Natalie Johnston

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Yotam Ottolenghi’s potato recipes

A gratin, a fritter and an aromatic mash show the humble potato’s ability to bring out the flavours of other ingredients<p>The most memorable potatoes I’ve ever tasted were at the Ballymaloe Cookery School in County Cork, Ireland. Apart from being a superb example of a local new-season variety, these …

Republic of Ireland

Welcome to the Campiest Place on Earth

GREAT FALLS, Mont. — When a study recently found Great Falls the least gay-friendly city in Montana, one man wrote on a local news website, “Let’s keep it that way.”<p>Mermaids are totally tolerable, though.<p>Great Falls, home to 59,000 mostly conservative citizens, can be a soul-deadening place. …

Toby Keith

This Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe Is Probably the Reason My Partner Likes Me So Much

Sure, roasted brussels sprouts are great, but these sauce-doused babies are a dealmaker.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the roasted brussels sprouts recipe that associate director of audience development</i> …

Cooking

Yotam Ottolenghi’s mushroom recipes

Nothing spells autumn quite like mushrooms<p>Talk of “earthy flavours” is pretty common at this time of the year, but it really bears repeating in the case of mushrooms, because they taste so very much of the soil from which they grow. Mushrooms don’t have any chlorophyll, so are unable to harvest …

DIY dome homes built from AirCrete are an affordable & ecofriendly option

<b>First there was foamcrete, then there was papercrete and hempcrete, and now we've got AirCrete, a foamy mixture of air bubbles and cement that is</b> …

Home Improvement

5 of the Best Beaches to Camp in the USA

Beaches and camping go hand-in-hand, especially in the summertime. Enjoy a night under the stars and days filled with sun, sand, and surf.<p>Camping is one of America's favorite pastimes. So is sunbathing along gorgeous coastlines. Combine the two and what do you get? An amazing time. Here are our …

10 Ingredients, 5 Rosé Cocktails

<i>Today: The ladies behind the meme-turned-brand Yes Way Rosé, Nikki Huganir and Erica Blumenthal, think everything's coming up rosé this summer. We asked them to come up with five easy summertime cocktails featuring their favorite pink drink.</i><p>It's no secret that we think rosé is the best beverage …

Rosé

A Genius Slab Pie Template, for Any Fruit Growing Near You

<i>With Genius Recipes correspondent</i> <i>Kristen</i> <i>off in a dark, cookie-filled cave somewhere finishing up the Genius Desserts cookbook manuscript, we're re-running our best ever Genius summer desserts. Wish her luck! And make this pie.</i><p>There are a lot of ways to make a slab pie, and Martha Stewart, bless …

Dessert
Japan

9 High-Protein Breakfasts You Can Make in a Muffin Tin

If there's one thing I've learned from Pinterest, it's that you can make just about anything in a muffin tin. And it was a pretty amazing discovery …

Breakfast

These 10 Great Online Specialty Food Stores Have Everything

From saffron to heirloom corn tortillas and really, really good grits—we've got just the place.<p>Once upon a time in a pre-kale era, before we were mixing miso into our pastas and topping our toast with kimchi, iceberg was the standard lettuce and fresh ginger was nowhere to be seen (or so says my …

Los Angeles

Try Your Hand At This Massive 5,000-Piece CMYK Puzzle, If You Dare

The German designer, illustrator, and video artist Clemens Habitcht has outdone himself. The creator of the 1,000-piece puzzle of the CMYK gamut, in which each piece represents a single specific shade of color, has released a new version that has <i>five times</i> as many pieces. That’s 5,000 puzzle pieces …

Confused about tipping abroad? This interactive map will solve your problems

Despite our global connectivity and all the information available at our fingertips, tipping remains an etiquette nightmare for many travellers. Now an interactive map will help you work out exactly when and how much to tip based on where in the world you are.<p>The online tool – called ‘Tip Advisor’ …

WATCH: Every Cut of Steak, Explained

From filet to brisket to Denver steak, this is how to butcher a cow to get to the cuts you love.<p>Have you ever broken down a cow? Right. Probably not. After all, we're not all butchers. But that beef we love throwing on the grill, griddle, or cast iron doesn't just fall off the bone as a beautifully …

BBQ

How to Make a Potato Salad That'll Upstage the Classic

Classic potato salads are fine and good (sometimes even wonderful)—but every once in a while (maybe for the start of barbecue season?), you want a chance to play, create, impress, and use up some of the items in your pantry, too.<p>Behold: <b>our guide for building the potato salad of your dreams!</b> Whether …

Recipes

A New Genius Salad from the Chef Who Started the Kale Salad Craze

Before I convince you to make this hot-off-the-presses genius salad, I need you to remember that we used to think kale salad was weird.<p>Now you can buy bags of Sweet Kale salad pre-mixed with broccoli and dried cranberries at Costco, and even fast food restaurants have gotten in on the game.<p>But back …

Recipes

Norwegian Wood

Designing a house for this setting was a thrilling puzzle of aesthetics and terrain for a young architect. The house they built that year suited the couple for 30 years of long summer vacations, but recently, as Kiehl tells us, it was time for an upgrade.

Aesthetics

10 Tricks to Make Yourself a YouTube Master

You might think there’s not much to YouTube—just find a video you want to watch and press play—but Google’s engineers are adding new hidden features …

Everything You Need to Know About Google’s New Travel Planner

Meet “Destinations on Google,” the company’s powerful new vacation finder.<p>Step 1: Toggle Google’s Trip Planner With the Right Search Term<p>Next time …

The Ultimate Adult's Guide to Snapchat

Before I begin, apologies are in order. To the 310 million monthly active Snapchat users, many of whom are in their teens and early 20s: Sorry, but …

9 Tricks That Will Change How You Use Your iPhone

Forget hammers and screwdrivers — iPhones are the most important tool of our times. But do you wield yours like a pro, or do your thumbs fumble its …

29 Frozen Puff Pastry Recipes, Both Savory & Sweet

Baking

YouTube's top 10 music videos of the year, from Sia to Silentó

Can you guess what YouTube's top music video of the year is?<p>The video platform has released its top 10 list of 2015's most trending music videos. …

Articles about 9 epic outdoor hangouts on Dwell.com - Dwell

Lighting circumscribes a space, and therefore how we interpret ourself within that space.<p>With the official start of summer just around the corner, we decided to put together an easy-to-follow guide to creating the...<p>Architect Steve Bull designed a high-impact, low-maintenance home for a pair of …

Architecture

Articles about 8 companies are revolutionizing kit homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>The all-American concept of the Kit Home had its heyday in the first half of the 20th century and used to be restricted to the...<p>Known for its world-famous charm, wide-open spaces, and sunny …

Abraham Lincoln

Articles about garden apartment on Dwell.com - Dwell

Botanist Patrick Blanc has been bringing the wilds of the rainforests to Parisian walls for over 30 years, most recently at the...<p>A globetrotting couple rebuild a Katrina-damaged residence by a famous midcentury New Orleans firm—on the very street where one...<p>In Arlington, Virginia, architecture …

Architecture
Breakfast

Eggnog Cocktails & Insight into Drink Syrups with Morris Kitchen - Eat Boutique - Food Gift Love

<i>Boring seltzer doesn’t stand a chance. Classic cocktails have met their match. All thanks to the innovative minds behind Morris Kitchen, and their</i> …

Google’s New Music Subscription Service, YouTube Music Key, Revealed

Google had previously confirmed its plans to launch a YouTube-powered music subscription service, but thanks to a series of leaked images via the blog Android Police, we now have the first taste as to what that service may look like, and what sort of features it will offer.<p>According to the report, …

Invisibles, Not Wearables, Will Profoundly Change Health Care

In the near future, invisible health-tracking technology will replace wearables, like the Apple Watch, available now.<p>Editor’s Note<p>This post was adapted from a speech given at the 8th Annual USC Body Computing Conference on October 1.<p>.<p>With the introduction of the Apple HealthKit late last month, the …

Medical Technology