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coconut brown butter cookies

I realize that most people don’t go to the City Bakery or their green Birdbath outlets for coconut cookies. They come in droves to load up on the …

blue sky bran muffins

I am likely the last person in New York City to learn about Blue Sky Bakery muffins, and it’s all my fault because I wasn’t paying attention. Why …

Gallery Wall Inspiration: 10 Examples of Frames Hung on a Grid

This past weekend I visited a local museum and saw, among lots of cool things, a particularly good-looking group of identically framed art hung on a …

Stylish Storage: 10 Smart Ways to Organize Your Pantry

For years I've coveted pantries, and now that I have one... it's kind of a mess. Keeping a well-stocked pantry user-friendly is definitely a …

Articles about 12 clean and contemporary interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

Your fiancé’s place is ten times nicer than yours and you’re planning on moving in. If only you could get out of your lease.<p>Far from pandering to the whine of youth, this urban play garden fosters thoughtful interaction in a protected setting within the...<p>I've long been intrigued by the overlap of …

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10 Easy Pieces: Laundry Hampers

An old-fashioned laundry chute is the ultimate household convenience, but if you lack such a luxury, here are 10 standout laundry hampers that will …

Cleaning

Instant Storage: Hanging Shelves Made in San Francisco

Here’s an ingenious storage solution for renters, the space-challenged, and anyone leery of damaging their walls: vertical shelving that hangs from …

San Francisco

One-Pan Singapore Noodles Recipe

One-Pan Singapore Noodles<p>What you’ll need to make 4 to 6 servings:-<p>4 eggs<br>• Salt & pepper to taste<br>• Cooking oil<br>• 1 onion<br>• 3 cloves of garlic<br>• 1 inched thick …

Recipes

10 Easy Pieces: Humidifiers

Did you know that humidifiers come in surprising shapes, sizes, and materials (several with interesting design names attached)? Or that proper …

I Learned Everything I Needed to Know About Marriage From Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen's classic is 200 years old, but longtime spouses and relationship experts alike stand by the principles it presents.<p>When I teach Jane Austen’s <i>Pride and Prejudice</i>, I take great pains to un-sully it from students’ film-adaptation-induced misconceptions that it’s a “romantic” novel. As a …

The 10 Essential Home Measurements You Should Know

These numbers will guide you in virtually any buying decision, from paint to furniture.<p>How much paint do you need? How high do you hang that chandelier? Get your measurements right with this indispensable guide that has all the numbers you'll need.<p><b>1. Dining Room Table</b><p>A 36-inch-wide rectangular …

Dining Rooms

Spiced Amaretto Apple Cider Kiss.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 27, 2013 26<p>I made you this little soul-warming apple cider cocktail! Since it’s fall and all.<p>I’m sharing the recipe over at the …

Dahi Vada Recipe

“Whip it as long as your hands can take it, and then whip some more. That’s what makes vadas melt in your mouth” mummy would tell me with her fingers …

The Great Pumpkin: Sticky Pumpkin Spice Gingerbread Cake | Crumb: A Food Blog

Yes, this is the third recipe for sticky gingerbread I’ve posted on this blog. I know. I have a bit of a problem.<p>For the past few years, baking up a …

leek bread pudding

I feel like I have been sitting on this leek bread pudding recipe <i>forever</i>, though it has technically only been six months — the New York Times ran …

spiced applesauce cake

If there is anything as magnificent as October in New York City, well, I don’t believe you. The trees I didn’t know we had deposit rust-colored …

spicy squash salad with lentils and goat cheese

Odds are, this week is full of sugar for you. Chewy sugar, hard shiny sugar, sugar molded into candy corn, fluffed into marshmallows, coating …

the best baked spinach

On a beach vacation that already feels like it was too long ago, I tucked into the collection of letters between Julia Child and Avis DeVoto and …

roasted eggplant with tomatoes and mint

One of the things I’ve been fiddling around with last year is the idea of making bruschetta without, you know, bread. I shared a …

broccoli parmesan fritters

Last week, it was pointed out to me that among the 750 recipes in the archives, there is but a single recipe that utilizes broccoli. Just one! (It’s …

apple mosaic tart with salted caramel

My husband likes to joke that every other comment on this site in the month of October is, “Help! I went apple picking and I brought home 20 pounds …

intensely chocolate sables

Although I would hardly say that having a kid has made me wiser — there have been just too many incidents like the one this morning, when not a …

kale salad with pecorino and walnuts

As someone who has said things like “the world would be a better place if we could all stop pretending that kale tastes good” (on p. 67, in fact) and …

Pear, Pancetta, and Walnut Salad

4 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 teaspoon whole coriander seeds<p>1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice<p>1/2 small shallot, minced<p>3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<p>1<p>1 1/2 ounces thinly sliced pancetta, chopped<p>1 large head of butter lettuce, torn into bite-sized pieces (about 8 cups)<p>1<p>1 large red Anjou pear, …

Malted Walnut Pie

8 Servings<p>Adding barley malt syrup offers a rounder, less-sweet note in this take on pecan pie. Look for it at health food stores.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>graham cracker crust<p>14 graham crackers (about 8 oz.)<p>2 tablespoons raw sugar or granulated sugar<p>1 tablespoon all-purpose flour<p>½ teaspoon …

Recipes

Scalloped Potatoes with Caramelized Fennel

8 Servings<p>Braising the fennel and simmering the potatoes in cream before assembling the gratin infuses them with extra flavor.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature, divided<p>1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil<p>2 fennel bulbs (about 1½ lb.), trimmed, quartered, …

Recipes

8 Ways to Create a Family-Friendly Kitchen

Kitchens

Colorful Classic Chairs on a Budget

Finding a dining chair that is both appealing and within budget isn’t always easy, which is why Serena & Lily‘s new Tucker Chair, in a full spectrum …

Food & Dining