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15 Whole-Grain Pasta Recipes for a Comfort Food Healthy Makeover

Stop everything: There’s a way to make your favorite noodle dishes even better. Yes, really. And all it takes is a simple swap of the base ingredient. If you use whole grain pasta, you get the same can’t-resist flavors but with more fiber, B vitamins, and protein. These 15 whole grain pasta recipes …

Read the email a Google recruiter sent a job candidate to prepare him for the interview

After the initial screening step, he received an email from the recruiter, telling him what to expect in a phone interview with a senior PM at Google.<p>When he shared it with me, I couldn't believe it. In my work at Recruitring, a candidate prescreening-call platform, I've never seen an email that …

Employment

Nothing in common with your partner? Here's why it doesn't matter

Disney<p>There’s an Instagram account with more followers than Hillary Clinton, Salma Hayek and Tom Ford. What does it have that a global politician, …

'America First' Policies: Longterm Financial Pain, Little Gain

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> The Conversation.<p>In his inauguration speech, Donald Trump used the phrase “America first” to describe his …

Why You Should Think Twice Before Moving in With Your Partner

Unmarried couples who live together or have kids together are more likely to be in relationships where one partner is much less committed, compared …

Relationships

Here’s How Long Couples Should Date Before Getting Married

When all your friends are getting engaged, planning weddings and having babies, it can be easy to compare yourself to them. At the same time, it can be really hard to know when it’s the right time to start talking about a bigger commitment with your S.O., especially if you’re yet to have the money, …

INFOGRAPHIC: NASA's top houseplants for improving your wellbeing and removing air pollution

Next time you’re cruising Amazon for an air purifier, consider heading to your local nursery instead. Thirty years ago, NASA studied houseplants as a …

Self-improvement

9 Ways to Become Mentally Tough According to a Former Marine

You can read every leadership book out there, until you’re an expert in the art of managing other people.<p>But ultimately, this knowledge is useless if …

The Simple Trick That Can Help You Achieve Your Goals

Growing up, I was the kid more likely to play video games for eight hours than to do <i>any</i> of my homework. I didn’t have the “all-American” work ethic …

What Is Fog Computing? And Why It Matters In Our Big Data And IoT World

First everything was in “the cloud” but today’s new buzzword is “fog computing.” No, it doesn’t have anything to do with the weather phenomenon, but rather with how we store and access data.<p>Cloud computing refers to the ability to store data and retrieve it from off-site locations. It’s how your …

Internet of Things

These Are the 10 Best Wines Under $15

Wine drinkers are growing ever more adventurous, popularizing New World wines and grape varietals including Malbec and Pinot Noir.<p>But consumers don’t …

Mindfulness - Classroom Study Shows Remarkable Results for Kids, Teens and Teachers

Like physical health, mental health exists on a spectrum. We will all slide along that spectrum to varying degrees from time to time, and kids and …

10 Easy Tricks to Help You Stop Procrastinating And Get Back to Work

Laziness begets laziness.<p>Why go to the gym tonight? After all, you haven’t gone in a week. Why take out the garbage when your whole apartment is a …

How to Use the “4 C’s” Rubrics | Blog | Project Based Learning

April 18, 2013<br>How to Use the “4 C’s” Rubrics<p><i>This excerpt appears in the Buck Institute for Education's book, "PBL for 21st Century Success: Teaching</i> …

Pedagogy

How to Make a Relationship Last: Five Secrets Backed by Research

Love is wonderful, love is joy, love is the greatest thing in the world… Love is also an enormous pain in the ass. Marriage is hard work.<p>(Older …

10 Relationship Podcasts to Listen to When You Don’t Have Time for Couple’s Therapy

From your ears to your heart.

This free Google Chrome extension provides one of the most essential parts of learning a new language

The extension translates portions of whatever you're reading into the language you're trying to learn.Flickr / Ed YourdonScience suggests that the best way to learn a new language — especially as an adult — is through immersion.<p>For example, you might spend an extended period of time in a foreign …

Language

Hidden Gems to Visit in Amsterdam

By College Tourist; Author: Marilyn La Jeunesse, New York University<p><b>Take a break from the coffee shops and famous museums and explore another side of this beautiful city.</b><p>Amsterdam is a vibrant, colorful city that plays host of a variety of slanted Renaissance-era residences that align the city's …

European Travel

Art & Photography | AnOther

Google announces Drive for Education: free, unlimited storage & more security

Google today announced Drive for Education, a new service that bolsters Google’s existing Google Apps for Education service with unlimited storage, Google Vault, and audit reporting tools.<p>Google’s new Drive for Education service offers the same functionality of Drive for Work for free — instead of …

How Fit Are You Really? Take These 4 Simple Tests To Find Out

No mile-long run required.<p>Remember that sit-and-reach test from grade school? Or the timed mile? All kinds of dread! But you don't have to relive your childhood PE class to get a read on your current state of fitness. Our quick (and far more accurate) assessments will show you where you're truly at …

Professor BooBoo Is Here to School the Internet

Forget everything you know about cute animals on the Internet.<p>Photographer Megan van der Elst, also known as lieveheersbeestje on DeviantArt, takes …

How to Make Homemade Pizza Dough

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: With Amber Wilson from For the Love of the South's step by step instructions, making pizza dough no longer has to be reserved for special</i> …

“I’ll never apologize for my white privilege” guy is basically most of white America

<b>Tal Fortgang (Fox News)</b><p>Princeton University freshman Tal Fortgang is a jerk, but he’s not an outlier on the issue of racism in America<p>Katie McDonough<p>May 4, 2014 9:03pm (UTC)<p>A college student who doesn't believe in the existence of structural racism or white supremacy wrote an essay about why he …

How to Make Salsa without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Homemade salsa shouldn't be constrained to tomato season -- Food52's Assistant Editor Marian Bull shows us</i> …

10 Weeks to a Half-Marathon: Training Plan

Don't shy away from the challenge of running 13.1 miles: Our plan is guaranteed to get you to the glorious finish line<p>Whether you're a treadmill trotter or a road warrior, this training plan will get you across the finish line.<p>Designed by Kim Maxwell, a USA Track and Field coach and personal …

Wrinkle Travel Spray “My biggest...

knitchick1979 reblogged this from strawberrypatty and added:<p>Oooh I might need to try this. But with a different essential oil, because I’m allergic …

The complete guide to eating at your desk

Let’s get one thing straight: No one should eat at his or her desk. Desks are filthier than toilet seats. People who eat at them are more likely to wolf down whatever junk is at hand, and their overall productivity is lower. The French avoid it altogether.<p>And yet the trend is spreading. If online …

Tim Cook

The Good-Luck Charm That Solved a Public-Health Problem

Warding off anemia with small iron fish<p>In 2008, Christopher Charles was living in Cambodia and researching anemia. The condition, which is commonly caused by iron deficiency, afflicts roughly half of Cambodia’s children and pregnant women. Untreated, it can lead to lethargy, impaired growth and …