Deanna Pinzon

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Top Things to Do in Japan

When it comes to the top things to do in Japan, including Kyoto, Tokyo and beyond, most travelers have a list of major sights, shrines, parks, gardens, restaurants, museums, or neighborhoods to explore. But for many, Japan's unique culture is an attraction unto itself and simply being immersed into …

Ireland's 10 Best Attractions

<i>Photo Courtesy MorganPaar/myBudgetTravel. Article by the Editors of Budget Travel.</i><p>Whether you're headed to the Emerald Isle any time soon or simply window-shopping, we've rounded up 10 of the best attractions Ireland has to offer, from natural wonders on the Atlantic coast to Dublin's literary …

Ireland

A perfect day in Trastevere, Rome's favourite neighbourhood

You’ve thrown coins into the Trevi Fountain and marvelled at the Colosseum – what next? Take a trip across the Tiber river to Trastevere, a charming medieval neighbourhood with a fiery temperament. A stroll around Trastevere, a formerly working-class district with a heady nightlife, will take you …

Why boredom could be deadly on the long trip to Mars

Forget the deadly radiation, a seven-month trip to Mars is going to be very very boring. At least that's what worrying researchers in the NASA-funded Hawaii Space Exploration Analog and Simulation (HI-SEAS) project. According to the <i>New York Times</i>, boredom's effect on human brain activity is largely …

Weekly Wrap Up + Rope Shelves DIY Project

I’ve had rope on the brain all day, so it was perfect timing when I heard from the team at One Kings Lane. Their special projects editor Megan Pflug …

39 Salads To Make On The Grill

Vegetables deserve grill marks, too.

The Cheese-Lover’s Guide to France (with Map!)

"Each sort of cheese reveals a pasture of a different green, under a different sky," writes Italo Calvino. I like to think of his words as I curl my …

France

A Day in My Diet: Vegetarian Chef Sarah Britton

The healthy food blogger took a snapshot of every bite that passed her lips.<p>As a holistic nutritionist and vegetarian chef, Sarah Britton creates …

Sunday Supper: Grilled Halibut with Spicy Red Onion Relish, Avocados, Asparagus and Chipotle Vinaigrette

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>Thick, flaky halibut fillets are a great choice for the grill, especially when accompanied by grilled limes, avocados, and asparagus, the latter two …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

White supremacy, meet black rage

<b>Defense attorneys Don West (L), and Mark O'Mara address the media following George Zimmerman's not guilty verdict (Reuters)</b><p>How does black life come to have value in a white supremacist system, where the rules only apply to us?<p>Brittney Cooper<p>July 14, 2013 2:30pm (UTC)<p>Yesterday, six women in the …

The Secret To Finland's Success With Schools, Moms, Kids — And Everything

My cousin's husband gets 36 vacation days per year, not including holidays. If he wants, he can leave his job for a brief hiatus and come back to a guaranteed position months later.<p>Tuition at his daughter's university is free, though she took out a small loan for living expenses. Its interest rate …

U.S. Mayors to Obama: Quit Cracking Down on Marijuana

How elite universities are killing the American dream

The American Dream isn’t dead. It’s just moved to Denmark.<p>Now, we like to think of ourselves as a classless society, but it isn’t true today. As the Brookings Institution has pointed out, America has turned into a place Horatio Alger would scarcely recognize: we have more inequality and less …

College & University

6 Homemade Vegan Energy Bars

The perfect post-workout snack to help you stay full and energized for hours, even on your busiest days<p>If you're stuck somewhere and need a …

Vegan Pesto: Yes, You Can

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog</i> <i>Choosing Raw</i> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Yes, you can make vegan pesto. Just grab yourself some nutritional yeast, and you'll be a believer.</i><p>In my home, the advent of summer is always marked by an abundance of …

How to make Coconut Cream Whipped Cream

Whipped cream is the perfect finishing touch for many desserts. Light and creamy, it can provide a good contrast for intensely flavored desserts, …

A Lesson in Juicing Recipe

So, I quite like my juicer(!), and I love the possibilities it lends to expanding my overall ingredient/culinary palette. Fresh juice is invigorating …

HOW TO: Bake Vegan Deep-Dish Cookie Pie

If you love the chewy center of chocolate chip cookies best, you'll love this gooey, chocolatey deep-dish cookie pie. Thick as a brownie with all the …

The Vegan Experience, a Retrospective: All 28 of Kenji's Vegan Recipes

GalleryThe Vegan Experience, a Retrospective: All 28 of Kenji's Vegan Recipes<p>Kenji's monthlong Vegan Experience has come to an end. Over the course of that animal-product-free month, he shared many vegan recipes with us. And whether you're vegan or not, you have to admit, these soups, sandwiches, …

{How to} Raise chickens

Dan and I sometimes fantasize about living in a rustic home in the canyons with a yard full of chickens. Our recent bird-filled trip to Sonoma …

Homemade Extracts

Hi guys! As you can probably tell Jenny and I are way into Christmas and love giving homemade gifts as presents. We already shared with you a cute …

Ana White | $10 Cedar Raised Garden Beds - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: Tamila<p>Handmade by: …

Vegetable Growing Guide

<b>Days to Harvest:</b> A newly planted asparagus patch should not be harvested for its first year -- it needs this time to become established in the garden. The second year, you can harvest selectively over a two-week period. The third year, harvest over four weeks. The fourth year and beyond, you may …

Gardening

Homemade Laundry Detergent Recipe - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

Backyard chickens are all the rage right now and laundry detergent is totally next on he list, in my opinion. I see it being made left and right. I …

DIY Burt’s Bees Style Lip Balm Recipe – 8¢ Per Tube

DIY Burt’s Bees Style Lip Balm Recipe – 8¢ Per TubeIf you know me at all, you know that I don’t leave the house without Burt’s Bees lip balm. In …

Coconut

How To Turn Your Backyard into a Four-Season Farm

According to Jack Algiere, the Vegetable Farm Manager at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, turning your garden into a four-season farm is …

The Perfect Ice Cream Sandwich ⋆ Handmade Charlotte

Whether served at a party or enjoyed as a cool treat on a hot summer day, it simply doesn’t get any better than an ice cream sandwich. But before you …