Alexa Heaverlo

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Cranberry Thyme Gin and Tonic

When it comes to the beverage of choice, Thanksgiving has always been about wine. And beer. But mainly wine. Even growing up, Thanksgiving was that …

South America

Gallery: 13 Crispy and Creamy Potato Recipes for Your Thanksgiving Table

5 Basil Smoothies That Will Totally Blow Your Mind

Strawberries and dried apricots sweeten @iwokeupfat101's green smoothie, made with kale, chia seeds, almond milk, and basil.<p>Can you believe @healthylifelounge's gorgeous concoction is also good for you? It's made from watermelon, basil, frozen cherries, dates, pink salt, and coconut oil. #Delish<p>An …

Healthy Eating

Summer Corn and Quinoa Salad with Pumpkin Seeds and Lime

20<p>SHARES<p>This salad gets a bright burst of flavor from fresh lime. Be sure to rinse the quinoa thoroughly in a fine mesh strainer to remove the bitter …

Food

Barbecue Black-Eyed Pea Burgers

<i>Delicious and meaty, these vegan black-eyed pea burgers are seasoned with just a touch of barbecue sauce for a spicy, smoky flavor.</i><p>Move over, …

Curried Quinoa with Blueberries and Snap Peas

23<p>SHARES<p>Curry powder is usually a mix of spices such as coriander, turmeric, fenugreek, and ground chili. It’s a wonderful complement to the …

Grilled Tostones with Black Bean and Corn Relish

1. To make Relish: Combine all ingredients except corn in medium 
bowl, and season with salt and pepper, 
if desired. Set aside to marinate while …

Black Bean

Cashew + Coconut Creamer

This creamer recipe is quite simple, and the recipient of mucho praise from our team of testers for the upcoming companion volume to Veg Subs. I …

Elderflower and Coriander Vodka

The flowers of the elderberry plant - Sambucus nigra - are tiny pale stars. Thousands of the blossoms form intensely aromatic galaxies this time of …

How to Beat Salad Fatigue

You know you should be eating more greens, but you can only eat so many salads a day! Here are some creative (and effortless) ways to add more …

Coconut Broccoli Soup

For the time being the QUITOKEETO studio has no kitchen. It has a warhorse of a sink with two of the legs truncated, but that's about it. If we want …

Kale-Powered Tropical Smoothie

Are green smoothies “over” yet? I hope not because I’ve been acting like I just discovered them. After a winter of oatmeal with berries, oatmeal with …

4 Veg-Centric Books at the James Beard Awards

0<p>SHARES<p>Didn't catch last night's 2014 James Beard Awards? No worries. We whipped up a handy-dandy cheat sheet to the veg-tastic books nominated in …

Food

Curried Cashew Sauce over Rice, Snap Peas, and Tofu

1. To make Rice, Tofu, and Peas: Bring rice and 2 cups water to a boil in medium saucepan. Cover, reduce heat to medium-low, and simmer 10 to 12 …

Tofu

Media Watch: Chasing Ice

0<p>SHARES<p>Birthday Canyon, Greenland ice sheet<p>Released in 2012 (you may recall that the song performed by Scarlett Johansson over the film’s closing …

Beet and Quinoa Salad with Maple-Balsamic Reduction

I’m not sure when beet season is, but recently I was able to find three different types of beets in the local grocery stores: “regular” red beets, …

This necklace is also a panic button for bad dates

The Guardian Angel looks like a rather cumbersome silver pendant, but it doubles as a panic alarm for times when dates are going downhill.<p>By pressing …

This Stylish Wearable Tech Solves An Annoying Problem For Women

Ringly is an 18k-gold plated ring that connects with a smartphone to discreetly notify the wearer when she gets a call or text.<p>The idea is to incorporate tech into women's everyday accessories so that they can enjoy the moment without missing something important — even when they're not wearing …

Wearable Tech

Wearable sensor can tell you when you're dehydrated

Summer is the ideal time to frolic out in the sun, but there's always the risk that you'll neglect the amount of water that you're taking in. Sandia National Laboratories is hoping to put an end to that, after designing a wrist-worn sensor that lets you know when you're dehydrated. An array of …

Singapore Is Planning The World’s Largest Floating Solar Farm

A tiny country with little space to spare looks to its water reservoirs to expand its use of renewable energy.<p>There isn’t much extra space in Singapore, since the entire country is smaller than New York City and fully developed. So when the government decided to install more solar power to help …

Levitation Photography 7 Tips for Getting a Great Image

Levitation images are magical! They draw the viewer in and make them think about what’s not quite right. If you search the internet for levitation …