Quarto Cooks
Quarto Cooks

Dill & Spinach Curry

Add a pop of color to your meal with this delicious Dill and Spinach Curry from Mira Manek's Saffron Soul. This vegan-friendly dish not only packs a flavor punch, it's full of incredible health benefits too. Suva ne bhaji nu shaak - Read More

Biologist Robert Clark and geologist James Wordie in their cabin, “Auld Reekie.” Photo: Frank Hurley/Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge
Quarto Explores
Quarto Explores

Aboard the Endurance: An Expedition in Ice

In the words of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton, the ambitious 1914 attempt to trek across Antarctica from the Atlantic to the Pacific was defined by “high adventure, strenuous days, lonely nights, unique experiences, and, above all, Read More

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Quarto Creates
Quarto Creates

3 Art Projects to Relax, Refresh, and Refocus

There's something about making art that is both calming and inspiring. It allows you to clear your mind and let your imagination run wild. These 3 art projects from Drawing Calm will help you relax, refresh, and refocus. Dream House Read More

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Quarto Cooks
Quarto Cooks

Quick Keto Tuna Poke Bowl

This keto and paleo-friendly tuna poke bowl from Quick Keto Meals in 30 Minutes or Less is fast and easy. Serve it up as a healthy lunch or a light summertime dinner. Here’s my take on a popular Hawaiian summertime staple. The dish Read More

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Quarto Creates
Quarto Creates

11 DIY Gifts for Mom

Having a tough time finding the perfect gift for Mom? Handmade gifts are always a good way to go, and these ones are sure to surprise and delight! DIY Gold Leaf Clock Granny Square Tablet Cover DIY Painted Mug Set Dazzled Read More

The berm in the background forms the walls of the basin. A rain garden survives on water runoff from the berm and from rainwater captured in the basin. / Water-Smart Gardening
Quarto Homes
Quarto Homes

How to Make a Rain Garden

As Diana Maranhao explains in Water-Smart Gardening, we are (slowly but surely) becoming wiser about preserving and protecting our water resources. The underlying goal of creating a water-smart landscape is creating healthy environments in Read More

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Quarto Creates
Quarto Creates

5 Essential Tools for On-the-Go Art

You should be able to create amazing art whenever the inspiration strikes! Anywhere, Anytime Art: Crayon has all the tips and tricks to making art on-the-go, like this list of essential portable tools. To create the art and ideas in Read More

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Quarto Explores
Quarto Explores

Tremendous Triceratops

When it comes to skeletons, dinosaurs are history’s champs. Andrew Kirk takes a look at some of the skeletons these creatures left behind—and what they’ve taught us—in his book, Skeletons: The Extraordinary Form & Function of Read More

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Quarto Drives
Quarto Drives

The Real Story on the Colorful Cars of Cuba

With the recent opening up of relations with Cuba, attention has turned to the mysterious island nation. For car guys a visit there would be a dream-like trip back in time. Following the 1959 revolution the country was cut off from all Read More

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Quarto Cooks
Quarto Cooks

Kentucky Derby Biscuits with Mimosa Fried Chicken

The menu is an essential part of hosting the perfect Kentucky Derby party. These Cathead Biscuits with Mimosa Fried Chicken from Biscuit Head are sure to be star of your menu. Add some coleslaw and a poached egg and guests will be asking Read More

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Quarto Creates
Quarto Creates

Beautiful April Daisy Granny Square

Blankets aren't just for the winter months. Flowers of the Month Granny Squares will help you get into the spring spirit with this gorgeous April daisy granny square! The daisy celebrates the arrival of spring, Easter, and Read More

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Quarto Homes
Quarto Homes

10 Tips for Butterfly Watching Beginners

Like bird watching, butterfly watching takes time and patience. Observing these winged insects can be fun on it's own, and soon you'll be able to identify the many different species. Here are beginner tips from Bird Watcher's Digest Read More