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10 Off The Beaten Path Eco Tourist Destinations

Shares 835<p>In these tweet-fueled, info-overloaded times, it’s amazing that some things still take their time rising to the surface. In the world of …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

Better Homes and Gardens: DIY, Renovation, Gardening & Recipes

How to make a wooden planter

Step 1<p>Mark and cut all the pieces of timber to the correct lengths, cutting the ends as squarely as possible for a smooth finish. Using a 3mm drill …

Animal A to Z Poster Illustrations by Build

Animal A to Z Alphabet Prints.<p>Graphic design studio Build has created this series of lovely illustrated A to Z animal prints. The cute animals are …

Graphic Design

Skillet Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Mac and Cheese

Fontina and White Cheddar Skillet Brussels Bacon Mac.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 8, 2013 92<p>I figured it was time to eat some bacon. I mean it’s been a …

Europe's 10 Coziest Mountain Villages

As winter approaches, the first blankets of snow are falling on the great mountains of Europe and the continent's enchanting mountain towns are gearing up for a new season of visitors eager to hit the slopes or take in the unique local culture that these mountain regions seem to inspire. While …

European Travel

Vegan Black Bean and Squash Chili Recipe

<b>Note:</b> If you're a chili-head like me, you can go for the whole can of chipotles, but as it is, it's still got some kick. Use vegan cheese to make this dish 100% vegan.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 tablespoons olive oil1 small butternut squash, peeled and cubed (about 2 cups)Kosher salt and …

Delicious, Nutritious, Cruciferous: Roasted Cauliflower!

A tasty, no-nonsense vegetable makes for a tasty, no-nonsense main<p><i>Hallelujah, the weekend is in sight, and you need a no-brainer dinner tonight. Quick Main Thursday has you covered.</i><p>We’re thinking of a vegetable. It’s easy to cook. It’s delicious and perfect for wintertime. It rhymes with …

Food

12 Brussels Sprout Recipes for Thanksgiving

Few foods have experienced as dramatic a transformation as Brussels sprouts—for years they were maligned as being mushy and smelly, but these days you can barely find a hip restaurant that <i>doesn't</i> serve them. It's easy to see why: when cooked correctly, these little brassicas have a wonderfully …

Steamed Dumplings With Shiitake Mushrooms in Sichuan Soup Recipe

Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. Never miss a recipe again by following @SeriousRecipes on Twitter!<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients24 small Chinese dumplings, fresh or frozen1 tablespoon canola oil4 ounces shiitake mushrooms, ends removed, caps …

Brussels Sprouts Salad with Apples + Crispy Prosciutto Recipe on Food52

<b>Serves: 4</b><p>4 ounces sliced prosciutto (6 to 8 slices)<br>• 1/2 pound Brussels sprouts, halved lengthwise and thinly sliced crosswise (2 cups)<br>• 2 apples, thinly sliced<br>• 1/2 cup chopped golden raisins<br>• 2 teaspoons mustard seeds, toasted if desired<br>• 2 teaspoons red-wine vinegar<br>• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• Kosher salt and …

Brussels Sprouts

Warm Artichoke-Olive Dip

10 Servings<p>November 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 8-ounce package frozen artichoke hearts, thawed<p>3/4 cup (packed) fresh basil leaves plus additional (for garnish)<p>1 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese<p>3/4 cup green-olive tapenade<p>1 5.2-ounce garlic-and-herb cheese (such as Boursin)<p>Assorted sliced crusty …

Bread

Thanksgiving Recipe: Sage & Onion Bread Dressing (Stuffing)

Preheat the oven to 225°F. Spread the bread cubes on a large baking sheet and bake for 90 minutes or until quite crisp, stirring every half hour.<p>Heat …

How To Make A Delicious Kale-Quinoa Bowl In 20 Minutes

This is going to save your soul, over and over.<p><b>My mom first made this food52 recipe for me when I was home from my freshman year of college. I had been living mostly off pretzels, cookies, and cheap alcohol. It tasted like real food! I've made it more times than I can count, but with a few</b> …

Feta Cheese

Nutty Quinoa Salmon Burgers Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> [I have put this into my "Test Kitchen" collection because I intend to re-test it for the purpose of including metric volume and/or mass measures, as applicable.) Three superfoods join forces here in these tasty burgers. We like them wrapped in freshly cooked phulka roti, but they're …

Seafood

Food and Drink - Recipes, Inspiration | HuffPost

Skinny Quinoa Tabouli

Paula added to quinoa from The SkinnyIngredients:• 1 c quinoa, rinsed and drained (will yield 3 cups cooked)<br>• 2 c water<br>• 1 t kosher salt, more to taste if …

Tomatoes

Fresh Basil Pesto… the perfect prescription to doctor up pasta, grilled chicken or salmon, or as a dip!

Our basil and parsley have been growing out of control. Okay, that’s sort of an exaggeration. But it has been doing quite well since we planted the …

Grilling: Smoked Lamb Barbacoa

I've had Kenji's beef barbacoa recipe on a running "must-make" list ever since he posted it back in April. The reality of my limited time—between working my day job and developing grilling recipes for this column—means that non-grilled dishes often fall to the wayside. But my desire for a taste of …

Crispy Kale, Brussels Sprouts, and Potato Hash Recipe

Fall flavors come together in this super quick and easy vegetarian hash made with kale, brussels sprouts, and crispy Yukon gold potatoes.<p><b>Read more: Crispy Kale, Brussels Sprouts, and Potato Hash</b><p>Ingredients3/4 pound Yukon gold potatoes, cut into 3/4-inch chunksKosher salt and freshly ground black …

How To Roast a Whole Head of Garlic in the Oven

<b>Heat the oven to 400°F:</b> Set a rack in the middle position.<p><b>Peel (most of) the paper off the garlic:</b> Use your fingers to peel away all the loose, …

Crispy Black Bean Quinoa Burritos

<i>Crispy Black Bean Quinoa Burritos with Creamy Avocado Yogurt Dip are the perfect weeknight meal!</i><p>What’s for dinner? Don’t you wish you always knew the …

Food

Winter Roasted Kale Salad Recipe

I know, I’ve made a lot of kale lately. It’s my vegetable of choice this time of year, especially when the internet <i>(and even my kitchen, a little …

Sweet Potato Hash Recipe with Creamy Avocado Sauce

Shares 67.8K<p><i>This sweet potato hash pops with color and flavor, thanks to a creamy avocado sauce. Thanks to California Avocados for sponsoring this</i> …

Oatmeal raisin quinoa breakfast cookies

<i>Easy, 5 ingredient breakfast cookies made with oats, quinoa and raisins.</i><p>Let’s use the word “cookie” loosely today. Because I’m calling these cookies …

Rosemary Hasselback Potatoes - Cooking With Ruthie

Rosemary Hasselback Potatoes are fun way to dress a good ole Yukon Gold Potato. Ummm… Delicious too 🙂<p>Rosemary Hasselback Potatoes<p>Prep time<p>15 …

Clams with Linguini, Garlic, and Tomatoes Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Try to get similarly-sized clams, as different sizes will alter the cooking time for them to open. Smaller ones are preferable, as they'll open faster, ensuring the pasta won't overcook. For anyone with dietary concerns, try to find a gluten-free pasta or use a whole wheat or alternative …

Raw Kale Salad with Roasted Garlic Dressing Recipe

From the EatingWell Kitchen<p>Using a whole head of sweet roasted garlic creates an irresistible garlic salad dressing that gets “massaged” into raw …

Food