Tiffany Ott

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The Cause Of Colony Collapse Disorder, Disappearing Bees Becoming More Clear

For the past eight years or so, we’ve been hearing the term “Colony Collapse Disorder” (CCD) to refer to the seemingly spontaneous abandonment of their hives by honeybees. Bees have been abandoning their hives for centuries, but the rate at which such collapses have been observed started to …

Track Down the Sun’s Newfound Sister

Changing Planet<p>This artwork shows a star like our sun with an orbiting planet in the foreground. Illustration courtesy Gabriel Perez Diaz, Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias (MultiMedia Service)<p><b>Alone no more, a long-lost sibling to the sun appears to have been found 110 light-years from us.</b> …

West Antarctica Glaciers Collapsing, Adding to Sea-Level Rise

Scientists warn that the Thwaites glacier is sliding into the ocean.<p>A massive glacier system in West Antarctica has started collapsing because of global warming and will contribute to significant worldwide sea-level rise, two teams of scientists warn in a pair of major studies released …

What Are the Best Travel Guide Apps for My Phone?

<i>A:</i><p>Gone are the days of lugging around travel tomes with dog-eared pages. In the digital era, all that info is jammed in a Smartphone-size package. And sure, you can still download entire guidebooks in app form—such as Fodor’s City Guides or Rick Steves’ audio tours—but those versions hardly take …

Rocks Under the Clouds

Mesquite Flat Dune in Death Valley

Cheddar-Chive Biscuits

<i>Here’s another of my favorite Easter recipes from my holiday cookbook that came out last fall. Wanted to share today in case you needed a last minute</i> …

Salad for breakfast?! Oh yes. Here are some tips and ingredients for enjoying a morning bowl of greens: http://thekitc.hn/PbQtnL

Fresh Ginger Apple Pie

Spicy apple pie is my downfall. Tart, snappy apples like Granny Smith and Greening stand up to the classic pie spices. Fresh ginger and lemon up the …

Baking

Dulce de Leche Creme Brûlée

Dulce de leche is an amazing milk-based caramel sauce that is very popular in Latin and South American countries, though it is found in many …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>You already know the basic principles of hosting Easter brunch, but if you're looking to elevate things, these links have you covered. We're talking …

15 cucumber appetizers for spring entertaining: http://thekitc.hn/1hTdsQi

Happy Easter! Looking for a yummy side dish? Try these Golden Potatoes with Caper Brown-Butter Crumbs: http://bit.ly/1kpG6ZG

Looking for last minute Easter recipe ideas? Try out these Easter Chicks, chocolate nests, or (my family favorite) Irene's Orange Rolls! http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/2011/4/13/easter-chick-cupcakes.html http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/2011/4/10/chocolate-nests.html http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/2012/4/6/irenes-orange-rolls.html

Gotta get your fried clams WITH the bellies, says @andrewoknowlton

This week's new recipes include baked brie with herbed artichokes, earl grey hot cross buns, and a collard green salad: http://thekitc.hn/1hTk8y6

A Real Mom's 13 Shortcuts to Feeding Her Family Well

13 helpful tips for feeding your family well, even when you (and everybody else) are on a tight schedule.<p>Our food and features editor, <b>Carla Lalli Music</b>, has two boys—10 and 4—and a serious work schedule. We noticed she Instagrams a lot of the family-friendly recipes she cooks at home—as well as a …

Here's how to buy and bake a ham, and finish it with a honey-balsamic glaze. It's as easy as 1-2-3, and so delicious too: http://thekitc.hn/1qo4Wei

How to Use Kale Stems

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: We love kale's leaves, but its tough stems stump us. In honor of Earth Day,</i> …

An Apricot-Anise Tart, with a Side of Puns

Sweet and herbaceous, this tart is nothing to joke about…but we will, anyway.<p>Here, for your enjoyment, is a collection of puns about today's brunch recipe for apricot-anise tarts:<p>"This sure is anise pastry." (Pronounce it "a nice," obviously.)<p>"Apri-caught you checking out this recipe!"<p>"Swee'tart, …

Superfoods - Sweet Potato Flatbread

The Smash Burger - Video Recipe

Hasselback Sweet Potatoes

Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.<p>Make a series of 1/8-inch slices along each potato, slicing 2/3 of the way …

Recipes

9 Great Sources of Iron for Active Women

Plus, delicious recipes to help speed up your muscle recovery post-workout<p>Iron isn't just a metal—it's a key nutrient for exercise performance. In fact, a new study from the American College of Sports Medicine found that many active women suffer from iron deficiency, which can cause muscle soreness …

Balancing Your Dual Energies for Greater Happiness

Have you ever felt misunderstood or been told you are too aggressive, too emotional or too (fill in the blank)? It may be that your dual energies are out of balance. Once you begin to balance your masculine and feminine energies, you will find a freedom within you that you have never found before. …

5 Fruits and Veggies You've Been Eating Wrong

Prepare to have your mind blown.<p>If you're anything like us, you would eat a lot more beets, pomegranates, and kiwis if you could just figure out an easy way to prep them. Luckily, some of our favorite food blogs have come up with pretty ingenious ways to simplify the process. Take a look, then try …