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U.S. Stocks Climb, Along With Oil Prices

Beaten-down financial shares lead S&P 500 higher<p>U.S. stocks rose for a second consecutive day, drifting higher Thursday as oil prices rebounded from early losses.<p>Energy shares eked out a gain and financial stocks led the S&P 500 after the oil rally, amid persistent concerns about the impact of low …

Stock Markets

The Best Cheap Trader Joe's Wines to Drink With Italian Food

Ariel asked me to pick out a few budget-friendly wines from Trader Joe's for her Friday Board Game Night Gathering, where she planned on serving …

Trader Joe's

Gift Ideas for DIY Foodies

That SodaStream was a gateway toy. This year, it’s all about meat grinders, smoking chips, and fermentation crocks

Bookjigs New Product Line - Chalk Series, from Franklin Mill

Bookjigs New Product Line - Chalk Series, from Franklin Mill

Charleston, South Carolina Is Officially The Best City In The World

Which is the greatest city in the world? Is it Paris? Tokyo? A teeny little town on the Italian coast?<p>Nope, it's none other than Charleston, South Carolina, where the grits are spicy, the weather is warm, and the people are oh-so charming. This city -- which has been voted best in the U.S. numerous …

Cool Badge Design Collection

I'm a fan of little marks & badge designs and I see a lot of brand using different badges to represent them so I decided to select some really cool …

20 Best Retro Logos

One thing that I love about logo designs, is that you can give 100 different designs the same brief, and you can end up with 100 completely different …

Amazing Hand Lettering Demos by Master Pinstriper Glen Weisgerber

Master pinstriper Glen Weisgerber demonstrates his astonishing hand lettering skills in this series of demo videos by Airbrush Action Magazine. …

Motion Calendar

Graffiti Birds Emerge in Brazil Through Fragmented Lines

Brazilian street artist Luis Seven Martins, aka L7m, recently created this gorgeous series of graffiti birds, where the large, feathered creatures emerge on the streets of Sao Paolo, Brazil. The combination of realism and abstraction blur together to form the wide array of creative birds.<p>Each large …

Brazil

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How To Make Flavored Butter

This is extremely satisfying and useful.

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

22 Food Words You Might Be Pronouncing Wrong

Oh, gosh, I love kwin-oh-a!<p>A NOTE: In many of these cases there isn't one single, unquestionably correct way to say these words, so don't get too incensed if you truly believe that vegetable is called ON-deev; it depends who you are and where you live. Check out the very helpful website Forvo to …

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Venere® Hostess Agency – Branding and Web Design by Attila Horvath

Venere® Hostess Agency – Brand Identity.<p>Hungarian graphic designer and art director Attila Horvath/Darkoo™ developed this nice brand identity and web …

Graphic Design

Designers make great entrepreneurs, they just don't know it yet

We're supposedly in the midst of a design renaissance, where beyond the cliché Steve Jobs and Apple ecosystem example, we see a design-centric focus …

30 Super Efficient Ways to Pack Your Stuff

Whether you’re prepping for a weekend getaway, a month-long honey moon, or for your first year of college, you want to make the most of what you pack. Not just seeing how much you can jam in your suitcase, but having your clothes, shoes, toiletries, and more arrive at your destination as easy to …

The New Stars of European Travel

Could it be that American travelers are passing over Western Europe's traditional tourist trail in favor of newer, less-traveled destinations in southern and eastern Europe? A new report by the European Travel Commission seems to indicate so, as destinations historically popular with U.S. travelers …

The Only French Toast Recipe You'll Ever Need

We're firm believers that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but not for the reasons that usually inspire this saying. No, breakfast is the most important meal simply because it's the best. Think about it, breakfast is the time when pancakes, bacon, cinnamon rolls, sausage, eggs and …

Recipe Of The Day: Corn Dogs

Corn dogs are big in the summer. We can find them foot long at just about every county fair. And while, sure, corn dogs are good when they're ridiculously oversized, they're even better when you make them at home -- with regular hot dogs. We know that the thought of making your own corn dogs from …

Best Ever Barbecued Ribs

This go-to recipe for classic barbecued ribs embraces what we refer to as our "oven-cheat" method -- a technique that'll get you ultra-tender meat …

A Local Shares Her Favorite Places To Eat, Drink, And Play In Paris

<b>On your first day here, seeing this is a must:</b> If you are a Paris Virgin (never been before) I recommend hopping on a segway, via Segway Tours of Paris and taking their three-hour tour. You'll cover some of the key sights in central Paris such as Invalides and the Eiffel Tower, Place de la Concorde …

France

How to Grill Any Steak in 5 Steps

<i>At Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52'er pierino shows us how to grill any steak like a pro.</i><p>Some of the best steaks I’ve eaten in my life were …

Ultimate Europe Road Trip: France, Italy, Switzerland

The sun-splashed coasts of the French Riviera attract tourists like flies to honey. The Cote d’Azur’s picturesque seaside and azure waters draw …

European Travel

A Mind-Bending Look at the Hubble Ultra Deep Field Photo of the Universe

Check out this mind-bending video that talks about the “Hubble Ultra Deep Field” image captured by NASA astronomers nearly a decade ago — a …

10 Reasons You Should Follow Formula One

I’ve got the perfect semi-obscure, Euro-centric sport for you to embrace now that soccer has been co-opted by every mom in America and cycling has become the <i>de rigor</i> fitness regimen for financiers nationwide.<p>Formula One. Sure it’s watched by 530 million people on any given Sunday and can generate …

The Science of Hangovers

15 Best Backpack Snacks for Road Trips and Plane Rides

School is out, the sun is shining, and it is time to take to the open road! Whether your travels take you near or far this summer, we want to make …

Road Trips