Luisa Estrada

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16 Trader Joe's Foods You Need To Discover (And Then Hoard)

Did someone say pudding?<p>You're already going to Trader Joe's for the cookie butter, and most of us swear by Two Buck Chuck (which is now actually $3 at most locations).<p>But there are many, <i>many</i> Trader Joe's finds that you're not paying enough attention to ... unless you're a brilliant shopper, that …

Your Favorite Music to Cook To

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline—it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge—and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: It's cookin’ with the classics, and jazz, and...</i><p>The soft tearing sound a baguette …

Aphex Twin

These photos explore one girl’s coming-of-age

Growing up can be tough: love interests, awkward puberty, bad hair days, sassing your mum. The state of female adolescence is constantly changing, when you’re not quite a girl but definitely not a fully-fledged, brown suit, get-a-mortgage woman.<p>Ruby Robinson, a recent photography graduate from the …

10 Reasons to Paint Still Life

If someone had told me 10 years ago that I would be painting grapes, lemons, glassware and crockery day after day, I’d say “No way!” Well, it turns …

HOW TO PAINT WATERCOLOR TREES-PART 2

<b>Now you really didn’t think that I would stop with just four trees did you? I’ve created this and the previous tutorial especially for those of you</b> …

Graphics

A Look at Composition in Documentary Photography

In my mind, there are three important elements of a photograph. Lighting, Composition and Moment. Every picture that I love has these elements, in …

Photography

The Best Mac & Cheese

I’ve made this dish a million times. I think it’s based on something I saw Ina Garten prepare on TV several years ago. Every time I make it, I …

30 Symmetrical Photos So Good They'd Make Wes Anderson Weep

Director Wes Anderson is known for crafting near-perfect symmetry in many of his scenes, so much so that an entire video has been created to show off just how often he does this.<p>It's easy to see why he does this: symmetry is beautiful. So balanced it's somehow deeply satisfying to those of us who …

The 25 Best Restaurants in NJ 2015 - New Jersey Monthly

The Top 25 Restaurants were chosen by our panel of food critics and reporters, led by deputy editor/dining editor Eric Levin. An asterisk denotes a …

New Jersey

The Best Wine for Your Zodiac Sign

You could choose your next bottle based on its label—or go for the one that's so you it's practically written in the stars.<p>You could choose your next bottle based on its label—or go for the one that's so you it's practically written in the stars. Here, the Astro Twins and Wine All The Time's …

Wine Tasting Basics – An Excerpt from Reverse Wine Snob: How to Buy and Drink Great Wine without Breaking the Bank

<i>Today I have another excerpt for you from my book Reverse Wine Snob: How to Buy and Drink Great Wine without Breaking the Bank, this time on the wine</i> …

Still Life Photography in 5 Steps

If you’ve been participating in the Light Stalking forums lately, you will have probably also been following the rise in popularity of Mila Pinchev’s …

How to Set-Up a Watercolor Travel Palette

<i>The warmer days of Summer are here! We are heading outside to travel, sketch and paint.</i> <i></i><i><br>Not a lot of information is available on how to</i><i>set up a</i> …

Learn the Basic Steps of Watercolor Portrait Painting

Portrait painting can seem intimidating. But, as with many things, it’s easier to tackle if we break it down into small steps. So, watercolor …

Hair Color

Architecture and Abstraction – Watercolour Paintings by Amy Park

Richard Neutra’s Grace Miller House, 1941, Palm Springs CA 2012 © Amy ParkI’ve been thoroughly enjoying this architectural artwork by Amy Park, who …

12 types of guys girls hook up with while traveling

I HAD TO DO IT. I interviewed friends I’ve met while traveling from all over the world, and friends from home to suss out the types of guys girls …

18 things you absolutely *must not* do abroad (and why)

Travel insurance company GlobeLink just published this helpful infographic, outlining some of the key faux-pas tourists might commit while traveling …

10 tourist traps you should avoid in Italy — and where to go instead

But Italy is big, and it can be overwhelming for first timers, who inevitably, bowled over by choice, fall into overpriced tourist traps.<p>Here are the places you should avoid, and the often cheaper, always more authentic alternatives you should hit instead.<p>If we told you to go see a tilting old …

10 After-Dark Activities to Experience This Summer

From stargazing parties to desert garden flashlight tours to evening turtle walks, there's a lot that can be done and enjoyed only at night.<p>Only when the sun goes down can you enjoy some of the best outdoor activities of the summer, and in the cooler night air no less. From stargazing parties to …

Paddleboarding