The Climate-Friendly Vegetable You Ought to Eat

PORTLAND, Me. — It was a sharp, windy March day, but the gray water of Casco Bay glimmered green in the sun. On his lobster boat, the Pull N’ Pray, Justin Papkee scanned the surface of the ocean, searching for his buoys. But he wasn’t looking for lobster traps. Mr. Papkee was farming, not fishing: His…

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A Taste of Seaweed

Seaweed Butter A compound butter that combines seaweed, cultured butter and sea salt, this is wonderful melted over boiled potatoes, stirred into pasta or rice, dolloped over roasted vegetables, chicken and especially seafood. I love it smeared on warm bread and topped with smoked salmon. Bordier makes a fine one, imported from Brittany in northwestern…

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How to Capture the Perfect First Look

The “first look” has become a special part of many weddings. This is when brides and grooms see each other just before the ceremony, typically in full, formal attire. A recent survey by the Knot found that 44 percent of American couples who married in 2017 did a first look, with a majority of them…

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Skin Deep: Are You Ready for Drive-Thru Botox?

Image Alchemy 43, newly opened in the Flatiron district.CreditJeenah Moon for The New York Times There’s nothing secretive about getting Botox and fillers at Ject in the West Village. The three-month-old injectable beauty bar has a glass front with its name hand-painted in 23-karat gold. Treatment spaces are separated only by curtains. There’s a photo…

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9 Outfits That Incorporate Summer’s Biggest Trends

Tyler Joe You may be ready to hit the ground running in little white dresses and basket bags, but there’s admittedly more to summer dressing than cosplaying Anne of Green Gables. This season it’s all about color and experimentation, and thankfully the streets are offering valuable inspiration. We scoured fashion week photos and found 9…

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Medical News Today: Obesity may put young people at risk of anxiety, depression

Researchers have recently examined the link between mental health conditions and obesity in over 12,000 children and teenagers. The results show that obesity raises the risk of anxiety and depression, which is something that physicians and healthcare professionals should be «vigilant about.» Obesity raised anxiety and depression risk by 33% among young boys. According to…

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These Five Cuisines Are Easier on the Planet

Can I eat well without wrecking the planet? As a climate reporter and personal chef to a growing, ravenous child, I think about this question a lot. Is there a cuisine somewhere in the world that is healthy both for us and for the planet we live on? And if one exists, would we even…

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