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Luxurious LA Residence Boasts Sustainable Features

<b>Prime Five Homes</b> sent us photos and information about <b>432 S. Citrus Ave</b>, a modern sustainable residence in Los Angeles, California, USA. With 5 …

The Ballad of Hua Mulan: The Legendary Warrior Woman Who Brought Hope to China

Hua Mulan is one of the most legendary women of ancient China. Her story was originally described in a poem known as the Ballad of Mulan. There is no …

How to Make the Most of Your Seriously Small Apartment Balcony

(Image credit: Marie Claire Maison)<p>Spring is here! After all those months spent cooped up inside, the weather is finally nice enough to enjoy the …

Lemon Roasted Chicken With Moroccan Couscous

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Bonnie Morales’s Recipe for Zucchini Pancakes With Creamy Dill Sauce

Crisp zucchini pancakes with an herby sour cream sauce and a salad of tomatoes and cucumbers take us from spring right into summer. Chef Bonnie Morales of Kachka in Portland, Ore., shares the recipe<p>By<p>Kitty Greenwald<p><b>WHEN IT COMES</b> to Russian food, Bonnie Morales knows the rules well enough to riff a …

Recipes

Baked Apple Pie Roll Ups - Quiet Corner

Baked Apple Pie Roll Ups Recipe<p>Baked Apple Pie Roll Ups are super simple to put together and taste amazing. Nothing this easy should be allowed to …

Baking

20 Chicken Thigh Recipes That Prove Dark Meat Is Superior

When it comes to chicken, everyone has a favorite part, but these thigh recipes may make you a dark-meat convert. With its caramelized, crisp skin and tender, moist interior, this meat and its awesome flavor can't be beat.

Cooking

Italy’s Version of Macaroni and Cheese Is Better, Faster and Easier

Macaroni and cheese is a crowdpleaser. And while your go-to recipe has undoubtedly been a year-round hit, from Thanksgiving dinners to backyard …

How to Make Mason Jar Soap Dispensers

Give your kitchen some style with Mason Jar Soap Dispensers! They’re inexpensive to make and brings the perfect vintage touch to your space. Follow …

Slutty Low-Carb Pasta

Now, don’t get excited. This recipe is in no way like Slutty Brownies.<p>In fact it’s quite the opposite.<p>A low carb, sugar free, deliciously light and …

At the 2014 G20 summit in Brisbane, the Russian president was browbeaten by western leaders. But now they know they need him<p>What a difference a war makes. Twelve months ago, Vladimir Putin was on the menu at the G20 summit in Brisbane. Western leaders queued up hungrily for a piece of Russia’s …

Russia

This Is The Only Spinach And Artichoke Dip You Need In Your Life

Cheese + Spinach + Artichokes + Bread = Bye.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>- 12 Frozen Dinner Roll Dough Balls<p>- 8 oz Cream Cheese - Softened<p>- 1/2 Cup Grated Parmesan Cheese<p>- 1/2 Cup Grated Romano Cheese<p>- 1/2 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese<p>- 1/4 Cup Sour Cream<p>- 1 14 oz Can (1 1/2 Cups) Artichoke Hearts - …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

27 Insanely Delicious Mexican Recipes You Should Know

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This Apple Trick Will Wow Your Whole Family

Hasselback apples are a real (delicious!) thing.<p>We start getting giddy about fall by mid-August — when we first spot new pumpkin-spiced foods hitting shelves. A month later, we're suffering from full-on fever (don't send help; we're <i>all</i> good), and now we're knee-deep in apple mania.<p>We're baking them …

Ice Cream

30+ DIY Gifts for That Extra-Special Person

There's no reason you can't make these crafts for yourself too.<p>Sure, you could do your gift shopping online, but even two-day shipping can't beat these easy DIY projects. We've found a bunch of homemade presents that are fun to give and even more fun to make.

Shopping

DIY Cleaning Wipes Will Save You Tons Of Money

<i>By Bethany Braun, writer at LittleThings.com</i><p>We all love a little convenience when it comes to cleaning. If it gets the job done easier we will often splurge of a Swiffer vs. a mop, or fancy do-it-all scrub instead of a million different products.<p>One of my favorite products are cleaning wipes. They …

A guide to the free fitness app sports scientists just called the best

There's only one app on the list that I'm still using, and it's a free fitness app called Sworkit Lite (there's a paid version too).<p>It may seem like picking one fitness app to recommend out of the more than 100,000 health-related apps is an arbitrary decision, but it turns out my personal …

Blueberry Mug Muffin

The idea for this awesome little recipe came courtesy of Annie, who wrote to tell me that every since she tried The “One” Chocolate Mug Cake, she’s …

Kimchi Fritters with Soy Dipping Sauce

Makes 16 Servings<p>March 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon plus 3/4 cup thinly sliced scallions<p>2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon soy sauce<p>2 tablespoons distilled white vinegar<p>1/2 teaspoons gochugaru (Korean red pepper powder) or crushed red pepper flakes<p>4 ounces ground pork (about 1/3 cup)<p>2 teaspoons …

50 Herb Recipes to Help You Use Up All That Basil, Cilantro, Parsley, Mint, and More

From sage and thyme to cilantro and parsley, these recipes let our favorite herbs shine.<p><b>Have more herbs than you know what to do with?</b> Put your parsley, mint, cilantro, and basil front-and-center with these recipes, for everything from salad to vinaigrettes and even pie.

You Will Never Eat Ice Cream the Same Way Again

A brownie bowl is exactly what your summer needed.<p>If your favorite thing about summer is ice cream, then get prepare yourself. Dreyer's Ice Cream has come up with a few ideas so genius, we can't believe we've lived this long without them: Rather than just serving ice cream in a bowl (boring!), tyou …

Dessert

HugeDomains.com - HomesCooking.com is for sale (Homes Cooking)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

18 Clever YouTube Food Hacks to Make You a Smarter, Faster Cook

Perfect poached eggs, softened butter in a flash, and more hacks from the internet.<p>We've learned lots of interesting food hacks (we usually call them...tips) over time, and many of them come from the depths of the internet. Some people fall down the YouTube rabbit hole while watching music videos …

Recipes

How Much Could You Do with 270 Square Feet? - Dwell

Taking its lead from a Swedish building code, a new book proposes ingenious concepts that can fit in 270 square feet.<p>The Swedish building code includes a unique provision that allows owners to build small, 25-square-meter (roughly 270 square feet) structures without much oversight, as long as they …

Live Like Holly Golightly In The Breakfast At Tiffany's Townhome

This $8 million Upper East Side brownstone was once Holly Golightly's home in Breakfast at Tiffany's -- and now it can be yours.<p><i>Paramount Pictures / Peter*Ashe Real Estate</i><p>Who wouldn't want to step into Holly Golightly's shoes? If you've got $8 million, you can: The Upper East Side brownstone that …

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

Cleaning

For people with disabilities, doctors are not always healers

It was midnight in the emergency department of my hospital, and the chief resident was on a roll. Clad in green scrubs — two sizes too small for his body, they emphasized his muscular physique — he dashed between the ambulance bay and the critical care rooms.<p>“Wen!” he barked at me, the medical …

10 Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes in Interior Design

It happens to everyone— you are shopping and see the perfect home decor accessory. Immediately you think, <i>Oh! this will look perfect in my TV room!</i><p>Of …

Ice Cream Sandwiches: The Defining Dessert of Summer

<b>Cookies and ice cream are two of our favorite desserts, so it's no surprise that ice cream sandwiches are a winning combo. Not only are they delicious, but they also require less cleanup than a bowl of ice cream. Take these make-ahead recipes for a test drive and see if you get any drips (or</b> …