Merrick Haji-Sheikh

196 Flips | 3 Magazines | 6 Likes | 1 Following | @MerrickHaji6f33 | Keep up with Merrick Haji-Sheikh 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 “Merrick Haji-Sheikh”

17 Vegetarian Grilling Recipes That Aren’t a Frozen Veggie Burger

Meat is always the star of the barbecue. But we think that’s unfair—fresh veggies (and fruits) work perfectly on the grill, too. Instead of resigning …

Healthy Eating

Different shades of shadow

This graphic is perhaps more complex than first meets the eye. The Sun glows hot to the left, illuminating the Earth's surface. The side facing away …

Nutrition to Reverse High Blood Pressure

Keeping your blood pressure at a normal level is key to maintaining good health. If you happen to have high blood pressure, also known as …

I spend $25 a week on groceries — here's what I buy and what I skip

You can't eat healthy on a budget, they said; McDonald's has a dollar menu, they said.<p>Dear 'They': I do eat a healthy, plant-based diet on a strict budget, and I prefer to feel, well, not how McDonald's makes me feel. If I can spend $25 a week on groceries and feel good doing it, so can you.<p>One …

Personal Finance

9 Healthy Bakes Every Chocolate-Lover Needs to Try

Chocolate gets a bad rep for being sugar-laden and nutrient deficient. However, just because there are unhealthy options available, doesn't mean …

Latke Making 101: How-To Tips For Making Perfect Potato Pancakes

If you don't fry food regularly, it can be a daunting task—especially if you're serving up once-a-year holiday fare that you want to get just right. …

These Easy, Cheesy Garlic Rolls Are Ready in 20 Minutes

There's something so satisfying about tearing into a basket of rolls, still warm from the oven, before dinner at a restaurant. Well, guess what? You …

Biscuits

Thelonious Monk: Les Liaisons Dangereuses 1960

<i>Et tu</i>, Thelonious? We've come to expect new discoveries from the vaults, annually or more often, by Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Bill Evans, and …

What the Heck Are Heat Pumps?

What the heck is a heat pump? Many of us try to stay up to speed on the latest and greatest clean energy technology. We’ve replaced our old …

This Condiment Is Sweet, Spicy, Garlicky and Just Ridiculously Good

We finally got the recipe for Bad Saint's palapa, and our food will never taste the same.<p>Step inside Washington DC’s Bad Saint, and you will be treated to the kind of welcoming hospitality that usually only exists in people’s homes. Despite an LA-worthy line that forms outside the restaurant every …

Condiments

Birthday Cake Mochi Ice Cream Recipe You Can Make in the Microwave

Step 1<p>Add water to a glass bowl. Place a strainer over the bowl and drop the jam into the strainer. Push the jam through the strainer into the …

Zealandia: Scientists Set to Drill Into Long-Lost Continent to Uncover Its Secrets

In February, scientists announced that there is an eighth continent submerged beneath the ocean, and its name is Zealandia. In a paper published by …

Having A Party? Wow Your Guests With These Deviled Eggs Four Different Ways

Because variety is the spice of life.<p>View this post on Facebook<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>12 eggs<p>½ cup mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon mustard<p>1 tablespoon relish<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>1 teaspoon pepper<p>Paprika, for garnish<p>Parsley, for garnish<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. Place the eggs in a pot and fill with cold water until the eggs are just …

Eggs

5 unusual recipes to try on the barbecue | Features

Why not expand your grilling repertoire beyond the basic burgers and bangers, and have a go at barbecuing something a little less obvious?<p>There’s not …

Astronomy

The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipe for tamarind and spinach dal

Ask any Indian, from a bin man to a Bollywood actress, what their favourite food is, and they will most likely say their mother’s dal. It’s the ultimate comfort dish: a true taste of home, and the Indian equivalent of the British Sunday roast. There are as many ways of cooking dal as there are …

Tamarind

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

It's Official: Time Crystals Are a New State of Matter, And Now We Can Create Them

Peer-review has spoken.<p>Earlier this year, physicists had put together a blueprint for how to make and measure time crystals - a bizarre state of …

Sallys Baking Addiction Iced Lemon Pound Cake - Sallys Baking Addiction

Iced Lemon Pound Cake<p>Bake my lemon strawberry crumb bars next.<p>It’s that time of the year again.<p>And I’m not referring to all the healthy eating we’ve …

The 30 Most Intriguing Musicians of 2017

The contemporary pop music world can sound mighty bland. Only a few of the musicians featured here are famous, but each has the potential to shake up …

New Albums

Mesentery: New organ discovered inside human body by scientists (and now there are 79 of them)

A new organ has been discovered hiding in plain sight inside the human body.<p>Known as the mesentery, it was previously thought to be just a few …

Photos: Top 20 new species of animals and plants of 2016

Many of these new species are already on the brink of extinction, threatened by poaching, illegal wildlife trade, habitat destruction and …

Zoology

The 37 Best Overlooked Albums of 2016

The best stuff you probably missed because you were too busy tweeting about B*yoncé.<p>For whatever reason, some albums get less critical love than others. Chalk it up to a lack of hype, less visibility, or lazy promotional efforts. Whatever the cause, some records are bound to get swept under the rug …

Albums

How to make Chapati or Roti - Great for Curry! | Indian Recipes | #CookwithAnisa #recipeoftheday

How to make Chapati . Lots of girls ask about this one, maybe to impress the future Husband or Mother in Law lol! Traditional staple food in the Indian kitchen.<p>The Indian Chapati is a must have for most Indian food, cooking or curry.<p>With a bit of practice its really easy to master, and I will show …

The protein-packed vegan snack that this triathlon-loving chef swears by

Most athletes wrap up their training sessions with a bite that’s quick and protein-heavy—but not necessarily worthy of a spot on their Instagram feed.<p>…

Boulevardier VSOP Cocktail Recipe

Ingredients<p>1 ounce whiskey<br>• 1/2 ounce cognac (any kind will do)<br>• 3/4 ounce Campari<br>• 3/4 ounce sweet vermouth<br>• lemon peel garnish<p>Instructions<p>In a pint glass, …

Cognac

Orange Cinnamon Whisky Smash

Shares 2K<p>Guys it’s cocktail time! And we are talking about this Orange Cinnamon Whisky Smash. If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you would …

9 vegan Thanksgiving appetizers to prove to your family that you don't just eat leaves

Thanksgiving is a time of giving, spending time with friends and family, and catching up on all the things you missed when you were busy with your …

An award-winning home with a fresh perspective

Although the so-called<p>Dutch Mountainis this architect firm's first project, it is anything but elementary! This award-winning and widely published …