Alexandra Berkovic

248 Flips | 9 Magazines | 27 Likes | 48 Following | 5 Followers | @sashabe | Freelance event producer traveling around the world

Globalisation: the rise and fall of an idea that swept the world

It’s not just a populist backlash – many economists who once swore by free trade have changed their minds, too. How had they got it so wrong? By Nikil Saval<p>The annual January gathering of the World Economic Forum in Davos is usually a placid affair: a place for well-heeled participants to exchange …

World Economic Forum

8 Plugins Every WordPress Website Needs

Make sure you have these essential plugins to keep your site running smoothly and efficiently.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As any WordPress user knows, plugins are an important feature to any site, and finding the right ones can be a chore.<p>For those <i>not</i> familiar, …

Give Dad A Tasty Treat For Father’s Day

C’mon, nothing says I love you like a good meal, right?<p>This Father’s Day, treat dad to a very yummy meal. Switch on the range hood and play dad’s …

Recipes

Here's 7 Pancakes From Around The World That Will Change The Way You Think About Pancakes

Which one would you eat?

Breakfast

Download 2,500 Beautiful Woodblock Prints and Drawings by Japanese Masters (1600-1915)

No one art form has done more to shape the world's sense of traditional Japanese aesthetics than the woodblock print. But not so very long ago, in …

Art

Download 200 Free Art Books, Courtesy of the Guggenheim

Perusing through a beautiful, hefty art book is one of life’s simple pleasures, but beautiful, hefty art books can be pretty expensive. Fortunately, …

This tool shows you exactly how much the sea will rise in your area, and it's pretty darn scary

For your weekly dose of science, there is a tool that shows how much the sea will rise near you. It sounds good, but it’s actually terrifying.<p>Climate …

Global Warming

20 Super Sandwich Recipes to Make You Love Lunch Again

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Sandwiches are one of the most infinitely versatile foods in the world. Basics like the PB&J or ham and cheese are a starting point, but there are so many more ingredients that you can stick between two pieces of bread. We went to …

Что такое гормоны счастья и как с ними подружиться?

<b>Отличная книга «Гормоны счастья» Лоретты Грациано Бройнинг учит понимать и принимать «мозг млекопитающего» в себе и изменять поведение, используя</b> …

13 Breakfasts that Take Literally 5 Minutes to Make

On weekday mornings, time is of the essence. I've got to get dressed, brush my teeth, maybe work out (<i>maybe</i>), do my makeup, eat breakfast, and …

В сети появился полнометражный фильм «Во все тяжкие» - Афиша Daily

На видеохостинге Vimeo появилась полнометражная версия сериала «Во все тяжкие» продолжительностью 2 часа 7 минут. На реализацию проекта у его …

Anthony Bourdain Reveals His Secret for Making Perfect Scrambled Eggs

It's so much easier than you think.<p>Scrambled eggs might seem like a simple dish, but there's a lot of debate about how to make them the right way.<p>Top chef Anthony Bourdain is here to settle this breakfast dispute, once and for all. In a recent video for Tech Insider, the culinary king shared his …

Tonic School of Massage - Practitioner Training Thai Yoga Massage

Hamstring Training for Cyclists

<b>Weight training and cycling: two activities that for most people are kept completely separate.</b> As a cyclist, you love the cardio buzz you get - the …

Виртуальная Школа Аюрведы - Статьи по Аюрведе - Рецепты - Повседневные блюда - Кичади

<b>Кичади</b><p>Кичади – лущеный маш с рисом. Применяется для питания больных и ослабленных людей. Подходит практически всем аюрведическим типам. Рецепт …

5 Ways to Use Up That Arugula Sitting in Your Fridge

With spring almost at our doorstep, it's time to put away the kale and lean on lighter, brighter greens, like arugula. Although it's easy to find the …

There Are Too Many Flavors of Hummus

Hummus is a simple dish. Puree some cooked chickpeas and tahini, then add garlic, olive oil, salt, and a squeeze of lemon. If you’re feeling crazy, …

Flavors

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

The Simple Trick That Will Make Your Oatmeal So Much Better

You should stop dipping your pizza in milk. That's a creepy, internet-born thing that's probably a troll, but people are doing it anyway, and ugh. …

Ice Cream

13 Make-Ahead Breakfast Ideas for Your Easiest Morning Ever

If there's one thing all non-morning people can agree on, it's that getting up and getting ready first thing in the A.M. can sometimes feel …

The Spruce Eats

This Is The Best Way To Cook A Steak (And Most People Have Never Heard Of It)

Cooking a steak is an art form. You have to be precise, attentive, diligent. Most people prepare steak by first searing the meat in a skillet, then …

The 12 Dirtiest Fruits and Vegetables

You might want to think twice before purchasing conventionally grown strawberries, spinach or nectarines. According to a new report from the …

Here’s How Much Protein You Actually Need to Be Healthy

If there’s one word you’ve heard a lot with regard to nutrition, it’s protein. People say that you need it at every meal. You need it after your workout (and pre-workout too!). You should eat more if you want to lose weight… and on and on. With so much talk about protein, it can be hard to figure …

Nutrition

Why We Love This One-Bowl, Chai-Spiced Bundt Cake

Our resident pastry chef is obsessed. Here's why.<p><i>Great recipes deserve four forks. But there are a select group that go beyond mere excellence—they</i> …

15 Fruits And Vegetables That May Not Be Worth Buying Organic

You can save your money on these 15.<p>No one wants to eat dangerous pesticides with their fruits and veggies. Unfortunately, a lot of the produce that is grown around the world is treated with such chemicals to ward off bugs and disease. And some of that is left behind in residue when we get our …

Quick and Healthy Breakfast Ideas For Busy Mornings

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle and supporting energy levels throughout a busy day start with breakfast. Sugary cereals, processed energy bars, or even a bagel spike your blood sugar levels and leave you crashing before lunch. These quick and easy breakfast recipes will help you maintain energy …

Steel-Cut Oats

7 Make-Ahead Breakfast Casseroles That Aren't From Grandma's Cookbook

If you thought casseroles were usually a dinner thing, you’d be right. Easily prepped in advance and popped in the oven when you get home from work, …

Snap Makes a Bet on the Cultural Supremacy of the Camera

If you’re watching Snap’s stock ticker, stop. The company that makes Snapchat, the popular photo-messaging app, has been having a volatile few days after its rocket-fueled initial public offering last week.<p>But Snap’s success or failure isn’t going to be determined this week or even this year. This …

Social Media

Patagonia and The North Face: saving the world – one puffer jacket at a time

The retail giants are not only competing to sell outdoor gear – they are rivals in the contest to sell the thrill of the wilderness to the urban masses<p>On the night of his 30th birthday, after a few drinks, Dean Karnazes decided that he would celebrate by running all the way from San Francisco down …

North Face