Jessica Lois Bacon

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How to Make French Onion Dip From Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Do you want to eat French onion dip without feeling weird about it?</i> <i>Sarah Coates of The Sugar Hit has a homemade version that you can feel better</i> …

Onions

Dinner Bread Rolls That Are So Good, You Won't Think Of Them As A Side Dish

It's very rare these days to come across a home-cooked dinner that includes a freshly baked dinner roll. This is not a criticism. We aren't saying that all dinners should come with rolls. We know that it's hard enough to get a main course on the table, let alone a salad and dessert to go with it. …

21 Maps Of Highly Segregated Cities In America

Just how bad things are can be determined through analysis of 2010 Census data.<p>The average black person lives in a neighborhood that is 45 percent black. Without segregation, his neighborhood would be only 13 percent black, according to professors John Logan and Brian Stults at Brown and Florida …

Tech Roundup: Best Apps for Garden Design and to ID Plants

Let me be the first to admit I haven’t fully embraced the 21st century. Apps, for instance. Hate most. Often when I try to look up an address or a …

Apps

New Best Peanut Butter Cookies

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich is going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: It's hard to say no to peanut butter and toffee.</i><p>Kids of all ages will go nuts for super-peanutty peanut butter cookies encrusted with crunchy sweet coconut toffee- or plain …

Dessert

No-Bake Energy Bites Are The Little Healthy Snack Your World's Been Missing

Snackers, rejoice! The no-bake energy bite is everything you never knew was missing from your snack routine. Sure, the office vending machine will miss you, but you'll have confidently moved on.<p>This delightful treat is entirely customizable, portable and -- most importantly -- delectable. To craft …

Best of the Hotline: How to Make Tomato Sauce from Canned Tomatoes

<i>Some questions on the Hotline have staying power, and for good reason -- they cover the questions we ask ourselves time and time again. Join us as we revisit some of the most popular.</i><p><i>Today: The best ways to make tomato sauce from canned tomatoes, because we're still waiting for the heirlooms to</i> …

Italian Food

Fattet Hummus + Strawberry Basil Lemonade

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Tonight, count on chickpeas.</i><p>When in doubt, count on chickpeas. They are little nuggets of nutrients, and when combined with yogurt and …

Chickpeas

20 Unique Countertops Guaranteed To Make Your Kitchen Stand Out

In the case of a thing like the kitchen countertop, you only realize how many options you have when you need to choose one. It’s not just a choice …

Restoring a House in the City

What do a fashion mogul, a Williams-Sonoma executive, a museum curator, and a design-savvy actress have in common? Good taste, of course, but more …

Williams-Sonoma

Required Reading: The Edible Balcony

I used to live in a basement flat near London’s King’s Cross, with a little courtyard. It was full of pots and was lovely really, except for two …

7 of the Best Grilled Side Dishes Ever

Here are seven easy, crowd-pleasing sides to make on the grill this weekend.<p>Here are seven easy, crowd-pleasing sides to make on the grill this …

19 Floating Shelves Ideas For a Beautiful Home

Shelving is one of those things we absolutely must have in our homes, though when you live in a small space like I do, it’s nice for it to be a …

Marijke's Vintage Finds

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:MarijkeLocation:Köln GermanySquare Feet:678Division:InternationalWhat I Love About My Small Home:I love the …

50+ Easy-To-Steal Ideas From A Fantastical Show House

Decor details that left a lasting impression.<p>This year, at New York City's 42nd annual Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club Show House, top talents in interior design brought out their bags of tricks to transform a mansion on Madison Avenue. Click through and zoom in on the decor details that left a lasting …

Articles about tiny architecture 5 modern outbuildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she …

Architecture

Nina Campbell's Peaceful, Garden-Inspired Bedroom

The legendary British designer clearly knows how to make a bed especially relaxing — and she has a new bed and bath line for Stein Mart.<p><i>Photo: Simon Brown</i><p><b>Barbara King: Your room has a softness that makes me think 'peaceful sleep.'</b><p><b>Nina Campbell:</b> It is quite calming with all these gentle pink and …

Decorating Hacks You Can Complete In An Hour

Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your space.<p>Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your …

The Week in Review: #BringBackOurGirls

Inside Flipboard / May 16, 2014<p>One month after their abduction, nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls are still waiting to be rescued. Considered ransom by …