Karla Torres

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How To: Fry An Egg the Spanish Way

<b>Food blogging introduced us</b> to Spanish fried eggs. All credit goes to In Praise of Sardines, where this method of <i>huevos fritos</i> captured our …

"Baked" Oatmeal in a Mug - Food & Whine

I recently posted about Chocolate Cake in a Mug, where I showed you how to bake a single-serving chocolate cake in only a few minutes. That got me to …

The World's Most Beautiful Shower Enclosures

(Image credit: Trad Home)<p>Unless your bathroom is big enough to have a completely open shower, with water spraying gloriously all over the place, …

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10 Ways to Squeeze Extra Storage Out of a Small Closet

Living in a little apartment can have its own special joys (like being able to reach everything you own without getting off the sofa), but small …

How To Choose the Perfect Paint Color? Look at The Light

(Image credit: Nasozi Kakembo)<p>Paint color and light go hand in hand, and are a complex couple. Your paint color will look different depending on the …

#Okavango14: Elephants Will Sense Your Calm

Changing Planet<p>Imagine: Camping among lions, hyenas, jackals, baboons and elephants. Having thousands of birds fly overhead daily. Poling—and dragging—a boat through hippo and elephant trails. The Okavango Delta is a wild place, and the richest I’ve ever seen in terms of biodiversity.<p>An African …

Eerie Photos of Feral Parrots in Tokyo

“Parrots should not be in Tokyo,” writes photographer Yoshinori Mizutani of the hundreds of green parakeets that have nested in the city’s trees. …

Before & After: A Card Catalog Gets Character

As all DIYers know, sometimes the flea market is just not your friend. Yari had visions of finding a vintage library file to buy and restore for her …

Dorm DIYs: 10 Ways to Add Personality to Drab College Decor

There are a couple of weeks left until college students move in and classes start — which means there's still time to think about dorm decor. These …

Photojournalists We've Lost In Conflict Zones And Their Work

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10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

Women Who Rule

Laura Brown celebrates fearless femmes.<p>Many years ago, the editor of <i>Harper's Bazaar,</i> Carmel Snow, made a grand pronouncement. "Elegance," she declared, possibly snapping on gloves as she spoke, "is good taste plus a dash of daring." And Ms. Snow was right, boiling down style to a digestible …

Best of dPS 2013

This is Why Camera Ergonomics Are Important

Let’s have a virtual hands up. Who has bought a camera over the internet based on its reviews without ever physically trying it? I bet there are a …

100 Christmas Cocktail and Drink Recipes to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Maybe just half a drink more...<p>It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and that means presents, sweets, parties, and most importantly, holiday booze. If you're already feeling eggnog'd out just thinking about the holidays, try one of these 100 cocktails we've gathered—from hot buttery rum …

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What to Do with Leftover Wine

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: So you popped the cork on too many bottles this holiday season (who didn't?) -- here's what to do with all that wine when it's no longer good enough to</i> …

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Fake Lashes? Bold Lips? Say Yes To These Glam Makeup Looks

<i>Despite Robin Black's self-professed love/hate relationship with beauty, the photographer-cum-makeup artist behind Beauty is Boring is bent on</i> …

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12 business books you will need to read in 2014

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Adam Grant here.</i><p>One of the highlights of becoming an author is getting to read some exciting books in advance, and hearing early buzz about others. It’s the book nerd’s version of seeing sneak previews of movies before they hit the silver …

Subject Placement Tips in Photography

This should be one of the most obvious things in an image yet many people have absolutely no idea as to where it should go. Most people take their …

29 Popular DSLR Lenses Among Our Readers

5 Good Photography Habits You Want to Start Today

5 Good Photography Habits to Start Today - shoot daily, take notes, look at photos, back up, and more! Take your photography up a level with these …

Do You Have a Prime Lens in Your Camera Bag?

Do you own a prime lens? Every DSLR owner should have at least one fast, fixed focal length lens in their camera bag. Zoom lenses are great; they can …

Black and White Photography Tips

It is often believed that good photos are ones with beautiful colors. However, there are other forms of photography such as black and white, …

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The desk you didn’t know you needed.

Sorry, I’m about to spoil your mind… Whether you’re a hardcore gamer, work from home-er, or really just anybody who owns a laptop… you gotta have the …

KEY LIME PIE RECIPE ft. Jim Chapman - SORTED

The Paradoxical Traits Of Resilient People

Resilient people develop a mental capacity that allows them to adapt with ease during adversity. Like bamboo, they bend but rarely break. How resilient are you?<p>Journalist Hara Estroff Marano once wrote in a <i>Psychology Today</i> article “The Art of Resilience”:<p>“Resilience may be an art, the ultimate art …