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20 apple desserts from around the world that you need to try

No matter how you choose to eat them, apples make for a tasty snack. Luckily, different places around the world each have a special way of incorporating apples into treats.<p>From beautiful rose-shaped treats to boozy cakes, here are 20 delicious apple desserts from around the world.

Recipes

Healthy Caprese Stuffed Avocado

Take creamy avocados to a different level with this stuffed avocado recipe!<p>Sweet and juicy grape/cherry tomatoes with fresh mozzarella balls are …

Recipe: Italian Chicken Salad Sandwiches — Recipes from The Kitchn

This is chicken salad for the mayonnaise-hating crowd — although even if you happen to think mayonnaise is perfectly delightful, this is a nice …

Remodeling Done Right: A Cost Guide

Spring and summer are traditionally the most popular seasons to take on a remodeling project. But when has it <i>ever</i> paid to do what everyone else is …

Researchers recorded a thought making its way through the brain in real time — see what it looks like

• <b>Brain scientists at the University of California Berkeley placed electrodes on the outer layer of the brains of 16 patients and watched how a thought developed in their heads.</b>• <b><br>The insights shed new light on how the prefrontal cortex coordinates activity in the brain, like a conductor.</b>• <b><br>The researchers</b> …

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Here Are The 20 Netflix Documentaries That Are Definitely Worth Your Time To Watch

Say goodbye to aimless browsing this weekend.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

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8 Stupidly Simple Instant Pot Recipes

We’ve loved the Instant Pot since we first wrote about it way back in July 2016. The brilliant thing about electric pressure cookers like the Instant …

Recipes

This substance lets you 'walk on water' — here's how it works

Turns out, walking on water isn't as impossible as it might sound — as long as you have the right kind of water. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>These people are "walking on water." The substance is a mix of water and cornstarch. The mixture is two parts cornstarch to one part water. It …

6 Powerful Design Resources Offering Hundreds of Tutorials for All Skill Levels

One of the best things about the internet is the vast amounts of knowledge available at your fingertips. You can be a complete novice in a subject, but thanks to e-learning sites and YouTube, you can gain a real understanding of practically anything. For instance, we’ve written about free photo …

Hundreds get sick on Royal Caribbean cruise — again

More than 300 passengers became ill on a Royal Caribbean cruise out of Florida last week, the second time in less than a month that sickness swept through passengers and crew on one of the cruise line's ships.<p>Royal Caribbean said 332 cases of gastrointestinal illness were reported on the …

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Make Cheesecake for Two In Record Time With Your Instant Pot

Cheesecake is one of my favorite sweet things on this earth but, as a household of one with an occasional lactose-intolerant visitor, I’m not in the …

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Hardwood floors are one of the most commonly used flooring materials, and can be found in almost any home. More than likely, you will run into …

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The Best Slow Cooker Recipes for an Office Thanksgiving

As you decide what to make for your office Thanksgiving potluck, know that your slow cooker is your number-one ally. In addition to those easy …

Make-Ahead French Toast That Tastes Like the Best Apple Pie

Apple-Cinnamon French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 10 to 12<p><i>For the French toast casserole:</i> <br>4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>6 large eggs <br>2 cups …

9 High-Protein Dinners With 5 Ingredients or Less

Dinner is my favorite meal to eat, but not my favorite meal to cook. Nothing brings me more comfort at the end of a long day than curling up with …

New 'responsive' Google Font can shapeshift to match any design

Google Fonts is getting more customizable and interactive. The company has updated its collection with its very first ‘parametric’ font – a new typographic technology that makes it easy for designers to tweak and modify the format of virtually any typeface.<p>Developed in collaboration between …

Sofa Squad Review: The Most Comfy Interior Define Sofas

With a slogan like "Beautiful design. Customized by you. Accessibly priced." the values of Interior Define are music to our design-loving ears. Based …

This may be the world's coolest kindergarten

Who knew that the world’s coolest kindergarten is located in Sydney, Australia? Designed by PAL Design, NUBO is a beautiful space strategically …

Top 5: from the one-story home you've always wanted (with floor plans!) to 12 bedrooms for each zodiac sign

So we have reached that time of the week once again! You asked for it, you got it! Here are the best articles of the week, chosen by you. If you …

33 Designer-Worthy DIYs For a Polished Home

There are few things that are as satisfying as pulling off a successful DIY project, especially when a guest asks where you purchased it. We've rounded up 50+ of our favorite tutorials that show you how to organize, entertain, and decorate with style, without spending a fortune. So, roll up your …

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12 Documentaries On Netflix That Are Totally Worth Your Monthly Subscription

If Netflix has become your one true love, you are not alone.<p>After years of trying to find good content through various websites that change their …

Cute Bedroom Decorating Ideas For Modern Girls

Today we’re sharing 5 ways to create a fun bedroom that’s cute, welcoming, and perfect for girls who are somewhere between a kid and a teen.<p>1. Let …

21 Decking Lighting Ideas – An Important Part Of Homes Outdoor Design

Decking lighting ideas become the important part of designing homes that can make it more beautiful. Nowadays, many people are interested in having …

Jameson: A cautionary tale in ordering home decor online

Two months ago, I moved to a new office. The one-room, 15-by-24-foot space needed TLC. The dated textured wallpaper was peeling, the ceiling tiles …

26 Recipes to Make for Mother's Day Brunch

If there's ever a time to stay home for brunch, it's on Mother's Day. Not that Mom doesn't deserve a nice meal out, but it's one of the busiest …

7 Legendary Interior Designers Everyone Should Know

Sure, you can pick a Kelly Wearstler–designed room out of a decorating lineup and could tell your friends if Estee Stanley, Miles Redd, or Mary McDonald would be their dream designer. But do you know the people who inspired them? These seven interiors icons are the most influential masters of the …

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

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Property Brothers share the best time to buy TVs, furniture, air conditioners and more

When the Property Brothers talk, we listen, whether they’re crooning their latest country tune or telling us how to upcycle in our backyard.<p>In their book, “Dream Home: The Property Brothers’ Ultimate Guide to Finding and Fixing Your Perfect House,” Drew and Jonathan Scott are dishing out all of …

5 Of The Easiest and Most Impressive Crostinis to Make This Thanksgiving

Five ingredients, five different apps. It’s a simple concept, and the perfect idea for holiday parties. Few things makes me happier than standing in …

Tomatoes Topped With Crabmeat and Basil

Simple ingredients go a long way in this easy, elegant snack.<p>If you don't have the time or the inclination to peel the tomatoes, use the juiciest tomatoes you can find, slice and season them, top with the crabmeat and basil, and enjoy!<p><i>Serves 6</i><p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>6 ripe medium to large Creole or other …

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