Gertrude Stafford

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Navy inks solar deal on 6,000 homes

The nation’s largest solar provider and the U.S. Navy announced a deal Wednesday that will equip nearly 6,000 homes in the San Diego area with …

Google Just Released a Brand New Google Calendar App

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Spinach Artichoke Dip

If I had to choose just one food group to eat for the rest of my life, it would be dip. You know, if dip were a food group.<p><b>The BEST Spinach Artichoke Dip -- easy, creamy, cheesy, and melty!</b><p>If I had to choose just one food group to eat for the rest of my life, it would be dip. You know, if dip were …

Recipes

These Lunch Bowl Recipes Just Made Your Work Week Infinitely Better

The lunch slump -- it happens to all of us. Once you've eaten at every lunch spot around your office, and you've made every sandwich, soup and salad you can dream up, you're hit with a total loss of what to eat for your midday meal. Once it sets in, it's hard to shake. Nothing seems appetizing …

How to Eat Ramen Like a Man

<b>There's a right and a wrong way</b> to eat everything. However — for the 90-second span of this Korean ad — let's throw etiquette out the window and just enjoy how it proves us that the consumption of ramen noodles can be a profoundly testosterone-fueled practice. Thanks to this, college students …

College & University

Mobile saves the day: Facebook surpasses revenue expectations

Facebook had a pretty great quarter thanks mostly to mobile.<p>The company today posted its second fiscal quarter earnings with revenue of $2.910 billion, a 61 percent increase from Q2 2013, and 30 cents in earnings per share.<p>Analysts expected Facebook to report revenue of $2.81 billion and earnings …

Microsoft's 'one Windows' -- what it really means

Microsoft executives have struggled to explain for the past year or more where the company is going with Windows.<p>Thanks to a passing comment yesterday by CEO Satya Nadella during Microsoft's fiscal fourth quarter earnings call, the struggle is continuing.<p>"We will streamline the next version of …

Pediatricians Call For Parents To Read Aloud To Their Children Every Day

If your child's next visit to the pediatrician includes a clear emphasis on reading, don't be surprised.<p>On Tuesday, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued its first-ever policy statement focused on literacy promotion, calling for pediatricians to advise all parents about the many benefits of …

Day-to-day living costs for expats set to rise

The dream of moving abroad just got a whole lot more expensive with the latest annual price index showing that popular expat destinations such as …

Five tips for new expats on settling into Qatar

In my latest column for <i>The Telegraph,</i> I listed five ways for new arrivals to settle into expat life in Qatar.<p>The country’s residency rules mean that …

Return to the Relentless River of Everest

Adventure<p>For veteran expedition kayaker Ben Stookesberry, an Adventurer of the Year who is known for running the world’s wildest whitewater, and up-and-coming Nepali kayaker Surjan Tamang, the original plan was to trek to Everest Base Camp and then check out the Dudh Kosi, a storied yet “tame” …

This Croatian Waterfall Makes Us Want To Go On Vacation RIGHT NOW

This waterfall is more than gorgeous -- it's positively magical.<p>Found in Croatia, this delightful swimming hole is actually a beautiful set of waterfalls that make up Skradinski buk. Formed by the Krka and ᅣフikola Rivers coming together, the turquoise and emerald waters are illuminated with little …

Elaborate 6th-Century Mosaics Unearthed in Israel

Science News<p>The remains of a 1,500-year-old monastery with intact mosaics covering the floor have been unearthed in southern Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced on Tuesday.<p>The Byzantine complex — which was discovered near Hura, a Bedouin village in the northern Negev Desert — …

Archaeology

Paleoista Grilled Salmon Filet, Colorful Salad with Walnuts, Berries and Olive Oil

Ingredients<p>1 tbsp coconut oil<br>• 4 oz wild salmon fillet, skin on<br>• 1 cup wild arugula<br>• 1 medium carrot, shredded<p>1 cup blueberries (or any berries that are …

Recipes

Smoked Salmon Recipe - How to Smoke Salmon

Seafood

World's Best Tasting Salmon

Seafood

How to fillet salmon in 30 secondes THEFRENCHCOOKER

Seafood

Hot Wild Salmon

Ingredients<p>8 oz wild salmon fillets with skin<br>• 2 tbsp finely chopped fresh ginger<br>• 1 tbsp wasabi paste<br>• 1/4 tsp turmeric<p>Directions<p>Prepare grill or preheat …

Food

Gordon Ramsay's Plain Salmon Recipe

Cooking

Dilled Salmon Cakes

Ingredients<p>1/2 cup plain non-fat yogurt<br>• 1/3 cup seeded, chopped tomato<br>• 1/3 cup seeded, chopped cucumber<br>• 1 tbsp finely chopped onion<br>• 1 tbsp finely chopped …

Recipes

Japanese barbecue salmon salad

Could it be a conspiracy?<p>Who (or what) is preventing Angelenos from being allowed to enjoy the lunch that better suits us than anything in the world?<p>That lunch would be a salade composee. Think of it: a beautiful main course salad composed of various mini-salads -- celery remoulade, for instance, …

Fennel-aquavit gravlax with caraway creme fraiche

Come this way, up the garden steps and into a backyard where the patio is canopied by an old avocado tree. Take a seat in the mild yellow light of the resurgent sun, and fill a plate from a buffet of brunch dishes as spring-like as they are appetizing and fresh. Nibble a leek pancake wrapped around …

Miso caper glazed salmon

It's not often that you see a picture of an author swigging from a flask in a cookbook, but that's exactly what Evan George, one-half of the L.A.-based food blogging duo known as Hot Knives, is doing on the back cover of the pair's new vegetarian cookbook, "Salad Daze." And wait a minute: What's …

Roasted salmon with marinated fennel and thyme

"For now the winter is gone, the rains are over and gone; the blossoms appear in the land," joyfully proclaims the Song of Songs, the biblical book read in synagogues throughout the Jewish world on Passover, the spring festival of freedom. How vividly too the words describe the arrival of Passover …

Passover

Pan-seared wild salmon steaks with chive vinaigrette

A tall bottle of olive oil, a cruet of vinegar, a dish of sea salt, a pepper grinder. This casual kitchen still life is the simple formula for a vinaigrette, a sauce so humble that it often doesn't seem like a sauce at all.<p>But it is: In French it's called la sauce vinaigrette. And a good one …

Chipotle roasted salmon

Americans have been conditioned to treat the weekend after Thanksgiving as the kickoff of the race to the mall for an orgy of shopping, but it is actually something far more meaningful: the official opening of party season. For the next six weeks, any excuse will do.<p>And it's not too early to start …

Seared salmon with cucumbers and brown butter

0 (0)<p>Cucumbers and salmon are a classic combination, although they are usually combined in cold dishes. Here, sauteed cucumbers make a delicious, pale-green vegetable accompaniment to simply cooked slices of salmon filet. Serve with mashed potatoes, steamed new potatoes or a ... Read more<p>Total …