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Copycat Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits - Delish.com

It's no surprise that Red Lobster's Cheddar Bay Biscuits are so popular they have their own Facebook page—or even that the page in question has more …

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10 Game-Changing Beauty Products I Found on Reddit

From tattoo liner to stays-put-forever lip color.<p>Reddit is the best beauty-obsessed friend you never knew you had. I'm telling you: These users do not pull punches when it comes to critiquing products (R.I.P. the foundation you <i>thought</i> was amazing), which means that if a lip color, eyeliner, or …

Women’s hockey has come so far, and has so much further to go

Former governor-general Adrienne Clarkson laughs to think that, 100 years from now, she may be best remembered for a small statue of an Inuit goddess whose chopped-off fingers turned into walruses.<p>That would be Sedna, goddess of the sea and marine animals, and the model for the Clarkson Cup that …

Ice Hockey

10 Best Lip Balms You Gotta Try

There’s one thing that universal among makeup fiends, minimalists and everyone in between: lip balm. Whether it’s the scent that gets you or it’s the moisture and sun protection, it’s a product that pretty much everyone uses. That means there’s no shortage of options out there, so we’ve taken it …

Beauty

13 Walls You Need to Take a Picture in Front of Before You Die

And then post on Instagram immediately.<p>Calling all Instagram fanatics: This list is basically all of the world's most amazing backdrops for your next selfie. Some are super-famous, others are less well-known, but they're all super delightful. Trust us, you're going to want to seek these walls out …

13 Must-Have Items to Declutter Your Desk

Do you have loose paper fluttering around your work space? Does everything on your desk compete for your attention and make it hard to work? Do you spend at least ten minutes every day looking for that one document, folder or stray paper clip? Whether you’re a working stiff like us or cramming for …

Cute

10 Amazing Treehouses You Can Actually Stay In

There’s something magical about a treehouse. And we’re not talking about your run-of-the-mill backyard hideaway filled with kids’ toys. These 10 examples are architectural gems that offer forest views and a cozy night’s sleep. And the best part? You can actually book them.<p>Treehouse Point<p><b>Issaquah,</b> …

Hotels

The Complete Guide to Where to Put Your Eye Makeup

Finally, an easy way to decode those complicated tutorials.<p>Eyeliner, eye shadow, blending brushes — oh my! Learning to use eye makeup is no easy task, even for seasoned beauty buffs. If you have a tough time decoding all those tricky makeup tutorials, I have an easy guide to each part of the eye so …

Makeup

15 Affordable Ways to Decorate With Marble

When you walk into a house decorated with marble, a few words are sure to come to mind: chic, clean, luxurious, etc. The stone comes in a variety of colors that can go with any taste. But if your budget is a bit too tight for marble floors and countertops, not to worry — there are plenty of other …

Decorations

Skip Takeout and Cook Up This Easy, Quick Noodle Dinner Instead

For some, the kitchen can seem pretty intimidating: There are thing-a-ma-bobs and whatcha-ma-call-its and don’t even get us started on that mixture-blender-thing ;) And although you may be afraid to try anything new because you are still trying to figure out how to properly cook a grilled cheese …

Recipes

Everything You Need to Know to Make the Perfect Cup of Tea

Know your tea types, and how to steep 'em right.<p>Apologies in advance for the bubble-bursting, but we have an announcement: Making tea is not just boiling water and pouring it over a bag. There's a time and a place for PG Tips, to be sure, but beyond that place is a whole world of greens, blacks, …

Table of Contents: The New Glamour

We’ve been looking to Italy lately for design inspiration; stay tuned for a week of glamorous finds from the country that invented La Dolce Vita.<p>Is …

Dig Into Sundaes, Sodas, and Floats at the Country's Charming New Ice Cream Parlors

There’s nothing old-fashioned about today’s throwback ice cream parlors, where sprinkles make way for Aleppo pecans, floats get a splash of house-made lemongrass soda, and that cherry on top is pickled.<p>We’re all for polishing off a pint during a <i>House Hunters</i> marathon. But our grandparents had it …

Dessert

The Best Wine for Your Zodiac Sign

Not that we're stopping you from serving them all.<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. No, really: Elle.com's Astrotwins and Wine All The Time's Marissa A. Ross have found your perfect match.

12 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know Your Microwave Could Do

Ah, the noble microwave. From meals you can make in a mug to a four-course brunch, this appliance is like the superhero of the quick and easy meal. But did you know your microwave can be used to make even more gourmet treats? We’re not just talking about upgrading dorm food or heating up leftovers. …

Recipes

9 Clever Ways to Organize With a Towel Bar

These rods are handy all over the house — not just the bathroom.<p>These rods are handy all over the house — not just the bathroom.

Russia fined $85,000 for skipping Canada's anthem

ZURICH -- The Russian Hockey Federation was fined Monday over the national team snubbing Canada's victory celebration after the world championship …

Ice Hockey

Articles about 8 rooftop oases on Dwell.com - Dwell

These urban refuges effectively use greenery, water features, and delicate lighting in every inch of their modest spaces to...<p>It's no surprise that the most unique mailboxes came from the bygone era of Cadillacs, colorful toasters, atomic clocks, and...<p>Many Londoners are known for having a …

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Articles about 9 relaxing freestanding tubs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Lighting circumscribes a space, and therefore how we interpret ourself within that space.<p>Whether it's the sound of waves crashing on the shore, or its entrancing blue color, there is something so relaxing about being...<p>Don't just tile the bathroom floor: tile the walls and ceiling, too.<p>One …

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10 DIY Mirror Projects to Give Your Room a Major Upgrade

A strategically placed mirror can make a room feel larger, give you a place to make sure you don’t have lipstick on your teeth before walking out the door and add a bit of character to any space. And since it’s something you look at every day, why not make it just as fabulous and beautiful as you …

House Design

27 Sandwich Ideas You Probably Haven't Thought of Yet

Don't waste an inch of that bakery bread—these 27 sandwich ideas will help you eat your way through the entire loaf without getting bored.<p>If you've ever been tempted by a freshly-made loaf of bakery bread during a weekend shopping trip, you know how quickly yeasty, carby nirvana can turn into …

Recipes

Chocolate Brownie Cookies

If a fudgy brownie and chewy chocolate chip cookie had a baby, it would be this decadent creation.<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups gluten-free powdered sugar<p>¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 large egg whites<p>1 large egg<p>4 oz. bittersweet chocolate, chopped<p>3 tablespoons cacao nibs<p>Recipe …

Dessert

Articles about 10 ways use tile your home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Want to add a pop of color to your kitchen backsplash or redesign your shower with a cool pattern? Well, we have a solution for...<p>Hygge (pronounced “hoo-gah”) is a Danish cultural concept which has recently taken the world by storm.<p>Last week, we saw 15 modern homes with black exteriors.<p>Color has a …

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Best-Ever Grilled Cheese

After rigorous scientific testing for this best-ever grilled cheese, we’ve determined that sandwiches sliced in half on a diagonal actually taste better.<p>Ingredients<p>2 slices ½”-thick Pullman or other white bread<p>2 tablespoons mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter<p>2 ounces thinly sliced American …

Recipes

Articles about renovation elevates humble ranch among its iconic midcentury neighbors on Dwell.com - Dwell

An architect immersed in the history of California modernism restored a nondescript Los Angeles ranch house bordering a...<p>A 1960s home with an unusual awning gets upgraded with 21st-century conveniences while maintaining its Austin street cred.<p>With the goals of improving storage and flow in their …

Architecture

13 Beautiful Homes That Are Older Than America

We've come along way since Colonial times, but these historic houses still make us starry-eyed.<p>We've come along way since Colonial times, but these historic houses still make us starry-eyed.

This Cottage Is as Close to Magical as You Can Get

Seriously, its name is "Faerie Door."<p>This countryside cottage totally proves that you don't have to be Harry Potter to have a mystical, storybook getaway in England. Called the Faerie Door (I mean, are you swooning yet?), this beautiful rental is hidden away in Wiltshire, England and is simply …

Articles about 18 modern kitchens on Dwell.com - Dwell

What’s the secret to successfully wedging a kitchen into a 258-square-foot apartment? A visual balancing act.<p>The kitchen is the heart of your home—so choose a counter that works for your lifestyle and gets the job done the way you want.<p>It doesn’t always take a full-scale renovation to make a …

Kitchens