maria khawand

451 Added | 11 Magazines | 45 Likes | 18 Following | 7 Followers | @mck17 | Keep up with maria khawand on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “maria khawand”

11 facial serums that will give your skin a natural glow

While the winter allows us to dress cute -- think knit beanies, faux-furs, and oversized sweaters, it doesn't necessarily have the same effect on our skin. If you're like us, come November, our skin is dried out and desperately needs some TLC.<p>This means switching up our normal skincare routine and …

Skin Care

Tasty Baileys Dream Pie Dessert

This is a 15-minute creamy, yummy dessert that you will love it! No-bake plus chocolatey – what can be better, right? Baileys Dream pie is all you …

Dessert

These Houseplants Will Bring All The Good Vibes

Things To Do<p>by Jazmin Kopotsha | 3 hours ago<p>Because sometimes you need a horticultural hand achieving your zen<p>Houseplants can do lots of things …

Plants

Peanut Butter Silk Cake Dessert - Jamie's Feast

This cake is one of those delicious cake recipes that can make you forget about your diet regimen! Well, at least that’s my story this winter… I …

Dessert

It's Time to Let Go of Tired Teaching Habits

Guest post by Aric Foster<p>The first time a grading guru told me that points and percentages were unhealthy and perhaps immoral, I was first shocked, …

Teaching

Beautiful Craft Room Interior Design Ideas

If you’re thinking of doing a major home improvement project in a new or existing craft room, take a look at these beautiful interior design ideas. …

Interior Design

SIMPLE CROCHET CARDIGAN

Can you single crochet? That’s all you need to know to make this Simple Crochet Cardigan from a giant rectangle. Perfect for beginners.… Read More...

Cardigans

Danish Cinnamon Snails Recipe

"Americans would call these cinnamon rolls--but this version is the original Danish version and it's absolutely wonderful. They are traditionally …

Dessert

How To Tame Your Anxious Mind

Our humanness dictates our varied perceptions, evaluations, judgments, and expectations. These develop over time based on our physiology, history, …

Mindfulness

Evidence Shows Students Still Learn More Effectively From Print Textbooks Than Screens

Print's not dead.<p>Today's students see themselves as digital natives, the first generation to grow up surrounded by technology like smartphones, …

Education Technology

15 Delicious Ways to Eat Black Beans — Recipes from The Kitchn

You'll almost never find our kitchens without a can or two of black beans stocked in the pantry. This versatile ingredient can be used in so many …

Cooking

Little Lemon Meringue Pies

These whimsical pies are elegant and perfectly-textured -- they've got a buttery, crisp-tender crust that'll stand up to tangy-creamy curd, and the …

Baking

14 Best Jobs Where You Can Be Your Own Boss

You'd be surprised what skills you can use to become self-employed today—you may not even need a college degree.<p>Turning passion into profit is the …

Employment

24 Craft Room Paper Storage Ideas

Got paper? Find 24 different ideas for storing your paper stash over at this round up. Ideas range from small scale storage as shown above, to …

Storage Ideas

101 Unique & Amazing Mod Podge Uses!

What can Mod Podge do?? Get 101 Mod Podge uses here! You'll be surprised at all of the things you can make: gifts, jewelry, home decor, fashion, …

Crafting

7 Simple Steps to Create a Positive School Climate

Too often one leader may be blamed for creating a negative climate, when the reality is that we all contribute to a positive or negative school …

Pedagogy

Why Writing by Hand Could Make You Smarter

Have you ever tried to read your physician’s prescriptions? Children increasingly print their writing because they don’t know cursive or theirs is …

The Brain

The Gift of Positive Psychology: Empower Teachers

Dear American Teacher,<p>You have [almost] made it through another school year. This is a testimony to your positive psychology aptitude. A testament to …

Teaching

The best ever chocolate recipes news and features

Mother's Day Cakes<p>Easy chocolate cake recipe<p>05 Apr 2018<p>Cake recipes everyone should know<p>Best brownie recipe<p>03 Apr 2018<p>Easter recipes<p>Chocolate & …

Dessert

14 Spanish and Latin American Dishes for Brunch

For some reason, brunch seems be one of the lesser common social get-together formats. We more often have cook-outs and dinner or cocktail parties, …

Latin America

15+ Wearable Gifts for People Who Love to Travel

Do you have a friend or family member who’s been bitten by the travel bug? While most seasoned travelers pack light, there’s always room for special tokens from loved ones to remind them of home. And for explorers who like to accessorize, there’s a seemingly endless treasure trove of must-haves. …

Wearable Tech

How prayer beads can enhance your meditative lifestyle

Walk into many a meditation or yoga studio here in Los Angeles and beyond and you'll see a treasure-trove of <i>malas</i>, made from all variety of gemstones and crystals.<p>At heart, these prayer beads are a mechanical device for counting off a set number of prayers, said John Kieschnick, religious studies …

Jewelry

Triple Coconut Cream Pie

Tom Douglas may be one of the founding father of Seattle's ever-growing culinary scene, but perhaps the most famous thing to come out of his 18 …

Baking

Strawberries and cream trifle, the ultimate comfort dessert

When Adam Cenaiko left his post as executive pastry chef at the Fairmont Château Laurier earlier this month, he had some free time on his hands. Good …

Baking

3 Easy-to-Build Outdoor Benches - DIY

The Plank Seat<p>A couple of log sections and a sturdy board are all you really need to make the Plank Seat for a quiet spot by a garden, lakeshore or …

Woodworking

Seedlings grow tall with cold tea and a stroke

Simple solutions for the seed sowing season<p>Ever since I received my first packet of seed (from Santa Claus, when I was six) I have found sparking life into little plants endlessly fascinating. It may come as no surprise that March, the official start of seed-sowing season, is my favourite time of …

Gardening

How to Make Magic Cake | Dessert Recipes | Allrecipes.com

What it really means to be lonely

Is loneliness our modern malaise?<p>Former U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy says the most common pathology he saw during his years of service "was not heart disease or diabetes; it was loneliness."<p>Chronic loneliness, some say, is like "smoking 15 cigarettes a day." It "kills more people than obesity."<p>…

Loneliness

DIY Pearl Jeans

…The post DIY Pearl Jeans appeared first on Oriana's Notes.

Crafting

Use All Your Scraps to Knit a Great Shawl

Do you spring clean your yarn stash? The slightly warmer weather has me wanting to go through every scrap and use some of those little odd balls that …

Knitting