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How To Make Babka

<b>Scald the milk</b>: Heat the milk in a saucepan set over medium-low heat until tiny bubbles form at the edge of the pan, just before it simmers. An …

Baca Architects completes bouyant house on the River Thames

Work has completed on the UK's "first amphibious house" by Baca Architects, which rises in its dock-like foundations to avoid flood water (+ …

Floods

Swoon-Worthy Bathrooms to Inspire a Renovation

If remodeling your bathroom is one of the projects you've resolved to tackle in 2016 (or even if you just like dreaming), feast your eyes on this …

Home Improvement

Hokkaido Milk Bread Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Milk bread is a staple in Asian bakeries and one of my all-time favorite breads. It's a pillowy-soft, sweet, and fragrant enriched bread made with cream and a special roux-like paste called tangzhong, which adds structure to the crumb to yield an especially fluffy, cloud-like texture. …

How to Make Fresh Mozzarella From Scratch

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>At Serious Eats, we're lucky enough to work right across the street from Di Palo Selects, an Italian fine-foods store that just happens to make some of the best fresh mozzarella I've ever tasted. It's milky, tender, …

Mozzarella

(Update: reward goes to charity) Meet the man who owned Google.com for one minute

Update: Google has granted Sanmay Ved a generous reward for the discovery of the bug in its Domains service. In a heart-warming twist, Ved said he would donate the money (“over $10,000”) to a charity.<p>Former Google employee Sanmay Ved bought Google.com for $12 on September 29, 2015. He owned the …

Google Search

20 Indoor Plants for the Small-Space Gardener

All of these beauties are easy to keep alive.<p>If your home wasn't blessed with tons of square footage, that doesn't mean you can't flex your green thumb. All of these plants take up minimal space, require little sun (a <i>must</i> when you only have a few windows to work with), and are basically made for …

Plants

15 Great Decor Ideas for Your Kitchen

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How to cook your favorite video game meals in the real-world [correction]

If you've ever wondered what in-game food actually tastes like in the real-world, a new cook book of game-inspired recipes is now available featuring meals based on grub from <i>Skyrim</i>, <i>Fallout: New Vegas</i> and more.<p><i>Fry Scores: An Unofficial Guide to Video Game Grub</i> was written over a period of two years …

Giraffage - Chocolate

Self-Rising Biscuits

This is a very old, <i>very</i> easy biscuit recipe for those times you don’t have a second to waste. They’re sometimes called Southern Biscuits, sometimes …

Anna Thomas' Green Soup

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A robust vegan soup with all the richness of long-cooked greens -- without the long-cooking.</i><p>Boiled-down greens might sound drab for dinner, possessing all …

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

12 Made-in-France Kitchen Essentials for Francophiles Everywhere

French kitchens are filled with ideas worth stealing. Equip your own as the French would with a <i>batterie de cuisine,</i> all the essentials from the right …

Tour a Los Angeles Cottage with "Granny-Chic" Charm

Family-friendly, cozy design in Los Angeles.<p>On a small street off Sunset Boulevard, there's a little cottage that could be on the East Coast or even in the English countryside. It's as pretty as can be, and designer Schuyler Samperton unabashedly plays up its granny-chic charm.

Interior Design

Heal's launches Ambrose collection for space-starved city dwellers

<b>London Design Festival 2014:</b> British furniture brand Heal's has launched a range of furniture aimed at young home-owners with little space – the same …

Homemade Ricotta and 11 Ways to Use It

If the question is "Can you put ricotta on that?" the answer here at Food52 is usually yes.<p>Ricotta is the Renaissance cheese: It can skew savory or sweet, top pastas and toasts, and add depth to cakes and ice creams. We've been known to eat it straight from the spoon, like some people do with …

5 Links to Read Before Making Whipped Cream

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come..</i><p><i>Today: How to make everyone's favorite dessert topper.</i><p>From ice cream sundaes to pumpkin pies, any and every dessert benefits from a generous dollop of …

Villa Lena: A New Creative Hub (and Hotel) in Tuscany

Last summer I met up with French designer Clarisse Demory in her Paris apartment during the only two days of the year that she happened to be in the …

Sleep Light

Insomnia is a disease affecting quite a large number of people; moreover sleep patterns are disturbed due to work pressures and life in general. The …

Before & After: Brown Dresser Launches New Campaign --> http://apttherapy.com/1oSoubi For $40, this dresser was hard for Sarah Dorsey to pass up, even though the laminate was chipping and it looked worse for wear. So she snagged it and put in practice all the painting tips she's learned over the years. See how it turned out...

An Easy Breezy Southampton House That Used to Be a Garage

A harmonious and carefree retreat.<p>Justine Cushing used a classic floral print on everything from club chairs to headboards to create a harmonious and carefree summer retreat. Read the interview with the designer.

Living Rooms

A Scandinavian-Inspired Kitchen in New York

A fresh design that has warmth.<p>A fresh design inspired by the clean and practical warmth of Scandinavian style. Designer Susan Serra creates a peaceful space that plays with dark and light.

Staggering Florida Penthouse With Complex Design Features

We ran across this luxurious <b>Florida Penthouse</b> exhibiting a striking design diversity and charming ocean views. Space is never a problem for the …

Personal Minimalist Luxury Showcased by Sascha Akkermann’s Houseboat

How can you live comfortably in a high density population area that benefits from the existence of large expanses of water? What might look like a …

Articles about 8 ways modernize farmhouse on Dwell.com - Dwell

Print quarterly, website, and online marketplace dedicated to the art of farming and the people doing it well, Modern Farmer,...<p>The iconic, and slightly atomic, form of the shiny silver Airstream is embedded in our cultural and design milieu.<p>Size doesn't matter when these homes push the conventions …

Fabrication

A Small Brooklyn Townhouse with Exotic Details and Luscious Colors

Miles Redd uses rich hues and exotic details.<p>This is decorating with a capital D. Miles Redd transforms a small, two-rooms-per-floor townhouse in Brooklyn into with rich color, exotic accents, and gorgeous wallpapers.

Interior Design

Articles about dwells top homes 2013 part one on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project from...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a …

California

Chocolate Cupcakes with Peppermint Frosting

I made these cupcakes the other evening, then waited to frost them until yesterday. And as I was making frosting and slapping it on the cupcakes, I …