Judy E

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Apple Dumplings

<b>Author Notes:</b> One of the easiest, most comforting, most delicious, and fall-iest desserts out there: whole apples, lightly sweetened and spiced, then wrapped in dough. My favorite version uses pie dough, made extra flaky by way of a few folds before rolling it out. Some apple dumpling recipes pour …

Recipes

Apple Desserts

Photo: José Picayo<p>Apple Pies, Apple Crisps, and More<p>Once the weather starts to cool down, you can’t go wrong with apple desserts. Apples get tender …

Recipes

Top 11 Modern Glampgrounds

AutoCamp Russian River, Guerneville, CA<p>Guests staying at Guerneville’s AutoCamp Russian Riverare bound to make friends at the Richard Neutra–inspired …

Outdoors

Neuroscience reveals 4 rituals that will make you an awesome parent

Every parent asks it at some point: <i>What is going on in my kid’s brain?</i><p>And if you don’t understand kids it can be hard to give them what they need to …

8 International Cruises That Don't Suck

We get it. You’ve avoided cruises because the idea of being held captive on a crowded boat with piles of unhealthy food, cranky retirees, and a bad DJ doesn’t sound all that appetizing. But you’re missing out. These days, there are plenty of smaller ships with the ability to travel where cars, …

Costa Rica

The Trans Woman Who Became a Dragon

I spent a day with Eva Tiamat Medusa, a trans woman who modified her body to become a dragon.<p>I first learned about Tiamat Eva Medusa two years ago after seeing a sensational feature on her in an online tabloid. Her appeal is self-evident: Tiamat has undergone extreme body modification to become a …

Transgender

Download Classic Japanese Wave and Ripple Designs: A Go-to Guide for Japanese Artists from 1903

Traditional Japanese art may please so many of us, even those of us with little interest in Japan itself, because of the way it inhabits the realm …

Los Angeles

21 Woodworking Projects Using A Scroll Saw

Woodworking is simply an amazing skill of making items from wood that includes cabinet making, wood carving, carpentry, woodturning and joinery. …

Woodworking

White people are still raised to be racially illiterate. If we don't recognize the system, our inaction will uphold it.

Thought Experiment<p>As a white person, I was raised to be racially illiterate. On the rare occasion in which race came up in school or professional development, we typically studied “them,” not “us.” I learned about their histories, struggles and triumphs. But consistently left off the table was the …

Jackie Robinson

Americans Want to Believe Jobs Are the Solution to Poverty. They’re Not.

Vanessa Solivan and her three children fled their last place in June 2015, after a young man was shot and killed around the corner. They found a floor to sleep on in Vanessa’s parents’ home on North Clinton Avenue in East Trenton. It wasn’t a safer neighborhood, but it was a known one. Vanessa took …

Labor Economics

The Best Gear for the Office

Most desk accessories are crafted with only function in mind. Sometimes this gives the gear you use at work a sort of utilitarian cool, but more …

Hot Wheels

A Brand New Class of Antidepressants Is Being Reviewed by The FDA, And It's a 'Game-Changer' For Postpartum

It works within 24 hours.<p>A promising new treatment for postpartum depression (PPD) could mark a major step forward in women's health care, …

Postpartum

Need to Find Me? Ask My Ham Man

The man who sells me ham is the first person who would notice if I were dead. Experience supports this claim.<p>When my grandmother died unexpectedly three years ago, I left Paris for the funeral without warning any of my local shopkeepers. This led my charcuterie salesman to believe that I myself was …

A Year’s Worth of Weekend Breakfasts

We found 104 weekend breakfast ideas—one for each Saturday and Sunday of the year.<p>Veggie-Packed Strata<p>This is a wonderful, colorful casserole that …

Eggs

Physician Solves Mystery of Mona Lisa's Smile While Waiting in Louvre Line

"I don’t know how to appreciate art. But I sure do know how to make a clinical diagnosis."<p>The “Mona Lisa” has her own room in the Louvre, where she …

Mona Lisa

25+ Rock Painting Ideas to Transform Ordinary Stones Into Dazzling Art

There’s more to painting than simply applying a brush to canvas. Painting is chock-full of endless creative possibilities, and many of them challenge you to think beyond a square or rectangular frame. Rock painting is a great example of this. Using acrylic paint, artists are getting inspired by the …

Digital Art

18 Things To Do When You're Bored But Are Tired Of Scrolling Through Your Phone

There's plenty of ways to pass the time.<p><i>Note: submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Christmas Ornaments

Avatar: The Last Airbender universe to expand with new novels

The world of <i>Avatar: The Last Airbender</i> is set to expand once more in a series of original novels.<p>EW can exclusively announce that Nickelodeon has …

Off-Grid: How to Camp with Solar Power

Keeping your devices charged (and charging) while camping used to be challenging, but with the incredible improvements in power storage and solar …

Clean Energy

A universal way to solve problems, from a mathematical genius

It took Claude Shannon about a decade to fully formulate his seminal theory of information.<p>He first flirted with the idea of establishing a common foundation for the many information technologies of his day (like the telephone, the radio, and the television) in graduate school.<p>It wasn’t until 1948, …

Mathematics

34 Silent Signs That Your House is Failing

Your house can’t talk, but it can give you hints of failure, if you pay attention. Learn what your house is trying to tell you with these silent …

Home Improvement

49 Phrases to Calm an Anxious Child

<i>The following story, written by Renee Jain, was originally published on GoZen.</i><p>It happens to every child in one form or another — anxiety. As parents, we would like to shield our children from life's anxious moments, but navigating anxiety is an essential life skill that will serve them in the years …

Self-help

New Miniature Warning Signs and Other Humorous and Unexpected Interventions by Michael Pederson | Colossal

<p>Michael Pederson, a.k.a. Miguel Marquez Outside (previously), installs miniature signs, work sites, and queues in unassuming locations, transforming …

Art

34 Clever Handy Hints for Your Woodworking Projects

These incredible tips from The Family Handyman readers and editors will help you complete your woodworking projects faster and better than ever …

Woodworking

This Meteorologist Created the Perfect Road Trip

In this week's Maphead, we learn how you can spend a year crossing the U.S., enjoying 70-degree weather every day.<p>It's the height of August heat in the Northern Hemisphere, when a lot of people start to think about a summer getaway to somewhere with brisk breezes and cool nights—the mountains, …

How to Convert a Standard Roof Truss Ceiling to a Vaulted Ceiling

Converting a flat ceiling into a vaulted ceiling requires planning.<p>Preparation<p>Step 1<p>Consult with a structural engineer about the project and have …

Are Humans Responsible for Turning Big Wolfos Into Lil Doggos?

Yes, through cuddles, it seems.<p>Wolves are big and powerful, their packs work as cohesive teams, and they’ve been a symbol of fear for centuries. (Big …

20 Quick & Easy Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Make good mornings even better with these simple and satisfying breakfast recipes. Whether you're trying to hustle your kids out the door or just …

Theo Jansen’s New Strandbeest Roams the Beach Like an Undulating Caterpillar | Colossal

<p>Earlier this summer artist Theo Jansen (previously) revealed UMINAMI, a new addition to his series of wind-powered strandbeests. The kinetic …

Art

To Fix That Pain In Your Back, You Might Have To Change The Way You Sit

My back hurts when I sit down.<p>It's been going on for 10 years. It really doesn't matter where I am — at work, at a restaurant, even on our couch at home. My lower back screams, "Stop sitting!"<p>To try to reduce the pain, I bought a kneeling chair at work. Then I got a standing desk. Then I went back …

Sitting