Holly Bergstrom

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40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

The Bay Area's Alta Bicycle Share Will Launch Aug 29

After several delays, the Bay Area’s Alta Bicycle Share has announced it will launch on August 29.<p>The Bike Share will have a first fleet of only 700 …

7 Top Farm Stays Around the World

Looking for a unique place to hit the hay—quite literally—on your next getaway? Consider a farm stay, a type of property whose farms, gardens, and …

Cooking

Serious Entertaining: A Fruity Brunch

One of summer's greatest contributions lies in the excellence of its fruits. There are few sensations more satisfying than chomping into a ripe white peach or biting into a fresh fig. The produce at this time of year is bursting with flavor and sweetness, and that makes farmers' market fare easy …

Yellow Butter Cupcakes

Classic yellow butter cupcakes got perfectly with a variety of frostings -- from Chocolate Ganache Glazes to our classic Seven-Minute Frosting.

Dessert

The Best Macaroon Recipes

These crisp yet chewy cookies, made from flaked coconut and egg whites, are beloved Passover treats that are worth seeking out all year long. Between chocolate dips and fruity infusions, you're sure to to find a flavor you crave.<p>Chopped apricots, melting deliciously into the toasty golden-brown …

Dessert

Ian Young's Cream Cheese Frosting

Top Sweet Zucchini Cupcakes with this frosting, submitted by reader Ian Young of Oakland, California.

Chocolate Pies and Tarts

You can’t go wrong when luscious chocolate is matched with caramel, nuts, fruit, whipped cream, custard fillings, or flaky pie crust. Browse our collection of the best pie and tart recipes featuring chocolate in the fillings, crusts, toppings, or throughout.<p>A crispy crust made from ice cream cones …

Baking

Day in the life of ... a managing director of a learning disability service

What time my alarm goes off completely depends on where I am that day. If I'm in London, it's an early start, around 5am. If I'm working from home, …

People with learning disabilities need more choice over where they live

Getting housing is tough for many people in Britain today. Young people stay in the family home longer because they can't get mortgages, private …

Housewife Sangria: My Secret Cocktail for Drinking Responsibly

I love to enjoy an icy cocktail on the beach, more than one, even. But overdoing it is a surefire way to ruin a lovely vacation. When I pour a …

Here's a chance to fight for disabled people's mobility

The government has announced a consultation on the personal independence payment (PIP) – the disability benefit that replaces disability living …

The ‘invisible disability’ that is Tourette’s: one family’s story

Last week, nearly 9,000 Twitter users came down with temporary Tourette syndrome.<p>As part of a campaign called Surrender Your Say, people opted to relinquish control of their Twitter accounts for 24 hours to raise awareness about the disorder. Participants could tweet as normal, but occasionally a …

Why is it acceptable for an able-bodied actor to play a disabled character?

As I've written here recently, it's increasingly obvious that there's still a long way to go to increase employment opportunities for black and east …