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This Selfie Toaster Can Burn Your Portrait Onto Your Morning Toast

Want further evidence of how far the concept of a “selfie” has spread in our culture? Look no further than this wacky Selfie Toaster by the Vermont …

8 Ways to Reduce Noise in Your Photographs

You have plenty of options to choose from when you want to reduce the noise in your images. However, you first need to understand why noise actually …

Shooting with RAW Settings in Photography

Many cameras now offer the option to save captured photos in the RAW file format. RAW capture brings with it an extra processing step. This step …


Tips for Holding a Camera

Depending on the type of camera you have, there are some basic techniques required to ensure that you have a stable platform on which to start taking …

New 3D Octopus Painting with Twisting Tentacles

One of our favorite modern-day illusionists, Keng Lye, has just come out with a new 3D painting that's out of this world! Using just acrylic and resin, the Singapore-based artist has created this red octopus sculpture that looks like its head is emerging from the water. As mentioned before, Lye's …


A Coastal Kitchen With a View of Long Island Sound

In colors inspired by driftwood and sand.<p>With its waterfront location, designer Susan Drake chose colors of driftwood and sand for a Stamford, Connecticut, kitchen. Read the interview with the designer.


An Inviting, Traditional Adobe Kitchen With Santa Fe Style

Pottery, folk art, and more.<p>There's no rule that says a kitchen has to be just about cooking. This New Mexico kitchen by Judith Espinar, Jim Deville, and Scott Robey is painted in a cheery, sunbaked yellow that's a perfect backdrop for pottery and folk art. For more decor ideas, read an interview …

New Mexico

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Milk Bar's Thanksgiving Croissants; Tavern Vinegar Co.

<b>NEW YORK CITY</b>— <b>Christina Tosi</b> has announced that <b>Momofuku Milk Bar</b> will once again offer what Eater NY calls its greatest creation: the "<b>Thanksgiving Croissant</b>." The "magical" savory pastry — which is available now — features a celery-salt croissant dough stuffed with turkey, cranberry sauce, and …

12 pumpkin recipes, like these fluffy pumpkin cloverleafs >> What's your favorite pumpkin dish?

Sunday Supper: Slow Cooker Pho With Eye of Round

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>Few things are more comforting or restorative than a piping-hot bowl of pho. And the scent when it cooks, slow and low, wafting throughout your home? That's …

10 Rules for Cooking with Pumpkin This Fall

Here are some tips and rules for dealing with pumpkins and pumpkin products this fall.<p>The Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte is only the beginning of the onslaught of pumpkin products that fall brings. And yes, we get it: you want to be festive. You want to wash your hair with pumpkin pie shampoo and …


Blackberry Farm Griddle Cakes

6 Servings<p>Fast-track this pancakes or griddle cakes recipe by tripling the dry ingredients and storing them in a jar. At breakfast time, scoop out 2 1/4 cups. All the other measurements stay the same.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 large egg<p>2 cups buttermilk<p>1/4 cup pure maple syrup<p>1 cup gluten-free oat …


The Lazy Girl's Recipe For Grown-up Chicken Soup

We love a good Cup 'O Noodles but for a tastier (healthier) meal that’s just as lazy and satisfying, we whip up a bowl of this single-serving chicken …

Chicken Soup

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DIY Donuts With Real Apples (So They're Healthy, Right?)

<i>We may have Joy the Baker's infamous "Man Bait" Apple Crisp recipe committed to memory, but it's not the only reason we're loyal to this self-taught</i> …

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