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Tips of the Week: Special Kitchen Hacks Edition

<i>Tips of the Week is our weekly peek at some of the best making tips, tricks, and recommendations we’ve discovered in our travels. Check in every Friday to see what we’ve discovered. And we want to hear from you. Please share your tips, shortcuts, best practices, and tall shop tales in the comments</i> …

Kitchens

Interview with Serraview CEO Stephen Macnee

Many of our Expert Insight articles discuss the value of integrating new ways of working into the corporate landscape. Smart companies take the time …

The Workplace

A Software Company's New Offices Balance Efficiency with Imagination

<i>Enthought’s new space gives off a coffeehouse vibe, as it balances efficiency with imagination.</i><p>When software company Enthought, Inc. enlisted …

The Workplace

The Hidden Costs of Open Ceilings

<i>While open ceilings have many benefits, costing less isn’t one of them.</i><p><i>Skender built out the second floor, a 38,000 SF space at 1330 W. Fulton Market</i> …

Home Improvement

Author Tamar Adler Shares Her ‘Best Drink in the World’

And with a few variations, you can also make the second best drink in the world, and the third...<p>In a round-up of this spring’s best new cookbooks, editor-at-large Christine Muhlke wrote: “Food writing—that is, good writing about food—ain’t what it used to be. Posts and feeds can’t compare to the …

Books

usual studio's chinese working space is decorated with naturally resourced materials

<b>usual studio’s 170-square-meter ‘rope wave office‘ is located in shanghai‘s QSW culture center.</b> the client wants to create a low-budget working …

Design

5 expert tips for stunning detail in landscape photos

How do you make a mountain appear as large to the viewer as it does to you? How do you get rid of noise in your nightscape images? How can you get …

Landscape Photography

Forget Smartphone Addiction. Here's What Experts Are Really Worried About

Our phones are not the problem when it comes to gadget addiction. It's this @jmbrandonbb<p>It's not the smartphone in your hand. It's not the tablet or the laptop. Reports about shiny objects captivating us all day miss the mark by a long shot. Apple is not to blame for making a useful phone, and …

Social Media

Jeff Goldblum's Guide to Finding the Right Glasses

Our pal Jeff has lived a hundred lives—and worn a thousand pairs of glasses. Here's our Goldblum-assisted guide to finding the right style.<p>Jeff Goldblum has been acting for a very long time—44 years and 122 credits, per IMDb—which means he's also been a public and publicly stylish figure for an …

Men's Fashion

Just The Facts : What it means if you get goosebumps when listening to music

Ok, it doesn't really mean that you're part goose.. I don't think it's actually possible to be part goose. Unless of course it's a Canadian goose.. …

Birds

Colourful Office Interior Design

Rotterdam-based agency Studio Spass is a multidisciplinary agency, founded by Jardon Korvinus and Daan Mens in 2008. In the project Unusual Volumes, …

Interior Design

Aspirational Okanagan wineries form new group to collaborate and raise profile for B.C. wines

Seven leading B.C. wineries, including 50th Parallel Estate Winery, Culmina Family Estate Winery, Haywire Wines, Liquidity Wines, Painted Rock Estate …

Wine & Spirits

DIY: No-Brainer Mods!

How to transform four affordable axes—a Gretsch Jet Club, an Epiphone Les Paul SL, and a Squier Vintage Modified Jag and Precision bass—into absolute …

Guitar

This Must Be David Byrne

For over four decades, the rock 'n' roll icon has carved out a career by zagging when everyone else was zigging—whether with his band Talking Heads or with collaborators ranging from Brian Eno to St. Vincent. Now, with his first solo record in 14 years, Byrne is attempting his trickiest act of …

Timothée Chalamet

ActiveCampaign's Employee-Centric Offices in Chicago

<i>The new Chicago offices of ActiveCampaign are uniquely employee-centric.</i><p>In less than two years, marketing software company ActiveCampaign quadrupled …

The Workplace

Happier Camper

Retro-modern at heart, delivering affordable adventure and ground-breaking flexibility in an ultra-light package.

Yogurt-Braised Chicken Legs with Garlic and Ginger

Chicken legs are seared until golden-brown and then slowly braised in yogurt spiked with garlic, ginger, and lots of spices until …

Spices

This Artist Can’t Stop Creating Weird and Wonderful Animal Hybrids in Photoshop

Digital collage artist Arne Olav Gurvin Fredriksen uses Photoshop to create strange—and often hilarious—hybrid creatures by mixing different animal parts together. A project that started purely as a hobby, Fredriksen began making his photo manipulations in 2012. Each “cross-breed” is posted on …

Digital Art

Artists create mobile art galleries in response to sky-high real-estate prices

Two Vancouver artists are bypassing the traditional route of showing their work in a stationary art gallery by going mobile in vans.Frustrated by the …

Real Estate

Sharpening with a High Pass

Hey hey! Welcome to #TravelTuesday, right here on <i>Scott Kelby’s Photoshop Insider</i>. I’m Dave Williams, I’m here every Tuesday, and today I’m coming at …

Tutorials

80+ Good Inpiration Short Bus Conversion, Check Right Now

Analytics

One Kings Lane's Creative Headquarters in New York City

<i>One Kings Lane gets a new creative headquarters that seamlessly blends office and showroom.</i><p>One Kings Lane commissioned AE Superlab to design the …

The Workplace

Study links excessive smartphone use to inability to endure emotional distress

New research published in <i>Computers in Human Behavior</i> suggests that those with poor emotion regulation skills are at higher risk of problematic …

Psychology

If you're only growing one type of tomato this year, it should be this

Every spring, home gardeners face the same thorny dilemma: With so many choices and so little space, what tomato should I grow?<p>We asked three garden experts — Scott Daigre of Tomatomania!, Mark Anderson of Farmer Mark certified organic farmer's markets and Yvonne Savio, retired coordinator of Los …

Gardening

The beauty of Bollywood

Tickets to Vernon's Bollywood Bash sold out within minutes and it's almost time for the lucky ticket holders to pick out their outfits. Outfits for …

Beauty

Adobe’s New Lightroom Classic CC Update: Here’s What You Need to Know About Version 7.3 (VIDEO)

Yesterday Adobe released a substantial update to Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic CC (Version 7.3), with new tools, enhancements for mobile …

Tutorials

Voices.com's New Office Accommodates Rapid Growth and High Energy

<i>London, Ontario-based Voices.com moves into an energetic new space that accommodates its rapid growth</i><p>“Voices.com was looking for a fresh start in a …

The Workplace

Understanding the spectrum – a comic strip explanation

By Rebecca BurgessFor version in Spanish click here.. French version click here. For printable PDF version click here. This is a great handout for …

Comic Strips

Top 10 signs you have #Aspergers

a humorous look at Aspergersby Englebert LauWhat are the top 10 signs you have Asperger’s Syndrome?<b>01.) You have inflexible routines</b>Girl: “Let’s go …

Top 10

Ukulele Lesson: Unlock Big Changes in Your Playing with Daniel Ward’s Meditative Arpeggio

Joey LustermanApril 13, 2017<p>From the Summer 2017 issue of <i>Ukulele |</i> BY DANIEL WARD<p>An arpeggio is a group of notes within a chord, which are played one …

Electric Guitar