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Aspiring Chinese architect built his office out of 8,500 recycled beer bottles

An aspiring architect in China has built his very own office using thousands of recycled beer bottles. Located in Chongqing city, China, Li Rongjun's …

10 Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes in Interior Design

It happens to everyone— you are shopping and see the perfect home decor accessory. Immediately you think, <i>Oh! this will look perfect in my TV room!</i><p>Of …

5 Common Mistakes That Kill Your Motivation | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Motivation is the driving force behind our actions. More motivation to do the right things is therefore one of the most common desires people have. …

Homemade Ricotta - With Cow's Milk or Goat Milk

Once you've tasted freshly made ricotta, you can't help but be hooked!<p>The first time I did was in Tuscany. The cheese was so fresh, it was still warm! I'll never forget the experience. How could something so simple be so delicious?<p>Ever since that first bite, I've been seeking out freshly made …

Key Lime Mini Cheesecakes

Key lime pie is one of my favorite summertime desserts. Cool and creamy, it is easy to make and always refreshingly zesty. Key limes are known for …

How to Make Mozzarella at Home

<b>You chop up the cheese curds</b> with a knife. I just slice it up, make little pieces — three by one inch slices — and put it in a stainless steel bowl. It's got to be stainless steel because you put in the boiling water, and stainless steel keeps the water hot.<p>You put boiling water inside — cover the …

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17 Foods That Should Be Wiped Off The Planet

You're not serious with that cookie grilled cheese sandwich, are you? It's a joke, right?<p><i>This post does not reflect the opinions of the rest of the BuzzFeed Food team. They are letting me get away with heresy because it is the last day of my internship.</i>

Classic Peruvian-Style Fish Ceviche Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Ceviche is best when it's served within 5 to 30 minutes after marinating. Use the freshest fish available. Medium shrimp or scallops cut into 1/2-inch chunks can be substituted for fish.<p><b>Read more: The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Ceviche</b><p>Ingredients1 pound fresh ocean fish such as sea bass, …

Recipe Of The Day: Sweet Potato Chips

Potato chips have a very special place in our lives. Next to (or sometimes in) our sandwiches, keeping us company as we watch tv, satisfying our stomachs and hearts alike. We like them any which way: barbecue, kettle, even sweet potato. One way they're particularly good is when homemade. If you're …

Tuscan Chicken Liver Paté Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> An old boyfriend, obsessed with all things Italian, taught me to make this deliciously intense spread that rivals anything your Jewish grandmother served. Olive oil and butter replace the schmaltz and this version has one touch I've never seen anywhere else: parmigiano reggiano. Serve …

Easy Appetizer Recipe: Baked Ricotta with Lemon, Garlic & Chives

Heat the oven to 375°F. Lightly grease a 1/2- to 1-quart gratin dish or baking pan.<p>Mix the ricotta, lemon juice and zest, garlic, chives, and salt, …

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Lavender Earl Grey Caramel

Place lavender and tea bags in a bowl; pour 1 cup boiling water over and let cool to room temperature. Strain into a 2-qt. saucepan and add sugar; …

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Cocoa-Hazelnut and Vanilla-Hazelnut Spreads

Earlier this year, I thought nothing could beat my old favorite stuff, but making my own convinced me otherwise. I absolutely love this gianduja …

Skirt Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

<i>Bon Appetit's Editor in Chief Adam Rapoport is sharing recipes and tips from his latest, The Grilling Book, all week long. We'll be rolling out his ideal Memorial Day feast -- one dish each day -- from his go-to steak to the drink in his hand.</i><p>Americans love skirt steak, but a lot of us don't know …

Jalapeño Jam Recipe

<b>Read more: Sauced: Jalapeño Jam</b><p>Ingredients3/4 pound jalapeño peppers, stemmed (seeds removed for a more mild jam)1 pound green bell peppers, stemmed, seeded, and roughly chopped6 cups granulated sugar1 1/4 cups cider vinegar1/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice from about 2 lemons1 teaspoon Kosher …

Moroccan-Style Spicy Carrot Dip Recipe

Spicy, pungent harissa and briny olives balance the sweetness of puréed glazed carrots.<p><b>Note:</b> Harissa is a Tunisian spice pasted made from piri-piri peppers. It can be found in cans or bottles in most major supermarkets or specialty grocers.<p><b>Read more: Moroccan-Style Spicy Carrot Dip</b><p>Ingredients2 …

How to Make Your Own Nutella

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week at Food52, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Unsatisfied with store-bought Nutella, Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is making a version that's a bit less sweet, a bit more</i> …

How to Make Sweet Potato Caramel

<i>Bon Appetit</i><p>When Brad Leone, our test kitchen assistant, told us that his thick homemade caramel sauce had only one ingredient, we didn't believe him. Because, of course, he was LYING. It has two ingredients: water (which, fine, Brad, we suppose that doesn't really count) and sweet potatoes.<p>Yep, you …

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There are a lot of great brunch spots in Vancouver and these are the best of the bunch. Many of these places have long lineups. If you’re looking for …

Don't Ever Hesitate to Do Something

You have dreams, aspirations and goals. And as a savvy hacker, you know that what you do day-to-day is directly tied to your future success. So you …

Time Management

A Dozen Ways to Kickstart Your Day With Granola

If you remember granola as something that you reluctantly ate as a kid when your mom was on a brief health kick, it’s time to re-examine! It seems as though granola is having a wave of popularity with the emphasis being on innovation. Everything from goji berries to green tea are being added to …

20 Savory Brunch Recipes That Are Totally Egg-cellent

Gearing up for a big Easter brunch in a couple weeks? Us too. And we’re all about serving up eggs in every which way, from deviled to baked to fried inside a freaking onion ring! To prep for this year’s Sunday feast, here are 20 savory egg recipes that are truly egg-cellent.<p>1. Cauliflower Crust …

Tomato Mozzarella Egg White Omelet

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i> Leave a review »<p>3 Freestyle Points 157 calories<p>Ingredients:<p>1/2 tsp olive oil<br>• 1/4 cup sliced grape tomatoes<br>• salt and pepper, …