Rhys du Lyon

71 Flips | 3 Magazines | 56 Likes | 5 Following | 2 Followers | @bouie | A twenty-something communication designer from the tropics.

Beef Stroganoff

Oh Beef Stroganoff—the ultimate comfort food! Tender strips of beef and mushrooms are first sautéed in butter, then swirled with sour cream to make a …

Cooking

How to make the perfect salted caramel sauce

Photograph: Felicity Cloake/Guardian<p>Nigella Lawson’s salted caramel sauce.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/29/1422523211068/9d5ebe8d-b9a3-42d7-825b-4d69980e8a44-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Felicity Cloake/Guardian<p>Nigella Lawson’s salted caramel …

How to cook the perfect corned beef hash

Best of British or school-dinner stodge? Is tinned beef unbeatable, or do you make your own? And are fried eggs mandatory – or just greedy?<p>Count this column as a victory for the common man, a two fingers up at the powers that be – an achievement akin to the scrapping of the proposed pasty tax. Not …

Cooking

Chocolate Truffles

<i>Please welcome guest author Garrett McCord who is helping us get ready for Valentine’s Day with these easy-to-make chocolate truffles. ~Elise</i>Want to …

Pancake Day: which beer makes the best batter?

Ours is a house of pancake junkies. They were the first thing that I cooked for my longterm girlfriend and the first food my son ever asked for. Even running out of milk doesn’t ​stop the pancake production – I’ve made them with tap water, tonic water (disgusting – don’t try it), soda water, cider …

Buttermilk Biscuits and Sausage Gravy

<i>Here is a favorite recipe for buttermilk biscuits with sausage gravy, updated from the archives, first posted in 2011. It’s from my Alabama-native</i> …

Breakfast

French Onion Soup

Is there anything more comforting on a chilly day than a hot bowl of French onion soup? Especially with a thick slice of toasted bread loaded with …

Onions

How to make the perfect baklava

Middle Eastern food and drink,Dessert,Baking,Food & drink,Life and style<p>The sultan of sweets or a sugar bomb not worth the risk of diabetes? Which is your favourite filling – and where makes the best version?<p>I have a baklava problem. Many recipes caution that, since the sweet Middle Eastern pastry …

Homemade Linen Spray

Linen spray is one of life's little luxuries, but you don't have to have a luxurious budget to make your own. If you've got five minutes and a few …

Cleaning

Google is revamping bookmarks in Chrome with a new extension

There's no getting around it — bookmarks aren't all that great. Google is hoping to make them a bit better with a new Chrome extension that, simply enough, is called Google Bookmark Manager. The extension swaps out the nigh-useless list of links for a grid of items illustrated with snapshots of the …

Why You Should Apply Design Thinking To Your Life

Through her workshops, Ayse Birsel coaches designers and non-designers alike to “design the life you love.”<p>Award-winning product designer Ayse Birsel stands before a room of 18 expectant Innovation by Design workshop attendees, the rainbow strands of a beaded necklace and an improvised lanyard of …

Honey Mustard Chicken Recipe

This is one of those lazy days, couldn’t be easier, don’t have to think about it and it still turns out great, dishes.<p>You just mix honey, Dijon …

What to do when a design client doesn't pay

When it comes to getting paid, we run a pretty tight ship here at Web123, but it wasn’t always beer and skittles.<p>A few years ago our Debtors used to …

Entrepreneurship

French Toast {The Best.}

Is there nothing better than French toast for Sunday breakfast? Thick slices of bread, soaked in a mixture of beaten eggs with milk and cinnamon, …

How to Set Up Your First Kitchen for Less Than $300

(Image credit: Faith Durand)<p>Have you ever started from scratch in a new kitchen? Perhaps you were leaving for college, or disentangling one household …

Kitchens

3 professional tools to create your own typeface

As a graphic designer, creating and publishing fonts has always been something I wanted to do. While I was studying, I would often take a day to make …

Typography

Salmon Chowder Recipe

My mother and father live down the street from me, just a few houses away. This is wonderfully convenient for yours truly, who often finds herself …

Banana Bread

This banana bread has been the most popular recipe on Simply Recipes for over 10 years. Thousands of people make it every day. Why?Because it really …

Get an MBA-Equivalent Education with These Free Courses

Want to learn everything you might in an MBA program—without having to pay for the expensive classes? Online learning hub SlideRule has gathered free …

Education

Akihiro Mizuuchi Teaches Us How To Code Love In HTML

Are you a programmer in love? Do you have trouble telling that special person how you feel? If so, Japanese web and graphic designer Akihiro Mizuuchi …

14 awesome free graffiti fonts

The graffiti fonts in today’s scenario have gained so much popularity in the professional businesses all due to the spectacular rise of street art as …

Typography

Browse Massimo Vignelli’s NYC Subway Manual On Twitter

Created in 1972, Massimo Vignelli’s revamp of the New York City subway map was as heralded by design nerds as it was reviled by New Yorkers. The designer transformed city geography into sleek geometric lines, which many people found confusing. Vignelli’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority map …

Download 275 Free Resume Templates for Microsoft Word

A good resume can land you that job interview, so you want to stand out. If formatting a resume isn't your thing, Hloom has 275 free Microsoft Word …

Pentagram creates new typeface for Smithsonian Design Museum's logo

There are plenty of museums around the world that feature design in their galleries but the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum is the only …

Museums

Add "GIF" to the Start of YouTube Links to Convert Videos to GIF

Web: GIF YouTube is a simple web app with a single purpose. It wants to convert YouTube videos into short GIFs, and make it easy for you to remember …

The Inspirational Creative Font Collection (Includes Web Fonts)

The Inspirational Creative Font Collection (Includes Web Fonts) <b>Just $29</b><p><b>Deal Expired</b> $29<p>Who this deal is for:<p>Graphic designers Scrapbookers …

Typography

29 Great Free Business Card PSD Templates: The Ace up Your Sleeve

When it comes to promoting a business, we have become accustomed to resort to online means such as websites, social media profiles, Google ads and …

Double Chocolate Pancakes and More

July 28, 2014<p>How about a little chocolate to go with your chocolate?<p>That’s right! Double Chocolate Chip Pancakes to start the day.<p>Now, this is …

Great meals for one – go on, treat yourself

One of the great joys of cooking is sharing the results. There's nothing quite like preparing a feast for appreciative friends, or creating a special meal for someone you love. Cooking for one? That's less fun. As one of the 7.7m Brits who live alone, I do it almost every night of the week.<br>Most …