Snuggle Up with these Cold-Weather Recipes and Other Ideas for Enjoying Autumn
a bowl of vegetarian chili

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Snuggle Up with these Cold-Weather Recipes and Other Ideas for Enjoying Autumn

3 Great-Smelling Lawn Alternatives That Will Save You and The Earth
3 Great-Smelling Lawn Alternatives That Will Save You and The Earth

Environment

3 Great-Smelling Lawn Alternatives That Will Save You and The Earth

Grass lawns seem innocent enough, but they are actually a huge drain on your time, money and the Earth's natural resources. Consider these...

Mommy Shaming Through the Millennia: The Controversial Origins of Bottle Feeding
A collection of ceramic spouted drinking vessels for babies, dating to the Bronze Age

Culture

Mommy Shaming Through the Millennia: The Controversial Origins of Bottle Feeding

A recent archaeological discovery proves we have more in common with prehistoric parents than we thought.

A Person is a Person: Books to Teach Empathy and Kindess
A girl reads a book in front of a window

Culture

A Person is a Person: Books to Teach Empathy and Kindess

Book recommendations to help young readers identify and empathize with others, celebrate differences and deal with big feelings.

Spooky Celebrations Around the World and More Tips on Savoring the Season
A latte with a ghost made from foam on top, with a fall leaf on the side.

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Spooky Celebrations Around the World and More Tips on Savoring the Season

Get into the fall season by pickling your summer veggies, squeezing in a fall garden and getting well and truly spooked by the origins of Halloween...

Bovine Intervention Helped Bridge Mississippi Racial Divide
Bovine Intervention Helped Bridge Mississippi Racial Divide

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Bovine Intervention Helped Bridge Mississippi Racial Divide

In the summer of 1955, Heifer Project — now Heifer International — started working with the Prentiss Institute, an African-American junior...

The Origins of Halloween
The Origins of Halloween and 7 Other Festivals That Honor the Dead

Culture

The Origins of Halloween

and 7 other festivals that honor the dead

Emmy Award Winner Uzo Aduba
Emmy Award Winner Uzo Aduba on the Difference One Person Can Make

Culture

Emmy Award Winner Uzo Aduba

on the difference one person can make