Dawn Sherertz

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‘Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood’ at 50: 5 Memorable Moments

Fred Rogers first encountered a television in 1951 during his senior year at Rollins College. He hated it.<p>“I saw people throwing pies in each other’s faces, and I thought: This could be a wonderful tool for education! Why is it being used this way?” Rogers said in an interview in 1999.<p>Intrigued by …

Fred Rogers

How to Master Your Morning Routine With Flipboard

In the mornings, after showering, grooming, and nourishing yourself, what’s the first thing you do? Check email? Go for a jog? Listen to podcasts? These decisions, along with thousands of other possibilities, could have profound implications not just on your productivity, but your life.<p>But you …

General Tso’s Cauliflower

We were starting to think cauliflower recipes were beginning to go out of style, or perhaps that people had exhausted all of the cauliflower recipes …

This Cuban-Style Crispy Chicken Is So Easy You Don't Even Need a Recipe

A photo editor shares the super simple dish that quells her Cuban food cravings every time.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>When I moved away …

Revealed: The simple ‘40-second’ secret to boost your memory

If your memory constantly lets you down, here’s a simple technique that may just be the answer to your problems (if you don’t forget it).<p>It’s known as the drawing effect and will help you remember and recall information more easily in less than 40 seconds, according to a new study.<p>While Sherlock …

Organize your to-do list from worst to best

Maybe you carefully, gently eased yourself back into work this morning by doing pleasantly mindless tasks like replying to emails or organizing your in-box. This morning routine, alas, is wrong, all wrong, according to psychology writer Eric Barker.<p>In a new post on the things to do in the morning …

Time Management

3 Keys to Spring Cleaning Your Mind -- And Your Life

<i>By Becky Karush</i><p>Spring is a time for renewal, longer days and warmer forecasts. It's also a time for spring cleaning--to clear out the cobwebs that gather in our homes and in our minds. If one of your goals this season is to get organized, you're in good company: a recent survey shows that 72 …

This Is the Best Advice on Motivation I Have Ever Read

Look, there are days when not even the most well-intentioned advice from the latest motivational science will do. (This is coming from a person who, …

50 Inspirational Motivational Quotes to Boost Your Confidence and Self-Belief

Plenty of quotes to help you feel more confident--and courageous--when times get tough.<p>Some people don't need motivational quotes. Some people don't need inspirational quotes. Some people seem to naturally believe in themselves. (Here's how you can tell if someone is genuinely confident.)<p>It's like …

Motivation

How to Make the Next 30 Minutes the Most Productive of Your Week

One small adjustment to how you work could make every 30 minutes twice as productive.<p>Constant connectivity is both a blessing and a curse for productivity.<p>On the one hand, the ability to carry out tasks and answer work-related emails on the move, wherever and whenever, is incredibly powerful. Your …

Time Management

12 Easy Ways to Get Over Your Laziness

Stop making excuses for why you cannot get it done and start focusing on all the reasons why you must make it happen, here are 12 easy ways to overcome your laziness so you can reach your goals.<p>Being highly productive isn't a natural talent for everyone. Some of us have a naturally strong work …

Procrastination

Live Right and Find Happiness (Although Beer is Much Faster)

• <b>Author:</b> Dave Barry<p>During the course of living (mumble, mumble) years, Dave Barry has learned much of wisdom,* (*actual wisdom not guaranteed) and he is eager to pass it on—to the next generation, the generation after that, and to those idiots who make driving to the grocery store in Florida a …

God, No!

• <b>Author:</b> Penn Jillette<p>A scathingly funny reinterpretation of the Ten Commandments from the larger, louder half of world-famous magic duo Penn and Teller reveals an atheist's experience in the world: from performing on the Vegas strip with Siegfried and Roy to children and fatherhood to his ongoing …

Turmeric And Honey – The Strongest Antibiotic From Nature!

<b>Turmeric and Honey t</b><b>he</b> <b>Strongest Antibiotic</b><p>Researches show that now you can have something that is anti-stress, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and …

Dad Is Fat

• <b>Author:</b> Jim Gaffigan<p><b>Jim Gaffigan never imagined he would have his own kids.</b><p>Though he grew up in a large Irish-Catholic family, Jim was satisfied with the nomadic, nocturnal life of a standup comedian, and was content to be "that weird uncle who lives in an apartment by himself in New York that …

Andy and Don

• <b>Author:</b> Daniel de Vise<p>A lively and revealing biography of Andy Griffith and Don Knotts, this “humorous, informative, and poignant book” celebrates the powerful real-life friendship behind one of America’s most iconic television programs and “shows how the magic was created” (<i>Library Journal</i>).<p>Andy …

Celebrating Chinese New Year with Dumplings Fit for a Tiny NYC Kitchen

<b>Ring in the New Lunar Year with some good luck and some great dumplings.</b><br>By Michelle Tchea<p>Known as food for good luck, fortune and prosperity, every …

How to Make the Best Chicken, Cheese, and Shrimp Quesadillas - Chowhound

The world owes Mexico a lot for its invention of the quesadilla. We’d be hard-pressed to find another dish as addictive that can come together so …

A Feel-Good, 3-Step Soup Recipe To Cure The Winter Blues

<i>America's Test Kitchen — a real, 2,500-square-foot test kitchen just outside of Boston — is home to more than three dozen full-time cooks and product</i> …

Recipes

Easy To Make Naan - Indian Flatbread Recipe

In a large mixing bowl, combine 1 1/2 cups flour, yeast, sugar, baking soda, and salt. Add warm water, oil, and yogurt to flour mixture. Blend at low …

Recipes

How to Make the Best Quesadillas

The world owes Mexico a lot for its invention of the quesadilla. We’d be hard-pressed to find another dish as addictive that can come together so …

Not Your Average (Garlic Cheddar) Biscuit Recipe

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Never say no to light, lofty, cheese-laced garlic biscuits.</i><p>Oh, what's that? You don't need another biscuit recipe? Stop that. Take it …

Cheese-Filled Garlic Naan Bread

<b>Filled with gooey cheese, this garlic naan bread is ideal to snack on its own or served beside tandoori chicken.</b><br>By Ai Ping Sia<p>Cheesy Garlic Naan …

HOW TO ACTUALLY COOK PERFECT RICE WITHOUT A RICE-COOKER

LET’S SET THE RECORD STRAIGHT, ONCE AND FOR ALL… DON’T YOU EVER, <i>EVER</i>, AND I MEAN <i>NEVER EVER</i>, BOIL YOUR SUSHI RICE<p>There are a lot of rumours out there …

Perfect Homemade Pita Bread Recipe

Once you see how easy it is to bake pitas, and, more importantly, once you <i>taste</i> them, you'll never want to eat store-bought again. These pitas have a nutty, slightly sweet flavor from whole wheat flour, along with a chewy texture, a charred exterior, and a big pocket for stuffing.<p>Why It Works<p>Whole …

Recipes

Spaghetti pie is a fun way to make dinner with leftovers for later

I was first introduced to a variation of this recipe by a fraternity brother from Emory University named Matt Sacks. Later on, while in graduate school, my stepmother—a pretty great cook in her own right—gave me her version of the recipe, which comes in handy not only as a great lunch or dinner, …

Cooking

Free Knitting Patterns by Bonne Marie Burns - Chic Cable Headband

Chic Cable Headband<p>by Bonne Marie Burns<p>Great for learning to cable & makes a very wearable accessory...<p><b>Size</b>:<br>One Size fits Adult/Teen (20" …

Knitting

Meditation Tips for the Easily Distracted

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>Odds are good that you’re one of the 90.6 percent of Americans that have not meditated in the past 12 months. …

Forget Kale. Try These Three REAL Superfoods

Don’t get me wrong. I’m a fan of kale.<p>But kale is absolutely, positively not a superfood.<p>A superfood is high in protein, low in fat, gluten-free, …

Nutrition