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Best Cocktail Bars in the U.S.

Here, beautiful destination cocktail bars from the country's best mixologists.

6 Ways to Improve Your Sleep Patterns

Credit<p>Spending too many nights tossing and turning? Well, you're not alone.<p>The cure for daytime fatigue or inconsistent sleep patterns can often be linked to daily routines, overall lifestyle of an individual and some health predicaments faced by some individuals. Sometimes people struggle to …

Microsoft apps coming soon to a Xiaomi phone near you

Come September, Xiaomi phones including the Mi 5, Mi Max, Mi 4s, Redmi Note 3, and Redmi 3 will ship with popular Microsoft apps and services that directly compete with those offered by Google. This isn’t new for Microsoft, which has already struck similar deals with companies such as Samsung, …

Nosferaaarghtu: why they shouldn't remake Dracula's best film outing

Nosferatu to rise from dead again as Hollywood plans second remake<p>Read more<p>For a film to be remade once looks like flattery. Any more than that and it is starting to become creepy. So the news that the classic silent film Nosferatu is in Hollywood’s sights is more than a little disquieting. …

9 genius bar hacks and tips everyone should know

Knowing how to drink at a bar goes far beyond just knowing what to order. Similarly, making a good cocktail at home requires more than just knowing the ingredients. From technique to terminology, these tips will help you look like an expert in the bar area.<p>If you're getting wasted with shots, well, …

4 Cocktails You Should Be Able to Make by the Time You Turn 30

<i>By: Christopher Osburn</i><p>Many things should happen by the time you hit 30. You should be able to roast a chicken. You should probably have gotten a job. And you should probably be able to make mom a nice Manhattan to thank her for letting you stay in her sweet basement.<p>To help you out, we consulted …

The long-weekend drinking guide: How to enjoy impressive cocktails with little effort

When preparing for a long weekend away, picking outfits and planning what to eat often take precedence over drinks. The punishment for that lack of forethought is a last-minute mad dash and lineups to buy wine, beer or spirits. Whether you are camping, cottaging or hosting at home, you can plan for …

9 deliciously simple cocktails you can actually make

Having a few good cocktail recipes in your back pocket is arguably the best accessory you can carry.<p>But overstocking your home bar and trying to learn a bunch of drinks all at once isn't a good idea. Start with one recipe, make it a few times, and then move on to another drink that uses similar …

DIY Customized Stamped Napkins

Whether you are planning a party or your own wedding, stamped napkins are an easy way to add a pop of color and detail to your event!<p>116<p>464

What paying fast food workers a living wage would do to the price of a Big Mac

Would you pay 17 extra cents for a Big Mac if it meant the person who prepared it could earn a living wage? What about an extra 30 cents each time you ate out at any fast-food restaurant?<p>These are the small prices we would have to pay on average to ensure that fast-food workers around the country …

Get Drunk By Just Breathing At This New London Bar - PAPER

photo by Beth Evans for Bompas & Parr<p>So breathable alcoholic drinks are a thing and a brand new bar that opened today in London is the first to offer this, um, all-encompassing alcoholic experience.<p>Yep, at Alcoholic Architecture, which comes from food creatives Bompas and Parr (aka the duo behind …

The Importance of Storytelling in Design

Several years ago, I worked as an in-house copywriter and designer for a prominent marketing firm. When I first applied for the job I didn’t have any …

Let Ice Save Your Drink

<b>For more food, drink, and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Ice is an afterthought for most drinks and cocktails. It is always needed to make the drink cool, but its presence can often make a drink worse after a short period of time. Let the ice sit too long and your perfect cocktail can …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>The rising star dishes on fame and wears the 5 freshest summer style swerves you should try.<p>By Samuel Hine3 days agoView More<p>Boxing<p>Combat …

This BBQ Bacon Meatball Recipe Will Change Your Summer Barbecues Forever

Phil is an Editor at LittleThings. He loves writing and the outdoors. You can often find him at the movies or the park.<p>Barbecues are my absolute …

Homemade Garlic Naan

5.0 from 1 reviews<p>Homemade Garlic Naan<p>A chewy homemade naan bread covered in fresh minced garlic and green onions. This is the perfect accompaniment …

The Smoothest Flan

6 Servings<p>In this recipe by chef José Andrés, he skips the nostalgia. He cooks the custard longer at relatively low heat so the eggs gently coagulate, producing a silky mouth-feel.<p>April 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup plus 1/3 cup sugar<p>2 large eggs<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>1 cup half-and-half<p>1 1/2 teaspoons …

A Cut By Any Other Name: Secrets of the Butcher

Butchery is a skill as old as hunting itself, but now, butchers are undergoing a PR renaissance. And it virtually removes animals from the picture.<p>TV shows and articles about butchery are usually pretty devoid of actual meat cutting, focusing rather on charcuterie aging, butchery restaurants, or …

Windows 10 Review: Microsoft Takes a Step Back to Move Forward

It’s just okay, not disruptive. I doubt it will convert many Mac owners, spur a shopping spree in new PCs or save the Windows Phone.<p>Starting today, Microsoft will try to reinvigorate its flagging Windows franchise, reignite falling PC sales, and maybe even save its almost invisible phone business …

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The Perfect Poach

Makes 2 Servings<p>We consulted the perfectionists at Thomas Keller's Per Se in New York, where chef de cuisine Eli Kaimeh gave us his number-one piece of advice (and recipe) for the perfect poached egg: Start with a fresh egg. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>April …

Seven things security experts do to keep safe online

From using password managers to checking urls, best practices revealed in new study<p>Cybersecurity experts aren’t like you or I, and now we have the evidence to prove it. Researchers at Google interviewed more than 200 experts to find out what security practices they actually carry out online, and …

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Pee on These Walls in San Francisco? Be Prepared for Them to Pee Back

Fair warning.<p>Beware, public urinators, some of San Francisco's walls now pee back.<p>Public Works crews have finished painting nine city walls with pee-repellant paint and more are in the works. The painted surfaces make urine spray right back onto the shoes and pants of unsuspecting relief-seekers. …

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The Lunches Our Staffers Make for Those Lazy, Eat-All-Day Summer Afternoons

Get ready for a blissed-out day of noon-till-sunset meals.<p>The afternoon stretches on, the farmers’ market is in full bloom, and a sprawling rosé-tinted lunch is the day’s main event. Here are our recipes for the laziest—and most delicious—meals we’ll make all year.<p>“The endless backyard hang is …

7 Secrets From a Grilled Cheese Master

Of the many eventful holidays that fall in April, none is more delicious than April 12th, a.k.a. National Grilled Cheese Day. Yes, like so many …

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10 Ways to Achieve Cold Brew Coffee Greatness

From better ice cubes to DIY flavored syrup, here are 10 simple, awesome ways to make cold brew iced coffee even better.<p>There are three things that iced coffee should be: strong, bracingly cold, and in your hand as soon as possible. Unfortunately, it can also be expensive, so we're big fans of DIY …

15 Brilliant Coffee Gadgets You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

Your a.m. will never be the same again.