Brittany Slaybaugh

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The essential guide to backpacking China's Silk Road

The section of the ancient Silk Road that runs through China is an epic journey through desert dunes to the end of the Great Wall, a length of pink mud that ends abruptly in the magnificent beige towers of the Jiayuguan Fort.<p>This is not a voyage that many travellers experience; it's often and …

Asia Travel

Brilliant Door Design Flips Over to Open and Close

Vienna-based Austrian designer Klemens Torggler has crafted a revolutionary piece of architecture that allows one to enter and exit a room by shifting a multi-panel door, known as <i>Evolution Door</i>, to an adjacent position without a floor track. Instead of having to install additional components for a …

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Shipping Container Wire

As shipping container restaurants continue to be a thing, the <i>Washington Post</i> takes a neat step-by-step look at the creation of DC's forthcoming <b>El Rey</b> taqueria. Apparently, building a restaurant out of the recycled steel shipping containers was a bit of a regulatory challenge and, in this case, <b>ended</b> …

The Most Popular Recipes of 2013

GalleryThe Most Popular Recipes of 2013<p>2013 was a great year for recipes. And, no matter how much we at Serious Eats enjoyed each and every one, we looked to you to see which were the absolute best. From pizzas you can ace at home to vegan dishes that continue to win carnivores' loyalties, these …

30 Most Earth-Shattering Foods Born In 2013

In a post-cronut world, no dream is out of reach.<p><i>CORRECTION: 2 items have been removed from this list because they debuted in a previous year. (12/12/13)</i>

San Francisco

This Restaurant Only Does Grilled Cheese, and It's Awesome [VIDEO]

Tucked in between a Salvadorian restaurant and a government parking lot in Santa Ana,CA rests <i>the Grilled Cheese Spot</i> -- a small eatery that solely serves melty, gooey, grilled cheese sandwiches. The joint's offerings range from your standard American cheese and white bread combo (cheekily named …

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5 Links to Read Before Cooking Potatoes

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: The intersection of two holidays means potatoes for everyone.</i><p>This Thursday marks the momentous overlap of Thanksgiving and the first night of Hanukkah, …

Post-Holiday Detox Recipes

Food

Forget Resumes, Jens Lennartsson Sends Action Figures of Himself to Potential Employers

The things that people do to snag a job are nuts. Standing out among the unemployed and enthusiastic is becoming pretty tough... especially when you …

Employment

"52 Reasons I Love You" Cards Tutorial | PaperVine

Find some playing cards! These fabulous cards from Ellusionist shown here are great as they have a pre-aged Vintage look.<p>Scuff them up with some …

Wood Slice Walkway Inspiration

One last photo from the Portland Flower Show. I found this walkway so interesting decorated with wood slices. Looks like the slices are just laid …

Fun & Creative Way to Give a Gift of Money

<i>A Chocolate Box of Money! Follow this easy tutorial for giving a money gift creatively.</i><p>This post contains one or more Amazon affiliate links. When …

DIY Log Stools

<b>Log stools painted with glow in the dark paint.</b><p><b>Neat idea or what?</b><p><b>Article about to make Glow in the Dark paint.</b>

From trash to something pretty...

I have always enjoyed creating things--whether it's hand-sewing a fabric purse, refashioning vintage jewelry or painting a design on a cabinet, a …

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Hi Michelle,You can use butter. It has a lower melting point, so be careful that you don’t grip the bag too much or the buttercream may get …

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Vintage Suitcases that Go Boom

Oct 26, 2010 by Grace<p>I’ve always had fantasies of being a DJ, and if these BoomCases had existed in my college years, I may have just traded my …

a bit of halloween {eye} candy.

Hey there! Hope your Halloween was safe, and fun. We had a blast over here at Chez Tennis!<p>As an adult I basically saw no reason to celebrate anything …

5 Minute Chocolate Fudge S'mores Mug Cake.

5 Minute Chocolate Fudge S’mores Mug Cake.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 10, 2012 370<p>Oh hi!<p>Just sharing a s’mores mug cake today. That can be made in 5 …

7 DIY Crayon Lipsticks to Make Now

Around here, we love DIY beauty goodies and lipstick in equal measure. After seeing DIY crayon lipstick recipes around the web, we decided it was …

Natural Branch Coasters

Making a set of branch coasters from a fallen tree will allow the beauty of that wood to live on and tell the story in its rings. When you are out …

Beauty

Grilled Salmon with Dill Butter Recipe

Do you have your grill on? Here’s a quick and easy way to grill salmon. No marinade required. The trick to grilled salmon, so that your fillets stay …

Seafood

The Best Chewy Brownies Recipe by Faith Gorsky

<b>These brownies have to come with a disclaimer though; they are full-fat, full-sugar, and not “light” in any way.</b><br>By Faith Gorsky<p>I think you’ll find …

Dessert

Toasted Sage Gnocchi with Sautéed Asparagus & Caramelized Shallots - Adventures in Cooking

I didn’t encounter gnocchi for the first time until I left for college and found them in the aisles of the nearby Trader Joe’s. I immediately fell in …

Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Skewers With Pineapple and Teriyaki Sauce Recipe

The cure for the common skewer: brined chicken is wrapped in bacon, threaded on skewers with pineapple, grilled, and finished with a brush of teriyaki for a sweet, salty, fruity, smoky, and meaty treat.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Brine:</b>7 cups cold water1 1/2 cups soy sauce1/4 cup …

Caramelized Salmon

Caramelized salmon.<p>Do I need to go on? Because the word caramelized pretty much speaks itself straight into my soul.<p>There’s just something about food …

Mashed Potato, Cheddar and Chive Waffles

What am I going to do with all of these leftover mashed potatoes (said no one ever!)?<p>Make waffles!<p>How is there a solution to a problem that isn’t …

Big Bear + S'mores - Adventures in Cooking

Around mid-October, I begin to pine for the vibrant colors of the Oregon autumn, and look wistfully out the window at the relatively brownish …

Bourbon Bacon Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Whipped Bourbon Bacon Sweet Potatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 13, 2013 141<p>I present to you… the trashiest of the sweet potatoes.<p>It’s like every single …