Curiosity for cooking is often fueled by
travel. Even if your trip entails trekking through the pages of a book, the
introduction to new worlds is revelatory—and, often, gustatory. Cooking can take
you to many countries, through unknown languages, exotic ingredients, and
foreign flavors. When I don’t have the opportunity to jump on a plane, I simply
put on an apron.
Many of these recipes will be new to you.
The hunt for ingredients should be part of the fun. As with travel, I encourage
you to explore them with an open mind and an adventurous spirit.
In Australia, home designs tend to emphasize outdoor living
space. Designer Lorena Gaxiola’s alfresco courtyard is an ideal location for
year-round entertaining, with plenty of seating, including this custom outdoor
lounge by Brown Jordan, allowing Gaxiola and her guests to gather in style
It’s hard to sustain a healthy lifestyle
when facing the flood of food-focused events that fill your social calendar this
time of year. Between your neighbor’s cocktail party and your family’s annual
New Year’s Eve dinner, temptations are as plentiful this season as mistletoe and
broadcasts of It’s a Wonderful Life.
But you don’t have to dread the holidays or
view them as a free pass to forget your healthful eating goals entirely
Over the past six months, the Greater Vancouverhousing market has seen a reduction in the number of homes listed for sale, a gradual moderationin home prices and a decrease in property sales compared to historical averages.The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales ofdetached, attached and apartment properties reached 1,686 on the region’s Multiple ListingService® (MLS®) in November, a 28.6 per cent decline compared to the 2,360 sales inNovember 2011 and a 12.7 per cent decline compared to the 1,931 home sales in
It was a simple invitation. Steve Morgan and
his wife, Didi, were invited by some of their close friends to take advantage of
their gorgeous vacation home on Jumby Bay, a Rosewood Resort two miles off the
coast of Antigua in the Caribbean. Though the 300-acre private island was an
eight-hour flight from the Morgans’ home in northern England, they took their
friends up on their offer.
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