Dian Dianco

35 Flips | 6 Magazines | 5 Likes | 1 Follower | @DianDianco | Keep up with Dian Dianco on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Dian Dianco”

20 Single-Serve Microwave Desserts For Lazy Girl Weeknights

As temperatures drop, instead of venturing out post-work, we gear up to buckle down at home. And the only thing left to complete our couch-bound, …

Dessert

Authentic Pho Recipe

"This authentic pho isn't quick, but it is delicious. The key is in the broth, which gets simmered for at least 6 hours."<p>Ingredients<p>4 pounds beef …

Recipes

40 Cast-Iron Skillet Recipes

A cast-iron skillet has gotta be one of our favorite kitchen staples. You can make everything from a chicken roast to a cookie pie in the same dish. …

Cooking

36 Old-Fashioned Soups, Stews & Chili Recipes

Nothing beats the comforting nature of a good bowl of soup, stew or chili. These old-fashioned recipes are classics for good reason!<p>Classic French …

Cooking

This Shrimp Pasta with Creamy Mozzarella Sauce Is Dreamy — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

The 10 Frozen Foods This Nutritionist Always Buys at Costco — Shopping

Within the last year, Costco has become one of my favorite places to shop — especially when I'm looking to save money on healthy and organic foods. …

Nutrition

50 Dinners That Require Almost No Clean Up

One-pot meals, sheet pan suppers, foil packet dinners and skillet recipes have come to save the day.<p>Spicy Chicken and Bacon Mac<p>I’ve been working to …

Cooking

11 Fictional Female Detectives You Need To Know — Who Aren't Nancy Drew

I have an ugly confession to make to you, internet: I was never <i>that</i> into Nancy Drew. I mean, I read my fair share of Nancy Drew books, of course, …

How 30 Grams of Protein at Breakfast Can Help You Lose Weight

Some nutrition experts recommend a 30/30 plan of 30 grams of protein within 30 minutes of waking for weight loss. Here’s why such a routine might …

9 Of The Best Hyaluronic Acid Serums For Smooth, Plump And Hydrated Skin

If there's one ingredient your skincare routine shouldn't be without, it's hyaluronic acid.<p>Hyaluronic acid. Those who aren't in the know might think it sounds a little scary. Acid? Why would you want to put that on your face, right?<p>But cast aside any ideas of a red raw complexion or flaky cheeks, …

Skin Care

The 10 Most-Saved Recipes from Kitchn This February

When the mid-winter chill of February hits, I want comforting meals that are going to warm me up and fill my house with irresistible aromas. And …

Cooking

20 Gorgeous Summer Houses With Inspiring Interior Ideas

From a beachside penthouse to a humble shack in the forest, these homes have one thing in common: inspiration.<p>The only problem: How could you ever leave?

Top 10 industrial-chic hotels and hostels

If you’re a fan of the raw concrete and exposed brick aesthetic, book into one of these converted factories or offices where the design is bare, bold and beautiful<p>With beds made from wire fencing (don’t worry, the mattresses on top are normal) and communal spaces that resemble a car park or a …

Top 10

25 restaurants in Wales with the most amazing views

Wales is full of brilliant local produce, excellent restaurants where it's cooked and stunning views of the country's beautiful landscape.<p>And …

Wakayama, Japan: See fire festival and 10 other things | CNN Travel

2 Quick + Easy DIY Ways to Customize Your Wedding Day Heels

For many brides, a big portion of your wedding planning (and budget) is focused on your amazing dress (like this non-conventional tea length), but we are here to remind you not to forget about your shoes! We’ve drummed up a couple of easy two-material hacks for you to make your wedding shoes …

RANKED: The 19 cheapest holiday destinations on earth

To find the cheapest places to go to, Hoppa calculated the average cost per person for a day trip in each destination, crunching the numbers for six typical travel expenses, including a 3km taxi journey, a night's stay at a hotel per person, and a meal.<p>The average amount a traveler would spend on a …

European Travel

9 Great Science Fiction Books For People Who Don't Like Science Fiction

So there's someone in your life who doesn't like science fiction. Nobody's perfect. But the good news is, genre is expansive, and there's almost …

10 space-saving furniture designs for small homes

City dwellers are adapting to escalating house prices by living in smaller, more flexible spaces, and designers are responding with furniture that …

The Great Fictional Artists of Literature: A Reading List

Novelists, like painters, make worlds and atmospheres out of images. In different ways, we both work with setting and perspective, with motifs and …

6 of Thailand's most beautiful beaches

There are certain things that characterize a Thai beach experience — clear waters, white sand, and the iconic longtail boats that dot the shore. No matter where you go, you'll find vendor peddling food, drink, souvenirs, or massages. There will be plenty of ice-cold beverages (frozen mixed …

Zip-lines

Shiny happy campers: an Airstream stay near Venice

1950s Americana isn’t something you associate with Venice, but a new Airstream park across the lagoon is an ideal base. Plus more Airstreams in western Europe<p>Most travellers planning a trip to Venice picture staying in a romantic hotel on the Grand Canal or a cosy B&B in an ancient palazzo. But a …

28 Bridal Designers You've Probably Never Heard Of...Until Now

Introducing: Bridal's New Guard.<p>Bridal has its mainstays, and you've undoubtedly heard their names before–multiple times. That voluminous textured ball gown with a corseted bodice is most likely a Vera Wang creation, and your dear friend's silk faille A-line gown adorned with hand-cut lace, or …

Weddings

5 Classics Every Entrepreneur Should Make Time to Read

These are the books that have turned normal men into millionaires.<p>There are a few books out there that have stood the test of time in the business world. They helped shape the industry years ago, and they continue to remain true to this day. If you have high aspirations for yourself and haven't …

Everything You Need to Know If You Love Cooking With Garlic

If you're like me, you believe that garlic makes any savory dish better. Having a few heads of garlic on hand guarantees an instant boost in flavor, and knowing how to prepare it can make all the difference. If you've ever wondered about the best practices for chopping, storing, and even roasting …

Top 5 Must See Places in Japan for 2016

Japan was recently named #2 in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel for 2016, which means there is no better time to visit Japan than right now! The …

Japan

An Arizona vacation to please the whole family

IS IT POSSIBLE FOR EVERYONE in a family of four — ranging in age from 8 to ancient — to get what they want from a weeklong vacation in the …

13 Irish Writers to Read This St. Patrick's Day

By Sarah Jane Abbott | Off the Shelf<p>St. Patrick's Day is a time to honor Irish heritage and culture, whether that means attending a performance of Irish music or dancing, wearing green and searching for four-leafed shamrocks, or sampling some fine Irish whiskey. We at Off the Shelf will be taking …

The best science fiction and fantasy novels – reviews roundup

Eric Brown on Radiance by Catherynne M Valente, Eleanor by Jason Gurley, Empire V by Victor Pelevin, A Gathering of Shadows by VE Schwab and Immortals by Jordanna Max Brodsky<p>In <b>Radiance</b> (Corsair, £16.99), her first adult novel for four years, Catherynne M Valente posits an absurdist alternative …

Science Fiction