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Space Saving Book Shelves and Reading Rooms

What to do with that extra room you have lying around? Now that your kids (if you have any) have grown up, there really isn’t any need for a play …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

On Syria and Summers, the Obama '08 voters have finally found their voice | Mark Weisbrot

Protest,Barack Obama,Democrats,Occupy Wall Street,US news,US foreign policy,Bill Clinton,Hillary Clinton,Larry Summers,Obama administration,US politics,Republicans,Tea Party movement,US Congress,US military,Syria,US healthcare<p>Looking past the shutdown and budget battle, the big picture is that …

12 Amazing Photos of Animals Congregating

<b>Stingrays</b><p>While we'll always be big fans of wildlife photography in general, there's nothing quite like seeing hundreds, thousands and even millions of animals congregating like this. Whether these photographers have captured animal migrations, where major animal groups travel long distances in …

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The Legend of Giants: A New Mural by Natalia Rak | Colossal

<p>This is a great new mural by Polish artist and graphic designer Natalia Rak that was painted as part of the Folk on the Street art festival in …

An Insider's View Of 19th-Century Paris (Even The Urinals)

A city under construction — and destruction — is currently on view at the National Gallery of Art in Washington. "Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris" is a collection of 19th-century photographs of one of the world's most beloved cities as it transitioned from medieval architectural hodgepodge …

The Rise of the New New Left

Bill de Blasio’s win in New York’s Democratic primary isn’t a local story. It’s part of a vast shift that could upend three decades of American …

27 Amazingly Easy One-Bowl Desserts

When baking can be this simple, why would you ever mess with multiple bowls?

Man who released 1,000 crickets in his garden receives police warning

A plant scientist who released 1,000 foreign crickets into his garden because he liked the sound they made has been given a warning by police for endangering native wildlife.<p>Daniel Emlyn-Jones, 40, bought the insects online and set them loose in his suburban Oxford back yard in July so their gentle …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

Articles about space saving wood paneled apartment manhattan on Dwell.com - Dwell

Faced with the challenge of a diminutive New York apartment in desperate need of a refresh, architect Tim Seggerman went straight...<p>Five ways to open up a space to give yourself some breathing room.<p>A couple crafts an ample, but budget-friendly kitchen in Cobble Hill.<p>You may think that paneled walls …

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6 Chic Cleaning Products Worth the Splurge

They're worth the splurge.<p>These cleaning agents wash, scrub, and scour – in addition to boasting fresh scents, attractive packaging, and eco-friendly formulas.

A Temple In Kyoto Blazing in Fall Color

What Are Some Good Make-Ahead Breakfasts to Eat On the Go?

<b>Q:</b> What are some good make-ahead or on the go breakfasts for super early mornings?<p>Sent by <b>Amy and Justin</b><p><b>Editor:</b> Take a look at these round-ups for …

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Rodger Thomas's Delightfully Eccentric Lamps

An ordinary craftsman can take an old object and make it into a lamp, but it takes inspiration to make one as amusing as Rodger Thomas does. This …

How To Make Dill Pickles — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Cool and crunchy, delightfully sour and capable of going from snack to sandwich without a hitch — that's what I call a good pickle. Did you know …

Here Are the Two Covers for <i>Lucky Peach</i>’s Next Issue

10 Gorgeous Stained Glass Ideas for Your Home

We know, we know. The first thing you think of when you see “stained glass” is probably a church, and you’re probably wondering what this might have to do with your home. Well, the art of playing with light is definitely one that historic structures the world over have mastered, but you can also …