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This Creamy Cucumber Salad Is the Easy Side You Need

Place the cucumbers in a large colander and toss with a couple of large pinches of salt. Set the colander in a large bowl or in the sink and let the …

Recipes

Recipe: Slow Cooker Beer-Braised Brisket — Recipes from The Kitchn

Everyone loves brisket, a Texas staple. Texans — Tejanos — are especially obsessed. My beer-braised brisket is fork-tender, perfect for a crowd, and …

Slow Cookers

How the Startup Mentality Failed Kids in San Francisco

On the windy afternoon of March 17, 2017, I opened my mailbox and saw a white envelope from the San Francisco Unified School District. The envelope …

Education

Not all AP classes are created equal

Jay Mathews continues to be wrong in his Advanced Placement cheerleading [“Attack on AP by 8 Washington-area private schools flunks the smell test,” Education, July 16].<p>At Gonzaga College High School (Class of 2003), I took six Advanced Placement classes, receiving 18 credits at Georgetown …

High School

The American middle class can no longer afford private schools

For decades in the aftermath of World War II, Catholic schools offered a way for American children to access a quality education regardless of their socioeconomic background or religion. As the archbishop of Washington, DC, cardinal James Hickey, reportedly said: “We don’t educate children because …

Private Schools

Professors Are Often Asked 'What Do You Teach?' But They Do Far More

In a few weeks, many colleges and university students will return to school. A few days ago at breakfast, a nice cashier in Athens, Georgia asked if I was a professor at the University of Georgia. I said yes. The next question was “What do you teach?” and what we do in the summer. This perspective …

Higher Education

Teacher-Powered: The Unstoppable Community Behind TeachersPayTeachers

Despite being isolated in their own classrooms, the most effective teachers find every opportunity to collaborate. Whether sharing lessons or swapping stories, teachers make each other better. This is something that Paul Edelman realized when he started teaching in 2001. Finding that the best …

Teaching

50 Dinners That Require Almost No Clean Up

One-pot meals, sheet pan suppers, foil packet dinners and skillet recipes have come to save the day.<p>Spicy Chicken and Bacon Mac<p>I’ve been working to …

Cooking

The 10 Most-Saved Slow Cooker Recipes from June — Recipes from The Kitchn

All it takes is that first summer heatwave for me to banish the oven and remind me how much I adore my slow cooker. During the week I lean on it for …

Cooking

Thai Peanut Pasta Salad is a great summer meal

If you’ve ever ordered the Thai Peanut Pasta Salad from Lunds and Byerly’s deli, you know it makes a satisfying summer meal.Here’s my version of that …

Recipes

Recipe: Cucumber Caprese Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

It's hard to beat the satisfaction of a midsummer caprese salad. Break out the juiciest tomatoes and the freshest mozzarella and basil, and what you …

Food

Gourmet Chicken Salad Recipe

"This recipe is great for picnics and potluck luncheons. It's cool, light, and great for a hot day's lunch on the patio. Serve on crescent rolls, …

Recipes

While We Sleep, Our Mind Goes on an Amazing Journey

Magazine<p>Our floodlit society has made sleep deprivation a lifestyle. But we know more than ever about how we rest—and how it keeps us healthy.<p><b>Nearly every night</b> of our lives, we undergo a startling metamorphosis.<p>Our brain profoundly alters its behavior and purpose, dimming our consciousness. For a …

Sleep

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Recipes

Stock a Healthy Pantry: 66 Items to Keep On-Hand & 10 Easy Recipes to Make with Them

A quick, easy, good-for-you dinner is as close as your cabinet. With the right staples on hand, all you need to do is pick up one or two fresh …

Food

Randy's Slow Cooker Ravioli Lasagna Recipe

"A fantastic way to enjoy lasagna without all the fuss! I thought using frozen ravioli already filled with cheese instead of layering layers of …

Recipes

4-Ingredient Green Smoothie Bombs That Make on-the-Go Snacking SO Easy

<i>Made with just four wholesome ingredients — avocados, coconut milk, spinach, and vanilla, these green smoothie fat bombs are exactly what you need for a healthy snack, via PaleoHacks.</i><p>These smoothie fat bombs are loaded with healthy fats and protein. Avocados give these bites a smooth and creamy …

Breakfast

Before and After: An A+ Answer to Generic HomeGoods Artwork

If, like me, you were hoping that this art hack involved adding enormous sea monsters to this idyllic beach scene, you might be the teensiest bit …

Framing

15 Books With Chilling Protagonists That Will Keep You Guessing Until The Very Last Page

Nothing is more haunting than an unreliable narrator or unsettling protagonist. Perhaps that's why psychological thriller novels are so darn hard to …

Books

These 15 Recipes Turn Chicken Breast into Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

It's pretty much a given that you'll find chicken breast in regular rotation in my meal plans and at least one or two packs stashed in my freezer at …

Cooking

Coca-Cola Cake Recipe

This Coca-Cola cake is probably the easiest and most delicious quick dessert ever! So simple and so creamy! You will need around 40 minutes to make …

Dessert

13 Beach Reads You Won't Be Able To Put Down This Summer

Summer's the season for fun, sun, and a really good book.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Books

8 Ways to Meal Prep with Your Instant Pot

You already love your Instant Pot because it’s super versatile, but did you know it can help out with your weekly meal prep, too?<p>Meal prepping can …

Cooking

Lessons From a Groomer: What's a Teddy Bear Cut?

Lessons From a Groomer: What's a Teddy Bear Cut?<p>Updated on February 24, 2016<p>A Custom Haircut<p>Defining Groomer Speak: Those Cute but Confusing …

Pets

Teddy Bear Face | Yorkies, Teddy bear and Haircuts

morkie haircuts pictures - Google Search | Morkie=Maltese/Yorkie | Pinterest | Haircuts, Dog and Dog grooming styles

Top 12 Facts a Morkie Owner Needs to Know

“Maltese Yorkie Mix”<p>When you see a Morkie for the first time, chances are that you’ll be entranced by the little cutie.<p>They’re just so adorable, and …

Pets

How To Groom A Morkie

The Morkie is a cute non-shedding breed that’s a cross between the Yorkshire Terrier and the Maltese.<p>This breed finds its origins in the United …

Pets

Steak Bites with Garlic Butter

5 from 12 votes<p>Steak Bites with Garlic Butter<p>These seared steak bites are cubes of sirloin steak cooked to perfection in a garlic butter sauce. An …

Food

What to do with basil? This creamy vinaigrette is the perfect answer

'Well, we've got a bumper crop of basil.' In the early eighties, our neighbor, Donna, made that proclamation before introducing my parents to the …

Recipes