Archives for the Date August 23rd, 2010

Chickpeas and Chorizo

From Recipes

I know this dish probably doesn’t look like much. It’s lumpy and kind of monotone (my wife charitably commented, once I’d put it into bowls, that “it looks kind of like pr…

Living in 182 Square Feet in Seattle

Inspired by boats — but an airplane interiors engineering for Boeing during the day — Seattle resident Steve Sauer has made the most of his 182-square-foot home. The Seattle Times shows us how Steve combined custom furniture and hacks with o…

Urban Planners Make You Fat

Georgian London, with green squares everywhere

April recently wrote Bike-Happy, Ped-Friendly Cities Less Obese, but how do they get that way? George Monbiot writes that “We are, to a surprising extent, what the built environment makes us,” quoting a …