Lauren Parente

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When the bullets came down in Las Vegas, he told his wife to run. He needed to stay.

LAS VEGAS — Like many enjoying the final concert of the Route 91 Harvest festival Sunday, Travis and Haley Haldeman thought they were hearing fireworks when the first pops sounded.<p>But when the next volley started, the off-duty firefighter and his wife realized they had to take cover from …

The 5 Best Pieces of Advice If You Want to Start a Small Container Garden

Last week we asked those of you who garden in small spaces to share your best advice for starting and maintaining a successful kitchen garden in pots …

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Gmail now lets you add calendar events straight from your email

Google has just added a long-overdue feature to Gmail — now, users can add a calendar event to their Google Calendar by clicking on dates and times in email messages. Gmail will even attempt to come up with a proper name for the event, though you can swap it out if you please. It also shows you a …

Here’s how smartphones, tablets and huge databases will upend market research

If you’re tired of those annoying 8 p.m. phone calls asking questions about where you shop, or of carrying an Arbitron sensor to provide radio …

Holes in stadium security

More than 150,000 spectators will pour into Saturday's Kentucky Derby, the largest and highest-profile U.S. sporting event since last month's bombings at the Boston Marathon.<p>What they'll witness is a scene that became familiar in stadiums nationwide after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001: a …

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Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

14 Food & Drink Events for May and Beyond

May certainly is shaping up to be a busy month for food events around the world. Restaurants share top billing with big-name musicians at festivals such Napa's <b>BottleRock</b>, Brooklyn's <b>Great GoogaMooga</b>, and DC's <b>Sweetlife Festival</b>. And there's a lot happening on the literary front, too. In fact, the …

Perfect 10: Wedding Dresses

Bold colors, peplums, and intricate embroidery made their way down the aisles at this season’s bridal shows. Here, ten swoon-inducing gowns that highlight the trends. The only challenge: saying “I do” to just one.

Articles about identity design we love helsinki food company on Dwell.com - Dwell

Spend blissful hours recharging your creative battery with these ten Tumblrs we've put together to make you feel inspired, keep...<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson …

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6 Cooking Techniques to Master...from the Masters

A French cooking legend, a Brooklyn egg cream guru and other pros come right to your kitchen to deliver essential advice.<p>Photo: Thinkstock<p>Make a …

Brilliant Words Of Advice From 14 Great Graphic Designers

A new book anthologizes the wisdom of the most influential designers in the world.<p>It’s late in the day, you’ve been working on a project for weeks, and you’re stumped. The client meeting is in hours, and you’ve got tons of ideas, none of which seem to be quite right. Then, self-doubt creeps in: …

The Rise of the Tick

I’m tailing a Ford pickup truck along the eastern bank of the Connecticut River. When we reach a sign for Lord Creek Farm, the pickup turns off the road and I follow up a dusty driveway. We park in the shadow of an enormous red horse barn, next to paddocks full of jump gates, where riding lessons …

The Best Grilled Cheeses from Grilled Cheese Month

A collection of sandwiches from all over, all of them delicious, all worth your time. Plus: essays, chef wisdom, and how to make and eat the ultimate grilled cheese.<p>A collection of sandwiches from all over, all of them delicious, all worth your time. Plus: essays, chef wisdom, and how to make and …