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50 Comfort Food Recipes You Can Make in the Summer — Recipes from The Kitchn

More often than not, summer recipes mean no-cook meals, crunchy salads, and other dishes that deserve the label <i>refreshing</i>. That's all well and good, …

Cooking

Recipe: Texas-Style Quick Pickles — Recipes from The Kitchn

It's a cruel joke that canning homemade pickles comes right in the middle of summer, when the last thing you want to do is stand over the stove. …

Recipes

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

1. The Bernina Express from Switzerland to Italy<p>Roberto Moiola / Getty Images<p>The Bernina Express train makes its way through breathtaking views of …

Trains

10 of the best wilderness holidays in Scotland

<b>Munro-bagging,</b> <b>north-west</b><b>Highlands</b><p>Munros are Scottish mountains higher than 3,000ft, named after Hugh Munro, the man who took it upon himself to count and catalogue them in 1891. Munro-baggers are set on ticking off all of these mighty mountains. At the last count there were 282 – the list has grown …

Scotland

15 Clean-Eating Chicken Recipes to Make for Dinner Tonight

There’s no quicker, easier or healthier protein than chicken. But grilled chicken breast for the third time this week? <i>Yawn</i>. Spice things up with 15 …

Conservatories – how to cost, plan and create your dream room

Whether your dream is for extra living space, to bring more light into your home or simply to enjoy your garden all year round, a conservatory is a …

18 of the world’s best rail journeys

<b>UK</b><p><b>London to Fort William</b><p><b>Duration: 419 miles/13hr<br>Price (single): From £45</b><br>The Caledonian Sleeper, one of Britain’s last sleeper services (the other is the Night Riviera to Penzance), is getting a £100m upgrade. The new trains will have double beds, en suites, Highland food and Arran toiletries. …

Trains

Baking Soda May Be Just What the Doctor Ordered for Rheumatoid Arthritis

An apple a day may keep the doctor away… but a new study also indicates that some baking soda each day may keep the arthritis at bay.<p>Baking soda is …

Antiinflammatory

Holy Ship! This Container Home-Trend Will Make You Want to Live INSIDE the Box

Whether you're an apartment dweller who dreams of owning a home, or a house hunter who longs for something a little different from the norm, there's a housing trend that will suit your desire: the shipping container home trend. While not necessarily brand new, the trend of utilizing metal cargo …

The 32 most beautiful places to visit in Ireland

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ireland might be famous for its pubs, but it offers much more spectacular views than the bottom of a pint glass.<p>At CNN Travel, we're celebrating Ireland's 32 counties.<p>There's the wild windswept west, with its Atlantic views, legendary surfing spots from Dingle to Donegal, live music and …

6 things to consider BEFORE buying furniture

It all seems so easy doesn't it? You need some new pieces of furniture, so you simply measure up, head to the store and buy something you like, no? …

The simple trick that could help you memorise anything in five minutes

Memory is a fickle thing. One minute you’re leaving for work in the morning, the next you’re in a frantic panic desperately searching for misplaced …

10 Hidden Cabinet Hacks You'll Want for Your Own Kitchen

Unless you designed your kitchen from scratch, with a custom layout and cabinets, it's probably not perfect for your needs. But new cabinets can …

Home Depot

We're Calling It: The Top Kitchen Paint Colors for 2018

One of my favorite new trends in design is the return of color to the kitchen. For the second year running, I'm taking a look at current color trends …

10 Popular Cauliflower Recipes to Make Right Now

One of the coolest things about being an adult (I use that term loosely) is to see foods that used to take a backseat to other showstoppers finally …

Cooking

These 4 plants are the best burglar deterrents for your home

Deter potential intruders with these tips<p>There's nothing more important than making sure you feel safe at home. As well as good-quality fencing and …

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

5 Tiny Coastal Cottages

Photo: Annie Schlechter; Stylist: Karin Lidbeck<p>Cottage 1. New England Classic<p><b>Square Feet: 850<br>Location: Provincetown, MA</b><p>This charming 1930s cottage …

Peaks and froths: five wild UK walks with a classic pub

Crickhowell, Powys<p><b>Pub</b> The Bear<b><br>Start/finish</b> Bear Hotel, Crickhowell,<br>Google map reference<b><br>Distance</b> 11.8 miles<b><br>Duration</b> 5–7 hours<b><br>OS map</b> Explorer OL13<p>It’s not hard to see how the Black Mountains got their name: as the sun hides behind the cloud, the lumbering hills of the area darken with dramatic …

Scotland

5 Henri Cartier-Bresson Photography Composition Lessons

Henri Cartier-Bresson was the master of photography composition.Below are some visual analyses of his pictures.1. Bicycle // Henri Cartier-Bresson …

23 dreamy A-frame cabins we love

You may not own an A-frame, but you can dream<p>An architectural icon from 1950 to about 1975, the A-frame is one of the most beloved vacation homes of the past, a triangle-design built for lounging on outdoor decks and staring at nature. A-frames can come in any size, and in today’s …

DIY Project: How to Build Your Own Modern Outhouse

When an outhouse comes to mind, no one really thinks of it as being a particularly nice or good-looking space—but you can prove that notion wrong by building your own modern version.<p>In fact, outhouses are generally relegated out of sight and thought to be solely utilitarian. Below, we show you how …

Home Improvement

This tip will save you hours of color matching in photoshop

Here is a quick little tip that can save you hours and hours of color matching in photoshop. Surprisingly, it does not involve reviewing real colors …

Bedroom designs that guarantee relaxation and a great night's sleep

There's simply no getting away from the fact that a predominantly white bedroom is the key to creating a fresh and restful space that you can't wait …

Mid-Century Modern Small Kitchen Design Ideas You’ll Want to Steal

Mid-century modern has never been more popular. And that’s because homeowners and renters want a modern style that’s also warm and full of …

This Kid-Friendly One-Pot Pasta Is Better than SpaghettiOs

One-Pot Meatballs & Pasta Os<p>Serves 6 to 8<p>1 pound uncooked mild Italian sausage, casings removed <br>3 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided <br>1/2 cup finely …

Recipes

21 of the world's eeriest ghost towns

Okpo Land, South Korea

South Korea

Scotland summer holidays guide: the best new attractions

Of all of <b>Scotland</b>'s attractions for visitors, the highlands and islands of its rugged west coast hold pride of place for their wild, haunting beauty. Ten reasons for visiting this summer include new long distance walks and whisky distilleries, gourmet tours and flights of fancy.<p><b>A walk on the wild</b> …

BetaBox: A Mobile Prototyping Lab in a Shipping Container

A group of young entrepreneurs turn a shipping container into a mobile incubator for innovation.<p>The so-called maker movement has the potential to fundamentally change the way things are developed, produced, and fixed in this country, but its shift into the mainstream depends on access to technology …

Prototyping

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.