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How to Taste: Coffee

Professional growers, sellers, and baristas try coffee at controlled tastings called cuppings, but the average person may not know what separates a great cup of coffee from one that's sold by a vested, mustachio'd server at an overpriced but minimally decorated modern coffee bar.<p>As with all things, …

19 Coffee Cocktails That Will Be the Star of Your Brunch

Whether hot or iced, what could be better than caffeine with a kick?<p>What could be better than caffeine with a kick?

How to Buy Coffee Like a Pro

Want to star in your own episode of <i>Portlandia</i>? Go to the coffee aisle, pick up a bag of beans and read it aloud.<p>Should you go for the single-origin …

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Fairy Treehouse in Bellevue; Greenwood Passive House For Sale

<b>GOING GREEN</b>—<b>Palatine Passive</b>, the distinct 3-BR, 2.25-bath at 8713 Palatine Avenue N in Greenwood is now on the market asking $1.05M. Malboeuf Bowie Architecture created this eco-friendly gem, which is actually still in final stages of Passive House Certification. There aren't very many homes in …

The Coffee Trike Is for Sale

A caffeine-filled fixture of Dewey Square is for sale, now that its owner has his own brick-and-mortar coffee shop to run. San Bellino spent three years serving espresso from The Coffee Trike and is now in the market for a buyer, according to <i>Boston Magazine</i>.<p>Bellino opened Gracenote Boston downtown …

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How to Make Amazing Fizzy Fruit

We've partnered with the mad food scientists at ChefSteps to bring their hyper-inventive cooking videos to F&W readers.<p>Best party trick ever: Serve …

9 Things Science Says Your Home Needs If You Want to Be Happy

Go on: Buy yourself flowers.<p>Just because your home is stylish and clean doesn't mean you're living your happiest life possible. Bummer, we know. But according to science, these are the colors, scents, and accessories you should feature in your home to improve your chances for complete and utter …

How to Make Stovetop Mac and Cheese That's Better Than Boxed

There’s a time and a place for boxed macaroni and cheese: 2:00 in the morning on the couch. But when it comes to dinner, you can do better than a …

The Science Behind Making the Perfect Cup of Coffee

<b>The Right Equipment</b> <br>Carguilo likes the clean, robust taste that comes from a manual dripper, since it filters out oil and sediment. And she’s not …

Food Porn Alert: Our Most Favorite Photos of the Year

BRB, we're eating with our eyes.<p>Sometimes we sit at our desks, clicking through food photos, and instantly transform into the literal embodiment of the emoji with hearts for eyes. We have our most beautifully photographed recipes of 2015 to thank for that.

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Scrambled Egg Brunch Bread Recipe

"Perfect for brunch, this beautiful braid is filled with eggs, ham, and cheese. Using refrigerated crescent rolls makes it a snap to …

10 Make-Ahead Dinners for Christmas Week

For an extra-relaxing week between Christmas and New Year’s, have these meals on hand in the fridge or freezer to reheat as you need them.<p><b>1. Chicken</b> …

10 Homemade Stocks for All Your Soup Needs

Don't ever throw those bones away—utilize them to make these 10 flavorful, long-simmering stocks.<p><b>There's nothing like a large pot of simmering goodness</b> to welcome you home after a long, tiring day. In case you didn't know, stock, as opposed to broth, is made with bones, and the collagen from those …

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BA's Best Hot Chocolate

4 Servings<p>If you’re feeling really decadent and fancy (as you should), add a splash of half-and-half or heavy cream just before serving. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>December 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons cocoa powder (preferably Dutch-processed), plus more …

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Bicycling's Gourmet Puncheur Coffee | Bicycling

We talk a lot about coffee at <i>Bicycling</i>, and with good reason: A great cup can make the difference when you're in a meeting or getting ready for a ride, buffering against energy dips and helping to push you up grueling climbs. Great cups depend on even greater beans, and finding a consistent source …

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This $100 Million Palace Has Everything You Could Ever Need

Not many of us can live this large — but that doesn't mean we don't like to window shop.<p>Modeled after the Peterhof Grand Palace in St. Petersburg, a Long Island estate with 60,000 square feet of living space recently went on the market for $100 million.<p>Located in in the village of Kings Point on …

Anki's new robot car racing game totally blew me away by bridging the digital and real world

Try as I might, it’s hard to keep up with <i>every single</i> gadget/device/connected toy released, and Anki’s Drive racing game totally passed me by first time around.<p>However, the company has just released its second robot racing game in the form of Anki Overdrive, which is partially compatible with the …

30 Gorgeous Farmhouses Across America

10 Hanging Planters to Perk Up an Empty Corner

If there's room for a hook, there's room for a plant.<p>If there's room for a hook, there's room for a plant.

Articles about tiny backyard studio seattle filled midcentury finds on Dwell.com - Dwell

A petite outbuilding is exactly what a couple needed for their Seattle property.<p>In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a...<p>At just $79,000, this customizable mobile trailer allows you to design the tiny house of your …

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5 Small-Space Ideas to Steal From This Cool Caravan

There's style (and some super-smart storage moves) to be found inside.<p>This tiny caravan — the Wohnwagon, designed in Austria — might inspire romantic notions of hitting the open road and never looking back, but we're realists. There's few of us who can pick up and get of Dodge at a moment's …

Amazon now lets you create customized 3D printed figures of video game characters

Amazon has partnered with Sandboxr, a company specializing in 3D-printed collectibles, to let you create customized 3D printed figures of video game characters from Smite, Infinity Blade, and Primal Carnage.<p>Amazon launched its Shapeways-like 3D printing store last June, giving consumers access to …

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Optimum Flow of Spaces Exhibited by Mid-Century Modern Home in California

Klopf Architecture, Outer Space Landscape Architects, and Flegels Construction updated a classical 1950s original mid-century modern home designed by …

This Petite Cottage Will Totally Sell You on Downsizing

The interior is effortlessly glowing — and anything but claustrophobic.<p>If there was ever a place that proved that small-space living doesn't need to feel like a sacrifice, it's the "Oceanside Retreat," from the designers at Creative Cottages. Sure, the one-bedroom, one-bath abode might be a …

Articles about 16 modern dining rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Pull up a chair and gather around the table for our very own supper club.<p>Looking into the holiday weekend, many of you may be spending a lot of time at the dining table over the next couple of...<p>Space, light, and twists on color use define this collection of some of our favorite modern living rooms …

Food & Dining

Artist Drills Coconuts into Lamps That Shine Gorgeous Patterns of Lights

Artist Vainius Kubilius carefully crafts lamps that project visually exciting and exotic patterns of light on adjacent walls. Unlike your typical light designer, Kubilius doesn't simply work with metals and manmade materials. Instead, this creative innovator incorporates coconuts into his products, …

Light Bulbs

A Southern Historic Home With a Porch That Won't Quit

Not to mention four super-romantic fireplaces.<p>There's something extra-special about homes that have managed to retain their historic integrity <i>and</i> offer modern-day conveniences and polish. So, when we spotted this charming turn-of-the-century North Carolina property, we were instantly smitten.<p>Period …

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This Quaint California Cottage Started Out as a Garage

Sunny yellow wallpaper can really transform a space.<p>Looking at the exterior of this place, it's hard to imagine its previous life as a garage. Yet, this Berkeley, California home once served as the carriage house for a beautiful estate designed by the legendary architect Bernard Maybeck, who was a …

35 Unique Backyard Ideas to Steal for Your House

Get away from it all (without leaving your home).<p>There's inspiration to be found in even the most manicured landscapes or stately patios.

60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …