Julia Shinay

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Artist Kevin Weir Creates Ghostly Animated GIFs Using Archival Photos from the Library of Congress (Sponsor) | Colossal

<p>Starting this month <b>Verizon FiOS</b> customers can get upload speeds every bit as fast as their download speeds. Since that means faster, easier sharing …

The Spanish photographer's sombre and affecting photobook The Epilogue tells the story of Cammy Robinson, who died at 26 as a result of bulimia<p>In 2010, Laia Abril started a project on eating disorders with a multimedia piece called A Bad Day. It looked head-on at the daily life of a girl struggling …

7 Foods to Add to Your Summer Bucket List

It is the last chance to savor some amazing foods that will be gone when summer is over, or not long afterward. Here are some things to try before …

The 21 Best Mexican Restaurants in America

From tiny holes-in-the-wall to mom-and-pop joints to upscale tortilla temples, great Mexican joints take many shapes and sizes -- but no matter where you go, you'll find the same warm, inviting... tortillas. And smiles too, though that's less important.<p>So, to pay homage to those Mexican restaurants …

Essential Small-Space Living Tips

Living in a large home has a lot of advantages.<p>For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek design, less really can be more.<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>Don’t overthink the process of creating ambiance in your living space: Today’s gadgets make kicking back a …

Small Spaces

The 43 Best Musicals Since 2000

In the last 14 years, the 21st century has already offered some incredible additions to the musical theater pantheon. These are the best new musicals, both on and off-Broadway.<p><b>A few notes:</b> In order to be considered for inclusion, a musical had to have premiered on Broadway or off-Broadway on or …

63 Songs You Need In Your Life This Summer

Pop, rock, reggaeton, and country from all around the world, in no particular order.<p>1. U.S. via Australia summer-dominator <b>Iggy Azalea</b> teams with British hit-writer <b>Charli XCX</b> for gum-smacking anthem, "Fancy."<p>2. U.K. group <b>Clean Bandit</b>'s totally irresistible fusion of violin and house, "Rather Be."<p>3. …

Tuscan Chicken Liver Crostini

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: The classic Tuscan antipasto -- and Easter feast -- would not be complete without these crostini.</i><p>Arguably <i>the</i> defining Tuscan antipasto, chicken …

Strawberries, Poached Rhubarb, and Shortbread Cookies

These pleasingly sandy rounds of shortbread are served alongside poached rhubarb and macerated strawberries for a bright and sunny hit of springtime that pair well with the buttery cookies.<p>Excerpted from <i>Frenchie</i> by Greg Marchand (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2014. Photographs by Djamel Dine …

Coq au Vin With Veal Sausage, Thyme, and Merlot From 'Joy of Kosher'

Coq au vin was one of the first dishes that <b>Jamie Geller</b> learned to cook. As she tells it, her mother-in-law taught her how to gently simmer chicken in red wine sauce shortly after her wedding. The recipe in her new cookbook, <i>Joy of Kosher</i>, is a version of that dish—the chicken and red wine remain …

Pulled BBQ Spaghetti Squash

This is a continuation of our grilled spaghetti squash fascination. We love the stuff. This came about after some leftover Spaghetti Squash Ribs were …

How Zoodles And Spirals Will Change The Way You Eat Veggies

Meet your new favorite kitchen tool. Some call it the spiralizer, the zoodler (an affectionate term for a zucchini-based noodle) or the spiral vegetable slicer. However you choose to identify to this nifty apparatus, know one thing: Your vegetable lifestyle is about to transform.<p>This revolutionary …

Shrink Plastic Bunny Charm

Shares 0<p>Make an adorable shrink plastic bunny charm, perfect for a necklace, bracelet, a hairpin, brooch, or keychain. A wonderful accessory for …

Faux Cross Stitch Rose Sweatshirt | Studs & Pearls

<b>Faux Cross Stitch Rose Sweatshirt</b> | <i>Studs & Pearls</i><p>I love cross stitch anything so this sweatshirt is right up my alley - and you don’t actually have to have needle and thread to make it! All these ‘stitches’ are made with a paint brush and fabric paint. Of course, you don’t have to do this on a sweatshirt - paint it on a tshirt, a tote bag or even a pillow!

Fox Reporter Gets Blasted By Snow Plow During Live Shot

Steve Keeley, a reporter at Philadelphia's Fox affiliate, was reporting from Salem County, N.J., Monday when he was nearly taken out by a snow plow.

Organizing and Keeping Track of Your Stash

This is the part of talking about stash that I’m really not equipped to talk to you about, because I’m really bad at storing my stash in any rational …

Stars and Sprigs BOM quilt

It’s not too late to join the BOM for this beautiful quilt, <i>Stars & Sprigs</i> designed by Kim McLean. Combining applique and pieced blocks to perfection, …

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Faux Fur Collar Necklace

Zipper Book Clutch | See Kate Sew

<b>Zipper Book Clutch</b> | <i>See Kate Sew</i><p>I’m loving on this amazing sewing project! What a cool way to upcycle an old and loved book (or a vintage book with a cool spine!). And to my pleasure, this project does not involve any sewing! That’s right, no sewing, just some glueing with some super strong E6000. Just make sure you use that glue in a well ventilated area to avoid headaches!

DIY – No Lye Soap Whip

This whipped soap recipe comes from SavyNaturalista who whipped up a batch of hardened liquid soap to create this light and fluffy whipped cream …

Keep Your Arms, Hands and Wrists Happy in the New Year

If you’re like me, you’ve probably started a new knitting project or two with great enthusiasm in the past couple of days. Or maybe you’re just …

DIY Wedding Ceremony Wine Box

Make your own custom wine box to seal during your ceremony with a special bottle of wine to open on your anniversary! EASY blueprint!<p>508<p>1542

Junk Culture Dallas

What's the first thing we touch when we wake up? How do our favourite things reveal our hopes and fears? Can objects tell the story of our lives? …

50 Unexpected Wreaths You Can Make Out Of Anything

Put a wreath on it.

How Short Ribs Make You A Better Cook

If you're looking for a restaurant-quality meal you can make with ease in your own kitchen, short ribs are the answer. This flavorful cut of meat slowly cooks down into a dish so tender you could eat it with a spoon. (Bonus: for a meal with so much flavor, short ribs are perfectly affordable, too.) …

This Is How You Make an Instagram Cake

Ann Readron of How to Cook That has an excellent Youtube channel full of great baking tutorials. A couple months ago she created this intricate cake …

Le Petit Bakery's 'Squat' is the Best Cronut Knockoff

The square-shaped <b>"Squat"</b> ($4.50) from <b>Le Petit Bakery</b> in Fort Greene is the best Cronut knockoff I've tried to date. If you consider yourself a Cronut connoisseur or student of deep fried pastries it's definitely worth a special trip.<p>I tried the chocolate glazed squat with coffee pastry cream …

Another Ten Minute, Ten Dollar Dinner: Pat-in-the-Pan-Crust Quiche

I was careful when I first introduced quiche to my young sons. Presentation is important to preschoolers, so I referred to it as "Pizza Pie," with a …