Lisa Keenan

33 Flips | 6 Magazines | 8 Likes | @LuluLives | Keep up with Lisa Keenan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Lisa Keenan”

More devastating rain expected from Harvey

<b>Houston (CNN) —</b> Exhausted and drenched in filthy floodwater, weary emergency workers and volunteers scrambled to save the latest wave of Tropical Storm Harvey's victims, amid ongoing flash flood warnings and the threat of continuing rainfall.<p>One of the victims was Sgt. Steve Perez, a veteran …

Extreme Weather

The History of 'Thug'

The surprisingly ancient and global etymology of a racially charged epithet<p>Last night, as Baltimore erupted with riots and violence and anger, the city's mayor, Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, took to Twitter to share her thoughts on the events sweeping the city. The mayor talked about "the evil we see …

Understanding Umami

<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: Which ingredients carry that fifth taste -- and the best ways to cook with them.</i><p>A long, long time ago, only four tastes ruled the culinary world: sweet, …

The Nokia Lumia 1020 Smartphone Shoots 41MP RAW Images

Aesthetically, the Nokia Lumia 1020 smartphone is beautiful. One can also experience the quality of the PureView technology, Optical Image …

Maciej Dakowicz's street photography – in pictures

'In Asia, I'm not discreet, I don't blend into the crowd,' says Maciej Dakowicz, a Polish photographer currently based in Mumbai. 'In many non-western countries, people don't mind being photographed, they even ask to be photographed,' he explains, 'although getting natural pictures can be difficult …

The 10 best contemporary still lifes

Art historian Michael Petry chooses works from Marc Quinn and Sharon Core among his favourite contemporary still lifes

Spectacular Aerial Illusion of an Underwater Waterfall

Approximately 1,200 miles off the southeast coast of Africa lies an island nation known as Mauritius that gives off the illusion of an underwater waterfall at the southwestern tip of the island. The visually deceiving impression, created in the water due to the runoff of sand and silt deposits, is …

Google Maps

I lost my prince.....

Homemade Ginger Ale

<i>posted on</i> May 9, 2013 <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>I rarely drink soda but if I do, I love ginger ale.<p>There’s something about it that just makes me feel better …

New post! Nutella Swirled Banana Bread is the culmination of five years of daydreaming. http://www.pastryaffair.com/blog/nutella-swirled-banana-bread.html

Les 5 obsessions d'Alain Ducasse

Toujours par monts et par vaux, le chef entrepreneur star le plus étoilé au monde ne s’arrête jamais. Il parcoure la planète au gré de ses 30 …

Don't Be Scared, It's Just Hollandaise: The Easy Blender Recipe (VIDEO)

In our last installment of "Don't Be Scared, It's Just ____," we were coaxing you into a loving relationship with the thorny flower of the artichoke plant. We talked about how to tame the spiky vegetable in your kitchen simply, deliciously and in a way you can pretty much do with your eyes …

English Muffins

English muffins are one of the first foods I can remember eating. My mom has always liked eating breakfast at diners, and as a child I would …

Jim Lahey's Tips for Perfect Grilled Pizza

There's no one better to teach the secrets of perfect grilled pizza than Jim Lahey, owner of Sullivan Street Bakery and Co. pizzeria in New York, and …

Crab Rangoon Recipe

1. In a medium bowl, combine the cream cheese and crabmeat. Stir in the scallions, sesame oil, soy sauce, Worcestershire sauce and salt.<p>2. Heat 1 …

Nutella Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>I’ve made quite a few chocolate-peanut butter cookies in my day.<p>But had yet to bake Nutella into cookies until now. What …

Photographer Shoots 50 Disassembled Objects in Photo Series 'Things Come Apart'

The saying, “the whole is greater than the sum of its parts,” is certainly illustrated here in this picture series conceptualized by artist and …

This is Why Your Pictures Suck

Dear Charlie,<p>You’ve asked me in evaluating your work to be brutally honest. Admittedly, it’s something that other photographers have asked for, but …

Page Not Found (404) - CNET

All Time Favorites<p>We put Shark Tank's bizarre and amazing products to the test<p>4:02<p>The tech 'Back to the Future' predicted for 2015 -- and what it missed<p>5:50<p>Emoji dos and don'ts<p>2:49<p>Super-creepy 3D-printed cape responds to onlookers (Tomorrow Daily 248)<p>7:53<p>Behind-the-scenes of Disneyland's 60th …