Brian Gerdes

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How Wacky Are Thy Branches: The World’s Strangest Christmas Trees

If you deck the halls with sand or antlers, these trees may be for you.<p>If we’re being honest, the history of the Christmas tree is murky, pre-dating …

Christmas Trees

Sweet Maple Chipotle Barbecue Sauce

Heat vegetable oil in a saucepan over medium heat, then cook the onions and garlic until the onions are translucent (approximately 5 minutes).<p>Add the …

Surprising Bridge House in Thailand Accommodating a Two-Generation Family

<b>Junsekino Architect And Design</b> completed the development of <b>Bridge House</b>, a contemporary family home in Bangkok, Thailand. This unconventional …

Grilled Cilantro, Lime & Paprika Corn on the Cob

Posted in Food and Host<p>Remember to corn-on-the-cob yourself in the face this summer. But don’t just jam it into the family-size tub of margarine like …

How to Reach Your Ideal Customer on Social Media

Cut through the clutter by letting each platform do what it does best.<p>Giorgio Taverniti, owner of Frank's Pizza House in Toronto, was savvy about social media but had limited use for it in his business; it's hard to write clever tweets when your hands are busy stretching dough and sprinkling …

15 Ways to Wreck Your Personal Brand, Fail at Social Selling

<i>A brand is a reason to choose.</i>We live in a connected world. The act of deeply examining the people and businesses we buy from is a common occurrence. …

Selling

Braised Short Rib Chalupas

<b>To braise the short ribs:</b><p>Preheat an oven to 325°F (165°C).<p>Season the short ribs generously with salt and pepper. In a Dutch oven over medium-high heat, warm 3 Tbs. of the oil until nearly smoking. Working in batches to avoid crowding, brown the ribs on all sides, about 5 minutes per batch. Transfer …

How to Smoke A Deer Roast •NEBRASKALand Magazine

Smoking your own meat, especially when the meat comes from an animal you harvested, is a rewarding and satisfying experience. Here are a few steps to …

klopf architecture updates classic eichler home in palo alto

<b>klopf architecture updates classic eichler home in palo alto</b><br>all images © mariko reed<p><b>joseph eichler, founder of eichler homes, was responsible for the</b> …

Architecture

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Crispy Organic Chicken with Lemon Vodka Angel Hair Pasta - Nancy's Cravings

I could eat this lemon-y Dish of Heaven Everyday!!<p>The simplicity and decadence of this dish shouldn’t be missed!!<p>It’s not often that something so …

Pineapple Chicken Tinga Quesadilla Tostadas | HBH

Jeez, my titles are just too insane.<p>Before the one you see now, I had Chipotle in there too, but wow, it was just way too much of a tongue twister. I …

Best ever Korean recipes

Korean food is one of the hottest trends right now. Our favourite Korean recipes include marinated BBQ meats, fresh salads and kimchi, deep fried …

7 Non-Boring Chicken Recipes

News flash: Chicken doesn't have to be boring. So instead of making the same old, same old, spice up dinner with one of these seven inventive chicken …

Amazing facade and amazing entrance. Do you agree? http://www.worldofarchi.com/2012/12/asian-dream-home-with-perfect-modern.html

What do you think about this amazing living space around the house? http://www.worldofarchi.com/2012/11/spirit-lake-modern-hillside-home-by.html

This swimming pool looks so attractive. Specially with this transparent wall. Do you agree?

modular modern homes by Davis Studio Architecture + Design, design architect for Grow Community

<b></b><p><b>Grow Community</b> <br>Davis Studio A+D / pieceHomes is the Architect for Grow Community (Phase One) on Bainbridge Island which is just a short ferry ride …

Peaceful Refuge Optimally Connected to the Outdoors: Hog Pen Creek Residence in Texas

With an envied location on the tree-covered confluence of Hog Pen Creek and Lake Austin, USA, the <b>Hog Pen Creek Residence</b> by Lake|Flato Arhitects is a …

House H / Jaime Ortiz de Zevallos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> House H has been developed on a 1,000 m2 plot, on a busy road in the outskirts of Lima. The project …

Architecture

The North Lake Wenatchee House by DeForest Architects

DeForest Architects designed this house on Lake Wenatchee in Washington State.<p>Description from the architects<p>Rustic. Modern. Cozy. Sophisticated. …

Parthenon Place Residence. West Vancouver. Schmidt Architecture.

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Vancouver North Shore

Articles about seattle home carefully blocks out neighbors while celebrating natural on Dwell.com - Dwell

Melding corrugated metal with Douglas Fir wood, a sustainable home in Seattle brings nature inside while preserving a couple’s...<p>Canadian architect Omar Gandhi and his team at Omar Gandhi Architect are always looking to build meaningful projects that will...<p>Every day, we select our favorite home by …

Prefab Homes

Articles about stair remember 7 ingenious staircase ideas on Dwell.com - Dwell

The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>Somehow stairs have become the object of "design porn" of late, and while it seems as likely that lamps or sofas or kitchen...<p>Gone are the days of bathrooms simply being …

Architecture

21 Cool Bedrooms for Clean and Simple Design Inspiration

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Design at Sketch<p>While you might not consider a fireplace in the bedroom to be a bastion of simplicity, plenty of negative space a …

Articles about modern home design savvy family florida on Dwell.com - Dwell

A design-build firm with a flair for modernism creates a stylish indoor/outdoor living space in Winter Park.<p>Once ashamed of his lackluster Chicago abode, architect Brad Lynch tore it down and started over with a family home that’s part...<p>An old barn in a Beverly Hills canyon inspires a new, …

San Francisco

Chicken recipes: Easy, in the oven, or on the grill

Chicken recipes: Braised, baked, breaded, fried, or grilled, chicken is an easy-to-prepare dinner staple and easy on the budget, too.<p><i>3 lbs. chicken</i> …

Cooking

Mamma Bianco's Sausage Gorgonzola Stuffed Shells

When I was a little girl, I used to live on Blandina Street, upstairs from an old woman we called Mamma Bianco. Everyone in the neighborhood would …