Marci McCue

1,623 Added | 24 Magazines | 1,314 Likes | 211 Following | 2,946 Followers | @marci | Flipboard employee, mom of some awesome kids, fan of family get aways, adventure travel, and big ideas.

The Ultimate Caramel Apple Pie

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.<p>To make the pastry, combine the flour and salt together in a large bowl. Cut in the chunks of cold butter with a pastry …

Early Decision | Undergraduate Admissions Office

One of the reasons I started this blog was to provide the information that you are looking for and to answer all of the FAQs we receive in …

Students

Why it’s a real mistake to count on a cellphone when you go hiking

Sarah Savage was alone in the woods and didn’t know which way to turn. She had been eager to explore the Appalachian Trail when she moved to Pennsylvania and discovered that her house was near an access point. But not long after she took off from the trailhead, the path branched in different …

Adventure Travel

Thanksgiving Sides with Chef Jonathan Waxman

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! To help fill your table with the best of the season, we’ve asked Jonathan Waxman, chef/owner of Adele’s …

Recipes

One Bowl, No Measurements: Chocolate Cake, As Easy As Can Be

At first glance, this bare bones recipe may look like something from a technical challenge on Great British Bake Off, but the absence of measurements <i>is</i> intentional. This is what I like to call a “no-measure cake” (as in, no measuring spoons or cups needed), and the recipe is so foolproof it’ll turn …

Dessert

3 reasons to add a Flipboard share button to your site

Staying abreast of the latest news can be difficult, and it can be even more challenging for readers to keep tabs on stories that they’re interested …

Digital Marketing

Using Flipboard to Supercharge Your Blog - From Planning to Publishing

Here are a few questions to consider if you want your blog to be known:<p>How do you organize your blog?<br>• How do you plan your blog?<br>• ​How do you stand out …

Digital Marketing

National Lampoon’s Presidential Vacation

Trump’s time in office, like so much of his life, has been deemed a corrupt, messy shambles. The only lingering question is the extent of the damage he will have done by the time he is forced out.<p>Given the nation’s problems, from the unsettling situation along the Korean Peninsula, to the …

Donald Trump

Bright Idea: How Blue LEDs Changed the World

This year's Nobel Prize in physics was awarded to three Japanese scientists for the invention of blue light-emitting diodes (LEDs), a technology that …

Home Automation

Every Person Should Do These 8 Things Before 8 A.M.

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams.<p>Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it's even harder.<p>How do you move forward?<p>If you don't purposefully carve time out every day to progress and improve--without …

Motivation

'We Are Living Through a Battle for the Soul of This Nation'

The former vice president calls on Americans to do what President Trump has not.<p>In January of 2009, I stood waiting in Wilmington, Delaware, for a train carrying the first African American elected president of the United States. I was there to join him as vice president on the way to a historic …

Racism

Flipboard – The Fun and Easy Way to Generate Traffic

If you grew up in the era of magazines, you will love Flipboard. Even if you came after that magazine era you still may love it. The first type of …

Digital Marketing

6 Amazing Body Changes When You Give Up Carbs

Simple carbs, such as those found in cookies, candy and chips, are <i>The Bachelorette</i> of the food world. They’ll give you a quick thrill — but you know …

Weight Loss

Useful Flipboard Tools to Help Bloggers Grow Their Reach

Flipboard offers four useful tools that make curating and sharing easier for bloggers. Whether you’re looking to add stories while browsing the web or encourage readers to curate your posts to their own magazines, we have the Flipboard Tools you need.<p>1. The Flip.it Bookmarklet and Chrome …

‘Dunkirk’ and the West’s myopia about World War II

<i>Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter.</i><p>"Dunkirk,” the taut blockbuster by British-born filmmaker Christopher Nolan, is one of the runaway successes …

History

Read, Save, & Share: Three Stages of The Flipboard Experience

Maybe you’ve heard that Flipboard is the place to go to stay on top of current events and to get the lowdown on all of your passions, but you’re not sure where to start. Or, you’re in love with Flipboard, and want to know the best way to explain it to your friends. Well, here’s how we like to …

Best Sloppy Joe Stuffed Peppers Recipe - How to Make Sloppy Joe Stuffed Peppers

These delicious, low-carb sloppy joes may just beat the original.

Recipes

You Can Take One of America's Most Breathtaking Train Rides for Only $97

You can travel from Seattle to Los Angeles all for less than $100.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to see the West Coast without the hassle of driving, then we …

Trains

This sleek futuristic pod is bringing a whole new meaning to luxury camping

If you prefer to go camping in comfort – and we definitely couldn’t fault you there as we’re a fan of anything that makes outdoor life easier – a new concept design in the form of a luxury camping pod may just be the holiday home of your dreams.<p>The sleek pods are the brainchild of Shanghai-based …

Lonely Planet