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9 great TV shows to binge-watch this holiday weekend

TV

Sony’s new sensor could bring 4K video to next iPhone

Apple didn’t give the iPhone 6 camera a big update this cycle, but next year could be a revolutionary leap forward for iPhotographers if Apple upgrades to the new sensor its camera supplier just unveiled.<p>Sony announced today that its Exmor RS IMX230 camera sensor will be ready to ship in April …

Cameras

7 Ways to Use Summer Fruit for Labor Day Cocktails

Now is the time to make these seven refreshing cocktails with ripe peaches, watermelon and strawberries.<p>Now is the time to make these seven …

Blueberry Margarita

This quick and easy margarita recipe is made with muddled blueberries and bitters. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Margaritas

Bitters

3 Cheap Wines to Pair with Salads

Salad again for dinner? We don’t blame you. Who wants to cook at the peak of summer? Here are three wines to try that will be as refreshing as your …

Lessons from an Extreme Beer Savant

Mikkel Borg Bjergsø of Mikkeller creates extreme beers at dozens of top breweries from Copenhagen to Indiana. Here, he talks about the latest brewing …

4 New Coffee Trends, from Darker Roasts to Insanely Precise Brewing Recipes

Here, some of baristas' favorite new trends.<p>In F&W's survey of America's Favorite Food Cities, you chose Seattle as the best coffee destination in …

5 Super-Refreshing Sangrias You Should Make Right Now

Here, five fantastic sangrias to make before the end of summer.<p>Here, five fantastic sangrias to make before the end of summer.<p>1. Watermelon …

5 Ways to Get Your Toddler to Do Almost Anything

<b>1. Leverage the FOMO Phenomenon</b><p>The FOMO ("Fear of Missing Out") phenomenon isn't limited to single, trendy 20-somethings living in Manhattan. Shortly after my son started to understand language, I learned through sheer luck that toddlers actually experience FOMO too. Instead of sipping on seasonal …

SPRING SALE - 20% OFF - Personalized Cutting Board, Engraved Cutting Board, Personalized Wedding Gift, Wedding Gift, Housewarming Gift, Anni

Our cutting boards are handmade and locally sourced. We have been selling personalized and engraved cutting boards on Etsy for nearly 7 years!<p>Engraving for the 6x15 size is vertical on the end of the board. Engraving for the 8x15 and 12x15 are as shown.<p>Please leave personalization details for this …

Milestones Wine Labels - Wedding Gift First Anniversary Bridal Shower Gift Wine Basket Engagement Gift Married Moments

Milestones Wine Labels - Wedding Gift First Anniversary Bridal Shower Gift Wine Basket Engagement Gift Married Moments<p>Married Milestones Custom Wine Labels perfect sentimental present to help the soon to be newlyweds celebrate the upcoming "Firsts" in their lives.<p>♥ LABEL DESIGN<br>▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬<p>Each label …

Set of Wedding Milestone Wine Labels, wedding gift, marriage milestone labels, wedding gifts personalized for couple, engagement gift

Wedding Milestone Custom Wine Labels - Great for Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower Wine Baskets, or Engagement Party Gifts.<p>Our set of Married Milestones Custom Wine Labels perfect sentimental present to help the soon to be newlyweds celebrate the upcoming "Firsts" in their lives.<p>♥ LABEL DESIGN<br>▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬<br>• …

The Best Outdoor String Lights To Light Up the Backyard, Patio, or Balcony

Here's a useful list for your summer outdoor parties. With LED bulb, battery-operated and solar-powered lights becoming more accessible and online …

The Perks (We Swear!) Of Morning Sickness

Is the only thing getting you through first trimester morning sickness the rumor of a tranquil (and seemingly faraway) second trimester? (You've …

Take control of your data (and wallet) with these iOS tips

When surfing the web or using one of your favorite applications, chances are your iPhone is burning through mobile data. Unless you have unlimited data on your wireless plan, this can quickly become a costly habit. Luckily, it’s easy to control your data on iOS no matter who your carrier is.<p>In …

iOS

9 Cheap (or Free) Ways You Can Make Your Home (& Life) Better This Weekend

It's the weekend! Time to relax, maybe slow down a bit, maybe work on a renovation or DIY project. You can improve your home a little (and maybe even …

Want to Open a Coffee Shop? Consider These 3 Tips First

When I was planning to open my first coffee shop back in 2002, there was very little information available online to help me get started. There were some training classes, but they were all a couple hundred dollars, which is a lot to spend when you're starting out and unsure whether these big …

5 Coffee Myths Debunked

Coffee misconceptions are as ubiquitous as Starbucks locations: Every time you turn around it seems like someone's spouting off about this or that "fact," the latest (probably not-peer-reviewed) health study, or cockeyed interpretation of "tradition." Today we dispel five common old wives' (or …

Viora Lid stealthily improves the takeaway coffee experience

One of the most disappointing parts of buying any takeaway coffee is the cheap lid on the cup. The dark liquid inside has just cost you at least a …

Coffee

The State of the Art: What's New in Coffee Equipment

2014 is almost upon us, and the evolution of the coffee craft marches on. In my opinion, there's a lot of stuff out there right now that falls in the "new hotness" category that history will remember as passing fads. Others are incremental improvements to the collective arsenal of coffee tools. …

Etsy find of the day - cotton ball fairy lights

Etsy

Bath Toy Storage that Transforms to Guest Luxury Bathroom

<b>Materials:</b> Grundtal Rail; Rationell Waste Sorting Bin<p>Bath time with toddlers is a lot of fun, but all those tub toys can start to take over the …

Q&A: Smart Ways To Play With Baby?

When baby gets bored with her toys, it's so easy to pop in a cartoon and let the TV work its magic. Baby gets hypnotized by the screen for one simple …

Kids

How to make envelope slip covers - C.R.A.F.T.

Baby is almost here! And I’m finally getting around to sharing the tutorials in the nursery! Last week, I showed you how Andy built the Pottery Barn …

LG Tackles Phillips Hue With Its Own Smart Lighting System (At Half The Price)

We’re big fans of the Philips Hue line of smart lightbulbs controllable with a slick, full-featured iOS app, but there’s no doubt it’s a pricey proposition for most people, with a single Hue bulb costing as much as $60.<p>If you want smart lighting in your home for about half the price, then, pay …

Home Automation

9 Hilarious Wedding Invitations That Simply Can’t Be Ignored

The expectation of a picture-perfect storybook wedding often turns what is supposed to be a beautiful time in two people’s lives into a stressful, …

Hemnes Bridging Wall Shelf Bench/Toy Storage

<b>Materials:</b> Hemnes wall unit<p>We had a tricky space to fill in our daughter’s nursery: very narrow and rather short. All of the regular bookshelves and …

10 Hot New Toys For Babies And Toddlers

1<p>Green Toys Rocket<p>This space toy won’t just look cute in your toddler’s room, it offers lots to do — with two doors, a detachable nose and two …

Make It: DIY Hanging Mason Jar Planters

Just when I thought I'd seen every possible mason jar craft, I stumbled across this sweet and simple idea!<p>Armed with some twine, Karla from Oh So …

Norah's Girly Grey Abode

<b>Name:</b> Norah <b><br>Location:</b> Chicago, IL<p>I wanted to make a room that was peaceful and girly (but not too girly) and also doubled as a playroom. I chose grey …