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19 DIYs to Add to a Creative Kid’s Birthday Party

Hosting a DIY party is *so* fun because kids <i>love</i> to get creative, and when they get to be creative with their besties while getting their DIY on, it makes birthday parties that much better. Come to think of it, it sounds like a party we adults would want in on too ;) If your mini maker has a …

Master Scandinavian Design With These Simple Hacks

All you need is a branch and some copper spray paint.<p>If there's anything we've learned from Pinterest (or IKEA) in the past year, it's that Scandi style is here to stay. With Scandinavian trends hitting the market, the obsession with white walls, sheepskin throws, wood furniture, copper accents and …

Hacking

Danielle Chang’s Nasi Goreng

When I learned that Danielle Chang, founder of LUCKYRICE and host of <i>Lucky Chow</i>, had just released a new cookbook called <i>Lucky Rice</i>, I knew I wanted to …

Recipes

The very first war photography was staged

The Crimean War<p>The first major conflict to ever be photographed<p>In the 1850s, the Crimean War emerged from a dispute over the rights of Christian …

11 TED Talks on Photography Worth Watching

Need some inspiration to start off the new year? Try these 11 TED talks on photography.<p><b>1. Anastasia Taylor-Lind: Fighters and Mourners of the</b> …

U.S. Government

The Japanese art of decluttering and organizing by Marie Kondo

Here in the states, minimalism isn’t exactly a point of pride (we like stuff, and lots of it), so it’s especially remarkable that Japanese tidying …

Minimalism

The Ultimate Guide to Roasting Your Vegetables

Your oven is about to do a happy dance...if that were possible.<p>Everyone—even if you don't cook very often—needs to master roasted vegetables. And, to be honest, there's not even that much to master: just some chopping, seasoning, and adding a bit of fat. For firm but tender veg with a nicely …

Recipes

This incredibly simple tip is the secret to an awesome burger

This is all well and good, even fascinating, but it has certainly created some pressure for anyone making burgers at home. Am I doing it right? Have I thought enough about my burger?<p>I have a reputation for making a delicious burger. Which has always baffled me, because my burger is so basic that it …

The dish worth a 15-hour flight

Born out of frugality, Hainanese chicken rice – one of Singapore’s national dishes – may seem simple. But it’s the kind of dish you’d cross continents to eat.<p>Hainanese chicken rice is the chickeniest chicken dish one can find in the chicken-eating world. Don’t believe me? Picture this: sitting in …

16 Easy Sweatshirt Costume Hacks for Kids

If you live in a place where the temperature dips just in time for Halloween, you know that finding a costume that will keep your kid warm enough can be a challenge. It seems like a waste to splurge on a store-bought costume only to cover it up with a sweatshirt by the end of the night. Just go …

Crafting

Behold: The Floating Vacation Retreat Of Your Maritime Dreams

What if a meandering river, a pristine lake, or an expansive sea was your front yard? The Portuguese design firm GoFriday wants to make reaching that goal a little bit easier with its modular design for a floating home that can be transported nearly anywhere in the world.<p>Thanks to its modular …

Solar Panels

Articles about prefab gets makeover danish industrial design on Dwell.com - Dwell

Located in the serene Snarøya peninsula of Norway, an old modular prefab receives news life, thanks to a stunning renovation.<p>After graduating from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2002 with a degree in furniture design, Jonah Takagi traveled the...<p>Turkel Design is a leading manufacturer of …

60+ Family Tradition Ideas | The Art of Manliness

Last week we published an article that discussed why and how to establish family traditions. Traditions offer numerous benefits: they strengthen your …

14 Epic Grilled Cheese Recipes to Make STAT

Let’s be real: Who doesn’t love a classic grilled cheese sandwich? Grilled cheese makes for the perfect lunch staple rotation and epic late-night snack. If you’re in the mood to spice things up a bit (who isn’t?), check out the recipes below. Between the brie, Havarti and blue cheese, you’ll want …

Sauna with Exquisite Curves Has an Amazing View of Lake Huron

The <i>Grotto</i> project by the Partisans Design Group revitalizes the traditional sauna design with beautiful organic curves. The Canadian firm set out to move the sauna away from its usual rigid geometry towards something more natural that better suits the warm, soothing atmosphere of the space. …

This Bunker House was Once a 19th Century Fortification

My childhood obsession with forts has met its match. The architecture firm B-ILD has refurbished an old fort bunker into a holiday house near Fort …

This Retro Rainforest Dream House is a Mid-Century Style Masterpiece

This is the kind of retro modernism you might expect to find in the Hollywood Hills. Far from it. The Planchonella House by Jesse Bennett is a new …

15 Habits That Will Totally Transform Your Productivity

From decluttering your desk to letting yourself complain, these 15 easy behavior changes can change how much you accomplish each day.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>People who manage to get a lot accomplished each day aren’t …

Productivity

18 Picnic-Perfect Sandwich Recipes

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Now that summer has finally arrived, it's time to step outside and enjoy the warm weather. And few foods are more picnic-friendly than sandwiches—portable, easy to share, easy to eat, and totally customizable. From lobster rolls …

Cooking

Photo Hack: Use Your Phone in a Car Mount for Close-Up Lighting

Back in May, we featured a clever hack by photographer Paul Adshead that involved using an IKEA storage box as a $6 laptop sun shade for outdoor …

Articles about family builds tiny backyard studio even tinier budget on Dwell.com - Dwell

In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a...<p>A 196-square-foot house born of architectural know-how, an enterprising spirit, and just over $11,000 has become an inspiration...<p>It doesn't get much more idyllic than this: …

DIY wooden toy boat

Woodworking

4 Tips for Posing Subjects by Wedding Photographer Lexia Frank

Earlier this year, wedding photographer Lexia Frank published a series of 4 short videos that teach how to properly pose models in order to minimize …

Recycled Pizza Box Car Garage

Vroom! Transform a cardboard pizza box into the perfect place to park all your little one's favorite little rides.Read more here - Recycled Pizza Box …

Pizza

43 Essential Kitchen Secrets

These helpful tips and tricks will save you time and money.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money.

Finding timeless utopia at the world’s edge

An exclusive paddling trip through Tasmania’s wild southwest corner offers solitude – while it lasts.<p>There are only two places in the world that meet a record seven out of 10 in Unesco's World Heritage listing criteria.<p>The first is Mount Tai, one of five gargantuan mountains in China's Shandong …

Spiral Cellar Design Makes Your Home Memorable

The newest, most attractive spiral cellar design from Spiral Cellars UK is a sleek, contemporary sketch updated with modern technology to keep your …

Amazon’s Echo Takes A Step Closer To Becoming The Heart Of The Smart Home

The Echo just got IFTTT support, opening the door for Amazon’s Siri-in-a-can to connect to all sorts of services and smart devices.<p>When Amazon first announced the Echo–an always-on speaker slash Siri-in-a-can tied into the company’s services–we were bullish about it. Although the Echo couldn’t do …

5 Tips for Shooting Better Photos of Your Kids

<i>Editor’s note: Elena Shumilova is a mother and photographer based in Russia who became a viral sensation online after sharing her remarkable photos</i> …