Allison Mulligan

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9 Ways to Find a Bra That Actually Fits

Growing up, I never stressed about fashion, never worried much about what I was going to wear—with the exception of one area: my bras. I’ve owned …

Food styling and photography with Henrietta Clancy and Jill Mead

Learn how to take mouth-watering pictures of food for your blog, menu or portfolio with Guardian cook photographer Jill Mead and food stylist Henrietta Clancy<p>Date: Sunday 30 September 2018 Times: Full-day course, 10am-4pm<p><b>Book now</b><p>Whether you’re a photographer, a blogger or an aspiring food stylist, …

Framing

The Last Man on Earth

“Why was I even talking about this?” Dwight Yoakam says to his sandy-colored Rios of Mercedes cowboy boots. “Do you remember? I don’t remember.”It’s …

The best money saving travel apps

<i>Chris Guillebeau is a writer, world traveler, entrepreneur, and lifelong learner. To learn more travel hacking tips and tricks,</i> <i>watch Chris’ workshop on creativeLIVE</i><i>. Follow him on Twitter @ChrisGuillebeau.</i><p>You don’t make it to every country in the world without learning a thing or two about how to …

Apps

World War O

Obama took office vowing to end America’s wars. Now we’re in at least five, and U.S. officials are unsure what to do about it.<p>President Barack Obama’s expression of remorse on Thursday for the death of two hostages in a U.S. drone strike underscored one of the great frustrations of his presidency: …

The Stacks: The Deadpan Genius of Buster Keaton

He never cracked a smile on screen, but Keaton’s silent films are as funny as anything Hollywood ever made. Also melancholy, profound, and … but …

Mark Twain

How To Build A Brand In 5 Days

After Hillary Clinton’s logo broke the Internet, Moving Brands considered a new, logo-less approach in a five-day design sprint.<p>When Hillary Clinton announced her bid for the 2016 presidential election, the Internet freaked out–mostly over her campaign logo. Rumored to be designed by Pentagram’s …

Related Maps

New York, by virtue of its rich culture of steakhouses, is the dry aged capital of the world. More dry aged beef is sold and consumed here than anywhere else, and not surprisingly, it makes its way into plenty of hamburgers.<p>Dry aging is the process of tenderizing and enhancing the flavor of beef by …

East Village

How to Make Queso Fresco, the World's Easiest Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Let's face it, there are some skills that are just cool to have. Being able to weld things, very cool. Ability to moonwalk? Always cool. And being able to turn everyday milk into wicked good cheese definitely belongs …

How To Make Infused Spirits [Illustrated Infographic]

1 minute Read<p>If you’re a fan of spirits, it’s highly possible that you’ve had one or two that’ve been flavored before – even Fireball counts! – but …

Sean Brock's Heritage cookbook wins James Beard Award

Hell of a week for Sean Brock. In under four days he went from palling around the city with TV's favorite irreverent host, Anthony Bourdain, to …

James Beard

What Are Ramps, Anyway? And Why Do Food Lovers Freak Out Over Them?

Photo credit: PictureNewYork LG/Flickr<p>Food writer Josh Ozersky put it best when he said, "The Church of the Ramp is one of the fastest-growing denominations in the religion of seasonality." Ramps have long dominated the "foodie scene," but for those of us who are just tuning in, what exactly are …

Here's What You Should Be Drinking This Summer

Meet your new best beverage friend: The shrub.

Pair Tea And Cheese To Discover Unique Third Flavor

People have launched culinary careers based on their knowledge of which wine pairs well with a particular cheese, because people love cheese and wine …

If You Like Green Tomatoes…

Bread-and-Butter Green Strawberries<p>At the <b>Market Place</b> restaurant, in <b>Asheville, North Carolina</b>, strawberries are more than just rosy slivers in springtime salads and the stuff of sweet preserves and cocktails. Chef William Dissen also buys firm, not-quite-ripe green strawberries from local farmers. …

Food Preservation

Tips For Traveling Solo Through South America

9 Cocktails To Warm You Up This Fall

Brooklyn Spirits: Craft Cocktails and Stories from the World's Hippest Borough features the stories behind Brooklyn distilleriesand the best cocktails to highlight their spirits. Here, 9 drinks<p>Brooklyn Spirits: Craft Cocktails and Stories from the World's Hippest Borough features the stories behind …

Extreme Sports

6 Major Mistakes You Make Ironing

Here's how to not destroy your favorite clothes—or your appliance.<p><b>1. Ironing fabrics that are too dry.</b>Wrinkles are easier to remove from fabrics that are slightly damp. If it's not convenient to iron garments as you take them from the dryer, use the spray feature of your iron to mist and soften …

Cleaning

40+ Christmas Wreaths to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Deck the halls, doors and everywhere else.<p>A little Christmas crafting goes a long way. Start now and you'll have a holiday wreath for every door in your house.

Decorations

Eggnog Cupcake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

Eggnog!? You either like it or dislike it. I like it and very happy at this time of year, when I see it on the shelves again. I must admit, I have …

Peppermint Patties Recipe

Who can resist a refreshing peppermint and chocolate treat? They will be even more irresistible when people know you made them yourself. The ingredients are minimal, and the process seems quite straight forward.<p>Looking to up your game in the cookie exchange this year? Try out this recipe from Tonia …

10 Corn Husks Crafts to Make This Holiday Season

(Image credit: The House That Lars Built)<p>People have used corn husks for fall crafts and DIY projects since long before the original Thanksgiving …

5 Easy Ways to Make Pumpkin Pie Even Better

When it comes to dessert, one thing is certain: Thanksgiving isn't complete without pumpkin pie. This year we're on a mission to make this classic …

4 Ways to Inspire Wonder in Your Kids

Wonderment. The state of awe. And the starting place for creativity and delight. Sounds...wonderful? Then how do we increase wonderment in our kids' …

10 Always-Entertaining Party Games

Party games are a great way to bring people together, break the ice or just provide old friends with new tricks. From easy, no-frills fun to …

The Well-Dressed Table: 5 Ways to Fold a Linen Napkin

If you're looking for a way to step up your table-setting game this year, why not try your hand at one of these clever, folded napkin designs? …

Home Remedy Recipes: How To Use Rosemary Essential Oil

Whether you're battling dry skin, tending to a sore throat, or just trying to keep germs at bay, rosemary oil is an excellent remedy for what ails …

Mediterranean

This sandwich turns take-along food flaws—travel time, cramped packing quarters, moist ingredients—into assets. Pressing the sandwich lets the crusty …

Vegetarian Poutine with Miso-Mushroom Gravy Recipe

<b>Vegetarian Poutine with Miso-Mushroom Gravy</b><p>Recipe by: <b>Courtney Flood</b><p>This recipe has several of my favourite ingredients that I love to promote. They …

Vegetarian Yellow Curry ( Gang Boom Bia Jay )

If you see 'jay' in a recipe name, it usually means vegetarian. This is a typical curry dish, if you've been visiting this site a lot, you'll know …