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Seven Things You Probably Didn't Know About Eileen Gray

Romance, Codes and Corbusier in the Nude!<p><i>This is the latest installment of our Designing Women series. Previously: Eight Things You Probably Didn't</i> …

Dinner Tonight: Palak Paneer

In celebration of my birthday this year, I went to an Indian restaurant with two of my closest girlfriends. I ordered the palak paneer and naan for the table to share. We scooped the creamy spinach (palak), packed with delicate spices and coating the tender paneer (Indian cottage cheese), with the …

Cheese

'Biodegradable' Plastics Are A Big Fat Lie

A new U.N. report says the supposed greener technology is anything but.<p>A prediction that the world's oceans will contain more plastic than fish by 2050 is likely to intensify the push for sustainable, environmentally friendly alternatives.<p>Biodegradable plastics have long been touted as a "greener" …

Pollution

Ideal Gifts: Polaroid's Snap camera brings back instant photos for a nostalgic holiday season

<i>In the Ideal Gifts series, The Next Web team shares personal recommendations for gifts to give this holiday season.</i><p>When it comes to Christmas gifts, a little nostalgia can go a long way. Polaroid’s Snap camera has just the right amount of that, along with some nifty tech for $99.<p>It was revealed in …

Mobile Photography

Quick Breads: A Guide to Recipes and Tips - Chowhound

Even if you think you don’t know a quick bread from a dinner roll, chances are you eat quick breads all the time, and love them. That square of …

Baking

18 Essential San Diego Breakfast Spots

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so don't waste it on soggy cereal, rise and dine like a champ on iconic American (and foreign style) eats instead! Breakfast in San Diego is a happy and plentiful affair at these bright and breezy restaurants and cafés serving everything …

10 Places to Find Internationally-Inspired Breakfasts in San Diego

A traditional breakfast of eggs, bacon, hash browns and toast is a perfectly fine way to start the day, but here's a handy list to refer to the next time you've craving some different flavors on your breakfast plate. From Chinese breakfast specialities to Mexican morning favorites, get a taste of …

Best Pizza in Chicago

From the thick and saucy deep dish most associated with Chicago to the thin and crispy tavern style, the Windy City may just be the best pizza city …

The Surefire Way to Get Crispy Fish Skin That Doesn't Stick to the Pan

Crispy skin on a fish fillet is a beautiful, beautiful thing.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Brandon Collins confesses his soggy fish skin to associate food editor Rick Martinez.</i> …

Cooking

Meyer Lemon Shortbread Cookie Sandwiches

Make the lemon curd: In a small saucepan, whisk the sugar with the egg and yolks until smooth, and stir in the juice and salt. Place the pan over …

Salted egg yolk croissant: Where to find it in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia

<i>If you’re more than willing to travel and queue for food, head to these local and overseas cafes and bakeries to try the salted egg yolk croissants</i> …

Cast-Iron Skillet Pizza, Where Have You Been All Our Lives?

Thanks to a store-bought dough and a screaming-hot cast-iron skillet, weeknight pizza just got a whole lot better.<p>What if we told you there existed a pizza recipe that was so easy, so fast, and so insanely delicious it would change your life? It's true! It'll <i>at least</i> change your weeknight-cooking …

Cast Iron Skillet

Super Clever Small Space Solution: The Transforming Living Cube

(Image credit: Design Milk)<p>To fit a lot of things into a little space, sometimes you have to get creative. For a San Francisco loft apartment that's …

Everything David Chang Ate in LA This Week According to Instagram

<b>David Chang</b> of Momofuku and <i>Mind of a Chef</i> fame was in our neck of the woods this week for his <i>Eating Out Loud</i> event, which took place last night with live readings from the likes of Jonathan Gold, Roy Choi, and more. Chang also did a live reading and mentioned that he ate Japanese food in Torrance …

David Chang

See how these designers made a small apartment feel bigger than it is

Finding an apartment in Shanghai can be challenging at best, and finding a large apartment can be even harder.<p>MoreDesignOffice took this challenge …

banana puddings with vanilla bean wafers

A year ago, I made what I called Bananas Foster Puddings — individual puddings in which the bananas had been lightly caramelized in butter, brown …

Dessert

9 Bento Boxes and Other Ways to Pack Your Lunch in the 21st Century

You know how you used to pack your lunch box every day, emblazoned with your favorite action figure, Little Pony, or Sailor Moon character? Maybe you picked one out during back-to-school shopping every year, and you carried it with pride as it kept your PB&J safe and sound? And then you grew up, …

Shopping

Eggs en Cocotte: An Easy (But Often Forgotten) Egg Breakfast

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>It's a shame people don't think to prepare eggs <i>en cocotte</i> way more often—it's such an easy, elegant way of serving eggs. If you're not familiar with it, "en cocotte" is a method of baking eggs individually in small vessels. …

Australian Farmer Combats Soil Erosion By Plowing Land into Giant Geometric Artwork

As cool as technological advancements in the agricultural world are, sometimes it is pretty awesome to see generation-old wisdom successfully implemented. After a bushfire swept through his land in south Australia, farmer Brian Fischer came up with a creative solution to combat soil erosion, …

Farming