Kate Teske

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Stuff Yourself With These 10 Amazing Ravioli Dishes

Get ready to get stuffed, because March 20th is National Ravioli Day. Traditionally, ravioli are square, but they can be made in other shapes, such …

Italian Food

3 Ways to Make a Bread-Free Grilled Cheese

Happy National Grilled Cheese Month! For cheese lovers like us, we’re totally indulging this month. Then we thought what about all our friends who are gluten-free? Or folks who are trying to stay away from traditional carbs? Shouldn’t they get to join in on all the fun too? Of course they should. …

The Secret to the Creamiest, Dreamiest Hummus

You could be making better hummus.<p>If it strikes you as a little weird that hummus received top billing as our 2015 Dish of the Year, then, well, you haven’t had chef Michael Solomonov’s. The incredibly rich, ineffably smooth version that he dishes up at Dizengoff, his bustling Philadelphia …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>This week we celebrated Earth Day, which inspired us to turn to vegetable-focused recipes. Whether you make soup, fried rice, fritters, or tacos this …

5-Minute Miso-Glazed Toaster Oven Salmon Recipe

This is one of the easiest, least messy, fastest ways to cook salmon. Once you have it marinated, it's a matter of minutes in the toaster oven or broiler before it's ready to eat.<p>Read more: The Food Lab Lite: Five Minute Miso-Glazed Toaster Oven Salmon<p>Ingredients1/4 cup red or white miso1/3 cup …

A Genius Way to Marry Chickpeas & Spinach (Or Whatever Is in Your Fridge Now)

<i>Every week—often with your help—Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A trick for turning whatever is in your fridge into real dinner—plus, a meatless main with more personality than a 16-pound brisket.</i><p>Fast forward to tonight. You're …

Garlic Butter Mushroom Risotto

I’ve got a pile of golden brown sauteed garlic butter mushrooms and delicately wilted spinach heaped over a pan of warm, creamy, Parm-speckled, white …

Boing Boing Gift Guide 2015

Information Doesn't Want to Be FreeA gorgeous new paperback edition (with a new afterword!) of my 2014 book on copyright, creativity and the future …

Shopping

16 cool holiday gift ideas to buy for the millennial in your life

This group has over $1 trillion (£650 billion) in buying power and are far more likely to buy from a company which supports their cause, such as Apple, rather than one that doesn't, according to Millennial Marketing.<p>Here are the cool things to get the millennial in your life, no matter what their …

America's 20 Most Festive Destinations To Be At This Christmas

These great American towns sure can light up, sing out, and celebrate the Christmas season right.<p>These great American towns sure can light up, sing out, and celebrate the Christmas season right. We recommend adding these festive small towns to your holiday travel bucket list, stat!

Holiday Travel

12 Pranks Of Christmas Past

Ah, the holiday season: Glad tidings. Comfort. Joy. Pranks.<p>Say what?<p>For some earlier Americans, Christmas was the yearly open season for playing practical jokes on other people — filching wagon wheels, turning road signs the wrong way, lighting firecrackers to scare animals. A sort of cold weather …

10 Great Sites for Unique Holiday Gifts Under $25

Affordable gifts you'll actually be excited to give.<p>The good news: Many sites now make it easy to search for gifts under $25, so you can cover …

Shopping

Top Vacation Strategies for Families

<i>davitydave / Flickr</i><p>When you have kids, it's easy to become overwhelmed with the thought of meeting everyone's needs while you're away. For example, how does a family of five get from the airport to their condo, hotel or resort? And how do you make sure everyone gets three square meals a day when …

That Time When People Thought Playing Chess Would Make You Violent

Although chess has been played for centuries, it wasn't until the 19th century that the game really took off in Europe and the U.S. Yet not everyone …

Board Games

Seven Surprising Uses for Baking Soda

<b>Let us be clear</b>: Baking soda is not going to permanently cure your acne or turn back the cruel hand of time. But if you’re looking to detoxify your …

C.S. Lewis on the Three Ways of Writing for Children and the Key to Authenticity in All Writing

<i>“I don’t write for children,”</i> the late and great Maurice Sendak said in his final interview. <i>“I write — and somebody says, ‘That’s for children!’”</i> J.R.R. Tolkien had memorably articulated the same sentiment seven decades earlier, in asserting that there is no such thing as writing “for children,” …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

Creativity

17 Real Entrepreneurs Tell Us The One Thing They Wish They Had Known Before Starting A Business

Starting a business is no small feat. You get advice left and right, and it's hard to know who to believe. To see what advice actually would have been helpful, we've scoured our contacts for entrepreneurs to give us the scoop. For this piece, presented by American Express OPEN, we spoke to heads of …

Rethink the way we run charities: A useful reading list

Dan Pallotta has an unconventional view of nonprofits: To innovate and really make an impact, he thinks they should function with business-minded …

The Password Is Finally Dying. Here's Mine

Device-Based Authentication Is Making Passwords Irrelevant<p>By<p>Christopher Mims<p>Christopher Mims<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@mims<p>christophermims<p>christopher.mims@wsj.com<p>The password to my Twitter account, which has been mine since 2007 and through which I have published more than 51,000 tweets, is …

How to Delete Something Permanently From Your Computer

Do you have a file on your computer that you want to obliterate? Well, it's going to take a lot more than dragging and dropping it into the little …

The Top 10 Most Innovative Countries in the World

3 min read<p>Is chocolate the best fuel for creativity?<p>For the fourth year in a row, Switzerland has been named the most innovative country in the world, according to the newest version of a report published by Cornell University, the World Intellectual Property Organization and graduate school …

Innovation

Ivy League Schools Are Overrated. Send Your Kids Elsewhere.

In the spring of 2008, I did a daylong stint on the Yale admissions committee. We—that is, three admissions staff, a member of the college dean’s …

Why Are Some People More Prone To Mosquito Bites?

And by "some people" I mean me. Why is it that an evening stroll leaves me feeling eaten alive while my companions are left blissfully …

How To Get Your Resume Noticed In The Blink Of An Eye

How long do recruiters look at resumes? I’ve heard anywhere from six seconds to 15—and whatever it is, it’s definitely less than a minute. In fact, recruiter Gary Nelson thinks to really catch a hiring manager’s eye, your resume needs to not just pass the six-second test, but the blink test. In …

Which country does the most good for the world?

It's an unexpected side effect of globalization: problems that once would have stayed local—say, a bank lending out too much money—now have …

Globalization

C.S. Lewis on Suffering and What It Means to Have Free Will in a Universe of Fixed Laws

If the universe operates by fixed physical laws, what does it mean for us to have free will? That’s what C.S. Lewis considers with an elegant sidewise gleam in an essay titled <b>“Divine Omnipotence”</b> from his altogether fascinating 1940 book <b>The Problem of Pain</b> (<i>public library</i>) — a scintillating …

8 Secrets To Writing The Perfect Resume

We know networking is essential today, but it will never replace the resume. A standout resume remains one of the best ways for job candidates to catch the eye of a hiring manager and make a great first impression.<p>What makes a resume great? ZipRecruiter, a company that allows job seekers to upload …

I'm Ira Glass, Host of This American Life, and This Is How I Work

Ira Glass is a writer, producer, storyteller, performer, and a familiar voice. His show This American Life has set the contemporary standard of …