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To Get A Letter, Send A Letter; Where To Find A Pen Pal

Much like s.e. discusses in ou's piece on letter writing, I, too, was a prolific letter writer, once upon a time. When we lived overseas, sending mail into the great international stream of post was the only way to really tell people that even though I was in tropical paradise, I was still thinking …

Inside a Stylish 295-Square-Foot Brooklyn Studio

Even a shoebox deserves eye-popping style.<p>Even a shoebox deserves eye-popping style. Nick Olsen broke all the rules when decorating this tiny studio apartment. Read the interview with the designer here.

This Article Will Forever Change the Way You Think About Blindness

Read an excerpt of For the Benefit of Those Who See, the fascinating new book about what it’s like to be blind in a world made for sighted people<p><i>Every month,</i> Women's Health <i>hosts our 60-second book club, where we invite you to take a quick peek inside a buzzed-about new book and let us know what you</i> …

Red Cross

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Recipes for Our Storage & Organization Collection

<i>We're all about collections over at Provisions -- so following that lead, we'll be making recipe collections to go alongside those that are in Provisions. Because recipes want to be together, too.</i><p><i>??Today: In the spirit of a clean slate, we're focusing on how to organize our kitchen, and the staples</i> …

Staples

Shrimp with Spinach, Garlic and Smoked Paprika

If you have yet to discover the glory of smoked paprika, this is your official invitation. Made from smoked red peppers, it is a key ingredient in …

Organizing a Spice Cabinet

We recently did that sort of misguided, fairly overwhelming thing where you decide to take everything out of each and every kitchen cabinet and …

How to Make Tomato Soup Without a Recipe

<i>Here 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's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw explains why tomato soup should be your go-to pantry meal -- and how</i> …

grilled cheese

2013 Gift Guide: 20+ Jewelry Picks

Jewelry (followed closely by beauty products) is one of my favorite gifts to give (and receive) because I just love the frivolity of it. It’s what a …

How Canadians Can Watch US Netflix

<b>Click here for the updated 2014 version.</b><p>Netflix’s low fee of $7.99 per month is easily one of the greatest gifts to home entertainment. And with the …

Out of Closets? Leaning Rack Hangs Clothes in Small Spaces

For those with less space and who don’t mind airing their (clean) laundry a bit, this simple storage system lets you hang your clothes in spaces …

The Easiest Healthy Homemade Lunch Ever

We promise it won’t leave you with lunch envy<p>Maybe you've seen them re-pinned on Pinterest about a bajillion times: those adorable salads in mason jars. The thing is, you can't just throw your normal salad in a jar and call it a day (well, you could, but then it would probably be a mess by lunch …

Healthy Eating

Toast with Squash, Prosciutto, and an Egg

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: If you like toast and squash and prosciutto and eggs, you will like them together.</i><p>This isn’t really my …

Recipes

5 Links to Read Before Cooking with Winter Squash

<i>Each week, we’ll be sharing a comprehensive list of links to help you master something new in the kitchen. Culinary greatness, here you come.</i><p><i>Today: Put winter squash where it belongs -- in the spotlight.</i><p>Every autumn, with jack-o'-lanterns and Thanksgiving pies on the horizon, the traditional orange …

Hummus

Stir Fried Green Beans with Ginger and Onions Recipe

Do you like green beans? I love them in stir fries, especially fresh, crisp, tender green beans. How do you know your green beans are fresh? Break …

Super Photo Editing Skills

Today we are focused on photo editing. We were able to negotiate a discount on the popular training bundle, <i>Super Photo Editing Skills</i>, for anyone …

Easy Steak Tacos With Charred Corn and Sriracha Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> Skirt steak is an excellent cut for grilling and often comes in long strips, which you'll have to cut into slabs so that it fits in the pan. An equivalent weight of flank, flap, or hanger steak can be used in place of skirt steak.<p><b>Read more: One-Pot Wonders: Steak Tacos With Charred Corn and</b> …

Southwest Steak Salad

Casamista Portable Humidifier

If you travel often to dry climates, you might be familiar with some of the portable humidifiers out there in the marketplace, but have you ever seen …

Summer of Style: Win 1 of 5 Anne Klein fall wrap dresses!

<i>Anne Klein houndstooth faux wrap dress ($99), launching this September at Hudson's Bay stores across Canada.</i> It's that time of week again, friends! …

Levi’s Revel Line Brings New Tech to Curve-Hugging Jeans

Photos courtesy of Levi’s<p>Levi Strauss Co. designed the first pair of ladies’ jeans nearly 80 year ago. At that time, it was a working class …

What's the Best Way to Crush Canned Tomatoes?

Some people say whole canned tomatoes have better flavor than diced or crushed. But what if you need to break them down to make a smooth sauce? …

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5 Things We Learned From the 2013 Small Cool Kitchens Contest

Our Small Cool Kitchens contest wrapped up this week. Did you enjoy it? We always love this contest because it gives us a unique snapshot of what's …

Faith Durand discovered a simple, foolproof, and easy way to keep guacamole green and delicious. Want to see it? http://thekitc.hn/16bhvQN

How to do Off-Camera Flash Photography with Canon Speedlites

Being faced with the prospect of using off-camera flash sends many new photographers running for the hills. Learning to use flash effectively can be …

Photography

Penelope Casas' Garlic Green Beans (Judias Verdes con Ajo)

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: How to coax the most flavor out of sweet summer beans.</i><p>You're probably thinking: those look like sautéed green beans -- I don't need a Genius Recipe for that! …

Recipes

Pasta with Tomato, Spinach, Basil, and Brie Recipe

During the summer months when tomatoes are in season, we look for practically any excuse to use our garden tomatoes. The basil plant that we …