Kiana Otsuka

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7 Eco-Travel Tips for Earth Day and Every Day!

<i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Robert Firpo-Cappiello of Budget Travel.</i><p>Smart travelers, rejoice! You already know that the best vacations aren't just about you, right? That seeing the world brings a new appreciation for that world, and a natural desire to leave it a better place? Well, …

Living in: Cities of the future

Showcasing the cutting edge of urban planning, these five metropolises may help determine the way we will live, now and in decades beyond.<p>Although they may all look very different, the cities of the future share a new way of doing things, from sustainable buildings to walkable streets to …

Urban Design

Vegetarian Bibimbap - Korean Rice with Vegetables And Kochujang - Recipe

<i>Vegetarian Bibimbap</i><p>Considering that I’ve posted a fair number of Korean recipes over the years, it seems odd that I’ve never written down <b>my favorite</b> …

What Do I Do with Miso?

When my dad was a teenager, he spent two years living in Japan, fully immersed in the local culture. Luckily for me, the culinary traditions made a …

Food

Black Bean-Quinoa Burgers

Here's a delicious veggie burger you can whip up from scratch. Any steak seasoning (which is just a combination of herbs and spices) will work to …

Food

What Do I Do with Quinoa?

5<p>SHARES<p>I can still remember the day I learned that quinoa is actually pronounced “KEEN-wah” and not, as I’d been calling it for an embarrassingly …

Southwest Rice and Bean Salad

1. Cook sushi rice in 3 to 4 qt. water 14 to 15 minutes, or until tender.<p>2. Meanwhile, toss pinto beans with 1 Tbs. lime juice in large bowl. Add …

Recipes

Kale and Quinoa Salad with Black Beans Recipe

I’ve always said that I could eat soup year-round, but this summer, eating anything warmer than body temperature makes me want to rip off all my …

Kale Fried Rice for One - Infinitely Adaptable Recipe

<i>Kale Fried Rice for One</i><p>This is the kind of thing I make for myself when I’m the only one around or the only one hungry. It only works with leftover …