Ellen Remaley

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Duck, Death and the Tulip: An Uncommonly Tender Illustrated Meditation on the Cycle of Life

“When you’re dead, the pond will be gone, too — at least for you.”<p><i>“Death is our friend precisely because it brings us into absolute and passionate presence with all that is here, that is natural, that is love,”</i> Rilke wrote in contemplating how befriending our mortality can help us feel more alive. …

23 Wonderfully Cozy Things You Need To Bake This Fall

If you bake one thing this fall, let it be all of these things.

The Best 6 Camping Places In The US That You Shouldn't Miss

In our fast-paced society today, we seem to be in a constant struggle to keep up. While the advancement of technology has its benefits, we are now …

Lemon and lavender yogurt cake

This is one of my favourite cakes. We make it at home often – partly because the recipe is foolproof, and partly because the soft yogurt-sponge lends itself well to all manner of adaptations: fennel seed, raisins and candied peel in the winter, for example, or delicate flavours – such as these – in …

Why you need to build a beautiful 'bug hotel' in your backyard

You might think of bugs as pests to be avoided. Not so, says Lisa Lee Benjamin, founder of Urban Hedgerow, an artists' collaborative based in San Francisco that's working to increase appreciation for wild animals, plants and insects by bringing more of them into our urban landscapes.<p>Take beetles, …

DIY Small Open Shelf Building Plan

Hi, it’s Amy from Hertoolbelt, back again with another fun build project. If you missed last week’s Rotating Shoe Rack check it out here. I am always …

35 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

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Neuroscientist Sam Harris Selects 12 Books Everyone Should Read

From Bertrand Russell to the Buddha, or why you should spend a weekend reading the Qur’an.<p>On an excellent recent episode of <i>The Tim Ferriss Show</i> — one of these nine podcasts for a fuller life — neuroscientist <b>Sam Harris</b> answered a listener’s question inquiring what books everyone should read. As a …

37 Insanely Adorable Crafts To Make With Kids

Or with anyone.

20 Dreamy Ideas to Steal From Our Most Pinned Rooms

These inspired spaces are totally worthy of your home decor board.<p>These inspired spaces are totally worthy of your home decor board.

11 Facts About Hemingway’s The Old Man And The Sea

<i>The Old Man and the Sea</i> was the last major work Ernest Hemingway published in his lifetime. The simple story is about an old man who catches a giant …

These Staircases Are a Serious Step Up

IKEA Hacks that Look Like a Million Bucks

One of our favorite things about IKEA is the ingenious upgrades these simple designs inspire. You might never guess, if you saw them in person, that …

35 books everyone should read at least once in their lifetime

Whether they're written for children, sci-fi lovers, mathematicians, or fiction aficionados, certain stories transcend their genre and should be read by everyone.<p>In a Reddit thread, users were asked what is a book that everyone needs to read at least once in their life?<p>So in honor of World Book …

Porter Bundt Cake with Whiskey-Caramel Sauce

This richly flavored cake features quintessential Irish ingredients such as dark porter beer, dark brown sugar and whiskey. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Coffee …

The One Trick You’re Not Doing to Make Knockout Roast Chicken

It doesn’t happen every day, but sometimes you follow a recipe and it totally rocks your world.<p>Diana Kennedy’s carnitas, which involve little more …

Top 10 Most Visited National Parks

Travel<p>The number of people who visit America's national parks is staggering—over 331 million visits were documented in 2017. Wonder which parks are the most popular? Here are the top ten.

Kitchen Tiles

Picking tile for your kitchen? Check out these choices for inspiration.<p>Stylish slate, sassy stripes, or pristine white? There's a tile for every kitchen and chef. See more of our best kitchen designs here.

32 Places To Shop For Home Decor Online That You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

Ikea and Pottery Barn are great, but there are so many other options. The products in this post were updated in November 2017.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

German Fried Egg Cake (Spiegeleierkuchen)

I considered making a prank recipe for April Fool's Day, but honestly, I'm just the worst when it comes to practical jokes. They never work out for …

Naturally Dyed Eggs: A Lesson in Slow Crafting

This collection of gorgeous jewel toned eggs were dyed with things you probably already have in your fridge or pantry like red cabbage, onion skins, grape juice, and tumeric. The lesson here is that good things come to those who prepare and have patience. Some of these eggs were left to soak …

14 DIY wall art projects for people who can't paint

You don't have to be Rembrandt to be an artist. Everyone has a creative side, even if you're not a master painter.<p>Anyone can find a pretty piece of …

Pattern Play: Dutch Wax-Inspired Paper Printing

Love the bold patterns and saturated colors of Dutch wax fabrics? Make your own eye-catching patterns with this Dutch wax-inspired paper printing technique!<p>Our favorite DIY inspirations often come from global traditions, Dutch wax fabric being a beautiful case-in-point. With its origins in Javanese …

Top 6 Science Inventions You Probably Haven't Heard Of

<b>High school students from Southeast Asia protect the environment with inventions that challenge the status quo.</b><p>Did you know bamboo can be used to …

Flashback: Colorful Canvas Containers

<b>By Sonya Nimri</b><p>For those of us who have painted a wall or two, have an extra drop cloth lying around, and need containers for our craft supplies, this project cannot be beat. It’s economical, highly functional, and easily coordinated with your home décor. It’s just a bit of simple sewing combined …

Skip Home-Brewed Beer: Sake Is Easier to Make & Just as Good

Each flavor of sake, the national spirit of Japan, comes with its own fans, not unlike whiskey aficionados here in the States. While sake is often …

Flourless Dessert Recipes No One Can Resist

In this day and age, cooking and baking for a crowd can be hard. Allergies and dietary restrictions coupled with the current healthy food trends make …

Chocolate Toffee Pecan Cookies + a Silpat Giveaway!

<i>Your favorite chocolate chip cookie gets kicked up a notch with the addition of toffee bits and pecans!</i><p><i>What could be better?</i><p>I love me some cookies. I …