Camille Ellison

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Explore Chicago’s Architecture Gems Through New Database

Building buffs face a plethora of choice when it comes to visiting Chicago, one of America’s great architecture cities (and home to a new architecture biennial starting next year). You can visit the site of the world’s first skyscraper, admire some of the best-known work by Mies van der Rohe, or …

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Here are all 57 sick, sad books mentioned by the titular character on Daria

Daria Morgendorffer captured hearts as the protagonist of <i>Daria</i> not by being adorable or charming, but by being a salty curmudgeon who just couldn’t …

42 Dutch Oven Recipes for Braises, Bread, and More

Is your Dutch oven collecting dust in a corner? It's time to dust it off and give it some love with one of these 42 hearty recipes.<p>Dutch ovens are made to last—seriously, Le Creuset has a lifetime guarantee—and can take the heat of the oven and a long simmer on a stovetop. That's why these heavy, …

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10 Things I Want to Do Before I Die

They say you can speak things into existence. So, fingers crossed -- I'm sharing 10 specific things I definitely want to do before I leave this little world, and I won't quit until I cross every single one of these off my list.<p><b>1. Sit in the "end of the world swing" at Casa del Arbol in</i> …

On his third album, Perfume Genius proves he can’t burn Too Bright

When Perfume Genius—the solo project of piano-playing songwriter Mike Hadreas—first caught attention for the 2010 debut <i>Learning</i>, the wide-spread …

10 3-Minute DIY Salad Dressings You'll LOVE

These are so simple, we're not sure you could even call them recipes.<p>Sure, you like the <i>idea</i> of homemade salad dressing. Who wouldn't want to top their salads with a French or Asian dressing that tastes amazing and is free of scary ingredients? The only problem is that some dressing recipes are so …

Super Mario Checkers Game Set

Bring a beloved video game out into the real world. Challenge friends and family to the classic games of <b>Checkers and Tic Tac Toe</b> with a <b>Super Mario</b> twist. With Mario and Luigi playing pieces and their famous hats to mark kinged pieces, get ready to <b>power up</b> on game night.<p>Bring a beloved video game …

FKA Twigs gets sultry, ambitious, and inventive on her debut

Tahliah Barnett, better known as FKA Twigs, certainly has the pedigree of someone who makes woozy R&B. She’s called Gloucestershire and London home, …

How to Actually Use Your Refrigerator's Crisper Drawers

Do you actually know how to set the crisper or humidity drawers in your fridge? Or do you just bump the notches towards the middle and hope for the …

Our Staffers Never Fly without These Beauty Essentials

Not to brag, but I’m an excellent flyer. Okay, I will brag: I took my first flight when I was just a one-year-old, and as an adult I get on a plane …

Skin Care

Let A Better Queue help you navigate Netflix’s library with ease

Netflix Instant’s large library of films is a great way to kill an afternoon or 300, but the interface has never been its strongest part. Though you …

Shrimp with Fresh Corn Grits

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Liquid from the grated corn enriches and helps thicken the grits; fresh corn added at the end makes for nice bites.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 ears of corn, husked<p>2 cups low-sodium chicken broth<p>1 cup whole milk<p>¾ cup grits (not instant)<p>2 tablespoons …

Fresh Ginger Moscow Mule

Makes 1 Servings<p>Moscow Mules are usually made with bottled ginger beer, but nothing compares to the aromatic heat from the real thing.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. vodka<p>1½ oz. simple syrup<p>1 oz. fresh lime juice<p>1 teaspoon finely grated peeled ginger<p>2 oz. club soda<p>1 lime wedge<p>Candied ginger (for …

Grilled Zucchini and Leeks with Walnuts and Herbs

4 Servings<p>We like the texture of the leeks and zucchini when left al dente—if grilled too long, they’ll both go floppy.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>⅓ cup walnuts<p>1 garlic clove, finely grated<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>5 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 large …

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Citrus-Brined Pork Loin with Peach Mustard

8 Servings<p>The spice rub builds a nice flavorful crust around the pork as it cooks, but the sugar can cause the meat to brown quickly. Keep a close watch.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Citrus-thyme brine<p>½ medium onion, chopped<p>2 garlic cloves, peeled, crushed<p>1 bay leaf<p>½ cup kosher salt<p>¼ cup (packed) light …

Grilled Seafood Recipes for a Light, Bright Summer Meal

Grilled seafood is perfect summertime fare: light, fresh, and flavorful—from grilled oysters to sesame shrimp, here are our favorite recipes.<p><b>In the summertime when our grills are in heavy rotation</b>, it's easy to give all the glory to meaty fare like ribs, steak, and barbecued chicken. But we need to …

Perfect Fish Tacos

8 Servings<p>A fish taco dream come true: crispy, light-as-air fried fish, balanced by a creamy slaw and fiery, cooling, and crunchy fixings.<p>August 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Fish<p>2 pounds skinless red snapper or other mild white fish fillets<p>1 cup all-purpose flour<p>1 cup white rice flour<p>2 teaspoons kosher …

A Renter's Life in London: The Inside Scoop

London is a city with so many vibrant neighborhoods that there is one for every type of personality. I moved to London four years ago with no clue as …

This Is What The Victims Of Flight 17 Did For AIDS Research

AIDS researchers, activists and advocates en route to the 20th International AIDS conference in Melbourne, Australia are among those believed to have perished on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, which was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday.<p>The exact number of people who were headed to the conference is …

Overslept? Look Awake and Alive with One Single Product

You know that moment when, on a workday, you wake up and open your eyes and the sunlight looks wrong? Like the light coming in through the windows …

Staffers Dish on Their Top Beauty Buys of the Year (So Far)

It’s that time of year again. Graduates everywhere are writing farewell and good luck in each other’s yearbooks, even though they’ll just all follow …

10 Ways to Achieve a Victorian Gothic-Inspired Home

When most people hear the words, Victorian Gothic, their minds immediately envision black walls and decrepit, creepy, haunted-looking homes.<p>In fact, …

The Barcode House by David Jameson Architect

David Jameson Architect designed the Barcode House in Washington, D.C.<p>Project description<p>Barcode House explores juxtapositions between the heavy and …

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

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Although the famous quote “The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco” is usually mistakenly attributed to Mark Twain, it remains true that San Francisco is often bone-chillingly cold in the summer. I used to fight the weather here in July and August, but I’ve made peace with the …

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