This great book Eat Your Vegetables ($17) was named as one of the best cookbooks of last year by The Boston Globe, The Atlantic and NPR's "Here and Now"! This is a fab collection of both vegan and vegetarian recipes for singles, those veggie lovers living in carnivorous households, couples seeking creative sides and anyone hankering after some plant based, smaller portion recipes. These all come courtesy of Joe Yonan, the must loved editor of The Washington Post and the author of Serve Yourself. Most people at some time will have faced the frustrations of trying to plan, shop and cook wonderfully tasty vegetarian and vegan meals for one, two or a small group. This a fab volume that should be on the shelf of every kitchen.
If I were ever going to buy a pickup, it would be something exactly like the Kahn Design Land Rover Defender 90 Pick Up ($43,000).This beauty started off as a 2011 Chelsea Wide Track with just 28,930 miles on it. Then Kahn did what only Kahn can do. They made it badass.Kahn's customizations include a full body kit, an X-lander front grille, stainless steel hood and fender vents, and a full bumper replacement.Underneath you have a set of 8.5" X 16" 1939 Defend Retro Dish wheels wrapped in 275/55/20 tires, which make this Kahn look like it could take any incline.RELATED: LAND ROVER DEFENDER XS90 X KAHN DESIGNOn the inside, the seats have been replaced with Sport GTB seats in premium quilted leather. While the instrument console, door panels, and specific interior trim are all wrapped in premium Alcantara leatherNow under the hood, you get a 2.4-liter TDCI 4-banger that will get you about 122 horses, but at a very nice torque.If you have a defender, Kahn will even customize it for you allowing you to pick the specific components you want in your package.[gallery type="rectangular" link="file" size="full" ids="17902,17901,17900,17899,17896,17897,17898"]
House Of Cash($13) is a previously unseen glimpse into the life and the inspirations of the original Man in Black, Mr Johnny Cash. Told by the one person in the position to do so; his son and namesake John Carter Cash. This collection of previously unseen photos, lyrics, notes, art and recollections straight from the Cash family archives, this book paints the picture of the Johnny Cash only his family and friends knew, fascinating.
Nike has just made it much easier to step out in style this winter. The Nike Air Force 1 Duckboot in "Dark Loden" & "Anthracite" ($170) was made to keep you dry in the sloppiest of weather. The boot features a water-shield technology to protect your feet from the elements. A soft, insulated lining keeps you warm in colder conditions, while aggressive lugs on the outsole help keep your footing on slippery surfaces. Keep your sneaker game in check even in the worst conditions this winter with the Nike Air Force 1 Duckboots. The Dark Loden are pictured above, check out the Anthracite after the break.
Some of us barely have the patience to watch a full T.V. show. Imagine the dedication it would take to build a home for 55 years. This is how long it took to build Jim Olson's Cabin Retreat ($TBA). The home started as a 14 sq. Ft. cabin and was transformed over years into a stunning retreat. Starting when he was just 18, Jim carefully layered features year after year incorporating past additions seamlessly. Each layer revealing the cabin's history. Features include steel columns, floor-to-ceiling windows, and fir flooring. The flooring extends from the interior rooms to the outside decking, seamlessly connecting the interior and the exterior. Check out Jim's website for other beautiful works of art.
Stand out, look good and play great - what more can you ask from a shoe. Kevin Durants Nike KD VI ($130) is definitely a show stopper in the looks department but it also has some of the most up to date technology available from Nike to take your game to the next level. The thin upper uses Nikes Flywire tech and features their Nike Zoom in the front and the Max Air in the heel. With these two techs you get that lock down feeling and impact protection when driving to the hole. And if you're not digging on the colors you can use Nike's customization website to come up with your own colorway.