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Homemade Apple Cider

Easy3 hours 10 mins<p>There is something so wonderfully nostalgic about cider mulling on the stove, infused with beautiful orange slices, cinnamon …

Cider

Lentils with Cucumbers, Chard, and Poached Egg

4 Servings<p>Calling all savory breakfast people: This beans-and-greens egg bowl is for you. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking class with Sur la Table.<p>January 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar<p>4 large eggs<p>2 cups cooked black lentils, green lentils, or …

Eggs

Detox Your Beauty Routine With 10 Paraben-Free Products

Put the lipstick down, ladies, and read this first. We’re not trying to be the voice of doom here, but since the ’50s, parabens have been widely used in water-based products (like makeup!) to prevent the growth of bacteria and mold. #YUCK. These preservatives are known hormone disruptors — in other …

The Best Mattresses for Couples

Say you’re a petite 5 feet tall, and your partner is a robust 6 feet 2 inches. You sleep on your side, and your partner is a back sleeper. Now, …

Monday Project - Crocheted Fall Leaves

These quick and easy fall leaves are based on a common way of making leaves for Irish crochet. I started out trying to develop them into a maple leaf …

3 Cult-Favorite Korean Beauty Sites We're Crushing On (and How to Shop Them)

Korean women are sources of envy for those vying for flawless porcelain skin, so it should come as no surprise that the country happens to be home to …

Modern Steamer - Large

If you aspire to a cooking style that focuses on clean eating, simple and direct flavors, and ingredients bright with vitality - a good steamer is …

Curries

In the Garden of Sonic Delights

Overview<p><i>In the Garden of Sonic Delights</i> is a major exhibition of sound art woven into the fabric of Westchester County, NY. Centered at Caramoor …

How-To: Crocheted Fox Mason Jar Cozy

I make my cold brew coffee in a mason jar, and, instead of pouring it into a cup, I generally just sip right out of the jar during my morning walk. So, to create a good grip and to help protect the glass while I’m on the move, cozies have become a definite must for my daily routine. This super-cute …

Crafting

These 28 Chairs Prove That Furniture Can Be Art

These 28 creative chairs and armchairs will prove that even something as mundane as a chair can be turned into a work of art in the hands of a …

10 Free Android Apps Everyone Should Download

Every time I get a new Android smartphone or tablet, I install certain apps right away, before I even really start to play with the device — apps I …

#flipshopping: Beach Reads

Inside Flipboard / July 3, 2014<p>Reading outside is one of the greatest parts of summer. Whether you intend to spend some time at the beach, a lake, a …

A giant list of how to clean everything (in one page)

Here is a giant list of what to use to clean almost everywhere in the house. It is Springtime folks!<p>The best part is that it is all on one page so …

Gertie’s Sewing Show

If you’re a fan of Gertie’s New Blog for Better Sewing, you’ll definitely want to check out Gretchen Hirsch’s latest sewing-related project: Gertie’s Sewing Show!<p>Gertie is always fun and charming—I’ve had the pleasure of meeting her at local NYC sewing events and at the Craft and Hobby Association …

Sewing

11 Beauty Uses for Lemons

<b>Clarifying moisturizer:</b> Mix a few drops of coconut water with a few drops of lemon juice. The coconut will hydrate your skin, and lemon will clear and brighten it.<p><b>Elbow and knee bleacher:</b> "If your elbows and knees appear dark, simply rub them with half of a lemon," says Patrice Coleman, owner of …

5 Books Every Creative Business Owner Should Read - Creative Income

As business owners, we all hit highs and low. To stay inspired, read other people’s success stories to find out how they overcome difficulties and …

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

Junk Gypsy sister duo Amie and Jolie Sikes gave Miranda Lambert's 1952 Airstream named Wanda...<p>Ready for spring cleaning? Here's how to clean …

Drizzle pattern by Mel Ski

Craft<p>Knitting<p>Published<p>March 2013<p>Yarn weight<p>Sport (12 wpi)<p>Gauge<p>20 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches<br>in stockinette in the round<p>Needle size<p>US 5 - 3.75 …

The 24 Coolest Small Businesses In Washington, DC

Those changemakers eat, drink, and shop like the rest of us, and local businesses serve up all they could want and more.<p>Washington, D.C.'s bustling small-business scene has everything from a sustainable jewelry store to a coffee shop that uses technology to roast its beans to perfection.

DIY Maxi Skirt with Yoga Style Waistband

The thing I love best about yoga pants, besides how comfy they are, is that big wide band around the waist. I love that there isn’t any elastic, and …

Tutorial Tuesday - Easy DIY Infinity Scarf

For my birthday last month, my best friend Hillary, made me an awesome infinity scarf. Every time I wear it everyone asks “Where did you buy that? I …

Tech, Yeah! Snap a Photo of an Outfit and Get Shoppable Options, ASAP

See something on the street—in a store window, on a stranger on the bus—snap a photo and within seconds shoppable options (sometimes that exact item) …

Tutorial: Asymmetrical knit sheath dress

Liz from Cotton & Curls shows how you can make this asymmetrical knit sheath dress. This is such a versatile dress! It can be worn to a fancy event …

How To Remember People's Names

99 things to do in NYC before you die

New Yorkers live and die for our city. We tolerate and even embrace infinitesimal personal space, endless hustling and rent so high we have to laugh …

East Village

How to make a Bowling Ball Lady Bug - Green Diary - Green Revolution Guide by Dr Prem

Want to make a giant lady bug bowling ball to decorate your garden? Then here is a useful tutorial that would help you out.<p><b>Things you will need</b><p>A …

DIY

How-To: Cut Fabric While Leaving the Pattern Intact

To get the right proportions for my body, I often need to combine characteristics from multiple sizes of the same sewing pattern, so cutting out one size and destroying the rest of the sizes in the process is never a good option for me. (It also seems like such a waste!) Sound familiar? Luckily, …

Sewing

10 New Books You Need to Read This Year

From biographies to technical studies and step-by-step guides, here are 10 books that you should look for in the next few months.<p>Of course, we think you can learn a lot online. But, if you’re looking to take a deeper dive, there is often no substitute for the kind of thoughtful analysis you can get …