Teresa Thames Johnson

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Children are learning to code with new toys they can touch and feel

So you want your kid to grow up to be Mark Zuckerberg? Get them started early. Toymakers are creating everything from board games to wooden logic puzzles to teach children—as young as three years old—how to code.<p>Kano and Primo Toys sell play sets that mix hardware and software, creating a hands-on …

Kids

15 Incredible Vegan Dishes to Bring to Your Summer Potluck

Potlucks are fun get-togethers where everyone brings a dish to share in a big communal meal. Potlucks have lots of advantages. People get to share …

4 Steps to Preparing to Apply for a Loan

When you apply for a large loan, such as a mortgage, automobile loan or small business line of credit, your lender will take a close look at a number …

The Future of Work in the Uber Economy

<i>This post first appeared at the</i> Boston Review.<p>Uber headquarter in San Francisco, California. (Credit: Sipa USA via AP Images)<p>October 2015<p>The …

Employment

Jewelry Making Study Sheet

Jewelry making is a big job. That is that there is a lot to know and a lot to learn. When learning, particularly on your own, as many people do, it …

Learning

14 Dishes That’ll Crown You King Of The Pot Luck!

Easy Refrigerator Pickles

Don’t let your cucumbers go bad or freeze in the fridge. Refrigerator pickles are easy to make, and there's no need for kettle steamers, special …

If You Want A Dinner The Whole Family Will Love, This Is The One!

Save<p>If you want a casserole that the entire family will love, this is the one. Picky eaters will have no choice but to bow down to the cheesy …

These wings are made with what?? It may sound crazy, but they were so delicious!

Vegetarian Cauliflower Buffalo Wings<p>Save<p>Whether or not you’re into sports, there’s something fun about game day that just brings people together. …

Easy Pizza Recipe: Tomato & Mozzarella Puff Pastry Pizzette

“Pizzette” are what Italians call little pizzas. Normal pizza is great, don’t get us wrong, but there’s something so fun and cute about these smaller …

We’ve Been Making This Simple Gratin At Least Once A Week! It’s Just So Tasty

Save<p>Perfect as a side dish or a main course all on its own, the French-inspired cauliflower gratin is a great way to incorporate this vegetable onto …

The Glaze On This Chicken Is Just Incredible! And I Already Had All The Ingredients!

Looking for a filling meal that’s both tasty and easy? This slow cooker apricot chicken is super easy to put together and it won’t break the bank! …

I CANNOT Stop Eating These Fries. Thankfully They're A Little Healthier For Me Than...

Crisp And Spicy Parmesan Zucchini Fries<p>There’s not a lot we wouldn’t do to get our hands on some tasty frieswhen we get that hankering, we just have …

Guinness-Infused Dessert: Chocolate Cake Recipe

If you’re looking for a great dessert, why not a moist, delicious chocolate Guinness cake? As someone who isn’t much of a drinker, I was a bit …

nontoxicprint | Nontoxic Printmaking, Safe Painting & Printed Art

Making up the Edinburgh Etch <br>Refer to the INTAGLIO MANUAL for detailed instructions on PLATE PREPARATION, ETCHING THE PLATE and more.<p>MATERIALS …

Blueberry Angel Food Cake Dessert

Shares 297K<p><i>This heavenly blueberry angel food cake dessert is light and delicious! So simple to prepare, it is the perfect ending to any meal.</i><p>It’s …

These Classic Beef Enchiladas Are Incredible! The Homemade Red Sauce Makes All The Difference!

We can’t get enough Mexican food around here, so we thought we’d whip up a batch of our amazing enchiladas. We’re not trying to toot our own horn, …

Round Out Your Dinner Menu With This Tasty Side Dish! The Flavors Blend Together So Perfectly!

Vegetables are not everybody’s cup of tea, but these green beans are really yummy they make eating your greens a treat instead of a chore! We spruced …

Torch Fired Enamel DVD with Chris Hierholzer

Description<p>Torch firing is a perfect way to fire enamels for those with limited space and can’t afford the high cost of a kiln.<p>This 24 minute …

Coats

This Chicken Is Perfectly Seasoned And Totally Delicious- Plus, It’s Great For You!

All year, we look forward to the time when we can start grilling again. Meats, veggies even fruits, they just taste great when you cook them on the …

Why Order a Salad at IHOP?

A new report highlights 100 restaurant salads that are supposedly worse than a Big Mac. But why do people order grease-laden items when they want health food?<p>Let’s be honest for a second: Salad is usually not the most delicious thing on a menu. Salad—not the highfalutin, ramps-and-pine-nuts kind, …

Healthy Eating

Beef Empanadas

Beef empanadas are a dish of Spanish and Portuguese origin. They are baked or fried pastries typically filled with meat, cheese, vegetables, or …

Spanish Tapa Recipe: Fried Eggplant with Honey

If you find yourself in southern Spain with a tapas menu in front of you, you’re practically obligated to order a portion of<i>berenjas fritas con miel</i> …

This Dish Is A Staple In The South For A Reason!

Cheesy Grits And Shrimp<p>Grits is a delicious Southern breakfast dish that is the American alternative to polenta. It’s creamy and (hopefully) salty …

Chorizo And Potato Croquettes

Save<p>Want to really impress guests? Set some of these chorizo and potato croquettes out as an appetizer, and you’ll have everyone asking for the …

Point Soldering-Invented by the Devil?

An outsiders description of using a point soldering tool could easily be: Set up your carefully fitted parts in perfect alignment, poke them with a …