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Modern-Day Canning: Everything You Need to Know, Step by Step

With the abundance of grocery stores and fresh markets today, I never fully understood why anyone would choose to spend hours toiling over the …

Ann Arbor

Cheesy Chili Hash Brown Bake Recipe

Step 3<p>Bake, covered, at 425° for 30 minutes; uncover and bake 10 more minutes or until browned and crisp. Sprinkle with cheese, and bake 5 more …

The Easy-to-Make Cucumber Cocktail You’ll Want to Sip All Spring

Since opening last year, The Pool Lounge has filled the cocktail-drinking void left by the closing of New York’s legendary Four Seasons restaurant, …

Big in Japan, souffle pancakes are a light and fluffy breakfast treat | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

Trust the Japanese to turn a simple breakfast into something special. Don’t make this for a crowd – the batter deflates quickly. If you’re cooking …

How to Process B&W Film at Home: An 8-Minute Crash Course by Ilford

If you’ve never tried your hand at black-and-white film photography before but would like to learn the basics of developing your own film at home, …

9 Modern Homes Made Out of Shipping Containers

These shipping containers have left their itinerant lives as vessels that carried goods around the world, only to be reborn as structural and design elements of modern homes.<p>The beauty of using shipping containers in construction projects may not be immediately obvious to the untrained eye, but …

11 Tea Lattes for Fancy Brunches or Chilly Fall Mornings

Nothing hits the spot like a flavorful, creamy drink when you first wake up in the morning. But if you don’t drink coffee, hot, iced, or nitro, it can be a little harder trying to figure out what to pour into your mug. Enter the tea latte. Made with herbal or caffeinated leaves and topped with …

Street Artist Turns Buildings into Gigantic Butterfly Specimen Cases

France-based street artist Mantra transforms multi-story buildings into gigantic butterfly specimen cases in a series of clever, trick-of-the-eye 3D murals. The enormous, hyper-realistic butterflies appear to be set within wooden-framed boxes, recessed into the side of each building. Long shadows …

Streetwear

Crystal Clear Pumpkin Pie!? The Holiday Classic Gets a Magical Makeover

The server says "pumpkin pie" as he sets down a doll-sized slice with a quivering, crystal clear filling. It’s the traditional holiday classic, not packaged as one might expect. But then again, this is Alinea, Chicago’s radical and pioneering temple of progressive cuisine, renowned the world over …

Airstream's Newly Launched Globetrotter May Inspire Wanderlust

We're thrilled to share the news that Airstream has just launched a new member of its iconic fleet dubbed The Globetrotter. The Globetrotter debuts …

Airstream

Flower Men That I Documented In Kolkata

Flowers are a hugely important part of Indian culture, used in everything from temple rituals to festivals and parties – and Malik Ghat flower market …

India

The rebirth of coo: reconsidering the pigeon – in pictures

Australian photographer Leila Jeffreys focuses on diversity within bird species, and these wildly colourful portraits belie the lowly reputation of the pigeon

Abused Dog Is Terrified Of Everyone Except This Baby, And Their Pics Are The Sweetest Thing Ever

Everybody needs someone to love. Nora’s previous owners had abused the pup to the point where she’s now scared to death of every living being – …

Pets

Dogs have pet facial expressions to use on humans, study finds

Their expressions are responsive to humans – not just to other dogs. That show us how domestication has shaped them<p>Dogs really do turn on the puppy eyes when humans look at them, according to researchers studying canine facial expressions.<p>Scientists have discovered that dogs produce more facial …

10 homes that make impressive use of their basements

Secret spaces beneath trapdoors, underground pools and subterranean yoga rooms feature in our latest Pinterest roundup, which focuses on homes with …

Peruvian Grilled Chicken: A Spicy, Succulent Delight

Spit-grilled chicken (pollo a la brasa) is popular all over Latin America. But it’s the Peruvian version that’s best known here in the United States, buoyed by the many restaurants that serve the bird in all its burnished, garlic-scented, drippings-slicked glory. Usually, they serve a spicy, creamy …

Recipes

Next-Level Banana Bread, Courtesy of One Basic Ingredient

Banana bread plays an important role in most home baking repertoires. It holds sway in our minds as a delicious comfort food. It’s a staple of bakery counters; you can find it everywhere easily. But despite all that, it’s so ordinary. So simple. No one swoons over banana bread they way they do over …

Boxed in: life inside the 'coffin cubicles' of Hong Kong – in pictures

Photographer Benny Lam has documented the suffocating living conditions in Hong Kong’s subdivided flats, recording the lives of these hidden communities

Hong Kong

Why We’ve Always Been Obsessed With Photographing Our Food

When photographing <b>food</b>, nudging a condiment into frame or omitting an unseemly serving dish is nothing new. For as long as we’ve taken photographs, …

Road Trips

Mirrored shipping container building reflects its natural surroundings in Taipei

We use mirrors to reflect on ourselves – but this mirrored building in Taipei asks us to reflect on how we interact with our environment. B+P …

Skip the Dry Pastries! Make These Strawberry Orange Muffins.

Make the muffins:<p>Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 375°F. Line a standard 12-well muffin pan with papers liners or coat the wells …

william hall celebrates timber in latest phaidon book 'wood'

<b>following his success with best selling titles ‘concrete’ and ‘brick’ (phaidon, 2012 and 2015), central saint martins graduate william hall releases</b> …

Architecture

False Bay Writer's Cabin

This 500 square foot island cabin serves as a private writer’s retreat and guest cottage. The owners wanted a space that would feel totally connected to the natural landscape, allowing them to take full advantage of the mild climate, scenic views and the proximity to wildlife; at the same time, …

You'll Swear This Macro Photography Universe Is CGI

It’s an odd paradox of our times, but when we see something extraordinary these days, it’s easy to assume that it was computer generated. CGI is the …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Design Experience that Matters: How to Create a Rubber Prototype Using a 3D-Printed Mold

Design that Matters demonstrates the technique with helpful photos<p>_____________________________________<p><i>This "Design Experience that Matters"</i> <i>series is</i> …

Cutting edge: the young artisans making homewares in ancient ways

Young makers are embracing traditional craft techniques, from wood carving to forging<p>Getting outside and away from the busyness of life in London were her motivations when 28-year-old Sophie Sellu signed up for a one-day bushcraft course in Sussex four years ago. “I learned how to use an axe safely …

A Gym So Beautiful, You Might Actually Want to Go to the Gym

As a child, I was bookish and not particularly athletic, and gym class was by far my least favorite class of the day, involving, if not actual …

Totally Out-There (Yet Awesome!) Design From Real Homes

(Image credit: Jacqueline Marque)<p>We think your home should be a reflection of you and the things you love (<i>especially</i> if those things totally weird …

Jersey Shore