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Smile And Wave

Ever since seeing the woven stools at Target earlier this year I've wanted to try my hand at making something with the pretty rope selection from …

How To Macrame (And Create A Wall Hanging!)

I’ve always loved macrame and its intricate beauty, but whenever I think about trying it, it just seems to complicated and difficult. It’s true that …

Opportunity rover finds fresh signs that ancient Mars was life-friendly

Ten years after it landed on Mars, NASA's Opportunity rover has hit pay dirt again: This time, the rover's scientists are reporting new evidence that garden-variety life could have thrived on the Red Planet billions of years ago.<p>Not long after Opportunity bounced to the surface in 2004, the …

When to Use a Travel Agent

<i>**RCB** / Flickr</i><p>It's an assumption you've heard before: Travel agents are a dying breed. Many people presume that the rise of do-it-yourself booking engines like Travelocity.com and Expedia.com all but wiped out travel agencies -- Yahoo recently declared a career as a travel agent a "dead-end job." …

Your First DSLR - now what?! - Digital Photography School

10 Reasons Why Jordan Is So Much More Than Petra

Jordan -- it's a country we've all heard of. Maybe you've seen <i>Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade</i> as he travels on horse to reveal Petra's Treasury carved out of its rock surroundings. In some ways this was Petra's unveiling to the world, and perhaps Jordan's unveiling as a tourist destination. But …

The Beauty Products New Yorkers Swear By

They don't call New York the "concrete jungle" for nothing. Pounding the pavement in sky-high heels and hailing taxi cabs in scorching heat or freezing temps takes a toll on those who call this city home. But somehow they still manage to look beautiful in the midst of the hustle and bustle.<p>So we …

Apple's Most Important Branding Lesson For Marketers

Of all-important branding lessons markers can learn from Apple, one stands out: branding begins on the demand side of the market.<p>In essence, consumers, their emerging needs, their wants and desires, their quest for a better life; and the binding constraints that determine their decision to buy the …

Sipping 'world's best brew' - at $10 a shot

"We know Australians are passionate about their coffee, so we wanted to deliver something that really raises the bar.<p>''We want to expand horizons …

Mr. Chemex: The Eccentric Inventor Who Reimagined the Perfect Cup of Coffee

As part of our modern obsession with artisan-everything, today’s pickiest coffee drinkers insist upon a hand-brewed cup made right before their eyes. …

This is Coffee (1961)

Baristamour The Modern Gentleman Discovers Coffee Part II: Chemex

Scenes and Recipes from Stumptown Coffee's Duane Sorenson's Brunch Party

When Stumptown's <b>Duane Sorenson</b> isn't running the hippest coffee company in America, he's Portland's most popular host—throwing a laid-back brunch with family, friends, and, yes, really good brew. Check out photos from his party above.

Cream Cheese

Cold-drip brew steeps into the mainstream

For coffee connoisseurs, the thought that their caffeine hit will take anything between three and 24 hours to brew is a bit of a mind jolt.<p>That's …

Sage Dual Boiler: Hands-on the Heston Blumenthal coffee machine - Pocket-lint

While Heston Blumethal's Sage Tea Maker shows all the hallmarks of the chef's extravagance, the Sage Dual Boiler coffee machine is a slightly …

Meet the Roaster: Interview with Jesse Nelson of Conduit Coffee

<i>This interview took place on July 13, 2013 between Jesse Nelson of Conduit Coffee and Joseph Roberston of Coffee Lovers Magazine.</i><p>The Studio<p><b>Joseph:</b> …

Coffee

An Inconvenient Truth – Accessibility

Since writing last, I’ve changed the title of this post a little. Indeed the conclusion of the last post does itself produce many inconveniences, it …

Coffee machine my one true love

The verdict on Silvia was good - great coffee, but only when handled properly. I had graduated from a home barista course and was confident of my …

Coffee

How Can I Make Espresso In the Office Kitchen?

<i>It ain't easy being a coffee snob, especially if you spend much of your day in an office outfitted with little more than a microwave. Still, it's</i> …

Should you drink your coffee filtered?

Coffee is one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world. Arguably a key reason for this is that coffee has psychoactive properties that we …

An Ode To Pour-Over Coffee

Life’s best designed products are sometimes the ones we take for granted each morning.<p>I used to have a coffee machine from the future. It was silver, naturally.<p>It could be programmed to burr-grind my beans to various levels of fineness, charcoal-filter tap water, and brew 12 cups of coffee before I …