Narin Anvar

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What is an Ombre Cake?

Ombré cakes are colorful cakes where the colors used are graduated from light to dark. Typically, this refers to the colors of the frosting on the …

Movie Stills Juxtaposed Against Their Real-Life Locations

Canadian photographer Christopher Moloney brings the magic of cinema to life with <i>FILMography</i>, an ongoing art project that matches scenes from movies with their real-life, present-day locations. After printing out a black-and-white still from a film, Moloney holds up the print and snaps a photo of …

Tom Hanks

In Honor Of National Relaxation Day, Here Are Some Of The Most Relaxing Places On Earth

Some days you just need to sit back and enjoy some beautiful scenery.<p>Today is that day. Friday (August 15) is National Relaxation Day; in honor of that joyous occasion, here are 15 stunning spots you should visit to recharge and detox from everyday life.<p>Whether it's an oceanfront beach, a sparkling …

7 Creative Ideas to Spice Up Your Photography

Human beings are creatures of habit; we seek out patterns, we search for comfort and contentment, we settle into routines. These aren’t necessarily …

Landscape Photography

Time-saving tips for gardeners

I've often thought gardening's made out to be a lot more complicated than it really is. If you enjoy growing a bit of fresh produce for your family or a few nice flowers to look at, then it's actually incredibly easy. I don't have a lot of time, so I'm not going to muck about with procedures and …

Here's How To Completely Destroy Your Opponents In Scrabble

But scoring well (and winning) doesn't happen so easily. Even the pros use certain tricks to help themselves on the board.<p>We combined seven below from "Everything Scrabble," by John Edley and John D. Williams, Jr. as well as experts at Hasbro, the maker of the game.<p>Played properly, two-letter and …

3 Hair Hacks for Curly-Haired Girls

I sat down with our lovely marketing intern Sammy on her last day here at Brit + Co (we miss you already, girl!) and picked her brain about why women with the most gorgeous natural curls rarely rock them. After a lot of back and forth — most of which consisted of me saying “What?!?! You’re crazy, …

Easiest Ever Ice Cream Cake

This is not so much a recipe as a, uh, food idea. Yeah. This post is inspired by two things: childhood memories and birthday cake Oreos.<p>Growing up, …

Bundles of Joy: Baby Shower Gifts New Moms Can Appreciate

Registries have all but eliminated the art of choosing a gift. But if you're bent on surprising the mom-to-be, you face a unique conundrum: What can you buy that’s useful, but won’t impose on decisions she would rather make herself? (Answer: Not a diaper cake, and definitely not a silver rattle.) …

Baby Showers

Weekend Project | DIY Outdoor (Heated!) Shower

7 Comments<p>This month, Erick and I have been working remotely from my family's tiny cabin the Adirondacks-- thanks to a trusty internet stick and some …

Lebanese Lemon-Parsley Bean Salad

I worked in a dreadful office environment for a while. By “a while,” I mean 565 loooong days. Some days, I watched the sunrise and sunset through my …

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