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9 Ways to Use Quinoa in the New Year

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

This Lexus IS was built entirely out of cardboard

And you thought the seats in your car were uncomfortable. Imagine if they were made from vertically sandwiched corrugated cardboard.<p>On Monday, Lexus …

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15 Non-Traditional Wedding Programs

You’ve sent out creative save the dates, designed the perfect non-traditional invitations and even started brainstorming some innovative menus to add to your list of creative DIY wedding ideas. So why should you settle for something basic and boring when it comes to your wedding program? From …

Articles about 5 edible urban gardens good enough eat on Dwell.com - Dwell

New York firm WORKac taps into society’s increased focus on heathy eating with a school’s learning garden.<p>Earlier this year Fritz Haeg embarked on the first public Edible Estates Garden at southern California's Descanso Gardens in an...<p>These urban refuges effectively use greenery, water features, …

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Where to Find the Best Breakfast, Street Kebabs, and Beans (Yes, Beans) in Istanbul

From experimental New Turkish Cuisine to a traditional Turkish breakfast with all the fixings, here's where to find the best food and drink in Istanbul right now.<p>I know Istanbul and I don’t know Istanbul. The first time I visited, in 2006, I fell hard for its tangle of hills and alleyways—and its …

23 Copycat Recipes for Your Favorite Restaurant and Brand-Name Foods

We totally get that no matter how healthy you’ve been eating, sometimes the craving for Cronuts, Doritos and Animal Style fries just hits hard. But the time has come to kick your dependency on name brand snacks to the curb. You no longer have to wait in egregious lines to get your fast food or food …

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How to Train Your Voice to Be More Charismatic

Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma<p>Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma.<p>By analyzing the harmonics of pitch, frequency and timbre, researchers at University of California, Los Angeles are discovering how …

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Zucchini Bread with Oats

Makes two 8 1/2x4 1/2" loaves Servings<p>For a slightly more virtuous quick bread—more like breakfast, less like dessert—reduce the amount of granulated sugar to one cup. This zucchini bread recipe is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Non-stick vegetable oil spray<p>…

Make a Giant Granny Square Rug

This is possibly the most simple and speedy way to crochet a blanket! It’s perfect for beginners and experienced crocheters alike. I’ve used a nice …

A Wind Turbine Inside A Floating Blimp Can Bring Power Anywhere

Designed to rise 1,000 feet in the air and deliver electricity to the ground, the Buoyant Airborne Turbine is a blimp on a mission.<p>Not all wind turbines are alike. While the great majority are large steel towers fixed to the ground, a few are shaped like gliders, kites, and blimps, and move around …

'Tile,' The Gadget That Makes Sure You Never Lose Anything Ever Again, Is Now On Sale To The Public

Imagine tapping into a large group of strangers to help you track down a stolen bike.<p>After months of hype, a company called Tile has this week started shipping a device that can help you do just that. (You can buy Tiles here.)<p>Just attach the $25 device to an object, and your smartphone will find it …

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How To Fold A Fitted Sheet

Almost no one knows how to fold a fitted sheet properly. Impress your friends and loved ones right away by learning how to fold a fitted sheet perfectly.<p><i>Produced by Will Wei. Additional camera by Matt Johnston.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Twitter

St. Petersburg From Above

Recently, photographer Amos Chapple spent some time in Saint Petersburg, Russia's second-largest city. He used a small drone to lift his camera high above the cathedrals and fortresses, capturing some amazing aerial photos. Chapple: "There's a legend in Russia that Saint Petersburg was constructed …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

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100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

How to Throw a Chinese New Year Dumpling Party

From wrappers and fillings to dipping sauces, all you need to know to make dumplings for Chinese New Year, courtesy of Beijing's Black Sesame Kitchen<p>Even before the metaphorical Chinese New Year's ball drops this Saturday night, families across China (and around the world) will already be stuffed …

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Move Over Miley! Ron Jeremy’s Wrecking Ball Video is Both Disturbing And Amazing

Who would have guessed <b>Ron Jeremy</b> is a <b>Miley Cyrus</b> fan?<p>The 60-year-old porn legend created his own unique homage to Miley in the form of a <i>Wrecking Ball</i> …

How to Make 3D Snowflakes

Dec <br>30<p>Seattle has really been slacking in the snow department--we've only had one snow day this year, and it was all melted by mid-afternoon! So for …

Crochet Star Stitch Tote

Crochet pattern for a jute twine tote with star stitch pattern. Picture tutorial and video available to make the instruction easy to follow.<p>819<p>11k

Tiny Apartment Dwellers Will Love This Coffee Table That Converts To A Kitchen Table In Seconds

This is the MK1 Transforming Coffee Table from Duffy London.<p><b>Why We Love It:</b> This gorgeous, functional table is perfect for anyone with a small apartment (first discovered via Reddit user ameangreenbean). The innovative design transforms in seconds with two simple movements from a 14-inch-tall by …

Mark Seliger's greatest portraits - in pictures

If you are a star, Mark Seliger will have photographed you – and that includes presidents.<br>The photographer knew exactly how he wanted to capture Barack Obama when he took his portrait in 2011:<br>"I had this idea of photographing him from the front and back. Obama's only concern was that the back angle …

Holiday Sugar Cookies

Makes about 36 cookies<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>cookies<p>1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 tablespoon ground ginger<p>1 cup (packed) golden brown sugar<p>1 large egg<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>2 2/3 cups all purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>frosting<p>9 cups (or more) …

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In pictures: Street art of Sao Paulo

More and more housing estates, tube stations and even cemeteries are being covered with colourful spray paint.

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How To Make An Origami Business Card Holder

We’re always on the lookout for a cute business card holder, and this DIY fits the bill. Plus as you change your mind about the pattern, you can easily fold up a new one.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>patterned gift wrap (I like heavier-weight wrapping paper for a sturdier case), graph paper, a paper …

The 10 best worst horror movies

As we sift through “Sharknado’s” wreckage, a look back at some of the most amusingly awful flicks in the genre<p>WHEN EXTREME SITUATIONS are taken beyond their limits, when the real becomes grotesque, or when good intentions meet bad execution we get <i>camp</i>: the comedy of the ridiculous. The Oxford …

34 Adorable Things To Do With Leftover Bits Of Yarn

Busting stashes, taking names.

The 12 Best Japanese Restaurants In New York City

Digital Artworks by Adam Martinakis Explore Photo Realistic Surrealism | Colossal

<p>Digital artist Adam Martinakis (previously) was born Poland in 1972 and currently lives and works in in Cannock, UK. His computer-generated artworks …