Grant Acosta

51 Added | 9 Magazines | 66 Likes | 32 Following | 14 Followers | @GrantAcosta | Dad, husband, business/systems analyst, data and map geek. Worlds worst triathlete, avid backpacker and trail runner. Winters spent in Utah pow pow.

This Is the Most Popular Cauliflower Recipe on Pinterest

I can't get enough of cauliflower. I love roasting it and adding it to fresh salads, turning it into velvety soups, and transforming it into "rice" …

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Let Harvard teach you about Buddhism in this free online course you can take now

Harvard University's popular course on Buddhism returns with an interactive feature and great content.<br>Read More

Spirituality

24 Meat-Free Comfort Foods That'll Make You Say "Whoa"

You won't miss the meat.

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Homemade Hot Giardiniera

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:16 hr 20 minPrep:20 minInactive:16 hr<p>Yield:3 to 4 cups<p>Level:Easy<p>Best of Food Network 6 Videos<p>Recipe courtesy of …

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Mushroom Stroganoff

<i>With a selection of different mushrooms, some garlic, shallots and crème fraîche, this Mushroom Stroganoff is a creamy and comforting vegetarian meal</i> …

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Here Are the 5 Vegetarian Recipes I Keep in My Meal Plan

When I first became a vegetarian, I quickly realized that if I wanted to eat well and feel well, I needed to find some smart recipes to keep in my …

10 Data Science, Machine Learning and AI Podcasts You Must Listen To

With the rapid pace at which technology is driving innovation in machine learning and artificial intelligence, it has become immensely important to …

Data Science

Southwestern Style Baked Tofu Steaks

<i>These spiced up Southwestern Style Baked Tofu Steaks are assertive in the flavor department, hearty like meat – and easy to make for any home …

Vegan

Using Excel for Project Management

Project Managers working on small to midsize projects can use Microsoft Excel to visualize, plan and track their projects. This may be a simple …

10 Vegetarian Lunches You’ll Never Get Tired of Eating

When I was a kid there was never much variety when it came to my lunches, especially since I was a vegetarian: My mom would send me off to school …

Pro Tips for Your 2018 Training

We’ve all set goals for the year, be they new distances, PRs or big peaks. Now comes the hard part: putting in the miles, logging workouts and …

15 Vegan Meal Prep Combinations So good You Won't Miss Meat

Making a conscious effort to eat a plant-based diet requires research and planning. If you're short on inspiration and feel like you've got a …

10-Minute Vegan Dinners to Sneak In More Plants This Year

It’s a new year, and that means healthy eating is an even bigger priority than usual in most of our minds. Maybe you’re trying out Whole30 for the …

Roast carrot, beetroot and marjoram salad with fennel seed and yogurt dressing - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>12 small carrots, tops still attached<br>• 8 small beetroot (about 600g)<br>• 4 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil, plus extra to finish<br>• 6 bay leaves<br>• Small …

Quick and Simple Stir Fry Sauce for Easy Meals

<i>Quick and Simple Stir Fry Sauce</i> — a condiment or sauce I always keep in my refrigerator for speedy and flavorful midweek meals.<p>It’s tangy and lightly …

Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Crack Bread

Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Crack Bread<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Using a serrated knife, make lengthwise cuts 1 inch apart in …

6 Great Business Books to Read in 2018

Want to know what to read in the new year? Here are six books that will help you gain new skills, build better teams... and become an even better you.<p>Want to know about some of the great business books coming out in 2018? I receive tons of advance copies from publishers and authors, and here are …

15 Vegan Instant Pot Recipes That Make Weeknight Cooking a Breeze

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13 sci-fi series starters to break in your new ebook reader

Visit other worlds<p>So you just got a new ebook reader for the holidays this year. Nice! Now, it’s time to find books to load it up with, which should give you plenty to read on your trip home, or if you need an excuse to avoid relatives for a couple of hours.<p>Here’s 13 science-fiction books that kick …

Neuroscience Has a Lot To Learn from Buddhism

A scientist and a monk compare notes on meditation, therapy, and their effects on the brain<p>Can training the mind make us more attentive, altruistic, and serene? Can we learn to manage our disturbing emotions in an optimal way? What are the transformations that occur in the brain when we practice …

Meditation

Patagonia Gives Trump the Finger

Does it make sense to devote a gear website to a political message? In the wake of President Donald Trump's order to shrink Bears Ears and Grand-Staircase Escalante national monuments, REI, Patagonia, and the North Face seem to think so.<p>“The President stole your land,” reads the particularly clear, …

Next Week's Vegetarian Meal Plan: 5 Vegetarian Dinners I Eat When I Have My Act Together

You might assume that food bloggers cook big dinners every night, but that's not how my life works these days. I photograph my recipes in the …

Chef Wendell: Falafel burgers

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — It’s difficult, but not impossible to avoid holiday weight gain Family and food are the heart of holiday celebrations. So, when …

The Only Kettlebell Routine You'll Ever Need

We challenge you to find a piece of fitness equipment that’s more versatile—or more effective—than the kettlebell. You won’t.<p>“A single kettlebell can be used to develop max strength, muscular endurance, and cardiovascular capacity and power,” explains Karen Smith, a master kettlebell instructor …

Algoriz lets you build trading algorithms with no coding required

Traders who have an idea for a money-making algorithm have two choices: learn to code themselves, or hire a great engineer. But neither of these two options are realistic, especially for part-time traders who don’t have a large bankroll behind them.<p>Meet Algoriz, a startup participating in Y …

Spicy Black Pepper Tofu [Vegan, Gluten-Free] - One Green Planet

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Recipes

The Importance of Sadness

What if I told you that the way to change the world was not to be bold, resolute, brilliant, or even compassionate? What if I told you that the way …

Mahatma Gandhi

Did You Know Chickpea Flour Could Do *This*?

Chickpeas do this and this and <i>that</i>, but chickpea flour?<p>It thickens the Gujarati yogurt soup kadhi and the Burmese soup mohinga. It's mixed with minced meat for Iranian gondi and with confectioners' sugar, ghee, and cardamom for Indian besan laddu. It bakes into Provençal socca or Ligurian farinata. …

Recipes

The Legal Issues You Need To Know If You’re Launching A Startup In 2017

A legal expert from the J+O Firm talks capital, patents, taxes, crowdfunding, and—oh yeah—remembering to form your company.<p>Thinking of finally launching that startup in this year? You’d be in for a ride even if the next 12 months weren’t shaping up to be as change-filled as it appears they might. …