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Dive Into Western Australia With Leah Kennedy

« Salt in Western Australia has become an environmental issue as a result of over clearing of native vegetation for agricultural purposes », says Leah Kennedy. The Australian photographer decided to jump into a Cessna 210 « which has no wing struts and retractable landing gear » to take this marvelous series called «...

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Crispy Roasted Chickpeas

It’s no secret I’m a fan of chickpeas – they’re a great addition to soups, stews, salads, sandwiches, you name it. Not only are they a good vegetarian protein source, but they can also bump up the texture in a dish. If you’ve been reading the blog for a while, though, you know that I’m not a fan of mushy food....

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Matcha Amaretti Cookies

My favorite soft and chewy amaretti cookies with added matcha green tea powder for a unique flavor and striking color. This recipe is proving to be quite the versatile cookie, lending itself to endless iterations, including this virescent matcha variation that is, like the original, naturally gluten and dairy free!...

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45 Amazing Found Snaps of the 1964 New York World’s Fair

The 1964/1965 New York World's Fair held over 140 pavilions, 110 restaurants, for 80 nations (hosted by 37), 24 US states, and over 45 corporations to build exhibits or attractions at Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, NY.The fair is noted as a showcase of mid-20th-century American culture and technology. The nascent Space...

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20 Best Classic American Sedans and Hard Tops From the 1960s

Before those big SUVs, luxury trucks, minivans and muscle cars, the symbol of the American car industry were full-size sedans. For decades four-door sedans or hardtops were the most popular cars in America. In fact, every car manufacturer produced models in this category. Even today, four-doors are popular on the market...

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Watch Every Dunk From the 2019 NBA All-Star Dunk Contest

Last night, the NBA Dunk Contest aired with participants Miles Bridges of the Hornets, John Collins from the Hawks, Thunder's Hamidou Diallo and Knicks player Dennis Smith Jr. all taking center stage for one of the All-Star weekend's biggest spectacles.
Creativity for dunks has improved nowadays, thanks to players getting...

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Turmeric Cashews

Turmeric Cashews tossed with cayenne, nori, and sesame. Inspired by The Good Gut written by Stanford researchers Justin and Erica Sonnenburg. Keep your microbiota happy.
Continue reading Turmeric Cashews on 101 Cookbooks

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Awesome Pie Creations by Lauren Ko

Lauren Ko is a Seattle-based pastry artist specializing in the design of original and colorful pies. Close to perfection and really symmetrical, her creations inspire gourmands, and have been published by major magazines. The artist is inspired by the textile motifs but also architecture that surrounds her, in order to...