Amy LaGuire

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The Chocolatey Gift You Should Give Everyone This Year

<i>The holidays would benefit from a playbook, wouldn't they? We partnered with Braun Household to arm you with resources for cooking like you wrote it yourself, with a little help from their MultiQuick 9 Hand Blender.</i><p>Making meringues comes down to being a little fast and loose—and trusting your eye …

Dessert

I Love This Lamb Meatball Recipe So Much

The combination of lamb, spices, herbs, and raisins is truly addictive.<p>What hasn’t already been said about meatballs? They’re meatballs. There are plenty of articles on <i>Bon Appetit</i> and elsewhere that tell you how much fat you need, how to brown them, and how to ensure balance. This lamb meatball is …

Cooking

This Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Soup Is Like a Warm Hug

There are some dishes that just evoke coziness — mac and cheese, mashed potatoes, and this creamy chicken soup. Made in the slow cooker, with help …

Cooking

LEGO Architecture Studio includes 1,200-pieces + 272-pages of designs for $113

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon offers the LEGO Architecture Studio 21050 Building Block Sets for <b>$113.29 shipped</b>. Also at Toys R Us. For comparison, it …

Lego

A New 5-Minute Genius Egg Breakfast (Or Dinner!) For You

<i>What can you do with just five minutes? Actually, way more than you think! Introducing Food52 in 5: your cheat sheet for speedy, delicious recipes, fun mini projects, and more.</i><p>We all have our egg routines—the frying method you picked up from your dad, the well-honed minute count on your preferred …

Breakfast

An Incredibly Useful Beginner's Photoshop Tutorial

Adobe Photoshop is the go-to photo editing and manipulation software available online, mainly used by professional photographers and designers. It …

Tutorials

11 Risotto Recipes That Are Easier Than You Think

Risotto is a fine dining staple that, for too long, has been confined to restaurants. The creamy, comforting dish is often thought to be inaccessibly difficult for home cooks. But the truth is that, with the right technique, risotto is easy enough for any cook to make on a weeknight. It comes …

Memo: Make Jamie Oliver’s Crazy, Genius One-Pot Chicken ASAP

Jamie Oliver has been known to do otherworldly things with chicken, given a few strident ingredients and enough time in a single pot. But this time, somehow, you have to do even less to get there.<p>This summery chicken-tomato-mélange's miraculous qualities have all the hallmarks of a braise—the …

Cooking

Dark Wall Paint Rules for Small Spaces

Angie Teater's Midtown East studio apartment in Manhattan is, quite simply, stunning. There's plenty of furniture arrangement inspiration for your …

Interior Design

6 Books to Read Before They Become Movies This Year

Hollywood-loving book clubs have plenty of fodder to choose from this year, with a spate of blockbusters based on novels due to hit theaters in the …

Impressive 500-square-foot apartment has everything you need

It’s located in the heart of Kiev<p>It’s always fun to take a peek at how the rest of the world does compact apartments. The latest example comes out of Kiev, Ukraine, designed by local firm Martin Architects.<p>Measuring 45 square meters, or about 484 square feet, the one-bedroom appears to be a …

You Should Add Lemon Zest to Everything You Eat and Drink | MyRecipes

Lemon zest belongs in pretty much any food or drink you'd care to ingest in the morning, except perhaps milk. Maybe even that, but I have yet to try …

Six ways parents can stay connected with their teen sons

My friend Liz was worried that her 14-year-old son, Andy, was traumatized. While on a ski trip, he had seen a child fall off the chairlift. Andy was sitting in close range, and he saw the paramedics airlift the boy to a hospital. Liz tried to process the accident with Andy, but he wouldn’t show any …

Parenting

Cheap Thrills: Our Favorite Home Decor From H&M Home

We all love H&M for their affordable threads, super-cute jewelry and all around budget-conscious styles, but did you know they also have incredibly …

Dining Rooms

There’s a simple thing parents can do to ensure their kids grow up to be musical

A Hungarian film titled “Sing” recently won the Oscar for best short film. “Sing” tells the story of young Zsófi, who joins a renowned children’s choir at her elementary school where “everyone is welcome.”<p>Soon after joining, Zsófi is told by her teacher Erika not to sing, but only mouth the words. …

Selfies

Do you have 'vampire children'? Here are 6 ways to get your older children to sleep - every night

MPs have been told that children are struggling to concentrate at school due to chronic sleep deprivation. Edward Timpson, minister for children and families, highlighted the issue yesterday as part of an inquiry into young people and their mental health.<p>The health benefits of a good nights' sleep …

Sleep

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This prefab tiny house is simplicity at its most chic

It comes fully furnished, down to the cooking utensils<p>There are many traditional architectural elements that tiny homes can skimp on, but natural light isn’t one of them. Thankfully, the gorgeous Ark Shelter offers an abundance of windows cut into its inky black facades. Floor-to-ceiling glass on …

Smoky Kitchen? There's a Better Way to Cook Your Steak

Maybe it's time to stop oiling your pan.<p>The best way to oil your pan before cooking a steak is to not oil it at all. Seriously, back away. Put the oil down. It might be scary, but let's try something new.<p>We like to <b>oil the actual steak</b> instead of the pan we cook it in, ditching the middle man and …

BBQ

New Service Will Send Kids STEM Toys Each Month

Subscription services are a great way to stay well fed (like Blue Apron), try new things (like Birchbox), or just ensure you get a monthly present …

Nutrition

Count Down Until Trump Leaves Office With This Brilliant Tear-Off Calendar

Time flies when you’re having fun. But when a dangerous demagogue is ruling the country and enacting all of his insane campaign promises, time can move incredibly, painfully slow. Case in point: Trump has 1,455 more days in office, according to the brilliant Out-of-Office Calendar by the guys …