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The Secret Ingredient in This Key Lime Pie Is Avocados!

Not all desserts need to be sugary and sweet. This key lime pie is both tart and creamy, making it the perfect treat for a hot night. Made with avocados and coconut cream, it's vegan — but dairy-lovers will enjoy it too! If you're not a fan of lime but still want a vegan treat, you should try our …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

Baking

New Study Shows A Protein-Pacing + IF Combo Promotes Detox & Weight Loss

There's an exciting new way to eat, and it will do way more than just help you lose weight. New research shows that following a balanced, …

Holistic Medicine

Tone It Up's Fat-Blasting Full Body 31 Rep Workout

We know that resistance training is way more effective than cardio when it comes to burning fat and blasting calories—but sometimes we’re totally …

Fitness

Enigma 8 Marks ‘The Fall Of A Rebel Angel’

The long-awaited eighth studio album by multi-million-selling, genre-defying act <b>Enigma</b>, founded by producer Michael Cretu, has been confirmed by …

K-Pop: The Best Pop Music You’ve Never Heard

As recently as the 70s, South Korea was identified as one of the world’s poorest countries, but it has of late transformed itself into an economic …

The 11-Minute Weighted Core Workout

Of course, bodyweight workouts are effective <i>and</i> challenging. But if you want to take your core workout to the next level, add a set of dumbbells.<p>This …

Data-Driven DJ | Distance From Home

Distance From Home<br>Translating four decades of global refugee movement to song<p>This song was generated using refugee data from the United Nations from …

Discovery of oldest human DNA in Spanish cave sheds light on evolution

Scientists say DNA strands in thigh bone of 400,000-year-old early human can help build clearer picture of human family tree<p>Researchers have read strands of ancient DNA teased from the thigh bone of an early human who died 400,000 years ago in what is now northern Spain.<p>The genetic material was …

Articles about 7 affordable home transformations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Affordable gestures abound in this transformation of a dilapidated former duplex in the Texas Hill Country.<p>Nowadays, innovators in the world of prefab and kit home design have continued to push the boundaries on what they can do—their...<p>On a sloped creekside site in Atlanta, Georgia, architect …

Architecture

Coconut strawberry creams recipe | Dan Lepard | How to bake

The Dame Hilda Bracket of bickies: flamboyant and gently sweet. Try to find a good, thick preserve, rather than a syrupy one; and use raspberry or …

Coconut Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe (DF & Vegan)

I love love love ice cream… seriously, it’s a problem! The one bad thing about my love for ice cream is that I am allergic to dairy. Yea it makes me …

Dessert

Coconut-Almond Breakfast Quinoa

Now that summer is here, one thing I’m really enjoying is not having my mornings so rushed. No more racing to make school lunches, getting kids …

Gooey Chocolate Coconut Cream Skillet Cake

<i>Before I say anything else, I just want to thank you all so much for your kind words about my engagement! You guys are the best.</i><p>This whole ‘getting …

35 Money-Saving Home Decor Knock-Offs

The worst thing about shopping for furniture is not being able to afford any of it. If you can't help but flinch at the prices at Pottery Barn and Anthropologie, it's time to take matters into your own hands.

Biz Ladies: Secrets of Raising Seed Funding for your Start-Up

Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from Joe Fraiman, CEO and co-founder of Tastemaker.com. Joe began his career as a software engineer, working …

Venture Capital

Biz Ladies Profile: Lucy Feagins of The Design Files

<i>Lucy Feagins at OPEN HOUSE, photo by Sean Fennessy</i><p>Today’s Biz Ladies profile comes to us from the founder of The Design Files, Lucy Feagins. Never …

Entrepreneurship

Cute Christmas, New Year's eve hairstyles for medium long hair tutorial

Nails to DIY for: 20 Trendy Tutorials

Guess what? Crazy colorful nails are here to stay. Whether you love a simple glittery ombre or a bright neon tribal pattern, it’s time to try your hand at some DIY nail art. To get you started, we’ve rounded up 20 trendy tutorials that… nail it!<p>Be sure to head to the comments below to let us know …

Mid-Century modern

Flashback: Crochet 101: Chain Stitch, Single, and Double Crochet

<b>By Haley Pierson-Cox</b><p>Welcome to Crochet 101! In this post, I’ll introduce you to the basics of crochet and give you all of the information that you’ll need to select your tools and get started. In the video above, I’ll show you how to attach the yarn to the hook and make your foundation chain, then …

Knitting

How-To: Fix a Zipper

Instructables user marcellahella posted this handy tutorial illustrating a simple way to fix a troublesome zipper!<p><b>More:</b><p>MAKE | How-To: Mend a Fabric Tear Near a Zipper<br>• MAKE | How-To: Repair an Old Backpack<br>• MAKE | How-To: Shorten Metal Zippers

Sewing

65 Philosophic Zen Garden Designs

In Japanese gardens, rocks usually symbolize mountains while gravel or sand suggest ripples on the water surface.<p>Zen in Sanskrit or Mandarin dialect …

Designers: Learn To Code! Here’s How To Start

When you start experimenting with code, you find that the new tool helps you do your job better. Just think of it like getting punched in the face for the first time–once it happens, you realize it’s not that bad.<p>A friend, formerly a competitive fighter, once asked me: “Have you ever been punched …

10 New Ways To Repurpose An Old Dresser

How many times have you passed up a great old dresser at a yard sale because you weren't sure what to do with it? It happens to me all the time. …

House Design

DIY Pallet Swing: Simple and easy way to craft up your own swing!

There are many things that you can do with your old pallet. And while you might have given all others a shot by now or maybe are looking for …

Crafting

31 Easy DIY Projects You Won't Believe Are No-Sew

In the world of crafting, you might feel somewhat constricted by not owning a sewing machine. Here are some creative ways to get around it.

29 Easy And Adorable Things To Make For Babies

Don't let their age and inability to talk fool you; babies are Very Discerning. These DIYs make awesome, unexpected baby shower gifts.

50+ DIYs to Add Personality and Style to Your Wedding

Not every bride is especially crafty, but with an abundance of easy-to-follow tutorials that yield impressive results, every bride can be! Whether …

Weddings