Maru is back with kitty friend Hana and both are being adorable, of course. (They are on the nice, warm top of an ofuro/bathtub cover).
Maru, the awesome cat from Japan, is back with kitten friend Hana. What’s more fun to watch than two cats playing?
Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 to 3 leeks (about 1 pound), white and light green parts, halved and thinly sliced 1 to 2 pounds Yukon gold potatoes, coarsely chopped 6 to 8 cups water, vegetable or chicken stock Salt and pepper, to taste Heavy cream, yogurt, or coconut milk Minced parsley or chives […]
Ingredients: 2 1/2 to 3 pounds sweet potatoes 2 cans coconut milk 2 cups chicken stock or vegetable broth 1 teaspoon sea salt 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper Instructions: Peel the sweet potatoes and cut into 1-inch cubes. Steam the potatoes until fork tender. Transfer potatoes into a large pot; add coconut milk and chicken […]
Swimming with green sea turtles in east Africa.
Ingredients 1 fresh or frozen banana, peeled and cut into bite-sized chunks 1 cup frozen or fresh blueberries 6 ounces kefir 1 tablespoon ground flax seeds or chia seeds 1 teaspoon honey, or to taste 1/2 cup ice cubes (optional) 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley Instructions: Puree all ingredients in a blender. Pour […]
A Saudi woman who dared to drive There’s no actual law against women driving in Saudi Arabia. But it’s forbidden. Two years ago, Manal al-Sharif decided to encourage women to drive by doing so — and filming herself for YouTube. Hear her story of what happened next.
Parsnip Fries Ingredients: 2 pounds small or medium parsnips 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder Salt and pepper, to taste Ketchup, ranch dressing or BBQ sauce, for serving Instructions: Preheat oven to 425° Peel parsnips and cut into matchsticks about 1/4-inch thick. Do not […]
More kitty cuteness for your viewing pleasure.
Once almost extinct, the California condor soars once more – thanks to an ambitious rescue program.