Carla Solis

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Emily's Bright & Artful Bed-Stuy Apartment

(Image credit: Andrea Sparacio)<p><b>Name:</b> Emily North <b><br>Location:</b> Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn <b><br>Size:</b> Approximately 600 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 4 years; Rented<p>Emily …

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Design Dilemma: Getting A Little Funky at Home

Contemporary Dining RoomAs a long, hard winter comes to an end, and the first fresh breezes of spring linger in the air, we feel a bit like changing …

Kitchen gadgets review: the pizza oven – all mouth and trousers

What?<p>The Smart Stone Bake Pizza Oven (£89.95, prezzybox.com, a revolving baking stone suspended between heating elements in an enclosed chamber, on which to evenly cook pizza.<p>Why?<p>Because cooking a pizza is one of the most daunting challenges mankind has ever faced. And it can be tricky to achieve a …

Kitchens

Twelve Unusual Brews That Will Blow Up Your Summer BBQ

With grilling season now upon us, it’s time for a refresher course on how to navigate the craft beer section of your local store. The most important …

24 Adorable Little Guys Who Really Don't Want To Stop Sleeping...Ever

You can go, but the arm stays.<p>Toy? Nah, I have like a thousand of those in my dreams.<p>Good luck flipping this cat pancake.<p>Not even for all the bacon …

The Connoisseur’s Way to Pair Food With Beer

Who says wine is the only appropriate pairing for a well-made meal? Chefs and brewers are teaming up to give suds a seat at the table<p>By<p>William Bostwick<p><b>ON A RECENT</b> afternoon in a dusty, half-constructed warehouse in West Oakland, Calif.—a restaurant in progress—brewer Adam Lamoreaux and chef James …

Wall Street

You'll Never Guess What Beer Can Do for Your Skin

Alcohol has a bad rep of ruining your skin—it’s been known to dehydrate you and accelerate signs of aging—but after reading this, you may change your …

Skin Care

Outdoor Drinkin' Tables

No need to walk to the cooler. No need to drink warm beer. Thank you, The Phillips Collection. Your Beverage Tables and their built-in ice pits will …

The Easiest Way to Bring Scandinavian Style Into Your House

Colors in vaporous blues, soft grays & milky whites.<p>Vaporous blues, soft grays, milky whites — they capture light, especially northern light, in the most remarkable ways. Designers share their favorite Swedish colors.

Interior Design

15 Tiny Outdoor Garden Ideas for the Urban Dweller

Whether you’re desperately trying to keep a basil plant alive or you want to try your hand at creating a salad garden, living small can cramp your green dreams. Few things are more satisfying than growing your own food, but that can be hard to accomplish with a teeny yard or patio. What to do? Here …

How to start a successful craft beer brewery

Michael Kane went from poring over spreadsheets to pouring craft beer with his name on it.<p>The former Wall Street investment banker is part of a growing club of Americans who have ditched their boring day jobs to start craft breweries.<p>"I wasn't totally passionate about analyzing accretion solutions …

Beer

3 EASY Ramen Recipes That Are Next-Level Yummy

Ramen is more than just the crown jewel of Japanese cuisine — it's practically an art form. Eating the signature dish is a sensory experience in …

Recipes

The P**sy Test: How to Know If You're With the Right Person

<i>Note: The following blog contains graphic language.</i><p>If you want to know if you're really with the right person, the person you could actually partner with forever more, the one who could really love and trust and respect and admire and grow with you -- not the one who does -- but the one who could, …

10 Underrated National Parks In America

<i>By Caitlin Morton, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Looking for the beauty of Yosemite and Yellowstone without the crowds? These under-the-radar American parks deserve a spot on your bucket list.<p><b>1. North Cascades National Park, Washington</b><p>© Terry Donnelly / Alamy<p>If you want to see glaciers and temperate …

College Students Can Now Major in Beer

Paul Smith's College in upstate New York isn't the only school dabbling in beer. Kalamazoo Valley Community College and Western Michigan University are joining forces to launch the country's first ever four year sustainable beer brewing program, developed in conjunction with former Coors brewer …

College & University

5 DIY fixes that will take your home from drab to fab for less than $30

If you’re looking for some cheap and cheerful ways to add some flair to your home, we’ve got five simple ideas that you can create yourself this …

Surprising Modern Deronda Residence Located Just Below the Hollywood Sign

<b>Deronda Residence</b> is an imposing family home located near the apex of Beachwood Canyon, in the Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles, California. According …

Architecture

Beer Good For Our Brains: Chemical In Beer Prevents Alzheimer’s And Parkinson’s

Scientists have confirmed what men claimed all along – beer is good for your brain.<p>A group of Chinese scientists have determined what you always knew …

Make Giada's ultimate finger foods for your Super Bowl party

Not sure what to serve for Super Bowl Sunday? Get inspired by these delicious finger food recipes from Giada De Laurentiis. Here, the celebrity chef is sharing her favorite finger food recipes like: mini antipasto calzones, Mediterranean chili chicken wings and double chocolate espresso cookies. …

Recipes

Chopped Detox Salad

Keeping to the theme of New Year’s detoxing, this raw Chopped Detox Salad is a great way to get your bod in tip top shape quickly! Raw veggies are …

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Keys to Creativity: Using anxiety to create.

Anxiety is a common emotion experienced by creative people and while some of the symptoms may be similar from one person to the next, how and when …

One Thing That Will Ruin a Perfectly Good Relationship

As Oscar Wilde put it, “Criticism is the only reliable form of autobiography.” It tells you more about the psychology of the criticizer than the …

Psychology

The 15 Most Surreal Destinations to Visit in 2015

Be prepared for dropped jaws, kids.<p>1. Sea of Stars on Vaadhoo Island in the Maldives<p>photo: Doug Perinne<p>2. Antelope Canyon in Arizona, United States<p>photo: Laura Grier<p>3. Cave of Crystals, Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico<p>photo: Adventure Medicine<p>4. Salar De Uyuni, Bolivia<p>photo: PlanetDen.com<p>5. Tunnel of Love …

How to Get Tipsy on Hot Chocolate

<i>We’re strong proponents of having a good home bar. Welcome to Cocktail Hour, where we’ll show you the best ways to put your liquor cabinet to use. This cocktail is brought to you by thebar.com.</i><p><i>Today: The best way to drink hot chocolate? Pour in some Irish booze.</i><p>This would be the official national …