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15 Phrases That Will Change Your Life In 2015

As the new year approaches, many of us will resolve to transform our bodies -- but what about our minds?<p>Giving ourselves a mental makeover could be just as important as giving ourselves a physical one. But accomplishing that doesn't just lie in changing our thoughts -- it's also dependent on …

Dirty car artist leaves masterpieces in the dust

He is an Eagle Scout, a versatile bar-band drummer and a senior GUI designer for a company that creates mobile apps for the health care industry.<p>But Scott Wade is famous for drawing dirty pictures.<p>It’s not the content that raises eyebrows but the canvas on which Wade creates. Present him with a …

Tom Hanks

The mind-bending effects of feeling two hearts

When a man was fitted with a new heart, his mind changed in unusual ways. Why? The answer reveals a surprising truth about all our bodies, says David Robson.<p>Every second or so, Carlos would feel a small “bump” hitting his tummy. It was the beating of his “second heart”.<p>The small mechanical pump was …

Psychology

9 Cocktail Party Commandments Every Host Should Follow

Charleston, South Carolina-based hostess-cum-wedding planner extraordinaire Tara Guerard makes entertaining hundreds look easy. Here, she spills her tricks of the trade for a flawless cocktail hour.<p><b>1.</b> Location is first and foremost. Consider your guest count—if you're expecting over 12 people, make …

5 Incredible Treehouses You Can Actually Rent Around the World

Hotels, bed and breakfasts, hostels, and even tents -- these are all places you would probably consider acceptable accommodations for your next vacation.<p>Well, what about a tree? Would you mind sleeping amidst birds and their fellow canopy dwellers as part of your next getaway?<p>OK, we're not talking …

Travel Industry

A Kitchen Island, More Storage, and a Home Office Workspace... All In One!

(Image credit: Bethany Nauert)<p>When we think of clever solutions for the kitchen, <i>this</i> is what we're talking about. In a recent House Tour on Apartment …

Santa Monica

Mint Chocolate Cheesecake Popsicles

July 6, 2012<p><b>The following post, photos, and recipe for Mint Chocolate Cheesecake Popsicles is a guest post from my friend, Jamie of My Baking</b> …

Chocolate Chip Carrot Cookies Recipe

chocolate chip carrot cookies<p>Serves: about 12 small cookies<p>Ingredients<p>6 tablespoons flour (I used half spelt, half millet, but half white/wheat would …

Red lentil & chorizo soup

Sweet smoked paprika and cumin flavour this rustic blend topped with spicy Spanish sausage<p>Ingredients<p>1 tbsp olive oil, plus extra for drizzling<br>• 200g …

Chorizo

Creamy Blackberry Frozen Yogurt

Summer has been so good to us this year. I'm trying desperately to hold on to any remainders of this wonderful season. I've already frozen tons of …

Creme Brûlée Muffins - Chef in Training

Almost a year ago, I joined my husband at the Wynn in Las Vegas for one of his business trips. It was fabulous. When he was off doing business, I …

Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Chocolate and peanut butter. One of the best flavor pairings on earth.<p>And you can make your own chocolate peanut butter …

Weekend Project: Homemade Crackers | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Make your next cheese and charcuterie course one to remember with delicious homemade crackers for serving. Our version comes together quickly and easily, and it’s easy to vary with your favorite spices and herbs. Best of all, you can roll out and freeze sheets of dough for up to a month before …

Baking

Meyer Lemon Pudding with Blueberries | Bijouxs | Little Jewels from the Kitchen

The comfort of food. A childhood gem gets a little polish at Bijouxs – Meyer Lemon Pudding with Blueberries – light and fluffy, an everyday little …

Homemade Croissants

One of my favorite things about our new apartment is that we have space for an honest to goodness dining table. I mean, sitting on the floor and …

Dirty Pirate Popsicles

We have thing for getting sideways with classic cocktails and then turning them into poptails. This week the classic rum and coke has been flipped to …

Spicy New Orleans Barbeque Shrimp Recipe for Mardi Gras

Posted by <b>Susie</b> on <b>Sunday, February 19, 2012</b><p>New Orleans has always held a very special place in my heart. It’s easy to fall for its sultry, Southern …

Bloglovin

Last summer, my sister and I escaped to NYC for 36 hours. We packed in a show, some good shopping, and a lot of good eating including breakfast at …

Blueberry-Vanilla Panna Cotta | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This <i>panna cotta</i> — an Italian specialty — has the pure flavor of fresh cream and vanilla bean, with a slightly thickened, custardlike consistency. Dotted with fresh blueberries, it makes a showstopping dessert for spring and summer.<p><b>Blueberry-Vanilla Panna Cotta</b><p>2 1/2 tsp. (1 package) unflavored …

Dessert

Labneh

508<p>46<p>7<p>Shares 561<p>I have always loved Middle Eastern foods. The fresh vegetables, the liberal use of herbs and seasonings, including a touch of …

Tomato Jam

There was a lovely stillness when I awoke this morning. I was cradled in a warm bed, nestled under a cloud of down, my head resting on my pillow. The …

Tomatoes

made Butter

Home-made butter is one of life’s little luxuries. Good butter can make anything taste better. So far, I haven’t been that impressed with American …

Homemade

Baked eggs with bacon and parmesan

June 10, 2013<p>I wasn’t very active for the past week, that’s all because I’ve decided to take advantage of summer and Berlin. I went to many strange …

Coriander Thogayal (Kothamalli Thogayal Recipe) - Cilantro chutney for rice

Coriander Thogayal Recipe – Ingredients<p><b>Preparation Time</b> : 10 mins | <b>Cooking Time</b> : 10 mins | <b>Serves</b> : 2 <b><br>Recipe Category</b>: Sidedish | <b>Recipe Cuisine</b>: South …

Stovetop Charred Baba Ganoush

Sometimes you don’t want to cook, you just want to play with fire. I bet many chefs would admit as much (see: guys and grilling, for example). The …

Roasted Cherry Vanilla Ice Cream with Bourbon and Chocolate • The Bojon Gourmet

Like many teenagers before us, my best friend and I ate unconscionable amounts of gelato while traveling through Europe many years ago. Each …

No-bake strawberry cheesecake

Tomorrow is Midsummer's eve, one of the biggest holidays in Sweden. This is when we eat lots and lots of strawberries, pickled herring (not...

How To Make Baklava

<b>Prep the filling.</b> Preheat the oven to 350°F. Measure out 8 ounces of walnuts and 8 ounces of pistachios using a kitchen scale and place in the bowl …

Baking

How to Make Italian Grissini Breadsticks

<b>Proof the yeast.</b> In the bowl of a stand mixer, combine the whole wheat flour, water, honey and yeast. Stir with a wooden spoon to combine and let sit …

Baking