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Vegan is the new black

For a long time, being a vegan was considered unusual and difficult to pull off. That's no longer true, especially in Berlin. The city is a haven for …

26 Delicious Vegan Breakfast Ideas You'll Want To Wake Up For

What *do* vegans eat for breakfast, anyway?

Forks over knives Vegan No-Tuna Salad Sandwich

I have have a new favorite recipe. I’ve wanted to try this for a while and I finally whipped it together last night for dinner. First let me say, …

This Wyoming Home Made of Reclaimed Stone From an 1890s Dairy Barn Will Knock Your Socks Off

The original creamery was moved and rebuilt, stone by stone.<p>It may only be a decade old, but this Jackson, Wyoming, home has a historical feel that helps it blend right into the Teton Valley landscape. That's because the main house is a resurrected 19th century dairy farm, which was moved, brick by …

The Convertible, Tiny Apartment

How do you transform a dated 400-square-foot studio into a modern home with room to hold a dinner party and welcome an occasional overnight guest?<p>That was the challenge Kseniya and Ryan Merritt presented to Robert Garneau, an architect in Brooklyn, a few years ago when they decided to overhaul …

15 Decadent and Amazing Vegan Carrot Cakes

Would you ever have guessed that carrot cake dates back to the Middle Ages in Europe? It’s true! Sugars and sweeteners were a privilege of the …

7 ‘apartment-in-a-box’ designs for tiny spaces

Small living, made easy<p>As micro apartments become ever more prevalent in cities around the world, architects and designers seem to have grasped firmly onto one idea: the “all-in-one” furniture solution that combines multiple functions into one module. The premise is simple. By tucking in everything …

General Tso’s Tofu [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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Apple design director perfects a prefab home into an ultra-minimal, modern dwelling

It should come as no surprise that when Apple’s Director of Store Design was in the market for a new house, he wanted a home that would be as modern …

Prefab Homes

Micro Apartment With Sliding Furniture And An Open Design

When downsizing became popular a while back in Hong Kong, the houses and apartments started getting smaller and smaller. Soon after that, a micro …

Pushing the limits and configure an apartment for living and working under 500 square feet - CAANdesign | Architecture and home design blog

Architects: Jordan Parnass Digital Architecture<br>Location: East Villa, New York, USA<br>Year: 2008<br>Area: 500 ft²/ 47 m²<br>Photo courtesy: Frank Oudeman, Sean …

Architecture

Alzheimer’s May Start Decades Before Diagnosis

Neurodegenerative brain changes begin by middle age, underscoring the need for lifelong preventive brain maintenance.<p>Subscribe to Videos Discuss …

Six Things Everyone Should Know About Quantum Physics

Quantum physics is usually just intimidating from the get-go. It’s kind of weird and can seem counter-intuitive, even for the physicists who deal with it every day. But it’s not incomprehensible. If you’re reading something about quantum physics, there are really six key concepts about it that you …

Quantum Mechanics

Chilled Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

4.5 stars based on 7 votes<p>This recipe was inspired by a chilled tomato soup I had at a restaurant recently that tasted brighter, sweeter and more …

Chilled Roasted Red Pepper Soup

Servings: 4-6<p>Prep Time: 15 Minutes<p>Cook Time: 40 Minutes<p>Total Time: 55 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>4 red bell peppers (about 2 pounds), seeded and quartered<br>• 3 …

Creamy Zucchini, Walnut and Dill Soup

5 stars based on 16 votes<p>May marks the start of zucchini season but I love this silky puréed soup anytime of year. It’s surprisingly healthy — …

Asparagus Soup with Lemon and Parmesan

5 stars based on 121 votes<p>This delicate and creamy asparagus soup tastes wonderfully luxurious, yet it’s made without heavy cream — just vegetables, …

Late Summer Corn Soup with Fresh Herbs...from the Hamptons

5 stars based on 17 votes<p>I’ve fantasized about a vacation in the Hamptons for a very long time…probably something to do with my long-standing <i>Barefoot</i> …

Roasted Garlic Gazpacho

5 stars based on 4 votes<p>Gazpacho is a cold Spanish-style soup made from tomatoes, olive oil, wine vinegar and other vegetables. It’s typically loaded …

Golden Gazpacho

Servings: 4<p>Prep Time: 10 Minutes<p>Total Time: 10 Minutes, plus at least 1 hour to chill<p>Ingredients<p>6 cups yellow cherry tomatoes (you'll need about 3 …

The One Reason Every Blogger Should Use Google+

Once again this week I was asked by a colleague why they should care about Google+. This is a person who regularly publishes content, already has a full plate and wanted to be convinced why she should take up another social network. A scenario that’s all too familiar with many people I come in …

How to get important people to respond to your emails

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Adam Grant here.</i><p>Two years ago, I made a commitment to do something that made me profoundly uncomfortable. I had just finished writing my first book, and I promised my publisher that I would reach out to bestselling authors and senior leaders, …

Self-improvement

This Post Will Go Viral

I spent months researching what makes something go viral. Here's what I learned and how to apply it to your business.<p>It's marketers' million-dollar question: What makes something go viral?<p>You know that social media is best used to establish and maintain a long term relationship with your customers. …