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Gifts for Lovers of Books, Coffee, Cocktails & Good Food

<i>Remember that feeling of panic when Christmas is days away and you have no gifts wrapped? Not this year! We're introducing our 2014 holiday gift guides -- with ideas for everyone on your list, arranged by personality and price.</i><p><i>Today: Got a friend who only drinks Ecuadorian coffee, or one who will</i> …

5 Must-Have Tools for Pancake Lovers

From durable mixing bowls to a solid nonstick skillet, these are five must-have tools for making pancakes.<p>Even though pancakes don’t require much …

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

How to Make Frosted Cinnamon Rolls at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: If there's anyone who can make a mean cinnamon roll, it's Top With Cinnamon's Izy Hossack. Follow her recipe and you'll have the perfect holiday</i> …

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Perk up your Thanksgiving feast with one of these 5 unusual sides

Thanksgiving was originally created to celebrate the harvest but in recent decades, it’s become a turkey-with-starch fest. When it comes to produce, sure, there’s green bean casserole — but farmers’ markets and grocery stores are brimming with all kinds of fall fruits and vegetables this time of …

How to Break Down a Chicken (+ How to Make Chicken Stock)

There is much debate over what makes a stock vs. what makes a broth. I'm not here to argue, I'm just here to tell you how I like to make stock when I've got a chicken carcass left over.<p><i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit</i> …

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The Paleo Kitchen

• <b>Author:</b> Juli Bauer & George Bryant<p>George Bryant and Juli Bauer, two of the most insightful and well-respected Paleo powerhouses have united to bring a myriad of bold and delectable gluten & grain-free Paleo recipes straight from their kitchens to yours in their new cookbook "The Paleo Kitchen". …

Beyond Bacon

• <b>Author:</b> Matthew McCarry & Stacy Toth<p>"Beyond Bacon" pays homage to the humble hog by teaching you how to make more than a hundred recipes featuring cuts from the entire animal. While bacon might be the most popular part of the pig for those following the paleo diet, there is a plethora of other …

Gather, the Art of Paleo Entertaining

• <b>Author:</b> Bill Staley & Hayley Mason<p>There are few joys in life quite like gathering friends and family around the table for a special meal. One of the best parts of making good food is being able to share it with others. With a little bit of thoughtful planning, it can be effortless to entertain your …

The Ancestral Table

• <b>Author:</b> Russ Crandall<p>Critically-acclaimed food blogger Russ Crandall presents over 100 classic and traditional recipes for a gluten-free, whole foods lifestyle. Beautifully photographed and tirelessly researched, "The Ancestral Table" will provide you with the tools to approach cuisine in a way …

Insect Byproducts Used to Create Sculptural Objects

Yep, you read that right. Insect byproducts.<p>Growing up in a family of beekeepers, Britain-based designer Marlène Huissoud was always intrigued by the …

Adorable Book Sculpture of Matilda, The Roald Dahl Story

Su Blackwell, the London-based artist who we previously featured here and here, has just come out with a book sculpture and it's absolutely adorable. Commissioned for a client whose mother was instrumental in bringing <i>Matilda the Musical</i> to the stage, this work is cut from pages of Roald Dah's book …

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MAD Museum curator Ronald Labaco shares the products he can't live without.<p>Richard Wright, the founder of modern design auction house Wright, shares his favorite gifts with Dwell.<p>Herman Miller's executive creative director, Ben Watson, tells us what gifts he buys for hosts, weddings, and more.<p>The …

The A1 sideboard, A Vintage Furniture Recreation.

Vintage furniture design by Francisco Almeida.<p>Francisco Almeida is a Portuguese product and industrial designer with a graduation from the University …

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Power Hungry: Poignant Photos Compare the Meals of the Rich and Poor Throughout History

Approximately 40% of food is thrown out in America each year. This amounts to roughly $165 billion (with a ‘b’) worth of food, which could feed half …

It's Here! Gift Guide 1Six NEW Photo Gifts

The holidays snuck up on you a bit last year resulting in some less than stellar “gifts”… a stocking stuffed with actual socks and canned fruit?<p>Get a …

3 Inexpensive DIY Projects for Photographers

Unless you’re into flying, skydiving, or thoroughbred racing, photography is probably one of your more expensive hobbies. If you’re looking for ways …