Kristine Givan

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The Coolest Things to Buy From 14 Different Countries on Etsy

Sculptural jewelry from Spain, vintage rattan from Germany, and more international trends to shop this summer.<p>I have to confess: when I sit down to …

Tillandz Air Plant Stand Set

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Bed Linens from Odessa in Shades of Blue and Green

Currently admiring: Sea Me, started by two women in search of the perfect bed linen, in hues of blues and greens (one of our trends for 2018), and …

Trending on Gardenista: New Year, New Garden

This week the editors at Gardenista took stock of what’s ahead and where we’ve been: floral designers and trends to watch, gardening goals to take on …

Sichuan Tea-Smoked Duck

Grind salt and peppercorns in a spice grinder into a powder. Toss duck with spice mixture and wine in a bowl. Cover with plastic wrap; chill …

Salt-Roasted Turnips with Goat Cheese and Greens

7 1⁄2 cups coarse kosher salt<p>7 egg whites, lightly beaten<p>3 lb. (about 8) small turnips, scrubbed<p>8 oz. plain goat cheese, softened<p>1⁄4 cup whole milk<p>2 …

Recipes

Braised Duck Tacos (Tacos de Carnitas de Pato)

3 lb. duck legs<p>1 1⁄2 tsp. kosher salt, plus more to taste<p>1 head garlic, halved horizontally<p>1 large white onion, thinly sliced, plus one small, finely …

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Mustard and White Wine Braised Chicken

Heat oven to 375°. Heat oil in a 6-qt. saucepan over medium-high heat. Season chicken with salt and pepper; working in batches, cook chicken, …

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Chicken, Olive, and Lemon Tagine (Djaj Mqualli)

3 tbsp. olive oil<p>6 whole chicken legs<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste<p>2 large yellow onions, sliced<p>2 tbsp. ground coriander<p>2 tsp. …

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Goat Birria (Jalisco-Style Goat Stew)

Heat a 6-qt. Dutch oven over medium-high. Add guajillo chile; cook, flipping once, until lightly toasted, 3–4 minutes. Transfer to a blender, add …

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Fig Thyme

For the thyme simple syrup<p>Add sugar and water to a small saucepan and stir on medium heat until the sugar dissolves. Once dissolved, add thyme and …

Recipes

Mango Jalapeño Margaritas

Mango Jalapeño Margaritas.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 22, 2013 147<p>It’s February and I want a… margarita.<p>Technically I always want a margarita since it IS …

The Best Bloody Mary

Makes 12 Servings<p>This is the best Bloody Mary recipe because you make your own mix (which means you can customize it to your heart's content). And hey, don't forget the Guinness.<p>September 2009Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds plum tomatoes, coarsely chopped<p>1 large carrot, peeled, coarsely chopped<p>1 large …

Mumbai Mules {with Coriander, Cumin and Saffron} • The Bojon Gourmet

<i>An unconventional take on the Moscow Mule, this savory-sweet, vodka-based cocktail gets a kick from toasted coriander, cumin, cardamom, and saffron</i> …

Featured Shop: Sevilla Smith

Hi there! My name is Faye Sevilla Smith, and I’m a shoemaker living out of a suitcase with my professor husband and our 7-year-old son (it’s a very big suitcase!). We live in Philadelphia for part of the year, and Barcelona for the other part. My shop is called Sevilla Smith.<p>Before Sevilla Smith, I …

Sevilla FC

Featured Shop

My name is Ellen Ruben, and I design leather handbags and shoes in Tel Aviv, Israel. I live in a colorful neighborhood filled with veteran craftsmen, designers, artists, actors and musicians.<p>My story as a designer began at a crossroads in my life: I had been living in Jaffa and working as a video …

Tel Aviv

Featured Shop: Kina Ceramic Design

Hello! My name is Kina Gorska, and I live in Oxford, England. Together with my partner Darek, I run a small ceramics studio, where I design and produce a line of home goods called <b>Kina Ceramic Design</b>.<p>As a kid, I spent a lot of time doing creative activities — painting, making collages, learning …

Ceramics

Learn How to Make Marbled Candles

Want to add some personality to your space? An eye-catching pair of marbled candles and vintage candlesticks will add excitement to your dining room or mantle.<p>As a fan of all-things marbled (including cheesecake), today I’m sharing my latest discovery: a DIY swirling method that allows you to …

Candles

15 Crazy Delicious Cauliflower Hacks to Help You Lose Weight

We-can’t-believe-it’s-cauliflower recipes ahead.<p>If we could hand out superlatives to our favorite veggies, cauliflower would win “most creative” by a landslide. With the help of a food processor and some smart seasonings, it’s the ultimate shape-shifter. While we're at it, we'd also give this pale …

3 Things to Know Before You KonMari Your Home

The KonMari Method, the tidying up process founded by the Japanese decluttering guru Marie Kondo, has become a huge sensation here in the States—it …

Lemon Thyme-Peach Lemonade

• In a large pitcher combine the sugar and lemon thyme sprigs; muddle with a wooden spoon. Add water, lemon juice, and peach nectar. Stir until sugar …

15 Make-Ahead Soup Recipes That Will Warm You Up from Head to Toe

There’s nothing like coming home to a steamy bowl of soup after a day spent skiing on the slopes, a snowball fight with your friends or even just a blustery walk home from work. Soup will warm you up from head to toe, but who wants to spend an hour by the stove after a long day in the cold? Try …

Green Chicken Enchilada Cauliflower Casserole – Low Carb

As a long-term ketoer, low carb cauliflower casseroles are my everything. Recently I posted the Cauliflower alla Vodka Casserole and it was an …

Cooking

How To Dye Textiles With Coffee & Tea

Staining or dying textiles with natural products such as coffee and tea is an inexpensive, non-toxic method for altering cloth. It's an easy way to …

Cleaning

13 Clever Built-Ins for Small Spaces

(Image credit: Lauren Rubin Architecture)<p>If you live in a little apartment (or house) and are lucky enough to own your place (or have a landlord …

Small Spaces

11 Ways to Squeeze a Little Extra Storage Out of a Small Bedroom

Dealing with a tiny bedroom can be a bit overwhelming — how are you supposed to sleep in there and fit all your stuff in there, too? Try out one of …

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Popovers

Preheat oven to 425°. Sift together flour and salt into a bowl.<p>Whisk together eggs, whole milk, and butter in a bowl. Then add to flour, stirring …

Baking

The Best Low-Carb Cauliflower Pizza Crust Recipe

After going through my 2nd processor this year alone, I wanted to try something a little more durable and more importantly, a food processor that I …

Tips for Creating Raised Bed Planters

Modern Steamer - Large

If you aspire to a cooking style that focuses on clean eating, simple and direct flavors, and ingredients bright with vitality - a good steamer is …