Maria Lamm

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Top 10 Easy DIY Projects to Upgrade Your Bathroom

The bathroom: It might not be your favorite room in your home, but it sure is an important one. Use your DIY skills to boost the organization and …

A company making Bluetooth-enabled suitcases wants to solve your biggest travel problems

Having luggage that is both durable and functional can take your trip from stressful to seamless.<p>While travel bags can often be hefty and easily lost, a new company called Raden is aiming to change this by introducing a line of design-focused and app-connected suitcase.<p>"I used to work at Aldo and …

The Taco Diet: Finding the Best Carnitas, Spicy Shrimp and Chorizo in San Diego

Tracking a major trend, F&W’s Kate Krader goes to a U.S. taco capital—San Diego—and discovers incredible things to eat morning, noon and night.<p>Here’s …

The Most Brilliant Mac & Cheese Hack Ever

Macaroni and cheese is at the top of chef Grae Nonas's list for its awesome potential as leftovers. Here, his easiest, most crazy delicious use for …

How to Fix Lumpy Gravy and 3 Other Classic Thanksgiving Mistakes

To coincide with the release of her new book, F&W editor in chief Dana Cowin asks legendary chef Jonathan Waxman to troubleshoot her …

5 Steps to Warming, Delicious Beef Stew

After you master the method, there are zillions of ways to vary a recipe. Here are five steps to take when creating your own beef stew.<p>Beef stew …

7 Cakes and Their Cupcake Counterparts

Here, seven cakes for big celebrations and their cupcake counterparts for everyday eating.<p>In this week’s Chefs in Conversation video, Top Chef …

The One App You Need On Your Résumé If You Want A Job At Google

Average pay at Google is $141,000.<p>It's relatively easy to get a job at Google, too.<p>The company is so large and has such a massive need for talent that hiring for Google is something of a headache, so if you have the right skills, Google is really enthusiastic to hear from you.<p>Especially if you know …

Do You Think Like an Entrepreneur?

<i>Ilya Pozin is a serial entrepreneur, writer, and investor. He is the founder of online video entertainment platform Pluto.TV, social greeting card company Open Me, and digital marketing agency Ciplex.</i><p>Entrepreneurs are a breed of their own. While many people fantasize about breaking free from their …

The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Social Media

Be selective<p>Your early foray into social media might seem a bit daunting and it can indeed quickly overwhelm you if you try too much, too soon. Don’t make this mistake. There’s no need to dive headlong into a long list of networks, or even the top four, right out of the gate.<p>Pick just one or two. …

Fitbit's new 'Surge' fitness watch — blunderfully announced by Brookstone

Only yesterday I met the nice people at Fitbit to check out their new fitness watch, the $250 Fitbit Surge. I tried it on. I punched some buttons. I liked that the screen tilts up at me from my wrist.<p>I liked that it had a GPS radio inside (more room was created for that by the tilted screen — good …