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Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf

Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Total Time:</b> 45 mins<p><b>Yield:</b> 3 loaves<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups flour<br>• 1 t. baking soda<br>• 1 t. baking powder<br>• 1 t. salt<br>• 6 …

How to unhook all those apps with access to your data

Nick Bilton shows how to kick forgotten corporate eyes out of your Twitter, Facebook and Google accounts: "it’s time to start deleting." [NYT]

Here’s Your Star-Studded Weekend: 21 Stellar DIYs

With the Oscars fresh in our minds, we’ve all got stars on the brain. In particular, Ryan Gosling and Jared Leto are on our minds over here at Brit + Co. But we digress. Today we are talking about the other kind of star, as in the shape. We’ve got 21 DIY ideas making use of this fabulous shape. So …

Bridal Showers

How to Make a Bouncy Ball

How to Make a Bouncy Ball<p>Author: Desiree Campbell @the36thavenue<p>Ingredients<p>½ Cup Warm Water<br>• 1 Tb Borax<br>• 1 Tb of Cornstarch<br>• 2 Tb White Liquid Glue<br>• Food …

10 Modern Colorful Watering Cans

To get your garden ready just in time for summer means watering your plants. Make it more fun with the help of one of these ten modern watering …

Chocolate Raspberry Macarons

Line three baking sheets with parchment paper; set aside.<p>Place egg whites in mixer's bowl and mix until frothy; gradually pour in the superfine …

Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies

Welcome back to Sally’s Cookie Palooza! Today’s recipe continues my love affair with red velvet desserts. While I’ve made two kinds of red velvet …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Workouts

How to set up Microsoft Outlook mail, calendar, contacts on iPhone and iPad

And you're done! You will miss out on any web-specific features, which are what Microsoft is working to make all shiny and revolutionary, but you …

Microsoft Outlook

How to increase contrast for visual accessibility on iPhone and iPad

Increase contrast is an Accessibility feature that makes it easier to make out text and interface elements iPhone and iPad. While one of the modern …

Accessibility

Could This 3-D Printed Cast Really Heal Bones Faster?

A designer claims that his concept for a 3-D printed cast would shorten the bone-healing process nearly 40%. We ask hand surgeon Michael Hausman to weigh in.<p>In the near future, having a broken arm could look way cooler thanks to a new, black, lightweight 3-D printed cast that’s patterned like …

Amazingly Realistic Drawings Created with Ballpoint Pens

When we first saw Portugal-based artist Samuel Silva's portrait, <i>Redhead Girl</i>, most of us were completely in awe of how Silva (aka VianaArts) could achieve such amazing details with just a handful of everyday pens.<p>Since that time, the patient and skilled artist has developed an extensive collection …

Impressively-Detailed Mural Crafted Using Only Spray Paint

Looking at this work by street artist Case Ma'Claim, it's hard to believe that it was done using only spray paint. The large mural, located in Frankfurt, Germany, is entitled <i>Secured Liberty</i>, and it is striking in the amount of fine detail that's included in the piece, like the visible veins in the …

17 Of The Most Beautiful Steps Around The World

Street art is gradually coming to be accepted as a legitimate and wonderful art form by more and more people, but that doesn’t mean that street …

11-Year-Old Child Prodigy Creates Stunningly Detailed Drawings Bursting With Life

Serbian artist Dušan Krtolica just might be the next big child prodigy. This 11-year-old is a master artist, drawing a wide array of anatomically …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

16-Year-Old Enters Art Contest, Stuns Everyone With Her Work

Talent isn't defined by age.<p>16-year-old Shania Mc Donagh from Mount St Michael Secondary School in Ireland is testament to that. She recently entered …

Amazing Body Art Illusions By Trina Merry

Trina Merry, a talented bodypainting artist based in San Francisco, will prove to you that one of the best, most beautiful and most dynamic artistic …

French Pavilion for Milan Expo Designed to Grow Fresh Food

For the upcoming Expo Milan 2015, the country of France envisioned their pavilion as a covered market. A competition was held to design the space with the winning entry coming from X-TU architects. They centered the 3,600 square meter building around the concept of “producing and nurturing in …

3 Tips to Declutter Your Digital Life in 5 Minutes or Less

I read a remarkable statistic the other day: When Benjamin Franklin died, he had over 70,000 pages of documents in his home. Today, you and I can …

The Crystal Forever in Sainte Chapelle

Animated pixel art anyone? Let the running waters soothe your soul

The 50 Most Perfectly Timed Photos Ever

By Internet standards, a <i>perfectly timed</i> photo occurs when two of the following three conditions are met:<p>1. Perfect Place<br>2. Perfect Time<br>3. Perfect …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 17 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

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" …

Winter Miracle

Photographers Find Creative Ways to Deal With Irritating Potholes

Potholes are the cherry on top of winter. A frustrating, dangerous cherry.<p>In cities hit hardest in the winter months, drivers risk flat tires and …