Evonnlyn

67 Added | 12 Magazines | 129 Likes | 1 Following | 3 Followers | @Evonnlyn | Keep up with Evonnlyn 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 “Evonnlyn”

9 Ways to Snazzy Up Your Pie Edges

One of the first articles I wrote for Food52 many moons ago was about my favorite subject: making pies—and making them pretty, to boot. I covered a few decorative edges in that post, but I figured it was about time for a second go-around. There are so many ways to crimp the edge of your pie crust, …

Summer Produce for Health and Performance

Load up on these fresh favorites for a colorful and tasty outdoor season.<p>Nothing says summer more than the abundance of fresh vegetables and fruit you see at roadside stands, farmers markets, and your local grocery store. (Some of you may even tend your own backyard or windowsill garden.)<p>Take …

Nutrition

Toilet paper wedding dresses up the ante with feathers, flower crowns and more

It's that time of year again — when hundreds of designers try their hand at creating the ultimate wedding gown out of toilet paper.<p>More than 1,500 people entered the 12th annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest, presented by Cheap Chic Weddings and Charmin, and this year's grand prize went to Van …

Weddings

Yogurt is not just for breakfast! 53 ways to use this magical ingredient

When it comes to yogurt, it's time to start thinking beyond those little plastic containers you grab for breakfast. This creamy high protein, low-fat food is one of the most versatile dairy products in your fridge. From French toast to facial masks to making your puppy's fur shine (yes, really!), …

Breakfast

10 logos we never want to see change

As the champion of designers everywhere, we at Creative Bloq are keen to encourage work opportunities for the creative community. But there are …

London restaurants

An insider's guide to the best places to eat in London, including fine dining restaurants, tapas bars and top spots for lunch. By Sophie Campbell, Telegraph Travel's London expert.<p><b>£££</b><p>Chiltern Firehouse (1)<p>The assured Pacific-American-Mediterranean menu created by Nuno Mendez for the smash hit 2014 …

BBC is ‘too Christian,’ more room should be granted to Muslims, Hindus & Sikhs – internal report

An internal review within the BBC has concluded that the network is too Christian in terms of its religious output and should diversify in order to fit ‘the religious make-up’ of British society, in which the number of Muslims has doubled in the past decade.<p>Aaqil Ahmed, head of BBC’s religion and …

7 Reasons to Visit the Philippines

The Philippines is a beautiful mass of contradictions. Crowded, dirty cities juxtapose pristine lagoons and empty beaches. Beautiful Catholic churches overlook controversial 'love hotels.' Vacationers in Boracay lounge in the sun while villages in the northeast islands are washed away by typhoons. …

Asia Travel

4 superfood-packed beauty products you can make in your kitchen

Ever toss your kale and berries into your blender and think “Facial mask!”? (Us, too.) Of course, your skin-care products can come directly from your …

26 reasons why New Zealand is the world's best country

Meet the girl who has spent 10 years sailing the world, and has brought a cat along for the adventure

Getting your cat on a boat and sailing the oceans of the earth sounds like the beginning of a best-selling children’s book, but for Liz Clark it’s a reality.<p>A self-proclaimed ‘Shepirate’ the 34 year-old San Diego native has been sailing around the world in an 11-by-40-foot Cal 40 boat that she was …

Sailing

How to Master Sweet Yeasted Doughs (i.e. Your Favorite Foods)

It’s probably safe to say that you like yeasted breads and pastries made with enriched dough. Maybe you even love them (I know I do).<p>Why? Because in the bread world, the term "enriched" means that these doughs are made with the good stuff: milk, butter, eggs, and/or sugar.<p>This includes universal …

Baking

19 Recipes to Make the Most of Fresh Herbs

Whether you’ve got a plethora of fresh herbs on your hands because your herb garden is blooming, or you just wanted to try out that new recipe calling for tarragon and don’t know what to do with the rest, it’s a major bummer to see your greens go to waste. So make the best of those leftovers, try …

Ice Cream

Empty Porn Sets Reveal The Strange World Of XXX Interior Design

Photographer Jo Broughton spent almost a decade documenting the stage sets of adult films.<p>At first, Jo Broughton’s photographs look innocent. A teenage girl’s bedroom. An empty class after a physics lesson. A room full of pink and blue balloons. But then you start noticing the details. The dildo on …

Interior Design

Turn Your Water Into A Tonic With These 5 Simple Recipes

Must. Drink. More. Water.<p>Boring, right? We all know what we should be doing, but drinking more water can be a bore if you don’t want to add heavily …

This Infused Water Recipe Will Actually Help You Lose Weight

Believe it or not, bikini season is upon us. Getting a little panicky? Same. Fortunately, we have two secret ingredients for helping shed our winter …

Weight Loss

How to eat: croissants

Tesco’s customers may prefer the straight version, but should you add butter and jam or ham and cheese? Are they best hot or cold, and should you eat one or three? How to Eat is going deep on the croissant<p>Trust us, this blog was scheduled long before the unpleasantness, but given the amount of …

Breakfast

20 best pasta recipes: part 1

Angela Hartnett’s pasta dough<p>Makes 600g<b><br>‘00’ pasta flour</b> 400g<b><br>salt</b> ½ tsp<b><br>eggs</b> 4<b><br>olive oil</b> 1 tbsp<p>Mix the flour and salt together and tip on to a work surface or board. Make a well in the centre.<p>Mix the eggs and oil and pour two-thirds into the well, reserving the rest. Starting from the outside, work …

Italian Food

The 3 stages of creating a badass home page

Creating a home page is momentous for any business. You spend weeks carefully crafting every line of copy, every image, every color, every icon.<p>Agencies are hired, opinions are gathered, and budgets are obliterated. This is your brand we’re talking about, right? Everything is on the line.<p><b>Except</b> …

What does the Obama dance have to do with a 1927 painting?

A dance with a centenarian at the White House went viral earlier this week. Art historian Kelly Grovier reveals how the footage has echoes with an earlier image.<p>Great images rewrite history. One of the most powerful and soul-expanding photos captured this week records the visit to the White House …

Art

Why male athletes are pulling out of the Olympics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Watching the news, Dr. William Schaffner wanted to reach into his television set and give soccer player Hope Solo this message: "You have it all backward!"<p>He heard that Solo said she wouldn't compete at the 2016 Olympics in Brazil if the games were held today because she worried she might …

Public Health

7 Weight Loss Snacks That Aren't Produce

Fruits and veggies can get boring—and leave you hungry. Spice up your diet with these great, filling snacks.<p>Trading your regular 3 PM king-size candy bar for an apple will probably help you lose weight. (And, let's be honest, make you feel pretty frickin' virtuous.) But it also might leave you sort …

Healthy Eating

The mosquitoes that changed history

<b>(CNN) —</b> In Spanish, mosquito translates to "little gnat," but its impact on history has been far from miniscule.<p>In just the most recent example, mosquitoes are spreading the Zika virus throughout South and Central Americas, causing an increased incidence of birth defects.<p>However, the species of …

Public Health

I opened up an 'ugly food' shop — here's why you should be eating disfigured vegetables

Plenty of evidence suggests we do look for similar traits in both people and produce, and our perceptions of food are clearly affected by what it looks like.<p>Each year we waste 1.3 billion tonnes of food worldwide, a third of the total produced.<p>This unbelievable figure is partly made up of "ugly" …

Agriculture

Zika Virus: Why Does a New or Old Virus Emerge Every Few Years?

Every few years it seems a new virus captures the public's attention. Over a decade ago it was SARS which had people in Hong Kong wearing masks, then it was avian flu, then H1N1, then the West Nile virus, and then Ebola and now, it is Zika.<p>We don't know for certain why a new virus emerges, but I …

Public Health

French Jews Are Moving To Israel; What Happens When They Get There?

<i>Updated</i> | French Jews are moving to Israel in higher numbers than they have in at least a decade, which has led not only to more macaron shops and …

Pollution

Catherine Opie's 700 Nimes Road review – LA's triple-threat shines like a diamond

Moca Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles Opie’s photography is having a moment with three separate LA shows. The latest focuses on the enduring appeal of Elizabeth Taylor – and her famous jewelry<p>Usually people are the subject of Catherine Opie’s photography, even when there’s no one there. Her …

Photographers