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Vegetarian and Vegan Mexican Recipes

A collection of easy vegetarian Mexican food recipes with plenty of vegan recipes as well. Whether you're looking for a simple salsa recipe or need …

Cooking

Tools to Help You Paint Like a Pro

Tons of new painting tools hit the market every year, but many are unnecessary or don't work as advertised, so they quickly fade from stores shelves. The products here offer real benefits and can make your next painting or staining project faster and easier.<p>Graco TrueCoat 360DS paint sprayer<p><b>Price</b>: …

Meet Kobi, the Roomba of lawn maintenance

As someone that hates mowing the lawn, Kobi might be my new best friend.<p>The autonomous robot uses GPS and built-in sensors to cut grass, rake, pick up leaves or plow snow. If you’d prefer a more hands-on approach to lawn maintenance, you can even take the reigns and control Kobi with a smartphone …

Call for submissions: see your home featured on Curbed!

Do you have a cool, quirky, fantastic home in NYC? We want to see it!<p>Curbed's House Calls series takes readers inside the homes of New Yorkers (and Angelenos, San Franciscans, Chicago residents, and more), and effective immediately, we're looking for volunteers with beautiful, offbeat, eclectic, or …

West Village

#ChicEats: New York's Best Power Breakfast Spots

Our weekly column covers the chicest food and restaurants. Here, where to mix business and breakfast.<p>The idea of an old school power breakfast may be done andgone, but if any place in the world still has the lingering concept of mixingmoney, business and the first meal of the day it's New York …

Refresh Your Everyday Outfit With These 8 Next-Level Staple Accessories

You’ve got all the closet basics down — desk-to-date blazer, wear-anywhere LBD, killer jeans… check, check and check. Your accessories are on point too; you regularly rock go-to standards like the right sunglasses for your face shape and classic pearl studs. But this year, consider a closet-staple …

Patrick Demarchelier's New Christie's Retrospective Comes With Pet Portraits—And No Nostalgia

<b>Patrick Demarchelier</b>—that famed lensman who has shaped the way that we see fashion for more than four decades—is <i>really</i> not a fan of posing. The key to a strong portrait lies in the truth of the subject, he says, a certain natural quality; “for people to be who they are, to be themselves.” And on …

Leaked Republican Campaign E-mails, Re: White House Toddler Temper Tantrum

The White House had some unexpected drama when the toddler daughter of a journalist threw herself face-down on the carpet in a temper tantrum—at President Obama’s feet.—<i>New York Daily News.</i><p>To: Republican Presidential Campaign Offices<br>From: Republican National Committee<br>Can any of you guys use this? …

How To Answer 'Who Else Are You Interviewing With?'

I used to teach a career strategy class to MBA students. When the MBA students went on job interviews, they almost always got the question “Which other companies are you interviewing with?”<p>The question popped out very organically in the interview conversations, like it wasn’t the slightest bit …

AirAsia crash investigators find no evidence of terrorism

AirAsia flight QZ8501,Indonesia,Plane crashes,Air transport,Asia Pacific,World news,The Guardian,News<p>Nothing in cockpit voice recordings to indicate that foul play was involved in crash of AirAsia flight QZ8501, investigators say

Featured Shop: Habitables

My name is Manuel, and I design and manufacture original, mid-century-inspired furniture. I work from my home studio in Madrid, and I produce all of my furniture through a network of local workshops. My shop is called Habitables.<p>I’ve always liked furniture design, but I didn’t start designing and …

Furniture

Downton Abbey Season 5, After Taxes

Downton Abbey is back. The Season 5 premiere returns us to beloved characters and a changing Britain in 1924. It is good for fans and good for PBS. This season, changing social mores and changing roles for women are especially featured. Lady Mary must deftly handle multiple suitors, Lady Edith must …

Estate Tax

The Truth About Green Tea And Weight Loss Might Be Hard To Hear

But what about matcha lattes?<p>The idea that green tea might be able to help you drop a few pounds is basically alluring as hell. Think about it: It's cheap, it tastes great, and it's literally available everywhere.<p>But uh, does it even work?<p>Turns out, it's a hard...maybe—and that's only for brewed …

Tea

Maison Margiela Door Stopper Or Coat Hook

Description<p>Ostrich egg door stopper or coat hook from Maison Margiela featuring a lightly textured surface.<p>Made in France<p>Designer Style ID: …

Steven Alan

Design Dilemma: Words of Advice on Recessed Lights

I’ve always had a thing about recessed lights. I grew up in an older home built in a pre-recessed lights era. When visiting the homes of friends with …

Home Improvement

The 10 Essential Home Measurements You Should Know

These numbers will guide you in virtually any buying decision, from paint to furniture.<p>How much paint do you need? How high do you hang that chandelier? Get your measurements right with this indispensable guide that has all the numbers you'll need.<p><b>1. Dining Room Table</b><p>A 36-inch-wide rectangular …