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Ranking The Women On This Season Of ‘The Bachelor’ By How Depressing They Seem

Astrid<p>Astrid has a feather tattoo AND an infinity symbol on her wrist. She’s also most afraid of “getting old and wrinkly.” (Note to Astrid: this is …

Remodel Reveal: A Major DIY Bathroom Upgrade

Phew. This project was a squeaker. Ashley found out she was pregnant after the renovation was planned and wound up photographing the final space at …

10 incredible dioramas that will make your second grade head spin

To make a diorama, one needs an artistic vision, unlimited patience and a penchant for controlling small decorative objects.<p>While many of us have had …

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The Victorian Hugos: 1895 Sees The Triumphant Arrival Of H.G. Wells!

I like writing this series. I really do. It’s rewarding in a number of respects. But some years are less enjoyable to cover than others. 1894, for …

Learn About Wine and Chocolate Pairing and Tasting

A Chocolate & Wine Pairing conversation w/ Christine Crawford

The Perfect Winning Moment

<i>Today’s Chocolate & Wine post is a guest contribution.</i><p>Chocolate and wine make a lot of sense together. Both items are certainly luxurious, but they …

5 Kickass Wine and Chocolate Pairings

Chocolate is the confectionery match to wine. Perhaps this is because the process of making chocolate is very simliar to wine. Both cocoa beans and …

Ask a Sommelier: Can You Pair Wine and Chocolate?

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Every Valentine's Day, the question comes up again: wine is romantic, and chocolate is romantic, but is it romantic to enjoy these two things together? Does wine go with chocolate? What kind of wine? We asked a few pros about the ins …

The Poetics of Reverie: Philosopher Gaston Bachelard on Dreams, Love, Solitude, and Happiness

<i>“Creative writing, like a day-dream,”</i> Freud observed, <i>“is a continuation of, and a substitute for, what was once the play of childhood.”</i> But how, exactly, does the playful imagination weave dream and storytelling together to frame our creative experience?<p><b>Gaston Bachelard</b> (1884–1962) is one of the …

Travis Louie ~ “Navan Overcomes His Spider Phobia”

Travis Louie ~ “Navan Overcomes His Spider Phobia”

Leonardo da Vinci’s Life and Legacy, in a Vintage Pop-Up Book

As a lover of pop-up books, a celebrator of the intersection of art and science, and a great admirer of the vintage children’s book illustration of wife-and-husband duo Alice and Martin Provensen, I was instantly smitten with <b>Leonardo da Vinci</b> (<i>public library</i>) — a glorious 1984 pop-up book that …

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“Parasite”<br>Acrylic on Strathmore coldpress Illustration board

10 Absurdly Fantastic Looping Portraits by Romain Laurent

One Loop Portrait a Week #35 by Romain Laurent <i><br>Lee Towndrow is a teriffic - albeit a bit monotone - table drummer</i><p>Now THIS is what animated GIFs are …

The Art of Looking: How to Live with Presence, Break the Tyranny of Productivity, and Learn to See Our Everyday Wonderland

For my book club collaboration with <i>The Dish</i>, Andrew Sullivan’s online oasis of intelligence and idealism, I had the pleasure of sitting down with cognitive scientist <b>Alexandra Horowitz</b> to discuss her immeasurably wonderful <b>On Looking: Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes</b> (<i>public library</i>) — one of the best …

Naoto Hattori: Nothing But Perception @ Dorothy Circus Gallery

On April 12, 2014, Dorothy Circus Gallery in Rome presents a new solo show from Japanese artist Naoto Hattori. Nothing But Perception is the second …

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Easy Frozen Dessert Recipes

Indulge in a frozen treat after lunch with one of these easy recipes. Choose from quick fruit sorbets, granitas, and ice pops; gooey hot fudge sundaes; and lots more.<p>Create an edible mosaic by arranging your choice of fresh fruit -- such as blueberries, strawberries, and sliced peaches and kiwis -- …

French Macaron Recipes That Are Truly Fantastique!

Pastry crazes may come and go, but the macaron's appeal is timeless. This Parisian import seduces through playful elegance; and based on its reception, nothing is lost in translation.<p>Once only found at high-end patisseries, we’ve perfected the art of making these chic sandwich cookies at home (for …

Ice Cream Sandwiches: The Defining Dessert of Summer

<b>Cookies and ice cream are two of our favorite desserts, so it's no surprise that ice cream sandwiches are a winning combo. Not only are they delicious, but they also require less cleanup than a bowl of ice cream. Take these make-ahead recipes for a test drive and see if you get any drips (or</b> …

Pitcher-Perfect: Our Best Lemonade Recipes

<b>Whether you’re peddling to the neighbors, packing the cooler, or hanging out in the backyard, these lemonade recipes will start your summer off right.</b><p>Classic Homemade Lemonade<p>First off, master our classic recipe -- then try it with a twist.

Easy Breezy: An After-Work Cocktail Party Menu

What to Make<p>Just a couple of homemade hors d'oeuvres make a get-together feel special. The meatballs can be formed a day ahead and refrigerated (or frozen, uncooked, for up to a month). The salsa verde, tortilla Espanola, and romesco sauce can all be made a day in advance. Place cherry tomatoes on …

27 Examples of Gourmet Breakfasts

Examples of gourmet breakfasts is an every-growing list as professional chefs and amateur cooks continue to share their creative culinary creations …

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