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made Butter

Home-made butter is one of life’s little luxuries. Good butter can make anything taste better. So far, I haven’t been that impressed with American …

Asparagus Fries with Curry Dip Recipe

Veggie’s Revenge: Asparagus Fries with Curry-Mayo Dip<p>Veggie’s Revenge <i>will make you want to eat your vegetables every single time (and lick the plate</i> …

French Fries

Blueberry Mojito

May 23, 2013<p>Jorge likes to joke that I am a “Southern Hemisphere Drinker”. I love Rum and Tequila, but I tolerate vodka, gin and scotch/bourbon. …

Pan-Fried Crispy Chickpeas with Lime

<i>By the time you read this I will be somewhere in the air on my way home to Kansas. I’ve written in the past about my carefully packed snacks for</i> …

8 Slow Cooker Recipes for Hot Days

I'm sure your slow cooker isn't the first cooking apparatus you think of when the weather heats up. However, this time-saving tool takes all the hot …

Cooking

Dinner in the sky over Venice in June (pictured here in Vienna) http://ow.ly/2xjvuy

LUXUO

Chanel's pop up nail bar opens at Selfridges London -

Chanel

Villingili Resort and Spa - Maldives Luxury meets...

Luxury meets exceptional Maldivian landscapes at Villingili Resort and Spa, creating a stylish, postcard-perfect environment in which to relax and …

AUDI WANTS YOU! : Audi Makes Plans To Recruit Veterans

Audi is working with the over 1,800 military service alumni groups as well as public and private groups that support military veterans in a new …

Military

25 Best Wines for Summer

With the promise of summer just around the corner, liquor retailers are giving more shelf space to light, crisp, fruity and bubbly wines as people …

Sparkling Wine

Luxury Accommodation of the Week: Villingili Resort

Matlai Hotel - Zanzibar, Tanzania Attractively...

Attractively located on the southeast coast of Zanzibar island, Boutique Hotel Matlai provides the perfect beach getaway. Its first villa, Asili …

Hugo Boss Woos Jason Wu to New Position of Boss Womenswear Artistic Director http://bit.ly/1boeZXu

The In/Out List: Black & Blue

How to Collect Costume Jewelry

On the eve of her museum exhibition and Fashion Jewelry book launch with Assouline, Barbara Berger reveals her collecting tips. As told to Christine Whitney.<p><b>HOW TO GET STARTED</b> I was always drawn to the fantasy of costume, and I've been collecting since I was 13. A lot of people collect maybe three …

Intel will overpay to secure TV deals for its set-top box, says Reuters

Intel's plan to launch an internet TV platform is progressing, as the company attempts to nail down content deals from major media companies. A report from <i>Reuters</i> cites anonymous sources as saying that CBS, News Corp., and Viacom have reached agreements on how their content will be distributed on …

Instagrad tackles student loan debt with crowdfunding platform for college (exclusive)

Student loan debt has surpassed $1 trillion and yet the cost of college tuition continues to rise.<p>Instagrad launched its attempt to solve this problem today. The startup has built a crowdfunding platform to help parents pay for their kids’ college education. Parents create campaigns on Instagrad …

Ask.fm is the new explicit online playground for teens

It's tough to be a parent of an adolescent these days. Just as parents have caught on to the fact that some of their precious youngsters may be using Snapchat to send each other sexts, it turns out the teens have already moved on to another potentially scary online service, called...Ask.fm? That's …

ZTE phone for Sprint clears FCC, shows signs it's the Vital

We're starting to get a pretty clear picture of the smartphones that Sprint has in its pipeline, which include an LG Optimus F3, a new Windows Phone from HTC, the Moto X, the Kyocera Hydro Edge and the Sprint-branded Vital. In a buildup to the debut of the latter, a ZTE-manufactured handset has …

Venezuela's Maduro scraps plan for food restriction

<b>Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro says he has halted a plan to restrict the sale of basic food items in the country's most populous state, Zulia.</b><p>The scheme would have limited the number of packages of items such as rice, milk and sugar shoppers were allowed to buy.<p>The authorities said it was …

Venezuela

South Africa urged to 'let Nelson Mandela go'

South Africans and Nelson Mandela's family have been urged to "let him go" as the revered former statesman prepared to spend another night in hospital suffering from a recurring lung infection.<p><b>Mr Mandela</b> was rushed from his home in Johannesburg by ambulance in the early hours of Saturday after …

Ten things you must do on Boston's Waterfront this summer, including visiting the Aquarium’s new Giant Ocean Tank: http://b.globe.com/15IauFZ

Boston weighs providing condoms at all public high schools

The Boston School Committee is considering a policy change that would make condoms available to high school students across the city to prevent …

Martha's Flower-Arranging Secrets

Celebrate big, billowing flowers with an exuberant large-scale arrangement. This display showcases the unrestrained beauty of hydrangeas. An armful of the flowers overflows a generous glazed-iron urn-shaped vase in an effortlessly elegant way. Tendrils of clematis winding through the blooms …

Flowers

How to Make a Butterfly Island Bed

PREVIOUS NEXT<p>Introduction<p>Gardens come alive when butterflies visit. They’re fun to watch, and they’re fascinating for kids, who can learn how …

Cherry and Peach Cobbler

The next time you set out to make a fruit cobbler, don’t limit yourself to one type of fruit. Mixing and matching fruits can make for a cobbler that …

Vanilla Chia Pudding