Michelle Fromme

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MuscleWiki Helps You Discover New Exercises for Specific Muscle Groups

If you’ve ever wanted to learn a variety of new exercises for specific muscle groups, check out MuscleWiki. It’s free, easy to use, and even …

Should There Be a Statute of Limitations on Offensive Social Media Posts?

It was August 18 of last year. Ala Buzreba still remembers that date, because it was the day they found the tweets. The 21-year-old Canadian, then a …

The concept of different “learning styles” is one of the greatest neuroscience myths

Are you a visual learner who writes notes in a rainbow of different colors, or do you have to read something aloud before it will sink it? Chances are, you’ve been asked a similar question at some point in your life, and believe the concept of different “learning styles” is perfectly valid. But, as …

Pedagogy

Internet Searches May Make You Think You’re Smarter Than You Are

Googling that fact can make insufferable know-it-alls even more sure of their superior abilities, a study finds. The mere act of searching seems to …

Internet

The 50 Best Albums of 2015

2015 saw some highly anticipated returns by some of our favorite artists—Sleater-Kinney, Wilco, Kendrick Lamar, Father John Misty, Sufjan Stevens—but …

The 100 Best Movies on Netflix (April 2018)

<b>75. Sing Street</b> <b><br>Director:</b> John Carney <i><br>Sing Street</i> spins art out of history, but you might mistake it for pop sensationalism at first glance. If so, …

What Does the Next-Generation School Library Look Like?

Teachers balked because the library was no longer quiet, but students liked it, and many at-risk students became frequent visitors. Some even …

Using a Murder Mystery to Teach Grammar

Bored with the standard grammar exercises, a teacher in Portugal got creative, creating crimes for students to solve.<p><i>This story is part of a short series on innovative ways teachers are rethinking the traditional lesson plan. What’s one that resonated with you or the student in your life? Tell us</i> …

15 Things Organized People Have in Their Homes

If searching for your keys is a part of your morning ritual, it's time to break the cycle. Being organized is more than just a personality trait, it's a lifestyle decision that's easier to achieve if you stock your home with the right tools. These 15 clutter-busting essentials will make your days …

parsley pecorino biscuits

This was my first summer having a garden and it coincided with the summer I hatched a new human and the themes of both keep blurring together: The …

Empowering Makers and Fostering Community at Otherwild

Opening a business is not always an easy feat for most people, and for Otherwild Goods & Services owner Rachel Berks (cousin of Sara Berks!), her …

20-Minute Sequence for a Strong + Stable Core

8<p>SHARES<p>This is a practice for all mothers, whether pregnant or facing an empty nest, recently post-
partum or recently adoptive, single or partnered. …

Yoga

12 Storage Hacks That Will Soothe Your O.C.D.

Hacking

Slow-Cooker Classics

There are days when you want to lose yourself in the kitchen, enjoying the hours spent standing over the stove. And then there are all of the other days of the year. When your calendar is packed -- or when you simply want a satisfying supper -- let your slow cooker handle dinner duties. These easy …

Slow Cookers

Sadie Nardini's Double-Time Flow Video

Empower, awaken, and speak from your solar plexus with Sadie Nardini's short third chakra sequence.<p>Fire up your solar plexus with Sadie Sardini. And …

Which Poses Treat Adrenal Exhaustion?

14.6K<p>SHARES<p><i>What poses would you recommend to treat adrenal exhaustion?</i><p><i>—Loretta Stevens</i><p>Roger Cole's reply:<p>By "adrenal exhaustion" I presume you mean …

Let It All Go: 7 Poses to Release Trauma in the Body

18K<p>SHARES<p>Colleen Saidman Yee offers poses from her new memoir, <i>Yoga for Life</i>, to release anxiety and trauma from body parts that commonly hold it. …

Yoga

Why a 'Growth Mindset' Won't Work

Stanford professor Carol Dweck's work is being used all over the world. When we look at what school should epitomize...the growth mindset should be …

Pedagogy

When Parenting Gets Tough

In spite of my bookshelf from graduate school, much of what I’ve learned about parenting has come from my parents, and my own experience as a …

Parenting

My son, a bong and the Snapchat shot that led to a parenting crisis

The other moms were furious about the pot, but I was furious someone’s kid had been so careless about social media<p>I was in my office in Philadelphia when my phone signaled a text. It was from a mom in my neighborhood and she said, “I’m about to send you a photo that is upsetting, but I’d want to …

Can you be homosexual without being gay? The future of cruising, drag, and camp in a post-closet world.

1 That’s Gay<p>“You know,” observed a recent dinner guest, glancing around our living room between sips of his digestif, “there are <i>a lot</i> of strong women …

Brandon Tauszik photographs Oakland’s black barbershops in his series, Tapered Throne (GIFs).

Brandon Tauszik grew up in suburban Florida, where chain barbershops ruled. So when he moved to Oakland, California, five years ago, the number of …

How to Help Your Kids Survive the Cruelest Lessons of Childhood

We adults tend to look at kids with a sort of envy: Wouldn’t it be nice to be carefree, have summers off, and enjoy your youth again? We forget that …

Tattoorary Delft Blue + Floral Temporary Tattoos

I’ve found that tattoos are one of the more divisive <i>personal</i> design elements I’ve come across. I personally love them (a good chunk of our team has …

AIA/ALA Library Building Awards honor six modern buildings that address the changing role of the library. (PHOTOS.)

Libraries have long been community gathering spaces where all members of society can gather around the pursuit of knowledge or the entertainment of a …

5-Minute Chakra-Balancing Flow

Strengthen your psoas and deep core with this empowering flow, and you'll dissolve tension in your shoulders, neck, and jaw.<p>This flowing sequence …

Yoga

Hoping to raise interest in books, public library opens school branch

The kindergarten students sat in rows on a rainbow-colored carpet and listened to a story during a visit to their new school library. Then they did a reading cheer — “Read, Baby, Read!” — before they got to go “shopping” for books.<p>Within a few minutes, the children at D.C. Prep Benning Public …

Makerspaces

Check Out 6 of the Finest New Library Buildings in the U.S.

It's a tricky time for public libraries. In addition to the constant threat of budget cuts, these time-honored cultural institutions also have to fight to stay as relevant as possible in this rapidly digitalizing world. In some cases, this might mean ramping up public access to the Internet; in …

Rose's Famous Caramel Cake

Heat oven to 350°. Making sure all ingredients are at room temperature, grease two 9" round cake pans with 1 tbsp. unsalted butter; dust with 1 1⁄2 …

Dessert