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30 People Share The Most Creative Punishment They Have Ever Received

By hoK leahciM,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1hUhaZa<p>I used to get hit with a belt and that was enough for me. Some parents thought of clever ways …

17 Basic MAC Products Every Girl Needs

By Chrissy Stockton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/10H1XFR<p>Fluidline<p>MAC Fluidline for me represents the transition from high school makeup user to …

Homemade Flour Tortillas

Following yesterdays Crispy Cauliflower Tacos, I thought I’d share our favorite recipe for homemade flour tortillas. This is one of those situations …

Beef Meatballs (Vietnamese)

Put all the ingredients for the meatballs in a food processor and blend until everything is mixed and minced. Transfer to a bowl.<p>Put a little oil in …

Rosemary Roasted Chicken with Red Muscato Grapes

For the amount of time I have spent in the kitchen, one would think that roasting a chicken would be old hat by now. I should have dozens of roasted …

Porter-Braised Chicken with Root Vegetables | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Slightly bitter and with a deep coffee-like flavor, porter, a very dark ale, makes this braise rustic and hearty. Porter’s toastiness plus the sweetness of root vegetables and the spiciness of Dijon mustard creates a stew full of contrasting, but harmonious, flavors.<p><b>Porter-Braised Chicken with Root</b> …

16 Insider Skincare Tips You Probably Haven’t Heard Of

By Rachel Hodin,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1xWq1jn<p>Few things in life can really give you that I’m-an-adult jolt like a sudden interest in …

To The Girl Who’s Afraid To Love Again

By Prithvi Madhukar,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1r3DPDd<p>Pain is inevitable, a heartbreak being the worst kind of pain there is. With every heart …

14 Touchdown Worthy Recipes to Devour this Tailgate Season

Calling all newcomers and veterans to one of America’s great pastimes: the tailgate. The season has come to eat, to drink, and to cheer on your favorite team -- all from the comfort of your hatchback.<p>We’ve huddled together to compile a list of touchdown-worthy recipes to ensure that your tailgate …

Sewing Tip: Preparing Your Fabric for Embroidery

Improve your finished embroidery projects before making your first stitch! This fantastic step-by-step guide for preparing your fabric for hand-embroidery from Red Brolly will help get your samplers started off on the right foot. Because, if you’re going to invest so much time and care in a …

How-To: Bohemian Braided Bracelet

I am loving these simple layered bead bracelets by Live In Art. Take a look to see what you already have in your bead collection, and you may be inspired to jump right into this quick and easy project. All you need is some waxed linen cord and some seed beads to get started.<p>Check out the full …

Embroidered Portrait of Biddy The Hedgehog

Have you been following the Instagram hijinks of a globetrotting African pygmy hedgehog named Biddy? If so, then you might recognize him in this exquisite embroidered portrait by Emillie Ferris.<p>It turns out that Ferris has a hedgehog of her own, but since it’s living in her garden, she opted to let …

Process Photos of Julie Sarloutte’s Embroidered Self-Portrait

Artist Julie Sarloutte creates incredible embroidered renderings of images that can be hard to look at.<p>In my work I mix elements of folk and everyday imagery, often violent: disasters, war, urban repression … omnipresent in the media. Reflecting the fascination of the screen, I take the time to …

Sewing Tip: 5 Ways to Hand-Stitch a Hem

While machine sewing is almost always faster, some fabrics or garment styles call for a hand-sewn finish. Give your next sewing project a touch of beautiful old-school elegance with this photo-filled guide from The Coletterie that will walk you through 5 ways to hand-stitch a hem!<p>Think you’re too …

Thread Replaces Paint in the Abstract Work of Nike Schroeder

In embroidery, thread can be used to depict images, just like ink or paint can be used in drawing and painting. Artist Nike Schroeder uses thread to create abstract works that are reminiscent of paint spread across the surface of a canvas.<p>In a recent interview with TextileArtist.org, Schroeder …

The Abstract Textile Art of Sarah Symes

Artist Sarah Symes appears to have bridged the gap between quilting and abstract painting in these stunning textile compositions.<p>Inspired by the people and places that she encounters, Symes uses textiles to express her internal experience of the world.<p>Each piece begins as a sketched idea. I select …

Art Is Powerful, You Just Need To Open Yourself Up To It

By Andrea Zlotowitz,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1r49IRM<p>There isn’t a manual that teaches viewers how to engage with art, so how do people know …

73 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Check out some of our best steak recipes from rib eye to skirt steak, fajitas and skewers on Bon Appétit.

Ribeye

Sesame Noodles with Chili Oil and Scallions

4 Servings<p>Spicy Sichuan pepper will leave your lips buzzing. Use any leftover chili oil from this sesame noodles recipe in dressings or marinades.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 scallions, whites and greens separated, thinly sliced<p>1/2 cup vegetable oil<p>1 tablespoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>2 teaspoons …

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7 High-End Facial Masks That Are Worth The Price

By Chrissy Stockton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1kAahQY<p>When it comes to beauty products, facial masks are my favorite splurge. It’s a power item …

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How A Married Man Helped Me Get My Ex Back

By Terri Trespicio,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1n1Swph<p>“I’ll have him crawling back before the end of the year,” he said.<p>When my boyfriend told …

How Spending Your Day Home In Pajamas Can Sabotage Your Relationship

By Sarah Miller,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1Av3o7b<p>Spending the day in your pajamas can be relaxing, but is it worth it if it’s going to have …

Green Goddess Dip with Endive

This vibrant dip uses creamy avocado and buttermilk to temper the strong flavors of anchovies and fresh herbs.

Rooibos Tea and Grapefruit-Ade

• that's eggy<br>• that's fruity<br>• that's hearty<br>• that's healthy<br>• that's simple<br>• that's a smoothie<br>• that's a casserole<p>that's off the beaten path<br>• that's light<br>• that's packable<br>• that's speedy<br>• that's warming<br>• that's kid-friendly<p>that's comforting<br>• that's quick<br>• that's healthy<br>• that's a sunday dinner classic<br>• that's vegetarian<br>• that's …

Leather Wrap Friendship Bracelets

Take a trip down memory lane with this grown-up twist on a cherished childhood craft: friendship bracelets! These bracelets are made with leather cord and colors of your choice.

Speckled Painted Paper Fans

No need to break a sweat: This stylish DIY fan can be made in just minutes.

5 Inspiring Ways You Can Follow To Start Embracing Yourself

By Kelly Joyce,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1p7aD1w<p>Embracing who you are can be scary, but the benefits of doing so far outweigh the consequences …

Woven Necklace | Say Yes

I’m totally in love with this necklace. A little bit arty, a little bit vintage, and very, very unique. You can guarantee no one will have one exactly like yours! Plus you can make yours even more unique by what you add to it - beads, string, leather. A very on-trend piece that’s perfect to add a bit of boho to any outfit!