cptblubear

55 Flips | 3 Magazines | 1 Like | 1 Following | @cptblubear | Keep up with cptblubear on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “cptblubear”

This is your future smart home — and no, it doesn't look like 'The Jetsons'

LAS VEGAS — In just a few years, you'll awake in the morning to the sound of your alarm, and the hidden sensors in the room will know you're getting …

Smart Homes

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

Breakfast

Curb Appeal: 11 Ways to Make Your House Look Welcoming in Winter

Put down that cup of tea, throw on a coat, and head outdoors to take a good look at your house from the street. In the weak light of November, do you …

The 10 Most Inspiring TED Talks of All Time

Whether you need inspiration to get you through a pending project, motivation for the next chapter in your life (hey, grads ;) or a little pep talk to get you through a personal or professional slump, there’s a TED Talk for you to watch… right now. We’ve pulled together some of our absolute …

Prescribing Mushrooms for Anxiety

A New York University research team is using hallucinogenic experiences to help patients come to terms with their mortality.<p>“Some of the things I’m about to say might not make sense,” began O.M., a 22-year-old cancer survivor. He had the far-off look in his eyes that I recognized from so many of …

Photographic Artworks by Matt Wisniewski

Photo Collages.<p>Matt Wisniewski is a New York City based photographer and artist. He creates photographic collages made from portraits mixed with …

White Bean + Chicken Enchilada Stuffed Peppers

White Bean + Chicken Enchilada Stuffed Peppers.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 4, 2013 69<p>So I’m jealous.<p>Of myself.<p>I’m jealous of myself.<p>Because last night as …

Lemon Raspberry Gooey Butter Cake

So this morning, I was eating my breakfast Sasquatch, which is kind of like a giant Slim Jim (don’t look at me like that), and pulling out of the gas …

End Of Summer Bean Burgers with Grilled Corn, Pesto + Heirloom Tomatoes

End Of Summer Bean Burgers with Grilled Corn + Pesto.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 5, 2013 49<p>Oh hi… end of summer. Nothing new here, just my incredible …

Whimsical Scenes Created with Real Fish Heads

Parisian contemporary artist Anne-Catherine Becker-Echivard does a little more than play with her food. The artist's ongoing body of work, known as <i>Les Temps Modernes</i> (translated as <i>Modern Times</i>), presents whimsical scenes featuring actual fish heads, which she later eats. In each eccentric frame, …

Shaping Fire Into Artistic Forms

Rob Prideaux has created a fantastic series entitled <i>Smoke & Fire</i>. The body of work originated after Prideaux was unable to find a suitable fire image for a project he was working on.<p>Each of his scenes features bright bursts of fire captured against a stark white background. The photos were taken in …

Asian Tuna Salad Recipe

Who says you need mayo for a tuna salad? Here’s an Asian inspired tuna salad with radishes, green onions, and shredded carrots, dressed with rice …

Creationism in UK education – why the fight must go on

<i>Dave Hone writes: The issue of creationism in the UK is something I have considered writing about for some time. However, aside from being aware that</i> …

The limits of collaborative consumption: Would people really share their belongings?

An unofficial Google news blog Google Operating System has reported that the search giant is playing around with a potential new service called …

‘Things Come Apart’ by Todd McClellan - The Fox Is Black

What do useful everyday objects look like from infancy? How many components link together a camera or chainsaw? These are questions artist and …

Beautiful Close-Up Underwater Photos of Luminous Sea Creatures

Photographer Joshua Lambus has put together a beautiful series of photographs showing luminous creatures of the deep glowing with light against a …

Cooking Tips: Easy Dinner Recipes-- Fast

Make these healthy low-fat recipes in under 30 minutes

Vibrant Emotionally Charged Paintings of Expressive Women

Polish artist Anna Bocek's figurative paintings feature vibrant and energetic portraits of women. The painter's subjects are filled with emotion, communicated through facial expressions, body postures, and Bocek's brilliant color palette. Each portrait features a rich array of color, both in the …

Art

Tiny People’s Wonderful World of Food, The Book

Though many artists and photographers have tried to enter the world of miniature people, few have ever succeeded. Seattle-based photographer Christopher Boffoli seems to have found his way in, perhaps by offering them delicious peace offerings or food! For the past few years, the Boffoli has been …

Living Trees Grow Inside Mansion’s Oval Atrium

Created as the sixth and final seaside mansion, as part of the Jeju Airest City resort in South Korea, “The Oval” house is an open structure that hopes to seamlessly incorporate nature. Designed by Seoul-based architects Planning Korea, the goal of the condo is for the residents to experience all …

Crispy Buffalo Style Quinoa Sliders with Sweet Corn + Scallions

Crispy Buffalo Style Quinoa Sliders with Sweet Corn + Scallions.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2013 142<p>I told you my buffalo obsession was getting out of …

Tostadas de Jaiba en Salpicon from 'Ultimate Nachos'

The appetizer nachos in <i>Ultimate Nachos</i> run the gamut from simple melted cheese on chips to insane platters of Reuben sandwich-esque bites and croque monsieur stacks. These crab-topped nachos offer an app that's somewhere in the middle. Neither pedestrian nor gut-bombing, this elegant dish is mostly …

Noodles in the Time of Cholera

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you</i> <i>Nicholas Day -- o</i><i>n cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: Nicholas's survival strategy? When all else fails, turn to pasta.</i><p>This column has had a pasta fixation lately. The macaroni peas. The bachelor …