Kanako KoKo Koseki

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Five Happy Colors to Boost Your Mood

There’s no question about it: adding a little color is one of the easiest ways to bring some happy into your home. But what are the happiest hues out …

Articles about midcentury renovation portland capitalizes nature seven doors outside on Dwell.com - Dwell

An interior designer in Portland updates a 1950s home by a celebrated local architect.<p>Custom woodwork and an open interior define a 520-square-foot backyard retreat for a busy family.<p>Penny Black Interiors deftly updates a midcentury home in the West Hills of Portland with standout cabinetry, …

Hardscaping 101: Steel Factory-Style Windows and Doors

Last week Michelle inspired us with 11 Facades with Factory Windows. The aesthetic harkens back to the greenhouses, factories, and warehouses of the …

Apartment Gets Industrialized After A Modern Remodel

When the young couple went to SHED Architecture and Design for help with their remodel, the team was happy to be given such an unusual and inventive …

Flower Identification App

Until recently, there wasn’t a week that went by without me asking, “Why isn’t there an app where you can just upload a picture of a flower or plant …

Switchmate

Now you can be really, truly lazy, because Switchmate automates your standard light switch, no screwdrivers required. Snap Switchman over your …

8 Ideas for What to Do With That Weird Space Above Your Toilet

Depending on where you live and what your bathroom looks like, you might have some odd space above your toilet. Just kind of sitting there, not being …

How the Power of Your Mind Can Influence Your Healing & Recovery

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>By definition, a placebo is an inert, innocuous substance that has no effect on your body. Placebos, such as sugar pills, are therefore …

Psychedelic drugs like LSD could be used to treat depression, study suggests

Researchers warn that patients are missing out on potential benefits due to prohibitive regulations on research into recreational drugs<p>Psychedelic drugs could prove to be highly effective treatments for depression and alcoholism, according to scientists who have obtained the first brain scans of …

Banksy on New Gaza Art: We Care More About Kittens Than Human Suffering

"I explained I wanted to highlight the destruction in Gaza by posting photos on my website — but on the Internet, people only look at pictures of …

Striking Street Photos Document the Vibrant Culture of NYC in the ’70s and ’80s

For over 30 years, every since his days as an NYU film student, Robert Herman has roamed the streets of New York City with his camera in hand to photograph the sights and people of his urban home. <i>The New Yorkers</i>, shot from 1978 to 2005 on Kodachrome color film, is his collection of candid photos …

Vacationing in Iran: To Go or Not to Go?

Iran is a beautiful and culturally-rich destination, even if most of its treasures are hidden behind a war-torn countryside and tight-gripped regime.<p><b>By Nicolle Monico</b><p>Last week, <i>NPR</i> broadcast a story entitled <i>'You Are Invited': Isolated Iran Seeks Foreign Tourists</i>, which juxtaposed the revolution's …

Oscars 2015: Secrets of the limo drivers

<b>More than 1,000 limousines will fill the streets of Los Angeles ahead of the Academy Awards. One limo manager shares his secrets.</b><p>On Oscar night - this year 22 February - the usually car-clogged streets of Hollywood fall silent because everyone is at a viewing party or, if they're very lucky, …

A Rooftop Oasis Anchors an NYC Remodel

• 1 |<p>The large open living space on the first floor of the apartment uses some of the wood beams and exposed brick left over from the building’s …

Interior Design

16 Statement-Making Headboards

These bedrooms are all about the showstopping headboards.<p>These bedrooms are all about the showstopping headboards.

Wall Art

25 Fantastic and Funny Photos Celebrate Photoshop’s 25th Birthday

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Twenty-five years ago, this week, a little graphics editing program named Photoshop was born. Fast forward a few decades and now we're living in a world where surreal-looking images are all around us. As part of the celebration, Adobe has launched a search for 25 of the …

Sierra Nevada Chalk Mural by Ben Johnston

A chalk mural by Ben Johnston for the Sierra Nevada brewery.<p>Ben Johnston was hired to create a chalk mural for the new Sierra Nevada brewery based in …

Interview: Photographer Chris Freitag Talks About His New Book "Detroit Graffiti" and the Street Art Culture of the City

When we think of present-day Detroit, abandoned buildings as far as the eye can see is the image that comes to mind. It's no secret that the city has …

Pop-up Mexican Restaurant to Accompany the DIA’s Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo Exhibit

When the Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in Detroit exhibit goes on display at the DIA next month, visitors will have the opportunity to dine in a special pop-up space in the museum. The temporary restaurant will feature "<b>light Mexican fare, beer, wine, and margaritas</b>" according to Pamela Marcil, a …

Photographer's images of Pittsburgh capture social media stardom

It's 5:30 a.m. The outside temperature is 3.<p>The streets of Downtown Pittsburgh are, predictably, empty.<p>Except, that is, for Dave DiCello, who is out …

Social Media

SolarCity Wants To Install 1GW In 2015 And Money Is No Issue

During 2014, SolarCity posted greater revenues and losses, installed 79% more solar energy systems than the year before and added about 96,660 customers to reach a customer base of 190,000, the company said Wednesday.<p>Instead of a typical earnings story, I thought I’ll highlights some of the company …

SolarCity

Travel Collections around the world

Explore your wish-to-go destinations with the help of our travel collectors.<p>Create travel collections only for you<p>Find your 'Wish to go!'<br>from …

IBM Cloud Private for Data、「Red Hat OpenShift」との連携強化や新クエリツールなど取り組み

「トランプリスク」は2017年から世界市場を揺り動かす不確実性と見なされている。そこで、中間選挙に向けたトランプ政治の行方と中間選挙のシナリオ別に株価シナリオを挙げる。<br clear='left'><a …

Three food trends turning the industry upside down

The times they are a'changing, especially when it comes to how Americans view the food they eat. As a result, some long-established corporations are …

6 Misleading Food Labels to Watch Out for When Eating Healthy

It seems easy to find healthy foods at the grocery store. The aisles are filled with products labeled, “all natural,” “reduced fat,” and “organic.” …

The only 15 foods worth buying organic

Instead we're faced with awkward produce-aisle decisions every time we step foot into a grocery store — is this worth paying 50¢, $1, $5 more?<p>What are the health implications, and is organic equally important across the board?<p>Let's get real here: Most organic food has not been proven to be "better" …

5 Things You're Doing Wrong With Food

These quick and easy fixes can make a big difference in your health.<p><b>1) You're peeling kiwis.</b> Kiwis are an excellent source of vitamin C, omega-3 fatty acids, and DNA-repairing antioxidants, but if you're still peeling the skin off, you're missing out on a lot of the nutrition value. Recent studies …

HDR photographer

a22 April 2015<p>Posted on 22 April 2015 in blog, landscape, thailand with<p>After 4 years of blogging here on Blogger, I would like to announce that I'm …