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I am raising my daughter to speak three languages. A stranger demanded I 'speak English' to her

I felt her staring at me on the playground as I called out to my daughter.<p>She must be someone’s grandmother, I thought. She must be curious, as people often are.<p>Then she took one step toward me — pink fingernails, dark blond hair — and opened her mouth, e-nun-ci-a-ting each word.<p>“Speak English,” …

Language Learning

The 5 Best Portable Jump Starters

Sunday, Jun 17, 2018<p>To-Go Juice<p>June 1, 2018 | By Eric Adams | Photo by Noco<p>Jump-starting cars has always been a bit of a hair-raising experience. …

Gear & Gadgets

Tekto Amber Automatic Knife

Offering great quality knives at affordable prices is what Tekto Gear is all about, their robust collection is full of great looking blades that are …

Knives

5 baking soda hacks to keep your laundry smelling super fresh

As the buzz around multi-tasking ingredients and pantry-staples hacks reaches an audible roar, happy news: Another ingredient is about to join the …

Cleaning

20 Best Places to Live on the Coast in 2018

1 of 22<p>Santa Cruz, California<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 22<p>The Kennebunks, Maine<p>3 of 22<p>Long Branch, New Jersey<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 22<p>Habersham, South …

Costa Rica

Olafur Eliasson completes his first building, Fjordenhus, in Denmark

Fjordenhus (Fjord House) is the first building designed entirely by Olafur Eliasson and the architectural team at Studio Olafur Eliasson. Located in …

Jutland

3 Marijuana Stocks That Could Be Gobbled Up Next

More marijuana acquisitions could be on the way. And these three stocks rank high on the list of buyout candidates.<p>There has been a wave of …

Investing

How To Grow Truffles In Your Own Back Garden

Extravagant, rare and revered by food lovers around the world, truffles are a pungent fungus that grows at the roots of beech, hazel, and other …

Gardening

37 Moms Fighting the Stigma of Extended Breastfeeding With Gorgeous Photos

No matter what your journey with feeding your child has looked like — whether you breastfed or formula-fed — being able to nourish your babies from birth is a beautiful thing. For some moms, breastfeeding into toddlerhood is what worked best for their family, and so many of those moms, in an …

Tradition continues at the Patron's Day celebrations in Bavaria

A women lifts the skirt of her traditional typical Bavarian costume as she crosses a meadow to attend the activities within the Patron's Day festival in Bichl, Germany on May 6, 2018. Around 4,000 members from 47 Bavarian mountain shooting (Gebirgsschuetzen) clubs were meeting for the traditional …

European Travel

This is what the Warren Buffett empire looks like, in one giant chart

While most of the world’s richest people came to that title through a single company, billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s story is different.<p>Jeff …

Investing

24 Grocery Stores That Are Straight-Up Living In The Future

Um, my grocery store needs ALL of these things.

PLANT SOME OF THESE AROUND YOUR HOME AND GARDEN AND YOU’LL NEVER SEE ANOTHER FLY AGAIN

Spring and summer are the times when most people spend much of their free time outdoors having fun, whether it’s a picnic or a nice hike in nature. …

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Citrus reticulat is the Latin name for tangerines, or Mandarin oranges. This fruit is rich in nutrients, including vitamin C, B12, A, potassium, and …

Mayes School Bus Conversion

The Mayes family have given #vanlife another meaning, they have converted an old school bus into a light and efficient family home. After growing …

Elon Musk Just Gave the World's Best Productivity Advice in a Single, Short Sentence

And we all owe him a debt of gratitude for pointing out the obvious.<p>Leave it to Elon Musk to get to the heart of the matter. In a recent memo directed to Tesla employees, Musk described a number of actions that he plans to take to improve the company's performance, particularly in regard to the …

Here's What Happened When A Guy Used Wooden Pistons In His Engine

A Russian YouTuber machined four pistons for his VAZ-2106's 1.6-liter inline-four engine, installed them, and tried to run the engine. It goes about …

The Best Rain Jackets of 2018

<i>Last updated April 2018: We’ve added all-new picks for 2018 as well as two new sections designed to teach you how to re-waterproof a rain jacket and</i> …

Taking the helm: An intense, 14-day sailing lesson - from scratch - off New Zealand

Eight days into a two-week sailing course in New Zealand, I felt like the young and ineffectual officer in "Master and Commander" who ends his …

10 slow and sensual Kama Sutra sex positions worth taking your time over

Sex really doesn't need to be wild to be enjoyable.<p>Kama Sutra positions are a classic for a reason. But good sex doesn't always have to be wild and quick, sometimes, the most pleasure can come from a slow and sensual session. We've chosen 10 of the slowest and most pleasurable positions to try, …

7 American Cities and States That Will Actually Pay You to Move There

Real talk, you average American, this might be the year you make a big move. For one, your commute is too long, and you’re fresh out of …

Equine therapy: How horses are helping humans heal

Horses are being used as mental health aids for humans, with equine therapy taking psychology sessions out of the office and into the …

A grand tour of the world's most amazing architecture

When we travel it’s often to see a building – the Taj Mahal, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Eiffel Tower. We then photograph ourselves in front of them and, let’s face it, the feeling of having claimed these sights is part of the joy of tourism. But why? Because, buildings are endlessly intriguing: …

How to Reprofile the Edge on a Dull Knife

Use a knife like you ought to use a knife—that is, often and hard, and sharpened frequently—and you’ll need to reprofile the edge as you hone away …

UPS Drivers Never Turn Left, and Neither Should You

Vehicle routing problems were developed in 1959 as a way to organize moving objects. Basically these types of problems take into account of variety …

Equations

Light Phone 2

Addicted to your phone and just cannot put it down? Suffer from the inability to disconnect and pay full attention to what´s happening around you? …

The 15 Most Beautiful Steering Wheels of All Time

It’s not complete lunacy to think that the steering wheel will soon be a thing of the past. The unrelenting forward march of technology and the …

Sports Cars

Remodeling 101: A Guide to the Only 6 Kitchen Cabinet Styles You Need to Know

Type “cabinet styles” into Google Images (like we did) and you’ll get an array of glossy, dated-looking wood cabinets with ornate arches, louvered …

A Massachusetts company claims to be close to a solid-state battery

New Investments<p>According to <i>Axios,</i> technology giants like Samsung and Dyson have collectively invested $65 million in Massachusetts-based Ionic …

Clean Energy

So You're Smart, But You're Not Rich? This Eye-Opening New Scientific Study Tells You Why

Could there be a reason? Yes, it seems there could.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Don't you look at rich people and find too many of them, well, dull?<p>Don't you listen to rich people and think: "What have they got that I …