Maggie

719 Flips | 14 Magazines | 54 Likes | 252 Following | 31 Followers | @maggielkw | A documentary junkie who loves You-tubing & reading to learn useful AND useless info. Staying healthy & happy is of course also my aim in life.

Recipe: Berry Pineapple Fruit Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

My favorite approach to cooking — especially when it comes to potlucks, parties, and picnics — is to start with a dish that's a well-loved, familiar …

Trudeau Reaches His Breaking Point With Trump

The Canadian leader’s response to U.S. tariffs formed his sharpest-ever rebuke of the president.<p>Spare a thought for Justin Trudeau. The Canadian prime minister is most often seen smiling while meeting with world leaders, showing off his immaculate sock collection, and uttering the kinds of …

Tariffs

Back to Basics: How to Take Care of Your Face and Look Naturally Fantastic

Back to Basics: How to Take Care of Your Face and Look Naturally Fantastic<p>Updated on June 26, 2018<p>Trying to have radiant skin really does not need to …

How to Get Free High Quality Backlinks

How to Get Free High Quality Backlinks<p>Updated on May 16, 2018<p>Preface<p>Well, close enough to a preface I guess. If you're reading this, then you want to …

10 Things You Didn't Know About Slavery, Human Trafficking (And What You Can Do About It)

You may know that in far-off countries, like Cambodia and India, children are prime victims for sex trafficking. You probably also know that trafficked workers are forced to toil for long hours, with little or no pay, to produce such everyday items as bricks and chocolate.<p>But what you may not know …

Inside the world's biggest fish market, where a single tuna can sell for millions of dollars

Tokyo's Tsukiji Fish Market is sometimes called the "Wall Street of fish."<p>Every day, fishers, wholesalers, and the owners of Japan's top sushi restaurants gather to buy and sell more than $21 million of the freshest fish in the world.<p>In recent decades, the market has unexpectedly become one of …

Japan

A judge used Trump's own tweets against him in a ruling that blocked the Dreamers program phase-out

President Donald Trump's tweets were once again used against him in court, after a federal judge in California on Tuesday blocked his administration from phasing out the Obama-era program shielding young unauthorized immigrants from deportation.<p>Judge William Alsup, of the Northern District of …

Immigration

'I'm frightened, I don't feel very well' Mum recalls her daughter's final words before she suddenly died from sepsis

A grieving mother has recalled the last words of her teenage daughter who she said was laughing and joking moments before she collapsed and died from sepsis.<p>Chloe Christopher, 17, died on New Year's Eve in 2014 after developing the illness.<p>The student, of Cwmaman, near Aberdare, Wales, was thought …

Emergency Medicine

What is turmeric good for and how best to take it?

Turmeric is the new health trend, with everyone from Starbucks to Gary Barlow jumping on the bandwagon.<p>The yellow spice is in plenty of things …

The top 10 mental health apps

Apps are available for everything these days — from shopping to entertainment and travel. Apps that claim to help look after your mental health and …

Apps

21 People Who Are Having A Way, Way, Way, Way Worse Day Than You

Remember: It can always get worse.

We got a glimpse of Trump negotiating today. It ... wasn't great.

By Aaron Blake<p>Senior reporter<p>White House officials made the unusual decision Tuesday to allow cameras to film a nearly hour-long immigration meeting with a bipartisan group of lawmakers. They probably wish they hadn't.<p>For a moment, Democrats thought they had struck an unexpected deal with President …

Donald Trump

Quartz is a water bottle that cleans itself

Admit it, you clean your water bottle sparingly, at best. The Quartz Bottle, which was on display today at the CES tech show in Las Vegas, wants to take over the responsibility by using ultraviolet light to keep itself and your water clean.<p>Here's how Quartz works: The cap of the 18-ounce (about …

Oprah Winfrey and Donald Trump Promote the Same Populist Theology

Oprah Winfrey’s public image could not be more different from Donald Trump’s.<p>While the longtime talk show host is famous for getting her guests to …

7 Signs Of Colon Cancer You Should Never Ignore

Know the symptoms so you can catch it early<p>When Charles Griffin, Jr., began experiencing sharp pain in his side, he knew something wasn’t right. During an ER visit, the doctor noted microscopic drops of blood in his stool tests, but chalked it up to hemorrhoids or stress.<p>After all, Griffin was in …

Doctors say they've figured out how often you need to work out to offset the effects of sitting all day

Middle age is not too late to start exercising. In fact, new evidence suggests that doing so can reverse some of the dangerous and deadly effects of a life spent sitting in a chair or on a couch.<p>In a new study released in the journal Circulation on Monday, doctors found that as a little as two …

Exercise

From Gunshots To Alleged Rapes, A Toxic Legacy Of Police Relations On A Wisconsin Reservation

ODANAH, Wisconsin — Hours after seeing her 14-year-old grandson, Jason, lying in the street just feet from her home, with police and EMS hovering over his motionless body, Cheryl Pero found herself in the cavernous gymnasium of the Bad River Reservation community center.<p>Cheryl and her husband, Al, …

Native Americans

The Secret Behind One of the Happiest Countries in the World

Denmark redefines what it means to slow down, get cozy, and savor the moment.<p>Ask any Dane to define <i>hygge</i> (pronounced “hoo-geh”) and you’ll hear a variety of answers that describe comforting, pleasurable experiences. Whether it’s cuddling up with a cup of hot cocoa, or lighting candles and eating …

Most Millionaires Created Their Own Luck by Taking These 4 Approaches (It's Not About Working Hard)

It's not just about working hard. It's about what you devote your time to.<p>It can be tempting to imagine that all millionaires caught a lucky break or two along the way and that's why they achieved the success they have. Well, luck certainly played its part, but that's because most millionaires (or …

She Banned Muslims Before Trump. Now She Wants to Be Governor.

Jan Morgan owns a gun range that she declared a ‘Muslim-free zone.’ Now she’s running for governor of Arkansas.<p>If you hate Muslims, love guns, and …

This Doctor Has Studied Gut Health for 40 Years—Here's Exactly What He Eats

Mahmoud Ghannoum, Ph.D., MBA, FIDSA, could be considered the godfather of microbiome research. Not only has he pioneered breakthrough research in the …

14 Delish Peanut Butter Recipes Every Busy Human Needs

Looking for a snack that's delicious and won't leave you with an hour's worth of dishes? Look no further than Jif peanut butter! Shop Jif products at Target and make sure to take advantage of a 10% off Cartwheel offer, valid through 2/3/18. Get it through the Target app!<p><i>Recipes and images courtesy</i> …

This wristband lets you hear phone calls through your fingers

Innomdle Lab is a South Korean startup that was spun out of Samsung’s incubator, and it’s just about ready to launch its first product: Sgnl, a wristband-slash-watch strap that turns your fingers into a phone receiver. When paired with a phone, you can hear callers by touching your finger to your …

Trump Doesn't Go to Work Until 11 A.M. Every Day

He needs big blocks of "Executive Time" to make it though the day.<p>The sales of <i>Fire and Fury</i> show that there's a tremendous public appetite to know what's happening behind the scenes in Donald Trump's White House. Even before Michael Wolff's book, we knew about Trump's kindergartner diet, his T.V. …

'Whinge less, people!': Life advice from a 27-year-old woman dying from cancer is going viral for all the right reasons

A post written by a 27-year-old Australian woman who died of cancer last week has gone viral on Facebook with more than 50,000 shares and 60,000 likes.<p>Holly Butcher from Grafton, Australia, suffered from Ewing's sarcoma, which is often found in the bone and surrounding soft tissue.<p>She wrote the …

Cancer

Could beetroot and coconut CURE you? Ten unexpected ways to REDUCE high blood pressure

GETTYExperts have given ten unexpected top tips to reduce high blood pressure<p>But the condition only produces few symptoms, even when blood pressure …

A Month Before a Heart Attack, Your Body Will Warn You With These 8 Signals

Prevention is better than cure. This simple rule applies to any disease and is especially valuable when symptoms are not properly acknowledged.<p><b>Bright</b> …

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My Family’s Slave

She lived with us for 56 years. She raised me and my siblings without pay. I was 11, a typical American kid, before I realized who she was.<p>点击这里阅读中文版本 (Chinese) | Basahin ang artikulong ito sa Tagalog (Tagalog)<p>Alex Tizon passed away in March. He was a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and the author …