at the cabin this weekend enjoying a little time away before we have to buckle down and start school. The boys are all out exploring and …

Onions

10 Slow Cooker Thanksgiving Sides

Save time, oven space, and sanity with this round-up of <b>10 Thanksgiving Side Dishes</b> you can make in your slow cooker...<p>This year will my second year …

The Christmas Cookie Recipes That Will Make This Holiday Sweeter

30 of them, to be exact.<p>Before we even eat our Thanksgiving feast, the bakers in us start thinking about Christmas cookies. It's not that we can't and don't bake cookies other times of the year -- we never stop making cookies. It's that there's nothing quite as special as the cookies made for the …

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Chocolate Chocolate Oreo Ooey Gooey Butter Cake

“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Eagle Brand I received product samples as well as a promotional item …

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Portraits of Immigrants Arriving in the United States in the Early 1900s

Ellis Island in Upper New York Bay was the busiest immigrant inspection station in the United States at the dawn of the 20th century, with millions …

Soft & Thick Sweet Corn Bread Recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Campbell Soup Company. All opinions are 100% mine.<p>This sweet cornbread recipe couldn’t be …

15 Desserts Made More Amazing with Halloween Candy

When the kids’ Halloween candy haul gives you lots of sweets, start baking. Mini-candies are chunky and funky additions to all sorts of desserts.<p><b>Hot</b> …

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Pull-Apart Breads

Imagine a bread so soft and buttery that it pulls apart into tender pieces at the slightest touch. Is your dream bread crunchy with a caramelized …

Baking

Here's How To Bake With Booze And Nail It

So you can have your cake and spike it too.<p>With that in mind, BuzzFeed Life teamed up with Faith Alice Sleeper, the owner and baker behind Crunkcakes — a booze-infused cupcake line — in Washington, DC. We asked her for her tips on nailing the baking + booze combo, plus four original dessert recipes …

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Spicy Baked Eggs

<i>There are few things that’ll get you out of bed after a long week. The prospect of hot, runny, deep orange yolked eggs (we hope) is one of</b> …

Cakey Fans Beware: These Brownies are Practically Fudge

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, is taking one-bowl brownies to new (excessively frosted) heights.</i><p>I've sampled a lot of brownies in my life. Personally, if I were to get philosophical about it, <b>I like a brownie that teeters on the edge of fudge-like.</b> It …

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Free Crochet Pattern...Pavement Infinity Scarf!

When I designed this scarf, I wanted to create something minimalistic and elegant, and let the stitches speak for themselves. This is a lovely piece …

Christmas Gift Card Mini Stockings

I have a fun Christmas in July project for you today! These sweet little Christmas Gift Card Mini Stockings are suuuuper fast to sew up – and they …

Free pattern: Everyday Skirt, Take 2

Jen from iCandy Handmade shares a free pattern for her Everyday Skirt, Take 2. It’s a knee length A-line skirt with a comfortable yoga waistband. I …

Tutorial: 4 Quarters Skirt

Autie from iCandy Handmade shows how she made her 4 Quarters Skirt. It’s a circle skirt pieced from four panels. She suggests making it from two …

Smithsonian Magazine's 2013 Photo Contest

The editors of <i>Smithsonian magazine</i> have just announced the 60 finalists in their 11th annual photo contest. They've kindly allowed me to share several of these images here, including some great shots from each of the competition's six categories: The Natural World, Travel, People, Americana, …

10 Things Every Parent Should Know about Play

by Laurel Bongiorno <b>1. Children learn through their play.</b> Don’t underestimate the value of play. Children learn and develop:cognitive skills – like …

Self-esteem

10 Life Lessons You Can Learn From Children

What do children know that adults seem to have forgotten? Children are more confident, more courageous and enjoy life far more intensely than adults. Sometimes it feels that we spend our entire lives trying to return to who we were as children. Here's what we can learn from our younger selves to …

How To Be a Kind Teacher: An Educator's Perspective

Swami Vivekananda said, "If you can give them positive ideas, men/women will grow up and learn to stand on their own legs."<p>Very recently I took the Instructional Skills Workshop as an educator, and learned a great deal about myself as a teacher. The four-day process was quite reflective, and made …

Using Technology in the English/Language Arts Classroom for "Sophisticated Responses"

The headline in <i>The New York Times</i> (6/13/2013) was a little misleading: “Study Gauges Value of Technology in Schools.” The topic of gauging the value …

Boy Who Died In House Fire After Saving 6 Relatives Honored With Firefighter's Funeral

An 8-year-old boy who died after saving six relatives from a house fire in Penfield, N.Y., was honored on Wednesday with the hero’s funeral he rightfully deserved.<p>Hundreds of supporters, including members of local fire departments, gathered at St. John of Rochester Catholic Church in Fairport, …

Sensory Play Must-Try: Rainbow Scented Glitter Slime

<i>Here’s something fun. Continuing with our focus on tangible ways to eat better, parent better, organize better and just generally live better this</i> …

Reese’s Peanut Butter Bars (No Bake!) | Our Best Bites

<b>Reese’s Peanut Butter Bars (No Bake!)</b> | <i>Our Best Bites</i><p>No bake - music to my ears! If you love peanut butter and easy to make slices, then this is the recipe for you. And not only is it no bake, but it’s also really easy to make and doesn’t require a ton of ingredients. Just make sure you cut it up so you don’t end up eating the whole thing…