Angela Ostrowski

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How to Dry Rose Petals for Teas and Crafts

Fragrant roses make a wonderful addition to your herbal tea mixes and other edible things. If you have purchased rose petals from an herbal supplier, …

Chile-and-Yogurt-Marinated Grilled Chicken

4 servings<p>Yes, you’ll need a lot of spices, but it’s not much work from there. Let the chicken marinate for 12 hours to get the most impact. This recipe is from Gunpowder, an Indian restaurant in London.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>7 dried Kashmiri or guajillo chiles, broken into pieces, seeds removed<p>1 …

Grilling

What working moms really need for Mother's Day this year

When Mother's Day became a national holiday in the U.S. more than a century ago, women were a relative rarity in the workforce. Today's mom, by …

These are the companies that actually give new dads a decent amount of time off

While a spotlight is shining on the policies (or lack thereof) around paid parental leave on the first 100 days of the Trump administration, some companies are taking matters into their own hands. Fatherly’s just released its annual list of companies with more than 1,000 employees that are …

The Most Jaw-Dropping Natural Swimming Holes in the United States

It’s easy to assume that travelers need to trek to Thailand or some undiscovered South American waterfall to find the perfect natural swimming hole. …

Hiking

Travel Deal: A Flower-Filled Weekend in the Berkshires

Take a breather with botanic gardens, Gilded Age estates, butterflies, and more.<p>By ·<p><i>Life’s too short to stay put.<br>Explore New England and beyond with</i></i> …

New England

13 Pretty Easter Cookie Recipes That Are Almost Better Than Candy

Hardboiled eggs and jelly beans — it must be Easter! Sure, you can obsess over the Easter meal (which one of these gluten-free and Paleo-friendly brunch recipes to choose from?), but for our money, Easter sweets are where the party’s at. You can decorate elaborate Easter eggs, sure, even the <i>galaxy</i> …

5 tips for beautiful and natural-looking couple portraits

If you’re new to couple portraits, you probably know that it could be a bit tricky. It’s not always easy to get them relaxed and feel comfortable in …

Family Portrait Ideas And Portrait Innovations Coupon

Getting someone to take a photo of the whole family where everyone looks good can be a real challenge…unless you get a family portrait photographer. …

Innovation

How To Shoot Awesome Portrait Photography

COOPH presents some fun tips and tricks on how to shoot epic portrait photos for social media, job applications and creative gifts. There’s a million …

Social Media

How Not Understanding Light Almost Killed Your Photography

Well, specifically a <i>lack of light</i> and an understanding thereof is what will cause harm to your progression as a photographer. The thing is, without …

How Do You Dream Up A Cockatoo Feast? An Artist Explains In 'Imaginarium'

Looking at Claire Rosen's photographs can feel like walking into someone else's dreams. One of her images shows a young girl about to be dragged into the sky by a pack of flying toy horses. Another series shows horses, hedgehogs, cockatoos and camels posed before different sumptuous feasts, as if …

Parrots

Strobes vs. Natural Light Portraits in a Studio Setting

Sometimes when I'm shooting in a studio setting I find myself using strobes even when the shot doesn't lend itself to being lit with artificial …

How to Shoot Professional Portraits: A Detailed Guide

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>March 25, 2017 By Blagoja Martinovski<p>How to Shoot Professional Portraits: A Detailed Guide www.sleeklens.com<p>Those pro …

Framing

The Secret That Brings These Pancakes to Life

A sourdough starter is not a metaphor, I tell myself when one dies on my watch. It’s a bit of fermented flour, a microbial jumble of bacteria and yeast, used by cooks to raise doughs and give baked things a delicious, complicated tang. It is not a plant, or a low-maintenance pet in a romantic …

Pancakes

Andorra is Europe's best-kept adventure secret | Adventure Sports Network

Nestled high in the Pyrenees between Spain and France, Andorra is so small that it might look more like a map typo than a country. With only 80,000 …

Greet dawn on a dune in Death Valley National Park

Jan. 15, 2017, 6:00 a.m.<p>Deserts<p><b>Why:</b> Because outside of "Lawrence of Arabia," you don't see scenery like this too often.<p><b>What:</b> The Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes are the place to be for sunrise in Death Valley. If you camp or sleep at the hotel at Stovepipe Wells, you can get up just before dawn, rush out, …

California

A Clever Way to Bake Several Flavors of Chicken All at Once

While it’s good to have healthy homemade meals just a microwave beep away, eating the same flavors for days gets boring fast. The next time you pop …

Cooking

Updated Fresh Craft & DIY Decorating Projects for 2017

If you've stenciled Moroccan trellises on everything in your home since 2013, you might be ready to switch it up and try something else. You know, …

Gardening 101: Stipa Grasses

Stipa Grass, <i>Stipa</i>: “Feather Dusters”<p>Feather, needle, and spear. These grasses form the genus S<i>tipa</i> and they’re the ones you can count on to sway in …

Landscaping

How to Building a Container House

As more and more people think about establishing a bug-out retreat, one of the most popular building styles that has emerged is building a container …

Feel small under North America's tallest falls

<b>Why:</b> North America's tallest waterfall, splashing down in one of its most gorgeous valleys.<p><b>What:</b> The essence of Yosemite Valley is soaring granite and falling water. So if you’re a park beginner, get yourself to the base of Lower Yosemite Fall. Preferably in spring.<p>This is the bottom of a …

National Parks

The feedfeed Christmas Menu from Start to Finish - Chowhound

We've scoured what's trending in the feedfeed global community of cooks and curated this Christmas menu, from morning brunch, to evening appetizers, …

Christmas Recipes

Schwabacher’s Landing

Schwabacher's Landing, Grand Teton National Park, WyomingLocationGrand Teton National Park is located north of the town of Jackson in northwestern …

National Parks

Make Ina Garten's skillet-roasted lemon chicken and roasted broccolini dinner

<i>Easy, healthy and impressive. Ina Garten might just have nailed the perfect weeknight dinner with her roast chicken and broccolini recipes. Her Skillet-Roasted Lemon Chicken creates its own delectable sauce as it cooks, so supper is basically done in one step. Add some peppery tasting broccolini to</i> …

Organic Cotton Spa Towels

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Spas

The American Obsession With Parenting

Parents of all income and education levels are spending more time promoting their kids’ development—yet socioeconomic gaps in childrearing behavior are growing.<p>The word “parent” wasn’t used as a verb until a few decades ago. In fact, some experts argue it was only in the 1990s that the idea of …

The Best Hot Springs in California: Big Sur, Ojai, and Beyond

When thinking of idyllic ways to pass time, a body of water and a beautiful view will suit just about every agenda. And the ultimate body of water to find “out there” is a hot natural spring, one that you can soak in for a few hours before the time comes to mosey back home. A hot spring has healing …

Hot Springs

Joe Trivelli’s Italian Christmas recipes

There is in my family a deep appreciation for Christmas. We begin with a trip across town to buy a tree and, from then on, all surfaces are laden with the appropriate kitsch. The warm atmosphere is fuelled by the candles of constantly spinning angel chimes and the only space in the house is the …

Italian Food

Growing underground: the Lowline urban garden buried in New York's catacombs

What do you do once you've built a 450-square-metre underground park? If you're Daniel Barasch and James Ramsey, you make it 100 times bigger. In …

Urban Design