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8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>While there's something to be said for a good old-fashioned chocolate chip cookie or a plate of spaghetti and meatballs, sometimes you have to shake …

How Crayola Crayons Are Made

There are 120 different colors of Crayola Crayons.<p>23 shades of red, 20 greens, 19 blues, 16 purples, 14 oranges, 11 browns, 8 yellows, 2 grays, 2 coppers, 2 blacks, 1 white, 1 gold and 1 silver. The Crayola factory in Easton, Pennsylvania makes 12 million crayons a day in a variety of the shades we …

BA's Best Banana Bread

Makes one 8½x4½" loaf<p>Here at BA everybody has their favorite banana bread recipe. We made every one—14 to be exact—until we came up with a collective favorite. Dark brown sugar is key and a dollop of mascarpone makes for superior tenderness. Walnuts optional but encouraged. This is part of BA's …

10 Healthy Office Snacks: The Anti-Vending Machine Guide

These healthy office snacks beat whatever junk is in the vending machine any day.<p>We've perfected the art of the office lunch—but even the most protein-packed lunch bowls can't prevent the inevitable 3 p.m. rumbly belly. Before you give up your quarters to the vending machine, hear us out! There are …

'FLATLINER': Germany Is Now At Risk Of Pulling All Europe Back Into Recession

The only remaining star seems to be Germany, with a 0.8% growth rate in the first quarter, Eric Reguly from the Globe and Mail said. But even the brightest candles eventually burn out.<p>"It may be a flat-liner in the making," Reguly added. "Last month, the German central bank warned that the economy …

15 Dinner Recipes that You Should Really Eat for Breakfast

Our favorite breakfasts look an awful lot like dinner—here are the best nontraditional breakfast foods to start your day.<p><b>It's time breakfast breaks free from its shackles.</b> Think about it: We're totally cool with pancakes and bacon for dinner, so why shouldn't we inject a little dinner food into our …

Cooking

From the WTF Department: Researchers Claim Ability to Extract Sound From Video Recorded Without Sound

First thing I had to check was that this wasn't released on April 1st. But no, in a research paper titled "The Visual Microphone: Passive Recovery of …

Archives

Vesper, a Discreet Vibrator Necklace

Wearable tech has never been more pleasurable—or sexy—than the products developed by Crave. Their high-quality adult objects stand apart from the majority of the market for their innovative and sleek design, from leather bracelets that turn into handcuffs to a near-silent vibrator that also works …

20 Things You Should Do With a Chocolate Chip Cookie

There's nothing more satisfying than a warm, fresh out-of-the-oven chocolate chip cookie. When you lift it off the tray and it's oozing with gooey, melted chocolate, there's nothing on Earth that can give you more joy than that simply decadent cookie. National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day only rolls …

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 …

Cooking

How to Spatchcock a Chicken, Step-by-Step

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: Meet your summer-friendly hack for roast chicken: the spatchcock</i> …

83 Egg Recipes That We Always Crave

83 egg recipes is a lot of egg recipes. But is it enough?<p>Shockingly enough, Americans once ate twice as many eggs as they do today. Bring back the glory days with these 83 egg recipes, prepared every way you could imagine (baked! fried! poached! more!).

How to Make Mochi S'mores, aka S'MOCHI

With all the bacon-wrapped, deep-fried hurrah these days, it's easy to pass up on the simple, brilliant ideas. Cue in the <b>S'Mochi</b> -- an invention by <i>Foodbeast</i> reader Ryan Horikoshi. The clever take on the standard campfire s'more swaps the traditional marshmallow with mochi -- a small Japanese rice …

July's Most Popular Recipes

All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this …

Curries

Finding Meat in Unexpected Places: 15 Dishes Where Meat Meets Sweet

Here's a list of 15 meaty sweets from across the country. The most common meats? Foie gras and bacon. Doughnuts and ice cream dominate this roundup, but there are some surprises on the list, too, whether in the form of <b>foie gras sushi with chocolate</b> (O Ya, Boston), an apple pie sausage (Goldis …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Happy Friday! We hope you came here hungry, because we found plenty of delicious recipes -- from green goddess sandwiches and salt-baked sea bass, to …

25 Surprising Foods You Can Grill, from Apple Pie to Ziti

YES! You can grill apple pie, macaroni and cheese, and guacamole—plus a whole lot more.<p><i>The brightest, best cooks know: Don't ever be boxed in by expectations and conventional wisdom. Don't ever let anyone stamp out your creativity. And never, ever let anyone tell you, "No, you can't grill a piece</i> …

Cooking

Rick Edwards on style: online personal shopping

Why bother shopping for clothes when there are people out there who are better at it than you?<p>We're all busy. We have things to do. And when we've done our things, do we really want to traipse around shops looking for clothes? Not really. Do we want to try and work out what looks good on us? What's …

How to rediscover Barcelona on a Catalan night out

Barcelona has long been the city success story for Spanish tourism, drawing record numbers of international visitors every year. While the influence of the tourist euro on the city’s fortunes cannot be underestimated, for locals this success has come at a price as areas such as Barri Gòtic have …

East London

8 hours of airliners departing from Los Angeles in one single photo

Los Angeles architectural photographer Mike Kelley posted this awesome image of almost all the departures and some of the arrivals at LAX during a …

How Cereal Boxes Are Designed To Hypnotize You

A new study finds cartoon mascots are always designed to make love to your eyes. Cap’n Crunch? More like Svengali.<p>Next time you wander down the cereal aisle with your shopping cart, ask yourself this: Why on Earth are all the cartoon mascots–Fred Flintstone, Cap’n Crunch, the Trix Rabbit, and so …

Michael Jordan

Festival Utility Belt Hip Bag, Leather Belt Bag, Fanny Pack, Pocket Belt, Money Belt, Burning Man Pouch - The Traveler

Description<p>This Artisan leather utility belt was handmade in Nonthaburi, Thailand using fine quality leather and styling.<p>The Traveler - is a simple, elegant style with a 3 pocket configuration. These belts are meant to sit low on the hips. The belt has raised pockets with snap closures that …

Modern Mon Oncle Briefcase Barbeque with Vintage Touch

<b>Mon Ocle</b> is a modern representation of our classic barbeque, it looks like an elegant briefcase with vintage character. At first sight, it looks like …

Miximal Is The (New) World’s Cutest iPad App

Sorry other iPad apps. Miximal now takes the crown.<p>About a year ago, an amazing app came out of nowhere. It was called Drawnimal, and turned the iPad into a cartoon animal face. The game? Kids had to complete the picture on analog paper, adding a mane to a lion or ears to a bunny.<p>Now Drawnimal’s …

Awesome Sticker for Designers

The Brandberry team put together an awesome set of stickers, a mix different styles, cultures and symbolism with design reality. Each illustration …

Graphic Design

Helpful Infographic Illustrates Polite Dining Around the World

Dining customs vary from country to country, and what's acceptable behavior in one place is seen as rude in another. Luckily for us, the website Restaurant Choice released an educational infographic that explains a few do's and dont's of meals around the world. You probably have a handle on what's …

Baselworld 2014: Christophe Claret's Margot

To commence this year's illustrious Swiss watch and jewelry fair, Baselworld, veteran watchmaker Christophe Claret announced the release of Margot, a magnificent, limited edition, automatic winding addition to the world of haute horlogerie. For years Claret has sought to release a watch of this …

Fascinating Illustrations Blend People, Animals, and Objects Together

Netherlands-based visual artist and illustrator Redmer Hoekstra draws mind-blowing illustrations that merge together people, animals, and everyday objects in ingenious ways. His detailed illustrations are a fascinating study of contrasts and strange connections between organic and manmade elements, …

Young Intern Sets Herself Apart with LEGO Model Resume

To find a good job these days, handing over a paper resume just isn't enough. It's important to make yourself–and your resume–as memorable as possible. Taking this into account, a young woman named Leah decided to go all out and she developed this impressive presentation.<p>She designed a LEGO model …