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How to teach your kids about money

It's an interesting topic for me to ponder because it's something I'm trying to figure out on my own, as well. I have a 16 month old daughter who's growing up way too fast. I'm constantly worried about dropping the ball by not teaching her the right things or completely messing up as a parent. So …

Kids

Excellent Google Sheets Tools for Assessment and Grading

July 29, 2015<br>Google Sheets add-ons store has a multitude of excellent educational apps teachers can employ to enhance their productivity and improve …

7 Ways to Lose Weight When You're Broke

(And although Kraft may be eliminating the radioactive-orange coloring from its Mac ‘n’ Cheese, it’s still not going to do you any favors.) Thing is, …

Nutrition

Some of The Best Educational Mac Apps for Students

June 23, 2015<br>For students using Macs in their studies, the collection below embeds some excellent apps that can help you do way more with your Macs. …

Here’s What Scientists Aren’t Telling Us About Learning

It’s rare for educators to be kept in the scientific loop, and rarer still to encounter research that might actually compel us to change our teaching …

Teaching

What Are The Best Fruits To Eat For Weight Loss?

What are the best fruits to eat for weight loss? Well let me tell you, what are the best fruits to eat for weight loss. Fruits are an ideal food to …

The Healthy Dip You'll Make All Summer Long

Whether you're enjoying game night with your family, preparing for lunches for the week, or in need of the perfect appetizer for a backyard party, this layered dip is a tasty way to increase your daily fiber and protein. It combines the soft taste of lemon with sun-dried tomato and just a hint of …

Top 25 reasons to use coconut oil

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Coconut-Oil-Whole-Foods-Market.jpg<p>Coconut oil is (still!) trending — and for good reason. It can be used in sautés, in cakes and cookies, or even in …

8 Things That Happen When You Finally Stop Drinking Diet Soda

You've decided to give up diet soda—good idea! Maybe you weren't hitting your weight-loss goals or couldn't stomach that long list of ingredients …

Summer Foods That Cause Bloating

But until you hit the beach and show off your newly toned bod, you really haven’t crossed the finish line. To tear through the tape looking like your …

Baked Avocado Recipe for a Healthy Breakfast

If you’re looking for a healthy breakfast, you’ll want to bypass much of the traditional fare in the US. Cereal, bagels, pancakes, waffles, muffins, …

Super Foods! 18 Of The World's Most Nutritious Foods

Coconut Cream Pie with Macaroon Press-In Crust

Makes one 9" pie Servings<p>Tandem Coffee + Bakery’s coconut cream pie recipe riffs on the classic in all the right ways. Shredded coconut is a genius swap-in for cookie crumbs in the crust, and incorporating both coconut and regular milks in the custard gives it better flavor and a fluffier …

Vancouver school embraces technology as teaching tool

Print<p>The debate surrounding kids and screen time goes on, but in one east side Vancouver elementary school, technology is changing everything from …

5 Bad Beauty Habits to Break This Year (and How)

New Year’s resolutions so often fail because they require Herculean efforts to put the brakes on deep-seeded habits. But while there may not be a shortcut to getting more sleep or going to the gym, when it comes to breaking bad beauty hangups, there are plenty of smart products to ease the effort. …

Fit treats and delish eats

I wish I could love something else like my friends and colleagues but I’m hopelessly in love with cooking! Even at the tender age of eight, I knew I …

What’s in Sam Stroud’s Berlin

Many photographers shoot multiple systems. Sometimes, it’s one system for all professional work, and another for personal. Other times, it’s one …

The Trick To Perfectly Boiled Eggs, Every Time

There's a decent amount of guess work that goes into boiling eggs, and not a lot of room for error. The difference between soft boiled or hard boiled is just a matter of minutes. And should you forget to set a timer -- which happens to us more times than we care to admit -- you can count on really,</i> …

Kitchens

Want to live longer? Try these delicious porridge recipes

A small bowl of porridge a day could be the key to a long and healthy life, according to a major study by Harvard University<p>On cold January mornings, there is nothing more comforting and sustaining than a bowl of porridge.<p>Happily, this winter treat could now be the key to longevity, according to …

Here's an Idea... Don't Clean Up!

Consider this: If you had spent an hour hard at work, focused on something that meant a lot to you (Writing? Knitting? Drafting a proposal, creating a spreadsheet... whatever it may be) and you were either close to being finished or completely in your "groove"... how would you feel if someone …

33 Genius Three-Ingredient Recipes

Yep, it really can be this easy.

Hearty Soups and Stews Perfect for Chilly Days

There's a recipe in here with your name on it.<p><b>There's nothing like a bowl of hearty, hot soup or stew</b> to warm you up from the inside-out. Whether you go vegetarian (Italian veggie soup) or meaty (hello, braised oxtail), there's a recipe here with your name on it.

How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

Avocado toast with Aleppo pepper, toasted sesame seeds, sea salt, olive oil, and lime. Safe to say, @allielewisclapp is at the top of her snack game.

Drop-Biscuit Pear and Dried Cherry Cobbler

8 Servings<p>Not a big baker? This dessert is for you. The simple topping can be made in one bowl and results in an airy, tender biscuit no matter your skill level.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>pear filling<p>6 medium Bosc pears (about 3 lb.), peeled, cored, cut into ½” pieces<p>1 cup dried tart cherries<p>⅔ …