How to Write a Condolence Note

It’s hard to know what to do or say when someone you know loses a person who was close to them. Grief is a scary and amorphous thing, and if you haven’t experienced it, reaching out can feel like overstepping a boundary or reminding someone of something they’re trying to forget.

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Monday, March 25, 2019 - 10:30am

How to Make Internet Searches Easier for Older Relatives

Setting up a computer for your grandparent or parent can be frustrating, especially if you’re trying to do it over the phone with them. If you can actually get your hands on the computer, though, you have an opportunity to make their Internet experience way better.

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Monday, March 25, 2019 - 10:59am

Why you should use fish sauce for more than just stir-frys

Next to the toasted sesame oil, gochujang, and mirin, my pantry has contained a bottle of fish sauce for years. It arrived there when I cooked some Southeast Asian stir-fry recipe that called for it, but then I mostly forgot the bottle as it shuffled further into the pantry recesses. I can admit when I’ve made…

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Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 9:16am

Help Your Kid Face Peer Pressure With the 'Big Rock' Metaphor 

When the other middle school kids go low, you want your kid to go high. You want your kid to be the one to stand up to the bully or to say, “No thanks, that (insert risky behavior here) is dumb.”

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Monday, March 25, 2019 - 11:30am

10 Quick Firefox Tweaks to Maximize Your Online Privacy

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From Facebook scandals to schools spying on their students through webcams, it seems as if threats to your privacy are everywhere online. But there are some simple steps you can take to stop companies from harvesting your data when you use the Firefox browser.

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Monday, March 25, 2019 - 3:30am

The 10 Best WordPress Themes for a Photography Portfolio

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As a photographer, you’re probably using Instagram to showcase your work, but Instagram can’t replace an actual portfolio. However, using WordPress and one of the many WordPress themes available, you can start your own website in minutes.

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Monday, March 25, 2019 - 4:00am

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