Emily Lazar

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20+ Unbelievable Photorealistic Portraits Drawn with a Ballpoint Pen

A ballpoint pen—we’ve all owned one at some point in our lives. Whether a Bic or another type of biro pen, this tool for writing is transformed into something magical in the hands of the right artist. Ballpoint pen art has become its own niche genre, with many biro artists focusing on …

Drawing

Which is the Best Glass for Sparkling Wine?

Is it time to retire the flute? We shatter the myths on four different types of stemware to find the best glass for your bubbly.<p>When it comes to …

15 Spice Blends We Can't Live Without

Our favorite store-bought spice mixes, because sometimes it's nice to have the work done for you.<p>At <i>Bon Appétit</i>, we're all about making homemade spice mixes, but sometimes it's nice to have the work done for you. In times of need—aka when we're too lazy to do more than toss seasoned chicken into a …

Cooking

Artist Uses Engineering to Fold Mesmerizing Geometric Paper Sculptures

Paper engineering artist Matt Shlian produces incredible forms from the ubiquitous, everyday material. Making strategic and precise folds, he creates stunning geometric designs built with tessellations. The three-dimensional pieces are often crafted in bone-white or black-colored paper, which …

The only healthy meal plan you need this year

Breakfast:<p>Sweet-potato fritters with poached eggs and avocado<p><b>Alice Liveing says:</b> “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so it’s important …

Food

23 Mind-Blowing Facts That Almost Sound Like Lies

::immediately questions everything::<p>And yes, I fact-checked them all!<p>"If you grow up using one sign language and then learn a different sign language, you’ll sign with an accent."<p>—jenicajessen<p>"All the water on Earth today is all the water there’s ever been. We’re basically drinking dinosaur …

Facebook’s DNA Detectives Are Helping Adoptees Find Their Birth Parents

The group has over 24,000 members. Many are looking for answers.<p>When Gayle Helps was a teenager and looked at herself in the mirror, she saw a stranger.<p>"I wanted to see my [biological] family, my ancestors," the 57-year-old Montrealer said in an interview. When she was still in kindergarten, Helps …

Genealogy

How 'Little Architect' is Connecting Children With the Future of Their Cities

Little Architect is a program at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London. Created in 2013, the program is focused on teaching …

How to Grill Ribs Perfectly Every Time - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>The Institute of Culinary Education is one of the largest culinary schools in the world, offering both professional and recreational programs in New</i> …

BBQ

Funny Pictures – May 22, 2016

Spot on cake at the wedding I was at today. <br>viaBeware of the homing coconuts. <br>viaLocal pizza place has a sobriety test on the back of its drink menu. …

Comfort Food

Marcus Samuelsson's grilled meatballs, charred tomato sauce are perfect for summer

Meatballs don't have to mean a sit-down pasta dinner. Chef Marcus Samuelsson is sharing his recipes for a delicious meatball that you can make on the grill!<p>Whether you're looking for a warmer-weather take on a class or want to take meatballs on the road, these chicken and pork meatballs are an idea …

Cooking

15 Whole Foods-Based Lunches and Dinners That Won't Break the Bank - One Green Planet

While it can be tempting to grab one of every organic apple variety that you’ve never heard of, fresh produce, and the latest vegan products to hit …

19 Beautiful Alternative Wedding Bands That'll Steal The Damn Show

This finger ain't big enough for the two of us.

Where to Eat in Paris' Saint-Germain-des-Prés: 5 New Foodie Hotspots Shake Things Up

Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris’s Left Bank neighbourhood of art galleries and antiques stores, age-old restaurants and high fashion boutiques, needs no introduction. The philosophers’ quarter, where Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre would wile away sunny afternoons over a <i>noisette</i> coffee or …

France

#Culottegate: In France, a hashtag against misogyny

France's political boys' club is in for a rude awakening. The #culottegate hashtag campaign bears similarities to Germany's #Aufschrei (outcry) when …

Feminism

Mango Moscow Mule

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 ounces vodka<br>• 1½ ounces mango juice<br>• 1½ ounces fresh-squeezed lime juice<br>• Ginger beer<br>• Lime wheel, for garnish<br>• Mango slice, for garnish<p><b>Preparation</b><p>In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine the vodka, mango juice and lime juice. Shake until well-chilled. Strain into a cup mule mug filled with …

Cocktails

4 Genius Old-World Cleaning Tips You Need to Try

A new book reveals methods that have stood the test of time<p>Modern technology has brought us a lot of incredible household inventions, but sometimes looking to the past is the best way to find simple solutions to everyday problems. That’s exactly what Lucy Lethbridge did for her new book <i>Mind Your</i> …

French châteaux: 10 princely stays at affordable prices

A château holiday needn’t cost a king’s ransom. These 10 sumptuous castles-turned-hotels across France won’t break the bank<p><b>Château de la Côte</b><b>, nr Périgueux, Dordogne</b><p>This spectacular 15th-century château has been owned and run by the same family since the last century. Travel past golden sunflower …

France

We Can't Stop Staring at Iron Chef Morimoto's 4-Ingredient Cocktail

Masaharu Morimoto, aka Iron Chef Morimoto, has a flair for presenting food—so it makes sense that his cocktails would look just as intriguing. This …

Iron Chef

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Anthony Bourdain Thinks You're Crazy for Eating Airplane Food

There's nothing Anthony Bourdain won't eat, but there's one place you won't see him eating.<p>There’s nothing Anthony Bourdain won’t eat—still-beating cobra heart in Ho Chi Minh City, seal eyeballs in Quebec—but there’s one place you won’t see him eating: on a plane. We talked to the host of CNN's</i> …

New Research Shows Why Focus On Teams, Not Just Leaders, Is Key To Business Performance

Deloitte just launched a study of people challenges in business, Deloitte Human Capital Trends 2016, and the results were striking. Among the 7,000+ companies who responded (in over 130 countries), the #1 issue on leaders minds is “how to redesign our organizational structure” to meet the demands …

Employee Engagement

A rice dish that could one-up your favorite risotto

Because I live in Paris part time, and because that time is never the same from year to year, I’ve gotten to see the markets in every season. I’ve been there when the fragrance of strawberries can make you dizzy, when the stalls are piled with poultry in full plumage (a Christmas favorite), when …

Asparagus

The Cheaper, Tastier Cuts of Meat Your Butcher Really Wants You to Order

Forget filet mignon and rib-eye—these cheap-and-tasty cuts are going to be the star of your next meal.<p>So you finally decide to visit that cool new butcher shop—the one that’s breaking down whole animals that sound like they had a better childhood than you did—but the meat case is full of a bunch of …

BBQ

Deliver us from dinner

It's been a long workday, there's one hour until soccer practice and the refrigerator is empty: You need help, and the Wavermans are here for you. Introducing a new monthly column, in which Emma (a 40-something working parent) seeks solutions to her supper-table stresses from her mom, Lucy (an …

Binge-Watching

7 of the Biggest Cooking Mistakes You're Making in the Kitchen

These chef-approved tips will instantly make you a better cook.<p>Restaurant chefs have years and years of training, so they definitely know a thing or two when it comes to navigating a kitchen. A Reddit user recently turned to the social platform to ask "Chefs of Reddit, what mistake are we laypeople …

Photographer Annie Leibovitz Captures Badass 'WOMEN' in a New Series

Among them are Malala Yousafzai, Gloria Steinem, and Laura Poitras.<p>Laura Poitras is a badass woman. Not only has she consistently delivered unprecedented perspective on the surveillance state through documentaries like <i>Citizenfour</i>, but her very first solo show is at the Whitney Museum of American …

Annie Leibovitz

“Just boxes and boxes of dildos” Seth Meyers roasts Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback after state sells adult toys to fix his tax screw-up

Brownback said Kansas would be a “real live experiment” for conservative economic policies. It didn’t go well<p>“It's not every day that small business owners ask for their taxes to be raised, but that's what's happening in Kansas,” taunted “Late Night” host Seth Meyers on Monday night.<p>Gov. Sam …

Seth Meyers

What's Proper Sushi Etiquette, Anyway?

<i>by Kimberly Kohatsu, Managing Editor for the Menuism Restaurant Blog</i><p>Photo by Toshihiro Gamo / Flickr<p>Let's face it: sushi has evolved (or arguably, devolved) far from its traditional Japanese roots. Offerings with cream cheese, pineapple, and barbecued meats all purport to be sushi, but aren't …

How to raise a feminist child

Byron Hurt and his wife are raising their six-year-old daughter to have feminist sensibilities.<p>This means nurturing her innate qualities and …