Alan Mott

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Slow cooker Jamaican Beef Stew - Immaculate Bites

Slow cooker Jamaican Beef Stew -Rich and exciting, beautifully tender cooked low and slow for hours! One pot meal Loaded with vegetables ! Warm, …


Sunny's 5-Ingredient Spicy Sausage Carbonara

Cook the pasta in a pot of boiling water according to the package directions. Drain, reserving some of the cooking water.<p>Set a large pan with …


How To Cook a Whole Chicken in the Slow Cooker

<b>Create a base in the bottom of the slow cooker:</b> Place a small metal rack or three balls of aluminum foil (each about 3 inches wide) in the bowl of …


Tiny Darth

Lemon Chicken Piccata

Shares 624.79K<p><i>Lemon Chicken Piccata – a simple yet super impressive chicken piccata in a tasty lemon, butter and capers sauce. Perfect with pasta for</i> …


Jerk Chicken Wings

Jerk is a Jamaican spice paste that usually includes scallions, habanero chile (also called Scotch bonnet), and allspice. Adjust the amount of chile to suit your taste.


Animated DIY Card Cleverly Mimics Computer Loading Screen

Instructables contributor goldlego, also known as Calvin Nutter, produced a clever greeting card that mimics the aesthetics of an old computer loading screen. Better yet, it's animated, and as you pull the card from the envelope, the bars appear to "load." Nutter created a detailed, step-by-step …


The Best Macaroni & Cheese Recipe Ever

Meat option<p>Add cooked and crumbled bacon to the top of individual servings (or the whole thing if your whole clan is carnivorous).<p>Gluten-free …


Sauna with Exquisite Curves Has an Amazing View of Lake Huron

The <i>Grotto</i> project by the Partisans Design Group revitalizes the traditional sauna design with beautiful organic curves. The Canadian firm set out to move the sauna away from its usual rigid geometry towards something more natural that better suits the warm, soothing atmosphere of the space. …

Great Lakes

Incredible Murals Appear as 3D Sculptures Floating in Midair

Portugal-based street artist Odeith creates incredible paintings that will fool your eyes into thinking that they're 3D sculptures floating in midair. We've admired his ability to craft this awe-inspiring realism before in a large mural dedicated to Bob Marley. Here, he's used similar shading …

Modern Art

The top 20 albums of 2014

Liz Harris (aka Grouper) has always dragged the listener into her world, but <i>Ruins</i> is her most intimate invitation yet. You can hear every breath, every creak as she tells stories from her piano. “Call Across Rooms”, a love song to someone she lost, evokes the heartbroken pleas of Elliott Smith, and …

Don Henley

Recipe: Easy Pad Thai

Soak noodles in hot water for 15 minutes or until soft. Drain.<p>Mix the palm sugar with tamarind liquid, vinegar, fish sauce and 2 tbsp water in a bowl, stirring until the sugar has dissolved. Set aside.<p>Heat oil in a wok over medium heat. Fry shallots until fragrant and beginning to colour (about 3 …

Wedding Chicken

“When I was getting married, I couldn’t think of a caterer I wanted to use,” says chef Naomi Pomeroy, Expatriate, Portland, OR, “and I didn’t want to ask my staff.” Her solution? Cook for her guests herself. She went with super-simple chicken, powered by a throw-together marinade.<p>Ingredients<p>10 …


Photographs That Reveal the Intricate Innards of Old Mechanical Calculators

Photographer Kevin Twomey has a fascination with capturing complex objects in the most simple of compositions, and his series <i>Low Tech</i> is the epitome …

15 Classic Lebanese Recipes You’ll Love

If you enjoy Spanish tapas and Greek cuisine and are looking to branch out, might we suggest exploring the related cuisine of Lebanon? Here, we’ve curated a selection of 15 classic Lebanese recipes for your enjoyment. Featuring everything from a rustic hummus to delicious donuts, there’s a little …


Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the winners of this year’s international astronomy photography competition. The observatory’s annual free exhibition, which opened on Thursday, showcases these dazzling images of the sky, ranging from within our solar system to far into deep space. …

50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended images represent 50 years of different times, styles and specialisms – showcasing some of the …


Counter culture: shopkeepers from around the world – in pictures

Vladimir Antaki has been documenting shopkeepers all over the world. His project was born from his desire to document and pay tribute to these ‘guardians of urban temples’ that we meet everyday without really noticing

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Modular House Design Concept Clings to the Side of a Cliff

In response to a number of clients seeking options for living on extreme coastal plots, Australian prefab architecture firm Modscape created the <i>Cliff House</i>, a design concept for a home that extends precariously from the side of a cliff. Inspired by the way barnacles hang on to a ship's hull, the …


Street artist Pejac transforms concrete walls into imaginative canvases 

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Essential Small-Space Living Tips

Small space living can be a challenge.<p>Multifunctional furniture can make a small space a lot more livable.<p>If you have infants or toddlers in your home—or are about to have a baby—consider childproofing your living space to reduce the...<p>For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek …

Yukon Territory

20 Smokin’ Hot Jalapeño Recipes

We’ve all topped off a heaping mound of nachos with a few rings of jalapeños, but these spicy green peppers are so much more than a last-minute addition to a standard Tex-Mex dish. We’re bringing you 20 of the most creative jalapeño recipes around to breathe some new culinary life into this …


Cigar Box Guitar

How to make a 3-stringed guitar out of a cigar box.<p>Hand-Rolled Music<p>Five years ago, MAKE featured an electric Cigar Box Guitar project (Volume 04, page 76). The project’s author, Ed Vogel, designed a simple instrument using only parts you’d find at a hardware store. I made one myself, and had a …