Patrick Tamerus

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When In Decorating Doubt, Follow the 3/3 Rule

Sometimes the best way to decorate, particularly when you don't know where to start, is by looking at nature itself. Plenty of decorators will tell …

This Upside-Down Peanut Butter Banana Toast Is Gonna Change Your Life

FRENCH. TOAST. FORVER.<p>1 stale baguette<p>4 eggs<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 teaspoon cinnamon<p>¼ cup unsalted butter<p>1 cup brown sugar<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup peanut butter<p>1 large banana, sliced<p>1. Preheat oven to 375˚F/190˚C.<p>2. On a cutting board, cut the baguette in half lengthwise, and slice into …

Super-dark short film was shot entirely in 'Grand Theft Auto V' and is way too real

I'm all for criticizing our world view and cultural trends in 2017, but this guy takes it way too far.<p>If this short film by Matt MacDonald starts off …

Grand Theft Auto

Grilled Salad Is So Much Better Than It Sounds. Here's How To Nail It.

The first step on your way to grill mastery is romaine.<p>Chances are, you’re going to eat a lot of salad this summer. And while there are more ways you can put that meal together than you can imagine ― with the fresh corn, watermelon, tomatoes, zucchini and greens available in abundance ― sometimes …

Lemon Curd with Berries

8 servings<p>This very lemony curd is made with whole eggs instead of just the yolks, which gives it an extra-light texture.<p>May 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons finely grated lemon zest<p>1 cup fresh lemon juice<p>¾ cup plus 1–2 tablespoons sugar<p>6 large eggs<p>Pinch of kosher salt<p>1 cup (2 sticks) chilled …

9 magical Europe travel destinations you’ve probably never heard of

While most tourists flock to Europe’s main attractions of Paris, London, and Rome, there are many other beautiful hidden gems around the continent …

21 life-saving facts that everyone should know

But life can also throw situations at us that we don't have a quick, handy response for.<p>Commenters in a recent Quora thread about life-saving facts offered their best tips, which are easy to remember and could have a huge effect if you ever find yourself in a dangerous situation.<p>You might want to …

Adobe's Sensei AI could make your amateur selfies look like pro headshots

There weren’t enough tools for jazzing up your selfies already, apparently. Now Adobe is offering new tools for letting you “fix” your selfies.<p>Using Sensei, its artificial intelligence algorithm, Adobe Research proposes to let you fiddle with your selfies even more than you already do with an …

Why Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Blow Grand Theft Auto 5 Out Of The Water

It’s no surprise then that every Rockstar game is mulled over, speculated on, and eagerly anticipated. It also goes without saying that each new game …

'It's as though the Dark Ages never happened' – a weekend in Bath

There are two routes to a thriving tourism scene: luck and a shrewd eye for a story. Bath has both. You’ll already know about the hot springs that made the city a favourite with the Romans and the Georgians: the luck wasn’t the discovery of the springs, mysterious and magical though they must have …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

20 date-night ideas to perk up your relationship

Rule number one: be imaginative. Challenge your fixed conceptions of what you might enjoy, and even what you might be capable of. A dinner for two at a local restaurant is all very well, but a dinner for two in total darkness might give you more to talk about. And attempting to escape together from …

How to Shoot a High-End Cosmetics Photo with Cheap Speedlights

If we wrote it once, we’ve written it a thousand times: you don’t <i>need</i> expensive equipment to capture high-quality studio photography. As photographer …

This Video Explains All 27 Photoshop Blending Modes in Detail

There are 27 different blending modes in Photoshop, and unless you’re a real retouching junkie, chances are good you haven’t explored each and every …

These Are The 50 Best Restaurants In The World For 2017

Spoiler alert: An American restaurant actually came out on top!<p>The world’s 50 best restaurants were announced Wednesday via live stream from Melbourne, Australia.<p>Eleven Madison Park in New York City is the first U.S. restaurant to top the list since 2004, Bloomberg reports. The high-end spot ― …

Travel Tips For First Time Visitors to Croatia | Croatia Travel Blog

What You'll Find On This Page<p>Travel Tips For First Time Visitors to Croatia<p><b>Written by Trevor, a Travel Writer at grabbinglifebytheballs.com</b><p>So you’re …

European Travel

A Quick Guide on How to Clean Hiking Boots

If your hiking boots are as clean as a whistle, without a scuff or a scratch or a hint of dirt to be seen, then you’re doing it wrong.<p>Hiking boots …

Adobe Sneak Peek: This is the Future of Selfie Photography

The future is exciting for mobile photography. Adobe just released this sneak peek that shows off some amazing features powered by Adobe Sensei, …

Talking to Your Pets Is a Sign of Intelligence, According to Science

High-pitched affection included.<p>Some people, who do not own pets, may watch their dog- or cat-adoring friends talking to their animals as if they were human (high-pitched, pet voice included) and wonder what on earth they think they are achieving. But it turns out that this behavior is far from …

Pets

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Beginner's Guide to Shooting Events so you Get Hired Again and Again!

Some might regard photographing events as <i>not</i> necessarily the most interesting things to do when it comes to photography, mainly due to the lack of …

Landscape Photography

Mass Effect: Andromeda guide: How to build the strongest team for the final battle

Every end game-effecting mission and decision<p>A lot of the decisions you make in <i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> feel important, and some of them are. But not every one has long term effects — at least in this installment of the franchise. Some of the binary decisions — like at the end of “The First Murderer” …

The Witcher studio assuages concerns over ‘Cyberpunk’ trademark

It’s just standard practice, cyberpunk loyalists<p>CD Projekt Red filed a trademark for the word “Cyberpunk” last week, causing a stir with the studio’s fans and devoted followers of the genre. But the filing is really just par for the course in the games industry, CD Projekt Red explained in a …

CD Projekt

The 17 Best Places to Travel in 2017

From Africa and Asia's hottest beachfronts to the most underrated U.S. cities.<p>In 2017, you're going to need your passport—and your sense of adventure. Our top destinations to visit this year will have you heading out on safari, exploring historic Eastern Europe and South America, tapping into …

Time’s AI-powered time tracking app will help you stop procrastinating

Do you like making lists of things to do, but then end up failing to accomplish the items you’ve laid out? A new application aimed at those with a tendency towards procrastination can help. Instead of a simple checklist or time tracker, Time, as the app is called, lets you more obsessively …

Apps

The 12 Best Travel Sites And Apps You Need Right Now

Planning just got WAY easier.<p>It’s a new year, which means it’s time to start planning your next life-changing trip. But with so many options to choose from and so little time to plan, you’re gonna need some assistance.<p>Behold 12 of our favorite travel sites, popular with travel bloggers and …

How to Photograph Cityscapes That Make People Go Wow

While the vast majority of us live in or near a major city, as photographers it can be easy to overlook the great opportunities that can afford us to …

Useful Social Media Image Size Cheat Sheet, 2017 Edition

There are more ways than ever to get your photography noticed online—from photo sharing platforms like Instagram to online resume site LinkedIn. If …

Social Media

The Best Personal Finance and Budget Apps You Must Have on your iPhone to Keep Track of your Spending Patterns

Regardless of the extent of your income, keeping track of what you are spending your hard-earned money on is a prerequisite of becoming a responsible …