Shruty Murthy

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Books to Read if You Love Greek or Roman Mythology

This list of books about Greek or Roman mythology is sponsored by Little, Brown and Company, publisher of <i>Circe</i> by Madeline Miller.In the house of …

Literature

The 10 Commandments of Furniture Placement

Here at Apartment Therapy, we've been banging on about furniture placement for years, and it seems we've got a lot to say on the topic. Between all …

Living Rooms

The Sauce That Gets Me Excited to Eat Plain Old Steamed Vegetables

<i>The new year is a time to reset, especially in the kitchen. To help you get there, we've partnered with Eggland's Best to highlight dishes that are satisfying and nourishing, but light enough that they won't feel over-indulgent. All are made even more delicious with EB eggs.</i><p>What’s that famous …

Food

How to Make Swirly, Flaky, Mesmerizing Sfogliatelle

Buckle up, guys—this pastry is definitely a project. But trust me, it’s a super fun, satisfying, and delicious one. There’s nothing like a batch of still-warm sfogliatelle (or if you’re just referring to one, sfogliatella), an especially beautiful Italian pastry. Multiple layers of gorgeously thin …

Baking

The Thin

Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Sift together the flour, salt, and baking soda in a mixing bowl. Combine the egg, milk, and vanilla and bring to room …

The best books of 2017, if you combine 21 “best books of 2017” lists

Best-books-of-the-year lists are a way for editors to promote the books they loved the most, but it’s easy to forget such lists are subjective. One way to get a view of what the industry thinks as a whole is to look at the lists in aggregate. That’s why we combined 21 of 2017’s best-books roundups …

Books

15 Easy Side Dishes to Serve with Beef Tenderloin

Beef tenderloin is an annual feast in our household. Covering the beef tenderloin in a salt crust makes roasting it easy and fast, which leaves me …

Cooking

POV BMW M760Li top-speed run -- V12-powered rocket

It’s seriously hard to not love a V12-powered luxury sedan. The idea of a massively luxurious sedan with enough power to make a Ferrari turn-tail is …

The Best Books You May Have Missed This Year

Everyone wishes they had more time in the day to curl up with a good book. With so many great new releases in 2017, we can’t blame you if you missed some under-the-radar literary gems. As the temperatures drop and the holiday shopping madness begins, add these books to your list — we know you’ll be …

A Father's Cruel Mission To Create 'The Only Girl In The World'

Maude Julien's childhood was so horrible, it's difficult to read about. Her father wanted to turn her into some kind of superhuman, able to withstand any torment without flinching. So he treated her in a subhuman way: He forced her to stay in a dark cellar at night, to meditate on death. He made …

Cardigans

This Red Wine Brownies Recipe Will Take Your Dessert Game up a Notch

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 370°F. Assemble all ingredients.<p>Step 2<p>Melt chocolate and butter in a microwave for about 45 seconds.<p>Step 3<p>Mix chocolate and …

Cumin-Roasted Shrimp with Green Chile Cocktail Sauce

Who doesn't love shrimp cocktail? We give this classic app a modern spin by roasting the cumin-dusted shellfish to concentrate the flavors, and …

5 Things I Have to Have From Jenna Lyon's Soho Loft

It's undeniable that Jenna Lyons has infinitely enviable style. Her former townhouse, published in Domino in 2008, is one of the most pinned …

Living Rooms

20 Pieces of Writing Advice from William Faulkner

William Faulkner is one of the best writers America has ever produced, with a distinctive voice and a relentless intelligence that earned him a Nobel …

Show Off Your Storage With Stylish Baskets You Can DIY

For the love of all things organized, don't limit yourself to clear plastic containers. There is so much more style to be found in the realm of home …

Crafting

Don’t Call Yourself a Photographer If You Still Make These 5 Beginner Mistakes (VIDEO)

We’re really not trying to be mean here, but seriously folks, if you’re still making the five beginner mistakes in the video below it’s time to clean …

Photography

How To Start a New Blog 2018 – Best Blogging Tips for a Better Blog

1. Create the Perfect Blog Schedule for work<p>The daily routine is the best part of the successful blogging game. All professional bloggers have a …

Biryani With Goat Meat

Biryani is a pleasure to behold and eat! Fragrant long-grained rice is layered with meat or vegetables that have been cooked in a mixture of spices. …

16 Clever Designer Solutions to the Most Common Small-Space Conundrums

An old home with a lack of square footage might feel limiting to some, but the 900-square-foot, 1900s-era Sunset Smart Cottage proves any space can be transformed with strategic decorating and innovative home gadgets. Even the interior design concept for the cottage involved an emerging tech trend: …

Home Decorating

9 Delicious Crock-Pot Chicken Recipes

Need fresh ideas for chicken? Toss your favorite bird into the slow cooker, set it, and forget it until dinnertime.<p>Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka …

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

Italian Food

Corn, Green Chile, and Cheese Tamales

These flavorful savory tamales stuffed with kernels of sweet corn, cream cheese, and spicy chile peppers are a delight to eat. Making tamales is …

Louisiana Style Shrimp

In a large pan over medium-high heat, add 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil, a turn of the pan. Add the sausage and cook until brown. Remove the …

Moroccan Fried Cauliflower Recipe

This tempura-style cauliflower is made extra flavorful by the additions of garlic, parsley and Moroccan spices to the batter. Similar although less …