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Grab a Spoon: This Brownie Pudding / Giant Lava Cake Awaits

Traditionally, magicians don’t reveal their tricks, but, lucky for you, I’m not an actual sorcerer. (I just practice the dark <i>chocolate</i> arts from time to time.) Recently, I concocted a mysterious but incredibly delicious cake recipe that's sure to defy what you think you know about baking. So, …

6 Flat Iron Hacks for Flawless Waves

Because mastering the flat-iron wave is hard!<p>There's a high chance you own a flat iron and know that you can create waves with a straightener, but can't quite master *flawless* waves. Cue the knowledge that's about to be bestowed upon you in this post.<p><b>1. Create cool-girl bends (rather than</b> …

12 Merry Wines to Drink (and Gift) for the Holidays

In the hectic, overextended days of December, the perfect wine pairings aren’t always about food: They’re about matching the right wines with the people, occasions, and holiday traditions that are important to us (and maybe a couple that we just have to endure). Here are a dozen wines that you may …

adidas Introduces Two New UltraBOOST Laceless Colorways

New looks, same streamlined runner.<p>adidas gives the UltraBOOST Laceless another facelift, delivering a pair of new colorways. Unlike the recent “Legend Ink,” this drop sees the shoe executed in two unembellished colorways.<p>“Blue” will release in men’s sizes, while “Nude” will see a release in …

Poaching with Milk May Seem Unusual—But This is Why You Should Be Doing It

<i>When milk’s involved, magic happens. We’re partnering with Milk Life to learn all about the essential role the farm-fresh beverage plays in elevating everyday recipes—and sharing recipes, tools, and tips for incorporating milk’s rich and smooth texture into wholesome at-home cooking. Read up …

Color Cheat Sheet: The 21 Most Perfect Blue Paint Colors

Picking our favorite blues gave us the blues. There are <i>way.too.many.</i> amazing blues out there. After all, blue is one of the most popular colors in …

Broken Lasagna is Summery, Greens-Packed & Ready in 20

Consider this recipe a lighter, more casual way to enjoy lasagna, that crowd favorite, for a summery weeknight dinner.<p>Rather than layering noodles with loads of ground meat, cheese, and tomato sauce (which is delicious during a snowstorm but not my favorite when it's 80° and sunny), you boil the …

The Most-asked Thanksgiving Questions (and Their Answers!)

In case you missed it on Monday, some of our editors were on Facebook live, kicking off our special Thanksgiving Hotline Hours and talking about the 5 most frequently asked questions that come up on the Hotline around Thanksgiving.<p><b>Perhaps one or two sound familiar to you?</b><p>1) My turkey weighs X …

DIY This $2000 Anthropologie Wall Art for Less Than a Round of Drinks

When it comes to home decor, one thing I definitely struggle with is buying wall art. Everything just feels so permanent and, not to mention, expensive! And while I’d love to spend a small fortune on gorgeous wall adornments, it’s just not in the cards for me when it comes to responsible adulting. …

Wall Art

There's a key difference between the Orlando attack and past ISIS-claimed massacres

The shooting was the deadliest in US history. The suspected gunman, 29-year-old Omar Mateen, reportedly pledged allegiance to ISIS, the terrorist group also known as the Islamic State, ISIL, or Daesh, in a 911 call.<p>After news outlets reported this, the ISIS-affiliated Amaq news agency released a …

How to find out everything Google knows about you

In exchange, you agree to share information about yourself that Google can share with advertisers so their ads are more effective. For instance, airlines want to target people who love to travel. Children's clothing makers want to target parents.<p>Google uses a lot of methods to learn about you. …

DIY arcade cabinets: Just add IKEA furniture

Many of us have longed to have a working arcade cabinet in our homes — but a combination of space and price often keep them out of reach.<p>But Ikea …

Stainless Steel

cereal box jet packs | Small Fry

Our boys are really into super heroes lately. (Do they ever grow out of this? Summer Blockbuster movie themes would suggest no.) Needless to say this …

Laurel & Wolf's Interior Design Service Makes Adulting Easy

Inviting people into your home is terrifying if you're not a domestic wizardess who can MacGuyver up a <i>Kinfolk</i>-worthy dinner party. Welcoming a tiny new human into a space, on the other hand, is one of those Ultimate Adult Tests—one that I recently checked off my personal Life To-Do List.<p>This …

20 Things You Should Deep Clean This Spring

There are a few places you won't need to tackle again until next year.<p>When the weather starts to warm up, it's a sign to bust open your windows — and your cleaning supplies cabinet. Yes, it's already that time of year again. Don't know where to start? Use this list, which includes all the spots …

Cleaning

14 Easy Ways to Add a Professional Touch to Your Home Decor

Have you ever wondered what is it that makes professionally decorated home look so aesthetically right? After all, personal taste plays a big part in …

14 Online Home Decor Shops You *Need* to Know About

Shopping for home decor can be downright difficult, especially when you only want the coolest, most unique pieces of furniture. While IKEA keeps the budget happy and Anthropologie is always good for a splurge, it’s fun to explore beyond big box stores, especially when you can update your living …

Decorations

This Addictive Home-Design App Lets You “Try On” New Decor

With a new round of funding, Modsy aims to launch its 3-D design tool out of beta this summer.<p>Shanna Tellerman wants to help you redecorate your home. She’s not a designer, furniture aficionado, or personal shopper. She’s the founder and CEO of a company called Modsy that rolls all of the …

Draw + Paint a Daisy in Watercolour

So flowers are basically one of my favourite things to paint! (Aren’t they one of yours too?) And over on instagram, the January edition of …

Project Penguin #7 : Candy Cane Soft Pretzels

Hello! This is Trevor again. Today for Project Penguin we are making candy cane soft pretzels!<p>I invited a friend over and we made it together. Here …

Dessert

11 Totally Unexpected Uses for IKEA Furniture

The best part about buying IKEA is that you get a lot of bang for your buck. Out of the box, each piece is wildly versatile and can often be used for …

How to hold your own wine tasting

Berry Brothers & Rudd's new book shares some top tips so you can host your own tasting at home, plus suggestions for the styles of wines to try.<p>It …

Web design: These sites and apps can help you decorate your home

What color couch should I get to go with my mint-green walls? Will this couch even fit in my 1,000-square-foot apartment? Why are all these couches …

Apps

Transform your home into a futuristic wonderland with these HomeKit gadgets

Almost a year since Apple unveiled its home-automation platform HomeKit, the first compatible products were officially announced today — allowing you to start building that <i>Jetsons</i>-style smart home you’ve always dreamed about, operated via Siri using your iPhone, iPad or even Apple Watch.<p>Among the …

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Clever Ways To Fit Beds In Small Rooms

The 15 Apple Watch apps you need to download first, according to Apple

The Apple Watch App Store houses more than 3,000 apps, but Apple has narrowed it down to a few apps that it views as top-notch. BuzzFeed News published the list just as the Apple Watch App Store opened for the first time.<p>Many of the apps are popular social media apps we already use on our phones, …

The Best Fast-Drying Top Coats, According to Celebrity Manicurists

Someone call Vin Diesel, because when our top coat doesn't dry fast, we get furious. There aren't enough numbers to count the amount of times we've …

How to plan a stress-free trip to the wine country

Wine growing areas are among the most beautiful, and highly trafficked, destinations in the nation.<p>Whether your trip is to the center of Napa Valley …

How to Hard Cook Lots of Eggs at Once

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: A genius alternative to hard boiling eggs that results in the creamiest, most perfectly hard cooked eggs every time.</i><p>Are you making deviled eggs or dying …