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Marijuana Goes Industrial in California

SALINAS, Calif. — This vast and fertile valley is often called the salad bowl of the nation for the countless heads of lettuce growing across its floor. Now California’s marijuana industry is laying claim to a new slogan for the valley: America’s cannabis bucket.<p>After years of marijuana being …

Raf Simons' Luxurious Textile Is Produced in This Danish Factory

Photographer Alastair Philip Wiper offers a glimpse of a Kvadrat textile factory.<p>Leading European textile manufacturer Kvadrat produces highly engineered contemporary fabrics for the likes of Raf Simons and Peter Saville. Recently, British photographer Alastair Philip Wiper, who specializes in …

Meet pinole, the protein-packed superfood that could be the next quinoa

For years, quinoa has been <i>the</i> ancient superfood of choice among everyone from endurance athletes to health-conscious home cooks. And what’s not to …

Say goodbye to kale: the superfood trends for 2017 - and five new ingredients to watch

According to Mintel’s 2017 global food and drink report, plant-based diets are set to explode into the mainstream this year, which makes sense, given that veganism has grown a staggering 360 per cent in the last decade. But never mind growing your own, they’re going to get extremely hi-tech. …

The Easiest, Most Delicious Protein Bars You Can Make Yourself

It's safe to say not all protein bars are created equal. While a popular go-to for athletes and individuals with demanding, active lifestyles, the …

Protein

Stop Waiting for Your Billion-Dollar Idea and Do This Instead

Conventional wisdom says that if entrepreneurs want to be successful they should strive to create breakthrough tech products in new and huge …

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How to Create a Business Plan Step by Step<p><i>by Jerry Anderson</i><p>A business plan is a road map that helps navigate a company to success. It describes all …

A guide to marijuana microdosing: How tiny hits could be the future of weed

Given the tumultuous and traumatic past few days, anyone would be forgiven for rolling up something large and potent for the weekend. However, a new …

Cannabis

You’ll never guess the secret ingredient in this dreamy, superfood-packed dessert

<i>Each week we spotlight a healthy-delish recipe that’s truly genius (and easy to make) from someone who’s wowed us in the food world. We’re talking</i> …

What’s Causing Income Inequality In America? Government Policies That Help The Rich

When politicians consistently favor employers over workers, things get unequal very fast.<p>Politics, not money, have caused the rise in U.S. income inequality since the end of the 1970s. A new study from Ohio State University found that, from the ’80s onwards, presidential administrations have …

Pharma and alcohol companies have been quietly bankrolling the opposition to legal marijuana, raising questions about threats to market share<p>Marijuana legalization will unleash misery on Arizona, according to a wave of television ads that started rolling out across the state last month. Replete …

Cannabis

39 logo fonts everyone should know

Typography can make or break the design of a logo. The right logo font can amplify the impact of your logo (and brand), while the wrong font could be …

Why Being A City Geek Is So Cool Today

Once the unsung workhorse of cities, infrastructure is now a lifestyle trend. Can it actually help cities?<p>Earlier this year, Pentagram partner Marina Willer and a cadre of her colleagues roamed London’s streets on a search for the city’s most beautiful manhole covers. Yes, manhole covers: those …

A short history of white people rigging elections

If Trump supporters really loved law and order, they wouldn’t be going around calling the election “rigged.”<p>Three weeks before Election Day, a major party presidential candidate is openly questioning the legitimacy of the results, saying there’s a conspiracy to steal the election from him. And it’s …

Rights & Freedoms

Why Craft Liquor Is the Next Big Thing

The U.S. spirits industry is finally seeing a “craft” movement take hold across bars and retail outlets in a way that could mirror the success craft …

'80s generator gives your words a neon retro tribute

Back in the '80s, music videos, opening TV titles and movie credits shared a similar design aesthetic with Tron-like grid backgrounds and glowing neon logos.<p>You can now add that fluorescent and futuristic feel to anything you write with the new logo-generating tool called Retro Wave, from the free …

Design

The South Must Confront Its Whitewashed History of Racial Cleansing

Since I was a child I’d heard the legend, usually told by another school-boy in the backseat of the bus. It was a kind of tall tale, about how “a …

How Graphic Designer Louise Fili Creates Timeless Logos

“I think of a logo as a typographic portrait,” she says.<p>On Sundays, designer Louise Fili likes to venture into her Manhattan office, pull out her visual diaries–albums of perfume labels, orange wrappers, photographs of street signs, she’s been making for decades–and immerse herself in the world of …

Logo Design: Creative Stages.

Logos are perhaps as vital and crucial for marketing success of a brand or company as appearance is important for the first meeting with a client or …

Graphic Design

I read the 87-year-old book recommended by Elon Musk, and my favorite chapter reveals the dark side of innovation and adventure

The book spotlights a dirty dozen of historical characters who rebelled against convention in some form (with occasionally disastrous results). Bolitho's renderings of this rogue's gallery of figures is historically problematic in parts, but it still makes for an interesting read — one that reveals …

The Best Outdoor Activities in Los Angeles

Unlike most parts of the country, where recreational activities are dictated by the thermometer, in Los Angeles, there is no such seasonal limitation. Thus, it should come as no surprise that the place whose climate renders it SUP-able in February is, at times, the subject of every outdoor …

Vegan, Gluten-Free Pumpkin Spice Ice Cream

Did you know there was once a molasses flood in Boston? A five-story high molasses tank exploded on an unusually hot day in 1919 and surged through the North End, destroying a fire station and leaving a path of sticky destruction in its wake. Some say that when the weather is really warm, you can …

GF Chipwich: Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Sandwiches ⋆ Great gluten free recipes for every occasion.

Welcome back to <b>D.I.Y. Fridays</b>, <b></b>an occasional blog series where we D.I.Y. a basic (sometimes naturally gluten free) recipe (like today’s recipe for …

Rhubarb and Gin Sorbet with Rose Cream Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This dessert is simple to put together, but tastes surprisingly complex. It is cool and tart, floral and herbal, creamy and sweet, all in one. If you don't like the idea of flowers in your food, feel free to leave the cream off. The sorbet is delicious as is. —Yossy Arefi<p><b>Food52 …

Recipes

White Chocolate Raspberry Swirl Ice Cream

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> About 1½ quarts<p><b>Prep:</b><p>45 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>12 hours<p>A wonderfully creamy white chocolate ice cream with a raspberry …

Dessert

Frozen Brownie Sundae

5<p>5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 16 to 20 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>6 hours<p>A layer of fudgy brownies topped with vanilla ice cream, …

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Fresh Ricotta Ice Cream Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I often dream of the first time I had ricotta gelato from Grom in Florence, Italy. I was in gelato nirvana. Over the years, I've tried a number of recipes in an attempt to experience that feeling at home. Even the recipe from Ici in California that gets rave reviews did not do it for …

Recipes

Sesame Ice Cream with Orange-Blossom Caramel

8 Servings<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Orange-Blossom Caramel Sauce<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon honey<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>6 tablespoons heavy cream<p>1 teaspoon orange-flower water<p>Ice Cream<p>3/4 cup sesame seeds<p>2 cups heavy cream<p>1 cup half-and-half<p>1 cup whole milk<p>1 cup sugar, divided<p>Pinch of kosher salt<p>8 large …

Coconut-Coffee Ice Cream with Cinnamon-Almond Crunch

Reviews (0)<p>Rate This!<p>Makes: 8 servings<br>• Serving Size: 1/2 cup<br>• Makes: 4 1/2 cups<br>• Prep: 35 mins<br>• Chill: 4 hrs to 24 hrs<br>• Freeze: Per manufacturer's …

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