Elaine Condell

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There was plenty of creativity on show at this year’s Stylish Silage competition in Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim, with people dressing up bales like never seen before https://t.co/x35WpW5uS6

Remains of ancient Arab city in Spain gets Unesco heritage status

The 10th-century Moorish site provides "in-depth knowledge of the now vanished Western Islamic civilisation of Al-Andalus, at the height of its …

The 50 best podcasts of 2018

<b>2 Dope Queens</b><br>Comedy panel hit<p>Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams’s podcast is a perfect storm of comedy and representation, with the two US comedians hanging out with their mostly female, often non-white and LGBT guests to chat “race, gender, sex, and other less serious topics”. Recorded in front …

Comedy

Every breath I breathe in,<br/>and every breath I breathe out,<br/>I see the perfect beauty in each moment.<br/>As I breathe in, and as I breathe out,<br/>I bow within to the beauty of this...

"Every breath I breathe in,<br>and every breath I breathe out,<br>I see the perfect beauty in each moment.<br>As I breathe in, and as I breathe out,<br>I bow within …

Quiche Lorraine with Zucchini Crust

From: EatingWell.com, June 2018<p>Shredded zucchini acts as the crust in this recipe for healthier, low-carb quiche Lorraine—quiche with Jarlsberg …

Cooking on Deadline: Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream Pie

If you want to end a summer celebration or gathering with a big old bang, you would be hard pressed to pick a better dessert than an ice cream pie. …

What It Means to Be Loved by a Dog

NASHVILLE — There’s a story my husband has been telling for nearly 15 years, since not long after United States forces invaded Iraq. In a news report, American soldiers were going door to door with bomb-sniffing dogs, trying to persuade the citizens of Baghdad to adopt a well-trained pet.<p>Many …

United States

Crispy Orange Beef Recipe

"A delicious crispy and sweet, yet mildly spiced beef stir-fry recipe. Great served with steamed rice and broccoli."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds beef top …

How to Make Perfect Lemon Curd in the Microwave

No matter how many flawless custards or mirror glazes you’ve made in your life, some culinary techniques just seem to invite disaster, especially …

Emotions shape the language we use, but second languages reveal a shortcut around them

A taxi driver recently cut me up on the motorway. Without hesitation, I machine-gunned a string of vulgarity at the poor man. What struck me was that …

Language Learning

No Bake Cookies I Recipe

"Tasty no-bake cookies made with oatmeal, peanut butter and cocoa. Start timing when mixture reaches a full rolling boil; this is the trick to …

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16 things to remember when you're not feeling 100% okay

It's okay not to be okay.<p>Sometimes things just aren’t going so great. One day you were feeling fine and the next day things have begun to unravel, you’re scared you’re on the verge of some thing awful. The only way you feel like you can break out of your doomsday cycle is to make a drastic life …

How Fortnite Captured Teens’ Hearts and Minds

The craze for the third-person shooter game has elements of Beatlemania, the opioid crisis, and eating Tide Pods.<p>It was getting late in Tomato Town. The storm was closing in, and meteors pelted the ground. Gizzard Lizard had made his way there after plundering the sparsely populated barns and …

Fortnite

The Man Who Lives Inside His Dreams

When the most important people in his life all died in quick succession, Stephen Wright channeled his bereavement into turning his house into a work of art.<p>Every morning, Stephen Wright gets up at around 4:30 AM, makes a cup of tea, sits beneath the oak tree in his back garden, and pretends he's …

Living Rooms

Moonlight garden in your back yard.

May 11, 2018<p>Flowers that bloom at night can create a beautiful, fragrant backdrop for fragrant summer nights. The joy and relaxing moment is …

Landscaping

Train Your Dog to Greet People

Teach your dog to greet everyone calmly and politely.<p><i>[Updated March 28, 2018]</i><p>TRAINING YOUR DOG TO GREET NICELY: OVERVIEW<p><b>1. Commit to teaching your</b> …

My Soul Searching Perspective

11 No-Sugar Snacks That Skip the Refined Stuff but Not the Flavor

Snacking becomes infinitely more important once you start watching your sugar intake. When the munchies suddenly hit, finding something to hit the …

Snacks

Tamal Ray’s recipe for apple and marzipan cake

It’s strange where the path of experimentation can take you in the kitchen. Today’s recipe started as an attempt at recreating a German apple cake my friend’s mother had made. But, as so often happens in our kitchen, its shelves buckling under the weight of ingredients bought in a fit of hunger, …

Baking

Connect With the Earth: A Rooted Vinyasa

Breathe long and deep, move slowly and intentionally. This comforting earth-element sequence includes grounding flows and soothing pranayama. It's an …

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100+ Artists Try To Show What Depression Looks Like And Some Results Will Make Your Skin Crawl

Life is not always easy. Sometimes it's crushing, dark and sad. Take a look at 100+ artworks by various artists and see how they feel or imagine …

9 Books To Read If You Have Depression & Just Need A Little Help Making It Through The Day

As someone who has lived with this mental illness for the better part of two decades, let me tell you: depression is the worst. You don't want to do …

Jaw-dropping: My Year with the Tribe reviewed

What this BBC crew discovered in Western Papua was far stranger and more surprising than what they intended to find<p>For a while now, the Korowai people of Western Papua have been the go-to primitive tribe for documentary-makers. The Korowai were unknown to the outside world until the 1970s — but …

Since 2016, Half of All Coral in the Great Barrier Reef Has Died

A new study warns it has become a “highly altered, degraded system.”<p>Once upon a time, there was a city so dazzling and kaleidoscopic, so braided and water-rimmed, that it was often compared to a single living body. It clustered around a glimmering emerald spine, which astronauts could glimpse from …

In Just 11 Words, Billionaire Richard Branson Gives His Best Career Advice (It Came From His Mom)

Mother knows best.<p>Richard Branson is a force of nature.<p>In addition to being an actual knight, he is the founder of the Virgin Group, which now controls more than 400 companies. His net worth is $5 billion, which puts him seventh on a list of the wealthiest British billionaires. Plus, he's known for …

Ten must-watch films about the Spanish Civil War

During the ensuing 35-year-dictatorship of General Francisco Franco cinema was used as a propaganda machine churning out stories which venerated …

Holy Ship! This Container Home-Trend Will Make You Want to Live INSIDE the Box

Whether you're an apartment dweller who dreams of owning a home, or a house hunter who longs for something a little different from the norm, there's a housing trend that will suit your desire: the shipping container home trend. While not necessarily brand new, the trend of utilizing metal cargo …