Kyna Moser

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Leftover Salade Nicoise

The idea behind this beautiful and delicious salad is to use up all the remnants left in your refrigerator from the weekend's meals. Hard-boiled eggs, along with anchovies and olives, bring the salad closer to its origin in the south of France.

Food

The Best Egg Salad Recipe

Perfect is a word that I throw around a lot, and it's always with the understanding that it's a goal that can be strived for but never achieved. This particular recipe for egg salad is about as close to perfect as I've ever had. It's not fancy, there are no special ingredients, but it's well …

The Big Misconception About Accepting Your Child

A teenager announces plans to pursue a certain career. His parents think it's not the right fit. Should they try to change his mind?<p>Definitely not, according to Nancy Rose, author of "Raise the Child You’ve Got—Not the One You Want: Why Everyone Thrives When Parents Lead with Acceptance."<p>"Just …

Motherlode

4 Ways to Build Your Kid's Resilience

<i>By Becky Karush</i><p>Resilience is the key to bearing up under stress -- not just for you, but for your kids, too. Their worries may seem innocuous enough, but you only have to think back to your own memories as a kid to know that childhood stresses are not just traumatic at the time, but can also affect …

Gingersnap Pumpkin Pie

On the first day of fall I made a Gingersnap Pumpkin Pie with Maple Cinnamon Whipped Cream…<p>I don’t feel bad about it. In fact I’m down right …

Top 10 family movies

Time for some wholesome fun – what are the best movies for the whole family to enjoy? From Bambi to Spirited Away, here are the Guardian and Observer critics' top 10<p>• Top 10 romantic movies • Top 10 action movies • Top 10 comedy movies • Top 10 horror movies • Top 10 sci-fi movies • Top 10 crime …

3 Upper Body Exercises Every Woman Should Train

In "5 Strength Training Truths Every Woman Should Know," I discussed just how important it is for women to train their upper body on a consistent basis every week. In today's blog, I'll show you how to do just that with these three often under-utilized upper body movements for women. The exercises …

3 Motivational Mind Tricks Designed To Power Progress

What building a Lego figurine, frequenting coffee shops, and “deliberate practice” teach us about completing the task at hand–happily.<p>Progress is untapped power. It fuels our motivation and performance like no other incentive yet is broadly overlooked by managers.<p>To gain that integral sense of …

Eleven Things Science Shows Will Make You Happier Every Day

Did you know there are 11 ways we can make ourselves happier, and they are backed up by scientific research?<p>Our team tried out the popular productivity blog Buffer’s list of scientific suggestions this week and we added our own unscientific data to the mix. We spend a significant portion of our …

The Easiest Way To Protect Your Time

Productive people have empty schedules. That requires a lot of “no.”<p>As Warren Buffett and Bill Gates have told us, you need to say no to most everything if you’re going to get your best work done. Some people are very good at it. They include:<p><b>Tracy Morgan</b><p><b>An ambiguous Olsen twin</b><p><b>George Costanza</b><p>Some …

Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming

A lecture explaining why using our imaginations, and providing for others to use theirs, is an obligation for all citizens<p>Authors condemn £4m library fund as a ‘sop’ and a ‘whitewash’<p>It’s important for people to tell you what side they are on and why, and whether they might be biased. A declaration …

Teach Kids to Daydream

Mental downtime makes people more creative and less anxious.<p>Today’s children are exhausted, and not just because one in three kids is not getting sufficient sleep. Sleep deprivation in kids (who require at least nine hours a night, depending on age) has been found to significantly decrease academic …

Twitter and Square co-founder Jack Dorsey suggests you create a daily 'Do and Don't List'. This is his.

Square co-founder and Twitter chairman Jack Dorsey made an appearance at Y Combinator’s Startup School event where he spoke about acceptance and motivation in how you build a team and company. You can’t do something without a common share or purpose — you will wobble and not do anything that is …

A New Way to Wrap Sandwiches

For the past couple of years, I've been making and writing about the school lunches I make for my twins. About half of the time, I make them sandwiches, everything from ham to cucumber to poached tuna to roasted tomatoes -- you name it, and I've probably made it. And throughout this lunch-packing …

Sandwiches

A Poem for (Almost) Every Meal

<i>First appeared on Food Riot, by Kit Steinkellner</i><p>Recently I started reading a lot of poetry again (I talk about this in greater depth on our sister site Book Riot). One thing I've learned is that my favorite poems are not about what you normally think of poems being about: technicolor sunsets, …

542: Salt Block Cooking

Effects of Music: 10 Influences on the Brain

Effects of music include improving verbal IQ, aiding in heart disease treatment, evoking colours in the mind and even helping you see happy faces all …

Sugar Rush: Lemon Tart Slice at Macrina Bakery, Seattle

When seeking something sweet at Macrina Bakery in Seattle, it's tempting to choose a traditional pastry like a muffin, scone, or slice of coffee cake to accompany a cup of joe. My pick at any time of day is a slice of the <b>Lemon Tart</b> ($4.00). The generous slice is decorated with swirls of white …

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