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8 Mindful Lifestyle Changes To Invite Money & Eliminate Debt

Research shows that money is at the top of the list of reasons we stress. According to the American Psychological Association, over 70 percent of …

Your First 3 Steps To Learning Photoshop

The darkroom has always been a place where manipulations to photos occur, and those manipulations range from the minor to the extreme. The general …

Tutorials

THE SHOT: Human Spider

Epson asked me to make a photograph of a spider that was composed of people for an ad. The campaign copy was, "With other printers you can see the spider; with our printer you can see the dancers in the spider.”<p>I cast dancers for each "part." I asked each dancer to find his or her body-double from …

10 Simple Photography Hacks with Household Things

If you’d like to experiment with some do-it-yourself photography hacks and tricks, check out this new video by DigitalRev. Over the course of 10 …

Tips for Creating Large Format Prints

Aaron Reed is a professional landscape and nature photographer. He makes his living selling fine art prints. If you view <b>his gallery</b>, you’ll see that …

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United Kingdom

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

The Brain

How to Make Potato Gnocchi

<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: James Beard Award-nominated chef Jonathon Sawyer proves Gnocchi shouldn't just be reserved for restaurants -- here's how to make it at home with …

Spicy Breakfast Strata with Chorizo, Red Pepper, and Cheddar

This <b>spicy breakfast strata</b> is a <b>delicious breakfast casserole</b> that can be made-ahead and is freezer-friendly which makes it a host’s dream come true. …

How to Make Sichuan Chili Oil 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: Taylor Holliday</i> <i>of The Mala Project brings the heat with a homemade black bean and shallot chili oil.</i><p>Around this time last year, my family and I …

Oatmeal Walnut Caramel Coffee Cake Recipe

Oatmeal Walnut Caramel Coffee Cake Recipe<p>A satisfying nutty cake perfect for breakfast, or a snack.<p>Author: ©Amy Johnson | She Wears Many Hats<p>Recipe …

A Creamy Weeknight Chicken Marsala

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: Chicken breasts go Italian with the addition of Sicilian wine and cremini mushrooms.</i><p>We've all been there: It's 7 o'clock in the evening and, after a long day of work, all you want is a glass …

Quick Chicken Baby Broccoli with Spicy Peanut Sauce

Peanut sauce is like the chocolate sauce of dinnertime. I’m pretty sure I’d eat my shoe if it were covered in enough of it. This satay-inspired dish …

Food & Dining

Baked Apricot French Toast

The ability to serve French toast for a brunch party without slaving at the stovetop for hours is a beautiful thing. And if we’re feeling …

Crock Pot Carnitas

True carnitas cook in lard like a confit but ain’t nobody got time for that. Or, maybe I should say ain’t nobody got 2 gallons of lard for that. I …

Red Velvet Pancakes

These fluffy red pancakes are great on their own and even better decked out with sweetened cream cheese, a drizzle of maple syrup and toasted …

Truly confident people do these twelve things differently

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Confidence takes many forms, from the arrogance of Floyd Mayweather to the quiet self-assurance of Jane Goodall. True confidence—as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities—has a look all its own.<p>When …

Self-improvement

Make Your Own Concrete Planters

1 of 13<p>Let Spring Blooms Add Color Contrast<p>Concrete planters are made using a small container and a large container as molds. How far you push in the …

Embrace Minimalism – Shelf Desks With Discerning Designs

A desk that’s nothing more than a simple wall-mounted shelf is definitely not for everyone. Such desks are often used in small spaces where a …

Interior Design

25 Genius DIY Storage Solutions Your Home Needs Now

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your house is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle the situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your home.

Wanderer Bum Bag

DIY Project: Upholstered Door

When I moved into my circa-1910 row house in Brooklyn, all the doors were original to the building except one: the door to our home office. This …

DIY Easter Egg Cup Succulent

Fabric Covered Heels

Makeover your shoes with some fabric and mod podge! Get some tips and useful advice to help you get started.<p>542<p>2064

No Sew Table Runner

Perfect for Beginners-- This No-Sew Table Runner DIY is a great way to change things up for spring!<p>125<p>564

How To Macrame (And Create A Wall Hanging!)

I’ve always loved macrame and its intricate beauty, but whenever I think about trying it, it just seems to complicated and difficult. It’s true that …

Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

Dessert

Ribbon Christmas Tree Decoration

Tutorial: Button stripe throw pillow

Buttons don’t always have to be functional. They can also be purely decorative, just there to look pretty. Kathy from Just Crafty Enough shows how …