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Raising the Bar on, uh, Home Bars: The Bottles You Really Need

Let's move this party to the living room: Here's how to stock your home bar with the best bottles of sipping neat and mixing.<p>Sure, we love a good cocktail bar. But we've got to be honest: Sometimes, there's nothing better than coming home after a long day of work, pulling on pajamas, and knocking …

Whiskey

What are the world's worst airports for 2015? | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Traveling through Nigeria's Port Harcourt International Airport any time soon?<p>Sorry for your luck.<p>The African terminal received the unfortunate distinction of being named "world's worst airport" in 2015 by travel website The Guide to Sleeping in Airports.<p>This year's survey, which asked …

This Tower Would Let City Dwellers Tour The Natural World

Circumnavigate the globe by elevator<p>City dwellers are reportedly 40 percent more likely to develop mood disorders than people in rural areas. But walking for roughly 90 minutes in nature, according to a Stanford University study published in June, can calm the negative thoughts. The Essence …

The 5 Best Travel Hacks You've Never Heard Before

There are bunches of articles out there about travel hacking with a variety of focuses from saving money to saving space when you pack. While they are all incredibly helpful, I'm not looking to recreate the wheel. I will be the first to admit that, the older I get, the more concerned I become with …

The Intriguing Politics of Asian Food

Photo: Japan National Tourism Organization<p>Asian food has become such an important component of the American diet that we often take it for granted. Staples like sushi, Thai curries, and Chinese dumplings belong to the everyday culinary vocabulary of many Americans. As we easily find them in …

9 Easy-to-Make Pitcher Cocktail Recipes

Company's coming: Why not make the night easy by forgoing the bar in favor of a pitcher cocktail?<p>Here, nine large-batch recipes you can whip up in a flash.<p><b>Red Sangria</b><p>The original pitcher cocktail, made zippier with Lillet Rouge and Grand Marnier. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Ginger Shandies</b><p>This beer-on-ginger …

27 movies you have to see this fall

From book adaptations and Matt Damon being left on Mars, to two movies about Steve Jobs, here are 27 titles you shouldn't miss this fall.

Universal Pictures

10 New Artists You Need to Know: August 2015

Once again, we talked to 10 of the hottest artists who are climbing the charts, breaking the Internet or just dominating our office stereos. This …

Celebrity Gossip

Why Are Millennials So Obsessed With Food?

The author Eve Turow argues that a generation’s taste for natural ingredients will shape the future of restaurants, grocery stores, and agriculture.<p>When Eve Turow returned to her college campus for her five-year reunion, she realized that she’d changed: Back when she was in college, she was content …

Agriculture

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

Literature

What Goes Into Restaurant Menu Pricing?

<i>How is the menu price of a food item decided? Also, Why is the price of same menu item different in different restaurants? originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on</i> …

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

The Improved Carryon Suitcase

You might know Incase best for its presence on Apple store accessory shelves, and there’s a reason for that: The California brand has clearly and openly staked its aesthetic fortunes on Mac styling and coordination with products from Cupertino. This extends not just from sleek laptop cases like the …

Shopping

Google's making it easy for you to get solar panels onto your roof

Adding solar panels to your roof can be frustrating, since it's often difficult to know if your home receives enough light to justify the investment. Google Maps, however, has satellite, navigation and sunlight data for every property in the world, so it's ideally placed to tell you how many rays …

Solar Power

6 American habits I lost in Madrid

1. I stopped counting the minutes.<p>Even though Madrid is far from the coast, the <i>Madrileños</i> live an easy Mediterranean lifestyle.<p>My first impulse was …

MEXICAN CHORIZO + GARLIC SHRIMP BURGER

<i>“BOYS WILL BE BOYS?”</i><p>What happens when you practice general lawlessness between a 6-pounds white prince who has, for his entire 14-years of life, …

GOCHUJANG TUNA-MELT ONIGIRI

ONIGIRI COULD BE NONE BUT A BALL OF RICE, UNTIL YOU’VE HAD A REAL ONIGIRI AND REALIZED WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT…<p>A BALL OF <i>REALLY GOOD</i> RICE<p>The weather in …

Side sleeping may clean up 'mess' in brains - Futurity

Sleeping on your side—rather than your back or stomach—may be the best way to rid your brain of waste, a study with rodents suggests.

This Might Just Be Manila's Best New Taqueria

This Might Just Be Manila’s Best New Taqueria<p>When it comes to Mexican in Manila, I’m not sure if I’m ever really satisfied. Yes, there are spots I …

Cooking

Weeknight dinner solution: Top rice w/ a protein of your choice (like this seared chicken breast) and encircle with thinly sliced carrots, grilled eggplant, cucumber, kimchi, cilantro, thinly sliced chile peppers (pictured clockwise). Feel free to toss some sliced avocado, Sriracha, scallions, nori, a fried egg, or whatever the hell else you like on there too. #protein #chicken #notyourmommascasserole

San Francisco Is the Best Food City in the Country Right Now

Book a trip to San Francisco stat because it's the best eating city in America right now.<p><i>In anticipation of our annual Hot 10 list of America's Best New Restaurants (August 18!), we announced the 50 nominees last week. Now, we're making another big announcement: the best food city in the country.</i><p>It …

A Sophisticated Boston Home With Abstract Inspiration

Home Decorating

Leonardo DiCaprio to Play America’s Most Famously Prolific Serial Killer for Martin Scorsese

Ted Bundy, John Wayne Gacy, and Jeffrey Dahmer are all notorious names in America’s history. But if it’s gruesome murder sprees <i>and</i> style you want, then the U.S. serial killer for you is H.H. Holmes, the chilling subject of <b>Erik Larson’s</b> best-selling 2003 book, <i>The Devil in the White City: Murder,</i> …

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There are MANY projects I need to tackle in my house. One of them is turning the room on the third floor into a library. Currently all of my books …

Storage Ideas

HOUSE TOUR: A Chicago Pied-à-Terre Inspired By The Sunset

Designer Chad James infused this Michigan Avenue apartment with colors evocative of the skyline at "golden hour."<p>That magical time right before sunset, when the light takes on a softer hue and illuminates everything in its path has long been a source of inspiration for photographers, filmmakers and …

Top 10 Most Beautiful Animated Films of All Time

Productivity in Mind: How Ryder Carroll Designed Bullet Journal

Track the past, organize the present, and prepare for the future.Sound like a familiar challenge?Ryder Carroll, a New York-based designer, set out to …

278 The Most Cool Kitchen Designs Of 2013

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