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15 Kid-Friendly Cooking Projects for Vacation (Or Anytime)

From DIY hot fudge to homemade pizza, these recipes save the day and the dinner.<p><b>Can't hear the words, "I'm bored!"</b> one more time? Sounds like you need some kid-friendly cooking projects recipes. From DIY hot fudge to homemade pizza, these recipes save the day <i>and</i> the dinner.

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11 Foods You Can Make Heart-Shaped

From fluffy pancakes to melty chocolate sandwiches, here are 11 terrific foods that can be shaped into hearts for Valentine's Day.<p>From fluffy …

Articles about peaceful bungalow makes dream retirement home on Dwell.com - Dwell

It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an unrealistic one because of coastal homes prices.<p>A couple’s retirement home on a nature preserve in Carmel, California, emerges as a series of eco-conscious pavilions that rest...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's May 2016 …

Best of the Week: Architecture, Tech News, Illustrations and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

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15 Gorgeous Birthday Cakes for Anyone's Big Day

We've rounded up 15 decadent, celebration-worthy cakes, from double banana to chocolate-caramel.<p><b>From mint chip ice cream cakes</b> to a decadent, towering double banana cake, these confections are epic enough for a birthday celebration.

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65 Super Bowl Dessert Recipes, Because Life Ain't All Chicken Wings

These Super Bowl recipes are low-effort crowd pleasers. Yes, there are brownies.<p>It's just not a Super Bowl party without a stunning display of dessert options. (At least that's what we always say.) Here are our most winning sweet treats for the biggest game day of the year—all low-effort crowd …

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Articles about beautiful homes middle nowhere on Dwell.com - Dwell

As more and more people choose alternative ways to live, homes fashioned from old shipping containers are mushrooming up all over...<p>Here at Dwell we've always acknowledged the power of great art, whether it's adorning the walls of a modern house, or gracing...<p>A patio or outdoor deck can bring a …

Recipes to Eat off Wooden Planks (a.k.a. The BA #PlankChallenge)

Join Bon Appétit in a plank challenge… a cedar plank challenge, that is.<p><b>Fitness buffs may have heard of the 30-Day Plank Challenge.</b> We here at <i>BA</i> are having a little plank challenge of our own—we're eating all of our food off planks. It just tastes better that way. And it doesn't hurt our abs.

How to Make Healthy Desserts That Don't Taste Like Cardboard

Healthy desserts? Okay, how about kinda healthy? Nuts, seeds, whole grain flours, and good fats (calling coconut oil!) bring more than craveability to these new treats.<p>If you’re like us, the term “healthy dessert” doesn’t exactly get you too excited. But hazelnut-butter and coffee meringues? Yeah, …

In Norway, A New Model For Zero-Energy Housing

Snohetta’s carbon-neutral model home looks like it’s been tipped up for a quick vacuum underneath. Could it be replicated elsewhere?<p>The building industry is one of the world’s biggest polluters. About half of the U.K.’s carbon dioxide emissions come from the construction and operation of buildings; …

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Articles about why-we-love-modern-sectional-sofas on Dwell.com - Dwell

This San Francisco storefront presents modern design from a roster of independent makers and locally-based talents.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>Single mod-loving gal seeks North Jersey split-level for a match made in …

House Duk by Nico van der Meulen Architects

House Duk in Johannesburg, South Africa.<p>This is another stunning architecture project by Nico van der Meulen Architects. House Duk is a spacious home …

Articles about 6 luxurious master bedrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed from the often "disappointing and...<p>In the face of often pessimistic news screens about leaking oil pipelines, …

Articles about rooms completely wrapped wood on Dwell.com - Dwell

The efficiency and aesthetics of prefab proved appealing to the owner of this Dwell Home, built on a rugged island off Canada’s...<p>For Vitsœ, the 621 side table and its packaging reflect the brand’s ethic.<p>Designing a house for this setting was a thrilling puzzle of aesthetics and terrain for a young …

16 Winter Pasta Recipes to Keep You Warm and Well-Fed

Braised meat, slow-simmered sauces, and plenty of cheese—it's all here in these cozy pasta dishes.<p><b>We'll eat pasta any time of year</b>, but winter pasta dishes are especially satisfying. Braised meats, slow-simmered sauces, and plenty of cheese: It's all here, in these 16 pasta dishes perfect for …

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Hazelnut Butter and Coffee Meringues

Makes about 24 Servings<p>For a high-contrast swirl, go easy when folding in the nut butter. A stroke or two with the spatula is enough.<p>January 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup skin-on hazelnuts<p>¼ teaspoon kosher salt<p>4 large egg whites<p>Pinch of cream of tartar<p>½ cup granulated sugar<p>¾ cup powdered sugar<p>2 …

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5 (New!) Ways to Top Avocado Toast

From salsa verde to toasted nuts, here are 5 creative ways to mix up your avocado toast<p>Avocado toast is soo last year. Actually, now that we mention it, we’ve been singing the praises of avocado toast for at least two years now.<p>Despite all the new ways we’re topping our toast this year, we’re still …

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12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

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Best Interior Design Posts of 2014

Refurbished Flat in Islington by Architecture for London<br>A London flat in is located in a Georgian townhouse and despite keeping many of the classic …

Articles about most popular homes 2014 city living on Dwell.com - Dwell

In the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, Ahmad Djuhara is on a one-man crusade to blow away the conservative cobwebs of the city’s...<p>Making the most of an overlooked lot, this modern home rises over the surrounding neighborhood to capture snowcapped views.<p>You’ve known you were destined to dwell in …

10 Of The Most Fabulous Housing Designs Of 2014

From a house dangling off a cliff to an apartment designed to make friends, here are the most ingenious residential designs of the year.<p>Not everyone can live in a one-of-a-kind, architect-designed home, but there is no shortage of spectacular designs that make us wish we did, whether it’s a …

Articles about most popular homes 2014 small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>You’ve known you were destined to dwell in outer space ever …

Hobbit holiday homes you can stay in around the world

As The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies hits UK cinemas, we take a look at the best Shire-like abodes you can rent for your next holiday

Articles about sourcing guide modern prefab companies europe on Dwell.com - Dwell

119 prefab builders made Dwell's annual list; now, check out some of their European counterparts in our roundup of prefab homes...<p>For book enthusiasts who are up to their eyeballs in books, there are tons of great modern systems for storing them, some that...<p>A new prefab prototype on a Scottish …

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Articles about three sisters renovate their parents midcentury home on Dwell.com - Dwell

When you are involved in building renovations, whether a small scale domestic renovation project or a large scale industrial job...<p>These midcentury modern homes showcase the design of Frank Lloyd Wright, Charles Gwathmey, Willis & Lillian Leenhouts, and more.<p>Rescued from disorder and disrepair by …

20 Paleo Desserts That Let You Have Your Steak, Your Cake, And Eat It All, Too

Pecan pie, carrot cake cookies, cranberry pumpkin cheesecake and apple crumble. These sweets may all sound too good to be true for anyone following a Paleo diet, which restricts grains, gluten, soy and dairy. But Paleo-approved desserts should exist without sacrificing an ounce in the taste …

Spaghettini with Garlic and Dried Chile

4 Servings<p>September 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 ounces spaghettini<p>Kosher salt<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil<p>3 large garlic cloves, lightly crushed<p>3 dried Calabrian peppers or chiles de árbol<p>4 tablespoons finely grated Parmesan<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Cook pasta in a large pot of …

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