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Our Side of the Story: South Sudan

Our Side of the Story: South Sudan – An Exhibition by Mike Mellia.<p>Photographer Mike Mellia teamed up with supermodel Nykhor Paul and some other …
















Apricot Salsa Quesadillas - Izy Hossack

So I came home from school early today, and it was lunch time plus I’d woken up at 6 to write some super scary biology essay about antibiotic …

Broccoli Quesadillas

Watch the video for this recipe:<p>For everybody who love broccoli or for those who want to include it in their diet this is one great way to prepare …

Thai Style Roasted Cauliflower Steaks {Guest Post From The Pig & Quill}

<i>Today we’re lucky ducks! My friend Em from The Pig & Quill is in the house, bringing her usual humor and cooking us up some fancy looking veggie</i> …

greek alphabet stoup - Eat, Live, Run

Happy Friday, friends!<p>Let me introduce you to my good pal, Stoup.<p>Stoup is thicker than a regular ol’ soup, but thinner than stew. Because of that, …


Overnight Steel Cut Oats

It’s SO COLD in PA this winter. We turn our heat down at night and it’s always cold downstairs in the morning. Cold cereal just doesn’t cut it on …

Meatless Monday: Sweet Corn & Black Bean Salad

Happy Meatless Monday! This week’s recipe was one of those recipes that just got thrown together with whatever was lying around the kitchen. The …

Maple Quinoa Granola Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A recipe forged from all those crunchy blogs I follow using coconut products and raw stuff (sigh), this granola hits the sweet spot for me. And the crispy, light, toasty, chunky spots. Quinoa lends lovely textural pop, not to mention protein and aw-shucks beauty. And all the flavors …

Toasted Almond and Coconut Quinoa Porridge Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Take the chill off of autumn mornings with this creamy, rich, and sweet bowl of quinoa porridge. Nutrition nerds, take note: this dish is rich in fiber and complete protein! —Gena Hamshaw<p><b>Serves: 4</b><b><br>Prep time: 5 min</b><b><br>Cook time: 35 min</b><p>1/2 cup Slivered almonds<br>• 1 cup Dried quinoa<br>• 1 cup Water<br>• 1 …

Quinoa and Mango Salad with Lemony

<b>Author Notes:</b> This salad has its roots in a salsa. Trader Joe's used to carry a mango-black bean salsa that I thought was the best on the planet; I used to eat it right from the jar. They stopped making it for a while, and that's when I began improvising and making it myself. At one point it hit …

How to Make Quinoa Salad Without A Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: How to make any quinoa salad, using whatever ingredients you like, in 5 steps flat.</i><p>This is my secret weapon …

10 Dresses You Need for Any Party

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The Best Makeup Looks from Spring 2014

Heres to springing forwardwith an edge.<p>If spring makeup evokes visions of petal pink gloss, rosy cheeks, and shimmery eyes, allow yourself to reconsider. This season, the trends were bolder, sexier, and (dare we say?) surprisingly easy to pull-off. Here's to springing forward…with an edge.

Make Seed Bead Hair Clips in Under 5 Minutes

Seriously, string seed beads on thread, knot to a bobby pin and you’ve just made yourself a colorful hair accessory in less that 5 minutes! They’re pretty perfect for festival season, don’t ya think?<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>multicolored seed beads ( 1 set )<br>• snap clip or barrette ( 1 )<br>• Needle ( 1 …

How to dress: the Properly Off-Duty wardrobe

Many of us don't really have separate work and leisure wardrobes any more. I know I don't. I have clothes pitched at various degrees of snazziness that might come into play on a Tuesday or a Saturday, depending on what the day holds. There are the clothes I wear because I am aiming to look …

The 30 Most Perfect Pairs of Spring Flats. Period.

After the long, long wait, it’s official: spring is HERE! And to celebrate the change of season, we’re turning our gaze toward our shoe collection and saying “out with the old” (buh-bye salt-stained shoes!) and “in with the new”: THE perfect springy flats. From souped up smoking slippers to …