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Maya Angelou dead at 86

Dr. Maya Angelou during a Dec. 2013 interview (WGHP)<p>WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Award-winning author, renowned poet and civil rights activist Dr. Maya …

Fish Tacos - Video Recipe

Three Sisters Over 100 Years Old Share Their Secrets to a Long Life

To live a long and happy life, just listen to sisters Rubye Cox, Ruth Branum and Rose Shloss, who are each over 100 years old.<p>So how exactly did the …

10 Brilliant Books That Will Grab You From Page One

<i>Originally posted on Kirkus:</i><p>We expect true crime books to draw us in from page one. But when a vast, epic novel or nonfiction book about the details of an international news story smartly seduces us from page one, count us impressed. Here are some titles that hooked us from the beginning but kept …

How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

Jerrie Mock was a 38-year-old housewife from Columbus, Ohio, when, 50 years ago this week, she accomplished what Amelia Earhart is famous for having failed to do. But in the decades since, as Mock's life began to unravel, history all but forgot the pilot who made it.<p>Just before the coast …

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10 American Foods that are Banned in Other Countries

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Parents Against the World: The Greatest Competition

We live in a competitive, challenging culture. As parents, we try to equip our kids with every tool, skill and advantage to possess the ability to compete with an edge -- or at least, an equal playing field. Our kids are provided with instrumental lessons, individual athletic coaches, SAT tutoring, …

New Study Could Spell the End for Diet Soda and Aspartame - The Anti-Media

As concerns about health epidemics plague the nation, demand and sales of diet soda have plunged as consumers try to make better choices. As we …

This is What Americans Will Look like by 2050 – and it’s Stunning

Amanda Froelich, trueactivist.com | With the increasing trend of interracial partnerships, it’s much more common for an individual to belong to a …

baked eggs with spinach and mushrooms

My brunch arsenal, the dishes I’ve made enough times that they no longer cause any furrowed brows — a core entertaining principle here at House …

A Vegan Quickbread with Dates and Walnuts

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Forget what you think you know about vegan baked goods -- this quickbread is a game-changer.</i><p>The first time you taste this bread -- the first time you experience its …

Greek Easter Bread [Tsoureki] Recipe

Home > Seasonal > Easter > Greek Easter Bread [Tsoureki]<p>April 17, 2014 // 30 <i>Comments »</i><p>I love holiday traditions of every shape and size, especially …

Eggs Florentine Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p><i>For this classic Eggs Florentine, creamed spinach is spooned onto rounds of buttered toast and topped with poached eggs and</i> …

How to Use Leftover Fish

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Don't throw that fish away! Here are 10 ideas to give it new life so that you can eat happily ever after.</i><p>There are some things that we're happy to …

A Tip for Salting Pasta Water

On Tuesday, we kicked off our third video series with Panna, a subscription cooking app and website dedicated to sharing recipes from master chefs in HD video -- and we previewed our third issue, in which Amanda made fiveandspice's "Greek" Lamb with Orzo.<p>Today, we're sharing more bonus footage: …

Lobster Polenta Pizza with Sun Dried Cherry Tomatoes

Lobster Polenta Pizza with Sun Dried Cherry Tomatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> April 17, 2014 38<p>There’s no better way to love yourself than by putting lobster on …

How to Make a Mint Julep

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: This spring, drink up to cool down -- it is officially time for mint juleps.</i><p>The origins of alcohol are …

Tomato and Cheese Pie

Scaccia Ragusana<p>Giovanna Giglio Cascone, a homecook in Ragusa, Sicily, makes this delicious tomato-and-cheese filled bread every Easter.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>3 …

Mung Yoga Bowl Recipe

I thought I'd show you how I took a favorite component of a recent recipe, made a minor tweak, and turned it into something completely different. Do …

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Movie on a Mission: Turlock

1<p>SHARES<p>photo credit: Animal Place<p>Documenting the second-largest farm animal rescue in the U.S., <i>Turlock</i>gives witness to the rescue operation of more …

Olive Oil Braised Spring Vegetables Recipe

Back in the late 90's <i>Vogue Entertaining + Travel</i> was the Australia-based magazine I splurged for any time I came across it on the news stand. It was …

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How to Store Fresh Herbs

2<p>SHARES<p>On a recent excursion to the grocery store, I snapped up several beautiful basil bouquets. Stuffing the fragrant green bunches into my …

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Good News! Stories We Dig from Around the Web

0<p>SHARES<p><i>A round-up of VT editors’ favorite newsworthy links.</i><p>Bring on the beans! A new study finds that eating one serving a day of beans, peas, …

Apple Pie Oatmeal Cookies

<b>[Note: This post is from 2014. I’m all better now!]</b> Thank you all for your thoughts and prayers. My surgery went very well, and I’m up and about and …

Levon Helm Midnight Ramble Sessions Volume 3

On July 1 Vanguard Records will release the third installment of the <i>Midnight Ramble Sessions</i> compilations recorded live at Levon Helm Studios in …

DelFest Late Nights | Greensky, Railroad Earth And More

DelFest organizers have announced the late night shows for this year’s festival. <b>Greensky Bluegrass</b>, <b>Cabinet</b>, <b>Railroad Earth</b>, <b>Shook Twins</b>, the <b>Travelin’</b> …

Audio | Dumpstaphunk Led Zeppelin Set At Wanee

On Friday night Dumpstaphunk held down the late night slot at the Wanee Festival with a Led Zeppelin tribute set. As we reported the band was joined …