Monday, April 22, 2019

Peanut Butter Swirl Brownies

Chocolate and peanut butter are made for each other. This recipe tugs at the nostalgia of those boxed brownie mixes from childhood—but ours is...

Meal Plan for June Week 4

This month, we welcome back Marta Rivera for more of her meal plans. Marta is a trained chef, mom of twins, and Army wife – and...

‘Helicopter parents’ may hinder kids’ emotional well-being

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every Saturday morning.  If you haven't...

No drugs in Anthony Bourdain’s body when he died: prosecutor

U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who killed himself in a French hotel room earlier this month, had no narcotics in his body...

Stop the noise bleed: Canadian invention limits spread of concert sound into neighbourhoods

Soft-spoken engineer Jeremy Bridge has invented speaker technology that delivers high-quality sound to festival-goers while limiting its bleed into surrounding areas. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/concert-speaker-innovation-complaints-1.4716267?cmp=rss

Jerusalem backlash casts shadow over Eurovision contest

When the United States recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Israelis hoped other countries would follow suit. Instead, the move has created a...

Ontario doctors to return to bargaining table after incoming government reaches out

Ontario's doctors, who have been without a physician services agreement for four years, are expected to return to the bargaining table next month. The Ontario...

China blocks John Oliver on social media after scathing show

A popular Chinese social media site is censoring discussion of Last Week Tonight and its HBO host John Oliver after he mocked...

Skip the Dairy: Serve Your Summer Pies with NadaMoo!

This post is brought to you in partnership with NadaMoo! A big slice of fruit-filled summer pie demands a scoop of something creamy and cool...

There’s an adage in recovery that we can learn from other addicts’ mistakes. It’s...

I've spent the week contemplating the number 4,000. I have gone to sleep trying to to picture what 4,000 of something might look like:...