Joan Hier

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The 8 Best Hut-to-Hut Ski Touring Trips in the U.S.

If you’re a backcountry skiing, snowshoeing, or splitboarding enthusiast, there’s nothing better than several days away from civilization with a …

Make These Easy Crispy Tofu Spring Rolls With Peanut-Tamarind Sauce

I don't know why I don't serve spring rolls more often at home. They're inexpensive, typically easy to prepare, and have that same DIY-at-the-table appeal that the taco nights of my youth did, but with flavors that are a little more sophisticated than premixed taco seasoning and jarred salsa.* The …

Curries

Mushroom Broth is the New Bone Broth

Move over, bone broth. According to a new trend report, 2016 is all about mushroom broth.<p>Bone broth had a big year in 2015. The simple soup base, …

Flavors

Most Popular Recipes of 2015

Here are your favorite recipes from 2015.<p>We couldn’t choose our favorite recipes of 2015, so we left if up to you. Here, the top 15 recipes <i>Food & …

Cooking

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

From ice palaces in Canada to underwater rooms in Africa, we've come up with 50 of the world's most incredible hotels that will take any vacation to the next level.<p>Here's our ultimate bucket list of 50 hotels everyone should stay in at least once in their lives.<p><i>Did we miss your dream hotel? Let us</i> …

Southern Ocean

Vegetarian Thanksgiving Recipes For The Perfect Meat-Free Feast

Thanksgiving often feels like it's focused around the turkey, what with all the talk about thawing and brining, but that leaves out vegetarians and vegans from enjoying the feast, which is contrary to the very spirit of the holiday. Luckily, what Thanksgiving is <i>really</i> about is the side dishes, …

Cooking

Three Lesser-Known Vancouver Parks You Should See

A selection of must-see Vancouver greenspace that doesn't begin with ‘Stanley.’<p>Often described as the jewel in Vancouver’s crown, Stanley Park—at …

Sea Level

BEFORE & AFTER: An LA Home Brought To Life By Color

Designer Lucie Ayres reinvents a Los Angeles home by drawing influence from all over the world<p>Designer Lucie Ayres reinvents a Los Angeles home by drawing influence from all over the world

Interior Design

The Best Movies & TV to Watch on Netflix in February

It's a new month, and that means a new batch of movies just hit our favorite streaming site. Peruse the best, plus, see the 9 best fashion documentaries on Netflix.<p><b>1) King Arthur (2004)</b><p>The classic legend comes to life, this time taking place during the Roman Empire rather than Medieval times.<p><b>2)</b> …

8 Wildcard Winning Recipes

<i>Every Monday and Wednesday, we announce a new Wildcard Winner. It's a recipe that may not have won -- or even been entered in -- a contest, but that we know, love, and can't keep to ourselves. Every other Saturday, we'll review our most recent favorites.</i><p><i>Thanks to our community, we've got four more</i> …

Fast, Easy, Fresh: 4 Weeknight Dinners to Make in February

Crowd-pleasing sausages, spicy blistered edamame, and the easiest risotto to add to your weeknight dinner roster.<p><b>When you're strapped for time</b> but still craving fast, easy, fresh meals, turn to one of our new favorite quick-comfort dinners made for busy weeknights. Our favorite? A hands-off risotto …

Cooking

Use The Whole Vegetable: Waste Less, Discover Recipes You Never Knew Existed

Food waste is a huge problem, and that's an understatement. According to World Bank estimates, up to one third of the food produced worldwide is thrown away. The proportions get worse in the United States, where Americans throw away almost half of their food. All this is going on while about 49 …

Cooking

The 88 movies we're most excited about in 2015

Think 2014 was a good year for film? Think again. This year is shaping up to be one of the classics. Here’s what’s on our radar. (Why 88? Here’s why)<p>• What to watch this spring in the UK • Nine key Aussie releases • Week in geek on the year ahead in superhero movies • Are previews redundant?<p>Here, …

Mad Max

List Of Netflix Movies About To Expire Is Truly Tragic

Photo: Courtesy of Propaganda Films.<p>If you're still straggling to rejoin the real world until after the new year and are not sure how to spend your …

A sauce for smoked salmon beyond chives and sour cream

<b>Dear Lynne,</b><p><b>We need a sauce for smoked salmon for a fancy dinner. Any thoughts beyond sour cream and chives?</b><p><b>–Robert in St. Paul</b><p>Dear Robert,<p>I am …

Seafood

The 10 Greatest Books Ever, According to 125 Top Authors (Download Them for Free)

Earlier this month, we highlighted The 10 Greatest Films of All Time According to 846 Film Critics. Featuring films by Hitchcock, Kubrick, Welles and …

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

Stone Age

NPR Music's 100 Favorite Songs Of 2013

What do you have to do, as a song, to win our hearts? You have to sink in. You have to stop someone dead in her tracks. You need to cause that man to act a fool. Scrunch a nose, tense a shoulder, drop an ass.<p>We compile our 100 Favorite Songs much like we do the work on our 50 Favorite Albums list, …