Martha Knudsen

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The 17 Best Children's Books to Promote Kindness, Integrity, and More

Books have the power to ignite a passion for learning, provide us with a sweet escape, and connect us with who we are and who we want to be while …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Grilled Broccoli with Avocado and Sesame

4 servings<p>Broccoli can take more heat on the grill than you might think; it won’t taste burnt unless you actually set it on fire.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pickled Jalapeños<p>½ cup white balsamic vinegar or unseasoned rice vinegar<p>¼ cup dry white wine or water<p>3 tablespoons sugar<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt<p>3 …

Recipes

Thai Sesame Noodles

Sesame noodles are one of many dishes brought to Thailand by Chinese immigrants more than a century ago. These noodles are simple to make and very …

19 Portable Breakfasts You Can Meal-Prep (a.k.a. the Best of Both Worlds)

Raise your hand if breakfast usually means scarfing down a bowl of cereal before rushing out the door. Or a donut off that tray in the office’s …

Breakfast

Garlic Roasted Potatoes

Cooking

Alexandra Stafford's No

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is it: the bread recipe so simple and good, it will get you baking bread every week—even if you’ve never made a loaf in your life. It’s the comforting, no-knead peasant bread that’s ready in as little as 2 hours, unlike other no-knead breads that are ready ... tomorrow. Recipe …

Baking

The No-Knead, No-Fuss Recipe That Will Get You Baking Bread Every Week

This is it: the bread recipe so simple and good, it will get you baking bread every week—even if you’ve never made a loaf in your life. It’s the comforting, no-knead peasant bread that’s ready in as few as 2 hours, unlike other no-knead breads that are ready ... tomorrow.<p>It's the bread that, …

Baking

Long-term aspirin use associated with reduced risk of dying from cancer, study shows

Long-term use of aspirin is associated with lower risk of dying from various types of cancers, including colorectal, lung, breast and prostate cancer, according to a study presented at the 2017 American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting on Monday.<p>The longitudinal study analyzed the …

Biomedicine

25 Great Books by Refugees in America

One way to regard the refugees in the news these frenzied past few days is as potential Americans, individuals and families escaping bad situations who imagine themselves building new lives here. What these particular refugees could become in this country, and how they could contribute to our …

Literature

Thai Chicken Curry

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>This Thai yellow curry recipe is done in no time, plus it's all in one pot for easy cleanup.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons vegetable oil<p>1 4-oz. can or jar yellow curry paste<p>¾ pound carrots, peeled, cut into ½”-thick rounds<p>1 medium onion, …

Sheet Pan Dinners

Get speedy family-friendly meals cooked, and avoid the dreaded dish washing, by using this collection of sheet pan dinners. Everything from meat loaf …

Cooking

8 Kid-Friendly Slow-Cooker Meals

Brian Kennedy, 2013, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved<p>When it comes to family meals, I’m always looking for three things: wholesome …

7 Takeout-Destroying Recipes to Celebrate Chinese New Year With  - Chowhound

There are so many different delicious types of Chinese food and they are all jam packed with flavor. Spicy, sweet, savoury, you name it. For many, …

7-Day Meal Plan: Fast & Cheap Winter Dinners

During the busy and expensive holiday season, fast and cheap meals—that are also healthy—are just what you need. Ready in about 35 minutes and …

The 15 countries that have gone unconquered the longest

Dallas suspect amassed personal arsenal at suburban home

DALLAS (AP) — An Army veteran killed by Dallas police after he fatally shot five officers amassed a personal arsenal at his suburban home, including …

Elie Wiesel: A Life in Pictures

Literary Prizes

12 Great Authors Pick Their Essential American Book

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Olivia Palermo and Johannes Huebl Stun at Wimbledon, Define #Goals in the Stands

There’s an air of glamour surrounding the sport of tennis, so it’s no surprise that Olivia Palermo and Johannes Huebl, arguably one of the world’s …

House Republicans' Report Sheds New Light on Benghazi Attack

A long-awaited report on the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi details an array of bureaucratic miscues and inter-agency blunders but does not specifically blame former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for events that led to the deaths of four Americans.<p>The 800-page document represents the end of …

Final GOP Benghazi report cites failures

WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Tuesday concluded a two-year investigation into the 2012 terror attacks in Benghazi with an 800-page report that blames politically motivated bureaucratic delays for failing to prevent or stop the deadly attacks that claimed four American lives.<p>The highly …

Benghazi

Benghazi report: Clinton should have realized risks

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> House Republicans capped a partisan, two-year investigation of the Benghazi terror attacks Tuesday with a report that faults the Obama administration for security lapses that led to the deaths of four Americans but contains no revelations likely to further damage Hillary …

Brexit: Racist abuse in UK reported since vote to leave EU

<i>Go here to watch a live stream of our Brexit coverage on CNNgo.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> Racial abuse is on the rise in post-Brexit Britain, a Conservative British MP said as police confirmed they were investigating several racially motivated crimes.<p>Anti-immigrant leaflets saying "Leave the EU - no more Polish …

Our 10 Favorite Trader Joe's Snacks to Eat Right Now

(Image credit: Courtesy of Trader Joe's)<p>It's a well-known fact that Trader Joe's has the best snacks, and with summer about to end, it's time to get …

Trump increasingly alone in defending his racial attacks on Latino federal judge

Donald Trump finds himself increasingly isolated over his persistent attacks on the ethnicity of a Hispanic federal judge, as Republicans moved en masse Monday to disassociate themselves from the remarks while Democrats worked to tie the entire Republican Party to them.<p>The attacks on U.S. District …

Donald Trump

King Tut's Knife Was Made From A Meteorite

This discovery is out of this world.<p>Scientists say an iron knife buried with King Tut is truly out of this world.<p>The knife was made with iron that came from a meteorite, according to an article in the journal Meteoritics and Planetary Science published online last month.<p>The dagger in question was …

It’s Not a Diet: 5 Lifestyle Changes for a Better Body (And Life!)

Let’s, for a moment, forget the diet. Leave behind thoughts that an intense cold-turkey regimen of fitness and restrictive eating leads to a life of self-satisfaction. Studies prove time and time again that dieting has adverse effects—dieters are more likely to gain weight (and to become obese in …

Fitness

Articles about one familys backyard becomes their own tiny retreat on Dwell.com - Dwell

Nestled near Lake Michigan, a family finds peace and relaxation in the form of an off-grid tiny home.<p>In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a...<p>On Bainbridge Island, Jim and Hannah Cutler create a cabin for reading …

Nassau County