Jennifer

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A History of Betty Crocker – The Home Cook Who Never Was

Did you know, one of our most beloved kitchen personalities, Betty Crocker, was a woman who never existed? The name was first developed in 1921 as a …

Beautiful Visual Featuring 7 Ways to Do Formative Assessments in Class

October 30, 2014<br>Below is an excellent visual that features some handy ideas on how to carry on formative assessments in your class. …

7 Crockpot Recipes Filling Your Kitchen With Fall’s Finest Flavors

Slow cookers are a savior to have around when you’re short on time or are lacking the ambition to tackle a laborious meal. They’re also the perfect …

Fitness Is a Skill, Not a Talent: Here's How to Develop It

As a fitness coach and the co-founder of Fitocracy, I've been exposed to the success stories and fitness challenges of countless people. When they …

Fitness

Here's a List of More Than 30 Free Image Sites That Don't Look Stock-y

Finding decent, non-stock-y images that are free to use can sometimes be a frustrating search. This collection of over 30 image web sites contains a …

Inside The Secret World Of Teen Suicide Hashtags

Young people will always find ways to talk about depression, self-harm, and internal pain. Right now these conversations are happening with hashtags on the internet.<p>"It's gonna be you + me."<p>In the photo I'm looking at on Instagram, those are the words literally carved into what appears to be either …

Social Media

These Kittens Massaging Each Other Will Be The Cutest Thing You'll See All Day

Even felines know how to get hot and heavy.

Cute

Head Back to School Via Flipboard’s Virtual Classroom

It seems early, but here in California many kids are already back to school. And while we don’t really miss the days of homework and gym class, we do …

The 'Boring' Trait Google Looks For In Its Leaders

<i>This post originally appeared on the iDoneThis blog.</i><p>The prototypical leader is a hero: gives the rousing speech, inspires the troops and shows up at the last minute to save the day. At least that’s how leaders are portrayed. but that’s not at all what Google discovered as their most important …

What to Do Every Hour to Drop Pounds All Day

<b>6 a.m.</b><br>Wake up, and drink a big glass of water. It'll fill you up and get things moving to prevent belly bloat. Eat a small snack that offers quick carbohydrates and a little protein, such as half a banana and a few almonds—eating first thing jump-starts your metabolism.<p>And if you have time, …

Get ready for Generation Z

They’re smarter than Boomers, and way more ambitious than the Millennials<p>Last February, 16-year-old Ann Makosinski drew applause and gasps when she …

Demographics

Learn to Store Electronics, Medication, and Other Items Properly

Everyone is need of storing items at one point or another, but do you know what to put it in or at what temp you should try and keep it? This …

Slow Cooker Quinoa-Stuffed Red Peppers

<i>Welcome to Slow Cooker Sunday! Plug in and chill out on the laziest day of the week.</i><p>Stuffed peppers were one of the first things I cooked for my wife …

Cooking

Fuut Is An Ultra Comfortable Under-Desk Hammock For Your Feet

Fuut: Under-Desk Foot Hammock<p>Posted in Living<p>It’s no secret that being comfortable throughout your work day can increase productivity, which is …

These Free Productivity Planners Help You Focus and Stay Organized

Most planners are designed for those who have a systematic work schedule. Productive Flourishing has made free planners for creative people and …

Peanut Noodles

Takeout-Style Kung Pao Chicken (Diced Chicken With Peppers and Peanuts) Recipe

As much as I now love real-deal Sichuan kung-pao chicken, my absolute favorite Chinese dish as a kid was this mildly spiced Americanized version—and to be honest, I still love it today. Just because it's a Chinese-American standard, complete with slightly-gloppy-sauce and mild heat doesn't make …

21 Google Search Hacks That Will Change Your Life

Here are some fun things and some useful things that you maybe didn't know you could do with Google search. Who knew Google had a "time travel" option? (h/t this Quora thread.)

Hacking

How to Go Beyond Business Cards and Get Into Anyone's Contacts List

Handing someone your business card does not mean you will be added to their contacts. After all, digital contacts are available on every device, …

Apps

4 Things You Should Be Doing for the Most Effective Workout

To boost your workout endurance—and push yourself harder—you should definitely remember to fuel your body before you get moving (this girl above has the right idea with bananas and peanut butter toast). Here are five of the best pre-workout foods you should stock up on.<p><b>2. Stay Hydrated</b><p>Make sure …

12 Habit-Forming Tricks That’ll Help You Achieve Any Goal

<i>Everyone wants to change something about themselves. It’s true. Please let me begin by telling you that I would like nothing more than sitting on my</i> …

The Best Way to Store Any Fruit or Vegetable

Fact: CSAs can be amazing. In just one week, you can end up with a dozen tomatoes, six or seven ears of corn, crisp greens, and a pound of peaches. …

Tomatoes

How to Clean your Washing Machine

So let me start with a little story about our washing machine…. about 6 months after we got our new front loader, I began to notice a not so nice …

22 Baby Elephants Totally Nailing The Elephant Thing

"So, I'm the biggest creature on Earth?!"

7 Research-Backed Breakfast Tips for Faster Weight Loss

Want to fend off breakfast boredom <i>and</i> lose some pounds? We've rounded up a week's worth of ideas for your a.m. meals.<p>If you're trying to lose weight, it's smart to make your morning meal count. Hit your goals in no time with these tasty, zero-deprivation tactics, all of which have been proven by …

The Secret To Dealing With Passive-Aggressive People

Ah, passive aggression. The best way to handle conflict.<p>Not.<p>There's a reason why passive-aggressive behavior gets such a bad rap. Not only is it supremely frustrating for both parties involved, but it's also incredibly unproductive to the passive-aggressive person -- because his or her needs aren't …

30 Healthy Choices to Make Before 30

30 Health Choices All Women Should Make By Age 30<p>See how many you can check off so far<p>Make healthy behaviors a habit while you're still young, and you're more likely to hold onto them throughout your life. To that end, here are 30 health choices every woman needs to make by time she reaches the big …

Ya Got Me!

Spread the Cute:<p>So we meet at last, you no-good, horse-theiving, cattle-rustling, bottom-of-the-deck-dealing, double-parking, …