THE DAY’S FEATURES BLOGS


SPILLING THE BEANS

Inching toward a plant-based, whole grain life.

On Valentine's Day, say it with quinoa

The basket included lemon quinoa muffins that were so delicious that I decided to recreate them, as well as the romance.

For a really super bowl, start with Cincinnati Sans Carne

This vegetarian take on a traditional, spicy Cincinnati Chili uses mushrooms instead of meat, and spaghetti squash instead of spaghetti.





TUNED IN

Marisa Nadolny and Kathleen Edgecomb compare notes on their favorite television shows.

‘Downton Abbey’ podcast: Lord G. sure knows how to end a debate

If you watched Sunday’s episode of “Downton Abbey,” you know it doesn’t need a lot of introduction.

'Downton Abbey' podcast: Finally, the Mr. Mason matter is settled

Podcast takes up the latest happenings at "Downton Abbey."


The Bowie effect

To be perfectly honest, I never bought any David Bowie albums. I didn’t have to.

The deity Steven Wilson hits NYC behind "Hand. Cannot. Erase."

Steven Wilson talks with Rick Koster about his stunning new album



POP BLOG

Popular Culture.

March Madness in TV-land thanks to Amazon, AMC and FX

TV blogger Marisa Nadolny reports on what shows are streaming at her house.



JUST LISTEN

The Day's music writers share their playlists.

Oscars watch (or listen): Sometimes the music tells the story better than, say, Ryan O'Neal can

Since films are sounds and motion, sometimes the use of some great music does the trick just fine for story-telling.