Michael Espinueva

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2014 resolution: S.F. urban garden expansion

A couple of decades ago, Brooks Park in southwest San Francisco was a magnet for drugs and vandalism.<p>But on a recent December day, under a sunset sky turning gold and pink, neighbors were trading gossip as they sprinkled water on spinach and lettuce. The half-acre park in the Ingleside Heights …

Can Good Design Help You Get Laid?

And if not, what can? Leveraging the power of design, a new site is here to help people rub their parts together.<p>Good design can reveal the beauty of a chair, or send a rocket ship into interstellar space. It can distill form, function, and meaning down to its essence; bridge insurmountable social …

63 Contemporary Bathroom Ideas For A Soothing Experience

The contemporary style is more difficult to describe than others simply because it’s a style that contains everything that’s unusual, unconventional …

30 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Want to Lounge in All Day

Welcome to the ultimate snuggle zone.<p>Steal these ideas to create a comfortable getaway in your bedroom. You'll never want to leave.

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Makes about 60 Servings<p>Baking wings yields crisp skin without the mess and constant tending of frying. Divide the wings between our two sauces, or double one sauce recipe and use it on all 60 wings.<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Buffalo Sauce<p>1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>¼ teaspoon cayenne …


Amazon’s Kindle Fire HDX tablets pose real threat to iPad dominance

Amazon's new HDX tablets are a huge technological leap beyond last year's models, but are still priced aggressively.<p>Amazon's first trick was selling a tablet so cheap, it was hard not to buy it, despite the shortcomings. Amazon's next trick was to build a second, larger tablet, to show it could …

Gear & Gadgets

8 Things You Didn't Know About Decorating

Secret tricks of the trade.<p>From adding dark, drama-inducing lampshades to creating ceilings with style, design experts reveal their best home-decorating tips and offer up insider tricks-of-the-trade.

How to make creamy, refreshing Mexican horchata out of rice and almonds. So tasty! GET THE RECIPE: How To Make Horchata - http://www.thekitchn.com/how-to-make-creamy-refreshing-mexican-horchata-cooking-lessons-from-the-kitchn-190935

You Can Get Richer Pinching Pennies Like Warren Buffett

Many people have tried to emulate Warren Buffett‘s investment style. More may attempt it as they search for the best investing ideas for 2012. But here’s a more attainable goal: Pinch pennies like the Oracle of Omaha. This might turn out to be a New Year’s resolution you can actually <i>keep</i>. And …

Are Men the Future of Cooking?

<b>I don't know whether to chalk it up to a genetic defect,</b> something broken about my generation, or just too many years of being a Mets fan, but at the the ripe-old age of thirty I have already become an irredeemable cynic. A few weeks ago, in a particularly vocal show of crabiness that took place …


How to make the sexiest, silkiest French buttercream frosting EVER! Oh yeah. Right here. GET THE RECIPE: How to Make French Buttercream Frosting; http://www.thekitchn.com/how-to-make-silky-sexy-french-buttercream-cooking-lessons-from-the-kitchn-190263

The perfect boozy drink for a picnic: Honey Bourbon Lemonade. Yum! GET THE RECIPE: Honey Bourbon Lemonade - http://www.thekitchn.com/recipe-honey-bourbon-lemonadenothing-beats-boozy-lemonade-for-a-picnic-10-minute-happy-hour-189887

How to Turn Your Bathroom into a Spa Experience

We shouldn’t have to take a trip to the spa every time we want to feel pampered. There is no reason why our own bathroom can’t have that luxurious …

A dinner salad built for two! The perfect size for small households. GET THE RECIPE: Taco Salad with Creamy Cilantro Dressing, http://www.thekitchn.com/recipe-for-two-taco-salad-with-creamy-cilantro-dressing-recipes-from-the-kitchn-189217

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The 8 Qualities of a Successful Life

Years ago, after my first book came out and I had made a few television appearances, I was nearly accosted on the street by a very animated woman who kept pointing at me and then exclaimed "I know who you are... you are the... Money Lady!" I've adopted that as a nickname of sorts. I am indeed the …

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