Sherri Billings

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Our students are interned by the education system

Try this little thought experiment. Next time you find yourself magnetically drawn against your will to endure a TV discussion or debate, ask …

Education Policy

The Best Apple Cake Andrew Zimmern Has Ever Tasted

Psychologically, I’ve been devastated on more than one occasion when I haven’t been able to collect the recipe. Most of the time people don’t like to …

Apple Cake

The Strange Numbers That Birthed Modern Algebra - Facts So Romantic

<i>Reprinted with permission from</i> Quanta <i>Magazine</i><i>‘s</i> Abstractions blog<i>.</i><p>Imagine winding the hour hand of a clock back from 3 o’clock to noon. …

Particles

W-9 Form: What Is It, How to Fill Out and Who Needs One

A W-9 form is an Internal Revenue Service tax form that signals the taxpayer is not subject to backup withholding, and is responsible for paying his …

Social Security

THE BEST CHICKEN ALFREDO LASAGNA ROLLS

September 17, 2018<p>This meal take a little bit of time to get on the table and you will have really delicious lunch. A nice accompaniment to finish …

Recipes

This Mexican Cheesy Ground Beef and Rice Casserole Is Magic — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Food & Dining

Scared Of Math? Here's One Way To Fight The Fear

Do you remember the day you decided you were no good at math?<p>Or maybe you had the less common, opposite experience: a moment of math excitement that …

University of Illinois

Upside-down Caramelized Banana Cake

This upside-down caramelized banana caramel cake is so simple and easy to prepare! Plus, rich, moist and delicious! If you are a fan of banana …

Dessert

30 Cozy and Comforting Chicken Noodle Recipes

There’s a reason chicken noodle soup is the go-to food during sickness—the combination of juicy chicken and tender noodles is comforting, nutritious …

Recipes

Classic Cinnamon Rolls

Cooking spray<p>1 c.<p>warm milk<p>2<p>large eggs, at room temperature<p>5 tbsp.<p>butter, softened<p>4 1/2 c.<p>all-purpose flour<p>2 tsp.<p>kosher salt<p>1/2 c.<p>granulated sugar<p>2 …

Recipes

My Grandparents Were My Neighbors For 16 Years, and It Was Seriously the Best Gift

When I was 2 years old, my parents purchased the house across the street from my grandparents' home. As a kid, I still remember zipping back and forth between homes, ringing my grandparents' door bell, and peering through the mail slot on their front door for any sign of activity. While the idea of …

Grandparents

9 Vegan Breakfasts You Can Make The Night Before

Breakfast can be a bit tricky for our plant-based friends out there. While we love a good overnight oatmeal or smoothie recipe as much as the next …

Recipes

Fudgy Vegan Banana-Brownie Cake You Can Eat for Breakfast

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>This chocolatey banana confection sits firmly between cake and brownie. It's delightfully tender, fudgy and dense, and chock-full of banana. The best part? It's made from ingredients I typically eat for breakfast—almonds, bananas, coconut oil—plus a few innocuous ones, like unsweetened …

Recipes

Our 10 Most Popular One-Pot Recipes of All Time — Recipes from The Kitchn

If you're not already slotting one-pot dinner recipes into your meal plan, there is no time like the present to get started. "One-pot" is basically …

Comfort Food

Stop Recycling All Your Paper Grocery Bags

If you suddenly find yourself with a huge stash of paper grocery bags—either from extra runs to the store, or from ordering a ton of takeout—sure, …

Use up this week’s leftovers in a spaghetti pie with ricotta, veggies

Now that it’s finally not too hot to turn on the oven, here’s a quick dinnertime pie you can make with just a few ingredients. It’s a great way to …

Recipes

Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake

Cooking spray<p>1 3/4 c.<p>all-purpose flour<p>3/4 tsp.<p>baking powder<p>2 tsp.<p>ground cinnamon<p>1 tsp.<p>kosher salt<p>1/4 tsp.<p>ground nutmeg<p>1/2 c.<p>(1 stick) butter, softened<p>…

Recipes

Here's how much money millennials are saving for retirement

Young people have high hopes for their financial futures: 53 percent of millennials (defined here as those aged 21 to 37) expect to become …

Retirement

New research says TRAPPIST-1 planets are rocky and have a lot of water

Planets

Get A Sneak Peek At Money Diaries: Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know About Your Finances...& Everyone Else's

<i>About a year ago, Refinery29's global editor-in-chief, Christene Barberich, suggested that I write a book inspired by our Money Diaries series. I was</i> …

Personal Finance

Olive Oil Cranberry Bundt Cake Recipe

"My favorite Bundt cake. Light and moist, absolutely delicious! Also good with blueberries. If using blueberries, omit cinnamon and …

Dessert

Water Is Free. Why Do Americans Spend Billions on the Bottled Stuff?

According to the Beverage Marketing Corporation, bottled water was an $18.5 billion industry in the U.S. in 2017. And bottled water by volume grew by …

Water

Why Did The Approach To Teaching Math Change With Common Core?

<i>Why did the approach to mathematics change with Common Core, rather than providing more structure to how it was previously taught? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Peter Kruger,</b> …

Mathematics

You Won't Miss the Noodles in This Low-Carb Cauliflower Mac 'n' Cheese

Whip up this dish from 'The Everything Low-Carb Meal Prep Cookbook' for a week's worth of yummy fall dinners.<p>"With this low-carb recipe, missing …

Food

Hearty Halibut Chowder Recipe

"I got this recipe when I lived in Anchorage, Alaska. It's made from Alaskan halibut. The shredded carrots and Cheddar cheese in this chowder make it …

Recipes

Unfamiliar blackberry recipes - archive, 4 September 1953

One of my correspondents asked for some blackberry recipes, and as I am sure there are others who would appreciate them at this time of year, here are some unfamiliar ones.<p><b>Blackberry apples</b><br>Core, but do not peel, six large cooking apples, being careful not to push the corer right through. Fill the …

Baking

How to Make the Best Chowders

A bowl of chowder is the perfect way to warm up when the weather turns chilly, but it's also versatile enough to be enjoyed throughout the year. If …

Cooking

Whole-Grain Blueberry Scones Recipe

"I was brainstorming some ideas for using up a cup of nearly perfect blueberries, and was waffling between muffins, donuts, and biscuits. I finally …

Baking

Danish Kringle Recipe

"This recipe is from my father-in-law's mother who was born and raised in Denmark. It is a wonderful holiday pastry treat that is both beautiful and …

Baking

Grilled Scallop Tacos with Smashed Avocado and Charred Corn Pico

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat grill to medium (about 450°F). Toss together the scallops, olive oil, black pepper, and 1/2 teaspoon of the salt in a …

Cooking