This quick and easy vintage pancakes recipe comes from 1950s Australian Women’s Weekly cookbook.
Fan fact: This vintage recipe was one of the three recipes in the Nestle’s advertisement published in the cookbook.
To make these light and delicious pancakes you will need
4 oz flour
1/4 teaspoon salt …
New York City life bustles outside — car horns, an occasional shout, the general urban hum. But inside the apartment, a soothing opposite — gentle Chinese music plays as painter Xiaoping Chen sits with legs folded on top of each other in effortless full lotus, emanating tranquility like a still pond.
“Being artists, we can only…
First, East met West and chinoiserie was born. Then, a certain cabinet found its way to the philanthropist and designer, Ann Getty. The rest is history.
What does one gift a woman who has everything? Over 30 years ago, John Paul Getty, the American petroleum magnate, gave Ann Getty, his daughter-in-law, an exquisite cabinet in the…
By Evan Mantyk, president of the Society of Classical Poets and a high school English teacher in Upstate New York.
A Quick Sonnet Guide.
A traditional sonnet should have…
Rhyming. The most common is the Shakespearean rhyme scheme: ABAB CDCD EFEF GG. These 14 letters represent the sonnet’s 14 lines and the same…
Shakshuka dates back to the beginning of the 16th century and is still popular to this day. You’ll find it served in virtually every restaurant and home across Israel. To make this dish, eggs are poached in a sauce of tomatoes, olive oil, peppers, onion, garlic, and spiced with a shakshuka blend.
“People in Israel usually…
Great episode to watch with kids and learn about world's history in an entertaining and heartfelt way.
The Great Antiques Map of Britain is a family-friendly TV show. Join its host Tim Wonnacott as he meets locals with their precious antiques which help tell the story of this historic city at the Bristol Harbour Festival, UK.
By Harold Speed
We've covered why one should be moved by the expression of form in Drawing. Now, i t is necessary to say something about Vision, if we are to have any grasp of the idea of form.
What is Vision in Drawing
An act of vision is not so simple a matter as the student…
By Harold Speed
"Art is the expression of the invisible by means of the visible"
—Eugène Fromentin, a French painter and writer (24 Oct 1820 - 27 Aug 1876).
Beautiful things seem to put us in correspondence with a world the harmonies of which are more perfect, and bring a deeper peace than this imperfect life seems…
Good fresh baked bread is always hard to find and if found it’s almost always on the pricy side. So why not save money and do it yourself? This way you can add whatever toppings you want; you can make it sweet with cranberries or savory with bacon and cheddar. You can add…
It's the perfect time for an apple pie! Well, actually anytime is a good for a pie. Especially this dutch apple pie. It uses graham crackers for the crust! Personally I think apples and graham crackers are an amazing combo; Ah, and whipped cream on the top. Before I get off topic let's get started…