Raechel Benson

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The Week in Review: Flip to the Year Ahead

Inside Flipboard / December 27, 2013<p>In Japan, where I was born and raised, New Year’s is the most important holiday. Planning your resolutions …

Talkin' 'Bout A (Vegan) Revolution

Unlike most good ideas, I decided to go vegan overnight. Over lunch, actually, 1:00 p.m. fast approaching my office desk, realizing I was on the …

6 Dos and Don'ts for First-Time Vegans

You may have heard that Jay Z is going vegan for most of December. If you're interested in trying it yourself, perhaps as a pre-holiday cleanse, …

Associated Press News

Vegan: Sopes with Refried Beans and Salsa Verde

<b>Note:</b> For the 32 days between February 1st and March 4th, I'm adopting a completely vegan lifestyle. Every weekday I'll be updating my progress with a diary entry and a recipe. For past posts, check here!<p>More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>The most …

10 Delicious Slow-Cooked Vegan Dishes

Crockpots are often viewed as the domain of meat-heavy winter dishes—but did you know you can slow cook some fantastic vegan dishes for those cold …

Vegan, Gluten-Free Chocolate Pie

My favorite kind of dessert is the one that requires minimal baking. That’s really what inspired this <b>Vegan Chocolate Pie</b>. It’s easy to make, super …

6 Essential Kitchen Tools for Vegan and Raw Cuisine

You don't have to pack your cabinets with tons of tools to create dishes mirroring those of the best vegan and raw food chef's. With just a few core …

Kitchens

Vegan Hoppin' John

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Want some good luck in 2014? Make a pot of Hoppin' John.</i><p>Hoppin’ John is a traditional Southern New Year’s dish; they say that eating it on January 1st will bring you …

Tomatoes

Vegan Kale Smoothie

<b>Vegan Kale Smoothie</b>. I’ve been on a kale kick. I love vegetables and kale is no exception. It’s wonderful hot or cold, stir fried, steamed or chopped …

Veg on the High Seas

8<p>SHARES<p><b>SET SAIL: Don't miss VT's spectacular giveaway! Enter to win a cabin for two with the Holistic Holiday at Sea, and you could spend March 2–9</b> …

Mushrooms

Vegan Cream of Broccoli Soup

<i>You can make this creamy, ridiculously easy, vegan broccoli soup two ways, curry spiced or savory.</i><p>For someone who has such definite opinions about …

The Find: Vegan Bags

0<p>SHARES<p>Matt & Nat Trench Bag in Ivy<p>Veganism seems to be growing ever popular these days, and just as there is greater interest in making healthy and …

Vegan

Vegan Mushroom Gravy Recipe

My family celebrated Thanksgiving two days late this year. On the Saturday after Thanksgiving, my parents arrived early in the day to watch their …

Carrot Scramble

Nutrition IQ: Sweet Potatoes vs. Carrots

If a beta-carotene contest were held, sweet potatoes and carrots would tie for first place. But beyond that, which of these veggies wins an overall …

Pea & Vinegar Soup

Ok before you say anything- yes it is meant to be that colour, that's what the delicious malt vinegar does to this beautiful soup. <br>Now since I grew …

Starfruit and How to Use It

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: We’re a little starstruck -- over fruit.</i><p>Starfruit's real name? Carambola. When sliced, it resembles a star -- and thus, the fruit's more common name, starfruit. The entire fruit …

Seasonal Food

Chicago's 10 Hottest Bar Openings of 2013

A full cart of produce at the Saturday Santa Monica farmer's market is a beautiful thing.

Mix things up with all that extended holiday eating before #NYE with this insane beet + bean veggie burger: http://thekitc.hn/164Zd48

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 10 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

Top 10

Playful Book Sculptures Transform Their Environment

Madrid-based Spanish artist Alicia Martn first caught our eye with her incredible sculpture, titled <i>Biografas</i>, that looked like a haphazard parade of books flooding through the side of a building. Taking a look through her portfolio, it's easy to see that this artist has a keen eye for configuring …

Art

Compact Home Designed for Breathtaking Views of the Alps

Overlooking some of the best mountain views in Austria, this 45-square-meter house designed by Peter Jungmann is a fully-furnished and functional home set on a hillside in the village of Nussdorf just outside of Vienna. Playfully taking its name from a combination of the words ‘UFO' and ‘Vogel,' …

Architecture

A Modern Multiunit Prefab Prototype in Vancouver

A Vancouver architect maxes out a commercial lot to create a multiunit prefab tower that takes smart urban planning as seriously as good design.<p>Oliver Lang has always been something of a renegade. The German-born architect never settled into the idea of the high-rise condo nor of the conventional, …

Architecture