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Switchback House

San Francisco, California<p>Switchback House is a minimalist architecture project located in San Francisco, California, designed by Edmonds + Lee Architects. A loft-style flipped-plan rhythmically-organized house designed by the architects for their own family, this budget-sensitive human-scaled …

26 Essential Capitol Hill Restaurants

The area surrounding the U.S. Capitol just so happens to be one of the most family oriented and restaurant-packed neighborhoods in all of D.C.<p>Pennsylvania Avenue SE and Barracks Row are home to hot new arrivals and old haunts alike, including Michelin-starred <b>Pineapple and Pearls</b> and venerable …

Amazing Thai Cashew Chicken Recipe – Authentic and Easy to Make!

In this post, you’re going to learn how to make an authentic...The post Amazing Thai Cashew Chicken Recipe – Authentic and Easy to Make! appeared …

Recipes

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

The One-Skillet Steak Dinner That Readers Are Obsessed With

One dish. Under 30 minutes. Bright green colors. What's not to love?<p>When you think of "steak dinner" you probably don't think "weeknight meal," but this one-skillet steak and spring veg with spicy mustard may change your mind. This easy, super-springy dish <b>comes together in less than 30 minutes</b>, and …

Quick Recipes

These Are The Best Cuts Of Steak To Grill

If you're gonna spend your money, make sure it's on the right cut.<p>You can’t just buy a hunk of meat, throw it on the grill and expect to eat a tasty feast. It <i>could</i> happen if luck is on your side, but if you buy the wrong cut of meat chances are you’ll end up with a tough, chewy meal that will feel …

Impressive 500-square-foot apartment has everything you need

It’s located in the heart of Kiev<p>It’s always fun to take a peek at how the rest of the world does compact apartments. The latest example comes out of Kiev, Ukraine, designed by local firm Martin Architects.<p>Measuring 45 square meters, or about 484 square feet, the one-bedroom appears to be a …

Interior Design

Simply the Best Healthy Chicken Breast Recipes We've Ever Seen

Let's get right to the good news: After sorting through piles of ideas, we uncovered the best healthy chicken breast recipes ever. Yes, they're …

Chicken Breast

10 Ideas For the Minimalist Bathroom of Your Dreams

Possibly one of the most important rooms in your home—a sleek and simple bathroom can easily be aesthetically pleasing without sacrificing functionality.<p>Whether you choose to install a statement bathtub, re-tile the space, or a perfect mirror, the following tips can help keep you on track for …

Minimalism

Bathroom Trends at IDS 2017 – Feature Tubs and Compact Fixtures

Fabulous free-standing bathtubs and compact fixtures for small spaces were among the stand-out bathroom trends on display at IDS 2017 in Toronto. …

5-Ingredient Smoothies That Taste and Look So Good We Want to Cry

Whether you've got a hankering for something fruity, a craving for dessert (when don't we?), or just need a heavy dose of greens to cancel out the …

Recipes

LA's Essential Sit-Down Mexican Restaurants

Los Angeles is a city rife with amazing Mexican food options at all levels, from higher-end dining found at places like Broken Spanish to the street-level gourmet operators doing tacos, quesadillas, and everything in between. There are more options for dining on Mexican food than ever before, which …

The Best Soups to Make When You Don't Have Time to Cook

There comes a time every winter when you peer into your pantry and declare enough is enough… No. More. Pasta. Sure, it's the staple dish in a busy …

Joe Trivelli’s Italian Christmas recipes

Traditional escarole pizza pie, fragrant slow-roast duck and boozy coffee sorbet: Italian flavours in a festive setting, from the River Café’s Joe Trivelli<p>There is in my family a deep appreciation for Christmas. We begin with a trip across town to buy a tree and, from then on, all surfaces are …

Air Purifying Indoor Plants

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Step into the amazing 6.5m wide house!

La Casa Desnuda, today’s feature property, is an impressive Mexican house that boasts a particularly surprising architectural feature. At only 6.5 …

Biotrap is the world's first 100% biodegradable mosquito trap

If you’re concerned about the Zika virus or simply keen to prevent pesky mosquito bites, you may not have to use DEET-filled sprays or citronella …

Korean Style Steak

<i>This Korean style steak makes a quick and easy marinade that comes together from pantry staples and takes just minutes to work its magic. Lucky …

Here's The Most Popular Ice Cream Shop In Every State

For everyone who is completely obsessed with ice cream.

Ice Cream

Mexico City's best markets

<i>Lo recorrí por años enteros, de mercado a mercado, porque México está en los mercados.</i> (I went from market to market for years, because Mexico is in its markets.)<p>Pablo Neruda<p>Mexican traders have been setting up market stalls since pre-Hispanic times. In Mexico City alone there are over three …

Skirt Steak Recipes

Tender and juicy skirt steak is perfect for marinades. The seasonings cook nicely with this tender steak and create savory and delicious dishes like …

This Guy Planned The Most American Road Trip You Can Possibly Take

🎶 Oh, beautiful... 🎶<p>When planning a road trip in the U.S., it's easy to get overwhelmed. There's <i>so</i> much ground to cover, and you can't stop at every amazing sight and activity.<p>But if you had to narrow it down somehow, visiting each state's capital city and capitol building is a pretty great way …

Plume Pods will revolutionize your home WiFi network

It's pretty safe to assume that almost every home with an internet connection also has a WiFi router (or two). While connecting our laptops, …

Filet Mignon Recipes

Delicious and savory filet mignon is the most expensive of steak cuts. This extremely tender steak comes from the small end of the tenderloin and be …

The 7 best bourbons in America

The International Wine and Spirits Competition recognizes and rewards the best in the industry, testing and judging selections in a rigorous process to reach a decision.<p>At last year's competition, several great bottles of bourbon took the "Gold" title, which is awarded to superior examples that set …

Whiskey

Cooking is a simple route to joy | David Ferguson

When you head into the kitchen to cook, you are grounding yourself in life and the world through your senses<p>Related: My grandmother's recipes remind me we were once poor. But we ate well | David Ferguson<p>One afternoon in the late 90s my friend Paul invited me to come help him do some maintenance at …

Tomatoes

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17 Refreshing Sangria Recipes

This delicious cocktail combines the best of summer by infusing wine, summer fruits and soda water. Not only is it one of the most refreshing ways to …