Lys Garcia

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Where to Get the Greatest Biscuits in the Country

Served simply with butter and jam or topped with fried chicken or gravy, these are the flakiest, buttery-est biscuits (not made by you) in …

5 Ways to Give the Fast-Food Breakfast Sandwich a Makeover

Homemade egg sandwiches can be so much better.<p>Picture your basic fast-food breakfast sandwich: There’s the flimsy approximation of an English muffin, …

9 Tricks for Grilling Scallops

<i>This summer, Christine Burns Rudalevige of The Family Fish Project is on a mission to help us cook and eat more seafood at home.</i><p><i>Today: Nine tips for perfectly grilled scallops, plus the grapefruit and chile glaze you should put on them.</i><p>I recently saw a bumper sticker on a Subaru with Maine plates …

Apple Pie Cookies for an Epic Barbecue Dessert

I grew up with the Queen of Pie Crust.<p>Yes, I am, in fact talking about my mother. She makes one phenomenal pie crust, which means she makes one mean pie. What kind of pie? Pick any kind - it's out of this world.<p>As such, I fully blame her for what I like to refer to as my "Pie Problem". Pie Problem: …

5 Perfect House Wines Under $16

Good, inexpensive wines like these are perfect for weeknight drinking. They'll go with practically any dish.<p>Good, inexpensive wines like these are …

Persistence and Patience Rewarded Handsomely at DC's Rose's Luxury

The practical one in our group had tried her best to corral us. She told us to show up by 5:50 p.m. on this Friday evening if we wanted to snag a spot at Rose's Luxury right away. Otherwise, who knew how long the wait would be. Maybe 30 minutes. Maybe four hours.<p>We did not heed her. She texted us …

What to Pack for an Office Snack

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: We've conquered the desk lunch, now it's time to upgrade the office snack.</i><p>A …

Summer Apéritif Recipes

We love the tradition of an apéritif before dinner<p>We love the tradition of an apéritif before dinner, especially when the weather turns warm and we …

A Fang-tastic Cocktail for your True Blood Premiere Party

This Sunday we're raising a glass and toasting to the final season of <i>True Blood.</i><p>That's right: it's time for one last trip to Bon Temps—a town …

New York's Chicest Gardens to Eat In

Now that the sun's out, brunch season is upon us and there's nothing better than enjoying the first meal of the day in a chic garden. Here, we've gathered some of our favorite spots in the city to do exactly that.<p><b>1)</b> Ladurée SoHo: We can't think of a better place to Instagram one of Ladurée's famed …

Crowdsourced Coverage of the Core77 Conference Afternoon Sessions: Remixes, Light-Up Prom Dresses, Consequences and the Power of Viral Videos

After an enlightening morning of discussion, coffee and idea sharing had a lot to live up to—and it did just that and more. Read on for a quick recap …

Friday Five with Naomi Sanders

<i>You’ll find artist and landscape designer Naomi Sanders living and working in Los Angeles, designing one garden at a time. A move to Los Angeles came</i> …

The strange science behind design: materials from unusual sources

From as far back as the story of Adam and Eve, who used fig leaves as makeshift clothing in the Garden of Eden, humans have been imagining ways to use natural materials to clothe themselves. Today's textiles are more inventive and technically advanced than ever as new synthetic-natural hybrids with …

Turn Old Bottles Into iPhone Cases With This 3-D Printer From Will.i.am And Coca-Cola

You probably know will.i.am best as founder and frontman of hip-hop group The Black Eyed Peas. But in the past three years, when he’s not singing about lovely lady lumps, he has been busy as Chief Creative Officer of U.S. manufacturer 3D Systems, designing a 3-D printer that aims to help reduce …

Pixel Panties: Made with Squares, Fit for Round Bottoms

Whether you’re a child of the 80s or just a little nerdy (like us) and you fondly remember the almighty 8-bit graphic video games, you’ll probably …

A Multi-Camera 360° Panoramic Timelapse of the Stars by Vincent Brady | Colossal

<p>Michigan-based photographer Vincent Brady uses an elaborate 4-camera rig and lots of software to capture what he calls Planetary Panoramas. These …

Harley Davidson Livewire Electric Motorcycle Renews Your Freedom to Ride

Harley-Davidson just has released several images of its latest project: <b>Harley-Davidson Livewire Electric Motorcycle</b>. Yes, you read that right, the …

Edgy Leather Travel Bags from The Transience

For the most part, leather travel bags are pretty predictable; sticking to the tried-and-true formula of vegetable-tanned shades of brown in vintage-inspired shapes. If you're looking for something less ho-hum and more in tune with a modern aesthetic, NYC's The Transience offers some creative …

Scribble: 100,000 Ink Colors Available In One Pen

Proving whatever you can dream may eventually come true, the Scribble Pen is a concept designed by Mark Barker and Robert Hoffman set out to realize …

Bounce Below: A Giant Network of Trampolines Suspended in an Abandoned Welsh Slate Mine | Colossal

<p>If you’re afraid of heights, caves, the dark, suffer from claustrophobia or vertigo, this might not be for you, but if not, a small Welsh town has …

Twisted Metal: David Mach Sculpts Wire Clotheshangers into Wildlife and Astronauts

It's probably not what London-based artist David Mach has in mind, but I can't help but imagine that the angst-ridden expressions of the sculpture in …

Daily Inspiration #1792

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …