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Articles about 8 solutions tiny kitchens on Dwell.com - Dwell

For a Toronto couple with a love of minimalist Japanese architecture, a sleek, storage-packed kitchen was the first priority in...<p>2017 is promising to be an exciting year.<p>Batiik Studio fashions a minimalist black box that integrates the bedroom, bathroom, and storage to save space in this …

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9 Classic Cookies: Tested and Perfected

Look no further for the best cookie recipes. From chocolate chip to simple sugar, these classic cookies have all been tested, perfected and family-approved.<p><b>1. Secret Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies</b><p>With two secret ingredients, these chocolate chip cookies are crispy on the outside and chewy on the …

Dessert

How Do Restaurants Serve Differently Prepared Dishes at the Same Time?

<i>How do restaurant chefs manage to serve multiple dishes to different people at the table at the same time, when it is clear that the preparation time is different for all of them?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts</i> …

Articles about material inspiration your next kitchen island on Dwell.com - Dwell

Before you plunge into your own project, spark some ideas with these exemplary kitchen makeovers.<p>If you're looking for some fresh "floral" ideas, turn to Instagram.<p>Whether it's tile, glass, stone, metal, brick, or wood, there's a wide variety of functional backsplash options out there to...<p>The …

Kitchens

The Secrets Behind the Perfect Irish Coffee

100 bottles of Irish whiskey and 2,000 Irish Coffees? That's a normal day's yield at San Francisco's time-honored Buena Vista Cafe. Batched along the bar in a neat line of 28 glass goblets, the cafe pours more Irish whiskey than anyone in the world thanks to its renowned recipe.<p>Invented by Irishman …

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The Science of Near-Death Experiences

Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife<p>Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie <i>Heaven Is for Real</i>, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surgery, grossed a respectable $91 million in the United …

Before and After: A Colorful Budget-Friendly Kitchen Update

This makeover might inspire you to take a colorful plunge in your own kitchen. This article originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.<p><i>This DIY project is courtesy of Hometalk and Dans le Lakehouse blogger, Tanya.</i><p>"When my husband and I finally found our dream home on Lake Superior, we had a very …

Portrait Photography: A Basic Guide to Posing

Posing is as integral to portrait photography as the right lens and the right camera angle. A lot of photographers learn this the hard way. If you’re …

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17 Indoor Herb Garden Ideas That'll Perk Up Your Kitchen

Click and grow? Don't mind if we do!<p>A lack of outdoor space shouldn't stop a green thumb. Grow your basil and parsley right by the stove using one of these inventive solutions.

Camille Styles On How To Get The Perfect Party Ready Pantry

The lifestyle blogger's book "Camille Styles Entertaining" comes out October 28. Here, she shares what to have on hand for entertaining.<p>Camille Styles is known for her impeccable taste and popular blog, and now her new book "Camille Styles Entertaining: Inspired Gatherings and Effortless Style" …

Food

The Chef-Favorite Grilling Recipes You Need to Try This Summer

Juicy recipes for steak, shrimp, and more.<p>The best recipes for grilled steak, shrimp, and chicken — and more — from some of our favorite chefs.

Our Best Seafood Pasta Recipes with Crab, Anchovy, Lobster and More

Place a bowl of pasta + seafood in front of us, and it's almost guaranteed we'll want seconds. Here are our best seafood pasta recipes.<p><b>Fact: Pasta makes everything better.</b> This is especially true with seafood—we love that briny, fishy-in-the-best-way taste paired with some kind of noodle. Here are …

76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

An Upscale Backyard Barbecue

<i>Today: Host a barbecue soirée and savor the last warm nights of summer.</i><p>You've already hosted the refined, candlelit dinner indoors. Now you're looking for something to keep you outside: a barbecue. Invite your friends over and enjoy the last of the warm summer breeze from your patio or deck -- …

13 Fresh Herbs to Use More Often

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: These herbs want to get fresh with you -- let them.</i><p>Basil<br>This herb can elevate even the simplest summer dish; just remember to keep it out of the refrigerator, or else it’ll turn …

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

Indispensable Tool for Modern Gardeners: Edyn Garden Sensor and Water Valve

Another Kickstarter project caught our attention just in time for summer: the fantastic Edyn Modern Garden Sensor and Water Valve with its matching …

Classic Chocolate Mousse

6 Servings<p>Dark chocolate and espresso add the slightly bitter notes needed to balance this easy chocolate mousse. Remember, the higher the cacao percentage, the less sweet the chocolate.<p>February 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup chilled heavy cream, divided<p>4 large egg yolks<p>¼ cup espresso or strong coffee, …

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From Ex-Google Engineers, A Device That Syncs Music Throughout Your Whole House

Beep makes any speaker into a high-quality wireless music receiver. And it doesn’t compromise design for great sound.<p>If you’ve ever tried to stream music wirelessly to multiple speakers in your home at the same time through Bluetooth or even something like Apple’s wireless audio and video streaming …

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Jalapeño Tomato Salsa: Simple to make, SO much better than storebought

Home » Recipes » Appetizers » Jalapeño Tomato Salsa<p>December 15, 2013<p><i>This simple Jalapeno Tomato Salsa is perfect for game day snacking, and has a</i> …

Food Preservation

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40 Stylish Kitchen Countertop Ideas You'll Love

A countertop is to a kitchen what a statement necklace is to an outfit — make yours speak to your home's personality.<p>These days, designers have gone way beyond Carrara and Calacatta marble — they'll use just about anything for kitchen and island countertops. With options like limestone, zinc, …

How Feng Shui Can Improve Your Home and your Health

<b>Feng Shui</b> is an artform based on a series of guidelines derived from ancient Eastern philosophies that is designed to create a sense of balance and …

The week in wildlife – in pictures

An elephant bull attacking a hippopotamus, butterflies fighting and deforestation are among this week's pick of images from the natural world

The Difference Between Snickerdoodles And Sugar Cookies

Alright guys, we've encountered an issue. It appears that some of you don't fully understand the true difference between snickerdoodles and sugar cookies. If you think a snickerdoodle is just a sugar cookie rolled in cinnamon, you've been wrong your whole life -- but don't worry, we're here to …

Cronuts for Charity; Knife Fight's Final Episodes

<b>NEW YORK CITY</b>— Cronut king <b>Dominique Ansel</b> will put the power of his pastries to good use for a charity auction benefiting NYC's God's Love We Deliver. "<b>The Cronut Mission</b>" will team Ansel with a slew of celebrities — including Heidi Klum, Joan Rivers, and Amanda Freitag — who will each …

David Yarrow face to face with nature – in pictures

Photographer David Yarrow travelled all over the globe to capture intimate portraits of wild animals in their natural habitats. Here he explains how he managed to get close up with lions, tigers and grizzly bears, and why his pictures had to be in black and white

Relaxing Bedroom Colors for Your Interior

What makes a <b>bedroom relaxing</b>? Is it decor that conjures memories of a trip to a luxury hotel? Is it opulent textiles in designer finishes? Is it the …

What's the Best Stovetop Pan for Everyday Use?

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: We'll help you avoid pan regret.</i><p>A pan is not an expendable accessory in your …