Sandra Dixon

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Sweet Potato, Carrot & Red Lentil Soup

She woke me up and crawled up close to me. Lift my arm and put it around her. She was silent for 10 seconds, completely still, but I could hear her …

Dig In: Cozy Vegetarian Winter Soups

Healthy Eating Tips | Summer Tomato - Upgrade Your Healthstyle

by <b>Darya Rose</b> | May 11, 2018<p>Welcome to Friday’s For The Love of Food, Summer Tomato’s weekly link roundup.<p><b>This week Michael Pollan talks shrooms, fish</b> …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

Magnolia Bakery's Fresh Strawberry Pie Recipe

They might be best known for their cupcakes, but Magnolia Bakery's other desserts are just as delicious. Here, Bobbie Lloyd, president and chief baking officer, reveals the recipe for this sweet treat featured at the 2011 Kitchen of the Year.<p><b>YIELDS One 9-inch Pie</b><p><b>Ingredients for the Crust</b><p>1 1/3 cups …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

Sweet Potato Gnocchi - Flourish

As the song and psalm go, there is a time to every purpose under heaven. Today I’m thinking there is a time to every dish and dinner as well, but the …

Vegan Cream of Curry Mushroom Soup Recipe | Cookin' Canuck

<i>This vegan mushroom soup recipe has the enticing texture of fresh mushrooms and a layer of flavor from a touch of curry. Only 101 calories and 2</i> …

homemade dulce de leche

Guess what, guys?! This weekend, we’re going to make dulce de leche. Or maybe cajeta. Or maybe both.<p>Step away from the cupboard; I don’t mean like …

The Best Mirrorless Cameras to Buy Right Now

Epson introduced the world to the first mirrorless digital camera, the R-D1, in 2004, and photographers weren’t sure what to make of it. But in the …

Peaceful Photography from Hungary

Adam Dobrovits is a photographer from Hungary and his photos are so beautiful and extremely peaceful. This may be a different view of Hungary that …

Alex Saberi - Photographer of the Week

He’s a photographer for National Geographic yet his photos are unlike any other wildlife photographers I’ve seen because of his beautiful combination …

5 Uncommon Snow Photography Tips That Can Transform Your Winter Scenes

“In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality."—Alfred Stieglitz  

<i>“In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality."—Alfred Stieglitz</i><p>It is one thing to have an idea, and quite another to realize it. The artist Lori Nix sees the world her own way. In fact, she constructs it. These images may look like post-apocalyptic, photoshopped phantasms, but they are each painstakingly and time-consumingly made, with each diorama taking up to 7 months to complete.<p>By shooting these handcrafted sets with an 8 x 10 camera, Nix is able to …

How to Choose the Right Color Palette for your Home

Nothing is as personal as color. Choosing a color palette is both the most important part and yet the most daunting part for many when it comes to …

Cordcutter gift guide: Best TV streaming boxes for Canada

Apple<p>Best streaming media player: Apple TV (Third Generation)<p>I’m not going to lie to you: There’s more sophisticated streaming media hardware out there, and we’re going to talk about it later in this guide. But here’s the thing: When you plug a streaming device into your television, you expect it …

How to Make a Portrait of a Stranger in 8 Easy Steps

How to Make a Portrait of a Stranger in 8 Easy Steps - get over the fear of photographing strangers with Valerie Jardin's easy to follow steps.

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

10 Tips for Taking More Interesting Photos

The end of one year and the beginning of another is always a time for reflection, and for many people a time to make New Year’s resolutions about …

How to Photograph Snowflakes—With a Really Cheap Camera

A morning tip for today. And probably tomorrow, too.<p><b>Somehow,</b> Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov, whose Flickr is well worth your time, takes absolutely beautiful of snowflakes, a subject notoriously hard to capture. And he does it with a two-hundred-buck auto-zoom camera. Meaning that, yep, with a …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

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