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30 Ways to Eat All of the Quinoa!

Yes, it is entirely acceptable to eat quinoa for every meal—these recipes are proof (there are cookies).<p>This little seed is super versatile. Simmer it with coconut milk for breakfast or pack it into a veggie burger for dinner—with this collection of recipes, it's impossible to get bored of quinoa.

Healthy Eating

Fig Keplers Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe grew out of a need to satisfy cravings for my favorite childhood cookie. I knew that if I went to the store and simply bought a package of Fig Newtons, I would probably be disappointed, as taste memories always seem to be more vibrant than the food they were inspired by. …

Dessert

How To Make Puff Pastry Cheese Straws

<b>Preheat the oven to 375°F.</b> Line two baking sheets with parchment and set aside.<p><b>Dust the counter with 1/4 cup of cheese.</b><p><b>Unfold or unroll 1 sheet of</b> …

The Très DIY Hotel Henriette in Paris (Starting at $97 a Night)

Every room at the Hotel Henriette, recently overhauled by Paris designer-turned-hotelier Vanessa Scoffier, is a lesson in the transformative powers …

Next-to-No-Cost Decorating: At Home with Two Amsterdam Creatives

Illustrator Maartje van den Noort and furniture designer Ruben van der Scheer have the haute-bohemian touch. Just about everything in their serene …

Find a Firm

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Where to find the Algarve's best beaches

The coast of the Algarve in southern Portugal is a seemingly endless series of some of Europe’s finest beaches. They are seriously spectacular stretches of sand: the climate and atmosphere are Mediterranean, but this is the Atlantic so good waves and watersports are available alongside more sedate, …

A perfect weekend in Barcelona

Two days in Barcelona can only ever be a teaser of what it has to offer, so bear in mind that this a subjective grab-bag of highlights, spanning ancient and modern and packaged into a geographically convenient, eminently walkable, weekend tour. It is also all-weather, but in high summer you might …

Bon Appétit: 13 Favorite French Dining Rooms from the Remodelista Archives

The dining room may be increasingly obsolete in some parts, but it still reigns in France. Here are 13 standouts, some farmhouse-inspired, some …

DIY: Giant Origami Cranes as Holiday Decor

A few days ago, when the two creative 10-year-olds who live next door came home with a giant paper swan, it immediately gave me an idea: paper cranes …

11 Best Industrial-Style Black Sconces for the Kitchen

Better known in just about every other room, sconces work wonders in the kitchen. From Jacobsen to Jielde, here are our picks for the best black …

Rehab Diary, Part 4: A Small House Overhaul in London, Lessons Learned

<i>Isabel and George Blunden are now happily ensconced with their three-month-old daughter in their fully remodeled Victorian railway cottage in</i> …

South West London

A Short Stack of Perfect Pancake Recipes

Matt Armendariz, 2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved<p>PANCAKE BREAKFAST CASSEROLE Food Network Kitchen Food Network Butter, Flour, …

A Compact Apartment in London by a Craft-Oriented Architect

The two-level, 639-square-foot flat in a Victorian row house in Hermon Hill, London, had been stripped of its original detail and was a blank slate …

The 18 greatest cities for a winter break

Blueberry Oat Pancakes with Maple Yogurt Recipe - Health

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine oats, cottage cheese, eggs, and vanilla in a blender or food processor. Process until smooth. Gently stir in …

10 Tips for Traveling Light (And Looking Like You Didn't)

At Vayable, we're huge fans of the benefits of carry-on -- no extra luggage fees, no losing luggage and greater flexibility for last-minute changes in plans. And as carry-on devotees, we've mastered the art of traveling light, without compromising on the essentials that provide us an ideal …

Vote for the Best Bedroom in the Remodelista Considered Design Awards: Amateur Category

Our judges have selected the finalists, now you choose the winners. Vote for the finalists in each of 17 Considered Design Awards categories, on …

Tag: DIY

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>The New Rusticity: 11 DIY Ways to Use Branches …

LA-Style Dining in London, Sunshine Included

Inspired by California beach cafes, Alexander Evangelou and James Waterworth of London design firm Alexander Waterworth Interiors bring their own …

Small-Space Solution: Live/Work Furniture from Hirashima in Japan

More often than not, I’m pulling my laptop into bed to finish up work at night (and I know I’m not alone)–so why not combine a desk with a bed? Or a …

Quinoa with Tomato, Basil, and Mozzarella

I have fallen in love with quinoa over the past year or so, which is approximately 4 billion years after the rest of America fell in love with it, …

10 Spring Pastas

Seeing the vibrant splashes of green on our plates and in our bowls each year is more than just a small joy — it's a chance to embrace the season's bounty in any way we can. Here, we're revisiting 10 pasta dishes that make way for the bright and the green. Pasta: Shed your wintry bologneses and …

Getting to London's airports: the best options for Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton

Heathrow Express staff have voted to go on strike from 3am on April 29 over planned job cuts. While a spokesman for the firm said it had a "robust contingency plan" that would allow it to run "regular" trains during the 48-hour walk-out, passengers using the airport service are likely to face some …

England

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

In pictures: how London’s skyline will look in 20 years – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 5:30 pm, January 29, 2014 in News<p>We often wonder how London’s skyline will look in 20 years’ time and now architectural rendering studio …

Budget hotel chains in London

Take a look at these budget hotel brands, which have multiple locations in London, offering some of the best, cheapest hotels in London. Finding a …

20 predictions for the future of London – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:30 pm, January 17, 2014 in Fun London, Maps, News, Transport<p>© Adam Simpson<p>Shimmering skyscrapers, newfangled ways to get to work, …