Natali Gak

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This Is What Life In Syria Is Like After Four Years Of War

As the country’s brutal civil war enters its fifth year, more than half of the population have fled their homes and life expectancy has fallen by 20 years. BuzzFeed News spoke to three Syrians about what everyday life is like in such a hellish situation.<p>From the outside, it’s almost impossible to …

17 Bread Recipes to Bake Your Way to Yeasty, Chewy Goodness

These 17 homemade breads are impressive, delicious, and (bonus!) will make your whole house smell great.<p><b>Nothing makes us feel quite as accomplished</b> as a homemade loaf of bread fresh out of the oven. From pillowy, salt-topped Parker House rolls to the ultimate sandwich loaf, here are 11 ways to …

Hamburger Helper: Ideas for Weeknight Dinners with Ground Meat

Ground meat can be a weeknight dinner lifesaver—here's how to cook ground beef, pork, lamb, chicken, and turkey without a recipe.<p>Some say that boneless, skinless chicken breasts are the darling of weeknight dinners. And while that may be true, we can't help but harbor a fondness for a less-touted …

Using a 10-Stop Neutral Density Filter for Daytime Long Exposure Photos

Photographer Josh Cripps of Professional Photography Tips made this short and sweet introductory tutorial on how you can use 10-stop neutral density …

Kurdish Mysticism on the Cliffs - Photographs and text by M Mehdi Fazelbeygi | LensCulture

Hawrāmān (Persian: اورامان‎) is a mountainous region located within the provinces of Kurdistan and Kermanshah in western Iran and in north-eastern Iraq within Iraq's Kurdistan Region. The inhabitants of Hawraman are Kurdish people and Hawraman is widely known for its unique arrangement of cities …

The foodie traveller … tucks in to a free dinner in Paris

There are three bars you can go to in Paris where you can eat your fill for the price of a drink. And at one, live music is on the menu too<p>Here’s a secret not many people know: there’s a trio of Parisian bars at which customers can dine well for the price of a pint. All you have to do is order a …

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All About Parsley and 8 Green Sauces to Use It In

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: Get sauced on St. Patrick’s Day -- with parsley, not green beer.</i><p>Few things are more depressing than an all-you-can-eat buffet: It's where food goes to die. Diners are unwitting …

25 Recipes Starring Beer, So You Can Consume More Beer

You'll need two brewskis for these recipes: One for the pot, and one to quench your thirst.<p><b>Who doesn't like a good brew?</b> We love the stuff so much, we found 25 great ways to put it in our food—from beer-battered onion rings to chocolate truffles.

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