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10 Signs Your Relationship Is Rock-Solid and Going to Last

Find out how your bond stacks up.

20 Essential Kitchen Hacks

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Put away your appliances -- today, we're hacking everything.</i><p>Some days are meant for lingering in the kitchen -- for tempering chocolate on a marble slab …

How to Grill Vegetables

By grilling one or two vegetables with your main course, you can cook an entire meal on the grill. Who doesn't love that kind of efficiency? And you won't have pans to wash, either. If you grill several kinds of vegetables--and serve them with a few cheeses, some olives, and good bread--you'll have …

Spice-Crusted Carrots with Harissa Yogurt

The sugar in the spice rub can burn if cooked too long, so watch these closely.<p>Ingredients<p>2 pounds small carrots with tops, scrubbed, tops trimmed to ½”<p>Kosher salt<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>1 teaspoon English mustard powder<p>1 teaspoon hot smoked Spanish paprika<p>1 teaspoon ground cumin<p>½ teaspoon ground …

Bobby Flay

The Average Makeup Bag Contains $170 Worth Of Products

What's in your makeup bag? With a lipstick here, a compact there, we've all used and abused the vessel that carries our on-the-go makeup. But, have you ever really thought about what you're putting in that little thing?<p>A new study conducted by vouchercloud.net, a U.K. website dedicated to local …

Perspective Clocks

Tel Aviv-based Studio Ve is comprised of Shay Carmon and Ben Klinger, two young men who like exploring objects and their conception—whether it's a Two Leg Table or a Toast-ER that "revives" sad bread. More recently they've been experimenting with clocks, and their previous Manifold and Lithe …

Time-lapse Photography

Super Bowl Marijuana Recipes For The Weed Bowl: Denver vs. Seattle

It happened. The only two states in the country where marijuana has been legalized for recreational use are sending teams to the Super Bowl this year. The Denver Broncos will face off against the Seattle Seahawks in a showdown that can only be described as made for stoners. The Bud Bowl, Weed Bowl, …

10 Kitchen Details That Wow

Inspiration for your kitchen design.<p>From eye-catching wallpaper to stunning lighting fixtures, it's all in the details with these kitchen designs.

5 Tips for Choosing the Perfect White Paint

Interior designer Thomas Pheasant shares his secrets on how to choose the just-right white.<p>Photo: Durston Saylor<p><b>1. Decide on a mood</b><p>Every shade of white can be linked to an emotional response, so it's important to consider the mood you want before painting. Pheasant's trick is to imagine the effects …

Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Architecture

Creative Eye Makeup Illustrations by Tal Peleg

Israeli makeup artist Tal Peleg, aka Scarlet Moon, uses eyeshadow and eyeliner to do more than simply shade in her eyelids. Instead, the creative makeup genius turns eyelids into her own personal canvas for clever mini paintings. She takes the small patch of skin that surrounds the eye and …

Makeup

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

Interior Design

7 Party-Perfect Shrugs and Cover-Ups to Wear With Your Sleeveless Dress This Holiday

One of my favorite lifelong adult pursuits and hobbies is finding creative ways to hide my upper arms. To that end, I spend a huge amount of time combing the Internet for pretty party dresses with sleeves as well as other tops, jackets, and sweaters—appropriate for every occasion and useful in any …

The Christmas Dish: Baked Macaroni And Cheese In A Pumpkin

Christmas is in a few weeks, and right now many of us are poring over Pinterest, looking for the perfect dish to serve our families on the big day. Some of us will cook turkey, some will order a ham and the vegetarians among us will serve... something. Is there a standard veg staple that everyone …

How to Make Hot Chocolate Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw shows how to make hot chocolate from scratch -- with any chocolate</i> …

Dessert

The 8 Stews You Should Cook This Season

Yes, we know, it feels like we were just talking about tomatoes. And peaches. And hell, spring break. But it's time to face it; it's time to get out that Dutch oven, it's time for a glass of red wine, it's time -- oh yes -- to make some stew.<p>Whether it's for a weeknight dinner or a Sunday project, …

Cooking

Sale Shopping Guide: The Best Deals in Design, Week of November 4, 2013

Sales from 10-40% off at Arhaus, Niche Modern, Crate & Barrel and more.<p>Get 10% off your total purchase at Ethan Allen.<br>• 20% off seating, bedroom, dining, and more at Bobby Berk Home.<br>• 20% off pendants on Saturday Nov. 9th and Sunday Nov. 10th at Niche Modern.<br>• 20% off entertainment and media consoles at …

Here's Why 'The Internet Of Things' Will Be Huge, And Drive Tremendous Value For People And Businesses

Estimates for Internet of Things or IoT market value are massive, since by definition the IoT will be a diffuse layer of devices, sensors, and computing power that overlays entire consumer, business-to-business, and government industries. The IoT will account for an increasingly huge number of …

Internet of Things

District poised to be next to decriminalize pot, with legalization on horizon

The nation’s capital is poised to decriminalize marijuana -- with some activists pushing for the city to legalize, tax and regulating the drug as Colorado and Washington state have recently done.<p>The Democrat-controlled City Council appears ready to approve a bill that would decriminalize the …

Leaked Report Predicts More Food Shortages From Climate Change

Meanwhile, global food demand is projected to rise 14% over the same period.<p>The latest findings, from the U.N.'s Nobel-winning Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change (IPCC), represent a gloomier outlook than their last major study in 2007, Gillis says.<p>The study was first leaked on a blog …

Climate Change

I Bought an Apartment Specifically to Rent Out on AirBnB

<i>This is a guest post by Jon Wheatley of Need/Want that originally appeared on the company’s blog. Need/Want makes innovative products that solve problems like SmartBedding and Draft Notebooks.</i><p>In 2012 I bought an apartment specifically to rent out on Airbnb. I’ve been managing it remotely for the …

This is a Must-Try Boot DIY

Besides being the go-to pullover, sweaters can be used for a ton of cozy crafts, including this must-try DIY. Learn to turn a much loved sweater into an eye-catching accent fabric on a pair of ankle boots.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Boots with some type of pattern within the leather<br>• fabric<br>• Thick leather …

Crafting

The Perfect Beurre Blanc Recipe

Yes, it's French — but don't let that intimidate you. Alex Hitz's simple, classic sauce makes anything and everything taste better.<p>Beurre Blanc — it's nothing short of magic. Honestly, at this point in our yearlong relationship, I feel as if I can share a closely guarded culinary secret with you: …

Eels, fish and formaldehyde – the risks of new beauty treatments

Health inspectors are worried by the rise of extreme techniques in beauty spas<p>In a world obsessed with beauty, more and more people are prepared to go to painful lengths to preserve or even enhance their looks.<p>Now Britain's environmental health inspectors are being urged to be on their guard …

Power Up! 3 Paleo Breakfasts That Will Give You TONS Of Energy

Photographed By Tommy Kearns.<p>Like many busy people, I've always had a complicated relationship with breakfast. For years, more often than not, …

Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>Though living in a glass house certainly isn't for everyone, many people who look forward to their dream modern home see a vision...<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>Paris, …

Architecture

Is it easier to pirate movies or stream them? New website aims to find out

Often times the most pirated movies each week can't streamed or rented online to begin with. That's according to piracydata.org, a new website that — simply by pointing out the lack of convenient viewing options — is trying to shift some responsibility for rampant internet piracy back to content …

16 Things Only Girls With Bangs Will Understand

Bangs aren't just a hairstyle, they're a way of life. No matter how you wear your fringe, it requires ultra-obsessive maintenance and an arsenal of specialty tools.<p>But as we well know, bangs grow out -- and fast. Here, we celebrate the ladies determined enough to make them last, and lament the …

11 Low-Calorie Snacks You Haven’t Thought Of

Surprisingly healthy snacks you NEED to try