Erika Nienow

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10 Gorgeous Takes On The Open-Shelving Trend

We couldn’t help but notice that nearly every stylish kitchen we’ve spied recently has one thing in common: open shelving. Feeling inspired, we’ve …

Best Sandwich Shops

For the past decade, we've lived in an era of pumped-up burger cooks, who have done impossibly good—and not so good—things with ground beef and a …

Sandwiches

lamb meatballs with feta and lemon

Despite trying to provide ample evidence here, nobody believes me when I say that I get no special pleasure out of weeknight cooking — and guys, it’s …

These 4-Ingredient Bars Are Basically Genius

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Lightly coat a 9-x9-inch square baking dish with olive oil or butter.<p>Peel the bananas and …

Breakfast

Crispy Kale-and-Tofu Salad with Coconut

Heidi Swanson, author of 2007's <i>Supernatural Cooking</i>, has already proven she's a master at creating amazingly healthy and tasty vegetarian recipes …

Food

Last Girl in Larchmont

Joan Rivers was a survivor of a sexist era: a victim, a rebel, and, finally, an enforcer.<p>Six months before Joan Rivers died, last year, she went on the “Howard Stern Show”: two old friends, serial offenders, knocking down targets. They talked about Mayor Bill de Blasio. (“Rich against the poor!” …

Danny DeVito at 70: A National Treasure on Sex, Drugs and Family

Quality time with a man who defies all expectations and has been doing so for a very long time<p>Outside his Malibu beach house, all snuggly in the …

Whole-Grain Waffles with Sliced Strawberries and Yogurt

This recipe uses only a handful of baking ingredients and is sure to become your back-pocket breakfast (and not just on weekends). The batter whisks up so light, it's hard to believe the waffles (or pancakes) are fully whole wheat.

How To Make a Foolproof Quiche — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

If you haven't had quiche lately, it is time to remedy that situation. I could eat quiche for breakfast, lunch, and dinner without ever growing tired …

Baking

Marble Countertops 101: Yes, They're a Great Idea!

Marble in a modern kitchen from Hus & Hem via Riazzoli<p>(Image credit: Hus & Hem)<p>I've always loved white marble countertops and I last wrote about them …

Kitchens

The Products Pros Actually Have In Their Kits

Remember <i>Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets</i>? Well, sorry to ruin your adolescence, but He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named has absolutely nothing on the …

This Weekend Home Makeover Is A Stunner

Makeovers are laborious affairs. Rarely do they happen overnight without a massive behind-the-scenes remodeling team. So, we were a bit stunned to …

oven-braised beef with tomatoes and garlic

I realize that if you’re scouring the internet this week looking for something romantic to cook for that little Hallmark holiday this weekend, the …

DIY Wallpapered Switch Plates

For much of modern history, wallpaper has been used to adorn the walls of beautiful homes, a playful and ornate alternative to bare plaster or paint. …

Farrow & Ball

A Bright and Beautiful Home in Nashville

I think there’s something to a well-styled home. It has to feel finished, full and lived-in, but without so many things that the beauty of the pieces …

Home Decorating

Our Favorite Clawfoot Tubs

There are two types of bathrooms in the world – those with clawfoot bathtubs, and those without. So in coming up with the Best Of Bathrooms post, I …

Book Review: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

Book Reviews

The Best Winter 2017 Hair Color Ideas

It's all about about warm blondes, smoky browns, and icy platinum.<p>The best hair color trends for winter 2017 are all about warm blondes, smoky browns, and icy platinum. Get ready to screenshot these 14 hair color ideas for your next salon appointment.<p>Getty Images

Halloween Monster Cookie Balls

Size Wise<p>You'll know it's a special occasion when you get to enjoy a serving of these indulgent cookie balls.<p>For Easier Dipping<p>Use a toothpick to dip …