Nicole Allum

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How to Make Brioche at Home

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: The difference between bread and dessert is just a few ounces of butter (and, hey, maybe some sugar too).</i><p>In baking terms, …

The Best Chewy Vegan and Gluten-Free Brownies

How to Build a Vertical Herb (or Lettuce!) Planter

Love the taste of fresh herbs? This vertical herb planter lets you grow them all in one convenient place – right outside your door! With removable …

Woodworking

Color Ideas - Decorating with Colors

Rethink your white walls. Now.<p>They are definitely unexpected if you ask us.<p>November Rain is the neutral you've been looking for.<p>Is dusty rose and charcoal grey not the happiest palette for spring?<p>We're traveling back in time, and our favorite spaces have never looked so good.<p>These designer picks go …

Bitcoin Comes To Overstock After CEO Locks 40 People In A Room For A Week

Last month, Overstock.com, which sells everything from jewelry to couches, announced that it would start accepting Bitcoin by the middle of 2014. CEO Patrick Byrne, 51, said the low-priced site was looking forward to cutting down on transaction fees for purchases given that its net margin is just …

The 40 Must-Have Android Apps for the Power User

For the longest time, Android was an operating system that eschewed visual flair in favour of giving flexibility and power to the user, and since third party developers took their cues from the OS itself, their apps tended to be complex and unabashedly ugly.<p>Somewhere along the way, right around the …

Kanye West on His Proposal to Kim: “If I Wanted It to Be Romantic, I Would Have Gone to a Small Restaurant or Something”

A week after proposing to Kim Kardashian with the help of a misspelled Jumbotron message, an orchestra playing his own music, and a baseball stadium as vacant as his newly minted fiancée gives the impression of being, Kanye West stopped by the hip-hop station Power 106 in Los Angeles today for an …

Got the Munchies? Sate Your Hunger with These 20 Recipes

A majority of Americans favor legalizing marijuana—so we've collected 20 recipes to help pot smokers deal with the munchies<p>For the first time ever, a national poll has shown that a majority of Americans—58 percent, in fact—favor the legalization of marijuana. Which means that, if the rest of the …

Cooking

24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies.<p>We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll never find yourself stumped in the grocery store.

10 Best Fitness Foods For Women

Add these super foods to your diet for a better workout and even better results<p><b>Avocados</b>The cholesterol-lowering monounsaturated fat in these green health bombs can help keep your body strong and pain free. University of Buffalo researchers found that competitive women runners who ate less than 20 …

How to Cook Chinese Food Even Kids Like—Without a Wok

After years of failing at General Tso's, columnist Manny Howard ditches the wok for a cast-iron pan—and finds a new dish his children love: velvet chicken with broccoli<p><i>Welcome to The Breadwinner, in which Manny Howard—a lifelong Brooklynite following his wife’s high-powered job to Los</i> …

John McAfee's New Product Aims To Make Internet Users Virtually Untraceable

John McAfee, the eccentric technology mogul who faked a heart attack during his time at a Guatemalan detention center after fleeing from Belizean …

Marcella Hazan's Bolognese Sauce

Jump to the recipe<p><i>Marcella Hazan’s Bolognese sauce recipe is the only Bolognese sauce recipe you ever need. It’s classic, authentic, Italian, easy,</i> …

Top 50 Startups in New York City you need to know about

<i>Courtney Boyd Myers and Erica Berger are the founders of 3460 Miles, a bi-weekly newsletter that connects the New York and London tech, design, and social good communities. Sign up for their newsletter and find them on Twitter and Facebook.</i><p>New York City is chock full of startups shaking up …

An Essential Guide to Packing for Paris

What would you take, and why?<p>You've booked your tickets to visit the City of Light—and you're bringing along one suitcase. What would you take, and why? Debate no longer, and instead organize these essentials, based on your true personality—or at least the personality you want to channel overseas.

No-Knead Sandwich Bread

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, 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: Carey Nershi from Reclaiming Provincial shares a recipe for no-knead sandwich bread that takes minimal prep time and makes enough to keep extra</i> …

Google and Raspberry Pi join forces to create Coder

Over the last few years, interest in coding (especially for the web) has led to a blossoming of resources that help average people learn how to …

Golden Snitch Butterbeer Cake Pops

We've seen some ambitious fan food, but this one might take the cake.<p><i>People do scary, borderline illegal things with food. And when we find these outlaw recipes, we'll post them in our series, "Kookery." Then, we give the BA Test Kitchen a chance to weigh in on the mad deliciousness of it all.</i><p>We've …

Star Trek Coasters Classic Art Coasters

Using a Coaster is Highly Logical<p>Set of 40 Wooden coasters with Star Trek art<br>• Features new retro-inspired "poster" art<br>• Art based on episodes of the …

Bacon Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting + a Bourbon Drizzle

Bacon Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting + a Bourbon Drizzle.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 6, 2013 107<p>I always make these sorts of… resolutions, if …

Sephora Shopping Guide - Favorite Beauty, Makeup Products

Beauty8 Natural-Hair Styling Tips That Are Winning Us Overby Claire FontanettaJul 21, 2017<p>Beauty8 Expert Tricks To Style Your Curly Hairby Claire …

Overhyped Beauty Products That Are Worth The Hype

As a beauty connoisseur, my shopping excursions are usually dedicated to finding the "perfect product" for my regimen. I enjoy wearing a full face, but I have oily skin, which means it takes a lot of spackle for this girl's face to look presentable when I leave the house.<p>I conduct heavy research …

Makeup

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

Banana Cake Recipe with Cream Cheese Frosting

3<p>3 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p>Banana Snack Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting<p><b>Yield:</b> About 12 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>45 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour 15 …

How To Keep A Clean House - 20 Minutes A Day

When I first learned to clean my own place, I thought Saturday had to be an all day clean-a-thon. I didn't really have a concept of how to balance …

Cleaning

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Pati Jinich's Impossible Chocoflan

<i>Our guest editor this week is Pati Jinich, authority on Mexican cooking and author of Pati's Mexican Table. She'll be sharing a week's worth of recipes, choosing a Wildcard winner, answering our questions, and giving away a few copies of her book.</i><p><i>Today: A layer of chocolate cake batter makes the</i> …