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HOUSE OF THE DAY: Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Dropped $20 Million On A Sprawling Mansion In LA

The 8,000-square-foot French country-style home, formerly owned by Lisa Marie Presley, includes eight bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, two swimming pools, two spas, and even a vineyard on its three acre property.<p>"I am so ready to be out of my mom's house, you have no idea," Kim told People magazine this …

Living Rooms

Smoking Meat 101: Barbecue for Beginners

Barbecue doesn't have to be intimidating. With these tips from pitmaster Pat Martin, smoking meat can be downright easy—even for beginners<p>"If you can smoke a slab of ribs, you can cook a whole hog," says <b>Pat Martin</b>, owner of Martin's BBQ Joint in Nolensville, Tennessee. Beloved of <i>Bon Appétit</i> …

BBQ

Step Up Your Father's Day Side Dish Game with Grilled Cauliflower Steaks

When juggling everything that comes along with summer entertaining—scoring those perfect medium well burgers, entertaining guests, and warding off …

4 Tiny Ways to Save This Month

Experts share laid-back ways to rein in spending without feeling the pinch.<p>Bulk Up on Discounted Movie Tickets

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Loneliness

15 Books That Will Make You Want To Visit Thailand

From its celestial beaches on the gulf to the bustling capital of Bangkok, the country gives new meaning to the word "exotic."<p>Whether you're planning a trip or just looking for some guilty pleasure literature, these are the Thai-set books you have to read.

Books

24 Hot & Spicy Recipes for Sriracha Week—or Any Week

From mapo tofu to jerk chicken, here are 24 spicy recipes guaranteed to make you sweat.<p>If you haven't figured it out already, we're big spice fiends here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. So fiendish, in fact, that we're dedicating an entire week to foods that tingle our tongues, light our mouths on fire, and make us …

Cooking

This Is The Coolest Paper Airplane You'll Ever See

Since May 2008, Luca Iaconi-Stewart, 22, has been building this 1:60 scale model of the Air India Boeing 777-300ER, made entirely out of manila folders.<p>It's incredibly detailed, from the ultra-smooth nose down to the miniature seats he installed inside. Amazingly, Iaconi-Stewart isn't an architect, …

Henry Blodget

WATCH: Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude

Most of us are pretty aware of the power and value of an "attitude of gratitude." And... most of us get busy and may forget to cultivate this attitude. I hope this video will help.<p>If you are new to tapping, it will be beneficial to also watch the first episode in the "Tap Out Your Fears" series -- …

Meditation

What Richard Sherman Taught Us About America

<i>"I'm the best corner[back] in the game. When you try me with a sorry receiver like Crabtree, that's the result you going to get."</i><p>-- Richard Sherman<p>That's the quote that got America talking.<p>The man behind it was Seattle Seahawks all-pro defensive back Richard Sherman, a guy whose mouth is about the …

High School

7 Cozy Sunday Suppers

These comforting dishes are perfect for lazy winter Sundays, when you've got some time to slow down and putter around the kitchen.<p><b>Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes</b><p>In this classic French beef stew known as Beef Bourguignon, meat is slowly braised in a rich brown sauce until fork-tender. It takes …

Cooking

How To Automatically Delete Unwanted Email From Gmail

Maybe you signed up for a newsletter ages ago and it just won't let you unsubscribe. Or some store keeps sending you offers. Or that volunteer committee that you helped out once just won't take you off their mailing list.<p>If you can't get a specific someone to stop emailing you, you can get Gmail to …

Apps

Inspirational Quotes To Get You Through The Week (January 7, 2014)

It's the start of a new week, which means it's time to shake off your weekend, take a deep breath and try to think positive, energizing thoughts. We can help.<p>Click through the slideshow below for this week's mood-boosting inspirational photo quotes. (And feel free to read, rinse and repeat as …

23 Things To Just Do

There's been an article floating around Facebook over the past few weeks titled "23 Things to Do Instead of Getting Engaged Before You're 23".<p>As everyone is entitled to their own opinion, the author comments on how so many of her Facebook friends seem to be getting married at such a young age, and …

Divorce

Why 'Follow Your Passion' Is Bizarre Advice

<b>Click here to watch the TEDTalk that inspired this post.</b><p>A couple years ago, I launched a simple experiment. I identified a large group of people, from a variety of different professional fields, who all self-reported to love what they do for a living. I then gave them a straightforward prompt: …

TED Talks

Martha Beck: 5 Things to Cross Off Your Bucket List Today

They say it's never too late. But of course it is—for all the things that waste your time, drain your energy and make you feel anything less than …

Positive Thinking

12 Tips for Perfect Fried Chicken, Plus a Master Recipe

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

Cooking

Europe's Most Beautifully Precarious Villages

Europe is home to some of the world's most enchanting villages; small, rustic towns where time seems to slow down and travelers can explore narrow streets, ancient buildings, and farm-fresh country taverns to really soak up the local flavor. Europe is also home to some of the most unusual villages …

European Travel

'A lot of people don't realise the importance of shopping around for an annuity': How to find a big lift in retirement income

'My operation delivered a bigger pension payout that has us dancing with joy': How you can get a big lift in retirement income<p>By<p>Published: 17:03 EST, …

The 6 Commandments Of Buying Gadgets

<b>1) Spend The Most Money On The Items You Use The Most</b> <br>So simple, yet so often overlooked: It’s smart shopping to splurge on the items you spend a lot of time with, and skimp on the ones you don’t.<p>“Don’t worry about the price,” says Brian Lam, founder of gadget decision-making site The Wirecutter. …

26 Epic Works Of Art Made With Sand

These'll put your little bucket-and-shovel jobs to shame.

Here's 20 Startling Images Invisible To The Naked Eye

When it comes to the world around use, not everything is as it seems. Here's 20 every objects including the likes of coffee, cigarette rolling …

15 Things You Didn't Know About "Forrest Gump"

Would you like to have seen Dave Chappelle in the role of Bubba?

45 Uses For Lemons That Will Blow Your Socks Off

Most people are familiar with the traditional uses for lemons to soothe sore throats and add some citrus flavor to our foods. However the diversity …

7 Characteristics Associated with Long Life (and How to Cultivate Them) | Mark's Daily Apple

May 15, 2013<p>By Mark Sisson<p>As much as we focus on food and fitness as the “physical” arbiters of health and longevity, there appears to be much more …