When it comes to culture, we’re interested in lots of it… music, art, sport, and most of all, food. Here’s what we’re into this week:


1) 8 Satisfying Smoothie Recipes to Mix Up This Winter | Yahoo Food

Resolving to eat healthier this year doesn’t need to be boring. Change things up and drink your way to a healthier you through these incredible smoothie creations. Give em’ a go!

2) Volunteers Honor Martin Luther King Jr. by Beautifying South L.A. Schools | Los Angeles Times

The third Monday of January marks the birthday Martin Luther King, Jr. and across the nation, people come together to honor King through community service. This year, more than 1,500 volunteers offered their help to beautify South L.A. elementary schools: volunteers ranged from NBA players, to actors, to families and students.

3) The Comfort Food Diaries: Grilling in Winter | Serious Eats

 If you’re looking for some serious inspiration to get out there and keep your grill running all through the winter, look no further. One skim of this article has got us motivated to get out there regardless of the season and grill something delicious.

4) Explore the Distilleries and Breweries of NoMa and Ivy City | DCist

Looking for something to do this weekend? Explore DC’s NoMa neighborhood with the help of this already-made beer and booze sipping tour that will introduce you to the area’s best breweries and distilleries.

5) How To Make Amazing Chewy Bagels From Scratch | Food Republic

There is actually nothing better than waking up to a warm bagel early in the morning. Why not make them fresh at home? Try out this recipe and become a pro bagel baker in no time.