Irina Rak

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The Village of the Mermaids

In 1942, the Surrealist painter Paul Delvaux painted a seaside fantasy scene called The Village of the Mermaids. The foreground shows several women …

Raspberry Lemon Cream Cheese Cupcakes

Almond Joy Candy Bars

Buttermilk Magic Cake

A lovely, layered dessert known as a “magic cake” has been pipping up on blogs all over the place lately. The cake is a dessert which magically turns …

My Mom's Cinnamon Rolls

When mother's day rolls around, I always feel a little stressed about how I'm going to honor my mom. She's an amazing person. If you're in her line …

Tiramisu Brownies Recipe

[pinit]<br>Although my parents divorced when I was a freshman in high school, my brother and I are incredibly fortunate in the fact that they’ve always …

'Ask Reddit' Or Sociopath Quiz Question?

1. Which do you find more exciting during a storm — the lightning or the thunder?<p>2. Would you be able to live alone if you were the last person on …

How the Quebecois came to love poutine

Declared one of Canada’s best inventions, the mess of chips, curd cheese and gravy is a deeply rooted culinary tradition that can span from the classic to the avant-garde.<p>The day began eight hours earlier in Europe, under the light drizzle of Switzerland’s rain. As the plane began its descent into …

Essential Questions for Every Traveler to Ask to Learn About a New Destination

Surely one of the reasons we get off the couch and head abroad is because we have questions that must be answered. Or, at the very least the desire …

Perfect Summer Road Trip: Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Perched at the tip of Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Island is the jewel of Canada’s Atlantic coast. Its array of natural assets, the main draw. Massive …

50 free things to do in London: part one – central

Royal Festival Hall<p>This hulking presence on the South Bank was built for the 1951 Festival of Britain. Sixty years on, it's still at the forefront of …

"Greek" Lamb with Orzo

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"Greek" Lamb with Orzo Recipe on Food52

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10 Classic Desserts for Any Season

We're all about seasonal eating around here -- and for good reason. Eating seasonally means you get to savor flavors at their best, and appreciate the ones that won't be around for long. However, as good as a rhubarb pie is in the spring, sometimes you just feel like a plain old brownie. And that's …

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8 of the world’s most moving spoken word pieces

The intensity of its physical expression. Snatching words from memory the split second before they swing and hang in the room in front of you. The …

Is Elon Musk's tube travel at 4,000 mph a pipe dream or the next big thing?

Traveling across the country or the world via any modern mode of transportation is a time-consuming affair. It can also be really annoying with the …

Here comes the first of Turkey travel warnings, post-protests

UK’s Foreign Office has warned Britons to avoid areas where violent protests are ongoing across Turkey, including the centre of Istanbul, where …

23 Movies That Will Make You Want To Travel

As does people-watching, and the adrenaline boost of things that are hard for me — like getting lost — and making myself understood in another culture and language.<p>Movies set in foreign backdrops can trigger that "need more" feeling.<p>I asked Matadorians what movies make them think of spinning out of …

12 Easy Steps to a Perfect Pitch

Sociologist James Hughes said, "The art of communication is the language of leadership." Nowhere is this more crucial than for individuals pitching …

Sweet & Spicy Quinoa Hash Recipe

Whip up this atypical breakfast dish from your quinoa dinner leftovers<p>If you're the type of person who feels sick when she eats too early, the culprit likely doesn't have to do with the clock—it's that you're eating the wrong things. If typical breakfast options don't do it for you, try a less …

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Stuffed Piquillo Peppers Recipe

A Spanish tapas-style plate made from a simple pantry staple<p>When California girl Erin Ridley visited Madrid on vacation, she fell as hard for the country's less-is-more food philosophy as she did for the Spanish man she eventually married. Now living in that city, she chronicles her enthusiasm for …

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Warm Borlotti Bean & Arugula Salad Recipe

Nuttier than pinto beans, borlotti beans make this Italian dish especially tasty<p>Italians know how to make simple, delicious cooking seem effortless, and that's the philosophy that Rachel Roddy, who blogs at Rachel Eats (racheleats.wordpress.com), follows. While it's not unusual to find her computer …

Spicy Chicken Salad Recipe

This tasty lunch is delicious and satisifying—and under 300 calories<p>This tasty lunch is delicious and satisifying—and under 300 calories<p>The key to crafting the perfect lunch: Make it delicious, and packed with protein, so you feel full for longer (and don't fall victim to a sugar crash …

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Mu Shu Jackfruit Lettuce Wraps

Excuse the short introduction to this recipe, but I’m packing my bags and heading to Portland, Oregon, to hobnob with the vegan and famous at Vida …

Chickpea Energy Salad

This is a re-set salad. No matter how you've been eating the rest of the day, it'll get you right back on track and give you a burst of afternoon …

Roasted Eggplant with Goat Cheese, Tahini, and Pine Nuts

Heat oven to 425°. Place eggplant in a single layer on a parchment paper-lined baking sheet. Combine oil and paprika in a bowl, brush about 2 tbsp. …

Baby Bok Choy with Ground Chicken Stir Fry • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p><b>What you’ll learn:</b><p>Simple, 15 minute stir fry recipe for baby bok choy<br>• Use any ground meat (chicken, pork, turkey, beef)<br>• Step by step video<p>This …

Arabic Style Baked Chicken With Dried Plums and Herbs

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2013 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>The Arabic cuisine is mainly a combination of Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, and …