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Apr
24
Everybody loves a good apple pie. Try it out at home for your next family get together.

Everybody loves a good apple pie. Try it out at home for your next family get together.


Apr
23
These beautiful windows really open up the kitchen space.

These beautiful windows really open up the kitchen space.


Apr
22
Why Some Countries Are Poor and Others Rich

The reason why some countries are rich and others poor depends on many things, including the quality of their institutions, the culture they have, the natural resources they find and what latitude they're on. For gifts and more from The School of Life, visit our online shop: https://goo.gl/dXpOl4 Download our App: https://goo.gl/M53roP We have, unusually, had to disable comments because of the number of people writing to tell us that we have forgotten about colonialism. We are very aware of colonialism but didn't, on this occasion, give this factor a central role. FURTHER READING You can read more on CAPITALISM, SELF, RELATIONSHIPS and many other topics on our blog TheBookofLife.org at this link: https://goo.gl/IG0HRZ MORE SCHO...


Apr
22
Which Country Does the Most Good for the World?

It's an unexpected side effect of globalization: problems that once would have stayed local—say, a bank lending out too much money—now have consequences worldwide. But still, countries operate independently, as if alone on the planet. Policy advisor Simon Anholt has dreamed up an unusual scale to get governments thinking outwardly: The Good Country Index. In a riveting and funny talk, he answers the question, "Which country does the most good?" The answer may surprise you (especially if you live in the US or China). TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, E...


Apr
22
Mix and match the perfect pairings to pizza and wine night.

Mix and match the perfect pairings to pizza and wine night.


Apr
20
Are you having brunch today?

Are you having brunch today?


Apr
19
An outdoor kitchen/patio - perfect for summer BBQ's.

An outdoor kitchen/patio - perfect for summer BBQ's.


Apr
18
Do or do not, there is no try.

Do or do not, there is no try.


Apr
17
A tiny victory is still a victory.

A tiny victory is still a victory.


Apr
16
Make it a habit.

Make it a habit.


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